CJAM Top 30! // November 27th – December 3rd 2017

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* indicates Canadian artist

1    STARSThere Is No Love In Fluorescent Light (Last Gang)

2    TOUGH AGEShame (Mint)

3    COURTNEY BARNETT & KURT VILE  Lotta Sea Lice (Matador)

4    THE ORANGE KYTEGrow It Right (Self-Released)

5    ILIOS STERYANNISBethany Project (Self-Released)

6    LES FILLES DE ILLIGHADAD  Eghass Malan (Sahelsounds)

7    THE BROODTransistor (Self-Released)

8    SAM TAYLOR  Along The Way (Cellar Live)

9    SHIGETO  The New Monday (Ghostly International)

10   YOUNG RJ  Blaq RoyalT (Ne’Astra Music Group)

11   MO KENNEYThe Details (Pheromone Recordings)

12   BLUE HAWAIITenderness (Arbutus)

13   WOLF PARADECry Cry Cry (Sub Pop)

14   ARTURO O’FARRILL  Familia Affair Tribute To Bebo & Chico (Self-Released)

15   ARIEL PINK  Dedicated to Bobby Jameson (Mexican Summer)

16   BILL CHARLAP TRIO  Uptown Downtown (Impulse!)

17   CHICAGO AFROBEAT PROJECT WITH TONY ALLEN  What Goes Up (Self-Released)

18   THE DEEP DARK WOODS  Yarrow (Six Shooter)

19   ALVVAYSAntisocialites (Polyvinyl)

20   CHAD VANGAALENLight Information (Flemish Eye)

21   SHARON JONES AND THE DAP-KINGS  Soul of a Woman (Daptone)

22   FLAT WORMS  Flat Worms (Castle Face)

23   JASPER SLOAN YIPPost Meridiem (Afterlife Music)

24   FUNK BOXVolume 1 (MSLX Recordings)

25   MAYLEE TODDActs of Love (Do Right! Music)

26   HEAVY BELLBy Grand Central Station (Self-Released)

27   MODERATE REBELS  The Sound Of Security (Self-Released)

28   PROJECT PABLOHope You’re Well (Technicolour)

29   BRAD BYRD  Highest Mountain (Elusive Tiger)

30   THE O VOIDSData (Sounds Escaping)

CJAM Top 30! // November 20th – November 26th 2017

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* indicates Canadian artist. Chart ranking reflects airplay during the week ending 28-Nov-2017.

1    FAITH HEALERTry ;-) (Mint)

2    THE BROODTransistor (Self-Released)

3    GORD DOWNIEIntroduce Yerself (Arts & Crafts)

4    THE PACK A.D.Dollhouse (Cadence Music Group)

5    ST. VINCENT  MASSEDUCTION (Loma Vista)

6    WOLF PARADECry Cry Cry (Sub Pop)

7    PARTNERIn Search Of Lost Time (You’ve Changed)

8    ALVVAYSAntisocialites (Polyvinyl)

9    BUFFY SAINTE-MARIEMedicine Songs (True North)

10   LES FILLES DE ILLIGHADAD  Eghass Malan (Sahelsounds)

11   MOKA ONLY & RECKONIZE REALVibes (Real Deff)

12   JOE POLICASTRO  Screen Sounds (Jeru Jazz)

13   LINDSTROM  It’s Alright Between Us As It Is (Smalltown Supersound)

14   CACTUS CHANNEL  Stay A While (HopeStreet)

15   THE ORANGE KYTEGrow It Right (Self-Released)

16   SAM TUDORQuotidian Dream (Self-Released)

17   YOUNG RJ  Blaq RoyalT (Ne’Astra Music Group)

18   WEAVESWide Open (Buzz Records)

19   WOLF ALICE  Visions of a Life (RCA)

20   MALKBorn Elated (Self-Released)

21   BLUE HAWAIITenderness (Arbutus)

22   ERIC COPELAND  Goofballs (DFA)

23   VARIOUSDRAFT: Live Sessions From CJSW 90.9 FM (CJSW 90.9 FM)

24   DIAMANTE ELÉCTRICO  Diamante Electrico EP (Mercado)

25   HEATERS  Matterhorn (Beyond Beyond is Beyond)

26   THE COMMOTIONSVolume II (Self-Released)

27   RONNIE EARL AND THE BROADCASTERS  The Luckiest Man (Stony Plain)

28   DEAD QUIETGrand Rites (Self-Released)

29   DAVE ALLENWhen The Demons Come (Turf)

30   LOHDOBile Automobile (Outside Music)

CJAM Top 30! // November 13th – November 19th 2017

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* indicates Canadian artist. Chart ranking reflects airplay during the week ending 21-Nov-2017.

