2018 Folk Album Releases

2018
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EP (6)
LP (112)
Genre
Ambient (79)
Art Pop (127)
Folk (125)
Hip Hop (400)
House (68)
Indie Pop (140)
K-Pop (64)
Metal (215)
Pop (138)
Pop Rap (64)
R&B (164)
Rock (468)
Soul (55)
Techno (59)
Trap Rap (148)
Mar 16
Mount Eerie - Now Only
Mount Eerie
Now Only
84
critic score
(19)
78
user score
(398)
Oct 26
boygenius - boygenius EP
boygenius
boygenius EP
82
critic score
(16)
78
user score
(228)
Jan 19
First Aid Kit - Ruins
First Aid Kit
Ruins
72
critic score
(29)
70
user score
(221)
Oct 12
Kurt Vile - Bottle It In
Kurt Vile
Bottle It In
74
critic score
(28)
71
user score
(184)
Feb 9
Natalia Lafourcade - Musas Vol. 2
Natalia Lafourcade
Musas Vol. 2
81
critic score
(3)
79
user score
(159)
Mar 2
Haley Heynderickx - I Need to Start a Garden
Haley Heynderickx
I Need to Start a Garden
78
critic score
(8)
76
user score
(153)
Jun 1
LUMP - LUMP
LUMP
LUMP
78
critic score
(19)
75
user score
(149)
Oct 5
Adrianne Lenker - abysskiss
Adrianne Lenker
abysskiss
79
critic score
(16)
75
user score
(147)
Jun 1
Ben Howard - Noonday Dream
Ben Howard
Noonday Dream
77
critic score
(9)
74
user score
(122)
Sep 28
Marissa Nadler - For My Crimes
Marissa Nadler
For My Crimes
73
critic score
(17)
74
user score
(101)
Feb 16
Brandi Carlile - By the Way, I Forgive You
Brandi Carlile
By the Way, I Forgive You
82
critic score
(6)
75
user score
(90)
Nov 16
Mumford & Sons - Delta
Mumford & Sons
Delta
59
critic score
(15)
53
user score
(83)
Feb 16
Loma - Loma
Loma
Loma
72
critic score
(8)
75
user score
(82)
Mar 23
George Ezra - Staying at Tamara's
George Ezra
Staying at Tamara's
64
critic score
(9)
65
user score
(79)
Feb 9
Hovvdy - Cranberry
Hovvdy
Cranberry
75
critic score
(1)
71
user score
(76)
May 11
Mark Kozelek - Mark Kozelek
Mark Kozelek
Mark Kozelek
65
critic score
(9)
68
user score
(75)
Jul 27
Tony Molina - Kill the Lights
Tony Molina
Kill the Lights
77
critic score
(9)
69
user score
(75)
Aug 10
Tomberlin - At Weddings
Tomberlin
At Weddings
81
critic score
(14)
74
user score
(72)
Feb 16
Marlon Williams - Make Way for Love
Marlon Williams
Make Way for Love
79
critic score
(12)
75
user score
(63)
Feb 9
Alela Diane - Cusp
Alela Diane
Cusp
84
critic score
(4)
74
user score
(54)
Apr 13
Laura Veirs - The Lookout
Laura Veirs
The Lookout
78
critic score
(15)
72
user score
(54)
Feb 23
S. Carey - Hundred Acres
S. Carey
Hundred Acres
67
critic score
(9)
69
user score
(53)
Mar 23
Bonny Doon - Longwave
Bonny Doon
Longwave
71
critic score
(6)
73
user score
(52)
May 4
Damien Jurado - The Horizon Just Laughed
Damien Jurado
The Horizon Just Laughed
80
critic score
(9)
76
user score
(51)
May 18
Ryley Walker - Deafman Glance
Ryley Walker
Deafman Glance
74
critic score
(12)
72
user score
(50)
Mar 2
Jonathan Wilson - Rare Birds
Jonathan Wilson
Rare Birds
74
critic score
(11)
74
user score
(47)
Sep 28
Amber Arcades - European Heartbreak
Amber Arcades
European Heartbreak
71
critic score
(11)
71
user score
(46)
Oct 24
Ichiko Aoba - qp
Ichiko Aoba
qp
79
user score
(46)
Sep 21
Villagers - The Art of Pretending to Swim
Villagers
The Art of Pretending to Swim
75
critic score
(14)
74
user score
(45)
Feb 23
Vance Joy - Nation of Two
Vance Joy
Nation of Two
50
critic score
(3)
58
user score
(42)
Aug 10
Kathryn Joseph - From When I Wake the Want Is
Kathryn Joseph
From When I Wake the Want Is
82
critic score
(5)
76
user score
(42)
Oct 13
Current 93 - The Light Is Leaving Us All
