Top 30 new albums for week ending Dec 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 Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings Soul of a Woman Daptone
2 David Rawlings Poor David’s Almanack Acony
3 Saw Black Azalea Days Crystal Pistol
4 Björk Utopia One Little Indian
5 Spooky Cool Strange Rooms – Single self-released
6 Colin Phils / Houdan The Mystic Star Charts self-released
7 Positive No Partners in the Wild Little Black Cloud
8 Priests Nothing Feels Natural Sister Polygon
9 Toxic Moxie Nobody’s Baby – Single self-released
10 Ships in the Night Myriologues self released
11 Deerhoof Mountain Moves Joyful Noise
12 Cornelius Mellow Waves Rostrum
13 Django Django Marble Skies Ribbon Music
14 Mavis Staples If All I Was Was Black Anti/Epitaph
15 Doll Baby Hell Block – EP EggHunt
16 Headroom Head in the Clouds Trouble in Mind
17 Bad Magic Harsh Surrender Bad Magic
18 Antiphons Fine – EP Citrus City/Gigantic Noise
19 Mogwai Every Country’s Sun Temporary Residence Ltd.
20 Chopteeth Afrofunk Big Band Bone Reader self-released
21 Hamad Kalkaba and The Golden Sounds 1974 – 1975 (Analog Africa No. 24) – EP Analog Africa
22 Blush Face What Do You Want? Trrrash
23 June Parker We’re Exactly Where We Are self-released
24 Night Idea Riverless Citrus City/Gigantic Noise
25 Droopies Responsible People self-released
26 Naked Baby Night Tripper – EP self-released
27 Holidelic ReBooty! Techne
28 Robbie Basho Live in Forli, Italy 1982 Obsolete
29 King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard Polygondwanaland ATO
30 Sufjan Stevens The Greatest Gift Asthmatic Kitty

New Albums Added:
Arch Cupcake, The – Chinatown Fair (Beta 451 / Patriarch)
Blush – Blush (Arrowhawk)
Bright Light Bright Light – Cinematography III: Merry Christmas,You Filthy Animal (Self Raising)
Circus Of Power – Four (Noize In The Attic)
Commoners, The – No Strangers (Gypsy Soul)
Corrupting Sea, The – Looking to the Stars (Silber)
DEMAR – Rebels (Still Water / Orchard)
Des Demonas – Des Demonas (In the Red)
Finberg, Lars – Moonlight Over Bakersfield (In the Red)
Gaines, K. – Ticket to Elsewhere (Priority)
Garibaldi, Katie – Home Sweet Christmas (self-released)
James, Jim – Tribute to 2 (ATO)
M is We – Oceans (Silber)
Mondae, Mikey – Bottomless (Cluub Noise / Patriarch)
Mutual Interest – Better Than I Expected (Sniffling Indie Kids / Mint 400)
Nei, Caleb – Christmas (Vaulted Skies)
Rogerson, Tom with Brian Eno – Finding Shore (Dead Oceans)
Teenage Wildlife – Teenage Wildlife (self-released)
Tory Sound – Tory Sound (self-released)
Various Artists – Imagine Christmas (Sono Luminus)
Virtual Self – Virtual Self (M-Theory)

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    December 9th, 2017

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