Indie Folk

CRITICS' HIGHEST RATED INDIE FOLK ALBUMS OF 2017

Mount Eerie - A Crow Looked at Me
Mount Eerie
A Crow Looked at Me
90
critic score (16)
Jesca Hoop - Memories Are Now
Jesca Hoop
Memories Are Now
83
critic score (11)
Aldous Harding - Party
Aldous Harding
Party
80
critic score (10)
(Sandy) Alex G - Rocket
(Sandy) Alex G
Rocket
79
critic score (20)
The Mountain Goats - Goths
The Mountain Goats
Goths
78
critic score (21)
Iron & Wine - Beast Epic
Iron & Wine
Beast Epic
75
critic score (17)

USERS' HIGHEST RATED INDIE FOLK ALBUMS OF 2017

Jesca Hoop - Memories Are Now
Jesca Hoop
Memories Are Now
78
user score (184)
(Sandy) Alex G - Rocket
(Sandy) Alex G
Rocket
77
user score (176)
Iron & Wine - Beast Epic
Iron & Wine
Beast Epic
77
user score (45)
Aldous Harding - Party
Aldous Harding
Party
76
user score (63)
The Mountain Goats - Goths
The Mountain Goats
Goths
75
user score (70)

RECENT INDIE FOLK ALBUMS

Iron & Wine - Beast Epic
Iron & Wine
Beast Epic
75
critic score (17)
The Last Dinosaur - The Nothing
The Last Dinosaur
The Nothing
80
critic score (2)
Aldous Harding - Party
Aldous Harding
Party
80
critic score (10)
(Sandy) Alex G - Rocket
(Sandy) Alex G
Rocket
79
critic score (20)
The Mountain Goats - Goths
The Mountain Goats
Goths
78
critic score (21)
Wooden Wand - Clipper Ship
Wooden Wand
Clipper Ship
72
critic score (3)

UPCOMING INDIE FOLK ALBUMS

No albums currently on the radar.


Adam Torres announces new album Pearls To Swine (out 9/9 via Fat Possum Records), premieres "High Lonesome" on Stereogum

Critics' Top Indie Folk Artists

#1

Sufjan Stevens

87
critic score (50)
#2

Joanna Newsom

85
critic score (52)
#3

Grizzly Bear

84
critic score (68)
#4

Mount Eerie

84
critic score (46)
#5

The Decemberists

81
critic score (53)

Califone

79
critic score (34)