Best Albums Of The 2000s

1. Queens of the Stone AgeSongs for the Deaf (Interscope)
2. IsisOceanic (Ipecac)
• Bad Penny interview: “Isis’ Aaron Turner In ’02: Oceanic Is ‘The Best Material We’ve Ever Written’
• Bad Penny essay: “Isis’ Oceanic: Mystery Revealed?
3. Sweep the Leg JohnnySto Cazzo! (Southern)
4. Lamb of GodAshes of the Wake (Epic)
5. Mastodon Crack the Skye (Warner Bros.)
• Bad Penny feature: “Doppelgängers: Mastodon’s Brent Hinds and Actor J.C. Quinn
6. System of a DownToxicity (American)
7. Murder City DevilsIn Name and Blood (Sub Pop)
• Bad Penny interview: “Spencer Moody On Murder City Devils’ Breakup: ‘Everyone Was Ready For A Change’
8. The Mars VoltaDe-Loused in the Comatorium (GSL/Universal/Strummer)
9. Silversun PickupsCarnavas (Dangerbird)
10. TomahawkTomahawk (Ipecac)
• Bad Penny interview: “Mike Patton And Duane Denison Talk Tomahawk ‘Downtime’

Best box set: Nirvana‘s With the Lights Out (DGC)

Best comedy album: David CrossLet America Laugh (Sub Pop)
• Bad Penny article: “David Cross’ ‘I Drink For A Reason’: Loaded With Laughs – And Typos

Guiltiest pleasure: Tie between 3 Inches of Blood‘s Fire Up the Blades (Roadrunner) and the Electric Six‘s Fire (XL)
• Bad Penny inteview: “3 Inches Of Blood‘s Cam Pipes Geeks Out On Tolkien, ‘Dungeons & Dragons’

More lists:

Best Albums of 2009
Best Albums of 2008
Best Albums of 2007
Best Metal Albums of 2007
Best Albums of 2006
Best Albums of 2005
Best Albums of 2003
Best Albums of 2000
Best Albums of 1909

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