2005 Indie Rock Album Releases

2005
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EP (3)
LP (72)
Apr 12
The National - Alligator
The National
Alligator
77
critic score
(11)
83
user score
(291)
Mar 22
Bloc Party - Silent Alarm
Bloc Party
Silent Alarm
84
critic score
(13)
84
user score
(273)
Oct 3
Franz Ferdinand - You Could Have It So Much Better
Franz Ferdinand
You Could Have It So Much Better
80
critic score
(18)
79
user score
(155)
May 24
Sleater-Kinney - The Woods
Sleater-Kinney
The Woods
87
critic score
(12)
87
user score
(153)
Aug 30
Death Cab For Cutie - Plans
Death Cab For Cutie
Plans
67
critic score
(9)
78
user score
(133)
Sep 27
Wolf Parade - Apologies to the Queen Mary
Wolf Parade
Apologies to the Queen Mary
85
critic score
(12)
86
user score
(108)
Oct 4
My Morning Jacket - Z
My Morning Jacket
Z
84
critic score
(16)
83
user score
(108)
May 10
Spoon - Gimme Fiction
Spoon
Gimme Fiction
85
critic score
(9)
83
user score
(106)
Oct 4
Broken Social Scene - Broken Social Scene
Broken Social Scene
Broken Social Scene
75
critic score
(14)
83
user score
(84)
Feb 22
Kings of Leon - Aha Shake Heartbreak
Kings of Leon
Aha Shake Heartbreak
64
critic score
(13)
73
user score
(80)
Jun 28
Clap Your Hands Say Yeah - Clap Your Hands Say Yeah
Clap Your Hands Say Yeah
Clap Your Hands Say Yeah
78
critic score
(9)
83
user score
(76)
Jul 25
Editors - The Back Room
Editors
The Back Room
76
critic score
(12)
75
user score
(61)
Mar 7
Kaiser Chiefs - Employment
Kaiser Chiefs
Employment
74
critic score
(12)
72
user score
(48)
Apr 5
Okkervil River - Black Sheep Boy
Okkervil River
Black Sheep Boy
80
critic score
(6)
82
user score
(40)
Aug 16
Mount Eerie -
Mount Eerie
"No Flashlight": Songs of the Fulfilled Night
77
critic score
(3)
78
user score
(38)
May 30
Art Brut - Bang Bang Rock & Roll
Art Brut
Bang Bang Rock & Roll
84
critic score
(11)
81
user score
(37)
Mar 8
The Kills - No Wow
The Kills
No Wow
74
critic score
(11)
78
user score
(34)
May 3
The Hold Steady - Separation Sunday
The Hold Steady
Separation Sunday
81
critic score
(8)
84
user score
(32)
Oct 4
Metric - Live it Out
Metric
Live it Out
72
critic score
(10)
79
user score
(30)
Sep 19
Mew - And the Glass Handed Kites
Mew
And the Glass Handed Kites
75
critic score
(8)
79
user score
(28)
May 16
Maximo Park - A Certain Trigger
Maximo Park
A Certain Trigger
75
critic score
(9)
81
user score
(21)
Jan 25
Low - The Great Destroyer
Low
The Great Destroyer
75
critic score
(14)
77
user score
(20)
Jul 4
Hard-Fi - Stars of CCTV
Hard-Fi
Stars of CCTV
68
critic score
(11)
68
user score
(20)
Apr 26
Eels - Blinking Lights and Other Revelations
Eels
Blinking Lights and Other Revelations
80
critic score
(9)
81
user score
(18)
May 3
The Raveonettes - Pretty in Black
The Raveonettes
Pretty in Black
67
critic score
(12)
76
user score
(18)
Nov 1
Sun Kil Moon - Tiny Cities
Sun Kil Moon
Tiny Cities
59
critic score
(5)
69
user score
(17)
Mar 1
Doves - Some Cities
Doves
Some Cities
70
critic score
(10)
77
user score
(15)
May 22
Arcade Fire - Neighborhood #3 (Power Out)
Arcade Fire
Neighborhood #3 (Power Out)
80
critic score
(2)
97
user score
(15)
Aug 23
Minus the Bear - Menos el Oso
Minus the Bear
Menos el Oso
69
critic score
(6)
81
user score
(15)
Mar 14
The Bravery - The Bravery
The Bravery
The Bravery
66
critic score
(7)
70
user score
(14)
Jan 18
Black Mountain - Black Mountain
Black Mountain
Black Mountain
61
critic score
(8)
75
user score
(13)
Apr 4
British Sea Power - Open Season
British Sea Power
Open Season
73
critic score
(11)
75
user score
(13)
Mar 28
Arcade Fire - Neighborhood #2 (Laïka)
Arcade Fire
Neighborhood #2 (Laïka)
80
critic score
(1)
92
user score
(12)
Aug 30
OK Go - Oh No
OK Go
Oh No
66
critic score
(6)
68
user score
(12)
May 23
Stephen Malkmus - Face the Truth
Stephen Malkmus
Face the Truth
79
critic score
(12)
83
user score
(11)
Jan 11
The Fiery Furnaces - EP
The Fiery Furnaces
EP
81
critic score
(6)
82
user score
(10)
Sep 12
dEUS - Pocket Revolution
dEUS
Pocket Revolution
74
critic score
(2)
76
user score
(10)
Sep 13
Super Furry Animals - Love Kraft
Super Furry Animals
Love Kraft
75
critic score
(8)
78
user score
(10)
Nov 15
Wilco - Kicking Television: Live in Chicago
Wilco
Kicking Television: Live in Chicago
82
critic score
(8)
87
user score
(10)
Jun 20
The Cribs - The New Fellas
The Cribs
