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WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 02/18/18

  1. John Coltrane: Trane’s Slo Blues – Chasing Trane: The John Coltrane Documenatary (Impulse!, 2017)
  2. John Prine: Summer’s End – The Tree of Forgiveness (Oh Boy, 2018)
  3. Frank Turner: 1933 – Be More Kind (Xtra Mile, 2018)
  4. [György Kurtág, comp.] Andy Stevens, Sergei Vassiliev & Quattro Mani: Életút Lebenslauf, Op. 32 – Re-Structures (Bridge, 2017)
  5. Talking Heads: The Great Curve – The Name Of This Band Is Talking Heads (Sire, 1982)
  6. Warmduscher: Big Wilma – single (The Leaf Label, 2018)
  7. The Monochrome Set: I Feel Fine (Really) – Maisieworld (Tapete, 2018)
  8. Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five: The Message – The Message (Sugar Hill, 1982)
  9. Me’Shell NdegéOcello: May This Be Love – Bitter (Maverick, 1999)
  10. Jack White: Connected by Love – Boarding House Reach (Third Man/Columbia, 2018)
  11. Nils Petter Molvær: Mercury Heart – Baboon Moon (Thirsty Ear, 2011)
  12. The Isley Brothers: Work to Do – Brother, Brother, Brother (T-Neck, 1972)
  13. Ben Harper & Charlie Musselwhite: Found the One – No Mercy In This Land (Anti-, 2018)
  14. Ezra Furman: Love You So Bad – Transangelic Exodus (Bella Union, 2018)
  15. Prince: When You Were Mine – Dirty Mind (Warner Bros, 1980)
  16. The Jimi Hendrix Experience: Up From The Skies – Axis: Bold As Love (Warner Bros., 1967)
  17. Trés Oui: Séance – Poised to Flourish (Shrimper, 2018)
  18. Lonnie Liston Smith & the Cosmic Echoes: Sais (Egypt) – Cosmic Funk (Flying Dutchman, 1974)
  19. Fanfare Ciocarlia: Crayfish Hora – Onwards To Mars! (Asphalt Tango, 2016)
  20. Infamous Stringdusters: This Ol’ Building – Laws of Gravity (Compass, 2017)

This week’s chart data supplied by: Eric Cocks, howard thompson, KC Ryan, Kevin Gallagher, Rich Kaminsky, Rod Richardson, Steve Di Costanzo, Valerie Richardson

WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 02/11/18

  1. Amy Rigby: From Philip Roth to R Zimmerman – The Old Guys (Southern Domestic, 2018)
  2. Myrkur: The Serpent – Mareridt (Relapse, 2017)
  3. Kronos Quartet: The Beatitudes – The Music of Vladimir Martynov (Nonesuch, 2012)
  4. Ben Vaughn: Aqua Blue – Instrumental Stylings (Bar None, 1995/2017)
  5. Rory Gallagher: Too Much Alcohol – Irish Tour ’74 (Polydor, 1974)
  6. Savoy Brown: Close to Midnight – Witchy Feelin’ (Ruf, 2017)
  7. The Fall: Victoria – The Frenz Experiment (Beggars Banquet, 1988)
  8. They Might Be Giants: Let’s Get This Over With – I Like Fun (Idlewild, 2018)
  9. Rudresh Mahanthappa, Indo-Pak Coalition: Rasikapriya – Agrima (self-released 2017)
  10. Bob Marley & The Wailers: Who The Cap Fit – Rastaman Vibration (Island, 1976)
  11. Sunflower Bean: Crisis Fest – Twentytwo In Blue (Mom + Pop, 2018)
  12. Bernard Allison: Cruisin For A Bluesin – Let It Go (Ruf, 2018)
  13. Herczku Ágnes: Gyimesi Karszilamasz – Bandázom (Fonó Music Hall, 2014)
  14. Aruán Ortiz: Monochrome (Yubá) – Cubanism (Intakt, 2017)
  15. Brazilian Girls: Pirates – Let’s Make Love (Six Degrees, 2018)
  16. Victoria Vox: Psycho Killer – Her Jumping Flea (Obus, 2006)
  17. Salad Boys: Psych Slasher – This Is Glue (Trouble in Mind, 2018)
  18. Sirius Quartet: Underground Summer – Colors of the East (Autentico Music, 2015)
  19. 47SOUL: Sabah – Balfron Promise (Cooking Vinyl, 2018)
  20. Keith Jarrett: One for Majid (live) – After the Fall (ECM, 2018)

This week’s chart data supplied by: howard thompson, Joseph Celli, KC Ryan, Rich Kaminsky, Rob Silber, Rod Richardson, Valerie Richardson

WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 02/04/18

  1. Emily Duff: Shame – single (Mod Prom, 2018)
  2. Roberto Musci & Giovanni Venosta: Vientiane – Messages & Portraits (RéR Megacorp, 1990)
  3. Mélissa Laveaux: Angeli-ko – Radyo Siwèl EP (No Format!, 2018)
  4. Maarja Nuut: Kargus – Une Meeles (maarjanuut.com, 2016)
  5. Balls: Fight For My Country – single (Wizard, 1971)
  6. Sitcom Neighbor: Insomnia – Shag (Gravity Works, 2017)
  7. Brad Mehldau: Things Behind the Sun – Live in Tokyo (Nonesuch, 2003)
  8. Van Der Graaf Generator: Man-Erg – Pawn Hearts (Charisma, 1971)
  9. Kris Kristofferson: Slow Down – Please Don’t Tell Me How The Story Ends: The Publishing Demos 1968-72 (Light In The Attic, 2010)
  10. Joan As Police Woman: Tell Me – Damned Devotion (Play It Again Sam, 2018)
  11. The Cranberries: Linger – Everybody Else Is Doing It, So Why Can’t We? (Island, 1993)
  12. The Raveonettes: My Boyfriend’s Back – Pretty In Black (Columbia/The Orchard, 2005)
  13. Genya Ravan: Flying – Genya Ravan (Columbia, 1972)
  14. Billy Bragg: There Is Power In a Union – Talking With the Taxman About Poetry (Elektra, 1986)
  15. Re Niliu: Metitura – In A Cosmic Ear (Alfa, 2015)
  16. The Kinks: Scattered – Phobia (Columbia, 1993)
  17. Astroboter: Muzumantra – Form & Void (Psychedelic Dungeon, 2018)
  18. Janis Joplin: Mercedes Benz – Pearl (Columbia, 1971)
  19. Eels: The Deconstruction – The Deconstruction (E Works, 2018)
  20. Guy One: Yelmengere De La Gu’usi – #1 (Philophon, 2018)

