2009 Alternative Rock Album Releases

2009
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Type
EP (4)
LP (66)
Genre
Alternative Rock (83)
Ambient (26)
Folk (126)
Hip Hop (92)
House (18)
Metal (76)
Pop (94)
Punk (20)
R&B (22)
Rock (363)
Aug 25
Arctic Monkeys - Humbug
Arctic Monkeys
Humbug
77
critic score
(33)
78
user score
(483)
Sep 15
Muse - The Resistance
Muse
The Resistance
67
critic score
(18)
67
user score
(299)
Sep 29
Paramore - Brand New Eyes
Paramore
Brand New Eyes
76
critic score
(12)
79
user score
(246)
Nov 3
Weezer - Raditude
Weezer
Raditude
49
critic score
(23)
31
user score
(165)
Jun 9
Radiohead - In Rainbows Disk 2
Radiohead
In Rainbows Disk 2
66
critic score
(2)
74
user score
(90)
Jun 30
Wilco - Wilco (The Album)
Wilco
Wilco (The Album)
74
critic score
(24)
73
user score
(81)
Nov 17
Them Crooked Vultures - Them Crooked Vultures
Them Crooked Vultures
Them Crooked Vultures
74
critic score
(22)
75
user score
(80)
Dec 8
30 Seconds To Mars - This is War
30 Seconds To Mars
This is War
51
critic score
(9)
59
user score
(80)
Sep 22
Pearl Jam - Backspacer
Pearl Jam
Backspacer
71
critic score
(19)
67
user score
(73)
Jul 14
The Dead Weather - Horehound
The Dead Weather
Horehound
72
critic score
(23)
76
user score
(63)
Jun 9
Sonic Youth - The Eternal
Sonic Youth
The Eternal
73
critic score
(23)
75
user score
(57)
Nov 3
Nirvana - Live at Reading
Nirvana
Live at Reading
93
critic score
(13)
88
user score
(53)
Jun 23
Dinosaur Jr. - Farm
Dinosaur Jr.
Farm
75
critic score
(26)
81
user score
(52)
Mar 24
Radiohead - OK Computer (Collector's Edition)
Radiohead
OK Computer (Collector's Edition)
100
critic score
(4)
95
user score
(50)
Nov 9
Biffy Clyro - Only Revolutions
Biffy Clyro
Only Revolutions
81
critic score
(11)
72
user score
(49)
Jun 9
Placebo - Battle For The Sun
Placebo
Battle For The Sun
56
critic score
(12)
63
user score
(41)
May 19
Manic Street Preachers - Journal For Plague Lovers
Manic Street Preachers
Journal For Plague Lovers
81
critic score
(17)
77
user score
(34)
May 20
Marilyn Manson - The High End of Low
Marilyn Manson
The High End of Low
51
critic score
(9)
56
user score
(31)
Nov 17
OneRepublic - Waking Up
OneRepublic
Waking Up
56
critic score
(6)
64
user score
(30)
Feb 17
Morrissey - Years of Refusal
Morrissey
Years of Refusal
77
critic score
(24)
76
user score
(29)
Sep 22
Three Days Grace - Life Starts Now
Three Days Grace
Life Starts Now
50
critic score
(2)
62
user score
(28)
Aug 4
Modest Mouse - No One's First and You're Next
Modest Mouse
No One's First and You're Next
61
critic score
(8)
75
user score
(27)
Apr 7
Band of Skulls - Baby Darling Doll Face Honey
Band of Skulls
Baby Darling Doll Face Honey
66
critic score
(6)
73
user score
(26)
Apr 14
Silversun Pickups - Swoon
Silversun Pickups
Swoon
64
critic score
(19)
76
user score
(25)
Feb 3
The Fray - The Fray
The Fray
The Fray
45
critic score
(5)
63
user score
(24)
Aug 17
Radiohead - These Are My Twisted Words
Radiohead
These Are My Twisted Words
83
user score
(22)
Sep 29
Breaking Benjamin - Dear Agony
Breaking Benjamin
Dear Agony
39
critic score
(3)
64
user score
(20)
Jul 10
Billy Talent - Billy Talent III
Billy Talent
Billy Talent III
42
critic score
(9)
59
user score
(19)
Mar 30
Archive - Controlling Crowds
Archive
Controlling Crowds
70
critic score
(1)
85
user score
(18)
Nov 3
Foo Fighters - Greatest Hits
Foo Fighters
Greatest Hits
80
critic score
(5)
78
user score
(18)
Aug 11
Pitty - Chiaroscuro
Pitty
Chiaroscuro
60
critic score
(1)
74
user score
(16)
Nov 2
Nirvana - Bleach (Deluxe Edition)
Nirvana
Bleach (Deluxe Edition)
82
critic score
(13)
82
user score
(16)
Sep 29
AFI - Crash Love
AFI
Crash Love
65
critic score
(8)
69
user score
(15)
Oct 13
The Heavy - The House That Dirt Built
The Heavy
The House That Dirt Built
70
critic score
(2)
72
user score
(15)
Mar 24
Radiohead - The Bends (Collector's Edition)
Radiohead
The Bends (Collector's Edition)
98
critic score
(4)
89
user score
(14)
Apr 7
Doves - Kingdom of Rust
Doves
Kingdom of Rust
71
critic score
(21)
75
user score
(13)
Jun 2
Dave Matthews Band - Big Whiskey and the Groogrux King
Dave Matthews Band
Big Whiskey and the Groogrux King
68
critic score
(8)
69
user score
(13)
Aug 11
Thrice - Beggars
Thrice
Beggars
73
critic score
(3)
80
user score
(13)
Mar 24
Radiohead - Pablo Honey (Collector's Edition)
Radiohead
Pablo Honey (Collector's Edition)
57
critic score
(2)
70
user score
(12)
Feb 23
...And You Will Know Us By the Trail of Dead - The Century of Self
...And You Will Know Us By the Trail of Dead
The Century of Self
71
critic score
(17)
68
user score
(11)
Mar 31
PJ Harvey and John Parish - A Woman A Man Walked By
PJ Harvey and John Parish
A Woman A Man Walked By
72
critic score
(16)
74
user score
(11)
Jun 5
Karnivool - Sound Awake
Karnivool
Sound Awake
80
critic score
(2)
76
user score
(10)
Nov 3
Say Anything - Say Anything
Say Anything
Say Anything
76
critic score
(7)
74
user score
(10)
Jun 1
Taking Back Sunday - New Again
Taking Back Sunday
New Again
67
critic score
(8)
64
user score
(9)
Aug 31
The Used - Artwork
The Used
Artwork
54
critic score
(9)
66
user score
(9)
Aug 31
Chevelle - Sci-Fi Crimes
Chevelle
Sci-Fi Crimes
75
critic score
(2)
74
user score
(9)
May 19
Jarvis Cocker - Further Complications
Jarvis Cocker
Further Complications
75
critic score
(21)
77
user score
(8)
Sep 8
Thousand Foot Krutch - Welcome to the Masquerade
Thousand Foot Krutch
Welcome to the Masquerade
90
critic score
(1)
87
user score
(8)
Mar 31
Death Cab For Cutie - The Open Door EP
Death Cab For Cutie
The Open Door EP
75
critic score
(8)
78
user score
(7)
Aug 18
MUTEMATH - Armistice
MUTEMATH
Armistice
59
critic score
(3)
69
user score
(7)
Nov 10
Switchfoot - Hello Hurricane
Switchfoot
Hello Hurricane
75
critic score
(3)
71
user score
(7)
Nov 16
Stereophonics - Keep Calm and Carry On
Stereophonics
Keep Calm and Carry On
49
critic score
(7)
57
user score
(7)
Nov 10
Flyleaf - Memento Mori
Flyleaf
Memento Mori
68
critic score
(3)
77
user score
(6)
May 5
Ben Harper & Relentless7 - White Lies For Dark Times
Ben Harper & Relentless7
White Lies For Dark Times
