As a new year begins — and before we get back our regular album reviews — here’s a few albums that our editors are looking forward to in 2014:
- The Autumn Defense: Fifth — due Jan. 28th (Side project of Wilco’s John Stirratt and Pat Sansone)
- Sun Kil Moon: Benji — due Feb. 4th
- Tinariwen: Emmaar – due Feb. 11th (more “world” than folk, I guess, but I’ve seen them at folk festivals and they’re awesome!)
- Lost in the Trees: Past Life — due Feb. 18th
- Hey Rosetta!: TBA on both title and date, but I know they’ve recorded it and I can’t wait for it to come out!
- Bike for Three: So Much Forever – due Feb. 11th
- Jeremy Fisher: TBA — due in May
- Del Barber: Prairieography – due February (first album with True North Records)
- Doug Paisley: Strong Feelings – just released!
- Farewell Drifters: Tomorrow Forever – due Jan. 28th
- Hurray for the Riff Raff: Small Town Heroes — due Feb. 11th
- Mo Kenney: Title and time TBA, but she has been posting pictures of herself in the studio!
- Tony Trischka: Great Big World — due Feb. 4th
- Matt Anderson: Weightless – due Feb. 4th
- Fleet Foxes: nothing confirmed, but rumours abound!