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The Best Alternative Rock Albums of the 2000s by User Score

1. Radiohead - In Rainbows

Radiohead - In Rainbows
October 10th, 2007
USER SCORE
92
1797 reviews

2. Wilco - Yankee Hotel Foxtrot

Wilco - Yankee Hotel Foxtrot
April 23rd, 2002
USER SCORE
90
643 reviews

3. Queens of the Stone Age - Songs for the Deaf

Queens of the Stone Age - Songs for the Deaf
August 27th, 2002
USER SCORE
87
445 reviews

5. My Chemical Romance - The Black Parade

My Chemical Romance - The Black Parade
October 23rd, 2006
USER SCORE
85
471 reviews

6. Radiohead - Hail To The Thief

Radiohead - Hail To The Thief
June 10th, 2003
USER SCORE
83
997 reviews

7. Beck - Sea Change

Beck - Sea Change
September 24th, 2002
USER SCORE
82
234 reviews

9. Arctic Monkeys - Favourite Worst Nightmare

Arctic Monkeys - Favourite Worst Nightmare
April 18th, 2007
USER SCORE
82
661 reviews

10. The Strokes - Room on Fire

The Strokes - Room on Fire
October 28th, 2003
USER SCORE
82
453 reviews

11. Brand New - Deja Entendu

Brand New - Deja Entendu
June 17th, 2003
USER SCORE
82
185 reviews

12. PJ Harvey - White Chalk

PJ Harvey - White Chalk
September 25th, 2007
USER SCORE
81
122 reviews

13. Muse - Origin of Symmetry

Muse - Origin of Symmetry
July 17th, 2001
USER SCORE
81
390 reviews

14. Wilco - A Ghost Is Born

Wilco - A Ghost Is Born
June 22nd, 2004
USER SCORE
80
100 reviews

15. Muse - Absolution

Muse - Absolution
September 15th, 2003
USER SCORE
79
351 reviews

16. Blur - Think Tank

Blur - Think Tank
May 6th, 2003
USER SCORE
79
126 reviews

17. Paramore - Brand New Eyes

Paramore - Brand New Eyes
September 29th, 2009
USER SCORE
79
275 reviews

18. Arctic Monkeys - Humbug

Arctic Monkeys - Humbug
August 25th, 2009
USER SCORE
78
521 reviews

19. Wilco - Sky Blue Sky

Wilco - Sky Blue Sky
May 15th, 2007
USER SCORE
78
113 reviews

20. The Killers - Hot Fuss

The Killers - Hot Fuss
June 15th, 2004
USER SCORE
78
376 reviews

21. Beck - Guero

Beck - Guero
March 29th, 2005
USER SCORE
78
127 reviews

22. Muse - Black Holes and Revelations

Muse - Black Holes and Revelations
July 3rd, 2006
USER SCORE
77
388 reviews

24. Beck - Modern Guilt

Beck - Modern Guilt
July 8th, 2008
USER SCORE
75
116 reviews

25. Avril Lavigne - Under my Skin

Avril Lavigne - Under my Skin
May 25th, 2004
USER SCORE
75
130 reviews
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