KAFM Music Blog
Charts November 13th-19th
We won't have charts up next Friday because of the Holiday, but we will post them on Monday, November 30th for the upcoming week.
Anyways, here's this week's!
John Pizzarelli takes the top honors for the second week in a row! Plus, a debut in at #5...
1 JOHN PIZZARELLI Midnight McCartney Concord
2 LAFAYETTE HARRIS JR. TRIO Bend To The Light AIRMAN
3 DAN TRUDELL TRIO Dan Trudell Plays Piano Self-Released
4 JAZZ AT LINCOLN CENTER ORCHESTRA WITH WYNTON MARSALIS Live In Cuba Blue Engine
5 TIA BRAZDA Bandshell Flatcar
6 GABRIEL ALEGRIA AFRO-PERUVIAN SEXTET 10 Zoho
7 JEFF HEALEY The Best Of The Stony Plain Years
8 SAM TAYLOR My Future Just Passed Cellar Live
9 CHRISTIAN MCBRIDE TRIO Live At The Village Vanguard Mack Avenue
10 CHICK COREA AND BELA FLECK Two Concord
What's this? A new #1? Grupo has been featured on our charts for several weeks, but the squeek up to the top!
1 GRUPO FANTASMA Problemas Blue Corn
2 DABY TOURE Amonafi Cumbancha
3 STICK FIGURE Set In Stone Ruffwood
4 BUCKMAN COE Malama Ka 'Aina Tonic
5 BLACK MASALA I Love You Madly Self-Released
6 CEU Live Six Degrees
7 TRIBECASTAN Goddess Polka Dottess Evergreene Music
8 EMPRESARIOS The Vibes Self-Released
9 VIEUX FARKA TOURE AND JULIA EASTERLIN Touristes Six Degrees
10 BALLAKE SISSOKO AND VINCENT SEGAL Musique De Nuit Six Degrees
Colorado is the name of the game this week! We've got 3 CO artists in our top 10, including the Yawpers, who knocked Lucero off their 8-week top-streak last go 'round...
1 *YAWPERS American Man Bloodshot
2 LUCERO All A Man Should Do ATO
3 KING GIZZARD AND THE LIZARD WIZARD Paper Mache Dream Balloon ATO
4 JASON ISBELL Something More Than Free Southeastern
5 DRIVE-BY TRUCKERS It's Great To Be Alive! ATO
6 LETTUCE Crush Self-Released
7 *NATHANIEL RATELIFF AND THE NIGHT SWEATS Nathaniel Rateliff And The Night Sweats Stax
8 GARY CLARK JR. The Story Of Sonny Boy Slim Warner Bros.
9 BLITZEN TRAPPER All Across This Land Vagrant
10 *WHISKEY AUTUMN Call You Mine Self-Released
This is the first time in recent memory the Roots charts have stayed relatively close to the week before - sure, we've had the same chart topper, but the top 5 is very similar to last week...
1 KIM SIMMONDS AND SAVOY BROWN The Devil to Pay
2 CHRIS ISAAK First Comes the Night
3 SHAWN MULLINS My Stupid Heart
4 BILLY GIBBONS AND THE BFG's Perfectamundo
5 TOMMY CASTRO AND THE PAINKILLERS Method to My Madness
6 COLLECTIVE SOUL See What You Started by Continuing
7 GEORGIE BONDS Hit it Hard
8 JJ APPLETON & JASON RICCI Dirty Memory
9 STEVE FORBERT Compromised
10 THE LEGENDARY SHACK SHAKERS The Souther Surreal
Keep tunin' in to KAFM for more of the best new music - and check back HERE on the 30th for next week's charts!