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The Best Dream Pop Albums of the 1980s

1. My Bloody Valentine - Isn't Anything

My Bloody Valentine - Isn't Anything
November 1, 1988
Critic Score
94
3 reviews

2. Galaxie 500 - On Fire

Galaxie 500 - On Fire
September 1, 1989
Critic Score
92
5 reviews

3. This Mortal Coil - It'll End In Tears

This Mortal Coil - It'll End In Tears
October 1, 1984
Critic Score
90
2 reviews

4. A.R. Kane - 69

A.R. Kane - 69
July 1, 1988
Critic Score
90
2 reviews

5. Cocteau Twins - Head Over Heels

Cocteau Twins - Head Over Heels
October 31, 1983
Critic Score
90
1 review

6. Julee Cruise - Floating into the Night

Julee Cruise - Floating into the Night
September 12, 1989
Critic Score
90
1 review

7. My Bloody Valentine - You Made Me Realise

My Bloody Valentine - You Made Me Realise
August 8, 1988
Critic Score
90
1 review

8. Cocteau Twins - Treasure

Cocteau Twins - Treasure
November 1, 1984
Critic Score
90
1 review

9. This Mortal Coil - Filigree & Shadow

This Mortal Coil - Filigree & Shadow
September 20, 1986
Critic Score
89
2 reviews

10. The Wake - Here Comes Everybody

The Wake - Here Comes Everybody
November 1, 1985
Critic Score
86
2 reviews

11. Cocteau Twins - Blue Bell Knoll

Cocteau Twins - Blue Bell Knoll
September 19, 1988
Critic Score
81
3 reviews

12. The Durutti Column - Vini Reilly

The Durutti Column - Vini Reilly
March 0, 1989
Critic Score
80
1 review

13. The Durutti Column - LC

The Durutti Column - LC
November 0, 1981
Critic Score
80
1 review

14. My Bloody Valentine - Feed Me with Your Kiss

My Bloody Valentine - Feed Me with Your Kiss
October 31, 1988
Critic Score
80
1 review

15. Cocteau Twins - Victorialand

Cocteau Twins - Victorialand
April 14, 1986
Critic Score
80
1 review

16. My Bloody Valentine - Ecstasy

My Bloody Valentine - Ecstasy
November 1, 1987
Critic Score
50
1 review
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