At The Deli, we define “Alt Rootsy” or "Alt Folk" those artists that have a basis in American roots music yet manage to somehow veer off its traditional ways - hence the picture above.
Total submissions in this category: 38
Artists Qualified to the Poll's Next Stage (starting around 01.15):
Honorable Mentions (scores about 6.5):
Jurors: Chrissy Prisco (Deli New England), Lucy Sherman (Deli Contributor), QD Tran (Deli Philadelphia)
The Deli's Staff