April 1997 Album Releases

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EP (6)
LP (101)
Single (6)
Apr 22
Yo La Tengo - I Can Hear the Heart Beating as One
Yo La Tengo
I Can Hear the Heart Beating as One
91
critic score
(7)
87
user score
(161)
Apr 7
The Chemical Brothers - Dig Your Own Hole
The Chemical Brothers
Dig Your Own Hole
88
critic score
(7)
84
user score
(109)
Apr 8
Sleater-Kinney - Dig Me Out
Sleater-Kinney
Dig Me Out
87
critic score
(7)
85
user score
(102)
Apr 17
Depeche Mode - Ultra
Depeche Mode
Ultra
66
critic score
(6)
80
user score
(56)
Apr 28
Squarepusher - Hard Normal Daddy
Squarepusher
Hard Normal Daddy
100
critic score
(1)
83
user score
(33)
Apr 8
Third Eye Blind - Third Eye Blind
Third Eye Blind
Third Eye Blind
80
critic score
(1)
82
user score
(24)
Apr 21
Supergrass - In It for the Money
Supergrass
In It for the Money
84
critic score
(8)
80
user score
(20)
Apr 21
The Charlatans - Tellin' Stories
The Charlatans
Tellin' Stories
82
critic score
(3)
74
user score
(11)
Apr 1
Songs: Ohia - Songs: Ohia
Songs: Ohia
Songs: Ohia
80
critic score
(1)
79
user score
(10)
Apr 22
Mary J. Blige - Share My World
Mary J. Blige
Share My World
76
critic score
(4)
72
user score
(10)
Apr 8
GusGus - Polydistortion
GusGus
Polydistortion
87
critic score
(2)
87
user score
(9)
Apr 1
Cyndi Lauper - Sisters of Avalon
Cyndi Lauper
Sisters of Avalon
60
critic score
(1)
82
user score
(8)
Apr 1
Mew - A Triumph for Man
Mew
A Triumph for Man
74
user score
(6)
Apr 1
The Notorious B.I.G. - Hypnotize
The Notorious B.I.G.
Hypnotize
83
critic score
(1)
82
user score
(5)
Apr 1
The Sea and Cake - The Fawn
The Sea and Cake
The Fawn
86
critic score
(2)
81
user score
(5)
Apr 4
INXS - Elegantly Wasted
INXS
Elegantly Wasted
60
critic score
(4)
65
user score
(5)
Apr 7
Within Temptation - Enter
Within Temptation
Enter
71
user score
(5)
Apr 28
Stratovarius - Visions
Stratovarius
Visions
80
critic score
(1)
78
user score
(5)
Apr 15
Bran Van 3000 - Glee
Bran Van 3000
Glee
60
critic score
(1)
58
user score
(4)
Apr 21
Dark Tranquillity - The Mind's I
Dark Tranquillity
The Mind's I
90
critic score
(1)
79
user score
(4)
Apr 22
Jimi Hendrix - First Rays of the New Rising Sun
Jimi Hendrix
First Rays of the New Rising Sun
80
critic score
(2)
85
user score
(4)
Apr 22
Son Volt - Straightaways
Son Volt
Straightaways
54
critic score
(6)
78
user score
(4)
Apr 1
Rammstein - Engel
Rammstein
Engel
50
critic score
(1)
74
user score
(3)
Apr 5
The Bathers - Kelvingrove Baby
The Bathers
Kelvingrove Baby
94
user score
(3)
Apr 22
Man or Astro-man? - 1000X
Man or Astro-man?
