2009 Indie Rock Album Releases

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Aug 25
Arctic Monkeys - Humbug
Arctic Monkeys
Humbug
77
critic score
(40)
77
user score
(2,664)
Jun 9
Radiohead - In Rainbows Disk 2
Radiohead
In Rainbows Disk 2
66
critic score
(2)
76
user score
(1,260)
Mar 3
The Antlers - Hospice
The Antlers
Hospice
82
critic score
(27)
80
user score
(1,255)
May 26
Phoenix - Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix
Phoenix
Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix
81
critic score
(30)
81
user score
(1,206)
May 5
St. Vincent - Actor
St. Vincent
Actor
80
critic score
(30)
83
user score
(1,086)
Mar 31
Yeah Yeah Yeahs - It's Blitz!
Yeah Yeah Yeahs
It's Blitz!
80
critic score
(35)
80
user score
(674)
Jun 9
Dirty Projectors - Bitte Orca
Dirty Projectors
Bitte Orca
86
critic score
(38)
81
user score
(615)
Sep 22
Brand New - Daisy
Brand New
Daisy
75
critic score
(13)
80
user score
(485)
Sep 22
Girls - Album
Girls
Album
80
critic score
(25)
81
user score
(341)
Jan 27
Franz Ferdinand - Tonight: Franz Ferdinand
Franz Ferdinand
Tonight: Franz Ferdinand
69
critic score
(35)
74
user score
(338)
Jun 9
Kasabian - West Ryder Pauper Lunatic Asylum
Kasabian
West Ryder Pauper Lunatic Asylum
67
critic score
(25)
74
user score
(266)
Apr 7
Metric - Fantasies
Metric
Fantasies
75
critic score
(25)
80
user score
(255)
Jul 6
Bombay Bicycle Club - I Had the Blues But I Shook Them Loose
Bombay Bicycle Club
I Had the Blues But I Shook Them Loose
72
critic score
(12)
78
user score
(199)
Nov 2
Local Natives - Gorilla Manor
Local Natives
Gorilla Manor
77
critic score
(20)
78
user score
(198)
Apr 28
Japandroids - Post-Nothing
Japandroids
Post-Nothing
80
critic score
(24)
77
user score
(197)
Jun 30
Wilco - Wilco (The Album)
Wilco
Wilco (The Album)
75
critic score
(33)
72
user score
(192)
Sep 8
Wild Beasts - Two Dancers
Wild Beasts
Two Dancers
81
critic score
(29)
80
user score
(189)
May 18
The Brobecks - Violent Things
The Brobecks
Violent Things
81
user score
(163)
Mar 17
White Lies - To Lose My Life...
White Lies
To Lose My Life...
61
critic score
(23)
74
user score
(136)
Jul 14
The Dead Weather - Horehound
The Dead Weather
Horehound
71
critic score
(32)
74
user score
(131)
Apr 14
Silversun Pickups - Swoon
Silversun Pickups
Swoon
63
critic score
(23)
79
user score
(120)
Oct 12
Editors - In This Light & On This Evening
Editors
In This Light & On This Evening
61
critic score
(29)
70
user score
(113)
Apr 21
Manchester Orchestra - Mean Everything to Nothing
Manchester Orchestra
Mean Everything to Nothing
70
critic score
(15)
79
user score
(111)
Sep 8
Yo La Tengo - Popular Songs
Yo La Tengo
Popular Songs
80
critic score
(28)
74
user score
(104)
Oct 13
The Temper Trap - Conditions
The Temper Trap
Conditions
75
critic score
(13)
74
user score
(103)
Feb 15
Bomb The Music Industry! - SCRAMBLES
Bomb The Music Industry!
