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KEXP Adds music charts for 2016
Week: 12/2/2016 - 12/8/2016
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! Childish GambinoAwaken, My Love!Glassnote
Buy! Gillian WelchBoots No. 1: The Official Revival BootlegAcony
Buy! Tuomo & MarkusDead CirclesGrandpop
Buy! The Last Shadow PuppetsThe Dream Synopsis EPDomino


Week: 11/25/2016 - 12/1/2016
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! Goodbye HeartKeep Me Closeself-released
Buy! JusticeWomanEd Banger/Because
Buy! Soviet SovietEndlessfelte
Buy! BrownoutBrownout presents Brown Sabbath Vol. IIUbiquity
Buy! (Various)Polyvinyl Plays PolyvinylPolyvinyl
Buy! Kate BushBefore The DawnFish People/Concord
Buy! Dawn RichardRedemptionLocal Action/Our Dawn
Buy! Wyatt BlairPoint Of No ReturnBurger/Lolipop
Buy! Lady WrayQueen Alone Big Crown
Buy! Damien Jurado & Richard SwiftOther People's Songs, Volume 1Secretly Canadian
Buy! The Rolling StonesBlue & LonesomePolydor/Interscope
Buy! You Blew It!AbendrotTriple Crown
Buy! Luisa MaitaFio da MemoriaCumbancha
Buy! SwampmeatGin & TonicPNKSLM
Buy! The WeekndStarboyXO/Republic
Buy! Ivy SoleEdenself-released
Buy! Virginia WingForward Constant MotionFire
Buy! TychoEpochGhostly International
Buy! Dr. DogAbandoned Mansionself-released
Buy! Pavo PavoYoung Narrator In The BreakersBella Union
Buy! Thee Oh SeesAn Odd EntrancesCastle Face
Buy! DIANAFamiliar TouchCulvert
Buy! Kadhja BonetThe VisitorFat Possum/Fresh Selects
Buy! C DuncanThe Midnight SunFatCat
Buy! Bam SpaceyEdenHybris
Buy! KAHonor Killed The SamuraiIron Works
Buy! Steve HauschildtStrandsKranky
Buy! Yussef KamaalBlack Focus Brownswood Recordings
Buy! Body/HeadNo WavesMatador
Buy! MetallicaHardwired… To Self-DestructBlackened
Buy! Carla dal FornoYou Know What It's LikeBlackest Ever Black
Buy! YouandewanThere Is no Right TimeAus
Buy! KastleReflectionsSymbols
Buy! (Various)PC Music, Vol. 2PC Music/Columbia
Buy! Odion IruojeDown To EarthSoundway
Buy! NOIAHabits EPCascine
Buy! Chase MilesFrom Janky To Swanky EPOld Tacoma


Week: 11/4/2016 - 11/10/2016
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! A Tribe Called QuestWe Got It From Here… Thank You 4 Your ServiceEpic
Buy! Sleigh BellsJessica RabbitTorn Clean
Buy! The MenDevil MusicWe Are Men
Buy! AanDada DistractionsParty Damage
Buy! Sad13SluggerCarpark
Buy! Aaron Lee TasjanSilver TearsNew West
Buy! EarwigPause For The JetsLFM/Anyway
Buy! Sleeping LessonsRed Spritesself-released
Buy! FiggFiggself-released
Buy! oddCoupleLiberationClosed Sessions
Buy! Mozes and the FirstbornGreat Pile Of NothingBurger
Buy! James Chance & The ContortionsThe Flesh Is WeakTrue Groove
Buy! Casper SkullsLips & Skull EPBuzz
Buy! The OrbCOW/Chill Out, World!Kompakt
Buy! Rainbow ArabiaL.A. HeartbreakTime No Place
Buy! Cory HansonThe Unborn Capitalist From LimboDrag City
Buy! (Various)African RumbaPutumayo
Buy! My Goodness Islands EPVotiv
Buy! TheoreticsMedusozoa Earth EPself-released


Week: 10/28/2016 - 11/3/2016
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! CommonBlack America AgainArtium/Def Jam
Buy! Wolf PeopleRuinsJagjaguwar
Buy! Crooked ManCrooked ManDFA
Buy! Dyke DramaUp Against The Bricksself-released
Buy! LambchopFLOTUSMerge
Buy! Marching ChurchTelling It Like It IsSacred Bones
Buy! Josef LeimbergAstral ProgressionWorld Galaxy
Buy! LikeSongs Made While HighJakarta
Buy! ParadisRecto VersoMaison Barclay
Buy! Kristin HershWyatt At The Coyote PalaceOmnibus Press
Buy! Slaughter Beach, DogWelcomeLame-O
Buy! Hope Sandoval and The Warm InventionsUntil The HunterTendril Tales
Buy! Body LanguageMythosOm
Buy! The SeamsMeet The SeamsHand Drawn Dracula
Buy! Invisbl Skratch PiklzThe 13th FloorAlpha Pup
Buy! Soul ClapSoul ClapCrew Love
Buy! Benoit PioulardListening MatterKranky
Buy! inc. no worldAs Light As LightNo World Recordings
Buy! His Clancyness Isolation CultureHand Drawn Dracula
Buy! Cyrus GengrasFuckin' Up My NameDeath
Buy! DarkOOceana EPXL
Buy! Baloji64 Bits & Malachite EPBella Union
Buy! Forth WanderersSlop EPFather/Daughter
Buy! GendersPhone Home EPself-released
Buy! Kornel KovacsThe BellsStudio Barnhus
Buy! ShapreceCOALSself-released
Buy! EEThrill Jockey
Buy! FormaPhysicalistKranky
Buy! Pavel DovgalThe AuraProject: Mooncircle
Buy! Matt Pond PAWinter Lives131
Buy! (Various)House, Disco, Boogie and Other OdditiesEasy Bay
Buy! Water From Your EyesWater From Your Eyes EPGrandpa Bay
Buy! (Various)Plastic World Volume 1Plastic World
Buy! BebeheavenMoving On/Ode To Dom EPB3SCI
Buy! Ta-Ku & Wafia(m)edian EPFuture Classic
Buy! CRXNew SkinColumbia
Buy! People's PalmsHabitatualHush Hush
Buy! w. baerWait a minute…who am I here? EPHush Hush
Buy! SecretaryWhen You Know, You Know EPself-released


