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The Best Folk Albums of 2012 by User Score

1.

Grizzly Bear - Shields
September 18th, 2012
USER SCORE
82
573 reviews

2.

Anaïs Mitchell - Young Man in America
February 28th, 2012
USER SCORE
81
39 reviews

4.

Sharon Van Etten - Tramp
February 7th, 2012
USER SCORE
80
188 reviews

5.

Passenger - All the Little Lights
February 24th, 2012
USER SCORE
80
34 reviews

6.

Mount Eerie - Clear Moon
May 22nd, 2012
USER SCORE
79
171 reviews

7.

Ben Howard - Every Kingdom
April 3rd, 2012
USER SCORE
79
106 reviews

8.

Lucy Rose - Like I Used To
September 24th, 2012
USER SCORE
79
30 reviews

9.

Daniel Rossen - Silent Hour / Golden Mile
March 20th, 2012
USER SCORE
78
31 reviews

10.

Angel Olsen - Half Way Home
September 4th, 2012
USER SCORE
77
141 reviews

11.

Father John Misty - Fear Fun
May 1st, 2012
USER SCORE
77
394 reviews

13.

Waxahatchee - American Weekend
January 12th, 2012
USER SCORE
77
38 reviews

14.

First Aid Kit - The Lion's Roar
January 24th, 2012
USER SCORE
77
109 reviews

15.

Lord Huron - Lonesome Dreams
October 9th, 2012
USER SCORE
74
36 reviews

16.

Bob Dylan - Tempest
September 11th, 2012
USER SCORE
72
94 reviews

17.

Sun Kil Moon - Among The Leaves
May 29th, 2012
USER SCORE
71
61 reviews

18.

The Lumineers - The Lumineers
April 3rd, 2012
USER SCORE
69
135 reviews

19.

Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros - Here
May 29th, 2012
USER SCORE
67
26 reviews

20.

Mumford & Sons - Babel
September 25th, 2012
USER SCORE
59
191 reviews
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