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!earshot charts - may 2009 - top 200

Asterisk (*) denotes Canadian artists. All !earshot charts in this issue reflect actual airplay on campus/community stations during the month of May 2009. Charts are weighted according to broadcast range and market size. To view older charts from as far back as 1999, go to our charts archive.

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Rank Artist Title Label
1 Metric * Fantasies Last Gang
2 Pink Mountaintops * Outside Love Jagjaguwar
3 Joel Plaskett * Three MapleMusic
4 Julie Doiron * I Can Wonder What You Did With Your Day Endearing
5 Junior Boys * Begone Dull Care Domino
6 Immaculate Machine * High on Jackson Hill Mint
7 Mstrkrft * Fist Of God Last Gang
8 Great Lake Swimmers * Lost Channels Nettwerk
9 Yeah Yeah Yeahs It's Blitz! Universal / Dress Up
10 Shout Out Out Out Out * Reintegration Time Normals Welcome
11 Japandroids * Post-Nothing Unfamiliar
12 Neko Case Middle Cyclone Anti-
13 Propagandhi * Supporting Caste Smallman
14 Swan Lake * Enemy Mine Jagjaguwar
15 Gentleman Reg * Jet Black Arts & Crafts
16 King Khan And The Shrines What Is?! Vice
17 Handsome Furs * Face Control Sub Pop
18 Patrick Watson * Wooden Arms Secret City
19 Attack In Black * Years (By One Thousand Fingertips) Dine Alone
20 PJ Harvey & John Parish A Woman A Man Walked By Island
21 Bat For Lashes Two Suns Astralwerks
22 The Decemberists The Hazards Of Love Capitol EMI
23 The Ghost Is Dancing * Battles On Sonic Unyon
24 DD/MM/YYYY * Black Square We Are Busy Bodies
25 Thunderheist * Thunderheist Big Dada
26 Various SCORE! 20 Years Of Merge Records: The Covers Merge
27 Neil Young * Fork In The Road Reprise
28 Obits I Blame You Sub Pop
29 Bell Orchestre * As Seen Through Windows Arts & Crafts
30 Barzin * Notes To An Absent Lover Monotreme
31 Paper Moon * Only During Thunderstorms Endearing
32 Royksopp Junior EMI
33 Black Dice Repo Paw Tracks
34 Dan Deacon Bromst CarPark
35 Crystal Antlers Tentacles Touch And Go
36 Dog Day * Concentration Outside
37 Years * Years Arts & Crafts
38 The Thermals Now We Can See Kill Rock Stars
39 John Doe and The Sadies Country Club Outside
40 Booker T. Potato Hole Anti-
41 The Black Lips 200 Million Thousand Vice
42 Lhasa * Lhasa Audiogram
43 Hey Ocean! * It's Easier To Be Somebody Else Pop Machine
44 A.C. Newman * Get Guilty Last Gang/Matador
45 Akron/Family Set 'Em Wild, Set 'Em Free Dead Oceans
46 Torngat * La Petite Nicole Alien8
47 Apostle Of Hustle * Eats Darkness Arts & Crafts
48 Easy Star All Stars Easy Star's Lonely Hearts Dub Band Easy Star
49 Various Eccentric Soul: Smart's Palace Numero Group
50 The Burning Hell * Baby Weewerk

