Top 30 new albums for week ending Dec 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.

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1 Radio B Kill the Dreamer, Vol. 1: New Independence The Association Of Great Minds
2 Snoh Aalegra -Ugh, those feels again Artium
3 Kim Gordon No Home Record Matador
4 Jamila Woods LEGACY! LEGACY! Jagjaguwar
5 Juliana Hatfield Juliana Hatfield Sings the Police American Laundromat
6 Girl Ray Girl Moshi Moshi
7 Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds Ghosteen Ghosteen Ltd
8 Whiskey Myers Whiskey Myers Wiggy Thump
9 TOY Songs of Consumption Tough Love
10 Tempers Private Life Dais
11 Onipa Onipa / Makoma – Single Strut
12 Lunacy Age of Truth Third Coming
13 The Who WHO Polydor
14 Various Artists Too Late to Pray: Defiant Chicago Roots Bloodshot
15 Various Artists Country Music – A Film by Ken Burns (The Soundtrack) [Deluxe] Sony
16 Billy Neptune Summer Nights Tricky Intersection
17 Mitchel Evan Nostalgia (Side B) self-released
18 SonikBuster Lost In Greenpath self-released
19 Gorrak Gorrak self-released
20 Sensual World Feeling Wild Stupid Bag
21 Sammi Lanzetta Ceiling Mirror 6131
22 Illa Styles A Quarter ‘Til a Mil Monsta
23 DJ Shadow Our Pathetic Age Mello
24 Dessa and the Minnesota Orchestra Sound the Bells: Recorded Live at Orchestra Hall Doomtree
25 Brother Ali Secrets & Escapes Rhymesayers
26 FKA Twigs MAGDALENE Young Turks
27 Josienne Clarke In All Weather Rough Trade
28 Kae Astra Fortune – EP Modern Outsider
29 Ice Cream Fed Up self-released
30 Fran A Private Picture Fire Talk

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7 December 7th, 2019

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Top 30 new albums for week ending Nov 22 presents:

cover of Juana Molina's Forfun EP

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 Juana Molina Forfun – EP Crammed Discs
2 Basement Revolver Wax and Digital – EP Sonic Unyon
3 Snoh Aalegra -Ugh, those feels again Artium
4 Ego Ella May So Far Tru Thoughts
5 Various Artists Pour Me a Grog: The Funaná Revolt in 1990s Cabo Verde Ostinato
6 FEA No Novelties Blackheart
7 Juliana Hatfield Juliana Hatfield Sings the Police American Laundromat
8 Crumb Jinx Crumb
9 Anna Meredith Fibs Moshi Moshi
10 Sudan Archives Athena Stones Throw
11 The Wimps Plasma self-released
12 Dogfuq L’alphabet self-released
13 Illiterate Light Illiterate Light Atlantic
14 Petrichor II self-released
15 Benjamin Shepherd Hold the Line self-released
16 ohbliv Give Thanks Fat Beats
17 Toxic Moxie Falkonia self-released
18 Dharma Bombs Enjoy the View self-released
19 Sammi Lanzetta Ceiling Mirror 6131
20 Camp Howard Cañón self-released
21 Illa Styles A Quarter ‘Til a Mil Monsta Inc
22 Stray Fossa Laridae – EP self-released
23 Goodnight Daniel Goodnight Daniel – EP Sad Cactus
24 C3 Musiq Conundrum – EP self-released
25 DJ Shadow Our Pathetic Age Mass Appeal
26 Josienne Clarke In All Weather Rough Trade
27 Various Artists Too Late to Pray: Defiant Chicago Roots Bloodshot
28 Chromatics Closer To Grey Italians Do It Better
29 Nikki Jean Beautiful Prison Rhymesayers
30 Charles Rumback & Ryley Walker Little Common Twist Thrill Jockey

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7 November 23rd, 2019

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Monday Breakfast Blend presents:

You can read updates and get previews by liking this show on Facebook. Did you enjoy the show or want to listen to it again? You can find it in the archive player for the next two weeks.

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7 November 18th, 2019

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