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!earshot charts - august 2008 - top 200

Asterisk (*) denotes Canadian artists. All !earshot charts in this issue reflect actual airplay on campus/community stations during the month of August 2008. 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 Wolf Parade * At Mount Zoomer Sub Pop
2 King Khan And The Shrines The Supreme Genius Of King Khan And The Shrines Vice
3 Elliott Brood * Mountain Meadows Six Shooter
4 Brendan Canning * Something For All Of Us Arts & Crafts
5 Women * Women Flemish Eye
6 Fleet Foxes Fleet Foxes Sub Pop
7 Beck Modern Guilt DGC
8 Vancougar * Canadian Tuxedo Mint
9 Sloan * Parallel Play Murder
10 Matt Mays And El Torpedo* Terminal Romance Sonic
11 Snailhouse * Lies On The Prize Unfamiliar
12 Silver Jews Lookout Mountain, Lookout Sea Drag City
13 Ratatat LP3 XL
14 Tokyo Police Club * Elephant Shell Saddle Creek
15 Islands * Arm's Way Anti
16 Human Highway * Moody Motorcycle Secret City
17 Ron Sexsmith * Exit Strategy Of The Soul Ronboy
18 Agnostic Mountain Gospel Choir * Ten Thousand Shoutin' Abner Pim
19 Sigur Ros Med Sud I Eyrum Vid Spilum Endalaust XL
20 The Hold Steady Stay Positive Vagrant
21 The Jolts * Haute/Voltage Independent
22 The Gruesomes * Tyrants Of Teen Trash Ricochet Sound
23 Fred Eaglesmith * Tinderbox Independent
24 Azeda Booth * In Flesh Tones Absolutely Kosher
25 The Awkward Stage * Slimming Mirrors, Flattering Lights Mint
26 Various * Songs For The Gang: Thrush Hermit Tribute Gooseberry
27 The Notwist The Devil, You & Me Domino
28 CSS Donkey Sub Pop
29 Daedelus Love To Make Music To Ninja Tune
30 The Stills * Oceans Will Rise Arts & Crafts
31 My Morning Jacket Evil Urges ATO
32 Said The Whale * Howe Sounds/Taking Abalonia Upper Management
33 Old Man Luedecke * Proof Of Love Black Hen Music
34 The Telepathic Butterflies * Breakfast In Suburbia Rainbow Quartz
35 Tagaq Auk/Blood Jericho Beach
36 Various Eccentric Soul: Tragar & Note Labels Numero
37 Portishead Third Island
38 The Constantines * Kensington Heights Arts & Crafts
39 Gunsmoke * From Somewhere Inside My Brain
40 Woodhands * Heart Attack Paper Bag
41 Abe Vigoda Skeleton PPM
42 Various Life Beyond Mars: Bowie Covered Rapster
43 Hey Rosetta! * Into Your Lungs Sonic
44 Mirah The Old Days Feeling Modern Radio
45 Eric Chenaux * Sloppy Ground Constellation
46 Spiritualized Songs In A & E Fontana
47 Quest For Fire * Quest For Fire Storyboard
48 Me First And The Gimme Gimmes Have Another Ball Fat Wreck Chords
49 Cut Copy In Ghost Colours Modular
50 The Golden Hands Before God * Here Pop Echo


