Volunteer Top Tens for 2006

Vince Almond, Host "Blues Boogie and Bop" Canadian Top 10

1 The Twisters After the Storm (Northern Blues)
2 Diana Braitwaite/Chris Whitely Morning Sun (Electro-Fi)
3 Jim Byrnes House of Refuge (Black Hen)
4 Mel Brown and the Homewreckers Blues is a Beautiful Thing (Electro-Fi)
5 JW Jones Blues Band Kissing in 29 Days (Northern Blues)
6 Jack de Keyzer Silver Blues (Blue Star)
7 Eileen Joyce Bluesman (Independent)
8 Roxanne Potvin The Way it Feels (Alert)
9 David Gogo Acoustic: Official Bootleg Series Vol. 2 (Cordova Bay)
10 Smoke Wagon Blues Band And Friends (Independent)

Vince Almond, Host "Blues Boogie and Bop" International Top 10

1 Irma Thomas After the Rain (Rounder)
2 Janiva Magness Do I Move You (Northern Blues)
3 Big George Brock Round Two (Cat Head)
4 Various Artists Time About Change: A Floyd Dixon Celebration (Highjohn)
5 James Hunter People Gonna Talk (Rounder)
6 Duke Robillard Guitar Groove-a-Rama (Stony Plain)
7 Various Artists Texas Harmonica Rumble (Dialtone)
8 Slick Ballinger Mississippi Soul (Northern Blues)
9 Lil Ed and the Blues Imperials Rattlesnake (Alligator)
10 Sue Foley New Used Car (Justin Time)

Jason Bermiller, Host, "ProgDog"

1 Flower Kings Paradox Hotel (Inside Out)
2 Proto-Kaw Wait of Glory (Inside Out)
3 Manning Anser's Tree (ProgRock)
4 Variant Beyond Jargon (Independent)
5 Saga Trust (Inside Out)
6 Rocket Scientists Revolution Road (ProgRock)
7 OSI Free (Inside Out)
8 Gargamel Watch for the Umbles (Transubstans)
9 Frost Milliontown (Inside Out)
10 The Box Black Dog There (Komfy)

Alexis Brett, Host, "Narnia"

1 The Strokes First Impressions of Earth (RCA)
2 Sam Roberts Chemical City (Universal)
3 Yeah Yeah Yeahs Show Your Bones (Interscope)
4 Raconteurs Broken Boy Soldiers (V2)
5 Wolfmother Wolfmother (Interscope)
6 Fire Hydrant Better Late Than Never (Independent)
7 The M's Future Women (Polyvinyl)
8 Archie Bronson Outfit Derdang Derdang (Domino)
9 The Stills Without Feathers (Vice)
10 The Walkmen A Hundred Miles Off (Record Collection)

Rick Cummer, Host "The Batcave"

1 Agent Blue A Stolen Honda Vision (Fierce Panda)
2 Amber Room Amber Room EP (Independent)
3 Arctic Monkeys Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not (Domino)
4 The Dudes Brain Heart Guitar (Load Music)
5 The Glass The Glass (Independent)
6 Kasabian Empire (RCA)
7 Run Run Run Endless Winter (Independent)
8 Tokyo Police Club A Lesson in Crime (Paper Bag)
9 The Two Koreas Main Plates and Classic Pies (Independent)
10 We Are Scientists With Love and Squalor (Virgin)

Doc Charles, Host "Hiway 61"

1 Hollywood Blue Flames Road to Rio (Delta Groove)
2 Irma Thomas After the Rain (Rounder)
3 Janiva Magness Do I Move You? (Northern Blues)
4 Otis Rush Live at the Wise Fools Club (Delmark)
5 Sue Foley New Used Car (Justin Time)
6 JW Jones Blues Band Kissing in 29 Days (Northern Blues)
7 Otis Rush and Friends Live at Montreux (Eagle)
8 Michael Coleman and the Delmark All Stars Blues Breakfast at the Brunch (Delmark)
9 Various Artists 35 Years of Genuine Houserockin' Music (Alligator)
10 Mannish Boys Live and in Demand (Delta Groove)

