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Radio Free Americana Airplay Chart
New Releases for the 7 Days Ending May 19, 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.)

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Rank Artist / Album Spins
  1 Paul Burch  
    Meridian Rising 20
  2 Twin Peaks  
    Down in Heaven 19
  3 Various: Wayfaring Strangers Cosmic American Music  
    Wayfaring Strangers: Cosmic American Music 18
Tie 3 Leland Sundries  
    music for outcasts 18
Tie 3 Starling Electric  
    Electric Company 18
  6 Various: Songs of the Old 97s  
    Desperate Times 16
Tie 6 The Figgs  
    On The Slide 16
Tie 6 Ernie K Doe  
    Don't Kill My Groove 16
Tie 6 Cat Canteri  
    Late At Night 16
Tie 6 Ray Mason  
    The Shy Requester 16
  11 The I Dont Cares  
    Wild Stab 15
Tie 11 The Shondikes  
    Psychotic Make Out Music 15
Tie 11 The High Llamas  
    Here Come the Rattling Trees 15
Tie 11 Lil BeeDee and The Doo Rites  
    On a Mission to Do Ya Right... All Night! 15
  15 Halfway  
    The Golden Halfway Record 14
Tie 15 Sons of Morning  
    Sons of Morning 14
Tie 15 Cheap Star  
    Songs for the Farrelly Brothers 14
Tie 15 Dropkick  
    Balance The Light 14
  19 CW Stoneking  
    Gon' Boogaloo 13
Tie 19 Peter Bruntnell  
    Nos Da Comrade 13
Tie 19 Winterpills  
    Love Songs 13
Tie 19 Darrell Scott  
    Couchville Sessions 13
Tie 19 Bill Lloyd  
    Lloyd-Ering 13
Tie 19 Don Leady and His Rockin Revue  
    Poppy Toppy Gone 13
Tie 19 Tommy and The Rockets  
    Beer and Fun and Rock 'n' Roll 13
Tie 19 Charlie Faye and The Fayettes  
    Charlie Faye & The Fayettes 13
Tie 19 Parquet Courts  
    Human Performance 13
Tie 19 Sturgill Simpson  
    A Sailor's Guide to Earth 13
Tie 19 Cyrille Aimee  
    Let's Get Lost 13
Tie 19 The Bo Keys  
    Heartaches By The Number 13
Tie 19 The Above  
    There Is a Reason 10" EP 13
Tie 19 El Palacio De Linares  
    Ataque de Amor 13
Tie 19 The Cactus Blossoms  
    You're Dreaming 13
Tie 19 Eli Paperboy Reed  
    My Way Home 13
Tie 19 The Jayhawks  
    Paging Mr. Proust 13
Tie 19 Eric Lindell  
    Matters of the Heart 13
Tie 19 John Doe  
    The Westerner 13
  38 Radio Days  
    Back in the Day 12
Tie 38 The Higher State  
    Volume 27 12
Tie 38 Teddy Thompson and Kelly Jones  
    Little Windows 12
Tie 38 Eytan Mirsky  
    Funny Money 12
Tie 38 Pero Lua aka Pete Donnelly  
    Sobrecarga 12
Tie 38 Farmington Hill  
    More Rock Than Eagle Block 12
Tie 38 Sammy Walker  
    Brown Eyed Georgia Darlin' 12
Tie 38 First Base  
    You've Got a Hold on Me - EP 12
Tie 38 Cliff Hillis  
    Love Not War E.P. 12
Tie 38 Freakwater  
    Scheherazade 12
Tie 38 Charlene  
    HoodLove / Mercy 12
Tie 38 Gleeson  
    Curse My Lucky Stars 12
Tie 38 Peter Wolf  
    A Cure For Loneliness 12
Tie 38 Cyndi Lauper  
    Detour 12
Tie 38 Richmond Fontaine  
    You Can't Go Back If There's Nothing To Go Back To 12
Tie 38 Hard Working Americans  
    Rest In Chaos 12
Tie 38 Cheap Trick  
    Bang, Zoom, Crazy…Hello 12
Tie 38 Hayes Carll  
    Lovers and Leavers 12
Tie 38 Dylan Mondegreen  
    Every Little Step 12
Tie 38 Henry Wagons  
    After What I Did Last Night... 12
Tie 38 Colman Gota  
    Tape 12
Tie 38 Hipbone Slim and The Kneetremblers  
    Ugly Mobile 12
Tie 38 The Jangle Band  
    Edge of a dream 12
Tie 38 James Hunter Six  
    Hold On! 12
Tie 38 Arvidson and Butterflies  
    Arvidson & Butterflies 12
