top 30 new albums for Jun 28 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 Wet Leg Wet Leg Domino
2 Ezra Collective Victory Dance – Single Partisan
3 TV Priest My Other People Sub Pop
4 Josean Jacobo Herencia Criolla self-released
5 Russian Circles Gnosis Sargent House
6 Dropper Don’t Talk to Me Dirt Dog
7 Quelle Chris Deathfame Mello Music Group
8 ¡MosiahAdé! SUNNY DAYS STUCK INSIDE! self-released
9 Lobby Boy Pretty Songs / Pursuits of Personhood Citrus City
10 Deau Eyes Legacies Subflora
11 Allison de Groot & Tatiana Hargreaves Hurricane Clarice Free Dirt
12 DøøF DØØFUS CAN’T READ self-released
13 Marta Knight Strange Times Forever La Castanya
14 Angel Olsen Big Time Jagjaguwar
15 700 Bliss Nothing to Declare Hyperdub
16 Just Mustard Heart Under Partisan
17 Dehd Blue Skies Fat Possum
18 Mallrat Butterfly Blue Nettwerk
19 Warpaint Radiate Like This Virgin
20 Mama’s Broke Narrow Line Free Dirt
21 Let’s Eat Grandma Two Ribbons Transgressive
22 Röyksopp Profound Mysteries Dog Triumph / PIAS
23 Tomberlin i don’t know who needs to hear this… Saddle Creek
24 Yung Leo Happy Thanksgiving D***heads – EP self-released
25 Izaak Opatz Extra Medium Mama Bird
26 Melody’s Echo Chamber Emotional Eternal Domino
27 Tamar Berk Start at the End self-released
28 FONTAINES D.C. Skinty Fia Partisan
29 Hatchie Giving the World Away Secretly Canadian
30 Linqua Franqa Bellringer Ernest Jenning

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    June 28th, 2022

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top 30 new albums for Apr 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 Wet Leg Wet Leg Domino
2 Fly Anakin Frank Lex
3 Grey Wulf Path of Urda PTP
4 Denzel Curry Melt My Eyez See Your Future Loma Vista
5 EXEK Advertise Here Castle Face
6 WIDOWSPEAK The Jacket Captured Tracks
7 Superchunk Wild Loneliness Merge
8 empath Visitor Fat Possum
9 Bitch Bitchcraft Kill Rock Stars
10 Atmosphere WORD? Rhymesayers
11 Geena B. Valentine & Rufus White Mice Blue Flame
12 King Khazm Return of a MAD Fresh Chopped Beats / MADK Productions
13 Curtis Harding If Words Were Flowers Anti-
14 Aesop Rock & Blockhead Garbology Rhymesayers
15 Hand Habits Fun House Saddle Creek
16 Buffalo Nichols Buffalo Nichols Fat Possum
17 Deerhoof Actually, You Can Joyful Noise
18 Desborde Todo Es una Mierda – EP Yeah You!
19 Epoch About That… Paradise Killer B – Sides self-released
20 Various Artists The Full Spectrum Part 1 Ekou
21 Saxxon Termination EP self-released
22 iblss Raja’s Sun Break All
23 Blue Lab Beats Motherland Journey Blue Adventure
24 Jarle Skavhellen Monochrome Sunset Beech Street
25 Various Artists Lèspri Ka: New Directions in Gwoka Music from Guadeloupe 1981 – 2010 Time Capsule
26 Seba Ingaro Secret Operations
27 cauzndefx & Scuml°rd Buffalo self-released
28 Dash Break the Silence – EP Default
29 Africa Negra Antologia, Vol. 1 Les Disques Bongo Joe
30 Paula Cole American Quilt BMG

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    April 19th, 2022

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top 30 new albums for Apr 12 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 Wet Leg Wet Leg Domino
2 Denzel Curry Melt My Eyez See Your Future Loma Vista
3 Widow Rings Songs for the Hearse, Vol. 2 – Single Housefire
4 The Po’ Ramblin’ Boys Never Slow Down Smithsonian Folkways
5 Los Bitchos Let the Festivities Begin! City Slang
6 Just Mustard Heart Under Partisan / Liberator Music
7 Mary J. Blige Good Morning Gorgeous 300 Entertainment
8 Fly Anakin Frank Lex
9 Guerilla Toss Famously Alive Sub Pop
10 Ibibio Sound Machine Electricity Merge
11 Molly Tuttle and Golden Highway Crooked Tree Nonesuch
12 Cliff and Ivy Bloody Ghost – Single House of Extreme Darkness
13 Shawnis and the Shimmers Wasteland Adang
14 Cut the Architect’s Hand The Eternity Box Aunt Mary / New Dirt
15 3:33 Moon Maniac – EP self-released
16 Prayer Group Michael Dose self-released
17 A New Dawn Fades I See the Nightbirds (Deluxe Reissue) Cherub
18 Chris Ratterree Established in 1971 self-released
19 Ant The Symbol Ant’s Addition Vintage Youth
20 Ed Schrader’s Music Beat Nightclub Daydreaming Carpark
21 Anand Wilder I Don’t Know My Words Last Gang
22 Kilo Kish AMERICAN GURL Kisha Soundscapes + Audio
23 Jamie McLean Band Paradise Found Harmonized
24 Freakons Freakons Fluff and Gravy
25 Widowspeak The Jacket Captured Tracks
26 BODEGA Broken Equipment What’s Your Rupture?
27 Jeremy Ivey Invisible Pictures Anti/Epitaph
28 Whiskey West Freight Train Mama Whiskey West
29 Ceramic Animal Sweet Unknown Easy Eye Sound
30 The Birthday Massacre Fascination Metropolis