Week: 10/21/2016 - 10/27/2016
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! NxWorriesYes Lawd!Stones Throw
Buy! Leonard CohenYou Want It DarkerColumbia
Buy! Swet Shop BoysCashmereCustoms
Buy! Jim JamesEternally EvenATO
Buy! Honcho PonchoLate Nightself-released
Buy! STRFKRBeing No One, Going NowherePolyvinyl
Buy! Michael Mayer&!K7
Buy! The Hidden CamerasHome On Native LandOutside
Buy! Jay SomTurn IntoPolyvinyl
Buy! Feral OhmsLive In San FranciscoCastle Face
Buy! Little Childrenf.f.Cosmos
Buy! Nocturnal HabitsNew Skin For Old ChildrenGlacial Pace
Buy! PleasuresSafe Tripself-released
Buy! Remember FaceRemember Faceself-released
Buy! Soft HairSoft HairWeird World
Buy! Sam KogonPsychic TearsBeyond Beyond Is Beyond
Buy! TenderEP IIIPartisan


Week: 10/14/2016 - 10/20/2016
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! American WrestlersGoodbye Terrible YouthFat Possum
Buy! Real NumbersWordless WonderSlumberland
Buy! Ultimate PaintingDuskTrouble In Mind
Buy! RosesCamera TroubleGroup Tightener
Buy! The Radio Dept.Runing Out Of LoveLabrador
Buy! John K. SamsonWinter WheatAnti-
Buy! Savoy MotelSavoy MotelWhat's Your Rupture?
Buy! Two Cow GarageBrand New FlagLast Chance
Buy! Smoove & TurrellCrown PosadaJalapeno
Buy! Red FangOnly GhostsRelapse
Buy! SlothrustEveryone ElseDangerbird
Buy! American FootballAmerican FootballPolyvinyl
Buy! LazarusOriginal Cast RecordingISO/Columbia
Buy! Jacuzzi BoysPing PongMag Mag
Buy! Shana FalanaHere Comes The WaveTeam Love
Buy! Lee Fields & The ExpressionsSpecial NightBig Crown
Buy! CrocodilesDreamlessZoo Music
Buy! PowellSportXL
Buy! The Blind ShakeCelebrate Your WorthGoner
Buy! Fujiya & MiyagiEP2Impossible Objects of Desire
Buy! Jamie LidellBuilding A BeginningJajulin


Week: 10/7/2016 - 10/13/2016
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! Moby & The Void Pacific ChoirThese Systems Are FailingMute
Buy! Jagwar MaEvery Now And ThenMom + Pop
Buy! Golden GardensReignself-released
Buy! Weyes BloodFront Row Seat to EarthMexican Summer
Buy! Conor OberstRuminationsNonesuch
Buy! Naked GiantsR.I.P. EPVotiv
Buy! CryingBeyond The Fleeting GalesRun For Cover
Buy! Alejandro EscovedoBurn Something BeautifulFantasy
Buy! Terry MaltsLost At The PartySlumberland
Buy! HoneybloodBabes Never DieFatCat
Buy! The Lemon TwigsDo Hollywood4AD
Buy! AblebodyAdult ContemporariesLollipop
Buy! The Pack A.D.Positive ThinkingCadence
Buy! Black MarbleIt's ImmaterialGhostly International
Buy! Ravenna WoodsAlleyways and Animals EPself-released
Buy! TunsTunsRoyal Mountain
Buy! BROOKZILL!Throwback To The FutureTommy Boy
Buy! PeelingRats In Paradise EPBuzz
Buy! Split SingleMetal Framesself-released
Buy! The Peep TempelJoyWing Sing
Buy! Wax TailorBy Any Beats NecessaryLe Plan
Buy! ExSageOut Of The Blueself-released


Week: 9/30/2016 - 10/6/2016
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! D.D DumboUtopia Defeated4AD
Buy! Purling HissHigh BiasDrag City
Buy! Kate TempestLet Them Eat ChaosLex
Buy! Joyce ManorCodyEpitaph
Buy! Springtime CarnivoreMidnight RoomAutumn Tone
Buy! GOATRequiemSub Pop
Buy! Smokey BrightsHot CandyFreakout
Buy! Chain WalletChain WalletJansen Plateproduksjon
Buy! SistersDrink Champagneself-released
Buy! PhantogramThreeRepublic
Buy! Hiss Golden MessengerHeart Like A LeveeMerge
Buy! KestrelsKestrelsSonic Unyon
Buy! Jeff RosenstockWorrySideOneDummy
Buy! Emma Ruth RundleMarked For DeathSargent House
Buy! Helado NegroPrivate EnergyAsthmatic Kitty
Buy! Jonny FritzSweet CreepATO
Buy! Nicolas JaarSirensOther People
Buy! Moses SumneyLamentations EPself-released
Buy! Golden SuitsKubla KhanHit City U.S.A.
Buy! JonesNew Skin37 Adventures/Play It Again Sam
Buy! MersoRed WorldGood To Die
Buy! A Breakthrough In Field StudiesIn The Name Of Progressself-released
Buy! HeadwavesHeadwavesself-released
Buy! Norah JonesDay BreaksBlue Note
Buy! Moor MotherFetish BonesDon Giovanni
Buy! Luke RobertsSunlit CrossThrill Jockey
Buy! Christy McWilson & The West Seattle 2Six By Three EPself-released
Buy! TZECHARAncestor EPHush Hush
Buy! Ocean HopeChamber Dreams: RemixesHush Hush


