The Best Indie Rock Albums of 2018

1. The Xcerts - Hold on to Your Heart

The Xcerts - Hold on to Your Heart
January 19, 2018
Critic Score
85
5 reviews

2. Parquet Courts - Wide Awake!

Parquet Courts - Wide Awake!
May 18, 2018
Critic Score
85
27 reviews

3. Mitski - Be the Cowboy

Mitski - Be the Cowboy
August 17, 2018
Critic Score
84
32 reviews

4. Ezra Furman - Transangelic Exodus

Ezra Furman - Transangelic Exodus
February 9, 2018
Critic Score
84
17 reviews

5. Car Seat Headrest - Twin Fantasy

Car Seat Headrest - Twin Fantasy
February 16, 2018
Critic Score
82
22 reviews

6. Our Girl - Stranger Today

Our Girl - Stranger Today
August 17, 2018
Critic Score
82
7 reviews

7. Flasher - Constant Image

Flasher - Constant Image
June 8, 2018
Critic Score
82
8 reviews

8. Mastersystem - Dance Music

Mastersystem - Dance Music
April 6, 2018
Critic Score
82
6 reviews

9. Jeff Rosenstock - POST-

Jeff Rosenstock - POST-
January 1, 2018
Critic Score
82
14 reviews

10. Shame - Songs of Praise

Shame - Songs of Praise
January 12, 2018
Critic Score
82
20 reviews

11. Wild Pink - Yolk in the Fur

Wild Pink - Yolk in the Fur
July 20, 2018
Critic Score
81
5 reviews

12. Screaming Females - All at Once

Screaming Females - All at Once
February 23, 2018
Critic Score
81
15 reviews

13. Richard Swift - The Hex

Richard Swift - The Hex
September 21, 2018
Critic Score
81
7 reviews

15. The Beths - Future Me Hates Me

The Beths - Future Me Hates Me
August 10, 2018
Critic Score
81
10 reviews

16. The Limiñanas - Shadow People

The Limiñanas - Shadow People
January 19, 2018
Critic Score
81
5 reviews

17. Lala Lala - The Lamb

Lala Lala - The Lamb
September 28, 2018
Critic Score
80
8 reviews

18. Caroline Rose - Loner

Caroline Rose - Loner
February 23, 2018
Critic Score
80
9 reviews

19. Lucy Dacus - Historian

Lucy Dacus - Historian
March 2, 2018
Critic Score
80
19 reviews

22. Say Sue Me - Where We Were Together

Say Sue Me - Where We Were Together
April 13, 2018
Critic Score
80
6 reviews

23. Boy Azooga - 1, 2, Kung Fu!

Boy Azooga - 1, 2, Kung Fu!
June 8, 2018
Critic Score
79
6 reviews

24. Snail Mail - Lush

Snail Mail - Lush
June 8, 2018
Critic Score
79
28 reviews

25. Foxing - Nearer My God

Foxing - Nearer My God
August 10, 2018
Critic Score
79
12 reviews
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