Our editors compile their favorite indie pop and indie rock albums of 2013. This is such a large list, we usually break it up into two days. Tune in for albums by artists M-Z on Tuesday the 17th.

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Akron/Family - Sub Verses
Aleister X - Half-Speed Mastered
Alkaline Trio - My Shame Is True
The Ancients - Night Bus
Attic Lights - Super De Luxe
Julianna Barwick - Nepenthe
Beaches - She Beats
bEEdEEgEE - Sum/One
Big Deal - June Gloom
Body/Head - Coming Apart
Boogarins - As Plantas Que Curam
Breathe Owl Breathe - Passage of Pegasus
Broadcast - Berberian Sound Studio
Camera Obscura - Desire Lines
!!! - Thr!!!er
Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. - The Speed of Things
Deafheaven - Sunbather
Dr. Dog - B-Room
Ducktails - The Flower Lane
Eleventh Dream Day - New Moodio
Factory Floor - Factory Floor
Foxygen - We Are the 21st Century Ambassadors of Peace & Magic
Franz Ferdinand - Right Thoughts Right Words Right Action
Goldfrapp - Tales of Us
Grouper - The Man Who Died in His Boat
Julia Holter - Loud City Song
Hunx & His Punx - Street Punk
Joanna Gruesome - Weird Sister
King Krule - 6 Feet Beneath the Moon
Legs - Pass the Ringo

Listen to the best tracks from our favorite Indie Pop and Rock albums of 2013 in this playlist: