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AshevilleFM Charts for the Week Ending November 26, 2016

Asheville FM Charts for the Week Ending November 26, 2016

Top 30

1. Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings - Miss Sharon Jones (DAPTONE)
2. Shane Parish - Undertaker Please Drive Slow (TZADIK)
3. Lambchop - Flotus (MERGE)
4. A Tribe Called Quest - We Got it From Here... Thank You for Your Service (EPIC)
5. Brian Jonestown Massacre - Third World Pyramid (A RECORDINGS)
6. La Femme - Mystere (Disques Pointus)
7. Goat - Requiem (SUB POP)
8. Okkyung Lee & Christian Marclay - Amalgam (NORTHERN SPY)
9. Cakes Da Killa - Hedonism (RUFFIANS)
10. Jim James - Eternally Even (CAPITOL)
11. Psychic TV - Alienist (ANGRY LOVE)
12. Frightnrs - Nothing More to Say (DAPTONE)
13. Schnellertollermeier - X (CUNEIFORM)
14. E-Gone - Advice To Hill Walkers (DEEP WATER ACRES)
15. Weyes Blood - Front Row Seat to Earth (MEXICAN SUMMER)
16. MX-80 - So Funny (FEEDING TUBE)
17. Regina Spektor - Remember Us to Life (SIRE)
18. Nots - Cosmetic (GONER)
19. Grumbling Fur - Furfour (THRILL JOCKEY)
20. Pink Floyd - The Early Years 1965-72 (LEGACY)
21. Negativland - Over the Edge Vol. 9: The Chopping Channel (SEELAND)
22. Savoy Motel - s/t (WHAT'S YOUR RUPTURE)
23. Vanishing Twin - Choose Your Own Adventure (SOUNDWAY)
24. Off World - 1 (CONSTELLATION)
25. Willie Hutch - Soul Portrait (BE WITH)
26. Fujiya & Miyagi - EP2 (IMPOSSIBLE OBJECTS OF DESIRE)
27. The Dean Ween Group - The Deaner Album (ATO)
28. Various - A Rough Guide to Blues Women (WORLD MUSIC NETWORK)
29. Y La Bamba - Ojos Del Sol (TENDER LOVING EMPIRE)
30. The Breath - Carry Your Kin (REAL WORLD)

Top 5 Adds

Acid Tongue - I Died Dreaming (FREAKOUT RECORDS)
Coldcut - Only Heaven EP (AHEAD OF OUR TIME)
Jeen - Modern Life (SELF-RELEASED)
NOIA - Small Habits (CASCINE)
Small Feet- Dreaming the Dream (BARSUK)

Top 10 World

1. Frightnrs – Nothing More to Say (DAPTONE)
2. Y La Bamba – Ojos del Sol (TENDER LOVING EMPIRE)
3. Mariza – Mundo (NONESUCH)
4. Afrosonics – People Meet Your People (SELF-RELEASED)
5. Debashish Battacharya - Hawaii to Calcutta: A Tribute to Tau Moe (WORLD MUSIC NETWORK)
6. Hailu Mergia & The Dahlak Band - Wede Harer Guzo (AWESOME TAPES FROM AFRICA)
7. Orchestre Poly-Rythmo de Cotonou – Madjafalao (BECAUSE)
8. Takuya Kuroda – Zigzagger (CONCORD)
9. Alsarah & the Nubatones – Manara (WONDERWHEEL)
10. Various Artists – Japanese Traditional Music: Songs of People at Work and Play (WORLD ARBITER)

Top 10 Jazz

1. Duck Baker - Outside (EMANEM)
2. Don Cherry/John Tchicai/Irene Schweizer/Leon Francioli/Pierre Favre - Musical Monsters (INTAKT)
3. MMM Quartet - Oakland/Lisboa (ROGUE ART)
4. Peter Brotzmann/Heather Leigh - Ears Are Filled With Wonder (NOT TWO)
5. Ivo Perelman/Karl Berger - The Hitchhiker (LEO)
6. Jurg Solothurnmann - A Deeper Season Than Reason According To EE Cummings (Unit)
7. New Rumours & Other Noises - The Moonlight Nightcall (CASCO)
8. Rent Romus’ Life’s Blood Ensemble - Rising Colossus (EDGETONE)
9. Keefe Jackson/Jason Adasiewicz - Rows and Rows (DELMARK)
10. Veryan Weston/Jon Rose/Hannah Marshall - Tuning Out (EMANEM)

