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Music Charts for January 31st - February 6th

February 7, 2014
Each week, we go through all of our new musicand count how many plays each album gets... Here's what's hot this week at KAFM!
Jazz – We had a very Jazz-heavy week... And a LOT of new names, to boot - including our new #1.

  1. Sue Maskaleris - "Bring Nothing But Your Heart" (Jazilian)
  2. Pete Mills - "Sweet Shadow" (Cellar Live)
  3. Gregory Porter - "Liquid Spirit" (Blue Note)
  4. Chaise Lounge - "Dot Dot Dot" (Modern Songbook)
  5. Chris Parker Trio - "The Christ Parker Trio" (GPR)
World – Another very reggae week for our World Charts! Except our top 2 spots!

  1. Juana Molina - "Wed 21" (Crammed Discs)
  2. Bombay Dub Quick read more or view full article Orchestra - "Tales of the Grand Bazaar" (Six Degrees)
  3. Alborosie - "Sound the System" (VP)
  4. P-Nuckle – “The System” (Self-released)
  5. Katchafire - "Best So Far" (VP) 
College –  The Avetts can't stop/won't stop. Anyone surprised?

  1. The Avett Brothers – “Magpie and the Dandelion” (Universal)
  2. Blackie and the Rodeo Kings - "South" (File Under Music)
  3. Mogwai - "Rave Tapes" (Sub Pop)
  4. Lucius - "Wildewoman" (Mom and Pop)
  5. Billie Joe and Norah – “Foreverly”
Roots – Well this entire chart is new this week...

  1. Roseanne Cash - "The River & The Thread" (Blue Note)
  2. Will Kimbrough - "Sideshow Love" (Daphne)
  3. Mark T. Small - "Smokin' Blues" (Lead Foot)
  4. Annika Chambers & The Houston All-Stars - "Making My Mark" (Montrose)
  5. Jennifer Nettles - "That Girl" (Universal/Nashville)

KAFM reports charts to the College Music Journal and the Roots Music Report each week.
Be sure to tune in to hear the best in new music, and keep an eye out for our weekly charts on our Facebook page!
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