The Best Alt-Country Albums of 2008

1. American Music Club - The Golden Age

American Music Club - The Golden Age
February 19, 2008
Critic Score
80
12 reviews

3. Alejandro Escovedo - Real Animal

Alejandro Escovedo - Real Animal
June 24, 2008
Critic Score
77
8 reviews

4. Jason Collett - Here's to Being Here

Jason Collett - Here's to Being Here
February 5, 2008
Critic Score
75
7 reviews

5. Calexico - Carried to Dust

Calexico - Carried to Dust
September 9, 2008
Critic Score
74
17 reviews

6. Old 97's - Blame It On Gravity

Old 97's - Blame It On Gravity
May 13, 2008
Critic Score
74
6 reviews

7. Lucinda Williams - Little Honey

Lucinda Williams - Little Honey
October 14, 2008
Critic Score
74
10 reviews

8. Lambchop - OH (Ohio)

Lambchop - OH (Ohio)
October 7, 2008
Critic Score
74
15 reviews

9. Giant Sand - proVISIONS

Giant Sand - proVISIONS
September 2, 2008
Critic Score
69
8 reviews

10. Ryan Adams & The Cardinals - Cardinology

Ryan Adams & The Cardinals - Cardinology
October 28, 2008
Critic Score
68
12 reviews

11. Tift Merritt - Another Country

Tift Merritt - Another Country
February 26, 2008
Critic Score
67
8 reviews

12. Castanets - City of Refuge

Castanets - City of Refuge
October 7, 2008
Critic Score
66
6 reviews

13. Marah - Angels of Destruction!

Marah - Angels of Destruction!
January 8, 2008
Critic Score
65
9 reviews

14. O'Death - Broken Hymns, Limbs and Skin

O'Death - Broken Hymns, Limbs and Skin
August 22, 2008
Critic Score
60
9 reviews

15. The Watson Twins - Fire Songs

The Watson Twins - Fire Songs
June 24, 2008
Critic Score
60
5 reviews
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