Arcade Fire - Neon Bible Indie Rock from Canada following Springsteen and Bowie80
Editors - An End Has Start From "the pop side of Interpol" to the "new U2"80
Radiohead - In Rainbows Not their best, two or three songs are forgettabile but is a high-level album,as usual.78
Klaxons - Myths Of The Near Future Labelled "New Rave", instead is a good mix of Dance-Punk,Indie Rock and Pop.77
Nine Inch Nails - Year Zero Industrial Rock is dead, Trent play with samples, hard electronic and melody76
Sigur Ros - Hvarf/Heim Great "compilation" project for the icelandic band with three new beautiful songs.76
Arctic Monkeys - Favourite Worst Nightmare Good second album for the "new band of 2006", it could be worse.75
Parts And Labor - Mapmaker Unique sound for this band, noise,speed drums,melody, 80 college rock all mixed.75
Modest Mouse - We Were Dead Before.. Sailing a boat in the indie-rock waters74
Ulver - Shadows Of The Sun Atmosphere and expanded melodies in the new Ulver s album, as always beautiful.74
Il Teatro Degli Orrori - Dell Impero Delle Tenebre Italian alternative rock73
The Shins - Wincing The Night Away Pure indie Pop with a look at Beach Boys and The Smiths.73
The Dillinger Escape Plan - Ire Works Again a great album from the mathcore band but could be a bit "extreme" for someone.73
Interpol - Our Love To Admire Third difficult album, isn t their best but remains good for the indie/dark-wave band72
The Soulsavers - It s Not How Far You Fall, It s The Way You Land Mark Lanegan and others for a good project with Soul,Electronica and Rock vibes72
Burial - Untrue One of the best "electronic" album of the year, dubstep with hot soul voices.72
Battles - Mirrored Math-Rock, original and ossessive songs, as "Atlas" show.71
Grinderman - s/t Nick Cave project, ultraloud and dirty acid blues71
Kanye West - Graduation Maybe the greatest mainstream rapper of last years, Graduation is the confirmation71
The Field - From Here We Go Sublime LSD Electronic Trance71
The Horrors - s\t Indie kids under goth clothes play with garage rock, Bauhaus and Cramps71
The National - Boxer Again a great album, mix of post-punk and something more singer/songwriter71
Bloc Party - A Weekend In The City Not good as Silent Alarm for sure but nice album from the indie rock/dance-punk kids70
Dinosaur Jr. - Beyond A nice come-back for one of the most important bands of last two decades70
Hellyeah - Hellyeah Pantera+Mudvayne=Southern Groove Metal, nice try.70
Idlewild - Make Another World Again a nice but average album from the pop rock band from Edinburgh70
Justice - + After Daft Punk, again "French House" with more hard slap bass70
Patrick Wolf - The Magic Position Good return for the English songwriter that love Pop and Electronica70
Rishloo - Eidolon A good mix of Dredg, Tool, System Of A Down and A Perfect Circle70
Silversun Pickups - Caravan Sound like an indie version of 90s Smashing Pumpkins, and this is good.70
Uochi Toki + Eterea - La Chiave Del 20 Italian alternative rap 70
The Warlocks - Heavy Deavy Skull Lover A great psychedelic, ossessive but accessible trip from California70
!!! - Myth Takes Hyped album after the great "Louden Up Now", not so good but nice funk-disco-punk69
Band Of Horses - Cease To Begin After "Everything All The Time",another good album of simple Indie Rock made in USA.69
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club - Baby 81 Less Folk than "Howl" this is a nice return to Garage-Psychedelic-Rock69
Cold War Kids - Robbers & Cowards One of the biggest surprise of the new USA Indie Rock scene.69
Hurt - Vol. II Return after the good Vol.1 for the Acoustic/Post-Grunge version of Tool69
Maximo Park - Our Earthly Pleasures Sophomore album for the UK indie rock band, not at the level of A Certain Trigger69
Okkervil River - The Stage Names More "happy" sounds for the indie folk rock band69
Satellite Party - Ultra Playloaded Perry Farrell project with friends a mix of genres : rock,alternative,funk,psichedelia69
The White Stripes - Icky Thump Crazy return after the not so good "Get Behind Me Satan".69
The Twang - Love It When I Feel Like This Good debut album of Uk rock with some Baggy/Madchester vibes69
The Wombats - Proudly Present A Guide To Love.. Nice and catchy debut for one of the best Arctic Monkeys disciples69
Subsonica - L Eclissi They return with their best album (with Microchip Emozionale).Italian Electro-Poprock69
El-P - I ll Sleep When You re Dead Good alternative rap album for El-P with collaboration of some big names68
Enter Shikari - Take To The Skies A noisy mix of metalcore and trance, original but too much ingenuous68
Down - Down III: Over the Under A good return for the side-project of Pantera lead singer, powerful Southern Metal.68
