Critic Score
User Score

The Best Alternative Rock Albums of 1998

2.

Katatonia - Discouraged Ones
April 27, 1998
Critic Score
90
1 review

4.

Hum - Downward Is Heavenward
January 27, 1998
Critic Score
87
2 reviews

5.

Soulwax - Much Against Everyone's Advice
January 1, 1998
Critic Score
86
2 reviews

6.

The Afghan Whigs - 1965
October 27, 1998
Critic Score
85
5 reviews

8.

Radiohead - Airbag / How Am I Driving?
April 21, 1998
Critic Score
82
3 reviews

9.

Beck - Mutations
November 3, 1998
Critic Score
81
7 reviews

10.

Fun Lovin' Criminals - 100% Colombian
November 17, 1998
Critic Score
80
2 reviews

11.

Local H - Pack Up the Cats
September 1, 1998
Critic Score
80
1 review

12.

Ash - Nu-Clear Sounds
October 5, 1998
Critic Score
80
3 reviews

13.

Gomez - Bring It On
April 13, 1998
Critic Score
79
6 reviews

14.

Garbage - Version 2.0
May 11, 1998
Critic Score
77
6 reviews

15.

Hole - Celebrity Skin
September 8, 1998
Critic Score
77
6 reviews

17.

PJ Harvey - Is This Desire?
September 29, 1998
Critic Score
76
5 reviews

20.

Sonic Youth - A Thousand Leaves
May 12, 1998
Critic Score
74
6 reviews

21.

Oasis - The Masterplan
November 3, 1998
Critic Score
74
7 reviews

22.

Pearl Jam - Yield
February 3, 1998
Critic Score
73
7 reviews

23.

Mudhoney - Tomorrow Hit Today
September 22, 1998
Critic Score
73
3 reviews

24.

The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion - ACME
October 20, 1998
Critic Score
73
6 reviews

25.

R.E.M. - Up
October 26, 1998
Critic Score
72
7 reviews
NEXT »
MORE GENRES:

Connect with AOTY
Like Us
Follow Us
Become a Donor
Donor badge, no ads + more benefits.
Critic Score
User Score
Advertisement
Advertisement

July Playlist
Forums