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Rank Artist Title Label
51 The Coathangers Scramble Suicide Squeeze
52 The Get Down * Dirty Power Transistor 66
53 Maybe Smith * Another Murder In The Morning Sir, Handsome
54 Woods Songs of Shame Shrimper
55 Mastodon Crack The Skye Warner
56 K'Naan * Troubador A&M
57 Slim Twig * Contempt! Paper Bag
58 Ramblin' Jack Elliott A Stranger Here Anti-
59 Superchunk Leaves In The Gutter Merge
60 Romi Mayes * Achin In Yer Bones Independent
61 Shotgun Jimmie * Still Jimmie You've Changed
62 Green Go * Borders Pheremone
63 Camera Obscura My Maudlin Career 4AD
64 The Vaselines Enter the Vaslines Sub Pop
65 The Bicycles * Oh No It's Love Fuzzy Logic
66 United Steel Workers Of Montreal * Three On The Tree Weewerk
67 Various * CKUW Uncovered Independent
68 M. Ward Hold Time Merge
69 Olenka And The Autumn Lovers * Olenka And The Autumn Lovers Independent
70 Telekinesis Telekinesis! Merge
71 Black Diamond Bay * Calm Awaits Independent
72 Wavves Wavvves Fat Possum
73 Acid Mothers Temple & Melting Paraiso UFO Lord of the Underground Vishnu and the Magic Elixir Alien8
74 B.A. Johnston * Stairway To Hamilton Just Friends
75 Prefuse 73 Everything She Touched Turned Ampexian Warp
76 Electroluminescent * Measures Black Mountain Music
77 Chain & The Gang Down With Liberty...Up With Chains! K
78 Oh My Darling * Oh My Darling Independent
79 Rudeboy * 2 Independent
80 The Gruesomes * Gruesomania Ricochet Sound
81 Bill Callahan Sometimes I Wish We Were An Eagle Drag City
82 Peter Bjorn and John Living Thing StarTime
83 Strange Boys And Girls Club In The Red
84 Doves Kingdom Of Rust Astralwerks
85 The Handsome Family Honey Moon Mint
86 Meatdraw * Fin Du Monophone Independent
87 The Von Bondies Love, Hate, And Then There's You Shout Factory
88 Tim Hecker * An Imaginary Country Kranky
89 Faunts * Feel.Love.Thinking.Of. Friendly Fire
90 Various War Child Presents Heroes Musicor
91 Fever Ray Fever Ray Mute
92 The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart Slumberland
93 High Watt Electrocutions * Desert Opuses Introspection
94 Leonard Cohen * Live In London Columbia
95 Jason Lytle Yours Truly, The Commuter Anti-
96 Novillero * A Little Tradition Mint
97 White Cowbell Oklahoma * Bombardero Slick Monkey
98 Ruby Jean And The Thoughtful Bees * Ruby Jean And The Thoughtful Bees Youth Club
99 Circlesquare Songs About Dancing And Drugs !K7
100 Various * Oh! Compilation One Open House Arts Collective

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Rank Artist Title Label
101 Hot Panda * Volcano...Bloody Volcano Mint
102 Sports: The Band * Sports: The Band Independent
103 K-Os * Yes! Crown Loyalist
104 The Brat Attack * Those Who Sow Sorrow Rebel Time
105 Melissa McClelland * Victoria Day Six Shooter
106 Richard Laviolette & The Hollow Hooves * Aging Recycling Plant Independent
107 Silversun Pickups Swoon Dangerbird
109 Montag * Hibernation Paperbag
110 Hot Blood Bombers * Dirty Little Party Transistor 66
111 Micachu Jewellery Rough Trade/Hardwood
112 The Bird And The Bee Ray Guns Are Not Just The Future Blue Note
113 Bombay Dub Orchestra 3 Cities Six Degrees
114 Various Dark Was The Night 4AD
115 Great Bloomers * Speak of Trouble Grifter Music
116 Papercuts You Can Have What You Want Gnomonsong
117 Lee Reed * Lee Reed Independent
118 Marked Men Ghosts Dirtnap
119 Jeniferever Spring Tides Monotreme
120 Land Of Kush * Against the Day Constellation
121 Various * Pizza Records Party Pack! Pizza
122 Dan Auerbach Keep It Hid Nonesuch
123 Winter Gloves * About A Girl Paper Bag
124 Boy In Static Candy Cigarette Fake Four
125 The Lonely Island Incredibad Universal
126 Crocodiles Summer Of Hate Fat Possum
127 Comet Gain Broken Record Prayers Whats Your Rupture
128 Aceyalone Aceyalone & The Lonely Ones Decon
129 Mike Evin * Good Watermelon Just Friends
130 The Dears * Missiles Dangerbird
131 Condo Fucks Fuckbook Matador
132 Red Red Meat Bunny Gets Paid Sub Pop
133 Dave Arcari Got Me Electric Buzz
134 Mother Mother * O My Heart Last Gang
135 Clues * Clues Constellation
136 Casiotone For The Painfully Alone Vs. Children Tomlab
137 The Eardrums * Eardrops Independent
138 Various * Apple Crisp 2009 Apple Crisp
139 The Riderless * Auction Independent
140 Hawksley Workman * Los Manlicious Universal
141 Bob Mould Life and Times Anti-
142 Jim Byrnes * My Walking Stick Black Hen
143 My Son The Bum Are We There Yet? Wig City
144 The Other Brothers * Points Of View Independent
145 Various Nigeria 70: The Definitive Story of 1970s Funky Lagos Strut
146 Surefire Machine * Surefire Machine Independent
147 Howie Beck * How To Fall Down In Public 13 Clouds
148 Elfin Saddle * Ringing For The Beginning Again Constellation
149 Great Northern Remind Me Where The Light Is Eenie Meenie
150 Matt And Kim Grand Fader

