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!earshot charts - january 2011 - top 200

Asterisk (*) denotes Canadian artists. All !earshot charts in this issue reflect actual airplay on campus/community stations during the month of January 2011. 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 Sufjan Stevens The Age of Adz Asthmatic Kitty
2 Imaginary Cities * Temporary Resident Hidden Pony
3 Diamond Rings * Special Affections Secret City
4 Deerhunter Halcyon Digest 4AD
5 The Russian Futurists * The Weight's on the Wheels Upper Class
6 The Arcade Fire * The Suburbs Merge
7 Suuns * Zeroes QC Secretly Canadian
8 Belle And Sebastian Write About Love Matador
9 Women * Public Strain Flemish Eye
10 Daft Punk Tron: Legacy Disney
11 PS I Love You * Meet Me At The Muster Station Paper Bag
12 Olenka & The Autumn Lovers * And Now We Sing Open House Arts Collective
13 Jim Bryson and The Weakerthans* The Falcon Lake Incident MapleMusic
14 Black Mountain * Wilderness Heart Outside
15 Afrocubism Afrocubism World Circuit
16 The Decemberists The King is Dead Capital
17 The Small Sins * Pot Call Kettle Black Self-Released
18 Winter Gloves * All Red Paper Bag
19 Hooded Fang * Album Self-Released
20 Michael Rault * Ma Me O Pirates Blend
21 Bran Van 3000 * The Garden Audiogram
22 Jon McKiel * Confidence Lodge Youth Club
23 The High Dials * Anthems for a Doomed Youth Rainbow Quartz
24 Warpaint The Fool Rough Trade
25 Carmen Townsend * Waitin' And Seein; Company House Records
26 Matt And Kim Sidewalks Fader
27 Bear Hands Burning Bush Supper Club Cantora
28 The Black Angels Phosphene Dream Blue Horizon
29 Chromeo * Business Casual Last Gang
30 Nobunny First Blood Goner
31 Brian Eno Small Craft on a Milk Sea Warp
32 Knucklehead * Hearts On Fire Stumble
33 Rah Rah * Breaking Hearts Young Soul
34 Wolf And Cub Science And Sorcery Last Gang
35 Ox * Silent Night & Other Cowboy Songs Cosmic Dave's Record Factory
36 Hot Panda * How Come I'm Dead? Mint
37 Easy Star All Stars Dubber Side Of The Moon Easy Star
38 The Ex-Boyfriends * Never Been Happier Cash Fork
39 Blonde Redhead Penny Sparkle 4AD
40 Wild Nothing Golden Haze (EP) Captured Tracks
41 Orange Juice Coals To Newcastle Domino
42 Concerns Of Royalty * Concerns of Royalty Self-Released
43 Pete Samples * Bekonscot Self-Released
44 The Guest Bedroom * A Year's Suppy of Rabbit's Feet Popsick
45 The Black Keys Brothers Nonesuch
46 Laura Peek * Key Just Friends
47 Antony And The Johnsons Swanlights Secretly Canadian
48 Frederick Squire * March 12 Blue Fog
49 Neil Young * Le Noise Reprise
50 The Meligrove Band * Shimmering Lights Nevado


