A look at the best rock music of 2011.
The Best Rock Music of 2011
There were some great rock albums released in 2011. Here are some of the best:
– Foo Fighters: Wasting Light
– Red Hot Chili Peppers: I’m With You
– Muse: The 2nd Law
– Beastie Boys: Hot Sauce Committee Part Two
– The Black Keys: El Camino
The Best Rock Music of 2010
From classic rock to punk and everything in between, these are our picks for the best rock albums of 2010.
The Best Rock Music of 2009
The past year has seen some great rock music come out of many different artists. Here is a list of what we feel to be the best rock music of 2009.
The Best Rock Music of 2008
In 2008, rock music saw a resurgence in popularity with a new generation of listeners. This was the year that some of the biggest names in rock released their debut albums, including Kings of Leon, The Black Keys, and The Strokes. While these bands would go on to have great commercial success, 2008 was also a banner year for more experimental and underground rock music. Here are some of the best rock albums of 2008.
-Arcade Fire, “Neon Bible”
-TV on the Radio, “Dear Science”
-Fleet Foxes, “Fleet Foxes”
-Beck, “Modern Guilt”
-My Morning Jacket, “Evil Urges”
-Vampire Weekend, “Vampire Weekend”
-Amanda Palmer, “Who Killed Amanda Palmer?”
-Portugal. The Man, “Censored Colors”
-Sunset Rubdown, “Random Spirit Lover”
The Best Rock Music of 2007
2007 was an excellent year for rock music, with many great bands and artists releasing fantastic albums. Here are some of the best rock albums of 2007, in no particular order:
-OK Computer by Radiohead
-In Rainbows by Radiohead
-The Black Parade by My Chemical Romance
-Year Zero by Nine Inch Nails
-Graduation by Kanye West
-The receptive by Tool
-The Shape of Punk to Come by Refused
The Best Rock Music of 2006
The past year has seen a wealth of great rock music released, from established acts like the Foo Fighters and Pearl Jam to new bands like the Black Keys and the Civil Wars. Here are our picks for the best rock albums of 2011.
The Best Rock Music of 2005
It was a great year for rock music, with a wide variety of sounds and styles represented in the best albums of the year. From the return of veteran bands like Foo Fighters and Pearl Jam to the breakthrough debut of Arcade Fire, 2005 was a year filled with great rock music. Here are our picks for the best rock albums of 2005.
The Best Rock Music of 2004
The year 2004 in rock music saw the release of a number of significant albums. It was also a big year for metal, with seminal albums such as Metallica’s “St. Anger” and Slipknot’s “Vol. 3: The Subliminal Verses” being released. Here is a list of some of the best rock albums of 2004:
– Metallica, “St. Anger”
– Slipknot, “Vol. 3: The Subliminal Verses”
– Foo Fighters, “One by One”
– Green Day, “American Idiot”
– Queens of the Stone Age, “Lullabies to Paralyze”
– Megadeth, “The System Has Failed”
– Lynch Mob, “Smoke This!”
– Cinderella, “Rocked, Wired & Bluesed: The Greatest Hits”
– Tesla, “Into the Now”
The Best Rock Music of 2003
Rock music has always been about pushing the boundaries and breaking new ground. In 2003, a number of artists did just that, creating some of the best rock music of the year.
From alternative rock to hard rock and everything in between, these are the albums that made a lasting impression in 2003.
The Best Rock Music of 2002
It was a great year for rock music, with a wide variety of artists releasing albums that ranged from mainstream to experimental. Here are some of the best rock albums of 2002.
-The White Stripes, White Blood Cells
-The Strokes, Is This It
-Queens of the Stone Age, Songs for the Deaf
-Interpol, Turn on the Bright Lights
-The Flaming Lips, Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots