TOP LABELS OF 2009

Compiled by Richard Gillmann from FOLKDJ-L radio playlists
Based on 166046 airplays from 195 different DJs

1. Rounder
2. Red House
3. Compass
4. Sugar Hill
5. Signature
6. Appleseed
7. Columbia
8. Smithsonian/Folkways
9. Borealis
10. Waterbug
11. Vanguard
12. Greentrax
13. Philo
14. Green Linnet
15. Warner
16. Rhino
17. Yep Roc
18. New West
19. Flying Fish
20. Nonesuch
20. Wind River
22. Shanachie
23. Folk-Legacy
24. Rebel
25. RCA
26. Sony
27. Capitol
28. Hightone
29. Proper American
30. Reprise
31. Wildflower
32. Fossil
33. Strictly Country
34. Righteous Babe
35. Pinecastle
36. Alligator
37. Bloodshot
38. Elektra
39. High Horse
40. Rural Rhythm
41. Yellow Room
42. Bear Family
43. Music Road
43. Nettwerk
45. Razor And Tie
46. Anti
47. Dualtone
48. MCA
49. True North
50. Dias
51. Rising Son
52. Shout Factory
53. Lost Highway
54. Mercury
54. Temple
56. Hopeful Sky
57. Hear
58. Turtle Bear
59. Topic
60. Skaggs Family
61. Tuxedo
62. Hudson Harding
63. Black Wolf
63. Red Beet
65. Blue Pine
66. M. C.
66. Zoe
68. Acoustic Disc
69. Arhoolie
70. Putumayo
71. Moon House
72. Atlantic
73. Arc
73. Sleeve Dog
73. Tragedies Private
76. Azalea City
77. Acony
78. EMI
78. What Are
80. Falling Mountain
81. Gadfly
82. A&M
83. Yazoo
84. Cordova Bay
85. Verve
86. Koch
87. Legacy
88. Black Hen
89. Manhattan
90. Itchy Sabot
91. Fantasy
92. Grifftone
92. Patuxent
94. Blue Corn
95. Rykodisc
95. Telarc
97. Hannibal
98. Mad River
98. Woodpecker
100. Hobemian
101. Wabuho
102. Poetman
103. Decca
104. 2nd Story Sound
105. Blix Street
105. Yodel-Ay-Hee
107. Native And Fine
108. American Melody
109. Proper
110. Fallen Angle
111. Threshold
112. Bar None
112. BMG
112. County
115. Flr
115. Northern Blues
117. Sundance
118. Jsp
118. Funzalo
118. Universal
121. Epic
121. Island
123. Snake River
124. ATO
124. Milagrito
124. Vault
127. Narrow Lane
127. Oasis
129. Windham Hill
130. Fogarty's Cove
130. Inside-Out
132. Curb
133. Blind Pig
133. Oh Boy
133. Thin Man
136. Backcountry
136. Sliced Bread
138. Cow Island
139. Asylum
139. Copper Creek
139. Slab Town
139. Stony Plain
143. Blue Circle
144. Round Shining
145. Inside
146. 429
146. Compass Rose
148. Beltane
149. Yellow Dog
150. Prime
150. Romantic Devil
152. Northside
152. Quinlan Road
152. Verve Forecast
152. Yellow Tail
156. Bismeaux
156. Frontera/Scarlet Letter
156. McCoury
156. Scuppernong
160. Alter Road
160. Blue Flute
160. Campus
163. High Street
163. Real World
163. Wepecket Island
163. Wilory
167. American
167. Folk Era
169. Red Pajamas
169. Train Wreck
171. 5-String Productions
171. Park
171. Time Life
174. Fellside
174. Free And Easy
174. Large River
174. Narada
174. Snow Goose
174. Sub Pop
180. Black Socks
180. Blue Note
180. Virgin
183. Lonesome
184. Apex
184. Arista
186. Hadley
186. Polydor
186. Tres Pescadores
189. June Appal
189. Lyric Partners
189. Maggie's
192. Risky Disc
193. Wild Goose
193. Cornbelt
193. Depot
193. Steamboat Mountain
197. Certain
197. Jewell Ridge
199. CMH
199. Great Divide
199. Rabbit Island
199. Ramseur
203. Mad Dragon
203. Tompkins Square
205. Earthwork
205. Merriweather
207. Concord
207. Laker
209. Dunkeld
210. Geffen
210. King Easy
210. Ruf
213. Caribou
213. Music Maker
215. Captain Potato
215. Footprint
215. Free Dirt
215. Stardreamer
219. Delta Groove
219. Eats
221. Rte
222. Appalsongs
222. Blue Ruby
222. Lochshore
222. Out Of The Past
222. Sci Fidelity
222. Urban Campfire
228. Old Hat
228. North Road
230. Corazong
230. Inside Recordings
230. Roheen
233. KBC
233. Make
233. Navigator
236. Bent Trees
236. Harbourtown
236. Redwing
236. Stevenson Productions
236. Weeping Wood
241. Octoroon Biography
241. Trout
241. World Village
244. Blue Boat
244. CBS
244. Elizabeth
244. Red Guitar Blue
244. Sleeping Giant
244. Watermelon
250. Alcazar
250. Hay Holler
250. Polygram

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