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!earshot charts - 2004 - top 200

Asterisk (*) denotes Canadian artists. All !earshot charts in this issue reflect actual airplay on campus/community stations during the year 2004. Charts are weighted according to broadcast range and market size. To view older charts from as far back as 1999, go to our charts archive.


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Rank Artist Title Label
1 The Organ * Grab That Gun Mint
2 The Evaporators * Ripple Rock Mint
3 The Arcade Fire * Funeral Merge
4 Death From Above 1979 * You're A Woman I'm A Machine Last Gang
5 Tom Waits Real Gone Anti
6 The Hidden Cameras * Mississauga Goddam Evil Evil
7 Stars * Set Yourself On Fire Arts & Crafts
8 Hayden * Elk-Lake Serenade Hardwood
9 Royal City * Little Heart's Ease Three Gut
10 Wilco A Ghost Is Born Nonesuch
11 A.C. Newman * The Slow Wonder Blue Curtain
12 Interpol Antics Matador
13 William Shatner * Has Been Shout Factory
14 The Sadies * Favourite Colours Outside
15 Tangiers * Never Bring You Pleasure Sonic Unyon
16 Neko Case The Tigers Have Spoken Mint
17 Controller.Controller * History Paper Bag
18 Sonic Youth Sonic Nurse DGC
19 Air Talkie Walkie Virgin
20 Stereolab Margerine Eclipse Elektra
21 Modest Mouse Good News For People Who Love Bad News Sony
22 Jim Guthrie * Now More Than Ever Three Gut
23 Sixtoo * Chewing On Glass & Other Miracle Cures NinjaTune
24 Beef Terminal * The Isolationist Noise Factory
25 Julie Doiron * Goodnight Nobody Endearing
26 Atomic 7 * En Hillbilly Caliente Mint
27 The Unintended * The Unintended Blue Fog
28 Destroyer * Your Blues Merge
29 Franz Ferdinand Franz Ferdinand Domino
30 Various * Zombie Night In Canada Stumble
31 Joel Plaskett Emergency* Truthfully Truthfully Maple Music
32 The Unicorns * Who Will Cut Our Hair When We're Gone? Alien8
33 The Sourkeys * The Sourkeys Independent
34 The Shins Chutes Too Narrow Sub Pop
35 Pink Mountaintops * Pink Mountaintops Scratch
36 Magnetic Fields I Nonesuch
37 Mission Of Burma OnOffOn Matador
38 Le Tigre This Island Strummer
39 The Black Keys Rubber Factory Fat Possum
40 K-Os * Joyful Rebellion Virgin
41 Elliott Smith From A Basement On The Hill Anti
42 Frog Eyes * The Folded Palm Absolutely Kosher
43 The Stills * Logic Will Break Your Heart Vice
44 Deerhoof Milk Man 5RC
45 Beastie Boys To The 5 Boroughs Capitol
46 The Polyphonic Spree Together We're Heavy Hollywood
47 The Walkmen Bows And Arrows Record Collection
48 Of Montreal Satanic Panic In The Attic Polyvinyl
49 Broken Social Scene * Bee Hives Arts & Crafts
50 The High Dials * Fields In Glass Rainbow Quartz


