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KEXP Adds music charts for 2011
Week: 12/02/2011 - 12/08/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! The Black KeysEl CaminoNonesuch
Buy! The RootsundunDef Jam
Buy! DoomtreeNo KingsDoomtree
Buy! CanyonsKeep Your DreamsModular
Buy! James BlakeLove What Happened HereR&S
Buy! (Various)Bambara Mystic SoulAnalog Africa
Buy! SandriderSandriderGood to Die
Buy! (Various)Bazzerk: African Digital DanceMental Groove
Buy! The WestDon't Make A Soundself-released
Buy! Betty WrightBetty Wright: The MovieS-Curve
Buy! Summer CampWelcome to CondaleMoshi Moshi
Buy! Eligh + Amp LiveTherapy At 3Legendary Music/Live Up
Buy! The Juan MacLeanEverybody Get CloseDFA
Buy! Amy WinehouseLioness: Hidden TreasuresUniversal Republic
Buy! BorisNew AlbumSargent House
Buy! DiveSometimeCaptured Tracks
Buy! Cascadia '10Live EPself-released
Buy! DauwdWhat's There EPPictures Music
Buy! Beats AntiqueElektrafoneAntique


Week: 11/25/2011 - 12/01/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! The Sister Ruby BandIn Cold BloodStarfish
Buy! TomtenWednesday's Childrenself-released
Buy! The WalkaboutsTravels in the DustlandGlitterhouse
Buy! Dreams Feelings 4 Uself-released
Buy! BlouseBlouseCaptured Tracks
Buy! The DBoth Ways Open JawsSix Degrees
Buy! Okkervil RiverGolden Opportunities 2self-released
Buy! The Head and the HeartiTunes SessionSub Pop
Buy! Zun Zun EguiKatangBella Union
Buy! The MagnoliasPop The LockVeto
Buy! 88:88The Greyself-released
Buy! The SpitsThe SpitsIn the Red
Buy! Dude YorkDewarkself-released
Buy! ZombyNothing4AD
Buy! The Soft MoonTotal Decay EPCaptured Tracks
Buy! ANGOAnother City Now EPLucky Me
Buy! Laura VeirsTumble BeeRaven Marching Band
Buy! Wise BloodThese WingsDovecote
Buy! M.E.D.Classic Stones Throw
Buy! Brett NetsonSimple Work For The DeadThe New Black


Week: 11/18/2011 - 11/24/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! WussyStrawberryShake It
Buy! Kate Bush50 Words For SnowAnti-
Buy! Apparat Organ QuintetPolyfoniaCrunchy Frog
Buy! Small BlackMoon Killerself-released
Buy! Escort EscortSilent Voice
Buy! Cloud ControlBliss ReleaseInfectious
Buy! The Duke SpiritBruiserShangri-La
Buy! Linsdsay FullerrYou, AnniversaryATO
Buy! Ghosts I've MetThe Light Operaself-released
Buy! Land of PinesIIIself-released
Buy! DarksideEPClown & Sunset
Buy! Van Dyke ParksArrangements Volume 1Bananastan
Buy! The Bachata LegendsThe Bachata LegendsiASo
Buy! James FerraroFar Side VirtualHippos in Tanks
Buy! Proh MicRhythm For DaysAll Natural Inc.
Buy! Big DealBig Deal EPMute
Buy! George FitzGeraldShackled EPHotflush
Buy! Lazy AnimalsTrouble EPself-released


Week: 11/11/2011 - 11/17/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! Dyme DefYuk the Worldself-released
Buy! Thee Oh SeesCarrion Crawler/The Dream EPIn the Red
Buy! ConsignmentNew Lowggnzla
Buy! Gui BorattoIIIKompakt
Buy! Sea LionsEverything You Wanted To Know About Sea Lions, But Were Afraid To AskSlumberland
Buy! Disco InfernoThe 5 EP'sOne Little Indian
Buy! TW WalshSongs of Pain and LeisureGraveface
Buy! PollensBrighten and Breakself-released
Buy! Todd SykesOut of the Blueself-released
Buy! Two Inch PunchLove You Up EPPMR
Buy! High HighsEPSmall Plates
Buy! Trophy WivesOld ScratchLatest Flame
Buy! GotyeMaking MirrorsEleven
Buy! The Soft White SixtiesThe Soft White SixtiesFilament Group
Buy! QuiltQuiltMexican Summer
Buy! Darkness FallsAlive In UsHFN Music
Buy! Oneohtrix Point NeverReplicaMexican Summer
Buy! Amen DunesThrough Donkey JawSacred Bones
Buy! Steve HauschildtTragedy and GeometryKranky
Buy! Pert Near SandstoneParadise Hopself-released
Buy! DessaCastor, The TwinDoomtree
Buy! Terri TarantulaNight of the Leapestself-released
Buy! Ill CosbyGold EPCar Crash Set
Buy! Jah Youssouf & Bintou CoulibalySababouTall Corn
Buy! PattenGLAQJO XAACSSONo Pain in Pop


Week: 11/04/2011 - 11/10/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! The Beach BoysThe SMiLE SessionsCapitol
Buy! Los Campesinos!Hello SadnessArts & Crafts
Buy! Sigur RosInniXL
Buy! KorallrevenAn Album By KorallrevenAcephale
Buy! Mayer HawthorneHow Do You DoUniversal Republic
Buy! Brief CandlesFractured DaysGuilt Ridden Pop
Buy! Wooden Wand & the Briarwood VirginsBriarwoodFire
Buy! (Various)Recordbreakin' Music 5 Year AnniversaryRecord Breakin' Music
Buy! TychoDiveGhostly International
Buy! Kathleen EdwardsVoyageurZoe
Buy! OddiseeRock Creek ParkMello Music Group
Buy! JusticeAudio, Video, DiscoEd Bangar/Because/Elektra
Buy! Sola RosaGet It TogetherMelting Pot
Buy! The Barr BrothersThe Barr BrothersSecret City
Buy! DRC MusicKinshasa One TwoWarp
Buy! (Various)Generation Bass presents Moombahluv IIGeneration Bass
Buy! TeebsCollections 01Brainfeeder
Buy! (Various)Ball of Wax Volume 26: Harry Smith Anthology TributeBall of Wax
Buy! StarkeyOpen the Pod Bay DoorsNinja Tune
Buy! Jeff The BrotherhoodWhatever I Want/Everything I NeedThird Man
Buy! Trailer Trash TracysYou Wish You Were Red/Engelhardt's ArizonaDomino


Week: 10/28/2011 - 11/04/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! Atlas SoundParallax4AD
Buy! LushlifeNo More Golden Daysself-released
Buy! The Revelations feat. Tre WilliamsConcrete BluesDecision
Buy! KhingzLiberation of the MonsterWandering Worx
Buy! Hypatia LakeOuroborosself-released
Buy! Body LanguageSocial StudiesOm
Buy! Mayer HawthorneHow Do You DoUniversal Republic
Buy! Bleeding Knees ClubVirginityIamsound
Buy! Snorri HelgasonWinter SonKimi
Buy! Roots Manuva4everevolutionBig Dada
Buy! Treefight for SunlightA Collection of Vibrations For Your SkullFriendly Fire
Buy! JokerThe Vision4AD
Buy! Cass McCombsHumor RiskDomino
Buy! TrentemllerReworked/RemixedIn My Room
Buy! Kurt VileSo Outta ReachMatador
Buy! TychoPast + Present: Radio SamplerGhostly International
Buy! (Various)Boddie Recording Company: Cleveland, OhioThe Numero Group
Buy! (Various)Eccentric Soul: The Nickel and Penny LabelsThe Numero Group
Buy! DNTELLife Is Full of Possibilities (Deluxe Edition)Sub Pop
Buy! The Louvin BrothersSatan Is RealLight in the Attic
Buy! Massy FergusonDamaged GoodsSpark & Shine
Buy! Totally Enormous Extinct DinosaursTroublePolydor


Week: 10/21/2011 - 10/27/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! Tom WaitsBad As MeAnti-
Buy! Of Monsters and MenMy Head is an AnimalRecord
Buy! Allen StoneAllen Stoneself-released
Buy! State of the Artist x Ski TeamSlopesMembers Only
Buy! ModeselektorMonkeytownMonkeytown
Buy! Danny BarnesRocketATO
Buy! Ritmo MachineWelcome to the Ritmo MachineNacional
Buy! Alabama ShakesAlabama Shakesself-released
Buy! Captain PlanetCookin' GumboBastard Jazz
Buy! WavvesLife Sux EPGhost Ramp
Buy! Niki & The DoveThe DrummerSub Pop
Buy! El RegoEl RegoDaptone
Buy! Surfer BloodTarot Classics EPKanine
Buy! USFThe Spray Circle into Square/Fake Four Inc.
Buy! Brite FuturesDark PastTurnout
Buy! SpectralsBad PennySlumberland
Buy! Brown BirdSalt for SaltSupply & Demand
Buy! (Soundtrack)DriveLakeshore
Buy! Xeno & OaklanderSets & LightsWeird
Buy! YuckB-SidesFat Possum
Buy! The DecemberistsLong Live the KingCapitol
Buy! Caged AnimalsEat Their OwnLucky Number
Buy! The Pack A.D.UnpersonsMint
Buy! Sandro PerriImpossible SaucesConstellation
Buy! ColdplayMylo XylotoCapitol
Buy! Preef Mischiefself-released
Buy! Tobias LiljaDelirium Portraitsn5MD
Buy! OnraChinoiseries Pt. 2All City
Buy! Das DhoomPoetry of Dhoomself-released
Buy! Hey MarseillesElegyOnto
Buy! Jon McMillionFlier EPNuearth Kitchen
Buy! Dennis CoffeyOuter Galaxies: Dennis Coffey Re-WorkedStrut


