2017 Indie Rock Album Releases

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Apr 7
Father John Misty
Pure Comedy
82
critic score
(33)
76
user score
(514)
Aug 17
Brand New
Science Fiction
85
critic score
(11)
82
user score
(411)
Aug 25
The War on Drugs
A Deeper Understanding
76
critic score
(32)
80
user score
(386)
Sep 8
The National
Sleep Well Beast
83
critic score
(32)
81
user score
(373)
Aug 18
Grizzly Bear
Painted Ruins
77
critic score
(24)
78
user score
(292)
Jun 9
Big Thief
Capacity
82
critic score
(18)
80
user score
(264)
Mar 17
Spoon
Hot Thoughts
79
critic score
(27)
76
user score
(261)
Feb 24
Vagabon
Infinite Worlds
82
critic score
(7)
76
user score
(258)
Jul 14
Japanese Breakfast
Soft Sounds From Another Planet
79
critic score
(21)
78
user score
(230)
Apr 28
Feist
Pleasure
79
critic score
(28)
77
user score
(229)
May 19
(Sandy) Alex G
Rocket
77
critic score
(21)
77
user score
(221)
Mar 10
Jay Som
Everybody Works
78
critic score
(11)
76
user score
(213)
Jan 27
Japandroids
Near to the Wild Heart of Life
77
critic score
(29)
71
user score
(198)
Mar 17
Real Estate
In Mind
73
critic score
(21)
74
user score
(192)
Sep 29
Wolf Alice
Visions of a Life
83
critic score
(18)
77
user score
(192)
Jan 27
Cloud Nothings
Life Without Sound
72
critic score
(20)
70
user score
(190)
Jul 14
Waxahatchee
Out in the Storm
80
critic score
(26)
75
user score
(170)
Jul 7
Broken Social Scene
Hug of Thunder
75
critic score
(27)
77
user score
(147)
Apr 21
Charly Bliss
Guppy
83
critic score
(7)
74
user score
(122)
Jun 2
Marika Hackman
I'm Not Your Man
81
critic score
(16)
76
user score
(115)
Jul 28
Manchester Orchestra
A Black Mile to the Surface
77
critic score
(16)
77
user score
(107)
Mar 3
Grandaddy
Last Place
78
critic score
(20)
75
user score
(106)
Mar 17
Sorority Noise
You're Not As ______ As You Think
79
critic score
(10)
77
user score
(99)
Feb 24
Los Campesinos!
Sick Scenes
79
critic score
(15)
75
user score
(95)
Jan 20
Cherry Glazerr
Apocalipstick
72
critic score
(9)
73
user score
(94)
Feb 3
Elbow
Little Fictions
76
critic score
(17)
70
user score
(89)
Oct 6
Wolf Parade
Cry Cry Cry
80
critic score
(16)
75
user score
(85)
Mar 16
Remo Drive
Greatest Hits
70
critic score
(1)
76
user score
(74)
May 19
Wavves
You're Welcome
75
critic score
(17)
68
user score
(72)
May 12
PWR BTTM
Pageant
80
critic score
(12)
67
user score
(68)
Jun 2
Chastity Belt
I Used to Spend So Much Time Alone
74
critic score
(16)
75
user score
(65)
Apr 7
The Big Moon
Love In The 4th Dimension
80
critic score
(8)
72
user score
(61)
Jan 6
Sundara Karma
Youth Is Only Ever Fun In Retrospect
67
critic score
(9)
64
user score
(59)
Feb 17
The Courtneys
II
75
critic score
(8)
74
user score
(58)
May 19
Pumarosa
The Witch
79
critic score
(7)
77
user score
(54)
Aug 25
Nadine Shah
Holiday Destination
82
critic score
(12)
75
user score
(53)
Feb 3
Surfer Blood
Snowdonia
65
critic score
(16)
66
user score
(50)
Feb 17
Tim Darcy
Saturday Night
67
critic score
(10)
69
user score
(47)
Feb 17
The Orwells
Terrible Human Beings
70
critic score
(9)
65
user score
(42)
Sep 8
Deerhoof
Mountain Moves
78
critic score
(12)
70
user score
(40)
Mar 31
Wire
Silver/Lead
72
critic score
(16)
65
user score
(36)
Mar 10
Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever
The French Press
70
critic score
(4)
75
user score
(35)
Jun 2
Benjamin Booker
Witness
73
critic score
(9)
74
user score
(35)
Feb 24
Clap Your Hands Say Yeah
The Tourist
63
critic score
(13)
70
user score
(34)
Aug 11
The Districts
Popular Manipulations
75
critic score
(9)
72
user score
(34)
Sep 15
Sløtface
Try Not To Freak Out
75
critic score
(13)
74
user score
(34)
Feb 17
Strand of Oaks
Hard Love
70
critic score
(10)
70
user score
(33)
Mar 31
British Sea Power
Let The Dancers Inherit The Party
79
critic score
(11)
74
