Top Charts

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Over the course of the year, Radio Boise DJs hand-curate their playlists to feature their style and tone. However, when you look back at our reporting library, trends emerge. This list of 40 tracks illustrate the artists we played the most in our free-form way!

2018 Top 40 at Radio Boise

1. Parquet Courts – Wide Awake! (Rough Trade)
2. Rubblebucket – Sun Machine (Grand Jury)
3. La Luz – Floating Features (Hardly Art)
4. Courtney Barnett – Tell Me How You Really Feel (Mom + Pop)
5. Hatchie – Sugar & Spice (Double Double Whammy)
6. Wild Nothing – Indigo (Captured Tracks)
7. The Goon Sax – We’re Not Talking (Witchita Recordings)
8. Snail Mail – Lush (Matador)
9. Kurt Vile – Bottle It In (Matador)
10. Caroline Rose – Loner (New West Records)
11. Hop Along – Bark Your Head Off, Dog (Saddle Creek)
12. Molly Burch – First Flower (Captured Tracks)
13. Blackwater Holylight – Blackwater Holylight (Ridingeasy Records)
14. The Beths – Future Me Hates Me (Carpark Records)
15. King Tuff – The Other (Sub Pop)
16. Cat Power – Wanderer (Matador)
17. Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever – Hope Downs (Sub Pop)
18. Death Valley Girls – Darkness Rains (Suicide Squeeze)
19. Beach House – 7 (Sub Pop)
20. U.S. Girls – In A Poem Unlimited (Royal Mountain Records)
21. Mr. Twin Sister – Salt (Twin Group)
22. Saintseneca
23. Bad Bad Hats – Lightning Round (Afternoon Records)
24. Preoccupations – New Material (Jajaguwar)
25. Jungle – For Ever (XL Recordings)
26. Sports – Everyone’s Invited (Sports Band Ltd Co)
27. El Ten Eleven – Banker’s Hill (Fake Record Label)
28. Charles Bradley – Black Velvet (Daptone Records)
29. Electric Citizen – Helltown (Ridingeasy Records)
30. Boygenius – Boygenius (Matador)
31. The Breeders – All Nerve (4AD)
32. Wye Oak – The Louder I Call, The Faster It Runs (Merge)
33. Gorillaz – The Now Now (Parlophone)
34. Kelly Lee Owens – Kelly Lee Owns (Smalltown Supersound)
35. Yuno – Moodie (Sub Pop)
36. Miracle – The Strifeof Love In A Dream (Relapse)
37. Say Sue Me – Where We Were Together (Damnably)
38. Speedy Ortiz – Twerp Verse (Carpark Records)
39. Ural Thomas & The Pain – The Right Time (Tender Loving Empire)
40. De Lux – More Disco Songs About Love (Carpark Records)

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