top 30 new albums for May 11 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.

1 Squid Bright Green Field Warp
2 Evidence Unlearning Vol. 1 Rhymesayers
3 Fruit Bats The Pet Parade Sub Pop
4 Dinosaur Jr. Sweep It Into Space Jagjaguwar
5 La Femme Paradigmes Disque Pointu
6 Cedric Burnside I Be Trying Single Lock
7 Teenage Fanclub Endless Arcade Merge
8 Corvair Corvair wiaiwya
9 black midi Cavalcade Rough Trade
10 Cheekface We Need a Bigger Dumpster – Single self-released
11 Elizabeth King & The Gospel Souls Living in the Last Days Bible & Tire
12 Way, Shape, or Form Infinite Lives Way, Shape, or Form
13 Lucy Dacus Home Video Matador
14 PJ Sykes Fuzz Cherub
15 Manchester Orchestra The Million Masks Of God Loma Vista
16 Metronomy The English Riviera 10th Anniversary Because
17 Grave Flowers Bongo Band Strength of Spring Castle Face
18 Eli West Tapered Point of Stone Tender and Mild
19 Jeff Rosenstock SKA DREAM Polyvinyl
20 Sour Widows Crossing Over – EP Exploding In Sound
21 Luminous Kid at the end of the dream The Satchi Six
22 Rochelle Jordan Play with the Changes Young Art
23 Field Music Flat White Moon Memphis Industries
24 Silver Synthetic Silver Synthetic Third Man
26 Lou Barlow Reason to Live Joyful Noise
27 Judith Hill Baby, I’m Hollywood! Regime
28 Danny Burns Hurricane – EP Bonfirempany
29 Godspeed You! Black Emperor G_d’s Pee AT STATE’S END! Constellation
30 Fake Fruit Fake Fruit Rocks In Your Head

New Music:
Aaron, Lucas – Domino (Green Door Studios, 2021)
Aim Low – Broken Sundial (Amplitude Limitations, 2021)
Anjimile – Reunion (Father/Daughter, 2021)
Babe Rainbow, The – Changing Colours (Eureka / Kobalt, 2021)
Best Move – Mirror Image Twins (Park the Van, 2021)
Biilmann, Jack – Full Circle (self-released, 2021)
Blue Cactus – Stranger Again (Sleepy Cat, 2021)
Collie, Mark – Book of My Blues (self-released, 2021)
DRÄGER – Goths à la Discothèque (Trash Casual, 2021)
Electric Looking Glass – Somewhere Flowers Grow (We Are Busy Bodies, 2021)
Flying Lotus – Yasuke (Warp, 2021)
Greg, Halley – American Harlot (self-released, 2020)
Hemai – Strange Beauty (Tru Thoughts, 2021)
Iceage – Seek Shelter (Mexican Summer, 2021)
Iron and Wine – Archive Series Vol 5 Tallahassee Recordings (Sub Pop, 2021)
Isla, Rae – Another Life (INSRGNT Arts, 2021)
Jacober – Light Years (Crafted Sounds, 2021)
Jacobs, Paul – Pink Dogs on the Green Grass (Blow the Fuse, 2021)
Janes, Ian – Episode 5 (Janesian, 2021)
KALI – Circles (Nettwerk, 2021)
Karlsson, Viktor – Happy Being Happy (Soul Captain, 2021)
Lucy – The Music Industry is Poisonous (Dots Per Inch, 2021)
Martin, Charlie – Imaginary People (Grand Jury, 2021)
Max and the Martians – All the Same (Perpetual Doom, 2021)
McCormack, Eamonn – Storyteller (Bem, 2021)
McKinley Dixon – For My Mama and Anyone Who Look Like Her (Spacebomb, 2021)
Mia Joy – Spirit Tamer (Fire Talk, 2021)
Mighty Mighty BossToneS, The – WHEN GOD WAS GREAT (Hellcat / Epitaph, 2021)
Mills – Train of Thoughts (Keep Cool / RCA, 2021)
Model Child – Unscrewed (self-released, 2021)
Myd – Born a Loser (Because Music / Ed Banger, 2021)
Niño, Carlos & Friends – More Energy Fields, Current (International Anthem, 2021)
Nous Alpha – A Walk in the Woods (Our Silent Canvas, 2021)
Oblivion Orchestra – Scene to Scene (self-released, 2021)
Remember Sports – Like a Stone (Father/Daughter, 2021)
Squid – Bright Green Field (Warp, 2021)
Stevens, Sufjan – Convocations (Asthmatic Kitty, 2021)
Stratton, Will – The Changing Wilderness (Bella Union / PIAS, 2021)
White, Tony Joe – Smoke from the Chimney (Swamp / Easy Eye Sound / Concord, 2021)
Yellow Pills – Space Age Inferno (Mint 400 / Raining, 2021)


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    May 11th, 2021

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