The best Indie Songs for a house party

31 December 2019, 20:00 | Updated: 31 December 2019, 20:01

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House party. Picture: Henrik Sorensen/Getty Images

To kick off the New Year and to end the old one, you need the perfect party playlist. Radio X has all the best indie songs you need.

Happy New Year on Radio X

New Year's Eve Tuesday 31 December 9pm

George Godfrey takes you and Radio X into 2020 completely ad-free from 9pm... nothing but stone-cold indie dance floor fillers for your house party. You, your other half, and the dog still counts as a house party.

You can listen to all the songs below and more on Radio X's Indie Disco Playlist - just download the Global Player app now or listen online here

  1. The Killers - Mr Brightside

    We may be dancing, but inside we're crying.

  2. Jamie T - Sticks & Stones

    The classic floor-filler from Mr Jamie Treays.

  3. Oasis - Supersonic

    Tambourine-shaking optional.

  4. Bloc Party - Helicopter

    You need to be on the danceflorr within a split second of this tune starting.

  5. The Stone Roses - Waterfall

    Tonight we're gonna party like it's 1989.

  6. Empire Of The Sun - Walking On A Dream

    Blissed out synth-pop from the Aussie duo.

  7. Courteeners - Not Nineteen Forever

    Get your hand off my thigh!

  8. The Wombats - Let's Dance To Joy Division

    Let's dance to Let's Dance To Joy Division.

  9. The Dandy Warhols - Bohemian Like You

    Woo-hoo-hoo!

  10. Pulp - Disco 2000

    Was 2000 really that long ago? Yes. Yes, it was.

  11. The Libertines - Don't Look Back Into The Sun

    Time to hang onto your best mate for dear life.

  12. Nirvana - Smells Like Teen Spirit

    Get ready for the moshpit.

  13. Blur - There's No Other Way

    Baggy shuffle par excellence

  14. Franz Ferdinand - Take Me Out

    Big intro then crafty time change. Don't get caught out!

  15. Kasabian - Club Foot

    Tom 'n' Serge, we love you.

  16. The Charlatans - The Only One I Know

    Feel that groovy Hammond organ sound.

  17. The Strokes - Last Nite

    The skinny-jeaned strut.

  18. Arctic Monkeys - I Bet You Look Good On The Dancefloor

    Storm the dancefloor now! (Safely)

  19. Foals - My Number

    Absolute banger that has us looking forward to the summer festival season already.

  20. Vampire Weekend - A-Punk

    One of the most brilliant intros ever.

  21. Happy Mondays - Step On

    Baggy wonderment.

  22. New Order - Blue Monday

    Seven minutes of sour-faced dancing. Tsst tsst tsst tsst!

  23. The Smiths - This Charming Man

    You need to flail around the dancefloor to this one, hand across the forehead.