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Rank Artist Title Label
51 Sam Roberts * Love At The End Of The World Secret City
52 Castlemusic * You Can't Take Anyone Blue Fog
53 DJ Brace * The Electric Nosehair Orchestra Presents Nostomania Balanced
54 Flying Lotus Los Angeles Warp
55 The Famines * Black Sea Independent
56 Hercules & Love Affair Hercules & Love Affair DFA/EMI
57 The Dutchess And The Duke She's The Dutchess, He's The Duke Hardly Art
58 Ghostkeeper * …And The Children Of The Great Northern Muskeg Saved By Radio
59 Statues * Terminal Bedroom Deranged
60 Death Cab For Cutie Narrow Stairs Barsuk
61 The Dandy Warhols Earth To The Dandy Warhols Beat The World
62 Bonnie Prince Billy Lie Down In The Light Drag City
63 DB Buxton Revue* No Refund Independent
64 The Violet Archers * Sunshine At Night Zunior
65 Bob Wiseman * The Legend Blocks
66 Amer Diab And The Loan Sharks* Loan Shark Emergency Room Independent
67 Dr. Dog Fate Park The Van
68 Black Kids Partie Traumatic Columbia
69 Mardeen * Read Less Minds Independent
70 Various * The Aaargh! Annual: Vol 3 Aaargh!
71 Pas/Cal I Was Raised On Matthew, Mark, Luke And Laura Le Grand Magistery
72 The Wet Secrets * Rock Fantasy Rodeo Peanut
73 The NQ Arbuckle * X OK Six Shooter
74 Destroyer * Trouble In Dreams Merge
75 Run Chico Run * Rocket Surgery Reluctant
76 Sebastien Grainger * American Names Independent
77 Adam & The Amethysts * Amethyst Amulet Pome
78 Weezer Weezer (Red Album) Interscope
79 Cowlick * Eternia Hernia Down By The Point
80 Crosstown Rivals Crosstown Rivals Independent
81 Melvins Nude With Boots Ipecac
82 Duchess Says * Anthologies Des 3 Perchoirs Alien8
83 Alla Es Tiempo Crammed Discs
84 Modern Boys Modern Girls * I Might As Well Break It Independent
85 Radiohead The Best Of Capitol
86 Fuck The Facts * Disgorge Mexico Relapse
87 Belleisle * Longstanding Ships At Night
88 Fuad And The Feztones * Beeramid Ricochet Sound
89 Simply Saucer * Half Human, Half Live Sonic Unyon
90 Seun Kuti And Fela's Egypt 80 Seun Kuti And Fela's Egypt 80 Mr Bongo
91 CPC Gangbangs * Mutilation Nation Swami
92 The Golden Hands Before God * Here Pop Echo
93 Flight Of The Conchords Flight Of The Conchords Sub Pop
94 Oxford Collapse Bits Sub Pop
95 Creature * No Sleep At All Bonsound
96 Alejandro Escovedo The Real Animal Back Porch
97 No Age Nouns Sub Pop
98 Black Mountain * In The Future JagJaguwar/Scratch
99 Willie Nelson And Wynton Marsalis Two Men With The Blues Blue Note
100 Be Your Own Pet Get Awkward Ecstatic Peace


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Rank Artist Title Label
101 Lava Lamps * Yellow Umbrellas Independent
102 Various Ed Rec Vol.3 Ed Banger
103 Olenka * Warsaw Girl Independent
104 Lesbo Vrouven * Encore La Mort P572
105 Kathleen Edwards * Asking For Flowers Zoe
106 Pattern Is Movement All Together Hometapes
107 Inara George With Van Dyke Parks An Invitation Everloving
108 Architecture In Helsinki Like It Or Not Polyvinyl
109 Ayla Brook * After The Morning After Independent
110 The Cute Lepers Can't Stand Modern Music Blackheart
111 Clinton St. John * Black Forest Levitation Independent
112 Friendly Rich And The Lollipop People* Dinosaur Power Pumpkin Pie Corp.
113 Ry Cooder I, Flathead Nonesuch
114 Beefdonut * Triple Back Flips Into The Splits Independent
115 Mates Of State Re-Arrange Us Barsuk
116 Various You Don't Know: Ninja Cuts Ninja Tune
117 Fur Bearing Animals Fur Bearing Animals Independent
118 Matmos Supreme Balloon Matador
119 Street Dogs State Of Grace Hellcat
120 Crystal Castles * Crystal Castles Last Gang
121 The Tom Fun Orchestra * You Will Land With A Thud Company House
122 The Paper Cranes * Halcyon Days Unfamiliar
123 Manraygun * Misfortune Telling Independent
124 Nas Nas Columbia
125 Dubmatix * Renegade Rocker 7 Arts
126 Bodies Of Water A Certain Feeling Secretly Canadian
127 The Green Hour Band * The Green Hour Band Kingdom
128 Shanker And Romps * Sing For Your Summer Independent
129 Primal Scream Beautiful Future B-Unique
130 Health Disco Lovepump United
131 The Ting Tings We Started Nothing Bonsound
132 The Priddle Concern * The Priddle Concern Sparks
133 Videotape * My Favourite Thing Independent
134 Alaska In Winter Dance Party In The Balkans Milan
135 Emmylou Harris All I Intended To Be Nonesuch
136 Conor Oberst Conor Oberst Merge
137 Sebadoh Bubble & Scrape Sub Pop
138 Grand Theft Bus * Made Upwards Forward Music Group
139 Sebastien Tellier Sexuality Record Makers
140 Lackthereof Your Anchor Barsuk
141 Etana The Strong One VDP
142 Peter Project * Peter Project Fuzzy Logic
143 The Liptonians * The Liptonians Independent
144 Gonzales Soft Power Arts & Crafts
145 Herbaliser Same As It Never Was !K7
146 Subtle ExitingARM Lex
147 Eric Hutchinson Sounds Like This Lets Break
148 Tilly And The Wall O Team Love
149 Black Lungs * Send Flowers Dine Alone
150 Sean Savage Nicholas* Summer 5000 Independent


