Our NACC Top 30 for this week:

1              FEVER RAY          Plunge  Mute
2              SHARON JONES AND THE DAP-KINGS     Soul of a Woman              Daptone
3              ARIEL PINK          Dedicated to Bobby Jameson     Kemado
4              COURTNEY BARNETT AND KURT VILE      Lotta Sea Lice     Matador
5              DESTROYER         Ken        Merge
6              SUFIJAN STEVENS            Planetarium       4AD
7              DEATH OF LOVERS           The Acrobat       Dais
8              KING GIZZARD AND THE LIZARD WIZARD              Polygondwanaland         ATO
9              ALVVAYS             Antisocialites     Polyvinyl
10           KING KRULE       The Ooz               True Panther/XL
11           DIRTY SIDEWALKS            Bring Down The House Lights     No-Count
12           WAR ON DRUGS, THE     A Deeper Understanding             Atlantic
13           DREAM WIFE     Dream Wife        Lucky Number
14           VACCINES, THE “I Can’t Quit” [Single]     Columbia
15           GOAT GIRL          “Scream” [Single]             Rough Trade
16           DES DEMONAS  Des Demonas    In The Red
17           RAISED ON TV   Season 1              Self-Released
18           SHAME Songs of Praise Dead Oceans
19           THEY MIGHT BE GIANTS                I Like Fun             Idlewild
20           TY SEGALL           Freedom’s Goblin            Drag City
21           SWINGIN’ UTTERS           Drowning In The Sea, Rising With The Sun            Fat Wreck Chords
22           CAMP COPE       Camp Cope         Run For Cover
23           HORRORS, THE  V             Wolf Tone/Caroline
24           PRIDS, THE          Do I Look Like I’m In Love?           This-A-Way
25           STONERPOP       Physical Business             Self-Released
26           TERMINAL MIND              Recordings          Sonic Surgery
27           AMERICANS, THE             I’ll Be Yours         Incandescent
28           EGRETS ON ERGOT          Surfeit of Gemutlich       Cleopatra
29           LUXEMBOURG SIGNAL, THE        Blue Field            Shelflife
30           BELLE AND SEBASTIAN   How To Solve Our Human Problems, Part 2 [EP] Matador

— reported 6 Feb 2018

Our NACC World Charting for this week:

1              LA MISA NEGRA               La Misa Negra    NAM Entertainment
2              PAA KOW            Cookpot               Self-Released
3              OLIVER MELLANO            No Land               World Village
4              BOUBACAR TRAORE       Dounia Tabolo   LusAfrica
5              MARIE-PIER        Cello Lounge      Disques Boghei
6              MAKING MOVIES            You Are Another Me [EP]             3/2
7              TRIO DA KALI AND KRONOS QUARTET    Ladilikan               World Circuit
8              BOOGAT              San Cristobal Baile Inn    Maisonette
9              BRENDA NAVARRETE     Mi Mundo           Alma
10           GWYNETH GLYN               Tro         Bendigedig

–reporting 6 Feb 2018

Our NACC Jazz Charting for this week:

1              DR LONNIE SMITH           All In My Mind   Blue Note
2              SCOTT HAMILTON TRIO Live at Pyatt Hall               Cellar Live
3              CORY WEEDS      Let’s Groove: The Music of Earth Wind & Fire      Cellar Live
4              JASON MARSALIS AND THE 21ST CENTURY TRAD BAND  Melody Reimagined: Book 1       Basin Street
5              ERIC ALEXANDER              Song of No Regrets         High Note
6              ELLA FITZGERALD             Ella at Zardi’s      Verve
7              ADAM SHULMAN SEXTET             Full Tilt  Cellar Live
8              JULIAN LAGE      Modern Lore     Mack Avenue
9              CHICK COREA AND STEVE GADD BAND   Chinese Butterfly             Concord
10           PHIL DEGREG TRIO          Queen City Blues             Self-Released

— reporting 6 Feb 2018

Our NACC Folk Charting for this week:

1              ABBIE GARDNER               Wishes On A Neon SIgn                Self-Released
2              WAILIN’ JENNYS, THE     Fifteen Red House
3              BELA FLECK AND ABIGAIL WASHBURN   Echo in the Valley            Rounder
4              JOHN GORKA     True in Time       Red House
5              TROUT STEAK REVIVAL  Spirit To The Sea               Self-Released
6              DRIVE-BY TRUCKERS       “The Perilous Night” [Single]       ATO
7              SAMANTHA FISH              Belle of the West             Ruf
8              GRAYSON CAPPS             Scarlett Roses    Royal Potato Family
9              RURAL ALBERTA ADVANTAGE, THE          The Wild              Saddle Creek/Paper Bag
10           MAVIS STAPLES                If All I Was Was Black      Anti-

–reported 6 Feb 2018