1000X
60
critic score
(1)
71
user score
(3)
Apr 22
Smoke City - Flying Away
Smoke City
Flying Away
78
user score
(3)
Apr 22
The Stooges - Raw Power [Iggy Remix]
The Stooges
Raw Power [Iggy Remix]
100
critic score
(1)
94
user score
(3)
Apr 28
Breach - It's Me God
Breach
It's Me God
78
user score
(3)
Apr 5
Fuck - Pardon My French
Fuck
Pardon My French
80
user score
(2)
Apr 7
Gorky's Zygotic Mynci - Barafundle
Gorky's Zygotic Mynci
Barafundle
88
critic score
(4)
77
user score
(2)
Apr 7
The Van Pelt - The Sultans of Sentiment
The Van Pelt
The Sultans of Sentiment
75
critic score
(3)
78
user score
(2)
Apr 15
Ground-Zero - Consume Red
Ground-Zero
Consume Red
97
user score
(2)
Apr 15
Kamelot - Dominion
Kamelot
Dominion
71
user score
(2)
Apr 21
Honey Is Cool - Crazy Love
Honey Is Cool
Crazy Love
80
user score
(2)
Apr 21
Miossec - Baiser
Miossec
Baiser
74
user score
(2)
Apr 22
Marvin Gaye - Vulnerable
Marvin Gaye
Vulnerable
59
critic score
(3)
60
user score
(2)
Apr 22
Pennywise - Full Circle
Pennywise
Full Circle
46
user score
(2)
Apr 22
Fates Warning - A Pleasant Shade of Gray
Fates Warning
A Pleasant Shade of Gray
70
critic score
(2)
77
user score
(2)
Apr 29
The Ataris - Anywhere But Here
The Ataris
Anywhere But Here
60
critic score
(1)
76
user score
(2)
Apr 29
The Folk Implosion - Dare to Be Surprised
The Folk Implosion
Dare to Be Surprised
70
critic score
(2)
73
user score
(2)
Apr 30
John Williams - The Lost World: Jurassic Park
John Williams
The Lost World: Jurassic Park
68
critic score
(2)
72
user score
(2)
Apr 1
Richard Marx - Flesh and Bone
Richard Marx
Flesh and Bone
60
critic score
(1)
60
user score
(1)
Apr 3
Bloodhound Gang - Fire Water Burn
Bloodhound Gang
Fire Water Burn
43
critic score
(1)
55
user score
(1)
Apr 5
The New Christs - Lower Yourself
The New Christs
Lower Yourself
68
user score
(1)
Apr 5
Richard Shindell - Reunion Hill
Richard Shindell
Reunion Hill
60
critic score
(1)
71
user score
(1)
Apr 5
The Dirtys - You Should Be Sinnin'
The Dirtys
You Should Be Sinnin'
69
user score
(1)
Apr 5
Holly Golightly - Painted On
Holly Golightly
Painted On
75
user score
(1)
Apr 5
The Bottle Rockets - 24 Hours a Day
The Bottle Rockets
24 Hours a Day
72
user score
(1)
Apr 5
3Ds - Strange News From the Angels
3Ds
Strange News From the Angels
70
user score
(1)
Apr 5
Richard Thompson - Industry
Richard Thompson
Industry
67
user score
(1)
Apr 7
Enslaved - Eld
Enslaved
Eld
50
critic score
(1)
85
user score
(1)
Apr 7
Bis - The New Transistor Heroes
Bis
The New Transistor Heroes
74
critic score
(3)
60
user score
(1)
Apr 8
Us3 - Broadway & 52nd
Us3
Broadway & 52nd
50
critic score
(1)
90
user score
(1)
Apr 8
KISS - Greatest Kiss
KISS
Greatest Kiss
70
user score
(1)
Apr 8
Slotek - 7
Slotek
7
80
critic score
(1)
57
user score
(1)
Apr 9
Every Little Thing - Everlasting
Every Little Thing
Everlasting
69
user score
(1)
Apr 15
Artifacts - That's Them
Artifacts
That's Them
67
user score
(1)
Apr 15
Sevendust - Sevendust
Sevendust
Sevendust
60
critic score
(1)
50
user score
(1)
Apr 15
Slo Burn - Amusing the Amazing
Slo Burn
Amusing the Amazing
79
user score
(1)
Apr 16
Rie Tomosaka - Un
Rie Tomosaka
Un
67
user score
(1)
Apr 21
The Brand New Heavies - Shelter
The Brand New Heavies
Shelter
60
critic score
(1)
70
user score
(1)
Apr 22
Altered Images - I Could Be Happy: The Best of Altered Images
