Top Garage Rock Songs


Rank All Time Artist Song Subgenre(s) Other Genre(s) Year
1
10
The Rolling Stones (I Can't Get No) Satisfaction Mod 1965
2
36
The Kinks You Really Got Me Mod, Proto-Punk 1964
3
38
The White Stripes Seven Nation Army Garage Rock Revival Alternative Rock, Blues Rock 2003
4
44
The Kingsmen Louie Louie Proto-Punk, Rhythm & Blues 1963
5
105
The Velvet Underground I'm Waiting for the Man Proto-Punk 1967
6
162
Arctic Monkeys I Bet You Look Good on the Dancefloor Garage Rock Revival Indie Rock 2005
7
191
The Strokes Last Nite Garage Rock Revival Indie Rock 2001
8
223
Jonathan Richman & The Modern Lovers Roadrunner Proto-Punk 1975
9
233
Them Gloria British Rhythm & Blues 1964
10
235
The Stooges I Wanna Be Your Dog Hard Rock, Proto-Punk 1969
11
239
The Troggs Wild Thing 1966
12
246
Iggy and The Stooges Search and Destroy Hard Rock, Proto-Punk 1973
13
276
MC5 Kick Out the Jams Hard Rock, Proto-Punk 1969
14
306
The White Stripes Fell in Love with a Girl Garage Rock Revival Alternative Rock, Blues Rock 2001
15
310
? and the Mysterians 96 Tears 1966
16
321
Patti Smith Gloria Proto-Punk 1975
17
333
The Who I Can't Explain British Rhythm & Blues, Mod 1964
18
343
Iggy Pop Lust for Life 1977
19
426
Courtney Barnett Pedestrian at Best Indie Rock 2015
20
444
The 13th Floor Elevators You're Gonna Miss Me Psychedelic Rock 1966
21
551
The Hives Hate to Say I Told You So Garage Rock Revival 2000
22
590
Iggy Pop The Passenger Art Rock 1977
23
631
Gossip Standing in the Way of Control Garage Rock Revival Dance-Punk, Indie Rock 2005
24
640
The Strokes Hard to Explain Garage Rock Revival Indie Rock 2001
25
718
The Libertines Can't Stand Me Now Garage Rock Revival Indie Rock 2004
26
742
Sam the Sham and The Pharaohs Wooly Bully Rock & Roll 1965
27
790
The Count Five Psychotic Reaction Acid Rock, Proto-Punk 1966
28
859
Mudhoney Touch Me I'm Sick Garage Punk Grunge 1988
29
882
The Black Keys Lonely Boy Blues Rock 2011
30
1142
The Trashmen Surfin' Bird Surf Rock 1963
31
1300
The Libertines Time for Heroes Garage Rock Revival Indie Rock 2002
32
1306
The Strokes Someday Garage Rock Revival Indie Rock 2001
33
1326
The Electric Prunes I Had Too Much to Dream (Last Night) Psychedelic Rock 1966
34
1401
The Seeds Pushin' Too Hard 1965
35
1405
The Raconteurs Steady, As She Goes Garage Rock Revival Indie Rock 2006
36
1440
Alice Cooper Eighteen [I'm Eighteen] Glam Rock, Hard Rock 1970
37
1533
The Cramps Human Fly Garage Punk Psychobilly, Punk Blues 1978
38
1622
Babyshambles Fuck Forever Garage Rock Revival Indie Rock 2005
39
1628
The Sonics Strychnine Proto-Punk 1965
40
1652
The Strokes The Modern Age Garage Rock Revival Indie Rock 2001
41
1712
The Stooges No Fun Proto-Punk 1969
42
1812
The White Stripes Dead Leaves and the Dirty Ground Garage Rock Revival Alternative Rock, Blues Rock 2001
43
1828
The Stooges 1969 Proto-Punk 1969
44
1869
The Standells Dirty Water Proto-Punk 1965
45
1882
The Sonics Psycho Proto-Punk 1965
46
1929
The Kinks All Day and All of the Night Mod, Proto-Punk 1964
47
1974
The Strokes 12:51 Garage Rock Revival Post-Punk Revival 2003
48
2053
The Libertines What a Waster Garage Rock Revival Indie Rock 2002
49
2105
The White Stripes Hotel Yorba Garage Rock Revival Alternative Rock, Blues Rock 2001
50
2119
The Modern Lovers Pablo Picasso Proto-Punk 1976
51
2154
Sir Douglas Quintet She's About a Mover Rhythm & Blues 1965
52
2158
The Libertines Don't Look Back into the Sun Garage Rock Revival Indie Rock 2003
53
2174
