Charts and hot wax – Jan 30, 2023

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Matthew’s Sure Shots

CinephonicVisions [Marlow]
Ottawa, ON        Rock/Pop
An entire album based on ancient medieval and baroque themes, but updated with elements of cinematic soul, psychedelic rock and spiritual jazz from the Souljazz Orchestra.

Praedormitium [Castles In Space]
Preston, UK        Electronic
Synthesizer ambient. Pleasant activity in each song.

Donny Don’t
Graveyard Personalities [Self-Released]
Vancouver, BC        Rock/Pop
RIYL: Wild Nothing, Destroyer, Felt, Luna, The Cleaners From Venus

Local Adds

Horsecock [Self-Released]

Adam Johan Bergren
Dissipation Dynamics [Self-Released]

Paula Eve Kirman
The Crow [Self-Released]

CJSR CHARTS – January 30, 2023

* indicates a Canadian artist.
Artists in red are local!
Chart ranking reflects airplay during the week ending 01-30-2023.

Top 30



1    Sammy Volkov*    Be Alright!    Self-Released

2    Alvvays*    Blue Rev    Polyvinyl

3    Various*    Ear Worms: Live Sessions From CJSW 90.9 FM    Self-Released

4    Daphni*    Cherry    Jiaolong

5    Dumb*    Pray 4 Tomorrow    Mint

6    RJ LeBlanc*    HEYDAY    Multiple Chord Music

7    The Trade Offs*    Let Go, Give In, Fall Down    Aakuluk

8    Pigeon Breeders & Ghost Cars*    Stasis    Pseudo Laboratories

9    Electricity for Everybody!*    The Husk    Fake Mistake

10    Joe Nolan*    Lost Verses    Fallen Tree

11    Junior Boys*    Waiting Game    City Slang

12    Sloan*    Steady    Yep Roc

13    Self-Cut Bangs*    Circle Around the Free    Self-Released

14    The Dirty Sample*    Beats To Murder Rappers To    Hand’Solo

15    Pony Girl*    Enny One Will Love You    Paper Bag

16    Weyes Blood    And In The Darkness, Hearts Aglo    Sub Pop

17    Cemetery Orbit*    Future Dread    Self-Released

18    The Provincial Archive*    Dopamine Chase [single]    Consonant

19    Mali Obomsawin    Sweet Tooth: Suite For Indigenous Resistance    Out Of Your Head

20    Leland Whitty*    Anyhow    People’s Champ

21    Various    Rare Global Pop 1980s (Crammed Archives 2)    Crammed Discs

22    Winter    What Kind Of Blue Are You    Bar/None

23    Larynx*    J’aimais mieux les maquettes    Bonbonbon

24    Gloin*    We Found This    Mothland

25    Wallgrin*    Yet Again The Wheel Turns    Self-Released

26    Run The Jewels    RTJ CU4TRO    BMG

27    Best Fern*    Earth Then Air    Youngblood

28    Always a Bad Thing*    he who lies with robots    Baffled Octopi

29    Lou Reed    Words & Music May 1965    Light In The Attic

30    TSHA    Capricorn Sun    Ninja Tune






1    Daphni*    Cherry    Jiaolong

2    Junior Boys*    Waiting Game    City Slang

3    Best Fern*    Earth Then Air    Youngblood

4    TSHA    Capricorn Sun    Ninja Tune

5    Daniel Avery    ultra truth    Mute

6    Nebular Wave*    A Polarized Planetoid    Self-Released

7    Bristol Manor*    A Distant Urban Forest    Self-Released

8    Selina Martin*    Time Spent Swimming    Self-Released

9    Dawn to Dawn*    Postcards From the Sun to the Moon    SSURROUNDSS

10    Actress    Dummy Corporation    Ninja Tune



Hip Hop



1    The Dirty Sample*    Beats To Murder Rappers To    Hand’Solo

2    Run The Jewels    RTJ CU4TRO    BMG

3    Seun Kuti & Black Thought    African Dreams    SKE80

4    Cakes Da Killa    Svengali    Young Arts Records

5    Ezra Collective    Where I’m Meant to Be    Partisan

6    Duckwrth    Chrome Bull    SuperGood/The Bling Youth

7    Snotty Nose Rez Kids*    I’m Good, HBU    Self-Released

8    Dizzy Walka*    Right Here, Right Now EP    Self-Released

9    bigmcenroe x Alvaro Rojas*    Noodles (Extended)    Peanuts & Corn

10    Little Simz    No Thank You    Forever Living Originals






1    Various    Rare Global Pop 1980s (Crammed Archives 2)    Crammed Discs

2    Abraxas    Monte Carlo    Suicide Squeeze

3    Didon    Tunisian Tale    Electrofone Music

4    Farid El Atrache    Nagham Fi Hayati [reissue]    WeWantSounds

5    Djivan Gasparian    I Will Not Be Sad In This World    All Saints

6    Hermanos Gutiérrez    El Bueno y El Malo    Easy Eye Sound

7    Djivan Gasparian    Moon Shines At Night    All Saints

8    Tinariwen    Kel Tinariwen    Wedge

9    Okaidja Afroso    Jaku Mumor    Chechekule Records

10    Khruangbin and Vieux Farka Toure    Ali    Dead Oceans






1    RJ LeBlanc*    HEYDAY    Multiple Chord Music

2    Mali Obomsawin    Sweet Tooth: Suite For Indigenous Resistance    Out Of Your Head

3    Leland Whitty*    Anyhow    People’s Champ

4    Up and Over Trio*    Up and Over    Bent River

5    Jim Head*    Prismatic    Self-Released

6    PJ Perry*    No Hugs    Cellar

7    Anita Eccleston*    Gala Gardens    Self-Released

8    Winnipeg Jazz Orchestra*    Voices – A Musical Heritage    Self-Released

9    Dan McCarthy*    Songs Of The Doomed: Some Jaded, Atavistic Freakout    TPR

10    Ezra Collective    Where I’m Meant to Be    Partisan






1    Greber*    Fright Without    No Funeral

2    Greybeard*    Dark Age    Self-Released

3    New Jacobin Club*    Empire of Dis    Manticore

4    White Lung*    Premonition    Domino

5    ex-cowboy*    ex-cowboy EP    Self-Released

6    Quit It!*    Spilling Out    Wasted Wax

7    Greenwing*    Late Bloomer    Self-Released

8    All Else Fails*    The Incident At Black Lake EP    Self-Released

9    Counterparts*    A Eulogy For Those Still Here    New Damage

10    Swords    III    Massacre






1    The Trade Offs*    Let Go, Give In, Fall Down    Aakuluk

2    Joe Nolan*    Lost Verses    Fallen Tree

3    Cynthia Hamar*    Joint & Marrow    Neon Moon

4    Status/Non-Status*    January 3rd    You’ve Changed

5    Field Guide*    Field Guide    Birthday Cake

6    Ila Barker*    Fool Under Water    Self-Released

7    Angelo De Augustine    “27” / “Hologram”    Asthmatic Kitty

8    Eddie 9V*    Capricorn    Ruf

9    Indigo Sparke    Hysteria    Sacred Bones

10    Payphones*    Rioting Heart    Self-Released





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