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!earshot - december 2016 - top 200


Asterisk (*) denotes Canadian artists. All !earshot charts in this issue reflect actual airplay on campus/community stations during the month of December 2016. Charts are weighted according to broadcast range and market size. To view older charts from as far back as 1999, go to our charts main page.


top 200 >> 51 to 100 >>101 to 150 >>151 to200 | electronic | hip hop | international | jazz | loud | folk/roots/blues | main charts page

Rank Artist Title Label
1 A Tribe Called Red * We Are The Halluci Nation Pirates Blend
2 Duchess Says * Sciences Nouvelles Bonsound
3 Tanya Tagaq * Retribution Six Shooter
4 DIANA * Familiar Touch Culvert
5 Monomyth * Happy Pop Family Mint
6 Tasseomancy * Do Easy Hand Drawn Dracula
7 Phern * Pause Clope/Cool Coma Fixture
8 The Evaporators * Ogopogo Punk Mint
9 Royal Canoe * Something Got Lost Between Here And The Orbit Nevado
10 Preoccupations * Preoccupations Flemish Eye
11 New Fries * More Telephone Explosion
12 Duotang * New Occupation Stomp
13 The Pack A.D. * Positive Thinking Cadence Music Group
14 The Darcys * Centerfold Arts & Crafts
15 A Tribe Called Quest We Got It from Here... Thank You 4 Your Service Epic
16 Elephant Stone * Ship Of Fools Burger
17 Chocolat * Rencontrer Looloo Dare To Care
18 The Hidden Cameras * Home On Native Land Outside Music
19 Leonard Cohen * You Want It Darker Sony
20 KROY * Scavenger Dare To Care
21 Gord Downie * Secret Path Arts & Crafts
22 Charlotte Day Wilson * CDW Self-Released
23 Lisa Leblanc * Why You Wanna Leave, Runaway Queen? Bonsound
24 Jons * At Work On Several Things Self-Released
25 100 Mile House * Hiraeth Self-Released
26 WHOOP-Szo * Citizen's Ban(ne)d Radio Out Of Sound
27 John K. Samson * Winter Wheat Anti-
28 We Are Wolves * Wrong Fant�me Records
29 Drive-By Truckers American Band ATO
30 Jim James Eternally Even ATO
31 Loscil * Monument Builders Kranky
32 Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds Skeleton Tree Bad Seed Ltd.
33 Kestrels * Kestrels Sonic Unyon
34 JD and the Sunshine Band * Soaking Up The Rays Transistor 66
35 Lambchop Flotus Merge
36 Thee Oh Sees An Odd Entrances Castle Face
37 The Jerry Cans * Inuusuq/Life Aakuluk
38 Public Animal * Palace Arms Yeah Right!
39 TUNS * Tuns Royal Mountain
40 The Catamounts * St Nuomatac Transistor 66
41 Weyes Blood Front Row Seat to Earth Mexican Summer
42 Colin James * Blue Highways True North
43 Pang Attack * North Country Psychic Girls Self-Released
44 BADBADNOTGOOD * IV Arts & Crafts
45 Tomi Swick * Yukon Motel Warner Brothers
46 Brazilian Money * Fly Free Rock Angel Self-Released
47 July Talk * Touch Sleepless
48 Os Tropies * The Soil Self-Released
49 Foonyap * Palimpsest Self-Released
50 Big Dave McLean * Better The Devil You Know Black Hen


top 200 >> 51 to 100 >>101 to 150 >>151 to200 | electronic | hip hop | international | jazz | loud | folk/roots/blues | main charts page

