While readjusting to life amid a global pandemic, many artists have spent recent months in the studio readying new music. The 2022 new releases calendar is packed with albums from some of fans' favorite country, Americana, bluegrass and folk artists.

Brent Cobb, Greensky Bluegrass, Paul Cauthen, Dolly Parton, The Cactus Blossoms, Shovels & Rope and Hurray for the Riff Raff are among the artists who have already announced full-length records to be released in the new year.

Keep reading for a complete rundown of 2022's new country, Americana, bluegrass and folk album releases. This list will be updated as more albums and EPs are announced.

2022's New Country, Americana, Bluegrass and Folk Albums


Jan. 14: The Lumineers, Brightside
Jan. 14: The Kernal, Listen to the Blood
Jan. 14: Punch Brothers, Hell on Church Street
Jan. 14: Noah Guthrie, Blue Wall
Jan. 14: Jamestown Revival, Young Man
Jan. 14: Jacob Bryant, Bar Stool Preacher
Jan. 14: Connor Smith, Didn't Go Too Far
Jan. 14: Eliza Gilkyson, Songs From the River Wind
Jan. 14: Drew & Ellie Holcomb, Coming Home: A Collection of Songs
Jan. 21: Brothers Osborne, Skeletons (Deluxe Edition)
Jan. 21: Walker Hayes, Country Stuff the Album
Jan. 21: Anna Ash, Sleeper
Jan. 21: Greensky Bluegrass, Stress Dreams
Jan. 21: Janis Ian, The Light at the End of the Line
Jan. 21: Texas Hill, Heaven Down Here
Jan. 21: Keb’ Mo’, Good to Be
Jan. 21: Aoife O'Donovan, Age of Apathy
Jan. 21: Tammy Rogers and Thomm Jutz, Surely Will Be Singing
Jan. 21: Goodnight, Texas, How Long Will It Take Them To Die
Jan. 21: The Whitmore Sisters, Ghost Stories
Jan. 21: John Mellencamp, Strictly a One-Eyed Jack
Jan. 28: Morgan Wade, Reckless (Deluxe Edition)
Jan. 28: Brent Cobb, And Now, Let’s Turn To Page…
Jan. 28: John Mayall, The Sun is Shining Down
Jan. 28: North Mississippi Allstars, Set Sail 
Jan. 28: Rod + Rose, Rod + Rose
Jan. 28: Ryan Culwell, Run Like a Bull
Jan. 28: Maddie & Tae, Through the Madness Vol. 1
Jan. 28: Adam Shoenfeld, All the Birds Sing
Jan. 28: Grady Spencer & the Work, Wait
Jan. 28: Sad Daddy, Way Up in the Hills


Feb. 4: Erin Rae, Lighten Up
Feb. 4: B.J. Thomas, In Remembrance - Love Songs & Lost Treasures
Feb. 4: Sam Weber, Get Free
Feb. 4: Chris Castino & Chicken Wire, Fresh Pickles
Feb. 4: Mason Jennings, Real Heart
Feb. 11: The Cactus Blossoms, One Day
Feb. 11: Big Thief, Ragon New Warm Mountain I Believe In You
Feb. 11: Sophie & the Broken Things, Delusions Of Grandeur
Feb. 11: Lynda Randle, Pilgrim Journey
Feb. 11: Priscilla Block, Welcome to the Block Party
Feb. 18: Hurray for the Riff Raff, Life on Earth
Feb. 18: Shovels & Rope, Manticore
Feb. 18: Sarah Shook & the Disarmers, Nightroamer
Feb. 18: The Del McCoury Band, Almost Proud
Feb. 18: The Pine Hearts, Lost Love Songs
Feb. 18: Eric Bolander, Can't Get There From Here
Feb. 18: Bobby Weir & Wolf Bros, Bobby Weir & Wolf Bros: Live in Colorado
Feb. 25: Yonder Mountain String Band, Get Yourself Outside
Feb. 25: Jamie McDell, Jamie McDell
Feb. 25: Jody Collins, Spellbound
Feb. 25: The HawtThorns, Tarot Cards and Shooting Stars
Feb. 25: Anne Elise Hastings, Unmasking a Confidence Trickster
Feb. 25: The Wooks, Flyin’ High


March 4: Jack Barksdale, Death of a Hummingbird
March 4: Brontë Fall, Winter (EP)
March 4: Allegra Krieger, Precious Thing
March 4: Erinn Peet Lukes, EPL
March 4: Jackie BristowOutsider
March 7:
Dolly Parton, Run, Rose, Run
March 11: Jeremy Ivey, Invisible Pictures
March 11: 
Ferris & Sylvester, Superhuman
March 18: Randall King, Shot Glass
March 18: Geneviève Racette, Satellite
March 25: Kevin Devine, Nothing's Real, So Nothing's Wrong
March 25: Ian Noe, River Fools & Mountain Saints
March 25: Hannah Bethel, Until The Sun Comes Back Around (EP)


April 1: Paul Cauthen, Country Coming Down
April 1: Elliah Heifetz, First Generation American
April 8: Jack White, Fear of the Dawn
April 22: Old Crow Medicine Show, Paint This Town
April 22: Jason Aldean, Macon, Georgia


May 6: Ryan Sheridan, Americana




July 22: Jack White, Entering Heaven Alive