Week: 9/23/2016 - 9/29/2016
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! SolangeA Seat At The TableColumbia
Buy! Bon Iver22, A MillionJagjaguwar
Buy! Danny BrownAtrocity ExhibitionWarp
Buy! Kishi BashiSonderlustJoyful Noise
Buy! Shovels & RopeLittle SeedsNew West
Buy! Jenny HvalBlood BitchSacred Bones
Buy! ItascaOpen To ChanceParadise of Bachelors
Buy! (Various)Say Yes! A Tribute To Elliott SmithAmerican Laundromat
Buy! BellowsFist & PalmDouble Double Whammy
Buy! Acid ArabMusique de FranceCrammed Discs
Buy! Boring GhostSelf-Destruct in 9…8…3…4…2.self-released
Buy! Charlotte Day WilsonCDW EPself-released
Buy! PixiesHead CarrierPlay It Again Sam
Buy! The WytchesAll Your Happy LifeHeavenly
Buy! Cedell DavisEven The Devil Gets The BluesSunyata
Buy! Sonny Knight and The LakersSooner Or LaterSecret Stash
Buy! Lonely Mountain LoversBlood EPself-released
Buy! Hazel EnglishNever Going Home EPMarathon Artists


Week: 9/16/2016 - 9/22/2016
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! Beach SlangA Loud Bash Of Teenage FeelingsPolyvinyl
Buy! LVL UPReturn To LoveSub Pop
Buy! MerchandiseA Corpse Wired For Sound4AD
Buy! WarpaintHeads UpRough Trade
Buy! How To Dress WellCareWeird World/Domino
Buy! Flyying ColoursMindfullnessClub AC30
Buy! KindlingEverywhere ElseNo Idea
Buy! Glass AnimalsHow To Be A Human BeingWolf Tone
Buy! Jamie TTrickVirgin
Buy! Still CornersDead BlueWrecking Light
Buy! Ice ChoirDesigns In RhythmShelflife/Fastcut
Buy! Luna GodLGEP2: Day & Night EPself-released
Buy! Public Access T.V.Never EnoughCinematic
Buy! WovenhandStar TreatmentSargent House
Buy! A Tribe Called RedWe Are The Halluci NationRadicalized
Buy! Ex-CultNegative GrowthIn The Red
Buy! Nick WaterhouseNever TwiceInnovative Leisure
Buy! Grumbling FurFurfourThrill Jockey
Buy! MachinedrumHuman EnergyNinja Tune
Buy! The ParrotsLos Ninos Sin MiedoHeavenly/Play It Again Sam
Buy! EZTVHigh In PlaceCaptured Tracks
Buy! The TydeDarren 4Spiritual Pajamas
Buy! HappynessTunnel Vision On Your Part EPMoshi Moshi
Buy! CC DustCC Dust EPself-released
Buy! serpentwithfeetblisters EPTri Angle
Buy! ZombyUltraHyperdub
Buy! Alsarah & The NubatonesManaraWonderwheel
Buy! Devendra BanhartApe In Pink MarbleNonesuch
Buy! Robert Glasper ExperimentArtScienceBlue Note
Buy! AlunaGeorgeI RememberInterscope
Buy! Tres LechesTres Leches EPself-released
Buy! MadeiraBad Humors EPCarpark


Week: 9/9/2016 - 9/15/2016
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! Drive-By TruckersAmerian BandATO
Buy! Cymbals Eat GuitarsPretty YearsSinderlyn
Buy! Hamilton Leithauser + RostamI Had A Dream That You Were MineGlassnote
Buy! Sin FangSpacelandMorr
Buy! Boxed InMeltNettwerk
Buy! Tay SeanLeavingsHomeSkillet
Buy! The PoochesThe PoochesLame-O
Buy! Teeth & TongueGive Up On Your HealthDot Dash/Captured Tracks
Buy! DrugdealerThe End of ComedyWeird World
Buy! Helms AleeStillicideSargent House
Buy! Dust MothScaleThe Mylene Sheath
Buy! Sat. Nite DuetsAir GuitarFather/Daughter
Buy! Kingdom Of The Holy SunAt The Gates Of Dawnself-released
Buy! Julia JacklinDon't Let The Kids WinPolyvinyl
Buy! Katy Goodman & Greta MorganTake It, It's YoursPolyvinyl
Buy! Natural ChildOkey DokeyNatural Child Records & Tapes
Buy! JEFF The BrotherhoodZoneDine Alone
Buy! (Various)Bobo Yeye: Belle Epoque In Upper VoltaThe Numero Group
Buy! TrentemollerFixionIn My Room
Buy! Luke Winslow-KingI'm Glad Trouble Don't Last AlwaysBloodshot
Buy! Symbion ProjectArcadianself-released
Buy! MIYNTEP No. 1B3SCI
Buy! Tinfoil and TapeBlack Spells EPself-released


