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

1. Sonic Youth - Sister

Sonic Youth - Sister
June 1st, 1987
USER SCORE
87
194 reviews

3. Sonic Youth - EVOL

Sonic Youth - EVOL
May 1st, 1986
USER SCORE
84
164 reviews

5. Big Black - Songs About Fucking

Big Black - Songs About Fucking
January 1st, 1987
USER SCORE
81
124 reviews

6. Swans - Filth

Swans - Filth
January 1st, 1983
USER SCORE
77
245 reviews

8. Flipper - Album - Generic Flipper

Flipper - Album - Generic Flipper
January 1st, 1982
USER SCORE
75
29 reviews

9. Sonic Youth - Bad Moon Rising

Sonic Youth - Bad Moon Rising
March 1st, 1985
USER SCORE
75
92 reviews

10. Swans - Young God

Swans - Young God
February 7th, 1984
USER SCORE
74
29 reviews

11. Slint - Tweez

Slint - Tweez
January 1st, 1989
USER SCORE
74
76 reviews

12. Swans - Holy Money

Swans - Holy Money
January 1st, 1986
USER SCORE
74
110 reviews

13. Swans - Cop

Swans - Cop
May 1st, 1984
USER SCORE
73
133 reviews

14. Sonic Youth - Confusion is Sex

Sonic Youth - Confusion is Sex
February 1st, 1983
USER SCORE
72
80 reviews

15. Swans - Greed

Swans - Greed
January 1st, 1986
USER SCORE
69
107 reviews
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