The Best Indie Rock Albums of 2012 by User Score

1. Grizzly Bear - Shields

Grizzly Bear - Shields
September 18th, 2012
USER SCORE
83
494 reviews

2. Cloud Nothings - Attack on Memory

Cloud Nothings - Attack on Memory
January 24th, 2012
USER SCORE
82
325 reviews

3. Japandroids - Celebration Rock

Japandroids - Celebration Rock
June 5th, 2012
USER SCORE
81
300 reviews

4. The Antlers - Undersea

The Antlers - Undersea
July 24th, 2012
USER SCORE
80
54 reviews

5. Menomena - Moms

Menomena - Moms
September 18th, 2012
USER SCORE
80
40 reviews

6. The Walkmen - Heaven

The Walkmen - Heaven
May 29th, 2012
USER SCORE
79
104 reviews

7. The Mountain Goats - Transcendental Youth

The Mountain Goats - Transcendental Youth
October 2nd, 2012
USER SCORE
78
49 reviews

8. Tindersticks - The Something Rain

Tindersticks - The Something Rain
February 21st, 2012
USER SCORE
77
38 reviews

9. Lotus Plaza - Spooky Action at a Distance

Lotus Plaza - Spooky Action at a Distance
April 2nd, 2012
USER SCORE
77
82 reviews

10. Hop Along - Get Disowned

Hop Along - Get Disowned
May 5th, 2012
USER SCORE
76
44 reviews

11. Pond - Beard, Wives, Denim

Pond - Beard, Wives, Denim
March 6th, 2012
USER SCORE
76
45 reviews

12. Titus Andronicus - Local Business

Titus Andronicus - Local Business
October 23rd, 2012
USER SCORE
75
57 reviews

13. Metric - Synthetica

Metric - Synthetica
June 12th, 2012
USER SCORE
75
64 reviews

14. Divine Fits - A Thing Called Divine Fits

Divine Fits - A Thing Called Divine Fits
August 28th, 2012
USER SCORE
74
39 reviews

15. The Shins - Port of Morrow

The Shins - Port of Morrow
March 20th, 2012
USER SCORE
74
133 reviews

16. The Raveonettes - Observator

The Raveonettes - Observator
September 11th, 2012
USER SCORE
74
31 reviews

17. The Maccabees - Given to the Wild

The Maccabees - Given to the Wild
January 6th, 2012
USER SCORE
74
56 reviews

18. Silversun Pickups - Neck of the Woods

Silversun Pickups - Neck of the Woods
May 8th, 2012
USER SCORE
71
27 reviews

19. Sleigh Bells - Reign of Terror

Sleigh Bells - Reign of Terror
February 21st, 2012
USER SCORE
70
112 reviews

20. Two Door Cinema Club - Beacon

Two Door Cinema Club - Beacon
September 4th, 2012
USER SCORE
67
104 reviews

21. Walk the Moon - Walk The Moon

Walk the Moon - Walk The Moon
June 19th, 2012
USER SCORE
67
33 reviews

22. The Vaccines - Come of Age

The Vaccines - Come of Age
September 4th, 2012
USER SCORE
67
71 reviews

23. Bloc Party - Four

Bloc Party - Four
August 21st, 2012
USER SCORE
65
90 reviews

24. The Temper Trap - The Temper Trap

The Temper Trap - The Temper Trap
June 5th, 2012
USER SCORE
59
26 reviews
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