Listener-Supported
Mission-Driven
Public Radio
Click one of the icons above to listen live!

WAPS/WKTL Music Chart for November 30, 2020

Brad Savage (PD)

Chad Miller (MD)

309 Woolf Avenue Akron, Ohio 44312

330-761-3104 (p)

Music calls • Wed/Thu 2-4 p.m. EST

new music ADDS on The Summit this week

Peach Tree Rascals “Mariposa” (Capitol)
Diane Warren/Darius Rucker “Times Like This” (BMG)

CURRENT plays per week on The Summit this week

20 Bruce Springsteen Letter To You (Columbia) ‘Letter to You’ LP …out 10/23/20
20 L.P. The One That You Love (SOTA) *single only*
19 Fleet Foxes Can I Believe You (Anti-/Epitaph) ‘Shore’ LP
19 5 Billion In Diamonds Divine Accidents (Songlines) *single only*
19 Taylor Swift & Bon Iver exile (Republic) ‘Folklore’ LP
19 Phoenix Identical (Glassnote Music) ‘On the Rocks’ film soundtrack
19 Tame Impala Is It True (Interscope) ‘The Slow Rush’ LP
15 beabadoobee Care (clean) (Dirty Hit) ‘Fake It Flowers’ LP …out 10/16/20
13 Cannons Fire For You (Columbia)
11 Declan McKenna Be An Astronaut (Q-Prime) ‘Zeros’ LP
11 Machine Gun Kelly Bloody Valentine (Interscope) ‘Tickets To My Downfall’ LP
11 The War and Treaty Five More Minutes (Concord Music) ‘Hearts Town’ LP …out 9/25/20
11 Tom Petty Leave Virginia Alone (Warner Music) ‘Wildflowers & All The Rest’ LP
11 Matt Berninger One More Second (Concord)
10 Meg Myers Any Way You Wanna Love (Red Light Management) *Single
10 Amy Shark C’Mon (RCA) *Single
10 Dayglow Can I Call You Tonight (AWAL)
10 The Heavy Hours Don’t Walk Away (S-Curve Records) *single only* (album coming)
10 Amy Shark Everybody Rise (RCA) *single only*
10 Future Islands For Sure (Beggars Group) As Long As You Are’ LP …out 10/9/20
10 Matt Maeson & Lana Del Rey Hallucinogenics (Atlantic Records) *special duet version
10 Kathleen Edwards Hard On Everyone (Dualtone Music) ‘Total Freedom’ LP
10 Jade Bird Headstart (Glassnote Records) *Single – new LP forthcoming
10 Elle King The Let Go (RCA) ‘In Isolation’ EP
10 Elle King The Let Go (full band version) (RCA) full band version
10 Melody Gardot & Sting Little Something (Interscope)
10 Sir Sly Material Boy (Interscope)
10 Molly Tuttle Olympia, WA (Compass Records) ‘…But I’d Rather be With You’ CD
10 Amanda Shires & Jason Isbell The Problem (Thirty Tigers) *Single – new Amanda LP forthcoming
10 The Foo Fighters Shame Shame (RCA) ‘Medicine At Midnight’ …out 2/5/21
10 Billie Eilish Therefore I Am (Interscope) *Single
10 Janelle Monae Turntables (Atlantic) ‘All In: Fight For Democracy’ Soundtrack
9 Zella Day Crazy Train (Concord Music Group) *Single – new LP in 2021
9 My Morning Jacket Feel You (ATO Records) ‘The Waterfall II’ LP
9 Matt Maeson Hallucinogenics (Atlantic) ‘Bank on the Funeral’ LP
9 Margo Price Letting Me Down (Loma Vista/Concord) ‘That’s How Rumors Get Started’ LP
8 The Smashing Pumpkins Cyr (Sumerian Records) *single release
8 Kurt Vile & John Prine How Lucky (Beggars Group)
8 Low Cut Connie Private Lives (Cosign) ‘Private Lives’ CD …out 10/13/20
