As we celebrate our 20th year, the editors trace the evolution of several genres and styles. Here is a list of their favorite and most notable pop/rock albums released since 1992, featuring links to our new and improved album pages.

The Black Crowes - The Southern Harmony and Musical Companion (1992)
R.E.M. - Automatic for the People (1992)
Smashing Pumpkins - Siamese Dream (1993)
Urge Overkill - Saturation (1993)
Pearl Jam - Vitalogy (1994)
Weezer - Weezer (1994)
Soundgarden - Superunknown (1994)
Oasis - Definitely Maybe (1994)
Foo Fighters - The Colour and the Shape (1997)
Kid Rock - Devil Without a Cause (1998)
Fiona Apple - When the Pawn Hits the Conflicts He Thinks Like a King... (1999)
U2 - All That You Can’t Leave Behind (2000)
The Hives - Veni Vidi Vicious (2000)
Bob Dylan - Love and Theft (2001)
Wilco - Yankee Hotel Foxtrot (2002)
Queens of the Stone Age - Songs for the Deaf (2002)
Green Day - American Idiot (2004)
Fall Out Boy - From Under the Cork Tree (2005)
Robert Plant/Alison Krauss - Raising Sand (2007)
The Black Keys - Brothers (2010)