Top 10 Experimental

1. Schnellertollermeier - X (CUNEIFROM)
2. E- Gone - Advice to Hill Walkers (DEEP WATER ACRES/SUNRISE OCEAN BENDER)
3. MX- 80 - So Funny (FEEDING TUBE)
4. Okkyung Lee & Christian Marclay - Amalgam (NORTHERN SPY)
5. Harry Bertoia - Clear Sounds/Perfetta (SONAMBIENT)
6. Meredith Monk - On Behalf of Nature (ECM)
7. Automatisme - Momentform Accumulations (CONSTELLATIONS)
8. Radian - On Dark Silent Off (THRILL JOCKEY)
9. The Caretaker - Everywhere at the End of Time (HISTORY ALWAYS FAVOURS THE WINNERS)
10. Duck Baker - Outside (EMANEM)

Top 10 RPM

1. Lambchop - FLOTUS (MERGE)
2. La Femme - Mystere (DISQUE POINTU)
3. Vanishing Twin - Choose Your Own Adventure (SOUNDWAY)
4. Off World - 1 (CONSTELLATION)
5. Grumbling Fur - Furfour (THRILL JOCKEY)
6. Fujiya & Miyagi - EP2 (IMPOSSIBLE OBJECTS OF DESIRE)
7. Negativland - Over the Edge Vol 9 - The Chopping Channel (SEELAND)
8. Letherette - Last Night on the Planet (NINJA TUNE)
9. Rafter - XYZ (JOYFUL NOISE)
10. Francesco Tristano - Surface Tension (TRANSMAT)

AshevilleFM Show and Event Calendar: December 2016

Our AFM Show/Event Calendar for December is HERE! Adding shows and events on the regular, so be sure to check this puppy out often! Stay cool out there, friends. If interested in adding something to our calendar, feel free to shoot an email to: calendar@ashevillefm.org

Station Meeting-Sunday Nov 27 at 11 AM

It's the fourth Sunday of the month, and that means it's time for our monthly station meeting. Please join us Sunday, November 27 at 11 AM at Firestorm Cafe & Books, 610 Haywood Road in West Asheville. We'll have all the station news our volunteers and curious community members want to hear. We are proud to serve this community. This meeting is open to all. Feel free to bring a friend.

Friends of Community Radio - Monthly Board Meeting

Please join us this this Sunday, November 20 at 4 PM for our monthly board meeting. This meeting will be held at Firestorm Cafe & Books, 610 Haywood Rd in West Asheville, and is open to the public.

AshevilleFM Charts for the Week Ending November 12, 2016

Asheville FM Charts for the Week Ending November 12, 2016

Top 30

1. Hope Sandoval & The Warm Inventions - Until The Hunter (TENDRIL TALES)
2. Washington Phillips - Washington Phillips & His Manzarene Dreams (DUST TO DIGITAL)
3. Warpaint - Heads Up (ROUGH TRADE)
4. Lambchop - Flotus (MERGE)
5. Angel Olsen - My Woman (JAGJAGUWAR)
6. Allah-Las - Calico Review (MEXICAN SUMMER)
7. Jenny Hval - Blood Bitch (SACRED BONES)
8. Holy Sons - In the Garden (PARTISAN)
9. Shovels & Rope - Little Seeds (NEW WEST)
10. Hailu Mergia & The Dalak Band - Wede Harer Guzo (AWESOME TAPES FROM AFRICA)
11. Brian Jonestown Massacre - Third World Pyramid (A RECORDINGS)
12. Purling Hiss - High Bias (DRAG CITY)
13. Off World - S/T (CONSTELLATION)
14. Tim Presley - The Wink (DRAG CITY)
15. The Olympians - S/T (DAPTONE)
16. 75 Dollar Bill - Wood/Metal/Plastic/Pattern/Rhythm/Rock (THIN WRIST)
17. Factory Floor - 25 25 (DFA)
18. Negativland - Over the Edge Vol 9 The Chopping Channel (Seeland)
19. Weyes Blood - Front Row Seat to Earth (MEXICAN SUMMER)
20. Thee Oh Sees - A Weird Exits (SUB POP)
21. Legendary Stardust Cowboy - Launch Pad Favorites (MUNSTER)
22. NOTS - Cosmetic (GONER)
23. Leonard Cohen - You Want It Darker (COLUMBIA)
24. Goat - Requiem (SUB POP)
25. STRFKR - Being No One, Going Nowhere (POLYVINYL)
26. The Beatles - Live At Hollywood Bowl (APPLE)
27. Cakes Da Killa - Hedonism (RUFFIANS/THIRSTY TIGERS)
28. Duck Baker - Outside (EMANEM)
29. Natural Child - Okey Dokey (NATUAL CHILD RECORDS)
30. Horselords - Interventions (NORTHERN SPY)