Week: 10/14/2011 - 10/20/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! M83Hurry Up, We're DreamingMute
Buy! Bonnie Prince BillyWolfroy Goes To TownDrag City
Buy! Mr. ChopSwitched OnNow-Again
Buy! Strange BoysLive MusicRough Trade
Buy! NoddyMurder! Dance! Kill! self-released
Buy! Particle WavePainting on Shadowsself-released
Buy! Class ActressRapprocherCarpark
Buy! Forest FireStaring at the XFatcat
Buy! PhantogramNightlifeBarsuk
Buy! EmikaEmikaNinja Tune
Buy! Mr. GnomeMadness in MiniatureEl Marko
Buy! Russian CirclesEmprosSargent House
Buy! Seekae+DomeRice Is Nice/PopFrenzy
Buy! Western HauntsUtyaself-released
Buy! The BeetsLet the Poison OutHardly Art
Buy! (Various)Heartbreak presents Moombahsoul, Vol. IIIN/A
Buy! Basement Jaxx vs. Metropole OrkestBasement Jaxx vs. Metropole OrkestAtlantic Jaxx
Buy! DownpilotNew Great LakesTapete
Buy! (Various)Bollywood BloodbathB-Music
Buy! Dkon800 EPTokyo Ghost Island


Week: 10/07/2011 - 10/13/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! Real EstateDaysDomino
Buy! The New DivisionShadowsDivision 87
Buy! Buraka Som SistemaKombaEnchufada
Buy! Deer TickDivine ProvidencePartisan
Buy! BjorkBiophiliaNonesuch
Buy! J. Boogie's Dubtronic ScienceUndercoverOm
Buy! Yuni In TaxcoSlow Charadeself-released
Buy! RustieGlass SwordsWarp
Buy! Dude YorkSatanic Vs.self-released
Buy! Dude YorkGangs of Dude Yorkself-released
Buy! Expensive LooksDark MattersGroup Tightener
Buy! The Cash Box KingsHoller and StompBlind Pig
Buy! ArrangePlantationself-released
Buy! Keep Shelly In AthensOur Own DreamForest Family
Buy! SepalcureSepalcureHotflush
Buy! Boots ElectricHonkey KongDangerbird
Buy! John PrineThe Singing Mailman DeliversOh Boy
Buy! To Destroy A CityTo Destroy A Cityn5MD
Buy! IcebirdThe Abandoned LullabyRJ's Electrical Connections
Buy! Johnny CashBootleg III: Live Around the WorldColumbia/Legacy
Buy! Rudi ZygaldoAchtung!Pictures Music
Buy! The Devil Makes ThreeStomp and SmashMilan
Buy! Prince RamaTrust NowPaw Tracks
Buy! Chris JossNo Play No WorkESL
Buy! PolyrhythmicsLabradorself-released
Buy! Anomie BelleThe Crushself-released
Buy! SabziPartheniaself-released
Buy! vis-à-visObi Agye Me DofoSecret Stash
Buy! The Lijadu SistersDangerKnitting Factory
Buy! Joni HaastrupWake Up Your MindTummy Touch
Buy! MonoMonoGive The Beggar A ChanceTummy Touch
Buy! MonoMonoThe Dawn of AwarenessTummy Touch
Buy! StarfawnEPMoongadget
Buy! SalvaYellobone EPFriends of Friends
Buy! PipsisewahSemi Gloss/Hold OnGrotto
Buy! Spanish For 100Wallace/Wantingself-released
Buy! WD4D & SuttikeereeAfter School EP2Fourthcity


Week: 9/30/2011 - 10/06/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! We Were Promised JetpacksIn the Pit of the StomachFatcat
Buy! FeistMetalsCherrytree/Interscope
Buy! JC Brooks & The Uptown SoundWant MoreBloodshot
Buy! The FieldLooping State of MindKompakt
Buy! Crooked FingersBreaks in the ArmorMerge
Buy! MalajbeLa CaverneMB3
Buy! CasiokidsAabenbaringen over aaskammenPolyvinyl
Buy! Masters of the HemisphereMaybe These Are The BreaksKindercore/Magic Marker
Buy! Emperor XWestern TeleportBar/None
Buy! Open Mike EagleRappers Will Die of Natural CausesHellfyre Club
Buy! (Various)[unclassified]Adult Swim
Buy! Sun WizardPositively 4th AvenueLight Organ
Buy! Dreamers of the GhettoEnemy/LoverTemporary Residence Ltd.
Buy! Gringo StarCount Yer Lucky StarsGigantic
Buy! Joe HenryReverieAnti-
Buy! Merle HaggardWorking In TennesseeVanguard
Buy! (Various)The Lost Notebooks of Hank WilliamsEgyptian/CMF/Columbia
Buy! Giorgio MomurdaMoreself-released
Buy! Pajama ClubPajama ClubLester/Redeye
Buy! SolDear Friends, Vol. IIIself-released
Buy! (Various)Life Is Dance!B-Music
Buy! MartynGhost PeopleBrainfeeder
Buy! Jenni PottsBelongedself-released
Buy! Nappy RiddemOne World SovereigntyFort Knox


Week: 9/23/2011 - 9/29/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! Zola JesusConatusSacred Bones
Buy! Total ControlHenge BeatIron Lung
Buy! High PlacesOriginal ColorsThrill Jockey
Buy! Scott H. BiramBad IngredientsBloodshot
Buy! Kiran AhluwaliaAam Zameen: Common GroundAvokado
Buy! Still CornersCreatures of an HourSub Pop
Buy! Ryan AdamsAshes & FireCapitol
Buy! (Various)Iceland: Fall 2011 CompilationKEXP
Buy! DJ ShadowThe Less You Know, The BetterIsland
Buy! Constant LoversTrue Romanceself-released
Buy! Future IslandsOn the WaterThrill Jockey
Buy! The Peep TempelThe Peep TempelWing Sing
Buy! Carter TantonFree CloudsWestern Vinyl
Buy! The Pica BeatsBetter In Colorself-released
Buy! EvidenceCats & DogsRhymesayers
Buy! TropicsParodia FlarePlanet Mu
Buy! Mike and the CensationsDon't Sell Your SoulUbiquity
Buy! Zed BiasBiasonic Hotsauce: Birth of the NanocloudTru Thoughts
Buy! Talvin Singh & Niladri KumarTogetherWorld Village
Buy! Bonnie 'Prince' BillyQuail & DumplingsDrag City
Buy! ReginaSoita MulleFriendly Fire
Buy! Jupe JupeReduction in Dragself-released
Buy! Boom BipZig ZajLex
Buy! DM-FunKInnaFocusedDaze EPScion A/V


Week: 9/16/2011 - 9/22/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! WilcoThe Whole LovedBpm
Buy! Youth LagoonThe Year of HibernationFat Possum
Buy! CavemanCoCo BewareMagic Man!
Buy! Big TroublesRomantic ComedySlumberland
Buy! Das RacistRelaxGreedhead
Buy! S.C.U.M.Again Into EyesMute
Buy! PallersThe Sea of MemoriesLabrador
Buy! Twin SisterIn HeavenDomino
Buy! ReptarOblangle Fizz Y'allVagrant
Buy! The Cambodian Space Project2011: A Space OdysseyMetal Postcard
Buy! Gem ClubBreakersHardly Art
Buy! Lucas SanttanaSem NostalgiaMais Um Discos
Buy! The Static JacksIf You're YoungFearless
Buy! LadytronGravity the SeducerNettwerk
Buy! ExitmusicFrom SilenceSecretly Canadian
Buy! Los DestellosConstelacionSecret Stash
Buy! Gathered GhostsGathered Ghostsself-released
Buy! Cristina BautistaGold PartsLocal 638
Buy! The GlassesLove Is Queerself-released
Buy! Erik BloodMusic From the Film Center of Gravityself-released
Buy! Miguel MigsOutside the SkylineOm
Buy! RaffertieVisual Acuity EPNinja Tune
Buy! DRC MusicKinshasa One TwoWarp
Buy! Sleep ? Over ForeverHippos In Tanks
Buy! King Midas SoundWithout YouHyperdub
Buy! Shin Joong HyunBeautiful Rivers and MountainsLight in the Attic
Buy! Dreamers of the GhettoEnemy/LoverTemporary Residence Ltd.


