Top 30 new albums for week ending March 16 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 Kenneka Cook Moonchild American Paradox
2 Lucy Dacus Historian Matador
3 Screaming Females All At Once Don Giovanni
4 Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings Soul of a Woman Daptone
5 I’m With Her See You Around New Rounder
6 Judas Priest Firepower Columbia
7 Roc Marciano RR2: The Bitter Dose Marci Enterprises
8 Meshell Ndegeocello Ventriloquism naïve
9 2 Chainz The Play Don’t Care Who Makes It – EP Def Jam
10 Shopping The Official Body Fat Cat
11 Buffalo Tom Quiet and Peace Schoolkids
12 Shannon & the Clams Onion Easy Eye / Nonesuch
13 Meklit Memories of the Future (Georgia Anne Muldrow Remix) – Single Six Degrees
14 Django Django Marble Skies Ribbon Music
15 Caroline Rose LONER New West
16 Loma Loma Sub Pop
17 Tune-Yards I Can Feel You Creep Into My Private Life 4AD
18 Soccer Mommy Clean Fat Possum
19 Jimi Hendrix Both Sides of the Sky Legacy Recordings
20 Gothic Lizard Gothic Lizard – EP COLD VISION INC.
21 Priests Nothing Feels Natural Sister Polygon
22 L.A. Witch L.A. Witch Suicide Squeeze
23 Juana Molina Halo Crammed Discs
24 Des Demonas Des Demonas In the Red
25 Radio B Jesus Never Wore A Suit The Association Of Great Minds
26 Cruzer EP1 Alfalfa
27 Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats Tearing at the Seams Stax
28 Rejjie Snow Dear Annie 300 Entertainment
29 Hot Snakes Jericho Sirens Sub Pop
30 VOWWS Under the World Anti Language

New Albums Added:
Andrews, Courtney Marie – May Your Kindness Remain (Fat Possum)
Azalia Snail – Neon Resistance (Silber)
Black Foxxes – Reiði (Spinefarm)
California Honeydrops, The – Call it Home Vol. 1 & 2 (Tubtone)
Caroline Says – No Fool Like an Old Fool (Western Vinyl)
CHAI – Pink (Burger)
Coach Phillips – Learning How to Swim (self-released)
Cripps, Sarah – Sarah Cripps (self-released)
Decemberists, The – I’ll Be Your Girl (Capitol)
Demo Taped – Momentary (self-released)
Dungen & Woods – Myths 003 (Mexican Summer)
Elk City – Everybody’s Insecure (Bar None)
Everett Bird – People Person (Royal Mountain)
Fugitives, The – The Promise of Strangers (Borealis)
Gengahr – Where Wildness Grows (Kobalt)
Hundred Plus Club – Everybody’s Friend (Admirable Traits)
Johnson, Carissa and the Cure-Alls – Talk Talk Talk (Fuel Heart Productions)
Madam West – Warm Bodies (self-released)
McTell, Blind Willie – The Rough Guide to Blind Willie McTell (World Music Network)
Monogold – Babyfood (Chill Mega Chill)
Mythless – Patience Hell (Joyful Noise)
of Montreal – White is Relic / Irrealis Mood (Polyvinyl)
Prhyme – PRhyme 2 (Prhyme)
Remo Drive – Greatest Hits (Epitaph)
Roberts, Alasdair, Amble Skuse & David McGuiness – What News (Drag City)
Secretary Legs – Cool Myths (Sniffling Indie Kids / Mint 400)
Simons, Keaton – 123 Go (self-released)
Soft Spots, The – Rainy Daze (The Orchard)
Swampmeat Family Band – Too Many Things to Hide (PNKSLM)
Thirdstory – Cold Heart (Verve)
Turnstile – Time & Space (Roadrunner)
Wennerstrom, Erika – Sweet Unknown (Partisan)
What So Not – Not All the Beautiful Things (Counter)
Yo La Tengo – There’s a Riot Going On (Matador)
Young Fathers – Cocoa Sugar (Ninja Tune)

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    March 17th, 2018

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