CJAM TOP 30 & SPECIALTY CHARTS // June 21 – 27, 2021

* indicates Canadian artist. ^ indicates local Windsor/Detroit artist

1    DRY CLEANING     New Long Leg (4AD)

2    PONY*^     TV Baby (Take This To The Heart Records)

3    LEANNE BETASAMOSAKE SIMPSON*     Theory Of Ice (You`ve Changed Records)

4    MANNEQUIN PUSSY     Perfect EP (Epitaph)

5    DOOHICKEY CUBICLE*     Don’t Fix Anything 😉 (Self-Released)

6    PEOPLE OF THE SUN*     Last Day Of Summer (Self-Released)

7    TEKE::TEKE*     Shirushi (Kill Rock Stars)

8    CHANCES*     Connection (Outloud)

9    KÌZIS*     Tidibàbide / Turn (Tin Angel)

10   HILDEGARD*     Hildegard (Chivi Chivi)

11   BACHELOR     Doomin’ Sun (Polyvinyl)

12   PAUL JACOBS*     Pink Dogs On The Green Grass (Blow The Fuse)

13   KE THU^     Every Aspect (Detroit Underground)

14   THE PAPER CRANES*     The Paper Cranes (Self-Released)

15   BETABOYS*     So Shy EP (Self-Released)

16   MIESHA & THE SPANKS*     Singles EP (Saved By Vinyl)

17   CFCF*     memoryland (BGM Solutions)

18   TUNS*     Duly Noted (Murderecords)

19   JON GRANT*     Soft Release (Self-Released)

20   DJ LIQUIDN8V*     CoronaVirus Immunity Builder (Self-Released)

21   JP LANCASTER*     Shapes in the Dark (Factotum Co)

22   DOMINIQUE FILS-AIMÉ*     Three Little Words (Ensoul)

23   MONOWHALES*     Daytona Bleach (True)

24   CENTURY EGG*     Little Piece of Hair (Forward Music Group)

25   ROCHELLE JORDAN*     Play With The Changes (Young Art)

26   DANY LAJ AND THE LOOKS*     Ten Easy Pieces (We Are Busy Bodies)

27   ISLANDS*     Islomania (Royal Mountain)

28   GREAT LAKE SWIMMERS*     Live At The Redeemer 2007 (Weewerk)

29   STATUS/NON-STATUS*     1, 2, 3, 4, 500 Year (You’ve Changed)

30   NAP EYES*     When I Come Around (EP) (Jagjaguwar)

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CJAM TOP 30 & SPECIALTY CHARTS // June 14 – 20, 2021

* indicates Canadian artist. ^ indicates local Windsor/Detroit artist

1    PONY*^     TV Baby (Take This To The Heart Records)

2    PAUL JACOBS*     Pink Dogs On The Green Grass (Blow The Fuse)

3    WILLIE DUNN*     Creation Never Sleeps, Creation Never Dies: The Willie Dunn Anthology (Light In The Attic)

4    GODSPEED YOU! BLACK EMPEROR*     G_d’s Pee AT STATE’S END (Constellation)

5    STATUS/NON-STATUS*     1, 2, 3, 4, 500 Year (You’ve Changed)

6    ARLO PARKS     Collapsed In Sunbeams (Transgressive)

7    JAMES FRANCIES     Purest Form (Blue Note)

8    BLACK COUNTRY, NEW ROAD     For The First Time (Ninja Tune)

9    TUNETOWN*     Entering Utopia (Three Pines)

10   BEN WALKER*     Impermanent Resident (Self-Released)

11   EMBER SWIFT*     Mid-March Meltdown (Self-Released)

12   DAVID LAFLECHE*     Everyday Son (Self-Released)

13   ARIEL POSEN*     Headway (Self-Released)

14   KITTEN SPITT*     Covered In Spitt, Vol. 01 (Self-Released)

15   G.R. GRITT*     Ancestors (Coax)

16   SOUVENIR*     Collapse (Self-Released)

17   CURTIS ANDREWS*     Speaking Hands (Self-Released)

18   MAUDIIR*     La Part Du Diable (Self-Released)

19   DAVID RESTIVO*     Arancina (Chronograph)

20   DJ LIQUIDN8V*     CoronaVirus Immunity Builder (Self-Released)

21   ALYSON MCNAMARA*     Let Me Sleep (Ghost Pepper)

22   NICHOLAS KRGOVICH*     This Spring (Tin Angel)

23   N0V3L*     NON-FICTION (Flemish Eye)

24   DOMINIQUE FILS-AIMÉ*     Three Little Words (Ensoul)

25   CHANCES*     Connection (Outloud)

26   ROCHELLE JORDAN*     Play With The Changes (Young Art)

27   KÌZIS*     Tidibàbide / Turn (Tin Angel)

28   FREELOVE FENNER*     The Punishment Zone (Self-Released)

29   AUTOGRAMM*     No Rules (Nevado)

30   LEANNE BETASAMOSAKE SIMPSON*     Theory Of Ice (You`ve Changed Records)

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CJAM Singles Club Top 3 [May 2021]

Some Windsor ex-pats and a Detroit electronic duo make up the most played local ‘singles’ in CJAMs Singles Club this month. This post is a bit… delayed – I know. Listen… it’s been a wild and busy couple weeks – I’m trying my best! Uhhhh… check out the tracks below!