Week: 9/09/2011 - 9/15/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! Dum Dum GirlsOnly in DreamsSub Pop
Buy! Neon IndianEra ExtranaMom + Pop
Buy! Laura MarlingA Creature I Don't KnowRibbon
Buy! ApparatThe Devil's WalkMute
Buy! (Various)Rockabilly Ball Bands 2011
Buy! Shimmering StarsViolent HeartsHardly Art
Buy! Big HarpWhite HatSaddle Creek
Buy! Robbers on High StreetHer There Golden HairRocco Grecco
Buy! MegafaunMegafaunHometapes
Buy! KuedoSeverantPlanet Mu
Buy! Nation BeatGrowing StoneBarbes
Buy! Balam AcabWander/WonderTri Angle
Buy! MekonsAncient & ModernBloodshot
Buy! Slow ClubParadiseMoshi Moshi
Buy! AstronautilusThis Is Our ScienceFake Four Inc.
Buy! TammarVisitsSuicide Squeeze
Buy! Mocean WorkerCandygram For Mowo!MOWO!
Buy! TalkdemonicRuinsGlacial Pace
Buy! PJ HarveyiTunes SessionVagrant
Buy! Bio RitmoLa VerdadElectric Cowbell
Buy! ScubaAdrenalin EPHotflush
Buy! Friska ViljorThe Beginning of the Beginning of the EndCrying Bob
Buy! Shelby LynneRevelation RoadEverso
Buy! Loney DearHall MusicPolyvinyl
Buy! Pony TimePony TimePer Se
Buy! Low Cut ConnieGet Out the Lotionself-released
Buy! DJAOWuhn EPDropping Gems
Buy! Eastern GripRocktirs Sans Frontirsself-released
Buy! Omar SouleymanHaflat Gharbia: The Western ConcertsSublime Frequencies
Buy! GangliansStill LivingLefse
Buy! MemoryhouseThe Years EPSub Pop


Week: 9/02/2011 - 9/08/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! Girls Father, Son, Holy Ghost4AD
Buy! St. VincentStrange MercyHysterical
Buy! Wild FlagWild FlagMerge
Buy! Lydia LovelessIndestructible MachineBloodshot
Buy! WATERSOut In the Lighttbd
Buy! Veronica FallsVeronica FallsSlumberland
Buy! Nikki LaneWalk of ShameIAMSOUND
Buy! CHLLNGRHavenGreen Owl
Buy! GrouploveNever Trust A Happy SongCanvasback/Atlantic
Buy! Mates of StateMountaintopsBarsuk
Buy! CataldoPrison BoxingRed Pepper
Buy! Jens LekmanAn Argument With MyselfSecretly Canadian
Buy! ThundercatThe Golden Age of ApocalypseBrainfeeder
Buy! WeekendRedSlumberland
Buy! Charles Larson Adventures Down AvenuesDon't Be A Lout
Buy! Erkin KorayMehul: Singles & RaritiesSublime Frequencies
Buy! (Various)Surreal EstateFrite Nite
Buy! WelderFlorescenceAncestor
Buy! NighTrainDerailedself-released


Week: 8/26/2011 - 9/01/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! The DrumsPortamentoFrenchkiss
Buy! Katie KateFlatlandOut For Stardom
Buy! MilagresGlowing MouthKill Rock Stars
Buy! Beta HectorSunbeam InsulinTru Thoughts
Buy! Dan ManganOh FortuneArts & Crafts
Buy! The RaptureIn the Grace of Your LoveDFA/Modular
Buy! Toro Y MoiFreaking OutCarpark
Buy! Luck-OneKing of the Northwestself-released
Buy! NursesDraculaDead Oceans
Buy! The GourdsOld Mad JoyVanguard
Buy! Butch Walker and the Black WidowsThe SpadeDangerbird
Buy! Caged AnimalsTeflon Heart EPLucky Number
Buy! Toddla TWatch Me DanceNinja Tune
Buy! The Horrible CrowesElsieSide One Dummy
Buy! Roberts & LordEponymousAsthmatic Kitty
Buy! MogwaiEarth Division EPSub Pop
Buy! Free the RobotsThe Mind's EyeAlpha Pup
Buy! Dalot Minutestaticn5MD
Buy! BassnectarDivergent SpectrumAmorphous
Buy! Albert SwarmHeldCeremony
Buy! Blasted CanyonsBlasted CanyonsCastleface
Buy! D. GookinSpiral StyleMoodgadget
Buy! Carrie Clark and the Lonesome LoversBetween the Bed Sheets & Turpentine Red Bug
Buy! Eugene Wendell & the Demon RindMeet Me in the Garden and We'll See What Happensself-released


Week: 8/19/2011 - 8/25/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! BeirutThe Rip Tide Pompeii
Buy! Blitzen TrapperAmerican GoldwingSub Pop
Buy! WidowspeakWidowspeakCaptured Tracks
Buy! Bryan John ApplebyFire on the Vineself-released
Buy! Canon BlueRumspringaTemporary Residence Ltd.
Buy! Jacuzzi BoysGlazin'Hardly Art
Buy! Nick LoweThe Old MagicYep Roc
Buy! Stephen MerrittObscuritiesMerge
Buy! Ry CooderPull Up Some Dust and Sit DownNonesuch
Buy! Julia Massey & the Five Finger DiscountIs There Room For Me?self-released
Buy! Blood OrangeCoastal GroovesDomino
Buy! Charles "Packy" AxtonLate Late Party 1965-1967Light in the Attic
Buy! Jim FordHarlan CountyLight in the Attic
Buy! 10 Ft. Ganja PlantShake Up the PlaceROIR
Buy! Robert Earl KeenReady For ConfettiLost Highway
Buy! Glen CampbellGhost On the CanvasSurfdog
Buy! BrailleA Meaning EPHotflush
Buy! Trip Like AnimalsThe Sun of Endless Springself-released
Buy! Cloud SeedingInk Jar/UnquestioningBleek
Buy! KronstudiosThe Soundtrack to Lifeself-released
Buy! Lanie LaneAin't Hungry/My ManThird Man


Week: 8/12/2011 - 8/18/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! (Various)Live at KEXP Volume SevenKEXP
Buy! Case StudiesThe World Is Just a Shape to Fill the NightSacred Bones
Buy! I Break HorsesHeartsI Kill Love/Co-Op/Downtown
Buy! Stephen Malkmus and the JicksMirror TrafficMatador
Buy! The WeekndThursdayself-released
Buy! TinariwenTassiliAnti-
Buy! Chrome SparksMy <3self-released
Buy! Blind PilotWe Are the TideATO
Buy! Cymbals Eat GuitarsLenses AlienBarsuk
Buy! (Various)Moombahsoul, Vol. 2n/a
Buy! Tom VekLeisure SeizureCo-Op/Island
Buy! (Various)Label Love Vol. 3n/a
Buy! NewVillagerNewVillagerIamsound
Buy! Paul BurchWords of Love: Songs of Buddy Hollyself-released
Buy! (Various)Norman Jay MBE presents Good Times (30th Anniversary Edition)Strut
Buy! Gary Clark Jr. The Bright Lights EPWarner Bros.
Buy! Sunday ValleyTo the Wind and On to Heavenself-released
Buy! HTRKWork (work, work)Ghostly International
Buy! SiskiyouKeep Away the DeadConstellation
Buy! Bonnie "Prince" Billy & the Phantom Family HaloThe MindeaterKnitting Factory


Week: 8/05/2011 - 8/09/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! The PhysicsLove Is a Businessself-released
Buy! The StepkidsThe StepkidsStones Throw
Buy! Male BondingEndless NowSub Pop
Buy! Gold LeavesThe OrnamentHardly Art
Buy! The Jim Jones RevueBurning Your House DownPunk Rock Blues
Buy! Cut Off Your HandsHollowFrenchkiss
Buy! Jose CondeJose CondePipiki
Buy! Pepper RabbitRed Velvet Snow BallKanine
Buy! Milk MaidYuccaFatcat
Buy! Mason JenningsMinnesotaStats and Brackets
Buy! (Various)The Audio Refuge CompilationStronghold Sound
Buy! GoogoshGoogoshB-Music
Buy! Collections of Colonies of BeesGivingHometapes
Buy! Trombone ShortyFor True Verve Forecast
Buy! Canon BlueRumspringaTemporary Residence Ltd.
Buy! StagDon't Lead With Your Heart/Ides of Marchself-released
Buy! Fan FictionThe Redbirds EPself-released


Week: 7/29/2011 - 8/04/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! Wooden ShjipsWestThrill Jockey
Buy! Mariachi El BronxIIATO
Buy! We Are AugustinesRise Ye Sunken ShipsTurnout/Oxcart
Buy! AM & Shawn LeeCelestial ElectricESL
Buy! Little GoldWeird FreedomLoud Baby
Buy! Portugal. The ManIn the Mountain In the CloudAtlantic
Buy! DomFamily of Love EPAstralwerks
Buy! FlexionsGolden FjordCairo
Buy! How To Dress WellJust Once EPLove Letters Ink
Buy! Autre Ne VeutBody EPOlde English Spelling Bee
Buy! SerengetiFamily & FriendsAnticon
Buy! MetronomyThe English RivieraBecause/Big Beat/Atlantic
Buy! John DoeKeeperYep Roc
Buy! VondelparkNYC Stuff and NYC Bags EPR & S
Buy! Greg GaringGreg GaringL.E.S.
Buy! Hudson MohawkeSatin Panthers EPWarp
Buy! MarizaFado TradicionalFour Quarters
Buy! The Wronglers with Jimmie Dale GilmoreHeirloom MusicNeanerthal
Buy! TV GirlBenny and the Jettsself-released
Buy! Bottle RocketsNot So LoudBloodshot
Buy! Black MilkBrain/Royal MegaThird Man


