Top 30 new albums for week ending Feb 1 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.┬áCheck back later if it’s not there yet.

Rank Artist Album Label
1 Unmaker Firmament self-released
2 The Dandy Warhols Why You so Crazy Dine Alone
3 Sharon Van Etten Remind Me Tomorrow Jagjaguwar
4 The Twilight Sad It Won/T Be Like This All the Time Rock Action
5 Victor Haskins Showing Up self-released
6 Mike Krol Power Chords Merge
7 Sarah Louise Nighttime Birds and Morning Stars Thrill Jockey
8 Attic Lights Love In the Time of Shark Attacks Elefant
9 The Exbats E Is for Exbats Burger
10 Boy Harsher Careful Nude Club
11 Better Oblivion Community Center Better Oblivion Community Center Saddlecreek
12 Durand Jones & The Indications American Love Call Dead Oceans / Hostess
13 Yeni Nostalji Yeni Nostalji Ropeadope
14 Cha Wa Spyboy Upt Music
15 Big Sam’s Funky Nation Songs in the Key of Funk, Vol. 1 self-released
16 Vaudou Game Otodi Hot Casa
17 Boygenius boygenius – EP Matador
18 Analog Suspects Transmission 001 self-released
19 Doof Tha Bridge Strangler Gritty City
20 Deviant Loading the Gun 11 PM
21 Petrichor II self-released
22 Fly Anakin & Tuamie Emergency Raps Vol. 4 Mutant Academy
23 Large Margin Large Margin Cheap Cuts
24 Continuation First Songs self-released
25 Midlife Pilot Ready To Be That Way – EP Golden Garden
26 Eerie Wanda Pet Town Joyful Noise
27 Writhing Squares Out of the Ether Trouble In Mind
28 RAT BOY Internationally Unknown Hellcat / Parlophone
29 Sneaks Highway Hypnosis Merge
30 Swervedriver Future Ruins Dangerbird

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7 February 2nd, 2019

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