Weird folk and electronics with a home made tinge

A Listmania! list by Pygmalion (London, UK)
 
The Milk-Eyed Mender
1.  The Milk-Eyed Mender by Joanna Newsom
The list author says:
  "Joanna Newsom's harp with untrained voice is delicate and visceral. Cinematic and magical songs"
£11.80   Used & New from: £5.76
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (48 customer reviews)

La Maison De Mon Reve
2.  La Maison De Mon Reve by CocoRosie
The list author says:
  "Voices, noisy toys, and field recordings collage into bliss on this indescribably weird yet emotive release"
£9.71   Used & New from: £1.00
3.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews)

For Emma Forever Ago
3.  For Emma Forever Ago by Bon Iver
The list author says:
  "Well this is almost a staple now emotive, personal and empathic for those of you who need to wallow"
£9.99   Used & New from: £4.21
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (128 customer reviews)

Volker Bertelmann: Ferndorf
4.  Volker Bertelmann: Ferndorf by Hauschka
The list author says:
  "Fantastic minimal and personal piano pieces with additional strange noises and strings, even better live"
£13.83   Used & New from: £6.49
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

In Rainbows
5.  In Rainbows by Radiohead
The list author says:
  "They are still interesting and their recordings sound fantastic"
£6.99   Used & New from: £2.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (165 customer reviews)

BLUE EYED IN THE RED ROOM
6.  BLUE EYED IN THE RED ROOM by Boom Bip
The list author says:
  "Beautifully produced album of collaborations mixing folky songs with laid back dance music."
£7.90   Used & New from: £1.06
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

The Seldom Seen Kid
7.  The Seldom Seen Kid by elbow
The list author says:
  "Elbow used to bore the arse off me until this album. Incredible songs. An album of it's time, hope it ages well."
£3.00   Used & New from: £0.78
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (388 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Yellow House
8.  Yellow House by Grizzly Bear
The list author says:
  "Inspiring arrangements of personal and unique songs, great use of folk paraphernalia"
£11.08   Used & New from: £1.90
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (10 customer reviews)

In Ear Park
9.  In Ear Park by Department of Eagles
The list author says:
  "unique songs, intricately recorded with meticulous production, more use of folk paraphernalia"
£11.12   Used & New from: £5.01
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)

Old Simplicity
10.  Old Simplicity by Ranger3
The list author says:
  "This album is an astonishing feat of musical ability and studio skill. Ranger3 manage to give folk an excitingly modern twist, without losing the warmth at its heart"
£7.68   Used & New from: £0.19
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

Listening Tree
11.  Listening Tree by Tim Exile
The list author says:
  "A little eighties sounding, but with moments of magic. Great live fantastic live"
£8.02   Used & New from: £3.91
3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)

Mothertongue
12.  Mothertongue by Nico Muhly
The list author says:
  "A lot of ideas in a short space but successfully mixing classical composition with electronics and storytelling. no mean feat."
£10.62   Used & New from: £6.75
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

Noble Beast
13.  Noble Beast by Andrew Bird
The list author says:
  "musically inventive work, great arrangement, ' mixes classic songwriting with folk, innovation and an interest in production.  However the lyrics are a tad off-putting and cringeworthy"
£8.99   Used & New from: £3.98
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11 customer reviews)

Middle Cyclone
14.  Middle Cyclone by Neko Case
The list author says:
  "idiosyncratic chord progressions and bold arrangements help to carve out this  distinctive alt. country sound which ultimately serves to support that incredible voice"
£9.08   Used & New from: £6.23
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews)

Parades
15.  Parades by Efterklang
The list author says:
  "rich home-made orchestrations with crashes,shimmers and whispers. Delicate and endearing"
£14.63   Used & New from: £2.16
3.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

La Roux
16.  La Roux by La Roux
The list author says:
  "80s revival with a shoreditch twist, very engaging lightweight pop, album has not yet been released, production is interesting if a little slapdash,  catch it before it evaporates"
£5.90   Used & New from: £0.31
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (110 customer reviews)

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