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Radio Free Americana Airplay Chart
New Releases for the 7 Days Ending August 25, 2016

Includes New Releases with 3 or more spins.  Adds denoted in RED. (For all spins, including old and new releases, check out the RFA Weekly Spins Report.)  For the August 20th Back To School Special playlist, click HERE.

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Rank Artist / Album Spins
  1 Eggs Over Easy  
    Good 'N' Cheap: The Eggs Over Easy Story 26
  2 Dan Penn  
    Close To Me: More Fame Recordings 22
  3 WFMU Honky Tonk Radio Girl  
    Dern Ya! Women Get The Last Word 21
  4 Cool Ghouls  
    Animal Races 20
  5 The Minus 5  
    Of Monkees And Men 17
Tie 5 Various: Day of the Dead  
    Day of the Dead 17
  7 Seth Swirsky  
    Circles and Squares 15
Tie 7 Southern Culture on the Skids  
    The Electric Pinecones 15
Tie 7 Velvet Crush  
    Pre-Teen Symphonies 15
  10 Lil BeeDee and The Doo Rites  
    On a Mission to Do Ya Right... All Night! 14
Tie 10 Bill Kirchen and Austin de Lone  
    Transatlanticana 14
Tie 10 The Forresters  
    The Forresters 14
Tie 10 Greenberger Spring Child  
    Take Me Where I Don't Know I Am 14
  14 Dex Romweber  
    Carrboro 13
Tie 14 Earls of Leicester  
    Rattle & Roar 13
Tie 14 The Bo Keys  
    Heartaches By The Number 13
Tie 14 Motel Mirrors  
    Advance Tracks 13
Tie 14 Evening Bell  
    Dying Stars 13
Tie 14 Beth Lee and the Breakups  
    Keep Your Mouth Shut 13
Tie 14 Various: Songs of the Old 97s  
    Desperate Times 13
Tie 14 Jo Serrapere  
    Dollar Store Nation 13
Tie 14 Kelsey Waldon  
    I've Got A Way 13
Tie 14 WFMU Michael Shelley Super Hits Of The Seventies  
    Super Hits Of The Seventies: Hit Explosion! 13
  24 Sturgill Simpson  
    A Sailor's Guide to Earth 12
Tie 24 Various: Power Popsicle Brain Freeze  
    Power Popsicle Brain Freeze 12
Tie 24 The Junipers  
    Red Bouquet Fair 12
Tie 24 Beaver Nelson  
    Positive 12
Tie 24 Robert Rex Waller Jr  
    Fancy Free 12
Tie 24 Courtney Marie Andrews  
    Honest Life 12
Tie 24 The Explorers Club  
    Together 12
Tie 24 Creem Circus  
    Rock And/Or Roll 12
Tie 24 The Well Wishers  
    Comes and Goes 12
Tie 24 CW Stoneking  
    Gon' Boogaloo 12
Tie 24 Porter Block  
    Hard to See Beautiful 12
Tie 24 Cyndi Lauper  
    Detour 12
Tie 24 Cat Canteri  
    Late At Night 12
Tie 24 Allen Toussaint  
    American Tunes 12
Tie 24 The Avett Brothers  
    True Sadness 12
Tie 24 Daniel Romano  
    Mosey 12
Tie 24 Chris Bolger  
    No Promises 12
Tie 24 Darrell Scott  
    Couchville Sessions 12
Tie 24 The Prophet Hens  
    The Wonderful Shapes of Back Door Keys 12
Tie 24 David Brookings and the Average Lookings  
    David Brookings and the Average Lookings 12
Tie 24 Tracy McNeil and The GoodLife  
    Thieves 12
Tie 24 Derek Hoke  
    Southern Moon 12
Tie 24 Colvin and Earle  
    Colvin & Earle 12
Tie 24 Bill Lloyd  
    Lloyd-Ering 12
Tie 24 River Whyless  
    We All The Light 12
Tie 24 Dietrich Strause  
    How Cruel that Hunger Binds 12
Tie 24 Sam Bush  
    Storyman 12
Tie 24 Don Leady and His Rockin Revue  
    Poppy Toppy Gone 12
Tie 24 Charlie Faye and The Fayettes  
    Charlie Faye & The Fayettes 12
Tie 24 Durand Jones and The Indications  
    Durand Jones & The Indications 12
Tie 24 Teddy Thompson and Kelly Jones  
    Little Windows 12
Tie 24 Bob Delevante  
    Valley Of Days 12
Tie 24 The Cactus Blossoms  
