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!earshot charts - september 2012 - top 200


Asterisk (*) denotes Canadian artists. All !earshot charts in this issue reflect actual airplay on campus/community stations during the month of September 2012. Charts are weighted according to broadcast range and market size. To view older charts from as far back as 1999, go to our charts main page.


top 200 >> 51 to 100 >>101 to 150 >>151 to200 | electronic | hip hop | international | jazz | loud | folk/roots/blues | main charts page

Rank Artist Title Label
1 Purity Ring * Shrines Last Gang
2 Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti Mature Themes 4AD
3 Passion Pit Gossamer Columbia
4 Metric * Synthetica Metric Music International
5 Japandroids * Celebration Rock Polyvinyl
6 Whitehorse * The Fate Of The World Depends On This Kiss Six Shooter
7 Nu Sensae * Sundowning Suicide Squeeze
8 Hot Panda * Go Outside Mint
9 Fist City * It's 1983 Grow Up Blacktent
10 White Lung * Sorry Deranged
11 Yeasayer Fragrant World Secretly Canadian
12 Hannah Georgas * Hannah Georgas Dine Alone
13 The Antlers Undersea Anti-
14 Frank Ocean channel ORANGE Def Jam
15 Dirty Projectors Swing Lo Magellan Domino
16 Amanda Palmer And The Grand Theft Orchestra Theatre Is Evil Self-Released
17 Slim Twig * Sof' Sike Paper Bag
18 Dinosaur Jr. I Bet on Sky Jagjaguwar
19 Wintersleep * Hello Hum Capitol
20 Redd Kross Researching the Blues Merge
21 Dan Deacon America Domino
22 Antibalas Antibalas Daptone
23 Mother Mother * The Sticks Last Gang
24 Twin Shadow Confess 4AD
25 Fiona Apple The Idler Wheel Is Wiser Than The Driver Of The Screw... Epic
26 Wax Mannequin * No Safe Home Zunior
27 Bend Sinister * Small Fame File Under: Music (FU:M)
28 Dusted * Total Dust Polyvinyl
29 Deerhoof Breakup Song Polyvinyl
30 Jets Overhead * Boredom And Joy Warner (WEA)
31 Dead Can Dance Anastasis Pias
32 Shout Out Out Out Out * Spanish Moss and Total Loss Normals Welcome
33 Grizzly Bear Shields Warp
34 Cadence Weapon * Hope In Dirt City Upper Class
35 Divine Fits A Thing Called Divine Fits Merge
36 Young Guv & The Scuzz * A Love Too Strong Southpaw
37 Animal Collective Centipede Hz Domino
38 The Be Good Tanyas * A Collection Nettwerk
39 Apollo Ghosts * Landmark You've Changed
40 Shad * Melancholy and The Infinite Shadness Self-Released
41 Wild Nothing Nocturne Captured Tracks
42 Micachu And The Shapes Never Rough Trade
43 Yukon Blonde * Tiger Talk Dine Alone
44 Cellos * Bomb Shelter Dead Beat
45 Cold Specks * I Predict A Graceful Expulsion Arts & Crafts
46 Matt Mays * Coyote Sonic
47 Various Just Tell Me That You Want Me Hear Music
48 Fergus & Geronimo Funky Was The State Of Affairs Hardly Art
49 Stars * The North ATO
50 Foxygen Take The Kids Off Broadway Jagjaguwar


top 200 >> 51 to 100 >>101 to 150 >>151 to200 | electronic | hip hop | international | jazz | loud | folk/roots/blues | main charts page

