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The Best Indie Rock Albums of 2016 by User Score

1. Car Seat Headrest - Teens of Denial

Car Seat Headrest - Teens of Denial
May 20th, 2016
USER SCORE
84
832 reviews

2. Carne Doce - Princesa

Carne Doce - Princesa
August 24th, 2016
USER SCORE
83
39 reviews

3. Angel Olsen - My Woman

Angel Olsen - My Woman
September 2nd, 2016
USER SCORE
82
724 reviews

4. Jeff Rosenstock - WORRY.

Jeff Rosenstock - WORRY.
October 14th, 2016
USER SCORE
81
244 reviews

5. Mitski - Puberty 2

Mitski - Puberty 2
June 17th, 2016
USER SCORE
81
618 reviews

6. Whitney - Light Upon The Lake

Whitney - Light Upon The Lake
June 3rd, 2016
USER SCORE
79
369 reviews

7. Jay Som - Turn Into

Jay Som - Turn Into
July 22nd, 2016
USER SCORE
78
25 reviews

9. Lucy Dacus - No Burden

Lucy Dacus - No Burden
February 26th, 2016
USER SCORE
77
68 reviews

10. Margaret Glaspy - Emotions and Math

Margaret Glaspy - Emotions and Math
June 17th, 2016
USER SCORE
77
40 reviews

11. Honeyblood - Babes Never Die

Honeyblood - Babes Never Die
October 28th, 2016
USER SCORE
77
45 reviews

12. Parquet Courts - Human Performance

Parquet Courts - Human Performance
April 8th, 2016
USER SCORE
77
418 reviews

13. RY X - Dawn

RY X - Dawn
May 6th, 2016
USER SCORE
77
26 reviews

14. Pinegrove - Cardinal

Pinegrove - Cardinal
February 12th, 2016
USER SCORE
77
265 reviews

15. Big Thief - Masterpiece

Big Thief - Masterpiece
May 27th, 2016
USER SCORE
77
148 reviews

16. Cymbals Eat Guitars - Pretty Years

Cymbals Eat Guitars - Pretty Years
September 16th, 2016
USER SCORE
76
107 reviews

18. The Frights - You Are Going to Hate This

The Frights - You Are Going to Hate This
February 12th, 2016
USER SCORE
75
25 reviews

19. The Hotelier - Goodness

The Hotelier - Goodness
May 27th, 2016
USER SCORE
75
217 reviews

20. LUH - Spiritual Songs for Lovers to Sing

LUH - Spiritual Songs for Lovers to Sing
May 6th, 2016
USER SCORE
75
90 reviews

21. Woods - City Sun Eater in the River Of Light

Woods - City Sun Eater in the River Of Light
April 8th, 2016
USER SCORE
75
128 reviews

22. Twin Peaks - Down In Heaven

Twin Peaks - Down In Heaven
May 13th, 2016
USER SCORE
75
62 reviews

23. Kyle Craft - Dolls of Highland

Kyle Craft - Dolls of Highland
April 29th, 2016
USER SCORE
75
43 reviews

24. TOY - Clear Shot

TOY - Clear Shot
October 28th, 2016
USER SCORE
74
29 reviews

25. Okkervil River - Away

Okkervil River - Away
September 9th, 2016
USER SCORE
74
49 reviews
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