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WAMH’s 25 Favorite Albums of 2012

Hey everyone! It’s just about the end of the year and it’s time for us at WAMH to let you know what we liked best from this past year in music. Here’s how this worked: any DJ who sent in a list of between 5 and 15 albums had their votes and point dispersal (which...
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WAMH Charts

Here’s this weeks charts here at WAMH: 1. Titus Andronicus: Local Business – Comparatively light, rollicking followup to the classic The Monitor from the Jersey punk geniuses 2. Kendrick Lamar: good kid, m.a.a.d. city – Respect my mind or die from lead showers 3. Miguel: Kaleidoscope Dream – Delightfully smooth breakthrough from one of the...
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WAMH Charts

Here’s another edition of WAMH’s top 30 charts from this past week. Enjoy and check out some of these records when you get the chance: 1. Miguel – Kaelidoscope Dream: Impossibly smooth jam fest from a dude out to prove that R&B ain’t just Frankie Ocean’s game. 2. Flying Lotus – Until the Quiet Comes:...
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WAMH Charts 9/24/12

Here are the WAMH charts from after our first week of broadcasting. Check out what we’ve been playing: 1. Frank Ocean: Channel Orange – Break out R&B star delivers in a big way on smooth, wonderfully crafted AOTY candidate. 2. Purity Ring: Shrines – Ghostly debut from electropop duo. 3. Grizzly Bear: Shields – Choir...
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The Interwoven Relationship between Mourning and Melancholia in Cannibal Ox’s “Iron Galaxy”

I wrote this for my “Literature and Psychoanalysis” class this semester. It’s about the song “Iron Galaxy” by Cannibal Ox which you can hear here Cannibal Ox’s “Iron Galaxy” addresses the cold, rotting nature of inner city New York. The rap duo, aided by El-P’s production, mechanically paint a picture of an urban landscape filled...
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WAMH Charts 4/2/12

Here’s the top 15 at WAMH from this past week: 1. Shins – Port of Morrow: May or may not change your life. 2. The Men – Open Your Heart: Rock revivalists take on many different genres/eras, do a uniformly fantastic job. 3. Julia Holter – Ekstasis: Greek myth indebted classicist goes pop, crafts a...
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WAMH’s weekly charts

Hey, For those looking for music recommendations or interested in seeing what’s most popular here at WAMH right now, we’ve decided to post our charts. Here’s a top 15 for you and in the future, if you want to hear what WAMH’s been playing in the past week, tune in on Sunday nights, 8-10 PM...
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WAMH’s Year End Album Countdown

Hey everyone, This year, we at WAMH decided to put together a list of our favorite albums that came out in the past year. There was a lot of variety between the 6 individual lists that were used to make up the year end list but at least the top 8 or 10 records represent...
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The Year’s Best Metal

We at WAMH will be posting our big end of year list sometime in the next few weeks. Very little, if any, metal will show up on that list. But that doesn’t mean metal is a worthless, avoid-at-all-costs genre. It’s actually one of the most rich, expansive, and complex genres of pop music going right...
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WAMH’s Favorite Reissues of 2011

Here’s WAMH’s first list of the season as put together but Tony Russo (of the class of 2015). It’s a list of the best reissues of the year and a pretty damn good one at that. For me, reissues are a matter of rediscovery. A good reissue is not made by adding an extra layer...
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