1    LAURA SAUVAGE* – The Beautiful (Simone)

2    SHIGETOThe New Monday (Ghostly International)

3    VARIOUS* – DRAFT: Live Sessions From CJSW 90.9 FM (CJSW 90.9 FM)

4    WOLF PARADE* – Cry Cry Cry (Sub Pop)

5    HILARIO DURANContumbao (Alma)

6    PARTNER* – In Search Of Lost Time (You’ve Changed)

7    LES FILLES DE ILLIGHADADEghass Malan (Sahelsounds)

8    THEE RUM COVESOut Tonight (Aeroplane)

9    BLUE HAWAII* – Tenderness (Arbutus)

10   JOHN MAUSScreen Memories (Ribbon Music)

11   WOLF ALICEVisions of a Life (RCA)

12   NICK HEYWARDWoodland Echoes (Gladsome Hawk)

13   DIAMANTE ELÉCTRICO – Diamante Electrico EP (Mercado)

14   VARIOUS* – Psychic Readings Vol. 1 (Self-Released)

15   TOUGH AGE* – Shame (Mint)

16   2SPVCEDlateLewps.Vol.1 (United Common)

17   SISSOKO, SYLLA, AND VANDENABEELETamala (Muziek Publique)

18   THE BARR BROTHERS* – Queens of the Breakers (Secret City)

19   BIRDS OF BELLWOODS* – Victoria (Self-Released)

20   HEILLIG MANOEUVRE* – Thoughtful Fun (Self-Released)

21   VARIOUSCountdown to Soul (Tramp)

22   BELIEFS* – Habitat (Hand Drawn Dracula)

23   BROOKLYN RAGA MASSIVETerry Riley in C (Northern Spy)

24   MAUDE AUDET* – Comme Une Odeur De Déclin (Grosse Boite)

25   ANI DIFRANCOBinary (Righteous Babe)

26   THE KONDI BANDSalone (Strut)

27   VALISKA* – On Pause (Trouble In Utopia)

28   BARNEY BENTALLThe Drifter and the Preacher (True North)

29   MISTA SARONAPresents: Havana Meets Kingston (Baco)

30   FOISEYByrds (Street Corner Music)

CJAM Top 30! // November 6th – November 12th 2017

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* – Indicates Canadian Content

TOUGH AGE* – Shame (Mint)
BLUE HAWAII* – Tenderness (Arbutus)
AMADOU AND MARIAM - La Confusion (Because Music)
JD MCPHERSON - Undivided Heart and Soul (New West)
PARTNER* - In Search Of Lost Time (You’ve Changed)
VARIOUS* - Psychic Readings Vol. 1 (Self-Released)
STARS* - There Is No Love In Fluorescent Light (Last Gang)
BABY BRAINS - Eat Your Heart Out (Self-Released)
ASIKO AFROBEAT ENSEMBLE* - Winners Never Quit (Self-Released)
10 BECK - Colors (Fonograph)
11 MOH KOUYATE - Fe Toki (Foli Son)
12 CHAD VANGAALEN* - Light Information (Flemish Eye)
13 ANTIBALAS - Where the Gods Are in Peace (Daptone)
14 CHICAGO AFROBEAT PROJECT WITH TONY ALLEN - What Goes Up (Self-Released)
15 VARIOUS* - Going West/Going East (A Guelph-Victoria Guide) (Baffled Octopi)
16 JESSICA HERNANDEZ AND THE DELTAS - Telephone (Instant Records)
17 VARIOUS* - Forward Music Group 2017/2018 Sampler (Self-Released)
18 JULIE AND THE WRONG GUYS* - S/T (Dine Alone Records)
19 THE SOULJAZZ ORCHESTRA* - Under Burning Skies (Do Right! Music)
20 MINIMAL VIOLENCE* - Acid Lakes (Lobster Theramin)
21 DEBADEMA - Sanikoya (Dankama)
22 MATT MAYS* - Once Upon A Hell Of A Time (Sonic)
23 TERRA LIGHTFOOT* - New Mistakes (Sonic Unyon)
24 DESTROYER* - Ken (Merge)
25 FITNESS FOREVER - Tonight (Elefant)
26 KAMASI WASHINGTON - Harmony of Difference (Young Turks)
27 E1SBAR - Looser Futurism (Polar Vortex)
28 TETRIX* - Cassette Romance EP (Odin Audio)
29 BEEF BOYS* - Melted Like a Witch (Self-Released)
30 THE SOUL SESSION - Two (Agogo)