70
critic score
(5)
83
user score
(5)
Jun 2
311 - Uplifter
311
Uplifter
47
critic score
(4)
49
user score
(5)
Jul 28
Blur - Midlife: A Beginner's Guide to Blur
Blur
Midlife: A Beginner's Guide to Blur
81
critic score
(7)
80
user score
(5)
Aug 18
Third Eye Blind - Ursa Major
Third Eye Blind
Ursa Major
64
critic score
(5)
65
user score
(5)
Aug 24
Dolores O'Riordan - No Baggage
Dolores O'Riordan
No Baggage
60
critic score
(5)
67
user score
(5)
Jan 11
The Boxer Rebellion - Union
The Boxer Rebellion
Union
70
critic score
(3)
76
user score
(4)
May 12
Meat Puppets - Sewn Together
Meat Puppets
Sewn Together
66
critic score
(8)
64
user score
(4)
Jun 23
The Lemonheads - Varshons
The Lemonheads
Varshons
68
critic score
(12)
66
user score
(4)
Nov 10
Dashboard Confessional - Alter the Ending
Dashboard Confessional
Alter the Ending
52
critic score
(10)
69
user score
(4)
Mar 24
Blue October - Approaching Normal
Blue October
Approaching Normal
52
critic score
(3)
72
user score
(3)
Oct 5
Idlewild - Post Electric Blues
Idlewild
Post Electric Blues
77
critic score
(8)
69
user score
(3)
Oct 27
R.E.M. - Live At The Olympia
R.E.M.
Live At The Olympia
77
critic score
(12)
80
user score
(3)
Nov 6
Snow Patrol - Up to Now
Snow Patrol
Up to Now
58
critic score
(5)
63
user score
(3)
Feb 3
The Von Bondies - Love, Hate, and Then There's You
The Von Bondies
Love, Hate, and Then There's You
63
critic score
(9)
56
user score
(2)
Apr 7
Bob Mould - Life and Times
Bob Mould
Life and Times
71
critic score
(11)
69
user score
(2)
Apr 7
Superchunk - Leaves In The Gutter
Superchunk
Leaves In The Gutter
73
critic score
(4)
59
user score
(2)
Jun 23
Spinnerette - Spinnerette
Spinnerette
Spinnerette
57
critic score
(11)
55
user score
(2)
Aug 17
Soulsavers - Broken
Soulsavers
Broken
78
critic score
(7)
85
user score
(2)
Oct 12
Echo & the Bunnymen - The Fountain
Echo & the Bunnymen
The Fountain
52
critic score
(9)
57
user score
(2)
Feb 20
Bell X1 - Blue Lights on the Runway
Bell X1
Blue Lights on the Runway
63
critic score
(9)
72
user score
(1)
Apr 7
The Tragically Hip - We Are the Same
The Tragically Hip
We Are the Same
48
critic score
(5)
53
user score
(1)
Apr 21
Jane's Addiction - A Cabinet of Curiosities
Jane's Addiction
A Cabinet of Curiosities
66
critic score
(6)
70
user score
(1)
Jun 16
Street Sweeper Social Club - Street Sweeper Social Club
Street Sweeper Social Club
Street Sweeper Social Club
51
critic score
(14)
70
user score
(1)
Jul 7
The Minus 5 - Killingsworth
The Minus 5
Killingsworth
71
critic score
(7)
80
user score
(1)
Sep 29
Various Artists - Ciao My Shining Star: The Songs of Mark Mulcahy
Various Artists
Ciao My Shining Star: The Songs of Mark Mulcahy
73
critic score
(9)
70
user score
(1)
Feb 3
Ladyfinger (ne) - Dusk
Ladyfinger (ne)
Dusk
67
critic score
(5)
May 12
The Gathering - The West Pole
The Gathering
The West Pole
70
critic score
(2)
Oct 5
Bad Lieutenant - Never Cry Another Tear
Bad Lieutenant
Never Cry Another Tear
56
critic score
(9)

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