Chart Analysis March 1, 2016

Amrap Chart Wrap: Eagle & the Wolf and Fascinator Top Community Radio Charts

Amrap Chart Wrap: Eagle & the Wolf and Fascinator Top Community Radio Charts
The Amrap Metro and Amrap Regional Charts provide insight into what’s gaining airplay and attention on community radio. The charts show the Top 10 tracks ordered for airplay by community broadcasters through theAmrap’s AirIt music distribution service. This week sees Eagle & the Wolf (pictured) and Fascinator top the Amrap Regional and Metro Charts.
 
Eagle & the Wolf have jumped eight spots to take #1 in the Amrap Regional Chart with the soul-drenched Americana of Mama, Son and the Holy Ghost. Watch the official film clip as featured via Amrap Pages on station websites including RTR FM Perth, 2XX FM Canberra, as well as 3MDR, Inner FM and Casey Radio in VIC.
 
Fascinator takes the top spot in the Amrap Metro Chart for the second consecutive week with Time to Go having picked up a spot in RTR FM Perth’s Sound Selection. Watch the film clip as featured via Amrap Pages on station websites including Edge Radio Hobart, FBi Radio Sydney, Fleurieu FM in SA, Harvey Community Radio and RTR FM in WA, as well as Triple R and 3MDR in VIC.
 
Mia Dyson has climbed to #2 in the Amrap Regional Chart with Right There. The Melbourne blues singer is featured in Amrap’s AirIt’s Women of Australian Music playlist in celebration of International Womens Day! Dysonhas been no stranger to community radio. Listen here and here to interviews with Radio Adelaide and 2Ser, and more recently an interview with SYN chatting about her latest EP Right Here.
 
The Jezabels are back at #2 in the Amrap Metro Chart, also taking #5 in the Regional stakes with Pleasure Drive. Click here to hear lead singer Hayley Mary discuss their latest album Synthia with Sam Baran for FBi Radio Sydney, as well as their movements in the absence of a tour and the feminist themes behind the release.
 
Perth act Bang Bang Betty & the H-Bombs take #3 in the Amrap Regional Chart with He’s the One. The song has racked up airplay across the country at stations including 8CCC in NT, Radio Mama in WA, 2XX and Artsound FM in ACT, Inner FM, Sunbury Radio and Voice FM in VIC, Burnett River Radio, Noosa Community Radio and Valley FM in QLD, 5ZZZ, 5GTR FM and Coast FM in SA, as well as Northside Radio, TLC FM, Byron Bay FM, 2AIR, 2SEA and Nambucca Valley Radio in NSW.
 
Courtney Barnett takes #3 in the Amrap Metro Chart in her sixth charting week with Three Packs a Day. Watch live footage of Barnett performing the song as featured via Amrap Pages on station websites all over, including2XX FM Canberra, 4ZZZ Brisbane, RTR FM Perth, TYGA FM and Edge Radio in TAS, Triple R, 979 FM and 3MDRin VIC, as well as Triple H FM, Byron Bay FM, 2MCR, 2BOB, 2RRR and Nambucca Valley Radio in NSW.
 
Luke Daniel Peacock enters the Amrap Metro Chart at #4 with Fruits of our Labour. Peacock dropped by the 4ZZZ studios for a chat and a live set on Goldilocks Folk, discussing his new album and community radio background. The song picked up a spot in the 4ZZZ Top 20 music list.
 
Centre and the South take #4 in the Amrap Regional Chart in their third charting week with Take it as it Comes. The rock n roll track has picked up airplay all over at stations including King Island Radio in TAS, WOW FM in SA, Noosa Community Radio and Fraser Coast FM in QLD, Harvey Community Radio, Bunbury Community Radio and Tjuma Pulka FM in WA, as well as 3MGB, 3RPC and Sunraysia Community Radio in VIC.
 
Henry Wagons enters the Amrap Metro Chart at #5 with Santa Fe. Wagons joined Mitch in the 2ser studio, playing the single live to air and chatting about fulfilling his dream of recording in Nashville. Listen back here. Watch the film clip as featured via Amrap Pages on VIC station websites including Triple R, 979 FM and Inner FM.
 
Le Pie is still going strong in the Amrap Regional and Metro Charts, taking #6 and #7 respectively with Up all Night. The Sydney pop singer dropped into her hometown station FBi Radio studio last Thursday, chatting with Dom O’Connor on Arvos and playing the single live-to-air. Listen back here.
 
Flume takes #6 in the Amrap Metro Chart with Never be Like You, feat. Kai. Watch the official video for the song as featured via Amrap Pages on station websites including 4ZZZ in QLD and Port Stephens FM in NSW.
 
Catherine Traicos takes #7 in the Amrap Regional Chart in her fourth charting week with St. Catherine’s Day. Traicos is well acquainted with her local community radio stations, having dropped by Radio Northern Beaches,2Ser, Heritage FM, 2RRR and Northside Radio within the past month. Listen back to her interview and live set on FBi Radio’s In the Pines last week here.
 
Summer Flake is back in the Amrap Metro Chart, taking #8 with Shoot and Score. Listen back to her cool and calm live-to-air performance on FBi Radio Sydney last year, entering the studio straight after Mick Turner and Thurston Moore on Jack off with Jack Shit. Watch the brand new film clip as featured via Amrap Pages on station websites including 3MDR in VIC, 4ZZZ Brisbane and Edge Radio Hobart.
 
Newcastle songwriter Nick Saxon debuts at #9 in the Amrap Regional Chart with Dig Deep. Watch the official film clip starring Saxon’s nephew as featured via Amrap Pages on station websites including 2XX Canberra, and3MDR and North West FM in VIC.
 
Big Bad Echo take #9 in the Amrap Metro Chart with Ice Breaker. Watch the music clip as featured via Amrap Pages on station websites including 4ZZZ Brisbane, FBi Radio in Sydney and 2XX Canberra.
 
Violent Soho enter the Amrap Metro Chart at #10 with Viceroy, having picked up spots in SYN Melbourne’s Sweet 16 new music list and their hometown station 4ZZZ Brisbane’s Top 20. Watch the official film clip as featured via Amrap Pages on station websites including 979 FM in VIC and Triple H FM Sydney.
 
See the full Amrap Charts at www.airit.org.au

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