CJAM Top 30!!! // October 30th – November 5th 2017

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* indicates Canadian artist. Chart ranking reflects airplay during the week ending 07-Nov-2017

1    JD MCPHERSON  Undivided Heart and Soul (New West)

2    ALVVAYSAntisocialites (Polyvinyl)

3    CHAD VANGAALEN  Light Information (Flemish Eye)

4    SHIGETO  The New Monday (Ghostly International)

5    JULIE AND THE WRONG GUYS*   Julie and the Wrong Guys (Dine Alone Records)

6    YOUNG RJ  Blaq RoyalT (Ne’Astra Music Group)

7    KACY & CLAYTONThe Siren’s Song (New West)

8    WOLF PARADECry Cry Cry (Sub Pop)

9    STARSThere Is No Love In Fluorescent Light (Last Gang)

10   FOISEY  Byrds (Street Corner Music)

11   LILLY HIATT  Trinity Lane (New West)

12   HEILLIG MANOEUVREThoughtfu Fun (Self-Released)

13   JÉRÉMIE AND THE DELICIOUS HOUNDS2 (Stereobus)

14   DESTROYERken (Merge)

15   MARY-CATHERINE PAZZANOYou’re Gonna Hear From Me (Glorious Feeling)

16   PAUL THE TAILORPaul The Tailor (Self-Released)

17   ALEXAYears (Self-Released)

18   COLLECTIVE ORDERVol. 2 (Self-Released)

19   THE SOULJAZZ ORCHESTRAUnder Burning Skies (Do Right! Music)

20   THE RURAL ALBERTA ADVANTAGEThe Wild (Paper Bag Records)

21   THE WILDERNESS OF MANITOBAAcross the Dark (Pheromone)

22   AUTORICKSHAWMeter (Tala-Wallah)

23   ROLLING BLACKOUTS COASTAL FEVER  Talk Tight (Sub Pop)

24   TRIO DA KALI & KRONOS QUARTET  Ladilikan (World Circuit)

25   TERI PARKERIn The Past (Self-Released)

26   CHANDRIKA TANDON  Shivoham – The Quest (Soul Chants)

27   KAMASI WASHINGTON  Harmony of Difference (Young Turks)

28   THE RADIATION FLOWERSSummer Loop (Sunmask / Cardinal Fuzz)

29   TOGO ALL STARS  Lome, Togo (Excelsoir)

30   DAVID BARBE  10th of Seas (Orange Twin)

CJAM Top 30!!! October 16th – October 22nd 2017

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* indicates Canadian artist. Chart ranking reflects airplay during the week ending 24-Oct-2017.

1    PARTNER   In Search Of Lost Time (You’ve Changed)

2    BELIEFSHabitat (Hand Drawn Dracula)

3    ALVVAYSAntisocialites (Polyvinyl)

4    PROTOMARTYR  Relatives in Descent (Domino)

5    LAURA SAUVAGEThe Beautiful (Simone)

6    WEAVESWide Open (Kanine)

7    WOLF PARADECry Cry Cry (Sub Pop)

8    FAITH HEALERTry ;-) (Mint)

9    PAUL THE TAILORPaul The Tailor (Self-Released)

10   CELLOSThe Great Leap Backward (No List)

11   ERNESTO CERVINI TURBOPROPREV (Anzic Records)

12   JULIE & THE WRONG GUYSJulie & The Wrong Guys (Dine Alone)

13   CORY WEEDS  Let’s Groove: The Music Of Earth Wind & Fire (Cellar Live)

14   JOCELYN MORLOCKHalcyon (Centrediscs)

15   MAUNOTuning (Idee Fixe)

16   MO KENNEYThe Details (Pheromone Recordings)

17   DANNY JANKLOW  Elevation (Self-Released)

18   CASPER SKULLSMercy Works (Buzz Records)

19   AUTORICKSHAWMeter (Tala-Wallah)

20   COLD SPECKSFool’s Paradise (Arts & Crafts)

21   ROSTAM  Half-Light (Nonesuch)

22   THE BELLE GAMEFear/Nothing (Arts & Crafts)

23   SIMON MILLERDLessons and Fairytales (Songlines)

24   THE BOMBAY ROYALE  Run Kitty Run (Hope Street)

25   MOON BOOTS  First Landing (Anjunadeep)

26   ARIEL POCOCKLiving In Twilight (Justin Time)

27   SKINNY DYCK & FRIENDSTwenty One-Nighters (Self-Released)

28   SHIGETO  The New Monday (Ghostly International)

29   NICOLE WILLIS & UMO JAZZ ORCHESTRA  My Name Is Nicole Willis (Persephone)

30   LITTLE MISS HIGGINS  My Home, My Heart (Self-Released)

CJAM Top 30!!! October 9th – October 15th 2017

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* indicates Canadian artist. Chart ranking reflects airplay during the week ending 17-Oct-2017.

