Top 30 new albums for week ending Mar 15 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 Stella Donnelly Beware of the Dogs Secretly Canadian
2 Benjamin Shepherd 96 Corolla – Single self-released
3 The Cleaners From Venus Time Machine – Single Mr Mule
4 The Coathangers The Devil You Know Suicide Squeeze
5 Our Native Daughters Songs of Our Native Daughters Smithsonian Folkways
6 Sharon Van Etten Remind Me Tomorrow Jagjaguwar
7 Hand Habits placeholder Saddle Creek
8 Eerie Wanda Pet Town Joyful Noise
9 Y La Bamba Mujeres Tender Loving Empire
10 Sleaford Mods Eton Alive Extreme Eating
11 Ibibio Sound Machine Doko Mien Merge
12 Rocky Dawuni Beats of Zion Aquarian / Six Degrees
13 Elena Setién Another Kind of Revolution Thrill Jockey
14 Helado Negro This is How You Smile RVNG Intl.
15 Matmos Plastic Anniversary Thrill Jockey
16 Nick Waterhouse Nick Waterhouse Innovative Leisure
17 Nicole Willis & Banda Palomita My Soul Sensation – EP Redwood Music
18 Hot Flash Heat Wave Mood Ring – EP Hot Flash Heat Wave / EMPIRE
19 SPELLLING Mazy Fly Sacred Bones
20 Moving Panoramas In Two Modern Outsider
21 Rina Mushonga In a Galaxy [PIAS] Holland
22 Shelley Segal Holy – EP True Music
23 Sarah Burton Give Me What I Want self-released
24 Fever High Avec You EP Fever High
25 Ella Vos Watch & Wait – EP hwyl, llc
26 Chasms The Mirage felte
27 Luther Russell Medium Cool Fluff and Gravy
28 Ladytron Ladytron !K7
29 Constance Hauman High Tides Isotopia
30 Allison de Groot & Tatiana Hargreaves Allison de Groot & Tatiana Hargreaves Free Dirt

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7 March 16th, 2019

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Top 30 new albums for week ending Mar 8 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 Deerhunter Why Hasn’t Everything Already Disappeared? 4AD
2 Lula Wiles What Will We Do Smithsonian Folkways
3 Mary Bragg Violets as Camouflage Mary Bragg / Tone Tree Music
4 Bob Mould Sunshine Rock Merge
5 Our Native Daughters Songs of Our Native Daughters Smithsonian Folkways
6 Melissa Ruth Meteor Melissa Ruth
7 Ladytron Ladytron !K7
8 Mdou Moctar Kamane Tarhanin – single Sahel Sounds
9 Saw Black Blocking out the Windows – Single Crystal Pistol
10 Tellico Woven Waters Organic
11 Parquet Courts Wide Awake! Rough Trade
12 Clare Means Sidewalk Astronomy self-released
13 Royal Trux White Stuff Fat Possum
14 Helado Negro This Is How You Smile RVNG Intl.
15 Living Hour Softer Faces Kanine
16 Faux Ferocious Pretty Groovy Burger
17 Matmos Plastic Anniversary Thrill Jockey
18 Hand Habits Placeholder Saddle Creek
19 Branko Nosso Enchufada
20 Pom Poko Birthday Bella Union
21 Charlotte Adigéry Zandoli – EP DEEWEE / PIAS
22 Feels Post Earth Wichita
23 Emilie Kahn Outro Secret City
24 Bad Bad Hats Lightning Round Afternoon
25 Sunwatchers Illegal Moves Trouble In Mind
26 Fever High Avec You EP Fever High
27 Jessica Pratt Quiet Signs Mexican Summer
28 Chasms The Mirage felte
29 Constance Hauman High Tides Isotopia
30 Cochemea All My Relations Daptone

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7 March 9th, 2019

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