Top 30 new albums for week ending Oct 5 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 Piranha Rama Piranha Rama Trrrash
2 Bad Magic what’s wrong with my eyes? self-released
3 Sleepwalkers Wake Up – Single Spacebomb
4 Kenneka Cook Moonchild American Paradox
5 Namebrand Chatham Grove Purple Republic / AGM
6 BADBADNOTGOOD & Little Dragon Tried – Single BADBADNOTGOOD Ltd.
7 Lala Lala The Lamb Sub Pop
8 Zark Company Paperbacks self-released
9 Marissa Nadler For My Crimes Sacred Bones
10 Molly Burch First Flower Captured Tracks
11 Windhand Eternal Return Relapse
12 Tirzah Devotion Domino
13 Lyla Foy Bigger Brighter self-released
14 Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers An American Treasure Reprise
15 Young Scum Young Scum Citrus City / Pretty Olivia
16 Recluse Racoon Recluse Racoon Citrus City
17 Midlife Pilot Ready To Be That Way – EP self-released
18 Unmaker Firmament self-released
19 Spooky Cool Every Thing Ever – EP Citrus City
20 Mekong Xpress & The Get Fresh Horns Common Knowledge EggHunt
21 Mudhoney Digital Garbage Sub Pop
22 Marbled Eye Leisure Digital Regress
23 José James Lean on Me Blue Note
24 Amber Arcades European Heartbreak Heavenly
25 Fucked Up Dose Your Dreams Merge
26 Adrianne Lenker abysskiss Saddle Creek
27 Emma Ruth Rundle On Dark Horses Sargent House
28 Christine and the Queens Chris Because Music
29 Miss World Keeping Up With Miss World PNKSLM
30 The Marcus King Band Carolina Confessions Fantasy


New Albums Added:
August, David – D’Angelo (PIAS, 2018)
Baby Grandmothers – Merkurius (Subliminal Sounds, 2018)
Baby Jey – Someday Cowboy (Maintenance, 2018)
Bright, Wesley & the Honeytones – You Don’t Want Me / Happiness (Colemine, 2018)
Cat Power – Wanderer (Domino, 2018)
Cursive – Vitriola (15 Passenger, 2018)
Davidson, Marie – Working Class Woman (Ninja Tune, 2018)
Death Valley Girls – Darkness Rains (Suicide Squeeze, 2018)
Deshauciados – s/t (Slovenly, 2018)
Dig, The – Moonlight Baby / Afternoon With Caroline (Roll Call, 2018)
Doe – Grow Into It (Big Scary Monsters / Topshelf, 2018)
FADE – Fall in Love (Luminelle, 2018)
Frauds – Silence (self-released, 2018)
Hemsworth, Ryan – Elsewhere (Secret Songs / Last Gang, 2018)
Holygram – Modern Cults (Cleopatra, 2018)
Jagwar Twin – Subject to Flooding (self-released, 2018)
Jerry Paper – Like a Baby (Stones Throw, 2018)
Kenney, Madeline – Perfect Shapes (Carpark, 2018)
Kikagaku Moyo – Masana Temples (Guruguru Brain, 2018)
Les Big Byrd – Iran Iraq IKEA (PNKSLM, 2018)
Les Lullies – s/t (Slovenly, 2018)
Lone Kodiak – Pt. I (self-released, 2018)
Matas, Dante – A Colourful Headache (self-released, 2018)
mewithoutYou – [Untitled] (Run for Cover, 2018)
Minus the Bear – Fair Enough (Suicide Squeeze, 2018)
Monta At Odds – Argentum Dreams (8D Industries, 2018)
Nance Group, David – Peaced and Slightly Pulverized (Trouble in Mind, 2018)
Obnox – Bang Messiah (Smog Veil, 2018)
Peach Pit – Being So Normal (Columbia, 2018)
Persian Leaps, The – Pop That Goes Crunch (Land Ski, 2018)
Phosphorescent – C’est La Vie (Dead Oceans, 2018)
Preacherman – Universal Philosophy: Preacherman plays T.J. Hustler’s Greatest Hits (Luaka Bop, 2018)
Raz Simone – Drive Theory (Black Umbrella, 2018)
Redfearn, Alec K. and the Eyesores – The Opposite (Cuneiform, 2018)
Robot Koch – Sphere (Trees and Cyborgs, 2018)
Roche, Lucy Wainwright – Little Beast (self-released, 2018)
Russell, Liam – No Contest (Slaight Music, 2018)
Saint Sister – Shape of Silence (ietoo, 2018)
Sheehan, Rhian – A Quiet Divide (Loop, 2018)
Sick Thoughts – s/t (Goner, 2018)
Smokey Brights – Different Windows (Freakout, 2018)
Starr, Kinnie – Feed the Fire (Aporia, 2018)
Stray Birds, The – Let it Pass (Yep Roc, 2018)
Swearin’ – Fall into the Sun (Merge, 2018)
Thoughts – The Tide (Mint 400, 2018)
Thrill You Kill You – s/t (self-released, 2018)
Timmy’s Organism – Survival of the Fiendish (Burger, 2018)
Tins, The – The Tins (self-released, 2018)
Tokyo Police Club – TPC (Dine Alone, 2018)
Tropa Magica – Y la Muerte de los Commons (Burger, 2018)
Upper Wilds – Mars (Thrill Jockey, 2018)
VA – Bad Reputation (Music from the Original Motion Picture) (Blackheart, 2018)
VA – The Rick and Morty Soundtrack (Sub Pop, 2018)
We Are the City – At Night (Light Organ / Tooth & Nail, 2018)
Wet Ashes – The Main Mane (self-released, 2018)

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7 October 6th, 2018

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