The past few months have been kind to music fans, maybe most kind to indie-music lovers. While “indie” may be harder to define today than ever, there’s a certain alternative spirit still thriving in the music of many artists around the world. Recently, we’ve seen stellar releases from indie royalty Arcade Fire, blog crushes Haim and Sky Ferriera, and up-and-coming artists like Kwes and Willis Earl Beal. These artists are from everywhere: Montreal, LA, the UK, Chicago, Argentina. The one thing that unites this disparate bunch is their unrelentingly creative pursuit of making awesome music. Here are the 10 best indie albums out right now.