Rank Artist Title Label
51 The White Wires * The White Wires III Dirtnap
52 Baroness Yellow & Green Relapse
53 Ry Cooder Election Special Nonesuch
54 Tyranahorse * Garbage Bears Self-Released
55 Liam Titcomb * Cicada Nettwerk
56 Propagandhi * Failed States Epitaph
57 Jeremy Fisher * Mint Juleps Hidden Pony
58 Thee Oh Sees Putrifiers II In The Red
59 Lianne La Havas Is Your Love Big Enough? Warner (WEA)
60 Kestrels * A Ghost History Sonic Unyon
61 Chilly Gonzales * Solo Piano II Arts & Crafts
62 Corb Lund * Cabin Fever New West
63 Cinderpop * Manic Sparkles Popoganda
64 Gabrielle Papillon * Little Bug Self-Released
65 Joshua Hyslop * Where The Mountain Meets The Valley Nettwerk
66 PS I Love You * Death Dreams Paper Bag
67 Whale Tooth * Search Party Self-Released
68 Jay Arner * Bad Friend b/w Black Horse Self-Released
69 Eternal Summers Correct Behavior Kanine
70 Michael Rault * Whirlpool Pirate Blend
71 Cousins * The Palm At The End Of The Mind Saved By Vinyl
72 Fist City * Buried b/w Cryptic Transmissions La Ti Da
73 The Joel Plaskett Emergency * Scrappy Happiness MapleMusic
74 A Tribe Called Red * A Tribe Called Red Self-Released
75 Ty Segall Band Slaughterhouse In The Red
76 Family Of The Year Loma Vista Nettwerk
77 Hot Chip In Our Heads Domino
78 Elk * Daydreams Indoor Shoes
79 Aesop Rock Skelethon Rhymesayers
80 Jennah Barry * Young Men Self-Released
81 The Rest * Seesaw Self-Released
82 Drums And Wires * Waiting On The Moon Self-Released
83 Brenna Lowrie * The Body Electric Esper
84 Blonds The Bad Ones Self-Released
85 Edward Sharpe and The Magnetic Zeros Here Vagrant
86 Mise En Scene * Desire's Despair Pipe and Hat
87 Matthew E. White Big Inner Hometapes
88 The Orwells Remember When Autumn Tone
89 Snowblink * Inner Classics Arts & Crafts
90 The Flaming Lips & Heady Fwends Warner (WEA)
91 Nick Ferrio & His Feelings* Nick Ferrio & His Feelings Shuffling Feet
92 Mantrakid * Dragon Lullabies Neferiu
93 Danny Michel & The Benque Players* Black Birds Are Dancing Over Me Six Shooter
94 The Electrics * Erotic Magazine Issue #001 Good Street
95 Cookie Duster * When Flying Was Easy Draper St.
96 Niki & The Dove Instinct Sub Pop
97 Digits * Where Do You Belong? Self-Released
98 Hermetic * Civilized City Self-Released
99 Ondatropica Ondatropica Soundway
100 Papermaps * Inferior Ghost Sparks


top 200 >> 51 to 100 >>101 to 150 >>151 to200 | electronic | hip hop | international | jazz | loud | folk/roots/blues | main charts page

Rank Artist Title Label
101 Cold Warps * Slimer b/w Dream Creepin' Fundog
102 Cat Power Sun Matador
103 Jimmy Cliff Rebirth Sunpower
104 Marina & The Diamonds Electra Heart 679
105 Bloc Party Four Frenchkiss
106 Heavenly Beat Talent Captured Tracks
107 Jon Samuel * First Transmission Hidden Pony
108 Humans * Traps Hybridity
109 Hill & The Sky Heroes * 11:11 PuckEye
110 Needles//Pins * Getting On Home b/w Picture My Face La Ti Da
111 Evening Hymns * Spectral Dusk Shuffling Feet
112 Tame Impala Apocalypse Dreams / Elephant (single) Modular
113 Gang Signs * Gang Signs Self-Released
114 Nude Beach II Self-Released
115 Learning * Kant Self-Released
116 Brasstronaut * Mean Sun Unfamiliar
117 Slug Guts Playin' In Time With The Deadbeat Sacred Bones
118 Jack White Blunderbuss Columbia
119 Fine Times * Fine Times Light Organ
120 Eleni Mandell I Can See The Future Yep Roc
121 You'll Never Get To Heaven * You'll Never Get To Heaven Divorce
122 Pow Wows * Nightmare Soda Get Hip
123 The Sheepdogs * The Sheepdogs Atlantic
124 Pizzarrhea! * Laser Bacon Eye Surgery Suspicious Pig
125 Patti Smith Banga Columbia
126 Nas Life Is Good Def Jam
127 Mathias Mental * The Stateroom Scene Self-Released
128 Fang Island Major Sargent House
129 Delhi 2 Dublin * Turn Up The Stereo Self-Released
130 Royal Wood * We Were Born To Glory MapleMusic
131 Wax Organix * Blackened White Neferiu
132 Puffy Areolas 1982: Dishonorable Discharge HoZac
133 Sub City * Live! Transistor 66
134 Neighbourhood I'm Sorry... Columbia
135 Royal Headache Royal Headache Fuse
136 The Young Dub Egg Matador
137 Del Barber * Headwaters Six Shooter
138 Shovels & Rope O' Be Joyful Dine Alone
139 Canadian Winter * Original 6 Self-Released
140 Brian Dunn * TVs and Radios Cosmic Dave's Record Factory
141 Icky Blossoms Icky Blossoms Saddle Creek
142 JJ DOOM Keys To The Kuffs Lex
143 The Waxbills * When Love Comes Self-Released
144 Dead City Beat * Dead Air Self-Released
145 DIIV Oshin Captured Tracks
146 Band Of Skulls Sweet Sour Vagrant
147 The Cribs In the Belly of the Brazen Bull Wichita
148 Mission Of Burma Unsound Fire
149 Teen Daze * All Of Us, Together Lefse
150 Caymans * Caymans Self-Released