Week: 7/22/2011 - 7/28/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! The HorrorsSkyingXL
Buy! Fool's GoldLeave No TraceIamsound
Buy! The FeaturesWildernessSerpents and Snakes
Buy! The War On DrugsSlave AmbientSecretly Canadian
Buy! The JayhawksMockingbird TimeRounder
Buy! Army NavyThe Last Placeself-released
Buy! Wugazi13 ChambersDoomtree
Buy! The DecemberistsAn iTunes SessioniTunes
Buy! NodzzzInningsWoodsist
Buy! Mister HeavenlyOut of LoveSub Pop
Buy! Baba MaraireWona Baba Maraireself-released
Buy! Shenandoah DavisThe Company We Keepself-released
Buy! Brown BirdThe Sound of GhostsSupply & Demand
Buy! Mathieu SantosMassachussetts 2010Barsuk
Buy! Fatoumata DiawaraFatouWorld Circuit
Buy! Operation IDLegsTables & Chairs
Buy! Arnold McCullerSoon As I Get PaidWhat's Good
Buy! MuhsinahGone EPself-released
Buy! OC NotesSecret Societyself-released
Buy! ExploneYou Were Goodself-released


Week: 7/15/2011 - 7/21/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! Smoove & TurrellEccentric AudioJalapeno
Buy! Screaming TreesLast Words: The Final RecordingsSunyata
Buy! Active ChildYou Are All I SeeVagrant
Buy! The EttesWicked WillKrian
Buy! Ursula 1000Mondo BeyondoESL
Buy! Strong KillingsStrong KillingsDon't Stop Believin'
Buy! DJ RaffLatino & ProudNacional
Buy! Is TropicalNative ToKitsune/Downtown/Cooperative
Buy! Witch Gardens"Alice, Agatha, Branch & Christ"self-released
Buy! Imelda MayMayhemDecca
Buy! They Might Be GiantsJoin UsIdlewild/Rounder
Buy! PlaydoughHotdogginWriter Dye
Buy! (Various)Songs About Books: Ball of Wax 25 Summer 2011Ball of Wax
Buy! The First Times There's Magic Under Our Umbrellaself-released
Buy! (Various)Brownswood Electric 2Brownswood Recordings
Buy! ImplodesBlack EarthKranky
Buy! The Glitch MobWe Can Make the World Stop EPGlass Air
Buy! ShapreceScatterbrainThe Battlefield
Buy! Clams CasinoRainforest EPTri Angle
Buy! IlaiyaraajaSolla SollaB-Music
Buy! Sage RedmanDramaticsself-released
Buy! Quantic and his Combo BarbaroCaliventura Remix EPTru Thoughts
Buy! MoonfaceOrgan Music Not Vibraphone Like I'd HopedJagjaguwar
Buy! PotatoFingerThe Arrival EPFlak
Buy! Kasey ChambersLittle BirdSugar Hill
Buy! Animal FarmCulture ShockFocused Noise
Buy! The Pimps of JoytimeJanxta Funk!Wonderwheel
Buy! Theophilus LondonTimez Are Weird These DaysReprise/Warner Bros.
Buy! The Sky DropsMaking MountainsCustom Made
Buy! Twin SisterBad Street EPDomino


Week: 7/08/2011 - 7/14/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! Little DragonRitual UnionPeacefrog
Buy! PictureplaneThee PhysicalLovepump United
Buy! Brilliant ColorsAgain and AgainSlumberland
Buy! Wiley100% PublishingBig Dada
Buy! Katy BOn A MissionColumbia
Buy! Richard BucknerOur BloodMerge
Buy! Metal ChocolatesMetal Chocolatesself-released
Buy! Fruit BatsTripperSub Pop
Buy! ZombyDedication4AD
Buy! Ty SegallGoodbye BreadDrag City
Buy! SebastiAnTotalEd Banger/Because Music/Big Beat
Buy! Bodies of WaterTwist AgainThousand Tongues
Buy! SHIMMedicine Showself-released
Buy! (Various)PDX Pop Now! 2011PDX Pop Now!
Buy! Sad FaceGosh Darn!self-released
Buy! Fountains of WayneSky Full of HolesYep Roc
Buy! ShlohmoBad VibesFriends of Friends
Buy! Daydream VacationThat Girl Don't Sleep/Silent Placesself-released
Buy! Elite GymnasticsRuin 1 / Ruin 2Psychedelic Surf Club
Buy! Pokey LaFarge and the South City ThreeMiddle of EverywhereFree Dirt
Buy! Brian Eno with Rick HollandDrums Between the BellsWarp
Buy! Special ExplosionA Smaller Medemo
Buy! Dex Romweber DuoIs That You In The Blue?Bloodshot


Week: 7/01/2011 - 7/07/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! Jesse Sykes & the Sweet HereafterMarble SonStation Grey
Buy! The Fascination MovementIntentMonastery
Buy! Sons & DaughtersMirror MirrorDomino
Buy! AraabMuzikElectronic DreamDuke
Buy! Team MeEPPropeller
Buy! AliasFever DreamAnticon
Buy! The Deer TracksThe Archer Trilogy Pt. 2The Control Group
Buy! (Various)Made in Iceland IVIceland Music Export
Buy! Com TruiseGalactic MeltGhostly International
Buy! (Various)Nickodemus presents Turntables on the Hudson Vol. 8: Reflecting CieloWonderwheel
Buy! PickwickMythsself-released
Buy! The NaturebotHello World!Pleasure Boat
Buy! LDFDOuttacontrol EPMagical Properties
Buy! Bryn ThomasFeel for Bumps EPCut
Buy! Tiger & WoodsThrough the GreenRunning Back
Buy! San CiscoGolden Revolverself-released


Week: 6/24/2011 - 6/30/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! SBTRKTSBTRKTYoung Turks
Buy! Memory TapesPlayer PianoCarpark
Buy! Pure XPleasureAcephale
Buy! Soft MetalsSoft MetalsCaptured Tracks
Buy! The Demon BeatBullshit WalksBig Bullet
Buy! Holy OtherWith U EPTri Angle
Buy! YachtShangri-LaDFA
Buy! Nazca LinesHyperventilationStressed Sumo
Buy! SlimeIncreasesTough Love
Buy! Other LivesTamer Animalstbd
Buy! Thee Oh SeesCastlemaniaIn the Red
Buy! PsychobuildingsEPAll Hands Electric
Buy! Seven SaturdaysSecret Thingsself-released
Buy! Blanck MassBlanck MassRock Action
Buy! (Various)Cut, Volume 1Cut
Buy! Black StaxTalking Buildingsself-released


Week: 6/17/2011 - 6/23/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! IceageNew Brigade What's Your Rupture?
Buy! Gillian WelchThe Harrow & the HarvestAcony
Buy! Washed OutWithin and WithoutSub Pop
Buy! Jolie Holland & The Grand ChandeliersPint of BloodAnti-
Buy! Chad ValleyEquatorial UltravoxCascine
Buy! Eleanor FriedbergerLast SummerMerge
Buy! Unknown Mortal OrchestraUnknown Mortal OrchestraFat Possum
Buy! William Elliott WhitmoreField SongsAnti-
Buy! GrievesTogether/ApartRhymesayers
Buy! FM BelfastDon't Want To SleepMorr
Buy! Thievery CorporationCulture of FearESL
Buy! Nikki LaneGone, Gone, Gone EP IAMSOUND
Buy! Cuckoo ChaosWomanLefse
Buy! SeacatsMetal Musicself-released
Buy! White OrangeWhite OrangeMade In China
Buy! (Various)Sub Pop Terminal Sales Vol. 4Sub Pop
Buy! Data RomanceEPself-released
Buy! Tabou ComboRespectSecret Stash
Buy! Pure XYou're In It NowAcephale
Buy! Tim Easton and the Freelan BaronsBeat the BandCampfire Propoganda
Buy! Rocket EmpireSee Me Speak In ColorOm


Week: 6/03/2011 - 6/09/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! Handsome FursSound KapitalSup Pop
Buy! Da CruzSistema SubeversivaSix Degrees
Buy! Marissa NadlerMarissa MadlerBox of Decar
Buy! JEFF the BrotherhoodWe Are the ChampionsInfinity Cat
Buy! WoodsSun and ShadeWoodsist
Buy! The Ladybug TransistorClutching StemsMerge
Buy! Marianne FaithfullHorses and High HeelsNave
Buy! The Loose SaluteGetting Over Being UnderGraveface
Buy! Eilen JewellQueen of the Minor KeySignature Sounds
Buy! BalkansBalkansDouble Platinum
Buy! Frank TurnerEngland Keep My BonesEpitaph
Buy! Neil Young International HarvestersA TreasureReprise
Buy! Best CoastiTunes SessioniTunes
Buy! Jamie XXFar Nearer/Beat ForNumbers
Buy! PollensPollensself-released
Buy! Cheikh LoJammWorld
Buy! Star Anna & the Laughing DogsAlone In This TogetherLocal 638
Buy! Ikebe ShakedownIkebe ShakedownUbiquity
Buy! Robert PollardLord of the BirdcageGuided By Voices Inc.
Buy! Son LuxWe Are RisingAnticon
Buy! Centro-MaticCandidate WaltzUndertow
Buy! Shannon and the ClamsSleep Talk1-2-3-4 Go!
Buy! BathsPop Music/False B-Sides Anticon
Buy! Seasick SteveWrite Me A Few LinesThird Man
Buy! Eddie VedderUkelele SongsMonkeywrench
Buy! TelepatheThrow Away ThisWhite Iris


