Folk

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 (15)
Jesca Hoop - Memories Are Now
Jesca Hoop
Memories Are Now
84
critic score (10)
Julie Byrne - Not Even Happiness
Julie Byrne
Not Even Happiness
81
critic score (16)
Feist - Pleasure
Feist
Pleasure
79
critic score (17)
Michael Chapman - 50
Michael Chapman
50
78
critic score (6)

USERS' HIGHEST RATED FOLK ALBUMS OF 2017

Jesca Hoop - Memories Are Now
Jesca Hoop
Memories Are Now
78
user score (146)
Feist - Pleasure
Feist
Pleasure
78
user score (33)
Molly Burch - Please Be Mine
Molly Burch
Please Be Mine
75
user score (27)

RECENT FOLK ALBUMS

Feist - Pleasure
Feist
Pleasure
79
critic score (17)
Karen Elson - Double Roses
Karen Elson
Double Roses
69
critic score (5)
Aimee Mann - Mental Illness
Aimee Mann
Mental Illness
78
critic score (10)
Mount Eerie - A Crow Looked at Me
Mount Eerie
A Crow Looked at Me
90
critic score (15)
Pieta Brown - Postcards
Pieta Brown
Postcards
73
critic score (4)
Nadia Reid - Preservation
Nadia Reid
Preservation
78
critic score (7)

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

Bob Dylan

82
critic score (38)
#2

Patty Griffin

82
critic score (27)
#3

Elliott Smith

80
critic score (36)
#4

Laura Marling

80
critic score (99)
#5

Iron & Wine

79
critic score (72)
#6

Bonnie 'Prince' Billy

79
critic score (67)