Album Releases by Genre

Heartbreaker Please

Heartbreaker Please

by Teddy Thompson
May 29, 2020
Recorded in Brooklyn, the sixth full-length solo studio release for the British singer-songwriter is his first since 2011's Bella.
Metascore:
66
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The Quickening

The Quickening

by Jim White
May 15, 2020
The debut full-length improvised collaboration between Marisa Anderson and Jim White was recorded in Mexico City and Portland, Oregon.
Metascore:
72
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Good Souls Better Angels

Good Souls Better Angels

by Lucinda Williams
April 24, 2020
The latest full-length release for the Grammy-winning singer-songwriter was produced with Ray Kennedy and Tom Overby.
Metascore:
84
User Score:
8.4
Brother Sister

Brother Sister

by Watkins Family Hour
April 10, 2020
The second full-length release for the brother and sister duo of Sara and Sean Watkins was produced by Mike Viola.
Metascore:
76
User Score:
tbd
The Ripple Effect

The Ripple Effect

by Béla Fleck
April 10, 2020
The previously unreleased live tracks from Bela Fleck and Toumani Diabaté are also available as part of the “Throw Down Your Heart: The Complete Africa Sessions” box set.
Metascore:
77
User Score:
tbd
Rock Bottom Rhapsody

Rock Bottom Rhapsody

by Pokey LaFarge
April 10, 2020
The latest full-length solo release for the Los Angeles-based singer-songwriter is his first on the New West label.
Metascore:
76
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tbd
Ever-Roving Eye

Ever-Roving Eye

by James Elkington
April 3, 2020
The latest solo release for the Chicago-based folk guitarist features contributions from Nick Macri, Tamara Lindeman, Paul von Mertens, and Spencer Tweedy.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
tbd
Local Honey

Local Honey

by Brian Fallon
March 27, 2020
The third full-length solo release for The Gaslight Anthem frontman was produced by Peter Katis.
Metascore:
77
User Score:
8.4
Folkesange

Folkesange

by Myrkur
March 20, 2020
The latest full-length release for Ex Cops member Amalie Bruun as Myrkur was produced by Christopher Juul of Heilung.
Metascore:
75
User Score:
7.8
Birthmarks

Birthmarks

by Hilary Woods
March 13, 2020
The second full-length solo release for the Irish singer-songwriter was written over two years and recorded while she was pregnant in Ireland and Norway with producer Lasse Marhaug.
Metascore:
73
User Score:
tbd
A Pilgrim's Tale

A Pilgrim's Tale

by Seth Lakeman
February 7, 2020
The British folk artist latest full-length release features Paul McGann narrating songs about the Mayflower and the pilgrims who settled in Plymouth.
Metascore:
72
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tbd
Old Wow

Old Wow

by Sam Lee
January 31, 2020
The third full-length release for singer-songwriter features Cocteau Twins' Elizabeth Fraser and was produced by Bernard Butler.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
tbd
Bonny Light Horseman

Bonny Light Horseman

by Bonny Light Horseman
January 24, 2020
The debut full-length release for the trio that includes Anaïs Mitchell, Josh Kaufman and Eric D. Johnson includes new interpretations of traditional folk songs, many hundreds of years old.
Metascore:
78
User Score:
7.7
The Family Songbook

The Family Songbook

by The Haden Triplets
January 24, 2020
The second full-length release for the indie folk trio includes a version of Kanye West's "Say You Will," four songs written by their grandfather, and a song written by their brother for director Wim Wenders' 1997 film "The End of Violence."
Metascore:
81
User Score:
tbd
Countless Branches

Countless Branches

by Bill Fay
January 17, 2020
The latest full-length release for the British singer-songwriter was produced by Joshua Henry.
Metascore:
84
User Score:
6.9
Iowa Dream

Iowa Dream

by Arthur Russell
November 15, 2019
The posthumous collection of demos, home recordings and other unreleased songs from the 1970s and 80s from the singer-songwriter features new contributions from Peter Broderick to help complete some of the tracks.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
tbd
In All Weather

In All Weather

by Josienne Clarke
November 8, 2019
The debut full-length solo release for the British singer-songwriter was produced by Sonny Johns.
Metascore:
78
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Up on High

Up on High

by Vetiver
November 1, 2019
The seventh full-length release for the folk band led by Andy Cabic was produced with Thom Monahan.
Metascore:
76
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New Ways

New Ways

by Leif Vollebekk
November 1, 2019
The follow-up to the Canadian artist's 2017 album Twin Solitude was recorded in Los Angeles and Montreal.
Metascore:
79
User Score:
tbd
Bad Wiring

Bad Wiring

by Jeffrey Lewis & The Voltage
November 1, 2019
The latest full-length release for the singer-songwriter and his band was recorded by producer Roger Moutenot.
Metascore:
80
User Score:
tbd
The Livelong Day

The Livelong Day

by Lankum
October 25, 2019
The third full-length release for the Irish folk quartet was produced by John "Spud" Murphy.
Metascore:
94
User Score:
7.8
The Only Ones

The Only Ones

by The Milk Carton Kids
October 18, 2019
The seven-track mini-album release from the California folk duo of Kenneth Pattengale and Joey Ryan was recorded in Encino, California.
Metascore:
68
User Score:
tbd
Carrying On

Carrying On

by Kacy & Clayton
October 4, 2019
The fourth full-length release for the Canadian folk duo of Kacy Anderson and Clayton Linthicum was produced by Jeff Tweedy.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
tbd
Closer Than Together

Closer Than Together

by The Avett Brothers
October 4, 2019
the 10th full-length studio release for the folk-rock band was produced by Rick Rubin.
Metascore:
56
User Score:
tbd
Abundance Welcoming Ghosts

Abundance Welcoming Ghosts

by Red River Dialect
September 27, 2019
The fifth full-length release for the British folk rock band was recorded in four days in Wales with contributions from Joan Shelley, and Tara Jane O'Neil.
Metascore:
74
User Score:
tbd
Sound & Fury

Sound & Fury

by Sturgill Simpson
September 27, 2019
The fourth full-length release for the outlaw country artist was recorded in Michigan with Bobby Emmett, Chuck Bartels, Miles Miller, and John Hill.
Metascore:
79
User Score:
8.7
The Fiery Margin

The Fiery Margin

by Alasdair Roberts
September 13, 2019
The latest full-length release for the Scottish singer-songwriter features contributions from Alex Neilson, Stevie Jones and Ailbhe nic Oireachtaigh.
Metascore:
80
User Score:
tbd
III

III

by The Lumineers
September 13, 2019
The third full-length release for the Colorado indie folk is a concept album with three chapters about the impact of addiction on a fictional family.
Metascore:
72
User Score:
8.6
Fires for the Cold

Fires for the Cold

by Jonah Tolchin
September 13, 2019
The fourth full-length release for the blues singer-songwriter features contributions from Jay Bellerose, Jackson Browne, Rickie Lee Jones, Greg Leisz, Ben Peller, Fred Tackett, and Sara Watkins.
Metascore:
75
User Score:
tbd
Engine of Paradise

Engine of Paradise

by Adam Green
September 6, 2019
The latest full-length solo release for the singer-songwriter features contributions from Jonathan Rado, James Richardson and Florence Welch.
Metascore:
67
User Score:
tbd