Wednesday, December 16, 2009

Top 20 Indie Songs of 2009!

I forgot that I had assembled this list the other day on my iTunes.  I just keep listening to it.  These are some excellent tunes.  Check 'em out!  (I should point out that these are just the best of the music that I own.  There are many albums that came out this year that I still wish to own.)

1.  "Curse"    Imagine Dragons
2. "Rome"    Phoenix
3. "The Orchard"    Sea Wolf
4. "1901"    Phoenix
5. "Semi Automatic"    The Boxer Rebellion
6. "I Need A Minute"    Imagine Dragons
7. "O Maria!"    Sea Wolf
8. "Little Pieces"    Gomez
9. "The Rake's Song"    The Decemberists
10. "Stanislaus"    Sea Wolf
11. "Lisztomania"    Phoenix
12. "The Hazards of Love 2 (Wager All)"    The Decemberists
13. "Girlfriend"    Phoenix
14. "Story"    Great Northern
15. "Turn the Dirt Over"    Sea Wolf
16. "Cruise Night"     John K. Samson
17. "Thinking of You"    Pete Yorn
18. "Airstream Driver"    Gomez
19. "Dimmer"    Bishop Allen
20. "Letters from the Sky"    Civil Twilight
Honorable mention:
"Annan Water"    The Decemberists
"Don't Wanna Cry"    Pete Yorn
"Win Park Slope"    Gomez


  1. What? I don't even know who any of these people are.

  2. Exactly. Hence "Indie." You at least know Pete Yorn, though, right? He's only kinda indie actually. I think he's signed with a major label.