Top 5 Adds

A$AP Mob - Cozy Tapes Vol 1 Friends (RCA)
Forth Wanderers - Slop (FATHER/DAUGHTER)
James Chance & The Contortions - The Flesh is Weak (TRUE GROOVE RECORDS)
matt pond PA - Winter Lives (131 RECORDS)
Slotface - Empire Records EP (PROPELLER)

Top 10 World

1. Hailu Mergia & The Dalak Band - Wede Harer Guzo (AWESOME TAPES FROM AFRICA)
2. Mariza – Mundo (NONESUCH)
3. Vieux Kanté – Young Man’s Harp (STERNS)
4. Perujazz – Perujazz (VAMPISOUL)
5. Luisa Maita – Fio de Memoria (CUMBANCHA)
6. Various Artists – Rough Guide to Ethiopian Jazz (WORLD MUSIC NETWORK)
7. Orchestre Poly-Rythmo de Cotonou – Madjafalao (BECAUSE)
8. Takuya Kuroda – Zigzagger (CONCORD)
9. Bitori – Legend of Funana (ANALOG AFRICA)
10. Various Artists – Surinam Funk Force (RUSH HOUR)

Top 10 Jazz

1. Peter Brotzmann/Heather Leigh - Ears Are Filled With Wonder (NOT TWO)
2. Don Cherry/John Tchicai/Irene Schweizer/Leon Francioli/Pierre Favre - Musical Monsters (INTAKT)
3. Duck Baker - Outside (EMANEM)
4. Ivo Perelman/Karl Berger - The Hitchhiker (LEO)
5. Jurg Solothurnmann - A Deeper Season Than Reason According To EE Cummings (Unit)
6. Thomas Heberer/Achim Kaufmann/Ken Filiano - Interstices (NUSCOPE RECORDINGS)
7. New Rumours & Other Noises - The Moonlight Nightcall (CASCO)
8. Rent Romus’ Life’s Blood Ensemble - Rising Colossus (IEDGETONE)
9. Keefe Jackson/Jason Adasiewicz - Rows and Rows (DELMARK)
10. Veryan Weston/Jon Rose/Hannah Marshall - Tuning Out (EMANEM)

Top 10 Experimental

1. Jenny Hval - Blood Bitch (SACRED BONES)
2. 75 Dollar Bill - Wood/Metal/Plastic/Patter/Rhythm/Rock (THIN WRIST)
3. The Caretaker - Everywhere at the End of Time (HISTORY ALWAYS FAVORS THE WINNERS)
4. E-Gone - Advice for Hill Walkers (DEEP WATER ACRES/SUNRISE OCEAN BENDER)
5. Duck Baker - Outside (EMANEM)
6. Inutili - Elves, Red Sprites. Blue Jets (AAGOO)
7. Radion - On Dark Silent Off (THRILL JOCKEY)
8. Off World - 1 (CONSTELLATION)
9. Knives of Spain - Telluric (HAIRY SPIDER LEGS)
10. Ryan Huber - Kholstmer (INAM)

Top 10 RPM

1. Lambchop - FLOTUS (MERGE)
2. Factory Floor - 25 25 (DFA)
3. Off World - 1 (CONSTELLATION)
4. Illum Sphere - Glass (NINJA TUNE)
5. Nicolas Jaar - Sirens (OTHER PEOPLE)
6. friendships - Nullarbor 1988-1989 (MANSION RECORDS)
7. Michael Mayer - & (K7!)
8. Negativland - Over the Edge Vol 9: The Chopping Channel (SEELAND)
9. The Gift feat. Brian Eno - "Love Without Violins" single (LA FOLIE)
10. STS9 - The Universe Inside (1320 RECORDS)

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Thank You!

