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Acousticity Top 20

The votes have been tallied, and here they are ... Acousticity's Top Twenty Folk Songs Of All Time!

  1. Woody Guthrie: This Land Is Your Land
  2. Arlo Guthrie: City Of New Orleans
  3. Bob Dylan: Blowin' In The Wind
  4. Steve Goodman: City Of New Orleans
  5. John Prine: Angel From Montgomery
  6. Alison Krauss & Gillian Welch: I'll Fly Away
  7. The Weavers: Goodnight Irene
  8. Pete Seeger: If I Had A Hammer
  9. Peter Paul And Mary: Puff The Magic Dragon
  10. Bob Dylan: Don't Think Twice, It's Alright
  11. Nickel Creek: The Lighthouse's Tale
  12. Emmylou Harris: Wayfaring Stranger
  13. Judy Collins: Who Knows Where The Time Goes?
  14. Alison Krauss & Union Station: There Is A Reason
  15. Arlo Guthrie: Alice's Restaurant
  16. Peter Rowan: Walls Of Time
  17. Joni Mitchell: Big Yellow Taxi
  18. Townes Van Zandt: If I Needed You
  19. John Gorka: Blue Chalk
  20. (Tie) Leadbelly: Midnight Special 
    (Tie) Eddi Reader: Wild Mountainside

The following artists all had several of their songs chosen. Here, then, is a bonus list of the 10 Top Artists.

  1. Bob Dylan
  2. Woody Guthrie
  3. Arlo Guthrie
  4. Nickel Creek
  5. Alison Krauss
  6. Steve Goodman
  7. Emmylou Harris
  8. Judy Collins
  9. Townes Van Zandt
  10. (Tie)
  • Joni Mitchell
  • John Gorka
  • Leadbelly
  • Steve Martin
  • Phil Ochs

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2013-12-10T16:33:08.939-06:00 2013