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

Rank Artist Album Label
1 Steve Gunn The Unseen In Between Matador
2 Mattiel Customer Copy – EP Burger
3 Nikki & the Phantom Callers What the Daughter Does, The Mother Did – Single Tiny Tornado
4 Girlpool What Chaos Is Imaginary Anti/Epitaph
5 Juliana Hatfield Weird American Laundromat
6 Big Business The Beast You Are Joyful Noise
7 Mike Krol Power Chords Merge
8 Maggie Rogers Heard It In A Past Life Capitol
9 King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard Cyboogie b/w Acarine Flightless
10 Ed Schrader’s Music Beat Riddles Carpark
11 Bas Milky Way Dreamville / Interscope
12 Idles Joy as an Act of Resistance. Partisan
13 The Seams Another Side of The Seams Hand Drawn Dracula
14 Continuation First Songs self-released
15 Doof Tha Bridge Strangler Gritty City
16 Petrichor II self-released
17 Debrider Gift Horse – EP self-released
18 Large Margin Large Margin Cheap Cuts
19 Leyla McCalla The Capitalist Blues Jazz Village
20 Cherry Glazerr Stuffed & Ready Secretly Canadian / Hostess
21 Flat Worms Into the Iris – EP Garage Punk
22 Rustin Man Drift Code Domino
23 Go Fever Daydream Hawker – EP self-released
24 Sneaks Highway Hypnosis Merge
25 Eerie Wanda Pet Town Joyful Noise
26 James Blake Assume Form Polydor
27 Lula Wiles What Will We Do Smithsonian Folkways
28 Emily King Scenery ATO
29 Matt Ellis Rambler Pacifico Krow Pie
30 Juan Wauters La Onda de Juan Pablo Captured Tracks

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7 February 9th, 2019

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Top 30 new albums for week ending Jan 4 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 Spooky Cool Every Thing Ever – EP Citrus City
2 Steve Gunn The Unseen In Between Matador
3 Faux Ferocious Pretty Groovy Burger
4 Sunwatchers Illegal Moves Trouble in Mind
5 Femi Kuti One People One World Knitting Factory
6 Alpheus Light of Day Liquidator
7 Low Double Negative Sub Pop
8 Mekong Xpress & The Get Fresh Horns Common Knowledge EggHunt
9 Dom Flemons Black Cowboys Smithsonian Folkways
10 Gulp All Good Wishes E.L.K.
11 Debrider Gift Horse self-released
12 Unmaker Firmament self-released
13 Butcher Brown Camden Session Gearbox
14 Boygenius Boygenius – EP Matador
15 The Ar-Kaics In This Time Wick / Daptone
16 Aerica Lauren Summer Forever self-released
17 Eiko Ishibashi The Dream My Bones Dream Drag City
18 Marie Davidson So Right – EP Ninja Tune
19 Exdreams Physical Contact exdreams
20 Chemtrails Cuckoo Split – EP PNKSLM
21 Zoe Boekbinder Shadow Zoe Boekbinder
22 Polly Panic Losing Form Polly Panic
23 My Brightest Diamond A Million and One Rhyme & Reason
24 Black Masala Trains And Moonlight Destinies self-released
25 David Benedict The Golden Angle self-released
26 Alien Sex Fiend Possessed Cherry Red
27 The Sha La Das Love in the Wind Daptone
28 June West June West Broken Circles
29 Chersea In Limbo Fierce Panda Canada
30 Gretta Ray hERE aND nOW self-released

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7 January 5th, 2019

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