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100 Greatest Alt Country & Americana

From Avett Brothers to Whiskeytown, this is the best in modern alt country and Americana.

95 songs (6 hours and 55 minutes) curated by Amazon's Music Experts
1
I'm the Man Who Loves You
Wilco - Yankee Hotel Foxtrot [Explicit]
3:55
2
16 Days (Album Version)
Whiskeytown - Strangers Almanac
3:54
3
No Depression
Uncle Tupelo - No Depression (Legacy Edition)
2:20
4
A Minor Place
Bonnie "Prince" Billy - I See A Darkness
3:43
5
Save It For A Rainy Day (Album Version)
The Jayhawks - Rainy Day Music
3:07
6
Always On the Ride
Richmond Fontaine - Post to Wire
3:36
7
Dancefloors
My Morning Jacket - It Still Moves
5:38
8
Indianapolis
The Bottle Rockets - 24 Hours A Day
3:32
9
It's Hard To Be Humble (When You're From Alabama)
Phosphorescent - Here's To Taking It Easy
4:28
10
Up with People
Lambchop - Up with People
6:02
11
Random Rules
Silver Jews - American Water
3:58
12
For Emma
Bon Iver - For Emma, Forever Ago
3:40
13
Kathleen
Josh Ritter - Hello Starling (Deluxe Edition)
4:08
14
Come Pick Me Up [Explicit]
Ryan Adams - Heartbreaker
5:18
15
Windfall (2015 Remaster)
Son Volt - Trace (Remastered)
2:59
16
Question
Old 97's - Hit By a Train: The Best of Old 97's
2:16
17
Far From Any Road
The Handsome Family - Singing Bones
2:46
18
Chateau Lobby #4 (in C for Two Virgins)
Father John Misty - I Love You, Honeybear [Explicit]
2:50
19
Two Silver Trees
Calexico - Carried to Dust
3:49
20
If I've Only One Time Askin'
Daniel Romano - If I've Only One Time Askin'
2:54
21
First Day Of My Life
Bright Eyes - I'm Wide Awake, It's Morning
3:08
22
Alabama Pines (Live)
Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit - Live from Alabama
4:11
23
Frankie's Gun!
The Felice Brothers - The Felice Brothers
4:06
24
I Have Been to the Mountain
Kevin Morby - Singing Saw
3:14
25
The Old Black Hen
Songs: Ohia feat. Lawrence Peters - Magnolia Electric Co. (10th Anniversary Deluxe Edition)
5:48
26
Barton Hollow
The Civil Wars - Barton Hollow
3:25
27
Unless It's Kicks
Okkervil River - The Stage Names
4:38
28
I Wish I Was the Moon
Neko Case - Blacklisted
3:34
29
Wife Beater
Drive-By Truckers - Gangstabilly
3:32
30
Twenty Miles
Deer Tick - The Black Dirt Sessions
3:43
31
Despite What You've Been Told
Two Gallants - Two Gallants
4:29
32
Under The Pressure
The War On Drugs - Lost In The Dream
8:52
33
Ashes
Lindi Ortega - Faded Gloryville
4:34
34
Winter in the Hamptons
Josh Rouse - Nashville
3:08
35
Wish Me Luck
Chuck Prophet - Night Surfer
3:37
36
Flirted With You All My Life
Vic Chesnutt - At The Cut
4:41
37
Breakers Roar
Sturgill Simpson - A Sailor's Guide to Earth
3:32
38
Silver Lining (Album Version)
Kacey Musgraves - Same Trailer Different Park
3:50
39
Own Side
Caitlin Rose - Own Side Now
3:56
40
Sweet Jane
Cowboy Junkies - The Trinity Session
3:35
41
The Weary Kind
Ryan Bingham - Junky Star (International Version)
4:18
42
What Kind of Love
Danny & The Champions Of The World - What Kind of Love
3:11
43
California Stars
Billy Bragg & Wilco - Mermaid Avenue
4:58
44
I Got You [Explicit]
The White Buffalo - Love and the Death of Damnation
3:13
45
Lone Pine Hill
Justin Townes Earle - The Good Life