#1. Steph Copeland + Brigit O’ReganGas Light

#2. Ke Thu Is Separated From Itself

#3. Spirit Trail Indian Time

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CJAM Singles Club will return in the fall semester so go write and record some certified bangers over the summer. Click HERE for more details…

CJAM TOP 30 & SPECIALTY CHARTS // June 7 – 13, 2021

* indicates Canadian artist.

1    PACKS*     Take The Cake (Royal Mountain)

2    JAPANESE BREAKFAST     Jubilee (Dead Oceans)

3    CRUMB     Ice Melt (Self-Released)

4    DUCKS LTD.*     Get Bleak (reissue) (Royal Mountain)

5    GRUFF RHYS     Seeking New Gods (Rough Trade)

6    BICEP     Isles (Ninja Tune)

7    CLUTTERED*     cluttered EP (Self-Released)

8    GEMSTONES*     Nevermind EP (Self-Released)

9    N0V3L*     NON-FICTION (Flemish Eye)

10   CENTURY EGG*     Little Piece of Hair (Forward Music Group)

11   CATHAL COUGHLAN     Song of Co-Aklan (Dimple Discs)

12   ALLISON RUSSELL*     Outside Child (Fantasy)

13   TEENAGE FANCLUB     Endless Arcade (Merge)

14   PAUL JACOBS*     Pink Dogs On The Green Grass (Blow The Fuse)

15   CLINIC STARS     10,000 Dreams (Self-Released)

16   ECLIPSER*     Pages (EP) (Self-Released)

17   EMMET MICHAEL*     I Hope You;re Home (Self-Released)

18   TREEPHONES*     Pink Objects (Self-Released)

19   ISCHEMIC*     Ischemic (Self-Released)

20   THE AUGUST ARRIVAL*     All Blue and Gold (Self-Released)

21   GIRLFRIENDS AND BOYFRIENDS*     Fallacy of Fairness (Self-Released)

22   DOOHICKEY CUBICLE*     Don’t Fix Anything 😉 (Self-Released)

23   VARIOUS*     1492 Mixtape (Self-Released)

24   GOOD  KID*     Good Kid 2 (Self-Released)

25   KATIE KRAW*     Confinee 2020 (Self-Released)

26   FUCKED UP*     Year Of The Horse (Self-Released)

27   NADJA*     Luminous Rot (Southern Lord)

28   VARIOUS*     Victoria’s Secret 2021 (Baffled Octopi)

29   MONOWHALES*     Daytona Bleach (True)

30   TEKE::TEKE*     Shirushi (Kill Rock Stars)

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CJAM TOP 30 & SPECIALTY CHARTS // June 1 – 6, 2021

* indicates Canadian artist. ^ indicates local Windsor/Detroit artist

1    PONY*^     TV Baby (Take This To The Heart Records)

2    N0V3L*     NON-FICTION (Flemish Eye)

3    PACKS*     Take The Cake (Royal Mountain)

4    JAYWOOD*     Some Days EP (Royal Mountain/Captured Tracks)

5    VIAGRA BOYS     Welfare Jazz (YEAR0001)

6    MANNEQUIN PUSSY     Perfect EP (Epitaph)

7    BLACK MIDI     Cavalcade (Rough Trade)

8    BELLE TOWER*     Tend To (Self-Released)

9    OLDE*     Pilgrimage (Seeing Red)

10   JULIANA HATFIELD     Blood (American Laundromat)

11   SQUID     Bright Green Field (Warp)

12   BRENDAN SCOTT FRIEL*     Summer Moons (Soul City Music Co-op)

13   PAUL JACOBS*     Pink Dogs On The Green Grass (Blow The Fuse)

14   KE THU     Every Aspect (Detroit Underground)

15   THE ARMED^     Ultrapop (Sargent House)

16   CADENCE WEAPON*     Parallel World (Self-Released)

17   LONG TIME NO TIME*     Next Time (Self-Released)

18   TREEPHONES*     Pink Objects (Self-Released)

19   EASY IDIOT*     Power Games (Self-Released)

20   PILLEA*     Swell (Sun Eater)

21   MATT ELLIS*     Full Moon Fever (Self-Released)

22   GIRLFRIENDS AND BOYFRIENDS*     Fallacy of Fairness (Self-Released)

23   DOOHICKEY CUBICLE*     Don’t Fix Anything 😉 (Self-Released)

24   PROPERTY*     Think Electric (Self-Released)

25   FOREIGN DIPLOMATS*     Fearful Flower (Outtakes 2015-2019) (Indica)

26   LUMIERE*     A.M.I.E.S.A.M.O.U.R. (Bonsound)

27   LAURENCE-ANNE*     Musivision (Bonsound)

28   CENTURY EGG*     Little Piece of Hair (Forward Music Group)

29   TEKE::TEKE*     Shirushi (Kill Rock Stars)

30   VARIOUS*     Victoria’s Secret 2021 (Baffled Octopi)

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