Top 30 new albums for week ending Sep 20 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 Piranha Rama You’ve Earned It Trrrash
2 Esther Rose You Made It This Far Father/Daughter
3 Weyes Blood Titanic Rising Sub Pop
4 Cate Le Bon Reward Mexican Summer / MAGNIPH / Hostess
5 Jay Som Anak Ko Polyvinyl
6 Theravada Xennis Rodman 2000 Entertainment
7 Oh, Rose While My Father Sleeps Park The Van
8 Parsnip When the Tree Bears Fruit Trouble In Mind
9 Lizzie No Vanity self-released
10 Sunny War Shell of a Girl Hen House Studios
11 Lana Del Rey Norman Fucking Rockwell! Polydor
12 Bat for Lashes Lost Girls Bat For Lashes
13 Whitney Forever Turned Around Secretly Canadian
14 Penny & Sparrow Finch I Love You
15 Frankie Cosmos Close It Quietly Sub Pop
16 Chelsea Wolfe Birth of Violence Sargent House
17 The Curtis Brothers Algorithm Truth Revolution
18 Illiterate Light Illiterate Light Atlantic
19 Grebes House Creature Broken Circles
20 Camp Howard Cañón Egghunt
21 ExKnives Witches and Skindivers self-released
22 Charles Owens Trio Three and Thirteen Ropeadope
23 Super Doppler Super Doppler Sweet Brother
24 Sycho Sid Sunset Drive 2 Mutant Academy
25 Sea of Storms Saddest Faction Sound Era
26 Koncept Jack$on Newport 1000s self-released
27 Omni Networker Sub Pop
28 Holy Roller Holy Roller self-released
29 Sammi Lanzetta Ceiling Mirror 6131
30 Sleepwalkers Ages Spacebomb

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7 September 21st, 2019

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Genre charts for week ending Sep 20 presents:

AAA

Rank Artist Album Label
1 ESTHER ROSE You Made It This Far Father/Daughter
2 LIZZIE NO Vanity Self-Released
3 HOLY ROLLER Holy Roller Self-Released
4 JUSTIN PETER KINKEL-SCHUSTER Take Heart, Take Care Big Legal Mess
5 OTTOMAN TURKS Ottoman Turks State Fair
6 FANNY GRACE Don’t Want It All Self-Released
7 LUBA DVORAK American Sin Starr Street
8 EILEN JEWELL Gypsy Signature Sounds
9 TERRI HENDRIX Talk To A Human: Project 5.3 Wilory
10 BEN WINSHIP Acorns Snake River

Hip-Hop

Rank Artist Album Label
1 THERAVADA Xennis Rodman 2000 Entertainment
2 SYCHO SID Sunset Drive 2 Mutant Academy
3 KONCEPT JACKSON Newport 1000s Self-Released
4 ALCHEMIST Yacht Rock 2 Self-Released
5 SAMPA THE GREAT The Return Ninja Tune
6 NAS Lost Tapes, Vol 2. Def Jam
7 SKYZOO AND PETE ROCK Retropolitan Mello
8 RADIO B Kill The Dreamer Vol 1: New Independence The Association Of Great Minds
9 GHOSTFACE KILLAH Ghostface Killahs Now Generation
10 MISTER AND CURT CATARACT Approaching Land Self-Released

Loud

Rank Artist Album Label
1 PELICAN Nighttime Stories Southern Lord
2 GHOST “Seven Inches of Satanic Panic” [Single] Metal Blade
3 CULT OF LUNA A Dawn to Fear Metal Blade
4 RUSSIAN CIRCLES Blood Year Sargent House
5 USA NAILS Life Cinema HEX
6 CEREBRAL ROT Odious Descent Into Decay 20 Buck Spin
7 DARKTHRONE Old Star Peaceville
8 BOOK OF WYRMS Remythologizer Twin Earth
9 FUTUREPROJEKTOR TERMA Self-Released
10 OUTSIDER When Love Dies Flatspot

RPM

Rank Artist Album Label
1 MORT GARSON Mother Earth’s Plantasia [Reissue] Sacred Bones
2 100 GECS 1000 Gecs Dog House
3 STEVE HAUSCHILDT Nonlin Ghostly International
4 TORRAINE FUTURUM Miles from Heaven Self-Released
5 HERON AND CRANE Firesides Hibernator Gigs
6 DANKMUS It Was the Best of Times, It Was the Blurst of Times. Dankcrest Enterprises
7 JONAS MUNK AND NICKLAS SORENSEN Always Already Here El Paraiso
8 CLARK Kiri Variations Throttle
9 KH “Only Human” [Single] Ministry Of Sound
10 JODY REYNOLDS “Fire of Love” [Single] Infinite Soundtracks / Night Drop

World

Rank Artist Album Label
1 RACHID TAHA Je Suis Africaine Believe
2 EARLY CONGO MUSIC 1946-1962: FIRST RUMBA TO THE REAL RUMBA VARIOUS ARTISTS El Sur
3 VITTO MEIRELLES Da Hora Cooking Vinyl
4 LUCIBELA Laco Umbilical LusAfrica
5 AFROINS, LOS A Gozar Salsomanos Vampisoul
6 KALETA AND SUPER YAMBA BAND Medaho Ubiquity
7 OTAVA YO Do You Love ARC
8 TINARIWEN Amadjar Anti-
9 AGGROLITES, THE Reggae Now! Pirates Press
10 GARIFUNA COLLECTIVE, THE Aban Stonetree

7 September 21st, 2019

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Top 30 new albums for week ending Sep 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 Sinkane Dépaysé City Slang
2 Esther Rose You Made It This Far Father/Daughter Records
3 Parsnip When the Tree Bears Fruit Trouble in Mind
4 Nas The Lost Tapes 2 Mass Appeal Records
5 Shana Cleveland Night of the Worm Moon Hardly Art
6 Oh Sees Face Stabber Castle Face
7 Dori Freeman Every Single Star Blue Hens Music
8 Black Belt Eagle Scout At the Party with My Brown Friends Saddle Creek
9 Tinariwen Amadjar Anti/Epitaph;Wedge
10 Chris Forsyth All Time Present No Quarter
11 Transylvania Stud White Witch Independent
12 Future Projektor Terma Independent
13 Patrick Bates Salad Days – EP Verses Records
14 Book of Wyrms Remythologizer Twin Earth Records
15 Swordplay Paperwork Audio Recon
16 Petrichor II Custommademusicva
17 Benjamin Shepherd Hold the Line Benjamin Shepherd
18 Prayer Group Eudean – EP Independent
19 New Lions End Story – EP Independent
20 Ki:Theory Centrifugal – EP Kringer Records
21 Sammi Lanzetta Ceiling Mirror 6131 Records
22 Hex Machine Cave Painting Minimum Underdrive
23 Butt Bad Sex self-released
24 Enforced At the Walls Independent
25 Sleepwalkers Ages Spacebomb Records LLC
26 Katie Dahl Wildwood Leaky Boat Records
27 Zachary Lucky Midwestern self-released
28 Twin Peaks Lookout Low Pod / Inertia Music / Space 44
29 The Silence Metaphysical Feedback Drag City Records
30 Common Let Love Loma Vista Recordings

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7 September 14th, 2019

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