3:03
46
Bottle Of Blues
Beck - Mutations
4:55
47
Someday I Will Treat You Good
Sparklehorse - Someday I Will Treat You Good
3:44
48
Granddaddy
Patterson Hood - Murdering Oscar (And Other Love Songs)
2:39
49
Blue Canoe
Blue Mountain - Dog Days
4:39
50
Genevieve
Old Crow Medicine Show - Carry Me Back
2:28
51
Fallin' Rain
Karl Blau - Introducing Karl Blau
9:38
52
People C'mon
Delta Spirit - People C'Mon / Trashcan
3:25
53
Metallic Cloud
Damien Jurado - Brothers and Sisters of the Eternal Son
3:25
54
There Was a Time
Mandolin Orange - This Side of Jordan
4:14
55
I Won't Slip Up
The Delines - Colfax
4:12
56
Copperhead Road
Steve Earle - Copperhead Road
4:30
57
My Best Girl
Lucero - Lucero
4:15
58
If I Had A Boat
Lyle Lovett - Pontiac
3:09
59
A Feather's Not A Bird
Rosanne Cash - The River & The Thread
3:18
60
Does My Ring Burn Your Finger
Buddy Miller - Cruel Moon & Midnight and Lonesome
3:15
61
I And Love And You
The Avett Brothers - I And Love And You
5:00
62
Static on the Radio
Jim White - Drill A Hole in that Substrate and Tell Me What You See
6:31
63
Drunken Angel (Album Version)
Lucinda Williams - Car Wheels On A Gravel Road
3:19
64
God Only Knows
Joe Henry - Civilians
5:02
65
Soft Hand
Willard Grant Conspiracy - Regard the End
5:43
66
Untitled Love Song
Angels Of Light - How I Loved You
4:54
67
A Heart Arcane
Horse Feathers - Cynic's New Year
2:49
68
Shiver
Giant Sand - Chore of Enchantment (25th Anniversary Edition)
4:00
69
Then Came the Morning
The Lone Bellow - Then Came the Morning
4:11
70
American Beauty
Drew Holcomb & The Neighbors - Medicine
2:38
71
Down In The Valley
The Head and the Heart - The Head And The Heart
5:03
72
Put on What You Wanna
Richard Buckner - Impasse
2:14
73
Across the River
Alejandro Escovedo - A Man Under the Influence
5:20
74
You Make It Easy (Album Version)
Golden Smog - Another Fine Day
4:12
75
Killed Myself When I Was Young
A.A. Bondy - American Hearts
3:50
76
Start a War
The National - Boxer [Explicit]
3:16
77
Wakin On A Pretty Day
Kurt Vile - Wakin On A Pretty Daze: Deluxe Daze (Post Haze)
9:30
78
Snake Farm
Ray Wylie Hubbard - Snake Farm
3:54
79
I Hope He Breaks Your Heart
American Aquarium - Dances for the Lonely
6:04
80
Don't Carry It All
The Decemberists - The King Is Dead
4:17
81
First Night
The Hold Steady - Boys And Girls in America (Deluxe Edition)
4:54
82
Here's Lookin At You, Kid
The Gaslight Anthem - The '59 Sound
3:36
83
Vampiring Again
Califone - Quicksand/Cradlesnakes
5:04
84
The Love That We Need
Hayes Carll - Lovers and Leavers
4:08
85
Love is All
The Tallest Man On Earth - The Wild Hunt
4:15
86
The Man Comes Around
Johnny Cash - American IV: The Man Comes Around
4:26
87
Red Dirt Girl
Emmylou Harris - Red Dirt Girl
4:16
88
Ways To Be Wicked (Album Version)
Lone Justice - Lone Justice
3:25
89
Carry Me Ohio
Sun Kil Moon - Ghosts Of The Great Highway
6:21
90
Roscoe
Midlake - The Trials Of Van Occupanther
4:46
91
Chinese Translation
M. Ward - Post-War
3:58
92
It’s All Over
The Broken Family Band - Balls [Explicit]
3:47
93
The Nashville Sound
Howe Gelb - The Listener
2:07
94
Not Alone (Album Version)
Patty Griffin - Living With Ghosts
4:32
95
Love Songs on the Radio
Mojave 3 - Facing the Wrong Way
5:48