Week: 9/2/2016 - 9/8/2016
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! Nick Cave & The Bad SeedsSkeleton Treeself-released
Buy! St. Paul & The Broken BonesSea Of NoiseRECORDS
Buy! Manatee CommuneManatee CommuneBastard Jazz
Buy! PreoccupationsPreoccupationsJagjaguwar
Buy! WilcoSchmilcodBpm
Buy! Flock Of DimesIf You See me, Say YesPartisan
Buy! Teenage FanclubHereMerge
Buy! M.I.A.AIMInterscope
Buy! Allah-LasCalico ReviewMexican Summer
Buy! Midnight FacesHeavenly Bodiesself-released
Buy! IAN SWEETShapeshifterHardly Art
Buy! YohunaPatientnessOrchid Tapes
Buy! Psychic TwinStrange DiaryPolyvinyl
Buy! The Head And The HeartSigns Of LightWarner Bros.
Buy! Death By Unga BungaFight! EPJansen Plateproduksjon
Buy! Adam TorresPearls To SwineFat Possum
Buy! Billy Bragg & Joe HenryShine A LightCooking Vinyl
Buy! decker.Snake River Bluesself-released
Buy! FudgeLady PartsLex
Buy! KlloWell Worn EPGhostly
Buy! FencesTo The Tall Trembling Trees EPVotiv


Week: 8/26/2016 - 9/1/2016
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! NonameTelefoneself-released
Buy! Local NativesSunlit YouthLoma Vista
Buy! Okkervil RiverAwayATO
Buy! James Vincent McMorrowWe MoveCaroline
Buy! Chris FarrenCan't DieSideOneDummy
Buy! The Wedding PresentGoing, Going…Scopitones
Buy! NotsCosmeticGoner
Buy! BuenoIlluminate Your RoomBabe City/Exploding In Sound
Buy! El Perro Del MarKoKoroThe Control Group
Buy! Big EyesStake My ClaimDon Giovanni
Buy! Chook RaceAround The HouseTrouble In Mind
Buy! Y La BambaOjos Del SolTender Loving Empire
Buy! Beach BabyNo Mind No MoneyIsland/Caroline
Buy! Mild High ClubSkiptracingStones Throw
Buy! Junior BoysKiss Me All Night EPCity Slang
Buy! The Persian LeapsYour City, Underwater EPLand Ski
Buy! Good Morning TVGood Morning TV EPRPUT
Buy! Entracte TwistChristine YoungCroq/Mac
Buy! MarchForthMagic Numberself-released
Buy! The Green PajamasTo The End Of The SeaGreen Monkey
Buy! Total SlackerParallelsOneRPM/Verge
Buy! BrodkaClashesPlay It Again Sam
Buy! Zomba Prison ProjectI Will Not Stop SingingSix Degrees
Buy! Tim EastonAmerican ForkLast Chance


Week: 8/19/2016 - 8/25/2016
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! Frank OceanBlondeBoys Don't Cry
Buy! Angel OlsenMy WomanJagjaguwar
Buy! theMINDSummer Campself-released
Buy! Slow ClubOne Day All Of This Won't Matter Any MoreMoshi Moshi
Buy! RooseveltRooseveltCity Slang
Buy! Crystal CastlesAmnesty (I)Fiction/Casablanca/Republic
Buy! Anomie BelleFluxself-released
Buy! De La SoulAnd The Anonymous Nobodyself-released
Buy! The FrightnrsNothing More To SayDaptone
Buy! Dead GazeEasy TravelsErnest Jenning Record Co.
Buy! Cass McCombsMangy LoveAnti-
Buy! (Various)MalawiBeating Heart
Buy! Alex CameronJumping The SharkSecretly Canadian
Buy! Motion GraphicsMotion GraphicsDomino
Buy! TobaccoSweatbox DynastyGhostly International
Buy! Brendan CanningHome Wrecking YearsArts & Crafts
Buy! HotelsNight Showersself-released
Buy! Country LipsTill the Daylight Comesself-released
Buy! Morgan DeltPhase ZeroSub Pop
Buy! HoopsHoops EPFat Possum
Buy! Exploded ViewExploded ViewSacred Bones
Buy! Vinyl WilliamsBruneiCompany
Buy! Gringo StarThe Sides And In BetweenNevado
Buy! Factory Floor25 25DFA
Buy! PillConvenienceMexican Summer
Buy! Magic TrickOther Man's BluesEmpty Cellar
Buy! The Album LeafBetween WavesRelapse
Buy! MndsgnBodywashStones Throw
Buy! (Various)Radiating LightOrchid Tapes
Buy! SonzeiraTam Tam Tam ReimaginedBrownswood Recordings
Buy! Chris StaplesGolden AgeBarsuk
Buy! Nathan BowlesWhole & ClovenParadise of Bachelors
Buy! Dotarado ProRei das Marimbas EPEnchufada
Buy! Ezra FurmanBig Fugitive Life EPBella Union
Buy! Of MontrealInnocence ReachesPolyvinyl
Buy! Bear MountainBaduLast Gang