    You're Dreaming 12
Tie 24 Andrew Leahey and The Homestead  
    Skyline in Central Time 12
Tie 24 The Figgs  
    On The Slide 12
Tie 24 Eli Paperboy Reed  
    My Way Home 12
Tie 24 The Jangle Band  
    Edge of a dream 12
Tie 24 Elise Davis  
    The Token 12
Tie 24 Chris Ligon  
    Outa the Can 12
Tie 24 Elizabeth Cook  
    Exodus Of Venus 12
Tie 24 The Shelters  
    The Shelters 12
Tie 24 Bonnie Bishop  
    I Ain't Who I Was 12
Tie 24 Those Pretty Wrongs  
    Those Pretty Wrongs 12
Tie 24 Forlorn Strangers  
    Forlorn Strangers 12
Tie 24 Twin Peaks  
    Down in Heaven 12
Tie 24 Fruit Bats  
    Absolute Loser 12
Tie 24 Various: Songs of Summer  
    Songs of Summer 12
Tie 24 Great Outdoors  
    Dad's Oasis 12
Tie 24 Western Centuries  
    Weight of the World 12
Tie 24 Bonnie Raitt  
    Dig In Deep 12
Tie 24 Ray Mason  
    The Shy Requester 12
Tie 24 Hard Working Americans  
    Rest In Chaos 12
Tie 24 Robbie Fulks  
    Upland Stories 12
Tie 24 Hayes Carll  
    Lovers and Leavers 12
Tie 24 Ruby Dee And The Snakehandlers  
    Little Black Heart 12
Tie 24 Jeff Turmes  
    Wreckage 12
Tie 24 Sarah Potenza  
    Sarah Potenza 12
Tie 24 Jeremy and The Harlequins  
    Into the Night 12
Tie 24 Sons of Morning  
    Sons of Morning 12
Tie 24 Brett Dennen  
    Por Favor 12
Tie 24 Starling Electric  
    Electric Company 12
Tie 24 John Doe  
    The Westerner 12
Tie 24 Swedish Polarbears  
    The Great Northern 12
Tie 24 Brett Harris  
    Up in the Air 12
Tie 24 The Above  
    There Is a Reason 10" EP 12
Tie 24 Laura Gibson  
    Empire Builder 12
Tie 24 Cheap Star  
    Songs for the Farrelly Brothers 12
Tie 24 Leland Sundries  
    music for outcasts 12
Tie 24 The Devil Makes Three  
    Redemption & Ruin 12
Tie 24 Bryan Estepa  
    Every Little Thing 12
Tie 24 The Felice Brothers  
    Life In The Dark 12
Tie 24 Luke Bell  
    Luke Bell 12
Tie 24 The Floor Models  
    Letter from Liverpool 12
Tie 24 Lydia Loveless  
    Real 12
Tie 24 The Higher State  
    Volume 27 12
Tie 24 Maps and His Mothball Fleet  
    Fighting Season 12
Tie 24 The Jayhawks  
    Paging Mr. Proust 12
Tie 24 Margo Price  
    Midwest Farmer's Daughter 12
Tie 24 The Lazy Lies  
    The Lazy Lies 12
Tie 24 WFMU Bob Brainen  
    In The Back[ing Track] Of My Mind 12
Tie 24 The Monkees  
    Good Times! 12
Tie 24 Arvidson and Butterflies  
    Arvidson & Butterflies 12
Tie 24 The Senior Service  
    The Girl In The Glass Case 12
Tie 24 William Bell  
    This Is Where I Live 12
Tie 24 The Twins  
    Square America 12
Tie 24 Yarn  
    This Is The Year 12
Tie 24 The Western Flyers  
    Wild Blue Yonder 12
Tie 24 Miss Tess  
    Baby, We All Know 12
Tie 24 Tommy Womack  
    Namaste 12
Tie 24 case lang veirs  
    case/lang/veirs 12
Tie 24 Travis Green  
    Travis Green 12
Tie 24 Mudcrutch  
    2 12
Tie 24 Ciggie Witch  
    Classic Connection 12
Tie 24 Pale Lights  
    Séance For Something EP 12
Tie 24 Various: Quiero Creedence  
    Quiero Creedence 12
Tie 24 Papernut Cambridge  
    Love the Things Your Lover Loves 12
Tie 24 Cliff Hillis  
    Love Not War E.P. 12
Tie 24 Paul Burch  
    Meridian Rising 12
Tie 24 Waco Brothers  
    Going Down in History 12
Tie 24 Peter Bruntnell  
    Nos Da Comrade 12
Tie 24 Community Radio  
    Look Now You're Cursed 12
Tie 24 Peter Wolf  
    A Cure For Loneliness 12
Tie 24 Mark Crozer  
    Broken Bones 12
Tie 24 Wilding  
