CJAM CHARTS!! November 29 – December 5… 2021?

That’s 2 weeks in a row for Windsor’s Talking Violet at #1! And Windsor expat and legend Jesse Fellows takes #3. UWindsor alumni Ayola at #11, and topping the genre charts below as well – take a look below!

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

1    TALKING VIOLET*^     Tell Your Friends You Love Them (Self-Released)

2    WINE LIPS*     Mushroom Death Sex Bummer Party (Stomp)

3    JESSE FELLOWS*^     The Four Oranges (Self-Released)

4    APOLLO SUNS*     A Relationship of Force EP (Self-Released)

5    SWARM OF SPHERES*     Brother, Take Five (No Why Records)

6    COURTNEY BARNETT     Things Take Time, Take Time (Marathon)

7    SNAIL MAIL     Valentine (Matador)

8    MAGDALENA BAY     mercurial world (Luminelle)

9    GENEVIEVE JAIDE*     I’m Not Who You Think I Am (Good Egg Records)

10   BRITT AM     Gold (Good Egg Records)

11   AYOLA*     Conversations Till Dawn (Self-Released)

12   LOOPING*     Zero- Point Energy (Self-Released)

13   BAILEY KATE*     A Beautiful Life (Self-Released)

14   HOT GARBAGE*     RIDE (Mothland)

15   COTS*     Disturbing Body (Boiled)

16   PARAGON CAUSE*     Autopilot (Self-Released)

17   PICK A PIPER*     Sea Steps (Tin Angel)

18   BOTFLY*     Lower Than Love (No Funeral)

19   CARN DAVIDSON 9*     The History of Us (Three Pines)

20   LAND OF TALK*     Calming Night Partner EP (Dine Alone)

21   MAD ONES*     Last Forever (Fortune Stellar)

22   RHI & TELEMACHUS     Dead Silk II (Tru Thoughts)

23   BADBADNOTGOOD*     Talk Memory (XL Recordings)

24   ACTORS*     Acts of Worship (Artoffact)

25   TUNIC*     Quitter (Artoffact)

26   AFTERNOON BIKE RIDE*     Afternoon Bike Ride (Friends of Friends)

27   BREEZE*     Only Up (Hand Drawn Dracula)

28   REAL SICKIES*     Love Is For Lovers (Stomp)

29   VALERAS     Tell Me Now EP (Self-Released)

30   THOU     Hightower (Self-Released)

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CJAM CHARTS!! November 22 – 28, 2021

Here’s the charts for our wacky FUNdraiser week!

After a couple months of narrowly missing out on the top spot to bands like IDLES, Odonis Odonis, The Garrys, and Wine Lips, Windsors own Talking Violet fiiiiiinally takes the #1 spot! Exciting stuff!

Full Electronic, Hip Hop, Jazz, and Folk charts below the clicky clicky

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

1    TALKING VIOLET*^     Tell Your Friends You Love Them (Self-Released)

2    WINE LIPS*     Mushroom Death Sex Bummer Party (Stomp)

3    RHI & TELEMACHUS     Dead Silk II (Tru Thoughts)

4    COEUR DE PIRATE     Impossible à aimer (Bravo)

5    SHAD*     TAO (Secret City)

6    COURTNEY BARNETT     Things Take Time, Take Time (Marathon)

7    CEU*     Un Gosto De Sol (Urban Jungle)

8    THE HYPNOTICS*^     Static Fuzz Radio Singles EP (Self-Released)

9    SNOTTY NOSE REZ KIDS*     Life After (Distorted Muse)

10   HAVIAH MIGHTY*     Stock Exchange (Mighty Gang Inc.)

11   FLEECE*     Stunning & Atrocious (Self-Released)

12   KARLOFF*     Karloff (No Funeral)

13   CORY WEEDS WITH STRINGS*     What Is There To Say? (Cellar)

14   ADA LEA*     one hand on the steering wheel the other sewing a garden (Next Door)

15   THE GARRYS*     Get Thee to a Nunnery (Grey)

16   SIMBIYEZ WILSON*     Warrior (Surkeus)

17   CARTEL MADRAS*     The Serpent And The Tiger (Sub Pop)

18   ELBOW     Flying Dream 1 (Polydor)

19   DAMON ALBARN     The Nearer the Fountain More Pure the Stream Flows (Transgressive/PIAS)

20   AESOP ROCK & BLOCKHEAD     Garbology (Rhymesayers)

21   MAKAYA MCCRAVEN     Deciphering The Message (Blue Note)

22   NNAMDÏ     Are You Happy (Sooper Records)

23   TASHA     Tell Me What You Miss The Most (Father/Daughter)

24   SNAIL MAIL     Valentine (Matador)

25   PARQUET COURTS     Sympathy For Life (Rough Trade)

26   KAY YOUNG     This Here Feels Good (PIAS)

27   CHUBBY AND THE GANG     The Mutt’s Nuts (Partisan)

28   TY SEGALL     Harmonizer (Drag City)

29   THE DESCENDENTS     9th & Walnut (Epitaph)

30   GREENTEA PENG     Man Made (EMI)

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CJAM 2021 Fundraising Drive

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It’s finally here!
CJAM’s 2021 on-air fundraising drive is running
November 19th – November 26th 2021

Interested donors can give to the station by visiting
https://cjam-merch.square.site/product/2021-donation-only-/12
-OR-
visit our brand new merch site!
https://cjam-merch.square.site/s/shop
We’ve got tees and totes with a brand new design by
Windsor artist Julie Hall. What’s more Windsor than a cowboy pigeon?
You can browse vintage tee designs, kids t-shirts, and music prize packages.

