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Best Rock Albums of 2012

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1. Led Zeppelin - Celebration Day

Led Zeppelin - Celebration Day
November 19, 2012
CRITIC SCORE
85
Based on
6 reviews





2. Jack White - Blunderbuss

Jack White - Blunderbuss
April 24, 2012
CRITIC SCORE
79
Based on
20 reviews





3. Neil Young and Crazy Horse - Psychedelic Pill

Neil Young and Crazy Horse - Psychedelic Pill
October 30, 2012
CRITIC SCORE
78
Based on
10 reviews





4. Bruce Springsteen - Wrecking Ball

Bruce Springsteen - Wrecking Ball
March 5, 2012
CRITIC SCORE
75
Based on
15 reviews





5. Paul Weller - Sonik Kicks

Paul Weller - Sonik Kicks
March 27, 2012
CRITIC SCORE
71
Based on
12 reviews





6. Van Halen - A Different Kind of Truth

Van Halen - A Different Kind of Truth
February 7, 2012
CRITIC SCORE
70
Based on
7 reviews





7. John Mayer - Born and Raised

John Mayer - Born and Raised
May 22, 2012
CRITIC SCORE
70
Based on
5 reviews





8. Aimee Mann - Charmer

Aimee Mann - Charmer
September 18, 2012
CRITIC SCORE
69
Based on
8 reviews





9. Neil Young and Crazy Horse - Americana

Neil Young and Crazy Horse - Americana
June 5, 2012
CRITIC SCORE
69
Based on
12 reviews





10. The Wallflowers - Glad All Over

The Wallflowers - Glad All Over
October 9, 2012
CRITIC SCORE
68
Based on
6 reviews





11. Craig Finn - Clear Heart Full Eyes

Craig Finn - Clear Heart Full Eyes
January 24, 2012
CRITIC SCORE
68
Based on
18 reviews





12. Brendan Benson - What Kind of World

Brendan Benson - What Kind of World
April 24, 2012
CRITIC SCORE
65
Based on
7 reviews





13. Trey Anastasio - Traveler

Trey Anastasio - Traveler
October 16, 2012
CRITIC SCORE
65
Based on
4 reviews





14. The Beach Boys - That's Why God Made the Radio

The Beach Boys - That's Why God Made the Radio
June 5, 2012
CRITIC SCORE
62
Based on
13 reviews





15. The Cult - Choice of Weapon

The Cult - Choice of Weapon
May 22, 2012
CRITIC SCORE
61
Based on
5 reviews





16. Heavy Blanket - Heavy Blanket

Heavy Blanket - Heavy Blanket
May 8, 2012
CRITIC SCORE
61
Based on
6 reviews





17. Paul McCartney - Kisses on the Bottom

Paul McCartney - Kisses on the Bottom
February 7, 2012
CRITIC SCORE
59
Based on
10 reviews





18. The Darkness - Hot Cakes

The Darkness - Hot Cakes
August 21, 2012
CRITIC SCORE
53
Based on
11 reviews





19. Aerosmith - Music from Another Dimension!

Aerosmith - Music from Another Dimension!
November 6, 2012
CRITIC SCORE
52
Based on
10 reviews





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

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