2006 Folk Album Releases

2006
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Nov 14
Joanna Newsom - Ys
Joanna Newsom
Ys
86
critic score
(24)
90
user score
(353)
Sep 5
Grizzly Bear - Yellow House
Grizzly Bear
Yellow House
84
critic score
(11)
83
user score
(202)
Oct 3
The Decemberists - The Crane Wife
The Decemberists
The Crane Wife
82
critic score
(17)
84
user score
(108)
May 9
Beirut - Gulag Orkestar
Beirut
Gulag Orkestar
81
critic score
(11)
82
user score
(87)
Aug 29
Bob Dylan - Modern Times
Bob Dylan
Modern Times
88
critic score
(15)
80
user score
(80)
Nov 21
Tom Waits - Orphans: Brawlers, Bawlers & Bastards
Tom Waits
Orphans: Brawlers, Bawlers & Bastards
88
critic score
(13)
84
user score
(36)
Jul 11
Sufjan Stevens - The Avalanche
Sufjan Stevens
The Avalanche
75
critic score
(13)
75
user score
(34)
Jul 25
Midlake - The Trials of Van Occupanther
Midlake
The Trials of Van Occupanther
79
critic score
(12)
78
user score
(33)
Jan 13
Sibylle Baier - Colour Green
Sibylle Baier
Colour Green
85
critic score
(2)
84
user score
(31)
Nov 3
Damien Rice - 9
Damien Rice
9
64
critic score
(15)
74
user score
(23)
Nov 21
Sufjan Stevens - Songs for Christmas
Sufjan Stevens
Songs for Christmas
74
critic score
(11)
78
user score
(23)
Apr 25
Bruce Springsteen - We Shall Overcome: The Seeger Sessions
Bruce Springsteen
We Shall Overcome: The Seeger Sessions
82
critic score
(11)
72
user score
(17)
Aug 22
M. Ward - Post-War
M. Ward
Post-War
79
critic score
(15)
80
user score
(17)
Sep 19
Bonnie 'Prince' Billy - The Letting Go
Bonnie 'Prince' Billy
The Letting Go
81
critic score
(10)
83
user score
(14)
Aug 29
Ray LaMontagne - Till the Sun Turns Black
Ray LaMontagne
Till the Sun Turns Black
80
critic score
(2)
83
user score
(10)
Apr 11
Josh Ritter - The Animal Years
Josh Ritter
The Animal Years
77
critic score
(7)
82
user score
(9)
Apr 9
Grizzly Bear - Sorry for the Delay
Grizzly Bear
Sorry for the Delay
60
critic score
(1)
67
user score
(8)
Mar 7
Isobel Campbell & Mark Lanegan - Ballad of the Broken Seas
Isobel Campbell & Mark Lanegan
Ballad of the Broken Seas
73
critic score
(6)
71
user score
(7)
Oct 10
Califone - Roots & Crowns
Califone
Roots & Crowns
78
critic score
(7)
79
user score
(7)
Feb 13
Two Gallants - What the Toll Tells
Two Gallants
What the Toll Tells
74
critic score
(10)
82
user score
(6)
May 9
Shearwater - Palo Santo
Shearwater
Palo Santo
78
critic score
(7)
73
user score
(6)
May 9
Paul Simon - Surprise
Paul Simon
Surprise
74
critic score
(10)
64
user score
(6)
Jun 6
Julieta Venegas - Limón y Sal
Julieta Venegas
Limón y Sal
80
critic score
(1)
84
user score
(6)
Jun 6
Mojave 3 - Puzzles Like You
Mojave 3
Puzzles Like You
66
critic score
(7)
79
user score
(6)
Oct 10
Damien Jurado - And Now That I'm in Your Shadow
Damien Jurado
And Now That I'm in Your Shadow
73
critic score
(7)
80
user score
(6)
Oct 24
Alela Diane - The Pirate's Gospel
Alela Diane
The Pirate's Gospel
70
critic score
(1)
75
user score
(6)
Feb 7
Beth Orton - Comfort of Strangers
Beth Orton
Comfort of Strangers
72
critic score
(15)
75
user score
(5)
Jun 13
Brandi Carlile - Brandi Carlile
Brandi Carlile
Brandi Carlile
90
critic score
(1)
80
user score
(5)
Jun 16
Wovenhand - Mosaic
Wovenhand
Mosaic
70
critic score
(5)
82
user score
(5)
Aug 22
Jason Molina - Let Me Go, Let Me Go, Let Me Go
Jason Molina
Let Me Go, Let Me Go, Let Me Go
72
critic score
(4)
82
user score
(5)
Sep 12
Magnolia Electric Co. - Fading Trails
Magnolia Electric Co.
