Top 500 Revealed – Don’t Call It A Countdown

It’s the most difficult decision ... but we needed to know

After a week of voting, and 3 full days of great music, we finally revealed the #1 song as voted by our listeners. “Seven Nation Army” by The White Stripes took top spot edging Nirvana’s “Smells Like Teen Spirit”. Classics by Radiohead, The Clash, The Smiths, Foo Fighters, The Pixies, and Joy Division were also in the top 10.

Indie88 would like to thank everyone who submitted their songs and listened. See the full list of songs below.

# SONG TITLE ARTIST
#1 “Seven Nation Army” The White Stripes
#2 “Smells Like Teen Spirit” Nirvana
#3 “How Soon Is Now?” The Smiths
#4 “Mr. Brightside” The Killers
#5 “Love Will Tear Us Apart” Joy Division
#6 “Everlong” Foo Fighters
#7 “London Calling” The Clash
#8 “1979” The Smashing Pumpkins
#9 “Where Is My Mind?” Pixies
#10 “Karma Police” Radiohead
#11 “Just Like Heaven” The Cure
#12 “Wonderwall” Oasis
#13 “Personal Jesus” Depeche Mode
#14 “Wake Up” Arcade Fire
#15 “Buddy Holly “ Weezer
#16 “Archie Marry Me” Alvvays
#17 “Blister In The Sun” Violent Femmes
#18 “Bobcaygeon” The Tragically Hip
#19 “I Wanna Be Sedated” Ramones
#20 “Paranoid Android “ Radiohead
#21 “God Save The Queen” Sex Pistols
#22 “Bittersweet Symphony” The Verve
#23 “Rebellion (Lies)” Arcade Fire
#24 “Last Nite” The Strokes
#25 “Loser” Beck
#26 “Fell In Love With A Girl” The White Stripes
#27 “Heroes” David Bowie
#28 “Creep” Radiohead
#29 “Burning Down The House” Talking Heads
#30 “Undone – The Sweater Song” Weezer
#31 “New Orleans Is Sinking” The Tragically Hip
#32 “Kids” Mgmt
#33 “Under The Bridge” Red Hot Chili Peppers
#34 “Howlin’ For You” The Black Keys
#35 “Basket Case” Green Day
#36 “This Charming Man” The Smiths
#37 “Come As You Are” Nirvana
#38 “Use Somebody” Kings Of Leon
#39 “Float On “ Modest Mouse
#40 “Feel Good Inc.” Gorillaz
#41 “Ain’T No Rest For The Wicked” Cage The Elephant
#42 “Somebody Told Me” The Killers
#43 “One More Time” Daft Punk
#44 “Leather Jacket” Arkells
#45 “Don’T Look Back In Anger” Oasis
#46 “Pumped Up Kicks” Foster The People
#47 “Today” The Smashing Pumpkins
#48 “Guns And Ammunition” July Talk
#49 “Monkey Gone To Heaven” Pixies
#50 “Neighbourhood #3 (Power Out)” Arcade Fire
#51 “1901” Phoenix
#52 “Yellow” Coldplay
#53 “Space Oddity” David Bowie
#54 “Once In A Lifetime” Talking Heads
#55 “Learn To Fly” Foo Fighters
#56 “Courage” The Tragically Hip
#57 “2” Blur
#58 “Rock The Casbah” The Clash
#59 “All The Small Things” Blink 182
#60 “Jeremy “ Pearl Jam
#61 “Blue Monday” New Order
#62 “Scar Tissue” Red Hot Chili Peppers
#63 “Common People” Pulp
#64 “All Apologies” Nirvana
#65 “Soul Meets Body” Death Cab For Cutie
#66 “Sabotage” Beastie Boys
#67 “Lust For Life” Iggy Pop
#68 “Cigarette Daydreams” Cage The Elephant
#69 “It’S The End Of The World As We Know It” R.E.M.