8 Ghost of Vroom Rona Pollona (Mike Doughty)
8 Clairo Sofia (Fader Label) ‘Immunity’ LP (2019)
8 Khruangbin Time (You and I) (Secretly Group) ‘Mordechai’ LP
7 New Order Be A Rebel (Mute) *single only*
7 Robert Plant Charlie Patton Highway (Turn It Up, Pt. 1) (Rhino) ‘Digging Deep’ best of 2xCD …out 10/2/20
7 Bleachers Chinatown (RCA) *Single
7 Carolina Story Dandelion (Black River Recordings)
6 Bakar 1st Time (Epic Records) *Single
6 Rhett Repko Can Someone Help Me Now (Repko Music)
6 Cordovas High Feeling (ATO Records) ‘Destiny Hotel’ LP …out 10/16/20
6 The Avett Brothers I Should’ve Spent The Day With My Family (Concord Music Group) ‘The Third Gleam’ EP
6 Deep Sea Diver & Sharon Van Etten Impossible Weight (ATO)
6 Billy Ray Cyrus Mama Said Knock You Out (Billy Ray Cyrus) *Single
6 Will Butler Surrender (Merge Records)
6 Robert Plant & Patty Griffin Too Much Alike (Rhino) ‘Digging Deep’ best of 2xCD …out 10/2/20
6 Gorillaz & Beck The Valley Of The Pagans (Warner Music) ‘Song Machine, Season One’ LP
6 The Avett Brothers Victory (Loma Vista/Concord Music) ‘The Third Gleam’ EP
6 The Avett Brothers Women Like You (Concord Music Group) ‘The Third Gleam’ EP
5 The Strokes The Adults Are Talking (RCA) ‘The New Abnormal’ LP
5 Cautious Clay Agreeable (Cautious Clay)
5 Pale Waves Change (Dirty Hit) Advance single; new LP in 2021
5 The Go-Go’s Club Zero (UMe) *single only* from new Showtime documentary
5 Strung Like A Horse Crazy Like Me (Transoceanic Records) ‘Whoa!’ LP
5 Band of Heathens Dare (BOH Records) ‘Stranger’ LP
5 Cobi Faith In Tomorrow (Elevation Group) *new single
5 Sylvan Esso Ferris Wheel (Loma Vista/Concord) ‘Free Love’ LP …out 9/25/20
5 Blu DeTiger Figure It Out (ALT:Vision/The Orchard) *single only*
5 Bob Mould Forecast Of Rain (Merge Records) ‘Blue Hearts’ LP
5 Gracie Abrams Friend (Interscope)
5 Midnight Oil Gadigal Land (Sony Music (World)/Songlines)
5 ZZ Ward Giant (Hollywood Records) *single only*
5 Dave Alvin Highway 61 (Yep Roc)
5 JD Eicher History (JD Eicher Music)
5 Mipso Hourglass (Concord Music)
5 Sturgill Simpson I Don’t Mind (Thirty Tigers)
5 Better Than Ezra In Your Eyes (CO5 Music) *Single
5 Delta Spirit It Ain’t Easy (New West) ‘What Is There’ LP
5 Tara Hack Let Go (Tara Hack Music) *single, album coming
5 Lera Lynn Let Me Tell You Something (Lera Lynn)
5 The Nude Party Lonely Heather (New West Records)
5 Dehd Loner (Firetalk Records) ‘Flower Of Devotion’ LP
5 Dispatch May We All (Awal Music)
5 Greta Van Fleet My Way Soon (Republic) *Single release
5 Erasure Nerves Of Steel (Mute) ‘The Neon’ CD
5 Saint Nomad Nothing To Lose (Curb/Word) *Single; debut LP forthcoming
5 Aaron Frazer Over You (Secretly Group)
5 Bahamas Own Alone (Republic)
5 Saint Motel Preach (Elektra) ‘The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack part 2’ EP
5 Cage the Elephant Skin and Bones (Q-Prime) ‘Social Cues’ LP
5 Chris Berardo Somewhere Blue (360 Degrees)
