Top 30 new albums for week ending June 14 presents:

cover of the album

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 Tacocat This Mess Is a Place Sub Pop
2 Vic Spencer Things Change I Don’t Old Fart Luggage
3 Positive No Teenage Waistline – Single Dromedary
4 Cate Le Bon Reward Mexican Summer
5 Shana Cleveland Night of the Worm Moon Hardly Art
6 Jamila Woods LEGACY! LEGACY! Jagjaguwar
7 She Keeps Bees Kinship Ba Da Bing!
8 C Keys & Kazi Keys 2 Kazi Below System
9 Your Old Droog It Wasn’t Even Close Gogul Mogul
10 The Mountain Goats In League with Dragons Merge
11 The National I Am Easy to Find 4AD
12 Earth Full upon Her Burning Lips Sargent House
13 Faye Webster Atlanta Millionaires Club Secretly Canadian
14 Josefin Öhrn + The Liberation Sacred Dreams Rocket
15 Omen Stones Omen Stones self-released
16 Benjamin Shepherd Hold the Line self-released
17 ohbliv Give Thanks Fat Beats
18 Prayer Group Eudean self-released
19 Copperhead Copperhead self-released
20 Shormey Boogie Tape, Vol. 1 – EP Citrus City
21 Membranes What Nature Gives… Nature Takes Away Cherry Red
22 Pixx Small Mercies 4AD
23 Bill Callahan Shepherd in a Sheepskin Vest Drag City
24 Stef Chura Midnight Saddle Creek
25 Peter Perrett Humanworld Domino
26 Palehound Black Friday Polyvinyl
27 SACRED PAWS Run Around the Sun Merge
28 The Gotobeds Debt Begins at 30 Sub Pop
29 Mavis Staples We Get By Anti/Epitaph
30 Pronoun i’ll show you stronger Rhyme & Reason

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7 June 15th, 2019

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Genre charts for week ending Jun 14 presents:

AAA

Rank Artist Album Label
1 MOUNTAIN GOATS, THE In League With Dragons Merge
2 HOUSE AND LAND Across The Field Thrill Jockey
3 ALLISON DE GROOT AND TATIANA HARGREAVES Allison De Groot And Tatiana Hargreaves Free Dirt
4 SHE KEEPS BEES Kinship Ba Da Bing!
5 FAYE WEBSTER Atlanta Millionaires Club Secretly Canadian
6 BILL CALLAHAN Shepherd In A Sheepskin Vest Drag City
7 PALEHOUND Black Friday Polyvinyl
8 LAUREN CROSBY I Said Take Me To The Water Self-Released
9 KELLY HUNT Even The Sparrow Rare Bird
10 LONESOME RIVER BAND Outside Looking In Crossroads

Hip-Hop

Rank Artist Album Label
1 VIC SPENCER Things Change I Don’t Old Fart Luggage
2 C KEYS Keys 2 Kazi Below System
3 YOUR OLD DROOG It Wasn’t Even Close Self-Released
4 OHBLIV Give Thanks Fat Beats
5 HAVIAH MIGHTY 13th Floor Self-Released
6 AEON Vesper Hymns OfOne
7 BUN B AND STATIK SELEKTAH TrillStatik (Deluxe Version) Show Off/II Trill Enterpises/EMPIRE
8 DIAMOND D The Diam Piece 2 Dymond Mine
9 MONDAY NIGHT Scomaha, Vol. 1 AllWeNeed
10 3WAYSLIM MVP 3-Way

Loud

Rank Artist Album Label
1 EARTH Full Upon Her Burning Lips Sargent House
2 OMEN STONE Omen Stones Self-Released
3 PRESSOR Weird Things [EP] Addicted Label
4 AENIMUS Dreamcatcher Nuclear Blast
5 BASILYSK Emergence Self-Released
6 FUNERAL HORSE Psalms For The Mourning Artificial Head
7 NITA STRAUSS Controlled Chaos Sumerian
8 DARKTHRONE Old Star Peaceville
9 MARTYRDÖD Hexhammaren Southern Lord
10 RUSSIAN CIRCLES Blood Year Sargent House

RPM

Rank Artist Album Label
1 JOSEFIN OHRN AND THE LIBERATION Sacred Dreams Rocket
2 LOUIS FUTON Way Back When Self-Released
3 HOLLY HERNDON Proto 4AD
4 LYDIA AINSWORTH Phantom Forest Self-Released
5 PATIENCE Dizzy Spells Winona
6 COMET IS COMING, THE Trust In The Lifeforce Of The Deep Mystery Impulse!
7 FUJIYA AND MIYAGI Flashback Impossible Objects Of Desire
8 ANDREA BELFI Strata [EP] Float
9 JEAN-BENOIT DUNCKEL AND JONATHAN FITOUSSI Mirages Prototyp
10 BILL CONVERSE Hallways Dark Entries

World

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7 June 15th, 2019

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