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The Best Garage Rock Albums of All Time

1. The Monks - Black Monk Time

The Monks - Black Monk Time
March 1, 1966
Critic Score
91
5 reviews

2. The White Stripes - White Blood Cells

The White Stripes - White Blood Cells
July 3, 2001
Critic Score
87
6 reviews

3. The Libertines - Up The Bracket

The Libertines - Up The Bracket
October 14, 2002
Critic Score
85
6 reviews

4. The Icarus Line - Penance Soiree

The Icarus Line - Penance Soiree
May 2, 2004
Critic Score
84
7 reviews

5. Sheer Mag - Need to Feel Your Love

Sheer Mag - Need to Feel Your Love
July 14, 2017
Critic Score
83
25 reviews

6. Royal Headache - High

Royal Headache - High
August 21, 2015
Critic Score
82
14 reviews

7. Parquet Courts - Light Up Gold

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

8. Mikal Cronin - MCII

Mikal Cronin - MCII
May 7, 2013
Critic Score
82
20 reviews

9. Japandroids - Celebration Rock

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

11. Jack White - Blunderbuss

Jack White - Blunderbuss
April 24, 2012
Critic Score
81
33 reviews

12. Ty Segall - Freedom's Goblin

Ty Segall - Freedom's Goblin
January 26, 2018
Critic Score
81
22 reviews

13. The Drones - Gala Mill

The Drones - Gala Mill
September 2, 2006
Critic Score
81
6 reviews

14. The Limiñanas - Shadow People

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

15. Ty Segall - Manipulator

Ty Segall - Manipulator
August 26, 2014
Critic Score
80
25 reviews

16. Drenge - Drenge

Drenge - Drenge
August 19, 2013
Critic Score
80
14 reviews

18. Ty Segall Band - Slaughterhouse

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

19. Japandroids - Post-Nothing

Japandroids - Post-Nothing
April 28, 2009
Critic Score
80
18 reviews

20. Ty Segall - Ty Segall

Ty Segall - Ty Segall
January 27, 2017
Critic Score
80
26 reviews

21. Grinderman - Grinderman

Grinderman - Grinderman
April 10, 2007
Critic Score
79
12 reviews

22. The White Stripes - Elephant

The White Stripes - Elephant
April 1, 2003
Critic Score
79
15 reviews

23. Jay Reatard - Watch Me Fall

Jay Reatard - Watch Me Fall
August 18, 2009
Critic Score
79
24 reviews

24. The Reatards - Teenage Hate

The Reatards - Teenage Hate
January 1, 1998
Critic Score
79
5 reviews

25. Ty Segall & White Fence - Hair

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