Gannon’s alternative rock station, 90.5 WERG, presents the top 30 songs for the week ending Sept. 23. WERG can be streamed live via webcast from the link on our website‘s sidebar.


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1               1            Milky Chance/Stolen Dance (Sadnecessary; Lichtdicht Records)

2               2            Weezer/Back to the Shack (Everything Will Be Alright in the End; Republic)

4               3            Hozier/Take Me To Church (Take Me To Church EP; Columbia)

3               4            Alt-J/Left Hand Free (This Is All Yours; Infectious)

5               5            Bastille/Flaws (Bad Blood; Virgin Records)

8               6            Priory/Weekend (Weekend – Single; Warner Bros.)

6               7            Kongos/I’m Only Joking (Lunatic; Epic)

9               8            The Griswolds/Beware the Dog (Heart of a Lion EP; Wind-Up Records)

7               9            Young The Giant/Mind Over Matter (Mind Over Matter; Fueled By Ramen)

11            10            Bear Hands/Agora (Distraction; Cantora)

10            11            Fitz and the Tantrums/Fools Gold (More Than Just A Dream; Elektra Records)

18            12            The Black Keys/Gotta Get Away (Turn Blue; Nonesuch)

14            13            Magic Man/Out of Mind (Before the Waves; Columbia)

13            14            Echosmith/Cool Kids (Talking Dreams; Warner Bros.)

24            15            Cage the Elephant/Cigarette Daydreams (Melophobia; RCA)

16            16            Broods/Mother and Father (Evergreen; Island)

—            17            Arctic Monkeys/R U Mine? (AM; Domino)

—            18            Death From Above 1979/Trainwreck 1979 (The Physical World; Last Gang)

28            19            Bleachers/Rollercoaster (Strange Desire; RCA)

12            20            The Madden Brothers/We Are Done (Greetings From California; Capitol)

26            21            Panama Wedding/All of the People (Parallel Play-EP; Glassnote)

19            22            The War on Drugs/Red Eyes (Lost in the Dream; Secretly Canadian)

20            23            OK Go/Writing’s on the Wall (Hungry Ghosts; Capitol)

15            24            Twin Atlantic/Heart and Soul (Great Divide; Red Bull Records)

22            25            Sixx A.M./Gotta Get It Right (Modern Vintage; Eleven Seven Music)

25            26            Ryan Adams/Gimme Something Good (Ryan Adams; Pax AM)

29            27            Sheppard/Geronimo (Bombs Away; Empire of Song)

17            28            The Dirty Heads/My Sweet Summer (Sound Of Change; Executive Music Group)

—            29            Gas Station Disco/Port and Starboard (Port and Starboard; Solution6 Records)

—            30            Jukebox the Ghost/The Great Unknown (Jukebox the Ghost; Yep Roc Records)


23 September           Alt-J/This Is All Yours

23 September           Yellowcard/Lift A Sail

30 September           Weezer/Everything Will Be Alright In The End

7 October                 The Madden Brothers/Greetings From California


Last Year:                 Tame Impala/Elephant (Lonerism; Modular Recordings)              

5 Years Ago:             Metric/Help, I’m Alive (Fantasies; Last Gang)

10 Years Ago:           The Killers/Somebody Told Me (Hot Fuss; Island)

15 Years Ago:            Red Hot Chili Peppers/Scar Tissue (Californication; Warner Brothers)

20 Years Ago:            Green Day/Basket Case (Dookie; Reprise)

25 Years Ago:            The B-52’s/Love Shack (Cosmic Thing; Reprise)




Listen to the Tuesday Top 30 live on WERG Tuesdays from 6 to 9 p.m.