Week: 5/27/2011 - 6/02/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! Fucked UpDavid Comes To LifeMatador
Buy! CultsCultsItno/Columbia
Buy! Junior BoysIt's All TrueDomino
Buy! Death Cab For CutieCodes and KeysAtlantic
Buy! BattlesGloss DropWarp
Buy! Old 97'sThe Grand Theatre Volume TwoNew West
Buy! Arctic MonkeysSuck It and SeeDomino
Buy! Viva VoceThe Future Will Destroy YouVanguard
Buy! Seun Anikulapo Kuti & Egypt 80From Africa With Fure: RiseKF
Buy! Joseph ArthurThe Graduation CeremonyLonely Astronaut
Buy! SamiyamSam Baker's AlbumBrainfeeder
Buy! Big Spider's BackMemory ManCircle Into Square
Buy! V/AOur Lives Are Shaped By What We Love: Motown's Mowest Story 1971-1973Light In the Attic
Buy! Boris Attention Please/Heavy RocksSargent House
Buy! Matthew Shipp, Beans, William Parker and HprizmKnives From HeavenThirsty Ear
Buy! Hercules and Love AffairBlue SongsMoshi Moshi
Buy! White HillsH-p1Thrill Jockey
Buy! RubblebucketOmega La LaSin Dada
Buy! Ford & LopatinChannel PressureSoftware/Mexican Summer
Buy! ThousandsThe Sound of EverythingBella Union
Buy! RobFunky Rob WayAnalog Africa
Buy! Orchestre Poly-RythmoThe 1st AlbumAnalog Africa
Buy! DJ CosmTime and SpaceMakebelieve
Buy! Zach ChristLucky Pork/Far East SideMoodgadget
Buy! Boom Clap BachelorsMellem Dine LberPlug Research


Week: 5/20/2011 - 5/26/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! (Various) Oi! A Nova Musica Brasileira!Mais Um Discos
Buy! Black LipsArabia MountainVice
Buy! 13 & GodOwn Your Ghostanticon
Buy! The RosebudsLoud Planes Fly LowMerge
Buy! Prommer + BarckAlex and the GrizzlyDerwin
Buy! The Devil WhaleTeethself-released
Buy! The WeekndHouse of Balloonsself-released
Buy! The CoathangersLarceny & Old LaceSuicide Squeeze
Buy! Vampire WeekendiTunes SessionXL
Buy! The Fresh & OnlysSecret Walls EPSacred Bones
Buy! Hail Mary Mallon"Are You Gonna Eat That?"Rhymesayers
Buy! Slam DunkThe Shiversself-released
Buy! The Wooden BirdsTwo MatchsticksBarsuk
Buy! Jessica 6See the LightPeacefrog
Buy! BeadsThin Airself-released
Buy! (Various) Rave On Buddy HollyFantasy
Buy! The David Mayfield ParadeThe David Mayfield Parade9th Grade
Buy! Steve CropperDedicated429
Buy! Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. It's A Corporate WorldWarner Bros
Buy! HyetalBroadcastBlack Acre
Buy! The MenLeave HomeSacred Bones
Buy! VetiverThe Errant CharmSub Pop
Buy! The Wilderness of ManitobaWhen You Left the FiretinyOGRE
Buy! Ear PwrEar PwrCarpark
Buy! The VaccinesWhat Did You Expect From The Vaccines?Columbia
Buy! (Various) 101 Things To Do In BongoliaElectric Cowbell
Buy! Valentin Stip Anytime Will Do EPClown and Sunset


Week: 5/13/2011 - 5/19/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! Friendly FiresPalaXL
Buy! SeaponyGo With MeHardly Art
Buy! Thurston MooreDemolished ThoughtsMatador
Buy! Grand HallwayWinter CreaturesSelf-released
Buy! Foster the PeopleTorchesStartime/Columbia
Buy! SMODSMODNacional
Buy! Art BrutBrilliant! Tragic!Cooking Vinyl
Buy! Let's WrestleNursing HomeMerge
Buy! GenerationalsActor-CasterPark the Van
Buy! BurialStreet Halo EPHyperdub
Buy! Mayer HawthorneImpressions: The Covers EPStones Throw
Buy! We Are AugustinesWe Are AugustinesSelf-released
Buy! The Funk ArkFrom the RooftopsESL
Buy! SuttikeereeNostalgia EPFourthcity
Buy! Vieux Farka ToureThe SecretSix Degrees
Buy! Ocote Soul SoundsTaurusESL
Buy! Caitlin ParkWarriors With Wild Hearts EPBroken Stone
Buy! Jesse Lege, Joel Savoy and the Cajun Country RevivalThe Right CombinationValcour
Buy! (Various)The Rhythms of Black PeruSecret Stash
Buy! Amon TobinISAMNinja Tune
Buy! Sondre LercheSondre LercheMona
Buy! The RiffbrokersEvery Pilot's Blinded By the SunUnsmashable
Buy! John TalabotFamilies EPYoung Turks
Buy! The Black SwansDon't Blame the StarsMisra
Buy! King Creosote & Jon HopkinsDiamond MineDomino
Buy! John MausBelieverDomino


Week: 5/06/2011 - 5/12/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! Wild BeastsSmotherDomino
Buy! My Morning JacketCircuitalATO
Buy! Gold-BearsAre You Falling In Love?Slumberland
Buy! The Bo-KeysGot To Get Back!Electraphonic
Buy! MobyDestroyedLittle Idiot/Mute
Buy! Kid SmplGhostsuit EPCar Crash Set
Buy! No SurrenderMedicine BabiesZer0Killed
Buy! CeremonyNot Tonight EPCustom Made
Buy! The Very BestSuper Mom MixtapeSelf-released
Buy! Ravenna WoodsValley of the Headless MenSelf-released
Buy! (Various)Fania Records 1964-1980: The Original Sound of New YorkStrut
Buy! Dirty GoldRoarAutumn Tone
Buy! Chris Thile & Michael DavesSleep With One Eye OpenNonesuch
Buy! Sorry BambaVolume One 1970-1979Thrill Jockey
Buy! Africa Hitech 93 Million MilesWarp
Buy! RL GrimeClipz EPSelf-released
Buy! City CenterRedeemerK
Buy! (Various)An Alternate History of Popular HistoryThe Numero Group
Buy! Father's ChildrenWho's Gonna Save the WorldThe Numero Group
Buy! The Death SetMichel PoiccardCounter
Buy! M A N I KArmies of the NightOvum
Buy! Here We Go MagicThe January EPSecretly Canadian
Buy! JackrabbitJackrabbit EPSelf-released
Buy! Foo FightersWasting LightRCA
Buy! The Jolly BoysGreat ExpectationGeejam/eOne
Buy! Amor de DiasStreet of the Love of DaysMerge
Buy! TOKiMONSTACreature Dreams EPBrainfeeder
Buy! Freddie Cruger and Anthony Mills are WildcookieCookie DoughTru Thoughts
Buy! Matt Pond PASpring FoolsAltitude


Week: 4/29/2011 - 5/05/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! David BazanStrange NegotiationsBarsuk
Buy! Beastie BoysHot Sauce Committee Part TwoCapitol
Buy! Gang Gang DanceEye Contact4AD
Buy! Booker T. JonesThe Road From MemphisAnti-
Buy! AustraFeel It BreakDomino
Buy! Danger Mouse & Daniele LuppiRomeCapitol
Buy! The AntlersBurst ApartFrenchkiss
Buy! Raphael SaadiqStone Rollin'Columbia
Buy! Man ManLife FantasticAnti-
Buy! DELSGOBBig Dada
Buy! Susana BacaAfrodiasporaLuaka Bop
Buy! Dag For DagBooCeremony
Buy! John Paul KeithThe Man That Time ForgotBig Lega Mess/Fat Possum
Buy! Young Montana?LimerenceAlpha Pup
Buy! Painted PalmsCanopy EPSecretly Canadian
Buy! StagPaper Crown EPRock & Roll Circus
Buy! FuturebirdsVia FlaminaSelf-released
Buy! Loga Ramin TorkianMehraabTerrestrial Lane
Buy! SloanThe Double CrossYep Roc
Buy! Del the Funky HomosapienGolden Erathe council
Buy! (Various)Those Shocking, Shaking DaysNow-Again/Stones Throw
Buy! Paper PilotsGold Leader EPSelf-released
Buy! Echo TonguesEcho Tongues EPSelf-released
Buy! DreisskThe Findingn5MD
Buy! Kids On A Crime SpreeWe Love You So BadSlumberland
Buy! Times New VikingDancer Equired!Merge
Buy! BlueprintAdventures in Counter-CultureRhymesayers
Buy! MountainsAir MuseumThrill Jockey