    Molecules To Moons 12
Tie 24 Massy Ferguson  
    Run It Right into the Wall 12
Tie 24 Winterpills  
    Love Songs 12
Tie 24 Michael Carpenter and The Cuban Heels  
    Ain't Nothing Left To Say 12
Tie 24 Young Husband  
    Dissolver 12
Tie 24 Michael Doucet and Tom Rigney  
    Cajun Fandango 12
Tie 24 Margaret Glaspy  
    Emotions and Math 12
  134 The Octocats  
    With The Octocats 11
Tie 134 Wesley Fuller  
    Melvista 11
Tie 134 Thomas Wilby Gang  
    Backwoods Crackin' 11
Tie 134 Esme Patterson  
    We Were Wild 11
Tie 134 The Legal Matters  
    The Legal Matters An Intro 11
Tie 134 Cotton Mather  
    Death of the Cool 11
Tie 134 The Twilight Hours  
    Black Beauty 11
Tie 134 The Forz  
    Running From The Past 11
Tie 134 Tim Easton  
    American Fork 11
Tie 134 The Honeydogs  
    Love & Cannibalism 11
Tie 134 Look Park  
    Look Park 11
Tie 134 The Inbetween Days  
    Stranger Than Strangers 11
Tie 134 The Green Pajamas  
    If You Knew What I Dreamed ... The Green Pajamas Play the Je 11
  147 Happiless  
    Happiless 10
Tie 147 La Panther Happens  
    For the Night Crawlers 10
  149 Ryley Walker  
    Golden Sings That Have Been Sung 9
  150 Halfway (1)  
    A Band Called Halfway 8
Tie 150 Halfway (2)  
    The Golden Halfway Record 8
  152 Timmy Thomas  
    Opportunity 7
Tie 152 Greg Townson (1)  
    Greg Townson summer single! 7
Tie 152 Bob Weir  
    Blue Mountain 7
Tie 152 Parquet Courts  
    Human Performance 7
Tie 152 The Person and The People  
    Dark & Low 7
Tie 152 The Walcotts  
    Let The Devil Win 7
Tie 152 Cupids Carnival  
    Everything Is Love 7
Tie 152 Kyle Craft  
    Dolls of Highland 7
Tie 152 Various: Mutants Of The Monster Tribute To Black Oak Arkansas  
    Mutants Of The Monster: A Tribute To Black Oak Arkansas 7
Tie 152 Bun E Carlos  
    Greetings from Bunezuela! 7
Tie 152 Cartoon Spirits  
    Crustacean 7
Tie 152 James Hunter Six  
    Hold On! 7
  164 Dropkick  
    Balance The Light 6
Tie 164 Chatham County Line  
    Autumn 6
Tie 164 Tommy and The Rockets  
    Beer and Fun and Rock 'n' Roll 6
Tie 164 The High Llamas  
    Here Come the Rattling Trees 6
Tie 164 The Susan Constant  
    I've Got Friends (Single) 6
Tie 164 Teenage Fanclub  
    Here 6
Tie 164 Preoccupied Pipers  
    Now To War (Cover) 6
Tie 164 Levi Parham  
    These American Blues 6
Tie 164 Bob Mould  
    Patch The Sky 6
Tie 164 Michael Shelley Band  
    Live at Monty Hall 6
Tie 164 Solarflairs  
    Stereo Alley 6
Tie 164 Lucy and the Rats  
    Girl 6
Tie 164 Eleanor Friedberger  
    New View 6
Tie 164 Woods  
    City Sun Eater In The River Of Light 6
Tie 164 And The Kids  
    Friends Share Lovers 6
Tie 164 Father John Misty  
    Real Love Baby 6
Tie 164 Aqua Velvet  
    A Bit of Burt 6
Tie 164 The Beat Parade  
    Rainy Day 6
Tie 164 The Fleshtones  
    The Band Drinks For Free 6
Tie 164 Car Seat Headrest  
    Teens Of Denial 6
Tie 164 Cheap Trick  
    Bang, Zoom, Crazy...Hello 6
Tie 164 Shovels and Rope  
    Little Seeds 6
Tie 164 The On and Ons  
    It's the On and Ons Calling 6
Tie 164 Violent Femmes  
    We Can Do Anything 6
Tie 164 Dylan Mondegreen  
    Every Little Step 6
Tie 164 Ronnie Spector  
    English Heart 6
Tie 164 The I Dont Cares  
    Wild Stab 6
Tie 164 Wilco  
    Schmilco 6
Tie 164 Nick Waterhouse  
    Never Twice 6
Tie 164 Eytan Mirsky  
    Funny Money 6
Tie 164 Javier Escovedo  
    Kicked out of Eden 6