#70 “Ho Hey” The Lumineers
#71 “Viva La Vida” Coldplay
#72 “Riptide” Vance Joy
#73 “Friday I’M In Love” The Cure
#74 “Helena Beat” Foster The People
#75 “Walk On The Wild Side” Lou Reed
#76 “The Middle” Jimmy Eat World
#77 “Times Like These” Foo Fighters
#78 “Say It Ain’T So” Weezer
#79 “Keep The Car Running” Arcade Fire
#80 “Take Me Out” Franz Ferdinand
#81 “What I Got” Sublime
#82 “Ready To Start” Arcade Fire
#83 “Icky Thump” The White Stripes
#84 “What’S My Age Again?” Blink 182
#85 “Midnight City” M83
#86 “Save Your Scissors” City And Colour
#87 “Lonely Boy” The Black Keys
#88 “When I Come Around” Green Day
#89 “Ahead By A Century “ The Tragically Hip
#90 “Radioactive” Imagine Dragons
#91 “Enjoy The Silence” Depeche Mode
#92 “Gold Guns Girls” Metric
#93 “Blitzkrieg Bop” Ramones
#94 “Otherside” Red Hot Chili Peppers
#95 “Even Flow “ Pearl Jam
#96 “Sex On Fire” Kings Of Leon
#97 “Fame” David Bowie
#98 “Royals” Lorde
#99 “Lisztomania” Phoenix
#100 “Heart Shaped Box” Nirvana
#101 “Oh The Boss Is Coming” Arkells
#102 “All These Things” The Killers
#103 “No One Knows” Queens Of The Stone Age
#104 “1 2 3 4” Feist
#105 “Longview” Green Day
#106 “I Bet You Look Good On The Dancefloor” Arctic Monkeys
#107 “Poets” The Tragically Hip
#108 “Psycho Killer” Talking Heads
#109 “Fake Plastic Trees” Radiohead
#110 “Maps” Yeah Yeah Yeahs
#111 “Closer” Nine Inch Nails
#112 “The Suburbs” Arcade Fire
#113 “I Will Wait” Mumford And Sons
#114 “Bizarre Love Triangle “ New Order
#115 “Losing My Religion” R.E.M.
#116 “Come A Little Closer” Cage The Elephant
#117 “Praise You” Fatboy Slim
#118 “Bullet With Butterfly Wings” The Smashing Pumpkins
#119 “Don’T Swallow The Cap” The National
#120 “Anarchy In The U.K.” Sex Pistols
#121 “Interstate Love Song” Stone Temple Pilots
#122 “My Hero” Foo Fighters
#123 “Brother Down” Sam Roberts
#124 “Sail” Awolnation
#125 “Californication” Red Hot Chili Peppers
#126 “Time To Pretend” Mgmt
#127 “Love” The Cure
#128 “Reflektor” Arcade Fire
#129 “Jane Says “ Jane’S Addiction
#130 “Beverly Hills” Weezer
#131 “Lithium” Nirvana
#132 “A Message To You Rudy” The Specials
#133 “Just A Girl” No Doubt
#134 “Clint Eastwood” Gorillaz
#135 “Around The World” Daft Punk
#136 “A-Punk” Vampire Weekend
#137 “Blow At High Dough” The Tragically Hip
#138 “Heart Of Glass” Blondie
#139 “Sleeping Sickness” City And Colour
#140 “Paper Planes” M.I.A.
#141 “Best Of You” Foo Fighters
#142 “Breathing Underwater” Metric
#143 “Reptilia” The Strokes
#144 “Clocks” Coldplay
#145 “Fools Gold” Stone Roses
#146 “Walking On A Dream” Empire Of The Sun
#147 “Madness” Muse
#148 “Dammit” Blink 182
#149 “The One I Love” R.E.M.
