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Top 30 Chart: January 29 – February 4, 2023


Check out the top played albums of the week!

  • = Albertan
  • = Canadian

    30. Thompson Egbo-Egbo: What Remains (MNRK)
    29. The Dip: Sticking With It (Dualtone/MNRK)
    28. Up And Over Trio: Up And Over (Bentriver)
    27. Michael Kaeshammer: The Warehouse Sessions (Linus)
    26. Eddie 9V: Capricorn (Ruf)
    25. Jewel Brown: Thanks For Good Ole’ Music And Memories (Nic Allen)
    24. Maya Youssef: Finding Home (Seven Gates)
    23. Belle and Sebastian: Late Developers (Matador)
    22. Adrian Quesada: Jaguar Sound (ATO)
    21. Brendan Benson: Low Key (Schnitzel)

Michael Kaeshammer shares more with Dawn Pemberton about the recording process of his latest album, how he found his players, why a good hang out session means a good recording session. Michael also shares his plans to tour.

    20. Sammy Volkov: Be Alright! (Independent)
    19. Cinephonic: Visions (Marlow)
    18. Natalia Lafourcade: vDe Todas las Flores (Sony Music Mexico)
    17. Roberto López: Ritual (Curura)
    16. Brooks & Bowskill: Too Many Roads (Ganaraska)
    15. Dana Wylie: How Much Muscle (Independent)
    14. Jason Collett: Head Full Of Wonder (Arts & Crafts)
    13. Billy Nomates: CACTI (Invada)
    12. Various Artists: For the Birds: The Birdsong Project, Vol. I – V (The Birdsong Project)
    11. Jesca Hoop: Order of Romance (Memphis Industries)

Jimmy Bowskil shares more about opening a recording studio and creating a record with Brittany Brooks. They share more about “Tired of the Talk“, working with Blue Rodeo’s Greg Keelor. The duo also shares a bit more about the title track, “Too Many Roads“.

    10. Amai Kuda et Les Bois: EmUrgency! (Independent)
    9. Whitehorse: I’m Not Crying, You’re Crying (Six Shooter)
    8. The Dust Collectors: Filtered Gems (Neon Moon)
    7. Mac DeMarco: Five Easy Hot Dogs (Royal Mountain)
    6. Margo Price: Strays (Loma Vista)
    5. Royal Wood: What Tomorrow Brings (Cordova Bay)
    4. Aysanabee: Watin (Ishkode)
    3. July Talk: Remember Never Before (Six Shooter)
    2. Status / Non-Status: January 3rd EP (You’ve Changed)
    1. Doug Organ: Quiet In The Library (Independent)

Doug Organ chats with Dawn Pemberton about his new album Quiet In The Library. He shares what “Library Music” is, touches on Taco Time, handbags, and crafting a cinematic sonic soundscape:

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.