The Best Garage Rock Albums of 2012

1. Japandroids - Celebration Rock

Japandroids - Celebration Rock
June 5, 2012
Critic Score
83
27 reviews

2. Parquet Courts - Light Up Gold

Parquet Courts - Light Up Gold
August 18, 2012
Critic Score
83
22 reviews

3. Ty Segall Band - Slaughterhouse

Ty Segall Band - Slaughterhouse
June 26, 2012
Critic Score
81
17 reviews

4. Ty Segall & White Fence - Hair

Ty Segall & White Fence - Hair
April 24, 2012
Critic Score
80
13 reviews

5. Ty Segall - Twins

Ty Segall - Twins
October 9, 2012
Critic Score
79
18 reviews

6. The Fresh & Onlys - Long Slow Dance

The Fresh & Onlys - Long Slow Dance
September 4, 2012
Critic Score
76
16 reviews

7. Royal Headache - Royal Headache

Royal Headache - Royal Headache
May 8, 2012
Critic Score
75
6 reviews

8. Oh Sees - Putrifiers II

Oh Sees - Putrifiers II
September 11, 2012
Critic Score
75
14 reviews

9. Heartless Bastards - Arrow

Heartless Bastards - Arrow
February 14, 2012
Critic Score
74
10 reviews

10. King Tuff - King Tuff

King Tuff - King Tuff
May 29, 2012
Critic Score
74
12 reviews
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11. The Babies - Our House On The Hill

The Babies - Our House On The Hill
November 13, 2012
Critic Score
73
10 reviews

12. Sic Alps - Sic Alps

Sic Alps - Sic Alps
September 18, 2012
Critic Score
72
9 reviews

13. Howler - America Give Up

Howler - America Give Up
January 17, 2012
Critic Score
70
14 reviews

14. Allah-Las - Allah-Las

Allah-Las - Allah-Las
September 18, 2012
Critic Score
69
8 reviews

16. Hunx - Hairdresser Blues

Hunx - Hairdresser Blues
February 28, 2012
Critic Score
68
10 reviews

18. The Hives - Lex Hives

The Hives - Lex Hives
June 5, 2012
Critic Score
65
18 reviews

19. Chains of Love - Strange Grey Days

Chains of Love - Strange Grey Days
March 13, 2012
Critic Score
65
6 reviews

20. The Vaccines - Come of Age

The Vaccines - Come of Age
September 4, 2012
Critic Score
64
14 reviews

21. Turbo Fruits - Butter

Turbo Fruits - Butter
September 11, 2012
Critic Score
63
5 reviews

22. Diamond Rugs - Diamond Rugs

Diamond Rugs - Diamond Rugs
April 24, 2012
Critic Score
59
8 reviews
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