2012 Indie Pop Album Releases

2012
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(8)

LP

(77)
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Ambient

(54)

Art Pop

(72)

Country

(47)

Dance

(42)

Folk

(131)

Hip Hop

(301)

Indie Pop

(89)

K-Pop

(71)

Metal

(234)

Pop

(289)

Punk

(56)

R&B

(44)

Rock

(452)
May 15
Beach House - Bloom
Beach House
Bloom
76
critic score
(38)
86
user score
(1,897)
Apr 30
MARINA - Electra Heart
Marina & the Diamonds
Electra Heart
57
critic score
(16)
74
user score
(863)
Sep 11
The xx - Coexist
The xx
Coexist
78
critic score
(44)
73
user score
(591)
Jul 10
Dirty Projectors - Swing Lo Magellan
Dirty Projectors
Swing Lo Magellan
81
critic score
(38)
81
user score
(364)
Aug 28
Wild Nothing - Nocturne
Wild Nothing
Nocturne
76
critic score
(25)
80
user score
(283)
Apr 3
Of Monsters and Men - My Head Is an Animal
Of Monsters and Men
My Head Is an Animal
71
critic score
(14)
74
user score
(273)
Oct 9
Ellie Goulding - Halcyon
Ellie Goulding
Halcyon
67
critic score
(19)
76
user score
(247)
Mar 20
The Shins - Port of Morrow
The Shins
Port of Morrow
69
critic score
(36)
73
user score
(174)
Nov 6
Alex G - Trick
Alex G
Trick
73
critic score
(4)
76
user score
(142)
May 15
Best Coast - The Only Place
Best Coast
The Only Place
62
critic score
(30)
63
user score
(71)
Feb 20
SoKo - I Thought I Was an Alien
SoKo
I Thought I Was an Alien
65
critic score
(5)
77
user score
(65)
Feb 14
Tennis - Young & Old
Tennis
Young & Old
69
critic score
(29)
73
user score
(62)
Feb 21
Frankie Rose - Interstellar
Frankie Rose
Interstellar
74
critic score
(30)
77
user score
(55)
Feb 14
Poliça - Give You The Ghost
Poliça
Give You The Ghost
78
critic score
(26)
73
user score
(54)
Sep 4
Jens Lekman - I Know What Love Isn't
Jens Lekman
I Know What Love Isn't
76
critic score
(26)
76
user score
(54)
Feb 27
The Ting Tings - Sounds From Nowheresville
The Ting Tings
Sounds From Nowheresville
48
critic score
(24)
45
user score
(50)
Mar 20
Lost In The Trees - A Church That Fits Our Needs
Lost In The Trees
A Church That Fits Our Needs
77
critic score
(11)
78
user score
(39)
Apr 24
Electric Guest - Mondo
Electric Guest
Mondo
65
critic score
(8)
75
user score
(39)
Mar 6
The Magnetic Fields - Love at the Bottom of the Sea
The Magnetic Fields
Love at the Bottom of the Sea
67
critic score
(32)
67
user score
(31)
Apr 17
Allo Darlin' - Europe
Allo Darlin'
Europe
78
critic score
(16)
77
user score
(31)
Mar 27
La Sera - Sees the Light
La Sera
Sees the Light
71
critic score
(19)
77
user score
(30)
Oct 15
Balthazar - Rats
Balthazar
Rats
70
critic score
(2)
73
user score
(29)
Jul 30
Tulipa Ruiz - Tudo Tanto
Tulipa Ruiz
Tudo Tanto
82
user score
(25)
Nov 23
San Cisco - San Cisco
San Cisco
San Cisco
64
critic score
(6)
71
user score
(25)
Oct 22
Café Tacvba - El Objeto Antes Llamado Disco
Café Tacvba
El Objeto Antes Llamado Disco
90
critic score
(1)
73
user score
(24)
Sep 4
Stars - The North
Stars
The North
72
critic score
(12)
71
user score
(23)
May 21
Saint Etienne - Words and Music by Saint Etienne
Saint Etienne
Words and Music by Saint Etienne
76
critic score
(22)
71
user score
(22)
Sep 18
Mother Mother - The Sticks
Mother Mother
The Sticks
60
critic score