Week: 8/5/2016 - 8/11/2016
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! Thee Oh SeesA Weird ExitsCastle Face
Buy! AtmosphereFishing BluesRhymesayers
Buy! Tiffany Wilson#See SharpWeCoast
Buy! EliaFuturo Humanoself-released
Buy! The VeilsTotal DepravityNettwerk
Buy! Ryley WalkerGolden Sings That Have Been SungDead Oceans
Buy! Echo & The EschatonWeight Of MatterBar/None
Buy! Thalia Zedek BandEveThrill Jockey
Buy! Lazy LegsVISIONDEATHWild Patterns
Buy! SunburstAve AfricaStrut
Buy! As OndasMaresJigsaw
Buy! MJ GuiderPrecious SystemsKranky
Buy! Konx-om-PaxCaramelPlanet Mu
Buy! COMBAT!COMBAT!Friends of Friends
Buy! Big PhoneSelva CityGreen Orb Artifacts
Buy! Compton WhiteCompton White EPSWEETBOYS
Buy! Secret SchoolHealHush Hush
Buy! DJAOZones EPDropping Gems
Buy! BSN PosseNot Far From The Future EPHyperboloid
Buy! Christopher PortVetement EPPieater


Week: 7/29/2016 - 8/5/2016
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! Wild BeastsBoy KingDomino
Buy! Ages and AgesSomething To RuinPartisan
Buy! DogbrethSecond HomeAsian Man
Buy! FlamingosisBright Momentsself-released
Buy! Russian CirclesGuidanceSargent House
Buy! Lydia LovelessRealBloodshot
Buy! CheenaSpend The Night With…Sacred Bones
Buy! Courtney Marie AndrewsHonest LifeMama Bird
Buy! Field MouseEpisodicTopshelf
Buy! Haley BonarImpossible DreamGNDWIRE
Buy! Blind PilotAnd Then Like LionsATO
Buy! The Devil Makes ThreeRedemption & RuinNew West
Buy! Petite LeagueNo HitterManimal


Week: 7/22/2016 - 7/28/2016
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! NaoFor All We KnowLittle Tokyo/RCA
Buy! Bacao Rhythm & Steel Band55Big Crown
Buy! ShuraNothing's RealPolydor/Interscope
Buy! Evening BellDying Starsself-released
Buy! Max RomeoHorror ZoneNu-Roots
Buy! GemsNight Musicself-released
Buy! HeatersBaptistinaBeyond Beyond Is Beyond
Buy! ExploneSuicide Fencesself-released
Buy! YeeshConfirmation BiasTiny Engines
Buy! DarkstarMade To Measure EPWarp
Buy! The Stray BirdsMagic FireYep Roc
Buy! Eyes Behind The VeilEmpathyHush Hush
Buy! WeeknitesYou A Lot EPSwoon
Buy! Branden Daniel & The ChicsDo It To Death EPself-released


Week: 7/15/2016 - 7/21/2016
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! Camp CopeCamp CopePoison City
Buy! GravelRoadCapitol Hill Country BluesKnick Knack
Buy! ConnectionsMidnight RunAnyway
Buy! Thee Oh SeesLive In San FranciscoCastle Face
Buy! Happy DivingElectric Soul UnityTopshelf
Buy! ijiBubbleTeam Love
Buy! AversOmega/WhateverEgghunt
Buy! River TiberIndigoself-released
Buy! Hockey DadBoroniaKanine
Buy! AbraPrincess EPTrue Panther
Buy! OrbBirthCastle Face
Buy! SloucherCertainty EPSwoon
Buy! Eric CopelandBlack BubblegumDFA


Week: 7/8/2016 - 7/14/2016
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! Jamila WoodsHEAVNClosed Sessions
Buy! Dinosaur Jr.Give A Glimpse Of What Yer NotJagjaguwar
Buy! Junius MeyvantFloating HarmoniesRecord
Buy! Clams Casino32 LevelsColumbia
Buy! Michael KiwanukaLove & HatePolydor
Buy! Kweku CollinsNat LoveClosed Sessions
Buy! Stephen SteinbrinkAnagramsMelodic
Buy! Jordan RakeiCloak4101
Buy! The Minus 5Of Monkees And MenYep Roc
Buy! beGunAmmaFoehn
Buy! Roisin MurphyTake Her Up To MontoPlay It Again Sam
Buy! Four TetRandomsself-released
Buy! Beyond The Wizard's SleeveThe Soft BouncePlay It Again Sam
Buy! angelic milkTeenage Movie Soundtrack EPPNKSLM
Buy! Young MagicStill LifeCarpark
Buy! The Delvon Lamarr Organ TrioClose But No Cigarself-released
Buy! LullNouvelle EPPapercup
Buy! No JoyDrool Sucker EPTopshelf
Buy! Aphex TwinCheetah EPWarp
Buy! Betty DavisThe Columbia Years 1968-1969Light In The Attic
Buy! ThrowsThrowsThrill Jockey
Buy! RhytonRedshiftThrill Jockey
Buy! Mick HarveyDelirium TremensMute
Buy! Look ParkLook ParkYep Roc
Buy! Coast ModernCoast Modern EP + 1/300 Entertainment
Buy! Joyce WriceStay Around EPself-released
Buy! CRiTell Her EPYoung Art


Week: 7/1/2016 - 7/7/2016
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! The Julie RuinHit ResetHardly Art
Buy! The AvalanchesWildflowerAstralwerks
Buy! MarthaBlisters In The Pit Of My HeartDirtnap
Buy! Nice As FuckNice As FuckLove's Way
Buy! OmniDeluxeTrouble In Mind
Buy! HanssenTransitHush Hush
Buy! Yonatan GatDirectorJoyful Noise
Buy! Sofi TukkerSoft Animals EPHeavyRoc
Buy! Amy BlaschkeBreaking The BluesBird On A Lyre
Buy! Sam VicariBluntSip City
Buy! MetronomySummer 08Because
Buy! Big BusinessCommand Your WeatherJoyful Noise
Buy! Moon Bros.These StarsWestern Vinyl
Buy! Sleeping BeautiesSleeping BeautiesIn The Red
Buy! Nite-FunkNite Funk EPGlydezone
Buy! Guided By VoicesPlease Be HonestRockathon
Buy! En CantoSolto Por Jeriself-released
Buy! ColorworksDreams of Mangoes EPself-released