Current 93
The Light Is Leaving Us All
76
critic score
(2)
73
user score
(40)
Jan 12
Rosemary & Garlic - Rosemary & Garlic
Rosemary & Garlic
Rosemary & Garlic
73
user score
(34)
Aug 31
Iron & Wine - Weed Garden
Iron & Wine
Weed Garden
68
critic score
(5)
69
user score
(34)
Mar 16
Caroline Says - No Fool Like an Old Fool
Caroline Says
No Fool Like an Old Fool
69
critic score
(5)
68
user score
(30)
Jul 13
Luluc - Sculptor
Luluc
Sculptor
73
critic score
(9)
66
user score
(30)
Oct 12
Anna St. Louis - If Only There Was a River
Anna St. Louis
If Only There Was a River
76
critic score
(6)
74
user score
(29)
Feb 9
Brigid Mae Power - The Two Worlds
Brigid Mae Power
The Two Worlds
79
critic score
(5)
68
user score
(28)
Jul 27
Daniel Bachman - The Morning Star
Daniel Bachman
The Morning Star
83
critic score
(5)
60
user score
(28)
Sep 21
Mount Eerie - (after)
Mount Eerie
(after)
85
critic score
(6)
83
user score
(28)
Oct 26
Laura Gibson - Goners
Laura Gibson
Goners
72
critic score
(5)
72
user score
(28)
Sep 21
Mutual Benefit - Thunder Follows the Light
Mutual Benefit
Thunder Follows the Light
72
critic score
(7)
72
user score
(27)
May 11
Sarah Louise - Deeper Woods
Sarah Louise
Deeper Woods
79
critic score
(4)
73
user score
(26)
Jan 18
Troye Sivan - The Good Side
Troye Sivan
The Good Side
73
user score
(24)
Jan 19
Xylouris White - Mother
Xylouris White
Mother
76
critic score
(7)
64
user score
(24)
Jul 20
Lori McKenna - The Tree
Lori McKenna
The Tree
81
critic score
(4)
74
user score
(23)
Oct 19
Novo Amor - Birthplace
Novo Amor
Birthplace
75
critic score
(2)
67
user score
(23)
Feb 16
I'm With Her - See You Around
I'm With Her
See You Around
75
critic score
(5)
70
user score
(22)
Aug 24
Mark Lanegan & Duke Garwood - With Animals
Mark Lanegan & Duke Garwood
With Animals
76
critic score
(7)
72
user score
(22)
Sep 14
First Aid Kit - Tender Offerings
First Aid Kit
Tender Offerings
80
critic score
(1)
70
user score
(22)
Mar 2
Mt. Joy - Mt. Joy
Mt. Joy
Mt. Joy
57
critic score
(3)
62
user score
(20)
Jul 27
Gia Margaret - There's Always Glimmer
Gia Margaret
There's Always Glimmer
77
critic score
(2)
73
user score
(20)
Sep 21
Richard Reed Parry - Quiet River of Dust Vol 1
Richard Reed Parry
Quiet River of Dust Vol 1
73
critic score
(6)
74
user score
(20)
Oct 5
Gregory Alan Isakov - Evening Machines
Gregory Alan Isakov
Evening Machines
85
critic score
(3)
74
user score
(20)
Jan 19
Glen Hansard - Between Two Shores
Glen Hansard
Between Two Shores
66
critic score
(9)
59
user score
(19)
May 25
Dear Nora - Skulls Example
Dear Nora
Skulls Example
75
critic score
(3)
73
user score
(19)
May 11
Jess Williamson - Cosmic Wink
Jess Williamson
Cosmic Wink
72
critic score
(6)
74
user score
(18)
Oct 12
Yowler - Black Dog In My Path
Yowler
Black Dog In My Path
76
critic score
(1)
78
user score
(18)
Feb 9
Susanna - Go Dig My Grave
Susanna
Go Dig My Grave
70
critic score
(5)
68
user score
(17)
Sep 21
Mountain Man - Magic Ship
Mountain Man
Magic Ship
75
critic score
(6)
73
user score
(17)
Jan 25
Justin Timberlake - Say Something
Justin Timberlake
Say Something
59
user score
(16)
Jan 26
Mimicking Birds - Layers of Us
Mimicking Birds
Layers of Us
77
critic score
(4)
70
user score
(16)
May 18
Buck Meek - Buck Meek
Buck Meek
Buck Meek
76
critic score
(2)
73
user score
(16)
Feb 28
Hampshire & Foat - The Honeybear
Hampshire & Foat
The Honeybear
75
user score
(15)
May 18
Ray LaMontagne - Part of the Light
Ray LaMontagne
Part of the Light
63
critic score
