Thanksgiving break

The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth will be open for business on Friday, November 23rd.   However, ALL campus offices will be closed Thursday, November 22nd for the recognized University Thanksgiving holiday.  In addition, the WUMD Office will be closed on Friday and reopen on Monday, November 26th.  Have a happy and safe holiday weekend!

Our NACC Top Adds for this week:

Top Adds Entry for WUMD.ROCKS   23 October 2018

Artist     Record  Label

1              ELVIS COSTELLO AND THE IMPOSTERS    Look Now            Concord

2              CLOUD NOTHINGS           Last Building Burning      Carpark

3              BIG BLISS             At Middle Distance          Exit Stencil
4              PARCELS              Parcels  Kitsune/Caroline
5              HOW TO DRESS WELL     The Anteroom  Domino
6              HUSKY LOOPS    Spool [EP]           30th Century
7              RHIAN SHEEHAN               A Quiet Divide   Loop
8              OCEAN ALLEY     Chiaroscuro        Unified
9              TURKUAZ            Life In The City   ZZK
10           CRACK PIPES, THE             Fake Eyelashes  Super Secret

Our NACC Top 30 for this week:

Top 30 Chart Entry for WUMD.ROCKS    23 October 2018

Artist     Record  Label

1              LOW      Double Negative              Sub Pop
2              IDLES     Joy As An Act Of Resistance.        Partisan
3              OH SEES               Smote Reverser Castle Face
4              DEATH CAB FOR CUTIE   Thank You For Today      Atlantic
5              MITSKI  Be The Cowboy Dead Oceans
6              SLOTHRUST        The Pact               Dangerbird
7              ANNA CALVI       Hunter  Domino
8              INTERPOL            Marauder            Matador
9              KOOKS, THE        Let’s Go Sunshine            AWAL
10           DILLY DALLY        Heaven Partisan
11           KURT VILE            Bottle It In           Matador
12           WHITE DENIM   Performance     City Slang
13           WAXAHATCHEE Great Thunder [EP]         Merge
14           MORRICONE YOUTH       Danger: Diabolik               Country Club
15           BETHS, THE         Future Me Hates Me      Carpark
16           HIPPO CAMPUS Bambi   Grand Jury
17           MEWITHOUTYOU            [untitled]             Run For Cover
18           VILLAGERS          The Art Of Pretending To Swim  Domino
19           STRUTS, THE       Young&Dangerous [Advance Tracks]       Freesolo/Interscope
20           BERRIES, THE      Start All Over Again         Run For Cover
21           MINUS THE BEAR             Fair Enough        Suicide Squeeze
22           FATHER JOHN MISTY       God’s Favorite Customer              Sub Pop
23           KRISTIN HERSH  “LAX” [Single]    Fire
24           FLORENCE AND THE MACHINE   High As Hope     Virgin EMI
25           BASEMENT         Beside Myself    Fueled By Ramen
26           PIP BLOM            Singles  Persona Non Grata
27           WILLIE NELSON “Vote ‘Em Out” [Single] Legacy
28           LYLA FOY              Bigger Brighter  Self-Released
29           YOWLER               Black Dog In My Path      DDW
30           DEVOTCHKA       This Night Falls Forever Concord

Our NACC Jazz charting for this week:

Jazz Entry for WUMD.ROCKS  23 October 2018

Artist  Record           Label

1          CHRISTIAN SANDS Facing Dragons       Mack Avenue
2          CECILE MCLORIN SALVANT         The Window            Mack Avenue
3          STEFON HARRIS + BLACKOUT     Sonic Creed  Motema
4          HELEN SUNG           Sung With Words   Stricker Street
5          KANDACE SPRINGS Indigo Blue Note
6          XAVIER DAVIS         Rise Up Detroit       Detroit Müsic Factory
7          GUILHERME DIAS GOMES           Trips   Warner/Chappell
8          ARIANNA NEIKRUG            Changes        Concord
9          JAMES FRANCIES    Flight  Blue Note
10       JOSE JAMES Lean On Me Blue Note

Our NACC World charting for this week:

World Entry for WUMD.ROCKS  23 October 2018

Artist  Record           Label

1          AFRO CUBAN ALL STARS  A Toda Cuba Le Gusta       World Circuit
2          CATARINA DOS SANTOS  Radio Kriola – Reflections On Portuguese Identity    ARC
3          RIO MIRA      Marimba Del Pacifico        AYA
4          RED BARAAT            Sound The People  Rhyme & Reason
5          GURRUMUL Djarimirri      Skinnyfish
6          VIGUELA       A Tiempo Real – A New Take on Spanish Tradition   ARC
7          MARIACHI REYNA DE LOS ANGELES      Mariachi Reyna de Los Angeles  Smithsonian Folkways
8          DUR DUR BAND      Dur Dur Band of Somalia, Volume 1, Volume 2         Analog Africa
9          BOMBINO    Deran Partisan
10       ANGELIQUE KIDJO Remain In Light       Kraven Works