#150 “I Will Follow You Into The Dark” Death Cab For Cutie
#151 “Town Called Malice” The Jam
#152 “Good Riddance (Time Of Your Life” Green Day
#153 “Houdini” Foster The People
#154 “Gold On The Ceiling” The Black Keys
#155 “Where It’S At” Beck
#156 “Let’S Dance” David Bowie
#157 “Little Talks” Of Monsters And Men
#158 “Alive “ Pearl Jam
#159 “There Is A Light That Never Goes Out” The Smiths
#160 “Someday” The Strokes
#161 “Intergalactic” Beastie Boys
#162 “Big Me” Foo Fighters
#163 “Block Rockin Beats” The Chemical Brothers
#164 “Dog Days Are Over” Florence And The Machine
#165 “Underwhelmed” Sloan
#166 “Dani California” Red Hot Chili Peppers
#167 “Hurt” Nine Inch Nails
#168 “Dashboard” Modest Mouse
#169 “Wheat Kings “ The Tragically Hip
#170 “Born Slippy” Underworld
#171 “In Bloom” Nirvana
#172 “The Scientist” Coldplay
#173 “In The End” Linkin Park
#174 “Champagne Supernova” Oasis
#175 “All My Friends” Lcd Soundsystem
#176 “Come To Light” Arkells
#177 “Jamming” Bob Marley
#178 “Close To Me” The Cure
#179 “The Passenger” Iggy Pop
#180 “We Used To Wait” Arcade Fire
#181 “Pump It Up” Elvis Costello
#182 “Bloodbuzz Ohio” The National
#183 “Should I Stay Or Should I Go” The Clash
#184 “No Surprises” Radiohead
#185 “Get Lucky” Daft Punk Ft. Pharrell Williams
#186 “Just Like Honey” The Jesus And Mary Chain
#187 “Speed Of Sound” Coldplay
#188 “Breezeblocks” Alt-J
#189 “The Girl” City And Colour
#190 “Here Comes Your Man” Pixies
#191 “High And Dry” Radiohead
#192 “Dead Leaves And The Dirty Ground” The White Stripes
#193 “Trojans” Atlas Genius
#194 “Spiderwebs” No Doubt
#195 “Help I’M Alive” Metric
#196 “Island In The Sun” Weezer
#197 “Tonight Tonight” The Smashing Pumpkins
#198 “Hey Ya!” Outkast
#199 “About A Girl” Nirvana
#200 “Push And Pull” July Talk
#201 “Changes” David Bowie
#202 “Young Folks” Peter Bjorn And John
#203 “Everybody Hurts” R.E.M.
#204 “At The Hundreth Meridian” The Tragically Hip
#205 “Uprising” Muse
#206 “Drive” Incubus
#207 “Tighten Up” The Black Keys
#208 “Dirty Paws” Of Monsters And Men
#209 “Sweetness” Jimmy Eat World
#210 “Soul To Squeeze” Red Hot Chili Peppers
#211 “Where Have All The Good People Gone” Sam Roberts
#212 “Electric Feel” Mgmt
#213 “Train In Vain (Stand By Me)” The Clash
#214 “So Whatcha Want” Beastie Boys
#215 “New Slang” The Shins
#216 “Elephant” Tame Impala
#217 “Ghost Town” The Specials
#218 “Welcome To Paradise” Green Day
#219 “Do I Wanna Know” Arctic Monkeys
#220 “The Cave” Mumford And Sons
#221 “All My Life” Foo Fighters
#222 “Out Of My League” Fitz And The Tantrums
#223 “Live Forever” Oasis
#224 “Unbelievers” Vampire Weekend
#225 “Go With The Flow” Queens Of The Stone Age
#226 “Trouble” Cage The Elephant
#227 “Hurt” Nine Inch Nails
#228 “Dare” Gorillaz
#229 “Stubborn Love” The Lumineers
#230 “When You Were Young” The Killers
#231 “Black Hole Sun” Soundgarden
#232 “Whistleblower” Arkells
#233 “Setting Sun” The Chemical Brothers
#234 “Zombie” The Cranberries
#235 “I Miss You” Blink 182
#236 “Girls & Boys “ Blur
#237 “Southside” Moby
#238 “The Man Who Sold The World” Nirvana
#239 “Radio Radio “ Elvis Costello
#240 “Da Funk” Daft Punk
#241 “Bastards Of Young” The Replacements
