top 30 new albums for Feb 14 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.

Rank Artist Album Label
1 Young Fathers Heavy Heavy Ninja Tune
2 BlackLiq & ohbliv What Will It Take – EP Man Bites Dog
3 Human Hand Tremor Cardinal Fuzz / Feeding Tube
4 TOBACCO High on Life, Vol. 1 Rad Cult
5 Kimi Djabaté Dindin Cumbancha
6 Viagra Boys Cave World (Deluxe) YEAR0001
7 Sunny War Anarchist Gospel New West
8 Holiday Ghosts Absolute Reality FatCat
9 YOUNG SHILOH Ricochet self-released
10 Monday Night & 3wayslim Good Company AllWeNeed
11 Troy A Nigga Might’ve Cared Too Much Poverty LLC
12 Westside Gunn 10 Griselda / EMPIRE
13 Eto & Futurewave Dead Poets New Crack Era
14 King Tuff Smalltown Stardust Sub Pop
15 Meg Baird Furling Drag City
16 Nosaj Thing Continua LuckyMe
17 The Tubs Dead Meat Trouble In Mind
18 Marlody I’m Not Sure at All Skep Wax
19 Alicia Clara Velveteen – EP Hot Tramp
20 Scout Gillett no roof no floor Captured Tracks
21 Babehoven Light Moving Time Double Double Whammy
22 Fievel Is Glauque Flaming Swords MATH Interactive
23 Plaid Feorm Falorx Warp
24 Ruth Radelet The Other Side – EP self-released
25 The Orielles Tableau Heavenly
26 Sloan Steady Yep Roc
27 Cumulus Something Brighter Share It Music
28 Confidence Man RE-TILT I OH YOU
29 Archers of Loaf Reason in Decline Merge
30 Ariel Bui Real & Fantasy Audio Network

New Music:
Acid Arab – Trois (Crammed Discs, 2023)
Afternoon Bike Ride – Glossover (Friends of Friends, 2023)
Amber Arcades – Barefoot on Diamond Road (Fire, 2023)
Band For Sale – Sleeping Sun, Waking Moon (self-released, 2022)
Bel, Sophia – Anxious Avoidant Deluxe (Bonsound, 2023)
Black Belt Eagle Scout – The Land, The Water, The Sky (Saddle Creek, 2023)
Central Cee – Let Go (self-released, 2023)
CIVIC – Taken By Force (ATO, 2023)
Django Django – Off Planet Part 1 (Because Music, 2023)
Fair, Jad & Samuel Locke Ward – Happy Hearts (Kill Rock Stars, 2023)
Fascinations Grand Chorus – Terror in the Night (Silent Stereo, 2022)
Gray, Rose – Higher Than the Sun (PIAS, 2023)
Hey Hey My My – High_Life (Vietnam, 2023)
In Flames – Foregone (Nuclear Blast, 2023)
Joe Olnick Band – Nine Lives (self-released, 2023)
Kelela – Raven (Warp, 2023)
Lostboycrow – Indie Pop (Nettwerk, 2023)
Marchant, Cynthia – Flesh and Bone (self-released, 2022)
McNally, MD – Crimes (self-released, 2023)
Morris, Kendra – Babble (Colemine / Karma Chief, 2023)
My Politic – Missouri Folklore: Songs & Stories From Home (self-released, 2022)
Narrow Head – Moments of Clarity (Run For Cover, 2023)
Pearla – Oh Glistening Onion, The Nighttime Is Coming (Spacebomb, 2023)
Quasi – Breaking the Balls of History (Sub Pop, 2023)
Selby, Eric – Dang Fool (Soul Stew, 2023)
Sellwood, Nolen – Otherwise (New Folk, 2023)
Shauf, Andy – Norm (Anti-, 2023)
Skull Practitioners – Negative Stars (In the Red, 2023)
Spitting Image – Full Sun (Slovenly, 2023)
Square Loop – The Longest Distance Between Two Points (self-released, 2023)
SYML – The Day My Father Died (Nettwerk, 2023)
WAEVE, The – The WAEVE (Transgressive / PIAS, 2023)
Wasiu – CANDYLAND (self-released, 2023)
Wax Tailor – Fishing for Accidents (LAB’ORATOIRE, 2023)
Winter, Jessica – Limerence (Lucky Number, 2023)


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    February 14th, 2023

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