(3)
67
user score
(15)
Jun 29
The Innocence Mission - Sun on the Square
The Innocence Mission
Sun on the Square
75
critic score
(5)
73
user score
(15)
Mar 2
Lucius - NUDES
Lucius
NUDES
68
critic score
(3)
56
user score
(14)
Nov 2
Senyawa - Sujud
Senyawa
Sujud
81
critic score
(2)
75
user score
(14)
Nov 9
Meg Baird & Mary Lattimore - Ghost Forests
Meg Baird & Mary Lattimore
Ghost Forests
74
critic score
(5)
73
user score
(14)
Jan 26
Stick In The Wheel - Follow Them True
Stick In The Wheel
Follow Them True
79
critic score
(4)
75
user score
(13)
Jun 15
Marisa Anderson - Cloud Corner
Marisa Anderson
Cloud Corner
79
critic score
(2)
73
user score
(13)
Sep 7
The Mountain Goats - Hex of Infinite Binding
The Mountain Goats
Hex of Infinite Binding
74
critic score
(1)
70
user score
(13)
Oct 19
Will Oldham - Songs of Love and Horror
Will Oldham
Songs of Love and Horror
70
critic score
(4)
73
user score
(13)
Apr 6
The Amazing - In Transit
The Amazing
In Transit
80
critic score
(1)
72
user score
(12)
May 25
Aisha Burns - Argonauta
Aisha Burns
Argonauta
73
critic score
(3)
73
user score
(12)
Jun 1
Juliana Daugherty - Light
Juliana Daugherty
Light
70
critic score
(1)
68
user score
(12)
Aug 10
Lola Kirke - Heart Head West
Lola Kirke
Heart Head West
63
critic score
(5)
69
user score
(12)
Sep 14
Paul Weller - True Meanings
Paul Weller
True Meanings
76
critic score
(14)
70
user score
(12)
Nov 9
Fleet Foxes - First Collection: 2006-2009
Fleet Foxes
First Collection: 2006-2009
85
critic score
(5)
80
user score
(12)
Mar 9
Martha Ffion - Sunday Best
Martha Ffion
Sunday Best
80
critic score
(1)
73
user score
(11)
Apr 20
Ivar Bjørnson & Einar Selvik - Hugsjá
Ivar Bjørnson & Einar Selvik
Hugsjá
85
critic score
(2)
77
user score
(11)
Jun 15
Andy Jenkins - Sweet Bunch
Andy Jenkins
Sweet Bunch
75
critic score
(2)
73
user score
(11)
Nov 30
Daniel Romano - Finally Free
Daniel Romano
Finally Free
71
critic score
(6)
70
user score
(11)
Sep 21
William Fitzsimmons - Mission Bell
William Fitzsimmons
Mission Bell
73
critic score
(2)
82
user score
(10)
Feb 16
Johanna Warren - Gemini II
Johanna Warren
Gemini II
68
critic score
(2)
70
user score
(9)
Feb 23
Darlingside - Extralife
Darlingside
Extralife
80
critic score
(4)
68
user score
(9)
Mar 30
Trembling Bells - Dungeness
Trembling Bells
Dungeness
74
critic score
(5)
67
user score
(9)
May 18
Michael Rault - It’s A New Day Tonight
Michael Rault
It’s A New Day Tonight
71
critic score
(7)
74
user score
(9)
May 31
Thou - Inconsolable
Thou
Inconsolable
70
critic score
(2)
61
user score
(9)
Jun 29
Gwenifer Raymond - You Never Were Much of a Dancer
Gwenifer Raymond
You Never Were Much of a Dancer
83
critic score
(4)
67
user score
(9)
Aug 17
Great Lake Swimmers - The Waves, The Wake
Great Lake Swimmers
The Waves, The Wake
72
critic score
(3)
68
user score
(9)
Nov 2
Doug Paisley - Starter Home
Doug Paisley
Starter Home
79
critic score
(5)
71
user score
(9)
Feb 2
Red River Dialect - Broken Stay Open Sky
Red River Dialect
Broken Stay Open Sky
75
critic score
(4)
70
user score
(8)
Mar 2
Joan Baez - Whistle Down the Wind
Joan Baez
Whistle Down the Wind
76
critic score
(6)
74
user score
(8)
Apr 13
A Hawk and a Hacksaw - Forest Bathing
A Hawk and a Hacksaw
Forest Bathing
68
critic score
(3)
78
user score
(8)
May 11
CTM - Red Dragon
CTM
Red Dragon
75
user score
(8)
Jul 27
Israel Nash - Lifted
Israel Nash
Lifted
76
critic score
(4)
65
user score
(8)
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