Australian Music Australian Indie Pop Bands List

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List of Australian indie pop bands, listed by popularity with photos when available. This list includes more than just bands, as indie pop solo artists from Australia are included as well. It's always interesting to see where famous bands got their starts, so use this list to discover some great Australian music that you've never heard before. The indie pop bands and artists below have played their music all over the world, but they all were formed in Australia. If you think the best Australian indie pop band is missing from the list, then feel free to add it at the bottom so it's included with these other great acts.

This list below has everything from Empire of the Sun to Bernard Fanning.

If you want to answer the questions, "Who are popular indie pop bands from Australia?" and "Which indie pop bands started in Australia?" then this list will answer your questions.
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Empire of the Sun is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Australian Indie Pop Bands List
Indie pop, Synthpop, New Wave

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Bernard Fanning is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Australian Indie Pop Bands List
Indie pop, Rock music, Folk music

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Operator Please is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Australian Indie Pop Bands List
Indie pop, New Wave, Pop music

4
Tammin Sursok is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Australian Indie Pop Bands List
Indie pop, Adult contemporary music, Ballad

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Eurogliders is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Australian Indie Pop Bands List
Indie pop, New Wave

6
Darren Middleton is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Australian Indie Pop Bands List
Indie pop, Alternative rock, Indie rock

7
Ian Haug is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Australian Indie Pop Bands List
Indie pop, Alternative rock, Indie rock

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Architecture in Helsinki is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Australian Indie Pop Bands List
Indie pop, Indie rock, Avant-garde music

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The Riptides is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Australian Indie Pop Bands List
The Riptides Indie pop, Power pop

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Ben Lee is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Australian Indie Pop Bands List
Indie pop

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Frente! is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Australian Indie Pop Bands List
Indie pop, Pop music, Folk music

12
Sarah Blasko is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Australian Indie Pop Bands List
Indie pop, Anti-folk, Indie rock

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Van She is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Australian Indie Pop Bands List
Indie pop, Synthpop, Shoegazing

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Holly Throsby is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Australian Indie Pop Bands List
Indie pop, Folk music, Folk rock

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The Reels is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Australian Indie Pop Bands List
Indie pop, New Wave, Rock music

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New Buffalo is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Australian Indie Pop Bands List
Indie pop

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The Hampdens is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Australian Indie Pop Bands List
Indie pop

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Tim Steward is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Australian Indie Pop Bands List
Indie pop, Indie rock

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The Paradise Motel is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Australian Indie Pop Bands List
Indie pop, Rock music, Orchestra

20
Sleepy Township is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Australian Indie Pop Bands List
Indie pop

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The Lucksmiths is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Australian Indie Pop Bands List
Jangle pop, Indie pop, Indie rock

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Howling Bells is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Australian Indie Pop Bands List
Indie pop, Rock music, Folk rock

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Big Scary is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Australian Indie Pop Bands List
Indie pop, Garage rock

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Tim Freedman is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Australian Indie Pop Bands List
Indie pop, Pop music, Ska

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The Holidays is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Australian Indie Pop Bands List
Indie pop, Pop rock, Soul music

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The Sunpilots is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Australian Indie Pop Bands List
Indie pop, Rock music, Alternative rock

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Falling Joys is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Australian Indie Pop Bands List
Indie pop, Alternative rock, Indie rock

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The Bens is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Australian Indie Pop Bands List
Indie pop, Rock music, Piano rock

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Dappled Cities is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Australian Indie Pop Bands List
Dappled Cities Indie pop, Art rock, Indie rock

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Montana is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Australian Indie Pop Bands List
Indie pop, Indie rock

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The Bank Holidays is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Australian Indie Pop Bands List
The Bank Holidays Indie pop, Indie rock

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The Boat People is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Australian Indie Pop Bands List
The Boat People Indie pop, Indie rock

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College Fall is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Australian Indie Pop Bands List
College Fall Indie pop, Pop music

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Faith in Plastics is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Australian Indie Pop Bands List
Faith in Plastics Indie pop, Indie rock

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The Panda Band is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Australian Indie Pop Bands List
Indie pop, Indie rock

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New rules for boats is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Australian Indie Pop Bands List
Indie pop, Indie rock

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Dash & Will is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Australian Indie Pop Bands List
Dash & Will

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I Heart Hiroshima is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Australian Indie Pop Bands List
I Heart Hiroshima Indie pop, Indie rock

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Rollerskates is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Australian Indie Pop Bands List
Rollerskates Indie pop, Indie rock

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The Dugites is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Australian Indie Pop Bands List
The Dugites Indie pop

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Atlas Genius is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Australian Indie Pop Bands List
Indie pop, Alternative rock, Indie rock

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Last Leaves is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Australian Indie Pop Bands List
Last Leaves Indie pop

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Bella Ferraro is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Australian Indie Pop Bands List
Bella Ferraro Indie pop, Pop rock, Soft rock