Top 30 new albums for week ending Oct 27 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 Courtney Barnett and Kurt Vile Lotta Sea Lice Matador
2 Spooky Cool Strange Rooms – Single self-released
3 Guantanamo Baywatch Desert Center Surf Revival / Garage Punk
4 Long Arms Young Life Dead Serious Recordings
5 Washers The Things We Do self-released
6 Ruth Good Spliff – EP Citrus City
7 Night Idea Riverless Night Idea
8 Mikrowaves Nice Things Crystal Pistol
9 Doll Baby Hell Block – EP EggHunt Records
10 Minor Poet And How! EggHunt Records
11 Ted Leo The Hanged Man Super Ego Records
12 Midnight Sister Saturn Over Sunset Jagjaguwar
13 Gordi Reservoir Liberation Music
14 Jessica Lea Mayfield Sorry is Gone ATO Records
15 Protomartyr Relatives in Descent Domino
16 Beck Colors Capitol
17 Slaughter Beach, Dog Birdie Lame-O
18 The Weather Station The Weather Station Universal Music Australia Pty. Ltd.
19 Primus The Desaturating Seven ATO Records
20 Dori Freeman Letters Never Read Free Dirt
21 Snoh Aalegra FEELS Artium Recordings
22 Colleen A flame my love, a frequency Thrill Jockey Records
23 Holiday Ghosts Holiday Ghosts PNKSLM Recordings
24 Ani DiFranco Binary Righteous Babe
25 Son Little New Magic Because Music
26 Myrkur Mareridt Relapse
27 Nadine Shah Holiday Destination 1965 / PIAS
28 Black Kids Rookie Not Fussed
29 Ghostpoet Dark Days & Canapés PIAS / Hostess
30 Miss Eaves Feminasty Riot Rrrap

New Albums Added:
Baker, Julien – Turn Out the Lights (Matador)
Blank Range – Marooned with the Treasure (Thirty Tigers)
Blu & Exile – In the Beginning: Before the Heavens (Fat Beats)
Boudreaux, Jessica – No Fury (New Moss)
Broen – I <3 Art (Bella Union / PIAS)
Cactus Channel, The – Stay a While (HopeStreet)
Capaldi, Lewis – Bloom (Capitol)
Casper Skulls – Mercy Works (Buzz)
Cozz, John – H.A.G.S. (Sniffling Indie Kids / Mint 400)
Cutler, Chelsea – Snow in October (Ultra Music)
Dead Leaf Echo – Beyond.Desire (Papercup)
Donora – Sun to Me (Rostrum)
Double Ferrari – Double Ferrari (Ernest Jenning)
Eggleston, William – Musik (Secretly Canadian)
FRAME – State of Mind (Concierge)
Francis, Robert – Indian Summer (Aeronaut)
Gang of Youths – Go Farther in Lightness (Red Music)
GGOOLLDD – Teeth (Roll Call)
Giraffage – Too Real (Counter)
Harding, Curtis – Face Your Fear (Anti-)
Ibeyi – Ash (XL)
Kind & Kinky Zoo – Released! (Légère)
King Krule – The Ooz (True Panther)
La Louma – Let the World be Flooded Out (Bitchwave)
Luppi, Daniele & Parquet Courts – MILANO (30th Century / Columbia)
My Sad Captains – Sun Bridge (Bella Union / PIAS)
Nahko – My Name is Bear (SideOneDummy)
Null + Void – Cryosleep (hfn)
Pack A.D., The – Dollhouse (Cadence Music)
Prolly Knot – It’s Not Anymore (self-released)
S U R V I V E – RR7387 (Relapse)
Shamir – Revelations (Father/Daughter)
Sherlocks, The – Live for the Moment (BMG)
Sincere Engineer – Rhombithian (Red Scare Industries)
SNST – Turn Out the Lights (Rhyme & Reason)
Telescopes, The – Stone Tape (Yard Press)
Torres – Three Futures (4AD)
Towers of London – Shot in the Dark (self-released)
U-Men – U-Men (Sub Pop)
Unfinished Sympathy, The – It’s a Crush! (BCore)
Vista Kicks – Booty Shakers Ball (Little Hook)
Wild Evel and the Trashbones – Digging My Grave (Dirty Water)
Zombies, The – Odyssey and Oracle (50th Anniversary Edition) (Varèse Sarabande)

7 October 28th, 2017

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