KAFM Music Blog

KAFM Music Blog

Charts for January 2 - 8

January 9, 2015
Our first official charts on our blog of 2015! Here's what we're ringing in the new year with!

Jazz - Mack Avenue Superband takes the top spot for the first time in their time on the charts!

1    MACK AVENUE SUPERBAND - Live At DJF 2013 (Mack Avenue)
2    NIKKI YANOFSKY - Little Secret (A440)
3    ANNIE LENNOX - Nostalgia (Blue Note)
4    CONNIE EVINGSON - All The Cats Join In (Minnehaha)
5    PHIL BROWN AND THE NEW ARTS JAZZTET - Arkadia (Self-Released)
6    CHICK COREA TRIO - Trilogy (Concord)
7    BILL FRISELL - Guitar In The Space Age! (OKeh)
8    TONY BENNETT AND LADY GAGA - Cheek To Quick read more or view full article Cheek (Columbia-Interscope)
9    MICHAEL FIORINO - Michael Fiorino/Ensemble 456 (MFE4)
10    DR. JOHN - Ske-Dat-De-Dat: The Spirit Of Satch (Concord)

World - We have a debut at number one, as well as a few new names down the top 10!

2    PAA KOW - Ask (Self)
3    KEVIN KINSELLA - Riding Higher Still (I-Town)
4    BATIDA - Dois (Soundway)
5    HOSSAM RAMZY - Sabla Tolo 4 (Arc Music)
6    FANTASMA - Eye Of The Sun [EP] (Soundway)
7    MARIACHI EL BRONX - Mariachi El Bronx (III) (ATO)
8    SILVA - Ocean View (Six Degrees)
9    PIERS FACCINI AND VINCENT SEGAL - Songs Of Time Lost (Six Degrees)
10    LUDOVICO EINAUDI - Stanze (Decca/Universal)

College - The New Basement Tapes keep at that top spot through the year change, but a few new names are cropping up...

1    NEW BASEMENT TAPES - Lost On The River: The New Basement Tapes (Harvest-Electromagnetic)
2    RYAN ADAMS - Ryan Adams (Pax-Am-Blue Note)
3    MISS MARCH - That Is All (Self-Released)
4    HEY ROSETTA! - Second Sight (Sonic)
5    SHOVELS AND ROPE - Swimmin' Time (Dualtone)
6    GARY CLARK JR. - LIVE (Warner Bros.)
7    AJ DAVILA Y TERROR AMOR - Beibi (Burger)
8    COPELAND - Ixora (Tooth And Nail)
9    BRUISER QUEEN - Sweet Static (Boxing Clever)
10    SHE AND HIM - Classics (Columbia)

Roots - A brand new number one takes us into 2015!

1    GOV'T MULE - Dark Side of the Mule (Evil Teen Records)
2    ERIC GALES - Good for Sumthin' (Cleopatra)
4    DANA FUCHS - Live From the Road (Ruf Records)
5    MARK ERELLI - Milltowns (Self)
6    LUCINDA WILLIAMS - Down Where the Spirit Meets the Bone (Highway 20)
7    DEVON ALLMAN - Ragged and Dirty (Ruf Records)
8    KNICKERBOCKER ALLSTARS - Open Mic at the Knick (JP Cadillac Records)
9    BIG HARP GEORGE - Chromaticism (Blues Mountain)
10    SHELBY LYNNE - I Am Shelby Lynne (Rounder)

That wraps it up! Here's to the new year!
  Read Less
No Comments   |   Add a Comment >>

Support KAFM

KAFM is community radio and exists based on the support of listeners like you! Please help keep KAFM on the air by making a contribution or becoming a Monument Member!

Upcoming Events

KAFM CAB Meeting

Jan 18 @ 5:30PM

View More >>

Boat Songs with Bonnie Montgomery

Jan 21 @ 7:30PM
January 21st and 22nd $15 adults, $12 seniors, $6 youth A new theatrical realization of Bonnie's…

View More >>

KAFM Board Meeting

Jan 26 @ 5:30PM

View More >>

Bill Aikens, oboe and Brian Krinke, piano

Feb 11 @ 7:30PM
$12 Adults, $10 Seniors, $5 Youth

View More >>

Valentine's Faculty Gala

Feb 14 @ 7:30PM
$12 Adults, $10 Seniors, $5 Youth

View More >>

KAFM New DJ Orientation

Feb 15 @ 5:30PM

View More >>

Community Resources

In an effort to support our community's public health and the well-being of our local business community, we will be adding updates and resources regrading COVID-19. Please check our Community Resources page for full details.

On Air: -
Up Next: -