Week: 6/24/2016 - 6/30/2016
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! Blood OrangeFreetown SoundDomino
Buy! Xenia RubinosBlack Terry CatAnti-
Buy! BADBADNOTGOODIVInnovative Leisure
Buy! Jay ArnerJay IIMint
Buy! The AmazingAmbulancePartisan
Buy! Bat For LashesThe BrideThe Echo Label Limited
Buy! GØGGSGØGGSIn The Red
Buy! TerryTerry HQUpset The Rhythm
Buy! Soren JuulThis Moment4AD
Buy! Ry XDawnLoma Vista
Buy! ColderGoodbyeBataille/n/a
Buy! NVBinasuOrange Milk
Buy! Gifted GabGab The Most Highself-released
Buy! VATSGreen Glass RoomEnd Of Time
Buy! Sweet As KnivesTasneemself-released
Buy! Hardly BoysTit Punch EPself-released


Week: 5/27/2016 - 6/2/2016
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! WhitneyLight Upon The LakeSecretly Canadian
Buy! MournHa, Ha, He.Captured Tracks
Buy! ClassixxFaraway ReachInnovative Leisure
Buy! Steve GunnEyes On The LinesMatador
Buy! Minor VictoriesMinor VictoriesFat Possum
Buy! Sioux FallsRot ForeverBroken World Media
Buy! The GotobedsBlood//Sugar//Secs//TrafficSub Pop
Buy! VHSGift Of LifeSuicide Squeeze
Buy! Maria UsbeckAmparoCascine
Buy! Amber ArcadesFading LinesHeavenly
Buy! FlumeSkinMom+Pop
Buy! Outer SpacesA Shedding SnakeDon Giovanni
Buy! LadyhawkeWild ThingsPolyvinyl
Buy! SavakBest Of Luck In Future EndeavorsComedy Minus One
Buy! Tegan & SaraLove You To DeathVapor/Warner Bros.
Buy! The KillsAsh & IceDomino
Buy! Star AnnaLight In The WindowSatellite
Buy! Kraak & SmaakJuicy FruitJalapeno
Buy! Speedy OrtizFoiled Again EPCarpark
Buy! Casket GirlsThe Night MachinesGraveface
Buy! Xeno & OaklanderTopiaryGhostly International
Buy! Jimmy "Duck" HolmesIt Is What It IsBlue Front
Buy! LoneLevitateR&S
Buy! Super Magic HatsSeparationHush Hush
Buy! Colvin & EarleColvin & EarleFantasy
Buy! Fujiya & MiyagiEP1Impossible Objects of Desire


Week: 5/20/2016 - 5/26/2016
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! Holy FuckCongratsInnovative Leisure
Buy! The HotelierGoodnessTiny Engines
Buy! PUPThe Dream Is OverSideOneDummy
Buy! Beth OrtonKidsticksAnti-
Buy! Moonface & SiinaiMy Best Human FaceJagjaguwar
Buy! CavemanOtero WarConematic
Buy! Yumi ZoumaYoncallaCascine
Buy! Joseph ArthurThe FamilyTrue North
Buy! GutsEternalHeavenly Sweetness
Buy! VariousCalentura: Global BassmentFania
Buy! Gold PandaGood Luck and Do Your BestCity Slang
Buy! VariousSpace Echo: The Mystery Behind The Cosmic Sound Of Cabo Verde Finally RevealedAnalog Africa
Buy! SlotfaceSponge State EPPropeller
Buy! Psychic IllsInner Journey OutSacred Bones
Buy! The MonkeesGood Times!Rhino
Buy! Magic PotionPink GumPNKSLM
Buy! The StrokesFuture Present Past EPCult
Buy! Jeff HaleyHome AloneFurious Hooves
Buy! SamarisBlack LightsOne Little Indian
Buy! VariousMoodymann: DJ-Kicks!K7
Buy! JameszooFoolBrainfeeder
Buy! BwanaCapsule's Pride (Bikes)Lucky Me
Buy! Ming City RockersLemonMad Monkey
Buy! VariousDJ Koze presents Pampa Vol. 1Pampa
Buy! J DillaThe DiaryMass Appeal
Buy! Kwesi Foraes27 EPself-released
Buy! BrettModeCascine
Buy! Justin MartinHello CloudsDirtybird
Buy! RibongiaEscapisms EPOctober
Buy! Jadu HeartWanderflowerAnchor Point


Week: 5/13/2016 - 5/19/2016
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! Car Seat HeadrestTeens of DenialMatador
Buy! VariousDay of the Dead4AD
Buy! Kristin KontrolX-CommunicateSub Pop
Buy! NAVVIOmniHush Hush
Buy! onDeadWavesonDeadWavesMute
Buy! Modern BaseballHoly GhostRun For Cover
Buy! Corinne Bailey RaeThe Heart Speaks In WhispersVirgin
Buy! Summer CannibalsFull Of ItKill Rock Stars
Buy! Pantha du PrinceThe TriadRough Trade
Buy! Big ThiefMasterpieceSaddle Creek
Buy! Fear Of MenFall ForeverKanine
Buy! Wolf ParadeEP 4Wolf Parade Productions
Buy! Zig ZagsRunning Out Of RedCastle Face
Buy! Mutual BenefitSkip a Sinking StoneMom+Pop
Buy! The PosiesSolid StatesMy Music Empire
Buy! William BellThis Is Where I LiveStax
Buy! Andy ShaufThe PartyAnti-
Buy! Bob DylanFallen AngelsColumbia
Buy! Sonny & The SunsetsMoods Baby MoodsPolyvinyl
Buy! T-RextasyJurassic PunkMiscreant
Buy! LindstromWindingsSmalltown Supersound