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Rank Artist Title Label
151 Mountains Choral Thrill Jockey
152 Marianne Faithfull Easy Come, Easy Go Decca
153 Cryptacize Mythomania Asthmatic Kitty
154 The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus Lonely Road Virgin
155 Franz Ferdinand Tonight: Franz Ferdinand Epic
156 Experimental Dental School Forest Field Independent
157 The Discounts * Part One El Pacheco Music
158 Venetian Snares * Detrimentalist Planet Mu
159 Color Of Violence, The Youthanize Epitaph
160 Bruce Peninsula * A Mountain Is A Mouth Bruce Trail
161 Gomez A New Tide ATO
162 Mavis Staples Live At The Hideout Anti
163 Aidan Baker & Thisquietarmy * A Picture Of A Picture Killer Pimp
164 Paul Cargnello And The Frontline * Bras coupé Anubis
165 Tosca No Hassle !K7
166 The Gaslight Anthem The '59 Sound Side One Dummy
167 The Famines * 14 July, 2008 Belgravian Press
168 The Flowers of Hell * Come Hell or High Water Unfamiliar
169 Classified * Self Explanatory Sony BMG
170 Peaches I Feel Cream XL Recordings
171 Nu Sensae * One Sided Isolated Now Waves
172 Yonlu A Society In Which No Tear Is Shed Is Inconceivably Mediocre Luaka Bop
173 SubtractiveLAD * Where The Land Meets The Sky N5MD
174 Plants And Animals * Parc Avenue Secret City
175 Cursive Mama, I'm Swollen Saddle Creek
176 Bloc Party Intimacy Atlantic
177 Los Campesinos! We Are Beautiful, We Are Doomed Arts & Crafts
178 Beep Beep Encanted Islands Saddle Creek
179 Here We Go Magic Here We Go Magic Western Vinyl
180 Run With The Kittens * Cad Gold Jr. Independent
181 Millimetrik & Building Castles out of Matchsticks The Attic EP Sound in Silence
182 The Western States * Bye and Bye Dollartone
183 Andrew Vincent * Rotten Pear Kelp
184 Raygun Cowboys * Raygun Cowboys Stumble
185 Tara Jane O'Neil A Ways Away K
186 The Torrent * Leonora Moreno Independent
187 Parlovr * Parlovr Independent
188 Andrew Bird Noble Beast Fat Possum
189 Eclipse * Eclipse Slinkety Slink
190 Basketball/The Secret Mommy Quintet * Basketball/The Secret Mommy Quintet Split 7-Inch Ache
191 Animal Collective Merriweather Post Pavilion Domino
192 Headache 24 * Having You To Walk With P572
193 Cotton Jones Paranoid Cocoon Suicide Squeeze
194 Malajube * Labyrinthes Dare To Care
195 Depeche Mode Sounds Of The Universe Mute
196 Dragon Fli Empire * Redefine Make Believe
197 Allen Toussaint The Bright Mississippi Nonesuch
198 New Slang * Androgynation Gebbz Steelo Boutique
199 Tom Fun Orchestra * You Will Land With A Thud Company House
200 Jenn Grant * Echoes Six Shooter


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