Rank Artist Title Label
51 A La Mode * Perfection Salad Self-Released
52 Bon Iver 22, A Million Jagjaguwar
53 Hope Sandoval & The Warm Inventions Until The Hunter Nettwerk
54 Fond Of Tigers * Uninhabit Offseason
55 The Balconies * Rhonda Self-Released
56 Blue Rodeo 1000 Arms Warner (WEA)
57 Lesbo Vrouven Grifff Pifff P572
58 L CON * Moon Milk Self-Released
59 MonkeyJunk Time To Roll Stony Plain
60 Dr. Janowitz * COMPLETE UNABASHED SENSUAL EUPHORIA Katzenmusik
61 Adrian Glynn * morelightthannolight Light Organ
62 Like A Motorcycle * High Hopes Ground Swell
63 Emily Millard * By Heron & By Season Self-Released
64 Bear Mountain * Badu Last Gang
65 OneOverZero * Chimera Self-Released
66 River Tiber * Indigo Self-Released
67 Forty Seven Teeth * Forty Seven Teeth EP Self-Released
68 PUP * The Dream Is Over Royal Mountain
69 Martha Wainwright * Goodnight City Cadence Music Group
70 Regina Spektor Remember Us To Life Sire
71 DJ Pnutz The Good Wife's Guide To Beat Making Self-Released
72 Danny Brown Atrocity Exhibition Warp
73 The Radio Dept. Running Out of Love Labrador
74 Illyrian * Round 2: Fight! Self-Released
75 Never Betters * Bitchin Self-Released
76 Swim Team * Out of the Flood Self-Released
77 Various * Transmissions From UMFM 101.5 2016 UMFM
78 Emile Bilodeau * Rites of Passage Grosse Boite
79 The Shuvs * The Shuvs Self-Released
80 YlangYlang * Life Without Structure Crash Symbols
81 Snowblink * Returning Current Outside Music
82 Future States * Casual Listener Golden Brown
83 Wizaard * Starfish Buffet Self-Released
84 Sonic Avenues * Disconnector Blow The Fuse
85 Lowlands * Erie Chelsea
86 Donovan Woods * They Are Going Away EP Meant Well Records
87 NxWorries Yes Lawd! Stones Throw
88 Dearly Beloved * Admission Aporia
89 Lee Fields & The Expressions Special Night Big Crown
90 Cheap High * Subterranean Suburbia Self-Released
91 Les Deuxluxes * Springtime Devil Bonsound
92 Cellarghost In the Whiteout Monopolized
93 Various * Sixteen for Sixteen Victoria: Celebrating the Strange 2016 Baffled Octopi
94 Pale Lips * Wanna Be Bad Hosehead
95 Sex With Strangers * Discourse Northern Light
96 Various * In Tune 2016: New Music From Saskatchewan Sask Music
97 Moon Tan * The Faceless Knight Self-Released
98 Agnes Obel Citizen Of Glass Pias
99 Jeen * Modern Life Paper Bag
100 Lanikai * Lanikai Hidden Pony


top 200 >> 51 to 100 >>101 to 150 >>151 to200 | electronic | hip hop | international | jazz | loud | folk/roots/blues | main charts page

Rank Artist Title Label
101 The Lonely Parade * No Shade Sleepwalk Tapes
102 Massive Scar Era * 30 Years Self-Released
103 Charlotte Cardin * Big Boy Cult Nation
104 The Pretty Reckless Who You Selling For Universal
105 Douse * LP1: The Light in You Has Left Self-Released
106 Sad13 Slugger Carpark
107 James O-L * Cancer in Treble City Famous Last
108 Colleen Brown * Seasons Are Circling Self-Released
109 Rory Block * Keepin' Outta Trouble: A Tribute To Bukka White Stony Plain
110 Cory Weeds Quintet* It's Easy To Remember Cellar Live
111 Krystale * Say Anything Self-Released
112 Best Fern * Best Fern Self-Released
113 Dragonette * Royal Blues Universal
114 Elaquent * Worst Case Scenario Urbnet
115 Wishkaah * I Must Be Dreaming Of You Self-Released
116 3PEAT * 3PEAT Self-Released
117 Hidden Roots Collective * Come Up, Honey Self-Released
118 Swamp Thing * Pray To Science Urbnet
119 Honus Honus Use Your Delusion New Neighbourhood
120 WTCHS * She Walks, She Creeps Sonic Unyon
121 Oren Ambarchi Hubris Editions Mego
122 Various * 10 Years of Secret City Records Secret City
123 Kaytranada * 99.9% XL Recordings
124 NOFX First Ditch Effort Fat Wreck Chords
125 Andy Shauf * The Party Arts & Crafts
126 Beny Esguerra A New Tradition Vol. 2: Return of the Kusi Train Records
127 Various * Beach Station Blues V Real Love Winnipeg
128 Tasha The Amazon * Die Everyday The Truth Music Group
129 Kristian North * New Sympathy Self-Released
130 The Seshen Flames & Figures Tru Thoughts
131 Childish Gambino �Awaken, My Love� Glassnote
132 Nuela Charles * The Grand Hustle Self-Released
133 Steve Adamyk Band* Graceland Dirt Nap Records
134 Crystal Castles * Amnesty (I) Republic
135 The Extroverts * Supple Prairie Shag
136 JohNNy SiZZle * Recovery Awkward Reasons Inc.
137 And The Kids Friends share lovers Self-Released
138 minimal violence * Night Gym 1080p
139 The Flowers of Hell * Symphony No. 1 Optical Sounds
140 The Seams * Meet The Seams Hand Drawn Dracula
141 Paper Lions * Full Colour Fountain Pop
142 Amanda Lynn Stubley * GEM Self-Released
143 DUNES * An EP Self-Released
144 Zrada * Legend Self-Released
145 Film in Music * Tell Tale Drip Audio
146 Elizabeth * Death To Rebels! Self-Released
147 The Weeknd * Starboy XO
148 Sam Shalabi & Alan Bishop* Mother Of All Sinners: Puppet On A String Unrock
149 Jahkoy * Foreign Water Universal
150 Harrow Fair * Call to Arms Roaring Girl


