Folk

Folk

CRITICS' HIGHEST RATED FOLK ALBUMS OF 2016

Whitney
Light Upon The Lake
82
critic score (16)
Kevin Morby
Singing Saw
81
critic score (16)
case/lang/veirs
case/lang/veirs
81
critic score (18)
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 (166)
Kevin Morby
Singing Saw
77
user score (134)
Andy Shauf
The Party
77
user score (31)
William Tyler
Modern Country
76
user score (31)
Steve Gunn
Eyes on the Lines
76
user score (35)

RECENT FOLK ALBUMS

Lisa Hannigan
At Swim
71
critic score (6)
The Amazing
Ambulance
72
critic score (6)
The Avett Brothers
True Sadness
61
critic score (11)
case/lang/veirs
case/lang/veirs
81
critic score (18)
Mumford & Sons
Johannesburg
62
critic score (6)

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 (26)
#2

Bob Dylan

82
critic score (37)
#3

Elliott Smith

80
critic score (38)
#4

Laura Marling

79
critic score (94)
#5

The Unthanks

79
critic score (18)
#6

Iron & Wine

79
critic score (70)