Top 30 new albums for week ending Sep 21 presents:

The weekly chart reflects the diversity of programming on WRIR. In an average week, WRIR DJs play approximately 1,200 albums (and EPs and singles).

To make it on the list, an album must be released in the past year. Local bands and albums played by more than one DJ are given priority in the rankings.

Below the chart is a list of new albums added to the music library once that information has been compiled. Check back later if it’s not there yet.

Rank Artist Album Label
1 Idles Joy as an Act of Resistance. Partisan
2 Low Double Negative Sub Pop
3 Mitski Be the Cowboy Dead Oceans
4 Young Scum Young Scum Citrus City / Pretty Olivia
5 Mirah Understanding Absolute Magnitude
6 Guerilla Toss Twisted Crystal DFA
7 Gorillaz The Now Now Parlophone
8 Mothers Render Another Ugly Method Anti/Epitaph
9 Exploded View Obey Sacred Bones
10 Eric Bachmann No Recover Merge
11 Dilly Dally Heaven Partisan
12 Ashes Good Nothings – EP Crystal Pistol
13 Dizzy Mandjeku & Alé Kumá De Palenque à Matongé Zephyrus
14 Butcher Brown Camden Session Gearbox
15 Spiritualized And Nothing Hurt Fat Possum
16 Richard Thompson 13 Rivers New West
17 Manzara Hello My Name Is … Friend Nosy Pants
18 Unmaker Firmament self-released
19 Spooky Cool Every Thing Ever – EP Citrus City
20 Elizabeth Owens Coming of Age self-released
21 We Were Promised Jetpacks The More I Sleep the Less I Dream self released
22 Marc Ribot Songs of Resistance 1948-2018 Anti-
23 Jungle For Ever XL
24 Tirzah Devotion Domino
25 Aphex Twin Collapse – EP Warp
26 Advance Base Animal Companionship Run for Cover
27 Aimee Lay The Other Side of You Respectful Lust
28 Alien Boy Sleeping Lessons Tiny Engines
29 Thalia Zedek Band Fighting Season Thrill Jockey
30 Iron & Wine Weed Garden – EP Sub Pop


New Albums Added:
Alberta – MMMMM (self-released, 2018)
Autogramm – What R U Waiting 4? (Nevado, 2018)
Beak> – >>> (Temporary Residence Ltd. / Invada, 2018)
Biome – The Shores of Temenos (self-released, 2018)
BROCKHAMPTON – iridescence (Question Everything / RCA, 2018)
Brother Reverend – The Tables Turn Too Often (self-released, 2017)
Brown, Lucky & The S.G.’s – Mesquite Suite (Tramp, 2018)
Camera – Emotional Detox (Bureau B, 2018)
Christine and the Queens – Chris (Capitol, 2018)
Cloher, Jen – Live at the Loft and Loew’s (Marathon, 2018)
Cohen, Tim – The Modern World (Sinderlyn, 2018)
Crystal Method, The – The Trip Home (Tiny E, 2018)
Cumulus – Comfort World (Trans-Records, 2018)
Dad Brains – s/t (Pirates Press, 2018)
Das Body – s/t (Luminelle, 2018)
Dirty Nil, The – Master Volume (Dine Alone, 2018)
Exploded View – Obey (Sacred Bones, 2018)
Frontperson – Frontrunner (Oscar St., 2018)
Goddakk – VI: A Good Day for Crows (Silber, 2018)
Hello June – s/t (self-released, 2018)
Holley, Lonnie – MITH (Jagjaguwar, 2018)
Howard – Together Alone (Fashion People, 2018)
Igloo Two – Silver Eyes Meets Doctor Robot (Growroom Productions, 2018)
Intelligence, The – Live in San Francisco (Castle Face, 2018)
Joyce Manor – Million Dollars to Kill Me (Epitaph, 2018)
Lala Lala – The Lamb (Hardly Art, 2018)
Lambda Celsius – Ana Echo and the Beauty of Indifference (Scorpion Beach / Banana Tapes, 2018)
Le, Peter – The Third Eye (self-released, 2018)
Liebing, Chris – Burn Slow (Mute, 2018)
Lydmor – I Told You I’d Tell Them Our Story (HFN, 2018)
Marcus King Band, The – Carolina Confessions (Fantasy, 2018)
Millsap, Parker – Other Arrangements (Okrahoma, 2018)
Miss World – Keeping Up With Miss World (PNKSLM, 2018)
Mutual Benefit – Thunder Follows The Light (Transgressive / PIAS, 2018)
Nadler, Marissa – For My Crimes (Sacred Bones, 2018)
ORB – The Space Between (Flightless / ATO, 2018)
Pale Waves – My Mind Makes Noises (Dirty Hit, 2018)
Parry, Richard Reed – Quiet River of Dust Vol. 1 (Anti-, 2018)
Pernet, Léonie – Crave (Infine, 2018)
Qluster – Elemente (Bureau B, 2018)
Remora – Warm Bodies (Silber, 2018)
Reynolds, Graham – The Difference Engine (Sonic Surgery, 2018)
Rundle, Emma Ruth – On Dark Horses (Sargent House, 2018)
slicnaton – ensemble (Silber, 2018)
Soft Pyramids – Lowrey Go Go (self-released, 2018)
Space Sweeper – Collision (Silber, 2018)
Swift, Richard – The Hex (Secretly Canadian, 2018)
Tommy and the Commies – Here Come Tommy and the Commies (Slovenly, 2018)
Villagers – The Art of Pretending to Swim (Domino, 2018)
Yumi Zouma – EP III (Cascine, 2018)

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7 September 22nd, 2018

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