Arctic Monkeys Fake Tales of San Francisco Garage Rock Revival Indie Rock 2005
54
2199
Arctic Monkeys When the Sun Goes Down Garage Rock Revival Indie Rock 2006
55
2209
The White Stripes Icky Thump Garage Rock Revival Alternative Rock, Hard Rock 2007
56
2283
Love 7 and 7 Is Proto-Punk, Psychedelic Rock 1966
57
2588
Jet Are You Gonna Be My Girl Garage Rock Revival Hard Rock 2003
58
2629
The Creation Making Time Freakbeat, Mod 1966
59
2647
The Vines Get Free Garage Punk, Garage Rock Revival 2002
60
2715
The Sonics Have Love Will Travel Proto-Punk 1965
61
2988
The Von Bondies C'mon C'mon Garage Rock Revival Indie Rock 2004
62
3025
Yeah Yeah Yeahs Bang Garage Punk, Garage Rock Revival Indie Rock 2001
63
3085
Monks Monk Time Freakbeat, Proto-Punk 1966
64
3242
The Velvet Underground White Light / White Heat Art Rock, Proto-Punk 1967
65
3260
Arctic Monkeys Fluorescent Adolescent Garage Rock Revival Indie Rock 2007
66
3402
The Mothers of Invention Trouble Every Day Blues Rock, Experimental Rock 1966
67
3434
The Knickerbockers Lies Pop Rock 1965
68
3477
Arctic Monkeys Brianstorm Garage Rock Revival Indie Rock 2007
69
3515
Kings of Leon Molly's Chambers Garage Rock Revival Indie Rock 2003
70
3574
The Godfathers Birth School Work Death Mod Revival 1987
71
3687
The Music Machine Talk Talk Proto-Punk 1966
72
3800
The Strokes New York City Cops Garage Rock Revival Indie Rock 2001
73
3824
Mitch Ryder and The Detroit Wheels Jenny Take a Ride Blue Eyed Soul, Rhythm & Blues, Rock & Roll 1965
74
3913
The Who Anyway, Anyhow, Anywhere British Rhythm & Blues, Mod 1965
75
3925
The Strokes Reptilia Garage Rock Revival Post-Punk Revival 2003
76
3956
The Stooges Loose Hard Rock, Proto-Punk 1970
77
4029
Yeah Yeah Yeahs Gold Lion Garage Rock Revival Indie Rock 2006
78
4048
Them Baby, Please Don't Go British Rhythm & Blues 1964
79
4128
The Libertines Up the Bracket Garage Rock Revival Indie Rock 2002
80
4209
The Strokes Juicebox Garage Rock Revival Post-Punk Revival 2005
81
4285
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club Whatever Happened to My Rock'n'roll? (Punk Song) Garage Rock Revival Punk Rock 2001
82
4314
Yeah Yeah Yeahs Date with the Night Garage Punk, Garage Rock Revival 2003
83
4438
The Hives Walk Idiot Walk Garage Rock Revival 2004
84
4486
The White Stripes The Hardest Button to Button Garage Rock Revival Alternative Rock 2003
85
4507
The Stooges Gimme Danger Hard Rock, Proto-Punk 1973
86
4535
Paul Revere & The Raiders Hungry Pop Rock 1966
87
4615
Cannibal & The Headhunters Land of 1000 Dances Soul 1965
88
4636
The White Stripes Blue Orchid Garage Rock Revival Alternative Rock 2005
89
4647
The Kinks I'm Not Like Everybody Else Mod 1966
90
4677
Flamin' Groovies Slow Death Proto-Punk 1972
91
4719
The Human Beinz Nobody But Me Rhythm & Blues 1967
92
4751
Paul Revere & The Raiders Kicks Pop Rock 1966
93
4825
Jack White Sixteen Saltines Blues Rock 2012
94
4912
Alice Cooper Halo of Flies Glam Rock, Hard Rock 1971
95
5093
The Castaways Liar, Liar 1965
96
5256
Nazz Open My Eyes Psychedelic Rock 1968
97
5283
The Premiers Farmer John 1964
98
5431
Cold War Kids Hang Me Up to Dry Garage Rock Revival Indie Rock 2006
99
5448
The Velvet Underground What Goes On 1969
100
5759
Yardbirds Heart Full of Soul Blues Rock, British Rhythm & Blues, Freakbeat 1965
101
5768
Sonics Rendezvous Band City Slang Garage Punk Hard Rock 1978
102
5812
The Hives Main Offender Garage Punk, Garage Rock Revival 2000
103
5897
Love My Little Red Book Pop Rock 1966
104
5901
The Vines Highly Evolved Garage Rock Revival Grunge 2002
