top 30 new albums for Sep 27 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 Baba Commandant & The Mandingo Band Sonbonbela Sublime Frequencies
2 Madison Cunningham Revealer Verve Forecast
3 Stereolab Pulse of the Early Brain [Switched On Volume 5] Duophonic UHF Disks / Warp
4 Anna Tivel Outsiders Mama Bird
5 Xiomara Torres La Voz Del Mar Patois
6 Makaya McCraven In These Times International Anthem / Nonesuch
7 Tegh & Adel Poursamadi Ima ایما Injazero
8 Rina Sawayama Hold The Girl Dirty Hit
9 Dogo Du Togo Dogo Du Togo self-released
10 Butcher Brown Butcher Brown Presents Triple Trey Concord Jazz
11 Pasquale Grasso Be-Bop! Masterworks
12 Sampa the Great As Above, So Below Loma Vista
13 Beyoncé RENAISSANCE Parkwood Entertainment / Columbia
14 Afro-Zen Allstars The Buzz and the Bells AZA Music
15 Ms. Jaylin Brown Take it Easy – EP The iN Word
16 Dhemo Spinning in Place self-released
17 Grebes mess – EP self-released
18 Catie Lausten Love to Love to Love – EP self-released
19 Kate Bollinger Look at it in the Light – EP Ghostly International
20 Allison de Groot & Tatiana Hargreaves Hurricane Clarice Free Dirt
21 Ty Sorrell HomeGrown Quiet Year
22 The Harlem Gospel Travelers Look Up! Colemine
23 Bibi Club Le soleil et la mer Secret City
24 Stella Donnelly Flood Stella Donnelly Music
25 Dendrons 5-3-8 Innovative Leisure
26 Cass McCombs Heartmind Anti-
27 Russian Circles Gnosis Sargent House
28 Why Bonnie 90 In November Keeled Scales
29 Kiwi jr Chopper Sub Pop
30 Danger Mouse & Black Thought Cheat Codes BMG


    September 27th, 2022

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Genre charts for week ending May 31 presents:


Rank Artist Album Label
1 ANNA TIVEL The Question Fluff & Gravy
2 SARAH EIDE Dreams On Hold Self-Released
3 ALLISON DE GROOT AND TATIANA HARGREAVES Allison De Groot And Tatiana Hargreaves Free Dirt
4 JAKE XERXES FUSSELL Out of Sight Paradise of Bachelors
5 TIM O’BRIEN BAND Tim O’Brien Band Howdy Skies
6 ARCADIAN WILD, THE Finch In the Pantry Antifragile
7 WATERBOYS, THE Where the Action Is Traffic
8 AUSTIN PLAINE Stratford Blaster
9 MARIEE SIOUX Grief in Exile Night Bloom
10 TOW’RS Tow’rs on Audiotree Live [EP] Audiotree


Rank Artist Album Label
1 OHBLIV Give Thanks Fat Beats
2 ANALOG SUSPECTS Transmission 001 Self-Released
3 HAVIAH MIGHTY 13th Floor Self-Released
5 KONCEPT JACKSON Thot RAP, Chapter 1 Self-Released
6 YOUNG FLEXICO The New Flexico Album Flextopia/Green and Gold Global
7 YOUR OLD DROOG It Wasn’t Even Close Self-Released
8 FLY ANAKIN AND TUAMIE Emergency Raps Vol. 4 Mutant Academy
9 OPIOID ERA, THE The Opioid Era Self-Released
10 DIAMOND D The Diam Piece 2 Dymond Mine


none this week


Rank Artist Album Label
2 LYDIA AINSWORTH Phantom Forest Self-Released
3 ALASKALASKA The Dots Marathon Artists
4 SPELLLING Mazy Fly Sacred Bones
5 CHEMICAL BROTHERS, THE No Geography Virgin
6 COMET IS COMING, THE Trust In The Lifeforce Of The Deep Mystery Impulse!
7 TRENTEMOLLER “Sleeper” [Single] In My Room
8 MODESELEKTOR Who Else Monkeytown
9 BLAINE TODD Every Road is a Good Road Debacle
10 SIMULATION Death’s Head Speaks Hausu Mountain


none this week

    June 1st, 2019

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