02.29.2012

TOP 30 2/28

Grimes - Visions

Every week, WOBC compiles a list of the top 30 albums played on air that week and sends it to CMJ, where it factors into the College Radio Top 200 Lists. These albums represent the general vibes of the station each week, so click on an artist to check out their music and see what all the buzz is about~

1 GRIMES // Visions // our number one artist this week is grimes, a sleepy lady casting devotion spells with her music-mouth; a tasteful melange of haunting vocals a la juliana barwick and underwater echo-house via d’Eon. check   out ‘be a body’ or ‘genesis’ for nice moments of lovely things.
2 ST. VINCENT //  Strange Mercy
3 SHARON VAN ETTEN //  Tramp
4 ELECTRIC LIGHT ORCHESTRA // Out of the Blue // i know this album is from 1977 but do yourself a favor and just listen to ‘wild west hero’ because it charted and it is great~
5 DIRTY PROJECTORS AND BJORK // Mount Wittenberg Orca
6 FLEETWOOD MAC // Rumours // we love fleetwood mac!! did u know wobc loves fleetwood mac???
7 GUIDED BY VOICES // Let’s Go Eat The Factory
8 CHEER ACCIDENT // No Ifs, Ands Or Dogs
9 CLOUD NOTHINGS // Attack On Memory
10 GROUPER // AIA: Dream Loss/Alien Observer
11 CHAIRLIFT // Something
12 ELLIOTT SMITH //  XO
13 JAMES BLAKE // Love What Happened Here [EP]
14 LANA DEL REY // Born To Die
15 TENNIS // Young And Old
16 BLACK KEYS // El Camino
17 BOMBAY BICYCLE CLUB // A Different Kind Of Fix
18 ATLAS SOUND // Parallax
19 CHARLOTTE GAINSBOURG // Stage Whisper
20 GALACTIC // Carnivale Electricos
21 CULT OF LUNA // Somewhere Along The Highway
22 TY SEGALL // Singles 2007-2010
23 BLINK 182 // Neighborhoods
24 REAL ESTATE // Days
25 MEMORYHOUSE // The Slideshow Effect
26 THEE OH SEES // Carrion Crawler/The Dream [EP]
27 BJORK // Biophilia
28 BRENDA RUSSELL // Brenda Russell
29 COCTEAU TWINS // Heaven or Las Vegas
30 LOWER DENS // Nootropics // sounds like ‘real estate’ on cough syrup vibes; playing the sco on monday, march 5th!!

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