105
6090
Lyres Help You Ann Garage Rock Revival 1983
106
6116
The Blues Magoos We Ain't Got Nothing Yet Psychedelic Rock 1966
107
6132
The Strokes You Only Live Once Garage Rock Revival Indie Rock 2006
108
6211
The Nashville Teens Tobacco Road British Rhythm & Blues 1964
109
6220
The Horrors Sheena Is a Parasite Garage Punk, Garage Rock Revival 2006
110
6297
The White Stripes You Don't Know What Love Is (You Just Do As You're Told) Garage Rock Revival Alternative Rock 2007
111
6359
The Troggs I Can't Control Myself Beat Music, British Rhythm & Blues 1966
112
6397
Paul Revere & The Raiders Just Like Me 1965
113
6463
The Pretty Things Don't Bring Me Down British Rhythm & Blues 1964
114
6618
Yeah Yeah Yeahs Y Control Garage Rock Revival Indie Rock 2003
115
6651
The Loved Ones The Loved One Blues Rock 1966
116
6750
The Kinks Where Have All the Good Times Gone Mod 1965
117
6770
Babyshambles Delivery Garage Rock Revival Post-Punk Revival 2007
118
6798
The Young Rascals I Ain't Gonna Eat Out My Heart Anymore Pop Rock 1965
119
6806
The Sonics The Witch Proto-Punk 1964
120
6857
Queens of the Stone Age The Way You Used to Do Garage Rock Revival Alternative Rock, Boogie Rock 2017
121
6977
Los Brincos Flamenco 1964
122
7225
MC5 Looking at You Hard Rock, Proto-Punk 1968
123
7527
The Animals Don't Bring Me Down British Rhythm & Blues, Mod 1966
124
7595
The Seeds Can't Seem to Make You Mine Psychedelic Rock 1965
125
7633
The Novas The Crusher Surf Rock 1964
126
7648
Vivian Girls Where Do You Run To Garage Punk Lo-Fi / Slacker Rock 2008
127
7751
The Barbarians Moulty 1966
128
7794
The Leaves Hey Joe 1965
129
7822
Captain Beefheart and His Magic Band Sure 'Nuff 'n Yes I Do Blues Rock 1967
130
7824
The Stooges T.V. Eye Hard Rock, Proto-Punk 1970
131
7890
The Kinks Till the End of the Day Mod 1965
132
7990
The Strokes The End Has No End Garage Rock Revival Indie Rock 2003
133
8011
Jack White I'm Shakin' Blues Rock 2012
134
8078
The White Stripes Hello Operator Garage Rock Revival Alternative Rock, Blues Rock 2000
135
8182
Shocking Blue Send Me a Postcard Psychedelic Pop, Psychedelic Rock 1968
136
8220
Jacques Dutronc Les Cactus Beat Music, French Pop 1966
137
8231
Kings of Leon Red Morning Light Garage Rock Revival Southern Rock 2003
138
8252
The Shadows of Knight Gloria 1966
139
8260
The Ugly Ducklings Nothin' 1966
140
8317
Rocket from the Crypt On a Rope Garage Rock Revival Alternative Rock, Post-Hardcore 1995
141
8328
The Pretty Things Rosalyn British Rhythm & Blues, Freakbeat, Mod 1964
142
8343
The Stooges Down on the Street Hard Rock, Proto-Punk 1970
143
8368
Sheer Mag Can't Stop Fighting Power Pop 2016
144
8398
Tricky Woo Fly the Orient 1999
145
8462
The Swingin' Medallions Double Shot (Of My Baby's Love) 1965
146
8463
Them Mystic Eyes British Rhythm & Blues 1965
147
8540
The Music Explosion Little Bit O' Soul 1967
148
8560
The Hives Tick Tick Boom Garage Rock Revival 2007
149
8793
The Strokes What Ever Happened? Garage Rock Revival Indie Rock 2003
150
8800
Alex Chilton Bangkok Garage Punk Rock & Roll 1978
151
8856
The Cramps TV Set Garage Punk Psychobilly 1980
152
8928
Spiritualized Electricity Neo-Psychedelia 1997
153
9033
Babyshambles Killamangiro Garage Rock Revival Indie Rock 2004
154
9147
Paul Revere & The Raiders (I'm Not Your) Steppin' Stone Beat Music 1966
155
9152
The Remains Don't Look Back 1966
156
9253
The Men Open Your Heart Garage Punk Indie Rock 2012
157
9404
Yardbirds Still I'm Sad Blues Rock, British Rhythm & Blues 1965
