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!earshot charts - january 2009 - top 200

Asterisk (*) denotes Canadian artists. All !earshot charts in this issue reflect actual airplay on campus/community stations during the month of January 2009. 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 Bicycles * Oh No It's Love Fuzzy Logic
2 B.A. Johnston * Stairway To Hamilton Just Friends
3 Brian Eno And David Byrne Everything That Happens Will Happen Today Todo Mundo
4 Various * Nothing On But Your Radio: Live Sessions From CJSW 90.9 CJSW
5 The Souljazz Orchestra * Manifesto Do Right! Music
6 Chad VanGaalen * Soft Airplane Flemish Eye/Sub Pop
7 Timber Timbre * Timber Timbre Out Of This Spark
8 Los Campesinos! We Are Beautiful, We Are Doomed Arts & Crafts
9 Bloc Party Intimacy Atlantic
10 The Organ * Thieves Mint
11 Jenny Omnichord * Charlotte Or Otis Label Fantastic
12 Isobel Campbell And Mark Lanegan Sunday At Devil Dirt Fontana
13 Fucked Up * The Chemistry Of Common Life Matador
14 The Matadors * Sweet Revenge Yeah Right!
15 Mount Eerie Lost Wisdom P.W. Elverum & Sun
16 Rae Spoon * Superior You Are Inferior Washboard
17 Sylvie * Trees And Shade Are Our Only Fences Smallman
18 The Arkells * Jackson Square Dine Alone
19 The Maynards * Date & Destroy Independent
20 The Dears * Missiles Dangerbird
21 Sebastien Grainger * Sebastien Grainger & The Mountains Outside
22 T. Dekker/Great Lake Swimmers * Song Sung Blue Weewerk
23 Mother Mother * O My Heart Last Gang
24 TV On The Radio Dear Science Touch And Go
25 The Gruesomes * Gruesomania Ricochet Sound
26 Amadou & Mariam Welcome To Mali Because Music
27 Deerhunter Microcastle Kranky
28 Various * Just West Of Something Big CFRU 93.3 FM
29 The Magic * The Magic Independent
30 Serena Ryder * Is It OK EMI
31 The Hoa Hoa's * Sonic Bloom Optical Sound
32 Wintermitts * Heirloom Independent
33 Responsibles * Fat Labs Sessions Independent
34 Land Of Talk * Some Are Lakes Saddle Creek
35 Chairlift Do You Inspire You Kanine
36 Mr. Pine * Rewilding Whiskey Lad
37 DD/MM/YYYY * 777 Independent
38 Rodney DeCroo * Mockingbird Bible Northern Electric
39 Various Delmark: 55 Years Of Jazz Delmark
40 The Stolen Minks * High Kicks New Romance For Kids
41 Hexes And Ohs * Bedroom Madness Noise Factory
42 Nobunny Love Visions 1-2-3-4 GO!!!
43 Jill Barber * Chances Outside
44 The Guest Bedroom * Treading Water Blowing Smoke Popsick
45 Various * If We Ever Get Out Of Here CFUR Radio
46 The Olympic Symphonium * More In Sorrow Than In Anger Forward Music Group
47 Kaiser Chiefs Off With Their Heads Universal
48 Rah Rah * Going Steady Young Soul
49 The Waking Eyes * Holding Onto Whatever It Is Coalition
50 Amelia Curran * War Bridges Six Shooter


