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The Best Gothic Rock Albums of the 1980s by User Score

1. The Cure - Pornography

The Cure - Pornography
May 3rd, 1982
USER SCORE
85
235 reviews

2. Bauhaus - In the Flat Field

Bauhaus - In the Flat Field
October 1st, 1980
USER SCORE
84
91 reviews

3. Siouxsie and the Banshees - Tinderbox

Siouxsie and the Banshees - Tinderbox
April 22nd, 1986
USER SCORE
84
25 reviews

4. Siouxsie and the Banshees - Juju

Siouxsie and the Banshees - Juju
June 6th, 1981
USER SCORE
83
58 reviews

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

This Mortal Coil - It'll End In Tears
October 1st, 1984
USER SCORE
82
50 reviews

7. The Sisters of Mercy - Floodland

The Sisters of Mercy - Floodland
November 13th, 1987
USER SCORE
80
31 reviews

8. Bauhaus - Mask

Bauhaus - Mask
October 10th, 1981
USER SCORE
78
31 reviews

9. The Sisters of Mercy - First and Last and Always

The Sisters of Mercy - First and Last and Always
March 11th, 1985
USER SCORE
78
26 reviews

10. Bauhaus - The Sky's Gone Out

Bauhaus - The Sky's Gone Out
October 1st, 1982
USER SCORE
77
27 reviews

11. Dead Can Dance - Dead Can Dance

Dead Can Dance - Dead Can Dance
February 27th, 1984
USER SCORE
76
26 reviews

12. Cocteau Twins - Garlands

Cocteau Twins - Garlands
September 1st, 1982
USER SCORE
66
37 reviews

13. Swans - The Burning World

Swans - The Burning World
January 1st, 1989
USER SCORE
63
92 reviews
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