This week’s chart data supplied by: Eric Cocks, howard thompson, Martha Nachman, Rod Richardson, Steve Di Costanzo, Valerie Richardson

WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 01/28/18

  1. Lucy Dacus: Night Shift – Historian (Matador, 2018)
  2. Joe: Tail Lift – single (Hessle Audio, 2017)
  3. Saeid Shanbehzadeh: Kalfat – Pour-Afrigha (Buda, 2016)
  4. Joji Hirota & Hiten Ryu Daiko: Akita Ondo – Japanese Drums (ARC Music, 2010)
  5. T. Rex: Metal Guru – The Slider (T. Rex/EMI, 1972)
  6. Tom Tom Club: L’elephant – Tom Tom Club (Sire, 2017)
  7. Mark Lanegan Band: Beehive – Gargoyle (Heavenly, 2017)
  8. Lhasa de Sela: De Cara a la Pared – Lhasa Live in Reykjavik (Audiogram, 2017)
  9. Diga Rhythm Band: Tal Mala – Diga (Rykodisc, 1990)
  10. Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers: Anything That’s Rock ‘n’ Roll – Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers (Shelter, 1976)
  11. Beth Hart & Joe Bonamassa: Black Coffee – Black Coffee (J & R Adventures, 2018)
  12. 47SOUL: Mo Light – Balfron Promise (Cooking Vinyl, 2018)
  13. Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five: The Adventures of Grandmaster Flash on the Wheels of Steel – The Message (Sugar Hill, 1982)
  14. William Hooker: Sirius Pt 2 – Wings – Shamballa (Duets w/Thurston Moore & Elliott Sharp) (Knitting Factory Works, 1993)
  15. Mr. Jukes: Leap of Faith (feat. De La Soul & Horace Andy) – God First (Island, 2017)
  16. Pham Doc Than: Morning In the Village – Vietnamese Traditional Dan Bau Music (Oliver Sudden Productions Inc., 2002)
  17. Ricky Byrd: Kicks – Clean Getaway (Recovery Troubador, 2017)
  18. Pete Wingfield: 18 With a Bullet – Eighteen With a Bullet (The Island Recordings) (Cherry Red, 2008)
  19. Michelle Malone: Just Getting Started – Slings & Arrows (SBS, 2018)
  20. Kristi Stassinopoulou: Amorgos Passage – The Secrets of the Rocks (Tinder, 2003)

This week’s chart data supplied by: Eric Cocks, howard thompson, Joseph Celli, Rob Silber, Rod Richardson, Steve Di Costanzo, Valerie Richardson

WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 01/21/18

  1. Glen Hansard: Roll On Slow – Between Two Shores (Anti-, 2018)
  2. Širom: Everything I Sow Is Fatal (Remix) – single (Glitterbeat, 2017)
  3. Jeremy Pinnell: Different Kind Of Love – Ties Of Blood And Affection (Sofaburn, 2017)
  4. Artemis Quartet: Come un Meccanismo Di Precisione – Ligeti String Quartets Nos 1 & 2 (Warner Classics, 2000)
  5. Nora Jane Struthers: Each Season – Champion (Blue Pig, 2017)
  6. Louis Armstrong & His Orchestra: (What Did I Do to Be So) Black and Blue – Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man 1923-1934 (Columbia, 1994)
  7. Gun Outfit: Strange Insistence – Out of Range (Paradise of Bachelors, 2017)
  8. Wolf Alice: Beautifully Unconventional – Visions Of A Life (Dirty Hit, 2017)
  9. Delaney and Bonnie: Never Ending Song Of Love – Motel Shot (ATCO, 1971)
  10. Jackson Browne: The Dreamer (feat. Los Cenzontles) – single (Inside, 2017)
  11. Annette Peacock: 7 Days – I’m the One (RCA Victor, 1972)
  12. Robert Wyatt: Speechless – Mid-Eighties (Gramavision, 1993)
  13. Marshall Crenshaw: Cynical Girl – Marshall Crenshaw (Warner Bros, 1982)
  14. Shame: Concrete – Songs of Praise (Dead Oceans, 2018)
  15. The Edwin Hawkins Singers: Oh Happy Day – single (Buddah, 1969)
  16. Gajek: Trockenmasse – ’17 (Monkeytown, 2017)
  17. David Byrne: Everybody’s Coming To My House – American Utopia (Nonesuch, 2018)
  18. Mimi Goese & Ben Neill: A Lovely Goodbye – Songs for Persephone (Ramseur, 2011)
  19. Tim Hecker: Balkanize You – Mirages (Alien8, 2004)
  20. The Allergies: Since You’ve Been Gone – Push On (Jalapeno, 2017)

This week’s chart data supplied by: Binnie Klein, Eric Cocks, howard thompson, Joseph Celli, KC Ryan, Martha Nachman, Rich Kaminsky, Rob Silber, Rod Richardson, Steve Di Costanzo, Valerie Richardson

WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 01/14/18

  1. Tim Berne’s Snakeoil: Hora Feliz – Incidentals (ECM, 2017)
  2. Gordon Minette: Das Morgenholz – The Alternative Schubertiade (Composers Recordings, 1999)
  3. Motörhead: The Hammer (live) – No Sleep ’Til Hammersmith (Bronze, 1981)
  4. Snapped Ankles: Jonny Guitar Calling Gosta Berlin – Come Play the Trees (The Leaf Label, 2017)
  5. Fred Raimondo: In Your Summer Dress – Little Flower (Narrow Lane, 2018)
  6. The Ebony Hillbillies: 5 Miles From Town – 5 Miles From Town (EH Music, 2017)
  7. tUnE-YArDs: Heart Attack – I can feel you creep into my private life (4AD, 2018)
  8. Ifriqiyya Electrique: Zuru el Haadi – El Maduulaa – Maaluuma – Rûwâhîne (Glitterbeat, 2017)
  9. Filastine + Nova: Glass Seagulls – Drapetomania (Jarring Effects, 2017)
  10. Calexico: End of the World With You – The Thread That Keeps Us (Anti-, 2018)
  11. Gang of Four: At Home He’s a Tourist – Entertainment (Warner Bros, 1979)
  12. Car Seat Headrest: Nervous Young Inhumans – Twin Fantasy (Matador, 2018)
  13. Led Zeppelin: What Is And What Never Should Be – The Complete BBC Sessions (Rhino/Atlantic, 1997)
  14. Kries: Zelena Lipa – Selo Na Okuke / Village Tracks (Riverboat, 2017)
  15. Sandcatchers: The Breathless Empty Morning – What We Found Along The Way (Chant, 2017)
  16. Henry Threadgill: Vivjanrondirkski – Carry the Day (Columbia, 1995)
  17. The Who: A Legal Matter – My Generation (Brunswick, 1966)
  18. Maldita Vecindad y Los Hijos del Quinto Patio: Pachuco – El Circo (BMG Int’l U.S. Latin, 1991)
  19. The Misfits: The Cockroach That Ate Cincinnati – Covered in Punk (Demented Punk, 2018)
  20. Sudha Raghunathan: Nee Irangayenil – Mohana Kalyani (Amutham Music, 1993)

