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Top 30 Chart: February 12 – 18, 2023


Check out the top played albums of the week!

  • = Albertan
  • = Canadian

    30. The Arcs: Electrophonic Chronic (Easy Eye Sound)
    29. Billy Nomates: CACTI (Invada)
    28. Belle and Sebastian: Late Developers (Matador)
    27. July Talk: Remember Never Before (Six Shooter)
    26. The Allergies: Reconcile EP (Jalapeno)
    25. Andy Shauf: Norm (Arts & Crafts)
    24. P.J. Perry: No Hugs (Cellar Live)
    23. Doug Organ: Quiet In The Library (Independent)
    22. Jill Barber: Homemaker (Outside)
    21. Young Fathers: Heavy Heavy (Ninja Tune)

Canada’s sweetheart, Jill Barber joins Dawn Pemberton to share more about Homemaker. Jill shares more about her folk routes, coming home, being raw and real. Redefining homemaker, pushing back on capitalism, celebrating care workers, and the shift to a contribution-based economy.

    20. Jeff Stockton: The Honey Roads (Independent)
    19. Cat Clyde: Down Rounder (Second Prize)
    18. Brendan Benson: Low Key (Schnitzel)
    17. Michael Kaeshammer: The Warehouse Sessions (Linus)
    16. The Dip: Sticking With It (Dualtone/MNRK)
    15. Status / Non-Status: January 3rd EP (You’ve Changed)
    14. The Dust Collectors: Filtered Gems (Neon Moon)
    13. Brooks & Bowskill: Too Many Roads (Ganaraska)
    12. Dana Wylie: How Much Muscle (Independent)
    11. Natalia Lafourcade: De Todas las Flores (Sony Music Mexico)

    10. Jewel Brown: Thanks For Good Ole’ Music And Memories (Nic Allen)
    9. Supreme Beings of Leisure: 22 (Leisurephonic)
    8. The Suffers: It Starts With Love (Missing Piece)
    7. Whitehorse: I’m Not Crying, You’re Crying (Six Shooter)
    6. Snarky Puppy: Empire Central (Groundup)
    5. Amai Kuda et Les Bois: EmUrgency! (Independent)
    4. Margo Price: Strays (Loma Vista)
    3. Joe Louis Walker: Weight of the World (40 Below)
    2. Shakura S’Aida: Hold On To Love (Independent)
    1. Sunny War: Anarchist Gospel (New West)

Tune in to On The Rise with Dawn Pemberton and Brendan Cross every Friday from noon-3pm MT when they connect the musical dots, taking a peek at CKUA chart history, chat with great artists, and, of course, count down the Top 30 albums every week.