top 30 new albums for Oct 6 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 Little Simz Sometimes I Might Be Introvert AGE 101
2 Amythyst Kiah Wary + Strange Rounder
3 Sideline Ups, Downs and No Name Towns Mountain Home
4 You Am I The Lives of Others self-released
5 BadBadNotGood Talk Memory XL
6 Balsam Range Moxie and Mettle Mountain Home
7 Sierra Ferrell Long Time Coming Rounder
8 TV Priest Lifesize – Single Sub Pop
9 Kenyattah Black Humble Yet Effective EarTight Etc
10 Flock of Dimes Head of Roses Sub Pop
11 Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit Georgia Blue Southeastern
12 PJ Sykes Fuzz Cherub
13 Clinic Fantasy Island Domino
14 Bacao Rhythm & Steel Band Expansions Big Crown
15 Anya Hinkle Eden and Her Borderlands Organic
16 Shaggy & Rayvon Doo Run Riddim Mr. Doo Music
17 AZ Doe or Die II Quiet Money
18 Moor Mother Black Encyclopedia of the Air Anti/Epitaph
19 Birdtalker Birdtalker Antifragile Music
20 Washers Be Careful self-released
21 gnawing You Freak Me Out Refresh
22 Beex The Early Years: 1979-1982 Beach Impediment
23 Erik Larson Siste Latter self-released
24 FM Skyline Illuminations 100% Electronica
25 Prabir Trio Haanji self-released
26 Dead Billionaires Dead Billionaires EP Clay Street
27 Injury Reserve By the Time I Get to Phoenix self-released
28 Mommyheads Age of Isolation self-released
29 Adia Victoria A Southern Gothic Atlantic
30 Tekla Waterfield New Skies self-released


    October 6th, 2021

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genre charts for Oct 6 presents:


Rank Artist Album Label
1 SIDELINE Ups’Downs And No Name Towns Mountain Home
2 BALSAM RANGE Moxie and Mettle Mountain Home
3 SIERRA FERRELL Long Time Coming Rounder/Concord
4 FLOCK OF DIMES Head Of Roses Sub Pop
5 JASON ISBELL AND THE 400 UNIT “Driver 8” feat. John Paul White [Single] Southeastern/Thirty Tigers
6 ANYA HINKLE Eden And Her Borderlands Organic
7 BIRDTALKER Birdtalker AntiFragile
8 TEKLA WATERFIELD New Skies Self-Released
9 WATCHHOUSE Watchhouse Thirty Tigers
10 LULA WILES Shame & Sedition Smithsonian Folkways


Rank Artist Album Label
1 LITTLE SIMZ Sometimes I Might Be Introvert AGE 101
3 AZ Doe or Die II Quiet Money
4 MOOR MOTHER Black Encyclopedia Of The Air Anti-
5 INJURY RESERVE By The Time I Get To Phoenix Self-Released
6 ATMOSPHERE WORD? – Side A [EP] Rhymesayers
7 FLY ANAKIN Pixote Mutant Academy
8 MOZZY Untreated Trauma EMPIRE
9 ISAIAH RASHAD The House Is Burning TDE/Warner
10 KHRYSIS The Hour Of Khrysis Jamla


Rank Artist Album Label
1 ERIK LARSON Siste Latter Self-Released
2 MODAL CITIZAN Idolatry [EP] Self-Released
3 CARRION “Revenant” [Single] Brutal Resonance
4 CONVERGE AND CHELSEA WOLFE “Blood Moon” [Single] Deathwish
5 YVETTE How the Garden Grows Western Vinyl
6 SLOTHRUST Parallel Timeline Dangerbird
7 BRNDA Do You Like Salt? Crafted Sounds
8 GUSHER Bleed Out Self-Released
9 END YOU Aimless Dread Pax Aeternum


Rank Artist Album Label
1 FM SKYLINE Illuminations 100% Electronica
2 EMMA-JEAN THACKRAY Yellow Movementt
3 KONDI BAND We Famous Strut
4 JANA RUSH Painful Enlightenment Planet Mu
5 KAITLYN AURELIA SMITH AND EMILE MOSSERI I Could Be Your Dog (Prequel) Ghostly International
6 HUGH HARDIE Dream in Green [EP] Hospital
7 ONEOHTRIX POINT NEVER Magic Oneohtrix Point Never Warp
8 SALLY SHAPIRO “Fading Away” [Single] Italians Do It Better
9 KOMRADS The Wolf Negative Gain Productions
10 BLACK MARBLE “Preoccupation” [Single] Sacred Bones


Rank Artist Album Label
1 SHAGGY AND RAYVON “Drive Me Insane” [Single] Mr. Doo
2 LA MAMBANEGRA Los Ultimos Buses De Colores Tambora
3 SUSANA BACA “Sorongo” [Single] Real World
4 LES FILLES DE ILLIGHADAD At Pioneer Works Sahel Sounds
5 HAILU MERGIA AND THE WALIAS BAND Tezeta Awesome Tapes From Africa
7 BOMBA ESTEREO Deja Sony Latin
8 KUTIMAN “Guruji” [Single] Siyal
9 SUPER BITON DE SEGOU Afro Jazz Folk Collection Vol. 1 Mieruba
10 SONIDO GALLO NEGRO “Planet Claire” [Single] Self-Released

    October 6th, 2021

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