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300 Indie Wedding Songs To Unite Your Guests On The Dance Floor

Last Updated: 14th February 2022

If you want your guests to unite on the dance floor, arm in arm, belting out lyrics, you’re going to want to play some indie songs at your wedding reception. From Oasis to Kasabian and The Strokes to Vampire Weekend, the pure joy of indie music will create an atmosphere like no other.

To help you find ideas for your evening playlist we’ve put together a list of 300 indie wedding songs that everyone will love!

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20th Century Boy – T. Rex

5 Years Time – Noah and The Whale

A Dustland Fairytale – The Killers

A Girl Like You – Edwyn Collins

A-Punk – Vampire Weekend

Acquiesce – Oasis

Ain’t it Fun – Paramore

Ain’t No Rest For The Wicked – Cage the Elephant

All Day And All Of The Night – The Kinks

Alright – Supergrass

Always Like This – Bombay Bicycle Club

Always Where I Need To Be – The Kooks

America – Razorlight

Animal – Neon Trees

Anyone Else But You – Moldy Peaches

Are You Gonna Be My Girl – Jet

Baby I’m Yours – Arctic Monkeys

Bang Bang You’re Dead – Dirty Pretty Things

Banquet – Bloc Party

Basket Case – Green Day

Beautiful Ones – Suede

Beetlebum – Blur

Before I Fall To Pieces – Razorlight

Best Day Of My Life – American Authors

Bittersweet Symphony – The Verve

Bloom – The Paper Kites

Bohemian Like You – The Dandy Warhols

Boys Don’t Cry – The Cure

Breakfast At Tiffany’s – Deep Blue Something

Brianstorm – Arctic Monkeys

Brimful Of Asha – Cornershop

Buck Rogers – Feeder

Buddy Holly – Weezer

Burning Down The House – Talking Heads

By The Way – Red Hot Chili Peppers

California – Phantom Planet

California Daze – Peace

California Waiting – Kings Of Leon

Can’t Help Falling In Love – Ingrid Micahelson

Can’t Stand Me Now – The Libertines

Champagne Supernova – Oasis

Charlemagne – Blossoms

Chasing Cars – Snow Patrol

Chelsea Dagger – The Fratellis

Chocolate – The 1975

Cigarettes And Alcohol – Oasis

Close To Me – The Cure

Club Foot – Kasabian

Coffee and TV – Blur

Come Home – OneRepublic

Common People – Pulp

Connection – Elastica

Cool Kids – Echosmith

Cosmic Love – Florence And The Machine

Country Girl – Primal Scream

Country House – Blur

Creep – Radiohead

Daft Punk Is Playing At My House – LCD Soundsystem

Dakota – Sterophonics

Dancing In The Moonlight – Toploader

Dancing Shoes – Arctic Monkeys

DARE – Gorillaz

Diane Young – Vampire Weekend

Disco 2000 – Pulp

Disco Down – Shed Seven

Do I Wanna Know? – Arctic Monkeys

Do You Realize? – The Flaming Lips

Do You Want To – Franz Ferdinand

Don’t Look Back In Anger – Oasis

Don’t Look Back Into the Sun – The Libertines

Don’t Delete The Kisses – Wolf Alice

Don’t Look Back In Anger – Oasis

Dreaming Of You – The Coral

Electric Feel – MGMT

Ever Fallen In Love (With Someone You Shouldn’t’ve) – The Buzzcocks

Every Teardrop Is A Waterfall – Coldplay

Everybody Talks – Neon Trees

Everyday I Love You Less and Less – Kaiser Chiefs

Everything Now – Arcade Fire

Falling Slowly – Glen Hansard, Marketa Irglova

Farewell To The Fairground – White Lies

Feel Good Inc – Gorrilaz

Fell In Love With a Girl – The White Stripes

Fever – The Black Keys

Figure It Out – Royal Blood

Fire – Kasabian

First Day Of My Life – Bright Eyes

Flightless Bird, American Mouth – Iron & Wine

Float On – Modest Mouse

Fluorescent Adolescent – Arctic Monkeys