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Rank Artist Title Label
51 Women * Women Flemish Eye
52 Tigerrr Beat * Don't Bother Me While I'm Doing Magic Independent
53 Menahan Street Band Make The Road By Walking Dunham
54 A Block Of Yellow Do I Do Around Sounds
55 Fennesz Black Sea Touch
56 Woodland Telegraph * Signs Revival Hymns Northern Folklore
57 The Decemberists Always The Bridesmaid: A Singles Series Capitol
58 Anathallo Canopy Glow Anticon
59 The White Wires * Girly Girly Girly Going Gaga
60 Coin Gutter * Pigeonless Vanity
61 Valery Gore * Avalanche To The Wandering Bear Do Right
62 Koren Holtkamp Field Rituals Type
63 Olenka And The Autumn Lovers* Olenka And The Autumn Lovers Independent
64 Dreamcatcher * Prom Night/Eyes Of Leather Face .Angle.Rec.
65 Adam Mowery * Port City Burning Independent
66 Blitzen Trapper Furr Sub Pop
67 Chinese Food * When The Future Caught On Fire Independent
68 The Craft Economy * Is On Your Side Independent
69 Theset * Never Odd Or Even Independent
70 Various * Weewerk Is 6! Weewerk
71 Crystal Stilts Alight Of Night Slumberland
72 Neil Young * Sugar Mountain: Live At Canterbury House 1968 Reprise
73 Elephant * The Violet Hour Nevado
74 The Flaming Lips Christmas On Mars Warner
75 Jay Reatard Matador Singles '08 Matador
76 Chic Gamine * Chic Gamine Independent
77 Of Montreal Skeletal Lamping Polyvinyl
78 Final Fantasy * Spectrum, 14th Century Blocks Recording Club
79 Hey Rosetta! * Into Your Lungs Sonic
80 Welcome Wagon Welcome To The Welcome Wagon Asthmatic Kitty
81 Shout Out Out Out Out/San Serac * In The End It's Your Friends/Friends Normals Welcome
82 Stompin' Tom Connors * The Ballad Of Stompin' Tom EMI Canada
83 Gang Gang Dance Saint Dymphna The Social Registry
84 Omon Ra * The Halls Of Medicine Fixture
85 Department Of Eagles In Ear Park 4AD
86 The Organizers * This Old Town's Filled With Sin Independent
87 Ruby Jean And The Thoughtful Bees* Ruby Jean And The Thoughtful Bees Youth Club
88 Raygun Cowboys * Raygun Cowboys Stumble
89 Nicole Lizee * This Will Not Be Televised Centredisques
90 Hawksley Workman * Los Manlicious Universal
91 Blue Giant Target Heart Amore! Phonics
92 The Memories Attack * LP2 Noyes
93 The Angry Dragons * The Angry Dragons Independent
94 Brett Dennen Hope For The Hopeless Dueltone
95 Jacob Kirkegaard Labirinthitis Touch
96 Bend Sinister * Stories Of Brothers, Tales Of Lovers Distort
97 Between The Pines Friends, Foes, Kith And Kin Supply & Demand
98 Fire On Fire The Orchard Young God
99 Hospital Grade * Secrets & Sawdust Independent
100 Roxanne Potvin * No Love For The Poisonous Alert Music


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Rank Artist Title Label
101 The Takeover U.K. It's All Happening Independent
102 Her Space Holiday XOXO Panda, And The New Kid Revival Mush
103 Religious Knives The Door Ecstatic Peace!
104 M. Mucci * Under The Tulip Tree Tall House
105 Gmackrr * Meditative Brise-Cul
106 Ladyhawke Ladyhawke Modular
107 Various * Quebec Emergent 0809 Sopref
108 The 88 Not Only... But Also Def Jam-Island
109 Green Go * Ghosts Of The Future Independent
110 Megapuss Surfing Vapor
111 The Buttless Chaps * Cartography Mint
112 Green Go * Green Go Burnt Oak
113 40 Sons & Daughters * 40 Sons & Daughters Independent
114 Trickbag * Tricknology Independent
115 Dynamo Cleoptera * Dynamo Cleoptera Mai
116 Hannah Georgas * The Beat Stuff Independent
117 Relief Maps * Graveyard Smash Independent
118 Artist Of The Year * vELOUR bRIGADE Cheezy Soundz
119 Wet Nose Hero * Congratulations Ha Ha Ha Burnt Oak
120 Delhi 2 Dublin * Remixed Independent
121 Winter Gloves * About A Girl Paper Bag
122 The Breakmen * When You Leave Town Independent
123 Owen Gilbride * Scary Monster! Independent
124 CFCF * Panesian Nights Paper Bag
125 Santogold Santogold Downtown
126 One Night Band * Hit & Run Stomp
127 Belle And Sebastian The BBC Sessions Matador
128 Snow Patrol A Hundred Million Suns Universal
129 Fleet Foxes Fleet Foxes Sub Pop
130 Tobacco Fucked Up Friends Anticon
131 Johannsson, Johann Fordlandia 4AD
132 Noah23 * Rock Paper Scissors Independent
133 Wildlife * Wildlife Independent
134 Various 4 Women No Cry Monika
135 Ruby Coast * Projectable Collections Independent
136 Thievery Corporation Radio Retaliation Eighteenth Street Lounge Music
137 Bon Iver For Emma, Forever Ago Jagjaguwar
138 Safety Show * Blackwater Independent
139 Lara Yule Singh * The Great Divine Independent
140 Molly Johnson * Lucky Universal
141 Wild Beasts Limbo, Panto Domino
142 Blah Blah 666 * It's Only Life! Barnyard
143 Lords Of Altamont The Altamont Sin Gearhead
144 Class War Kids A Strong People Need No Leader 110
145 Forest City Lovers * Haunting Moon Sinking Out Of This Spark
146 The Walkmen You & Me Gigantic
147 Jane Vain And The Dark Matter* Love Is Where The Smoke Is Rectangle
148 Deadly Apples * Infected Independent
149 Larkin Grimm Parplar Young God
150 Karpinka Brothers One Brick At A Time Independent