Tie 38 Jane Lee Hooker  
    No B! 12
Tie 38 Del McCoury Band  
    Del & Woody 12
Tie 38 The Nobility  
    Ashford Castle 12
Tie 38 Phil Lee  
    Some Gotta Lose 12
Tie 38 The Rebels of Tijuana  
    #3 12
Tie 38 Au Pair  
    One Armed Candy Bear 12
Tie 38 Charles Bradley  
    Changes 12
Tie 38 Sam Beam and Jesca Hoop  
    Love Letter for Fire 12
Tie 38 Bob Woodruff  
    The Year We Tried To Kill The Pain 12
Tie 38 Al Scorch  
    Circle Round the Signs 12
Tie 38 Lucinda Williams  
    The Ghosts of Highway 20 12
Tie 38 Swedish Polarbears  
    The Great Northern 12
Tie 38 Dan Israel  
    Dan 12
Tie 38 Tedeschi Trucks Band  
    Let Me Get By 12
Tie 38 Brennen Leigh  
    Sings Lefty Frizzell 12
Tie 38 The Beatophonics  
    The Beatophonics 12
Tie 38 Mark Erelli  
    For A Song 12
Tie 38 Eleanor Friedberger  
    New View 12
Tie 38 Mavis Staples  
    Livin' On A High Note 12
Tie 38 Billy Bacon  
    High, Wide and Handsome 12
Tie 38 Michael Doucet and Tom Rigney  
    Cajun Fandango 12
Tie 38 The Honeydogs  
    Love & Cannibalism 12
Tie 38 Michael Head and The Strands  
    The Magical World of The Strands 12
Tie 38 Emitt Rhodes  
    Rainbow Ends 12
Tie 38 Michael Shelley Band  
    Live at Monty Hall 12
Tie 38 Caleb Caudle  
    Carolina Ghost 12
Tie 38 The See No Evils  
    Inner Voices 12
Tie 38 Willie Nile  
    World War Willie 12
Tie 38 Tony Joe White  
    Rain Crow 12
Tie 38 Loretta Lynn  
    Full Circle 12
Tie 38 Bonnie Raitt  
    Dig In Deep 12
Tie 38 Lou Doillon  
    Lay Low 12
Tie 38 Woods  
    City Sun Eater In The River Of Light 12
  96 Animal Daydream  
    Citrus EP 11
Tie 96 Parker Millsap  
    The Very Last Day 11
Tie 96 Mike Eldred Trio  
    Baptist Town 11
Tie 96 Pete Yorn  
    Arranging Time 11
Tie 96 Whitehorse  
    The Northern South Vol. 1 11
Tie 96 Jared Deck  
    Jared Deck 11
Tie 96 Idle Talk  
    Reaction EP 11
Tie 96 Peter Case  
    HWY 62 11
Tie 96 Bob Mould  
    Patch The Sky 11
Tie 96 Jason Wilber  
    Echoes 11
Tie 96 Janiva Magness  
    Love Wins Again 11
Tie 96 Javier Escovedo  
    Kicked out of Eden 11
Tie 96 Carrie Rodriguez  
    Lola 11
Tie 96 Quaker City Night Hawks  
    El Astronauta 11
Tie 96 Yarn  
    This Is The Year 11
Tie 96 Quilt  
    Plaza 11
Tie 96 Buddy Miller and Friends  
    Cayamo Sessions At Sea 11
Tie 96 Jim Bryson  
    Somewhere We Will Find Our Place 11
Tie 96 The Roaring Juniors  
    Black Mountain Hills / Start To Stall 11
Tie 96 Broken Promise Keeper  
    Broken Promise Keeper 11
Tie 96 Through The Sparks  
    Transindifference 11
Tie 96 Ray Paul  
    Whimsicality 11
Tie 96 Various: Songs of Blind Willie Johnson  
    God Don't Never Change: The Songs of Blind Willie Johnson 11
Tie 96 Kontiki Suite  
    The Greatest Show On Earth 11
Tie 96 Waco Brothers  
    Going Down in History 11
Tie 96 Robbie Fulks  
    Upland Stories 11
Tie 96 Japanese Breakfast  
    Psychopomp 11
Tie 96 Robert Ellis  
    Robert Ellis 11
Tie 96 Dori Freeman  
    Dori Freeman 11
Tie 96 Robert Rolfe Feddersen  
    My Terri Ann 11
Tie 96 Escondido  
    Walking With a Stranger 11
Tie 96 Ronnie Spector  
    English Heart 11
Tie 96 Birds of Chicago  
    Real Midnight 11
Tie 96 Latvian Radio  
    Until Tomorrow Gets in the Way 11
Tie 96 Iggy Pop  
    Post Pop Depression 11
Tie 96 Laura Gibson  
    Empire Builder 11
Tie 96 The On and Ons  
    It's the On and Ons Calling 11
Tie 96 Sarah Borges  
    Good & Dirty 11
