Strangers Almanac was a column written about singer-songwriters for Glide Magazine.

Katie Guymon and I started it in February of 2008, and it lasted 40 Volumes (plus two "Best Of" columns and one larger list), all of which you can read below. We had a good run.

Volume 1: Steve Earle

Volume 2: Jason Collett

Volume 3: Rosie Thomas

Volume 4: Tristan Prettyman

Volume 5: David Ford

Volume 6: Jacob Golden

Volume 7: Brandi Carlile

Volume 8: Mia and Jonah

Volume 9: Tift Merritt

Volume 10: Mason Jennings

Volume 11: Jessica Sonner

Volume 12: Ryan Adams

Volume 13: Brooke Fraser

Volume 14: William Fitzsimmons

Volume 15: Neil Young

Volume 16: Ray Lamontagne

Volume 17: Lucinda Williams

Volume 18: Rachael Yamagata

Volume 19: Andrew Bird

Volume 20: Serena Ryder

Volume 21: Bon Iver

Volume 22: Jenny Lewis

Volume 23: Neko Case

Volume 24: A.C. Newman

Volume 25: Samantha Crain

Volume 26: Joe Jackson

Volume 27: Regina Spektor

Volume 28: Jason Karaban

Volume 29: The Low Anthem

Volume 30: Guest Columnist Matthew Ryan

Volume 31: Jeff Tweedy

Volume 32: The Avett Brothers

Volume 33: Annie Stela

Volume 34: The Swell Season

Volume 35: Bob Dylan

Volume 36: Davd Gray

Volume 37: Jay Farrar

Volume 38: The Duchess & The Duke

Volume 39: Sam Quinn

Volume 40: Courtney Jaye

Best of 2008

Best of 2009

25 Essential Singer-Songwriter Albums of the Decade