Gannon’s alternative rock station, 90.5 WERG, presents the top 30 songs for the week ending Sept. 16. WERG can be streamed live via webcast from the link on our website‘s sidebar.


LW          TW

2              1              Milky Chance/Stolen Dance (Sadnecessary; Lichtdicht Records)

6              2              Weezer/Back to the Shack (Everything Will Be Alright in the End; Republic)

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

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

9              5              Bastille/Flaws (Bad Blood; Virgin Records)

8              6              Kongos/I’m Only Joking (Lunatic; Epic)

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

10           8              Priory/Weekend (Weekend – Single; Warner Bros.)

11           9              The Griswolds/Beware the Dog (Heart of a Lion EP; Wind-Up Records)

12           10           Fitz and the Tantrums/Fools Gold (More Than Just A Dream; Elektra Records)

15           11           Bear Hands/Agora (Distraction; Cantora)

14           12           The Madden Brothers/We Are Done (Greetings From California; Capitol)

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

27           14           Magic Man/Out of Mind (Before the Waves; Columbia)

17           15           Twin Atlantic/Heart and Soul (Great Divide; Red Bull Records)

18           16           Broods/Mother and Father (Evergreen; Island)

1              17           The Dirty Heads/My Sweet Summer (Sound Of Change; Executive Music Group)

22           18           The Black Keys/Gotta Get Away (Turn Blue; Nonesuch)

20           19           The War on Drugs/Red Eyes (Lost in the Dream; Secretly Canadian)

21           20           OK Go/Writing’s on the Wall (Hungry Ghosts; Capitol)

5              21           J. Roddy Walston & The Business/Take It As It Comes (Essential Tremors; ATO)

24           22           Sixx A.M./Gotta Get It Right (Modern Vintage; Eleven Seven Music)

23           23           Spoon/Do You? (They Want My Soul; Loma Vista)

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

28           25           Ryan Adams/Gimme Something Good (Ryan Adams; Pax AM)

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

16           27           Vance Joy/Riptide (God Loves You When You’re Dancing; Liberation)

—           28           Bleachers/Rollercoaster (Strange Desire; RCA)

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

—           30           Colourist/Fix This (The Colourist; Republic 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:       Jack Johnson/Go On (Sleep Through The Static; Universal)

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)


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