WEEKLY TOP AIRPLAY: APRIL 20, 2021

POSTED:: April 20, 2021

FILED UNDER:: Top Airplay

WMSE’S PROGRAM HOSTS CONSTANTLY SEARCH THROUGH THE LATEST RELEASES AND FEATURE THE BEST IN ALL GENRES ON THEIR WEEKLY SHOWS. AT WMSE, THERE IS NO PROGRAM DIRECTOR CREATING DAILY PLAYLISTS, SO WHAT YOU HEAR IS A REFLECTION OF THE KNOWLEDGE, INTERESTS, AND PERSONALITIES OF OUR DEDICATED ON-AIR STAFF.THE ALBUMS ON THE WEEKLY TOP AIRPLAY LIST REFLECT THE DIVERSE INTERESTS OF OUR STAFF, AND THE RANGE OF WHAT IS CONSIDERED “ALTERNATIVE”. AS A QUICK GENRE GUIDE: TOP 30 = MOSTLY POP AND ROCK AND SOME CROSSOVER GENRES LIKE ELECTRONIC, SOUL, HIP HOP AND WORLD, ADDS = TOP BRAND NEW RELEASES FOR THE WEEK, ELECTRONIC = ELECTRONIC, WORLD = WORLD, JAZZ = JAZZ (PRETTY EASY TO FIGURE OUT, RIGHT?). WMSE REPORTS THESE CHARTS EACH WEEK TO NACC, ALONGSIDE HUNDREDS OF OTHER STATIONS. THE NORTH AMERICAN COLLEGE AND COMMUNITY CHART TABULATES WEEKLY AIRPLAY FROM COLLEGE AND NON-COMMERCIAL RADIO STATIONS IN THE UNITED STATES AND CANADA. BLUES IS REPORTED AND UPDATED MONTHLY, SO CHECK BACK EVERY FOUR WEEKS FOR THE LATEST NEWS ON THOSE BLUES.TAKE A LOOK THROUGH THE PAST WEEKS’ LISTS AND NOTICE JUST HOW MUCH THINGS CHANGE WEEK TO WEEK HERE AT WMSE. YOU’LL NEVER HEAR US GET VERY STAGNANT. EACH WEEK, WMSE’S MUSIC DIRECTOR, ERIN MAKES THOSE CHARTS AVAILABLE TO YOU, OUR LISTENERS. TAKE A LOOK AT WHAT OUR DJ’S ARE EXCITED ABOUT THESE DAYS IN SIX DIFFERENT CATEGORIES AND GET A SENSE OF WHAT YOU’LL BE HEARING WHEN YOU TUNE IN TO WMSE…FOR NOW.

LISTINGS PRINTED AS: ARTIST, TITLE, LABEL
*= LOCAL
DATE REPORTED: 4/20/21

TOP 30
1 MARK WALDOCH AND THE HALLELUJAH WARD “86,000 (You Will Know)” [Single] Self-Released*
2 CALEY CONWAY Bliss Or Bust [Advance Tracks] Self-Released*
3 GRAHAM HUNT Painting Over Mold Forged Artifacts*
4 DEVILS TEETH La leggenda di Chong Li Triple Eye Industries*
5 TRAPPER SCHOEPP May Day Grand Phony*
6 JOSEPH HUBER “Aeolian Wind” [Single] Self-Released*
7 FOX FACE End Of Man Dirtnap*
8 TRON JOVI Bass + Frequency: Studies In Dub, Chapter One [EP] Triple Eye Industries*
9 BILLS AND ACHES AND BLUES (40 YEARS OF 4AD) VARIOUS ARTISTS 4AD/Beggars Group
10 STEREOLAB Electrically Possessed [Switched On Volume 4] Duophonic
11 RENEE REED Renee Reed Keeled Scales
12 BENNY SINGS Music Stones Throw
13 SLEAFORD MODS Spare Ribs Rough Trade/Beggars
14 FLOATING POINTS, PHAROAH SANDERS AND THE LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Promises Luaka Bop
15 KALBELLS Max Heart NNA Tapes
16 VALERIE JUNE The Moon And Stars: Prescriptions For Dreamers Fantasy/Concord
17 RX DRUGS Broken By Design Good Land*
18 CHAD VANGAALEN World’s Most Stressed Out Gardener Sub Pop
19 ORIONS BELTE Villa Amorini Jansen
20 DRY CLEANING New Long Leg 4AD/Beggars Group
21 SPIRIT OF THE BEEHIVE Entertainment, Death Saddle Creek
22 PALBERTA Palberta5000 Wharf Cat
23 SORRY Twixtustwain [EP] Domino
24 TUNE-YARDS sketchy. 4AD/Beggars Group
25 WARREN DUNES Get Well Soon Big Wawa
26 ST VINCENT Daddy’s Home [Advance Tracks] Loma Vista/Concord
27 FLOCK OF DIMES Head Of Roses Sub Pop
28 INDONESIAN JUNK Living In A Nightmare Rum Bar*
29 LINDA SMITH Till Another Time: 1988-1996 Captured Tracks
30 BOOGARINS Manchaca Vol. 2 OAR

