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Alternative 4 (album) by Anathema

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Alternative 4
Alternative 4 by Anathema (1998)
Overall rank: 6,783rd   Overall chart historyOverall chart history
Average Rating: 
74/100 (from 45 votes)
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Accolades: Award Top albums of 1998 (133rd)
Award Top albums of the 1990s (1,323rd)
Award Best albums of all time (6,783rd)

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Anathema bestography

Alternative 4 is ranked 5th best out of 20 albums by Anathema on BestEverAlbums.com.

The best album by Anathema is Judgement which is ranked number 2204 in the list of all-time albums with a total rank score of 983.

Anathema album bestography « Higher ranked (5,096th) This album (6,783rd) Lower ranked (6,818th) »
We're Here Because We're HereAlternative 4The Silent Enigma

Members who like this album also like: Judgement by Anathema, OK Computer by Radiohead and The Bends by Radiohead.

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90/100
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This atmospheric rock album would become the midway between their previous doom metal albums and their latest prog-rock album. Throughout the album, most songs have similar haunting keyboards and piano, fascinating acoustic guitars and sometimes aggressive, sometimes calm electric guitars. These, as well as a wonderful violin in two tracks, make this album beautiful despite the great depressing lyrics. Their best songs are the Floydian yet unique "Lost Control" and the haunting title track.
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