Volunteer Top Tens for 2014

Rick Albert, Host, "Rick Around the World" - in no order

1 Eccodek* Singing in Tongues (Big Mind)
2 Quicksound and Alpha Yaya Diallo* Mosulu (Independent)
3 Kakana Serenata (FM Music)
4 Kondriah* Yoroshiku (Independent)
5 Jane Bunnett and Maqueque* Jane Bunnett and Maqueque (Justin Time)
6 Ricardo Lemvo and Makina Loca La Rumba Soyo (Cumbancha)
7 Tanya Tagaq* Animism (Six Shooter)
8 Pacifika* Amor Planeta (Six Degrees)
9 Meklit We Are Alive (Six Degrees)
10 Rafael and Energia Dominicana* Enamoranse en la Playa (Independent)

Ryan Cliff, Host, "The Noise Show" - in no order

1 Protokult* No Beer in Heaven (Independent)
2 Mongol* Chosen by Tengri (Independent)
3 Scythia* ...Of Conquest (Independent)
4 The Fuzz Kings* Re-Turn of the Century (Independent)
5 First Aid Kit Stay Gold (Columbia)
6 Royal Blood Royal Blood (Warner)
7 Black Label Society Catacombs of the Black Vatican (E1)
8 Chevelle La Gargola ( )
9 Cannibal Corpse A Skeletal Domain (Metal Blade)
10 New Pornographers* Brill Bruisers (Last Gang)

Jim Dupuis, Host "Jazz Notes"

1 PJ Perry and Tommy Banks* Old Friends (Royalty)
2 Cory Weeds* As of Now (Cellar Live)
3 Paul Tynan and Aaron Lington* Bicoastal Collective: Chapter Four (OA2)
4 Joe Coughlin and Mark Eisenman* Saloon Standard (JC Jazz)
5 Steve Kaldestad with the Mike Ledonne Trio* Straight Up (Cellar Live)
6 Bria Skonberg* Into Your Own (Random Act)
7 Blackstick* Blackstick (Independent)
8 Connie Evingson and the John Jorgenson Quintet All the Cats Join In (Minnehaha)
9 Jane Bunnett and Maqueque* Jane Bunnett and Maqueque (Justin Time)
10 Chris Walden Big Band Full On! (Origin)

Lewis Jay, Host, "Radio Schizo"

1 Hard Stripes 2nd 7" (Trible B)
2 DiE Vexed 7" (Sonic Terror)
3 Ajax Ajax EP 7" (Katorga Works)
4 The Coneheads* Demo 2014 and Canadian Cone (Independent)
5 Institute Salt EP 7" (Sacred Bones)
6 The Combat Zone The Combat Zone (Side Two)
7 Glue Glue 7" (Katorga Works)
8 Nuke Cult We Play Ugly Music F*** You CS (Independent)
9 Dirty Work Hard Days and Night 7" (Independent)
10 Nudes Stain 7" (Iron Lung)

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

1 Future Islands Singles (4AD)
2 Lower Seek Warmer Climes (Matador)
3 High Tension Death Beat (Cooking Vinyl)
4 Caribou* Our Love (Merge)
5 The Pixies Indie Cindy (Independent)
6 Eagulls Eagulls (Partisan)
7 Brian Eno and Karl Hyde Someday World (Warp)
8 Bob Mould Beauty and Ruin (Merge)
9 Trust* Joyland (Arts and Crafts)
10 The Horrors Luminous (XL)

Martin McFarlane, Host "Europium"

1 Eluveitie Origins (Nuclear Blast)
2 Epica The Quantum Enigma (Nuclear Blast)
3 Death Valley Driver* Carnivore's Oath (Diminished Fifth)
4 Delain The Human Contradiction (Napalm)
5 Within Temptations Hydra (Dramatico)
6 Engel Raven Kings (Gain)
7 Die Apokalyptischen Reiter Tief/Tiefer (Nuclear Blast)
8 In Flames Siren Charms (Columbia)r
9 Protokult* No Beer in Heaven (Independent)
10 Viathyn* Cynosure (Independent)

Dylan Olson, Host "Alternative Eye"

1 Royal Tusk* Mountain (Hidden Pony)
2 Dinosaur Bones* Shaky Dream (Dine Alone)
3 Glass Towers Halcyon Days (Dine Alone)
4 Lab Coast* Pictures on the Wall (Shake!)
5 Two Hours Traffic* Foolish Blood (Bumstead)
6 Canvas* A Slow Dive (Independent)
7 Stars of Fiction** Before it All Ends (Independent)
8 The Last Internationale We Will Reign (Columbia)
9 Double Experience* 721835 (Independent)
10 Conor Oberst Upside Down Mountain (Nonesuch)

Brian Saunderson, Host "Hurtin' for Real"

1 Laura Cantrell No Way There from Here (Thrift Shop)
2 Sturgill Simpson Metamodern Sounds in Country Music (Thirty Tigers)
3 Bruce Robison and Kelly Willis Our Year (Premium)
4 Cory Branan The No-Hit Wonder (Bloodshot)
5 Various Artists Look Again to the Wind: Johnny Cash's Bitter Tears Revisited (Sony)
6 The Haden Triplets The Haden Triplets (Third Man)
7 Old Crow Medicine Show Remedy (Nettwerk)
8 Eliza Gilkyson The Nocturne Sessions (Red House)
9 Ben Everyman* Subourbon (Independent)
10 Marty Stuart and His Fabulous Superlatives Saturday Night/Sunday Morning (Superlatone)

TMT, Host "Spinning in the Room" - in No Order

1 Caribou* Our Love (Merge)
2 Cygnets* Isolator (Independent)
3 *deadmau5 While (1<2) (Astralwerks)
4 Model Clocks* Mabel (Technofunk)
5 Sexy Mathematics* Electronics (Independent)
6 Ballet School the Dew Lasts an Hour (Bella Union)
7 Banks Goddess (Harvest)
8 FKA twigs LP1 (Young Turks)
9 Ghost Beach Blonde (Nettwerk)
10 Interpol El Pintor (Matador)

Richie Tronson, Host "This Microphone Smells"

1 The Vicious Cycles* Bad News Travels Fast (Shake!)
2 Rich Aucoin* Ephemeral (Bonsound)
3 The Wet Secrets* Free Candy (Independent)
4 Death From Above 1979* The Physical World (Last Gang)
5 Kandle* In Flames (Bonsound)
6 The Drums Encyclopedia (Arts and Crafts)
7 The Raveonettes Pe'ahi (Beat Dies)
8 Mozart's Sister* Being (Paper Bag)
9 Tune-Yards Nikki Nack (4AD)
10 Royal Blood Royal Blood (Warner)