Top Psychedelic Folk Albums





Rank All Time Artist Album Subgenre(s) Other Genre(s) Year
1
50
Love Forever Changes Psychedelic Pop, Psychedelic Rock 1967
2
434
Grizzly Bear Veckatimest Indie Folk, Psychedelic Pop 2009
3
663
Tim Buckley Happy Sad Singer/Songwriter 1969
4
712
Syd Barrett The Madcap Laughs Psychedelic Rock, Singer/Songwriter 1970
5
794
The Incredible String Band The Hangman's Beautiful Daughter 1968
6
843
Angel Olsen Burn Your Fire for No Witness Indie Folk, Singer/Songwriter 2014
7
845
The Microphones The Glow, Pt. 2 Indie Folk, Lo-Fi Indie 2001
8
849
Grizzly Bear Shields Indie Folk 2012
9
967
Alexander Skip Spence Oar Singer/Songwriter 1969
10
1028
Animal Collective Sung Tongs Freak Folk Avant-Folk, Neo-Psychedelia 2004
11
1244
Donovan Sunshine Superman Psychedelic Pop, Singer/Songwriter 1966
12
1319
Grizzly Bear Yellow House Indie Folk 2006
13
2149
Comus First Utterance Freak Folk Progressive Folk 1971
14
2240
Buffy Sainte-Marie Illuminations Singer/Songwriter 1969
15
2372
Third Ear Band Third Ear Band Free Folk Progressive Folk 1970
16
2377
Robyn Hitchcock I Often Dream of Trains Singer/Songwriter 1984
17
2388
Pearls Before Swine One Nation Underground 1967
18
2393
Linda Perhacs Parallelograms Singer/Songwriter 1970
19
2458
The Incredible String Band The 5000 Spirits or the Layers of the Onion 1967
20
2495
The Fugs The Village Fugs/The Fugs' First Album Beat Poetry, Folk Rock, Garage Rock 1965
21
2640
Father John Misty Fear Fun Indie Folk, Singer/Songwriter 2012
22
2698
Syd Barrett Barrett Psychedelic Rock 1970
23
2718
Tim Buckley Blue Afternoon Singer/Songwriter 1969
24
2721
Pearls Before Swine Balaklava 1968
25
2971
The Microphones Mount Eerie Avant-Folk, Lo-Fi Indie 2003

Albums "bubbling under" the all-time top 3000:
Weyes Blood Front Row Seat to Earth 2016
Gorky's Zygotic Mynci Barafundle Psychedelic Pop 1997
CocoRosie La Maison De Mon Rêve Freak Folk Art Pop, Lo-Fi Indie 2004
Sisa Qualsevol nit pot sortir el sol Psychedelic Pop 1975
Ryley Walker Golden Sings That Have Been Sung Chamber Folk, Singer/Songwriter 2016
CocoRosie Noah's Ark Freak Folk Folktronica, Lo-Fi Indie 2005
Califone Roots & Crowns Alt-Country 2006
Judy Henske & Jerry Yester Farewell Aldebaran Psychedelic Rock 1969
DM Stith Heavy Ghost Chamber Folk, Singer/Songwriter 2009
Espers Espers II 2006
Six Organs of Admittance School of the Flower American Primitivism 2005
Hope Sandoval & The Warm Inventions Until the Hunter Dream Pop 2016
Gorky's Zygotic Mynci Spanish Dance Troupe Folk Rock, Indie Folk, Indie Pop 1999
Paavoharju Laulu Laakson Kukista 2008