top 30 new albums for Feb 28 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 De La Soul 3 Feet High and Rising AOI
2 Big Joanie Back Home Kill Rock Stars
3 silver biplanes A Moment In the Sun WIAIWYA
4 Flagboy Giz I Got Indian In My Family Injun Money
5 Troy A Nigga Might’ve Cared Too Much Poverty
6 Circle of Anything Bumfuck Vol 2 (Instrumentals) self-released
7 Merciful Zero Merciful Zero self-released
8 Beauty Czars Matinee self-released
9 MUDGEE Grimejams self-released
10 DJ Mordecai Dust That Collected Beats, vol. 5 self-released
11 Hernon Anatomy self-released
12 jaygrimoire what have you done? (Side A) self-released
13 Power Pants Power Pants Sockhead
14 Wreckage Glider My Head Is A Hearse, My Heart Is Your House self-released
15 koleżanka Alone with the Sound the Mind Makes Bar/None
16 Pile All Fiction Exploding In Sound
17 Kelela Raven Warp
18 Quasi Breaking the Balls of History Sub Pop
19 Black Belt Eagle Scout The Land, The Water, The Sky Saddle Creek
20 Wax Tailor Fishing for Accidents Lab’Oratoire
21 Young Fathers Heavy Heavy Ninja Tune
22 Fucked Up One Day Merge
23 Nosaj Thing Continua LuckyMe
24 The Murder Capital Gigi’s Recovery Human Season
25 Ladytron Time’s Arrow Cooking Vinyl
26 Elizabeth Moen Wherever You Aren’t self-released
27 Halo Maud Pesnopoïka – EP Heavenly
28 Gladie Don’t Know What You’re In Until You’re Out Plum
29 Greta Stanley Real Love in Real Life Double Drummer
30 Breanna Barbara Nothin’ But Time Fuzz Club

New Music:
Aksak Maboul – Une aventure de VV – Made To Measure 48 (Crammed Discs, 2023)
ALASKALASKA – Still Life (Marathon Artists, 2023)
Alxndr, Jim – Feelings Worth Living For (Seeking Blue, 2023)
Begonia – Powder Blue (Birthday Cake, 2023)
Black Forces – Back 2 Black (2MR, 2023)
Bodnar, Lisa & Whistlegrass – 40 Years in the Desert (Deko, 2023)
Bria – Cuntry Covers Vol 2 (Sub Pop, 2023)
Brickwood, Megan – Fifth Mile (self-released, 2023)
Casey, Sam – More Songs About Weed and Toxic Relationships (The Confidence Emperors, 2023)
Church, The – The Hypnogogue (Communicating Vessels, 2023)
DAMEFRISØR – Island of Light (Permanent Creeps, 2023)
Death Valley Girls – Islands in the Sky (Suicide Squeeze, 2023)
dEUS – How to Replace It (PIAS, 2023)
Fagan, Kate – I Don’t Wanna Be Too Cool (Expanded Edition) (Captured Tracks, 2023)
Florian’s Creek – Happy Music For Depressed People (Mint 400, 2023)
GA-20 – Live in Loveland (Colemine, 2023)
HARBOUR – To Chase My Dreams, Or To Just Lie Down? (ONErpm, 2023)
Insomnium – Anno 1696 (Century Media, 2023)
Judson Claiborne – Live Active Culture, Vol. 1 (self-released, 2023)
Kali, Taleen – Flower of Life (Dum Dum, 2023)
Kanaan, Faten – Afterpoem (Fire, 2023)
Kerala Dust – Violet Drive (PIAS, 2023)
Kingo Halla – Empty Hands (Shijo Studios, 2023)
Lón – Thankfully Distracted (Lónakot, 2022)
Lucero – Should’ve Learned By Now (Liberty & Lament / Thirty Tigers, 2023)
Miss Grit – Follow the Cyborg (Mute, 2023)
Model/Actriz – Dogsbody (True Panther, 2023)
Moore, Vinnie – Double Exposure (Minds Eye, 2023)
Mythraeum – Halls of Mythras (M-Theory, 2023)
Only a Visitor – Decay (Mint, 2023)
Poole, Dougie – The Rainbow Wheel of Death (Wharf Cat, 2023)
quinnie – flounder (Columbia, 2023)
Runnner – Like Dying Stars, We’re Reaching Out (Run For Cover, 2023)
shame – Food for Worms (Dead Oceans, 2023)
Shonk, Gabrielle – Across the Room (Arts & Crafts, 2023)
Surma – alla (Omnichord, 2022)
Tchotchke – s/t (self-released, 2023)
Vanderhorst, Derek – Wildflower (self-released, 2023)
VOSH – Vessel (Trash Casual, 2023)
Whose Rules – Hasler (777 Music, 2023)
Witt, Waldo – Long Daze, Dark Nights (self-released, 2023)


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    February 28th, 2023

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