"I'm making good friends with you. When you're shaking your good frame"

- Pixies

 

Swans United States 

The best album by Swans is The Seer which is ranked number 468 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 3,377.

Swans is ranked number 193 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 10,077.

Members who like this artist also like: My Bloody Valentine, Pixies and Joy Division.

Upcoming concerts

Nov
23
Sun
Store Vega
KĂžbenhavn V
Denmark. Denmark
Swans
Tickets from EUR 73.82
(14 tickets available).
Buy tickets
Discover more upcoming concerts

Listen to Swans on YouTube

Loading content from YouTube...

Swans best albums

The following albums by Swans are ranked highest in the greatest album charts:

Sort byOverall Rank | Number of Charts | Average Rating | Number of Ratings | Release Date | Title
RankAlbumArtist
1.

The SeerUnited States Swans
Year of Release:2012Appears in:180 charts
Rank in 2012:7Rank Score:3,450
Rank in 2010s31Overall Rank:462
Average Rating: 81/100 (251 votes)
Comments: 25 comments
Download / Buy The Seer on MP3:
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
2.

To Be KindUnited States Swans
Year of Release:2014Appears in:159 charts
Rank in 2014:1Rank Score:2,384
Rank in 2010s43Overall Rank:641
Average Rating: 81/100 (238 votes)
Comments: 53 comments
Download / Buy To Be Kind on MP3:
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
3.

Soundtracks For The BlindUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1996Appears in:79 charts
Rank in 1996:24Rank Score:1,522
Rank in 1990s221Overall Rank:964
Average Rating: 81/100 (111 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
Download / Buy Soundtracks For The Blind on MP3:
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
4.

Children Of GodUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1987Appears in:54 charts
Rank in 1987:31Rank Score:866
Rank in 1980s250Overall Rank:1,532
Average Rating: 79/100 (87 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
Download / Buy Children Of God on MP3:
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
5.

White Light From The Mouth Of InfinityUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1991Appears in:43 charts
Rank in 1991:58Rank Score:339
Rank in 1990s718Overall Rank:3,308
Average Rating: 77/100 (68 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
Download / Buy White Light From The Mouth Of Infinity on MP3:
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
6.

The Great AnnihilatorUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1995Appears in:30 charts
Rank in 1995:84Rank Score:324
Rank in 1990s740Overall Rank:3,441
Average Rating: 79/100 (57 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
Download / Buy The Great Annihilator on MP3:
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
7.

My Father Will Guide Me Up A Rope To The SkyUnited States Swans
Year of Release:2010Appears in:39 charts
Rank in 2010:74Rank Score:320
Rank in 2010s301Overall Rank:3,470
Average Rating: 74/100 (77 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
Download / Buy My Father Will Guide Me Up A Rope To The Sky on MP3:
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
8.

FilthUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1983Appears in:27 charts
Rank in 1983:64Rank Score:261
Rank in 1980s649Overall Rank:4,084
Average Rating: 73/100 (69 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
Download / Buy Filth on MP3:
No MP3 preview available.
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
9.

Swans Are DeadUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1998Appears in:6 charts
Rank in 1998:148Rank Score:141
Rank in 1990s1,423Overall Rank:6,601
Average Rating: 76/100 (16 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
Download / Buy Swans Are Dead on MP3:
No MP3 preview available.
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
10.

CopUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1984Appears in:19 charts
Rank in 1984:107Rank Score:132
Rank in 1980s1,080Overall Rank:6,918
Average Rating: 72/100 (44 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
Download / Buy Cop on MP3:
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
Overall band rank: 193

This may not be a complete discography for Swans. This listing only shows those albums by this artist that appear in at least one chart on this site. If an album is 'missing' that you think deserves to be here, you can include it in your own chart from the My Charts page!

Swans best tracks

The best tracks by Swans are listed below:

