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Best Alternative Rock Albums of 2014

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1. Wolf Alice - Creature Songs

Wolf Alice - Creature Songs
May 26, 2014
CRITIC SCORE
81
Based on
4 reviews





2. Against Me! - Transgender Dysphoria Blues

Against Me! - Transgender Dysphoria Blues
January 21, 2014
CRITIC SCORE
80
Based on
14 reviews





3. Manic Street Preachers - Futurology

Manic Street Preachers - Futurology
July 7, 2014
CRITIC SCORE
80
Based on
8 reviews





4. Bob Mould - Beauty & Ruin

Bob Mould - Beauty & Ruin
June 3, 2014
CRITIC SCORE
77
Based on
14 reviews





5. Mark Lanegan - Has God Seen My Shadow? An Anthology 1989-2011

Mark Lanegan - Has God Seen My Shadow? An Anthology 1989-2011
January 13, 2014
CRITIC SCORE
75
Based on
7 reviews





6. R.E.M. - Unplugged: The Complete 1991 and 2001 Sessions

R.E.M. - Unplugged: The Complete 1991 and 2001 Sessions
April 19, 2014
CRITIC SCORE
74
Based on
6 reviews





7. Elbow - The Take Off and Landing of Everything

Elbow - The Take Off and Landing of Everything
March 10, 2014
CRITIC SCORE
73
Based on
14 reviews





8. The Afghan Whigs - Do to the Beast

The Afghan Whigs - Do to the Beast
April 14, 2014
CRITIC SCORE
72
Based on
19 reviews





9. Thurston Moore - The Best Day

Thurston Moore - The Best Day
October 21, 2014
CRITIC SCORE
71
Based on
15 reviews





10. Arkells - High Noon

Arkells - High Noon
August 4, 2014
CRITIC SCORE
70
Based on
4 reviews





11. Melvins - Hold It In

Melvins - Hold It In
October 14, 2014
CRITIC SCORE
70
Based on
8 reviews





12. Band of Skulls - Himalayan

Band of Skulls - Himalayan
April 1, 2014
CRITIC SCORE
69
Based on
8 reviews





13. Weezer - Everything Will Be Alright in the End

Weezer - Everything Will Be Alright in the End
October 7, 2014
CRITIC SCORE
69
Based on
19 reviews





14. Mark Lanegan Band - No Bells on Sunday

Mark Lanegan Band - No Bells on Sunday
August 25, 2014
CRITIC SCORE
68
Based on
5 reviews





15. The Rentals - Lost in Alphaville

The Rentals - Lost in Alphaville
August 26, 2014
CRITIC SCORE
67
Based on
12 reviews





16. Manchester Orchestra - Cope

Manchester Orchestra - Cope
April 1, 2014
CRITIC SCORE
66
Based on
9 reviews





17. Morrissey - World Peace Is None of Your Business

Morrissey - World Peace Is None of Your Business
July 15, 2014
CRITIC SCORE
63
Based on
19 reviews





18. The Gaslight Anthem - The B-Sides

The Gaslight Anthem - The B-Sides
January 28, 2014
CRITIC SCORE
63
Based on
4 reviews





19. Echo & the Bunnymen - Meteorites

Echo & the Bunnymen - Meteorites
May 26, 2014
CRITIC SCORE
62
Based on
11 reviews





20. Maximo Park - Too Much Information

Maximo Park - Too Much Information
February 3, 2014
CRITIC SCORE
60
Based on
13 reviews





21. Young the Giant - Mind Over Matter

Young the Giant - Mind Over Matter
January 21, 2014
CRITIC SCORE
59
Based on
4 reviews





22. 311 - Stereolithic

311 - Stereolithic
March 11, 2014
CRITIC SCORE
58
Based on
4 reviews





23. The Gaslight Anthem - Get Hurt

The Gaslight Anthem - Get Hurt
August 12, 2014
CRITIC SCORE
57
Based on
14 reviews





24. Drowners - Drowners

Drowners - Drowners
January 27, 2014
CRITIC SCORE
56
Based on
8 reviews





25. Linkin Park - The Hunting Party

Linkin Park - The Hunting Party
June 17, 2014
CRITIC SCORE
53
Based on
8 reviews





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NOTE: Albums must be rated by at least 4 publications to be included in this list.

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