Fluroescent Adolescent – Arctic Monkeys

Fools Gold – The Stone Roses

Friday I’m In Love – The Cure

Gay Bar – Electric Six

Girl From Mars – Ash

Girls – The 1975

Girls and Boys – Blur

Go Your Own Way – Fleetwood Mac

Golden Skans – Klaxons

Golden Touch – Razorlight

Good Enough – Dodgy

Grounds For Divorce – Elbow

Grow Old With Me – Tom Odell

Happy Together – The Turtles

Hard To Beat – Hard-Fi

Hate To Say I Told You So – The Hives

Heads Will Roll – Yeah Yeah Yeahs

Heartbeats – José González

Heavy Cross – Gossip

Helicopter – Bloc Party

Here Comes Your Man – Pixies

Heroes – David Bowie

Ho Hey – The Lumineers

Home – Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros

How Bizarre – OMC

Howlin’ For You – The Black Keys

Human – Killers

Hundred Mile City – Ocean Colour Scene

Hush – Kula Shaker

Hymn For The Weekend – Coldplay

I Always Knew – The Vaccines

I Bet That You Look Good On The Dancefloor – Arctic Monkeys

I Bet You Look Good on the Dancefloor – Arctic Monkeys

I Found Out – The Pigeon Detectives

I Predict a Riot – Kaiser Chiefs

I Sat By The Ocean – Queens Of the Stone Age

I Wanna Be Yours – Arctic Monkeys

I Would Do Anything For You – Foster The People

I’m Not Gonna Teach Your Boyfriend How To Dance – Black Kids

I’ll Be There For You – The Rembrandts

If You Tolerate This Your Children Will Be Next – Manic Street Preachers

If You Wanna – The Vaccines

Ill Ray – Kasabian

In The Morning – Razorlight

Island In The Sun – Weezer

It’s Not Over Yet – Klaxons

It’s Time – Imagine Dragons

It’s Time – Imagine Dragons

January Wedding – The Avett Brothers

Jerk It Out – Caesar’s Palace

Jump In The Pool – Friendly Fires

Just A Day – Feeder

Just Like Heaven – The Cure

Karma Police – Radiohead

Kathleen – Catfish and The Bottlemen

Kids – MGMT

L.S.F – Kasabian

Last Nite – The Strokes

Let’s Dance To Joy Division – The Wombats

Let’s Go Surfing – The Drums

Lightning Bolt – Jake Bugg

Lisztomania – Phoenix

Little By Little – Oasis

Little Talks – Of Monsters and Men

Live Forever – Oasis

Living For The Weekend – Hard-Fi

Loaded – Primal Scream

London Calling – The Clash

Lonely Boy – The Black Keys

Love in Mine – Big Thief

Love Will Tear Us Apart – Joy Division

Love You ‘Till the End – The Pogues

Lucky Man – The Verve

Lucky You – The Lightning Seeds

Maps – Yeah Yeah Yeahs

Mardy Bum – Arctic Monkeys

Men’s Needs – The Cribs

Midnight City – M83

Movin’ On Up – Primal Scream

Moving To New York – The Wombats

Mr Brightside – The Killers

Mr. Jones – Counting Crows

Mrs Robinson – Lemonheads

Munich – Editors

My Number – Foals

My Sharona – The Knack

Naïve – The Kooks

New Shoes – Paolo Nutini

Nirvana – Smells Like Teen Spirit

No One Knows – Queens Of the Stone Age

No One’s Gonna Love You – Band of Horses

No Tomorrow – Orson

No You Girls – Franz Ferdinand

Nobody Move, Nobody Get Hurt – We Are Scientists

Norgaard – The Vaccines

Not Nineteen Forever – The Courteeners

Oh My God – Kaiser Chiefs

On Top Of the World – Imagine Dragons

Once in A Lifetime – Talking Heads

One Day Like This – Elbow

One Way Or Another – Blondie

One Week – Barenaked Ladies

Only Love – Ben Howard

Ooh La – The Kooks

Over and Over – Hot Chip

Paradise – George Ezra

Parklife – Blur

Pencil Full Of Lead – Paolo Nutini

People – The 1975

Personal Jesus – Depeche Mode

Place Your Hands – Reef

Play God – Sam Fender

Pompeii – Bastille

Psycho Killer – Talking Heads

Pumped Up Kicks – Foster The People

R U Mine? – Arctic Monkeys