Cayman Duncan, Host "Mind the Gap"

1 Horse Feathers Words Are Dead (Lucky Madison)
2 Beirut Gulag Orkestar (Ba Da Bing)
3 Snowden Anti-Anti (Jade Tree)
4 Mates of State Bring it Back (Barsuk)
5 Regina Spektor Begin to Hope (Sire)
6 Band of Horses Everything All the Time (Sub Pop)
7 TV on the Radio Return to Cookie Mountain (Interscope)
8 Augie March Moo You Bloody Choir (Sony BMG)
9 The Knife Silent Shout (Mute)
10 Girl Talk Night Ripper (Illegal Art)

Jim Dupuis, Host "Jazz Notes"

1 Pat Martino Remember: A Tribute to Wes Montgomery (Blue Note)
2 Coco Love Alcorn Sugar (Black Hen)
3 Jane Bunnett Radio Guantanamo: The Guantanamo Blues Project Vol. 1 (Blue Note)
4 SF Jazz Collecive II (Nonesuch)
5 Moncef Genoud Aqua (Savoy Jazz)
6 Jerry Gonzalez and the Fort Apache Band Rumba Buhaina: The Music of Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers (Random Chance)
7 Terez Montcalm Voodoo (Marquis)
8 Ingrid Jensen At Sea (Independent)
9 Kenny Garrett Beyond the Wall (Nonesuch)
10 Denzal Sinclaire My One and Only Love (Verve)

Carolyn Hines, Host "The Goddess and Nellie"

1 Carmen Rizzo The Lost Art of the Idle Moment (True North)
2 Boards of Canada The Campfire Headphase (Warp)
3 Bliss Quiet Letters (Quango)
4 Banco di Gaia Farewell Ferengistan (Six Degrees)
5 Orson Bright Idea (Island)
6 Caribou Yeti (Domino)
7 Spirit Wind Awakening (Independent)
8 Various Artists Electric Gypsyland 2 (Crammed)
9 Delerium Nuages du Monde (Nettwerk)
10 Deerfoot Deerfoot (Independent)

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

1 Black Angels Passover (Light in the Attic)
2 Shout Out Out Out Out Not Saying/Just Saying (Normals Welcome)
3 Yo La Tengo I am Not Afraid of You and I Will Beat Your Ass (Matador)
4 Mogwai Mr. Beast (Matador)
5 Elvis Costello/Allen Toussaint The River in Reverse (Verve Forecast)
6 Mission of Burma The Obliterati (Matador)
7 Polysics Now is the Time! (Tofu)
8 Les Georges Leningrad Sangue Puro (Dare to Care)
9 Hot Chip The Warning (DFA)
10 Think About Life Think About Life (Alien8)

Bruno Mazzotta, Host "Bazooka Bear Sound Cathedral"

1 Joanna Newsom Ys (Drag City)
2 Wizardzz Hidden City of Taurmond (Load)
3 The Knife Silent Shout (Mute)
4 Various Artists Congotronics 2: Buzz 'n' Rumble from the Urb 'n' Jungle (Crammed)
5 Beirut Gulag Orkestar (Ba Da Bing)
6 Gnarls Barkley St. Elsewhere (Downtown)
7 Final Fantasy He Poos Clouds (Blocks)
8 The Ladies They Mean Us (Temporary Residence)
9 Swan Lake Beast Moans (Scratch)
10 The USA is a Monster Sunset at the End of the Industrial Age (Load)

Brian Saunderson, Host "Hurtin' for Real"

1 Wayne Hancock Tulsa (Bloodshot)
2 Jim Cuddy The Light That Guides You Home (Warner)
3 Hank Williams III Straight to Hell (Bruc)
4 James Hand The Truth Will Set You Free (Rounder)
5 Todd Snider The Devil You Know (New Door)
6 Mark Knopfler and Emmylou Harris All the Roadrunning (Universal)
7 The Sadies In Concert Volume 1 (Outside)
8 D. Rangers The Paw-Paw Patch (Dollartone)
9 Ramblin' Jack Elliott I Stand Alone (Anti)
10 Tim Hus Huskies and Husqvarnas (Independent)