Best British Indie Bands

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101 Spector

A really underrated indie band that have their own individual sound!

102 Frightened Rabbit
103 Puressence
104 Inspiral Carpets
105 Athlete

No comments and #109?

Athlete are second only to Stereophonics and they should be around No15!

106 London Grammar

Truly stunning work from LG with the "If you wait" Album but it is early days for LG and have yet to prove themselves a continuous band rather than a young one hit wonder band, I sincerely hope not!

There is an underlying triphop feel to the only Album but far enough to stay within the realm of indie, thankfully far enough from pop, don't expect reverb and distortion from overdriven guitar if you have never heard of them, the "if you wait" album if simply melodic and makes for an easy listening album.

Wait London grammer is 110?!?! Crazy they should be like 80 something I love Londongrammer they are one of my favorite bands

Their musics are amazing. I knew them from Masterchef Australia Judge, Gary Mehigan. This band is so "Masa Kini"

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107 The Chameleons
108 Everything Everything

Saw them live this past November, great great band

109 The Music

Great band great tunes,should be top twenty easily, not done anything for years but well worth checking out their back catalogue,

110 The Neighbourhood (The NBHD)

Simply an amazing British indie band and I was confused as to why this band was not on here, as they are pretty famous and successful and sound great too!

Simply and amazing band that deserves every single fan that support them (and more)

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111 The La's

Amazing band, overshadowed by other bands of the time. There one and only album is one of the best I own. Noel Gallagher lists them as one of his favourite bands, so Oasis fans should trt them out. Lets get them up the rankings, I mean, how are thet below bands like the script!

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113 Theaudience

English band for which Sophie Ellis Bextor was the lead singer of before she went solo. "I Know Enough (I Don't Get Enough)" is a great hit.

114 The Charlatans

Should be a lot higher on the list and in the top 10 and unlike most of the list they are still going strong and I will be seeing them live in March 2015.

This placement makes a mockery of this entire list. Top 5 at least

Seriously these boys should be top 10 at very least. Just released their 12th album. Their first Some Friendly released in 89 is a real Indie classic with Only one I know, Then and Sproston Green. - Timo17

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115 The More Assured
116 Life In Film
117 Septembre

You can't forget about this band

118 Snow Patrol Snow Patrol Snow Patrol are a Northern Irish rock band formed in 1993, consisting of Gary Lightbody, Nathan Connolly, Paul Wilson, Jonny Quinn, and Johnny McDaid.

That would be "CARS" not "care".

This band took over the charts with "Chasing cars" but I prefer the lightning strike and chocolate for instance, the first mentioned becoming the "love" and the "Break up" song of whimsical young lovers across the nation, if there was even going to be a pre cut vynil wall sticker of lyrics o some soppy girls wall it would be from chasing cars, along with the regrettable tattoo!

An example of stunning work and musical talent by a band that is undoubtedly being forgotten about now days (unless you still have those lyrics sun bleached into your bedroom wall or haven't yet managed that cover up! ).

Oh come on! Chasing care? Open your eyes? COME ON!

119 The Real People

Oasis stole there sound. Could and should've been one of the worlds biggest bands!

120 Shack
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