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Rank Artist Title Label
51 Wax Mannequin * The Price Coqi
52 Sarah Harmer * All Of Our Names Zoe
53 King Cobb Steelie * Destroy All Codes Outside
54 Kid Koala * Some Of My Best Friends Are DJs NinjaTune
55 Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds Abattoir Blues / The Lyre Of Orpheus Mute
56 Various * CBC Radio 3 Sessions: Vol. 1 CBC
57 Blonde Redhead Misery Is A Butterfly 4AD
58 The Fall The Real New Fall LP Narnack
59 Fly Pan Am * N'Ecoutez Pas Constellation
60 Belle And Sebastian Books Rough Trade
61 Carolyn Mark & The New Best Friends* The Pros And Cons Of Collaboration Mint
62 Tijuana Bibles * Fists Of Fury Independent
63 All Purpose Voltage Heroes * The End Of Daniel Jonathan Poole Independent
64 Two-Minute Miracles * Volume III: The Silence Of Animals Teenage USA
65 The Cinch * Shake If You Got It Dirtnap
66 Various Old Enough To Know Better: 15 Years Of Merge Merge
67 PJ Harvey Uh Huh Her Island
68 TV On The Radio Desperate Youth, Blood Thirsty Babes Touch & Go
69 The Heavy Blinkers * The Night And I Are Still So Young Endearing
70 Les Georges Leningrad * Sur Les Traces De Black Eskimo Alien8
71 The Burdocks * Airplane Tracks Out Of Touch
72 Sun Kil Moon Ghosts Of The Great Highway JetSet
73 Brian Wilson Smile Nonesuch
74 Fiery Furnaces Blueberry Boat Rough Trade
75 The Von Bondies Pawn Shoppe Heart Sire
76 Various Zed: Live Off The Floor CBC
77 Andre Ethier * With Christopher Sandes Featuring Pickles And Price Sonic Unyon
78 Valley Of The Giants * Valley Of The Giants Arts & Crafts
79 By Divine Right * Sweet Confusion Spinart
80 RJD2 Since We Last Spoke Definitive Jux
81 The Futureheads The Futureheads 679
82 The Faint Wet From Birth Saddle Creek
83 The Hives Tyrannosaurus Hives Polydor
84 Greg MacPherson * Maintenance G7 Welcoming Committee
85 The Delgados Universal Audio Chemikal Underground
86 Jill Barber * Oh Heart Dependent Music
87 No Luck Club * Happiness Ill Boogie
88 Magneta Lane * The Constant Lover Paper Bag
89 P:ano * The Den Hive Fi
90 Ermine * Maps Of The Rise And Fall Independent
91 Antibalas Afrobeat Orchestra Who Is This America? Ropeadope
92 Iron And Wine Our Endless Numbered Days Sub Pop
93 Nathan * Jimson Weed Nettwerk
94 Guided By Voices Half Smiles Of The Decomposed Matador
95 Tegan And Sara * So Jealous Super Close
96 Animal Collective Sung Tongs Fat Cat
97 Zeke Til The Livin' End Relapse
98 Shalabi Effect * Pink Abyss Alien8
99 Oneida Secret Wars Three Gut
100 The Strokes Room On Fire RCA


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Rank Artist Title Label
101 Pipi Skid * Funny Farm Peanuts & Corn
102 Chad VanGaalen * Infiniheart Catch & Release
103 Gentleman Reg * Darby And Joan Three Gut
104 The Doers * Ready, Set...Do Red Cat
105 The Gay * You Know The Rules Mint
106 Camera Obscura Underachievers Please Try Harder Merge
107 Falconhawk * Hotmouth Saved By Radio
108 Sahara Hotnights Kiss And Tell RCA
109 Mastodon Leviathan Relapse
110 The Unicorns * The Unicorns: 2014 Suicide Squeeze
111 Buck 65 * Talkin' Honky Blues Warner
112 Bjork Medulla Elektra
113 Sweatshop Union * Natural Progression BattleAxe
114 Joe Strummer & The Mescaleros Streetcore Hellcat/Epitaph
115 The Beta Band Heroes To Zeros EMI
116 Black Rice * Contact Independent
117 Frank Black Francis Frank Black Francis Sonic Unyon
118 The Telepathic Butterflies * Songs From A Second Wave Rainbow Quartz
119 Tortoise It's All Around You Thrill Jockey
120 Matthew Barber The Story Of Your Life Warner
121 The Libertines The Libertines Rough Trade
122 The Smugglers * Mutiny In Stereo Mint
123 AA Soundsystem * Lily Plain...You're Hardly Poor New Saskatchewan
124 Lesbians On Ecstasy * Lesbians On Ecstasy Alien8
125 Feist * Let It Die Arts & Crafts
126 Corb Lund Band* Modern Pain Independent
127 !!! Louden Up Now Touch & Go
128 Various Rock Against Bush: Vol. 2 Fat Wreck Chords
129 Loretta Lynn Van Lear Rose Interscope
130 Rheostatics * 2067 True North
131 Po' Girl * Vagabond Lullabies Nettwerk
132 Various * Dig Your Roots: Electronic/Dance NCRA
133 The Barmitzvah Brothers * Mr. Bones Walk-In Closet Weewerk
134 Apostle Of Hustle * Folkloric Feel Arts & Crafts
135 Young And Sexy * Life Through One Speaker Mint
136 C'Mon * Midnight Is The Answer Independent
137 M83 Dead Cities, Red Seas & Lost Ghosts Mute
138 Atomic Machetes * Rock And Roll Is The Only Thing We Got Mutant Rock
139 Q And Not U Power Dischord
140 The Descendents Cool To Be You Fat Wreck Chords
141 The Frenetics Grey Veins To The Parking Lot Union 2112
142 D. Rangers * We Stay High And Lonesome Independent
143 Starvin Hungry * Damnesty Grenadine
144 The Rapture Echoes Strummer
145 Comets On Fire Blue Cathedral Sub Pop
146 The Soiree * The Soiree Independent
147 Brent Randall & His Pinecones* Quite Precisely, Brent Randall & His Pinecones Just Friends
148 Bad Religion The Empire Strikes First Epitaph
149 Drive By Truckers The Dirty South New West
150 The End * Within Dividia Relapse