This week’s chart data supplied by: Caroline Doctorow, howard thompson, Joseph Celli, Rich Kaminsky, Rod Richardson, Steve Di Costanzo, Valerie Richardson

WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 01/07/18

  1. Kwame Alexander: Take A Knee – (The Undefeated, 2017)
  2. The James Hunter Six: I Don’t Wanna Be Without You – Whatever It Takes (Daptone, 2018)
  3. Sudan Archives: Come Meh Way – Sudan Archives EP (Stones Throw, 2017)
  4. Dirtmusic: Bi De Sen Söyle – Bu Bir Ruya (Glitterbeat, 2018)
  5. Laurie Anderson & Kronos Quartet: We Learn to Speak yet Another Language – Landfall (Nonesuch, 2018)
  6. SAICOBAB: Naam Chuulo – Sab Se Purani Bab (Thrill Jockey, 2017)
  7. TootArd: Bayati Blues – Laissez Passer (Glitterbeat, 2017)
  8. Mott The Hoople: Momma’s Little Jewel – All The Young Dudes (Columbia, 1972)
  9. Femi Kuti: One People One World – One People One World (Knitting Factory, 2018)
  10. The Lost Bayou Ramblers: Sabine Turnaround – Kalenda (Rice Pump, 2017)
  11. Wendy Carlos: Midnight Sun – Sonic Seasonings/Land of the Midnight Sun (East Side Digital, 1998)
  12. The Fame-Beats: Watford Stomp – single (Wick, 2018)
  13. Nick Lowe: The Beast In Me – The Impossible Bird (Upstart, 1994)
  14. James Brown: Since You’ve Been Gone – Motherlode (Polydor, 1988)
  15. Calexico: Voices in the Field – The Thread That Keeps Us (Anti-, 2018)
  16. Ronnie Davis: Tradition Song – single (Hot Stuff, 1975)
  17. Bruce Cockburn: States I’m In – Bone on Bone (True North, 2017)
  18. Artemiy Artemiev: Finale – The Warning (Electroshock, 1993)
  19. Family: Broken Nose – Bandstand (Reprise, 1972)
  20. Chad & Jeremy: Sunstroke – The Ark (Columbia, 1968)

This week’s chart data supplied by: howard thompson, KC Ryan, Kevin Gallagher, Rich Kaminsky, Rod Richardson, Steve Di Costanzo, Valerie Richardson

WPKN’s Favourite Picks of the Year, 2017

Bob Anderson: “A Little Bit Of Everything


  • Brian Blade and the Fellowship Band: Body and Shadow (Blue Note)
  • Eminem: Revival (Shady/Aftermath)
  • JD McPherson: Undivided Heart and Soul (New West)
  • Los Straitjackets: What’s So Funny About Peace, Love and Los Straitjackets (Yep Roc)
  • Ornette Coleman: Celebrate Ornette (Song X)
  • Robert Plant: Carry Fire (Nonesuch)
  • Robyn Hitchcock: Robyn Hitchcock (Yep Roc)
  • Stanton Moore: With You in Mind (Cool Green)
  • Trombone Shorty: Parking Lot Symphony (Blue Note)
  • The War on Drugs: A Deeper Understanding (Atlantic)

Jason Bischoff-Wurstle “The Relay


  1. Various Artists: Mono No Aware (PAN)
  2. Headroom: Head In The Clouds (Trouble In Mind)
  3. Neil Young: Hitchhiker (Reprise)
  4. The Replacements: For Sale – Live at Maxwell’s 1986 (Sire/Rhino)
  5. Beach House: B-Sides and Rarities (Sub Pop)

Eric Cocks: “Connections


  • Cindy Lee Berryhill: The Adventurist (Omnivore)
  • Phoebe Bridgers: Stranger In The Alps (Dead Oceans)
  • Emily Duff: Maybe In The Morning (Mod Prom)
  • Bob Dylan: Triplicate (Columbia)
  • Gracie and Rachel: Gracie and Rachel (Gracie and Rachel)
  • Aimee Mann: Mental Illness (SuperEgo)
  • Juana Molina: Halo (Crammed Discs)
  • Jenny O.: Peace & Information (Holy Trinity)
  • Pugwash: Silverlake (Lojinx)
  • The War On Drugs: A Deeper Understanding (Atlantic)


  • Wolf Alice: Don’t Delete The Kisses – Visions Of A Life (Dirty Hit)
  • Dan Auerbach: Waiting On A Song – Waiting On A Song (Easy Eye Sound)
  • Cait Brennan: Catiebots Don’t Cry – Third (Omnivore)
  • Charlotte Gainsbourg: Deadly Valentine – Rest (Because Music)
  • Robyn Hitchcock: Time Coast – Robyn Hitchcock (Yep Roc)
  • Shelby Lynne & Allison Moorer: Not Dark Yet – Not Dark Yet (Silver Cross)
  • Laura Marling: Nothing, Not Nearly – Semper Femina (More Alarming)
  • Jenny O.: If You’re Lonely – Peace & Information (Holy Trinity)
  • Chris Price: Stop Talking – Stop Talking (Omnivore)
  • Kelley Ryan: Save Me – Telescope (Manatee)

Del “in Transition


  1. Son Volt: Notes of Blue (Transmit Sound)
  2. Queens of the Stone Age: Villains (Matador)
  3. Robert Plant: Carry Fire (Nonesuch)
  4. Little Steven: Soulfire (Wicked Cool)
  5. The Secret Sisters: You Don’t Own Me Anymore (New West)
  6. Robert Randolph & the Family Band: Got Soul (Dare/Masterworks)
  7. Emily Duff Band: Maybe in the Morning (Mod Prom)
  8. Otis: Eyes of the Sun (Purple Pyramid)
  9. Jesse Terry: Stargazer (Jackson Beach)
  10. Balkun Brothers: Devil on TV (DixieFrog)