1    PAUL THE TAILOR*   Paul The Tailor (Self-Released)

2    AMADOU AND MARIAM  La Confusion (Because Music)

3    AUTORICKSHAWMeter (Tala-Wallah)

4    THE RADIATION FLOWERSSummer Loop (Sunmask / Cardinal Fuzz)

5    BRETT WILDEMANThe Tools We Possess (Self-Released)

6    CHAD VANGAALENLight Information (Flemish Eye)

7    ANDREW SCOTT QUARTETThe Brightest Minute (Cellar Live)

8    ODONIS ODONISNo Pop (Telephone Explosion)

9    THE COMMOTIONSVolume II (Self-Released)

10   THE WILDERNESS OF MANITOBAAcross the Dark (Pheromone)

11   LEON REVOL  Embers (Monologues)

12   TRIO DA KALI & KRONOS QUARTET  Ladilikan (World Circuit)

13   RAG DABONS  Boite De 4 (Concrete Records)

14   PEVERELIST  Tessellations (Livity Sound)

15   CHAIN & THE GANG  Best Of Crime Rock (In The Red)

16   PARTNERIn Search Of Lost Time (You’ve Changed)

17   CELLOSThe Great Leap Backward (No List)

18   ARIEL PINK  Dedicated to Bobby Jameson (Mexican Summer)

19   GRANT STEWARD TRIO  Roll On (Cellar Live)

20   BLIND BOYS OF ALABAMA  Almost Home (BBOA / Amazon)

21   JILL PEACOCKJill Peacock EP (Do Right! Music)

22   LAURA SAUVAGEThe Beautiful (Simone)

23   NICOLE WILLIS & UMO JAZZ ORCHESTRA  My Name Is Nicole Willis (Persephone)

24   TERRA LIGHTFOOTNew Mistakes (Sonic Unyon)

25   JAMES BLONDEJames Blonde (Self-Released)

26   PABLO MOSES  The Itinuation (HS Roots)

27   TOM SAVAGEEverything Intertwined (Self-Released)

28   MELLOWDRAWMellowdraw (Self-Released)

29   ROB LUTESWalk In The Dark (Lucky Bear)

30   RITUAL HOWLS  Their Body (Felte)

CJAM Top 30!!! October 2nd – October 8th 2017

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* – indicates Canadian Artist