Week: 5/6/2016 - 5/12/2016
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! Chance The RapperColoring Bookself-released
Buy! RadioheadA Moon Shaped PoolXL
Buy! The So So GlosKamikazeVotiv
Buy! Jessy LanzaOh NoHyperdub
Buy! Marissa NadlerStrangersSacred Bones
Buy! Adia VictoriaBeyond The BloodhoundsCanvasback/Atlantic
Buy! SassyBlackNo More Weak Datesself-released
Buy! Twin PeaksDown In HeavenGrand Jury
Buy! Mountains and RainbowsParticlesCastle Face
Buy! Shit RobotWhat FollowsDFA
Buy! YakAlas Salvationself-released
Buy! Head Wound CityA New Wave of ViolenceVice
Buy! Yoni & GetiTestarossaJoyful Noise
Buy! Al ScorchCircle Round The SignsBloodshot
Buy! Meilyr Jones2013Moshi Moshi
Buy! Karl BlauIntroducing Karl BlauRaven Marching Band
Buy! Ghosts I've MetNight Repairsself-released
Buy! DjustinTryst EPLabrador
Buy! Baby In VainFor The Kids EPPartisan
Buy! Iska DhaafThe Wanting CreatureBrick Lane
Buy! Mark PritchardUnder The SunWarp
Buy! Snowy DunesSnowy DunesXemu


Week: 4/29/2016 - 5/5/2016
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! Kaytranada"99.9%"XL
Buy! AnohniHopelessnessSecretly Canadian
Buy! James BlakeThe Colour In AnythingRepublic
Buy! LUHSpiritual Songs For Lovers To SingMute
Buy! Erik BloodLost In Slow Motionself-released
Buy! SpookylandBeauty Already BeautifulPlay It Again Sam
Buy! EagullsUllagesPartisan
Buy! OscarCut and PasteWichita
Buy! David BazanBlancoBarsuk
Buy! The Blessed IslesStraining Hard Against the Strength of NightSaint Marie
Buy! Arbor Labor UnionI Hear YouSub Pop
Buy! Beach SkullsSlow GrindPNKSLM
Buy! Chris CohenAs If ApartCaptured Tracks
Buy! AlohaLittle Windows Cut Right ThroughPolyvinyl
Buy! Fruit BatsAbsolute LoserEasy Sound
Buy! Trashcan SinatrasWild PendulumRed River/BFD
Buy! Goodbye HeartKeep Me Closeself-released
Buy! ShuraTouch EPInterscope
Buy! Spice BoysSpice City EPPNKSLM


Week: 4/22/2016 - 4/28/2016
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! White LungParadiseDomino
Buy! BeyonceLemonadeParkwood/Columbia
Buy! Kyle CraftDolls of HighlandSub Pop
Buy! Aesop RockThe Impossible KidRhymesayers
Buy! A Giant DogPileMerge
Buy! Pity SexWhite Hot MoonRun For Cover
Buy! IslandsTasteManque
Buy! Black Pistol FireDon't Wake The RiotModern Outsider
Buy! TouristUMonday
Buy! ImarhanImarhanCity Slang
Buy! Britta PhillipsLuck Or MagicDouble Feature
Buy! HoneyLove Is HardWharf Cat
Buy! SeratonesGet GoneFat Possum
Buy! (Various)guest records compilation 001guest
Buy! Brian EnoThe ShipWarp
Buy! Rogue WaveDelusions Of Grand FurEasy Sound
Buy! Massy FergusonRun It Right Into The Wallself-released
Buy! IslandsShould I Remain Here At Sea?Manque
Buy! Kyle ForesterKyle ForesterFlying Moonlight
Buy! Grubby Little HandsGarden PartyLefse
Buy! Holy GhostCrime Cutz EPDFA


Week: 2/19/2016 - 2/25/2016
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! PinkshinyultrablastGrandfeatheredClub AC30
Buy! Charles BradleyChangesDaptone
Buy! Lushlife + CSLSXRitualizeWestern Vinyl
Buy! PolicaUnited CrushersMom+Pop
Buy! Santigold99¢ Atlantic
Buy! Heron OblivionHeron OblivionSub Pop
Buy! TokimonstaFovereYoung Art
Buy! YuckStranger ThingsMame
Buy! BullionLoop The LoopDEEK
Buy! Golden DazeGolden DazeAutumn Tone
Buy! TangerineSugar Teeth EPSwoon
Buy! Naked GiantsEasy Eating EPVotiv
Buy! Dear TracksSoft Dreams EPTrack And Field
Buy! Guerilla TossEraser StargazerDFA
Buy! Your FriendGumptionDomino
Buy! Animal CollectivePainting WithDomino
Buy! Choir Of Young BelieversGrasqueGhostly International
Buy! Jawbreaker Reunionhaha and then what ;)Miss Miscreant


