2009 Indie Rock Album Releases

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Aug 25
Arctic Monkeys - Humbug
Arctic Monkeys
Humbug
77
critic score
(37)
77
user score
(1,651)
Mar 3
The Antlers - Hospice
The Antlers
Hospice
82
critic score
(25)
81
user score
(849)
May 26
Phoenix - Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix
Phoenix
Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix
82
critic score
(26)
82
user score
(840)
Jun 9
Dirty Projectors - Bitte Orca
Dirty Projectors
Bitte Orca
86
critic score
(36)
82
user score
(458)
Mar 31
Yeah Yeah Yeahs - It's Blitz!
Yeah Yeah Yeahs
It's Blitz!
80
critic score
(30)
81
user score
(432)
Sep 22
Brand New - Daisy
Brand New
Daisy
75
critic score
(12)
79
user score
(344)
Sep 22
Girls - Album
Girls
Album
80
critic score
(24)
81
user score
(296)
Jan 27
Franz Ferdinand - Tonight: Franz Ferdinand
Franz Ferdinand
Tonight: Franz Ferdinand
69
critic score
(34)
73
user score
(233)
Jun 9
Kasabian - West Ryder Pauper Lunatic Asylum
Kasabian
West Ryder Pauper Lunatic Asylum
65
critic score
(22)
74
user score
(208)
Nov 2
Local Natives - Gorilla Manor
Local Natives
Gorilla Manor
76
critic score
(16)
78
user score
(176)
Sep 8
Wild Beasts - Two Dancers
Wild Beasts
Two Dancers
81
critic score
(28)
81
user score
(159)
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
(146)
Apr 7
Metric - Fantasies
Metric
Fantasies
75
critic score
(25)
80
user score
(143)
Mar 17
White Lies - To Lose My Life
White Lies
To Lose My Life
61
critic score
(16)
73
user score
(102)
Mar 24
The Decemberists - The Hazards of Love
The Decemberists
The Hazards of Love
73
critic score
(29)
76
user score
(92)
May 18
The Brobecks - Violent Things
The Brobecks
Violent Things
81
user score
(92)
Oct 12
Editors - In This Light & On This Evening
Editors
In This Light & On This Evening
60
critic score
(24)
70
user score
(85)
Apr 21
Manchester Orchestra - Mean Everything to Nothing
Manchester Orchestra
Mean Everything to Nothing
72
critic score
(14)
79
user score
(80)
Apr 14
Silversun Pickups - Swoon
Silversun Pickups
Swoon
65
critic score
(20)
78
user score
(73)
Sep 8
Yo La Tengo - Popular Songs
Yo La Tengo
Popular Songs
81
critic score
(23)
75
user score
(71)
Oct 13
The Temper Trap - Conditions
The Temper Trap
Conditions
75
critic score
(13)
73
user score
(71)
Aug 4
Modest Mouse - No One's First and You're Next
Modest Mouse
No One's First and You're Next
61
critic score
(8)
75
user score
(67)
Oct 6
The Mountain Goats - The Life of the World to Come
The Mountain Goats
The Life of the World to Come
80
critic score
(17)
77
user score
(62)
Jun 23
Sunset Rubdown - Dragonslayer
Sunset Rubdown
Dragonslayer
80
critic score
(20)
83
user score
(60)
Feb 15
Bomb The Music Industry! - SCRAMBLES
Bomb The Music Industry!
