Gannon’s alternative rock station, 90.5 WERG, presents the top 30 songs for the week ending Nov. 4. WERG can be streamed live via webcast from the link on our sidebar.


LW          TW

2              1              Bastille/Flaws (Bad Blood; Virgin Records)

3              2              The Black Keys/Gotta Get Away (Turn Blue; Nonesuch)

4              3              Fall Out Boy/Centuries (Centuries – Single; Island)

6              4              Lorde/Yellow Flicker Beat (The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 Soundtrack; Republic            )

14           5              Foo Fighters/Something From Nothing (Sonic Highways; RCA)

5              6              Cage the Elephant/Cigarette Daydreams (Melophobia; RCA)

7              7              Bleachers/Rollercoaster (Strange Desire; RCA)

12           8              Arctic Monkeys/R U Mine? (AM; Domino)

9              9              Fitz and the Tantrums/Fools Gold (More Than Just A Dream; Elektra Records)

10           10           Walk the Moon/Shut Up and Dance (Shut Up and Dance – Single; RCA)

11           11           New Politics/Everywhere I Go (Everywhere I Go – Single; RCA)

16           12           Bush/Only Way Out (Man On the Run; Zuma Rock)

13           13           U2/The Miracle (Of Joey Ramone) (Songs of Innocence; Island)

15           14           Magic Man/Out of Mind (Before the Waves; Columbia)

1              15           Alt-J/Left Hand Free (This Is All Yours; Infectious)

17           16           Banks/Begging For Thread (Goddess; Harvest)

20           17           Royal Blood/Figure It Out (Royal Blood; Warner Bros.)

21           18           Young Guns/I Want Out (I Want Out – Single; Wind-Up)

8              19           Bear Hands/Agora (Distraction; Cantora)

22           20           Jukebox the Ghost/The Great Unknown (Jukebox the Ghost; Yep Roc Records)

23           21           Hozier/From Eden (Take Me To Church EP; Columbia)

28           22           Night Terrors of 1927/When You Were Mine (Anything to Anyone – EP; Atlantic)

29           23           Alien Ant Farm/Homage (Always and Forever; Universal)

—           24           George Ezra/Budapest (Wanted on Voyage; Columbia)

18           25           Death From Above 1979/Trainwreck 1979 (The Physical World; Last Gang)

—           26           Shakey Graves/Dearly Departed (And the War Came; Dualtone)

—           27           Cold War Kids/All This Could Be Yours (Hold My Home; Downtown Records)

—           28           Broken Bells/After the Disco (After the Disco; Columbia)

—           29           Coldplay/Ink (Ghost Stories; Parlophone)

19           30           Kongos/I’m Only Joking (Lunatic; Epic)



10 November    Foo Fighters/Sonic Highways

11 November    Pink Floyd/The Endless River

18 November    TV on the Radio/Seeds

9 December       The Smashing Pumpkins/Monuments To An Elegy



Last Year:             Cage the Elephant/Come a Little Closer (Melophobia; RCA)

5 Years Ago:       Owl City/Fireflies (Ocean Eyes; Universal)

10 Years Ago:     Green Day/American Idiot (American Idiot; Reprise)

15 Years Ago:     Bush/The Chemicals Between Us (The Science of Things; Interscope)

20 Years Ago:     The Cranberries/Zombie (No Need to Argue; Island)

25 Years Ago:     Camper Van Beethoven/Pictures of Matchstick Men (Key Lime Pie; Virgin Records)