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!earshot charts - May 2008 - top 200

Asterisk (*) denotes Canadian artists. All !earshot charts in this issue reflect actual airplay on campus/community stations during the month of May 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 The Constantines * Kensington Heights Arts & Crafts
2 Crystal Castles * Crystal Castles Last Gang
3 The Black Keys Attack & Release Nonesuch
4 Tokyo Police Club * Elephant Shell Saddle Creek
5 Plants And Animals * Parc Avenue Secret City
6 Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds Dig, Lazarus, Dig!!! Anti-
7 Hilotrons * Happymatic Kelp
8 Duchess Says * Anthologies Des 3 Perchoirs Alien8
9 Los Campesinos! Hold On Now, Youngster Arts & Crafts
10 Destroyer * Trouble In Dreams Merge
11 Woodhands * Heart Attack Paper Bag
12 Teenage Head With Marky Ramone* Teenage Head With Marky Ramone Sonic Unyon
13 Clinic Do It! Domino
14 Islands * Arm's Way Anti
15 Man Man Rabbit Habits Anti
16 Flight Of The Conchords Flight Of The Conchords Sub Pop
17 Black Mountain * In The Future JagJaguwar/Scratch
18 Various * Do You Want To Talk All Night? A Tribute To Snailhouse Sappy
19 M83 Saturdays=Youth Mute
20 Born Ruffians * Red, Yellow And Blue Warp
21 The D'Urbervilles * We Are The Hunters Out Of This Spark
22 Ghost Bees * Tasseomancy Youth Club
23 Simply Saucer * Half Human, Half Live Sonic Unyon
24 Old Man Luedecke * Proof Of Love Black Hen Music
25 Tapes 'N Tapes Walk It Off XL
26 Jason Collett * Here's To Being Here Arts & Crafts
27 No Age Nouns Sub Pop
28 Cadence Weapon * Afterparty Babies Upper Class
29 The Kills Midnight Boom Domino
30 Billy Bragg Mr. Love & Justice Anti-
31 R.E.M. Accelerate Warner
32 Hayden * In Field & Town Hardwood
33 Foals Antidotes Sub Pop
34 Cut Copy In Ghost Colours Modular
35 Forest City Lovers * Haunting Moon Sinking Out Of This Spark
36 Frightened Rabbit The Midnight Organ Fight Fat Cat
37 The Wet Secrets * Rock Fantasy Rodeo Peanut
38 Hot Chip Made In The Dark Astralwerks
39 Animal Collective Water Curses Domino
40 The Raveonettes Lust Lust Lust Vice
41 Vampire Weekend Vampire Weekend XL
42 Raconteurs Consolers Of The Lonely Warner Bros.
43 Be Your Own Pet Get Awkward Ecstatic Peace
44 God Made Me Funky * Enter The Beat New Empire
45 She & Him Volume One Merge
46 Culture Reject * Culture Reject White Whale
47 Sarah Slean * The Baroness WEA
48 The French Kicks Swimming Vagrant
49 Supergrass Diamond Hoo Ha Parlophone
50 Creature * No Sleep At All Bonsound

