Top 50 Albums of 2014 – American Songwriter Magazine

American Songwriter magazine is just about my favorite source of music writing.  It has come out with one of the earliest top albums-of-the-year lists.

The magazine’s best releases is a pretty impressive collection.  Check it out in full here or the basic list is below.

50 – Sharon Van Etten: Are We There

49 – Drive By Truckers: English Oceans

48 – Jessica Lea Mayfield – Make My Head Sing

47 – The New Pornographers: Brill Bruisers

46 – Beck: Morning Phase

45 – Jesse Winchester: A Reasonable Amount Of Trouble

44 – Rodney Crowell: Tarpaper Sky

43 – Old Crow Medicine Show: Remedy

42 – Real Estate: Atlas

41 – Doug Paisley: Strong Feelings

40 – Hozier: Hozier

39 – Warpaint: Warpaint

38 – Old 97s: Most Messed Up

37 – Bahamas: Bahamas Is Afie

36 – Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers: Hypnotic Eye

35 – Eric Church: The Outsiders

34 – Adam Faucett: Blind Water Finds Blind Water

33 – Jack White: Lazaretto

32 – Miranda Lambert: Platinum

31 – Spoon: They Want My Soul

30 – Angaleena Presley: American Middle Class

29 – Justin Townes Earle: Single Mothers

28 – Stephen Malmus & The Jicks: Wig Out At Jagbags

27 – Tweedy: Sukierae

26 – Rosanna Cash: The River & The Thread

25 – Jenny Lewis: The Voyager

24 – Leonard Cohen: Popular Problems

23 – Matthew Ryan: Boxers

22 – Ex Hex: Rips

21 – St. Vincent: St. Vincent

20 – Against Me!: Transgender Dysphoria Blues

19 – Mac DeMarco: Salad Days

18 – Lee Ann Womack: The Way I’m Livin’

17 – The Felice Brothers: Favorite Waitress

16 – Perfume Genius: Too Bright

15 – Conor Oberst: Upside Down Mountain

14 – Lera Lynn: The Avenues

13 – Robert Ellis: The Lights From The Chemical Plant

12 – Ty Segall: Manipulator

11 – Marianne Faithfull: Give My Love To London

10 – First Aid Kit: Stay Gold

9 – John Fullbright: Songs

8 – Hiss Golden Messenger: Lateness Of Dancers

7 – Angel Olsen: Burn Your Fire For No Witness

6 – Hurray For The Riff Raff: Small Town Heroes

5 – Ryan Adams: Ryan Adams

4 – Taylor Swift: 1989

3 – Strand Of Oaks: Heal

2 – The War On Drugs: Lost In The Dream

1 – Sturgill Simpson: Metamodern Sounds In Country Music

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Source: americansongwriter.com

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