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!earshot charts - 2005 - top 200

Asterisk (*) denotes Canadian artists. All !earshot charts in this issue reflect actual airplay on campus/community stations during the year 2005. 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 New Pornographers * Twin Cinema Mint
2 Wolf Parade * Apologies To The Queen Mary Sub Pop
3 Broken Social Scene * Broken Social Scene + EP Arts & Crafts
4 Sufjan Stevens Illinois Asthmatic Kitty
5 Caribou * The Milk Of Human Kindness Domino
6 Wolf Parade * Wolf Parade Sub Pop
7 Black Mountain * Black Mountain Scratch
8 The Constantines * Tournament Of Hearts Three Gut
9 Deadly Snakes * Porcella Paper Bag
10 Metric * Live It Out Last Gang
11 Spoon Gimme Fiction Merge
12 Joel Plaskett * La De Da Maple Music
13 The Most Serene Republic * Underwater Cinematography Arts & Crafts
14 Controller.Controller * X-Amounts Paper Bag
15 The Russian Futurists * Our Thickness Upper Class
16 Cuff The Duke * Cuff The Duke Hardwood
17 The High Dials * War Of The Wakening Phantoms Rainbow Quartz
18 FemBots * The City Paper Bag
19 P:ano * Brigadoon Mint
20 Sleater-Kinney The Woods Sub Pop
21 You Say Party! We Say Die! * Hit The Floor! Sound Document
22 Hot Hot Heat * Elevator Sire
23 Elevator * August Bluefog
24 Deerhoof The Runners Four 5RC
25 Four Tet Everything Ecstatic Domino
26 Bloc Party Silent Alarm Dim Mak
27 Carolyn Mark * Just Married: An Album Of Duets Mint
28 Stars * Set Yourself On Fire Arts & Crafts
29 Great Lake Swimmers * Bodies And Minds Misra
30 Buck 65 * Secret House Against The World Warner
31 Iron And Wine Woman King Sub Pop
32 The Decemberists Picaresque Kill Rock Stars
33 Elliott Brood * Ambassador Six Shooter
34 LCD Soundsystem LCD Soundsystem DFA
35 Final Fantasy * Has A Good Home Blocks Recording Club
36 Low The Great Destroyer Sub Pop
37 Death From Above 1979 * Romance Bloody Romance: Remixes Last Gang
38 Iron And Wine/Calexico In The Reins Overcoat
39 Kinski Alpine Static Sub Pop
40 Immaculate Machine * Ones And Zeroes Mint
41 Fiery Furnaces EP Rough Trade
42 The Free Design Now Sound Redesigned Light In The Attic
43 Hexes And Ohs * Goodbye Friend, Welcome Lover Noise Factory
44 Wintersleep * Wintersleep Dependent Music
45 Tangiers * The Family Myth Baudelaire
46 Agnostic Mountain Gospel Choir * Fighting And Onions Shoutin' Abner Pim
47 The Kills No Wow Rough Trade
48 Animal Collective Feels Fat Cat
49 Beck Guero Geffen
50 Of Montreal The Sunlandic Twins Polyvinyl