SCRAMBLES
100
critic score
(1)
81
user score
(100)
Aug 4
Modest Mouse - No One's First and You're Next
Modest Mouse
No One's First and You're Next
66
critic score
(12)
76
user score
(100)
Oct 6
Built to Spill - There is No Enemy
Built to Spill
There is No Enemy
74
critic score
(22)
74
user score
(91)
Jun 15
We Were Promised Jetpacks - These Four Walls
We Were Promised Jetpacks
These Four Walls
72
critic score
(16)
79
user score
(71)
Jun 23
Sunset Rubdown - Dragonslayer
Sunset Rubdown
Dragonslayer
78
critic score
(22)
81
user score
(71)
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Jul 6
Arctic Monkeys - Crying Lightning
Arctic Monkeys
Crying Lightning
75
critic score
(2)
81
user score
(70)
Oct 13
The Heavy - The House That Dirt Built
The Heavy
The House That Dirt Built
70
critic score
(2)
67
user score
(65)
Jun 23
The Dear Hunter - Act III: Life and Death
The Dear Hunter
Act III: Life and Death
80
critic score
(3)
80
user score
(64)
Oct 6
Kurt Vile - Childish Prodigy
Kurt Vile
Childish Prodigy
72
critic score
(12)
74
user score
(61)
Oct 6
Jamie T - Kings & Queens
Jamie T
Kings & Queens
78
critic score
(19)
75
user score
(60)
May 18
Deerhunter - Rainwater Cassette Exchange
Deerhunter
Rainwater Cassette Exchange
78
critic score
(13)
74
user score
(60)
Jun 2
Eels - Hombre Lobo: 12 Songs of Desire
Eels
Hombre Lobo: 12 Songs of Desire
72
critic score
(27)
70
user score
(56)
Jan 6
Glasvegas - Glasvegas
Glasvegas
Glasvegas
72
critic score
(25)
76
user score
(55)
Sep 22
Vic Chesnutt - At The Cut
Vic Chesnutt
At The Cut
79
critic score
(8)
81
user score
(53)
Jan 20
Cymbals Eat Guitars - Why There Are Mountains
Cymbals Eat Guitars
Why There Are Mountains
77
critic score
(17)
75
user score
(49)
Feb 17
Various Artists - Dark Was The Night
Various Artists
Dark Was The Night
75
critic score
(20)
80
user score
(47)
Sep 22
The Twilight Sad - Forget the Night Ahead
The Twilight Sad
Forget the Night Ahead
72
critic score
(18)
75
user score
(45)
Jun 9
Tonstartssbandht - An When
Tonstartssbandht
An When
79
user score
(45)
Jun 23
Gossip - Music For Men
Gossip
Music For Men
69
critic score
(16)
70
user score
(45)
Jul 7
The Rural Alberta Advantage - Hometowns
The Rural Alberta Advantage
Hometowns
72
critic score
(8)
80
user score
(42)
Aug 4
Julian Plenti - Julian Plenti is... Skyscraper
Julian Plenti
Julian Plenti is... Skyscraper
66
critic score
(28)
67
user score
(41)
Sep 22
The Big Pink - A Brief History of Love
The Big Pink
A Brief History of Love
73
critic score
(25)
73
user score
(39)
Jan 7
Soutaiseiriron - Hi-Fi Shinsho
Soutaiseiriron
Hi-Fi Shinsho
79
user score
(39)
Dec 9
Ty Segall & Mikal Cronin - Reverse Shark Attack
Ty Segall & Mikal Cronin
Reverse Shark Attack
71
critic score
(5)
72
user score
(38)
May 4
The Maccabees - Wall of Arms
The Maccabees
Wall of Arms
74
critic score
(13)
71
user score
(37)
Mar 16
Super Furry Animals - Dark Days / Light Years
Super Furry Animals
Dark Days / Light Years
80
critic score
(24)
72
user score
(35)
Sep 8
The Cribs - Ignore the Ignorant
The Cribs
Ignore the Ignorant
72
critic score
(24)
74
user score
(35)
Mar 10
Cursive - Mama, I'm Swollen
Cursive
Mama, I'm Swollen
67
critic score
(14)
75
user score
(34)
Oct 16
Various Artists - The Twilight Saga: New Moon
Various Artists
The Twilight Saga: New Moon
69
critic score
(10)
73
user score
(32)
Sep 3
The Temper Trap - Sweet Disposition
The Temper Trap
Sweet Disposition
90
user score
(32)
Oct 6
The Raveonettes - In and Out of Control
The Raveonettes
In and Out of Control
73
critic score
(14)
77
user score
(31)
May 19
Jarvis Cocker - Further Complications
Jarvis Cocker
Further Complications
72
critic score
(27)
75
user score
(31)
Sep 4
Helvetia - Helvetia’s Junk Shop
Helvetia
Helvetia’s Junk Shop
77
user score
(27)
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