ADDS
1 FUTO Outstanding In His Field Marching Banana
2 GARAGE A TROIS Calm Down Cologne Royal Potato Family
3 JESS JOY PATREEARCHY Joyful Noise
4 JUAN WAUTERS Real Life Situations Captured Tracks
5 JUPITER AND OKWESS Na Kozonga Everloving
6 NICK HAKIM AND ROY NATHANSON Small Things NYXO
7 PAUL MCCARTNEY III Imagined Capitol
8 PEDAZO DE CARNE CON OJO Dun Dun Citrus City
9 TRISTEN Aquatic Flowers [Advance Tracks] Mama Bird
10 YELLOW OSTRICH Soft Barsuk

ELECTRONIC
1 STEREOLAB Electrically Possessed [Switched On Volume 4] Duophonic
2 FLOATING POINTS, PHAROAH SANDERS AND THE LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Promises Luaka Bop
3 TENO AFRIKA Amapiano Selections Awesome Tapes From Africa
4 BICEP Isles Ninja Tune
5 WAX TAILOR The Shadow Of Their Suns Lab’oratoire
6 MARTIN GORE The Third Chimpanzee [EP] Mute
7 TRON JOVI Bass + Frequency: Studies In Dub, Chapter One [EP] Triple Eye Industries*
8 NOTWIST, THE Vertigo Days Morr
9 SMERZ Believer XL/Beggars Group
10 IMMORTAL GIRLFRIEND “Seeker” [Single] Black Winchesters*

WORLD
1 FEMI KUTI Stop The Hate Partisan
2 TENO AFRIKA Amapiano Selections Awesome Tapes From Africa
3 BOOGARINS Manchaca Vol. 2 OAR
4 ALTIN GUN Yol ATO
5 JUPITER AND OKWESS Na Kozonga Everloving
6 KASAI ALLSTARS “Olooh, A War Dance For Peace” [Single] Crammed Discs
7 KELEKETLA Keleketla! Remixes Ahead Of Our Time
8 BADGE EPOQUE ENSEMBLE Self Help Telephone Explosion
9 MDOU MOCTAR Afrique Victime [Advance Tracks] Matador/Beggars
10 GISTO Relief Volunteer

JAZZ
1 FLOATING POINTS, PHAROAH SANDERS AND THE LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Promises Luaka Bop
2 DELVON LAMARR ORGAN TRIO I Told You So Colemine
3 GENE PRITSKER AND FRIENDS Protest Self-Released
4 CHANCE HAYDEN Grab And Go Atlanta/Ropeadope
5 SPIKE WILNER Aliens & Wizards Cellar
6 LYLE WORKMAN Uncommon Measures Blue Canoe
7 ADAM MOEZINIA Folk Element Trio Outside In
8 RUSSELL FERRANTE TRIO Inflexion Blue Canoe
9 MICHAEL VLATKOVICH With You Jazz Cat pfMENTUM
10 DR LONNIE SMITH Breathe Blue Note

BLUES (UPDATED MONTHLY)
1 Veronica Lewis, You Ain’t Unlucky, Blue Heart Records
2 Ghalia Volt, One Woman Band, Ruf Records
3 Jimi Hendrix Experience, Live In Maui, Legacy
4 Curtis Salgado, Damage Control, Alligator
5 Kat Danser, One Eye Open, Black Hen Music
6 John Hurlbut and Jorma Kaukonen, The River Flows, Culture Factory
7 Joe Lewis Band, Up Next, Blind Raccoon
8 AJ Fullerton, The Forgiver and the Runaway, VizzTone
9 New Moon Jelly Roll Freedom Rockers, Volume 2, Stony Plain
10 Misty Blues, None More Blue, self-released
11 Selwyn Birchwood, Living In A Burning House, Alligator Records
12 Various Artists, Wildroots Sessions Volume 1, WildRoots Records
13 Early Times & The High Rollers! The Corner VizzTone
14 Skylar Rogers, Firebreather, self-released
15 Damon Fowler, Alafia Moon, Landslide
16 Sam Barlow & His True Blue Band, Faith In The Blues, Montrose Records
17 Christopher Dean Band, Songs From French Street, Lost World Music
18 The Hitman Blues Band, Not My Circus Not My Monkey, Nerus Records
19 Georgie Jessup, My Work Here Ain’t Done Yet, Winkte Records
20 Dave Thomas, One More Mile, Blind Raccoon
21 Joyann Parker, Out Of The Dark, self-released
22 Steve Cropper, Fire It Up, Provogue
23 Tokyo Tramps, I’m A Tiger, Vagabond Ent.
24 Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band, Straight To You Live, Provogue
25 Justin Howl, Wanderlust, self-released

POSTED BY:: Erin Wolf

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