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Indie Christmas Albums

List of all indie rock Christmas albums. For many, indie rock Christmas albums capture the essence of the holiday spirit, even if the music isn't quite what you'd expect to hear around holiday time. Some of the biggest bands and artists of the genre have released holiday songs that were much better than the traditional songs that flooded airwaves, allowing for the popularity of indie rock songs, which are among the most requested during the holiday season. The albums and songs featured on this list are some of the most well known and popular titles of that genre, and likely introduced an entirely new audience to holiday and Christmas music. These are some of the most popular Christmas songs of all time and some of the greatest jingles in the history of music. Bands like Bright Eyes, My Morning Jacket and Grandaddy released music that captured the holiday spirit. Not to be outdone, Devandra Banhart, Low, and let's not forget Mark Kozelek also released Christmas albums.

There are some albums that feature the traditional, standard songs, or reinterpreted songs. No matter what style or type of Christmas song you enjoy, you're likely to find an album on this list that will fit whatever music you enjoy. 

This is the list of indie rock Christmas albums. From innovative takes on traditional songs to recreating the versions that have been around for years, indie rock bands sure now how to make holiday music enjoyable. Take a look at other lists like Rap Christmas albums and Alternative Christmas Albums. List is alphabetical but you can sort by any column.List is alphabetical but you can sort by any column.
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    Artist: Bright Eyes
    Release Date: 2002
    Tracks: Silver Bells, The Night Before Christmas, God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen, Blue Christmas, Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas + 6 more
    Length (mins): 00:32:05
    A Christmas Album : see more

  2. 2

    Artist: Devendra Banhart
    Release Date: 2002
    Tracks: Make It Easier, The Red Lagoon, A Gentle Soul, The Charles C. Leary, Pumpkin Seeds + 17 more
    Length (mins): 00:50:30
    Genre(s): Folk music, Freak folk
    Oh Me Oh My... The Way the Day Goes by the Sun Is Setting Dogs Are Dreaming Lovesongs of the ... : see more

  3. 3

    Artist: Grandaddy
    Release Date: 2000
    Tracks: Feliz Navi-Nada, Everything's Gonna Be Cool This Christmas, Christmas Eve, Christmas Boogaloo, O Come, O Come Emmanuel + 17 more
    Length (mins): 01:12:18
    Genre(s): Alternative rock, Christmas music
    It's a Cool, Cool Christmas : see more

  4. 4

    Artist: John Fahey
    Tracks: What Child Is This, The Christmas Song, Auld Lange Syne, We Three Kings of Orient Are, The Skater's Waltz + 21 more
    Length (mins): 01:05:17
    Christmas Guitar : see more

  5. 5

    Artist: John Wesley Harding
    Tracks: A Cosy Promotional Chat, The Rent, Here Comes The Groom, Talking Christmas Goodwill Blues, Like a Prayer
    God Made Me Do It- The Christmas EP : see more


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