Volunteer Top Tens for 2008

Jason Bermiller, Host "ProgDog"

1 Karmakanic Who's the Boss in the Factory (InsideOut)
2 The Tangent Not as Good as the Book (InsideOut)
3 Beardfish Sleeping in Traffic, Part Two (InsideOut)
4 Jupiter Society First Contact//Last Warning (FosFor Creation/Progrock)
5 Dream Aria Transcend (Independent)
6 Neal Morse Lifeline (Radiant)
7 Presto Ballet The Lost Art of Time Travel (Progrock)
8 Amassefer Slaves for Life (InsideOut)
9 Dominici O3, A Trilogy, Part 3 (InsideOut)
10 Ephrat No One's Words (InsideOut)

Rick Cummer, Host, "The Batcave" (alphabetically)

1 The Black Angels Directions to See a Ghost (Light in the Attic)
2 Black Mountain In the Future (Jagjaguwar)
3 Crystal Castles Crystal Castles (Last Gang)
4 Dust Galaxy Dust Galaxy (ESL)
5 Isle of Thieves Only Human (Independent)
6 The Pack A.D. Funeral Mixtape (Mint)
7 The Reds Fugitives from the Laughing House (Tarock)
8 Tapes 'n Tapes Walk it Off (XL)
9 Tokyo Police Club Elephant Shell (Saddle Creek)
10 The Wet Secrets Rock Fantasy (Rodeo Peanut)

Jim Dupuis, Host, "Jazz Notes" (in no particular order)

1 Bob Brough Quartet Time Away (Independent)
2 Jean Martin/Evan Shaw Piano Music (Barnyard)
3 Lily Frost Lily Swings (Marquis)
4 Morgan Childs Quintet Time (Cellar Live)
5 Michael Occhipinti The Sicilian Jazz Project (True North)
6 Jean Derome et les Dangereu(x) Z'homs To Continue (Ambiences Magnetiques)
7 Willie Nelson and Wynton Marsalis Two Men with the Blues (Blue Note)
8 Jane Bunnett Embracing Voices (Blue Note)
9 Hilario Duran and His Latin Jazz Big Band From the Heart (Alma)
10 Joe Lovano Symphonica: The Cologne Broadcasts (Blue Note)

Cayman Duncan, Host "Mind the Gap" (in the order I typed them in)

1 Frightened Rabbit The Midnight Organ Fight (Fat Cat)
2 Crystal Castles Crystal Castles (Last Gang)
3 Fredrik Na Na Ni (Kora)
4 Girl Talk Feed the Animals (Illegal Art)
5 Horse Featers House With No Home (Kill Rock Stars)
6 Sigur Ros Med Sud I Eyrum Vid Spilum Endalaust (4AD)
7 The Tallest Man on Earth Shallow Grave (Kemado)
8 Alaska in Winter Holiday (Milan)
9 The Gaslight Anthem The '59 Sound (SideOneDummy)
10 Why? Alopecia (Anticon)

Myles Gregory, Host, "Broken Glass"

1 The Real McKenzies Off the Leash (Fat Wreck Chords)
2 Star Fucking Hipsters Until We're Dead (Fat Wreck Chords)
3 Supersuckers Get it Together (Golf)
4 Broadcast Zero Yesterday, You Could Have Saved the World (Rebel Time)
5 Jaguar Love Take Me to the Sea (Matador)
6 Mr. Plow Apocalypse Plow (Crusty)
7 Civet Hell Hath No Fury (Hellcat)
8 The Creepshow Run for Your Life (Stomp)
9 The Jolts Haute Voltage (Independent)
10 Anti-Flag Bright Lights of America (RCA)

Nancy Lougheed, Host, "Buffalo Gals" (in no particular order)

