Top 30 for 2016 presents:

Rank Artist Album Label
1 Lucy Dacus No Burden Egghunt
2 Camp Howard Camp Howard Crystal Pistol
3 Clair Morgan New Lions & the Not-Good Night Egghunt
4 Thao & The Get Down Stay Down A Man Alive Ribbon Music
5 Get in the Car Get in the Car self-released
6 The Wimps The Wimps Bad Grrrl
7 Toxic Moxie VHS Box Set self-released
8 TacocaT Lost Time Hardly Art
9 The Julie Ruin Hit Reset Hardly Art
10 Teen Love Yes Carpark
11 Imaginary Sons Don’t Impress Me Bossy Lil’ Thing
12 Lydia Loveless Real Bloodshot
13 Savages Adore Life Matador
14 Summer Cannibals Full of It Kill Rock Stars
15 The Frightnrs Nothing More to Say Daptone
16 Avers Omega/Whatever EggHunt
17 Naked Pictures NUDES self-released
18 Flock of Dimes If You See Me, Say Yes Partisan
19 Mitski Puberty 2 Dead Oceans
20 Grass Panther Vignette Nosy Pants
21 Bob Mould Patch the Sky Merge
22 Eleanor Friedberger New View Frenchkiss
23 Esperanza Spalding Emily’s D+Evolution Concord
24 Frankie Cosmos Next Thing Bayonet
25 Quilt Plaza Mexican Summer
26 Warpaint Heads Up Rough Trade
27 Pete Curry Doin’ Nothin’ Crystal Pistol
28 Parquet Courts Human Performance Rough Trade
29 Sidestepper Supernatural Love Real World
30 The Suffers The Suffers Rhyme & Reason

7 December 31st, 2016

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Top 30 for Dec 12-18 presents:

Rank Artist Album Label
1 Imaginary Sons Don’t Impress Me Bossy Lil’ Thing
2 Young Scum Zona Citrus City
3 Grass Panther Vignette self-released
4 Clair Morgan New Lions & the Not-Good Night EggHunt
5 Way, Shape or Form Elseware self-released
6 Camp Howard Camp Howard Citrus City / Bad Grrrl / Crystal Pistol
7 Dazeases C R U M B S self-released
8 Sylvan Esso Radio b/w Kick Jump Twist Loma Vista Recordings
9 Eleanor Friedberger New View Frenchkiss
10 Jenny Hval Blood Bitch Sacred Bones
11 Kadhja Bonet The Visitor Fat Possum
12 The Wimps The Wimps self-released
13 Petrichor Petrichor self-released
14 Lightfields Feelings self-released
15 Pete Curry Doin’ Nothin’ self-released
16 Jack Skuller Sun Studio Sessions Mint 400
17 Hope Sandoval & the Warm Inventions Until the Hunter Tendril Tales
18 Forth Wanderers Slop Father/Daughter
19 Martha Wainwright Goodnight City PIAS
20 Ruby Friedman Orchestra Gem Pulchrum
21 Agnes Obel Citizen of Glass PIAS
22 Fever High All Work Sire
23 Lisa Mitchell Warriors PIAS
24 La Femme Mystère Disques Pointus
25 Emma Ruth Rundle Marked for Death Sargent House
26 Hannah Williams & the Affirmations Late Nights & Heartbreak Record Kicks
27 Weyes Blood Front Row Seat to Earth Mexican Summer
28 The Seshen Flames & Figures Tru Thoughts
29 The Pretenders Alone BMG
30 Jeff Rosenstock Worry. Side One Dummy

7 December 19th, 2016

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Top 30 for Sep 19-25 presents:

