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KEXP Northwest music charts for 2003
January
1. Minus the Bear - Highly Refined Pirates (Suicide Squeeze)
2. The Pale - Gravity Gets Things Done (Always Never)
3. Ms. Led - Afternoon in Central Park (Fish The Cat)
4. Dolour - Suburbiac (Fugitive)
5. (Various) - NW Shoegazer Bliss (Reverb)
6. Graig Markel - The Gospel Project (Pattern 25)
7. Dear John Letters - Unbroken (Roam)
8. Ryan Vego - Gwyneth & Pax (no label)
9. No. 2 - What Does Good Luck Bring? (In Music We Trust)
10. Oldominion - One (Under the Needle)
February
1. Crooked Fingers - Red Devil Dawn (Merge)
2. Amelia - Somewhere Left to Fall (self-released)
3. Kinski - Airs Above Your Station (Sub Pop)
4. The Pale - Gravity Gets Things Done (Always Never)
5. The Postal Service - Such Great Heights (Sub Pop)
6. The Divorce - The Divorce (Fugitive)
7. (Various) - NW Shoegazer Bliss (Reverb)
8. Asahi - Head Above Water (West of January)
9. Dolour - Suburbiac (Fugitive)
10. Ryan Vego - Gwyneth & Pax (no label)
March
1. The Postal Service - Give Up (Sub Pop)
2. Visqueen - King Me (BlueDisguise)
3. Crooked Fingers - Red Devil Dawn (Merge)
4. Amelia - Somewhere Left to Fall (self-released)
5. Kinski - Airs Above Your Station (Sub Pop)
6. Hint Hint - Sex is Everything (Cold Crush)
7. Laura Veirs - Troubled by the Fire (Bella Union)
8. Minus 5 - Down with Wilco (Yep Roc)
9. The Thermals - More Parts Per Million (Sub Pop)
10. The Be Good Tanyas - Chinatown (Nettwerk)
April
1. New Pornographers - Electric Music (Matador)
2. The Exploding Hearts - Guitar Romantic (Dirtnap)
3. Damien Jurado - Where Shall You Take Me? (Secretly Canadian)
4. Supersuckers - Motherfuckers Be Trippin' (Mid-Fi)
5. Gossip - Movement (Kill Rock Stars)
6. FCS North - Vocabulary (Luckyhorse Industries)
7. Bill Frisell - The Intercontinentals (Nonesuch)
8. The Lights - EP (self-released)
9. The Fading Collection - Interactive Family Radio (self-released)
10. Enders of Ozone - Travel Log E.P. (self-released)
May
1. The Long Winters - When I Pretend to Fall (Barsuk)
2. New Pornographers - Electric Music (Matador)
3. The Divorce - There Will Be Blood Tonight (Fugitive)
4. Marc Olsen - Brighter When (Roslyn/Burn Burn Burn)
5. The Exploding Hearts - Guitar Romantic (Dirtnap)
6. Pure Joy - Gelatin and Bright (Book)
7. The Magic Magicians - The Magic Magicians (Suicide Squeeze)
8. Gossip - Movement (Kill Rock Stars)
9. FCS North - Vocabulary (Luckyhorse Industries)
10. Supersuckers - Motherfuckers Be Trippin' (Mid-Fi)
June
1. The Long Winters - When I Pretend to Fall (Barsuk)
2. Marc Olsen - Brighter When (Roslyn/Burn Burn Burn)
3. The Divorce - There Will Be Blood Tonight (Fugitive)
4. New Pornographers - Electric Version (Matador)
5. Benjamin Gibbard - Live at KEXP (KEXP)
6. The Terror Sheets - Street Corner Fields (Sad Robot)
7. The Magic Magicians - The Magic Magicians (Suicide Squeeze)
8. The Girls - Return to Zero (Defend Los Angeles)
9. Gossip - Movement (Kill Rock Stars)
10. Pure Joy - Gelatin and Bright (Book)
July
