Folk

1

the Soil & the Sun Grand Rapids MI

4.67 0.25 Soothing experimental indie folk, similar sound to Local Natives and Sufjan Stevens
2

Joshua Burnside Belfast, UK-N. IRELAND

4.67 0.00 Folk-rock with a Josh Ritter meets Andrew Bird vibe. Some songs are playful string-textured jams while others are emotional folk mini-sagas.
3

Mighty Oaks Berlin GERMANY

4.57 3.85 Folksy indie tunes from three guys from three different countries
4

Justin Townes Earle

4.50 0.00 Folk-country singer-songwriter
5

Dermot Kennedy Dublin IRELAND

4.50 0.00 Introspective folk-rock singer/songwriter with a passionate gritty vocal over a mix of acoustic and electronic textures. Similar to Jack Garratt.
6

Brandi Carlile Seattle WA

4.33 4.15 Folk, country and soul have consistently intersected in Brandi's decade-long career but no two album is the same. Based on her recent work, I'd expect a few more rustic bluegrass jam sessions.
7

Matt McCloskey Austin TX

4.33 0.25 Guitar pickin' and a soul-finding folk. His voice has a pain in it that makes you want to give him a hug and a 'pat pat pat' on the back while you have a knowing look on your face.
8

Folly and the Hunter Montreal CANADA

4.33 0.75 Folk melodies and nice acoustic instrumentation
9

Madisen Ward and The Mama Bear Kansas City MO

4.33 2.95 Mother and son duo on acoustic guitar crafting unique folk songs. The son has a clear deep gospel-like voice and the mother adds in occasional harmonies and vocal flares.
10

Saintseneca Columbus OH

4.25 1.20 Indie folk that ranges from very fun to very mellow