Top 30 Charts

CFBX Top 30 Charts to August 16, 2018

* indicates Canadian Content
** indicates a local artist

Artist – Album (Label)

1) Calpurnia* – Scout (Royal Mountain)
2) Astral Swans* – Strange Prison (Saved by Vinyl)
3) Bend Sinister* – Foolish Games (Cordova Bay)
4) Buddy Guy – The Blues is Alive and Well (Silvertone)
5) Ben Howard – Noonday Dream (Republic)
6) Dumb* – Seeing Green (Mint)
7) Courtney Barnett – Tell Me How You Really Feel (Milk!)
8) Dubistry – Fuel for the Fire (Independent)
9) Elliott and the Audio Kings* – Long Live the King (Busted Flat)
10) Wax Mannequin* – Have a New Name (Coax)
11) Jeremy Ledbetter Trio* – Got a Light? (Alma)
12) Bernice* – Puff: In the Air Without a Shape (Arts and Crafts)
13) Kubla Khan* – One of These Days (Independent)
14) Kellie Loder* – Benefit of the Doubt (Independent)
15) Oxlip* – Wolves! Cried the Maid (World Peach)
16) Scratch Buffalo* – Scratch Buffalo (Independent)
17) Tom Hambridge – The Nola Sessions (Superstar Factory)
18) Sabertooth Swing – Extinct Possibilities (Slammin)
19) Momma – Interloper (Danger Collective)
20) Dusted* – Blackout Summer (Royal Mountain)
21) Jennifer Castle* – Angels of Death (Idee Fixe)
22) Camaro ’67* – Still Burning (Independent)
23) Pharis and Jason Romero* – Sweet Old Religion (Lula)
24) The Huarches* – Curl Up with the Huaraches (Independent)
25) The Barra MacNeils* – On the Bright Side (Barra Music)
26) For Esme* – Righteous Woman (Independent)
27) Pre Nup* – Oh Well (Jigsaw)
28) Monowhales* – Control Freak (Independent)
29) Birds of Paradise* – Esto Amor (Cuchabata)
30) Annie Lou* – Endzone (Independent)

Specialty Charts for Early August 2018

Top 10 Jazz Albums
1) Molly Johnson* – Meaning to Tell Ya (Universal)
2) Jeremy Ledbetter Trio* – Got a Light? (Alma)
3) Cyrille Aimee – Live (Mack Avenue)
4) Peggy Lee* – Echo Painting (Songlines)
5) Avery Raquel* – My Heart Away (Independent)
6) Amy Cervini* – On One Ever Tells You (Anzic)
7) Kollage* – No Fuss No Muss (G-Three)
8) Sons of Kemet – Your Queen is a Reptile (Impulse)
9) The Hungry March Band – Running Through with the Sadness (Imaginator)
10) Van Morrison/Joey DeFrancesco – You’re Driving Me Crazy (Exile)

Top 10 World/International Albums
1) Camaro ’67* – Still Burning (Independent)
2) Los Texmaniacs – Cruzando Borders (Smithsonian Folkways)
3) Gordon Grdina’s The Marrow* – Ejdeha (Songlines)
4) Grupo Mono Blanco – Fandango! (Smithsonian Folkways)
5) Mystic Bowie – Mystic Bowie’s Talking Dreads (Independent)
6) Various Artists – Mexico: Luz de Luna (ARC Music)
7) Fer Gonzales – Mariachi: Mi Nombre is Mexico (ARC Music)
8) Kiran Ahluwalia* – 7 Billion (Independent)
9) Michalis Terzis/Vasilis Skoulas – A Tribute to Greece (ARC Music)
10) Sadiki* – Blue Mountain Acoustic (Skinny Bwoy)

Top 10 Metal/Loud/Punk Albums
1) Pre Nup* – Oh Well (Jigsaw)
2) The Slyde* – Awakening (Independent)
3) No Liars* – The Cause and the Cure (Independent)
4) D.O.A.* – Fight Back (Sudden Death)
5) Life in Vacuum* – All You Can Quit (New Damage)
6) Volcano Calculator** – Volcano Calculator (Ulusulu)
7) Excuses Excuses* – Catch Me if You Can (Independent)
8) Little Junior* – Hi (Royal Mountain)
9) Fallen Legion* – Downfall (Independent)
10) Stepping Sideways – Harbinger (Independent)

Top 10 Electronic Albums
1) Blood Wine or Honey – Fear and Celebration (Do Right!)
2) Nightmares on Wax – Shape the Future (Warp)
3) Heartfelt* – Whispers (Independent)
4) Chvrches – Love is Dead (Glassnote)
5) Golden Grey* – Colours (Full Flight)
6) Chad Valley – Imaginary Music (Paper Bag)
7) Egomunk – The Only Sin is Religion (London Beach)
8) Body Salt – Sex Tape (Independent)
9) Mark Pritchard – The Four Worlds (Warp)
10) Anemone* – Baby Only You and I (Luminelle)

Top 10 Hip-Hop Albums
1) Obuxum* – H.E.R. EP (Urbnet)
2) Taylor Girlz – One Percent (Independent)
3) Brom* – Malaise (Independent)
4) R. Dub/Gee Wunder* – Renedubl (Motive)
5) Elaquent* – Celebrate Life (Urbnet)
6) Sabo Forte* – Robes (Independent)
7) Thonio – The Audio Bio (Skitzo Society)
8) Buck N Nice* – Emag (Busy)
9) Young RJ – The Detroit Project (Independent)
10) ChanHays* – The Creepy EP (Droppin’ Science)

Top 10 Roots Albums
1) David Francey* – The Broken Heart of Everything (Laker)
2) Loreena McKennitt* – Lost Souls (Quinlan Road)
3) Steve Dawson* – Lucky Hand (Black Hen)
4) Ali McCormick* – That Place You Know (Redleaf)
5) Andrew Collins Trio* – Tongue (Independent)
6) The Sturgeons* – Black and White (Independent)
7) Peter and the Wolves* – Howlin’ and Prowlin’ (VLV)
8) Les Stroud* – Bittern Lake (Independent)
9) Annie Lou* – Endzone (Independent)
10) The Once* – Time Enough (Independent)

Top 10 Blues Albums
1) Sugar Brown* – Calling All Blues! (Independent)
2) Sons of Rhythm* – Sons of Rhythm (Independent)
3) Buddy Guy – The Blues is Alive and Well (Silvertone)
4) Grand Marquis – Brighter Days (Independent)
5) Justin Saladino Band* – A Fool’s Heart (Bros)
6) David Vest* – David Vest (Cordova Bay)
7) Elliott and the Audio Kings* – Long Live the King (Busted Flat)
8) Rory Block – A Woman’s Soul (Stony Plain)
9) Dan McKinnon* – The Cleaner (Alcool)
10) Renovation Blues Band* – Swingin’ Hammers (Independent)

Top 5 Classical Albums
1) Randy Hathaway – Classical Guitar in America (Independent)
2) Joseph Bridge* – Overture (Independent)
3) David Aaron Carpenter – Motherland (Warner)
4) Martha Argerich/Sergei Babayan – Prokofiev for Two (Deutsche Grammophon)
5) Stavanger Symphony Orchestra – Mortenson: Symphony No. 5 (SSD)

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