5 Jonny Polonsky Summer Soldiers (Jonny Polonsky) ’90s indie artist returns!
5 This Is The Kit This Is What You Did (Beggars Group) ‘Off Off On’ LP …out 10/23/20
5 Fiona Apple Under The Table (Epic) ‘Fetch the Bolt Cutters’ LP
5 Aaron Lee Tasjan Up All Night (New West Records)
5 Billy Ocean We Gotta Find Love (Sony Legacy) ‘One World’ LP
5 Crowded House Whatever You Want (BMG)
5 Bully Where To Start (Sub Pop) ‘Sugaregg’ LP
5 Pete Yorn The World (Shelly Music) *single only*
5 Jealous Of The Birds Young Neanderthal (Canvasback/Atlantic) ‘Peninsula’ LP
4 Cloud Nothings Am I Something (Carpark Records)
4 Wallows & Clairo Are You Bored Yet (Atlantic Records)
4 Chris Stapleton Cold (ATO Records)
4 The Rolling Stones Criss Cross (UMe) ‘Goats Head Soup’ deluxe reissue
4 Jerry Joseph Days of Heaven (Cosmic Sex Miranda Sex God Records)
4 Buzzard Buzzard Buzzard Double Denim Hop (Right Arm Resource) ‘The Non-Stop’ EP
4 Julien Baker Faith Healer (Beggars Group)
4 Foxes Friends In The Corner (Secretly Canadian)
4 Low Cut Connie Help Me (Low Cut Connie)
4 Belle Mt. Hollow (Warner Music) *single only*
4 Black Pumas I’m Ready (ATO Records) ‘Black Pumas’ (Deluxe Version/Reissue)
4 Brock & Sgro In My Time (Brock & Sgro) *single
4 Coheed & Cambria & Rick Springfield Jessie’s Girl 2 (Atlantic/Roadrunner) *2020 Single – a ‘sequel’ song
4 Romy Lifetime (Beggars Group)
4 The Rolling Stones Living In A Ghost Town (Interscope) *quarantine single*
4 Lake Street Dive Making Do (Nonesuch/Warner Music)
4 Caamp Officer of Love (Mom & Pop)
4 The Rolling Stones & Jimmy Page Scarlett (UMe) ‘Goat’s Head Soup’ deluxe reissue
4 The Rolling Stones & The Killers Scarlett (The Killers Remix) (Interscope) Killers Remix of 1970’s outtake song
4 The Rolling Stones & The War on Drugs Scarlett (The War On Drugs Remix) (UMe) special TWOD remix version
4 David Shaw Shaken (C3 Management)
4 Gorillaz & Robert Smith Strange Timez (Warner Music) ‘Song Machine, Season One’ LP …out 10/23/20
4 Karen O & Willie Nelson Under Pressure (BMG) *duet cover single
4 Dawes Who Do You Think You’re Talking To (Rounder/Concord) ‘Good Luck With Whatever’ LP …out 10/2/20
3 I Don’t Know How But They Found Me Leave Me Alone (Fearless/Concord) ‘Razzmatazz’ LP (aka ‘IDKHOW’)
3 Michigander Let Down (C3 Entertainment)
3 Idles Model Village (Partisan) ‘Ultra Mono’ LP …out 9/25/20
3 Middle Kids R U 4 Me (Middle Kids)
2 U2 & Elton John Bang A Gong (Get It On) (BMG) ‘Angel-Headed Hipster’ T-Rex tribute LP
2 Kesha Children Of The Revolution (BMG) ‘Angelheaded Hipster’ T. Rex Tribute 2xLP
2 Nick Cave Cosmic Dancer (BMG) ‘Angelheaded Hipster: The Songs of T.Rex & Marc Bolan’ LP
2 Nena Metal Guru (BMG) ‘Angelheaded Hipster’ T. Rex Tribute 2xLP
2 Fontaines D.C. Televised Mind (Partisan Records) ‘A Hero’s Death’ LP
2 Of Monsters and Men Visitor (Universal Republic)
1 Joan Jett Jeepster (BMG) ‘Angel-Headed Hipster’ T-Rex tribute LP
1 Lucinda Williams Life’s A Gas (BMG) ‘Angelheaded Hipster’ T. Rex Tribute 2x

