And the yearâ€™s winners are....
Time Out NY, Issue No. 483 | Dec. 30, 04 - Jan. 5, 05
The TONY music staff listened to an awful lot of records in 2004 â€“ here are our favoritesExcerpt:
Jay Ruttenberg, music writer
9. Devendra Banhart, Rejoicing in the Hands (Young God)
In toning down his vocal hiccups, the eccentric folkie taps a natural flow.
Mike Wolf, music editor
5. Devendra Banhart, Rejoicing in the Hands (Young God)
The folk sceneâ€™s lightning rod crackles with the joy of life on the first of his two 2004 albums.