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Rank Artist Title Label
151 The Orb The Dream Six Degrees
152 The Ramblin' Ambassadors * Vista Cruiser Country Squire Mint
153 She And Him Volume One Merge
154 M83 Saturdays=Youth Mute
155 Jim Noir Jim Noir Barsuk
156 Carpenter * Law Of The Land Smallman
157 Sir Victor Uwaifo Guitar Boy Superstar 1970 - 76 Crammed Discs
158 Los Straitjackets Rock En Espanol Yep Roc
159 The Black Keys Attack & Release Nonesuch
160 Foxboro Hot Tubs Stop Drop & Roll Jingle Town
161 Andre Williams And The New Orleans Hellhounds Can You Deal With It? Bloodshot
162 Various Nigeria 70: Lagos Jump Strut
163 Hector Fector * We Are Romantic Independent
164 What's The Science? (Carlos Nino & Lil' Sci) Elevation Shaman Work
165 Duke Sedan And The Hi-Tones Rockabilly Ball Independent
166 Dragon Fli Empire * Intermission Make Believe
167 The Tough Alliance The New School Summer Lovers Unlimited
168 Ndidi Onukwulu * The Contradictor Jerico Beach
169 Man Man Rabbit Habits Anti
170 Elephant * The Violet Hour Nevado
171 The Magic * The Magic Independent
172 My Education Bad Vibrations Strange Attractors Audio House
173 The Mole * As High As The Sky Wagon Repair
174 Off The International Radar * Off The International Radar Independent
175 Swank * Campfire Psalms Independent
176 The John Henrys * Sweet As The Grain 9LB
177 Woodpigeon * Treasury Library Canada Awesome Calgary Awesome
178 Negativland Thigmotactic Seeland
179 Koak * Morningtime Stumble Delorean
180 Mt. Royal * Mad Foxes Independent
181 Total Bummer * Total Bummer Global Symphonic
182 Pete Samples * The Jumper Cables Independent
183 Lucid 44 * Co Mah Coal Tonto Is Jesus
184 Various Lost In Tyme: Volume 4 Lost In Tyme
185 Ghengis Ghandis * Shack Attack Ulusulu
186 Various PDX Pop Now! 2008 PDX
187 The Wombats A Guide To Love, Loss & Desperation 14th Floor
188 Eliana Cuevas * Vidas Independent
189 Delta Spirit Ode To Sunshine Rounder
190 Firewater The Golden Hour Bloodshot
191 Christine Fellows * Nevertheless Six Shooter
192 Adam And The Amethysts * Amethyst Amulet Pome
193 Jayme Stone And Mansa Sissoko* Africa To Appalachia Independent
194 Various * Quebec Putumayo
195 Feuermusik * No Contest Standard Form
196 Hank Pine And Lily Fawn* North America Independent
197 Takka Takka Migration Ernest Jenning Record Co.
198 PS I Love You * PS I Love You Apple Crisp
199 KEN Mode * Mennonite Arctodus
200 Jonathan Richman You Can Have A Cell Phone That's Ok But Not Me Vapor


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