Top 30 new albums for week ending Feb 22 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 Eerie Wanda Pet Town Joyful Noise
2 Abjects Never Give Up Yippee Ki Yay
3 Sleaford Mods Eton Alive Extreme Eating
4 Boy Harsher Careful Nude Club
5 Umut Adan Bahar Riverboat
6 Elena Setién Another Kind of Revolution Thrill Jockey
7 Bad Magic what’s wrong with my eyes? self-released
8 Piranha Rama S/T Trrrash
9 Kenneka Cook Moonchild American Paradox
10 Oh Sees Smote Reverser Castle Face
11 Ladytron Ladytron !K7
12 Analog Suspects Transmission 001 self-released
13 Minor Poet The Good News – EP Sub Pop
14 Petrichor II self-released
15 Henny L.O. Evergreen – EP self-released
16 Fly Anakin & Tuamie Emergency Raps Vol. 4 Mutant Academy
17 Lobo Marino At Appalachian South Folklife Center self-released
18 Chasms The Mirage Felte
19 Jessica Pratt Quiet Signs Mexican Summer
20 Bloodshot Bill Come Get Your Love Right Now Goner
21 Piroshka Brickbat Bella Union
22 Mercury Rev Bobbie Gentry’s the Delta Sweete Revisited Bella Union
23 The Lemonheads Varshons 2 Fire / Hostess
24 Elder Island The Omnitone Collection Elder Island
25 Celia Palli Technicolours – EP Celia Palli
26 Y La Bamba Mujeres Tender Loving Empire
27 Last Import Last Import self-released
28 Sir Babygirl Crush on Me Father/Daughter
29 Anemone Beat My Distance Royal Mountain
30 Cherry Glazerr Stuffed & Ready Secretly Canadian / Hostess


    February 23rd, 2019

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Dog Germs / PND (punk’s not dead) presents:

tonight’s show kicks off with tunes from a handful of bands playing in Richmond, Virginia Beach, and Charlottesville in the next couple of weeks! Among these amazing shows is Boy Harsher, who will be hitting the stage at the Camel here in Richmond on Monday, February 4th…and I will have your chance for a pair of tickets to see this one!

Unbelievably, I do not have any new music for Dog Germs tonight, but don’t worry, I have tons of amazing songs to fill your ears with anyway…including your requests!

upcoming shows:

Infected Mushroom on February 2nd @ Peabody’s, Virginia Beach, VA
30 Year Sick, Cold Choir, Gothic Lizard on February 3rd @ Fallout, Richmond, VA
Boy Harsher, Nghtcrwlr, Aesthetic Barrier on February 4th @ The Camel, Richmond, VA
Please Don’t Tell on February 12th @ Goth Night, Charlottesville, VA
Grandeur on February 19th @ Goth Night, Charlottesville, VA
Gang Of Four on February 21st @ U Street Music Hall, Washington, D.C.
Hindu Pez on February 24th @ Triangle, Williamsburg, VA
The Crüxshadows w/Korine on February 24th @ Ivy City Smokehouse Tavern & Market, Washington, D.C.
And One on March 19th @ Ivy City Smokehouse Tavern & Market, Washington, D.C.
Ships In The Night on March 31st @ Triangle, Williamsburg, VA
DBUK w/Norman Westburg on April 1st @ Capital Ale House, Richmond, VA
Blaqk Audio w/Silent Rival on April 3rd @ U Street Music Hall, Washington, D.C.
Spider Lilies w/This Hollow Machine on April 28th @ Triangle, Williamsburg, VA
I:Scintilla, AL1CE, Panic Priest on May 2nd @ Fallout, Richmond, VA
Perturbator on May 17th @ The Broadberry, Richmond, VA
Aesthetic Perfection w/Empathy Test on September 25th @ Fallout, Richmond, VA
Pink Turns Blue, True Body, Serqet on October 6th @ The Camel, Richmond, VA

    Dog Germs / PND (punk’s not dead)    January 29th, 2019

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