Tie 96 The Record Company  
    Give It Back to You 11
Tie 96 Lee Harvey Osmond  
    Beautiful Scars 11
Tie 96 Mount Moriah  
    How to Dance 11
Tie 96 Austin Lucas  
    Between the Moon and the Midwest 11
Tie 96 The Twins  
    Kiss of Life 11
Tie 96 Aqua Velvet  
    A Bit of Burt 11
Tie 96 Nada Surf  
    You Know Who You Are 11
Tie 96 Derek Hoke  
    Southern Moon 11
Tie 96 Dave Insley  
    Just The Way That I Am 11
Tie 96 Willie Sugarcapps  
    Paradise Right Here 11
Tie 96 Bonnie Bishop  
    I Ain't Who I Was 11
Tie 96 Elephant Revival  
    Petals 11
Tie 96 Violent Femmes  
    We Can Do Anything 11
Tie 96 Hackensaw Boys  
    Charismo 11
Tie 96 Western Centuries  
    Weight of the World 11
Tie 96 Don Joe Rodeo Combo  
    Don Joe Rodeo Combo 11
Tie 96 Wild Ponies  
    Radiant 11
Tie 96 The Black Market Trust  
    "II" 11
Tie 96 M Ward  
    More Rain 11
Tie 96 Linden  
    Rest and Be Thankful 11
Tie 96 Margo Price  
    Midwest Farmer's Daughter 11
  155 Mudcrutch  
    2 10
Tie 155 The Carousels  
    Lord Speed My Hurricane 10
  157 The Parson Red Heads (1)  
    Live Acoustic at Las Armas (Zaragoza, Spain) 9
Tie 157 Charles Lloyd and The Marvels  
    I Long To See You 9
  159 Evie Ladin Band  
    Jump The Fire 8
Tie 159 Walker Family Singers  
    Panola County Spirit 8
  161 The Parson Red Heads (2)  
    Live at Alberta Street Pub 7
Tie 161 The Turnback  
    Are We There Yet? 7
Tie 161 Red Shahan  
    Men & Coyotes 7
Tie 161 Look Park  
    Look Park 7
Tie 161 The Wild Poppies  
    Heroine: The Complete Wild Poppies Collection (1986-1989) 7
Tie 161 case lang veirs  
    case/lang/veirs 7
Tie 161 Lakou Mizik  
    Wa Di Yo 7
  168 Jimmy Pizzitola  
    The Choctaw Wildfire Sessions 6
Tie 168 Stone Ridge  
    The Lost Recordings 1968 - 1971 6
Tie 168 Rick Berlin  
    Badville 6
Tie 168 Solarflairs  
    Spirit of Johnny 6
Tie 168 Cave States  
    True Life 6
Tie 168 Terry Adams  
    Talk Thelonious 6
Tie 168 Joe Grushecky  
    It's In My Song 6
Tie 168 The Doughboys  
    Rock On 6
Tie 168 Dick Dale  
    Guitar Legend: The Very Best Of Dick Dale 6
  177 hector and the leaves  
    Little Bee 5
Tie 177 Lydia Loveless  
    I Would Die 4 U/ Under the Cherry Moon Split 7" 5
Tie 177 Paul Carrack  
    Soul Shadows 5
Tie 177 the rite flyers  
    Green 5
Tie 177 Wildhoney  
    Your Face Sideways 5
Tie 177 The Forty Nineteens  
    Rebooted 5
Tie 177 Tommy Sistak  
    If I Only Knew 5
Tie 177 Jack White and The Electric Mayhem  
    You Are The Sunshine Of My Life 5
Tie 177 The Monkees  
    Good Times! 5
Tie 177 The Spires  
    DREAMCONFUSION 5
Tie 177 Joe Driscoll and Sekou Kouyate  
    Tokira (Single) 5
Tie 177 Greg Townson  
    Soul Finger 5
Tie 177 The Electric Joy  
    Put Your Foot In It b/w Magic Shadows 5
Tie 177 Stay  
    The Mean Solar Times 5
Tie 177 Justin DiFebbo  
    Skin and Bones 5
  192 The Suffers  
    The Suffers 4
Tie 192 Eric Brace and Peter Cooper  
    C&O Canal 4
Tie 192 Tom Baker and the Snakes  
    4 Stars 4
Tie 192 Charlie Megira and the Beth SheAn Valley Hillbillies  
    BOOM CHAKA BOOM BOOM 4
Tie 192 The Bellfuries  
    Workingman's Bellfuries 4
Tie 192 Scott Fagan  
    South Atlantic Blues 4
Tie 192 Glenna Bell  
    Lone Star:  Songs and Stories Straight from the Heart of Texas 4
Tie 192 Scott Warren  
    Good Love 4
Tie 192 Town Mountain  
    Southern Crescent 4
Tie 192 Sheetah and les Weissmuller  
    Murs du son 4
Tie 192 Webb Wilder  
