Folk

Sufjan Stevens: Top 15 Songs

You could be grieving for a loved one, enjoying the Christmas spirit, or reminiscing about one particular summer, Sufjan Stevens has probably made some songs yo...

Daniel Johnston: Top 12 Songs

I had a chat with Daniel Johnston two years ago and it was one bizarre but beautiful conversation. What I've always failed to do however was to make my friends ...

Ala Ghawas: Top 10 Songs

Ala Ghawas is an independent singer-songwriter, musician and record producer from Bahrain, considered by many as one of Bahrain’s most important artists of his ...

Top 10 Covers By Nina Simone

Armed with a commanding voice and powerful songwriting, Nina Simone became one of the most important musicians of the last century. Originally a classical pianist, her style came to incorporate elements of Jazz, Blues, and Gospel. Besides composing and writing hits, she covered a wide range of popular songs, interpreting it in an eclectic style and make those songs, her own....

Father John Misty: Top 10 Songs

Some may call him the greatest artist of our time others may disagree but who cares about their opinion anyway. Joshua Tillman, aka Father John Misty, has been blessing the indie scene with original content.. We leave you with this post-satire list with a dash of cynicism....

The Mountain Goats: Top 10 Songs

The Mountain Goats are an American indie folk band formed in Claremont, California by singer-songwriter John Darnielle.Throughout the 1990s, the Mountain Goats ...

Leonard Cohen: Top 15 Songs

Leonard Norman Cohen is a Canadian singer, songwriter, poet and novelist. Influenced by Irving Layton (Cohen's mentor and friend), Walt Whitman and Henry Miller, he began his career as a poet and novelist writing about religion, politics, isolation, sexuality, and personal relationships......

Nick Drake: Top 5 Songs

// The "doomed romantic" figure, Nick Drake, passed away before his music gained any widespread recognition. However, critical reappraisal and a num...

The 5 Worst Bob Dylan Covers

Bob Dylan is arguably the biggest name to ever hit the music industry and possibly pop culture in general. No need to introduce him after almost every singl...

Damien Rice: Top 15 Songs

Damien Rice (born 7 December 1973) is an Irish singer/songwriter and musician. As a musician he plays the guitar, cello, violin, piano and drums. Rice began his musical career as a member of the 90’s rock group Juniper, releasing two singles with the band, however due to increasing interference from their record label Polygram he decided to leave the band and pursue a solo career......

Top 15 Bob Dylan Cover Songs

Bob Dylan is arguably the biggest name to ever hit the music industry and possibly pop culture in general. No need to introduce him after almost every single legend that walked the earth paid their respect to him from Hendrix, to Cash, to even Martin Scorsese that made a haunting documentary about the lost prophet!...