#242 “Boys Don’T Cry” The Cure
#243 “Demons” Imagine Dragons
#244 “Seasons (Waiting On You)” Future Islands
#245 “Fifty Mission Cap” The Tragically Hip
#246 “Three Little Birds” Bob Marley
#247 “Mountain Sound” Of Monsters And Men
#248 “Afterlife” Arcade Fire
#249 “I Wanna Be Adored” Stone Roses
#250 “Comin’ Home” City And Colour
#251 “Give It Away” Red Hot Chili Peppers
#252 “Young Blood” The Naked And Famous
#253 “Santeria” Sublime
#254 “Renegades” X Ambassadors
#255 “Plush” Stone Temple Pilots
#256 “Youth Without Youth” Metric
#257 “Graceless” The National
#258 “Ride” Twenty One Pilots
#259 “Starlight” Muse
#260 “Ophelia” The Lumineers
#261 “Don’T Stop” Foster The People
#262 “When The Night Feels My Song” Bedouin Soundclash
#263 “The High Road” Broken Bells
#264 “Adult Diversion” Alvvays
#265 “Daughter” Pearl Jam
#266 “I Fought The Law” The Clash
#267 “The Rockafellar Skank” Fatboy Slim
#268 “Spirits” The Strumbellas
#269 “(You Gotta) Fight For Your Right To Party” Beastie Boys
#270 “Picturing Love” July Talk
#271 “Boulevard Of Broken Dreams” Green Day
#272 “Sprawl Ii” Arcade Fire
#273 “Orange Crush” R.E.M.
#274 “Closer” Tegan And Sara
#275 “Little Black Submarines” The Black Keys
#276 “No You Girls” Franz Ferdinand
#277 “Ms. Jackson” Outkast
#278 “The Grand Optimist” City And Colour
#279 “Running Up That Hill” Kate Bush
#280 “The Rest Of My Life” Sloan
#281 “Shake It Out” Florence And The Machine
#282 “Mirror In The Bathroom” English Beat
#283 “Safe And Sound” Capital Cities
#284 “Been Caught Stealing “ Jane’S Addiction
#285 “Sex And Candy” Marcy Playground
#286 “Debaser” Pixies
#287 “I Heard I Had” Dear Rouge
#288 “Kool Thing” Sonic Youth
#289 “D.A.N.C.E.” Justice
#290 “Bigmouth Strikes Again” The Smiths
#291 “Gimme Sympathy” Metric
#292 “Can’T Stop” Red Hot Chili Peppers
#293 “Wait Up (Boots Of Danger)” Tokyo Police Club
#294 “Team” Lorde
#295 “The Hardest Button To Button” The White Stripes
#296 “Disarm” The Smashing Pumpkins
#297 “Pompeii” Bastille
#298 “Add It Up” Violent Femmes
#299 “Big Time Sensuality” Bjork
#300 “Hash Pipe” Weezer
#301 “Cleopatra” The Lumineers
#302 “Feels Like We Only Go Backwards” Tame Impala
#303 “Hard Sun “ Eddie Vedder
#304 “Such Great Heights” The Postal Service
#305 “Stressed Out” Twenty One Pilots
#306 “Policy Of Truth” Depeche Mode
#307 “Fragile Bird” City And Colour
#308 “Buffalo Soldier” Bob Marley
#309 “Porcelain” Moby
#310 “Little Lion Man” Mumford And Sons
#311 “Hunger Strike” Temple Of The Dog
#312 “Not In Love” Crystal Castles/Robert Smith
#313 “Time Bomb” Rancid
#314 “Steady As She Goes” The Raconteurs
#315 “Better Man “ Pearl Jam
#316 “Lazy Eye” Silversun Pickups
#317 “Fire And The Flood” Vance Joy
#318 “The Distance” Cake
#319 “Coax Me” Sloan
#320 “In Between Days” The Cure
#321 “Romantic Rights “ Death From Above 1979
#322 “Stressed Out” Twenty One Pilots
#323 “King And Lionheart” Of Monsters And Men
#324 “Synthetica” Metric
#325 “Diane Young” Vampire Weekend
#326 “Adam’S Song” Blink 182
#327 “This Must Be The Place” Talking Heads
#328 “By The Way” Red Hot Chili Peppers
#329 “No Cars Go” Arcade Fire
#330 “Teardrop” Massive Attack
