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The Best Indie Rock Albums of the 2000s by User Score

1. Arcade Fire - Funeral

Arcade Fire - Funeral
September 14th, 2004
USER SCORE
90
1353 reviews

2. Wilco - Yankee Hotel Foxtrot

Wilco - Yankee Hotel Foxtrot
April 23rd, 2002
USER SCORE
90
655 reviews

3. Interpol - Turn On The Bright Lights

Interpol - Turn On The Bright Lights
August 22nd, 2002
USER SCORE
88
703 reviews

4. The Strokes - Is This It

The Strokes - Is This It
August 27th, 2001
USER SCORE
88
1147 reviews

5. Broken Social Scene - You Forgot It In People

Broken Social Scene - You Forgot It In People
October 15th, 2002
USER SCORE
87
263 reviews

6. Modest Mouse - The Moon & Antarctica

Modest Mouse - The Moon & Antarctica
June 13th, 2000
USER SCORE
87
395 reviews

8. Sleater-Kinney - The Woods

Sleater-Kinney - The Woods
May 24th, 2005
USER SCORE
86
199 reviews

9. The National - Boxer

The National - Boxer
May 22nd, 2007
USER SCORE
86
496 reviews

10. Deerhunter - Microcastle

Deerhunter - Microcastle
August 19th, 2008
USER SCORE
85
366 reviews

11. Wolf Parade - Apologies to the Queen Mary

Wolf Parade - Apologies to the Queen Mary
September 27th, 2005
USER SCORE
85
115 reviews

13. Bloc Party - Silent Alarm

Bloc Party - Silent Alarm
March 22nd, 2005
USER SCORE
84
293 reviews

14. Spoon - Ga Ga Ga Ga Ga

Spoon - Ga Ga Ga Ga Ga
July 10th, 2007
USER SCORE
84
180 reviews

15. Destroyer - Destroyer's Rubies

Destroyer - Destroyer's Rubies
February 21st, 2006
USER SCORE
84
134 reviews

17. The Shins - Chutes Too Narrow

The Shins - Chutes Too Narrow
October 21st, 2003
USER SCORE
84
174 reviews

18. Spoon - Kill The Moonlight

Spoon - Kill The Moonlight
August 20th, 2002
USER SCORE
84
138 reviews

19. The Antlers - Hospice

The Antlers - Hospice
March 3rd, 2009
USER SCORE
84
415 reviews

20. Arcade Fire - Neon Bible

Arcade Fire - Neon Bible
March 6th, 2007
USER SCORE
84
807 reviews

21. My Morning Jacket - Z

My Morning Jacket - Z
October 4th, 2005
USER SCORE
83
115 reviews

22. Grandaddy - The Sophtware Slump

Grandaddy - The Sophtware Slump
November 7th, 2000
USER SCORE
83
106 reviews

23. Spoon - Gimme Fiction

Spoon - Gimme Fiction
May 10th, 2005
USER SCORE
83
113 reviews

24. The National - Alligator

The National - Alligator
April 12th, 2005
USER SCORE
83
314 reviews

25. Girls - Album

Girls - Album
September 22nd, 2009
USER SCORE
83
207 reviews
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