1 Andrew Allen The Living Room Sessions (Independent)
2 Ause Team Another Spot on the Couch (Independent)
3 Zooloo Blues Band Let's Get Hot (Independent)
4 Art Napoleon Siskabush Tales (Pacific)
5 Ryan McMahon Weeks Months Years (Independent)
6 Kaley Bird Kaley Bird (Independent)
7 Eliza Gilkyson Beautiful World (Red House)
8 Homemade Jamz Blues Band Pay Me No Mind (Northern Blues)
9 Scrap O Matic Sidewalk Caesars (Independent)
10 Van Morrison Keep it Simple (New West)

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

1 Portishead Third (Universal)
2 Plants and Animals Parc Avenue (Secret City)
3 Crystal Castles Crystal Castles (Last Gang)
4 Beck Modern Guilt (Geffen)
5 Videotape My Favourite Thing (Independent)
6 Black Mountain In the Future (Jagjaguwar)
7 No Age Nouns (Sub Pop)
8 Mercury Rev Snowflake Midnight (Yep Roc)
9 Black Angels Directions to See a Ghost (Light in the Attic)
10 Foals Antidotes (Transgressive)

Bruno Mazzotta, Host "Bazooka Bear Sound Cathedral"

1 Blank Dogs On Two Sides/The Fields (Fuck It Tapes)
2 Menace Ruine The Die is Cast (Alien8)
3 El Guincho Alegranza (XL)
4 Marnie Stern This is It and I am It and You Are It and So is That and he is It and She is It and It is It and That is That (Kill Rock Stars)
5 Scarlett Johansson Anywhere I Lay My Head (ATCO)
6 Parts and Labor Escapers 2: Grind Pop (Ace Fu)
7 High Places High Places (Thrill Jockey)
8 They Came from the Stars I Saw Them We Are All in the Gutter But Some Of Us Are Looking at... (This is Not an Exit)
9 Katie Stelmanis Join Us (Blocks)
10 Deerhunter Weird Era Cont. (4AD)

Brian Saunderson, Host "Hurtin' for Real"

1 Kathleen Edwards Asking for Flowers (MapleMusic)
2 Hayes Carll Trouble in Mind (Lost Highway)
3 Tim Hus Bush Pilot Buckaroo (Stony Plain)
4 Hank Williams III Damn Right Rebel Proud (Sidewalk)
5 Bazil Donovan Matinee (Telesoul)
6 Laura Cantrell Trains and Boats and Plains (Diesel Only)
7 Mudcrutch Mudcrutch (Reprise)
8 Kasey Chambers/Shane Nicholson Rattlin' Bones (Sugar Hill)
9 Old Man Luedecke Proof of Love (Black Hen)
10 Drive-By Truckers Brighter than Creation's Dark (New West)

Richard Tronson, Host "This Microphone Smells"

1 Colourbook Colourbook (Independent)
2 Cadence Weapon Afterparty Babies (Upper Class)
3 The Wet Secrets Rock Fantasy (Rodeo Peanut)
4 Bend Sinister Stories of Brothers, Tales of Lovers (Distort)
5 Hank Pine and Lily Fawn North America (Independent)
6 Mother Mother O My Heart (Last Gang)
7 Beast Beast (Pheromone)
8 The Kills Midnight Boom (Domino)
9 Beck Modern Guilt (Geffen)
10 Yell Nativeity (War Paint)

JBrant Zwicker, Station Manager, Host "Stormy Monday"

1 Jeff Healey Mess of Blues (Stony Plain)
2 Smokin' Joe Kubek and Bnois King Blood Brothers (Alligator)
3 Rory Block Blues Walkin' Like a Man (Stony Plain)
4 Big Dave McLean Acoustic Blues: Got 'em from the Bottom (Stony Plain)
5 Mannish Boys Lowdown Feelin' (Delta Groove Music)
6 Janiva Magness What Love Will Do (Alligator)
7 Homemade Jamz Blues Band Pay Me No Mind (Northern Blues)
8 JW Jones Bluelisted (Northern Blues)
9 Julian Fauth Ramblin' Son (Electro-Fi)
10 Steve Gerard and the National Debonaires New Sounds from Kansas City (SoundGate)