Genre
Alternative Rock

Alternative Rock

CRITICS' HIGHEST RATED ALTERNATIVE ROCK ALBUMS OF 2014

Wolf Alice - Creature Songs
#1

Wolf Alice

Creature Songs

82
4 critic reviews
Manic Street Preachers - Futurology
#2

Manic Street Preachers

Futurology

81
6 critic reviews
Against Me! - Transgender Dysphoria Blues
#3

Against Me!

Transgender Dysphoria Blues

81
14 critic reviews
Bob Mould - Beauty & Ruin
#4

Bob Mould

Beauty & Ruin

77
14 critic reviews
Mark Lanegan - Has God Seen My Shadow? An Anthology 1989-2011
#5

Mark Lanegan

Has God Seen My Shadow? An Anthology 1989-2011

75
7 critic reviews
R.E.M. - Unplugged: The Complete 1991 and 2001 Sessions
#6

R.E.M.

Unplugged: The Complete 1991 and 2001 Sessions

75
6 critic reviews
Elbow - The Take Off and Landing of Everything
#7

Elbow

The Take Off and Landing of Everything

74
14 critic reviews
The Afghan Whigs - Do to the Beast
#8

The Afghan Whigs

Do to the Beast

73
19 critic reviews

USERS' HIGHEST RATED ALTERNATIVE ROCK ALBUMS OF 2014

The Afghan Whigs - Do to the Beast
#1

The Afghan Whigs

Do to the Beast

75
24 user ratings
Elbow - The Take Off and Landing of Everything
#2

Elbow

The Take Off and Landing of Everything

73
31 user ratings
Morrissey - World Peace Is None of Your Business
#3

Morrissey

World Peace Is None of Your Business

71
17 user ratings
Against Me! - Transgender Dysphoria Blues
#4

Against Me!

Transgender Dysphoria Blues

68
51 user ratings
Young the Giant - Mind Over Matter
#5

Young the Giant

Mind Over Matter

66
13 user ratings
Drowners - Drowners
#6

Drowners

Drowners

62
14 user ratings
Pixies - EP-2
#7

Pixies

EP-2

61
19 user ratings
Manchester Orchestra - Cope
#8

Manchester Orchestra

Cope

58
12 user ratings

RECENT ALTERNATIVE ROCK ALBUMS

Anberlin - Lowborn

Anberlin

Lowborn

75
2 critic reviews
Morrissey - World Peace Is None of Your Business

Morrissey

World Peace Is None of Your Business

64
19 critic reviews
71
17 user ratings
Manic Street Preachers - Futurology

Manic Street Preachers

Futurology

81
6 critic reviews
88
5 user ratings
Seether - Isolate and Medicate

Seether

Isolate and Medicate

70
1 critic review
66
3 user ratings
Linkin Park - The Hunting Party

Linkin Park

The Hunting Party

53
8 critic reviews
54
20 user ratings
Soundgarden - Superunknown [20th Anniversary Edition]

Soundgarden

Superunknown [20th Anniversary Edition]

86
5 critic reviews
100
1 user rating
Bob Mould - Beauty & Ruin

Bob Mould

Beauty & Ruin

77
14 critic reviews
76
9 user ratings
Wolf Alice - Creature Songs

Wolf Alice

Creature Songs

82
4 critic reviews
73
5 user ratings

UPCOMING ALTERNATIVE ROCK ALBUMS

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Critics' Top Alternative Rock Artists

#1

Radiohead

85
33 critic reviews
#2

Modest Mouse

84
27 critic reviews
#3

Blur

81
30 critic reviews
#4

Wilco

80
53 critic reviews
#5

Brand New

80
15 critic reviews
#6

Beck

80
47 critic reviews
#7

Dinosaur Jr.

79
35 critic reviews
#8

Elbow

78
54 critic reviews