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Rank Artist Title Label
51 Bonjay * Broughtupsy North Fontana
52 Al Tuck * All Time Favourites Youth Club
53 Small Black New Chain Jagjaguwar
54 The Wayback * Did It Twin Propeller
55 Slow Hand Motem * Tales from the Cryptid Gebbz Steelo Boutique
56 The Sainte Catherines * Fireworks Union
57 The Unsettlers * Oil & Blood Self-Released
58 Paper Lions * Trophies Self-Released
59 Tanya Davis * Clocks And Hearts Keep Going Wordy Music
60 Charles Bradley No Time for Dreaming Daptone
61 Jenny and Johnny I'm Having Fun Now Warner
62 Mark Kozelek Finally Caldo Verde
63 Querkus * Spaces Between The Leaves Make Way For The Stars Self-Released
64 Rebekah Higgs * Little Voice EP Self-Released
65 Interpol Interpol Matador
66 Games That We Can Play Hippos In Tanks
67 Stereolab Not Music Drag City
68 DJ Brace * The Electric Nosehair Orchestra Presents Synesthasia Nostomania
69 Giant Sand Blurry Blue Mountain Fire
70 Smile Smile Truth On Tape Kirtland
71 Dubmatix * System Shakedown Renegade Rocker
72 Anagram * Majewski Dead Astronaut
73 Doctor Ew Gadzooks Fuzzy Logic
74 Weekend Sports Slumberland
75 Cygnets * Bleak Anthems Self-Released
76 Vomit Squad * Aman Ra God Bless America Psychic Handshake
77 Magic Kids Memphis True Panther
78 Teddy Hotbody * Steven Wonderful Old Ugly
79 Mystery Jets Serotonin Rough Trade
80 The Salteens * Grey Eyes Boompa
81 Jenocide * Knee Deep Self-Released
82 Syl Johnson Complete Mythology Numero Group
83 Martin Verrall * Spears of Fate Self-Released
84 Peter Katz * First of the Last to Know Self-Released
85 Alanna Gurr * Alanna Gurr Open House Arts Collective
86 Midnight Juggernauts The Crystal Axis Siberia
87 Royksopp Senior MB3
88 Soft Circle Shore Obsessed PPM
89 Jenn Grant * Honeymoon Punch Six Shooter
90 Ohama * Earth History Multiambient Self-Released
91 Cee-Lo Green Lady Killer Elektra
92 Lauren Mann and the Fairly Odd Folk* Stories From Home Self-Released
93 The Dyeing Merchants * The Dyeing Merchants Self-Released
94 Grinderman Grinderman 2 Anti-
95 The Rizdales * How The Marriage Ended! Self-Released
96 Sarah Harmer * Oh Little Fire Universal
97 Kanye West My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy Roc-A-Fella
98 The Winks * Twilights Open House Arts Collective
99 Surf City Kudos Fire
100 Land Of Talk * Cloak & Cipher Saddle Creek


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Rank Artist Title Label
101 The Walkmen Lisbon Fat Possum
102 Beekeeper * Be Kept Self-Released
103 Owen Pallett * A Swedish Love Story EP For Great Justice
104 The Burning Hell * The Ones That Got Away Self-Released
105 Glasser Ring True Panther
106 Handsome Dan and His Gallimaufry * Provincial Parks & Breaking Hearts Open House Arts Collective
107 nihiti Other People's Memories Lo Bit Landscapes
108 The Sadies * Darker Circles Outside
109 Deadhorse * Deadhorse Saved By Radio
110 Jessica Hernandez and The Deltas Weird Looking Women In Too Many Clothes Self-Released
111 Kim Wempe * Painting With Tides Ground Swell
112 Regina Spektor Live in London Sire
113 Mississippi Live And The Dirty Dirty * Way Down Here Self-Released
114 The Acorn * Make the Least of the Day: No Ghost Reinterpreted Paper Bag
115 Adam Mowery * Fernhill Self-Released
116 Eux Autres Broken Bow Bons Mots
117 Jim Byrnes * Everywhere West Black Hen
118 White Lung * It's the Evil Deranged
119 Mark Ronson & The Business International Record Collection Sony
120 Chic Gamine * City City Distribution Select
121 Baby Eagle * Dog Weather You've Changed
122 Sean Nicholas Savage * Mutual Feelings of Respects and Admiration Arbutus
123 Delhi 2 Dublin * Planet Electric Self-Released
124 Len Bowen * Long Story Short EP Urbnet
125 Bruce Springsteen The Promise Columbia
126 British Sea Power Valhalla Dancehall Rough Trade
127 Touch * Alienated Neferiu
128 Jaill That's How We Burn Sub Pop
129 Various * Live Sessions From CJSW 90.9 FM: Now With More Music CJSW
130 Various * Everybody Dance Now: Songs from Hamilton Vol. 5 C+C Music Festival
131 Duzheknew/Cousins * Duz/Cuz Self-Released
132 Conjure One * Exilarch Nettwerk
133 K.C. Accidental * Captured Anthems For An Empty Bathtub + Anthems For the Could've Bin Pills Arts & Crafts
134 Long Long Long * Shorts Self-Released
135 Jonathan Richman O Moon, Queen of Night on Earth Vapor
136 Steel Mountie * Steel Mountie Self-Released
137 Lyrics Born As U Were Decon
138 The Sheepdogs * Learn & Burn Self-Released
139 New Country Rehab * New Country Rehab Self-Released
140 No Joy * Ghost Blonde Mexican Summer
141 Bikini * RIPDJS Lefse
142 Elvis Costello National Ransom Hear Music
143 Various Tradi-Mods vs. Rockers: Alternative Takes on Congotronics Crammed Discs
144 Chico Mann Analog Drift Wax Poetic
145 Braids * Native Speaker Flemish Eye
146 The Afterbeat * The Afterbeat Self-Released
147 Bedouin Soundclash * Light the Horizon Pirates Blend
148 Darcy Hepner * Blues in Another Minute Water Street
149 Jess Reimer * Sweet Darling And Sorrow Self-Released
150 Rae Spoon * Love Is A Hunter Saved By Radio


