top 30 new albums for May 18 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 Jack Ingram, Miranda Lambert & Jon Randall The Marfa Tapes Vanner / RCA
2 Dinosaur Jr. Sweep It Into Space Jagjaguwar
3 The Weather Station Ignorance Fat Possum
4 McKinley Dixon For My Mama and Anyone Who Look Like Her Spacebomb
5 The Coral Coral Island Modern Sky UK
6 Nottz Black Woman (feat. Rapsody, Ke Turner, Rah Digga & Nikki Grier) – Single Raw Koncept
7 Dazy The Crowded Mind self-released
8 Downhaul Proof Refresh
9 Tennishu Maybe James Infinite
10 Prabir Trio Haanji self-released
11 Flying Lotus Yasuke Warp
12 The Mighty Mighty Bosstones When God Was Great Hellcat / Epitaph
13 Will Stratton The Changing Wilderness Bella Union / PIAS
14 Eamonn McCormack Storyteller Bem
15 Tony Joe White Smoke From The Chimney Easy Eye Sound
16 Blue Cactus Stranger Again Sleepy Cat
17 Remember Sports Like a Stone Father/Daughter
18 Mark Collie Book of My Blues self-released
19 Manchester Orchestra The Million Masks Of God Loma Vista
20 Matt Sweeney & Bonnie “Prince” Billy Superwolves Drag City
21 Mark O’Connor Markology II OMAC
22 Cliff Eberhardt Knew Things Tin Pan Ally
23 Racquel Jones IgnoRANT Magnetic Moon
24 Bowerbirds Becalmyounglovers Psychic Hotline
25 Jeff Rosenstock SKA DREAM Polyvinyl
26 The Wallflowers Exit Wounds New West
27 Teenage Fanclub Endless Arcade Merge
28 BROCKHAMPTON ROADRUNNER: NEW LIGHT, NEW MACHINE Question Everything / RCA
29 Lou Barlow Reason to Live Joyful Noise
30 La Femme Paradigmes Disque Pointu

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    May 18th, 2021

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top 30 new albums for May 11 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 Squid Bright Green Field Warp
2 Evidence Unlearning Vol. 1 Rhymesayers
3 Fruit Bats The Pet Parade Sub Pop
4 Dinosaur Jr. Sweep It Into Space Jagjaguwar
5 La Femme Paradigmes Disque Pointu
6 Cedric Burnside I Be Trying Single Lock
7 Teenage Fanclub Endless Arcade Merge
8 Corvair Corvair wiaiwya
9 black midi Cavalcade Rough Trade
10 Cheekface We Need a Bigger Dumpster – Single self-released
11 Elizabeth King & The Gospel Souls Living in the Last Days Bible & Tire
12 Way, Shape, or Form Infinite Lives Way, Shape, or Form
13 Lucy Dacus Home Video Matador
14 PJ Sykes Fuzz Cherub
15 Manchester Orchestra The Million Masks Of God Loma Vista
16 Metronomy The English Riviera 10th Anniversary Because
17 Grave Flowers Bongo Band Strength of Spring Castle Face
18 Eli West Tapered Point of Stone Tender and Mild
19 Jeff Rosenstock SKA DREAM Polyvinyl
20 Sour Widows Crossing Over – EP Exploding In Sound
21 Luminous Kid at the end of the dream The Satchi Six
22 Rochelle Jordan Play with the Changes Young Art
23 Field Music Flat White Moon Memphis Industries
24 Silver Synthetic Silver Synthetic Third Man
25 BROCKHAMPTON ROADRUNNER: NEW LIGHT, NEW MACHINE Question Everything / RCA
26 Lou Barlow Reason to Live Joyful Noise
27 Judith Hill Baby, I’m Hollywood! Regime
28 Danny Burns Hurricane – EP Bonfirempany
29 Godspeed You! Black Emperor G_d’s Pee AT STATE’S END! Constellation
30 Fake Fruit Fake Fruit Rocks In Your Head

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    May 11th, 2021

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top 30 new albums for Apr 13 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 Dry Cleaning New Long Leg 4AD
2 Jon Batiste WE ARE Verve
3 Lucy Dacus Thumbs – Single Matador
4 Drug Store Romeos The World Within Our Bedrooms Fiction
5 Dinosaur Jr. Sweep It Into Space Jagjaguwar
6 Floating Points & Pharoah Sanders Promises (feat. London Symphony Orchestra) Luaka Bop
7 Goat Girl On All Fours Rough Trade
8 Various Artists Griselda & BSF: Conflicted (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) Griselda
9 Mogwai As the Love Continues Temporary Residence
10 Pink Siifu & Fly Anakin $mokebreak Lex
11 Illa Styles Top Down Living Monsta
12 Dazy The Crowded Mind self-released
13 Ohbliv Rugged Tranquility Vols. 1 & 2 Paxico
14 Book of Wyrms Occult New Age Desert
15 PJ Sykes Fuzz Cherub
16 Matthew E. White & Lonnie Holley Broken Mirror: A Selfie Reflection Spacebomb
17 Gusher Bleed Out Gusher1312
18 Fruit Bats The Pet Parade Sub Pop
19 Flock of Dimes Head of Roses Sub Pop
20 Godspeed You! Black Emperor G_d’s Pee AT STATE’S END! Constellation
21 Fake Fruit Fake Fruit Rocks In Your Head
22 Yeek Valencia AWAL
23 Tune-Yards sketchy. 4AD
24 Xiu Xiu OH NO Polyvinyl
25 Lo Talker A Comedy Of Errors Arts & Crafts México
26 Vivian Leva & Riley Calcagno Vivian Leva & Riley Calcagno Free Dirt
27 Corvair Corvair Paper Walls
28 Genesis Owusu Smiling with No Teeth House Anxiety / Ourness
29 Altın Gün Yol ATO
30 Menahan Street Band The Exciting Sounds of Menahan Street Band Daptone

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    April 13th, 2021

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