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The KEXP Variety music chart for January, 2011
Week: 1/21/2011 - 1/27/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Smith WesternsDye It BlondeFat Possum
2. Buy! DestroyerKaputtMerge
3. Buy! Iron and WineKiss Each Other CleanWarner Bros.
4. Buy! The DecemberistsThe King is DeadCapitol
5. Buy! The Go! TeamRolling BlackoutsMemphis Industries
6. Buy! Beth DittoEPDeconstruction
7. Buy! James BlakeJames BlakeAtlas/A&M
8. Buy! (Various)4 the Love of MusicMaraire Enterprises
9. Buy! Telekinesis12 Desperate Straight LinesMerge
10. Buy! MillionyoungReplicantsRiX/Old Flame
11. Buy! WhalebonesWhalebonesSelf-released
12. Buy! The Parting GiftsStychnine DandelionIn the Red
13. Buy! TamarynThe WavesMexican Summer
14. Buy! The Twilight SingersDynamite StepsSub Pop
15. Buy! DeerhoofDeerhoof vs. EvilPolyvinyl
16. Buy! Ghosts I've MetFrom A SparkYerbird
17. Buy! Onry OzzbornHold On For Dear LifeDaptone
18. Buy! Charles BradleyNo Time For DreamingDaptone
19. Buy! Wild NothingGolden HazeCaptured Tracks
20. Buy! Gang of FourContentYep Roc
21. Buy! Say HiUm, Uh OhBarsuk
22. Buy! Apex ManorThe Year of Magical DrinkingMerge
23. Buy! GirlsBroken Dreams Club EPTrue Panther Sounds/Matador
24. Buy! DisappearsGuiderKranky
25. Buy! Bear HandsBurning Bush Supper ClubCantora
26. Buy! Fujiya & MiyagiVentriloquizzingYep Roc
27. Buy! Drive-By TruckersGo-Go BootsATO
28. Buy! No JoyGhost BlondeMexican Summer
29. Buy! Wanda JacksonThe Party Ain't OverNonesuch
30. Buy! A Sunny Day in GlasgowAutumn, AgainSelf-released
31. Buy! British Sea PowerValhalla DancehallRough Trade
32. Buy! Steve Wynn & the Miracle 3Northern AggressionYep Roc
33. Buy! ViolensAmoralFriendly Fire
34. Buy! The War on DrugsFuture WeatherSecretly Canadian
35. Buy! DeerhunterHalcyon Digest4AD
36. Buy! TennisCape DoryFat Possum
37. Buy! Autre Ne VeutAutre Ne VeutOlde English Spelling Bee
38. Buy! The VeilsTroubles of the BrainPitch Beast
39. Buy! Los ChicharonnsRoots of LifeTummy Touch
40. Buy! StereolabNot MusicDrag City
41. Buy! (Various)Songs from a Sonic LandReverb
42. Buy! The JayhawksTomorrow the Green Grass (Legacy Edition)American
43. Buy! Joshua MorrisonBuilderExpanding Brooklyn
44. Buy! Legendary OaksLegendary OaksSelf-released