top 200 >> 51 to 100 >>101 to 150 >>151 to200 | electronic | hip hop | international | jazz | loud | folk/roots/blues | main charts page

Rank Artist Title Label
151 Brenna Lowrie * Hungry Ghost Self-Released
152 Toy Clear Shot Heavenly
153 KEN mode * Nerve EP Reptilian
154 Barbra Lica * I'm Still Learning Justin Time
155 Mstrkrft * Operator Last Gang
156 Justin Rutledge * East Outside Music
157 Soft Hair Soft Hair Weird World Record Co.
158 BBQT * BBQT Self-Released
159 Malcolm Jack Inner Circles Self-Released
160 Kate Tempest Let Them Eat Chaos Lex
161 The Once * We Win Some We Lose Self-Released
162 Scum Laude * everything isn't super Self-Released
163 Various * CJTR's Got it Covered: Saskatchewan Musicians Play Each Other's Music! Self-Released
164 The Dead South * Illusion and Doubt Devil Duck
165 Drum and Bell Tower * Existential Qualifier Self-Released
166 A. Trozzo and the Electric Few* A. Trozzo and the Electric Few Self-Released
167 Kadhja Bonet The Visitor Fat Possum
168 Fruit Bats The Glory of Fruit Bats Easy Sound
169 Guy Madonna * Baller's Remorse Self-Released
170 Jessica Rhaye * Song In Me Self-Released
171 Wolf People Ruins Jagjaguwar
172 Avec Pas D'Casque * Effets Sp�ciaux Grosse Boite
173 Alejandro Escovedo Burn Something Beautiful Concord
174 Palberta Hot on the Beach Feeding Tube
175 Atmosphere Fishing Blues Rhymesayers
176 Nicolas Jaar Sirens Other People
177 Punch Drunk Cabaret * Electrik Steam Show Self-Released
178 Jaguar Knight * Jaguar Party Edits Vol. 2 Self-Released
179 Klo Pelgag * L'�toile thoracique Coyote
180 Sianspheric * Writing the Future in Letters of Fire Sonic Unyon
181 Robbie Robertson * Testimony Universal
182 Sheik * Go Away From Yourself Self-Released
183 Brother Faye * Brother Faye Self-Released
184 Fox Opera * Nowhere Native Self-Released
185 yoo doo right * nobody panicked and everybody got on Self-Released
186 The Bay Street Bastards * Small Batch Self-Released
187 Abigail Lapell * Hide Nor Hair Coax
188 The Olympians The Olympians Daptone
189 Hiss Golden Messenger Heart Like A Levee Merge
190 Pre Nup * s/t 7inch Debt Offensive
191 In Drift * Better Days Self-Released
192 Zachary Gray * Night Hustle LP A Person Disguised As People
193 Matt Holubowski * Solitudes Audiogram
194 Groenland * A Wider Space Bonsound
195 Dr. Dog Abandoned Mansion Self-Released
196 Walrus * Goodbye Something Madic Records
197 Industrial Priest Overcoats * gone.nativitiy Self-Released
198 How To Dress Well Care Domino
199 Afternoons In Stereo * Echo Valley Timewarp
200 Shirantha Beddage * Momentum Self-Released


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