genre charts for Oct 27 presents:

AAA

Rank Artist Album Label
1 JEREMY IVEY Waiting Out The Storm Anti-
2 ERIC ANDERS AND MARK O’BITZ This Mortal Farce [EP] Baggage Room
3 JAKE BLOUNT Spider Tales Free Dirt
4 JORDAN TICE Motivational Speakeasy Padiddle
5 MASSEY HARRIS Massey Harris [EP] Self-Released
6 PHIL HENRY Chasing Echoes Self-Released
7 GILLIAN WELCH Boots No. 2: The Lost Songs, Vol. 2 Acony
8 DARREL WILLIAM HERBERT An Unwelcome Moment Of Clarity Self-Released
9 DONOVAN WOODS Without People Meant Well
10 TWO BIRD STONE Hands and Knees Wondermore

Hip-Hop

Rank Artist Album Label
1 SA-ROC The Sharecropper’s Daughter Rhymesayers
2 MURS AND DEE-1 He’s The Christian, I’m The Rapper Mission Vision/Murs316
3 FLY ANAKIN The 8’s (2015-2018) Mutant Academy
4 OPEN MIKE EAGLE Anime, Trauma And Divorce Auto Reverse
5 JABEE This World Is So Fragile And Cruel I’m Glad I Got You Grand Union
6 PARIS Safe Space Invader Guerrilla Funk
7 RUN THE JEWELS RTJ4 Jewel Runners/RBC/BMG
8 ACTION BRONSON Only For Dolphins Loma Vista
9 KOSHA DILLZ Nobody Cares Except You Rapperfriends
10 MARQUES MARTIN Brave And Afraid Operator

Loud

Rank Artist Album Label
1 HOBOKNIFE Wig of Flies Self-Released
2 TESTAMENT Titans Of Creation Nuclear Blast
3 MORS PRINCIPIUM EST. Seven AFM
4 CYTOTOXIN Nuklearth Unique Leader
5 BURNING WITCHES Dance With The Devil Nuclear Blast
6 CARCASS Despicable [EP] Nuclear Blast
7 INFERI Of Sunless Realms [EP] The Artisan Era
8 DJINN-GHUL Sordes Pyramis Self-Released
9 NEUROMORAL DISSONANCE My Wisdom My Grief Amputated Vein
10 ZEAL AND ARDOR Wake of a Nation [EP] Self-Released

RPM

Rank Artist Album Label
1 GREGORY DARDEN Soils Self-Released
2 OPIN Media & Memory WarHen
3 FM SKYLINE JPEG Jamz 100% Electronica
4 GREEN HOUSE Six Songs From Invisible Gardens [EP] Leaving
5 AUTECHRE Sign Warp
6 ELIZA JUNO Do Tree Lobsters Experience Love Self-Released
7 GASTON AREVALO Terrain A Strangely Isolated Place
8 MORT GARSON Music from Patch Cord Productions Thrill Jockey
9 FREE SLOPE Isolation Drone I & II Polytechnic Youth
10 SAGOR AND SWING En musikalisk tolkning av Bröderna Lejonhjärta Zeon Light

World

Rank Artist Album Label
1 BUDOS BAND, THE Long In The Tooth Daptone
2 MADE KUTI “Free Your Mind” [Single] Partisan
3 LA LOCURA DE MACHUCA 1975-1980 VARIOUS ARTISTS Analog Africa
4 BAB L’BLUZ Nayda! Real World
5 RICARDO LEMVO AND MAKINA LOCA N’Dona Ponte Mopiato
6 NAHAWA DOUMBIA Kanawa Awesome Tapes From Africa
7 ALHOUSSEINI ANIVOLLA AND GIRUM MEZMUR Afropentatonism Piranha
8 JUANA MOLINA ANRMAL (Live In Mexico) Crammed
9 SONGHOY BLUES Optimisme Fat Possum
10 LINGO SEINI ET SON GROUPE Musique Hauka Sahel Sounds

    October 27th, 2020

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Top 30 new albums for week ending Aug 2 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.

Rank Artist Album Label
1 Piranha Rama You’ve Earned It Trrrash
2 The Budos Band V Daptone
3 Nas The Lost Tapes 2 Mass Appeal
4 YBN Cordae The Lost Boy [email protected]/Atlantic
5 Monday Night Rather Vindictive AllWeNeed
6 PUP Morbid Stuff Rise
7 Guster Look Alive Nettwerk
8 Fever Ray I’m Not Done (Still Not Done Mix) – Single Mute
9 Khruangbin Hasta El Cielo (Con Todo El Mundo In Dub) Dead Oceans
10 Lounge Lizzard Eat The Trash self-released
11 Warrington Born Mistake self-released
12 Bigal Harrison Bintage CONTROL Ent.
13 The Purge Rain self-released
14 Minor Poet The Good News – EP Sub Pop
15 Miramar Salida / Urgencia – Single Daptone
16 Petrichor II Custom Made Music
17 New Lions End Story – EP Nodderly
18 Gothic Lizard Creeping Out of the Dark Cold Vision
19 Shormey Boogie Tape, Vol. 1 – EP Citrus City
20 Plunky & Oneness Afroclectic N.A.M.E. Brand
21 Spoon Everything Hits at Once: The Best of Spoon Matador
22 Dorian Electra Flamboyant Canyon
23 Honey Radar Ruby Puff Of Dust What’s Yr Rupture?
24 Mal Blum Pity Boy Don Giovanni
25 Prince Originals Rhino/Warner
26 black midi Schlagenheim Rough Trade
27 MANNEQUIN PUSSY Patience Epitaph
28 Quantic Atlantic Oscillations Tru Thoughts
29 Stef Chura Midnight Saddle Creek
30 The Gotobeds Debt Begins at 30 Sub Pop

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    August 3rd, 2019

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