2009 Folk Album Releases

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May 26
Grizzly Bear - Veckatimest
Grizzly Bear
Veckatimest
86
critic score
(30)
85
user score
(447)
Oct 2
Mumford & Sons - Sigh No More
Mumford & Sons
Sigh No More
71
critic score
(16)
66
user score
(163)
Aug 18
Mount Eerie - Wind's Poem
Mount Eerie
Wind's Poem
86
critic score
(9)
83
user score
(82)
Apr 14
Bill Callahan - Sometimes I Wish We Were An Eagle
Bill Callahan
Sometimes I Wish We Were An Eagle
81
critic score
(21)
82
user score
(53)
Mar 19
tUnE-yArDs - BiRd-BrAiNs
tUnE-yArDs
BiRd-BrAiNs
77
critic score
(9)
75
user score
(44)
Oct 13
AJJ - Can't Maintain
AJJ
Can't Maintain
70
critic score
(1)
75
user score
(38)
May 26
Sharon Van Etten - Because I Was in Love
Sharon Van Etten
Because I Was in Love
75
critic score
(3)
73
user score
(37)
Apr 28
Bob Dylan - Together Through Life
Bob Dylan
Together Through Life
73
critic score
(24)
67
user score
(35)
Oct 6
Dead Man's Bones - Dead Man's Bones
Dead Man's Bones
Dead Man's Bones
71
critic score
(8)
76
user score
(29)
Jul 14
Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros - Up From Below
Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros
Up From Below
66
critic score
(9)
72
user score
(23)
Oct 6
Noah and The Whale - The First Days Of Spring
Noah and The Whale
The First Days Of Spring
65
critic score
(15)
77
user score
(22)
Jan 13
Timber Timbre - Timber Timbre
Timber Timbre
Timber Timbre
76
critic score
(5)
78
user score
(21)
Feb 17
M. Ward - Hold Time
M. Ward
Hold Time
76
critic score
(19)
77
user score
(19)
Oct 27
Devendra Banhart - What Will We Be
Devendra Banhart
What Will We Be
67
critic score
(21)
79
user score
(19)
Sep 22
Monsters of Folk - Monsters of Folk
Monsters of Folk
Monsters of Folk
72
critic score
(21)
75
user score
(18)
Mar 3
Marissa Nadler - Little Hells
Marissa Nadler
Little Hells
79
critic score
(10)
79
user score
(17)
Sep 8
Pete Yorn & Scarlett Johansson - Break Up
Pete Yorn & Scarlett Johansson
Break Up
57
critic score
(9)
64
user score
(17)
Sep 21
Vic Chesnutt - At The Cut
Vic Chesnutt
At The Cut
82
critic score
(7)
85
user score
(14)
Feb 17
Alela Diane - To Be Still
Alela Diane
To Be Still
80
critic score
(15)
85
user score
(12)
Jun 2
Cass McCombs - Catacombs
Cass McCombs
Catacombs
73
critic score
(10)
78
user score
(11)
Sep 15
The Dodos - Time To Die
The Dodos
Time To Die
61
critic score
(15)
75
user score
(10)
Oct 6
Brandi Carlile - Give Up The Ghost
Brandi Carlile
Give Up The Ghost
78
critic score
(5)
82
user score
(9)
Feb 3
Phosphorescent - To Willie
Phosphorescent
To Willie
71
critic score
(15)
78
user score
(8)
Jun 23
Deer Tick - Born on Flag Day
Deer Tick
Born on Flag Day
67
critic score
(7)
77
user score
(8)
Jul 7
Bowerbirds - Upper Air
Bowerbirds
Upper Air
76
critic score
(17)
81
user score
(8)
Jan 20
J. Tillman - Vacilando Territory Blues
J. Tillman
Vacilando Territory Blues
70
critic score
(8)
79
user score
(7)
Mar 17
Bonnie 'Prince' Billy - Beware
Bonnie 'Prince' Billy
Beware
72
critic score
(24)
76
user score
(7)
May 5
Akron/Family - Set Em Wild, Set Em Free
Akron/Family
Set Em Wild, Set Em Free
69
critic score
(13)
76
user score
(7)
May 25
Fink - Sort of Revolution
Fink
Sort of Revolution
72
critic score
(5)
82
user score
(7)
Jun 9
The Low Anthem - Oh My God, Charlie Darwin
The Low Anthem
Oh My God, Charlie Darwin
79
critic score
(13)
85
user score
(7)
Jul 7
Tiny Vipers - Life On Earth
Tiny Vipers
Life On Earth
71
critic score
(14)
84
user score
