The Fall
This Nation's Saving Grace









Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
Alternative Press (USA) - Top 99 Albums of '85 to '95 (1995) 33
Beats Per Minute (USA) - The Top 100 Albums of the 1980s (2011) 51
Fast 'n' Bulbous (USA) - The 1000 Best Albums of All Time (Updated 2015) 191
Pitchfork (USA) - Top 100 Favorite Records of the 1980s (2002) 13
Robert Dimery - 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die (Updated 2013) No Order
Slant (USA) - The 100 Best Albums of the 1980s (2012) 93
Spin (USA) - The 125 Best Albums of the Past 25 Years (2010) 80
Spin (USA) - Top 100 (+5) Albums of the Last 20 Years (2005) 46
Stylus (USA) - Top 101-200 Albums of All time (2004) 180
Treble (USA) - The Best Albums of the 80s, by Year (2006) 6
Mojo (UK) - Mojo 1000, the Ultimate CD Buyers Guide (2001) No Order
Mojo (UK) - The 80 Greatest Albums from the 80s (2007) No Order
Mojo (UK) - The Mojo Collection, 3rd and/or 4th Edition (2003/2007) No Order
NME (UK) - 50 Albums Released in 1985 That Still Sound Great Today (2015) No Order
NME (UK) - All Times Top 100 Albums + Top 50 by Decade (1993) 95
NME (UK) - Nominations For the Best Albums of the 1980s (2012) No Order
NME (UK) - The 100 Greatest British Albums Ever (2006) 91
NME (UK) - The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time (2013) 400
Q (UK) - The 50 (+50) Best British Albums Ever (2004) 51
Record Collector (UK) - 10 Classic Albums from 21 Genres for the 21st Century (2000) No Order
Sounds (UK) - The 100 Best Albums of All Time (1986) 79
The Observer (UK) - The 100 Greatest British Albums (2004) 87
Uncut (UK) - 200 Greatest Albums of All Time (2016) 158
Spex (Germany) - The 100 (+17) Albums of the Century (1999) 101
Christophe Brault (France) - Top 20 Albums by Year 1964-2004 (2006) 14
Hervé Bourhis (France) - 555 Records (2007) No Order
Rock de Lux (Spain) - The 200 Best Albums of All Time (2002) 198
Rock de Lux (Spain) - The 300 (+200) Best Albums from 1984-2014 (2014) 173
Screenagers (Poland) - Top 100 Albums of the 80s (2006) 38
Ratings
All Music Guide (USA) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 4.5 Stars
MusicHound (USA) - Album Ratings 0-5 Bones (1998-99) 3 Bones
Robert Christgau (USA) - Consumer Guide Album Grade B+
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 1-5 Stars (USA, 1992) 4.5 Stars
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 1-5 Stars (USA, 2004) 4 Stars
Spin's Book of Alternative Albums, Ratings 1-10 (USA, 1995) 10
Martin C. Strong (UK) - The Great Rock Discography 7th Edition, Ratings 1-10 8
Paul Roland (UK) - CD Guide to Pop & Rock, Album Ratings 1-5 Stars (2001) 3 Stars
Virgin Encyclopedia of Popular Music (UK) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars (2002) 4 Stars
Music Story (France) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 5 Stars
Piero Scaruffi, Italy (www.scaruffi.com), Album Ratings (Scale 1 to 10) 7
End of Year Lists
NME (UK) - Albums of the Year 6
Spex (Germany) - Albums of the Year 8