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Rank Artist Title Label
151 Made In Mexico Guerillaton Skin Graft
152 Jonas Reinhardt Jonas Reinhardt Kranky
153 Old Man Luedecke * Proof Of Love Black Hen Music
154 Fort Knox Five Radio Free DC Fort Knox
155 The Peptides * Stereo Stereo Independent
156 Brutal Knights * Living By Yourself + Bonus Deranged
157 Buena Vista Social Club Buena Vista Social Club At Carnegie Hall World Circuit
158 Quitzow Animal Nature Young Love
159 Q-Tip The Renaissance Universal
160 The Stills * Oceans Will Rise Arts & Crafts
161 Lucinda Williams Little Honey Lost Highway
162 Rudresh Mahanthappa Kinsman Pi
163 The Postmarks By-The-Numbers Unfiltered
164 Old 97's Blame It On Gravity New West
165 Pants And Tie * Washing Machine/You Rub Me The Wrong Way Independent
166 Boxer The Horse * The Late Show Independent
167 The Bronx III Distort
168 Auresia * Auresia Independent
169 The Magnificent 7's * Dirty Roads Transistor 66
170 Various * Cult Figures: Electroacoustic Music From Canada CMC
171 Art Of Fresh * Back To The Earth Beat Child
172 Various * 6015 Willow Independent
173 New Slang * Androgynation Gebbz Steelo Boutique
174 The City Streets * Concentrated Living Independent
175 The Tallest Man On Earth Shallow Grave Mexican Summer
176 The Wet Secrets * Rock Fantasy Rodeo Peanut
177 Medeski Martin & Wood Radiolarians I Indirecto
178 Don Vail * Don Vail LP Independent
179 Various * Musicworks 102 MusicWorks Magazine
180 Meisha And The Spanks* Meisha And The Spanks Independent
181 Michael Rault * Crash! Bang! Boom! Chickadee
182 Meaghan Smith * The Cricket's Quartet Sire
183 Tom Gabel Heart Burns Sire
184 Shearing Pinx * Ultra Snake Endless Latino
185 The Hold Steady Stay Positive Vagrant
186 Masia One * Pulau Independent
187 Birdapres * Toothpaste Marathon Of Dope
188 Feist * The Reminder: Deluxe Edition Arts & Crafts
189 Arrington De Dionyso I See Beyond The Black Sun K
190 Jaguar Love Take Me To The Sea Matador
191 Parlovr * Parlovr Independent
192 Dear And The Headlights Drunk Like Bible Times Equal Vision
193 Blackie And The Rodeo Kings * Swinging From The Chains Of Love True North
194 Dropping Out * Demo Independent
195 The Knux Remind Me In 3 Days Interscope
196 Robin And Linda Williams Buena Vista Red House
197 Past Lives Strange Symmetry Suicide Squeeze
198 Love Is All A Hundred Things Keep Me Up At Night Whats Your Rupture
199 Cat Power Dark End Of The Street Matador
200 Riverside * Newspeak Independent


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