Week: 4/22/2011 - 4/28/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! Point Juncture, WAHandsome OrdersMt Fuji
Buy! Okkervil RiverI Am Very FarJagjaguwar
Buy! SportsSportsCrash Symbols
Buy! Holy Ghost!Holy Ghost!DFA
Buy! Johan Agebjorn and FriendsCasablanca NightsPaper Bag
Buy! The Sea and CakeThe Moonlight ButterflyThrill Jockey
Buy! GalacticThe Other Side of Midnight: Live in New OrleansAnti-
Buy! David Kilgour and The Heavy EightsLeft By SoftMerge
Buy! EMAPast Life Martyred SaintsCity Slang
Buy! Chrissy MurderbotWomen's StudiesPlanet Mu
Buy! Love InksE.S.P.City Slang
Buy! The ElectedBury Me In My RingsVagrant
Buy! Kraak & SmaakElectric HustleJalapeno
Buy! An HorseWallsMom+Pop
Buy! (Various)Daptone Singles Spring/Summer 2011Daptone
Buy! The SandwitchesMrs. Jones' CookiesEmpty Cellar
Buy! Chad VanGaalenDiaper IslandSub Pop
Buy! Mexicans With GunsCeremonyInnovative Leisure/Friends of Friends
Buy! FidlarDIYDUIWhite Iris
Buy! JonwayneBowserAlpha Pup
Buy! Prefuse 73The Only She ChaptersWarp
Buy! JookaboxThe Eyes of the FlyAsthmatic Kitty
Buy! Of Montreal Thecontrollersphere Polyvinyl


Week: 4/15/2011 - 4/21/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! Dennis CoffeyDennis CoffeyStrut
Buy! Girls NameDead to MeSlumberland
Buy! Hooray For EarthTrue LovesDovecote
Buy! Blue Sky Black DeathNoirFake Four Inc.
Buy! The GlobesFuture Self Barsuk
Buy! Virgin IslandsErnie Chambers v. GodThe Control Group
Buy! Title TracksIn BlankErnest Jenning Record Co.
Buy! Red FangMurder the MountainsRelapse
Buy! The Good Sin x 10.4 RogLateSelf-released
Buy! AntietamTenth LifeCarrot Top
Buy! The One AM RadioHeaven Is Attached By A Slender ThreadDangerbird
Buy! Little ScreamThe Golden RecordSecretly Canadian
Buy! Toy Selectah Mex MachineMad Decent
Buy! Grimes & d'EonDarkbloomHippos in Tanks/Arbutus
Buy! The DonkeysBorn With StripesDead Oceans
Buy! (Various)No NorthwestCar Crash Set
Buy! Curtains For YouAfter Nights Without SleepSpark & Shine
Buy! Explosions in the SkyTake Care, Take Care, Take CareTemporary Residence Ltd.
Buy! Cass McCombsWit's EndDomino
Buy! HauschkaSalon Des AmateursFatcat/130701
Buy! Garage a TroisAlways Be Happy, But Stay EvilRoyal Potato Family
Buy! DaedelusBespokeNinja Tune
Buy! AtmosphereThe Family SignRhymesayers
Buy! Viper Creek ClubViperLustSelf-released
Buy! Smokey BrightsCan't Rightly SaySelf-released
Buy! (Various)Persian FunkSecret Stash
Buy! African Head ChargeVoodoo of the GodsentOn-U Sound
Buy! Broken BellsMeyrin Fields EPColumbia
Buy! UNKLEOnly the Lonely EPSurrender All


Week: 4/08/2011 - 4/11/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! Fleet FoxesHelplessness BluesSub Pop
Buy! Bill CallahanApocalypseDrag City
Buy! tUnE-yArDsW H O K I L L4AD
Buy! Panda BearTomboyPaw Tracks
Buy! HelluvastateAdventures in a HelluvastateMembers Only
Buy! Gruff RhysHotel ShampooWichita
Buy! I'm From BarcelonaForever TodayMute
Buy! Howe Gelb and A Band of GypsiesAlegriasFire
Buy! Adebisi ShankThis is the Second Album of a Band Called Adebisi ShankSargent House
Buy! The EchocentricsSunshadowsUbiquity
Buy! Hi-Life SoundsystemDeath of the PartyMembers Only
Buy! James PantsJames PantsStones Throw
Buy! GorillazThe FallVirgin
Buy! Mr. PauerSoundtrackSelf-released
Buy! ErrorsCome Down With MeRock Action
Buy! Chris BathgateSalt YearQuite Scientific
Buy! State of the ArtistAltered StateMembers Only
Buy! A LullConfettiMush
Buy! Wagon ChristToomorrowNinja Tune
Buy! SunolLay in the LightSelf-released
Buy! Pantha du PrinceXI Versions of Black NoiseRough Trade
Buy! LAKEGiving & ReceivingK
Buy! Anomie BelleHow Can I Be Sure EPSelf-released
Buy! Co. feeEasy ListeningMy Hollow Drum


Week: 4/01/2011 - 4/07/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! TV On the RadioNine Types of LightInterscope
Buy! My GoodnessMy GoodnessSarathan
Buy! Cute LepersAdventure Time1-2-3-4 Go!
Buy! Moon DuoMazesSacred Bones
Buy! Police TeethAwesomer Than the DevilLatest Flame
Buy! Orchestre Poly-RythmoCotonou ClubStrut
Buy! The FeeliesHere BeforeBar/None
Buy! BibioMind BokehWarp
Buy! MazesA Thousand HeysFatcat
Buy! Hounds of the Wild HuntHounds of the Wild HuntMt. Fuji
Buy! Rebirth Brass BandRebirth of New OrleansBasin Street
Buy! (Various)Portable Shrines present Magic Sound Theatre Vol. 1Translinguistic Other
Buy! ZoobombsLa Vie En JuponMB3
Buy! CoulterGrip FastCoulter Club
Buy! Hard MixDefaultsDovecote
Buy! Bass Drum of DeathGB CityFat Possum
Buy! Mo KoloursEP1: Drum TalkingOne Handed Music
Buy! BombinoAgadezCumbancha
Buy! Matthew DearSlowdance EPGhostly International
Buy! Gold PandaCompanionGhostly International
Buy! KORTInvariable HeartacheCity Slang
Buy! Nat BaldwinPeople ChangesWestern Vinyl
Buy! SlugabedMoonbeam Rider EPNinja Tune
Buy! Art DepartmentThe Drawing BoardCrosstown Rebels
Buy! Maceo PlexLife IndexCrosstown Rebels
Buy! Oh LandOh LandEpic
Buy! Gabriel Teodros & DJ Ian HeadThe Lentil Soup EPSelf-released
Buy! Fly Moon RoyaltyFly Moon RoyaltySportn' Life
Buy! Slow SkateCount the Days With MeSelf-released


Week: 3/25/2011 - 3/31/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! The KillsBlood PressuresDomino
Buy! Craft SpellsIdle LaborCaptured Tracks
Buy! Vivian GirlsShare the JoyPolyvinyl
Buy! Cold CaveCherish the Light YearsMatador
Buy! Thao & MirahThao & MirahKill Rock Stars
Buy! Crystal StiltsIn Love With OblivionSlumberland
Buy! Alela DianeAlela Diane & Wild DivineRough Trade
Buy! JonnyJonnyMerge
Buy! HelvetiaOn the LamThe Static Cult
Buy! Charles Leo Gebhardt IVBeing Againggnzla
Buy! Femi KutiAfrica for AfricaKnitting Factory
Buy! Buffalo Death BeamSalvation for Ordinary PeopleSelf-released
Buy! Blood Orange ParadiseBlood Orange Paradisedemo


Week: 3/18/2011 - 3/24/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! LowC'monSub Pop
Buy! Peter Bjorn and JohnGimme SomeStarTime
Buy! Plan BThe Defamation of Strickland Banks679/Atlantic
Buy! Zoe Muth and the Lost High RollersStarlight HotelSignature Sounds
Buy! PonytailDo Whatever You Want All the TimeWe Are Free
Buy! AtropolisAtropolisDutty Artz
Buy! Beach FossilsWhat A PleasureCaptured Tracks
Buy! (Various)HeartbeatsHeartbeats
Buy! GrynchTimeless EPSelf-released
Buy! FantasmaFantasma CityFireAnt
Buy! D. Charles Speer & the HelixLeaving the CommonwealthThrill Jockey
Buy! The StrokesAnglesRCA
Buy! The Morning BendersJapan Echo EPSelf-released
Buy! Timber TimbreCreep On Creepin' OnArts & Crafts
Buy! (Various)Gem DropsDropping Gems
Buy! Blind Boys of AlabamaTake the High RoadSaguaro Road
Buy! All Tiny CreaturesHarborsHometapes
Buy! StatelessMatildaNinja Tune
Buy! Hunx and his PunxToo Young To Be In LoveHardly Art
Buy! Tony CastlesNo Service Famous Class
Buy! The Crying ShameOld DisguiseSelf-released


