Genre charts for week ending Oct 12 presents:


Rank Artist Album Label
1 CHRIS SMITHER Call Me Lucky Signature Sounds
2 SAW BLACK Water Tower Crystal Pistol
3 HAZEL DICKENS AND ALICE GERRARD Sing Me Back Home: The DC Tapes, 1965-1969 Free Dirt
4 ZOE SPEAKS Wings Redbird
5 ADRIANNE LENKER abysskiss Saddle Creek
6 MARIACHI REYNA DE LOS ANGELES Mariachi Reyna de Los Angeles Smithsonian Folkways
7 MOUNTAIN MAN Magic Ship Nonesuch
8 STEVE FORBERT The Magic Tree Blue Rose
9 JOHN HIATT The Eclipse Sessions [Advance Tracks] New West
10 PRICE SISTERS, THE A Heart Never Knows Rebel


Rank Artist Album Label
1 ROC MARCIANO Behold a Dark Horse Marci Enterprises
2 LINA SYMONE “Need That” [Single] Self-Released
3 FLY ANAKIN AND BIG KAHUNA OG Life & Times of BigFly [EP] Mutant Academy
4 NAMEBRAND Chatham Grove Purple Republic / AGM
5 BIG KAHUNA OG AND FLY ANAKIN Big Fly 2 [EP] Mutant Academy
6 SUDAN ARCHIVES Sink [EP] Stones Throw
7 BIGAL HARRISON Bintage Self-Released
8 ARMAND HAMMER Parrafin Backwoodz Studioz
9 ANT THE SYMBOL The Motions Gritty City
10 OHBLIV AND BEN FM Give it Uuup Problematica


Rank Artist Album Label
1 WINDHAND Eternal Return Relapse
2 FUCKED UP Dose Your Dreams Merge
3 EGO LIKENESS Songs From A Dead City Metropolis
4 GRUESOME Twisted Prayers Relapse
5 EMBRA Abjection Self-Released
6 GOTHIC LIZARD Creeping Out of the Dark Cold Vision
7 SOULFLY Ritual Nuclear Blast
8 PIG DESTROYER Head Cage Relapse
9 WITCHKISS The Austere Curtains of Our Eyes Argonauta
10 ONE EYED DOLL Holier Nebulost


Rank Artist Album Label
1 BEAK> >>> Temporary Residence/Invada
3 LET’S EAT GRANDMA I’m All Ears Transgressive/PIAS
4 YVES TUMOR Safe In The Hands Of Love Warp
5 PATOIS COUNSELORS Proper Release Ever/Never
6 A CERTAIN RATIO acr:set Mute
7 ANA DA SILVA AND PHEW Island shouting out loud!
8 MOON HOOCH Light It Up Hornblow
9 LAUREL HALO Raw Silk Uncut Wood Latency
10 CAPITOL K Goatherder Faith & Industry


Rank Artist Album Label
1 SUPERFONICOS Suelta [EP] Discos Fonicos
2 VISHTEN Horizons Productions Takashoun
3 PEREGOYO Y SU COMBO VACANA Mi Buenaventura Vampisoul
5 DOCTOR NATIVO Guatemaya Stonetree
7 GAYE SU AKYOL Istikrarli Hayal Hakikattir Glitterbeat
8 ANDRE SAMPAIO Alagbe Sony Brasil
9 RAM RAM 7: August 1791 Willibelle Publishing & Sales
10 DOCTEUR NICO Dieu De La Guitare Planet Ilunga

    October 13th, 2018

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Top 30 new albums for week ending Oct 12 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.┬áCheck back later if it’s not there yet.

Rank Artist Album Label
1 Roc Marciano Behold a Dark Horse Marci Enterprises
2 Young Scum Young Scum Citrus City / Pretty Olivia
3 Saw Black Water Tower Crystal Pistol
4 Sports Bar Stranger in My Head self-released
5 Recluse Raccoon Recluse Raccoon Citrus City
6 Lina Symone Need That – Single self-released
7 Big No Life on a String / When I Think of Heaven Steady Sounds
8 Lucy Dacus Historian Matador
9 Manzara Hello My Name Is … Friend Nosy Pants
10 Spooky Cool Every Thing Ever – EP Citrus City
11 Bigal Harrison Bintage self-released
12 Cat Power Wanderer Domino
13 Lala Lala The Lamb Sub Pop
14 Hazel Dickens & Alice Gerrard Sing Me Back Home: The DC Tapes, 1965-1969 Free Dirt
15 Sleepwalkers Never Enough – Single Spacebomb
16 Dance With the Dead Loved to Death Dance with the Dead
17 Idles Joy as an Act of Resistance. Partisan
18 Doctor Nativo Guatemaya Stonetree
19 Illiterate Light Growin’ Down – Single self-released
20 Molly Burch First Flower Captured Tracks
21 Big Joanie Fall Asleep – Single Blank Editions
22 Butcher Brown Camden Session Gearbox
23 Chris Smither Call Me Lucky Signature Sounds
24 Piranha Rama Piranha Rama Trrrash
25 Fly Anakin & Big Kahuna OG Life & Times of BigFly – EP Mutant Academy
26 Namebrand Chatham Grove Purple Republic / AGM
27 Big Kahuna Og & Fly Anakin Big Fly 2 – EP Mutant Academy
28 Windhand Eternal Return Relapse
29 Elizabeth Owens Coming of Age self-released
30 David Nance Group Peaced and Slightly Pulverized Trouble in Mind


    October 13th, 2018

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