Wu Tang Clan - 8 Diagrams The 90s rap "group" return after 6 years with a good album.68
65 Days Of Static - The Destruction Of Small Ideas Nice return after the good "One Time for All Time", post-rock and electronica67
Patti Smith - Twelve A lot of collaborations in this cover album for the poet of Rock67
Queens Of The Stone Age - Era Vulgaris After the huge RR,SFTD and the less good LTP, they return with a so-so album.67
The Hives - The Black And White Album Always the good Hives sound but when they will release a true masterpiece?67
Oceansize - Frames Good album for the new-prog rock band, full of beautiful songs.67
Blonde Redhead - Twenty Three Italian-NY band, nice indie rock album.66
Foo Fighters - Echoes, Silence, Patience & Grace An average-nice album full of 70 ballads mixed with hard rock for the Foo Fighters.66
Smashing Pumpkins - Zeitgeist maybe the return of the year, it could be worse but 90 Smashing are much far.66
Travis - The Boy With No Name Nothing special or nothing new for the Scottish band great in late 90 and early 00.66
Verdena - Requiem Italian alternative Rock band continue to release good albums.66
Wilco - Sky Blue Sky A small delusion for the new album of the great American indie rock-folk band.66
Cherry Ghost - 4 AM Good debut album of adult indie-rock.A bit R.E.M., a bit Wilco.66
Dave Gahan - Hourglass Not a bad album of ice/hot Electro-poprock, but far from best Depeche Mode works.66
The Killers - Sawdust Great track with Lou Reed and a lot of average Killers s songs66
Bruce Springsteen - Magic A nice return to a more "rock" oriented sound but so far from his best works.65
Kings Of Leon - Because Of The Times Third studio album for the band that mix Southern,blues and Rock, not bad.65
Marilyn Manson - Eat Me, Drink Me A return to something more serious, with slower, darker and less industrial songs.65
The View - Hats Off to the Buskers Nice debut for one of the many Uk indie rock/punk bands65
Clap You Hands Say Yeah - Some Loud Thunder Delusion for the indie-rock band. It isn t so bad but the last one was so better.65
iLiKETRAiNS - Elegies to Lessons Learnt Nice but a bit boring album from the dark/post-rock band.65
Avenged Sevenfold - Avenged Sevenfold City Of Evil was very good. This time return with a too much radio-friendly album.65
Electric Wizard - Witchcult Today Not good as 2000 s Dopethrone for the Doom Metal band influenced by Black Sabbath.65
Air - Pocket Symphony Moon Safari was a masterpiece, the last release isn t nothing special.64
Alter Bridge - Blackbird Nice new album for the semi-Creed band, always on their standards.64
Art Brut - It s a Bit Complicated The debut of this ironic Indie/Post-punk band was really nice, this one a bit less64
Babyshambles - Shotter s Nation As the debut is nice but nothing really memorable.Pete did his better with Libertines.64
Ben Harper - Lifeline Ben continue to release good albums but he lose his 90 groove.64
Giardini di Mirņ - Dividing Opinions Italian indie-post rock band, nice album with beautiful atmospheres64
The Good, The Bad And The Queen - s/t an other project of Damon Albarn, a bit boring.64
The New Pornographers - Challengers Not good as Twin Cinema but always a good mix of indie rock and pop melodies64
Serj Tankian - Elect The Dead Not a lot of new ideas from S.O.A.D. singer but the same great voice.64
Turin Brakes - Dark On Fire Again an almost perfect pop rock album, but again nothing really new.64
Ash - Twilight of the Innocents Passable new album for the power-pop Uk band successful in late 90 and early 0063
Bad Brains - Built A Nation Return for the seminal crossover/hardcore punk/jamaican 80 band.63
Liars - Liars Their "pop" album isn t so pop and isn t so good, better their early works.63
Manic Street Preachers - Send Away the Tigers The return of one of the greatest brit rockers of 90, nothing so new or beautiful.63
Velvet Revolver - Libertad Second album for the mix of GNR and SP, continue to their hard rock.63
Jimmy Eat World - Chase This Light Again a nice album for the emo / alternative rock band.63
Garbage - Absolute Garbage The greatest hits, new song is really ugly but they did something good in 90.62
LCD Soundsystem - Sound of Silver Delusion for the dance-punk genius, nothing good as debut album.62
Madina Lake - From Them, Through Us, To You Mediocre punk-pop album with nothing memorable62
Super Furry Animals - Hey Venus! Heroes of the post-britpop era (lare 90) return with a mediocre album.62
Stereophonics - Pull the Pin A bit more "Rock" than other works, but nothing new. They was good in late 90.62
Electric Six - I Shall Exterminate Everything& "Fire" was a big surprise.This continue with ironic disco-rock but with less conviction.61