1. Reggie Watts - Simplified (nonLinear)
2. The Turn-Ons - East (self-released)
3. The Long Winters - When I Pretend to Fall (Barsuk)
4. Marc Olsen - Brighter When (Roslyn/Burn Burn Burn)
5. The Divorce - There Will Be Blood Tonight (Fugitive)
6. Ruston Mire - Driving Straight Up in Siam (Roam)
7. The Dead Science - Submariner (Absolutely Kosher)
8. The Terror Sheets - Street Corner Fields (Sad Robot)
9. Viva Voce - Lovers, Lead the Way! (Asthmatic Kitty/Amore!Phonics)
10. The Ruby Doe - Dream Engine Blue (Hometown Tragedy)
August
1. Pretty Girls Make Graves - The New Romance (Matador)
2. Reggie Watts - Simplified (nonLinear)
3. The Dandy Warhols - Welcome to the Monkey House (Capitol)
4. Po' Girl - Po' Girl (Hightone)
5. Alta May - Dark Days (Glazed)
6. The Turn-Ons - East (self-released)
7. Danny Barnes - Dirt on the Angel (Terminus)
8. These Arms Are Snakes - This Is Meant To Hurt You (Jade Tree)
9. Onry Ozzborn - The Grey Area (One Drop)
10. The Dead Science - Submariner (Absolutely Kosher)
September
1. The Lights - Beautiful Bird (Bop Tart)
2. Pretty Girls Make Graves - The New Romance (Matador)
3. Lifesavas - Spirit in Stone (Quannum)
4. The Fire Theft - The Fire Theft (Rykodisc)
5. Rosie Thomas - Only With Laughter Can You Win (Sub Pop)
6. The Dandy Warhols - Welcome to the Monkey House (Capitol)
7. Po' Girl - Po' Girl (Hightone)
8. Alta May - Dark Days (Glazed)
9. Quasi - Hot Shit! (Touch and Go)
10. The Decemberists - Her Majesty (Kill Rock Stars)
October
1. Death Cab for Cutie - Transatlanticism (Barsuk)
2. The Shins - Chutes Too Narrow (Sub Pop)
3. The Fire Theft - The Fire Theft (Rykodisc)
4. Lifesavas - Spirit in Stone (Quannum)
5. The Lights - Beautiful Bird (Bop Tart)
6. Pretty Girls Make Graves - The New Romance (Matador)
7. Radio Nationals - Place You Call Home (Roam)
8. Broadcast Oblivion - Transmita Olvido (Burn Burn Burn)
9. The Fitness - Call Me for Together (The Control Group)
10. Popular Shapes - Bikini Style (On/On Switch)
November
1. The Shins - Chutes Too Narrow (Sub Pop)
2. Death Cab for Cutie - Transatlanticism (Barsuk)
3. Radio Nationals - Place You Call Home (Roam)
4. The More - The More (self-released)
5. Heather Duby - Come Across the City (Sonic Boom)
6. Broadcast Oblivion - Transmita Olvido (Burn Burn Burn)
7. Popular Shapes - Bikini Style (On/On Switch)
8. The Fitness - Call Me for Together (The Control Group)
9. The Mark Lanegan Band - Here Comes That Weird Chill (Beggars Banquet)
10. Blessed Light - Love Lights the Way (Mill Pond)

December
1. The Shins - Chutes Too Narrow (Sub Pop)
2. The More - The More (self-released)
3. Radio Nationals - Place You Call Home (Roam)
4. Shawn Smith - Shield of Thorns (self-released)
5. Blessed Light - Love Lights the Way (Mill Pond)
6. The Capillaries - Overnight Lows and Daylight Savings (Water and Power)
7. Heather Duby - Come Across the City (Sonic Boom)
8. The Mark Lanegan Band - Here Comes That Weird Chill (Beggars Banquet)
9. Felicia Loud & the Soul - Here (self-released)
10. Some By Sea - Get Off the Ground If You're Scared (self-released)