Alt-Country

CRITICS' HIGHEST RATED ALT-COUNTRY ALBUMS OF 2017

The Sadies - Northern Passages
The Sadies
Northern Passages
75
critic score (7)
Nikki Lane - Highway Queen
Nikki Lane
Highway Queen
75
critic score (7)
Son Volt - Notes of Blue
Son Volt
Notes of Blue
72
critic score (9)
Old 97's - Graveyard Whistling
Old 97's
Graveyard Whistling
72
critic score (6)

RECENT ALT-COUNTRY ALBUMS

Jade Jackson - Gilded
Jade Jackson
Gilded
78
critic score (3)
John Moreland - Big Bad Luv
John Moreland
Big Bad Luv
80
critic score (4)
Old 97's - Graveyard Whistling
Old 97's
Graveyard Whistling
72
critic score (6)

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 (66)
#2

Jason Isbell

80
critic score (35)
#3

Lucinda Williams

77
critic score (64)
#4

Calexico

76
critic score (60)
#5

Alejandro Escovedo

76
critic score (24)
#6

Lucero

75
critic score (24)