Gannon’s alternative rock station, 90.5 WERG, presents the top 30 songs for the week ending Dec. 9. WERG can be streamed live via webcast from the link on our sidebar.


LW          TW

1              1              Foo Fighters/Something From Nothing (Sonic Highways; RCA)

2              2              Imagine Dragons/I Bet My Life (I Bet My Life – Single; Interscope)

5              3              Cage the Elephant/Cigarette Daydreams (Melophobia; RCA)

3              4              Walk the Moon/Shut Up and Dance (Shut Up and Dance – Single; RCA)

7              5              Banks/Begging For Thread (Goddess; Harvest)

8              6              New Politics/Everywhere I Go (Everywhere I Go – Single; RCA)

11           7              Royal Blood/Figure It Out (Royal Blood; Warner Bros.)

9              8             Bush/Only Way Out (Man On the Run; Zuma Rock)

12           9             Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness/Cecilia and the Satellite(Andrew McMahon; Vanguard)

13           10           Night Terrors of 1927/When You Were Mine (Anything to Anyone – EP; Atlantic)

14           11           George Ezra/Budapest (Wanted on Voyage; Columbia)

19           12           Catfish and the Bottlemen/Kathleen (The Balcony; Island)

15           13           Hozier/From Eden (Take Me To Church EP; Columbia)

4              14           Arctic Monkeys/R U Mine? (AM; Domino)

16           15           U2/ Every Breaking Wave (Songs of Innocence; Island)

6              16           Bleachers/Rollercoaster (Strange Desire; RCA)

—           17           Robert DeLong/Long Way Down (

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

10           19           Fall Out Boy/Centuries (Centuries – Single; Island)

20           20           The Kooks/Bad Habit (Listen; Virgin)

21           21           Rise Against/Tragedy + Time (The Black Market; Interscope)

—           22           The Decemberists/Make You Better

22           23           Shakey Graves/Dearly Departed (And the War Came; Dualtone)

23           24           TV On The Radio/Happy Idiot (Seeds; Harvest)

—           25           Misterwives/

—           26           Linkin Park/Final Masquerade (The Hunting Party;

26           27           Broken Bells/After the Disco (After the Disco; Columbia)

28           28           Coldplay/Ink (Ghost Stories; Parlophone)

24           29           Cold War Kids/All This Could Be Yours (Hold My Home; Downtown Records)

17           30           The Black Keys/Gotta Get Away (Turn Blue; Nonesuch)


9 December       The Smashing Pumpkins/Monuments To An Elegy

9 December       Angels and Airwaves/The Dream Walker

20 January           The Decemberists/What a Terrible World, What a Beautiful World

27 January           Papa Roach/F.E.A.R.



Last Year:             Avicii/Wake Me Up (True; Universal)

5 Years Ago:       Foo Fighters/Wheels (Foo Fighters’ Greatest Hits; RCA)

10 Years Ago:     William Shatner/Common People (Has Been; Island)

15 Years Ago:     Foo Fighters/Learn To Fly (There Is Nothing Left To Lose; RCA)

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