Steve di Costanzo: “Radio Base Camp


  • Les Amazones d’Afrique: Republique Amazone (Real World)
  • Fever Ray: Plunge (Rabid)
  • Camilla George Quartet: Isang (Ubuntu)
  • Hurray For The Riff Raff: The Navigator (ATO)
  • Kendrick Lamar: DAMN. (Top Dawg)
  • LCD Soundsystem: American Dream (DFA)
  • Sampha: Process (Young Turks)
  • Various Artists: Let’s Go Down and Blow Our Minds: The British Psychedelic Sounds Of 1967 (Grapefruit)
  • Various Artists: Jesus Rocked The Jukebox: Small Group Black Gospel 1951-1965 (Craft)
  • Jane Weaver: Modern Kosmology (Fire)

Kevin Gallagher


  1. Rhiannon Giddens: Freedom Highway (Nonesuch)
  2. Thievery Corporation: The Temple of I & I (ESL Music)
  3. Frank Turner: Songbook (Xtra Mile)
  4. Eric Bibb: Migration Blues (DixieFrog)
  5. Trevor Sewell: Calling Nashville – An American Adventure (Trevor Sewell)
  6. Miles Mosley: Uprising (Verve)
  7. Dee Dee Bridgewater: Memphis… Yes, I’m Ready (Okeh)
  8. Louis Armstrong: The Decca Singles 1935-1946 (Verve Reissues)
  9. North Mississippi Allstars: Prayer for Peace (Songs of the South/Legacy)
  10. Marty Stuart & his Fabulous Superlatives: Way out West (Superlatone)

Rich Kaminsky: “Off-Beat


  1. Alex Lahey: I Love You Like a Brother (Dead Oceans)
  2. Bash & Pop: Anything Could Happen (Fat Possum)
  3. Motel Pines: A Sad History (Motel Pines)
  4. Tommy and the Rockets: Beer and Fun and Rock ’n’ Roll (Rocket Launch, Dk)
  5. Nathaniel Rateliff & the Night Sweats: Live at Red Rocks (Stax)
  6. The New English Beat feat. Ranking Roger: Bounce (DMF)
  7. Vandoliers: The Native (State Fair)
  8. Biznaga: Sentido del Espectáculo (Slovenly)
  9. Hüsker Dü: Savage Young Dü (Numero)
  10. Charly Bliss: Guppy (Barsuk)


  1. Alex Lahey: I Love You Like a Brother – I Love You Like a Brother (Dead Oceans)
  2. Sheer Mag: Expect the Bayonet – Need to Feel Your Love (Wilsuns)
  3. Dude York: Tonight – Sincerely (Hardly Art)
  4. Lisa Prank: Baby, Let Me Write Yr Lines – Adult Teen (Father/Daughter)
  5. Wolf Parade: You’re Dreaming – Cry Cry Cry (Sub Pop)
  6. Shinyribs: I Don’t Give a Shit – I Got Your Medicine (Mustard Lid)
  7. The Armstrongs (Tim & Billy Joe): If There was Ever a Time – single (Hellcat)
  8. Tommy and the Rockets: What Am I S’pose Ta Do – Beer and Fun and Rock ‘n’ Roll (Rocket Launch, Dk)
  9. Nick Normal: Love Gum – PDX Pop Now 2017 (none)
  10. Chicano Batman: This Land is Your Land – single (CD Baby)

Binnie Klein: “A Miniature World


  • Alvvays: Antisocialites (Polyvinyl)
  • Björk: Utopia (One Little Indian)
  • Fleet Foxes: Crack-Up (Nonesuch)
  • Half-Waif: form/a (Cascine)
  • Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith: The Kid (Western Vinyl)
  • Moby & the Void Pacific Choir: More Fast Songs About the Apocalypse (Little Idiot/Mute)
  • The National: Sleep Well Beast (4AD)
  • Perfume Genius: No Shape (Matador)
  • Sylvan Esso: What Now (Loma Vista)
  • The War on Drugs: A Deeper Understanding (Atlantic)


  • Half Waif: Frost Burn – form/a (Cascine)
  • Highasakite: Golden Ticket – Camp Echo (Propeller)
  • Plaid: Do Matter – The Digging Remedy (Warp)

Martha Willette Lewis: “Live Culture


  1. LCD Soundsystem: American Dream (DFA/Columbia)
  2. Nadine Shah: Holiday Destination (1965)
  3. Various Artists: T2 Trainspotting (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) (Interscope)
  4. Hans Zimmer, Benjamin Wallfisch: Blade Runner 2049 (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) (Epic)
  5. Wolf Alice: Visions of a Life (Dirty Hit/RCA)
  6. Mavis Staples: If All I Was Was Black (Anti-)
  7. Blondie: Pollinator (BMG)
  8. Beck: Colors (Fonograf/Capitol)
  9. Diana Krall: Turn Up The Quiet (Verve)
  10. Queens of the Stone Age: Villains (Matador)


  1. LCD Soundsystem: Oh Baby – American Dream (DFA/Columbia)
  2. Ezra Furman: Love You So Bad – Transangelic Exodus (Bella Union)
  3. Nadine Shah: Holiday Destination – Holiday Destination (1965)
  4. Wolf Alice: Sky Musings – Visions of a Life (Dirty Hit/RCA)
  5. Nadine Shah: Place Like This – Holiday Destination (1965)
  6. Curtis Harding: Need Your Love – Face Your Fear (Anti-)
  7. Queens of the Stone Age: The Way You Used To Do – Villians (Matador)
  8. High Contrast: Shotgun Mouthwash – T2 Trainspotting (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) (Interscope)
  9. Blondie: Long Time – Pollinator (BMG)
  10. Foo Fighters: La Dee Da – Concrete and Gold (Roswell/RCA)

Michelle Morgan


  1. Allison Crutchfield: Tourist In This Town (Merge)
  2. Hurray for the Riff Raff: The Navigator (ATO)
  3. Mount Kimble: Love What Survives (Warp)
  4. Liars: TFCF (Mute)
  5. Nicole Atkins: Goodnight Rhonda Lee (Single Lock)
  6. LCD Soundsystem: American Dream (DFA/Columbia)
  7. Jesca Hoop: Memories Are Now (Sub Pop)
  8. Aldous Harding: Party (4AD)
  9. The Wild Reeds: The World We Built (Dualtone)
  10. Mount Eerie: A Crow Looked at Me (P.W. Elverum & Sun)

