Volunteer Top Tens for 2003

Jacen Beers - Board Of Directors, Webmaster

1 Blood Brothers Burn Piano Island Burn (ArtistDirect)
2 Droom 182 1/2 Days (A Different Drum)
3 Rapider Than Horsepower Stage Fright Stage Fright (S.A.)
4 Marilyn Manson The Golden Age of Grotesque (Nothing)
5 Weakerthans Reconstruction Site (Epitaph)
6 Wedekind The End of My Heartbeat
7 Kataklysm Shadows and Dust (Nuclear Blast)
8 Wolfsheim Casting Shadows (Metropolis)
9 The Rapture Echoes (Universal)
10 Iris Awakening (A Different Drum)

Jesse Berube - Host, "Big City Nights"

1 Freaky Flow The Envy (Topaz)
2 Aphrodite Urban Junglist (Spun)
3 Hiver and Hammer A Trip in Trance (Independent)
4 Various Artists Northern Faction 2 (Balanced)
5 Prefuse 73 One Word Extinguisher (Warp)
6 Kraftwerk Tour de France Soundtracks (EMI)
7 Miss Kittin Radio Caroline Vol. 1 (Emperor Norton)
8 DJ Tiesto Nyana (Nettwerk)
9 DJ Stama Flash Forward (Independent)
10 Buscemi Camino Real (Downsall)

Cid Stranger - Host, "Transcendant"

1 Guano Apes Walking on a Thin Line (Supersonic)
2 A Perfect Circle Thirteenth Step (Virgin)
3 Endo Songs of the Restless (Sony)
4 Forty Foot Echo Forty Foot Echo (Hollywood)
5 Evanescence Fallen (Wind Up)
6 Smile Empty Soul Smile Empty Soul (Lava)
7 Revis Places for Breathing (Sony)
8 Linkin Park Meteora (Warner)
9 Lucerin Blue Tales of the Knife (Tooth and Nail)
10 Headplate Pieces (Gain)

Cayman Duncan - Host, "Mind the Gap"

1 Ms. John Soda No P. or D. (Morr Music)
2 Bell X1 Music in Mouth (Universal)
3 The Buffseeds The Picture Show (Fantastic Plastic)
4 The Postal Service Give Up (Sub Pop)
5 Stars Heart (Paper Bag)
6 The Strokes Room on Fire (RCA)
7 The Unicorns Who Will Cut Our Hair When We're Gone? (Alien8)
8 Broken Social Scene You Forgot it in People (Arts and Crafts)
9 The Wrens Meadowlands (Absolutely Kosher)
10 The Decemberists Her Majesty (Kill Rock Stars)

Jim Dupuis - Host, "Jazz Notes"

1 Up for It Keith Jarrett, Gary Peacock and Jack DeJohnette (ECM)
2 Deep in a Dream Charlie Mariano (Enja)
3 Marsalis Family A Jazz Celebrations (Rounder)
4 Alegria Wayne Shorter (Verve)
5 Various Artists Justin Time 20th Anniversary (Justin Time)
6 Denzal Sinclaire Denzal Sinclaire (Verve)
7 Pete Smith Blue and Green (Potesmote Music)
8 Ken Clark Organ Trio Eternal Funk (Severn)
9 Erik Truffaz The Walk of the Giant Turtle (Blue Note)
10 Various Artists Nu-Jazz (Gramercy)

Ian Giesbrecht - Ex-host, "Unpop"

1 Covenant Northern Light (Columbia)
2 Buck 65 Talkin' Honky Blues (Warner)
3 Iris Awakening (A Different Drum)
4 Soft Cell Cruelty Without Beauty (True North)
5 Postal Service Give Up (Sub Pop)
6 Stars Heart (Paper Bag)
7 Goldfrapp Black Cherry (Mute)
8 TATU 200 km/h in the Wrong Lane (Universal)
9 Andrew W.K. The Wolf (Island)
10 Ladytron Light and Magic (Emperor Norton)

Kif - Host, "Chunks of Punk"

1 The Mars Volta De-Loused in the Comatorium (Dreamworks)
2 Thursday War All the Time (Island)
3 Anti-Flag The Terror State (Fat Wreck Chords)
4 Less Than Jake Anthem (Sire)
5 AFI Sing the Sorrow (Dreamworks)
6 Rancid Indestructible (Hellcat)
7 Dropkick Murphys Blackout (Epitaph)
8 Suicide Machines A Match and Some Gasoline (Hollywood)
9 The Distillers Coral Fang (Sire)
10 Turbonegro Scandinavian Leather (Burning Heart)

Tory Maltais - Host, "Happy Hour"