On behalf of all of us here at Asheville FM, thank you for your support. Our 2016 fall fund drive was a huge success. We surpassed our goal of $15,000! We couldn't have done it without you. We are SO proud to be YOUR community radio station!

Thank you to everyone who made this happen. Thank you to our volunteers who worked tirelessly. Thank you to Firestorm, Standard Pizza, Gypsy Queen, Bonfire BBQ, All Souls Pizza, Crust Never Sleeps, Buxton Hall and the Double Crown for providing food and space. Thank you to most of all to all the listeners who donated. We appreciate your support.

Your donations allow us to do more outreach to get more diverse voices on the air. They enable us to Broadcast more simulcasts, bringing important local events to the Asheville community as they happen. The extra donations above our goal provide a small buffer against unforeseen events. We're an all volunteer station operating fund drive to fund drive on a lean budget. We are proud to serve this community!

Thank you,
103.3 AshevilleFM DJ's, volunteers and board members

Celebrate with Us at the Double Crown Tonight!

Karaoke at 10 pm with KJ Tim-O! Come out and have a blast to support the very worthy cause of our beloved community radio! Asheville 103.3 FM hosts a wide range of unique quality programming for your listening enjoyment. Shows are comprised of everything from vinyl obscurities to politics to jazz to hip hop to experimental interstellar. Asheville FM is a valuable addition to this little city that showcases our local DJs genuine devotion to music, sharing, and the art of radio. This event is wrapping up the Fall Fund Drive and is sure to be a fantastic time.

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AshevilleFM Show and Event Calendar: November 2016

Looking for something to do today, tomorrow, NEXT WEDNESDAY? We want to help you, we can help you. We care. Check out our AshevilleFM Show/Event Calendar HERE! November is a great month for rocking and rolling.

AshevilleFM Charts for the Week Ending October 30, 2016

Asheville FM Charts for the Week Ending October 30, 2016

Top 30

1. Adrian Younge - The Electronique Void: Black Noise (LINEAR LABS)
2. Legendary Stardust Cowboy - Launch Pad Favorites (MUNSTER)
3. Various - Rough Guide to Ethiopian Jazz (WORLD MUSIC NETWORK)
4. Danny Brown - Atrocity Exhibition (WARP)
5. Angel Olsen - My Woman (JAGJAGUWAR)
6. David Bowie - Lazarus (COLUMBIA)
7. Silver Apples - Clinging to a Dream (CHICKEN COUP)
8. The Fall - Live at the Witch Trials (SUPERIOR VIADUCT)
9. The Furr - Human Too (BANDCAMP)
10. Natural Child - Okey Dokey (NATUAL CHILD RECORDS)
11. Duck Baker - Outside (EMANEM)
12. Morricone Youth - Night of the Living Dead (COUNTRY CLUB)
13. Allah-Las - Calico Review (MEXICAN SUMMER)
14. De La Soul - And the Anonymous Nobody (AOI RECORDS)
15. Various - Imaginational Anthem Vol. 8: The Private Press (TOMPKINS SQUARE)
16. Devendra Banhart - Ape in Pink Marble (NONESUCH)
17. Drugdealer - The End of Comedy (WEIRD WORLD)
18. Jurg Solothurnmann - A Deeper Season Than Reason According To EE Cummings (UNIT)
19. Shovels & Rope - Little Seeds (NEW WEST)
20. Thee Oh Sees - A Weird Exits (SUB POP)
21. Dinosaur Jr. - Give a Glimpse of What Yer Not (JAGJAGUWAR)
22. Lox Chatterbox - How to Sell Your Soul (ILLUMINATI KILLERS)
23. Jenny Hval - Blood Bitch (SACRED BONES)
24. Holy Sons - In the Garden (PARTISAN)
25. Takuya Kuroda - Zigzagger (CONCORD)
26. Weyes Blood - Front Row Seat to Earth (MEXICAN SUMMER)
27. Cakes Da Killa - Hedonism (RUFFIANS/THIRSTY TIGERS)
28. Alex Cameron - Jumping the Shark (SECRETLY CANADIAN)
29. Wax Tailor - By Any Beats Necessary (LE PLAN)
30. Itasca - Open to Chance (PARADISE OF BACHELORS)

