Reviews

Below is an archive of all AlternativeNation.net album reviews. You may click the title to view the full review. Also be aware that the scores and opinions are based purely on the author of the article rather than AlternativeNation.net as a whole. This list will be updated as more albums and reviews are released. If you would like an an album release to be reviewed you may contact any one of our reporters on the staff page.

Failure – The Heart is a Monster
(released on June 30, 2015)
Score: 9 out of 10
By Riley Rowe

The Aristocrats – Tres Caballeros
(released on June 23, 2015)
By Riley Rowe

Faith No More – Sol Invictus
(released on May 18, 2015)
Score: 8 out of 10
By Riley Rowe

Royal Thunder – Crooked Doors
(released on April 7, 2015)
Score: 8.5 out of 10
By Riley Rowe

The Driftwood Sign – The Driftwood Sign
(released on March 24, 2015)
Score: 7.5 out of 10
By Riley Rowe

Wand – Golem
(released on March 17, 2015)
By Paul Kneitz

Moon Duo – Shadow of the Sun
(released on March 3, 2015)
By Paul Kneitz

Steven Wilson – Hand. Cannot. Erase.
(released on March 3, 2015)
Score: 9 out of 10
By Riley Rowe

Lace Weeper – As the Crow Flies
(released on March 2, 2015)
Score: 7 out of 10
By Riley Rowe

The Aristocrats – Culture Clash Live!
(released on January 20, 2014)
By Riley Rowe

Marilyn Manson – The Pale Emperor
(released on January 20, 2014)
Score: 8 out of 10
By Riley Rowe

Alex Calder (Mold Boy) – Copy Me
(released on November 19, 2014)
By Paul Kneitz

Foo Fighters – Sonic Highways
(released on November 10, 2014)
By Brett Buchanan

Live – The Turn
(released on October 28, 2014)
By Brett Buchanan

Devin Townsend Project –
(released on October 27, 2014)
Score: 7 out of 10
By Riley Rowe

Black Map – And We Explode…
(released on October 27, 2014)
Score: 9 out of 10
By Riley Rowe

Slipknot – .5: The Gray Chapter
(released on October 17, 2014)
Score: 8 out of 10
By Riley Rowe

Melvins – Hold It In
(released on October 14, 2014)
Score: 6.5 out of 10
By Riley Rowe

Weezer – Everything Will Be Alright in the End
(released on October 7, 2014)
By AlternativeNation staff

Mark Lanegan – No Bells on Sunday
(released on July 29, 2014)
By Paul Kneitz

Smashing Pumpkins – Adore (reissue)
(released on September 23, 2014)
By Brett Buchanan

Ty Segall – Manipulator
(released on August 26, 2014)
By Paul Kneitz

Wand – Ganglion Reef
(released on August 26, 2014)
By Paul Kneitz

Godsmack – 1000hp
(released on August 5, 2014)
Score: 6.5 out of 10
By Riley Rowe

Tuatara – Underworld
(released on August 5, 2014)
By Paul Kneitz

Marco Minnemann – EEPS
(released on July 9, 2014)
Score: 8 out of 10
By Riley Rowe

Linkin Park – The Hunting Party
(released on June 17, 2014)
By Brett Buchanan

Jack White – Lazaretto
(released on June 10, 2014)
By Doug McCausland

Bob Mould – Beauty & Ruin
(released on June 3, 2014)
Score: 7 out of 10
By Osty Gale

The Burning of Rome – Year of the Ox
(released on May 19, 2014)
Score: 8.5 out of 10
By Riley Rowe

Charming Liars – We Won’t Give Up
(released on May 19, 2014)
Score: 7.5 out of 10
By Riley Rowe

John Frusciante – Enclosure
(released on April 8, 2014)
By Paul Kneitz

Foxy Shazam – Gonzo
(released on April 2, 2014)
By Doug McCausland

Lesser Key – Lesser Key EP
(released on April 1, 2014)
Score: 7.5 out of 10
By Andy Frisk

Beck – Morning Phase
(released on February 21, 2014)
Score: 8 out of 10
By Riley Rowe

Crosses – Crosses
(released on February 11, 2014)
Score: 6.5 out of 10
By Riley Rowe

Against Me! – Transgender Dysphoria Blues
(released on January 21, 2014)
Score: 8 out of 10
By Doug McCausland

Supersuckers – Get the Hell
(released on January 14, 2014)
Score: 9 out of 10
By Andy Frisk

Mark Lanegan – Has God Seen My Shadow? Anthology 1989-2011
(released on January 14, 2014)
By Paul Kneitz

Bruce Springsteen ft. Tom Morello – High Hopes
(released on January 14, 2014)
Score: 8 out of 10
By Andy Frisk