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Rank Artist Title Label
51 Jonathan Richman Because Her Beauty Is Raw And Wild Vapor
52 Grand Theft Bus * Made Upwards Forward Music Group
53 The Long Blondes Couples Rough Trade
54 Urban Surf Kings * Bang Howdy Partner Independent
55 Eric Chenaux * Sloppy Ground Constellation
56 Sun Kil Moon April Caldo Verde
57 El Perro Del Mar From The Valley To The Stars Control Group
58 Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin Pershing Polyvinyl
59 Gnarls Barkley The Odd Couple Downtown/Atlantic
60 Pattern Is Movement All Together Hometapes
61 Portishead Third Island
62 The Pack A.D. * Tintype Mint
63 Various * Forward Music Group Forward Music Group
64 Jamie Lidell Jim Warp
65 Atlas Sound Let The Blind Lead Those Who See But Cannot Feel Kranky
66 Jim Noir Jim Noir Barsuk
67 Mahogany Frogs * DO5 Independent
68 B-52s, The Funplex Astralwerks
69 The Death Set Worldwide Counter
70 Various * Get Out Of Your Basement CJSR
71 The Breeders Mountain Battles 4AD
72 Cancer Bats Hail Destroyer Distort
73 Four Tet Ringer Domino
74 Dirtbombs We Have You Surrounded In The Red
75 Ghost House * The Old Ghost House Reluctant
76 The Jealous Girlfriends The Jealous Girlfriends Good Fences
77 City And Colour * Bring Me Your Love Dine Alone
78 Young And Sexy * The Arc Mint
79 Thee Silver Mt Zion Memorial Orchestra And Tra La-La Band* 13 Blues For Thirteen Moons Constellation
80 The Ferris Wheel * The Ferris Wheel Independent
81 The Kooks Konk Virgin
82 Various * Manoeuvres 2: A Collection Of Vancouver Electronica So Called
83 The Burning Hell * Happy Birthday Weewerk
84 The Tom Fun Orchestra * You Will Land With A Thud Company House
85 Lowfish Burn The Lights Out Satamile
86 Cat Power Jukebox Matador
87 The Coast * Expatriate Aporia
88 The Dodos Visiter Frenchkiss
89 Moby Last Night Mute
90 Entire Cities * Deep River Independent
91 Duke Sedan And The Hi-Tones Rockabilly Ball Independent
92 Horses * Horses Out Of Touch
93 Brent Randall And His Pinecones* Strange Love Just Friends
94 Why? Alopecia Anticon
95 Russian Circles Station Suicide Squeeze
96 Lyrics Born Everywhere At Once Anti/Epitaph
97 The Carps * Waves And Shambles Urbnet
98 DL Incognito * A Captured Moment In Time Urbnet
99 Ghost House * The Good Reluctant
100 The Ramblin' Ambassadors * Vista Cruiser Country Squire Mint

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Rank Artist Title Label
101 Boris Smile Southern Lord
102 Tigerrr Beat * KILL! Independent
103 Pas Chic Chic * Au Contraire Semprini
104 Does It Offend You, Yeah? * You Have No Idea What You Are Getting Yourself Into Virgin
105 Various * Friends Of Skeleton Park Apple Crisp
106 Beach House Devotion CarPark
107 Ladyhawk * Shots Jagjaguwar
108 Evangelista Hello Voyager Constellation
109 Aaron Booth * Back Stories Independent
110 Adam Green Sixes And Sevens Rough Trade
111 Sally Shapiro Remix Romance: Vol.1 Paper Bag
112 The Gruff * Trail Of Missing Thoughts Goat Tea
113 Excepter Debt Dept Paw Tracks
114 Ruby Suns Sea Lion Sub Pop
115 Horrorpops Kiss Kiss Kill Kill Hellcat
116 Hawksley Workman * Between The Beautifuls Universal
117 Dosh Wolves And Wishes Anticon
118 Jeff Healey * Mess Of Blues Stony Plain
119 Rebel Emergency Rebel Emergency Independent
120 Pepi Ginsberg Red Park The Van
121 The Mae Shi HLLLYH Team Shi
122 Various * Saint John 3: The Revenge BBQ
123 Bauhaus Go Away White Bauhaus
124 The Swiftys * Ridin' High Independent
125 Duke Spirit Neptune Shangri-La
126 The Green Hour Band * The Green Hour Band Kingdom
127 The Priddle Concern * The Priddle Concern Sparks
128 The Hives Black And White Album Interscope
129 Various * CBC Radio 3 Sessions: Volume 3 MapleMusic
130 Steve Hill * Devil At My Heels No Label
131 Various Love And Circuits: A Cardboard Records Compilation Cardboard
132 Barracuda Sunrise * Barracuda Bootleg Vol. 2 Independent
133 Toumani Diabete Mande Variations World Circuit
134 The Trews * No Time For Later Bumstead
135 Tristan McClelland * Alliance Of Evil Ghetto Noise
136 Nada Surf Lucky Barsuk
137 Secret Fires * I Only Want What I Can't See Independent
138 The Gossip Live In Liverpool Sony
139 The Airfields * Up All Night Humblebee
140 Cinderpop * A Lesson In Science Popoganda
141 Bellevue * The Road To Recovery Independent
142 The Superfantastics * Choose Your Destination Independent
143 Ronin E-Ville * Big, Dirty Hi-Fi Independent
144 Harry Manx * Live At The Glenn Gould Studio Dog My Cat
145 Justin Rutledge * Man Descending Six Shooter
146 Various Our Side Of Town Red House
147 Ookpikk Total Home Job Independent
148 The Gorgon * Corpse Whale Transistor 66
149 Arc Lab Goodbye Radio N5MD
150 Souljah Fyah * Truth Will Reveal Independent

