The Best Indie Rock Albums of 2014

1. St. Vincent - St. Vincent

St. Vincent - St. Vincent
February 25, 2014
Critic Score
87
36 reviews

2. The War on Drugs - Lost in the Dream

The War on Drugs - Lost in the Dream
March 18, 2014
Critic Score
85
33 reviews

3. Ex Hex - Rips

Ex Hex - Rips
October 7, 2014
Critic Score
81
13 reviews

4. Cloud Nothings - Here and Nowhere Else

Cloud Nothings - Here and Nowhere Else
April 1, 2014
Critic Score
81
27 reviews

6. EMA - The Future's Void

EMA - The Future's Void
April 8, 2014
Critic Score
81
24 reviews

7. Ought - More Than Any Other Day

Ought - More Than Any Other Day
April 29, 2014
Critic Score
80
11 reviews

8. Jamie T - Carry On The Grudge

Jamie T - Carry On The Grudge
September 29, 2014
Critic Score
80
9 reviews

9. Hozier - Hozier

Hozier - Hozier
September 19, 2014
Critic Score
80
13 reviews

10. Spoon - They Want My Soul

Spoon - They Want My Soul
August 5, 2014
Critic Score
78
33 reviews

11. Cymbals Eat Guitars - LOSE

Cymbals Eat Guitars - LOSE
August 26, 2014
Critic Score
78
17 reviews

12. Wussy - Attica!

Wussy - Attica!
May 5, 2014
Critic Score
78
5 reviews

13. The Phantom Band - Strange Friend

The Phantom Band - Strange Friend
June 2, 2014
Critic Score
78
12 reviews

14. The New Pornographers - Brill Bruisers

The New Pornographers - Brill Bruisers
August 26, 2014
Critic Score
78
28 reviews

15. Strand of Oaks - Heal

Strand of Oaks - Heal
June 23, 2014
Critic Score
77
14 reviews

16. Parquet Courts - Sunbathing Animal

Parquet Courts - Sunbathing Animal
June 3, 2014
Critic Score
77
30 reviews

17. TV on the Radio - Seeds

TV on the Radio - Seeds
November 18, 2014
Critic Score
77
29 reviews

18. Speedy Ortiz - Real Hair

Speedy Ortiz - Real Hair
February 11, 2014
Critic Score
76
9 reviews

19. Owl John - Owl John

Owl John - Owl John
August 4, 2014
Critic Score
76
7 reviews

20. Owls - Two

Owls - Two
March 24, 2014
Critic Score
75
12 reviews

21. J Mascis - Tied to a Star

J Mascis - Tied to a Star
August 26, 2014
Critic Score
75
19 reviews

22. Warpaint - Warpaint

Warpaint - Warpaint
January 21, 2014
Critic Score
75
34 reviews

23. We Were Promised Jetpacks - Unravelling

We Were Promised Jetpacks - Unravelling
October 6, 2014
Critic Score
75
11 reviews

24. Real Estate - Atlas

Real Estate - Atlas
March 4, 2014
Critic Score
75
31 reviews

25. Interpol - El Pintor

Interpol - El Pintor
September 9, 2014
Critic Score
75
29 reviews
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