Top 30 new albums for week ending June 14 presents:

cover of the album

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 Tacocat This Mess Is a Place Sub Pop
2 Vic Spencer Things Change I Don’t Old Fart Luggage
3 Positive No Teenage Waistline – Single Dromedary
4 Cate Le Bon Reward Mexican Summer
5 Shana Cleveland Night of the Worm Moon Hardly Art
6 Jamila Woods LEGACY! LEGACY! Jagjaguwar
7 She Keeps Bees Kinship Ba Da Bing!
8 C Keys & Kazi Keys 2 Kazi Below System
9 Your Old Droog It Wasn’t Even Close Gogul Mogul
10 The Mountain Goats In League with Dragons Merge
11 The National I Am Easy to Find 4AD
12 Earth Full upon Her Burning Lips Sargent House
13 Faye Webster Atlanta Millionaires Club Secretly Canadian
14 Josefin Öhrn + The Liberation Sacred Dreams Rocket
15 Omen Stones Omen Stones self-released
16 Benjamin Shepherd Hold the Line self-released
17 ohbliv Give Thanks Fat Beats
18 Prayer Group Eudean self-released
19 Copperhead Copperhead self-released
20 Shormey Boogie Tape, Vol. 1 – EP Citrus City
21 Membranes What Nature Gives… Nature Takes Away Cherry Red
22 Pixx Small Mercies 4AD
23 Bill Callahan Shepherd in a Sheepskin Vest Drag City
24 Stef Chura Midnight Saddle Creek
25 Peter Perrett Humanworld Domino
26 Palehound Black Friday Polyvinyl
27 SACRED PAWS Run Around the Sun Merge
28 The Gotobeds Debt Begins at 30 Sub Pop
29 Mavis Staples We Get By Anti/Epitaph
30 Pronoun i’ll show you stronger Rhyme & Reason

New Albums Added:
Bad Books – III (Loma Vista / Concord, 2019)
Baroness – Gold & Grey (Abraxan Hyms, 2019)
Bastille – Doom Days (Capitol, 2019)
Beshken – Aisle of Palms (self-released, 2019)
Calexico and Iron and Wine – Years to Burn (Sub Pop, 2019)
Calliope Musicals – Color/Sweat (Rhyme & Reason, 2019)
CHON – s/t (Sumerian, 2019)
Clyde, Cat – Hunters Trance (Cinematic, 2019)
Crumb – Jinx (self-released, 2019)
Damn Tall Buildings – Don’t Look Down (self-released, 2019)
Divino Niño – Foam (Winspear, 2019)
Harlan – s/t (House Arrest, 2019)
Heidecker, Tim – What the Brokenhearted Do… (Jagjaguwar, 2019)
Holy Ghost! – Work (West / BMG, 2019)
Jacks, Paul – Defractor (Tritone, 2019)
Jeanines – s/t (Slumberland, 2019)
Jillian Rae – I Can’t Be the One You Want Me to Be (self-released, 2019)
LAL – Dark Beings (Coax, 2019)
Lo-Pan – Subtle (Aqualamb, 2019)
Luxury – Trophies (self-released, 2019)
Magnetic Fields, The – 69 Love Songs [20th Anniversary] (Merge, 2019)
Mattiel – Satis Factory (ATO, 2019)
Meernaa – Heart Hunger (Native Cat, 2019)
Pinky Pinky – Turkey Dinner (Innovative Leisure, 2019)
Plague Vendor – By Night (Epitaph, 2019)
Plaid – Polymer (Warp, 2019)
Rakei, Jordan – Origin (Ninja Tune, 2019)
Rosey Bengal – Ghillie Suit (Mint 400, 2019)
SadGirl – Water (Suicide Squeeze, 2019)
Shapiro, Julia – Perfect Version (Hardly Art, 2019)
Slow Dakota – Four Singles (Massif, 2019)
Wanderwild – Sleep Tight, Socialite (self-released, 2019)
Young Mammals – Lost in Lima (Wallflower, 2019)


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    June 15th, 2019

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