The Best Alt-Country Albums of All Time

26. Lydia Loveless - Somewhere Else

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Lydia Loveless - Somewhere Else
February 17, 2014
Critic Score
80
9 reviews

27. American Music Club - The Golden Age

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American Music Club - The Golden Age
February 19, 2008
Critic Score
80
12 reviews

28. Jason Isbell - Something More Than Free

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Jason Isbell - Something More Than Free
July 17, 2015
Critic Score
80
18 reviews

29. Kathleen Edwards - Asking For Flowers

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Kathleen Edwards - Asking For Flowers
March 4, 2008
Critic Score
79
9 reviews

30. Neko Case & Her Boyfriends - Furnace Room Lullaby

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Neko Case & Her Boyfriends - Furnace Room Lullaby
February 22, 2000
Critic Score
79
6 reviews

31. Steve Earle - El Corazón

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Steve Earle - El Corazón
October 7, 1997
Critic Score
78
5 reviews

32. Lydia Loveless - Real

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Lydia Loveless - Real
August 19, 2016
Critic Score
78
12 reviews

33. Laura Cantrell - No Way There From Here

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Laura Cantrell - No Way There From Here
January 28, 2014
Critic Score
78
5 reviews

34. Caitlin Rose - The Stand-In

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Caitlin Rose - The Stand-In
February 25, 2013
Critic Score
78
19 reviews

35. Lucero - Rebels, Rogues & Sworn Brothers

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Lucero - Rebels, Rogues & Sworn Brothers
September 26, 2006
Critic Score
78
6 reviews

36. Lucinda Williams - Down Where the Spirit Meets the Bone

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Lucinda Williams - Down Where the Spirit Meets the Bone
September 30, 2014
Critic Score
78
8 reviews

37. Lambchop - Mr. M

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Lambchop - Mr. M
February 21, 2012
Critic Score
78
24 reviews

38. Steve Earle - Transcendental Blues

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Steve Earle - Transcendental Blues
June 6, 2000
Critic Score
78
6 reviews

39. Jason Isbell - Sirens of the Ditch

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Jason Isbell - Sirens of the Ditch
July 10, 2007
Critic Score
78
7 reviews

40. Tift Merritt - Tambourine

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Tift Merritt - Tambourine
August 24, 2004
Critic Score
78
5 reviews

41. Alejandro Escovedo - Real Animal

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Alejandro Escovedo - Real Animal
June 24, 2008
Critic Score
77
8 reviews

42. Tift Merritt - Stitch of the World

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Tift Merritt - Stitch of the World
January 27, 2017
Critic Score
77
8 reviews

43. Karl Blau - Introducing Karl Blau

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Karl Blau - Introducing Karl Blau
May 13, 2016
Critic Score
77
5 reviews

44. The Delines - Colfax

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The Delines - Colfax
April 28, 2014
Critic Score
77
5 reviews

45. KORT - Invariable Heartache

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KORT - Invariable Heartache
April 26, 2011
Critic Score
77
8 reviews

46. Calexico - Garden Ruin

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Calexico - Garden Ruin
April 11, 2006
Critic Score
77
13 reviews

47. Shelby Lynne & Allison Moorer - Not Dark Yet

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Shelby Lynne & Allison Moorer - Not Dark Yet
August 18, 2017
Critic Score
76
8 reviews

48. Neko Case - The Tigers Have Spoken

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Neko Case - The Tigers Have Spoken
November 9, 2004
Critic Score
76
7 reviews

49. Lucero - All a Man Should Do

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Lucero - All a Man Should Do
September 18, 2015
Critic Score
76
5 reviews

50. Aaron Lee Tasjan - Silver Tears

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Aaron Lee Tasjan - Silver Tears
October 28, 2016
Critic Score
76
5 reviews

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