20 Best Indie Rock Songs of 2010

A Listmania! list by Tanner 5
The list author says: "To follow up on my list from last year, here is my take on the 20 best indie music / rock songs of 2010. If you listen to XMU (station 43 on XM radio) or read Pitchfork, you likely be familiar with some of these artists and songs."
Halcyon Digest
1.  Halcyon Digest by Deerhunter
The list author says:
  ""Desire Lines" by Deerhunter is my #1 song of 2010 (track #6 on Halcyon Digest).  Also, this album is my favorite album of the year."
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Brothers
2.  Brothers by The Black Keys
The list author says:
  ""She's Long Gone" by The Black Keys is my #2 song of 2010 (track #5 on Brothers).  There are a lot of great songs on this album - good guitar sound in this song."
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InnerSpeaker
3.  InnerSpeaker by Tame Impala
The list author says:
  ""Solitide Is Bliss" by Tame Impala is my #3 song of 2010 (track #6 on Innerspeaker)."
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Shake the Shackles
4.  Shake the Shackles by Crystal Stilts
The list author says:
  ""Shake The Shackles" by Crystal Stilts is my #4 song of 2010 (this is from the single - track #1 - full length album is reportedly coming sometime in 2011)."
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Contra
5.  Contra by Vampire Weekend
The list author says:
  ""Giving Up The Gun" by Vampire Weekend is my #5 song of 2010 (track #8 on Contra)."
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Gorilla Manor
6.  Gorilla Manor by Local Natives
The list author says:
  ""Wide Eyes" by Local Natives is my #6 song of 2010 (track #1 on Gorilla Manor)."
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The Age of Adz
7.  The Age of Adz by Sufjan Stevens
The list author says:
  ""Too Much" by Sufjan Stevens is my #7 song of 2010 (track #2 on The Age of Adz).  The more I listen to this, the more I like it."
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Lisbon
8.  Lisbon by The Walkmen
The list author says:
  ""Stranded" by The Walkmen is my #8 song of 2010 (track #5 on Lisbon)."
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Broken Bells
9.  Broken Bells by Broken Bells
The list author says:
  ""The High Road" by Broken Bells is my #9 song of 2010 (track #1 on Broken Bells)."
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Majesty Shredding
10.  Majesty Shredding by Superchunk
The list author says:
  ""My Gap Feels Weird" by Superchunk is my #10 song of 2010 (track #2 on Majesty Shredding) - great to hear some new music from them!  One of my all time favorite bands."
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The Suburbs
11.  The Suburbs by Arcade Fire
The list author says:
  ""Sprawl II (Mountains Beyond Mountains)" by Arcade Fire is my #11 song of 2010 (track #15 on The Suburbs)."
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High Violet
12.  High Violet by The National
The list author says:
  ""Anyone's Ghost" by The National is my #12 song of 2010 (track #3 on High Violet)."
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The Twilight Saga: Eclipse Soundtrack
13.  The Twilight Saga: Eclipse Soundtrack by Howard Shore
The list author says:
  ""Let's Get Lost" by Beck & Bat for Lashes is my #13 song of 2010 (track #9 on The Twilight Saga: Eclipse motion picture soundtrack) - the Black Keys song on this album is pretty good too."
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King Of The Beach
14.  King Of The Beach by Wavves
The list author says:
  ""King Of The Beach" by Wavves is my #14 song of 2010 (track #1 on King Of The Beach)."
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Treats
15.  Treats by Sleigh Bells
The list author says:
  ""Rill Rill" by Sleigh Bells is my #15 song of 2010 (track #7 on Treats) - I liked the earlier demo versions when it was 'Ring Ring'."
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Interpol
16.  Interpol by Interpol
The list author says:
  ""Lights" by Interpol is my #16 song of 2010 (track #4 on Interpol).  This song reminds me of their Turn On The Bright Lights material, which is phenomenal."
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Crazy for You
17.  Crazy for You by Best Coast
The list author says:
  ""Boyfriend" by Best Coast is my #17 song of 2010 (track #1 on Crazy)."
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Astro Coast
18.  Astro Coast by Surfer Blood
The list author says:
  ""Anchorage" by Surfer Blood is my #18 song of 2010 (track #9 on Astro Coast).  For some reason, I like this song more than the others on this great debut album (and there are a lot of good ones to choose from)."
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Champ
19.  Champ by Tokyo Police Club
The list author says:
  ""Breakneck Speed" by Tokyo Police Club is my #19 song of 2010 (track #3 on Champ)."
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False Priest
20.  False Priest by of Montreal
The list author says:
  ""Coquet Coquette" by Of Montreal is my #20 song of 2010 (track #3 on False Priest)."
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