Top 30 new albums for week ending Jul 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

Rank Artist Album Label
1 Angélique Kidjo Remain in Light Kravenworks
2 Jorja Smith Lost & Found RCA
3 Natalie Prass The Future and the Past ATO
4 The Purge The Bad Ideas We Build Worlds Purge Music
5 Nickelus F Stuck AGM
6 Angelica Garcia Karma the Knife – Single self-released
7 Young Scum Young Scum Citrus City
8 Kanye West ye GOOD Music / Def Jam
9 Saw Black Water Tower Crystal Pistol
10 Snail Mail Lush Matador
11 Kids See Ghosts Kids See Ghosts GOOD Music / Def Jam
12 Neko Case Hell-On Anti/Epitaph
13 The Essex Green Hardly Electronic Merge
14 The Interrupters Fight the Good Fight Hellcat/Epitaph
15 Pusha T DAYTONA Def Jam
16 Marisa Anderson Cloud Corner Thrill Jockey
17 John Coltrane Both Directions at Once: The Lost Album Impulse
18 Nur Black Appeal of the Void Purge Music
19 Deathhouse Blues The Beer Battered Boogies self released
20 Andy Jenkins Sweet Bunch Liberator Music / Spacebomb
21 The Cemetery Boys Small Town Witch Nitemare self-released
22 Piranha Rama Piranha Rama Trrrash
23 Dumb Waiter Heck JUJU
24 Brunswick Five Years Papa Hotel
25 Opin Drifters EP Harding Street Assembly Lab
26 Jim James Uniform Distortion ATO
27 The Milk Carton Kids All the Things That I Did and All the Things That I Didn’t Do Anti-
28 Weller Weller Tiny Engines
29 Gorillaz The Now Now Parlophone
30 The Rock*A*Teens Sixth House Merge


New Albums Added:
A Shoreline Dream – Waitout (Latenight Weeknight, 2018)
Alarm, The – Equals (Twenty First Century, 2018)
Appel, Henrik – Burning Bodies (PNKSLM, 2018)
Bodies Obtained, The – Breakneck & Jubilee (Finding You Attractive, 2018)
Cannons – In a Heartbeat (self-released, 2018)
Cohen, Jackie – Tacoma Night Terror Part 1 (I’ve Got the Blues) (Spacebomb, 2018)
courtship. – Denial in Paradise (self-released, 2018)
Didirri – Measurements (Unified, 2018)
Douglas, Mo – Breakfast at the Continental (Ten Dollar Recording Co., 2018)
Elephante – Glass Mansion (self-released, 2018)
Field Division – Dark Matter Dreams (Bella Union / PIAS, 2018)
Fink, Marxer, and Gleaves – Shout and Shine (Community Music, Inc., 2018)
Givant, Paul – Fashion District Adjacent (RPS, 2018)
Goon – Dusk of Punk / Happy Omen (Partisan, 2018)
Gorillaz – The Now Now (Parlophone / Warner Bros., 2018)
Guts Club – Trench Foot (self-released, 2018)
Hernandez, Carlos – On Folly (Gravesend, 2018)
Hologram Teen – Between the Funk and the Fear (Polytechnic Youth, 2018)
Interrupters, The – Fight the Good Fight (Hellcat, 2018)
James, Jim – Uniform Distortion (ATO, 2018)
League of Space Pirates – Quantum Entanglement (self-released, 2018)
Milk Carton Kids, The – All the Things That I Did and All the Things That I Didn’t Do (Anti-, 2018)
Morales, Claire – All That Wanting (self-released, 2018)
Ophelias, The – Almost (Joyful Noise, 2018)
Paper Jackets – Don’t Lose Your Head (Selma, 2018)
Pretty Flowers, The – Why Trains Crash (Dirt Cult, 2018)
Ramengvrl – CA$HMERE (Underground Bizniz Club / Juni, 2018)
Record Company, The – All of This Life (Concord, 2018)
Rubens, The – Lo La Ru (self-released, 2018)
Searmanas – s/t (Cleopatra, 2018)
Silhouette Era, The – s/t (self-released, 2018)
Simpson, A.P. – Newly Almost Fearless (self-released, 2018)
Tanukichan – Sundays (Company, 2018)
Them Are Us Too – Amends (Dais, 2018)
Träden – s/t (Subliminal Sounds, 2018)
Trü – Growing Pains (Sniffling Indie Kids / Mint 400, 2018)
Virginia Wing – Ecstatic Arrow (Fire, 2018)
Weller – s/t (Tiny Engines, 2018)
Wimps – Garbage People (Kill Rock Stars, 2018)
Yuno – Moodie (Sub Pop, 2018)

7 July 7th, 2018

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