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Charts for May 24-30

May 30, 2014
The end of May brings us new charts! Check 'em out!

Jazz - Almost an all new chart this week! A few new names popping up!

1. Catherine Russell - Bring It Back (Jazz Village)
2. Mike Allen Quartet - Panorama (with Hugh Fraser) (Cellar Live)
3. Mike Ferro - Django By Ferro (Self)
4. Roosevelt Dime - Full Head of Steam (Self)
5. Badbadnotgood - III (Innovative Leisure)
6. Triology - Triology (Cellar Live)
7. Lalama Brothers - Erie Avenue (Lalama)
8. Harvey Mason - Chameleon (Concord)
9. Motet - The Motet (Motet)
10. David "Fathead" Newman - Cellar Groove (Cellar Live)

World - Ziggy Ziggy. Well, Quick read more or view full article the rest of the chart is movin' anyways...

1. Ziggy Marley - Fly Rasta (Tuff Gong)
2. Palo! - Live (Rolling Pin)
3. La Misa Negra - Misa de Medianoche (NAM)
4. Rodrigo y Gabriela - 9 Dead Alive (ATO)
5. Thievery Corporation - Saudade (ESL)
6. Pacifika - Amor Planeta (Six Degrees)
7. Karol Conka - Batuk Freak (Mr. Bongo)
8. Tinariwen - Emmaar (Anti-)
9. Bossacucanova - Our Kind of Bossa (Six Degrees)
10. Seun Kuto and Egypt 80 - A Long Way to the Beginning (KFR)

College - All new top ten! Also, who called Black Keys? (Hint: I did.)

1. Black Keys - Turn Blue (Nonesuch)
2. Coldplay - Ghost Stories (Atlantic)
3. Sister Speak - Rise Up For Love (Self)
4. Wye Oak - Shriek (Merge)
5. Beck - Morning Phase (Capitol)
6. Eels - The Cautionary Tales of Mark Oliver Everett (Pias)
7. Nickel Creek  - A Dotted Line (Nonesuch)
8. Euforquestra - Fire (Self)
9. Ghost of a Saber Tooth Tiger - Midnight Sun (Chimera)
10. Cody ChesnuTT - Landing on a Hundred: B Sides and Remixes (Vibration)

Roots - Not a lot of surprise that Gregg Allman's new one takes number one, but there are a few new names!

1. Gregg Allman - All My Friends (Rounder Records)
2. Red Molly - The Red Album (Self)
3. Various Artists - Looking Into You: A Tribute to Jackson Browne (Music Road Records)
4. Rachelle Coba - Mother Blues (Mono Records)
5. String Cheese Incident - Song In My Head (Loud & Proud)
6. Kenny "Blues Boss" Wayne - Rollin' With the Blues Boss (Stony Plain Records)
7. Ray Bonneville - Easy Gone (Red House)
8. Back Porch Blues Band - One More Before You Go (Floyd Dog Music)
9. Rodney Crowell - Tarpaper Sky (New West Records)
10. Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band - Goin' Home (Concord)

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