Radioactive – Imagine Dragons

Rebel Rebel – David Bowie

Rebellion (Lies) – Arcade Fire

Reptilia – The Strokes

Riptide – Vance Joy

Riverboat Song – Ocean Colour Scene

Rock The Casbah – The Clash

Rocks – Primal Scream

Roll With It – Oasis

Ruby – Kaiser Chiefs

Run – Snow Patrol

Same Jeans – The View

Sea Of Love – Cat Power

Semi-Charmed Life – Third Eye Blind

Seven Nation Army – The White Stripes

Sex On Fire – Kings Of Leon

She Moves In Her Own Way – The Kooks

She’s Electric – Oasis

She’s Got Me Dancing – Tommy Sparks

She’s So Lovely – Scouting For Girls

Shut Up And Dance – Walk The Moon

Shut Up and Let Me Go – The Ting Tings

Sing – Travis

Sit Down – James

Skeleton Boy – Friendly Fires

Sleepwalkin’ (Couples Only Dance Prom Night) – Modest Mouse

Slide Away – Oasis

Smile – The Supernaturals

Smokers Outside The Hospital Doors – Editors

Somebody Told Me – The Killers

Someday – The Strokes

Something Changed – Pulp

Somewhere Only We Know – Keane

Song 2 – Blur

Songbird – Oasis

Stand By Me – Oasis

Stay Too Long – Plan B

Steady, As She Goes – The Raconteurs

Steal My Sunshine – LEN

Step On – Happy Mondays

Sticks and Stones – Jamie T

Still Into You – Paramore

Still Together – Mac DeMarco

Stop Crying Your Heart Out – Oasis

Stuck In The Middle With You – Stealer’s Wheel

Supersonic – Oasis

Sweet Disposition – The Temper Trap

Take Me Out – Franz Ferdinand

Take Over The World – The Courteeners

Teenage Kicks – The Undertones

That Kiss – The Courteeners

The Bartender and The Thief – Sterophonics

The Bucket – Kings Of Leon

The Day We Caught The Train – Ocean Colour Scene

The Man – The Killers

The One – Kodaline

The Only Exeption – Paramore

The Only One I Know – The Charlatans

The Reason – Hoobastank

The Rockafeller Skank – Fatboy Slim

The Universal – Blur

There Is A Light That Never Goes Out – The Smiths

There She Goes – The La’s

There’s a Light That Never Goes Out – The Smiths

There’s No Other Way – Blur

This Charming Man – The Smiths

Thunder – Imagine Dragons

Time To Pretend – MGMT

To Be Alone With You – Sufjan Stevens

Tongue Tied – Grouplove

Toothpaste Kisses – The Maccabees

Town Called Malice – The Jam

Turning Page – Sleeping At Last

Two Doors Down – Mystery Jets

Two Princes – Spin Doctors

Under The Cover Of Darkness – The Strokes

Underdog – Kasabian

Use Somebody – Kings Of Leon

Valerie – The Zutons

Video Games – Lana Del Rey

Viva La Vida – Coldplay

Wake Me Up – Foals

Wake Up Boo! – The Boo Radleys

Walkaway – Cast

Walkin’ On The Sun – Smash Mouth

Walking On A Dream – Empire Of The Sun

Waterfall – The Stone Roses

We Are Young – Fun

We Found Each Other In The Dark – City and Colour

What You Know – Two Door Cinema Club

When The Sun Goes Down – Arctic Monkeys

When We Were Young – The Killers

Where’s My Mind – Pixies

Why’d You Only Call Me When You’re High? – Arctic Monkeys

With A Girl Like You – The Troggs

Wolf Like Me – TV On The Radio

Wonderwall – Oasis

Worried About Ray – The Hoosiers

XO – John Mayer

Yellow – Coldplay

You and I – Ingrid Michaelson

You And Me – Dave Matthews Band

You And Me Song – The Wannadies

You Get What You Give – New Radicals

You Only Live Once – The Strokes

You Really Got A Hold On Me – She and Him

You’re In Love With A Psycho – Kasabian

You’ve Got The Love – Florence And The Machine

Young And Beautiful – Lana Del Rey

Young Folks – Peter Bjorn and John

Ziggy Stardust – David Bowie

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