Genre
Folk

Folk

CRITICS' HIGHEST RATED FOLK ALBUMS OF 2014

Sun Kil Moon - Benji
#1

Sun Kil Moon

Benji

85
critic score (18)
Marissa Nadler - July
#2

Marissa Nadler

July

80
critic score (16)
Jolie Holland - Wine Dark Sea
#3

Jolie Holland

Wine Dark Sea

79
critic score (5)
First Aid Kit - Stay Gold
#4

First Aid Kit

Stay Gold

78
critic score (18)
James Yorkston - The Cellardyke Recording and Wassailing Society
#5

James Yorkston

The Cellardyke Recording and Wassailing Society

77
critic score (6)
Tara Jane O'Neil - Where Shine New Lights
#6

Tara Jane O'Neil

Where Shine New Lights

77
critic score (6)
Hurray For The Riff Raff - Small Town Heroes
#7

Hurray For The Riff Raff

Small Town Heroes

77
critic score (7)
Mirel Wagner - When the Cellar Children See the Light of Day
#8

Mirel Wagner

When the Cellar Children See the Light of Day

76
critic score (6)

USERS' HIGHEST RATED FOLK ALBUMS OF 2014

Sun Kil Moon - Benji
#1

Sun Kil Moon

Benji

82
user score (190)
Timber Timbre - Hot Dreams
#2

Timber Timbre

Hot Dreams

78
user score (49)
Marissa Nadler - July
#3

Marissa Nadler

July

78
user score (65)
Damien Jurado - Brothers and Sisters of the Eternal Son
#4

Damien Jurado

Brothers and Sisters of the Eternal Son

76
user score (47)
First Aid Kit - Stay Gold
#5

First Aid Kit

Stay Gold

74
user score (31)
Linda Perhacs - The Soul of All Natural Things
#6

Linda Perhacs

The Soul of All Natural Things

73
user score (11)
S. Carey - Range of Light
#7

S. Carey

Range of Light

73
user score (14)

RECENT FOLK ALBUMS

James Yorkston - The Cellardyke Recording and Wassailing Society

James Yorkston

The Cellardyke Recording and Wassailing Society

77
critic score (6)
67
user score (2)
Mirel Wagner - When the Cellar Children See the Light of Day

Mirel Wagner

When the Cellar Children See the Light of Day

76
critic score (6)
79
user score (6)
Luluc - Passerby

Luluc

Passerby

66
critic score (6)
80
user score (1)
Fink - Hard Believer

Fink

Hard Believer

62
critic score (6)
81
user score (7)
Old Crow Medicine Show - Remedy

Old Crow Medicine Show

Remedy

76
critic score (7)
63
user score (1)
First Aid Kit - Stay Gold

First Aid Kit

Stay Gold

78
critic score (18)
74
user score (31)
Jolie Holland - Wine Dark Sea

Jolie Holland

Wine Dark Sea

79
critic score (5)
75
user score (9)
Chatham County Line - Tightrope

Chatham County Line

Tightrope

67
critic score (3)
60
user score (2)

UPCOMING FOLK ALBUMS

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First Aid Kit Announce New Album “Stay Gold”

Critics' Top Folk Artists

#1

Iron & Wine

81
critic score (60)
#2

Sun Kil Moon

80
critic score (57)
#3

Elliott Smith

80
critic score (23)
#4

Bonnie 'Prince' Billy

80
critic score (54)
#5

Laura Marling

80
critic score (53)
#6

Shearwater

78
critic score (47)
#7

Marissa Nadler

78
critic score (51)
#8

Bill Callahan

78
critic score (49)