Fading Trails
71
critic score
(5)
81
user score
(5)
Oct 17
A Hawk and a Hacksaw - The Way The Wind Blows
A Hawk and a Hacksaw
The Way The Wind Blows
80
critic score
(4)
82
user score
(5)
Mar 21
Ben Harper - Both Sides of the Gun
Ben Harper
Both Sides of the Gun
70
critic score
(7)
71
user score
(4)
May 16
Espers - II
Espers
II
72
critic score
(7)
83
user score
(4)
Jun 6
Alexi Murdoch - Time Without Consequence
Alexi Murdoch
Time Without Consequence
59
critic score
(5)
70
user score
(4)
Jun 13
Six Organs of Admittance - The Sun Awakens
Six Organs of Admittance
The Sun Awakens
70
critic score
(5)
76
user score
(4)
Jun 20
Brightblack Morning Light - Brightblack Morning Light
Brightblack Morning Light
Brightblack Morning Light
68
critic score
(9)
83
user score
(4)
May 19
Vetiver - To Find Me Gone
Vetiver
To Find Me Gone
72
critic score
(7)
70
user score
(3)
Jun 13
Joshua Radin - We Were Here
Joshua Radin
We Were Here
60
critic score
(1)
74
user score
(3)
Aug 7
Fionn Regan - The End of History
Fionn Regan
The End of History
80
critic score
(3)
93
user score
(3)
Aug 29
Old Crow Medicine Show - Big Iron World
Old Crow Medicine Show
Big Iron World
79
critic score
(6)
80
user score
(3)
Sep 18
Bert Jansch - The Black Swan
Bert Jansch
The Black Swan
82
critic score
(6)
74
user score
(3)
Oct 10
Micah P. Hinson - Micah P. Hinson and the Opera Circuit
Micah P. Hinson
Micah P. Hinson and the Opera Circuit
73
critic score
(9)
75
user score
(3)
Mar 6
My Latest Novel - Wolves
My Latest Novel
Wolves
72
critic score
(5)
78
user score
(2)
Mar 21
Josh Rouse - Subtítulo
Josh Rouse
Subtítulo
66
critic score
(6)
78
user score
(2)
May 9
Jolie Holland - Springtime Can Kill You
Jolie Holland
Springtime Can Kill You
71
critic score
(9)
78
user score
(2)
Sep 18
Get Cape. Wear Cape. Fly. - The Chronicles of a Bohemian Teenager
Get Cape. Wear Cape. Fly.
The Chronicles of a Bohemian Teenager
66
critic score
(7)
37
user score
(2)
Nov 6
Shugo Tokumaru - L.S.T.
Shugo Tokumaru
L.S.T.
75
critic score
(5)
75
user score
(2)
Jan 1
Okkervil River - Overboard & Down
Okkervil River
Overboard & Down
81
critic score
(1)
85
user score
(1)
Jan 24
The Elected - Sun, Sun, Sun
The Elected
Sun, Sun, Sun
64
critic score
(8)
66
user score
(1)
Jul 18
Golden Smog - Another Fine Day
Golden Smog
Another Fine Day
67
critic score
(7)
47
user score
(1)
Aug 29
Pete Yorn - Nightcrawler
Pete Yorn
Nightcrawler
72
critic score
(8)
73
user score
(1)
Jan 31
Chumbawamba - A Singsong and a Scrap
Chumbawamba
A Singsong and a Scrap
80
critic score
(1)
Aug 21
Thea Gilmore - Harpo's Ghost
Thea Gilmore
Harpo's Ghost
69
critic score
(7)
Aug 22
Eric Bachmann - To The Races
Eric Bachmann
To The Races
72
critic score
(7)
Oct 23
Isobel Campbell - Milkwhite Sheets
Isobel Campbell
Milkwhite Sheets
67
critic score
(11)

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