Charts and hot wax – Feb 6, 2023

| & filed under Music, Top 30.

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They are then scrupulously reviewed by the music librarian and sent to you when I get around to it sometime Monday or Tuesday


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Matthew’s Nice New Music

Mac Demarco
Five Easy Hot Dogs [Mac’s]
Los Angeles, CA        Rock/Pop
Lazy, looping riffs of a nostalgic style. Chad poo pooed it but not me!

DJ Sun
Loveletter [Soular Production]
Houston, TX          Electronic
Cool, chilled out sample-based electronic.

Bridal Party
Cool Down [Self-Released]
Victoria, BC        Rock/Pop

Toh Imago
Refuge [Infine]
France        Electronic



Local Adds

Earth To Matilda
Enter Geronimus [Self-Released]

Monks on Call
Lakewood Rd. [Self-Released]



CJSR CHARTS – February 6, 2023

* indicates a Canadian artist.
Artists in red are local!
Chart ranking reflects airplay during the week ending 02-06-2023.

Top 30



1    Various    Record Kicks Cinematic Nuggets    Record Kicks

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

3    POSTNAMERS*    Sissie’s & Sluts    Self-Released

4    Alvvays*    Blue Rev    Polyvinyl

5    Cemetery Orbit*    Future Dread    Self-Released

6    Up and Over Trio*    Up and Over    Bent River

7    John Hewitt*    Live Blood & Tears    Self-Released

8    Daphni*    Cherry    Jiaolong

9    Junior Boys*    Waiting Game    City Slang

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

11    Larynx*    J’aimais mieux les maquettes    Bonbonbon

12    Ila Barker*    Fool Under Water    Self-Released

13    Indigo Sparke    Hysteria    Sacred Bones

14    Nat Vazer    Is This Offensive and Loud?    Perpetual Doom

15    Electricity for Everybody!*    The Husk    Fake Mistake

16    Spruce Island*    Spruce Island    Self-Released

17    Anna Arrobas*    Ma«de To Touch    Éditions Appaerent

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

19    Anita Eccleston*    Gala Gardens    Self-Released

20    Grey Brother*    The Plague Tapes    Self-Released

21    Cynthia Hamar*    Joint & Marrow    Neon Moon

22    Loon Town*    Slow Space    Self-Released

23    Sammy Volkov*    Be Alright!    Self-Released

24    Christine and the Queens    Redcar les Adorables Etoiles    Because Music

25    Nebular Wave*    A Polarized Planetoid    Self-Released

26    Digawolf*    Ini    Self-Released

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

28    Arjuna Oakes & Serebii    Final Days    Innovative Leisure

29    TSHA    Capricorn Sun    Ninja Tune

30    Ezra Collective    Where I’m Meant to Be    Partisan






1    Daphni*    Cherry    Jiaolong

2    Junior Boys*    Waiting Game    City Slang

3    Nebular Wave*    A Polarized Planetoid    Self-Released

4    Digawolf*    Ini    Self-Released

5    TSHA    Capricorn Sun    Ninja Tune

6    Gold Panda    The Work    City Slang

7    Yves Malone*    A Hello To A Goodbye    Castles In Space

8    Daniel Avery    ultra truth    Mute

9    Plaid    Feorm Falorz    Warp

10    Asta Hiroki x Tristan de Liège    Untied    Folded



Hip Hop



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

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

3    Ezra Collective    Where I’m Meant to Be    Partisan

4    Cakes Da Killa    Svengali    Young Arts Records

5    Little Simz    NO THANK YOU    Forever Living Originals

6    Mykki Blanco    Stay Close To Music    Transgressive/PIAS

7    Run The Jewels    RTJ CU4TRO    BMG

8    Cxtotheworld*    Unforgiveable    Grandiose

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

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






1    Didon    Tunisian Tale    Electrofone Music

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

3    Black Ox Orkestar*    Everything Returns    Constellation

4    Hermanos Gutiérrez    El Bueno y El Malo    Easy Eye Sound

5    Abdel Halim Hafez    Mawood (1971) [remaster]    WeWantSounds

6    Djivan Gasparian    Moon Shines At Night    All Saints

7    Tinariwen    Kel Tinariwen    Wedge

8    La Femme    Teatro lúcido    Disque Pointu

9    Abraxas    Monte Carlo    Suicide Squeeze

10    Farid El Atrache    Nagham Fi Hayati [reissue]    WeWantSounds






1    Up and Over Trio*    Up and Over    Bent River

2    P.J. Perry*    No Hugs    Cellar

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

4    Anita Eccleston*    Gala Gardens    Self-Released

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

6    Ezra Collective    Where I’m Meant to Be    Partisan

7    Garrett Saracho Adrian Younge, Ali Shaheed Muhammad    JID 015    Jazz Is Dead

8    Jim Head*    Prismatic    Self-Released

9    Leland Whitty*    Anyhow    People’s Champ

10    RJ LeBlanc*    HEYDAY    Multiple Chord Music






1    White Lung*    Premonition    Domino

2    ex-cowboy*    ex-cowboy EP    Self-Released

3    Greenwing*    Late Bloomer    Self-Released

4    Stormruler    Sacred Rites & Black Magick    Napalm

5    Greybeard*    Dark Age    Self-Released

6    Quit It!*    Spilling Out    Wasted Wax

7    Lamb Of God    Omens    Epic

8    Greber*    Fright Without    No Funeral

9    New Jacobin Club*    Empire of Dis    Manticore

10    Off!    Free LSD    Fat Possum






1    John Hewitt*    Live Blood & Tears    Self-Released

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

3    Ila Barker*    Fool Under Water    Self-Released

4    Indigo Sparke    Hysteria    Sacred Bones

5    Cynthia Hamar*    Joint & Marrow    Neon Moon

6    Field Guide*    Field Guide    Birthday Cake

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

8    Evan Redsky*    Oblivion    Victory Pool

9    Tenci    A Swollen River, A Well Overflowing    Keeled Scales

10    Joseph Decosimo    While You Were Slumbering    Sleepy Cat





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