Top Ten Best Indie Rock Bands

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221 Company of Thieves

Come on GUYS! You'll forget about all those indie bands once you hear company of thieves! They were the reason I got into indie in the first place! Please give some of your time to listen to them.

222 She & Him

Besides their fascinating and eccentrically awesome music videos, this band makes me feel that good music always exists.

Zooey Deschanel's voice is so amazing. Listening to her songs just makes you happy!

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223 Rubik
224 The Ceremonies

They're a rather new band but they sound great and pure.

225 Tanlines

Just listen to anyone of their songs and you will know why they should be on this list

226 Slam Donahue
227 Haim

Can't believe this isn't higher on the list. Guess they're debut album, Days Are Gone has only released recently meaning they've only just started to become known. The vocalists are triplets and there songs are feel-good, great beat, amazing lyrics, dance too, pop your head on ipod. One peice of evidence of how good they are is that they're song 'The Wire' was number 13 on triple J's hottest 100 for 2013: you need to be a least good to get on too the list, and triple j is known to have great taste and good indie bands

Give them a go.

Danielle (24, guitar, lead vocals)
Este (27, bass, harmonies, occasional lead vocal)
Alana (21, keyboards, harmonies, occasional lead vocal)

228 The Chain Gang of 1974 V 1 Comment
229 The Shaggs

The Grandmothers of "indie" and post-punk from the 60's. If you don't like their music, you don't know anything about what indie really means.

230 Soul Sister Dance Revolution

They are the best band ever. Listen to them

231 The Format

The Format is one of the best indie rock bands, and should definitely be higher on this list. The Format doesn't get as much attention as they deserve, and that's a shame because their last album "Dog Problems" is a really great album. Nate Ruess and Sam Means really write some great songs together. I'd recommend you listen to I'm Actual, Dog Problems (the song), Snails, Inches and Falling, Time Bomb, and The First Single. Once you listen to those songs, you'll want to vote The Format up!

232 Goo Goo Dolls Goo Goo Dolls The Goo Goo Dolls are an American rock band formed in 1986 in Buffalo, New York, by vocalist and guitarist John Rzeznik, vocalist and bassist Robby Takac, and drummer George Tutuska. V 1 Comment
233 Dr. Dog
234 Deer Tick
235 Guards

Amazing absolutely amazing band. Silver Lining is my jam! In Guards We Trust album ROCK SOLID

236 Alive Way
237 Last Dinosaurs

I think Last Dinosaurs are really low on the list is because they came in very silent. Not a lot of people know about these guys. I have loved these guys for a long time and they may not have a lot of songs. BUT! If more people actually heard these guys, this would at least make it on the top 10's

Band from Australia. Never "in a million years" would they come to do a concert in Hawaii even though they have songs name 'Honolulu' and 'Hawaii'. Sean's voice is perfect, and the rhythm is amazing. What an underrated band...

Band from Australia. awesome, never "in a million years" would they come to Hawaii, even though they have songs named 'Honolulu' and 'Hawaii'. Sean's voice is perfect

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238 The Presidents of the USA

Absolute beast, lump, blank baby, peaches, these are just a few of the amazing tunes written by these guys great to listen to and great to play

239 Gossip
240 The Dead Milkmen
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