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Rank Artist Title Label
151 The Gertrudes * The Gertrudes Apple Crisp
152 David Myles * On The Line Little Tiny
153 Lara Yule Singh * The Great Divine Independent
154 Marc Atkinson Trio IV Independent
155 Eli 'Paperboy' Reed And The True Loves Roll With You Q-Division
156 Christopher Bissonnette * In Between Words Kranky
157 Die Mannequin * Unicorn Steak How To Kill Music
158 Earth The Bees Made The Honey In The Lion's Skull Southern Lord
159 Retribution Gospel Choir Retribution Gospel Choir Caldo Verde
160 Madcaps Kiss The Lion Voxtone
161 Clark Turning Dragon Warp
162 Tickley Feather Tickley Feather Paw Tracks
163 Elbow The Seldom Seen Kid Geffen
164 Magnetic Fields Distortion Nonesuch
165 Hawaiian Bibles * There's Good People In The City Independent
166 C'Mon * Bottled Lightning Of An All Time High Independent
167 Luke Doucet And The White Falcon* Blood's Too Rich Six Shooter
168 Fuck Buttons Street Horrrsing ATP
169 Japandroids * Lullabye Death Jams Independent
170 Burn Planetarium * Valse Mechanique Independent
171 A.M. * Today Is... Independent
172 Zombie Outbreak * Zombie Outbreak Independent
173 The Magic * The Magic Independent
174 The Nymphets * Feels Like Motherfuckers Psychic Handshake
175 Ghostkeeper * �And The Children Of The Great Northern Muskeg Saved By Radio
176 Touching Earth Made Of Steel * Occupational Hazards Dominion Recording Company Ltd.
177 Old Folks Home * We Are The Feeding Line Independent
178 Fuck Buttons Street Horrrsing ATP
179 Jesse Dangerously * Verba Volant Independent
180 Howlin' Rain Magnificent Fiend Independent
181 JW Jones * Bluelisted Northern Blues
182 Amos Garrett * Get Way Back: A Tribute To Percy Mayfield Stony Plain
183 Louis XIV Slick Dogs And Ponies Atlantic
184 Tall Ships * Tall Ships Independent
185 New Bloods The Secret Life Kill Rock Stars
186 Sublimatus * School Of Sorcery Independent
187 Goldfrapp Seventh Tree Mute
188 Lykke Li Little Bit LL
189 This Quiet Army * Unconquered Foreshadow
190 Johnny Terrien And The Bad Lieutenants* El Camino Warrior Speed City
191 Oldfolks Home * We Are The Feeding Line Independent
192 Double Pumpers * Old Gold Music For Cats
193 Bad Dudes Eat Drugs Retard Disco
194 Son Lux At War With Walls And Mazes Anticon
195 Jane Vain And The Dark Matter* Love Is Where The Smoke Is Rectangle
196 Various * Cavalcade Of The Scars: Volume 2 Self Righteous
197 Maple You Know * Catholic Road Independent
198 Kurt Vile Constant Hitmaker Gulcher
199 Mass Conception No Pun Intended Left Bank
200 Cat Empire So Many Nights Virgin




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