Top 30 new albums for Jan 7 presents:

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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 FONTAINES D.C. Dogrel Partisan / Fontana North;Pod / Inertia under exclusive licence from Partisan
2 Mirtaw Vandals MXC
3 Vanishing Twin The Age of Immunology Fire
4 The Fat White Family Serfs Up! Domino
5 Fever Ray Plunge Remix Mute
6 Cary Grace Lady of Turquoise Door 13
7 Michael Kiwanuka KIWANUKA Polydor
8 Angelica Garcia Jícama (Edit) – Single Spacebomb
9 Angelica Garcia It Don’t Hinder Me – Single Spacebomb
10 Todd Snider Cash Cabin Sessions, Vol. 3 Aimless
11 Sault 5 Forever Living Originals
12 Sanji the Hedgehog Sanji Adventure Battle Secret Bonus Level
13 Sensual World Feeling Wild Stupid Bag
14 Echo the Night Zero Eight-One Three self-released
15 Piranha Rama You’ve Earned It Trrrash
16 ExKnives Witches and Skindivers self-released
17 KT The Harmony of Spheres Cherub
18 Inter Arma Sulphur English Relapse
19 Book of Wyrms Remythologizer Twin Earth
20 Fan Ran parole party Gritty City
21 Ohbliv LewseJoints V self-released
22 dogfuck L’alphabet self-released
23 Iochroma Kolopsia self-released
24 Prayer Group Eudean – EP self-released
25 I Am the Liquor Escape from Planet Smoke I Am the Liquor
26 Lounge Lizzard Eat The Trash self-released
27 Gothic Lizard Creeping Out of the Dark Cold Vision Inc.
28 Sammi Lanzetta Ceiling Mirror 6131
29 Shormey Boogie Tape, Vol. 1 – EP Citrus City
30 Girl Ray Girl Moshi Moshi

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7 January 4th, 2020

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Genre charts for Jan 7 presents:

AAA

Rank Artist Album Label
1 TODD SNIDER Cash Cabin Sessions, Vol.3 Thirty Tigers
2 DORI FREEMAN Every Single Star Blue Hens
3 ALASDAIR ROBERTS The Fiery Margin Drag City
4 VOLLMERS Waves On The Sea Self-Released
5 OUR NATIVE DAUGHTERS Songs Of Our Native Daughters Smithsonian Folkways
6 JUST AROUND THE BEND: SURVIVAL AND REVIVAL IN SOUTHERN BANJO STYLES – MIKE SEEGER’S LAST DOCUMENTARY VARIOUS ARTISTS Smithsonian Folkways
7 CHE APALACHE Rearrange My Heart Free Dirt
8 OZARK HIGHBALLERS Going Down To ‘Leven Point Self-Released
9 TOM RUSSELL October In The Railroad Earth Proper
10 AN AMERICAN FOREST O Brother, Donder Yonder? Self-Released

Hip-Hop

Rank Artist Album Label
1 MIRTAW Vandals MXC
2 SANJI THE HEDGEHOG Sanji Adventure Battle Secret Bonus Level
3 FAN RAN parole party Gritty City
4 OHBLIV LewseJoints V Self-Released
5 DOGFUQ L’alphabet Self-Released
6 ANT THE SYMBOL The What?! Gritty City
7 WESTSIDE GUNN Flygod Is A Awesome God Shady
8 YOUR OLD DROOG Jewelry Self-Released
9 RADIO B Kill The Dreamer Vol 1: New Independence The Association Of Great Minds
10 JUSTIS BRATT Justified [EP] Hollywood Starstruck

Loud

Rank Artist Album Label
1 INTER ARMA Sulphur English Relapse
2 IOCRHOMA Kolopsia Self-Released
3 GOTHIC LIZARD Creeping Out of the Dark Cold Vision
4 RUSSIAN CIRCLES Blood Year Sargent House
5 CLOAK The Burning Dawn Season of Mist
6 MALEVOLENT CREATION The 13th Beast M-Therory
7 PELICAN Nighttime Stories Southern Lord
8 BORIS Love And Evol Third Man
9 RINGS OF SATURN Gidim Nuclear Blast
10 EQUIPOISE Demiurgus The Artisan Era

RPM

Rank Artist Album Label
1 FEVER RAY Plunge Remix Mute
2 ECHO THE NIGHT Zero Eight-One Three Self-Released
3 FLOATING POINTS Crush Ninja Tune
4 LADYTRON Far From Home (Night Versions) [EP] Self-Released
5 PORANGUI PORANGUI Self-Released
6 PLAID Polymer Warp
7 KID KOALA Music to Draw To: Io Arts & Crafts
8 FOLLAKZOID I (One) Sacred Bones
9 KAYTRANADA Bubba RCA
10 FM SKYLINE Advanced Memory Suite Crystal Pistol

World

Rank Artist Album Label
1 ALEFA MADAGASCAR: SALEGY, SOUKOUS AND SOUL FROM THE RED ISLAND 1974-1984 VARIOUS ARTISTS Strut
2 WUTA MAYI La Face Cachee Sterns
3 JUANA MOLINA Forfun [EP] Crammed
4 JAMBU (E OS MITICOS SONS DA AMAZONIA) VARIOUS ARTISTS Analog Africa
5 ZAIKO LANGA LANGA AND JOSSART NYOKA LONGO Seve Prozal
6 POUR ME A GROG VARIOUS ARTISTS Ostinato
7 JULIAN Y SU COMBO Noche De Fiesta Vampisoul
8 GARIFUNA COLLECTIVE, THE Aban Stonetree
9 RACHID TAHA Je Suis Africaine Believe
10 AGGROLITES, THE Reggae Now! Pirates Press

7 January 4th, 2020

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Monday Breakfast Blend presents:

With the exception of Christmas (which is pretty easy), I’m not really one for making seasonally themed shows. I hope you are using today’s MLK holiday to do something good in the world. As for me, I’ll be doing some good by playing a bunch of tunes you should have heard by now, but probably haven’t.

Get updates and previews by liking this show on Facebook. Listen to the show again in the archive player for the next two weeks.

7 January 15th, 2018

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