Week: 3/11/2011 - 3/17/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! The Pains of Being Pure at HeartBelongSlumberland
Buy! Acid House KingsMusic Sounds Better With YouLabrador
Buy! Jason Isbell and the 400 UnitHere We RestLightning Rod
Buy! Ha Ha TonkaDeath of a DecadeBloodshot
Buy! The Joy FormidableThe Big RoarCanvasback/Atlantic
Buy! (Various)We Love This Comp Volume OneBurning Building
Buy! The New DivisionThe Rookie EPSelf-released
Buy! Bing Ji LingShadow to ShineTummy Touch
Buy! EgyptrixxBible EyesNight Slugs
Buy! Those DarlinsScrews Get LooseOh Wow Dang
Buy! (Various)Back and 4thHotflush
Buy! ObitsMoody, Standard and PoorSub Pop
Buy! Steve EarleI'll Never Get Out Of This World AliveNew West
Buy! Baltic CousinsFor the Hell of UsSelf-released
Buy! The Night BeatsH-Bomb EPTrouble In Mind
Buy! GroundislavaGroundislavaFriends of Friends
Buy! Sin FangSummer EchoesMorr Music
Buy! Jonny BurkeDistance and FortuneSelf-released
Buy! The RaveonettesRaven in the GraveVice
Buy! Alexi MurdochTowards the SunZero Summer
Buy! Six Organs of AdmittanceAsleep in the FloodplainDrag City
Buy! White FenceWhite Fence Is GrowingWoodsist
Buy! (Various)Cartagena!Soundway
Buy! BalmorheaLive at Sint-ElisabethkerkBalmorhea Music
Buy! (Various)Thai? Dai!B-Music
Buy! TyphoonA New Kind of HouseTender Loving Empire
Buy! The Curious MysteryWe CreelingK
Buy! Mono/PolyManifestations EPBrainfeeder
Buy! CauralDie Before You DieEat Concrete
Buy! The VaccinesExtended PlayColumbia


Week: 3/04/2011 - 3/10/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! ElbowBuild A Rocket Boys! Fiction/Downtown
Buy! CapsulaIn the Land of Silver SoulsBcore
Buy! BOATDress Like Your IdolsMagic Marker
Buy! DodosNo ColorFrenchkiss
Buy! The Mountain GoatsAll Eternals DeckMerge
Buy! Buffalo TomSkinsScrawny
Buy! Southeast EngineCanaryMisra
Buy! R.E.M.Collapse Into NowWarner Bros.
Buy! Hello EchoHelloSelf-released
Buy! The Lonely ForestArrowsTrans/Atlantic
Buy! Eleventh Dream DayRiot NowThrill Jockey
Buy! Maggie BjorklundComing HomeBloodshot
Buy! Brave IreneBrave IreneSlumberland
Buy! DarlingsWarmaFamous Class
Buy! EvergreenOne & Todd SykesMilk On WaxSelf-released
Buy! LumeriansTransmalinniaKnitting Factory
Buy! Basement FreaksSomething FreakyJalapeno
Buy! Rainbow ArabiaBoys and DiamondsKompakt
Buy! Copper ThievesIIJack Holmes Recording Company
Buy! Federico AubeleBerlin 13ESL
Buy! The Deer TracksThe Archer Trilogy Pt. 1The Control Group
Buy! (Various)Sufis at the CinemaTimes Square
Buy! Middle BrotherMiddle BrotherPartisan
Buy! ShlohmoPlaces EPFriends of Friends
Buy! The Low AnthemSmart FleshNonesuch
Buy! Algodon EgipcioLa Lucha ConstanteLefse
Buy! Jahon Mikal The Medulla TransmissionsSelf-released
Buy! Ellie GouldingLightsCherrytree/Interscope
Buy! AdventureThe Lesser KnownCarpark
Buy! Jed and LuciaHelium EPUbiquity


Week: 2/25/2011 - 3/03/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! Lykke LiWounded RhymesAtlantic
Buy! Parts & LaborConstant FutureJagjaguwar
Buy! Anna CalviAnna CalviDomino
Buy! Dirty BeachesBadlandsZoo
Buy! Black Joe Lewis & the HoneybearsScandalousLost Highway
Buy! NoddyDramaSelf-released
Buy! Kurt VileSmoke Ring For My HaloMatador
Buy! Peaking Lights936Not Not Fun
Buy! J MascisSeveral Shades of WhySub Pop
Buy! Brown RecluseEvening TapestrySlumberland
Buy! Kimnusico TrioThe Fantastic FelineSelf-released
Buy! Michael ChapmanFully Qualified SurvivorLight in the Attic
Buy! (Various)Pakistan: Folk & Pop Instrumentals 1966-1976Sublime Frequencies
Buy! Yarn OwlMontana y CaballoSelf-released
Buy! The NotekillersWe're Here to HelpProphase
Buy! Bomba EstereoPonte Bomb EPNacional
Buy! MalachaiReturn to the Ugly SideDomino
Buy! Carolina Chocolate Drops/Luminscent OrchestriiCarolina Chocolate Drops/Luminscent OrchestriiNonesuch
Buy! AltriceStemMerge
Buy! PixelordPuzzlesCar Crash Set
Buy! Sweet JesusNightlifeSelf-released
Buy! TakeOnly Mountain: The RemixesAlpha Pup
Buy! port-royal2000-2010: The Golden Age of Consumerismn5MD
Buy! The ElectricLife is MovingOGS
Buy! Deniz KurtelMusic Watching Over MeCrosstown Rebels
Buy! Elite GymnasticsNeu! '92Psychedelic Surf Club
Buy! Shugo TokumaruPort EntropyPolyvinyl
Buy! Cheveu1000Kill Shaman/Born Bad
Buy! Pale SketcherSeventh Heaven EPGhostly


Week: 2/18/2011 - 2/24/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! Wye OakCivilianMerge
Buy! DomSun Bronzed Greek GodsBurning Mill/Astralwerks
Buy! AcrylicsLives and TreasuresFriendly Fire
Buy! StarfuckerReptilianPolyvinyl
Buy! Julianna BarwickThe Magic PlaceAsthmatic Kitty
Buy! …And You Will Know Us By the Trail of DeadTao of the DeadSuperball
Buy! Johnny CashBootleg Vol. II: From Memphis to HollywoodColumbia/Legacy
Buy! (Various)Sound Off! 2011Sound Off!
Buy! A Hawk and a HacksawCervantineL.M. Dupli-cation
Buy! The Golden BlondesThe Golden BlondesPer Se
Buy! AustraBeat and the PulseDomino
Buy! Bag RaidersBag RaidersModular
Buy! Paris Suit YourselfMy Main ShitstainBig Dada
Buy! Buddy Miller's The Majestic Silver StringsBuddy Miller's The Majestic Silver StringsNew West
Buy! StalleyLincoln Way Nights (Intelligent Trunk Music)Mishka
Buy! Dam MantleFirst WaveWichita
Buy! SimsBad Time ZooDoomtree
Buy! Okay ColourOkay ColourSelf-released
Buy! Ian Moore & the Lossy CoilsEl Sonido NuevoSpark & Shine


Week: 2/11/2011 - 2/17/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! RadioheadThe King of Limbstbd
Buy! Adele21XL/Columbia
Buy! Davila 666Tan BajoIn the Red
Buy! Lucinda WilliamsBlessedLost Highway
Buy! Nicolas JaarSpace Is Only NoiseCircus Company
Buy! The Soft MoonThe Soft MoonCaptured Tracks
Buy! Toro Y MoiUnderneath the PineCarpark
Buy! The Baseball ProjectVol. 2: High and InsideYep Roc
Buy! Dum Dum GirlsHe Gets Me HighSub Pop
Buy! Youth Rescue MissionYouth Rescue MissionRed Kettle
Buy! The BeetsStay HomeCaptured Tracks
Buy! Gil Scott-Heron and Jamie xxWe're New HereXL
Buy! (Various)14 Tracks from Planet MuPlanet Mu
Buy! The DirtbombsParty StoreIn the Red
Buy! Win WinWin WinVice
Buy! Kimo MurakiTiny Messengers EPSelf-released
Buy! Young GalaxyShapeshiftingPaper Bag
Buy! (Various)Generation Bass presents Transnational DubstepSix Degrees
Buy! Blue Scholars/Sabzi2010: Odds + EndsSelf-released
Buy! BraidsNative SpeakerKanine
Buy! Sister CrayonBellowManimal Vinyl
Buy! Banjo or FreakoutBanjo or FreakoutRare Boom Room
Buy! Malice & Mario SweetHappy 2 YearSelf-released
Buy! AgesandAgesAlright You RestlessKnitting Factory
Buy! Winter DronesBlood in the CoffinWeird Forest


Week: 2/04/2011 - 2/10/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! The Cave SingersNo WitchJagjaguwar
Buy! PJ HarveyLet England ShakeVagrant
Buy! The Rural Alberta AdvantageDepartingSaddle Creek
Buy! Puro InstinctHeadbangers in EcstasyMexican Summer
Buy! Asobi SeksuFluorescence Polyvinyl
Buy! Yuni In TaxcoSanpakuSelf-released
Buy! Ringo DeathstarrColour TripSonic Unyon
Buy! The Megaphonic ThriftDecay DecoySonic Unyon
Buy! Star SlingerCollected Works + RemixesSelf-released
Buy! Foster the PeopleFoster the PeopleStar Time
Buy! JamaicaNo ProblemControl Freak/V2
Buy! Air WavesDungeon DotsUnderwater Peoples
Buy! La SeraLa SeraHardly Art
Buy! Clive Tanak y su orquestaJet Set Siempre 1°Tall Corn
Buy! PapercutsFading ParadiseSub Pop
Buy! USFJamaica Plain EPHighfives and Handshakes
Buy! WayfindersWayfindersSelf-released
Buy! Secret CitiesStrange HeartsWestern Vinyl
Buy! Lia IcesGrown UnknownJagjaguwar
Buy! White SeaThis FrontierObscura


