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

1. Minutemen - Double Nickels on the Dime

Minutemen - Double Nickels on the Dime
July 1st, 1984
USER SCORE
87
122 reviews

3. Wipers - Youth of America

Wipers - Youth of America
March 13th, 1981
USER SCORE
86
37 reviews

4. Big Black - Atomizer

Big Black - Atomizer
January 1st, 1986
USER SCORE
84
80 reviews

5. X - Los Angeles

X - Los Angeles
April 1st, 1980
USER SCORE
84
65 reviews

6. Wipers - Is This Real?

Wipers - Is This Real?
January 19th, 1980
USER SCORE
82
28 reviews

7. The Replacements - Hootenanny

The Replacements - Hootenanny
April 29th, 1983
USER SCORE
82
31 reviews

8. Adolescents - Adolescents

Adolescents - Adolescents
May 1st, 1981
USER SCORE
81
26 reviews

9. Hüsker Dü - Warehouse: Songs and Stories

Hüsker Dü - Warehouse: Songs and Stories
January 5th, 1987
USER SCORE
80
26 reviews

10. Descendents - Milo Goes to College

Descendents - Milo Goes to College
September 12th, 1982
USER SCORE
79
103 reviews

11. Hüsker Dü - Candy Apple Grey

Hüsker Dü - Candy Apple Grey
March 1st, 1986
USER SCORE
79
37 reviews

12. Dead Kennedys - Frankenchrist

Dead Kennedys - Frankenchrist
October 0th, 1985
USER SCORE
77
25 reviews

13. Bad Religion - No Control

Bad Religion - No Control
November 2nd, 1989
USER SCORE
77
34 reviews

14. Flipper - Album - Generic Flipper

Flipper - Album - Generic Flipper
January 1st, 1982
USER SCORE
77
29 reviews

15. The Clash - Combat Rock

The Clash - Combat Rock
May 14th, 1982
USER SCORE
75
108 reviews

16. Ramones - End of the Century

Ramones - End of the Century
February 4th, 1980
USER SCORE
70
27 reviews
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