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The Best Hardcore Punk Albums of the 1980s by User Score

1.

Hüsker Dü - Zen Arcade
July 1st, 1984
USER SCORE
86
178 reviews

2.

Dead Kennedys - Plastic Surgery Disasters
November 1st, 1982
USER SCORE
86
164 reviews

4.

Bad Brains - Bad Brains
February 1st, 1982
USER SCORE
84
215 reviews

5.

NoMeansNo - Wrong
January 1st, 1989
USER SCORE
83
85 reviews

7.

Minor Threat - Minor Threat
June 1st, 1981
USER SCORE
83
89 reviews

8.

Dead Kennedys - In God We Trust, Inc.
November 1st, 1981
USER SCORE
82
46 reviews

9.

Minor Threat - Out of Step
April 0th, 1983
USER SCORE
82
102 reviews

10.

Misfits - Walk Among Us
March 0th, 1982
USER SCORE
82
97 reviews

11.

Black Flag - My War
March 1st, 1984
USER SCORE
81
119 reviews

12.

Black Flag - Damaged
December 5th, 1981
USER SCORE
81
204 reviews

13.

Melvins - Gluey Porch Treatments
January 1st, 1987
USER SCORE
81
27 reviews

14.

Agent Orange - Living in Darkness
November 0th, 1981
USER SCORE
81
35 reviews

15.

Adolescents - Adolescents
May 1st, 1981
USER SCORE
80
43 reviews

16.

Minor Threat - In My Eyes
December 1st, 1981
USER SCORE
80
25 reviews

17.

Suicidal Tendencies - Suicidal Tendencies
July 5th, 1983
USER SCORE
79
48 reviews

18.

Circle Jerks - Group Sex
October 1st, 1980
USER SCORE
77
26 reviews

19.

Misfits - Earth A.D./Wolfs Blood
December 1st, 1983
USER SCORE
76
65 reviews

21.

Black Flag - Slip It In
December 1st, 1984
USER SCORE
75
44 reviews

22.

Dead Kennedys - Frankenchrist
October 0th, 1985
USER SCORE
75
45 reviews

23.

Bad Brains - I Against I
November 1st, 1986
USER SCORE
74
46 reviews

24.

Hüsker Dü - Everything Falls Apart
January 1st, 1983
USER SCORE
69
31 reviews
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