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)

.

click more for top genre albums…

Continue reading

CJAM TOP 30 & SPECIALTY CHARTS // October 4 – 10, 2021

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

1    PARAGON CAUSE*     Autopilot (Self-Released)

2    ANDY SHAUF*     Wilds (Arts & Crafts)

3    MOTORISTS*     Surrounded (Debt Offensive)

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

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

6    COTS*     Disturbing Body (Boiled)

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

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

9    WHITEHORSE*     Strike Me Down (Six Shooter)

10   SAINT ETIENNE     I’ve Been Trying To Tell you (Heavenly/PIAS)

11   INDIGO DE SOUZA     Any Shape You Take (Saddle Creek)

12   MANNEQUIN PUSSY     Perfect EP (Epitaph)

13   OSMERLIN*^     Celaje (Self-Released)

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

15   ISLAND EYES*     Other Heaven (Self-Released)

16   SONIA AIMY     Reconnect (Self-Released)

17   FLEECE*     Stunning & Atrocious (Self-Released)

18   FUNERAL LAKES*     Redeemer (Self-Released)

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

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

21   THE EFFENS*     Eventually EP (Hidden Pony)

22   AASIVA*     Niriunniq (Aakuluk)

23   JP LANCASTER*     Around Town (Factorum)

24   MONOWHALES*     Daytona Bleach (True)

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

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

27   LES LUNATIQUES*     Cache Cache (Pantoum)

28   THE GARRYS*     Get Thee to a Nunnery (Grey Records)

29   ABSOLUTELY FREE*     Aftertouch (Self-Released)

30   26 BATS     Portal Party (Kremblems)

.

click more for top genre albums…

Continue reading

CJAM TOP 30 & SPECIALTY CHARTS // September 27 – October 3, 2021

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

1    MOTORISTS*     Surrounded (Debt Offensive)

2    AMYL AND THE SNIFFERS     Comfort To Me (Self-Released)

3    COLLEEN GREEN     Cool (Hardly Art)

4    FLEECE*     Stunning & Atrocious (Self-Released)

5    PARAGON CAUSE*     Autopilot (Self-Released)

6    ABSOLUTELY FREE*     Aftertouch (Self-Released)

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

8    SILVER POOLS*     Chroma (Self-Released)

9    DANIEL ROMANO*     Cobra Poems (You’ve Changed)

10   LET YOUR HAIR DOWN     Waiting Room (College of Knowledge)

11   SHEILA JORDAN^     Comes Love: Lost Session 1960 (Capri)

12   ISLAND EYES*     Other Heaven (Self-Released)

13   ADRIAN SUTHERLAND*     When The Magic Hits (Self-Released)

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

15   MOAT BELLS*     Scroll Through The Park (Self-Released)

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

17   FHANG*     FHANG (Hidden Ship)

18   COTS*     Disturbing Body (Boiled)

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

20   ANDY SHAUF*     Wilds (Arts & Crafts)

21   OTHMAN WAHABI*     Fulani Blues (Saidari Records)

22   HOMESHAKE*     Under The Weather (Dine Alone)

23   WHITEHORSE*     Strike Me Down (Six Shooter)

24   TIMBA MM*     Outstanding (Naxos World)

25   BREEZE*     Only Up (Hand Drawn Dracula)

26   BAD WAITRESS*     No Taste (Royal Mountain)

27   CHARLOTTE DAY WILSON*     Alpha (Stone Woman)

28   ORMISTON*     Hammer Down (Self-Released)

29   THE MOMMYHEADS     Age of Isolation (Self-Released)

30   BAD BUSINESS CLUB     Naked Neighbor (Bunnyman Bridge)

.

click more for genre charts

Continue reading

CJAM Top 30 Charts // January 21st – January 27th, 2019

*Indicates Canadian Content

1    WHITEHORSE* – The Northern South, Vol. 2 (Six Shooter Records)

2    VARIOUSBrainfeeder X (Brainfeeder)

3    CAT POWERWoman ft. Lana Del Rey (single) (Domino)

4    PAPA GHOSTFACE* – What We Lost in the Flood (Tosteestostas)

5    BUTCHERS* – Jerk (Self-Released)

6    FOXWARREN* – Foxwarren (Arts & Crafts)

7    NO CODES* – No Codes (Self-Released)

8    VOLUNTEERS* – I Wish I Was As Happy As John Denver (Self-Released)

9    JOHN PETRUCELLIPresence (Self-Released)

10   THE HIGH DIALS* – Foreverish (Self-Released)

11   JOCK TEARS* – Bad Boys (Inky)

12   ROB MITCHELSON* – Knightlaser: 2042 Motion Picture Soundtrack (Self-Released)

13   JIM BRENAN50/50 (Death Defying)

14   THE GREAT SABATINI* – Goodbye Audio (No List)

15   THE PUBLIC OPINION AFRO ORCHESTRANaming & Blaming (HopeStreet)

16   RAIZA BIZA AND REMIBlack Hole Sun EP (Low Key Source)

17   C. KOSTRAParallel Partyverse (Pytch)

18   STEPHANIE BOULAY* – Ce Que Je Te Donne Ne Dispait Pas (Grosse Boite)

19   KAIA KATER* – Grenades (Acronym)

20   SHAD* – A Short Story About A War (Secret City)

21   ROYAL CANOE* – Waver (Paper Bag Records)

22   PIQSIQ* – Altering The Timeline (Coax)

23   OUTRAGEOUS CHERRYMeet You in the Shadows (Burger)

24   MERCER HASSYWaon (Self-Released)

25   EEKWOL & T-RHYME* – For Women By Women (Self-Released)

26   ILLISMiLLuminated (Self-Released)

27   GINGERMONBaked to Perfection (Self-Released)

28   MS INDIE POPSquare (Self-Released)

29   PHANTOM PHUNKStruggle With Me (Harmonic Factory)

30   CRISTIAN DE LA LUNA* – Sabes (Self-Released)