    Mississippi Moderne 4
Tie 192 Half Japanese  
    Perfect 4
Tie 192 Nathaniel Rateliff and The Night Sweats  
    Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats 4
Tie 192 Larry Keel  
    Experienced 4
Tie 192 Ruby Boots  
    Solitude 4
Tie 192 The Four Chords  
    The Four Chords 4
Tie 192 Clint Morgan  
    Scofflaw 4
Tie 192 The Grahams  
    Glory Bound Deluxe Edition 4
Tie 192 Tennessee Muscle Candy  
    Walk That Walk (Single) 4
Tie 192 Last Train  
    Back Again 4
Tie 192 Cotton Mather  
    Child Bride / The Book Of Too Late Changes 4
Tie 192 Stanley and the Ten Sleepless Knights  
    Quelbe! Stanley and The Ten Sleepless Knights 4
Tie 192 Grant Peeples  
    A Congress of Treasons 4
Tie 192 Bill Carter  
    Innocent Victims & Evil Companions 4
Tie 192 Quiet Life  
    FOGGY 4
Tie 192 Star and Micey  
    Get 'Em Next Time 4
Tie 192 Bob Dylan  
    Melancholy Mood 4
Tie 192 Chuck Prophet  
    Alex Nieto 4
Tie 192 Swaying Wires  
    I Left A House Burning 4
Tie 192 Doug Tuttle  
    It Calls On Me 4
Tie 192 The Surfin Burritos  
    King of the party 4
Tie 192 The King In Mirrors  
    Talk About Today 4
Tie 192 Aubrie Sellers  
    New City Blues 4
Tie 192 The Lumineers  
    Cleopatra 4
Tie 192 Theatre Royal  
    Standing In The Land 4
Tie 192 The Matt Truman Ego Trip  
    AM 1670 4
Tie 192 Tokyo Tramps  
    Flowing Water 4
Tie 192 Linda Gail Lewis  
    Hard Rocking Woman 4
Tie 192 Grant Lee Phillips  
    The Narrows 4
Tie 192 Dr Dog  
    The Psychedelic Swamp 4
Tie 192 Ben Harper and The Innocent Criminals  
    Call It What It Is 4
Tie 192 Moreland and Arbuckle  
    Promised Land or Bust 4
Tie 192 Corin Raymond  
    Hobo Jungle Fever Dreams 4
Tie 192 Chapell  
    The Redhead's Allegations 4
Tie 192 Courtney Barnett  
    Live at Electric Lady Studios 4
Tie 192 Roxy Swain  
    Beneath Full Moonlight 4
Tie 192 Anders Osborne  
    Spacedust & Ocean Views 4
Tie 192 Cigarettes After Sex  
    Affection 4
Tie 192 The Avett Brothers  
    Ain't No Man single 4
Tie 192 Mountain Heart  
    Blue Skies 4
Tie 192 Joe Buzfuz Murphy  
    Now That I'm The Mayor of London 4
Tie 192 Big Thief  
    Masterpiece 4
Tie 192 Dan Whitaker and The Shinebenders  
    Truck Ride 4
Tie 192 Sunflower Bean  
    Human Ceremony 4
Tie 192 William Bell  
    The Three of Me 4
Tie 192 Superdrag  
    Jokers W / Tracers 4
Tie 192 Malcolm Holcombe  
    Another Black Hole 4
Tie 192 The Shifting Sands  
    Cosmic Radio Station 4
Tie 192 Cait Brennan  
    Debutante 4
Tie 192 Marianne Dissard  
    Cibola Gold : Best Of 2008-2015 4
Tie 192 Aaron Einhouse  
    It Ain't Pretty 4
  253 The Small Glories  
    Wondrous Traveler 3
Tie 253 Colvin and Earle  
    You're Right (I'm Wrong) single 3
Tie 253 Tami Neilson  
    Dynamite 3
Tie 253 Sean Watkins  
    What To Fear 3
Tie 253 Scruffy The Cat  
    The Good Goodbye: Unreleased Recordings 1984-1990 3
Tie 253 Sex on Toast  
    Ready EP 3
Tie 253 Rocky Votolato  
    Sawdust and Shavings 3
Tie 253 The Last Bandoleros  
    The Last Bandoleros 3
Tie 253 The Palominos  
    Sweet Misery 3
Tie 253 Lake Street Dive  
    Side Pony 3
Tie 253 Infamous Stringdusters  
    Ladies & Gentlemen 3
Tie 253 Jeremy Nail  
    My Mountain 3
Tie 253 Reed Turchi  
    Speaking in Shadows 3
Tie 253 Michael Daves  
    Orchids and Violence 3
The RFA Airplay Chart reflects actual spins on the Radio Free Americana broadcast for the indicated 7-day period.