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Rank Artist Title Label
51 The Ladies And Gentlemen * Small Sins Boompa
52 Propagandhi * Potemkin City Limits G7 Welcoming Committee
53 Sharon Jones And The Dap-Kings Naturally Daptone
54 Danger Doom The Mouse And The Mask Epitaph
55 Sweet Tenders * Skeleton Key Just Friends
56 B.A. Johnston * My Heart Is A Blinking Nintendo Just Friends
57 Bright Eyes I'm Wide Awake, It's Morning Saddle Creek
58 Various * 90.9 With A Bullet: 20 Years Of Calgary Music On CJSW Saved By Radio
59 Whitey Houston * Whitey Houston Rectangle
60 Corb Lund Band* Hair In My Eyes Like A Highland Steer Stony Plain
61 The Burdocks * What We Do Is Secret Black Mountain
62 Snailhouse * The Silence Show Scratch
63 Falconhawk * Here's Your Ghost Saved By Radio
64 M.I.A. Arular XL
65 M83 Before The Dawn Heals Us Mute
66 Boards Of Canada The Campfire Headphase Warp
67 Devendra Banhart Cripple Crow XL
68 Ladytron Witching Hour Rykodisc
69 The Book Of Lists * Red Arrows Global Symphonic
70 Kid Koala * Live From The Short Attention Span Audio Theater NinjaTune
71 SS Cardiacs * Fear The Love Blocks Recording Club
72 Jason Collett * Idols Of Exile Arts & Crafts
73 Kathleen Edwards * Back To Me Maple Music
74 Canned Hamm * Erotic Thriller Pro-Am Entertainment Int.
75 Destroyer * Notorious Lightning And Other Works Merge
76 Koushik * Be With Stones Throw
77 Tricky Woo * First Blush Last Gang
78 Jon-Rae & The River * Old Songs For The New Town Permafrost
79 Novillero * Aim For The Holes In Their Lives Mint
80 Xiu Xiu La Foret 5RC
81 Raised By Wolves * Hot Blood Stomp And Howl
82 Fruit Bats Spelled In Bones Sub Pop
83 Various * Vancouver Complication Sudden Death
84 Greg MacPherson * Night Flares G7 Welcoming Committee
85 Bella * Pretty Mess Independent
86 Cadeaux * Physical City Sound Document
87 Gorillaz Demon Days EMI
88 Geoff Berner * Whiskey Rabbi Black Hen
89 Thee Silver Mt Zion Memorial Orchestra & Tra La-La Band* Horses In The Sky Constellation
90 Kiss Me Deadly * Misty Medley Alien8
91 Various * Guess Who's Home: A Tribute To The Guess Who Transistor 66
92 The White Stripes Get Behind Me Satan V2
93 Republic Of Safety * Passport Independent
94 Broadcast Tender Buttons Warp
95 Skratch Bastid/John Smith/Pip Skid * Taking Care Of Business First Things First
96 Christine Fellows * Paper Anniversary Sixshooter
97 The Fall Fall Heads Roll Narnack
98 Luke Doucet * Broken (And Other Rogue States) Sixshooter
99 Teenage Fanclub Man-Made Merge
100 Oneida The Wedding Three Gut


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Rank Artist Title Label
101 The Maynards * Break Out The Make Out King Amos Productions
102 Yo La Tengo Prisoners Of Love: A Smattering Of Scintillating Senescent Songs 85-03 Matador
103 Montag * Alone, Not Alone Gooom
104 Les Angles Morts * What's Real? Blue Skies Turn Black
105 Gogol Bordello Gypsy Punks SideOneDummy
106 M. Ward Transistor Radio Merge
107 The Winks/Tights * Split Drip Audio
108 Stephen Malkmus Face The Truth Matador
109 Doves Some Cities Astralwerks
110 Prefuse 73 Surrounded By Silence Warp
111 The Dandy Warhols Odditorium Or Warlords Of Mars Capitol
112 K'Naan * The Dusty Foot Philosopher Track & Field
113 All Purpose Voltage Heroes * Already Haunted Rectangle
114 The Port City Allstars * On Safari Independent
115 Sun Kil Moon Tiny Cities Caldo Verde
116 Comeback Kid * Wake The Dead Victory
117 Chad VanGaalen * Infiniheart Sub Pop
118 Architecture In Helsinki In Case We Die Bar None
119 Daniel Lanois * Belladonna Anti
120 Belle And Sebastian Push Barman To Open Old Wounds Matador
121 The Dead 60's The Dead 60's Deltasonic
122 The Raveonettes Pretty In Black Sony
123 The Diskettes * Weeknights At Island View Beach Blocks Recording Club
124 Silver Jews Tanglewood Numbers Drag City
125 Dog Day * Thank You Out Of Touch
126 The Go! Team Thunder Lightning Strike Memphis Industries
127 Smog A River Ain't Too Much To Love Drag City
128 Kate Maki * The Sun Will Find Us Independent
129 Sigur Ros Takk... Geffen
130 The Floor * Personnel Normals Welcome
131 Protest The Hero * Kezia Underground Operations
132 Columbus * Debut EP Pop Echo
133 Franz Ferdinand You Could Have It So Much Better Domino
134 The Postal Service We Will Become Silhouettes Sub Pop
135 Chixdiggit * Pink Razors Fat Wreck Chords
136 The Creeping Nobodies * Stop Movement Stop Loss Blocks Recording Club
137 Thievery Corporation The Cosmic Game ESL
138 Jennifer Gentle Valende Sub Pop
139 Dungen Ta Det Lungt Kemado
140 Amon Tobin Chaos Theory NinjaTune
141 You Say Party! We Say Die! * Danskwad EP Independent
142 Nada Surf The Weight Is A Gift Barsuk
143 Duplex * Ablum Mint
144 A Northern Chorus * Bitter Hands Resign Sonic Unyon
145 C'Mon * In The Heat Of The Moment Maple Music
146 Various * CFUR Is The New Pink Independent
147 Dandi Wind * Bait The Traps Bongo Beat
148 The Mountain Goats The Sunset Tree 4AD
149 The Arcade Fire * Funeral Merge
150 Raised By Swans * Codes And Secret Longing Independent


