AOTY 2018

New Alt-Country Albums

Jeff Tweedy - WARM
Jeff Tweedy
WARM
81
critic score
(21)
74
user score
(91)
Amanda Shires - To The Sunset
Amanda Shires
To The Sunset
83
critic score
(10)
71
user score
(35)
Lucero - Among the Ghosts
Lucero
Among the Ghosts
74
critic score
(4)
74
user score
(14)
Rayland Baxter - Wide Awake
Rayland Baxter
Wide Awake
78
critic score
(3)
70
user score
(13)
Jaye Jayle - No Trail and Other Unholy Paths
Jaye Jayle
No Trail and Other Unholy Paths
80
critic score
(1)
71
user score
(11)
Neko Case - Hell-On
Neko Case
Hell-On
82
critic score
(22)
73
user score
(117)
Gretchen Peters - Dancing With The Beast
Gretchen Peters
Dancing With The Beast
83
critic score
(3)
83
user score
(3)
Sarah Shook & The Disarmers - Years
Sarah Shook & The Disarmers
Years
81
critic score
(5)
73
user score
(20)
Daniel Romano - Human Touch
Daniel Romano
Human Touch
80
critic score
(1)
55
user score
(3)
Angel Olsen - Phases
Angel Olsen
Phases
78
critic score
(17)
74
user score
(113)
Gun Outfit - Out of Range
Gun Outfit
Out of Range
77
critic score
(8)
75
user score
(13)
Blitzen Trapper - Wild and Reckless
Blitzen Trapper
Wild and Reckless
72
critic score
(5)
78
user score
(4)
The Deep Dark Woods - Yarrow
The Deep Dark Woods
Yarrow
90
critic score
(1)
79
user score
(2)
Lilly Hiatt - Trinity Lane
Lilly Hiatt
Trinity Lane
80
critic score
(3)
74
user score
(5)
Shelby Lynne & Allison Moorer - Not Dark Yet
Shelby Lynne & Allison Moorer
Not Dark Yet
76
critic score
(10)
66
user score
(5)
Juanita Stein - America
Juanita Stein
America
68
critic score
(4)
75
user score
(6)
Jason Isbell & The 400 Unit - The Nashville Sound
Jason Isbell & The 400 Unit
The Nashville Sound
80
critic score
(15)
79
user score
(66)
Steve Earle & The Dukes - So You Wannabe An Outlaw
Steve Earle & The Dukes
So You Wannabe An Outlaw
76
critic score
(10)
75
user score
(7)
Jade Jackson - Gilded
Jade Jackson
Gilded
78
critic score
(3)
75
user score
(8)
Faye Webster - Faye Webster
Faye Webster
Faye Webster
83
user score
(3)
Bonnie 'Prince' Billy - Best Troubador
Bonnie 'Prince' Billy
Best Troubador
77
critic score
(12)
74
user score
(4)
John Moreland - Big Bad Luv
John Moreland
Big Bad Luv
76
critic score
(5)
78
user score
(9)
Sarah Shook & The Disarmers - Sidelong
Sarah Shook & The Disarmers
Sidelong
79
critic score
(2)
80
user score
(6)
Old 97's - Graveyard Whistling
Old 97's
Graveyard Whistling
72
critic score
(7)
73
user score
(6)
Nikki Lane - Highway Queen
Nikki Lane
Highway Queen
75
critic score
(7)
74
user score
(15)
Son Volt - Notes of Blue
Son Volt
Notes of Blue
72
critic score
(9)
77
user score
(9)
The Sadies - Northern Passages
The Sadies
Northern Passages
75
critic score
(8)
74
user score
(17)
Tift Merritt - Stitch of the World
Tift Merritt
Stitch of the World
77
critic score
(8)
70
user score
(25)
Aaron Lee Tasjan - Silver Tears
Aaron Lee Tasjan
Silver Tears
76
critic score
(5)
76
user score
(4)
Drive-By Truckers - American Band
Drive-By Truckers
American Band
85
critic score
(14)
74
user score
(64)
The Handsome Family - Unseen
The Handsome Family
Unseen
69
critic score
(5)
63
user score
(2)
Wilco - Schmilco
Wilco
Schmilco
74
critic score
(23)
71
user score
(175)
Lydia Loveless - Real
Lydia Loveless
Real
77
critic score
(12)
75
user score
(26)
Karl Blau - Introducing Karl Blau
Karl Blau
Introducing Karl Blau
77
critic score
(5)
76
user score
(18)
The Jayhawks - Paging Mr. Proust
The Jayhawks
Paging Mr. Proust
72
critic score
(9)
77
user score
(8)
Whitney K - Goodnight
Whitney K
Goodnight
67
user score
(1)
Sturgill Simpson - A Sailor's Guide to Earth
Sturgill Simpson
A Sailor's Guide to Earth
83
critic score
(19)
80
user score
(288)
Hayes Carll - Lovers and Leavers
Hayes Carll
Lovers and Leavers
67
critic score
(3)
95
user score
(1)
Lucinda Williams - The Ghosts of Highway 20
Lucinda Williams
The Ghosts of Highway 20
81
critic score
(15)
72
user score
(64)
Bonnie 'Prince' Billy - Pond Scum
Bonnie 'Prince' Billy
Pond Scum
73
critic score
(12)
70
user score
(14)
Lucero - All a Man Should Do
Lucero
All a Man Should Do
75
critic score
(5)
74
user score
(6)
Lindi Ortega - Faded Gloryville
Lindi Ortega
Faded Gloryville
78
critic score
(5)
74
user score
(7)
The Deslondes - The Deslondes
The Deslondes
The Deslondes
76
critic score
(3)
72
user score
(6)
Eilen Jewell - Sundown Over Ghost Town
Eilen Jewell
Sundown Over Ghost Town
78
critic score
(4)
79
user score
(2)
Houndmouth - Little Neon Limelight
Houndmouth
Little Neon Limelight
72
critic score
(7)
78
user score
(17)
Lucinda Williams - Down Where the Spirit Meets the Bone
Lucinda Williams
Down Where the Spirit Meets the Bone
78
critic score
(8)
79
user score
(7)
Bonnie 'Prince' Billy - Singer's Grave a Sea of Tongues
Bonnie 'Prince' Billy
Singer's Grave a Sea of Tongues
72
critic score
(7)
65
user score
(8)
Lucero - Live from Atlanta
Lucero
Live from Atlanta
78
critic score
(4)
100
user score
(1)
Old 97's - Most Messed Up
Old 97's
Most Messed Up
80
critic score
(8)
69
user score
(12)
The Delines - Colfax
The Delines
Colfax
77
critic score
(5)
73
user score
(10)
Wovenhand - Refractory Obdurate
Wovenhand
Refractory Obdurate
79
critic score
(4)
79
user score
(22)
Dan Wilson - Love Without Fear
Dan Wilson
Love Without Fear
65
critic score
(2)
60
user score
(2)
Lydia Loveless - Somewhere Else
Lydia Loveless
Somewhere Else
81
critic score
(9)
70
user score
(30)
Scott H. Biram - Nothin' But Blood
Scott H. Biram
Nothin' But Blood
73
critic score
(4)
59
user score
(6)
Lambchop - Nixon [Reissue]
Lambchop
Nixon [Reissue]
84
critic score
(3)

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