Top 30 new albums for week ending Mar 15 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 Stella Donnelly Beware of the Dogs Secretly Canadian
2 Benjamin Shepherd 96 Corolla – Single self-released
3 The Cleaners From Venus Time Machine – Single Mr Mule
4 The Coathangers The Devil You Know Suicide Squeeze
5 Our Native Daughters Songs of Our Native Daughters Smithsonian Folkways
6 Sharon Van Etten Remind Me Tomorrow Jagjaguwar
7 Hand Habits placeholder Saddle Creek
8 Eerie Wanda Pet Town Joyful Noise
9 Y La Bamba Mujeres Tender Loving Empire
10 Sleaford Mods Eton Alive Extreme Eating
11 Ibibio Sound Machine Doko Mien Merge
12 Rocky Dawuni Beats of Zion Aquarian / Six Degrees
13 Elena Setién Another Kind of Revolution Thrill Jockey
14 Helado Negro This is How You Smile RVNG Intl.
15 Matmos Plastic Anniversary Thrill Jockey
16 Nick Waterhouse Nick Waterhouse Innovative Leisure
17 Nicole Willis & Banda Palomita My Soul Sensation – EP Redwood Music
18 Hot Flash Heat Wave Mood Ring – EP Hot Flash Heat Wave / EMPIRE
19 SPELLLING Mazy Fly Sacred Bones
20 Moving Panoramas In Two Modern Outsider
21 Rina Mushonga In a Galaxy [PIAS] Holland
22 Shelley Segal Holy – EP True Music
23 Sarah Burton Give Me What I Want self-released
24 Fever High Avec You EP Fever High
25 Ella Vos Watch & Wait – EP hwyl, llc
26 Chasms The Mirage felte
27 Luther Russell Medium Cool Fluff and Gravy
28 Ladytron Ladytron !K7
29 Constance Hauman High Tides Isotopia
30 Allison de Groot & Tatiana Hargreaves Allison de Groot & Tatiana Hargreaves Free Dirt


    March 16th, 2019

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Genre charts for week ending Mar 15 presents:


Rank Artist Album Label
1 BENJAMIN SHEPHERD “’96 Corolla” [Single] Self-Released
2 OUR NATIVE DAUGHTERS Songs Of Our Native Daughters Smithsonian Folkways
3 ALLISON DE GROOT AND TATIANA HARGREAVES Allison De Groot And Tatiana Hargreaves Free Dirt
4 NOVO AMOR AND GIA MARGARET “No Fun / Lucky for You” [Single] AllPoints
5 ADAM BRICKS Relations The What of Whom
6 RISING APPALACHIA Leylines Self-Released
7 TODD SNIDER Cash Cabin Sessions, Vol.3 Thirty Tigers
8 SHOVELS AND ROPE By Blood [Advance Tracks] Dualtone
9 KARINE POLWART Laws of Motion Hudson
10 BEN HOWARD Noonday Dream Republic


Rank Artist Album Label
1 THIRD ROOT Trill Pedagogy: Winter Flex [EP] Self-Released
2 ANALOG SUSPECTS Transmission 001 Self-Released
3 CHE NOIR The Thrill of the Hunt T.C.F.
4 2 CHAINZ Rap Or Go To The League Gamebread/Def Jam
5 NAPOLEON DA LEGEND Holy Grail Tuff Kong
6 PAN AMSTERDAM Elevator Music, Vol. 1 [EP] Def Pressé
7 CZARFACE Czarface Meets Ghostface Silver Age
8 LINA SYMONE “Which One (feat. Skyzoo & Versatile Excell)” [Single] Self-Released
9 MALIK MATTER$ “Op-Talk” [Single] Self-Released
10 NICKELUS F “Heaven Only Knows” [Single] Self-Released


Rank Artist Album Label
1 USURPER Lords of the Permafrost Soulseller
2 ARS TENEBRA Ars Tenebra Self-Released
3 GOTHIC LIZARD Creeping Out of the Dark Cold Vision Inc.
4 MARK MORTON Anesthetic Spinefarm
5 BLOOD CEREMONY “Lolly Willows” [Single] Rise Above
6 DEAFHEAVEN “Black Brick” [Single] Anti-/Epitaph
7 LUCIFER Lucifer II Century Media
8 ASTRAL VOID, THE Mandragora Self-Released
9 SPELL The Full Moon Sessions Bad Omen


Rank Artist Album Label
2 CHASMS The Mirage Felte
3 MATMOS Plastic Anniversary Thrill Jockey
4 SPELLLING Mazy Fly Sacred Bones
5 LADYTRON Ladytron !K7
6 SOUNDWALK COLLECTIVE The Peyote Dance (feat. Patti Smith) Bella Union
7 SNAPPED ANKLES Stunning Luxury The Leaf
8 LIZETTE LIZETTE Non Record Union
9 TIGER VILLAGE Modern Drummer Hausu Mountain
10 GOO MUNDAY 9 Lives Negative Gain Productions


Rank Artist Album Label
1 VAUDOU GAME Otodi Hot Casa
3 ROCKY DAWUNI Beats Of Zion Aquarian/Six Degrees
4 LEYLA MCCALLA The Capitalist Blues Jazz Village/PIAS
5 DEXTER STORY Bahir Soundway
6 DJ PANKO Panko Pa’ Palenque Palenque
7 DAKTARIS, THE Soul Explosion [Remastered] Desco/Daptone
8 COCOA TEA Music Is Our Business VP
9 HELADO NEGRO This Is How You Smile RVNG Intl.
10 SON PALENQUE AND CERRERO “Adios Batata (Cerrero Dub Mix)” [Single] Llorona

    March 16th, 2019

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