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List of all indie rock Christmas albums, ranked best to worst. 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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[A Christmas Album] is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Indie Christmas Albums
[A Christmas Album] Bright Eyes

The Best Christmas Songs Written by Jewish Songwriters The Greatest Classical Pianists of All Time

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A Very She & Him Christmas is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Indie Christmas Albums

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Christmas is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Indie Christmas Albums
Christmas Low

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This is Christmas is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Indie Christmas Albums
This is Christmas Emmy the Great and Tim Wheeler

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Oh Me Oh My... The Way the Day... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Indie Christmas Albums

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Christmas Guitar is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Indie Christmas Albums
Christmas Guitar John Fahey

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God Made Me Do It- The Christm... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Indie Christmas Albums
God Made Me Do It- The Christmas EP

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Silent Night is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Indie Christmas Albums
Silent Night Timbre

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My Morning Jacket Does Xmas Fi... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Indie Christmas Albums
My Morning Jacket Does Xmas Fiasco Style

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Oh My Christmas Tree EP is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Indie Christmas Albums
Oh My Christmas Tree EP

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Hi-Voltage Christmas Rock is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Indie Christmas Albums

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White Christmas Live is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Indie Christmas Albums
White Christmas Live