Top 5 Adds

NxWorries - Yes, Lawd! (STONES THROW)
STRFKR - Being No One, Going Nowhere (POLYVINYL)
Soft Hair - s/t (WEIRD WORLD)
Agnes Obel - Citizen of Glass (PIAS)
Sam Kogon - Psychic Tears (BEYOND BEYOND IS BEYOND)

Top 10 World
1. Various Artists – Rough Guide to Ethiopian Jazz (WORLD MUSIC NETWORK)
2. Orchestre Poly-Rythmo de Cotonou – Madjafalao (BECAUSE)
3. Hailu Mergia & The Dahlak Band - Wede Harer Guzo (AWESOME TAPES FROM AFRICA)
4. Bitori – Legend of Funana (ANALOG AFRICA)
5. Mariza – Mundo (NONESUCH)
6. Various Artists – Surinam Funk Force (RUSH HOUR)
7. Vieux Kanté – Young Man’s Harp (STERNS)
8. Takuya Kuroda – Zigzagger (CONCORD)
9. The Frightnrs – Nothing More to Say (DAPTONE)
10. Alsarah & the Nubatones – Manara (WONDERWHEEL)

Top 10 Jazz

1. Duck Baker - Outside (EMANEM)
2. Jurg Solothurnmann - A Deeper Season Than Reason According To EE Cummings (UNIT)
3. Rent Romus’ Life’s Blood Ensemble - Rising Colossus (EDGETONE)
4. New Rumours & Other Noises - The Moonlight Nightcall (CASCO)
5. Ivo Perelman/Karl Berger - The Hitchhiker (LEO)
6. Keefe Jackson/Jason Adasiewicz - Rows and Rows (DELMARK)
7. Don Cherry/John Tchicai/Irene Schweizer/Leon Francioli/Pierre Favre - Musical Monsters (INTAKT)
8. Peter Brotzmann/Heather Leigh - Ears Are Filled With Wonder (NOT TWO)
9. Veryan Weston/Jon Rose/Hannah Marshall - Tuning Out (EMANEM)
10. Thomas Heberer/Achim Kaufmann/Ken Filiano - Interstices (NUSCOPE RECORDINGS)

Top 10 Experimental

1. The Furr - Human Too (BANDCAMP)
2. Silver Apples - Clinging to a Dream (CHICKEN COOP)
3. Jan St. Werner - Felder (THRILL JOCKEY)
4. Duck Baker - Outside [1977-1983] (EMANEM)
5. Jörg Solothurnmann - A Deeper Season (UNIT RECORDS)
6. MX-80 - So Funny (FEEDING TUBE)
7. Okkyung Lee/Christin Marclay - Amalgam (NORTHERN SPY)
8. Off World - Vol 1 (CONSTELLATION)
9. Knives of Spain - TELLURIC (HAIRY SPIDER LEGS)
10. The Caretaker - Everywhere or the End of Time (HISTORY ALWAYS FAVORS THE WINNERS)

Top 10 RPM

1. Adrian Younge - The Electronique Void: Black Noise (LINEAR LABS)
2. Danny Brown - Atrocity Exhibition (WARP)
3. Silver Apples - Clinging to a Dream (CHICKEN COOP)
4. Morricone Youth - Night of the Living Dead (COUNTRY CLUB)
5. Grumbling Fur - Furfour (THRILL JOCKEY)
6. Zomby - Ultra (HYPERDUB)
7. Oren Ambarchi - Hubris (EDITIONS MEGO)
8. Jan St. Werner - Felder (THRILL JOCKEY)
9. The Caretaker - Everywhere at the End of Time (HISTORY ALWAYS FAVOURS THE WINNERS)
10. 7FO - Water Falls Into a Blank (RVNG INTL)

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