top 30 new albums for Apr 6 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 Snapped Ankles Forest of Your Problems The Leaf Label
2 black midi Cavalcade Rough Trade
3 Nightshift Zöe Trouble In Mind
4 Kevin Pittman Victrola Mouth self-released
5 Cloud Nothings The Shadow I Remember Carpark
6 Nervous Twitch Nervous Twitch Reckless Yes
7 Death from Above 1979 Is 4 Lovers Everything Eleven
8 Painted Shrines Heaven and Holy Woodsist
9 Various Artists Edo Funk Explosion, Vol. 1 Analog Africa
10 Icerocks Crossing the Rubicon 2 Piece
11 Sally Rose Tread Light self-released
12 Dazy The Crowded Mind self-released
13 JUJU Live at 131 Prince Street Strut
14 Enforced Kill Grid Century Media
15 Matthew E. White & Lonnie Holley Broken Mirror: A Selfie Reflection Spacebomb
16 Tune-Yards sketchy. 4AD
17 Kishi Bashi Emigrant – EP Joyful Noise
18 Writhing Squares Chart For The Solution Trouble In Mind
19 Middle Kids Today We’re the Greatest Domino
20 Aaron Lee Tasjan Tasjan! Tasjan! Tasjan! New West
21 Valerie June The Moon and Stars: Prescriptions for Dreamers Fantasy
22 Boot Juice Shifting Gears self-released
23 Johnny Ironsights Murder Mountain self-released
24 Genesis Owusu Smiling with No Teeth House Anxiety / Ourness
25 Billy Nomates Emergency Telephone – EP INVADA
26 Brijean Feelings Ghostly International
27 Justin Moses Fall Like Rain Mountain Fever
28 A.J. Croce By Request Compass
29 Brad Leftwich & Linda Higginbotham At Home in the Parlour The Old-Time Tiki Parlour
30 Adrian Younge The American Negro Jazz Is Dead

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    April 6th, 2021

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What the Fontaine?! presents:

Paul Cauthen - Room 41

Let’s start talking about the music of 2019! I’m going to touch on some of the highlights of my musical year!

 

    What the Fontaine?!    December 20th, 2019

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Top 30 new albums for week ending Jul 5 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 Vanishing Twin The Age of Immunology Fire
2 Oahu Slow Waves & Simple Sounds self-released
3 The Fat White Family Serfs Up! Domino
4 black midi Schlagenheim Rough Trade
5 Beak> Life Goes On – EP Temporary Residence
6 Crumb Jinx Crumb
7 French Vanilla How Am I Not Myself? Danger Collective
8 Dire Wolves Grow Towards the Light Beyond Beyond Is Beyond
9 Severed Skies Dimensions DSBP
10 Angel Metro Dark Days Bright Lights self-released
11 Analog Suspects Transmission 001 Charged Up Entertainment
12 The Purge Rain Purge Music
13 The Wimps Plasma self-released
14 Benjamin Shepherd Hold the Line self-released
15 Gothic Lizard Creeping Out of the Dark Cold Vision Inc.
16 Brijean Walkie Talkie Native Cat
17 Horse Jumper of Love So Divine Run For Cover
18 MANNEQUIN PUSSY Patience Epitaph
19 Gabrielle Marlena Manners – EP Breakstone
20 Hatchie Keepsake Double Double Whammy
21 Mattiel Satis Factory Heavenly
22 Julia Shapiro Perfect Version Hardly Art
23 jeanines Jeanines Slumberland
24 Jillian Rae I Can’t Be the One You Want Me to Be theDIYteam
25 Cat Clyde Hunters Trance Cinematic Music Group
26 Meernaa Heart Hunger Native Cat
27 Harlan Harlan House Arrest
28 Baroness Gold & Grey Sony
29 Bill Callahan Shepherd in a Sheepskin Vest Drag City
30 Stef Chura Midnight Saddle Creek

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    July 6th, 2019

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Friday Clock Out presents:

Mobb Deep Infamous

What happens when you mash up Mobb Deep and Throbbling Gristle? (L.J. hosts)

    Friday Clock Out    July 5th, 2019

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