Folk

CRITICS' HIGHEST RATED FOLK ALBUMS OF 2017

Mount Eerie - A Crow Looked at Me
Mount Eerie
A Crow Looked at Me
90
critic score (16)
Richard Dawson - Peasant
Richard Dawson
Peasant
84
critic score (9)
Offa Rex - The Queen of Hearts
Offa Rex
The Queen of Hearts
84
critic score (7)
Jesca Hoop - Memories Are Now
Jesca Hoop
Memories Are Now
83
critic score (11)
Julie Byrne - Not Even Happiness
Julie Byrne
Not Even Happiness
81
critic score (17)
Fleet Foxes - Crack-Up
Fleet Foxes
Crack-Up
80
critic score (28)

USERS' HIGHEST RATED FOLK ALBUMS OF 2017

Fleet Foxes - Crack-Up
Fleet Foxes
Crack-Up
83
user score (269)
Kevin Morby - City Music
Kevin Morby
City Music
79
user score (101)
Feist - Pleasure
Feist
Pleasure
78
user score (161)
Jesca Hoop - Memories Are Now
Jesca Hoop
Memories Are Now
78
user score (174)

RECENT FOLK ALBUMS

Avey Tare - Eucalyptus
Avey Tare
Eucalyptus
67
critic score (14)
Offa Rex - The Queen of Hearts
Offa Rex
The Queen of Hearts
84
critic score (7)
James Elkington - Wintres Woma
James Elkington
Wintres Woma
78
critic score (8)
Jeff Tweedy - Together at Last
Jeff Tweedy
Together at Last
70
critic score (14)
Fleet Foxes - Crack-Up
Fleet Foxes
Crack-Up
80
critic score (28)
Kevin Morby - City Music
Kevin Morby
City Music
79
critic score (18)

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 (28)
#2

Bob Dylan

82
critic score (39)
#3

Elliott Smith

81
critic score (37)
#4

Laura Marling

80
critic score (104)
#5

The Unthanks

80
critic score (21)
#6

Iron & Wine

80
critic score (80)