158
9473
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds Deanna Post-Punk 1988
159
9651
The Hombres Let It Out (Let It All Hang Out) Psychedelic Rock 1967
160
9786
Syndicate of Sound Little Girl 1966
161
9838
The Bob Seger System 2 + 2 = ? 1968
162
9913
Ronnie Bird Fais attention 1965
163
9918
The Fratellis Flathead Garage Rock Revival Indie Rock 2006
164
9920
The Chocolate Watchband Let's Talk About Girls Psychedelic Rock 1967
165
9957
Black Lips Katrina 2007

Songs "bubbling under" the all-time top 10000:
Liam Lynch United States of Whatever Garage Punk Comedy Rock 2002
The Black Keys Gold on the Ceiling Blues Rock 2011
Slow Have Not Been the Same Garage Punk 1985
Paul Revere & The Raiders Good Thing Pop Rock 1966
Eagles of Death Metal I Only Want You Garage Rock Revival 2004
The Sonics Boss Hoss Proto-Punk, Rock & Roll 1965
The Pretty Things Midnight to Six Man British Rhythm & Blues, Mod 1965
Los Saicos Demolición Proto-Punk 1965
Black Lips Bad Kids Garage Punk 2007
The (International) Noise Conspiracy Capitalism Stole My Virginity Garage Rock Revival 2001
MC5 Shakin' Street Proto-Punk 1970
The Subways Rock & Roll Queen Garage Rock Revival Indie Rock 2005
The Modern Lovers She Cracked Proto-Punk 1976
Ty Segall Band I Bought My Eyes Garage Punk Noise Rock 2012
The Pretty Things Defecting Grey Psychedelic Rock 1967
King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard Rattlesnake Psychedelic Rock 2016
Arctic Monkeys Arabella Garage Rock Revival Indie Rock 2013
The Libertines What Became of the Likely Lads Garage Rock Revival Indie Rock 2004
The Misunderstood Children of the Sun Psychedelic Rock 1969
Them I Can Only Give You Everything 1966
The White Stripes I Just Don't Know What to Do with Myself Garage Rock Revival Alternative Rock 2003
Yeah Yeah Yeahs Down Boy Garage Rock Revival Art Punk 2007
The 13th Floor Elevators Slip Inside This House Psychedelic Rock 1967
The Remains Why Do I Cry 1965
Fleshtones American Beat Garage Punk, Garage Rock Revival 1979
Drenge Bloodsports Garage Punk 2013
The Hives Die, All Right! Garage Punk, Garage Rock Revival 2000
Hasil Adkins Chicken Walk Rockabilly 1962
The Guess Who Shakin' All Over Beat Music, Rock & Roll 1965
The Black Keys Fever Garage Rock Revival Neo-Psychedelia 2014
The Raveonettes Love in a Trashcan Garage Rock Revival Indie Rock 2005
The Fratellis Chelsea Dagger Garage Rock Revival Indie Pop, Indie Rock 2006
Monks Oh, How To Do Now Experimental Rock, Proto-Punk 1965
Mando Diao Down in the Past Garage Rock Revival Indie Rock 2004
The Von Bondies It Came from Japan Garage Punk 2001
Mudhoney Suck You Dry Garage Punk 1992
The Cramps Garbageman Garage Punk Psychobilly 1980
Davila 666 Esa nena nunca regreso 2011
The Datsuns Harmonic Generator Garage Rock Revival Hard Rock 2002
Black Lips Modern Art 2011
Thee Oh Sees The Dream Garage Punk Psychedelic Rock 2011
Royal Blood Out of the Black Garage Rock Revival Alternative Rock, Hard Rock 2013
The Kills Black Rooster Garage Rock Revival Alternative Rock 2002
The Libertines I Get Along Garage Rock Revival Indie Rock 2002
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club Spread Your Love Alternative Rock, Blues Rock, Neo-Psychedelia 2001
Parquet Courts Borrowed Time Garage Rock Revival Indie Rock 2012
The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion 2Kindsa Love Garage Punk 1996
The Amps Tipp City Indie Rock 1995
Jacqueline Taïeb 7 heures du matin Yé-yé 1967
The Strokes Under Control Garage Rock Revival Indie Rock 2003
