Folk

Folk

CRITICS' HIGHEST RATED FOLK ALBUMS OF 2016

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case/lang/veirs
82
critic score (13)
Whitney
Light Upon The Lake
82
critic score (16)
Kevin Morby
Singing Saw
81
critic score (16)
William Tyler
Modern Country
80
critic score (7)
Andy Shauf
The Party
79
critic score (5)
Eric Bachmann
Eric Bachmann
78
critic score (9)

USERS' HIGHEST RATED FOLK ALBUMS OF 2016

Whitney
Light Upon The Lake
79
user score (116)
Kevin Morby
Singing Saw
78
user score (117)
William Tyler
Modern Country
75
user score (25)
Marissa Nadler
Strangers
74
user score (53)

RECENT FOLK ALBUMS

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case/lang/veirs
82
critic score (13)
Mumford & Sons
Johannesburg
62
critic score (6)
Whitney
Light Upon The Lake
82
critic score (16)
William Tyler
Modern Country
80
critic score (7)
Big Thief
Masterpiece
77
critic score (10)
Andy Shauf
The Party
79
critic score (5)
Marissa Nadler
Strangers
76
critic score (17)

UPCOMING 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
First Aid Kit Announce New Album “Stay Gold”

Critics' Top Folk Artists

#1

Patty Griffin

82
critic score (25)
#2

Elliott Smith

80
critic score (38)
#3

Laura Marling

79
critic score (94)
#4

The Unthanks

79
critic score (18)
#5

Iron & Wine

79
critic score (70)
#6

Bonnie 'Prince' Billy

79
critic score (63)