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Album of the Month Club

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2017 Month Artist Title
January 2017 The xx I See You
February 2017 Strand of Oaks Hard Love
March 2017 Laura Marling Semper Femina
April 2017 Hurray for the Riff Raff The Navigator
May 2017 Blondie Pollinator
June 2017 Dan Auerbach Waiting on a Song
July 2017 Slow Dancer In a Mood
August 2017 Arcade Fire Everything Now
September 2017 The War on Drugs A Deeper Understanding


2016 Month Artist Title
January 2016 David Bowie Blackstar
February 2016 Sunflower Bean Human Ceremony
March 2016 Various God Don't Never Change: The Songs of Blind Willie Johnson
April 2016 Sam Beam/Jesca Hoop Love Letter for Fire
May 2016 Andrew Bird Are You Serious
June 2016 Sturgill Simpson A Sailor's Guide to Earth
July 2016 case/lang/viers case/lang/viers
August 2016 Blood Orange Freetown Sound
September 2016 The Head and The Heart Signs of Light
October 2016 Bon Iver 22, A Million
November 2016 Regina Spektor Remember Us to Life
December 2016 Seratones Get Gone


2015 Month Artist Title
January 2015 Thompson Family
February 2015 Father John Misty I Love You, Honeybear
March 2015 Brandi Carlile The Firewatcher's Daughter
April 2015 Twin Shadows Eclipse
May 2015 Mumford and Sons Wilder Mind
June 2015 Dawes All Your Favorite Bands
July 2015 The Tallest Man on Earth Dark Bird is Home
August 2015 Tame Impala Currents
September 2015 The Arcs Yours, Dreamily
October 2015 Josh Ritter Sermon on the Rocks
November 2015 Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings It's a Holiday Soul Party
December 2015 Sam Outlaw Angeleno


2014 Month Artist Title
January 2014 Bruce Springsteen High Hopes
February 2014 Lost in the Trees Past Life
March 2014 Dum Dum Girls Too True
April 2014 Real Estate Atlas
May 2014 Ray LaMontagne Supernova
June 2014 Jack White Lazaretto
July 2014 Jungle Jungle
August 2014 John Fullbright Songs
September 2014 Ryan Adams Ryan Adams
October 2014 Stars No One is Lost
November 2014 TV on the Radio Seeds
December 2014 The Decemberists What a Terrible World, What a Beautiful World


2013 Month Artist Title
January 2013 Josh Ritter The Beast In its Tracks
February 2013 The Mavericks In Time
March 2013 The Lone Bellow The Lone Bellow
April 2013 Phosphorescent Muchacho
May 2013 Daft Punk Random Access Memories
June 2013 Dawes Stories Don't End
July 2013 Preservation Hall Jazz Band That's It!
August 2013 Valerie June Pushin' Against a Stone
September 2013 Elvis Costello and The Roots Wise Up Ghost
October 2013 Okkervil River The Silver Gymnasium
November 2013 Nick Lowe Quality Street: A Seasonal Selection For All The Family
December 2013 Arcade Fire Reflektor


2012 Month Artist Title
January 2012 Various Artists: Bob Dylan Tribute Chimes of Freedom
February 2012 Bruce Springsteen Wrecking Ball
March 2012 Bhi Bhiman Bhiman
April 2012 Alabama Shakes Boys & Girls
May 2012 Jonathan Wilson Gentle Spirit
June 2012 Beach House Bloom
July 2012 Amy Cook Summer Skin
August 2012 Bob Dylan Tempest
September 2012 Van Morrison Born to Sing... No Plan B
October 2012 JD McPherson Signs & Signifiers
November 2012 Leonard Cohen Old Ideas
December 2012 Foxygen We Are the 21st Century Ambassadors of Peace & Magic


2011 Month Artist Title
January 2011 Amos Lee Mission Bell
February 2011 David Wax Museum Everything is Saved
March 2011 The Head and The Heart The Head and The Heart
April 2011 Levon Helm Live at the Ryman
May 2011 kd lang and the Sis Boom Bang Sing it Loud
June 2011 Danger Mouse & Daniele Luppi Rome
July 2011 Gillian Welch The Harrow and the Harvest
August 2011 Beirut The Rip Tide
September 2011 Diego Garcia Laura
October 2011 Ryan Adams Ashes & Fire
November 2011 Paul McCartney Kisses on the Bottom
November Bonus! Various Artists FUV Live Vol. 14
December 2011 Kathleen Edwards Voyageur


2010 Month Artist Title
January 2010 Suzanne Vega Love Songs Vol. 1
February 2010 Massive Attack Heliogoland
March 2010 James Maddock Sunrise on Avenue C
April 2010 She and Him Vol. 2
May 2010 Josh Ritter So Runs the World Away
June 2010 Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings I Learned the Hard Way
July 2010 Various: John Prine Tribute Album Broken Hearts and Dirty Windows
August 2010 The Arcade Fire The Suburbs
September 2010 Robert Plant Band of Joy
October 2010 Elvis Costello National Ransom
November 2010 The Secret Sisters The Secret Sisters
November Bonus! Various Artists City Folk Vol. 13
December 2010 The Indigo Girls Holly Happy Days


2009 Month Artist Title
January 2009 Neil Young Sugar Mountain - Live at Canterbury House 1968
February 2009 Bruce Springsteen Working on a Dream
March 2009 The Decemberists The Hazards of Love
April 2009 Jill Sobule California Years
May 2009 Moby Wait for Me
June 2009 Heartless Bastards The Mountain
July 2009 Black Joe Lewis & the Honeybears Tell 'Em What Your Name Is
August 2009 Madness The Liberty of Norton Folgate
September 2009 Rosanne Cash The List
October 2009 Harper Simon Harper Simon
November 2009 Jack Johnson En Concert
November Bonus! Various Artists City Folk Vol. 12
December 2009 Spoon Transference


