The Best Indie Rock Albums of 2013

1. Vampire Weekend - Modern Vampires of the City

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Vampire Weekend - Modern Vampires of the City
May 14, 2013
Critic Score
83
36 reviews

2. The National - Trouble Will Find Me

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The National - Trouble Will Find Me
May 21, 2013
Critic Score
82
36 reviews

3. Kurt Vile - Wakin on a Pretty Daze

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Kurt Vile - Wakin on a Pretty Daze
April 9, 2013
Critic Score
82
32 reviews

4. Speedy Ortiz - Major Arcana

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Speedy Ortiz - Major Arcana
July 9, 2013
Critic Score
82
14 reviews

5. Superchunk - I Hate Music

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Superchunk - I Hate Music
August 20, 2013
Critic Score
80
18 reviews

6. Yo La Tengo - Fade

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Yo La Tengo - Fade
January 15, 2013
Critic Score
80
31 reviews

7. Arctic Monkeys - AM

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Arctic Monkeys - AM
September 9, 2013
Critic Score
80
33 reviews

8. Unknown Mortal Orchestra - II

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Unknown Mortal Orchestra - II
February 5, 2013
Critic Score
79
22 reviews

9. Deerhunter - Monomania

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Deerhunter - Monomania
May 7, 2013
Critic Score
79
32 reviews

10. Grant Hart - The Argument

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Grant Hart - The Argument
July 22, 2013
Critic Score
78
18 reviews

11. Local Natives - Hummingbird

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Local Natives - Hummingbird
January 29, 2013
Critic Score
78
20 reviews

12. The World Is a Beautiful Place and I Am No Longer Afraid to Die - Whenever, If Ever

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The World Is a Beautiful Place and I Am No Longer Afraid to Die - Whenever, If Ever
June 18, 2013
Critic Score
78
5 reviews

13. Sky Larkin - Motto

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Sky Larkin - Motto
September 16, 2013
Critic Score
78
7 reviews

14. I Am Kloot - Let It All In

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I Am Kloot - Let It All In
January 21, 2013
Critic Score
78
11 reviews

15. The Julie Ruin - Run Fast

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The Julie Ruin - Run Fast
September 3, 2013
Critic Score
78
10 reviews

16. Arcade Fire - Reflektor

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Arcade Fire - Reflektor
October 29, 2013
Critic Score
78
41 reviews

17. Foals - Holy Fire

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Foals - Holy Fire
February 11, 2013
Critic Score
77
29 reviews

18. Okkervil River - The Silver Gymnasium

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Okkervil River - The Silver Gymnasium
September 3, 2013
Critic Score
77
21 reviews

19. Frightened Rabbit - Pedestrian Verse

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Frightened Rabbit - Pedestrian Verse
February 5, 2013
Critic Score
77
19 reviews

20. HAIM - Days Are Gone

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HAIM - Days Are Gone
September 30, 2013
Critic Score
77
30 reviews

21. Buke and Gase - General Dome

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Buke and Gase - General Dome
January 29, 2013
Critic Score
76
11 reviews

22. Low - The Invisible Way

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Low - The Invisible Way
March 19, 2013
Critic Score
76
21 reviews

23. Polvo - Siberia

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Polvo - Siberia
October 1, 2013
Critic Score
76
6 reviews

24. Peace - In Love

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Peace - In Love
March 25, 2013
Critic Score
76
11 reviews

25. White Denim - Corsicana Lemonade

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White Denim - Corsicana Lemonade
October 29, 2013
Critic Score
76
15 reviews

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