View Larger Image Paul “Detour” Hartman’s Top 10 Songs of 2014As heard on Detour, the Folk, Roots and World Music show, Sundays 5-7pm on 89.7 WTMD.10. James Hill “Promenade” The Old Silo[Borealis] Electric baritone ukulele from Canada. What more can you ask for?9. Aurelio “Sañanaru” Lándini [RealWorld] Guitar-driven music by Garifuna troubadour from Caribbean coast of Honduras.8. Bumper Jacksons “When the Sun Goes Down in Harlem” Sweet Mama, Sweet Daddy, Come In [www.bumperjacksons.com] Jugband jazz for the 21st century from the Washington/Baltimore area.7. Korrontzi “Diatonic Bilbon” Tradition 2.1 [ARC Music] A contemporary approach to traditional music of Basque Country of Spain featuring the trikitixa (Basque diatonic accordion).6. Eliza Gilkyson “Where No Monument Stands” The Nocturne Diaries [Red House] A great songwriter herself, Gilkyson covers a song by John Gorka.5. Ricardo Lemvo & Makina Loca “Rumba SoYo” La Rumba SoYo [Cumbancha] A blend of Cuban and African music, including his native Angola.4. Habadekuk “Den Ny Maskerade” Kaffepunch [GO’ Danish Folk Music] Award-winning Danish big band.3. John Flynn “Lonely Enough” Poor Man’s Diamonds [www.JohnFlynn.net] One of the best contemporary singer-songwriters.2. The Barr Brothers “Half Crazy” Sleeping Operator [Secret City] The sounds of Mali and Morocco take center stage on this Montreal-based band’s latest album.1. Bellowhead “Roll Alabama” Revival [Island] Why is a British folk-rock big band with horn section playing an American Civil War-era song? To turn it up to 11, that’s why.Honorable mention: Richard Thompson “1952 Vincent Black Lightning” Acoustic Classics [Beeswing] Re-recording of English guitarist’s epic story: “Red hair and black leather, my favourite colour scheme.”Hear Detour’s Top 10 Songs of 2014 on the Sunday, December 21st edition of Detour, 5-7 PM.See other WTMD staff Top-10 picks and VOTE for your favorite songs of 2014! Voting ends December 22nd and the top 89 vote-getters will be counted down on Tuesday, December 30th. By Paul Hartman|2016-10-28T13:13:46-04:00December 9th, 2014|Categories: Countdowns, Detourshow, Top Songs of 2014|Tags: Detour, folk music, roots music, top 10 songs of 2014, world music|Share This:FacebookTwitterLinkedInRedditWhatsAppTumblrPinterestEmail Related Posts Top 897 Songs From the Past 15 Years Countdown The Top 89 Songs of 2016 Detour Top 10 Songs of 2016 Paul “Detour” Hartman’s Top 10 Songs of 2016 The annual Detour April Fool’s Day show!