The Top 100 CDs as heard on The Sound 2018

Dec 24, 2018

Top 40 CDs as heard on The Sound for 2018

1)Liberty - Lindi Ortega (Shadowbox)
2)Back Roads and Abandoned Motels - The Jayhawks (Legacy)
3)Out from Under - Michael McDermott (Pauper Sky)
4)Both Ways - Donovan Woods (Meant Well)
5)Tearing at the Seams - Nathaniel Rateliff & the Night Sweats (Stax)
6)The Blues is Alive and Well - Buddy Guy (Silvertone)
7)All of this Life - The Record Company (Concord)
8)Encore - Anderson East (Elektra)
9)False River - Andrew Duhon
10)On this Day Last Year - Lay Low Moon (Battlement)
11)Out of the Blues - Boz Scaggs (Concord)
12)The View from the Edge - David Wilcox
13)Tokyo Bay/Crying Inside - Nick Lowe (Yep Roc)
14)Free Yourself Up - Lake Street Dive (Nonesuch)
15)Songs of Experience – U2 (Island)
16)The High Cost of Low Living - The Nick Moss Band (Alligator)
17)Eli Paperboy Reed meets High & Mighty Brass Band (Yep Roc)
18)Karma for Cheap - Aaron Lee Tasjan (New West)
19)Silver & Stone - Mike Farris (Compass)
20)Veloninos (Rue End)
21)World Gone Mad - The Weight Band
22)Living With Your Ghost - Kara Grainger (Station House)
23)Here in Babylon - Teresa James and the Rhythm Tramps
24)Goin’ Platinum! – Robert Finley  (Easy Eye Sound)
25)A Message from the People Revisited - Band of Heathens (BOH)
26)Golden Hour - Kacey Musgraves (MCA)
27)Whatever It Takes - The James Hunter Six (Daptone)
28)E.G.O. - Lucie Silvas (Thirty Tigers)
29)Look Now - Elvis Costello and the Imposters (Concord)
30)From a Room: Volume 2 – Chris Stapleton (Mercury)
31)Once Upon a Time in the West - Gwen Sebastian (Flying Island)
32)The Big Bad Blues - Billy F Gibbons (Concord)
33)Slings & Arrows - Michelle Malone (SBS)
34)Egypt Station - Paul McCartney (Capitol)
35)New World Arisin’ – Big Head Todd and the Monsters (Big)
36)As You Were – Liam Gallagher (Warner Brothers)
37)Far From Home – Animal Years (eOne)
38)Other Arrangements - Parker Millsap (Okra Homa)
39)The Magic Tree - Steve Forbert (Blue Rose)
40)Carolina Confession - The Marcus King Band (Fantasy)
41)Covers - The Smithereens (Sunset Blvd)
42)Crazy Like Me – Billy Burnette (Rock and Roll With It)
43)Driving Friend - Johnny Irion (Black Wing)
44)Dyna-Mite - Jon Cleary (FHQ)
45)First Class Life - Mike Zito (Ruf)
46)Sassafras!- Tami Neilson (Factor)
47)Secularia - Eliza Gilkyson (Red House)
48)The Whiskey Bayou Session - Damon Fowler (Whiskey Bayou)
49)Tilt and Shine - Kevin Gordon
50)Laila Biali (Chronograph)
51)One Drop of Truth - The Wood Brothers (Thirty Tigers)
52)The Other Side - Dawn & Hawkes
53)Dove - Belly
54)Loversity - Sam Lewis
55)Love's Middle Name - Sarah Borges & the Broken Singles (Blue Corn)
56)Lucky Star - Brooks Williams (Red Guitar Blue)
57)Tell Me That You Love Me - The Underhill Family Orchestra (Skate Mountain)
58)America's Child - Shemekia Copeland (Alligator)
59)Ancient Noise - Patrick Sweany (Nine Mile)
60)Cry No More - Danielle Nicole (Concord)
61)Don't Let the Devil Ride - Paul Thorn (Perpetual Obscurity)
62)Downey to Lubbock - Dave Alvin and Jimmie Dale Gilmore (Yep Roc)
63)Find a Light - Blackberry Smoke (3 Legged Records)
64)My New Moon - Amos Lee (Dualtone)
65)No Mercy in this Land - Ben Harper and Charlie Musselwhite (Anti)
66)Revolution in your Heart - Eric Lindell (Alligator)
67)Songs for the Living and Otherwise - The Mulligan Brothers
68)Wide Awake - Rayland Baxter (ATO)
69)Love is an Army - Janiva Magness (Blue Elan)
70)Roll With It – The Coffis Brothers & the Mountain Men
71)Shine Bright - Marcia Ball (Alligator)
72)Sometimes Just the Sky - Mary Chapin Carpenter (Lambent Light)
73)Swallowed by the New - Glen Phillips (Compass)
74)The Crossing - Alejandro Escovedo (Yep Roc)
75)The Laughing Apple – Yusuf (Decca/Cat-o-log)
76)Winning Hand - Tinsley Ellis (Alligator)
77)Black Velvet - Charles Bradley (Daptone)
78)Strange Angels: In Flight with Elmore James (Sylvan Songs)
79)The Prodigal Son - Ry Cooder (Fantasy)
80)Tough as Love - Lindsay Beaver (Alligator)
81)A Tribute to Dan Fogelberg (BMG)
82)Mixtape - Mark Erelli
83)Something Higher - Leftover Salmon (LoS)
84)True in Time - John Gorka (Red House)
85)By the Way I Forgive You - Brandi Carlile (Elektra)
86)Natural - Jesse Terry (Jackson Beach)
87)Seven Day Blues - Johnny Tucker (High John)
88)The Otherside - Big Something (Truth Serum)
89)Thanks for Listening - Chris Thile (Nonesuch)
90)An American Treasure - Tom Petty (Reprise)
91)Gold - Sister Sparrow (Thirty Tigers)
92)Carry Fire – Robert Plant (Nonesuch)
93)Come Tomorrow - Dave Matthews Band (RCA)
94)Undivided Heart & Soul – JD McPherson (New West)
95)Kindness, A Rebel - River Whyless (Roll Call)
96)Tenkiller - Marie/Lepanto (Big Legal Mess)
97)Weed Garden - Iron & Wine (Sub Pop)
98)Let It Pass - The Stray Birds
99)She Remembers Everything - Rosanne Cash (Blue Note)
100)True – The Elders (PubTone)