genre charts for Aug 11 presents:


Rank Artist Album Label
1 PERT NEAR SANDSTONE Rising Tide Self-Released
2 DENISON WITMER American Foursquare Asthmatic Kitty
3 HARROW FAIR Sins We Made Brad Paul Media
4 SARO LYNCH-THOMASON AND SAM GLEAVES I Have Known Women Strictly Country
5 DAVID HAERLE Death Valley Edendale
6 SIX ORGANS OF ADMITTANCE Companion Rises Drag City
7 WU FEI AND ABIGAIL WASHBURN Wu Fei & Abigail Washburn Smithsonian Folkways
8 LAURA MARLING Song For Our Daughter Chrysalis/Partisan
9 CINDER WELL No Summer Free Dirt
10 MAPACHE From Liberty Street Yep Roc


Rank Artist Album Label
1 MOEMAW NAEDON Dr. Deadhorse Soul Slime
3 GREENLIGHTS MUSIC Space Craft Self-Released
4 KONCEPT JACKSON Thot Rap Chapter 2 Self-Released
5 SNEEZE “Detached” [Single] Self-Released
6 NAVY BLUE Àdá Irin Self-Released
7 JAMAL GASOL The World is Piff 2 Self-Released
8 SMYTH KNIGHT North Chesterfield Self-Released
9 JAMES DANGLE Briefs Self-Released
10 38 SPESH 6 Shots Trust


Rank Artist Album Label
1 HOBOKNIFE Wig of Flies Self-Released
2 BORIS NO Self-Released
3 ORANSSI PAZUZU Mestarin Kynsi Nuclear Blast
4 UPON A BURNING BODY “Built from War” [Single] Seek & Strike
5 GALACTIC MECHANICS The Ominous Quadrant [EP] Self-Released
6 CYTOTOXIN Nuklearth Unique Leader
7 VARG Zeichen Napalm
8 ENSLAVED Utgard Nuclear Blast
9 SEEDS IN BARREN FIELDS Sånger som rämnar Self-Released
10 FEMINAZGUL No Dawn for Men Birds Before the Storm


Rank Artist Album Label
1 YVES TUMOR Heaven To A Tortured Mind Warp
2 ALGIERS There Is No Year Matador/Beggars
3 GASLAMP KILLER, THE The Cat’s Meow Self-Released
5 MARY LATTIMORE Silver Ladders Ghostly International
6 HAAI Put Your Head Above The Parakeets [EP] Mute
7 TWO FINGERS Fight! Fight! Fight! Nomark
8 POLO AND PAN Feel Good [EP] Universal
9 RUSSELL EL BUTLER A Talisman to Ward Off Dysphoria Self-Released
10 SHLOMO Heaven Inc. [EP] Friends Of Friends


Rank Artist Album Label
1 SANTROFI Alewa Out Here
2 VOZ DI SANICOLAU Fundo De Marê Palinha Glitterbeat
4 BUDOS BAND, THE “Long In The Tooth” [Single] Daptone
5 GROUPE RTD The Dancing Devils Of Djibouti Ostinato
6 NICO GOMEZ AND HIS AFRO-PERCUSSION INC “Baila Chibiquiban” [Single] Matasuna
7 KELEKETLA Keleketla! Ahead Of Our Time
8 PEDRO LIMA Maguidala Bongo Joe
9 SITI MUHARAM Siti Of Unguja On The Corner
10 BANDE-GAMBOA Horizonte: Revamping Rare Gems From Cabo Verde And Guine-Bissau Heavenly Sweetness

    August 11th, 2020

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top 30 new albums for May 19 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 Falle Nioke & Ghost Culture Youkounkoun – EP PRAH
2 Benny the Butcher, Rick Hyde & Heem Da Mob – Single BSF
3 Santrofi Alewa Outhere
4 Eliza Juno Do Tree Lobsters Experience Love self-released
5 Eliza Battle Like Leaves self-released
6 Big No Big No Flux Editions
7 Buscabulla Regresa Ribbon Music
8 Sunwatchers Oh Yeah? Trouble In Mind
9 Bishop Nehru Nehruvia: My Disregarded Thoughts Nehruvia
10 Melenas Días Raros Trouble In Mind
12 Kenny Mason Angelic Hoodrat self-released
13 RJD2 The Fun Ones RJ’s Electrical Connections
14 Fiona Apple Fetch The Bolt Cutters Epic
15 Reel Smoovv 31st K.Nights self-released
16 The Soft Pink Truth Shall We Go On Sinning So That Grace May Increase? Thrill Jockey
17 Nadia Reid Out of My Province Slow Time
18 Emotionz Gems Beast Van
19 Thick 5 Years Behind Epitaph
20 Hamerkop Remote Drag City
21 Moses Sumney græ Jagjaguwar
22 Light Beams Self Help Don Giovanni
23 Westside Gunn Pray for Paris Griselda
24 Vos Like Water – Single Sad Art
25 The Sonic Dawn Enter the Mirage Heavy Psych Sounds
26 Sarah Jarosz World On The Ground Rounder
27 Steve Palmer Useful Histories Sunrise Ocean Bender
28 The Mastersons No Time for Love Songs Red House
29 Khruangbin Mordechai Dead Oceans
30 The SteelDrivers Bad For You Rounder


    May 19th, 2020

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