Top Albums of 2012

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It has been another bountiful year of releases in the all encompassing world of americana music and as happens at the tail end of the year many of us love to undergo the sometimes painful process of compiling end of year lists. Below we’ve listed our favourite  albums of 2012. Hopefully there are a few records that you won’t have heard and some others that you will no doubt be familiar with. I’d love to hear your favourite albums of the year so please leave your comments here on the blog or over at our Facebook Page.

square-6001. Lambchop | Mr. M
Unknown2. Neil Young & Crazy Horse | Psychedelic Pill

square-6003. Damien Jurado | Maraqopa

square-600-24. Justin Townes Earle | Nothing’s Gonna Change The Way You Feel About Me Now

square-600-15. Iris DeMent | Sing the Delta

square-600-56. James Thomson | James Thomson

20120528_Neil_Young_y_Crazy_Horse-Americana-Frontal7. Neil Young & Crazy Horse | Americana

square-600-68. Grand Salvo | Slay Me In My Sleep

square-600-49. Shovels & Rope | O’ Be Joyful

square-600-110. Jason Isbell And The 400 Unit | Live From Alabama

Bob_Dylan-Tempestcolor11. Bob Dylan | Tempest

square-600-212. M. Ward | A Wasteland Companion

square-600-713. Patterson Hood | Heat Lightning Rumbles in the Distance

square-600-1014. Kasey Chambers & Shane Nicholson | Wreck & Ruin

square-600-915. Andrew Combs | Worried Man

790364816. Bernie Griffen & The Grifters | Everything So Far

5418308217. Delaney Davidson & Marlon Williams | Sad But True – The Secret History of Country Music Songwriting Volume 1

square-600-318. John Fullbright | Jericho

Chris-Robinson-Brotherhood-Big-Moon-Ritual19. Chris Robinson Brotherhood | Big Moon Ritual

square-600-520. Henry Wagons | Expecting Company



Various | Country Funk 1969 – 1975 (Light In The Attic)


Various | Country Soul Sisters – Women In Country Music 1952 – 78 (Soul Jazz)



The Falls | Hollywood


Davey Craddock & The Spectacles | Going Home

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