Re-CURRENT plays per week on The Summit this week

9 The Killers My Own Soul’s Warning (Island/Republic) ‘Imploding the Mirage’ LP
4 Dermot Kennedy Giants (Interscope) *single only*
3 Will Hoge The Curse (Thirty Tigers) ‘Tiny Litle Movies’ LP
2 Amy Shark Adore (RCA) ‘Night Thinker’ EP
2 Taj Mahal & Keb Mo All Around The World (Concord) ‘TajMo’ CD
2 Nathaniel Rateliff And It’s Still Alright (Concord Music) ‘And It’s Still Alright’ LP
2 Grace Potter & Lucius Back To Me (Concord Music) ‘Daylight’ LP
2 Billie Eilish Bad Guy (Interscope) ‘When We All Fall Asleep Where Do We Go’ LP
2 Illiterate Light Better Than I Used To (edit) (Atlantic Records) ‘Illiterate Light’ CD
2 Robert Plant & Chrissie Hynde Bluebirds Over The Mountain (Nonesuch/Warner Bros) ‘Carry Fire’ CD
2 Maren Morris & Hozier The Bones (Columbia) ‘Girl’ CD
2 Billie Eilish Bury A Friend (Interscope) ‘When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?’ CD
2 Caamp By and By (Mom & Pop) ‘By and By’ LP
2 The Pixies Catfish Kate (BMG) ‘Beneath The Eyrie’ CD
2 Black Pumas Colors (ATO Records) ‘Black Pumas’ LP
2 Son Volt Devil May Care (Thirty Tigers) ‘Union’ LP
2 The Pretenders Didn’t Want To Be This Lonely (BMG) ‘Hate For Sale’ LP
2 Christone ‘Kingfish’ Ingram & Buddy Guy Fresh Out (Alligator Records) ‘Kingfish’ CD
2 The Lumineers Gloria (Dualtone) ‘III’ LP
2 Lizzo Good As Hell (clean) (Atlantic Records) ‘Barbershop: The Next Cut’ soundtrack (2016)
2 Illenium & Jon Bellion Good Things Fall Apart (Astralwerks/Capitol) *single only*
2 The War and Treaty Healing Tide (Strong World/Thirty Tigers) ‘Healing Tide’ CD
2 Bakar Hell N Back (Red Music) ‘Will You Be My Yellow?’ EP
2 Panic At The Disco High Hopes (Fueled By Ramen/RRP/Elektra) ‘Pray for the Wicked’ CD
2 The Pretenders Holy Commotion (BMG) ‘Alone’
2 The Head and the Heart Honeybee (Warner Music) ‘Living Mirage’ LP
2 Jade Bird I Get No Joy (Glassnote) ‘Jade Bird’ CD
2 Kaleo I Want More (Elektra) ‘Surface Sounds’ CD
2 Jason Isbell & Amanda Shires If We Were Vampires (Thirty Tigers) ‘The Nashville Sound’ LP
2 Brandi Carlile The Joke (Elektra/Atlantic) ‘By the Way, I Forgive You’ LP
2 Lizzo Juice (Atlantic Records) ‘Cuz I Love You’ LP
2 Portugal the Man Live in the Moment (Atlantic) ‘Woodstock’ LP
2 The Black Keys Lo/Hi (Warner Bros.) ‘Let’s Rock!’ LP
2 White Reaper Might Be Right (Elektra/EMG) ‘You Deserve Love’ CD
2 Hozier Movement (Columbia) ‘Wasteland, Baby!’ LP
2 Dermot Kennedy Power Over Me (Interscope) ‘Without Fear’ LP
2 Meg Myers Running Up That Hill (300 Entertainment/RLM) *single only*
2 Beck & Pharrell Williams Saw Lightning (Capitol) ‘Hyperspace’ LP
2 The Decemberists Severed (Capitol) ‘I’ll Be Your Girl’ LP
2 Dan Auerbach Shine On Me (Easy Eye Sound/Nonesuch) ‘Waiting on a Song’ LP
2 Cage the Elephant Social Cues (RCA/Q-Prime) ‘Social Cues’ LP
2 Ray LaMontagne Strong Enough (RCA) ‘Monovision’ LP
2 Pearl Jam Superblood Wolfmoon (Pearl Jam/Republic) ‘Gigaton’ LP
2 Khruangbin & Leon Bridges Texas Sun (Secretly Group) ‘Texas Sun’ EP
2 Vampire Weekend This Life (radio edit) (Columbia) ‘Father of the Bride’ LP
2 Jade Bird Uh Huh (Glassnote) ‘Jade Bird’ CD
2 Superchunk What A Time To Be Alive (Merge Records) ‘What A Time To Be Alive’ LP
2 The National You Had Your Soul With You (4AD/Beggars Group) ‘I Am Easy To Find’ LP
2 Will Hoge Young As We Will Ever Be (Thirty Tigers) ‘Anchors’ CD