45. Buy! Campfire OKStrange Like We AreAna-Them
46. Buy! BoatBoatSelf-released
47. Buy! GrouploveGrouplove EPCanvasback/Atlantic
48. Buy! (Various)Night Slugs Allstars Volume 1Night Slugs
49. Buy! Blank DogsLand and FixedCaptured Tracks
50. Buy! Yellow OstrichThe MistressSelf-released
51. Buy! Ryan AdamsCardinals III/IVPax-Am
52. Buy! Beach FossilsBeach FossilsCaptured Tracks
53. Buy! The Pains of Being Pure At HeartHeart In Your HeartbreakSlumberland
54. Buy! Cee Lo GreenThe Lady KillerElektra
55. Buy! WeekendSportsSlumberland
56. Buy! Shelby EarlBurn the BoatsSelf-released
57. Buy! AmbulancePeople in PlacesSelf-released
58. Buy! The Head and the HeartThe Head and the HeartSub Pop
59. Buy! AurelioLaru BeyaNext Ambiance/Sub Pop
60. Buy! KotchyTwoDone Right
61. Buy! Igor BoxxBreslauNinja Tune
62. Buy! Darwin DeezDarwin DeezLucky Number
63. Buy! SalvaComplex HousingFriends of Friends
64. Buy! Com TruiseCyanide SistersGhostly International
65. Buy! Tapes 'N TapesOutsideIbid
66. Buy! WarpaintThe FoolRough Trade
67. Buy! Shit RobotFrom the Cradle to the RaveDFA
68. Buy! Land of Pines1Self-released
69. Buy! Velella VelellaAtlantis MassifSelf-released
70. Buy! The Radio Dept.Passive AggressiveLabrador
71. Buy! (Various)Angola SoundtrackAnalog Africa
72. Buy! Radio CitizenHope and DespairUbiquity
73. Buy! FernandoTrue InstigatorDomingo
74. Buy! BlaqstarrDivine EPN.E.E.T./Interscope
75. Buy! East River PipeWe Live in Rented RoomsMerge
76. Buy! Chancha Via CircuitoRio ArribaZZK
77. Buy! GamesThat We Can PlayHippos in Tanks
78. Buy! Made in HeightsWinter Pigeons EPSelf-released
79. Buy! The JayhawksHollywood Town Hall (Legacy Edition)American
80. Buy! Surf CityKudosFire
81. Buy! Old 97'sThe Grand Theatre Volume OneNew West
82. Buy! Sun AirwayNocturne of Exploded Crystal ChandelierDead Oceans
83. Buy! Arcade FireThe SuburbsMerge
84. Buy! The Black AngelsPhosphene DreamBlue Horizon
85. Buy! MesitaLiving/Breathing EPSelf-released
86. Buy! Yuni In TaxcoWhat Love Will Provide/Stiff JointsSelf-released
87. Buy! HanssenChoke EPInnerflight
88. Buy! ElbaDiplodocusSelf-released
89. Buy! Sidi ToureSahel FolkThrill Jockey
90. Buy! Wild Wild GeeseSorry, EarthOdessa


Week: 1/14/2011 - 1/20/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! The Go! TeamRolling BlackoutsMemphis Industries
