Folk Alley Best of 2010 Listener Poll Results
January 4, 2011
For two weeks in December, we provided our listeners an opportunity to vote for their 10 most favorite CDs heard on Folk Alley in 2010. Since Folk Alley presents such a wide mix of folk, roots and Americana music that includes everything from traditional and contemporary singer songwriters, Celtic, bluegrass and newgrass, AAA, indie-folk, blues, World music and more...we were curious to see what our listeners would vote for as their favorites. Well the vote are in, and the top 10 vote-getters from Folk Alley listeners include the 2010 releases by:
To see the complete list of the Folk Alley Listener Poll Top 25 for 2010 - click here.
- Carolina Chocolate Drops,
- Crooked Still,
- Patty Griffin,
- Natalie Merchant,
- Red Horse (Gilkyson, Gorka & Kaplansky),
- Mumford and Sons,
- Andrew and Noah Van Norstrand,
- Mary Chapin Carpenter,
- Lonesome River Band, and
- Jakob Dylan.
The Listener Poll results, together with Folk Alley host and staff Favorite CDs of 2010 were all compiled to generate Folk Alley's Best Folk Music of 2010 side stream. In the end, we came up with a great 9+ hour side stream of the best folk and roots music released in 2010.
Click here to listen to the Best of 2010 side stream!
This special side stream is also available on Folk Alley's Droid app and will be available for the month of January.
Posted by Linda Fahey at January 4, 2011 7:44 PM