Rank Artist Album Label
1 White Laces No Floor EggHunt
2 Clair Morgan New Lions & the Not-Good Night EggHunt
3 Imaginary Sons Don’t Impress Me Bossy Lil Thing
4 Vieux Kante The Young Man’s Harp Sterns Africa
5 Against Me! Shape Shift with Me Total Treble
6 Grumbling Fur FurFour Thrill Jockey
7 Nots Cosmetic Goner
8 Pill Convenience Mexican Summer
9 M.I.A. AIM Interscope
10 Teenage Fanclub Here Merge
11 Sara Watkins Young in all the wrong ways New West
12 Lydia Loveless Real Bloodshot
13 Mitski Puberty 2 Dead Oceans
14 Angel Olsen My Woman Jagjaguwar
15 Young the Giant Home of the Strange Fueled by Ramen
16 The Julie Ruin Hit Reset Hardly Art
17 Tim Presley The WiNK Drag City
18 Drugdealer The End of Comedy Weird World
19 Southern Culture on the Skids The Electric Pinecones Kudzu
20 Pete RG Tender Souls 4L
21 Katie Burden Strange Moon Cautionary Tail
22 3hattrio Solitaire self-released
23 Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds Skeleton Tree Kobalt
24 The Head and the Heart Signs of Light Warner Bros.
25 Do Yo Thangs One Plus One Hopestreet
26 Boxed in Melt Nettwerk
27 Luke Winslow-King I’m Glad Trouble Don’t Last Always Bloodshot
28 Flock of Dimes If You See Me, Say Yes Partisan
29 Okkervil River Away ATO
30 Drive-By Truckers American Band ATO

7 September 26th, 2016

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Top 30 for Jul 11-17 presents:

Rank Artist Album Label
1 Clair Morgan New Lions & the Not-Good Night Egghunt
2 Get In The Car Get In The Car self-released
3 Nelly Kate Woodshedding self-released
4 Toxic Moxie VHS Box Set self-released
5 Naked Pictures Nudes self-released
6 Money Chica Echo En Mexico Vampisoul
7 Joe Battan Call My Name Vampisoul
8 The Wimps The Wimps Bad Grrrl
9 Jeremy D. Simmons Pie in the Sky Elephant Ear
10 Tanya Donelly Swan Song Series American Laundromat
11 The Coathangers Nosebleed Weekend Suicide Squeeze
12 TacocaT Lost Time Hardly Art
13 Blood Orange Freetown Sound Domino
14 Miramar Dedication to Sylvia Rexach Barbes
15 Kristin Kontrol X-Communicate Sub Pop
16 Andy Shauf The Party Anti-
17 Kevin Morby Singing Saw Dead Oceans
18 Bob Mould Patch the Sky Merge
19 King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard Nonagon Infinity ATO
20 Frankie Cosmos Next Thing Bayonet
21 The Claypool Lennon Delirium Monolith of Phobos ATO
22 William Tyler Modern Country Merge
23 Aloha Little Windows Cut Right Through Polyvinyl
24 Whitney Light Upon the Lake Secretly Canadian
25 Cate Le Bon Crab Day Drag City
26 Fruit Bats Absolute Loser Easy Sound
27 Mystery Lights The Mystery Lights Wick
28 BADBADNOTGOOD IV Innovative Leisure
29 Omar I Want It to Be Freestyle
30 case/lang/veirs case/lang/veirs Anti-

7 July 18th, 2016

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Top 30 for Jul 4-10 presents:

Rank Artist Album Label
1 Nelly Kate Woodshedding self-released
2 Peoples Blues of Richmond Quit or Die Circus Rock
3 Jeremy D. Simmons Pie in the Sky self-released
4 Inter Arma Paradise Gallows Relapse
5 Clair Morgan New Lions and the Not-Good Night EggHunt
6 Lady God Lady God #2 self-released
7 Bandrew In the Meantime self-released
8 Get In The Car Get In The Car self-released
9 Lucy Dacus No Burden EggHunt
10 Explosions in the Sky The Wilderness Temporary Residence Ltd.
11 Mitski Puberty 2 Dead Oceans
12 Bob Mould Patch the Sky Merge
13 Greys Outer Heaven Carpark
14 M83 Junk Mute
15 Parquet Courts Human Performance Rough Trade
16 Summer Cannibals Full of It Kill Rock Stars
17 Andrew Bird Are You Serious Loma Vista
18 Paul Simon Stranger to Stranger Concord
19 Let’s Eat Grandma I, Gemini PIAS
20 Still Parade Concrete Vision Lefse
21 case/lang/veirs case/lang/veirs Anti-
22 Kills Ash & Ice Domino
23 James Blake The Colour in Anything Republic
24 Jessy Lanza Oh No Hyperdub
25 Big Thief Masterpiece Saddle Creek
26 Monkees Good Times! Rhino
27 Holy Fuck Congrats Innovative Leisure
28 Radiohead A Moon Shaped Pool XL
29 Wire Nocturnal Koreans Pink Flag
30 Pete Astor Spilt Milk Slumberland