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Rank Artist Title Label
151 Death From Above 1979 * You're A Woman I'm A Machine Last Gang
152 The Vertical Struts * The Vertical Struts Pop Echo
153 Pony Up! * Pony Up! Dim Mak
154 Agriculture Club * The Horse Always Gets It First Transistor 66
155 Ninja High School * Young Adults Against Suicide Tomlab
156 Sailboats Are White * Turbo! Lets Just Have Some Fun
157 Sparrow * The Early Years Absolutley Kosher
158 Sage Francis A Healthy Distrust Epitaph
159 Mogwai BBC Sessions 1996-2003, Government Commissions Matador
160 My Morning Jacket Z ATO/RCA
161 British Sea Power Open Season Rough Trade
162 Jaga Jazzist What We Must NinjaTune
163 Crooked Fingers Dignity And Shame Merge
164 Blackalicious The Craft Anti
165 The Magic Numbers The Magic Numbers Heavenly
166 Cursed * Two Goodfellow
167 Negativland No Business Mordam
168 Beef Terminal * Anger Do Not Enter Noise Factory
169 We Are Wolves * Non Stop Fat Possum
170 Vailhalen * Pop Violence Saved By Radio
171 Various Verve Remixed 3 Verve
172 Chet * Kauai Hive Fi
173 Sianspheric * RGB Sonic Unyon
174 Catlow * Kiss The World Boompa
175 Black Rebel Motorcyle Club Howl RCA
176 The Duhks * The Duhks Sugar Hill
177 Lightning Bolt Hypermagic Mountain Load'
178 Holy Fuck * Holy Fuck Dependent Music
179 Martha Wainwright * Martha Wainwright Rounder
180 Why? Elephant Eyelash Anticon
181 Matt Mays And El Torpedo* Matt Mays And El Torpedo Some
182 Gang Of Four Return The Gift V2
183 Sharp Like Knives * No Pressure Youth Club
184 Lali Puna I Thought I Was Over That: Rare, Remixed And B Sides Morr
185 Enon Lost Marbles And Exploded Evidence Touch & Go
186 The Cape May * Central City May Rise Again Flemish Eye
187 13 And God 13 And God Anticon
188 A Band Of Bees Free The Bees EMI
189 Magnolia Electric Co. What Comes After The Blues Secretly Canadian
190 Caribou * Marino Audio Domino
191 Kings Of Leon Aha Shake Heartbreak RCA
192 Sylvie * An Electric Trace Smallman
193 Holopaw Quit and/or Fight Sub Pop
194 Great Aunt Ida * Our Fall Hive Fi
195 The Pointed Sticks * Perfect Youth (Reissue) Sudden Death
196 Clap Your Hands Say Yeah Clap Your Hands Say Yeah Independent
197 Various * Nuvo Robosapien
198 Daedelus Exquisite Corpse Mush
199 The Doers * The Plastic Bass EP Red Cat
200 Lady Sovereign Vertically Chanllenged Chocolate Industries


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