Top 100
12:32 pm
Fri January 3, 2014

WNCW's 2013 Top 100 - Staff Picks

Martin Anderson:
1.    Steep Canyon Rangers – Tell the Ones I Love (Rounder)
2.    Richard Thompson – Electric (New West)
3.    Tedeschi Trucks Band – Made Up Mind (Masterworks)
4.    Wood Brothers – The Muse (Southern Ground)
5.    Grateful Dead – Sunshine Daydream (Rhino)
6.    Donna the Buffalo – Tonight, Tomorrow and Yesterday (Sugar Hill)
7.    Various: Divided & United: The Songs of the Civil War (ATO)
8.    James Hunter Six – Minute By Minute (Fantasy)
9.    Nicki Bluhm & the Gramblers – self-titled (Little Sur)
10.    Hip Abduction – self-titled (RMI Roots Music)

Joe Kendrick:
1.    Anders Osborne - Peace - (Alligator)
2.    Don Cavalli - Temperamental - (Ever Loving)
3.    Foxygen - We Are the 21st Century Ambassadors of Peace and Magic - (Jagjaguwar)      
4.    John Grant - Pale Green Ghosts - (Partisan)
5.    Superchunk - I Hate Music - (Merge)
6.    Mazzy Star - Seasons Of Your Day - (Rhymes Of An Hour)
7.    Bill Callahan - Dream River - (Drag City)
8.    Wolf People - Fain - (Jagjaguwar)
9.    Laura Marling - Once I Was An Eagle - (Ribbon/Domino)
10.  Dead Tongues - Desert - (self release)   

Roland Dierauf:
1. Bob Dylan - Another Self Portrait
2. Steep Canyon Rangers - Tell The Ones I Love
3. Don Cavalli - Temperamental
4. Billy Sea - Global Americana
5. Valerie June - Pushin' Against A Stone
6. Grateful Dead - Sunshine Daydream
7. Noam Pikelny - Plays Kenny Baker Plays Bill Monroe
8. Anders Osborne - Peace
9. The Wood Brothers - The Muse
10. Wayne Hancock – Ride

Rob Daves:
1) The Uncluded - Hokey Fright
2) Freshlyground - Take Me To The Dance
3) Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds - Push The Sky Away
4) Colleen Green - Sock It To Me
5) Yo La Tengo - Fade
6) Jim Jones Revue - The Savage Heart
7) Songs: Ohia - Magnolia Electric Co.
8) Bill Callahan - Dream River
9) 15-60-75 The Numbers Band - Jimmy Bell's Still In Town
10) Clairy Browne and the Bangin' Rackettes - Baby Caught The Bus

Tom Pittman:
1          Chris Jones - Lonely Comes Easy
2          James King - Three Chords and the Truth
3          Danny Paisley - Road into Town
4          Gibson Brothers - They Called it Music
5          Donna Ulisse - Showin' My Roots
6          Flatt Lonesome - Flatt Lonesome
7          Junior Sisk - The Story of the Day that I Died
8          Mike Scott - Home Sweet Home
9          Unspoken Tradition - Simple Little Town
10         Rebecca Frazier - When We Fall

Sander Morrison:
1- John Fogerty, Wrote a Song for Everyone
2- Dr. Dog, B-Room
3- Charles Bradley, Victim of Love
4- Kermit Ruffins, We Partyin' Traditional Style!
5- Vampire Weekend, Modern Vampires of the City
6- Barton Carroll, Avery County, I'm Bound to You
7- Elvis Costello and the Roots, Wise Up Ghost
8- Booker T, Sound the Alarm
9- The James Hunter Six, Minute By Minute
10- The Zealots, Open Season

Scotty Robertson:
1 Anders Osborne - Peace
2 Tedeschi Trucks Band – Made Up Mind
3 Iron and Wine – Ghost on Ghost
4 James Hunter Six – Minute by Minute
5 The Hip Abduction – The Hip Abduction
6 Charles Bradley- Victim of Love
7 Treetop Flyers – The Mountain Moves
8 The Black Lillies – Runaway Freeway Blues
9 Neko Case – The Worse Things Get…
10 Vieux Farka Toure….Mon Pays

Jasmin Melton:
1. Treetop Flyers - The Mountain Moves
2. Phosphorescent - Muchacho
3. Roadkill Ghost Choir - Quiet Light
4. Amanda Shires - Down Fell The Doves
5. Dr. Dog - B-Room
6. Cave Singers - Naomi
7. Jason Isbell - Southeastern
8. Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeroes - S/T
9. The Defibulators - Debt'll Get'Em
10. Okkervil River - The Silver Gymnasium