This is a list of indie pop artists who have either been important to the genre or have had a considerable amount of exposure (such as in the case of one that has been on a major label, but not limited to such). This list does not include little-known local bands. Bands are listed by the first letter in their name (not including the words "a", "an", or "the"), and individuals are listed by last name.
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"If You're Feeling Sinister" by Belle and Sebastian (1996)
The album "If You're Feeling Sinister" received widespread critical acclaim and is considered the band's best album.
This indie pop bands list ranks the best indie pop groups and musicians by votes. This list of top indie pop artists let’s you see who indie fans think are the best singers, musicians, and artists in indie pop. Though indie pop bands first emerged in the 1980s (primarily in the UK and Scotland in particular) the 2000s saw them become more mainstream. It's roots are in post-punk and alternative rock, but indie pop artists can encompass a slew of different genres including indie folk, synth pop, and electro pop.
"Cosmic Love" by Florence + The Machine (2009)
The band's 2009 album Lungs was certified platinum and received critical praise.
These top 10 indie pop bands are a welcome alternative to the mind-numbingly bland and insipid pop music making its way onto mainstream radio.
Foster the People's official music video for 'Pumped Up Kicks'.
Foster the People made a strong debut in the indie scene with their breakthrough hit "Pumped Up Kicks."
When you’re finally sick of radio stations spewing the same rehashed garbage at you, it may be time to check out the 10 best indie pop songs.