GRAMMY Awards Winners & Nominees for Best Alternative Music Performance

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Best Alternative Music Performance

 

63rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (2020)
 
winner
Fiona Apple

Fetch The Bolt Cutters

Fiona Apple, David Garza, Sebastian Steinberg & Amy Aileen Wood, producers; Fiona Apple, Tchad Blake, Amy Aileen Wood & John Would, engineers/mixers

nominees

Beck

Hyperspace

Phoebe Bridgers

Punisher

GRAMMYs
Tame Impala

The Slow Rush

62nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (2019)
 
winner
Vampire Weekend, Ariel Rechtshaid

Father Of The Bride

Ariel Rechtshaid, producer; John DeBold, Chris Kasych, Takemasa Kosaka, Ariel Rechtshaid & Hiro Takayama, engineers/mixers

nominees

Big Thief

U.F.O.F.

James Blake

Assume Form

Bon Iver

I,I

GRAMMYs

Anima

61st Annual GRAMMY Awards (2018)
 
winner
Beck

Colors

Beck & Greg Kurstin, producers; Julian Burg, Serban Ghenea, David Greenbaum, John Hanes, Greg Kurstin, Florian Lagatta, Cole M.G.N., Alex Pasco, Jesse Shatkin, Darrel Thorp & Cassidy Turbin, engineers/mixers

nominees

Arctic Monkeys

Tranquility Base Hotel + Casino

Bjork

Utopia

David Byrne

American Utopia

St. Vincent

Masseduction

60th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2017)
 
winner
The National

Sleep Well Beast

David Chalmin, Peter Katis, Jonathan Low & Sean O'Brien, engineers/mixers

nominees

Arcade Fire

Everything Now

Gorillaz

Humanz

LCD Soundsystem

American Dream

Father John Misty

Pure Comedy

59th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2016)
 
winner
David Bowie, Tony Visconti, Kevin Killen

Blackstar

David Bowie & Tony Visconti, producers; Tom Elmhirst & Kevin Killen, engineers/mixers

nominees

Bon Iver

22, A Million

PJ Harvey

The Hope Six Demolition Project

Iggy Pop

Post Pop Depression

Radiohead

A Moon Shaped Pool

58th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2015)
 
winner
Alabama Shakes, Blake Mills

Sound & Color

Alabama Shakes (Zac Cockrell, Heath Fogg, Brittany Howard & Steve Johnson) & Blake Mills, producers

nominees

Bjork

Vulnicura

My Morning Jacket

The Waterfall

Tame Impala

Currents

Wilco

Star Wars

57th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2014)
 
winner
St. Vincent

St. Vincent

John Congleton, producer; John Congleton, engineer/mixer

nominees

Alt-J

This Is All Yours

Arcade Fire

Reflektor

Melophobia

Cage The Elephant

Jack White

Lazaretto

56th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2013)
 
winner
Vampire Weekend, Ariel Rechtshaid, Michael Harris

Modern Vampires Of The City

Ariel Rechtshaid, producer; Michael Harris, Ariel Rechtshaid, Nick Rowe & Dave Schiffman, engineers/mixers

nominees

The National

Trouble Will Find Me

Nine Inch Nails

Hesitation Marks

Tame Impala

Lonerism

Neko Case

The Worse Things Get, The Harder I Fight, The Harder I Fight, The More I Love You

55th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2012)
 
winner
Gotye

Making Mirrors

Gotye, producer; Francois Tetaz, engineer/mixer

nominees

Fiona Apple

The Idler Wheel Is Wiser Than The Driver Of The Screw And Whipping Cords Will Serve You More Than Ropes Will Ever Do

Bjork

Biophilia

M83

Hurry Up, We're Dreaming.

Tom Waits

Bad As Me

54th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2011)
 
winner
Bon Iver

Bon Iver

Brian Joseph, engineer/mixer

nominees

Death Cab For Cutie

Codes And Keys

Foster The People
My Morning Jacket

Circuital

Radiohead

King Of Limbs, The

53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (2010)
 
winner
The Black Keys

Brothers

Black Keys, The

The Black Keys & Mark Neill, producers; Tchad Blake & Mark Neill, engineers/mixers

nominees

Arcade Fire

The Suburbs

Band Of Horses

Infinite Arms

Broken Bells

Broken Bells

Vampire Weekend
52nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (2009)
 
winner
Phoenix

Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix

Philippe Zdar Cerboneschi & Phoenix, producers; Philippe Zdar Cerboneschi, engineer/mixer

nominees

David Byrne
,
Brian Eno

Everything That Happens Will Happen Today

Death Cab For Cutie

The Open Door

Depeche Mode

Sounds Of The Universe

Yeah Yeah Yeahs

It's Blitz!

51st Annual GRAMMY Awards (2008)
 
winner
Radiohead, Nigel Godrich

In Rainbows

Nigel Godrich, producer

nominees

Beck

Modern Guilt

Death Cab For Cutie

Narrow Stairs

Gnarls Barkley

The Odd Couple

My Morning Jacket

Evil Urges

50th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2007)
 
winner

Icky Thump

nominees

Lily Allen

Alright, Still...

