Best Of 2016: Indie Roots

MAGNET’s Devon Leger picks the best indie-roots releases of the year

1 Kacy & Clayton Strange Country (New West)
2 Kris Drever If Wishes Were Horses (Reveal)
3 Aoife O’Donovan In The Magic Hour (Yep Roc)
4 Amythyst Kiah & Her Chest Of Glass Amythyst Kiah & Her Chest Of Glass (self-released)
5 Dwight Yoakam Swimmin’ Pools, Movie Stars… (Sugar Hill)
6 Tanya Tagaq Retribution (Six Shooter)
7 Anna Tivel Heroes Waking Up (Fluff & Gravy)
8 Andrew Bird Are You Serious (Loma Vista)
9 David Krakauer’s Ancestral Groove Checkpoint (Label Bleu)
10 The Cactus Blossoms You’re Dreaming (Red House)