7 July 11th, 2016

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Top 30 for Jun 13-26 presents:

Rank Artist Album Label
1 Clair Morgan New Lions & the Not-Good Night EggHunt
2 Toxic Moxie VHS Box Set self-released
3 Get in the Car Get in the Car self-released
4 Camp Howard Camp Howard Crystal Pistol / Citrus City / Bad Grrrl
5 Bandrew In the Meantime self-released
6 Kingbees The Big Rock Omnivore
7 Marissa Nadler Strangers Sacred Bones Records
8 Doll Baby Polliwog EP self-released
9 The So So Glos Kamikaze Votiv
10 Various Artists Heartworn Highways Soundtrack Light in the Attic
11 Imaginary Sons Don’t Impress Me Bossy Lil Thing
12 Miramar Dedication to Sylvia Rexach Barbès
13 Empty Houses Daydream Sargent House
14 Anthony Joseph Caribbean Roots Heavenly Sweetness / Strut
15 Lisa Prank Adult Teen Father/Daughter
16 Kaleo A/B New Elektra
17 Vexine Little Sin Zap
18 Sunwatchers Sunwatchers Castle Face
19 TacocaT Lost Time Hardly Art
20 Spray Paint Feel the Clamps Goner
21 Honey Radar Blank Cartoon What’s Your Rupture?
22 Andy Shauf The Party Anti-
23 PUP The Dream is Over SideOneDummy
24 King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard Nonagon Infinity ATO
25 Frankie Cosmos Next Thing Bayonet
26 Whitney Light Upon the Lake Secretly Canadian
27 Summer Cannibals Full of It Kill Rock Stars
28 Steve Gunn Eyes on the Lines Matador
29 Cate Le Bon Crab Day Drag City
30 Andrew Bird Are You Serious Loma Vista

7 June 27th, 2016

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Top 30 for May 23-29 presents:

Rank Artist Album Label
1 Get in the Car Get in the Car self-released
2 Camp Howard Camp Howard Bad Grrrl / Crystal Pistol / Citrus City
3 Clair Morgan New Lions & the Not-Good Night Egghunt
4 The Lickshots The Lickshots Rockers International
5 CTMF SQ1 Damaged Goods
6 Helen Love Smash Hits Alcopop!
7 Augustus Pablo Original Rockers Greensleeves
8 TEEN Love Yes Carpark
9 Nap Eyes Thought Rock Fish Scale Paradise of Bachelors
10 Tanya Donelly Swan Song Series American Laundromat
11 Kacy & Clayton Strange Country New West
12 Kevin Morby Singing Saw Dead Oceans
13 Quilt Plaza Mexican Summer
14 Bob Mould Patch the Sky Merge
15 Greys Outer Heaven Carpark
16 King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard Nonagon Infinity ATO
17 Frankie Cosmos Next Thing Bayonet
18 TacocaT Lost Time Hardly Art
19 Parquet Courts Human Performance Rough Trade
20 Cate Le Bon Crab Day Drag City
21 Adia Victoria Beyond the Bloodhounds Canvasback / Atlantic
22 Aurora All My Demons Greeting Me as a Friend Glassnote
23 Fruit Bats Absolute Loser Easy Sound
24 Thao & The Get Down Stay Down A Man Alive Ribbon Music
25 PUP The Dream Is Over SideOneDummy
26 Tracy Bryant Subterranean Burger
27 Mutual Benefit Skip a Sinking Stone Mom + Pop
28 Beth Orton Kidsticks Anti-
29 Gold Panda Good Luck and Do Your Best City Slang
30 Holy Fuck Congrats Innovative Leisure

