U of Music’s Greatest Acoustic Artists Of All Time

Shelter From The Storm - Bob Dylan

Our picks for the 20 greatest acoustic artists of all time…        

  1. Bob Dylan
  2. Neil Young
  3. Paul Simon
  4. Joni Mitchell
  5. Ryan Adams
  6. James Taylor
  7. Van Morrison
  8. Elliott Smith
  9. Crosby Stills and Nash
  10. Nick Drake
  11. Jackson Browne
  12. Ray Lamontagne
  13. Patty Griffin
  14. Cat Stevens
  15. Gregory Alan Isakov
  16. Bruce Cockburn
  17. John Prine
  18. Milk Carton Kids
  19. Iron & Wine
  20. Richard Thompson
  • William_Gee_vonNeumann

    No list like this without Leo Kottke on it is valid in the least…

  • Danny Comer

    Gordon Lightfoot certainly could unseat several of those. Jim Croce should be at least in the top three.

  • Danny Comer

    Additionally, not just Neil Young, but also Crosby, Stills & Nash.

  • Danny Comer

    ” America ” from their first and second albums.

  • Danny Comer

    John Denver, of course !