Alternative Rock

CRITICS' HIGHEST RATED ALTERNATIVE ROCK ALBUMS OF 2015

Menace Beach - Ratworld
#1

Menace Beach

Ratworld

74
critic score (8)
Swervedriver - I Wasn't Born to Lose You
#2

Swervedriver

I Wasn't Born to Lose You

74
critic score (10)
Title Fight - Hyperview
#3

Title Fight

Hyperview

72
critic score (10)
Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds - Chasing Yesterday
#4

Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds

Chasing Yesterday

66
critic score (17)
Marilyn Manson - The Pale Emperor
#5

Marilyn Manson

The Pale Emperor

63
critic score (11)

USERS' HIGHEST RATED ALTERNATIVE ROCK ALBUMS OF 2015

Menace Beach - Ratworld
#1

Menace Beach

Ratworld

74
user score (35)
Swervedriver - I Wasn't Born to Lose You
#2

Swervedriver

I Wasn't Born to Lose You

73
user score (19)
Title Fight - Hyperview
#3

Title Fight

Hyperview

71
user score (25)
Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds - Chasing Yesterday
#4

Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds

Chasing Yesterday

70
user score (24)
Marilyn Manson - The Pale Emperor
#5

Marilyn Manson

The Pale Emperor

68
user score (32)
Imagine Dragons - Smoke + Mirrors
#6

Imagine Dragons

Smoke + Mirrors

50
user score (17)

RECENT ALTERNATIVE ROCK ALBUMS

Swervedriver - I Wasn't Born to Lose You

Swervedriver

I Wasn't Born to Lose You

74
critic score (10)
73
user score (19)
Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds - Chasing Yesterday

Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds

Chasing Yesterday

66
critic score (17)
70
user score (24)
Imagine Dragons - Smoke + Mirrors

Imagine Dragons

Smoke + Mirrors

46
critic score (4)
50
user score (17)
Title Fight - Hyperview

Title Fight

Hyperview

72
critic score (10)
71
user score (25)
Marilyn Manson - The Pale Emperor

Marilyn Manson

The Pale Emperor

63
critic score (11)
68
user score (32)
Menace Beach - Ratworld

Menace Beach

Ratworld

74
critic score (8)
74
user score (35)
The Smashing Pumpkins - Monuments to an Elegy

The Smashing Pumpkins

Monuments to an Elegy

69
critic score (16)
68
user score (23)
Circa Survive - Descensus

Circa Survive

Descensus

75
user score (5)

UPCOMING ALTERNATIVE ROCK ALBUMS

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Critics' Top Alternative Rock Artists

#1

Nirvana

91
critic score (31)
#2

Modest Mouse

83
critic score (32)
#3

Pulp

83
critic score (20)
#4

Radiohead

83
critic score (41)
#5

Blur

82
critic score (33)
#6

The Flaming Lips

82
critic score (69)
#7

Dinosaur Jr.

81
critic score (45)
#8

Beck

80
critic score (64)