CJAM CHARTS!! December 13 – 19, 2021

Looks like some of us were in the H O L I D A Y S P I R I T this week. Victoria death metal band, Hedonist (feat members of Iskra and Bootlicker), takes the #1 spot in our final charts of the year. Jesus wept.

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

1    HEDONIST*     Sepulchral Lacerations (demo) (Self-Released)

2    SCARLET DROPS*     Scarlet Drops, 1984-1992 (Harriet Records)

3    JOHNATHON BLAKE     Homeward Bound (Blue Note)

4    MAKAYA MCCRAVEN     Deciphering The Message (Blue Note)

5    LA LUZ     La Luz (Hardly Art)

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

7    UYEMI*     Butterfly Effect (JBY Records)

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

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

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

11   THE ADAM BROWN*     What We’ll Never Know (Self-Released)

12   LAGGARDS*     The Age Of Lag Vol. 1 (Self-Released)

13   ES:MO*     The Weight of Hope (Modica)

14   FAKE SHARK*     Time For the Future (Light Organ)

15   JAMES SULLIVAN*     Light Years (Stardumb)

16   ANDY SHAUF*     Wilds (Arts & Crafts)

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

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

19   HOMESHAKE*     Under The Weather (Dine Alone)

20   MOTORISTS*     Surrounded (Debt Offensive)

21   WHITEHORSE*     Strike Me Down (Six Shooter)

22   PEGASUS WARNING     Inspiration Equation (Self-Released)

23   VARIOUS     Remixes, JID010 (Jazz Is Dead)

24   TOM SEVERINO & NORI TANI     New Step (Self-Released)

25   DAVE OKUMU     Knopperz (Drift)

26   BLUSH CLUB     A Hill to Die On (Self-Released)

27   MAE POWELL     Both Ways Brighter (PTV)

28   HEIRESS     Distant Fires (Satanic Royalties)

29   SAM WILKES     One Theme & Subsequent Improvisation (Leaving)

30   HOUEIDA HEDFI     Fleuves De l’Âme (Phantasy Sound)


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CJAM TOP 30 & SPECIALTY CHARTS // November 1 – 7, 2021

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

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

2    VISIBLY CHOKED*     Self-Titled (Mothland)

3    LA LUZ     La Luz (Hardly Art)

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

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

6    HOT GARBAGE*     RIDE (Mothland)

7    COEUR DE PIRATE     Impossible à aimer (Bravo)

8    ODONIS ODONIS*     Spectrums (Felte)

9    DURAND JONES AND THE INDICATIONS     Private Space (Dead Oceans)

10   GUSTAF     Audio Drag for Ego Slobs (Radio Mountain Records)

11   ILLUMINATI HOTTIES     Let Me Do One More (Snack Shack Tracks / Hopeless)

12   K-RIZ*     Peace & Love (Self-Released)

13   THE FRETLESS*     Open House (Self-Released)

14   FLEECE*     Stunning & Atrocious (Self-Released)

15   THE HALLUCI NATION*     One More Saturday Night (Radicalized)

16   OURI*     Frame of a Fauna (Born Twice)

17   BADBADNOTGOOD*     Talk Memory (XL Recordings)

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

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

20   THE BODY AND BIG BRAVE*     Leaving None But Small Birds (Thrill Jockey)

21   ANGEL OLSEN     Aisles (EP) (Jagjaguwar)

22   THE COPYRIGHTS     Alone in a Dome (Fat Wreck Chords)

23   HAND HABITS     Fun House (Saddle Creek)

24   LUNAR VACATION     Inside Every Fig is a Dead Wasp (Keeled Scales)

25   FUR     When You Walk Away (777 Music)

26   JULIA SHAPIRO     Zorked (Suicide Squeeze)

27   PARQUET COURTS     Sympathy For Life (Rough Trade)

28   COCHEMEA     Vol. II Baca Sewa (Daptone)

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

30   DOGO SUICIDE*     Sexe pour les yeux (Self-Released)


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CJAM Top 30 Charts – July 2nd – July 8th 2018


* indicates Canadian Content

1    THE 427’S* – Stay Gold (Stingray)

2    LA LUZ – Floating Features (Hardly Art)

3    THE GARRYS* – Surf Manitou (Grey Records)

4    YUKON BLONDE* – Critical Hit (Dine Alone Records)

5    NAP EYES* – I’m Bad Now (You’ve Changed)

6    PRE NUP* – Oh Well (Jigsaw Records)

7    COURTNEY BARNETT – Tell Me How You Really Feel (Milk!)

8    CAMP COPE – How To Socialise & Make Friends (Run For Cover)

9    DIANE MOTEL* – Lonesome for the Colour (Self-Released)

10   BONNY DOON – Longwave (Woodsist)

11   BABY CAGES* – Bitter Melon (Self-Released)

12   DEADBEAT* – Wax Poetic For This Our Great Resolve (Blkrtz)

13   CHARLOTTE DAY WILSON* – Stone Woman (Self-Released)

14   NEKO CASE* – Hell-On (Anti-)

15   SSION – O (Dero Arcade)

16   REMEMBER SPORTS- Slow Buzz (Father/Daughter)

17   CZARFACE & MF DOOM – Czarface Meets Metalhead (Get On Down)

18   FORTH WANDERERS – Forth Wanderers (Sub Pop)

19   LAUREN RUTH WARD – Well, Hell (Weekday)

20   NATHAN JOHNSON* – Business EP (Self-Released)

21   DETROIT BOP QUINTET – Two Birds (TQM Recording Co.)

22   YOUNG RJ – Detroit Project (Self-Released)

23   GUITAR ARMY* – Fake News Alternative Facts (Self-Released)

24   DUMB* – Seeing Green (Mint)

25   TORONTO JAZZ ORCHESTRA* – (Self-Released)

26   MONOWHALES* – Control Freak (Self-Released)

27   OXLIP* – Wolves! Cried the Maid (World Peach)

28   SANDRO DOMINELLI* – Here & Now (Chronograph)

29   ALI MCCORMICK* – The Place You Know (Self-Released)

30   BERNICE* – Puff: In the air without a shape (Arts & Crafts)