2. Buy! DestroyerKaputtMerge
3. Buy! The DecemberistsThe King is DeadCapitol
4. Buy! James BlakeJames BlakeAtlas/A&M
5. Buy! TamarynThe WavesMexican Summer
6. Buy! WhalebonesWhalebonesSelf-released
7. Buy! (Various)4 the Love of MusicMaraire Enterprises
8. Buy! MillionyoungReplicantsRiX/Old Flame
9. Buy! No JoyGhost BlondeMexican Summer
10. Buy! Bear HandsBurning Bush Supper ClubCantora
11. Buy! Drive-By TruckersGo-Go BootsATO
12. Buy! Apex ManorThe Year of Magical DrinkingMerge
13. Buy! Cee Lo GreenThe Lady KillerElektra
14. Buy! GirlsBroken Dreams Club EPTrue Panther Sounds/Matador
15. Buy! Charles BradleyNo Time For DreamingDaptone
16. Buy! Gang of FourContentYep Roc
17. Buy! TennisCape DoryFat Possum
18. Buy! Kanye WestMy Beautiful Dark Twisted FantasyDef Jam
19. Buy! The Greenhornes****Third Man
20. Buy! AurelioLaru BeyaNext Ambiance/Sub Pop
21. Buy! The VeilsTroubles of the BrainPitch Beast
22. Buy! British Sea PowerValhalla DancehallRough Trade
23. Buy! DeerhunterHalcyon Digest4AD
24. Buy! Onry OzzbornHold On For Dear LifeFake Four Inc.
25. Buy! Wild NothingGolden HazeCaptured Tracks
26. Buy! GrouploveGrouplove EPCanvasback/Atlantic
27. Buy! Yellow OstrichThe MistressSelf-released
28. Buy! Ryan AdamsCardinals III/IVPax-Am
29. Buy! StereolabNot MusicDrag City
30. Buy! Legendary OaksLegendary OaksSelf-released
31. Buy! Ghosts I've MetFrom A SparkYerbird
32. Buy! DisappearsGuiderKranky
33. Buy! Los ChicharonnsRoots of LifeTummy Touch
34. Buy! ViolensAmoralFriendly Fire
35. Buy! Beach FossilsBeach FossilsCaptured Tracks
36. Buy! Fujiya & MiyagiVentriloquizzingYep Roc
37. Buy! Vusi MahlaselaSay AfricaATO
38. Buy! Kay Kay & His Weathered UndergroundIntroducing Kay Kay & His Weathered UndergroundBombs Over Bellevue
39. Buy! Brothers From AnotherTwo Weeks VacationMembers Only
40. Buy! The Head and the HeartThe Head and the HeartSub Pop
41. Buy! Eux AutresBroken BowBon Mots
42. Buy! The Parting GiftsStychnine DandelionIn the Red
43. Buy! Blank DogsLand and FixedCaptured Tracks
44. Buy! Sub SwaraTriggersLow Motion
45. Buy! Autre Ne VeutAutre Ne VeutOlde English Spelling Bee
46. Buy! Chad ValleyEPCascine
47. Buy! jjKillsSincerely Yours
48. Buy! The Pains of Being Pure At HeartHeart In Your HeartbreakSlumberland
49. Buy! Tapes 'N TapesOutsideIbid
50. Buy! Old 97'sThe Grand Theatre Volume OneNew West
51. Buy! (Various)Live at KEXP Volume SixKEXP
52. Buy! Joshua MorrisonBuilderExpanding Brooklyn
53. Buy! LemoloWhale Song/Open AirSelf-released
54. Buy! BoatBoatSelf-released
55. Buy! The Radio Dept.Passive AggressiveLabrador
56. Buy! KissesThe Heart of the NightlifeThis Is Music
57. Buy! Radio CitizenHope and DespairUbiquity
58. Buy! KotchyTwoDone Right
59. Buy! A Sunny Day in GlasgowAutumn, AgainSelf-released
60. Buy! FernandoTrue InstigatorDomingo
61. Buy! Chancha Via CircuitoRio ArribaZZK
62. Buy! LoneEmerald Fantasy TracksMagic Wire Recordings
63. Buy! Made in HeightsWinter Pigeons EPSelf-released
64. Buy! oOoOOoOoOO EPTri Angle
65. Buy! Surf CityKudosFire
66. Buy! The Black AngelsPhosphene DreamBlue Horizon
67. Buy! Arcade FireThe SuburbsMerge
68. Buy! Velella VelellaAtlantis MassifSelf-released
69. Buy! Kasey Anderson and the HonkiesHeart of a DogRed River
70. Buy! Campfire OKStrange Like We AreAna-Them