top 200 >> 51 to 100 >>101 to 150 >>151 to200 | electronic | hip hop | international | jazz | loud | folk/roots/blues | main charts page

Rank Artist Title Label
151 Calexico Algiers Anti-
152 Angus Stone Broken Brights Nettwerk
153 Echo Lake Wild Peace Slumberland
154 Shonen Knife Pop Tune Damnably
155 Holograms Holograms Captured Tracks
156 Father John Misty Fear Fun Sub Pop
157 My Cousin Karma * Bugkiller Self-Released
158 The Antlers Together Frenchkiss
159 Canailles * Manger Du Bois Grosse Boite
160 Daredevil Christopher Wright The Nature Of Things File Under: Music (FU:M)
161 Two Door Cinema Club Beacon Glassnote
162 The Hives Lex Hives Disque Hives
163 The Happy Unfortunate * July Never Dies Self-Released
164 English Words * Red Potion Self-Released
165 Gordie Tentrees * North Country Heart Self-Released
166 Deep Sea Diver History Speaks Self-Released
167 Passenger All The Little Lights Nettwerk
168 Los Straitjackets Jet Set Yep Roc
169 Twerps Twerps Self-Released
170 Regina Spektor What We Saw From The Cheap Seats Sire
171 Various * PIXXX 3 Unit Structure Sound Recordings
172 Kant * When Love Comes Self-Released
173 The Gaslight Anthem Handwritten Mercury
174 The Liminanas Crystal Anis HoZac
175 The Bills * Yes Please Self-Released
176 Carolyn Mark * The Queen of Vancouver Island Mint
177 No Sinner * Boo Hoo Hoo First Love
178 Hinindar * Absalom Self-Released
179 Mode Moderne * Strange Bruises Light Organ
180 More Or Les * Mastication Backburner
181 Afternoons In Stereo * Soul Sugar Timewarp
182 Teledrome * Double Vision HoZac
183 Bob Mould Silver Age Merge
184 Antony And The Johnsons Cut The World Secretly Canadian
185 Babe * Babe Self-Released
186 Various Strange Passion: Explorations In Irish Post-Punk DIY and Electronic Music 1980-83 B-Music/Finders Keepers
187 The Chantrelles * Ain't Nobody Home Self-Released
188 The Tranzmitors * Concrete Depression b/w A Little Bit Close La Ti Da
189 Said The Whale * Little Mountain Hidden Pony
190 The Great Sabatini * Matterhorn No List
191 Mystery Machine * Western Magnetics Sonic Unyon
192 Monomyth * Monomyth Self-Released
193 Bonde Do Role Tropicalbacanal Mad Decent
194 Brandi Disterheft * Gratitude Justin Time
195 Cold Warps * Cold Warps/Endless Bummer Noyes
196 Parlovr * Kook Soul Dine Alone
197 Milks & Rectangles * Milks & Rectangles Self-Released
198 Yellowteeth / Astral Gunk * Gets In Car b/w Astral Gunk Self-Released
199 Matthew Dear Beams Ghostly International
200 JEFF the Brotherhood Hypnotic Nights Warner (WEA)


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