#331 “Sure Shot” Beastie Boys
#332 “Thirst” City And Colour
#333 “The Pretender” Foo Fighters
#334 “Perfect Day” Lou Reed
#335 “Cherub Rock” The Smashing Pumpkins
#336 “Lean On” Major Lazer Ft. Dj Snake & Mø
#337 “Supersonic” Oasis
#338 “The Less I Know The Better” Tame Impala
#339 “Senses Working Overtime” Xtc
#340 “Beck + Call” July Talk
#341 “Lazaretto” Jack White
#342 “Don’T Walk Away Eileen” Sam Roberts
#343 “You Don’T Get Me High Anymore” Phantogram
#344 “Pick Me Up” Hollerado
#345 “Why’D You Only Call Me When You’Re High?” Arctic Monkeys
#346 “Let Forever Be” The Chemical Brothers
#347 “Semi-Charmed Life” Third Eye Blind
#348 “Holding On For Life” Broken Bells
#349 “Waste A Moment” Kings Of Leon
#350 “Juliette” Hollerado
#351 “Black” Pearl Jam
#352 “A Sky Full Of Stars” Coldplay
#353 “Combat Baby” Metric
#354 “Watching The Detectives” Elvis Costello
#355 “It’S Time” Imagine Dragons
#356 “Nature Of The Experiment” Tokyo Police Club
#357 “Crazy” Gnarls Barkley
#358 “You Oughta Know” Alanis Morissette
#359 “Wake Me Up When September Ends” Green Day
#360 “Walking With A Ghost” Tegan And Sara
#361 “People Are People” Depeche Mode
#362 “I Hear You Calling” Gob
#363 “My Moon My Man” Feist
#364 “Are You Gonna Be My Girl” Jet
#365 “Summertime Sadness” Lana Del Rey
#366 “Panic” The Smiths
#367 “Closing Time” Semisonic
#368 “Here Comes The Night Time” Arcade Fire
#369 “Do You Realize??” The Flaming Lips
#370 “Drinking In La” Bran Van 3000
#371 “Pork And Beans” Weezer
#372 “Walls Fall Down” Bedouin Soundclash
#373 “Human Behaviour” Bjork
#374 “Someone Great” Lcd Soundsystem
#375 “Hello Time Bomb” Matthew Good
#376 “Redbone” Childish Gambino
#377 “Lump” The Presidents Of The U.S.A.
#378 “Money City Maniacs” Sloan
#379 “Punching In A Dream” The Naked And Famous
#380 “Hallelujah” Jeff Buckley
#381 “Red Eyes” War On Drugs
#382 “Wasted Love” City And Colour
#383 “Mrs. Robinson” The Lemonheads
#384 “Dreams” Beck
#385 “Panic Switch” Silversun Pickups
#386 “Feel It Still” Portugal The Man
#387 “Fell On Black Days” Soundgarden
#388 “Take Me To The Riot” Stars
#389 “Love Interruption” Jack White
#390 “You Get What You Give” New Radicals
#391 “Stompa” Serena Ryder
#392 “Way Down We Go” Kaleo
#393 “Believe” Mumford And Sons
#394 “Fall In Love” Phantogram
#395 “Jumper” Third Eye Blind
#396 “Left Hand Free” Alt-J
#397 “Knocking At The Door” Arkells
#398 “Adventure Of A Lifetime” Coldplay
#399 “Home For A Rest” Spirit Of The West
#400 “Stolen Dance” Milky Chance
#401 “Believer” Imagine Dragons
#402 “Let It Happen” Tame Impala
#403 “Hell” Tegan And Sara
#404 “Somebody I Used To Know” Gotye
#405 “What Kind Of Man” Florence And The Machine
#406 “Flagpole Sitta” Harvey Danger
#407 “Submarines” The Lumineers
#408 “Your Woman” White Town
#409 “White Winter Hymnal” Fleet Foxes
#410 “Little Sister “ Queens Of The Stone Age
#411 “Pretty Pimpin'” Kurt Vile
#412 “Tongue Tied” Grouplove
#413 “Nothing Compares 2 U” Sinead O’Connor
#414 “No Rain” Blind Melon
#415 “Trainwreck 1979” Death From Above 1979
#416 “Cannonball” The Breeders
#417 “So It Goes” Hollerado
#418 “There She Goes” The La’S
#419 “Rehab” Amy Winehouse
#420 “We Are Young” Fun.