71. Buy! Macklemore x Ryan LewisThe Vs. Re-ReleaseSelf-released
72. Buy! Yuni In TaxcoWhat Love Will Provide/Stiff JointsSelf-released
73. Buy! AmbulancePeople in PlacesSelf-released
74. Buy! The MoondoggiesTidelandsHardly Art
75. Buy! (Various)Songs from a Sonic LandReverb
76. Buy! Dark Party Light YearsOld Tacoma
77. Buy! Steve Wynn & the Miracle 3Northern AggressionYep Roc
78. Buy! (Various)Angola SoundtrackAnalog Africa
79. Buy! Wild Wild GeeseSorry, EarthOdessa
80. Buy! ActressSplazshHonest Jon's
81. Buy! SalvaComplex HousingFriends of Friends
82. Buy! EmpresariosSabor TropicalFort Knox
83. Buy! (Various)Tradi-Mods vs. RockersCrammed Discs
84. Buy! WeekendSportsSlumberland
85. Buy! Best CoastCrazy For YouMexican Summer
86. Buy! The Fresh & OnlysPlay It StrangeIn the Red
87. Buy! Das RacistSit Down, ManMad Decent/Greedhead/Mishka
88. Buy! Sun City GirlsFuneral MariachiAbduction
89. Buy! Mad RadThe Youth Die YoungOut For Stardom
90. Buy! The Young EvilsEnchanted ChapelSelf-released


Week: 1/07/2011 - 1/13/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! The DecemberistsThe King is DeadCapitol
2. Buy! James BlakeJames BlakeAtlas/A&M
3. Buy! The Fresh & OnlysPlay It StrangeIn the Red
4. Buy! TennisCape DoryFat Possum
5. Buy! Surf CityKudosFire
6. Buy! MillionyoungReplicantsRiX/Old Flame
7. Buy! DestroyerKaputtMerge
8. Buy! Wild NothingGolden HazeCaptured Tracks
9. Buy! Bear HandsBurning Bush Supper ClubCantora
10. Buy! WhalebonesWhalebonesSelf-released
11. Buy! (Various)4 the Love of MusicMaraire Enterprises
12. Buy! Apex ManorThe Year of Magical DrinkingMerge
13. Buy! The Greenhornes****Third Man
14. Buy! Cee Lo GreenThe Lady KillerElektra
15. Buy! Ghosts I've MetFrom A SparkYerbird
16. Buy! Charles BradleyNo Time For DreamingDaptone
17. Buy! GirlsBroken Dreams Club EPTrue Panther Sounds/Matador
18. Buy! No JoyGhost BlondeMexican Summer
19. Buy! Autre Ne VeutAutre Ne VeutOlde English Spelling Bee
20. Buy! Shit RobotFrom the Cradle to the RaveDFA
21. Buy! Chad ValleyEPCascine
22. Buy! Brothers From AnotherTwo Weeks VacationMembers Only
23. Buy! Velella VelellaAtlantis MassifSelf-released
24. Buy! DisappearsGuiderKranky
25. Buy! The VeilsTroubles of the BrainPitch Beast
26. Buy! StereolabNot MusicDrag City
27. Buy! Ryan AdamsCardinals III/IVPax-Am
28. Buy! ViolensAmoralFriendly Fire
29. Buy! The Pains of Being Pure At HeartHeart In Your HeartbreakSlumberland
30. Buy! Chancha Via CircuitoRio ArribaZZK
31. Buy! MaseratiPyramid of the SunTemporary Residence Ltd.
32. Buy! LCD SoundsystemLondon SessionsDFA
33. Buy! DeerhunterHalcyon Digest4AD
34. Buy! Onry OzzbornHold On For Dear LifeFake Four Inc.
35. Buy! The Parting GiftsStychnine DandelionIn the Red
36. Buy! TamarynThe WavesMexican Summer
37. Buy! AurelioLaru BeyaNext Ambiance/Sub Pop
38. Buy! Sub SwaraTriggersLow Motion
39. Buy! WarpaintThe FoolRough Trade
40. Buy! The Head and the HeartThe Head and the HeartSub Pop
41. Buy! Kanye WestMy Beautiful Dark Twisted FantasyDef Jam
42. Buy! Eux AutresBroken BowBon Mots
43. Buy! The Radio Dept.Passive AggressiveLabrador
44. Buy! Blank DogsLand and FixedCaptured Tracks
45. Buy! A Sunny Day in GlasgowAutumn, AgainSelf-released
46. Buy! KissesThe Heart of the NightlifeThis Is Music
47. Buy! British Sea PowerValhalla DancehallRough Trade