Week: 1/29/2016 - 2/04/2016
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! Junior BoysBig Black CoatCity Slang
Buy! Wild NothingLife of PauseCaptured Tracks
Buy! Deep Sea DiverSecretsHigh Beam
Buy! VersingNude Descending EPYouth Riot
Buy! Field MusicCommontimeMemphis Industries
Buy! Radiation CitySynestheticaPolyvinyl
Buy! The CastilliansYou & MePNKSLM
Buy! RNDMGhost RidingDine Alone
Buy! BeaconEscapementsGhostly
Buy! Michael NauMowingSuicide Squeeze
Buy! Dr. DogThe Psychedelic SwampAnti-
Buy! The DonkeysMidnight Palms EPEasy Sound
Buy! Keys N KratesMidnite Mass EPDim Mak
Buy! Cloud CultThe SeekerEarthology
Buy! Wild PowwersHugs And Kisses And Other Thingsself-released
Buy! Sun SeekerGeorgia DustThird Man


Week: 1/22/2016 - 1/28/2016
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! DIIVIs The Is AreCaptured Tracks
Buy! PorchesPoolDomino
Buy! Marlon WilliamsMarlon WilliamsDead Oceans
Buy! DJDSStand Up And SpeakBody High/Loma Vista
Buy! The SuffersThe Suffersself-released
Buy! Nu EraArmadilla Lexusself-released
Buy! Low Cut High TopsEh, Whateverself-released
Buy! VariousRubble Kings: The AlbumMass Appeal
Buy! The Cave SingersBansheeself-released
Buy! High HighsCascadesPlay It Again Sam
Buy! MONEYSuicide SongsBella Union
Buy! RÜFÜS DU SOLBloomForeign Family Collective
Buy! Chimurenga RenaissanceGirlz With GunzGlitterbeat
Buy! Richmond FontaineYou Can't Go Back If There's Nothing To Go Back ToEl Cortez/Fluff & Gravy
Buy! Lucinda WilliamsThe Ghosts of Highway 20Highway 20/Thirty Tigers
Buy! The Spider FernsSafetyself-released
Buy! Mass GothicMass GothicSub Pop
Buy! VariousHush Hush: Presents, Vol. 2Hush Hush
Buy! Shelf NunnyWishful Thinkings EPHush Hush
Buy! LaserNight DriverForeseen Entertainment
Buy! Dude YorkLose Control/Love Isself-released
Buy! The Flavr BlueLove Notes EPself-released


Week: 1/15/2016 - 1/21/2016
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! SavagesAdore LifeMatador
Buy! Anderson .PaakMalibuEMPIRE/OBE/Steel Wool/Art Club
Buy! ChairliftMothColumbia
Buy! DaughterNot To DisappearGlassnote
Buy! Night BeatsWho Sold My Generation?Heavenly
Buy! Pillar PointMarble MouthPolyvinyl
Buy! ShearwaterJet Plane and OxbowSub Pop
Buy! Ringo DeathstarrPure MoodThe Reverb Appreciation Society
Buy! Ty SegallEmotional MuggerDrag City
Buy! Eleanor FriedbergerNew ViewFrenchkiss
Buy! NevermenNevermenIpecac
Buy! The Spook SchoolTry To be HopefulFortuna POP!
Buy! NZCA LinesInfinite SummerMemphis Industries
Buy! Dante ElephanteAnglo-Saxon SummerLollipop
Buy! Julia BrownAn Abundance of StrawberriesJoy Void
Buy! 7 Year BitchLive at MoeMOE
Buy! Dressy BessyKingsizedYep Roc
Buy! Cross RecordWabi SabiBa Da Bing


Week: 1/08/2016 - 1/14/2016
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! WussyForever SoundsShake It
Buy! Adrian YoungeSomething About April IILinear Labs
Buy! Charlie HiltonPalanaCaptured Tracks
Buy! Bill Ryder-JonesWest Kirby County PrimaryDomino
Buy! The James Hunter SixHold On!Daptone
Buy! TortoiseThe CatastrophistThrill Jockey
Buy! VariousYou Can't Kill Rock 'N RollCapacitor
Buy! Golden RulesGolden TicketLex
Buy! WrayHypatiaCommunicating Vessels
Buy! A.D.K.O.B.A Different Kind Of Busy EPInertia Access
Buy! KhruangbinThe Universe Smiles Upon YouNight Time Stories
Buy! FreakwaterScheherazadeBloodshot
Buy! TennysonLike What? EPself-released
Buy! KRTSClose Eyes To ExitProject: Mooncircle
Buy! Silas Blak#BlakFriday: The MixtapeCabin Games
Buy! HimeHimeCancerPleasure Boat
Buy! VariousTrevor Jackson presents: Science Fiction Dancehall ClassicsOn-U Sound
Buy! Gloria Ann TaylorLove Is A Hurtin' ThingUbiquity


Week: 1/01/2016 - 1/07/2016
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! David BowieBlackstarColumbia
Buy! HindsLeave Me AloneMom+Pop
Buy! BattlemeHabitual Love SongsEl Camino
Buy! Hey MarseillesHey MarseillesShanachie
Buy! VariousOrk Records: New York, New YorkNumero Group
Buy! Silver TorchesHeatherfieldself-released
Buy! The Besnard LakesA Coliseum Complex MuseumJagjaguwar
Buy! Richard HawleyHollow MeadowsParlophone
Buy! Tom JonesLong Lost SuitcaseS-Curve
Buy! Fey MothWind-Up Childself-released
Buy! Baaba MaalThe TravelerPalm Recordings
Buy! Dylan LeBlancCautionary TaleSingle Lock/Thirty Tigers
Buy! TindersticksThe Waiting RoomCity Slang
Buy! ColdairThe ProviderTwelves
Buy! Marcus Marr & Chet FakerWok EPDowntown
Buy! PleasuresSelections EPself-released
Buy! Fine PrinceLookout EPself-released