Top Ten Best Indie Rock Bands
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Come... This is the GODFATHER of Indie Rock and in my opinion musically in a league of his own... One of the most prolific and THE most underrated musician songwriter of our day... I guess like Nick Drake he will have to find his fame posthumously.
I love The Cribs, grew up listening to Indie Rock as that was my parents favourite genre of music and The Cribs are the ones I remember the most and I'm glad I do, they are brilliant.
Outstanding! Just Hear They Are Fantastic
Why the heck are they so low? They are my absolute favorite. I LOVE their songs.
Absolutely amazing band. Amazing live too. Check out The Draw, Icarus, Flaws and of course Pompeii.
Bastille is awesome! Can't wait for their new albumV11 Comments
I was SO shocked to see that Weezer was not on this list, and it's a huge disappointment. With singles like Say It Ain't So, Island in the Sun, and Beverly Hills, I don't know why they haven't been added yet. You may think you've never heard their songs before, but if you listen to ANY of the ones I mentioned, you will quickly realize that you have.V1 Comment
Midnight City is an upbeat, yet relaxing EP that I have danced to, and relaxed to.
Paramore is NOT indie, but I think they can top the pop punk list!
AMAZING DUO. Could these two be more talented and adorable? DOUBT IT.
They changed my life. Love them. They are so much more than musicians.
Superior catalog. Way underrated.V1 Comment
They are one of the best bands around at the moment and should be at least in the top 10
Totally my favourite band! They duo's voices are just so emotional to listen to, and their lyrics are completely out of this world. The music takes you to places you never thought you could imagine
Amazing band, Their music is just... Unbelievable, when you need an uplift, their music is the way to go...
Definitely the best Indie rock band. Half of these on this list aren't even Indie Rock bands. I thought that was what this list was about...V10 Comments
Great band to follow. Great compositions. Great! Great! Great!
In one word... wowV1 Comment
If your feeling sinister is one of the greatest indie album of all time...
SO disappointed when I didn't see TFK up on this list! An AMAZING band with really unique music 'Be Somebody' and 'Fly on the Wall' instantly made me fall in love with them! This list isn't even real indie
This is my favorite indie band but I voted for my 3rd favorite, Pixies, because I didn't even know Fugazi made it on the list!
I can't believe the list is actually devoid a Fugazi entry. Minor Threat? Ian Mackaye? Discord Records? Damn people!
Such chill music, but so great. they need to be higher up on this list! Listen to 'dear believer' and 'home' for me please
Can't believe they are not on this!, go listen to them right now listen to "if you wanna" one of the best indie bands out just now, and deserve more recognition
I used to love listening to their album 'What did you expect from the vaccines? ' And even now with 'English Graffiti' I still love listening to the vaccines. Way underrated they are easily the best indie rock band for me.
I love the vaccines, they are amazing, I suggest these to all devoted indie rock music lovers. I believe they should take imagine dragons spot at #2!
Pretty good, not amazing but still decent.V1 Comment
Should only be beaten by the arctic monkeys
Guys, just make this official, then I might explain who are they. - TheRegular1227V1 Comment
One of best bands ever! Love new album... You guys rock like a master!
I absaloutly live The Temper Trap! They are amazing and they have written such good songs! It's so good that they are Aussie. My Favourite song is Fadar. It is so goodV1 Comment
I really love this band... all albums are great
Colin Meloy is certifiable musical genius. Their songs are catchy and memorable and the lyrics are fantastic!V2 Comments
This band should be in the top ten! THEY ARE JUST AS GOOD AS THE ARCTIC MONKEYS! Move on up Wavves!
Wavves kind of describes indie all though they wont admit it. Theur music is so simple and messy, that it just turns out amazing! They definitely deserve to be on this list.
NINE IS GOD, and to top it all of
THEY're in Grand Theft Auto V!
Best combo in the world
One of the best indie rock bands+V2 Comments
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