CJAM TOP 30 & SPECIALTY CHARTS // August 30 – September 5, 2021

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

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

2    KENNY GARRETT     Sounds From the Ancestors (Mack Avenue)

3    BLACK MIDI     Cavalcade (Rough Trade)

4    BRAIN ITCH*^     Forced to Pay EP (Self-Released)

5    SOUL BROTHER MIKE*^     Headspace (Soul City Music Co-op)

6    KE THU^     Every Aspect (Detroit Underground)

7    FUNERAL LAKES*     Redeemer (Self-Released)

8    JAMANI DUO*     Timeline (Self-Released)

9    ANYBODYS*     Acts of Endurance (Self-Released)

10   PEACH & QUIET*     Just Beyond the Shine (Self-Released)

11   BELLE TOWER*     Tend To (Self-Released)

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

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

14   PARAGON CAUSE*     Autopilot (Self-Released)

15   THE LUVMENAUTS*     In Space (Do Right!)

16   HALF MOON RUN*     Inwards & Onwards (The Pepper Gang)

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

18   PACKS*     Take The Cake (Royal Mountain)

19   METZ*     Live at the Opera House (Sub Pop)

20   LEX LEOSIS     Terracotta (Fontana North)

21   ROYAL CANOE*     Sidelining (Paper Bag)

22   ART D’ECCO*     In Standard Definition (Paper Bag)

23   IBSON DAONE     Maam Booy (DDE Records LTD)

24   GHARANA FUSION     Tides of TIme (Nudacy)

25   ROBBEN FORD     Pure (earMUSIC)

26   EPHAT MUJURU & THE SPIRIT OF THE PEOPLE     Mbavaira (Awesome Tapes From Africa)

27   WOMBO     Keesh Mountain EP (Fire Talk)

28   DEAFHEAVEN     Infinite Granite (Sargent House)

29   YVES TUMOR     The Asymptotical World EP (Warp)

30   AMYTHYST KIAH     Wary + Strange (Rounder)

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CJAM TOP 30 & SPECIALTY CHARTS // July 5 – 11, 2021

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

1    TUNS*     Duly Noted (Murderecords)

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

3    DIZZY*     Separate Places (Royal Mountain)

4    LEATHERS*     Reckless (Artoffact)

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

6    MANDÉ BRASS BAND     Foli Douman (Self-Released)

7    BLOOD LEMON     Blood Lemon (Self-Released)

8    GHOUL TALK     Magician (Death Certificate)

9    THE BABE RAINBOW     Changing Colours (Flightless Records)

10   AMYTHYST KIAH     Wary + Strange (Rounder)

11   YAUTJA     The Lurch (Relapse)

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

13   THE BLUE STONES*^     Hidden Gems (eOne)

14   LUNAR OCTET^     Convergence (Summit)

15   KE THU^     Every Aspect (Detroit Underground)

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

17   THE WRING*     Wring2: Project Cypher (Self-Released)

18   THE LEE HARVEY OSWALDS*     Tabula Rasa (Self-Released)

19   ARIEL POSEN*     Headway (Self-Released)

20   LES MOONTUNES*     Les Moontunes (Self-Released)

21   HALELUYA HAILU*     Greetings And Salutations (Self-Released)

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

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

24   KAT BRYAN*     Ghost Sessions (Self-Released)

25   SCHWEY*     Schwey 2: Cyber Soul (604)

26   JANETTE KING*     What We Lost (Hot Tramp)

27   MONOWHALES*     Daytona Bleach (True)

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

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

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

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CJAM TOP 30 & SPECIALTY CHARTS // June 28 – July 4, 2021

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

1    HALF MOON RUN*     Inwards & Outwards (The Pepper Gang)

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

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

4    LES MOONTUNES*     Les Moontunes (Self-Released)

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

6    JP LANCASTER*     Around Town (Factorum)

7    JANETTE KING*     What We Lost (Hot Tramp)

8    CHADIO & THE DIRTY SAMPLE*     No Wives Club (Hand’Solo)

9    DIZZY*     Separate Places (Royal Mountain)

10   LEATHERS*     Reckless (Artoffact)

11   JOÃO DONATO ADRIAN YOUNGE & ALI SHAHEED MUHAMMAD     João Donato JID007 (Jazz Is Dead)

12   ADRIAN YOUNGE     The American Negro (Jazz Is Dead)

13   MANNEQUIN PUSSY     Perfect EP (Epitaph)

14   MENAHAN STREET BAND     The Exciting Sounds of Menahan Street Band (Daptone)

15   PANSY^     Pansy (Self-Released)

16   CLINIC STARS^     10,000 Dreams (Self-Released)

17   KE THU^     Every Aspect (Detroit Underground)

18   VARIOUS     Pataphorest (Metaphorest)

19   VIC CITY REJECTS*     Dismantled (Self-Released)

20   THE DAYFATHER*     Live, Laugh, The Dayfather (Self-Released)

21   DIESCHER*     Thirteen Years (Self-Released)

22   IAN JANES*     Episode 5 (Self-Released)

23   BETABOYS*     So Shy EP (Self-Released)

24   K.V. RAUCOUS*     Beach Party at Drac’s (Tombstone Hop)

25   LONG TIME NO TIME*     Tough Times (Self-Released)

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

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

28   LAYTEN KRAMER*     Dear Apathy (Oscar Street)

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

30   PACKS*     Take The Cake (Royal Mountain)

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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 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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