Through the week of the 20th, the AllMusic Blog will be publishing our editors' favorite albums of 2009. We'll be covering well over a dozen genres and styles, from rap to reggae, R&B to electronic, country to Latin, blues to metal, folk to soundtracks, and several points in-between. Right now, on the AllMusic Blog, we take a look at our favorite rock albums of 2009. Be sure to check our overall feature of new albums and classical releases, AllMusic Loves 2009, and our other 2009 in Review posts.

Arctic Monkeys - Humbug
Art Brut - Art Brut vs. Satan
Dan Auerbach - Keep It Hid
The Black Crowes - Before the Frost/Until the Freeze
Brandi Carlile - Give Up the Ghost
Julian Casablancas - Phrazes for the Young
Neko Case - Middle Cyclone
Dead Man's Bones - Dead Man's Bones
The Dead Weather - Horehound
Bob Dylan - Together Through Life
Green Day - 21st Century Breakdown
PJ Harvey & John Parish - A Woman a Man Walked By
Joe Henry - Blood from Stars
Ian Hunter - Man Overboard
Norah Jones - The Fall
Madness - The Liberty of Norton Folgate
Manic Street Preachers - Journal for Plague Lovers
Muse - The Resistance
Pearl Jam - Backspacer
Soundtrack of Our Lives - Communion
Super Furry Animals - Dark Days/Light Years
Them Crooked Vultures - Them Crooked Vultures
Weezer - Raditude
Wilco - Wilco (The Album)
Yeah Yeah Yeahs - It's Blitz!