Mark Mushin: “Monday Morning Music


  1. Jay Jesse Johnson Band: Down the Hard Road (Git Real)
  2. Mindi Abair and the Boneshakers: The EastWest Sessions (Mindi Abair and the Boneshakers)
  3. Jeff Fetterman: 9 Miles to Nowhere (Green Tea)
  4. Casey Hensley: Live (feat. Laura Chavez) (VizzTone)
  5. Alastair Greene: Dream Train (Rip Cat)
  6. Vanessa Collier: Meeting My Shadow (Ruf)
  7. Coco Montoya: Hard Truth (Alligator)
  8. Hurricane Ruth: Ain’t Ready For The Grave (Hurricane Ruth)
  9. Jeff McCarty: Step Out (Whiskey Bayou)
  10. Heather Newman: Burn Me Alive (VizzTone)


  1. Antry: Borrowed Angels – Devil Don’t Care (Tres Lobas)
  2. Jay Jesse Johnson: Tears Of The Angels – Down The Hard Road (Git Real)
  3. Jeff McCarty: Angel Fly – Step Out (Whiskey Bayou)
  4. Aaron Keylock: Just One Question – Cut Against The Grain (Provogue)
  5. Carolyn Wonderland: She Wants To Know – Moon Goes Missing (Home)
  6. Sean Webster: Start Again – Leave Your Heart At The Door (KNM)
  7. Davide Pannozzo: Six Wires – Unconditional Love (Unconditional Love Global Publishing)
  8. Sean Chambers: Trouble And Whiskey – Trouble And Whiskey (American Showplace)
  9. Percy Fairweather & The Storm: When You Love Somebody – Reign Of Blues (Southstar)
  10. Kelly Z: You Are My Sunshine – Rescue (Kelly’s Lot)

Martha Nachman: “The Music Never Stopped


  1. Dan Auerbach: Waiting On A Song (Easy Eye Sound)
  2. JD McPherson: Undivided Heart and Soul (New West)
  3. Langhorne Slim: Lost At Last, Vol. 1 (Dualtone)
  4. Cage The Elephant: Unpeeled (RCA)
  5. Rhiannon Giddens: Freedom Highway (Nonesuch)
  6. Hurray For The Riff Raff: The Navigator (ATO)
  7. Jack Johnson: All The Light Above It Too (Brushfire)
  8. Nicole Atkins: Goodnight Rhonda Lee (Single Lock)
  9. Lukas Nelson & Promise Of The Real: Lukas Nelson & Promise Of The Real (Fantasy)
  10. Margo Price: All American Made (Third Man)


  1. Portugal The Man: Feel It Still – Woodstock (Atlantic)
  2. JD McPherson: Bloodhound Rock – Undivided Heart and Soul (New West)
  3. Langhorne Slim: House of My Soul (You Light the Rooms) – Lost At Last, Vol. 1 (Dualtone)
  4. Dan Auerbach: Never In My Wildest Dreams – Waiting On A Song (Easy Eye Sound)
  5. Nicole Atkins: A Little Crazy – Goodnight Rhonda Lee (Single Lock)
  6. Yonder Mountain String Band: Dancing In The Moonlight – Love. Ain’t Love (Frog Pad)
  7. Hurray For The Riff Raff: Finale – The Navigator (ATO)
  8. Kevin Morby: City Music – City Music (Dead Oceans)
  9. Preservation Hall Jazz Band: Mad – So It Is (Legacy)
  10. Rhiannon Giddens: Hey Be’be’ – Freedom Highway (Nonesuch)

★ Honorary Programmer ★ President Barack Obama ★


  • J Balvin & Willy William: Mi Gente – single (Scorpio)
  • Camila Cabello: Havana (feat. Young Thug) – single (Syco/Epic)
  • Daniel Caesar: Blessed – Freudian (Golden Child)
  • Brandi Carlile: The Joke – By The Way, I Forgive You (New Elektra)
  • Chance the Rapper: First World Problems (feat. Daniel Caesar): (the Late Show w/Stephen Colbert)
  • Andra Day: Rise Up – Cheers to the Fall (Buskin)
  • DJ Khaled: Wild Thoughts (feat. Rihanna & Bryson Tiller) – Grateful (We The Best/Epic)
  • Jay-Z: Family Feud (feat. Beyoncé) – 4:44 (Roc Nation)
  • Kendrick Lamar: Humble – Damn (Aftermath/Interscope)
  • Les Amazones d’Afrique: La Dame et Ses Valises – République Amazone (Real World)
  • French Montana: Unforgettable (feat. Swae Lee) – Jungle Rules (Bad Boy)
  • The National: The System Only Dreams in Total Darkness – Sleep Well Beast (4AD)
  • Frank Ocean: Chanel – single (Blonded)
  • Portugal. The Man: Feel It Still – Woodstock (Atlantic)
  • Travis Scott: Butterfly Effect – DMC Cool Grooves 29 (DMC)
  • Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings: Matter of Time – Soul of a Woman (Daptone)
  • Mavis Staples: Little Bit – If All I Was Was Black (Anti-)
  • Chris Stapleton: Millionaire – From a Room Vol. 2 (Mercury)
  • Harry Styles: Sign of the Times – Harry Styles (Columbia)
  • SZA: Broken Clocks – Ctrl (Top Dawg)
  • U2: Ordinary Love (Extraordinary Mix) – Songs of Experience (Island)
  • Bruce Springsteen: Born in the U.S.A. (Blues version on Broadway)

Rick Petrone: “The Jazz Sound

Songs, Instrumentals

  1. Charles Lloyd: Sombrero Sam – I Long To See You (Blue Note)
  2. Hudson (feat. Jack deJohnette, Larry Grenadier, John Medeski & John Scofield): Tony Then Jack – Hudson (Motéma)
  3. Kurt Elling: Los Angeles (Moose The Mooche) – The Passion of Parker (Impulse)
  4. Christian McBride: Full House – Bringin’ It (Mack Avenue)
  5. Eliane Elias: Copacabana – Dance of Time (Concord Jazz)
  6. Christian Sands: Armando’s Song – Reach (Mack Avenue)
  7. Cyrus Chestnut: Rhythm-A-Ning – There’s a Sweet, Sweet Spirit(High Note)
  8. Nicki Parrott: Peel Me A Grape – Dear Blossom (Arbors)
  9. Terence Blanchard: Jackie In the Rain – The Comedian (Blue Note)
  10. Harold Mabern: The Gigolo – To Love And Be Loved (Smoke Sessions)

