The Best Alternative Rock Albums of 1992

1. R.E.M. - Automatic for the People

R.E.M. - Automatic for the People
October 5, 1992
Critic Score
100
5 reviews

2. PJ Harvey - Dry

PJ Harvey - Dry
June 30, 1992
Critic Score
93
4 reviews

3. Ween - Pure Guava

Ween - Pure Guava
November 15, 1992
Critic Score
92
2 reviews

4. Manic Street Preachers - Generation Terrorists

Manic Street Preachers - Generation Terrorists
February 10, 1992
Critic Score
90
3 reviews

5. Cracker - Cracker

Cracker - Cracker
March 10, 1992
Critic Score
90
2 reviews

6. Soul Asylum - Grave Dancers Union

Soul Asylum - Grave Dancers Union
October 6, 1992
Critic Score
90
2 reviews

7. The Afghan Whigs - Congregation

The Afghan Whigs - Congregation
January 31, 1992
Critic Score
90
1 review

8. Urge Overkill - Stull EP

Urge Overkill - Stull EP
October 10, 1992
Critic Score
90
1 review

9. Catherine Wheel - Ferment

Catherine Wheel - Ferment
June 9, 1992
Critic Score
90
1 review

10. Sonic Youth - Dirty

Sonic Youth - Dirty
July 21, 1992
Critic Score
89
6 reviews

11. Babes in Toyland - Fontanelle

Babes in Toyland - Fontanelle
August 11, 1992
Critic Score
86
2 reviews

12. The Lemonheads - It's a Shame About Ray

The Lemonheads - It's a Shame About Ray
June 2, 1992
Critic Score
85
2 reviews

13. Sugar - Copper Blue

Sugar - Copper Blue
September 4, 1992
Critic Score
85
7 reviews

14. Buffalo Tom - Let Me Come Over

Buffalo Tom - Let Me Come Over
March 10, 1992
Critic Score
85
2 reviews

15. L7 - Bricks Are Heavy

L7 - Bricks Are Heavy
April 14, 1992
Critic Score
83
3 reviews

16. Faith No More - Angel Dust

Faith No More - Angel Dust
June 8, 1992
Critic Score
83
5 reviews

17. Blind Melon - Blind Melon

Blind Melon - Blind Melon
September 22, 1992
Critic Score
82
2 reviews

18. They Might Be Giants - Apollo 18

They Might Be Giants - Apollo 18
March 24, 1992
Critic Score
81
3 reviews

19. Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Henry's Dream

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Henry's Dream
April 27, 1992
Critic Score
81
5 reviews

20. Nirvana - Lithium

Nirvana - Lithium
June 13, 1992
Critic Score
80
1 review

21. Alice in Chains - SAP

Alice in Chains - SAP
February 4, 1992
Critic Score
80
1 review

22. Morrissey - Your Arsenal

Morrissey - Your Arsenal
July 27, 1992
Critic Score
79
7 reviews

23. Tori Amos - Little Earthquakes

Tori Amos - Little Earthquakes
January 13, 1992
Critic Score
79
6 reviews

24. Nirvana - Incesticide

Nirvana - Incesticide
December 14, 1992
Critic Score
77
5 reviews

25. 4 Non Blondes - Bigger, Better, Faster, More!

4 Non Blondes - Bigger, Better, Faster, More!
October 13, 1992
Critic Score
76
2 reviews
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