Anonymous asked in Entertainment & MusicMusicRock and Pop · 9 years ago

R&P: What are your top 10 indie rock albums?

Straight up indie rock. Mine are:

Doolittle by Pixies

Crooked Rain, Crooked Rain by Pavement

Perfect From Now On by Built to Spill

The Moon & Antarctica by Modest Mouse

XO by Elliott Smith

Girls Can Tell by Spoon

You're Living All Over Me by Dinosaur Jr.

Alligator by The National

The Smiths by The Smiths

Turn On the Bright Lights by Interpol

10 Answers

  • 9 years ago
    Favorite Answer

    "straight up indie rock"

    if there really is such a thing

    crazy rhythms - the feelies

    throwing muses - throwing muses

    swagger - the blue aeroplanes

    submarine bells - the chills

    the blurred crusade - the church

    the days of wine and roses - the dream syndicate

    on fire - galaxie 500

    fiction - the comsat angels

    ferment - catherine wheel

    open your heart - the men

  • Andrew
    Lv 6
    9 years ago

    Broken Social Scene - You Forgot It in People (2002)

    The National - Boxer (2007)

    Guided by Voices - Bee Thousand (1994)

    Pixies - Doolittle (1989)

    Arcade Fire - Funeral (2004)

    Neutral Milk Hotel - In the Aeroplane Over the Sea (1998)

    Modest Mouse - The Moon & Antarctica (2000)

    Built to Spill - Perfect From Now On (1997)

    Dinosaur Jr. - You're Living All Over Me (1987)

    Deerhunter - Microcastle / Weird Era Continued (2008)

  • 9 years ago

    Pavement - Crooked Rain, Crooked Rain

    Neutral Milk Hotel - In the Aeroplane Over the Sea

    Pixies - Doolittle

    The Smiths - The Queen is Dead

    Wilco -Yankee Hotel Foxtrot

    Iron & Wine - Our Endless Numbered Days

    Pixies - Surfer Rosa

    Pavement - Slanted & Enchanted

    The Afghan Whigs - Gentlemen

    Spoon - Kill the Moonlight

  • 9 years ago

    I think these all count as indie rock...

    Pixies - Doolittle

    Pixies - Surfer Rosa

    Pavement - Crooked Rain, Crooked Rain

    Pavement - Slanted and Enchanted

    Dinosaur Jr - You're Living All Over Me

    Sleater-Kinney - The Woods

    Galaxie 500 - On Fire

    Beat Happening - You Turn Me On

    Wilco - Yankee Hotel Foxtrot

    The Wedding Present - Watusi

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  • 9 years ago

    Rock*A*Teens- "Cry"

    The Thermals- "More Parts Per Million"

    Built To Spill- "Normal Years"

    Superchunk- "On The Mouth"

    Magnetic Fields- "69 Love Songs"

    Mates Of State- "My Solo Project"

    Rock*A*Teens- (self-titled)

    Superchunk- "Incidental Music 1991-95"

    Modest Mouse- "Building Nothing Out Of Something"

    Archers Of Loaf- "Vee Vee"

  • 9 years ago

    Dark Side of the Moon - Pink Floyd

    Master of Puppets - Metallica

    Weekend Warriors - Ted Nugent

    Somewhere In Time - Iron Maiden

    Powerslave - Iron Maiden

    Defenders of the Faith - Judas Priest

    Physical Graffiti - Led Zeppelin

    High Voltage - AC/DC

    Source(s): In no particular order.
  • Kyle
    Lv 6
    9 years ago

    Neutral Milk Hotel: In the Aeroplane Over the Sea.

    Haven't heard any others, I'm just getting into indie rock...

  • 9 years ago

    The Strokes - Angles

    Mumford & Sons - Sigh No More

    Foster the People - Torches

    Kings of Leon - Only by the Night

    Lana Del Rey - Born To Die

    The Black Keys - El Camino

    Nirvana - Nevermind

    Cage the Elephant - Thank You, Happy Birthday

    Adele - 21

    Oasis - (What's the Story) Morning Glory?

  • Anonymous
    9 years ago

    Define "Straight up indie rock"

  • Anonymous
    9 years ago

    YLAOM x10

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