Rod Richardson: “Radio Nothing


  1. Kries: Selo Na Okuke / Village Tracks (Riverboat)
  2. Filastine & Nova: Drapetomania (Jarring Effects)
  3. The Bombay Royale: Run Kitty Run (Hope Street)
  4. Omar Souleyman: To Syria With Love (Mad Decent)
  5. Amir ElSaffar Rivers Of Sound: Not Two (New Amsterdam)
  6. Tiokasin Ghosthorse: From The Continuum (Ghosthorse)
  7. Miriodor: Signal 9 (Cuneiform)
  8. Moebius Story Leidecker: Familiar (Bureau B)
  9. Ifriqiyya Electrique: Rûwâhîne (Glitterbeat)
  10. Amadou & Mariam: La Confusion (Because)


  1. Kries: Buj Buja – Selo Na Okuke / Village Tracks (Riverboat)
  2. Sparks: Hippopotamus – Hippopotamus (BMG)
  3. Hamell On Trial: Safe – Tackle Box (New West)
  4. The Bombay Royale: Gunslinger’s Lullaby – Run Kitty Run (Hope Street)
  5. South City Second Brother: Good Girl – Lost In China (Riverboat)
  6. Filastine & Nova: Perbatasan – Drapetomania (Jarring Effects)
  7. Tiokasin Ghosthorse: Iceman Meltith – From The Continuum (Ghosthorse)
  8. Omar Souleyman: Ya Bnayya – To Syria With Love (Mad Decent)
  9. Re-TROS: Red Rum Aviv – Before The Applause (Modern Sky Entertainment)
  10. Matias Aguayo & The Desdemonas: Nervous – Sofarnopolis (Crammed)

Valerie Richardson: “Radio Something


  • Beth Ditto: Fake Sugar (Virgin)
  • Canzoniere Grecanico Salentino: Canzoniere (Ponderosa Music)
  • Hamell On Trial: Tackle Box (New West)
  • Juana Molina: Halo (Crammed Discs)
  • Lys Guillorn & Her Band: I’m a Boy E.P. (Little Cowgirl)
  • Meklit: When the People Move, the Music Moves Too (Six Degrees)
  • Oumou Sangaré: Mogoya (No Format)
  • Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings: Soul of a Woman (Daptone)
  • Slow Joe & the Ginger Accident: Let Me Be Gone (Musique Sauvage)
  • Valerie June: The Order of Time (Concord)


  • Asaf Avidan: The Study on Falling – The Study on Falling (Telmavar)
  • Becca Stevens: The Muse (feat. David Crosby) – Regina (GroundUP Music)
  • Chris Elliott: Star Trek, Star Wars, And The Holy Bible – Chris Elliot (Chris Elliot)
  • Hamell On Trial: Dance Til the Sobbing Stops – Tackle Box (New West)
  • Jesca Hoop: The Lost Sky – Memories Are Now (Sub Pop)
  • Les Amazones d’Afrique: I Play the Kora – République Amazone (Real World)
  • Mavis Staples: We Go High – If All I Was Was Black (Anti-)
  • Mikata: Trouble! – single (Self)
  • OTTiLiE [B]: Lé la (feat. Christine Salem) – :passage: (Internexterne)
  • Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings: Rumors – Soul of a Woman (Daptone)

KC Ryan


  • Joy Askew: Queen Victoria (Joy Askew)
  • Dave Bennett: Blood Moon (Mack Avenue)
  • Beth Hart: Fire On The Floor (Provogue)
  • Chris Hillman: Bidin’ My Time (New Rounder)
  • The Nields with Ben Demerath: Joy To The World (The Nields with Ben Demerath)
  • Ranky Tanky: Ranky Tanky (Resilience Music)
  • Buffy Sainte-Marie: Medicine Songs (True North)
  • Ben Sidran: Picture Him Happy (Nardis Music)
  • Omar Sosa & Seckou Keita: Transparent Water (World Village)
  • Lucinda Williams: This Sweet Old World (Highway 20)


  • Bedouine: Heart Take Flight – Bedouine (Spacebomb)
  • Chris Hillman: Wildflowers – Bidin’ My Time (Rounder)
  • Michael Nesmith: Joanne – Infinite Tuesday: Autobiographical Riffs – The Music (Rhino)
  • The Nields: Tyrants Always Fall – single (The Nields)
  • The Nields w/Ben Demerath: Jesus Was a Refugee – Joy To The World (The Nields and Ben Demerath)
  • Buffy Sainte-Marie: Power In The Blood – Medicine Songs (True North)
  • Ben Sidran: I Might Be Wrong – Picture Him Happy (Nardis Music)
  • Omar Sosa & Seckou Keita: Tama-Tama – Transparent Water (Otá Records)
  • Lucinda Williams: This Sweet Old World – This Sweet Old World (Highway 20)
  • Neil Young & Promise of the Real: Already Great – The Visitor (Reprise)

Justin Shay: “JMS Jams

Cassette Albums

  • Ana & Ina: On Dockweiler Beach (Constellation Tatsu)
  • Alex Crispin: Idle Worship (Sounds Of The Dawn)
  • Curved Light: Reversion (Atlantic Rhythms)
  • Forest Walker: UV Sea (Constellation Tatsu)
  • Jefre Cantu-Ledesma: On The Echoing Green (Mexican Summer)
  • Gregg Kowalsky: L’Orange, L’Orange (Mexican Summer)
  • Jon Porras: Tokonoma (Geographic North)
  • Sunmoonstar: The Great Barrier Reef (Sounds Of The Dawn)
  • Utica: Utica (Life Like)
  • Wave Temples: Isle Enchanted (Not Not Fun)

Rob Silber: “Rock Therapy


  1. Little Steven: Soulfire (Wicked Cool)
  2. Samantha Fish: Chills & Fever (Ruf)
  3. Willie Nile: Positively Bob – Songs Of Bob Dylan (River House)
  4. Southern Avenue: Southern Avenue (Concord)
  5. R.A.D.A.R.: Back To Broke (Radar)
  6. Garland Jeffries: 14 Steps To Harlem (Luna Park)
  7. Alice Cooper: Paranormal (Ear Music)
  8. Hamell On Trial: Tacklebox (New West)
  9. Cheap Trick: We’re All Alright! (Big Machine)
  10. Chuck Berry: Chuck (Dualtone)


