The Best Indie Pop Albums of 2009

1. Dirty Projectors - Bitte Orca

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Dirty Projectors - Bitte Orca
June 9, 2009
Critic Score
86
29 reviews

2. The xx - xx

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The xx - xx
October 6, 2009
Critic Score
86
20 reviews

3. Girls - Album

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Girls - Album
September 22, 2009
Critic Score
84
19 reviews

4. Phoenix - Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix

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Phoenix - Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix
May 26, 2009
Critic Score
83
21 reviews

5. The Vaselines - Enter The Vaselines

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The Vaselines - Enter The Vaselines
May 5, 2009
Critic Score
83
7 reviews

6. Bat For Lashes - Two Suns

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Bat For Lashes - Two Suns
April 7, 2009
Critic Score
81
22 reviews

7. St. Vincent - Actor

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St. Vincent - Actor
May 5, 2009
Critic Score
80
20 reviews

8. Camera Obscura - My Maudlin Career

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Camera Obscura - My Maudlin Career
April 21, 2009
Critic Score
79
19 reviews

9. Florence + The Machine - Lungs

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Florence + The Machine - Lungs
July 6, 2009
Critic Score
79
20 reviews

10. Morrissey - Years of Refusal

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Morrissey - Years of Refusal
February 17, 2009
Critic Score
78
20 reviews

11. Islands - Vapours

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Islands - Vapours
September 22, 2009
Critic Score
77
9 reviews

12. The Pains of Being Pure at Heart - The Pains of Being Pure at Heart

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The Pains of Being Pure at Heart - The Pains of Being Pure at Heart
February 3, 2009
Critic Score
77
15 reviews

13. Au Revoir Simone - Still Night, Still Light

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Au Revoir Simone - Still Night, Still Light
May 19, 2009
Critic Score
77
10 reviews

14. Fanfarlo - Reservoir

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Fanfarlo - Reservoir
October 13, 2009
Critic Score
76
8 reviews

15. Thao & the Get Down Stay Down - Know Better Learn Faster

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Thao & the Get Down Stay Down - Know Better Learn Faster
October 13, 2009
Critic Score
76
9 reviews

16. Slow Club - Yeah So

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Slow Club - Yeah So
July 14, 2009
Critic Score
76
9 reviews

17. Tegan and Sara - Sainthood

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Tegan and Sara - Sainthood
October 27, 2009
Critic Score
76
14 reviews

18. A.C. Newman - Get Guilty

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A.C. Newman - Get Guilty
January 20, 2009
Critic Score
75
15 reviews

19. Taken By Trees - East of Eden

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Taken By Trees - East of Eden
September 8, 2009
Critic Score
75
12 reviews

20. Golden Silvers - True Romance

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Golden Silvers - True Romance
May 4, 2009
Critic Score
75
7 reviews

21. The Clientele - Bonfires on the Heath

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The Clientele - Bonfires on the Heath
October 6, 2009
Critic Score
74
15 reviews

22. Jack Peñate - Everything Is New

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Jack Peñate - Everything Is New
August 18, 2009
Critic Score
74
14 reviews

23. El Perro Del Mar - Love Is Not Pop

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El Perro Del Mar - Love Is Not Pop
April 1, 2009
Critic Score
73
8 reviews

24. Patrick Wolf - The Bachelor

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Patrick Wolf - The Bachelor
June 2, 2009
Critic Score
73
19 reviews

25. Cornershop - Judy Sucks a Lemon For Breakfast

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Cornershop - Judy Sucks a Lemon For Breakfast
July 27, 2009
Critic Score
72
7 reviews

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