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Look back at the year of The xx, La Roux, Humbug, It's Blitz and Empire Of The Sun.
The excellent debut from the South London trio featured Crystalised, VCR and Islands.
The third album from the Scottish band featured No You Girls and Ulysses.
The eighth album by the US band was one of the albums of 2009.
The debut album from the London trio featured the title track, Farewell To The Fairground and Death.
The band's third album featured Heads Will Roll and Zero.
The second album from Natasha Khan featured the hits Daniel, Pearl's Dream and Sleep Alone.
The fourth album by Jimi Goodwin and co featured the title track and Winter Hill.
Faris Rotter and his dark lords released their second album, which included Sea Within A Sea and Who Can Say.
The ninth album from the Manics saw them write songs using lyrics left by Richey Edwards and featured Jackie Collins Existential Question Time.
One of the big hits of 2009 was Passion Pit's The Reeling, taken from their debut album.
The French band's fourth album was a huge hit and featured Lisztomania, 1901 and Fences.
The second album by the band featured the hit Love You Better.
Tom, Serge and their crew released their third album, which included Fire, Underdog and Where Did All The Love Go?
Elly Jackson released her debut album, which included the hit Bulletproof.
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The hugely-popular debut album by Ms Welch and her band included Dog Days Are Over, Rabbit Heart (Raise It Up), Kiss With A Fist and Drumming Song.
The band's third album, produced in part by Josh Homme, featured My Propeller, Crying Lightning and Cornerstone.
The second album from the band featured Hooting And Howling.
Mr Treays released his second album in 2009, which featured Sticks And Stones, Chaka Demus and Emily's Heart.
The fourth album from the Jarmans featured Johnny Marr on guitar and the hits We Share The Same Skies and Cheat On Me.
The duo's debut album included the big tune Dominos.
The debut album by Marcus Mumford and co arrived in 2009, featuring Little Lion Man, The Cave and Winter Winds.
Luke Steele and Nick Littlemore released their debut album as a duo, featuring the title track and Standing On A Shore.
The fifth album from Simon, James and Ben was their biggest yet and included That Golden Rule, The Captain, Bubbles and the huge hit Mountains.