  1. Todd Rundgren: Tin Foil Hat (feat. Donald Fagen) – White Knight (Cleopatra)
  2. Little Steven: Soulfire – Soulfire (Wicked Cool)
  3. Ray Davies: Poetry – Americana (Legacy)
  4. Soraia: Why – Dead Reckoning (Wicked Cool)
  5. Steve Conte: Gimme, Gimme Rockaway – single (Wicked Cool)
  6. Alice Cooper: Genuine American Girl – Paranormal (Ear Music)
  7. Willie Nile: Blowin’ In The Wind – Positively Bob: Songs Of Bob Dylan (River House)
  8. Samantha Fish: Chills & Fever – Chills & Fever (Ruf)
  9. Chuck Berry: Lady B. Goode – Chuck (Dualtone)
  10. Jesse Malin: Meet Me at the End of the World – Meet Me at the End of the World E.P. (Velvet Elk)

Bruce Swan: “Music My Mother Would Not Like


  1. Dangermuffin: Heritage (Dangermuffin Music)
  2. Jesse Terry: Stargazer (Jackson Beach)
  3. Davy Knowles: 1932 E.P.
  4. Charlie Parr: Dog (Red House)
  5. Joe Jenks: Poets, Philosophers, Workers and Wanderers (Joe Jenks)
  6. Paula Boggs Band: Elixir, The Soul Grass Sessions (Boggs Media)
  7. The Meadow Brothers: Truth (Side Porch)
  8. Mama’s Broke: Count The Wicked (Mamas Broke)
  9. Chuck McDermott: Gin and Rosewater (Chuck McDermott)
  10. Magpie: When We Stand Together (Long Tail)

howard thompson: “PURE


  • Alan Vega: It (Fader)
  • Andy Fairweather Low & the Low Riders: Listen Here (Low Rider)
  • Dan Baird & Homemade Sin: Rollercoaster (JCPL)
  • Delbert McClinton & Self-Made Men: Prick of the Litter (Hot Shot)
  • Flor de Toloache: Las Caras Lindas (Chulo)
  • The Hempolics: Kiss, Cuddle & Torture Volume 1 (Shark Free)
  • Juana Molina: Halo (Crammed Discs)
  • Lost Bayou Ramblers: Kalenda (Rice Pump)
  • Martin Rev: Demolition 9 (Atlas Realisations)
  • Takotsubo Men: 3rd Of 4 (A Tak A Tak A Tak)


  1. Gene Casey: Tony Joe White – Guitar In The Rain (Gene Casey)
  2. JD McPherson: Crying’s Just A Thing You Do – Undivided Heart And Soul (New West)
  3. The Red Propellers: Sandi Says – No Reprieve (longblackcoat)
  4. Garbage: No Horses – single (Stun Volume)
  5. Bobby Bare: I Drink – Things Change (BFD)
  6. Motörhead: Heroes – Under Cöver (Motörhead)
  7. LCD Soundsystem: Call The Police – American Dream (DFA)
  8. Gwyneth Glyn: Cwlwm – Tro (bendigedig)
  9. Flamin’ Groovies: Lonely Hearts – Fantastic Plastic (Severn)
  10. The Reverse Cowgirls: Lost Tribes – Ride Into The Sun E.P. (The Reverse Cowgirls)

WPKN Programmers’ 2016 Top 10’s

WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 12/17/17

  1. Samantha Fish: American Dream – Belle Of The West (Ruf, 2017)
  2. The Red Propellers: Shatter the Glass – single (The Red Propellers, 2014)
  3. Laura Perrudin: Le poison – Poisons & Antidotes (Volatine, 2017)
  4. Joel Paterson: Jingle Bell Rock – Hi-Fi Christmas Guitar (Bloodshot, 2017)
  5. Waxahatchee: Silver – Out in the Storm (Merge, 2017)
  6. Tickmayer Formatio: Nervous Rehearsal II – Wilhelm Dances MCMXCII (ReR Megacorp, 1993)
  7. Lisa Germano: Cry Wolf – Geek the Girl (4AD, 1994)
  8. Kate Tempest: Let Them Speak Chaos (excerpt) (Caroline Int’l, 2017)
  9. Francis and the Lights: See Her Out (That’s Just Life) – Farewell, Starlite! (KTTF, 2016)
  10. Daniele Luppi & Parquet Courts: Talisa (ft. Karen O) – Milano (30th Century/Columbia, 2017)
  11. Pugwash: The Perfect Summer – Silverlake (Lojinx, 2017)
  12. Frank Turner: Photosynthesis – Songbook (Xtra Mile, 2017)
  13. Patti Smith: People Have The Power – Dream Of Life (Arista, 1988)
  14. Ronnie Earl & the Broadcasters: Southside Stomp – The Luckiest Man (Stony Plain, 2017)
  15. Neil Young & Promise of the Real: Almost Always – The Visitor (Reprise, 2017)
  16. Nicole Atkins: A Little Crazy – Good Night Rhonda Lee (Single Lock, 2017)
  17. Gamelan Semar Pegulingan: Tabuh Gari – Gamelan Of The Love God (Nonesuch, 1972)
  18. Hey Violet: Break My Heart – From the Outside (Hi Or Hey, 2017)
  19. Regina Spektor: 20 Years of Snow – Begin to Hope (Sire, 2006)
  20. Andreas Spechtl: Hidden Homes – Thinking About Tomorrow, And How To Build It (Bureau B, 2017)

This week’s chart data supplied by: Binnie Klein, Eric Cocks, howard thompson, KC Ryan, Kevin Gallagher, Martha Nachman, Rich Kaminsky, Rob Silber, Rod Richardson, Valerie Richardson

WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 12/10/17

  1. Redi Hasa & Maria Mazzotta: Capufrisca – Novilunio (Ponderosa, 2017)
  2. Jonathan Bree: You’re So Cool – single (Lil’ Chief, 2017)
  3. Neil Young: Already Great – The Visitor (Reprise, 2017)
  4. Tiokasin Ghosthorse: Iceman Comyth – From The Continuum (Ghosthorse, 2017)
  5. The Nields: Tyrants Always Fall – single (The Neilds, 2017)
  6. The Beatles: Tomorrow Never Knows – Revolver (Parlophone, 1966)
  7. Sandy Cressman: Para Hermeto – Entre Amigos (Cressman Music, 2017)
  8. Meatraffle: ‘Ndrangheta Allotment – single (Drastic Decline, 2015)
  9. Zappa: Stuff Up The Cracks – Greasy Love Songs (Zappa, 2010)
  10. M. Sani Burhan: Dayung Duabelas – Melayu Music of Sumatra & the Riau Islands (Smithsonian Folkways, 1996)
  11. Tune-Yards: ABC 123 – I can feel you creep into my private life (4AD, 2018)
  12. Frank Zappa: Murder by Numbers (w/Sting) – Broadway the Hard Way (Rykodisc, 1988)
  13. Lin Sheng & Gao Hong: Dragon Boat – Hunting Eagles Catching Swans (International Friendship Through the Performing Arts, 1996)
  14. Jesse Terry: Trouble In My Head – Stargazer (Jackson Beach, 2017)
  15. Peppy Castro: Shake – Single (746284 DK, 2017)
  16. Filastine and Nova: Perbatasan – Drapetomania (Jarring Effects, 2017)
  17. St. Vincent: Slow Disco – Masseduction (Loma Vista, 2017)
  18. Johnny Rivers: Summer Rain – Realization (Imperial, 1967)
  19. Angel Olsen: Sister – My Woman (Jagjaguwar, 2016)
  20. Frank Zappa: Dead Girls of London (feat. Van Morrison) – The Frank Zappa Aaafnraaaaam Birthday Bundle (Zappa, 2011)

This week’s chart data supplied by: Binnie Klein, David Golden, Eric Cocks, howard thompson, Joseph Celli, KC Ryan, Rob Silber, Rod Richardson, Steve Di Costanzo, Valerie Richardson

WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 12/03/17

  1. Sherman Irby & Momentum: Racine – Cerulean Canvas (BWR, 2017)
  2. Matias Aguayo & The Desdemonas: Boogie Drums – Sofarnopolis (Crammed, 2017)
  3. Björk: Blissing Me – Utopia (One Little Indian, 2017)
  4. Talip Ozkan: Karislama – Mysteries of Turkey (Music of the World, 1990)
  5. Bette Smith: Jetlagger – Jetlagger (Big Mess, 2017)
  6. Andreas Spechtl: The Age of Ghost – Thinking About Tomorrow, And How To Build It (Bureau B, 2017)
  7. The Cramps: Shortnin’ Bread – Stay Sick! (Big Beat [UK], 1994)
  8. Aztec Two-Step: One Hundred Thousand Bands – Naked (Red Engine, 2017)
  9. Raphaël Imbert & Co: Make That Guitar Talk – Music Is My Home, Act 1 (Jazz Village, 2016)
  10. Freddie Hubbard: Little Sunflower – Backlash (Atlantic, 1967)
  11. Paris Combo: L’avenir incertain du Titanic – Living-Room (Tinder, 2000)
  12. Musicians of the National Dance Co. of Cambodia: Leng Suan – Homrong (Real World, 1991)
  13. Alan Vega, Alex Chilton & Ben Vaughn: Fat City – Cubist Blues (Light in the Attic, 2015)
  14. Jesse Malin: Meet Me At The End Of The World – Meet Me At The End Of The World EP (One Little Indian, 2017)
  15. The Antwinettes: Kill It – The Incredibly Strange Record Club (Righteous, 2014)
  16. Lee Hazelwood: If It’s A Monday Morning – Requiem For An Almost Lady (Light in the Attic, 2017)
  17. Charlie Feathers: Wild, Wild Party – single (Memphis, 1961)
  18. Carla Bruni: Crazy (feat. Willie Nelson) – French Touch (Universal, 2017)
  19. Wood Brothers: Sing About It – The Muse (Indirecto, 2013)
  20. David Rawlings: Come On Over My House – Poor David’s Almanack (Acony, 2017)

This week’s chart data supplied by: David Golden, howard thompson, Joseph Celli, KC Ryan, Martha Nachman, Rob Silber, Rod Richardson, Steve Di Costanzo, Valerie Richardson

WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 11/26/17

  1. Headroom: Flower of Light – Head in the Clouds (Trouble in Mind, 2017)
  2. ESPRIT: You’re In Love – 200% Electronica (100% Electronica, 2017)
  3. Cindy Wilson: Brother – Change (Kill Rock Stars, 2017)
  4. U Ba Than: The Lady Who Loves Variety Shows – The Myanmar Xylophone (Yinmar, 2002)
  5. Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings: Matter Of Time – Soul Of A Woman (Daptone, 2017)
  6. Balkan Beat Box: Kum Kum (feat. A-WA) (Shazalakazoo Remix) – Kum Kum (feat. A-WA) [Remixes] (Digital Monkey, 2017)
  7. Tom Waits: Jersey Girl – Anthology of Tom Waits (Asylum, 1985)
  8. Dixie Chicks: Not Ready To Make Nice – Taking The Long Way (Open Wide/Columbia, 2006)
  9. Victor Rice: Motion Study I – Smoke (Easy Star, 2017)
  10. Conspiracy of Owls: A Silver Song – Conspiracy of Owls (Burger, 2010)
  11. Steve Conte: Gimme Gimme Rockaway – single (Wicked Cool, 2017)
  12. Ariel Pink: Bubblegum Dreams – Dedicated to Bobby Jameson (Mexican Summer, 2017)
  13. John Cale: Half Past France – Paris 1919 (Reprise, 1973)
  14. Suicide: Keep Your Dreams – Suicide (Blast First, 1998)
  15. Minimal Compact: Ararat – Lowlands Flight [Made to Measure Vol. 10] (Crammed, 1987)
  16. Tim Story: The Lure Of Silence – Glass Green (Windham Hill, 1987)
  17. Pauline Anna Strom: Gossamer Silk – Trans-Millenia Music (RVNGIntl., 2017)
  18. Jimmy Cliff: Sitting In Limbo – The Harder They Come (Island, 1972)
  19. Hüsker Dü: Insects Rule the World – Savage Young Dü (Numero, 2017)
  20. Pham duc Thanh: The Moving Cloud – Vietnamese Traditional Dan Bau Music (Oliver Sudden Prod., 2002)

This week’s chart data supplied by: Eric Cocks, howard thompson, Joseph Celli, Justin Shay, KC Ryan, Rich Kaminsky, Rob Silber, Rod Richardson, Steve Di Costanzo