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The National Top 200 of 2013

Asterisk (*) denotes Canadian artists. All !earshot charts in this issue reflect actual airplay on campus/community stations from January to December 2013. Charts are weighted according to broadcast range and market size.

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 Austra* Olympia Paper Bag
2 Suuns* Images Du Futur Secret City
3 Braids* Flourish//Perish Flemish Eye
4 Young Galaxy* Ultramarine Paper Bag
5 Yo La Tengo Fade Matador
6 Neko Case The Worse Things Get, The Harder I Fight, The Harder I Fight... Anti-
7 A Tribe Called Red* Nation II Nation Tribal Spirit
8 The Ketamines* You Can't Serve Two Masters Mammoth Cave
9 Shotgun Jimmie* Everything Everything You've Changed
10 Hayden* Us Alone Arts & Crafts
11 The Bicycles* Stop Thinking So Much Aporia
12 The Besnard Lakes* Until In Excess, Imperceptible UFO Outside Music
13 Imaginary Cities* Fall Of Romance Hidden Pony
14 The Arcade Fire* Reflektor Merge
15 Said The Whale* Hawaiii Hidden Pony
16 Julie Doiron* So Many Days Aporia
17 Daft Punk Random Access Memories Columbia
18 Crystal Castles* Crystal Castles (III) Last Gang
19 Royal Canoe* Today We're Believers Nevado
20 Born Ruffians* Birthmarks Paper Bag
21 The Sadies* Internal Sounds Outside Music
22 Hooded Fang* Gravez Daps
23 Basia Bulat* Tall Tall Shadow Secret City
24 We Are Wolves* La Mort Pop Club Dare To Care
25 No Joy* Wait To Pleasure Mexican Summer
26 Foxygen We Are The 21st Century Ambassadors of Peace & Magic Jagjaguwar
27 Shad* Flying Colours Black Box
28 Tegan And Sara* Heartthrob Warner (WEA)
29 Gold & Youth* Beyond Wilderness Arts & Crafts
30 Charles Bradley Victim of Love Daptone
31 Jay Arner* Jay Arner Mint
32 Dinosaur Bones* Shaky Dream Dine Alone
33 The Darcys* Warring Arts & Crafts
34 Dead Ghosts* Can't Get No Burger
35 B.A. Johnston* Mission Accomplished Mammoth Cave
36 DIANA* Perpetual Surrender Paper Bag
37 LeE HARVeY OsMOND* The Folk Sinner Latent
38 The Pack A.D.* Some Sssongs Nettwerk
39 Kurt Vile Wakin On A Pretty Daze Matador
40 Minotaurs* New Believers Static Clang
41 Colin Stetson* New History Warfare Vol. 3: To See More Light Constellation
42 Rah Rah* The Poet's Dead Hidden Pony
43 Lightning Dust* Fantasy Jagjaguwar
44 Daniel Romano* Come Cry With Me Normaltown
45 Boards Of Canada Tomorrow's Harvest Warp
46 Unknown Mortal Orchestra II Jagjaguwar
47 Boats* A Fairway Full of Miners Kill Rock Stars
48 Foals Holy Fire Transgressive
49 The Highest Order* If It's Real Idee Fixe
50 Yamantaka // Sonic Titan* Uzu Paper Bag

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 Tim Hecker* Virgins Paper Bag
52 Woodpigeon* Thumbtacks And Glue Boompa
53 Toro Y Moi Anything In Return Carpark
54 The National Trouble Will Find Me 4AD
55 Elephant Stone* Elephant Stone Hidden Pony
56 BOY Mutual Friends Nettwerk
58 Diamond Rings* Free Dimensional Secret City
59 This Hisses* Anhedonia Transistor 66
60 The Burning Hell* People Headless Owl
61 Fur Trade* Don't Get Heavy Last Gang
62 David Bowie The Next Day ISO
63 The Danks* Gank Hidden Pony
64 Zeus* Cover Me Arts & Crafts
65 The Knife Shaking The Habitual Rabid
66 The Courtneys* The Courtneys Hockey Dad
67 The Albertans* Dangerous Anything Ernest Jenning Recording Co.
68 Thao & The Get Down Stay Down We The Common Ribbon
69 Various* Arts & Crafts: X Arts & Crafts
70 Dr. Dog B-Room Anti-
71 Bear Mountain* XO Last Gang
72 Ty Segall Sleeper Drag City
73 Phoenix Bankrupt! Glassnote
74 Tame Impala Lonerism Modular
75 Islands* Ski Mask Manque
76 King Khan And The Shrines* Idle No More Merge
77 Vampire Weekend Modern Vampires of the City XL Recordings
78 My Bloody Valentine mbv Self-Released
79 METZ* METZ Sub Pop
80 Savages Silence Yourself Matador
81 Various* Arts & Crafts: 2003-2013 Arts & Crafts
82 Deerhunter Monomania 4AD
83 HILOTRONS* At Least There's Commotion Kelp
84 Blue Hawaii* Untogether Arbutus
85 Monomyth* King, Does This Not Please You? Self-Released
86 Two Hours Traffic* Foolish Blood Bumstead
87 Ra Ra Riot Beta Love Arts & Crafts
88 UBT* Ego Orientation Psychic Handshake
89 City And Colour* The Hurry and The Harm Dine Alone
90 Mac DeMarco* Mac Demarco 2 Captured Tracks
91 Atoms For Peace Amok XL Recordings
92 Doldrums* Lesser Evil Arbutus
93 Devendra Banhart Mala Nonesuch
94 Dubmatix* Rebel Massive Renegade
95 Rae Spoon* My Prairie Home Saved By Radio
96 Solids* Blame Confusion Dine Alone
97 Deer Tick Negativity Arts & Crafts
98 The Flaming Lips The Terror Warner (WEA)
99 Grand Analog* Modern Thunder The Shadow Cabinet
100 Sarah Neufeld* Hero Brother Constellation