(4)
75
user score
(22)
Jan 31
Hospitality - Hospitality
Hospitality
Hospitality
74
critic score
(16)
72
user score
(21)
Feb 28
TOPS - Tender Opposites
TOPS
Tender Opposites
63
critic score
(3)
75
user score
(21)
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Feb 14
Field Music - Plumb
Field Music
Plumb
76
critic score
(29)
75
user score
(20)
Feb 14
Islands - A Sleep & A Forgetting
Islands
A Sleep & A Forgetting
70
critic score
(11)
70
user score
(19)
Nov 13
El Perro Del Mar - Pale Fire
El Perro Del Mar
Pale Fire
64
critic score
(15)
73
user score
(18)
Jun 5
Friends - Manifest!
Friends
Manifest!
67
critic score
(13)
65
user score
(17)
Oct 2
Matt & Kim - Lightning
Matt & Kim
Lightning
60
critic score
(9)
61
user score
(16)
Oct 9
A.C. Newman - Shut Down the Streets
A.C. Newman
Shut Down the Streets
73
critic score
(16)
72
user score
(16)
Feb 28
Fanfarlo - Rooms Filled with Light
Fanfarlo
Rooms Filled with Light
70
critic score
(18)
74
user score
(15)
Feb 28
Roar - I'm Not Here to Make Friends
Roar
I'm Not Here to Make Friends
73
user score
(14)
Sep 25
Chris Cohen - Overgrown Path
Chris Cohen
Overgrown Path
71
critic score
(5)
80
user score
(14)
Oct 16
A Fine Frenzy - Pines
A Fine Frenzy
Pines
70
critic score
(2)
73
user score
(14)
Oct 23
of Montreal - Daughter of Cloud
of Montreal
Daughter of Cloud
61
critic score
(11)
66
user score
(13)
Nov 13
Sufjan Stevens - Silver & Gold
Sufjan Stevens
Silver & Gold
74
user score
(13)
Mar 6
Alex Winston - King Con
Alex Winston
King Con
70
critic score
(8)
69
user score
(12)
Oct 2
Taken By Trees - Other Worlds
Taken By Trees
Other Worlds
72
critic score
(11)
74
user score
(12)
Oct 9
Freelance Whales - Diluvia
Freelance Whales
Diluvia
70
critic score
(6)
72
user score
(11)
Jan 24
Ingrid Michaelson - Human Again
Ingrid Michaelson
Human Again
66
critic score
(4)
59
user score
(10)
Jun 12
POP ETC - Pop Etc
POP ETC
Pop Etc
57
critic score
(14)
35
user score
(10)
Jun 12
Jukebox the Ghost - Safe Travels
Jukebox the Ghost
Safe Travels
65
critic score
(9)
72
user score
(10)
May 15
Violens - True
Violens
True
69
critic score
(11)
75
user score
(9)
May 28
Citizens! - Here We Are
Citizens!
Here We Are
65
critic score
(9)
69
user score
(9)
Jul 24
Eternal Summers - Correct Behavior
Eternal Summers
Correct Behavior
72
critic score
(9)
74
user score
(9)
Aug 20
Stealing Sheep - Into The Diamond Sun
Stealing Sheep
Into The Diamond Sun
71
critic score
(14)
71
user score
(9)
Oct 8
Dog Is Dead - All Our Favourite Stories
Dog Is Dead
All Our Favourite Stories
70
critic score
(10)
64
user score
(9)
Sep 11
Seapony - Falling
Seapony
Falling
65
critic score
(5)
68
user score
(7)
Oct 23
Egyptian Hip Hop - Good Don't Sleep
Egyptian Hip Hop
Good Don't Sleep
69
critic score
(11)
74
user score
(7)
Apr 2
Lightships - Electric Cables
Lightships
Electric Cables
78
critic score
(13)
68
user score
(5)
Jun 5
The Mynabirds - Generals
The Mynabirds
Generals
78
critic score
(9)
79
user score
(5)
Oct 1
Tim Burgess - Oh No I Love You
Tim Burgess
Oh No I Love You
68
critic score
(10)
67
user score
(5)
Oct 8
Sun Airway - Soft Fall
Sun Airway
Soft Fall
71
critic score
(7)
68
user score
(5)
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