Altered Images
I Could Be Happy: The Best of Altered Images
90
critic score
(1)
80
user score
(1)
Apr 28
Karate - In Place of Real Insight
Karate
In Place of Real Insight
80
user score
(1)
Apr 29
Cheap Trick - Cheap Trick
Cheap Trick
Cheap Trick
69
critic score
(2)
50
user score
(1)
Apr 1
Lit - Tripping the Light Fantastic
Lit
Tripping the Light Fantastic
80
critic score
(1)
Apr 1
Verbena - Souls for Sale
Verbena
Souls for Sale
80
critic score
(1)
Apr 1
John Fahey - The Mill Pond
John Fahey
The Mill Pond
50
critic score
(1)
Apr 1
Bob Carlisle - Butterfly Kisses
Bob Carlisle
Butterfly Kisses
18
critic score
(1)
Apr 1
These Animal Men - Accident & Emergency
These Animal Men
Accident & Emergency
85
critic score
(2)
Apr 1
The Herbaliser - Blow Your Headphones
The Herbaliser
Blow Your Headphones
73
critic score
(3)
Apr 8
Boz Scaggs - Come On Home
Boz Scaggs
Come On Home
70
critic score
(2)
Apr 8
Helium - No Guitars
Helium
No Guitars
82
critic score
(2)
Apr 8
Dwindle - Recently Okay
Dwindle
Recently Okay
60
critic score
(1)
Apr 8
Clay Walker - Rumor Has It
Clay Walker
Rumor Has It
60
critic score
(1)
Apr 8
Alabama - Dancin' on the Boulevard
Alabama
Dancin' on the Boulevard
49
critic score
(2)
Apr 8
Ace Frehley - 12 Picks
Ace Frehley
12 Picks
78
critic score
(2)
Apr 8
Tarnation - Mirador
Tarnation
Mirador
50
critic score
(1)
Apr 8
Silkworm - Developer
Silkworm
Developer
60
critic score
(1)
Apr 14
Cast - Mother Nature Calls
Cast
Mother Nature Calls
63
critic score
(3)
Apr 15
Julie Miller - Blue Pony
Julie Miller
Blue Pony
95
critic score
(2)
Apr 15
Shonen Knife - Brand New Knife
Shonen Knife
Brand New Knife
67
critic score
(2)
Apr 22
John Zorn - Filmworks IV: S/M + More
John Zorn
Filmworks IV: S/M + More
60
critic score
(1)
Apr 22
Mike Patton - Pranzo Oltranzista
Mike Patton
Pranzo Oltranzista
60
critic score
(1)
Apr 22
Zhané - Saturday Night
Zhané
Saturday Night
60
critic score
(1)
Apr 22
Little Texas - Little Texas
Little Texas
Little Texas
80
critic score
(1)
Apr 22
Joe Diffie - Twice Upon a Time
Joe Diffie
Twice Upon a Time
50
critic score
(1)
Apr 22
Delerium - Karma
Delerium
Karma
86
critic score
(3)
Apr 22
Anita Cochran - Back to You
Anita Cochran
Back to You
82
critic score
(2)
Apr 22
Heavy D - Waterbed Hev
Heavy D
Waterbed Hev
68
critic score
(2)
Apr 22
Bekka & Billy - Bekka & Billy
Bekka & Billy
Bekka & Billy
68
critic score
(2)
Apr 22
Ani DiFranco - Living in Clip
Ani DiFranco
Living in Clip
87
critic score
(3)
Apr 22
Radish - Restraining Bolt
Radish
Restraining Bolt
62
critic score
(3)
Apr 22
Poster Children - RTFM
Poster Children
RTFM
75
critic score
(2)
Apr 22
The Jayhawks - Sound of Lies
The Jayhawks
Sound of Lies
65
critic score
(6)
Apr 27
Archer Prewitt - In the Sun
Archer Prewitt
In the Sun
80
critic score
(1)
Apr 29
Kathy Troccoli - Love & Mercy
Kathy Troccoli
Love & Mercy
80
critic score
(1)
Apr 29
Craw - Map, Monitor, Surge
Craw
Map, Monitor, Surge
69
critic score
(2)
Apr 29
Indigo Girls - Shaming of the Sun
Indigo Girls
Shaming of the Sun
58
critic score
(3)
Apr 29
Lynyrd Skynyrd - Twenty
Lynyrd Skynyrd
Twenty
40
critic score
(1)
Apr 29
Galaxie 500 - Copenhagen
Galaxie 500
Copenhagen
74
critic score
(2)
Apr 29
Automatic - Transmitter
Automatic
Transmitter
58
critic score
(1)

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