The Best Indie Rock Albums of 2011

1. Low - C'mon

Low - C'mon
April 12, 2011
Critic Score
83
20 reviews

2. The Antlers - Burst Apart

The Antlers - Burst Apart
May 10, 2011
Critic Score
81
26 reviews

3. Wild Flag - Wild Flag

Wild Flag - Wild Flag
September 13, 2011
Critic Score
80
23 reviews

4. The Mountain Goats - All Eternals Deck

The Mountain Goats - All Eternals Deck
March 29, 2011
Critic Score
79
23 reviews

5. Smith Westerns - Dye It Blonde

Smith Westerns - Dye It Blonde
January 18, 2011
Critic Score
79
26 reviews

7. Mother Mother - Eureka

Mother Mother - Eureka
March 15, 2011
Critic Score
78
5 reviews

8. Baxter Dury - Happy Soup

Baxter Dury - Happy Soup
August 15, 2011
Critic Score
77
7 reviews

9. Crooked Fingers - Breaks in the Armor

Crooked Fingers - Breaks in the Armor
October 11, 2011
Critic Score
77
7 reviews

10. Cymbals Eat Guitars - Lenses Alien

Cymbals Eat Guitars - Lenses Alien
August 30, 2011
Critic Score
77
20 reviews

11. Okkervil River - I Am Very Far

Okkervil River - I Am Very Far
May 10, 2011
Critic Score
77
23 reviews

12. The War on Drugs - Slave Ambient

The War on Drugs - Slave Ambient
August 16, 2011
Critic Score
77
25 reviews

13. Wye Oak - Civilian

Wye Oak - Civilian
March 8, 2011
Critic Score
77
18 reviews

14. The Joy Formidable - The Big Roar

The Joy Formidable - The Big Roar
March 15, 2011
Critic Score
76
15 reviews

15. Handsome Furs - Sound Kapital

Handsome Furs - Sound Kapital
June 28, 2011
Critic Score
76
17 reviews

16. Bombay Bicycle Club - A Different Kind of Fix

Bombay Bicycle Club - A Different Kind of Fix
August 29, 2011
Critic Score
75
14 reviews

17. The Kills - Blood Pressures

The Kills - Blood Pressures
April 5, 2011
Critic Score
75
23 reviews

18. My Brightest Diamond - All Things Will Unwind

My Brightest Diamond - All Things Will Unwind
October 18, 2011
Critic Score
75
10 reviews

19. The Dodos - No Color

The Dodos - No Color
March 15, 2011
Critic Score
75
18 reviews

20. Let's Wrestle - Nursing Home

Let's Wrestle - Nursing Home
May 17, 2011
Critic Score
75
9 reviews

21. Augustines - Rise Ye Sunken Ships

Augustines - Rise Ye Sunken Ships
August 23, 2011
Critic Score
75
8 reviews

22. Times New Viking - Dancer Equired!

Times New Viking - Dancer Equired!
April 26, 2011
Critic Score
75
16 reviews

23. Thao & Mirah - Thao & Mirah

Thao & Mirah - Thao & Mirah
April 26, 2011
Critic Score
75
8 reviews

24. Surfer Blood - Tarot Classics

Surfer Blood - Tarot Classics
October 25, 2011
Critic Score
75
13 reviews

25. Yuck - Yuck

Yuck - Yuck
February 15, 2011
Critic Score
74
27 reviews
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