Pixies – EP2
(released on January 3, 2014)
Score: 7 out of 10
By Doug McCausland

Soundgarden – Screaming Life/Fopp (reissue)
(released on November 26, 2013)
Score: 10 out of 10
By Doug McCausland

Ed Kowalczyk – The Flood and The Mercy
(released on October 29, 2013)
Score: 8.5 out of 10
By Andy Frisk

Stone Temple Pilots – High Rise
(released on October 28, 2013)
By Brett Buchanan

Pearl Jam – Lightning Bolt
(released on October 15, 2013)
By Brett Buchanan

Cage the Elephant – Melophobia
(released on October 8, 2013)
Score: 8.5 out of 10
By Doug McCausland

Cults – Static
(released on October 15, 2013)
Score: 9.5 out of 10
By Andy Frisk

Alter Bridge – Fortress
(released on September 25, 2013)
Score: 6 out of 10
By Doug McCausland

Mazzy Star – Seasons of Your Day
(released on September 24, 2013)
By Andy Frisk

Kings of Leon – Mechanical Bull
(released on September 20, 2013)
Score: 6 out of 10
By Doug McCausland

Mark Lanegan – Imitations
(released on September 17, 2013)
By Paul Kneitz

Violent Soho – Hungry Ghost
(released on September 6, 2013)
Score: 7.5 out of 10
By Doug McCausland

Gemini Syndrome – Lux
(released on September 6, 2013)
Score: 8 out of 10
By Andy Frisk

Nine Inch Nails – Hesitation Marks
(released on September 3, 2013)
Score: 8.5 out of 10
By Riley Rowe

Pixies – EP1
(released on September 2, 2013)
By Brett Buchanan

HBS – In Deep Owl
(released on Auguest 27, 2013)
Score: 9 out of 10
By Andy Frisk

John Frusciante – Outsides
(released on August 27, 2013)
Score: 2 out of 10
By Doug McCausland

Middle Class Rut – Pick Up Your Head
(released on June 25, 2013)
Score: 9 out of 10
By Doug McCausland

Palms – Palms
(released on June 25, 2013)
Score: 5 out of 10
By Riley Rowe

Stone Gossard – Moonlander
(released on June 25, 2013)
By Nicole Malczan

Crash Kings – Dark of the Daylight
(released on June 18, 2013)
Score: 7 out of 10
By Doug McCausland

Surfer Blood – Pythons
(released on June 11, 2013)
Score: 5 out of 10
By Doug McCausland

Andrew Stockdale – Keep Moving
(released on June 7, 2013)
Score: 6.5 out of 10
By Doug McCausland

Queens of the Stone Age – …Like Clockwork
(released on June 4, 2013)
By Brett Buchanan

Filter – The Sun Comes Out Tonight
(released on June 4, 2013)
By Brett Buchanan

Alice in Chains – The Devil Put Dinosaurs Here
(released on May 28th, 2013)
By Brett Buchanan

Mark Lanegan & Duke Garwood – Black Pudding
(released on May 14, 2013)
By Paul Kneitz

Beware of Darkness – Orthodox
(released on May 7, 2013)
Score: 6 out of 10
By Doug McCausland

Melvins – Everybody Loves Sausages
(released on April 30, 2013)
By Nicole Malczan

Mad Season – Above (deluxe box set)
(released on April 2, 2013)
By Whip

Mudhoney – Vanishing Point
(released on April 2, 2013)
By Nicole Malczan

Sound City – Real to Reel
(released on March 12, 2013)
By Nicole Malczan

How to Destroy Angels – Welcome Oblivion
(released on March 5, 2013)
By Nicole Malczan

Puscifer – Donkey Punch the Night
(released on February 19, 2013)
By Nicole Malczan

Soundgarden – King Animal
(released on November 13, 2012)
By Brett Buchanan

Walking Papers – Walking Papers
(released on October 2, 2012)
By Paul Kneitz

Smashing Pumpkins – Oceania
(released on June 19, 2012)
By Brett Buchanan

Mark Lanegan – Blues Funeral
(released on February 6, 2012)
By Brett Buchanan

Scott Weiland – A Compilation of Scott Weiland Cover Songs
(released on August 30, 2011)
By Brett Buchanan

Screaming Trees – Last Words
(released on August 2, 2011)
By Brett Buchanan

Eddie Vedder – Ukelele Songs
(released on May 31, 2011)
By Brett Buchanan

Foo Fighters – Wasting Light
(released on April 12, 2011)
By Brett Buchanan

Soundgarden – Live on I-5
(released on March 22, 2011)
By Brett Buchanan

Tres Mts – Three Mountains
(released on March 3, 2011)
By Brett Buchanan

Twilight Singers – Dynamite Steps
(released on February 15, 2011)
By Brett Buchanan

Smashing Pumpkins – Solstice Bare
(released on November 23, 2010)
By Brett Buchanan

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