Arcade Fire

Neon Bible

Volta

Bjork

Wincing The Night Away

The Shins

49th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2006)
 
winner
Gnarls Barkley

St. Elsewhere

Ben Allen & Kennie Takahashi, engineers/mixers

nominees

GRAMMYs

The Eraser

Arctic Monkeys

Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not

At War With The Mystics

Yeah Yeah Yeahs

Show Your Bones

48th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2005)
 
winner
Jack White

Get Behind Me Satan

Jack White, producer; John P. Hampton, engineer/mixer

nominees

Arcade Fire

Funeral

Beck

Guero

Death Cab For Cutie
Franz Ferdinand

You Could Have It So Much Better

47th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2004)
 
winner
Wilco, Jim O'Rourke, Chris Shaw

A Ghost Is Born

Jim O'Rourke & Wilco, producers; Jim O'Rourke & Chris Shaw, engineers/mixers

nominees

Bjork

Medulla

Franz Ferdinand

Franz Ferdinand

Uh Huh Her

PJ Harvey

Modest Mouse

Good News For People Who Love Bad News

46th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2003)
 
winner
Jack White

Elephant

Jack White, producer; Liam Watson & Jack White, engineers/mixers

nominees

Fight Test

Radiohead

Hail To The Thief

Sigur Rós

Untitled

Yeah Yeah Yeahs

Fever To Tell

45th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2002)
 
winner
Coldplay

A Rush Of Blood To The Head

Coldplay & Ken Nelson, producers; Coldplay, Ken Nelson & Mark Phythian, engineers/mixers

nominees

Elvis Costello
,
The Imposters

Behind The Music

Beck

Sea Change

Clinic

Walking With Thee

44th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2001)
 
winner
Coldplay, GRAMMYs, GRAMMYs, Will Champion, Chris Martin

Parachutes

nominees

Tori Amos

Strange Little Girls

Bjork

Vespertine

Fatboy Slim

Halfway Between The Gutter And The Stars

Radiohead

Amnesiac

43rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (2000)
 
winner
Radiohead, Nigel Godrich

Kid A

Nigel Godrich & Radiohead, producers; Nigel Godrich, engineer/mixer

nominees

Paul McCartney

Liverpool Sound Collage (Album)

Beck

Midnite Vultures (Album)

Fiona Apple

When The Pawn (Album)

Bloodflowers (Album)

42nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1999)
 
winner
Beck

Mutations

nominees

Moby

Play (Album)

Nine Inch Nails

The Fragile (Album)

Tori Amos

To Venus And Back (Album)

Fatboy Slim

You've Come A Long Way, Baby (Album)

41st Annual GRAMMY Awards (1998)
 
winner
Beastie Boys

Hello Nasty

nominees

Tori Amos

From The Choirgirl Hotel (Album)

PJ Harvey

Is This Desire? (Album)

Adore (Album)

Radiohead

Airbag/How Am I Driving? (Album)

40th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1997)
 
winner
Radiohead

Ok Computer

nominees

The Chemical Brothers

Dig Your Own Hole (Album)

David Bowie

Earthling (Album)

Bjork

Homogenic (Album)

Prodigy

The Fat Of The Land (Album)

39th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1996)
 
winner
Beck

Odelay

nominees

Mellon Collie And The Infinite Sadness (Album)

R.E.M.

New Adventures In Hi-Fi (Album)

Tracy Bonham

The Burdens Of Being Upright (Album)

Tori Amos

Boys For Pele (Album)

38th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1995)
 
winner
Nirvana

MTV Unplugged In New York

nominees

Foo Fighters

Foo Fighters (Album)

Bjork

Post (Album)

The Presidents Of The United States Of America (Album)

To Bring You My Love (Album)

P J Harvey

37th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1994)
 
winner
Green Day

Dookie

nominees

Sarah McLachlan

Fumbling Towards Ecstasy (Album)

Crash Test Dummies

God Shuffled His Feet (Album)

Nine Inch Nails

The Downward Spiral (Album)

Tori Amos

Under The Pink (Album)

36th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1993)
 
winner
U2

Zooropa

nominees

R.E.M.

Automatic For The People (Album)

Nirvana

In Utero (Album)

Siamese Dream (Album)

Belly

Star (Album)

35th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1992)
 
winner
Tom Waits

Bone Machine

nominees

Good Stuff (Album)

The B-52's

XTC

Nonsuch (Album)

Wish (Album)

The Cure

Morrissey

Your Arsenal (Album)

34th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1991)
 
winner
R.E.M.

Out Of Time

nominees

Jesus Jones

Doubt (Album)

Elvis Costello

Mighty Like A Rose (Album)

Nirvana

Nevermind (Album)

Richard Thompson

Rumor And Sigh (Album)

33rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1990)
 
winner
Sinéad O'Connor

I Do Not Want What I Haven't Got

nominees

All Shook Down (Album)

Goodbye Jumbo (Album)

World Party (Karl Wallinger)

Laurie Anderson

Strange Angels (Album)

Kate Bush

The Sensual World (Album)