top 30 new albums for Jun 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.

1 Gruff Rhys Seeking New Gods Rough Trade
2 black midi Cavalcade Rough Trade
3 Clinic Fine Dining – Single Domino
4 Peter Rosenberg Real Late Real Late
5 Dry Cleaning New Long Leg 4AD
6 Prabir Trio Haanji self-released
7 Pj Sykes Fuzz Cherub
8 Book of Wyrms Occult New Age Desert
9 naomiisaac letters from richmond self-released
10 DarkTwaine_ Esoteric Jam self-released
11 Butcher Brown ENCORE – EP Concord Jazz
12 Reptile Tile Drop the Lead – EP Picky Choosie
13 Dust~ Bravado – EP self-released
14 MF Tomlinson Strange Time self-released
15 N0V3L NON-FICTION Flemish Eye
16 Japanese Breakfast Jubilee Dead Oceans
17 Night Beats Outlaw R&B Fuzz Club
18 Jenny Don’t And The Spurs Fire on the Ridge Fluff and Gravy
19 Tristen Aquatic Flowers Mama Bird
20 Robin Bienemann Animal Communicator self-released
21 CHAI WINK Sub Pop
22 Lula Wiles Shame and Sedition Smithsonian Folkways
23 Mannequin Pussy Perfect – EP Epitaph
24 Lord Huron Long Lost Republic
25 Sons of Raphael Full-Throated Messianic Homage Because
26 Fly Pan Am Frontera Constellation
27 AUDREY NUNA a liquid breakfast Arista
28 Kipp Stone Faygo Baby Closed Sessions
29 Pardoner Came Down Different Bar/None
30 Squid Bright Green Field Warp

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    June 15th, 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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Mercury Falls presents:

Drab Majesty Ellipsis

Tonight, L.J. will be hosting Mercury Falls on WRIR 97.3 fm Richmond Independent Radio from 9 to 11 p.m.! He’ll be spinning some new stuff and a smattering of sufficiently iced cold tunes to suit the chill and detached tenor of Melissa’s show!

 

#BombTheBass #ThomYorke #µZiq #TheDreamliners #NinaSimone#ChrisMontez #Siouxsie #GaryNuman #JoyDivision #CateLeBon#StevenRSmith #SleaterKinney #Clinic #Air #Mstrkrft #RóisínMurphy#RoxyMusic #PerfumeGenius #DrabMajesty #Prince #PandaBear#RustinMan #TheZombies #TheFall #Jónsi

    Mercury Falls    July 24th, 2019

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Top 30 new albums for week ending May 17 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 Death and Vanilla Are You a Dreamer? Fire
2 Nots 3 Goner
3 Clinic Wheeltappers and Shunters Domino
4 The Coathangers The Devil You Know Suicide Squeeze
5 Snapped Ankles Stunning Luxury The Leaf Label
6 The Proper Ornaments Six Lenins Tapete
7 Bibio Ribbons Warp
8 Shana Cleveland Night of the Worm Moon Hardly Art
9 Jamila Woods LEGACY! LEGACY! Jagjaguwar
10 Ohbliv Give Thanks Fat Beats
11 Ibibio Sound Machine Doko Mien Merge
12 Dexter Story Bahir Soundway
13 Torche Admission Relapse
14 Minor Poet The Good News – EP Sub Pop
15 Monday Night Scomaha, Vol. 1 AllWeNeed
16 Miramar Salida / Urgencia Daptone
17 Benjamin Shepherd Hold the Line self-released
18 Hex Machine Cave Painting self-released
19 Lobo Marino @Appalachian South Folklife Center – EP Lobo Marino
20 Boogarins Sombrou Dúvida LAB 344
21 POW! Shift Castleface
22 Matt Kivel last night in america Cascine
23 Carlton Jumel Smith 1634 Lexington Avenue (feat. Cold Diamond & Mink) Timmion
24 ShitKid [Detention] PNKSLM
25 Flamingods Levitation Moshi Moshi
26 DEHD Water Fire Talk
27 Drahla Useless Coordinates Captured Tracks
28 Fauvely This is What the Living Do – EP Diversion
29 ALASKALASKA The Dots Marathon Artists
30 An Horse Modern Air Lame-O

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    May 18th, 2019

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