1 The White Stripes Elephant (V2)
2 S.T.U.N. Evolution of Energy (Warner)
3 Tangiers New Hot Spirits (Sonic Unyon)
4 The Donnas Spend the Night (Atlantic)
5 Jet Get Born (Elektra)
6 Dandy Warhols Welcome to the Monkey House (Capitol)
7 Inner City Surfers Laughing on the Outside (Independent)
8 Imperial Public Library Turn Off the Oven and Get to the Hospital (Conifera)
9 The D4 6Twenty (Flying Nun)
10 Audioslave Audioslave (Sony)

Steve Marlow - Programming Coordinator, Host, "Do Not Touch This Amp"

1 Manitoba Up in Flames (Leaf)
2 Lederhosen Lucil Tales from the Pantry (Independent)
3 Ladytron Softcore Jukebox (Emperor Norton)
4 Royksopp Melody A.M. (Astralwerks)
5 Senor Coconut Fiesta Songs (Emperor Norton)
6 Plastikman Closer (Paper Bag)
7 Polysics Neu (Asian Man)
8 The Unicorns Who Will Cut Our Hair When We're Gone? (Alien8)
9 Lamb Between Darkness and Wonder (Mercury)
10 Mogwai Happy Songs for Happy People (Matador)

Miss Vile - Host, "Butcherborn"

1 Alkaline Trio Good Mourning (Vagrant)
2 Eminem The Eminem Show (Interscope)
3 The Cure Greatest Hits DVD (Elektra)
4 Interpol Turn on the Bright Lights (Matador)
5 The Donnas Spend the Night (Atlantic)
6 The White Stripes Elephant (V2)
7 AFI Sing the Sorrow (Dreamworks)
8 David Bowie Reality (Columbia)
9 Alexisonfire Alexisonfire (Distort)
10 Hide The Singles: Junkstory (import)

Liam Mitchell - Host, "Evil Techno Country Rap"

1 The Blood Brothers Burn, Piano Island, Burn (ArtistDirect)
2 Radiohead Hail to the Thief (EMI)
3 The Decemberists Her Majesty (Kill Rock Stars)
4 The Unicorns Who Will Cut Our Hair When We're Gone? (Alien8)
5 Into the Moat Means By Which the Ends is Justified (Lovelost)
6 Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks Pig Lib (Matador)
7 Polysics Neu (Asian Man)
8 Bishop Allen Charm School (Independent)
9 Alice and the Serial Numbers Obit (Independent)
10 The Kills Keep on Your Mean Side (Rough Trade)

Brian Purvis - Host, "Pave the Planet"

1 Warsaw Pack Stocks and Bombs (G-7 Welcoming Committee)
2 System of a Down Steal This Album! (American)
3 NoFX The War on Errorism (Fat Wreck Chords)
4 Pennywise From the Ashes (Epitaph)
5 Metalwoord Chronic (Blue Thumb)
6 Jestofunk Seventy Miles from Philadelphia (IRMA)
7 Peaches Fatherfucker (XL)
8 Various Artists Verve Remixed 2 (Verve)
9 Lovage Music to Make Love to Your Old Lady By (Tommy Boy)
10 Buck 65 Talkin' Honky Blues (Warner)

Brian Saunderson - Host, "Hurtin' For Real"

1 Lyle Lovett My Baby Don't Tolerate (Curb)
2 Various Artists A Mighty Wind Soundtrack (Sony)
3 Robert Earl Keen Farm Fresh Onions (Audium)
4 Jayhawks Rainy Day Music (Lost Highway)
5 Fred Eaglesmith and the Flathead Noodlers Balin (AML)
6 Rodney Crowell Fate's Right Hand (Epic)
7 Scott Miller and the Commonwealth Upside Downside (Sugar Hill)
8 Greg Trooper Floating (Sugar Hill)
9 Johnny Cash Unearthed (American)
10 Waylon Jennings Waylon Live: The Expanded Edition (BMG Heritage)

Shawn John Silver - Host, "Pirate Radio"

1 Moneen Are We Really Happy With Who We Are Right Now? (Smallman)
2 Thrice The Artist in the Ambulance (Island)
3 Brand New Deja Entendu (Razor and Tie)
4 Anti-Flag The Terror State (Fat Wreck Chords)
5 Boysetsfire Tomorrow Comes Today (Wind-Up)
6 Thursday War All the Time (Island)
7 Weakerthans Reconstruction Site (Epitaph)
8 Fall of Troy Fall of Troy (Lujo)
9 Billy Talent Billy Talent (Atlantic)
10 AFI Sing the Sorrow (Dreamworks)