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The Best Cold War Kids Albums, Ranked  

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We're ranking the best Cold War Kids albums of all time. One of the best indie rock bands, Cold War Kids's discography features several popular songs, like "First" and "Love Is Mystical." What is the greatest Cold War Kids album ever?

From their debut album Robbers & Cowards to their 2017 album L.A. Divine, this list of Cold War Kids albums also includes Mine Is Yours, Hold My Home, and Dear Miss Lonelyhearts.

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Robbers & Cowards is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Cold War Kids Albums, Ranked
Photo: Downtown, V2

1. We Used to Vacation
2. Hang Me Up to Dry
3. Tell Me in the Morning
4. Hair Down
5. Passing the Hat
6. Saint John
7. Robbers
8. Hospital Beds
9. Pregnant
10. Red Wine, Success!
11. God, Make Up Your Mind 
12. Rubidoux (includes hidden track "Sermon vs. the Gospel" – 3:40)

Pitchfork score: 5/10

Release Date: 2006

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Mine Is Yours is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Cold War Kids Albums, Ranked
Photo: Downtown, Interscope, V2

1. Mine Is Yours
2. Louder Than Ever
3. Royal Blue
4. Finally Begin
5. Out of the Wilderness
6. Skip the Charades
7. Sensitive Kid
8. Bulldozer
9. Broken Open
10. Cold Toes on the Cold Floor
11. Flying Upside Down

Pitchfork score: 3.9/10

Release Date: 2011

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Loyalty to Loyalty is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Cold War Kids Albums, Ranked
Photo: Downtown, V2

1. Against Privacy
2. Mexican Dogs
3. Every Valley Is Not a Lake
4. Something Is Not Right with Me
5. Welcome to the Occupation
6. Golden Gate Jumpers
7. Avalanche in B
8. I've Seen Enough
9. Every Man I Fall For
10. Dreams Old Men Dream
11. On the Night My Love Broke Through
12. Relief
13. Cryptomnesia

Pitchfork score: 5.1/10

Release Date: 2008

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Hold My Home is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Cold War Kids Albums, Ranked
Photo: Downtown
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Hold My Home

1. All This Could Be Yours
2. First
3. Hot Coals
4. Drive Desperate
5. Hotel Anywhere
6. Go Quietly
7. Nights & Weekends
8. Hold My Home
9. Flower Drum Song
10. Harold Bloom
11. Hear My Baby Call
 

Release Date: 2014

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