Local Music Spotlights This Week

2 Bad Hooks Selfless Blues *single only*
2 Detention Thermo *Single (Akron HS band, ages 13-17)
2 JD Eicher Evergreen ‘Court Street’ EP
2 Marc Lee Shannon Friends Like You *Single release
2 The Shootouts Don’t Bring Me Down ‘Don’t Bring Me Down/I Wanna Dance With Somebody’ single
2 Tracey Thomas Usually Love Single
2 The Vindys Want Your Heart *single only*
1 15 60 75 The Numbers Band Crazed And Restless ‘Endure’ LP (first in 10 years!)
1 Angela Perley Let Go ‘4:30’ LP
1 Chuck Auerbach Desperation ‘The 330 Sampler, Vol. 4’
1 Jim Ballard Bones Of The Boulevard 2018 Single (tribute to Kenmore area)
1 The Beyonderers The 37th Parallel
1 The Building Life Half Lived ‘Petra’ LP
1 Chris Butler & Ralph Carney Gorilla Suit Day (January 31) ‘Songs For Unsung Holidays’
1 Chris Butler & Ralph Carney Salami Appreciation Day (September 7) ‘Songs For Unsung Holidays’
1 Caamp 26 ‘Boys (Side A)’ EP
1 Cave Twins Buddy I’ll Be There ‘Best Friends for Now’ LP
1 Cities & Coasts Can’t Afford To Work *Pandemic single
1 Cody J. Martin Born In A Grave *single only*
1 Colorvine Victory Song
1 Coup De Grace Friendly Tiger SAY: ‘cooo-day-graw’ (French)
1 Madison Cummins Odd Little Place ‘The 330 Sampler, Vol. 3’
1 Anne E. DeChant Girls & Airplanes (2020 Version)
1 Del Sinchak & Anthony LaMarca Happy Times Polka single
1 Detention In Reverse *Single
1 Diamond Kites All Mine *Single – band from Akron
1 Diamond Kites Fast Forward ‘Working Life’ EP
1 Diamond Kites The Way You Say It *Single – band from Akron
1 East 9th It Will Get Better Single
1 Fancy Legs Blacklight Porchlight ‘Fancy Legs’ LP
1 Fancy Legs Just Like Heaven *Single – Akron band
1 Ray Flanagan & Brent Kirby Lay Down *2-song EP
1 Golems Of The Red Planet Ziphim *Single (Harvey Gold + friends)
1 Sam Goodwill You’re Alive Right Now
1 The Got It Got It Need It Be My Lover *New single
1 The Got It Got It Need It Nomadic *EP Release
1 The Got It Got It Need It Now You Got Worry *Single – band from Canton
1 Grim Republic Affirmation
1 Jack Harris No One Listens *Single
1 Angie Haze Shambhala *Quarantine single – April 2020
1 The HiFi’s Bad News New EP!
1 Hollin Kings Dead and Gone *Single
1 Indre Flawless ‘Serenity’ LP
1 Indre Nostalgic Candy *Single (remaster version)