(7)
Aug 25
Colbie Caillat - Breakthrough
Colbie Caillat
Breakthrough
59
critic score
(6)
78
user score
(7)
Sep 8
J. Tillman - Year In The Kingdom
J. Tillman
Year In The Kingdom
65
critic score
(8)
85
user score
(7)
Oct 6
Califone - All My Friends Are Funeral Singers
Califone
All My Friends Are Funeral Singers
78
critic score
(8)
82
user score
(7)
Mar 10
Balmorhea - All Is Wild, All Is Silent
Balmorhea
All Is Wild, All Is Silent
74
critic score
(4)
77
user score
(6)
Aug 11
Dan Mangan - Nice, Nice, Very Nice
Dan Mangan
Nice, Nice, Very Nice
66
critic score
(8)
85
user score
(6)
Dec 2
B Fachada - B Fachada
B Fachada
B Fachada
83
user score
(6)
Jan 27
Cotton Jones - Paranoid Cocoon
Cotton Jones
Paranoid Cocoon
68
critic score
(7)
67
user score
(5)
Feb 17
Vetiver - Tight Knit
Vetiver
Tight Knit
69
critic score
(14)
75
user score
(5)
Mar 3
Justin Townes Earle - Midnight At The Movies
Justin Townes Earle
Midnight At The Movies
77
critic score
(6)
85
user score
(5)
Mar 10
Mirah - (a)spera
Mirah
(a)spera
80
critic score
(9)
79
user score
(5)
May 5
Conor Oberst and the Mystic Valley Band - Outer South
Conor Oberst and the Mystic Valley Band
Outer South
63
critic score
(21)
62
user score
(5)
Oct 27
The Swell Season - Strict Joy
The Swell Season
Strict Joy
75
critic score
(9)
73
user score
(5)
Nov 16
Jesca Hoop - Hunting My Dress
Jesca Hoop
Hunting My Dress
73
critic score
(6)
82
user score
(5)
Feb 3
Lisa Hannigan - Sea Sew
Lisa Hannigan
Sea Sew
75
critic score
(7)
71
user score
(4)
Apr 7
The Felice Brothers - Yonder Is The Clock
The Felice Brothers
Yonder Is The Clock
78
critic score
(8)
74
user score
(4)
Apr 20
King Creosote - Flick the Vs
King Creosote
Flick the Vs
81
critic score
(5)
86
user score
(4)
May 4
Alessi's Ark - Notes From The Tree House
Alessi's Ark
Notes From The Tree House
74
critic score
(6)
72
user score
(4)
May 26
Mandy Moore - Amanda Leigh
Mandy Moore
Amanda Leigh
59
critic score
(6)
65
user score
(4)
Jun 20
Camila Moreno - Almismotiempo
Camila Moreno
Almismotiempo
86
user score
(4)
Jul 21
Megafaun - Gather, Form & Fly
Megafaun
Gather, Form & Fly
79
critic score
(9)
81
user score
(4)
Aug 25
Ingrid Michaelson - Everybody
Ingrid Michaelson
Everybody
78
critic score
(4)
64
user score
(4)
Sep 8
Frank Turner - Poetry of the Deed
Frank Turner
Poetry of the Deed
68
critic score
(8)
71
user score
(4)
Sep 14
Adanowsky - Amador
Adanowsky
Amador
68
user score
(4)
Feb 24
Laura Gibson - Beasts of Season
Laura Gibson
Beasts of Season
70
critic score
(6)
73
user score
(3)
Mar 16
Friska Viljor - Tour De Hearts
Friska Viljor
Tour De Hearts
80
critic score
(1)
74
user score
(3)
Mar 31
Great Lake Swimmers - Lost Channels
Great Lake Swimmers
Lost Channels
69
critic score
(6)
82
user score
(3)
May 5
Tara Jane O'Neil - A Ways Away
Tara Jane O'Neil
A Ways Away
74
critic score
(7)
80
user score
(3)
Aug 4
Fruit Bats - The Ruminant Band
Fruit Bats
The Ruminant Band
68
critic score
(9)
72
user score
(3)
Aug 18
Choir of Young Believers - This Is for the White in Your Eyes
Choir of Young Believers
This Is for the White in Your Eyes
66
critic score
(6)
85
user score
(3)
Sep 1
A.A. Bondy - When The Devil's Loose
A.A. Bondy
When The Devil's Loose
73
critic score
(11)
91
user score
(3)
Sep 28
Hope Sandoval & The Warm Inventions - Through the Devil Softly
Hope Sandoval & The Warm Inventions
Through the Devil Softly
71
critic score
(8)
77
user score
(3)
Oct 20
Espers - III
Espers
III
61
critic score
(9)
72
user score
(3)
Feb 9
Emmy the Great - First Love
