The Best Indie Pop Albums of 2003

1. The Clean - Anthology

The Clean - Anthology
January 21, 2003
Critic Score
87
7 reviews

3. Architecture in Helsinki - Fingers Crossed

Architecture in Helsinki - Fingers Crossed
February 9, 2003
Critic Score
83
5 reviews

4. The Postal Service - Give Up

The Postal Service - Give Up
February 18, 2003
Critic Score
82
12 reviews

5. The Shins - Chutes Too Narrow

The Shins - Chutes Too Narrow
October 21, 2003
Critic Score
82
12 reviews

7. The Sleepy Jackson - Lovers

The Sleepy Jackson - Lovers
June 30, 2003
Critic Score
79
7 reviews

8. The Hidden Cameras - The Smell of Our Own

The Hidden Cameras - The Smell of Our Own
April 15, 2003
Critic Score
79
6 reviews

9. The Concretes - The Concretes

The Concretes - The Concretes
May 2, 2003
Critic Score
79
7 reviews

10. The Clientele - The Violet Hour

The Clientele - The Violet Hour
July 8, 2003
Critic Score
79
6 reviews

11. Turin Brakes - Ether Song

Turin Brakes - Ether Song
March 3, 2003
Critic Score
78
9 reviews

12. Stars - Heart

Stars - Heart
August 26, 2003
Critic Score
78
5 reviews

13. Shout Out Louds - Howl Howl Gaff Gaff

Shout Out Louds - Howl Howl Gaff Gaff
October 1, 2003
Critic Score
77
5 reviews

14. Death Cab For Cutie - Transatlanticism

Death Cab For Cutie - Transatlanticism
October 7, 2003
Critic Score
76
10 reviews

15. Mull Historical Society - Us

Mull Historical Society - Us
March 18, 2003
Critic Score
75
6 reviews

16. The Go-Betweens - Bright Yellow Bright Orange

The Go-Betweens - Bright Yellow Bright Orange
February 18, 2003
Critic Score
75
5 reviews

17. The Thrills - So Much for the City

The Thrills - So Much for the City
May 27, 2003
Critic Score
74
7 reviews

18. Belle & Sebastian - Dear Catastrophe Waitress

Belle & Sebastian - Dear Catastrophe Waitress
October 7, 2003
Critic Score
73
9 reviews

19. Black Box Recorder - Passionoia

Black Box Recorder - Passionoia
March 3, 2003
Critic Score
69
6 reviews

20. Evan Dando - Baby I'm Bored

Evan Dando - Baby I'm Bored
February 25, 2003
Critic Score
67
8 reviews

21. The Sea and Cake - One Bedroom

The Sea and Cake - One Bedroom
January 21, 2003
Critic Score
65
6 reviews

22. The American Analog Set - Promise of Love

The American Analog Set - Promise of Love
July 17, 2003
Critic Score
63
5 reviews

23. The Cardigans - Long Gone Before Daylight

The Cardigans - Long Gone Before Daylight
March 19, 2003
Critic Score
62
10 reviews
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