1 JD Eicher I Don’t Want To Be Right ‘Court Street’ EP
1 Corey Jenkins Lil Baby ‘Corey Jenkins Stays At Home’ solo LP
1 Juliet Eden *Pandemic single – she’s from YTown
1 Juliet Silence ‘Juliet’ LP
1 The Labra Bros. Spring (Without You) *New single release
1 Benny Lava Changin’ With The Seasons ‘Where The Hell Is Akron Ohio Vol. 3’ Compilation
1 Librarians With Hickeys Black Velvet Dress
1 Lilieae Level Level EP
1 Brian Lisik Junior High School ‘Gudbye Stoopid Whirled’ LP
1 Ariel McCleary One-Way Signs *Single
1 Michael Lorand Before I Drop Dead
1 The Michael Weber Show Golden Days (Slipping Away) ‘The Michael Weber Show…Alone’ EP
1 The Michael Weber Show The Needle In The Hay ‘The Michael Weber Show…Alone’ EP
1 Mossom & Floco Torres Keep Calm *Collaborative single
1 MUNNYCAT Check It *Single
1 The Outside Voices I Hate Brooklyn ‘The Outside Voices’ EP/330 Sampler Vol. 3
1 The Outsiders You And Me *first new material in 50 years (!!!)
1 Gretchen Pleuss Pining *Single/duet with Adam Reifsnyder
1 The Prom Queens It’s My Party *Lesley Gore cover
1 Radio Lark & 8 Balls Saint Hazel *Single / Youngstown band
1 Roid Rage In My Head
1 Anya Van Rose Golden Age ‘Golden Age’ EP
1 Sad Planets Yesterday Girls ‘Akron, Ohio’ LP
1 Saintseneca Wait A Minute *Single
1 The Scenic Route I’m Giving You Up *Summer single 2020
1 See Creatures Queen of Cups ‘Where The Hell Is Akron Ohio Vol. 3’ Compilation
1 Marc Lee Shannon Count Me In ‘Walk This Road’
1 Marc Lee Shannon Let It Go *New single
1 Shelby Olive Overthinking *New single (June 2020)
1 The Shootouts I Wanna Dance With Somebody ‘Don’t Bring Me Down/I Wanna Dance With Somebody’ Single
1 Snarls Marbles ‘Burst’ CD
1 Spy Convention In Between single
1 Patrick Sweany Up and Down ‘Ancient Noise’ LP
1 Swim Through Ameliorate *Single
1 Time Cat Get On The Road *Single
1 Floco Torres Flamenco Single
1 Floco Torres Hold Up (clean) *Single-only
1 Floco Torres You (clean) ‘Again’ EP / say: ‘Flock-O’
1 Kate Tucker Get Real Single
1 Kate Tucker A Little Bit Of Love *Single
1 Uptight Sugar Crawl
1 Welshly Arms Trouble *single only*
1 The Woovs Information Blues ‘Information Blues’ LP
1 Yo Chachi!!! Fallin’ Apart *Single
1 Yo Chachi!!! Into The Sun *Summer single 2020
1 Zach Bridges & Time *Single – (Zach + Friends!!!)
1 Zach & The Bright Lights Outshine