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Music Report – Feb. 24, 2021

by Jay Boeding on February 24, 2021

Toronto’s Kiwi Jr tops the Album chart, climbing from #5 to the top spot. Goat Girl makes a big move from #7 to #2. Slaughter Beach Dog, along with last week’s #1 Buck Meek and Still Corners make up the rest of the top five.

The Hold Steady is the top debut album on this week’s Added Albums List. We’ve been featuring songs already on DMPulse from Valley Maker, Katy Kirby, Hand Habits and Smith & Burrows.

Small Sins follows a big move last week up to #2, now tops the Song Chart at #1. Dry Cleaning moves up two with Scratchcard Lanyard and Oceanator is up three. Katy J Pearson and Slaughter Beach, Dog complete the Top 5.

Top 10 Albums of the Week

1. Kiwi Jr. – Cooler Returns
2. Goat Girl – On All Fours
3. Slaughter Beach Dog – At The Moonbase
4. Buck Meek – Two Saviors
5. Still Corners – The Last Exit
6. Clap Your Hands Say Yeah – New Fragility
7. Dan The Man – Brightly Coloured Creatures
8. Nilufer Yanya – Feeling Lucky? EP
9. Rhye – Home
10. The Hold Steady – Open Door Policy

New Albums Added to the Playlist

1. The Hold Steady – Open Door Policy (Positive Jams)
2. Valley Maker – When the Day Leaves (Frenchkiss Records)
3. Katy Kirby – Cool Dry Place (Keeled Scales)
4. Hand Habits – dirt EP (Saddle Creek)
5. Smith & Burrows – Only Smith & Burrows Is Good Enough (PIAS)
6. Balthazar – Sand (Play It Again Sam)
7. Another Michael – New Music and Big Pop (Run For Cover)
8. Ben Rice – Future Pretend (Degraw Sound)

Top 10 Songs of the Week

1. Small Sins – Andre
2. Dry Cleaning – Scratchcard Lanyard
3. Oceanator – A Crack in the World
4. Katy J Pearson – Take Back The Radio
5. Slaughter Beach, Dog – Do You Understand…
6. Cherry Glazerr – Rabbit Hole
7. Oberon Rose – American Avenue
8. The Antlers – Solstice
9. Red Vox – Why Can’t This Be Easy
10. The Avalanches – The Divine Chord

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Music Report – Feb. 17, 2021

by Jay Boeding on February 16, 2021

Buck Meek tops the Album chart, climbing from #3 to #1. Oberon Rose moves down to #2, with Still Corners moving up one to #3 and Slaughter Beach Dogand Kiwi Jr coming in #4 & #5.

The new record “Heavy Male Insecurity” by Death By Unga Bunga tops the New Albums Chart this week. Small Sins, Django Django, TOLEDO and Claud all make the playlist.

Oberon Rose stays #1 this week. Small Sins moves up six from #8 to the runner up spot. Buck Meek “Candle” debuts #3, with Dry Cleaning at #4, and Oceanator rounding out the Top 5.

Top 10 Albums of the Week

1. Buck Meek – Two Saviors
2. Oberon Rose – Holographic Blues
3. Still Corners – The Last Exit
4. Slaughter Beach Dog – At The Moonbase
5. Kiwi Jr. – Cooler Returns
6. Nilufer Yanya – Feeling Lucky? EP
7. Goat Girl – On All Fours
8. Dan The Man – Brightly Coloured Creatures
9. Besnard Lakes – The Besnard Lakes Are…
10. Shame – Drunk Tank Pink

New Albums Added to the Playlist

1. Death By Unga Bunga – Heavy Male Insecurity (Jansen)
2. Small Sins – Volume II (Arts & Crafts)
3. Django Django – Glowing in the Dark (Because)
4. TOLEDO – Jockeys of Love (Telefono)
5. Claud – Super Monster (Saddest Factory)

Top 10 Songs of the Week

1. Oberon Rose – American Avenue
2. Small Sins – Andre
3. Buck Meek – Candle
4. Dry Cleaning – Scratchcard Lanyard
5. Oceanator – A Crack in the World
6. Jenny O. – Even if I Tried
7. Still Corners – Crying
8. Death By Unga Bunga – Live Until I Die
9. Sir Chloe – Untie You
10. Slaughter Beach, Dog – Do You Understand…

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Music Report – Feb. 10, 2021

by Jay Boeding on February 10, 2021

Oberon Rose rises to the top of the heap this week, up three to #1 on the Album Chart. Slaughter Beach Dog follows close behind but cannot take the top rung, landing at #2, holding off Buck Meek. Still Corners has the biggest gain this week with their album “The Last Exit” up six spots to #4, with Shame completing the Top 5.

