genre charts for Aug 9 presents:


Rank Artist Album Label
1 KENNY ROBY Kenny Roby Royal Potato Family
2 KIMBERLY MORGAN YORK Keep On Goin’ Self-Released
3 DAN NAVARRO Horizon Line Red Hen
4 BROTHER BROTHERS, THE Cover To Cover Compass
5 PHARIS AND JASON ROMERO Tell ‘Em You Were Gold Smithsonian Folkways
6 TOMBERLIN i don’t know who needs to hear this… Saddle Creek
7 HACKENSAW BOYS Hackensaw Boys Suns Work
8 LINDA SUSSMAN Shake It Loose Today Self-Released
9 JACKSON EMMER “Terlingua” [Single] Diamond Ranch
10 PATRICK DETHLEFS “And Loraine” [Single] Self-Released


Rank Artist Album Label
1 MOOR MOTHER Jazz Codes Anti-
2 PUSHA T It’s Almost Dry Getting Out Our Dreams
4 JACK HARLOW Come Home The Kids Miss You Generation Now/Atlantic
5 SKINNY V C’est La Vie Green and Gold Global
6 PT VELL Aviation: The Return Monsta Inc
7 NOAH-O “Trillipino” [Single] Charged Up
8 BLAKSWAN “Coltrane” [Single] Self-Released
9 KONCEPT “Lucy” [Single] Self-Released
10 DANGER MOUSE AND BLACK THOUGHT “Aquamarine” feat. Michael Kiwanuka [Single] BMG


Rank Artist Album Label
1 EVIL INVADERS Shattering Reflection Napalm
2 DEATHBRINGER It Unique Leader
3 FALLUJAH Empyrean Nuclear Blast
4 ORIGIN Chaosmos Nuclear Blast
5 SPIRE OF LAZARUS Soaked In the Sands RealityFade
6 AMONG THESE ASHES Dominion Enthroned Self-Released
7 A GHOST IN RAGS Akarano [EP] Self-Released
8 LEGACY OF A LOST AEON “Into The Depths Of Oblivion” [Single] Self-Released
9 VULTURE “High Speed Metal” [Single] Metal Blade
10 OMOPHAGIA “Redemption in Self-Destruction” [Single] Unique Leader


Rank Artist Album Label
1 ORANGEPURPLEBEACH d E A T h b U g Tiny Telephone
2 KILO KISH American Gurl Kisha/Independent
3 PATRICK SHIROISHI In The Deep Drift You Will Find The Most Serene Of Lullabies American Dreams
4 106 106 DTP01 Bereket
5 DEDSKUL Ded Summer [EP] Self-Released
6 SERFS, THE “Is There An Exit?” [Single] Future Shock
7 NEGGY GEMMY “Daydream” [Single] Self-Released
8 AKINA “La Da Dee La Da Da (feat. Crystal Waters)” [Single] Self-Released
9 BEATKOZINA “He Baba” [Single] NuLu


Rank Artist Album Label
1 VIEUX FARKA TOURE AND KHRUANGBIN “Savanne” [Single] Dead Oceans
2 PEDRO LIMA Recordar E Vivir: Antogolia Vol. 1 Bongo Joe
3 MADE KUTI “No More Wars” [Single] Partisan
4 OMAR PENE AND SUPER DIAMONO Direct From Dakar Real World
5 FERRE GOLA Dynastie Sony East Africa
6 SON ROMPE PERA AND GIL GUTIERREZ “El Saleroso” b/w “Proteus” [Single] Barbes
7 LOS CALVOS Estos Son Los Calvos El Palmas
9 LEYLA MCCALLA Breaking The Thermometer Anti-
10 GWENNO Tresor Heavenly/PIAS

    August 9th, 2022

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Friday Clock Out presents:

Felix "Tigerstripes"

Today, LJ is hosting! Today’s show, in one word: GLOSSY.

    Friday Clock Out    July 17th, 2020

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Top 30 new albums for Jan 21 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 Khruangbin & Leon Bridges Texas Sun – EP Dead Oceans
2 Wire Mind Hive pinkflag
3 Piranha Rama You’ve Earned It Trrrash
4 Africa Express EGOLI self-released
5 Matana Roberts COIN COIN Chapter Four: Memphis Constellation
6 Shormey Boogie Tape, Vol. 1 – EP Citrus City
7 Angel Olsen All Mirrors Jagjaguwar
8 Sibyl / Mister Earthbound Hypnotic Rhythm Deckhead
9 VV III self-released
10 True Body Heavenly Rhythms for the Uninitiated The Funeral Party
11 Angelica Garcia Cha Cha Palace Spacebomb
12 Trauma Lavern Album Announcement Fail Cold Rhymes
13 Phantómódel Panic Picnic Grimalkin
14 Majjin Boo Go Between EggHunt
15 Alan Good Parker Everything’s Normal – EP self-released
16 OOIOO Nijimusi Thrill Jockey
17 Caveboy Night in the Park, Kiss in the Dark self-released
18 En Attendant Ana Juillet Trouble In Mind
19 A Girl Called Eddy Been Around Elefant
20 Alexandra Savior The Archer 30th Century
21 Field Music Making a New World Memphis Industries
22 Devon Gilfillian Black Hole Rainbow Capitol
23 Scrunchies Stunner Guilt Ridden Pop
24 The Lonesome Ace Stringband Modern Old-Time Sounds For The Bluegrass and Folksong Jamboree self-released
25 Praises EP THREE Hand Drawn Dracula
26 Carissa Johnson A Hundred Restless Thoughts A Diamond Heart Production
27 Ian George Kingdom of My Youth Silver Branch
28 Fern Mayo Week of Charm self-released
29 Emily Yacina Remember the Silver self-released
30 Little Monarch Grains – EP Super Bloom


    January 18th, 2020

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