The Best Experimental Rock Albums of All Time by User Score

1. Radiohead - Kid A

Radiohead - Kid A
October 2nd, 2000
USER SCORE
92
2330 reviews

3. David Bowie - Low

David Bowie - Low
January 14th, 1977
USER SCORE
91
798 reviews

4. Swans - Soundtracks For The Blind

Swans - Soundtracks For The Blind
October 22nd, 1996
USER SCORE
91
502 reviews

5. Can - Tago Mago

Can - Tago Mago
February 0th, 1971
USER SCORE
89
294 reviews

6. David Bowie - "Heroes"

David Bowie -
October 14th, 1977
USER SCORE
89
632 reviews

7. The Velvet Underground - White Light/White Heat

The Velvet Underground - White Light/White Heat
January 30th, 1968
USER SCORE
89
557 reviews

8. The Mothers of Invention - Uncle Meat

The Mothers of Invention - Uncle Meat
April 21st, 1969
USER SCORE
88
78 reviews

9. Swans - To Be Kind

Swans - To Be Kind
May 13th, 2014
USER SCORE
88
1249 reviews

10. Can - Ege Bamyasi

Can - Ege Bamyasi
November 1st, 1972
USER SCORE
88
244 reviews

11. David Bowie - Blackstar

David Bowie - Blackstar
January 8th, 2016
USER SCORE
87
1682 reviews

12. Faust - Faust IV

Faust - Faust IV
September 21st, 1973
USER SCORE
87
88 reviews

13. This Heat - Deceit

This Heat - Deceit
January 1st, 1981
USER SCORE
87
123 reviews

14. Portishead - Third

Portishead - Third
April 28th, 2008
USER SCORE
86
455 reviews

15. Mr. Bungle - California

Mr. Bungle - California
July 13th, 1999
USER SCORE
86
108 reviews

16. Boris - Flood

Boris - Flood
December 15th, 2000
USER SCORE
86
87 reviews

18. Todd Rundgren - A Wizard, a True Star

Todd Rundgren - A Wizard, a True Star
March 2nd, 1973
USER SCORE
85
35 reviews

19. The Red Krayola - Parable Of Arable Land

The Red Krayola - Parable Of Arable Land
January 1st, 1967
USER SCORE
85
34 reviews

20. Kayo Dot - Choirs of the Eye

Kayo Dot - Choirs of the Eye
October 21st, 2003
USER SCORE
84
36 reviews

21. Public Image Ltd. - Metal Box

Public Image Ltd. - Metal Box
November 23rd, 1979
USER SCORE
84
107 reviews

22. King Crimson - Larks' Tongues in Aspic

King Crimson - Larks' Tongues in Aspic
March 23rd, 1973
USER SCORE
84
162 reviews

23. Swans - Children of God

Swans - Children of God
January 1st, 1987
USER SCORE
84
223 reviews

24. Faust - Faust

Faust - Faust
September 21st, 1971
USER SCORE
84
72 reviews

25. Neu! - Neu! '75

Neu! - Neu! '75
January 1st, 1975
USER SCORE
84
66 reviews
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