Tie 164 Hipbone Slim and The Kneetremblers  
    Ugly Mobile 6
  196 NELEONARD  
    Coger Frío 5
Tie 196 Kerosene Stars  
    Burn the Evidence 5
Tie 196 Dan Whitaker and The Shinebenders  
    Truck Ride 5
Tie 196 Miss Sophie Lee  
    Traverse This Universe 5
Tie 196 Jim Kweskin and Geoff Muldaur  
    Penny's Farm 5
Tie 196 The Subterraneans  
    Lost 5
  202 Greg Townson (2)  
    Honeycita 4
Tie 202 Boo Ray  
    Sea Of Lights 4
Tie 202 Whiskey Myers  
    Mud 4
Tie 202 Sharon Jones and The Dap Kings  
    Miss Sharon Jones OST (Daptone) 4
Tie 202 Backtrack Blues Band  
    Way Back Home 4
Tie 202 Jon Herington  
    Adult Entertainment 4
  208 Paul Simon  
    Stranger To Stranger 3
Tie 208 Jared Deck  
    Jared Deck 3
Tie 208 The Black Market Trust  
    "II" 3
Tie 208 Sarah Borges  
    Good & Dirty 3
Tie 208 Tony Joe White  
    Rain Crow 3
Tie 208 Jenny Whiteley  
    The Original Jenny Whiteley 3
Tie 208 Bob Woodruff  
    The Year We Tried To Kill The Pain 3
Tie 208 Parker Millsap  
    The Very Last Day 3
Tie 208 The Congress  
    The Game 3
Tie 208 Brennen Leigh  
    Sings Lefty Frizzell 3
Tie 208 Al Scorch  
    Circle Round the Signs 3
Tie 208 Jerry Castle  
    Not So Soft Landing... 3
Tie 208 Kent Rose  
    All That American Night 3
Tie 208 Hymn For Her  
    Drive Til U Die 3
Tie 208 Ryan Cain and The Ables  
    Cupid  And The  Devil 3
Tie 208 Dori Freeman  
    Dori Freeman 3
Tie 208 Various: Wayfaring Strangers Cosmic American Music  
    Wayfaring Strangers: Cosmic American Music 3
Tie 208 Paul Benjaman Band  
    Sneaker 3
Tie 208 Hackensaw Boys  
    Charismo 3
Tie 208 Nick Moss Band  
    From the Root to the Fruit 3
Tie 208 Charles Bradley  
    Changes 3
Tie 208 The Record Company  
    Give It Back to You 3
Tie 208 Au Pair  
    One Armed Candy Bear 3
Tie 208 Cyrille Aimee  
    Let's Get Lost 3
Tie 208 Kalyn Fay  
    Bible Belt 3
Tie 208 Carrie Rodriguez  
    Lola 3
Tie 208 Ruby Boots  
    Solitude 3
Tie 208 Robert Ellis  
    Robert Ellis 3
Tie 208 Doyle Lawson and Quicksilver  
    Burden Bearer 3
Tie 208 Frankie Lee  
    American Dreamer 3
Tie 208 Chris Stalcup and The Grange  
    Downhearted Fools 3
Tie 208 Freakwater  
    Scheherazade 3
Tie 208 Lake Street Dive  
    Side Pony 3
Tie 208 John McEuen  
    Made In Brooklyn 3
Tie 208 Billy Bacon  
    High, Wide and Handsome 3
Tie 208 Angie and the Deserters  
    Blood Like Wine 3
Tie 208 Pilgrim  
    Easy People 3
Tie 208 Johnny Nicholas  
    Fresh Air 3
Tie 208 Dave Insley  
    Just The Way That I Am 3
Tie 208 Eric Clapton  
    I Still Do 3
Tie 208 Mike Eldred Trio  
    Baptist Town 3
Tie 208 Andre Williams  
    I Wanna Go Back To Detroit City 3
Tie 208 BJ Barham  
    Rockingham 3
Tie 208 Eric Lindell  
    Matters of the Heart 3
Tie 208 Sam Beam and Jesca Hoop  
    Love Letter for Fire 3
Tie 208 Joseph  
    I'm Alone, No You're Not 3
Tie 208 Madeleine Peyroux  
    Everything I Do Gonh Be Funky 3
Tie 208 Sunday Wilde  
    Blueberries And Grits 3
Tie 208 Willie Sugarcapps  
    Paradise Right Here 3
Tie 208 Mount Moriah  
    How to Dance 3
Tie 208 Farmington Hill  
    More Rock Than Eagle Block 3
Tie 208 Taylor Alexander  
    Real Good At Saying Goodbye 3
Tie 208 Don Gallardo  
    Hickory 3
Tie 208 The Youngers  
    Picture of You 3
Tie 208 Giulia Millanta  
    Moonbeam Parade 3
The RFA Airplay Chart reflects actual spins on the Radio Free Americana broadcast for the indicated 7-day period.