SCRAMBLES
100
critic score
(1)
80
user score
(56)
Oct 6
Built to Spill - There is No Enemy
Built to Spill
There is No Enemy
75
critic score
(23)
73
user score
(56)
Jul 6
Arctic Monkeys - Crying Lightning
Arctic Monkeys
Crying Lightning
75
critic score
(2)
81
user score
(55)
May 18
Deerhunter - Rainwater Cassette Exchange
Deerhunter
Rainwater Cassette Exchange
80
critic score
(11)
74
user score
(49)
Oct 6
Kurt Vile - Childish Prodigy
Kurt Vile
Childish Prodigy
73
critic score
(8)
74
user score
(49)
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Oct 13
The Heavy - The House That Dirt Built
The Heavy
The House That Dirt Built
70
critic score
(2)
67
user score
(46)
Jan 6
Glasvegas - Glasvegas
Glasvegas
Glasvegas
71
critic score
(23)
77
user score
(45)
Jun 15
We Were Promised Jetpacks - These Four Walls
We Were Promised Jetpacks
These Four Walls
73
critic score
(15)
77
user score
(44)
Jan 20
Cymbals Eat Guitars - Why There Are Mountains
Cymbals Eat Guitars
Why There Are Mountains
79
critic score
(15)
76
user score
(43)
Aug 11
Thrice - Beggars
Thrice
Beggars
73
critic score
(3)
78
user score
(43)
Jun 2
Eels - Hombre Lobo: 12 Songs of Desire
Eels
Hombre Lobo: 12 Songs of Desire
71
critic score
(25)
71
user score
(42)
Jun 23
The Dear Hunter - Act III: Life and Death
The Dear Hunter
Act III: Life and Death
80
critic score
(3)
81
user score
(42)
Jun 23
Gossip - Music For Men
Gossip
Music For Men
69
critic score
(16)
69
user score
(37)
Sep 22
The Big Pink - A Brief History of Love
The Big Pink
A Brief History of Love
72
critic score
(21)
73
user score
(35)
Jul 7
The Rural Alberta Advantage - Hometowns
The Rural Alberta Advantage
Hometowns
72
critic score
(8)
81
user score
(34)
Sep 22
The Twilight Sad - Forget the Night Ahead
The Twilight Sad
Forget the Night Ahead
72
critic score
(18)
75
user score
(34)
Feb 17
Various Artists - Dark Was The Night
Various Artists
Dark Was The Night
79
critic score
(12)
81
user score
(30)
Aug 4
Julian Plenti - Julian Plenti is... Skyscraper
Julian Plenti
Julian Plenti is... Skyscraper
66
critic score
(28)
65
user score
(30)
May 4
The Maccabees - Wall of Arms
The Maccabees
Wall of Arms
74
critic score
(13)
72
user score
(29)
Apr 13
Super Furry Animals - Dark Days / Light Years
Super Furry Animals
Dark Days / Light Years
80
critic score
(24)
74
user score
(27)
Sep 8
The Cribs - Ignore the Ignorant
The Cribs
Ignore the Ignorant
71
critic score
(20)
74
user score
(27)
Oct 6
The Raveonettes - In and Out of Control
The Raveonettes
In and Out of Control
73
critic score
(14)
77
user score
(26)
Oct 16
Various Artists - The Twilight Saga: New Moon
Various Artists
The Twilight Saga: New Moon
69
critic score
(10)
73
user score
(25)
Apr 21
As Cities Burn - Hell or High Water
As Cities Burn
Hell or High Water
60
critic score
(1)
75
user score
(22)
Jul 7
Kiss Kiss - The Meek Shall Inherit What's Left
Kiss Kiss
The Meek Shall Inherit What's Left
80
critic score
(3)
76
user score
(21)
Mar 31
Death Cab For Cutie - The Open Door EP
Death Cab For Cutie
The Open Door EP
75
critic score
(8)
77
user score
(20)
Jul 21
Wye Oak - The Knot
Wye Oak
The Knot
74
critic score
(11)
76
user score
(20)
Sep 8
Vivian Girls - Everything Goes Wrong
Vivian Girls
Everything Goes Wrong
67
critic score
(21)
75
user score
(19)
Apr 7
The Thermals - Now We Can See
The Thermals
Now We Can See
78
critic score
(21)
75
user score
(18)
Jul 28
Smith Westerns - The Smith Westerns
Smith Westerns
The Smith Westerns
73
critic score
(6)
69
user score
(18)
Mar 10
Cursive - Mama, I'm Swollen
Cursive
Mama, I'm Swollen
67
critic score
(14)
74
user score
(17)
Apr 20
Noisettes - Wild Young Hearts
Noisettes
Wild Young Hearts
68
critic score
(17)
73
user score
(17)
Jul 21
The Fiery Furnaces - I'm Going Away
The Fiery Furnaces
I'm Going Away
77
critic score
(28)
70
user score
(17)
Oct 6
No Age - Losing Feeling
No Age
Losing Feeling
78
critic score
(8)
76
user score
(17)
Oct 6
Daniel Johnston - Is and Always Was
Daniel Johnston
Is and Always Was
71
critic score
(14)
77
user score
(16)
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