top 30 new albums for Jul 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.

1 Phoebe Bridgers Punisher Dead Oceans
2 Irreversible Entanglements Who Sent You? International Anthem
3 Amon Tobin & Figueroa Weather Girl – Single Nomark
4 Algiers There Is No Year Matador
5 Blitzen Trapper Holy Smokes Future Jokes Yep Roc
6 Sons Of The James, Rob Milton & DJ Harrison Happy / Things I Should Have Said – Single Fresh Selects
7 Shagwüf Dog Days of Disco self-released
8 Melenas Días Raros Trouble In Mind
9 A Certain Ratio Always In Love – Single Mute
10 Eric Slick Wiseacre self-released
11 Lance Bangs Whammy – EP Citrus City
12 Koncept Jack$on Thot Rap Chapter 2 self-released
13 DarkTwaine_ The Hainted self released
14 gnawing Shaky Refresh
15 Ronnie Luxe Rabbit Hole EP self-released
16 Gumming Overripe Vinyl Conflict
17 FM Skyline Liteware 100% Electronica
18 Deau Eyes Let It Leave Egghunt
19 Addy Eclipse Topshelf
20 Modal Citizan Control Alter Deplete self-released
21 Richmond Avant Improv Collective (RAIC) Chance Operations Blight
22 Faucet Bitter Insane Melting self-released
23 Big No Big No Flux Editions
24 The Jerry Cans Echoes Aakuluk Music
25 Khruangbin Mordechai Dead Oceans
26 Radnor & Lee Golden State Flower Moon
27 Dexateens Live From Athens GA – Heathens Homecoming 2020 Cornelius Chapel
28 Molly Maguires Public Enemies self-released
29 Moemaw Naedon Dr. Deadhorse Soul Slime
30 Jehnny Beth To Love is to Live 20L07

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    July 28th, 2020

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top 30 new albums for Jun 23 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 Shabaka and the Ancestors We Are Sent Here By History Impulse!
2 Algiers There Is No Year Matador
3 Custard Flux Oxygen self-released
4 Big Thief Love in Mine – Single 4AD
5 Mark Lofgren Black Moon Book self-released
6 Modern Nature Annual Bella Union
7 Various Artists Vida: Season 3 (Music from the Original TV Series) – EP Spacebomb
8 Colin Phils Trust/Fall Post.
9 The Legendary Ingramettes Take a Look in the Book VIRGINIA FOLKLIFE
10 Grey Wulf s e e i n g Vol 1 self-released
11 FM Skyline Liteware 100% Electronica
12 Group Nine Days of a Quiet Sun Feel It
13 Monday Night & Henny L.O. Battle Scar Decorated AllWeNeed
14 Don Bryant You Make Me Feel Fat Possum
15 GUM Out In The World Spinning Top
16 Run The Jewels Run the Jewels 4 Jewel Runners
17 Ohmme Fantasize Your Ghost Joyful Noise
18 Sports Team Deep Down Happy Bright Antenna
19 Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever Sideways to New Italy Ivy League
20 Little Simz Drop 6 – EP AGE 101
21 Doc Watson & Gaither Carlton Doc Watson and Gaither Carlton Smithsonian Folkways
22 Jerry Paper Abracadabra Stones Throw
23 Mark Lanegan Straight Songs of Sorrow Heavenly
24 Moses Sumney græ Jagjaguwar
25 Sunwatchers Oh Yeah? Trouble In Mind
26 Ghostpoet I Grow Tired But Dare Not Fall Asleep Play It Again Sam
27 RJD2 The Fun Ones RJ’s Electrical Connections
28 Melkbelly Pith Wax Nine
29 ADULT. Perception Is/as/of Deception Dais
30 Yves Tumor Heaven To a Tortured Mind Warp

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    June 23rd, 2020

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Top 30 new albums for Feb 4 presents:

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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 En Attendant Ana Juillet Trouble In Mind
2 Big No Big No Flux Editions
3 Algiers There Is No Year Matador
4 Kids Techno The Harmony of Spheres Cherub
5 Wire Mind Hive pinkflag
6 Positive No Kyanite Little Black Cloud
7 Alice Boman Dream On PIAS
8 Thundercat Black Qualls (feat. Steve Lacy & Steve Arrington) [Single Version] – Single Brainfeeder
9 Seratones Power New West
10 Kaleta & Super Yamba Band Mèdaho Ubiquity
11 Räjäyttäjät III Räjä
12 Whyte Horses Hard Times CRC
13 Sensual World Feeling Wild Stupid Bag
14 Dozing Deadly to Pretend – EP self-released
15 Eddy Current Suppression Ring All In Good Time Castle Face
16 Order Wild Order self-released
17 3:33 Jaws Of A Wolf self-released
18 True Body Heavenly Rhythms for the Uninitiated Funeral Party
19 Trauma Lavern Album Announcement Fail Cold Rhymes
20 Sammi Lanzetta Ceiling Mirror 6131
21 Wolf Parade Thin Mind Sub Pop
22 Dubioza Kolektiv #fakenews Menart
23 Andy Shauf The Neon Skyline Arts & Crafts
24 Georgia Seeking Thrills Domino
25 Sarah Mary Chadwick Please Daddy Omnian
26 Termination Dust Growing Down Glacial Pace
27 Mr Elevator Goodbye, Blue Sky Castle Face
28 Holy Fuck Deleter Last Gang
29 Deserta Black Aura My Sun felte
30 The Weeklings 3 Jam

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    February 1st, 2020

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