The Outsiders Time Won't Let Me Pop Rock 1966
The Vines Ride Garage Rock Revival Alternative Rock 2004
Sam the Sham and The Pharoahs Lil' Red Riding Hood 1966
The White Stripes Ball and Biscuit Garage Rock Revival Alternative Rock, Blues Rock 2003
The White Stripes Jolene Garage Rock Revival Alternative Rock, Blues Rock 2000
Roky Erickson Starry Eyes Proto-Punk, Psychedelic Rock 1975
Unknown Mortal Orchestra American Guilt Lo-Fi / Slacker Rock, Psychedelic Rock 2018
The Prisoners Melanie Garage Rock Revival 1984
The Stooges Raw Power Hard Rock, Proto-Punk 1973
Roky Erickson & Bleibalien Red Temple Prayer (Two Headed Dog) Proto-Punk, Psychedelic Rock 1975
The Drones Shark Fin Blues Punk Blues 2005
The Haunted 1-2-5 1966
The Chesterfield Kings She Told Me Lies Psychedelic Rock 1984
Jay Reatard Always Wanting More Indie Rock, Power Pop 2008
The Gories Nitroglycerine Garage Punk 1990
Paul Revere & The Raiders Steppin' Out 1965
The Missing Links You're Driving Me Insane 1965
The Backdoor Men Out of My Mind Garage Rock Revival 1985
The Strangeloves Night Time 1965
The Velvet Underground Jesus 1969
The Pretty Things Come See Me Freakbeat, Mod 1966
The Kills The Good Ones Garage Rock Revival Indie Rock 2005
The Datsuns In Love Garage Rock Revival Hard Rock 2002
The Turtles Outside Chance Pop Rock 1966
Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick and Tich Hold Tight! Beat Music 1966
Yeah Yeah Yeahs Pin Garage Rock Revival Indie Rock 2003
Yardbirds The Train Kept A-Rollin' Blues Rock, British Rhythm & Blues, Freakbeat 1965
Ty Segall Goodbye Bread Psychedelic Rock 2011
The Doors Back Door Man Blues Rock 1967
Pond Xanman Psychedelic Rock 2013
The Shadows of Knight I'm Gonna Make You Mine Rhythm & Blues 1966
Larry Wallis Police Car Power Pop 1977
The Unrelated Segments Story of my life 1967
The Sonics Cinderella Proto-Punk 1965
The Raconteurs Salute Your Solution Garage Rock Revival Alternative Rock 2008
Be Your Own Pet Adventure Garage Rock Revival Indie Rock 2006
The Woolies Who Do You Love 1966
The Kills U.R.A Fever Garage Rock Revival 2008
The Kills Satellite Garage Rock Revival Blues Rock 2011
Jacques Dutronc La Fille du Père Noël Beat Music, French Pop 1966
Arctic Monkeys The View from the Afternoon Garage Rock Revival Indie Rock 2006
The Soft Pack Answer to Yourself Garage Rock Revival Indie Rock 2009
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club Weapon of Choice Garage Rock Revival Indie Rock 2007
Mudhoney This Gift Garage Punk Grunge 1989
The Users Sick of You Garage Punk 1977
The Blues Project No Time Like the Right Time Psychedelic Rock 1967
Parquet Courts Master of My Crafts Garage Rock Revival Indie Rock, Post-Punk 2012
Novedades Carminha Que Dios reparta fuerte Indie Pop 2016
The Wildhearts Caffeine Bomb Hard Rock 1994
Eagles of Death Metal Wannabe in L.A. Garage Rock Revival Hard Rock 2008
The Kinks Set Me Free Beat Music 1965
The Stooges Fun House Hard Rock, Jazz-Rock, Proto-Punk 1970
Flamin' Groovies Teenage Head Blues Rock, Proto-Punk 1971
Captain Beefheart and His Magic Band Zig Zag Wanderer Blues Rock, Psychedelic Rock 1967
Parquet Courts Sunbathing Animal Garage Punk 2014
Mudhoney You Got It (Keep It Outta My Face) Garage Punk Grunge 1989
The Stooges Shake Appeal Hard Rock, Proto-Punk 1973
Eagles of Death Metal I Want You So Hard (Boy's Bad News) Garage Rock Revival Hard Rock 2006
The Stooges Hard to Beat/Your Pretty Face Is Going to Hell Hard Rock, Proto-Punk 1973
The Stooges 1970 Hard Rock, Proto-Punk 1970