#TrackRating
1.Oxygen
(from the album To Be Kind)
88/100 (66 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
Amazon MP3
iTunes
2.She Loves Us!
(from the album To Be Kind)
88/100 (66 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
Amazon MP3
iTunes
3.Screen Shot
(from the album To Be Kind)
87/100 (75 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
Amazon MP3
iTunes
4.A Little God In My Hands
(from the album To Be Kind)
87/100 (73 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
Amazon MP3
iTunes
5.A Piece Of The Sky
(from the album The Seer)
87/100 (53 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
Amazon MP3
iTunes
6.Bring The Sun" / "Toussaint L'Ouverture
(from the album To Be Kind)
86/100 (71 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
Amazon MP3
iTunes
7.Lunacy
(from the album The Seer)
86/100 (57 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
Amazon MP3
iTunes
8.Songs For A Warrior
(from the album The Seer)
85/100 (55 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
Amazon MP3
iTunes
9.To Be Kind
(from the album To Be Kind)
85/100 (63 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
Amazon MP3
iTunes
10.Nathalie Neal
(from the album To Be Kind)
85/100 (59 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
Amazon MP3
iTunes
11.The Apostate
(from the album The Seer)
84/100 (47 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
Amazon MP3
iTunes
12.Kirsten Supine
(from the album To Be Kind)
84/100 (58 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
Amazon MP3
iTunes
13.Just A Little Boy (For Chester Burnett)
(from the album To Be Kind)
84/100 (66 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
Amazon MP3
iTunes
14.The Seer
(from the album The Seer)
84/100 (51 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
Amazon MP3
iTunes
15.The Seer Returns
(from the album The Seer)
84/100 (54 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
Amazon MP3
iTunes
16.Avatar
(from the album The Seer)
84/100 (51 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
Amazon MP3
iTunes
17.The Sound
(from the album Soundtracks For The Blind)
84/100 (19 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
Amazon MP3
iTunes
18.Mother Of The World
(from the album The Seer)
83/100 (55 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
Amazon MP3
iTunes
19.Some Things We Do
(from the album To Be Kind)
82/100 (61 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
Amazon MP3
iTunes
20.The Beautiful Days
(from the album Soundtracks For The Blind)
82/100 (16 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
Amazon MP3
iTunes

Related links: top tracks of all time.

Swans ratings

Average Rating: 
79/100 (from 41 votes)
  Ratings distribution  Average Rating = (n ÷ (n + m)) × av + (m ÷ (n + m)) × AV
where:
av = trimmed mean average rating an item has currently received.
n = number of ratings an item has currently received.
m = minimum number of ratings required for an item to appear in a 'top-rated' chart (currently 10).
AV = the site mean average rating.

Showing latest 5 ratings for this artist. | Show all 41 ratings for this artist.

Rating
Date logged
Member
No. artist ratings
Avg. artist rating
 
85/100
10/09/2014 12:29
73/100
 
75/100
10/07/2014 09:43
82/100
 
100/100
09/23/2014 14:42
  Ratings distribution 1 rating
100/100
 
70/100
09/20/2014 21:06
  Ratings distribution 7 ratings
79/100
 
100/100
08/27/2014 21:11
  Ratings distribution 8 ratings
88/100

Related links: top artists of all time.

Please log in or register if you want to be able to leave a rating.

Swans favourites

Showing all 13 members who have added this artist as a favourite

Goodsir ThePurpleOne Shushhush donascimiento jlee-blue
jeremylannister thejoj96
zonrod

Swans comments

Showing all 6 comments | Most Helpful First | Newest First
(Only showing comments with -2 votes or higher. You can alter this threshold from your profile page. Manage Profile)

From PrinterCat 10/19/2014 09:46
Eccentric material, but it's definitely worth a listen.
Helpful?  (Log in to vote) | 0 votes (0 helpful | 0 unhelpful)
Rating:  
100/100
From diguhba 09/23/2014 14:42
best band to discover discography
Helpful?  (Log in to vote) | 0 votes (0 helpful | 0 unhelpful)
Rating:  
100/100
From Floydian567 06/10/2014 09:07
Swans are the greatest thing that is criminally underrated here, god damn!
Helpful?  (Log in to vote) | +1 votes (3 helpful | 2 unhelpful)
Rating:  
100/100
From Kalos 11/22/2013 22:02
beyond the rock music itself..so intense..seen them last summer in Catania..the best show I've seen so far..
Helpful?  (Log in to vote) | +1 votes (1 helpful | 0 unhelpful)
From SquishypuffDave 01/24/2013 09:12
No bloody way The Seer is #1 Swans album.
Helpful?  (Log in to vote) | +4 votes (7 helpful | 3 unhelpful)
Rating:  
75/100
From cartoken 12/08/2012 16:39
The most underrated influential band.
Helpful?  (Log in to vote) | +12 votes (12 helpful | 0 unhelpful)
Showing all 6 comments

Please log in or register if you want to be able to add a comment.

Your feedback for Swans

Let us know what you think of this artist by adding a comment or assigning a rating below!
Anonymous
Your rating: Login or register to assign a rating to this band.
Your comment: Login or register to comment on this band.
Login or register to add this band to your favourites.

Best Ever Artists
1. The Beatles
2. Radiohead
3. Pink Floyd
4. Led Zeppelin
5. Bob Dylan
6. David Bowie
7. Arcade Fire
8. Nirvana
9. The Rolling Stones
10. The Velvet Underground
11. U2
12. The Clash
13. The Who
14. Pixies
15. The Smiths
16. The Beach Boys
17. Jimi Hendrix
18. Bruce Springsteen
19. Neil Young
20. The Doors


Copyright © 2005-2014 BestEverAlbums.com. All rights reserved.    Terms of Use  |   Privacy Policy  |   Contact Us  |   Advertising  |   RSS Feeds  |   Site Map  |   Hosting by ServInt