top 30 new albums for Feb 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.

1 The Soundcarriers Wilds Phosphonic
2 Pom Poko This Is Our House – EP Bella Union
3 Napoleon Da Legend Modus Operandi Just Music Beats & Pangea Project
4 Lucy Dacus Kissing Lessons – Single Matador
5 And So I Watch You from Afar Jettison Velocity
6 Fly Anakin Frank Lex
7 Forest Sun Embers – Single Painted Sun
8 Vanishing Twin Ookii Gekkou Fire
9 Illa Styles IllaVeRs Monsta Inc
10 Majid Soula Chant Amazigh (Habibi Funk 017) Habibi Funk / Groove Attack
11 Rahiem Supreme & Ohbliv Black Keys With The Melodies Fuzzoscope
12 Tennishu Three Sides American Paradox
13 Ben Butterworth Purgatory Emporium Walrus Party
14 DuctTape Jesus Ducttape Jesus Public Welfare
15 Various Artists Summer Of Soul (…Or, When The Revolution Could Not Be Televised) Legacy
16 Nico Padden Pirate Queen Femmepire
17 Judy Nazemetz Meat Bird in Beigeville self-released
18 Combo Chimbita IRÉ Anti-
19 Anaïs Mitchell Anaïs Mitchell BMG Rights Management (US) LLC
20 Elvis Costello & The Imposters The Boy Named If EMI
21 Charlotte Sands Love and Other Lies PIVTL Projects
22 Macie Stewart Mouth Full of Glass Orindal
23 Phương Tâm Magical Nights: Saigon Surf, Twist & Soul (1964-1966) Sublime Frequencies
24 Puma Blue In Praise of Shadows (B-Sides & Live Versions) Blue Flowers Music
25 Curtis Harding If Words Were Flowers Anti-
26 Papercuts Baxter’s Bliss – EP Psychic Friends
27 Borboleta Until That Time – EP EveryDejaVu
28 Nightmares On Wax Shout Out! To Freedom… Warp
29 Jordana & TV Girl Summer’s Over Summer’s Over
30 TONSTARTSSBANDHT Petunia Mexican Summer

New Music:
Adler, Annette – Color My World (self-released, 2020)
Animal Collective – Time Skiffs (Domino, 2022)
Applesauce Tears, The – Scores (Black Cottage, 2022)
Baizan, Jordi – The Love in You (Berkalin, 2022)
Bello, Josie – Resilience (self-released, 2022)
Bitch – Bitchcraft (Kill Rock Stars, 2022)
Bitter Chills, The – Highway 21 (Mint 400, 2022)
Black Country, New Road – Ants From Up There (Ninja Tune, 2022)
Bryant, Jon – Psychldyllic Salutations (Nettwerk, 2022)
CHAI – WINK TOGETHER (Sub Pop, 2022)
EXES – Don’t Give Up On Me Now (self-released, 2022)
Folkapotamus – We’ll Dance Again (self-released, 2022)
FUTURE PERFECT SOUND – Everybody’s Going Nowhere Fast (self-released, 2022)
Hippo Campus – LP3 (Grand Jury, 2022)
Johnsmith – Backroads (Blue Pine, 2022)
LANNDS – lotus deluxe (Run for Cover, 2022)
Los Bitchos – Let the Festivities Begin! (City Slang, 2022)
Loveseat Pete – God Damn, Give Up (self-released, 2022)
LowDown Brass Band – LowDown Nights (Dibs, 2022)
ME REX – Pterodactyl (Big Scary Monsters, 2022)
Mitski – Laurel Hell (Dead Oceans, 2022)
Modern Nature – Island of Noise (Bella Union / PIAS, 2021)
Mythless – We (Joyful Noise, 2022)
Poltz, Steve – Stardust and Satellites (Red House, 2022)
Rare Americans – Jamesy Boy & The Screw Loose Zoo (Crooked City / Empire, 2022)
Royal Arctic Institute, The – From Catnap to Coma (Already Dead, 2022)
Slambovian Circus of Dreams, The – A Very Unusual Head (self-released, 2022)
Sports – Get a Good Look (OneRPM, 2022)
Sweat – Gotta Give It Up (Pirates Press, 2022)
Taylor Rae – Mad Twenties (self-released, 2021)
Wates, Rupert – For the People (self-released, 2022)
Winnetka Bowling League – Pulp (RCA, 2022)
yeule – Glitch Princess (Bayonet, 2022)


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    February 8th, 2022

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