Week: 1/28/2011 - 2/03/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! Cut CopyZonoscope Modular
Buy! YuckYuckFat Possum
Buy! Jessica Lea MayfieldTell MeNonesuch
Buy! Bright EyesThe People's KeySaddle Creek
Buy! BeansEnd It AllAnticon
Buy! (Various)Sofrito: Tropical DiscothequeStrut
Buy! TeeelAmuletMoodgadget
Buy! Reverend John WilkinsYou Can't Hurry GodBig Legal Mess/Fat Possum
Buy! HotelsOn the Casino FloorHidden Shoal
Buy! SepalcureFleur EPHotflush
Buy! Los Fabulocos featuring Kid RamosDosDelta Groove
Buy! Ancient AstronautsInto Bass and TimeESL
Buy! The DearsDegeneration StreetDangerbird
Buy! Modern AthleticsModern AthleticsSelf-released
Buy! The David Wax MuseumEverything Is SavedSelf-released
Buy! Shawn Lee's Ping Pong OrchestraWorld of FunkUbiquity
Buy! Hayes CarllKMAG YOYOLost Highway
Buy! Thank YouGolden WorryThrill Jockey
Buy! Delicate SteveWondervisionsLuaka Bop
Buy! Ghostface KillahApollo KidsDef Jam
Buy! Chikita ViolentaTRE3SArts & Crafts
Buy! T-Model Ford and GravelRoadTaledraggerAlive
Buy! The FormsDerealizationThreespheres/Ernest Jenning


Week: 1/21/2011 - 1/27/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! Devotchka100 LoversAnti-
Buy! WireRed Barked TreePink Flag
Buy! Akron/FamilyS/T II: The Cosmic Birth and Journey of Shinju TNTDead Oceans
Buy! Cloud NothingsCloud NothingsCarpark
Buy! Lord HuronMighty EPSelf-released
Buy! ScribesWhat Was LostSelf-released
Buy! MogwaiHardcore Will Never Die, But You WillSub Pop
Buy! John VandersliceWhite WildernessDead Oceans
Buy! When Saints Go MachineFail Forever!K7
Buy! OberhoferAway Frm U EPSelf-released
Buy! Derek Kelley and the SpeedwobblesBourgeoisie MarmaladeSelf-released
Buy! The Builders and the ButchersDead ReckoningBadman
Buy! Cornershop featuring Bubbley KaurCornershop & the Double 'O' Groove OfAmple Play
Buy! Eddie SpaghettiSundownerBloodshot
Buy! VagrantsI Can't Make A Friend 1965-1968Light in the Attic
Buy! ArbouretumThe GatheringThrill Jockey
Buy! El Sportivo & the BloozEPWhite Iris
Buy! Don't Talk to the Cops!Regular ShowSelf-released
Buy! Wake Up LucidSugarSelf-released
Buy! Fergus & GeronimoUnlearnHardly Art
Buy! Ladysmith Black MambazoSongs from a Zulu FarmRazor & Tie
Buy! Junk CultureSummer FriendsIllegal Art
Buy! Kelli SchaeferGhost of the BeastAmigo/Amiga
Buy! The Let GoMorning ComesSelf-released
Buy! Near the ParenthesisJapanese for Beginnersn5MD
Buy! (Various)Para Armar: Tremor RemixesZZK
Buy! Oh LandEPEpic
Buy! The HeavyHow You Like Me Now? EPCounter/+1
Buy! DucktailsDucktails III: Arcade DynamicsWoodsist


Week: 1/14/2011 - 1/20/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! Smith WesternsDye It BlondeFat Possum
Buy! Iron and WineKiss Each Other CleanWarner Bros.
Buy! The Twilight SingersDynamite StepsSub Pop
Buy! (Various)Night Slugs Allstars Volume 1Night Slugs
Buy! Beth DittoEPDeconstruction
Buy! Telekinesis12 Desperate Straight LinesMerge
Buy! DeerhoofDeerhoof vs. EvilPolyvinyl
Buy! Say HiUm, Uh OhBarsuk
Buy! Wanda JacksonThe Party Ain't OverNonesuch
Buy! BlaqstarrDivine EPN.E.E.T./Interscope
Buy! Shelby EarlBurn the BoatsSelf-released
Buy! Igor BoxxBreslauNinja Tune
Buy! The War On DrugsFuture WeatherSecretly Canadian
Buy! Com TruiseCyanide SistersGhostly International
Buy! East River PipeWe Live in Rented RoomsMerge
Buy! Sidi ToureSahel FolkThrill Jockey
Buy! Land of Pines1Self-released
Buy! Seacats3DSelf-released
Buy! The JayhawksTomorrow the Green Grass (Legacy Edition)American
Buy! The JayhawksHollywood Town Hall (Legacy Edition)American
Buy! (Various)Diplo presents Dubstep: Blow Your HeadMad Decent
Buy! Laurel HaloKing Felix EPHippos in Tanks
Buy! Calibro 35RARENublu


Week: 1/07/2011 - 1/13/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! The Go! TeamRolling BlackoutsMemphis Industries
Buy! Drive-By TruckersGo-Go BootsATO
Buy! GrouploveGrouplove EPCanvasback/Atlantic
Buy! DestroyerKaputtMerge
Buy! Gang of FourContentYep Roc
Buy! Joshua MorrisonBuilderExpanding Brooklyn
Buy! Los ChicharonnsRoots of LifeTummy Touch
Buy! Darwin DeezDarwin DeezLucky Number
Buy! Campfire OKStrange Like We AreAna-Them
Buy! SalvaComplex HousingFriends of Friends
Buy! DoloreanThe UnfazedPartisan
Buy! Fujiya & MiyagiVentriloquizzingYep Roc
Buy! Quiet LifeBig GreenSafety Meeting
Buy! The Head and the HeartThe Head and the HeartSub Pop
Buy! BoatBoatSelf-released
Buy! The Icarus KidThe Icarus KidElectrowookie
Buy! Mal De MerBubble Bobble/All That I WantFish the Cat
Buy! AmbulancePeople in PlacesSelf-released


Week: 12/31/2010 - 1/06/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
Buy! The DecemberistsThe King is DeadCapitol
Buy! James BlakeJames BlakeAtlas/A&M
Buy! WhalebonesWhalebonesSelf-released
Buy! (Various)4 the Love of MusicMaraire Enterprises
Buy! TennisCape DoryFat Possum
Buy! Autre Ne VeutAutre Ne VeutOlde English Spelling Bee
Buy! DisappearsGuiderKranky
Buy! AurelioLaru BeyaNext Ambiance/Sub Pop
Buy! Onry OzzbornHold On For Dear LifeFake Four Inc.
Buy! Onry OzzbornNo HoaxCircle Into Square/Fake Four Inc.
Buy! Bear HandsBurning Bush Supper ClubCantora
Buy! Ghosts I've MetFrom a SparkYerbird
Buy! British Sea PowerValhalla DancehallRough Trade
Buy! The VeilsTroubles of the BrainPitch Beast
Buy! Brothers From AnotherTwo Weeks VacationMembers Only
Buy! oOoOOoOoOO EPTri Angle
Buy! Beach FossilsBeach FossilsCaptured Tracks
Buy! Shane TutmarcSo Hard to Make An Easy GetawayInverness
Buy! ActressSplazshHonest Jon's
Buy! Kasey Anderson and the HonkiesHeart of a DogRed River
Buy! LoneEmerald Fantasy TracksMagic Wire Recordings
Buy! FernandoTrue InstigatorDomingo
Buy! Josh & AnandFractal Cave EPSelf-released
Buy! Tapes 'N TapesOutsideIbid
Buy! jjKillsSincerely Yours
Buy! Chancha Via CircuitoRio ArribaZZK
Buy! The Alchemist + Oh No (Gangrene)Gutter WaterDecon
Buy! Made in HeightsWinter Pigeons EPSelf-released
Buy! The Pains of Being Pure at HeartHeart in Your HeartbreakSlumberland
Buy! Yuni in TaxcoWhat Love Will Provide/Stiff JointsSelf-released
Buy! Daniel Martin MooreIn the Cool of the DaySub Pop
Buy! Echo TonguesLost FoundSelf-released
Buy! Ballake Sissoko and Vincent SegalChamber MusicSix Degrees
Buy! John GrantQueen of DenmarkBella Union/Yep Roc
Buy! (Various)Gilles Peterson presents WorldwideBBE
Buy! Zion IAtomic ClockGold Dust Media
Buy! Tommy GuerreroLifeboats and FolliesGalaxia
Buy! Afro-SoultetAfrodesiaLuv N' Haight



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