#421 “Unbelievable” Emf
#422 “Your Ex-Lover Is Dead” Stars
#423 “Here It Goes Again” Ok Go
#424 “Banquet” Bloc Party
#425 “Santa Monica” Everclear
#426 “Ballad Of Hugo Chavez” Arkells
#427 “Teenage Dirtbag” Wheatus
#428 “Everything Is Automatic” Matthew Good
#429 “Digital Witness” St. Vincent
#430 “Hurt” Johnny Cash
#431 “Your English Is Good” Tokyo Police Club
#432 “Landslide” The Smashing Pumpkins
#433 “Rock Lobster” The B-52S
#434 “Yellow Ledbetter” Pearl Jam
#435 “The Con” Tegan And Sara
#436 “Skinny Love” Bon Iver
#437 “Sour Times” Portishead
#438 “Punk Rock Girl” The Dead Milkmen
#439 “Genghis Khan” Miike Snow
#440 “Hey Jealousy” Gin Blossoms
#441 “First “ Cold War Kids
#442 “Short Skirt Long Jacket” Cake
#443 “Cut Your Hair” Pavement
#444 “The Impression That I Get” The Mighty Mighty Bosstones
#445 “My Body” Young The Giant
#446 “Standing Outside A Broken Phone Booth With Money In My Hand” Primitive Radio Gods
#447 “Ride” Twenty One Pilots
#448 “The Love Cats” The Cure
#449 “Bohemian Like You” The Dandy Warhols
#450 “Pepper” Butthole Surfers
#451 “It’S My Life” No Doubt
#452 “The Way” Fastball
#453 “And She Was” Talking Heads
#454 “Teen Angst (What The World Needs Now)” Cracker
#455 “Gigantic” Pixies
#456 “Pets” Porno For Pyros
#457 “Tessellate” Alt-J
#458 “Steal My Sunshine” Len
#459 “Last Kiss” Pearl Jam
#460 “Just Can’T Get Enough” Depeche Mode
#461 “Laid” James
#462 “Heads Will Roll” Yeah Yeah Yeahs
#463 “Whip It “ Devo
#464 “The Underdog” Spoon
#465 “Seether” Veruca Salt
#466 “Sixteen Military Wives” The Decemberists
#467 “Devil’S Haircut” Beck
#468 “Fade Into You” Mazzy Star
#469 “Two Weeks” Grizzly Bear
#470 “Peaches” The Presidents Of The United States Of America
#471 “The Wolf” Mumford And Sons
#472 “Down By The Water” Pj Harvey
#473 “Sweater Weather” The Neighbourhood
#474 “Mr. Jones” Counting Crows
#475 “2 Heads” Coleman Hell
#476 “Lightning Crashes” Live
#477 “Making Plans For Nigel” Xtc
#478 “6 Underground” Sneaker Pimps
#479 “Home” Edward Sharpe And The Magnetic Zeros
#480 “Only Happy When It Rains” Garbage
#481 “Take Me To Church” Hozier
#482 “7/4 (Shoreline)” Broken Social Scene
#483 “Epic” Faith No More
#484 “Holocene” Bon Iver
#485 “Shake Me Down” Cage The Elephant
#486 “What’S Up” 4 Non Blondes
#487 “No Heaven” Champion
#488 “Ruby Soho” Rancid
#489 “Sweet Disposition” The Temper Trap
#490 “Apparitions” Matthew Good
#491 “Shut Up And Dance” Walk The Moon
#492 “Sweet Jane” Cowboy Junkies
#493 “Ageless Beauty “ Stars
#494 “Blue Moon” Beck
#495 “Wish I Knew You” The Revivalists
#496 “Stacy’S Mom” Fountains Of Wayne
#497 “Take A Walk” Passion Pit
#498 “In The Meantime” Spacehog
#499 “Inside Out” Eve 6
#500 “Tearing Me Up” Bob Moses