2008 Month Artist Title
January 2008 Radiohead In Rainbows
February 2008 Cat Power Jukebox
March 2008 Jack Johnson Sleep Through the Static
April 2008 Felice Brothers Felice Brothers
May 2008 Duffy Rockferry
June 2008 James Hunter The Hard Way
July 2008 Amos Lee Last Days at the Lodge
August 2008 Willie Nelson and Wynton Marsalis Two Men With The Blues
September 2008 Fleet Foxes Fleet Foxes
October 2008 David Byrne and Brian Eno Everything That Happens Will Happen Today
November 2008 Jenny Lewis Acid Tongue
November Bonus! Various Artists City Folk Vol. 11
December 2008 Various Putumayo's Jazz & Blues Christmas


2007 Month Artist Title
January 2007 Erin McKeown Sing You Sinners!
February 2007 Norah Jones Not Too Late
March 2007 Arcade Fire Neon Bible
April 2007 Amy Winehouse Back to Black
May 2007 Bright Eyes Cassadaga
June 2007 Ryan Adams Easy Tiger
July 2007 Mavis Staples We'll Never Turn Back
August 2007 Suzanne Vega Beauty and Crime
September 2007 Spoon GaGaGaGaGa
October 2007 Joni Mitchell Shine
November 2007 Various Artists City Folk Live 10


2006 Month Artist Title
January 2006 Rosanne Cash Black Cadillac
February 2006 KT Tunstall Eye to the Telescope
March 2006 The Little Willies The Little Willies
April 2006 Josh Ritter The Animal Years
May 2006 Gomez How We Operate
June 2006 James Hunter People Gonna Talk
July 2006 Corinne Bailey Rae Corinne Bailey Rae
August 2006 Bob Dylan Modern Times
September 2006 Citizen Cope Every Waking Moment
October 2006 Amos Lee Supply and Demand
November 2006 Various Artists City Folk Live 9
December 2006 Madeleine Peyroux Half the Perfect World


2005 Month Artist Title
January 2005 Loretta Lynn Van Lear Rose
February 2005 The Zutons Who Killed... The Zutons
March 2005 Josh Rouse Nashville
April 2005 Moby Hotel
May 2005 John Prine Fair and Square
June 2005 Coldplay X&Y
July 2005 Raul Midon State of Mind
August 2005 Bruce Springsteen VH1's Storytellers DVD
September 2005 John Hiatt Master of Disaster
October 2005 Ryan Adams & the Cardinals Jacksonville City Nights
November 2005 Various City Folk Live 8
December 2005 Herb Alpert & the Tijuana Brass Christmas Album


2004 Month Artist Title
January 2004 Various 'Cold Mountain' Soundtrack
February 2004 Norah Jones Feels Like Home
March 2004 Slaid Cleaves Wishbones
April 2004 Toots and the Maytals True Love
May 2004 Jamie Cullum Twentysomething
June 2004 Bebel Gilberto Bebel Gilberto
July 2004 The Damnwells Bastards of the Beat
August 2004 Ricky Fante Rewind
September 2004 Madeleine Peyroux Careless Love
October 2004 Brian Wilson Smile
November 2004 From WFUV's Studio A City Folk Live VII
December 2004 Loretta Lynn Van Lear Rose


2003 Month Artist Title
January 2003 Kathleen Edwards Failer
February 2003 Ry Cooder & Manuel Galbán Mambo Sinuendo
March 2003 Ben Harper Diamonds on the Inside
April 2003 Petty Booka Let's Talk Dirty in Hawaiian
May 2003 Richard Thompson The Old Kit Bag
June 2003 Steve Winwood About Time
June Bonus! Damien Rice O
July 2003 Fountains of Wayne Welcome, Interstate Managers
August 2003 Josh Ritter Hello Starling
September 2003 Josh Rouse 1972
October 2003 Rickie Lee Jones The Evening of My Best Day
November 2003 Joss Stone The Soul Sessions
December 2003 Aimee Mann Lost in Space: Special Edition
December 2003 Bonus! City Folk Live VI


2002 Month Artist Title
January 2002 Shannon McNally Jukebox Sparrow
February 2002 Various 'I Am Sam' Soundtrack
March 2002 Norah Jones Come Away With Me
April 2002 Gomez In Our Gun
May 2002 The Flatlanders Now Again
June 2002 The Kennedys Get it Right
July 2002 Various Verve Remixed
August 2002 Solomon Burke Don't Give Up on Me
September 2002 Aimee Mann Lost in Space
October 2002 Tom Petty The Last DJ
November 2002 Various City Folk Live V
December 2002 Beth Orton Daybreaker


2001 Month Artist Title
January 2001 Various 'O Brother, Where Art Thou' Soundtrack
February 2001 Amy Correia Carnival Love
March 2001 Jeb Loy Nichols Just What Time It Is
April 2001 The Honeydogs Here's Luck
May 2001 David Byrne Look into the Eyeball
June 2001 Alejandro Escovedo A Man Under the Influence
July 2001 Action Figure Party Action Figure Party
August 2001 Gillian Welch Time (The Revelator)
September 2001 Buddy & Julie Miller Buddy & Julie Miller
October 2001 Ryan Adams Gold
November 2001 Raul Malo Today
December 2001 Dan Bern New American Language

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