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    April 12th, 2022

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top 30 new albums for Mar 22 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 Fly Anakin Frank Lex
2 Star Party Meadow Flower Feel It
3 Wet Leg Chaise Longue – Single Domino
4 PT Vell Aviation “the Departure” Monsta
5 Smoke Bellow Open For Business Trouble In Mind
6 Dry Cleaning New Long Leg 4AD
7 The Paperboys Molinos (Remastered) Cubbyhole
8 Wombo Keesh Mountain – EP Fire Talk
9 Shawnis and the Shimmers Wasteland Adang
10 Cut the Architect’s Hand The Eternity Box Aunt Mary / New Dirt
11 Mason Jennings Real Heart Loosegroove
12 Allison de Groot & Tatiana Hargreaves Hurricane Clarice Free Dirt
13 DJ Harrison Dungeon Sessions Stones Throw
14 bradford thomas Detours Acorn Tapes
15 Rahiem Supreme & Ohbliv Black Keys Wit Melodies Fuzzoscope
16 The Wimps Pillow and Blankey self-released
17 Sofia Lakis Formula Front – EP self-released
18 Robert Glasper Black Radio III Loma Vista
19 Beach House Once Twice Melody Bella Union
20 Crystal Murray Twisted Bases Because Music
21 Cate Le Bon Pompeii Mexican Summer
22 Anaïs Mitchell Anaïs Mitchell BMG
23 Cat Power Covers Domino
24 Pip Blom Welcome Break Heavenly
25 Bedouine Waysides self-released
26 Marissa Nadler The Path of the Clouds Sacred Bones
27 Margo Cilker Pohorylle Loose
28 Richard Dawson & Circle Henki Weird World
29 J.R.C.G. Ajo Sunshine Castle Face
30 Shannon Lay Geist Sub Pop

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    March 22nd, 2022

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top 30 new albums for Mar 15 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 Yola Stand For Myself Easy Eye Sound
2 Wet Leg Wet Leg Domino
3 Sad Daddy Way up in the Hills Catfish Music
4 Cold Choir Velvet Surrender – EP Neck Seduction
5 David Guetta Trampoline (feat. Missy Elliot, Biá & Doecchi) – Single Parametric
6 Tiye Phoenix Stand On It (feat. Ruste Juxx) – Single self-released
7 Fly Anakin Frank Lex
8 Che Noir Food For Thought DMG
9 Gregor Barnett Don’t Go Throwing Roses in My Grave Epitaph
10 Bodega Broken Equipment What’s Your Rupture?
11 Atmosphere WORD? Rhymesayers
12 The Bug Club Pure Particles Bingo
13 illuminati hotties Let Me Do One More Snack Shack Tracks / Hopeless
14 La Luz La Luz Hardly Art
15 Afro-Zen Allstars The Buzz and the Bells AZA Music
16 Steve Poltz Stardust and Satellites Red House
17 Discrepants Midnight Sinner Cacophanous Revival
18 Frames Every Room Know Hope
19 Chief Cleopatra Luna – EP Park The Van
20 Letting Up Despite Great Faults IV self-released
21 The Weather Station How Is It That I Should Look At The Stars Fat Possum
22 Robert Glasper Black Radio III Loma Vista
23 Duquette Johnston The Social Animals Single Lock
24 Emily Wells Regards to the End This Is Meru
25 MAITA I Just Want to be Wild for You Kill Rock Stars
26 Frank Turner FTHC Polydor
27 Sunset Honor Unit Sunset Honor Unit – EP Marching Banana
28 Hunter Morris and Blue Blood Give In To Livin’ Super Canoe
29 Oyo Oyo Datawaslost
30 Gully Boys Favorite Son – EP Get Better

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    March 15th, 2022

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Friday Clock Out presents:

Low - Hey What

Today, LJ will be hosting Friday Clock Out!

He’ll give some love to the upcoming new Low album, HEY WHAT?. And, he’ll dip his toe in to Donda, the new Kanye West album. What does the world do with Kanye West in 2021? I dunno either. Additionally, he has a hot new single to play from Domino Recording Company!

    Friday Clock Out    September 3rd, 2021

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