7 May 30th, 2016

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Top 30 for May 16-22 presents:

Rank Artist Album Label
1 Clair Morgan New Lions & the Not-Good Night EggHunt
2 Toxic Moxie VHS Box Set self-released
3 The Wimps The Wimps BadGrrrl
4 Manatree Manatree Egghunt
5 NO BS! Brass Band Brass Knuckles self-released
6 ZOMBI Shape Shift Relapse
7 A Giant Dog Pile Merge
8 TacocaT Lost Time Hardly Art
9 My Darling Fury Aches self-released
10 Radiohead A Moon Shaped Pool XL
11 Beth Orton 1973 [single] Anti-
12 The Suffers The Suffers Rhyme & Reason
13 King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard Nonagon Infinity ATO
14 Ra Ra Riot Need Your Light Barsuk
15 TEEN Love Yes Carpark
16 Kid Congo & The Pink Monkey Birds La Araña es la Vida In the Red
17 Sunflower Bean Human Ceremony Fat Possum
18 Charles Bradley Changes Daptone
19 Aurora All My Demons Greeting Me as a Friend Glassnote
20 Thao & The Get Down Stay Down A Man Alive Ribbon Music
21 Jessy Lanza Oh No Hyperdub
22 Hurry Guided Meditation Lame-O
23 Hazmat Modine Extra-Deluxe-Supreme Barbes
24 Ry X Dawn Loma Vista
25 Oscar Cut and Paste Wichita
26 Bleached Welcome the Worms Dead Oceans
27 Allen Stone Radius (Deluxe Edition) ATO
28 Autolux Pussy’s Dead 30th Century
29 Casey Mecija Psychic Materials self-released
30 Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros PersonA Community Music

7 May 23rd, 2016

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Top 30 for May 2-8 presents:

Rank Artist Album Label
1 Brian Eno The Ship Warp
2 The Suffers The Suffers Rhyme & Reason
3 Various Artists Tanbou Toujou Lou: Meringue, Kompa Kreyol, Vodou Jazz & Electric Folklore From Haiti 1960-1981 Ostinato
4 Sula Bassana Shipwrecked Sulatron
5 Clair Morgan New Lions & the Not-Good Night EggHunt
6 Aurora All My Demons Greeting Me as a Friend Glassnote
7 Mothers When You Walk a Long Distance You Are Tired Grand Jury
8 Nap Eyes Thought Rock Fish Scale Paradise of Bachelors
9 Explosions in the Sky The Wilderness Temporary Residence Ltd.
10 King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizzard Nonagon Infinity ATO
11 Frankie Cosmos Next Thing Bayonet
12 Sam Beam & Jesca Hoop Love Letter For Fire Sub Pop
13 Wild Nothing Life of Pause Captured Tracks
14 Heron Oblivion Heron Oblivion Sub Pop
15 Esperanza Spalding Emily’s D+Evolution Concord Records
16 Cate Le Bon Crab Day Drag City
17 Charles Bradley Changes Daptone
18 Henri-Pierre Noel The Reflex Revisions Wah Wah 45s
19 Islands Should I Remain Here at Sea? Manqué Music
20 A Giant Dog Pile Merge
21 White Lung Paradise Domino
22 Seratones Get Gone Fat Possum
23 Al Scorch Circle Round the Signs Bloodshot
24 Julianna Barwick Will Dead Oceans
25 Woods City Sun Eater in the River of Light Woodsist
26 Bleached Welcome the Worms Dead Oceans
27 Cha Wa Funk ‘n’ Feathers Upt Music
28 Cellars Phases Manifesto
29 Elephant Revival Petals Thirty Tigers / Itz Evolving
30 Laura Gibson Empire Builder Barsuk

7 May 9th, 2016

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