top 30 new albums for Aug 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 Tomberlin i don’t know who needs to hear this… Saddle Creek
2 DJ Premier Hip Hop 50: Vol. 1 – EP Mass Appeal
3 Dumb Waiter Gauche Gists Ossein
4 Danger Mouse & Black Thought Cheat Codes BMG
5 Joey Bada$$ 2000 self-released
6 NO BS! Brass Undying self-released
7 Gregory Darden The Soils self-released
8 Plunky Juju Jazz Poetics N.A.M.E. Brand
9 Jake Xerxes Fussell Good and Green Again Paradise of Bachelors
10 Ryan Kent Dying Comes With Age Rare Bird Books
11 Jaywood Slingshot Captured Tracks
12 Elf Power Artificial Countrysides Yep Roc
13 Naima Bock Giant Palm Sub Pop
14 TV Priest My Other People Sub Pop
15 J.Rocc A Wonderful Letter Stones Throw
16 Brandon Coleman Interstellar Black Space Brainfeeder
17 Porridge Radio Waterslide, Diving Board, Ladder To the Sky Secretly Canadian
18 Elephant Gym Dreams Topshelf
19 V.C.R The Chronicles of a Caterpillar: The Egg Leaving
20 Congotronics International Where’s the One? Crammed Discs
21 Ben Marc Glass Effect Innovative Leisure
22 Erasers Constant Connection Fire Talk
23 Linqua Franqa Bellringer Ernest Jenning Record Co.
24 Papercuts Past Life Regression Slumberland
25 Ibibio Sound Machine Electricity Merge
26 Ed Schrader’s Music Beat Nightclub Daydreaming Carpark
27 Beach House Once Twice Melody Sub Pop
28 Cycles Terraform self-released
29 Viewer First Date Smooth N Groove
30 Jimetta Rose The Gift: Around the Way Queen Low Key Source

New Music:
Adler & Hearne – The Ties That Bind Us (Howlin’ Dog, 2022)
Allen, Terry – Smokin’ the Dummy [reissue] (Paradise of Bachelors, 2022)
Allen, Terry – Bloodlines [reissue] (Paradise of Bachelors, 2022)
Beach Rats – Rat Beat (Epitaph, 2022)
Burrowes, Jon – One More Ride (self-released, 2022)
Buttering Trio – Foursome (Raw Tapes, 2022)
Carey, S. – Break Me Open (Jagjaguwar, 2022)
Cherokee Rose – Buckskin [reissue] (Don Giovanni, 2022)
Cones – Almanac (self-released, 2022)
Coupons – Wasted Intimacy (Counter Intuitive, 2022)
de Groot, Allison & Tatiana Hargreaves – Hurricane Clarice (Free Dirt, 2022)
Dill the Giant – Weed Man Son Deluxe (Birthday Cake, 2022)
Eighty Six Seas, The – This is Just a Simple Song (self-released, 2022)
Erg, Mickey – Love at Leeds (Don Giovanni, 2022)
Ex-Vöid – Bigger Than Before (Don Giovanni, 2022)
Friendship – Love the Stranger (Merge, 2022)
Georgia Lines – Human (self-released, 2022)
Ghost Funk Orchestra – Night Walker / Death Waltz (Karma Chief, 2022)
Hurley, Phil – The Firebird Sessions (SubCat, 2022)
Johnston, Elijah – Day Off (self-released, 2022)
Kuedo – Infinite Window (Brainfeeder, 2022)
La Rue, Lava – Hi-Fidelity (Marathon Artists, 2022)
Lavender Country – Blackberry Rose (Don Giovanni, 2022)
Lurid Purple Flowers – No Sympathy (self-released, 2022)
Meltdown, The – It’s a Long Road (Hopestreet, 2022)
Nelson, Sarah Bethe – Mental Picture (Speakeasy Studios SF, 2022)
Noiseheads – somehowEP (self-released, 2022)
Of Montreal – Freewave Lucifer fck (Polyvinyl, 2022)
Particle Kid – Time Capsule (Overseas Artists, 2022)
PHONY – AT SOME POINT YOU STOP (self-released, 2022)
Racer, The – Blush (Mint 400, 2022)
Reverend Baron – From Anywhere (Colemine / Karma Chief, 2022)
Rogers, Maggie – Surrender (Capitol, 2022)
Ryan, Mike P. – Ghosts and Memories (self-released, 2022)
Shakked, Roy – Throwback (self-released, 2022)
Sons of Adam, The – Saturday’s Sons: The Complete Recordings 1964-1966 (High Moon, 2022)
Sun’s Signature – s/t (Partisan, 2022)
Swamp Dogg – I Need a Job…So I Can Buy More Auto-Tune (Don Giovanni, 2022)
Tilley, Kyla – Bloom & Grow (self-released, 2022)
Toro y Moi – MAHAL (Dead Oceans, 2022)
Various Artists – Putumayo Presents Blues Café (Putumayo, 2022)
Various Artists – Rare SSR Electronica 1988-94 (Crammed Archives 1) (Crammed Discs, 2022)
Von Em, Marc – Goodbye, Cloudy Sky (self-released, 2022)
Western Express, The – Lunatics, Lovers & Poets (self-released, 2022)
Williams, Tiffany – All Those Days of Drinking Dust (Blue RedBird, 2022)
Zenizen – P.O.C. (Proof of Concept) (Topshelf, 2022)


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    August 2nd, 2022

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