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The Best Silversun Pickups Albums, Ranked

Updated May 6, 2019 184 votes 68 voters 1.6k views4 items

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We're ranking the best Silversun Pickups albums of all time. One of the best post-punk revival bands, Silversun Pickups's discography features several popular songs, like "Lazy Eye" and "Panic Switch." What is the greatest Silversun Pickups album ever?

From their debut album Carnavas to their 2015 album Better Nature, this list of Silversun Pickups albums also includes Swoon and Neck of the Woods.

Vote up the best Silversun Pickups albums, and vote down the ones that were disappointing.

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    1. There's No Secrets This Year 
    2. The Royal We 
    3. Growing Old Is Getting Old
    4. It's Nice to Know You Work Alone
    5. Panic Switch 
    6. Draining 
    7. Sort Of
    8. Substitution
    9. Catch and Release
    10. Surrounded (or Spiraling)

    Pitchfork score: 5.3/10

    • Release Date: 2009
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    1. Melatonin
    2. Well Thought Out Twinkles
    3. Checkered Floor 
    4. Little Lover's So Polite
    5. Future Foe Scenarios  
    6. Waste It On
    7. Lazy Eye  
    8. Rusted Wheel 
    9. Dream at Tempo 119 
    10. Three Seed 
    11. Common Reactor
    12. Mercury (Japanese/vinyl bonus track)
    13. Table Scraps (Japanese/vinyl bonus track) 

    Pitchfork score: 5.0/10

    • Release Date: 2006
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    1. Cradle (Better Nature) 
    2. Connection
    3. Pins & Needles
    4. Friendly Fires
    5. Nightlight    
    6. Circadian Rhythm (Last Dance)
    7. Tapedeck
    8. Latchkey Kids
    9. Ragamuffin
    10. The Wild Kind

    • Release Date: 2015
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    1. Skin Graph 
    2. Make Believe
    3. Bloody Mary (Nerve Endings)
    4. Busy Bees
    5. Here We Are (Chancer)
    6. Mean Spirits
    7. Simmer
    8. The Pit
    9. Dots and Dashes (Enough Already) 
    10. Gun-Shy Sunshine
    11. Out of Breath 

    Pitchfork score: 4.8/10

    • Release Date: 2012
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