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Rank Artist Title Label
151 cLOUDDEAD Ten Mush
152 New Deal * Gone Gone Gone Sound+Light
153 Joel Kroeker * Melodrama True North
154 Pinback Summer In Abaddon Touch & Go
155 Microbunny * Dead Stars Kindling
156 The Weekend Teaser: Bonus Level Teenage USA
157 The Blood Brothers Crimes V2
158 Guitar Wolf Love Rock Narnack
159 The Diskettes * The Diskettes Humblebee
160 John Smith * Pinky's Laundromat Peanuts & Corn
161 The Thrills So Much For The City EMI
162 Reverend Horton Heat Revival Yep Roc
163 Ron Sexsmith * Retriever Nettwerk
164 Besnard Lakes * Volume 1 Independent
165 Silent Film Soundtrack * Modern Time Ford Plant
166 Fancey * Fancey March
167 Ben Kweller On My Way ATO
168 Junior Boys * Last Exit Kin
169 The Constantines * Young Lions Sub Pop
170 The Organizers * Painting Bricklin Blue Rockfort
171 Little Miss Moffat * Miss Canada Independent
172 Robyn Hitchcock Spooked Yep Roc
173 Despistado * Emergency Response Does Everyone Stare
174 Bedouin Soundclash * Sounding A Mosaic Stomp
175 Medeski Martin & Wood End Of The World Party (Just In Case) Blue Note
176 Her Space Holiday The Young Machines Mush
177 Do Make Say Think * Winter Hymn Country Hymn Summer Hymn Constellation
178 Loscil * First Narrows Kranky
179 Nomeansno * The People's Choice Ant Acid Audio
180 Various * BYOP: Calgary Does Connors Saved By Radio
181 By Divine Right * Hybrid TV Genii Linus
182 Raising The Fawn * The North Sea Sonic Unyon
183 Ani Difranco Educated Guess Righteous Babe Records
184 Elf Power Walking With The Beggar Boys Orange Twin
185 JFK & The Conspirators * Mash Up The Dance Independent
186 Les Savy Fav Inches French Kiss
187 Horrorpops Hell Yeah Hellcat/Epitaph
188 Various Rock Against Bush: Vol. 1 Fat Wreck Chords
189 Madvillain Madvillainy Stones Throw
190 Tilly And The Wall Wild Like Children Team Love
191 The Straggler * Torches, Etc. Independent
192 Elliott Brood * Tin Type Weewerk
193 Bebop Cortez * The Romantic Panther Commander Independent
194 Jonathan Richman Not So Much To Be Loved As To Love Vapor
195 The Notwist Different Cars And Trains EP Domino
196 Auf Der Mar Auf Der Mar Capitol
197 Midways * Pay More And Get A Good Seat Fuzzybox
198 Preston School Of Industry Monsoon Matador
199 ...As The Poets Affirm * I Want To Tell My Heart To You, But I Cannot Say English Independent
200 Billy And The Lost Boys * Breaking Down The Barriers Independent


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