top 200 >> next 50 >>101 to 150 >>151-200 | electronic | hip hop | international | jazz | loud | folk/roots/blues | main charts page

Rank Artist Title Label
151 Kisses The Heart Of The Nightlife This Is Music LTD
152 Lebeato * Mania Dublum
153 More Or Les * Brunch With A Vengeance Fuzzy Logic
154 Square Root Of Margaret * WYSIWYG Self-Released
155 The Breakmen * Heartwood Self-Released
156 Kelley Stoltz To Dreamers Sub Pop
157 Gee Wunder * Original Heads w/ T Major Ether
158 The Music Box * Vampire Songs Trepid
159 Tonstartssbandht * Midnite Cobras 7-inch Psychic Handshake
160 Unidentified Funky Objects * Landing Self-Released
161 Freebass It's A Beautiful Life 24 Hour Service Station
162 B.A. Johnston * Thank You For Being A Friend Just Friends
163 Cat Jahnke * The Stories are Taking Their Toll Self-Released
164 It Kills * It Kills Self-Released
165 Drumhand * Moving Still Self-Released
166 Ra Ra Riot The Orchard Arts & Crafts
167 Domestic Crisis Group Two Tired Hearts Self-Released
168 Slam Dunk * The Shivers Self-Released
169 Gamma Gamma Rays * Beeps Open House Arts Collective
170 Dr. Ew * Gadzooks Self-Released
171 Keepaway Kompetitor Self-Released
172 Laila Biali * Tracing Light Self-Released
173 The Long Distance Runners * The Long Distance Runners Self-Released
174 The Notekillers We're Here to Help Prophase
175 Yukon Blonde * Yukon Blonde Bumstead
176 Crystal Castles * Crystal Castles (II) Last Gang
177 Brazilian Money * Friendly Neighbor EP Self-Released
178 The Wayouts * ...And The Frequencies Of Self-Released
179 Die Antwoord $O$ Cherry Tree
180 The Friends Electric * External Feelings Self-Released
181 Girls Broken Dreams Club EP True Panther
182 Various Angola Soundtrack Analog Africa
183 Gianna Lauren * Some Move Closer, Some Move On Forward Music Group
184 Don Ross * Breakfast For Dogs! Candyrat
185 Cripple Creek Fairies * Eater Of Astronauts Transistor 66
186 The Mother Tongue Band * The Mother Tongue Band Self-Released
187 Gregory And The Hawk Leche FatCat
188 What Seas What Shores * Cordyceps EP Self-Released
189 Absent Sound * Turn Them Off Self-Released
190 Various Ninja Tune XX Ninja Tune
191 Wind Broken Stones * Straight Into the Rising Sun Self-Released
192 Maximum Balloon Maximum Balloon Geffen
193 Pomegranates One of Us Afternoon
194 Yann Tiersen Dust Lane Anti-
195 John Wesley Coleman Bad Lady Goes To Jail Goner
196 Dance Movie * Bask Self-Released
197 Ryan McMahon * All Good Stories Self-Released
198 Phantom Payn Days Phantom Payn Daze De Stijl
199 AHNA * AHNA The Broadway To Boundary
200 LCD Soundsystem London Sessions DFA


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