user score
(33)
Aug 18
Gang of Youths
Go Farther in Lightness
90
critic score
(1)
80
user score
(33)
Apr 7
Alexandra Savior
Belladonna of Sadness
71
critic score
(6)
73
user score
(32)
May 19
Land of Talk
Life After Youth
75
critic score
(12)
77
user score
(32)
Mar 10
Circa Waves
Different Creatures
73
critic score
(8)
65
user score
(31)
Mar 31
Pile
A Hairshirt of Purpose
82
critic score
(4)
75
user score
(31)
Feb 24
Hippo Campus
Landmark
74
critic score
(2)
73
user score
(30)
Oct 20
Bully
Losing
72
critic score
(12)
69
user score
(30)
Mar 31
Tall Ships
Impressions
80
critic score
(6)
74
user score
(28)
Feb 3
Communions
Blue
67
critic score
(7)
67
user score
(26)
Oct 6
Alex Lahey
I Love You Like a Brother
80
critic score
(6)
75
user score
(26)
Sep 22
Omni
Multi-Task
75
critic score
(7)
73
user score
(25)
Oct 13
A. Savage
Thawing Dawn
78
critic score
(6)
74
user score
(25)
Feb 10
Hand Habits
Wildly Idle (Humble Before the Void)
73
critic score
(2)
76
user score
(24)
Jan 13
Half Japanese
Hear the Lions Roar
74
critic score
(5)
65
user score
(23)
May 19
Tigers Jaw
Spin
68
critic score
(6)
73
user score
(23)
Oct 27
Daniele Luppi & Parquet Courts
MILANO
74
critic score
(6)
73
user score
(23)
Mar 24
Craig Finn
We All Want The Same Things
76
critic score
(17)
73
user score
(22)
Oct 13
The Front Bottoms
Going Grey
75
critic score
(4)
66
user score
(22)
Mar 3
Minus the Bear
VOIDS
64
critic score
(8)
67
user score
(20)
May 26
Thunder Dreamer
Capture
79
critic score
(2)
77
user score
(20)
Jun 16
Palehound
A Place I'll Always Go
77
critic score
(4)
76
user score
(20)
Apr 7
Aye Nako
Silver Haze
80
critic score
(2)
73
user score
(19)
Aug 18
Rainer Maria
S/T
73
critic score
(5)
71
user score
(19)
Sep 8
Lomelda
Thx
80
critic score
(2)
76
user score
(19)
Oct 6
Weaves
Wide Open
76
critic score
(8)
71
user score
(19)
Jan 13
Dryjacket
For Posterity
71
critic score
(2)
69
user score
(18)
Feb 17
Novella
Change of State
71
critic score
(4)
74
user score
(18)
Aug 11
Jen Cloher
Jen Cloher
79
critic score
(5)
71
user score
(18)
Oct 20
Makthaverskan
III
72
critic score
(5)
76
user score
(18)
Jul 21
Childhood
Universal High
74
critic score
(14)
76
user score
(17)
Aug 11
Guided By Voices
How Do You Spell Heaven
68
critic score
(5)
67
user score
(17)
Mar 10
Cameron Avery
Ripe Dreams, Pipe Dreams
67
critic score
(6)
69
user score
(16)
Aug 25
together PANGEA
Bulls and Roosters
80
critic score
(2)
78
user score
(16)
Sep 8
Chad VanGaalen
Light Information
75
critic score
(11)
74
user score
(16)
Jan 27
Sleater-Kinney
Live In Paris
78
critic score
(10)
80
user score
(15)
Mar 7
David Bazan
Care
86
critic score
(2)
76
user score
(15)
Apr 28
BNQT
Volume 1
70
critic score
(13)
67
user score
(15)
Jun 30
Ratboys
GN
73
critic score
(7)
76
user score
(15)
Oct 13
The Rural Alberta Advantage
The Wild
77
critic score
(5)
73
user score
(15)
Jan 27
Horse Thief
Trials & Truths
62
critic score
(6)
61
user score
(14)
Apr 7
Guided By Voices
August By Cake
70
critic score
(9)
71
user score
(14)
Apr 28
The New Year
Snow
76
critic score
(7)
74
user score
(14)
Oct 13
Melkbelly
Nothing Valley
78
critic score
(9)
74
user score
(14)
Nov 3
Casper Skulls
Mercy Works
88
critic score
(3)
73
user score
(14)
Apr 28
Juliana Hatfield
Pussycat
81
critic score
(7)
73
user score
(13)
May 19
Tricot
3
85
critic score
(1)
76
user score
(13)
Aug 11
The Cribs
24-7 Rock Star Shit
69
critic score
(10)
63
user score
(13)
Sep 8
The Dream Syndicate
How Did I Find Myself Here?
79
critic score
(5)
72
user score
(13)
Sep 29
Looming
Seed
78
user score
(13)
Sep 29
Jessica Lea Mayfield
Sorry Is Gone
82
critic score
(3)
76
user score
(13)
Mar 3
Bleached
Can You Deal?
80
critic score
(3)
71
user score
(12)
Mar 10
Hater
You Tried
73
user score
(12)
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