1    PARTNERIn Search Of Lost Time (You’ve Changed)

2    THE SOULJAZZ ORCHESTRAUnder Burning Skies (Do Right! Music)

3    ALVVAYSAntisocialites (Polyvinyl)

4    THE WILDERNESS OF MANITOBAAcross the Dark (Pheromone)

5    KAMASI WASHINGTON  Harmony of Difference (Young Turks)

6    ALEXAYears (Self-Released)

7    THE RURAL ALBERTA ADVANTAGEThe Wild (Paper Bag Records)

8    ASIKO AFROBEAT ENSEMBLEWinners Never Quit (Self-Released)

9    FAITH HEALERTry ;-) (Mint)

10   TRIO DA KALI & KRONOS QUARTET  Ladilikan (World Circuit)

11   AMADOU AND MARIAM  La Confusion (Because Music)

12   BRAD CHEESEMAN  The Tide Turns (Self-Released)

13   ANTIBALAS  Where the Gods Are in Peace (Daptone)

14   THE PSYCHIC ALLIANCEEvil Against Evil (Self-Released)

15   UPTIGHTSTime + Space (Other Wonders)

16   BARAKA MOON  Wild Horse (Self-Released)

17   THE BELLE GAMEFear/Nothing (Arts & Crafts)

18   CHAD VANGAALENLight Information (Flemish Eye)

19   EMILY HAINES AND THE SOFT SKELETONFatal Gift (single) (Last Gang)

20   THE NATIONAL   Sleep Well Beast (4AD)

21   CHANDRIKA TANDON  Shivoham – The Quest (Soul Chants)

22   JOHN BEASLEY  MONK’estra Vol. 2 (Mack Avenue)

23   CHRISTIAN MCBRIDE BIG BAND  Bringin’ It (Mack Avenue Records)

24   RAG DABONS  Boite De 4 (Concrete Records)

25   MOTHS AND LOCUSTSIntro / Outro (Cardinal Fuzz)

26   AUTORICKSHAWMeter (Tala-Wallah)

27   PETUNIA & THE VIPERS*  Lonesome Heavy & Lonesome (Self-Released)

28   PIERRE KWENDERSMAKANDA at the End of Space, the Beginning of Time (Bonsound)

29   PEACH PYRAMIDRepeating Myself (Oscar Street)

30   SHILPA RAY  Door Girl (Northern Spy)

CJAM TOP 30 – Sept 11 – 17

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* Indicates Canadian Content

01 THE DEEP DARK WOODS* – Drifting on a Summers Night (single) (Self-Released)
02 THE BOMBAY ROYALE – Run Kitty Run (Hope Street)
03 CELLOS* – The Great Leap Backward (No List)
04 MINIMAL VIOLENCE* – Acid Lakes (Lobster Theramin)
05 PRIME JUNK* – Ladybird (Sleepwalk Tapes)
06 PIERRE KWENDERS* – MAKANDA at the End of Space, the Beginning of Time (Bonsound)
07 KEITH O’ROURKE* – Sketches From The Road (Chronograph)
08 MOGWAI – Every Country’s Sun (Temporary Residence)
09 ARON D’ALESIO* – Aron D’Alesio (Paper Bag)
10 HUSTLE FLESH* – Reminant Psyche (Museum Of Skin)
11 RAMZI* – Etwal Timoun (Self-Released)
12 FAITH HEALER* – Try (Mint)
13 ASIKO AFROBEAT ENSEMBLE* – Winners Never Quit (Self-Released)
14 WOOLWORM* – Deserve To Die (Mint)
15 HKE – No Man Is God (BLCR Laboratories)
16 THE ASHLEY HUNDRED* – The Ashley Hundred (Self-Released)
17 LEE SCRATCH PERRY & SUBATOMIC SOUND SYSTEM – Super Ape Returns To Conquer (Subatomic Sound)
18 ANDREW SCOTT QUARTET* – The Brightest Minute (Cellar Live)
19 OH SEES – Orc (Castle Face)
20 PEVERELIST – Tessellations (Livity Sound)
21 BIG THIEF* – Capacity (Saddle Creek)
22 DANIEL ROMANO* – Modern Pressure (You’ve Changed)
23 STOMPIN’ TOM CONNORS – Stompin’ Tom Connors 50th Anniversary (Ole)
24 IRON AND WINE – Beast Epic (Sub Pop)
25 OUMOU SANGARE – Mogoya (No Format! Records)
26 SHIMMER DEMOLITION* – Yes Love Everything (Self-Released)
27 MATHIEU + RACHMANINOV* – Jean-Philippe Sylvestre (Atma)
28 GRIEVES – Running Wild (Rhymesayers)
29 LUCY ROSE – Something’s Changing (Arts & Crafts)
30 MORRICONE YOUTH – Sunrise: A Song Of Two Humans (Country Club)

2017 CJAM Jammy Award Winners!

You voted, now see who won! CJAM is loves all of our dedicated volunteers and we appreciate the effort put in to each and every show over our airwaves. Congrats to all! And many thanks to Teenage Geese and Gin Ebony for keeping the vibe going with fantastic music all night long.

Best New Show: Win City Sports
Best Music Variety: Positive Amplitude
Best Talk Shows: Win City Sports & Rose City Politics
Best Folk//Roots//Blues: Steel Belted Radio
Best Rock Shows: Revolution Rock & In the Garage 
Best Electronic//Hip Hop: Electro Hop
Best Specialty Shows: The Motor City is Burning & The Windsor Scene
Best International Shows: Cowboys & Indies & Caribbean Riddimz

Best Windsor Act: Guitar Army
Best Detroit Act: Mexican Knives
Best Windsor Venue: Phog Lounge
Best Detroit Venue El Club

UWSA Volunteers of the Year: The 30 News – Radio Edition & Ashley Quinton
On-Air Personality of the Year: Trevor Klundert //Host of Girlie  & Gay so Groovie
Pledge Drive Volunteer of the Year: James Tiller //Host of Indie Guitar Swing
CJAM FM Volunteer of the Year: Conner Custance
CJAM Lifetime Achievement Award: Christian Gagnier //Host of On y va Musique & Songlines