50. Jake Bugg - Jake Bugg
That youngster is part of the New Sensitivity movement!
49. Dinosaur Jr. - I Bet on Sky
J Mascis with his guitar
48. Ry Cooder - Election Special
His playing overshadows even this ugly subject
47. Anais Mitchell - Young Man in America
46. Fiona Apple - The Idler Wheel Is Wiser Than the Driver of the Screw and Whipping Cords Will Serve You More Than Ropes Will Ever Do
45. Ty Segall & White Fence - Hair
44. Jon Dee Graham - Garage Sale!
Song of the year - Unaffraid
43. Bill O'Sullivan - Phillip's Head
Grunge singer/songwriter is younger than his voice!
42. Carolina Chocolate Drops - Leaving Eden
Like when you drink cold water from the source
41. Chelle Rose - Ghost of Browder Holler
Even cowgirls get the blues