48. Buy! FernandoTrue InstigatorDomingo
49. Buy! Tapes 'N TapesOutsideIbid
50. Buy! Beach FossilsBeach FossilsCaptured Tracks
51. Buy! Made in HeightsWinter Pigeons EPSelf-released
52. Buy! Best CoastCrazy For YouMexican Summer
53. Buy! Maximum BalloonMaximum BalloonDGC
54. Buy! Kay Kay & His Weathered UndergroundIntroducing Kay Kay & His Weathered UndergroundBombs Over Bellevue
55. Buy! See Me RiverWhere Did We Go WrongAviation/Don't Stop Believin'
56. Buy! Yuni In TaxcoWhat Love Will Provide/Stiff JointsSelf-released
57. Buy! SportsSportsSelf-released
58. Buy! Radio CitizenHope and DespairUbiquity
59. Buy! KotchyTwo Done Right
60. Buy! Steve Wynn & the Miracle 3Northern AggressionYep Roc
61. Buy! Yellow OstrichThe MistressSelf-released
62. Buy! jjKillsSincerely Yours
63. Buy! Old 97'sThe Grand Theatre Volume OneNew West
64. Buy! Sufjan StevensThe Age of AdzAsthmatic Kitty
65. Buy! Arcade FireThe SuburbsMerge
66. Buy! HousesAll NightLefse
67. Buy! Legendary OaksLegendary OaksSelf-released
68. Buy! SolventsForgive Yr. BloodBee Resin
69. Buy! Macklemore x Ryan LewisThe Vs. Re-ReleaseSelf-released
70. Buy! Kasey Anderson and the HonkiesHeart of a DogRed River
71. Buy! Mad RadThe Youth Die YoungOut For Stardom
72. Buy! AfrocubismAfrocubismWorld Circuit/Nonesuch
73. Buy! oOoOOoOoOO EPTri Angle
74. Buy! ActressSplazshHonest Jon's
75. Buy! (Soundtrack)Tron LegacyWalt Disney
76. Buy! WeekendSportsSlumberland
77. Buy! Thunderball12 Mile High ESL
78. Buy! (Various)Live at KEXP Volume SixKEXP
79. Buy! Gold PandaLucky ShinerGhostly
80. Buy! TristezaPaisajesSanity Muffin
81. Buy! The Black AngelsPhosphene DreamBlue Horizon
82. Buy! WesafariSea SurvivorsSelf-released
83. Buy! ElbaDiplodocusSelf-released
84. Buy! HolleradoRecord in a BagRoyal Mountain
85. Buy! (Various)Songs from a Sonic LandReverb
86. Buy! Wild Wild GeeseSorry, EarthOdessa
87. Buy! Hanni El KhatibDead Wrong/Build. Destory. Rebuild.Innovative Leisure
88. Buy! Wires Under TensionLight ScienceWestern Vinyl
89. Buy! (Various)Tradi-Mods vs. RockersCrammed Discs
90. Buy! SleepoverThe Sun EPCircuitree


Week: 12/31/2010 - 1/06/2011
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Charles BradleyNo Time For DreamingDaptone
2. Buy! MillionyoungReplicantsRiX/Old Flame
3. Buy! (Various)Live at KEXP Volume SixKEXP
4. Buy! Wild NothingGolden HazeCaptured Tracks
5. Buy! Cee Lo GreenThe Lady KillerElektra
6. Buy! The Fresh & OnlysPlay It StrangeIn the Red
7. Buy! Surf CityKudosFire
8. Buy! Arcade FireThe SuburbsMerge
9. Buy! Sun AirwayNocturne of Exploded Crystal ChandelierDead Oceans
10. Buy! The DecemberistsThe King is DeadCapitol
11. Buy! WeekendSportsSlumberland
12. Buy! GirlsBroken Dreams Club EPTrue Panther Sounds/Matador
13. Buy! TamarynThe WavesMexican Summer
14. Buy! StereolabNot MusicDrag City
15. Buy! Apex ManorThe Year of Magical DrinkingMerge
16. Buy! Mad RadThe Youth Die YoungOut For Stardom
17. Buy! The Greenhornes****Third Man
18. Buy! No JoyGhost BlondeMexican Summer
19. Buy! Gold PandaLucky ShinerGhostly
20. Buy! KissesThe Heart of the NightlifeThis Is Music
21. Buy! Yellow OstrichThe MistressSelf-released
22. Buy! ViolensAmoralFriendly Fire
23. Buy! Legendary OaksLegendary OaksSelf-released
24. Buy! THEESatisfactionTransitionsSelf-released
