It's spooky how rapidly 2013 is coming to an end but it's been a great year in music. Here are the top five indie rock albums of the year that if you haven't checked out, you should immediately, if not sooner.
- Black Rebel Motorcycle Club "Specter At The Feast"
- Tegan and Sara "Heartthrob"
- Mogwai "Les Revenants"
- Kurt Vile "Wakin On A Pretty Daze"
- Jake Bugg "Jake Bugg"
There were also a variety of noteworthy albums to be released this year that are worth a listen, even if they didn't make the top 5.
- Sleigh Bells "Bitter Rivals"
- John Vanderslice "Dagger Beach"
- Washed Out "Paracosm"
- The Civil Wars "The Civil Wars"
- Smith Westerns "Soft Will"
- Editors "The Weight Of Your Love"
- Candy Claws "Ceres & Calypso in the Deep Time"
- Beaches "She Beats"
- How To Destroy Angels "Welcome Oblivion"
- The Black Angels "Indigo Meadow"
- Devendra Banhart "Mala"
What were your top albums of the year? Let me know if the comments.