Emmy the Great
First Love
68
critic score
(7)
64
user score
(2)
Mar 10
Elvis Perkins - Elvis Perkins in Dearland
Elvis Perkins
Elvis Perkins in Dearland
75
critic score
(12)
78
user score
(2)
Mar 10
DM Stith - Heavy Ghost
DM Stith
Heavy Ghost
76
critic score
(8)
82
user score
(2)
Mar 30
The Leisure Society - The Sleeper
The Leisure Society
The Sleeper
82
user score
(2)
May 4
The Wave Pictures - If You Leave It Alone
The Wave Pictures
If You Leave It Alone
69
critic score
(6)
65
user score
(2)
May 18
A Hawk and a Hacksaw - Délivrance
A Hawk and a Hacksaw
Délivrance
81
critic score
(7)
73
user score
(2)
Jun 16
Sarah Jarosz - Song Up In Her Head
Sarah Jarosz
Song Up In Her Head
72
critic score
(5)
73
user score
(2)
Aug 4
Yim Yames - Tribute To
Yim Yames
Tribute To
74
critic score
(13)
72
user score
(2)
Aug 18
The Cave Singers - Welcome Joy
The Cave Singers
Welcome Joy
68
critic score
(12)
81
user score
(2)
Sep 7
Valravn - Koder på snor
Valravn
Koder på snor
80
critic score
(1)
84
user score
(2)
Sep 22
Castanets - Texas Rose, the Thaw, and the Beasts
Castanets
Texas Rose, the Thaw, and the Beasts
70
critic score
(8)
72
user score
(2)
Nov 3
Molina & Johnson - Molina & Johnson
Molina & Johnson
Molina & Johnson
66
critic score
(9)
69
user score
(2)
Jan 27
Nickel Eye - The Time of the Assassins
Nickel Eye
The Time of the Assassins
56
critic score
(9)
50
user score
(1)
Jan 27
Doug Paisley - Doug Paisley
Doug Paisley
Doug Paisley
55
critic score
(2)
55
user score
(1)
Feb 17
Robyn Hitchcock & The Venus 3 - Goodnight Oslo
Robyn Hitchcock & The Venus 3
Goodnight Oslo
80
critic score
(9)
66
user score
(1)
May 5
Alasdair Roberts - Spoils
Alasdair Roberts
Spoils
75
critic score
(12)
65
user score
(1)
May 5
Yusuf - Roadsinger (To Warm You Through The Night)
Yusuf
Roadsinger (To Warm You Through The Night)
70
critic score
(8)
74
user score
(1)
Jun 23
Pete Yorn - Back & Fourth
Pete Yorn
Back & Fourth
64
critic score
(8)
70
user score
(1)
Jul 21
Tiê - Sweet Jardim
Tiê
Sweet Jardim
76
user score
(1)
Jul 21
Blue Roses - Blue Roses
Blue Roses
Blue Roses
68
critic score
(8)
76
user score
(1)
Aug 18
Six Organs of Admittance - Luminous Night
Six Organs of Admittance
Luminous Night
73
critic score
(8)
74
user score
(1)
Aug 24
Susanna and the Magical Orchestra - 3
Susanna and the Magical Orchestra
3
69
critic score
(6)
44
user score
(1)
Sep 8
Dawn Landes - Sweet Heart Rodeo
Dawn Landes
Sweet Heart Rodeo
68
critic score
(6)
67
user score
(1)
Sep 22
Le Loup - Family
Le Loup
Family
73
critic score
(7)
77
user score
(1)
Sep 29
Langhorne Slim - Be Set Free
Langhorne Slim
Be Set Free
66
critic score
(5)
81
user score
(1)
Oct 6
The Dutchess and the Duke - Sunset/Sunrise
The Dutchess and the Duke
Sunset/Sunrise
76
critic score
(6)
76
user score
(1)
Nov 10
Ola Podrida - Belly of the Lion
Ola Podrida
Belly of the Lion
72
critic score
(5)
75
user score
(1)
Jan 13
Franz Nicolay - Major General
Franz Nicolay
Major General
60
critic score
(7)
Feb 17
The Deep Dark Woods - Winter Hours
The Deep Dark Woods
Winter Hours
73
critic score
(1)
Mar 9
Anni Rossi - Rockwell
Anni Rossi
Rockwell
77
critic score
(6)
Mar 10
Arbouretum - Song of the Pearl
Arbouretum
Song of the Pearl
64
critic score
(5)
Apr 7
Mamer - Eagle
Mamer
Eagle
74
critic score
(4)
Apr 7
Joker's Daughter - The Last Laugh
Joker's Daughter
The Last Laugh
63
critic score
(9)
Apr 7
Natureboy - Natureboy
Natureboy
Natureboy
62
critic score
(1)
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