WEEKLY TOP AIRPLAY: MAY 4, 2021

POSTED:: May 4, 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: 5/4/21

TOP 30
1 COUCH FLAMBEAU Bunny Hideout Rockhaus Records*
2 ALTIN GUN Yol ATO
3 DEVILS TEETH La Leggenda Di Chong Li Triple Eye Industries*
4 ERIC BLOWTORCH AND THE INFLAMMABLES Quality Items Bopaganda!*
5 DINOSAUR JR Sweep It Into Space Jagjaguar
6 FOX FACE End Of Man Dirtnap*
7 ¡paLABra! ¡paLABra! Dézòd Rèkòd*
8 WEBSTERX “Huffy” [Single] Self-Released*
9 CASINO VERSUS JAPAN Echo Counting Self-Released*
10 TRAPPER SCHOEPP May Day Grand Phony*
11 SPIRIT OF THE BEEHIVE Entertainment, Death Saddle Creek
12 DEATH FROM ABOVE 1979 Is 4 Lovers Spinefarm
13 TUNE-YARDS sketchy. 4AD/Beggars Group
14 PROUD PARENTS At Home With… Self-Released*
15 MUSH Lines Redacted Memphis Industries
16 GUIDED BY VOICES Earth Man Blues GBVinc
17 YA TSEEN Indian Yard Sub Pop
18 MARK WALDOCH AND THE HALLELUJAH WARD “86,000 (You Will Know)” [Single] Self-Released*
19 ADULT MOM Driver Epitaph
20 MARY KARLZEN Shine Y & T*
21 JOE STRUMMER Assembly Dark Horse
22 DEATHRAY DAVIES, THE Time Well Wasted We Know Better/State Fair
23 MOGWAI As The Love Continues Temporary Residence Ltd.
24 FORTY FEET TALL A Good Distraction Magnetic Moon
25 LORETTA LYNN Still Woman Enough Legacy
26 NOGA EREZ KIDS City Slang
27 FLOCK OF DIMES Head Of Roses Sub Pop
28 YAYA BEY The Things I Can’t Take With Me [EP] Big Dada
29 ORIELLES, THE La Vita Olistica Heavenly/PIAS
30 BENNY SINGS Music Stones Throw

ADDS
1 CARTALK Pass Like Pollen Self-Released
2 CRUMB Ice Melt Self-Released
3 DAWN RICHARD Second Line Merge
4 GEL SET Tone Invasion 2MR
5 JULIANA HATFIELD Blood American Laundromat
6 KASAI ALLSTARS Black Ants Always Fly Together, One Bangle Makes No Sound Crammed
7 LOS RETROS Looking Back [EP] Stones Throw
8 MATT SWEENEY AND BONNIE PRINCE BILLY Superwolves Drag City
9 TEKE TEKE Shirushi Kill Rock Stars
10 YA TSEEN Indian Yard Sub Pop

ELECTRONIC
1 CASINO VERSUS JAPAN Echo Counting Self-Released*
2 TENO AFRIKA Amapiano Selections Awesome Tapes From Africa
3 SMERZ Believer XL/Beggars Group
4 SMALL BLACK Cheap Dreams 100% Electronica
5 QUILZ, THE “Obsession” [Single] Prickly*
6 YOU WIN !!! “Painmonger” [Single] Self-Released*
7 TRON JOVI Bass + Frequency: Studies In Dub, Chapter One [EP] Triple Eye Industries*
8 SHAMEWAVE Heaven Self-Released*
9 SAM GENDEL Fresh Bread Leaving
10 NOTWIST, THE Vertigo Days Morr

WORLD
1 ALTIN GUN Yol ATO
2 ¡paLABra! ¡paLABra! Dézòd Rèkòd*
3 YA TSEEN Indian Yard Sub Pop
4 JUPITER AND OKWESS Na Kozonga Everloving
5 TENO AFRIKA Amapiano Selections Awesome Tapes From Africa
6 LA FEMME Paradigmes Disque Pointu/IDOL
7 BOOGARINS Manchaca Vol. 2 OAR
8 LEE “SCRATCH” PERRY AND SPACEWAVE Dubz Of The Root Megawave
9 SONGHOY BLUES Optimisme Fat Possum
10 LAURE BRIARD Eu Voo [EP] Midnight Special

JAZZ
1 EVAN ARNTZEN Countermelody Dot Time
2 SASKATCHEWAN ALL STAR BIG BAND Saskatchewan Suite Factor
3 JOHN PATITUCCI, VINNIE COLAIUTA AND BILL CUNLIFFE Trio Le Coq
4 JENNIFER WHARTONS BONEGASM Not A Novelty Sunnyside
5 NORAH JONES …Till We Meet Again (Live) Blue Note/Capitol
6 SPIKE WILNER Aliens & Wizards Cellar
7 ROSSANO SPORTIELLO That’s It! Arbors
8 RAHSAAN BARBER Mosaic Jazz Music. City
9 MAKRAM ABOUL HOSN Transmigration Makram Aboul Hosn
10 DR LONNIE SMITH Breathe Blue Note

BLUES (UPDATED MONTHLY)
1 Damon Fowler, Alafia Moon, Landslide
2 Chris Cain, Raisin’ Cain, Alligator
3 Curtis Salgado, Damage Control, Alligator
5 Bob Corritore, Bob Corritore & Friends: Spider In My Stew, VizzTone
6 Steve Cropper, Fire It Up, Provogue
7 Kat Danser, One Eye Open, Black Hen Music
8 AJ Fullerton, The Forgiver and the Runaway, VizzTone
9 Jimmie Bratcher, I’m Hungry – Red-Hot Blues To Inspire Your Appetite, Blind Raccoon
10 Patti Parks, Whole Nother World, VizzTone
11 Tomislav Goluban, Express Connection, Blind Raccoon
12 Ghalia Volt, One Woman Band, Ruf Records
13 The Halley DeVestern Band, Money Ain’t Time (The Halley DeVestern Band Live), Blind Raccoon
14 Dexter Allen, Keep Moving On, Endless Blues Records
15 Tia Carroll, You Gotta Have It, Little Village
16 New Moon Jelly Roll Freedom Rockers, Volume 2, Stony Plain
17 Tokyo Tramps, I’m A Tiger, Vagabond Ent.
18 Joe Lewis Band, Up Next, Blind Raccoon
19 Misty Blues, None More Blue, self-released
20 Black River Delta, Shakin’, Sofaburn
21 Veronica Lewis, You Ain’t Unlucky, Blue Heart Records
22 The Hitman Blues Band, Not My Circus Not My Monkey, Nerus Records
23 Hosty, Which Way to Tulsa, HTM Records
24 Donna Herula, Bang At the Door , Blind Raccoon
25 Gary Moore, How Blue Can You Get, Provogue

POSTED BY:: Erin Wolf

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