BEST OF
2016
Alt-Country

Alt-Country

CRITICS' HIGHEST RATED ALT-COUNTRY ALBUMS OF 2016

Drive-By Truckers
American Band
83
critic score (11)
Lydia Loveless
Real
78
critic score (12)
Wilco
Schmilco
75
critic score (19)
Bonnie 'Prince' Billy
Pond Scum
72
critic score (10)

USERS' HIGHEST RATED ALT-COUNTRY ALBUMS OF 2016

Wilco
Schmilco
73
user score (96)

RECENT ALT-COUNTRY ALBUMS

Drive-By Truckers
American Band
83
critic score (11)
The Handsome Family
Unseen
66
critic score (4)
Wilco
Schmilco
75
critic score (19)
Lydia Loveless
Real
78
critic score (12)

UPCOMING ALT-COUNTRY ALBUMS

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Paste's 50 Best Alt-Country Albums of All Time

Critics' Top Alt-Country Artists

#1

Neko Case

82
critic score (60)
#2

Jason Isbell

80
critic score (34)
#3

Calexico

76
critic score (50)
#4

Lucinda Williams

76
critic score (54)
#5

Alejandro Escovedo

76
critic score (24)
#6

Lucero

75
critic score (23)