Clap Your Hands Say Yeah have new music for us, with their record New Fragility following up several tracks being released one-by-one last year. The Staves, Sun June and Fleece all debut on our airwaves for the first time.

Oberon Rose takes over the #1 spot on the Song Chart, debuting this week. Jenny O has yet another hit on her hands with Even If I Tried coming in at #2. The rest of the Top 5 is all made up of debuts this week.

Top 10 Albums of the Week

1. Oberon Rose – Holographic Blues
2. Slaughter Beach Dog – At The Moonbase
3. Buck Meek – Two Saviors
4. Still Corners – The Last Exit
5. Shame – Drunk Tank Pink
6. The High Water Marks – Ecstasy Rhymes
7. Kiwi Jr. – Cooler Returns
8. Wilson’s Prom – Wilson’s Prom EP
9. Nilufer Yanya – Feeling Lucky? EP
10. Besnard Lakes – The Besnard Lakes Are…

New Albums Added to the Playlist

1. Clap Your Hands Say Yeah – New Fragility (CYHSY/Secretly)
2. The Staves – Good Woman (Nonesuch)
3. Sun June – Somewhere (Run For Cover)
4. Fleece – Fleece [EP] – Self-Released

Top 10 Songs of the Week

1. Oberon Rose – American Avenue
2. Jenny O. – Even if I Tried
3. Death By Unga Bunga – Live Until I Die
4. Sir Chloe – Untie You
5. Kings Of Leon – The Bandit
6. Sir Chloe – Animal
7. Wilson’s Prom – Love Fool
8. Small Sins – Andre
9. The Kills – Raise Me
10. Beabadoobe – Together

 

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Music Report – Feb. 3, 2021

by Jay Boeding on February 6, 2021

Top 10 Albums of the Week

1. The High Water Marks – Ecstasy Rhymes
2. Wilson’s Prom – Wilson’s Prom EP
3. The Kills – Little Bastards
4. Oberon Rose – Holographic Blues
5. Slaughter Beach Dog – At The Moonbase
6. Buck Meek – Two Saviors
7. Shame – Drunk Tank Pink
8. Sir Chloe – Party Favors EP
9. The Cribs – Night Network
10. Still Corners – The Last Exit

New Albums Added to the Playlist

1. Goat Girl – On All Fours (Rough Trade)
2. The Notwist – Vertigo Days (Morr)
3. Alaska Reid – Big Bunny (Terrible)
4. Babe Club – Remember This Feeling EP (Babe Club)

Top 10 Songs of the Week

1. Wilson’s Prom – Love Fool
2. Sir Chloe – Animal
3. The High Water Marks – Award Show
4. The Kills – Raise Me
5. Beabadoobe – Together
6. The High Water Marks – Can You
7. Jenny O. – God Knows Why
8. Wilson’s Prom – Manifest Protagonist
9. Slow Pulp – Idaho
10. Mamalarky – You Make Me Smile

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Music Report – Jan 20, 2021

by Jay Boeding on January 23, 2021

Sir Chloe tops the charts, switching places with The Cribs. Jenny O holds at #3 with The High Water Marks and Mamalarky cracking the Top 5 for the first time.

Top 10 Albums of the Week

1. Sir Chloe – Party Favors EP
2. The Cribs – Night Network
3. Jenny O – New Truth
4. The High Water Marks – Ecstasy Rhymes
5. Mamalarky – Mamalarky
6. Wilson’s Prom – Wilson’s Prom EP
7. The Kills – Little Bastards
8. Jeff Tweedy – Love Is The King
9. Future Islands – As Long As You Are
10. Sinai Vessel – Ground Aswim

New Albums Added to the Playlist

1. Buck Meek – Two Saviors (Keeled Scales)
2. Moondial – The Last Cartographer (ZoKat Records)

Top 10 Songs of the Week

1. Jenny O. – God Knows Why
2. The Cribs – Screaming In Suburbia
3. Jeff Tweedy – Natural Disaster
4. Future Islands – Born In A War
5. Slow Pulp – Idaho
6. Sinai Vessel – Guest in Your Life
7. Katy J Pearson – Fix Me Up
8. Mamalarky – Schism Trek
9. Sir Chloe – Animal
10. Fleet Foxes – Sunblind

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Music Report – Jan 13, 2021

January 15, 2021

The Cribs top the first charts of the new year! Sir Chloe is the runner-up with the Party Favors EP and Jenny O, Jeff Tweedy and Future Islands make up the Top 5. Oberon Rose leads a fine group of albums added this week. Slaughter Beach Dog, Postdata and The Darcys are all returning, with [...]

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