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 Renny Wilson* Sugarglider Mint
102 Pissed Jeans Honeys Sub Pop
103 Portugal. The Man Evil Friends Atlantic
104 Mother Mother* The Sticks Last Gang
105 Local Natives Hummingbird Frenchkiss
106 By Divine Right* Organized Accidents Hand Drawn Dracula
107 Paper Lions* My Friends Fountain Pop
108 Ghostkeeper* Horse Chief! War Thief! Saved By Vinyl
109 Jessy Lanza* Pull My Hair Back Geej Recordings
110 Chvrches The Bones Of What You Believe Glassnote
111 Rhye Woman Universal
112 Wavves Afraid Of Heights Mom + Pop
113 The Deep Dark Woods* Jubilee Six Shooter
114 Washed Out Paracosm Sub Pop
115 The Strokes Comedown Machine RCA
116 Young Rival* Stay Young Sonic Unyon
117 Dog Day* Fade Out Fundog
118 Hollerado* White Paint Royal Mountain
119 Chelsea Light Moving Chelsea Light Moving Matador
120 Sigur Ros Kveikur XL Recordings
121 Franz Ferdinand Right Thoughts Right Words Right Action Domino
122 Mikal Cronin MCII Merge
123 Said The Whale* I Love You Hidden Pony
124 Arctic Monkeys AM Domino
125 Frightened Rabbit Pedestrian Verse Atlantic
126 AroarA* In The Pines Club Roll
127 Ryan Hemsworth* Guilt Trips Last Gang
128 Saltland* I Thought It Was Us But It Was All Of Us Constellation
129 Tough Age* Tough Age Mint
130 TV Freaks* Two Schizophrenic
131 Youth Lagoon Wonderous Bughouse Fat Possum
132 King Tuff Was Dead Burger
133 The Joy Formidable The Wolf's Law Atlantic
134 Thomas D'Arcy* What We Want Self-Released
135 San Cisco San Cisco Fat Possum
136 Data Romance* Other Dine Alone
137 Phosphorescent Muchacho Dead Oceans
138 Iron And Wine Ghost on Ghost Nonesuch
139 The Belle Game* Ritual Tradition Habit Boompa
140 The Paper Kites Young North Nettwerk
141 Decades* Decades Sleepless
142 MS MR Secondhand Rapture Columbia
143 Lindi Ortega* Tin Star Last Gang
144 Various* Vancouver Pop Alliance Volume 3 Mint/CiTR 101.9 FM
145 Godspeed You! Black Emperor* 'Allelujah! Don't Bend! Ascend! Constellation
146 CFCF* Music For Objects Paper Bag
147 Surfer Blood Pythons Warner (WEA)
148 Gianna Lauren* On Personhood Forward Music Group
149 Superchunk I Hate Music Merge
150 The Cat Empire Steal The Light Two Shoes

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 Moonface* Julia With Blue Jeans On Paper Bag
152 Hannah Georgas* Hannah Georgas Dine Alone
153 CSS Planta SQE
154 !!! Thr!!!er Warp
155 PUP* PUP Royal Mountain
156 The Grapes of Wrath* High Road Aporia
157 The Damn Truth* Dear In The Headlights Self-Released
158 The Men New Moon Sacred Bones
159 AC Newman* Shut Down The Streets Last Gang
160 Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds Push The Sky Away Bad Seed Ltd.
161 So Young* Secrets Self-Released
162 Ladyhawk* No Can Do Triple Crown
163 MGMT MGMT Columbia
164 Homeshake* The Homeshake Tape Fixture
165 Kate Nash Girl Talk Dine Alone
166 Babysitter* Eye Psychic Handshake
167 Pick A Piper* Pick A Piper Mint
168 Bat For Lashes The Haunted Man EMI
169 Cousins/Construction & Destruction* Cousins/Construction & Destruction Split Noyes
170 Fuzz Fuzz In The Red
171 CocoRosie Tales of a Grass Widow Self-Released
172 Dirty Beaches* Drifters/Love Is The Devil Zoo Music
173 The Black Angels Indigo Meadow Blue Horizon
174 Little Miss Higgins & The Winnipeg Five* Bison Ranch Recording Sessions Self-Released
175 Groenland* The Chase Bonsound
176 Bombino Nomad Nonesuch
177 Maylee Todd* Escapology Do Right! Music
178 Boats* Marblemouth Self-Released
179 Buke and Gase General Dome Brassland
180 Deltron 3030 Event II Bulk
181 Various* Psych Pop From Toronto Optical Sounds
182 Stars* The North Soft Revolution
183 The Dodos Carrier Dine Alone
184 Sweatshop Union* Infinite Urbnet
185 The Abramson Singers* Late Riser Copperspine
186 Louise Burns* The Midnight Mass Light Organ
187 Modern Superstitions* Modern Superstitions Last Gang
188 Darkside Psychic Other People
189 DL Incognito* Someday Is Less Than A Second Away Urbnet
190 Elaquent* Parallel Urbnet
191 The Flaps* Again Kelp
192 CFCF* Outside Paper Bag
193 Jill Barber* Chansons Outside Music
194 Cold Warps* Don't Haunt Me, OK? b/w Stuck on an Island Noyes
195 David Gogo* Come On Down Cordova Bay
196 Various* Craft Singles Volumes 3 & 4 Craft Singles
197 James Blake Overgrown Universal
198 Iceage You're Nothing Matador
199 Ron Sexsmith* Forever Endeavour Warner (WEA)
200 Wildlife* ...On the Heart Wax


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