Top 30 new albums for week ending Nov 29 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 Sammi Lanzetta Ceiling Mirror 6131
3 Sleepwalkers Ages Spacebomb
4 Carmen Souza The Silver Messengers Galileo Music
5 Josienne Clarke In All Weather Rough Trade
6 Bonnie “Prince” Billy I Made a Place Drag City
7 Jon Batiste Chronology of a Dream (Live at the Village Vanguard) Verve
8 Sudan Archives Athena Stones Throw
9 Various Artists Too Late to Pray: Defiant Chicago Roots Bloodshot
10 Fanfare I Could Live Here, I Could Die Here – EP Elevator Music
11 Future Projektor Terma self-released
12 Weekend Plans State of Nine Elephant Ear
13 Tyler Meacham Property – EP Damage Control
14 Petrichor II self-released
15 Gorrak Gorrak self-released
16 Camp Howard Cañón self-released
17 DJ Shadow Our Pathetic Age Mass Appeal
18 EmiSunshine and the Rain Family Wars Little Blackbird
19 Run River North Monsters Calling Home, Vol. 2 Nettwerk
20 Erin Anne Tough Love Carpark
21 Charly Bliss Supermoon – EP Barsuk
22 Dessa and the Minnesota Orchestra Sound the Bells: Recorded Live at Orchestra Hall Doomtree
23 FKA Twigs MAGDALENE Young Turks
24 Kae Astra Fortune – EP Modern Outsider
25 Ice Cream Fed Up Ice Cream
26 Fran A Private Picture Fire Talk
27 Basement Revolver Wax and Digital – EP Sonic Unyon
28 FEA No Novelties Blackheart
29 The Deer Do No Harm Keeled Scales
30 Nikki Jean Beautiful Prison Rhymesayers


    November 30th, 2019

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Genre charts for week ending Nov 29 presents:


Rank Artist Album Label
1 JOSIENNE CLARKE In All Weather Rough Trade/Beggars
2 BONNIE PRINCE BILLY I Made A Place Drag City
4 TYLER MEACHAM Property [EP] Self-Released
5 EMISUNSHINE AND THE RAIN Family Wars Little Blackbird
6 LANKUM The Livelong Day Rough Trade/Beggars
7 BILL CALLAHAN Shepherd In A Sheepskin Vest Drag City
8 WISHED BONE Sap Season Self-Released
9 LIZANNE KNOTT Bones And Gravity Good Dog Jake
10 MARIEE SIOUX Grief in Exile Night Bloom


Rank Artist Album Label
1 DJ SHADOW Our Pathetic Age Mass Appeal
2 ANT THE SYMBOL The What?! Gritty City
3 JUSTIS BRATT Justified [EP] Hollywood Starstruck
4 KANYE WEST Jesus Is King Def Jam
5 TY SORRELL At God’s House Citrus City/Disposable America
6 SOL DEVELOPMENT The Sol of Black Folk Self-Released
7 DANIEL SON AND FUTUREWAVE Moonshine Mix 2 Self-Released
8 VADO Long Run Vol. 1 DMG
9 IMBI THE GIRL Back Then [EP] Self-Released
10 ILLA STYLES A Quarter ‘Til a Mil Monsta Inc


Rank Artist Album Label
1 FUTUREPROJEKTOR Terma Self-Released
2 PETRICHOR II Custom Made
3 DEATH ANGEL Humanicide Nuclear Blast
4 EXMORTUS Legions Of The Undead [EP] M-Theory
5 BLOOD INCANTATION Hidden History of the Human Race Dark Descent
6 CATTLE DECAPITATION Death Atlas Metal Blade
7 EQUIPOISE Demiurgus The Artisan Era
9 PELICAN Nighttime Stories Southern Lord
10 MONOLORD No Comfort Relapse


Rank Artist Album Label
1 FKA TWIGS Magdalene Young Turks/Beggars
2 GORRAK Gorrak Self-Released
3 FLYING LOTUS Flamagra Warp
4 YEULE Serotonin II Bayonet
5 TYCHO Weather Mom+Pop/Ninja Tune
6 COMET IS COMING, THE Trust In The Lifeforce Of The Deep Mystery Impulse!
7 DAM FUNK STFU II Glydezone
8 FEVER RAY Live At Troxy Mute
9 RHONDA HEAD Akihtasona [EP] Self-Released
10 OPIN “No 3” [Single] Self-Released


Rank Artist Album Label
1 KOKOLO AFROBEAT ORCHESTRA 100 Fevers Peace & Rhythm
3 LAKOU MIZIK HaitiaNola Cumbancha
4 OTAVA YO Do You Love ARC
5 HOPE MASIKE The Exorcism Of A Spinster WMN
7 THIRD WORLD “You’re Not The Only One (feat Damian “Jr. Gong” Marley)” [Single] Ghetto Youth International
8 JAY DOUGLAS “Jah Children (feat General Trees)” [Single] Slammin Media
9 ROOTS RADICS 12 Inches Of Dub [Advance Tracks] VP
10 RICHIE SPACE “Together We Stand” [Single] VP

    November 30th, 2019

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