Can’t donate online? Drop by the Green Bean Cafe
on Thursday November 25th
Pay with cash or credit in person – snag a coffee, browse our tee selection, and other fun music merch items, and meet the CJAM team!

Can’t make it to the Green Bean or donate online?
Call Station Manager Carley Schweitzer in the office to arrange donation at
519-253-3000 ext2525
Don’t be shy! Leave a voicemail & we will get back to you as soon as possible.

Get your dance Friday November 26th!

PLUS We’ll be hosting a LIVE DJ Showcase on Friday November 26th at Meteor in Downtown Windsor (138 University Avenue West). Celebrate the end of our 2021 fundraising drive by moving to the music! This fun dance party will feature our volunteers getting off the air and onto the floor to showcase the unique styles of CJAM’s eclectic music programming. Come hear the music from your favourite shows dropped live, and sample some new flavours too! Check the facebook event page for a full list of participating DJs, along with information about their radio programs.

FACEBOOK EVENT LINK:
www.facebook.com/events/869832007059807

CJAM TOP 30 & SPECIALTY CHARTS // November 15 – 21, 2021

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

1    IDLES     Crawler (Partisan)

2    FLEECE*     Stunning & Atrocious (Self-Released)

3    TALKING VIOLET*^     Tell Your Friends You Love Them (Self-Released)

4    SATE*     The Fool (CLK Creative Works)

5    JULIE DOIRON*     I Thought of You (You’ve Changed)

6    COEUR DE PIRATE     Impossible à aimer (Bravo)

7    THE GARRYS*     Get Thee to a Nunnery (Grey)

8    KILL BIRDS     Married (Royal Mountain)

9    BEACH HOUSE     Once Twice Melody: Chapter 1 (Sub Pop)

10   SNAIL MAIL     Valentine (Matador)

11   WINE LIPS*     Mushroom Death Sex Bummer Party (Stomp)

12   KARLOFF*     Karloff (No Funeral)

13   ASTROCOLOR*     Paradise (Amelia Recordings)

14   CEDRIC NOEL*     Hang Time (Forward Music Group / Joyful Noise)

15   KEYS N KRATES*     Original Classic (Last Gang)

16   BONNUIT*     Bonnuit (Off White House)

17   JULIA DAIGLE*     Un Single Sur L’epaule (Lisbon Lux)

18   SILLA + RISE*     Silarjuaq (Balanced)

19   BONE TOWER*     We All Will Die One Day (No Funeral)

20   ACTORS*     Acts of Worship (Artoffact)

21   SHAD*     TAO (Secret City)

22   ADA LEA*     one hand on the steering wheel the other sewing a garden (Next Door)

23   LEX LEOSIS     Terracotta (Fontana North)

24   CHARLOTTE DAY WILSON*     Alpha (Stone Woman)

25   MOOR MOTHER     Black Encyclopedia of the Air (Self-Released)

26   DAMON ALBARN     The Nearer the Fountain More Pure the Stream Flows (Transgressive/PIAS)

27   THEY MIGHT BE GIANTS     Book (Idlewild)

28   NNAMDÏ     Are You Happy (Sooper Records)

29   PARQUET COURTS     Sympathy For Life (Rough Trade)

30   LALA LALA     I Want The Door To Open (Hardly Art)

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TOP 30 & SPECIALTY CHARTS // November 8 – 14, 2021

Fleece takes the top spot this week – be sure to check out their interview with Lix on Swamped!

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

1    FLEECE*     Stunning & Atrocious (Self-Released)

2    TALKING VIOLET*^     Tell Your Friends You Love Them (Self-Released)

3    ABBY SAGE*     Fears of Yours & Mine (Nettwerk)

4    BADBADNOTGOOD*     Talk Memory (XL Recordings)

5    SHAD*     TAO (Secret City)

6    THEON CROSS     Intra-I (Marathon Artists)

7    QUANTIC AND NIDIA GONGORA     Almas Conectadas (Tru Thoughts)

8    VARIOUS     The Daptone Super Soul Revue: LIVE at the Apollo (Daptone)

9    SNOTTY NOSE REZ KIDS*     Life After (Distorted Muse)

10   THE HYPNOTICS*^     Static Fuzz Radio Singles EP (Self-Released)

11   L00PING*     Zero Point Energy (Self-Released)

12   YEHRA     Dirty Love (Self-Released)

13   SHN SHN*     e.strange.d (Self-Released)

14   DIAMONDTOWN*     Diamondtown (Label Obscura)

15   BETH MCKENNA*     Beyond Here (Self-Released)

16   PEOPLE OF THE SUN*     A Day’s Work (Sharp 5)

17   VIOLENTENE*     Otherworld (Self-Released)

18   PARIS PICK*     Hope For the Best (Self-Released)

19   HOT GARBAGE*     RIDE (Mothland)

20   BEHROOZ MIHANKHAH*     Lydium (Self-Released)

21   TOUCHING*     littlewords (Head In The Sand)

22   GOODBYE HONOLULU*     Goodbye Honolulu (Self-Released)

23   RENO MCCARTHY*     Run Up River (Balustrade)

24   MEGAN NASH*     Soft Focus Futures (Acronym)

25   LEEROY STAGGER*     Dystopian Weekends (Tonic)

26   COEUR DE PIRATE     Impossible à aimer (Bravo)

27   SPECTRES*     Hindsight (Artofact)

28   ODONIS ODONIS*     Spectrums (Felte)

29   TUNIC*     Quitter (Artoffact)

30   LEVI DOVER SEXTET*     Imaginary Structures (Three Pines)

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