The Best Garage Rock Albums of 2012

1. Parquet Courts - Light Up Gold

Parquet Courts - Light Up Gold
August 18, 2012
Critic Score
82
22 reviews

2. Japandroids - Celebration Rock

Japandroids - Celebration Rock
June 5, 2012
Critic Score
82
27 reviews

3. Ty Segall Band - Slaughterhouse

Ty Segall Band - Slaughterhouse
June 26, 2012
Critic Score
80
17 reviews

4. Ty Segall & White Fence - Hair

Ty Segall & White Fence - Hair
April 24, 2012
Critic Score
78
13 reviews

5. Ty Segall - Twins

Ty Segall - Twins
October 9, 2012
Critic Score
78
18 reviews

6. The Jim Jones Revue - The Savage Heart

The Jim Jones Revue - The Savage Heart
October 15, 2012
Critic Score
76
8 reviews

7. Oh Sees - Putrifiers II

Oh Sees - Putrifiers II
September 11, 2012
Critic Score
76
14 reviews

8. The Fresh & Onlys - Long Slow Dance

The Fresh & Onlys - Long Slow Dance
September 4, 2012
Critic Score
75
16 reviews

9. Heartless Bastards - Arrow

Heartless Bastards - Arrow
February 14, 2012
Critic Score
75
10 reviews

10. Royal Headache - Royal Headache

Royal Headache - Royal Headache
May 8, 2012
Critic Score
74
6 reviews

11. King Tuff - King Tuff

King Tuff - King Tuff
May 29, 2012
Critic Score
73
12 reviews

12. Sic Alps - Sic Alps

Sic Alps - Sic Alps
September 18, 2012
Critic Score
72
9 reviews

13. The Babies - Our House On The Hill

The Babies - Our House On The Hill
November 13, 2012
Critic Score
72
10 reviews

14. Allah-Las - Allah-Las

Allah-Las - Allah-Las
September 18, 2012
Critic Score
70
8 reviews

15. Howler - America Give Up

Howler - America Give Up
January 17, 2012
Critic Score
70
14 reviews

18. Turbo Fruits - Butter

Turbo Fruits - Butter
September 11, 2012
Critic Score
66
5 reviews

19. The Vaccines - Come of Age

The Vaccines - Come of Age
September 4, 2012
Critic Score
66
14 reviews

20. Hunx - Hairdresser Blues

Hunx - Hairdresser Blues
February 28, 2012
Critic Score
66
10 reviews

21. The Hives - Lex Hives

The Hives - Lex Hives
June 5, 2012
Critic Score
65
21 reviews

22. Chains of Love - Strange Grey Days

Chains of Love - Strange Grey Days
March 13, 2012
Critic Score
63
6 reviews

23. Diamond Rugs - Diamond Rugs

Diamond Rugs - Diamond Rugs
April 24, 2012
Critic Score
60
8 reviews
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