Hard-Fi - Once Upon a Time in the West Again the catchy mix of Clash and pop sounds, but when something new or different?61
Kaiser Chiefs - Your Truly, Anbry Mob After a fresh and young debut an album with only some nice melodies, nothing more61
Korn - Untitled A small change of style but they will never return the great and influent band of 90.61
Scorpions - Humanity - Hour 1 Again a Scorpions album, they continue to play well but always the same music.61
Blaqk Audio - CexCells Side Project of A.F.I. singer that play with 80 electro-pop.60
Bright Eyes - Cassadaga Isn t good as last albums, small delusion.60
Explosions In The Sky - All Of A Sudden I Miss Everyone "The Earth Is Not a Cold Dead Place" was a great album, this one is just mediocre.60
Porcupine Tree - Fear Of A Blank Planet They did some great albums in their career but this one isn t for sure their best.60
The Ataris - Welcome the Night More "rock" oriented than usual for the punk-pop band.60
The Used - Lies For The Liars One of earliest bands of the new wave of Emo-core/pop with a so-so album.60
VHS Or Beta - Bring on the Comets Nice Dance-Punk with some House vibes, but all really anonymous.60
Coheed and Cambria - Good Apollo, Volume Two They are good players but have one big problem : the hateful voice! Not so bad at all.60
Reverend and The Makers - State of Things Fresh pop/dance/rock/funk album, but all sounds too much little serious60
Gogol Bordello - Super Taranta! The new album of the most famous Gypsy punk band, nothing special59
Rilo Kiley - Under the Blacklight The band of Jenny Lewis with an innocuous indie pop rock album.59
Tomahawk - Anonymous Pretentious opera for the genius Mike Patton, but this time is really useless.59
Puscifer - V Is For Vagina The worst Maynard project, a bit of electronica/slow industrial, wait new Tool/APC59
Architecture in Helsinki - Places Like This In Case We Die was good, this one is nothing special mix of avant-folk-pop58
Funeral For A Friend - Tales Don t Tell Themselves A lot more pop-rock oriented than last works for the post-hardcore band.58
Paramore - RIOT! Punk-Pop with girl at voice?not excatly the best rock band around.58
Static-X - Cannibal One of the biggest band of nu metal/industrial return with a useless album.58
She Wants Revenge - This Is Forever The debut was quite good, this new don t add nothing to their dark-synth-rock sound.58
Bjork - Volta in 90 she was really good, now this album is nothing special.57
Good Charlotte - Good Morning Revival Changed their pop-punk in a electropop-punk, a bit better than last but always bad.57
Lifehouse - Who We Are If you like pure Rock/Pop FM you will like it, otherwise this album is useless57
Nightwish - Dark Passion Play With the new singer is all more catchy and pop.Good for under 18.57
The Chemical Brothers - We Are the Night They have lost almost all of their power,groove and energy.57
Angels & Airwaves - I-Empire The debut was quite decent this one repeat the same things with less idea.57
Puddle Of Mudd - Famous Come Clean was good, but this one sounds all "already listened".56
Saliva - Blood Stained Love Story Always the same useless mix of nu metal and post-grunge.56
Atreyu - Lead Sails Paper Anchor More variety of sounds but again a bad album, for the ex-metalcore band.56
The Last Goodnight - Poison Kiss An album of innocuous Pop/Rock for charts.Some catchy melodies and nothing more.56
Atreyu - The Best of& One of the biggest new-metalcore band, is a mix of their worst songs.55
Bon Jovi - Lost Highway 80 Bon Jovi were good but now always the same things, this time with more Country.55
Korn - MTV Unplugged Useless live unplugged for a band that always loved play "plugged" 55
The Almost - Southern Weather Singer from the screamo/metalcore band Underoath turn in punk-pop.55
The Stooges - Weirdness The return of one of the most important bands of all-time with an useless album.55
Mika - Life in Cartoon Motion the 2007 pop surprise,Bee-Gees meets freddy Mercury, some catcy songs, no more.54
Sum 41 - Underclass Hero Return with a more heavy album but always on their innocuous pop-punk style.54
Linkin Park - Minutes to Midnight Less heavy, less energy for the Nu Metal / Pop bestseller band53
Rooney - Calling the World Sound like a young band that want to make pop-rock only for charts.53
The Academy Is& - Santi Useless and anonymous punk-pop52
Unwritten Law - The Hit List The greatest hits of a nothing special band that mix post-grunge and pop-punk.52
Chris Cornell - Carry On Awful second album for the ex-great singer of Soundgarden (and Audioslave)50
Fall Out Boy - Infinity on High Awful album, awful punk-pop band.Only for pop listeners or Emo-kids.49
Donnas - Bitchin Simple one of the worst album of the year : plastic-girl-pop-metal47