top 30 new albums for Nov 2 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 Parquet Courts Sympathy for Life Rough Trade
2 Tonstartssbandht Petunia Mexican Summer
3 Vanishing Twin Ookii Gekkou Fire
4 La Luz La Luz Hardly Art
5 Helado Negro Far In 4AD
6 Ant The Symbol Ant Hasn’t Heard of You, Either Vintage Youth
7 Beex The Early Years: 1979-1982 Beach Impediment
8 Southern Energy Ensemble Southern Energy Strut
9 Evan Elizabeth Lifecycle of a Phoenix self-released
10 Matthew E. White K Bay Domino Recording Co
11 Charles Owens Trio 10 Years La Reserve
12 Buffalo Nichols Buffalo Nichols Fat Possum
13 Julia Shapiro Zorked Suicide Squeeze
14 Atmosphere WORD? Rhymesayers
15 illuminati hotties Let Me Do One More Snack Shack Tracks / Hopeless
16 Broken Baby Late Stage Optimism Poor Man
17 Various Artists The Village Out West: The Lost Tapes of Alan Oakes Smithsonian Folkways
18 Men Without Hats Again (Part 1) – EP Sonic Envy
19 Colloboh Entity Relation – EP Leaving
20 Little Simz Sometimes I Might Be Introvert AGE 101
21 Béla Fleck My Bluegrass Heart Renew / BMG
22 Def3 & Late Night Radio Weddings & Funerals URBNET / Fontana North
23 Shannon & The Clams Year Of The Spider Easy Eye Sound
24 The Halluci Nation One More Saturday Night Radicalized
25 Evidence Unlearning Vol. 1 Rhymesayers
26 Hiatus Kaiyote Mood Valiant Brainfeeder
27 Squirrel Flower Planet (i) Full Time Hobby
28 Alessandro Cortini SCURO CHIARO Mute
29 Trace Mountains HOUSE OF CONFUSION Lame-O
30 Dummy Mandatory Enjoyment Trouble In Mind

New Music:
Batch, Janet – You be the Wolf (Jim Steve, 2021)
Big D and the Kids Table – Do Your Art (Side One Dummy, 2021)
Borboleta – Until That Time (Every Dejavu, 2021)
Cilker, Margo – Pohorylle (Fluff & Gravy, 2021)
Clinic – Fantasy Island (Domino, 2021)
Coco – s/t (First City Artists / AWAL, 2021)
Convenience, The – Accelerator (Winspear, 2021)
Cornfield, Charlotte – Highs in the Minuses (Double Double Whammy, 2021)
DeNicola, John – She Said (Omad, 2021)
DJ Abilities – Phonograph Phoenix (Rhymesayers Entertainment, 2021)
DoublePlusGood – Who’s Your Man (self-released, 2021)
Dummy – Mandatory Enjoyment (Trouble in Mind, 2021)
Early Internet – You’re Just in Time to Miss Everything (self-released, 2021)
Evian, Sam – Time to Melt (Fat Possum, 2021)
FELIN – Heroes & Villains (Miss Bloom, 2021)
Geese – Projector (Partisan, 2021)
Gloomies, The – Let Me Know When It’s Over (self-released, 2021)
Goodbye Honolulu – s/t (Stray Dog, 2021)
Latvian Radio – Phooey! (Belpid, 2021)
Lunar Vacation – Inside Every Fig is a Dead Wasp (Keeled Scales, 2021)
Mankus, Dan – The Edge of the High Trace (self-released, 2021)
McCarthy, Reno – Run Up River (Balustrade, 2021)
Merkules – Merk Mondays (self-released, 2021)
Minus the Bear – Farewell (Suicide Squeeze, 2021)
Nadler, Marissa – The Path of the Clouds (Sacred Bones, 2021)
Naomi Alligator – Concession Stand Girl (Carpark, 2021)
Naytronix – Other Possibilities (OAR, 2021)
Nightmares On Wax – Shout Out! To Freedom… (Warp, 2021)
Oscar & The Wolf – The Shimmer (PIAS, 2021)
PinkPantheress – to hell with it (Parlophone, 2021)
Quote the Raven – Can’t Hold the Light (self-released, 2021)
Reznek, Laura – Agrimony (Birthday Cake, 2021)
Sage, Abby – Fears of Yours & Mine (Nettwerk, 2021)
Save Face – Another Kill for the Highlight Reel (Epitaph, 2021)
Slack Times – At the Blue Melon Rendezvous (Earth Libraries, 2021)
Snotty Nose Rez Kids – Life After (Distorted Muse, 2021)
Suneaters – Suneaters XI: It’s the Future (LotusPool, 2021)
SUSTO – Time in the Sun (New West, 2021)
Technicolors, The – Cinema Sublimina (OneRPM, 2021)
TIGRA & SPNCR – Roots (PIAS, 2021)
TK and the Holy Know Nothings – The Incredible Heat Machine (Mama Bird, 2021)
Todd, Mia Doi – Ten Views of Music Life (City Zen, 2021)
Union of Knives – Endless from the Start (Disco Piñada, 2021)
Viele, Frank – Time is a Thief (self-released, 2021)
Vivid, Nick – No More Secrets (MegaPlatinum, 2021)
War on Drugs, The – I Don’t Live Here Anymore (Atlantic, 2021)
Wet – Letter Blue (AWAL, 2021)
Xeno & Oaklander – Vi/deo (Dais, 2021)
Yip, Jasper Sloan – Strange Calm / Blushing Autumn (Tiny Kingdom, 2021)


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    November 2nd, 2021

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