25. Buy! The Parting GiftsStychnine DandelionIn the Red
26. Buy! Kanye WestMy Beautiful Dark Twisted FantasyDef Jam
27. Buy! TennisCape DoryFat Possum
28. Buy! WarpaintThe FoolRough Trade
29. Buy! P.S. I Love YouMeet Me at the Muster StationPaper Bag
30. Buy! Zola JesusValusiaSacred Bones
31. Buy! A Sunny Day in GlasgowAutumn, AgainSelf-released
32. Buy! Chad ValleyEPCascine
33. Buy! Ryan AdamsCardinals III/IVPax-Am
34. Buy! Sub SwaraTriggersLow Motion
35. Buy! DeerhunterHalcyon Digest4AD
36. Buy! Best CoastCrazy For YouMexican Summer
37. Buy! Velella VelellaAtlantis MassifSelf-released
38. Buy! See Me RiverWhere Did We Go WrongAviation/Don't Stop Believin'
39. Buy! The MoondoggiesTidelandsHardly Art
40. Buy! StagThese Times Are Made For All Of UsSelf-released
41. Buy! The Head and the HeartThe Head and the HeartSelf-released
42. Buy! Sufjan StevensThe Age of AdzAsthmatic Kitty
43. Buy! HolleradoRecord in a BagRoyal Mountain
44. Buy! Shit RobotFrom the Cradle to the RaveDFA
45. Buy! The Radio Dept.Passive AggressiveLabrador
46. Buy! Steve Wynn & the Miracle 3Northern AggressionYep Roc
47. Buy! Radio CitizenHope and DespairUbiquity
48. Buy! GamesThat We Can PlayHippos in Tanks
49. Buy! Hanni El KhatibDead Wrong/Build. Destory. Rebuild.Innovative Leisure
50. Buy! LCD SoundsystemLondon SessionsDFA
51. Buy! HousesAll NightLefse
52. Buy! Tame ImpalaInnerSpeakerModular
53. Buy! WavvesKing of the BeachFat Possum
54. Buy! Macklemore x Ryan LewisThe Vs. Re-ReleaseSelf-released
55. Buy! silOHsShed Your Summer ShellSelf-released
56. Buy! Head Like A KiteDreams Suspend NightRoll Call
57. Buy! Eux AutresBroken BowBon Mots
58. Buy! Two Cow GarageSweet Saint MeSuburban Home
59. Buy! AfrocubismAfrocubismWorld Circuit/Nonesuch
60. Buy! Wild Wild GeeseSorry, EarthOdessa
61. Buy! Aloe BlaccGood ThingsStones Throw
62. Buy! Belle and SebastianWrite About LoveMatador
63. Buy! The RootsHow I Got OverDef Jam
64. Buy! Small BlackNew ChainJagjaguwar
65. Buy! JunipFieldsMute
66. Buy! The Black AngelsPhosphene DreamBlue Horizon
67. Buy! Summer BabesBabe SummerSelf-released
68. Buy! Kay Kay & His Weathered UndergroundIntroducing Kay Kay & His Weathered UndergroundBombs Over Bellevue
69. Buy! SportsSportsSelf-released
70. Buy! The Young EvilsEnchanted ChapelSelf-released
71. Buy! Cloud NothingsTurning OnCarpark
72. Buy! Blank DogsLand and FixedCaptured Tracks
73. Buy! (Various)Analog SoundtrackAnalog Africa
74. Buy! Phil WilsonGod Bless Jim KennedySlumberland
75. Buy! KotchyTwoDone Right
76. Buy! Olof ArnaldsInnundir SkinniOne Little Indian
77. Buy! Jonquil100 SunsDovecote
78. Buy! MaseratiPyramid of the SunTemporary Residence Ltd.
79. Buy! Bob DylanThe Witmark Demos 1962-1964 (The Bootleg Series Vol. 9)Columbia/Legacy
80. Buy! Thunderball12 Mile High ESL
81. Buy! (Various)The Reconstruction of Fivesn5MD
82. Buy! GlasserRingTrue Panther
83. Buy! Maximum BalloonMaximum BalloonDGC
84. Buy! No AgeEverything In BetweenSub Pop
85. Buy! Old 97'sThe Grand Theatre Volume OneNew West
86. Buy! Wolf ParadeExpo 86Sub Pop
87. Buy! Daniel G. Harmann & the Trouble StartsRiskBurning Building
88. Buy! SolventsForgive Yr. BloodBee Resin
89. Buy! Joseph GiantJoseph GiantSelf-released
90. Buy! LemoloWhale Song/Open AirSelf-released



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