Best Alternative / Indie Rock Bands of the 21st Century

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41 Foster the People

Torches is by far one of the best produced music albums of the century. With hits like Pumped Up Kicks, Waste, and Don't Stop (Color on the Walls), it provides a fresh new perspective on national problems we face every day. Mark Foster has an incredible voice and a talent for songwriting. He draws inspiration from his own troubled past, and seems to enjoy combining great sounds with deep lyrics. Foster the People is widely underappreciated and they still have a successful future ahead of them.

I love this band I listen to it every day you the bomb mark foster

FOSTER THE PEOPLE has such unique music.. They should be in top 10

Foster the people 32nd? They should be at least top ten

42 Fall Out Boy Fall Out Boy Fall Out Boy is an American pop rock band formed in Wilmette, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago, in 2001. The band consists of vocalist and guitarist Patrick Stump, bassist Pete Wentz, guitarist Joe Trohman, and drummer Andy Hurley.

Fall out boy a newcomer? Jesus get this band to one. This is an amazing band because the music is just amazing and they have like songs for everything. Also with the different eras, there's songs for everyone to love. The band members are also super inspiring and they are just amazing.

43 The Wombats

Quality band

44 OK Go
45 Modest Mouse Modest Mouse Modest Mouse is an American rock band formed in 1992 in Issaquah, Washington, and currently based in Portland, Oregon.
46 Aquilo
47 My Morning Jacket My Morning Jacket My Morning Jacket is an American rock band formed in Louisville, Kentucky in 1998. The band currently consists of vocalist/guitarist Jim James, bassist Tom Blankenship, drummer Patrick Hallahan, guitarist Carl Broemel, and keyboardist Bo Koster.

Best band on planet bar none

Today's Zeppelin

48 MGMT MGMT MGMT is an American rock band formed in 2002 by Benjamin Goldwasser and Andrew VanWyngarden. After the release of their first album, the members of their live band, Matthew Asti, James Richardson and Will Berman, joined the core band in the studio.

Surely much higher than 47? Maybe a bit mainstream but if the Monkeys make first MGMT is a top ten.

Beautiful band, deserves top 10 status for sure

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49 Kasabian Kasabian Kasabian are an English rock band formed in Leicester in 1997. The band's original members consisted of vocalist Tom Meighan, guitarist and vocalist Sergio Pizzorno, guitarist Chris Karloff, and bassist Chris Edwards.

I rlly can't believe that they weren't already on the list. They r amazing and serge is a genius.

50 Goldfrapp
51 Kodaline Kodaline Kodaline is an Irish rock band. Originally known as 21 Demands, in 2012 the band changed its name to Kodaline.

They are amazing, have touching songs, I love the band and would like to take a photo with them!

52 Mindless Self Indulgence
53 Saint Motel
54 Passion Pit
55 Yeah Yeah Yeahs
56 Neon Indian Neon Indian Neon Indian is an American electronic music band from Denton, Texas. The music is composed by Mexican-born Alan Palomo, who is also known for his work with the band Ghosthustler, and as the solo artist VEGA.

You should pay attemption to this band
Has a greatest indie songs like psychic chasm, the blind side kiss, hex girlfriend etc
Seriusly this is one of the best bsnd of this century

57 Keane Keane Keane are an English rock band from Battle, East Sussex, formed in 1995. The group currently comprises Tim Rice-Oxley, Richard Hughes, Jesse Quin and Tom Chaplin.

Well its easy to judge a band but in this list keane is totally underrated, they are awesome and all, just listen to their songs and they will be able to put you in a good mood, they should be at least no 3, if not then at least in the top 10

They have so many beautiful songs...Somewhere Only We Know, A Bad Dream, Nothing In My Way, Walnut Tree, Leabving So Soon, Crystal Ball...

Simply THE BEST!

58 Sylvan Esso
59 The National
60 Of Montreal
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