The New Fellas
65
critic score
(6)
69
user score
(9)
Aug 15
The Rakes - Capture/Release
The Rakes
Capture/Release
72
critic score
(11)
77
user score
(9)
Apr 4
Hot Hot Heat - Elevator
Hot Hot Heat
Elevator
67
critic score
(9)
68
user score
(8)
May 10
Athlete - Tourist
Athlete
Tourist
38
critic score
(7)
54
user score
(8)
Sep 20
Nada Surf - The Weight Is a Gift
Nada Surf
The Weight Is a Gift
69
critic score
(10)
74
user score
(7)
Jul 25
Clor - Clor
Clor
Clor
73
critic score
(8)
79
user score
(6)
Oct 17
Arab Strap - The Last Romance
Arab Strap
The Last Romance
74
critic score
(10)
77
user score
(6)
May 23
The Coral - The Invisible Invasion
The Coral
The Invisible Invasion
66
critic score
(7)
65
user score
(5)
May 31
Amusement Parks On Fire - Amusement Parks on Fire
Amusement Parks On Fire
Amusement Parks on Fire
74
critic score
(4)
79
user score
(5)
Aug 29
Serena-Maneesh - Serena-Maneesh
Serena-Maneesh
Serena-Maneesh
84
critic score
(5)
79
user score
(5)
Oct 25
Rogue Wave - Descended Like Vultures
Rogue Wave
Descended Like Vultures
76
critic score
(7)
79
user score
(5)
Mar 7
Idlewild - Warnings/Promises
Idlewild
Warnings/Promises
67
critic score
(8)
62
user score
(4)
Mar 8
Mando Diao - Hurricane Bar
Mando Diao
Hurricane Bar
78
critic score
(5)
78
user score
(4)
Oct 18
Silver Jews - Tanglewood Numbers
Silver Jews
Tanglewood Numbers
80
critic score
(9)
79
user score
(4)
Feb 14
The Wedding Present - Take Fountain
The Wedding Present
Take Fountain
72
critic score
(4)
81
user score
(3)
Mar 8
The Evens - The Evens
The Evens
The Evens
72
critic score
(7)
75
user score
(3)
May 3
The Go-Betweens - Oceans Apart
The Go-Betweens
Oceans Apart
76
critic score
(7)
77
user score
(3)
Jul 12
The Most Serene Republic  - Underwater Cinematographer
The Most Serene Republic
Underwater Cinematographer
74
critic score
(6)
73
user score
(3)
Aug 9
Sons and Daughters - The Repulsion Box
Sons and Daughters
The Repulsion Box
75
critic score
(7)
74
user score
(3)
Aug 23
Criteria - When We Break
Criteria
When We Break
53
critic score
(5)
62
user score
(3)
Sep 13
Giant Drag - Hearts and Unicorns
Giant Drag
Hearts and Unicorns
74
critic score
(8)
67
user score
(3)
Jan 25
Destroyer - Notorious Lightning & Other Works
Destroyer
Notorious Lightning & Other Works
66
critic score
(3)
55
user score
(2)
Mar 21
Louis XIV - The Best Little Secrets Are Kept
Louis XIV
The Best Little Secrets Are Kept
41
critic score
(7)
49
user score
(2)
Apr 11
I Am Kloot - Gods and Monsters
I Am Kloot
Gods and Monsters
67
critic score
(7)
75
user score
(2)
Apr 26
Caesars - Paper Tigers
Caesars
Paper Tigers
64
critic score
(9)
70
user score
(2)
May 10
Scout Niblett - Kidnapped By Neptune
Scout Niblett
Kidnapped By Neptune
71
critic score
(5)
78
user score
(2)
Sep 6
Blood on the Wall - Awesomer
Blood on the Wall
Awesomer
70
critic score
(5)
77
user score
(2)
Sep 27
Calla - Collisions
Calla
Collisions
70
critic score
(6)
76
user score
(2)
2005
Arab Strap - Acoustic Request Show
Arab Strap
Acoustic Request Show
64
user score
(1)
Mar 28
22-20s - Live In Japan
22-20s
Live In Japan
90
user score
(1)
Apr 26
Love As Laughter - Laughter's Fifth
Love As Laughter
Laughter's Fifth
80
critic score
(5)
83
user score
(1)
May 3
The Ponys - Celebration Castle
The Ponys
Celebration Castle
76
critic score
(8)
77
user score
(1)
Jun 7
The Spinto Band - Nice and Nicely Done
The Spinto Band
Nice and Nicely Done
79
critic score
(5)
80
user score
(1)
Aug 9
Holopaw - Quit +/or Fight
Holopaw
Quit +/or Fight
77
critic score
(7)
78
user score
(1)
Sep 13
Harvey Danger - Little by Little...
Harvey Danger
Little by Little...
71
critic score
(7)
74
user score
(1)
Oct 11
Constantines - Tournament of Hearts
Constantines
Tournament of Hearts
77
critic score
(7)
78
user score
(1)
Nov 22
Okkervil River - Black Sheep Boy Appendix
Okkervil River
Black Sheep Boy Appendix
79
critic score
(5)
87
user score
(1)
Mar 22
Radar Bros. - The Fallen Leaf Pages
Radar Bros.
The Fallen Leaf Pages
69
critic score
(6)
Apr 11
Figurines - Skeleton
Figurines
Skeleton
73
critic score
(8)
Jun 15
Malcolm Middleton - Into the Woods
Malcolm Middleton
Into the Woods
75
critic score
(6)
Jul 4
Brakes - Give Blood
Brakes
Give Blood
76
critic score
(8)
Nov 22
Interpol - Remix
Interpol
Remix
50
critic score
(3)

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