Chart Analysis January 11, 2016

Amrap Chart Wrap: Gooch Palms and Krista Pav & the Social Fabric Top Community Radio Charts

Amrap Chart Wrap: Gooch Palms and Krista Pav & the Social Fabric 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 ten tracks ordered for airplay by community broadcasters through the Amrap’s AirIt music distribution service. Our first week back in 2016 sees The Gooch Palms and Krista Pav & the Social Fabric Top Community Radio Charts. 

The Gooch Palms have jumped to #1 in the Amrap Metro Chart with the energetic single Tiny Insight, having picked up spots in SYN Melbourne’s Sweet 16 and 4ZZZ Brisbane’s Top 20. Watch the official video featuring footage from their new home on the road in the USA as featured via Amrap Pages on station websites including FBi Radio Sydney, Edge Radio Hobart and Harvey Community Radio in WA.

Krista Pav & the Social Fabric have moved up to #1 in the Amrap Regional Chart with Down Town, also taking #6 in the Amrap Metro Chart. The track has received airplay at stations across the country including 2XX and ArtSound in Canberra, Fraser Coast FM and 4EB in QLD, 5GTR and Fleurieu FM in SA, Voice FM, 3RPC, 3NRG and Inner FM in VIC, as well as Radio Skid Row, Monaro FM, 2MCE, Port Stephens FM, Yass FM,  2WAY FM, 2AIR FM and Nambucca Valley Radio in NSW.

Dorsal Fins take #2 in the Amrap Metro Chart with the synth-laden Heart on the Floor, having picked up spots in 4ZZZ Brisbane’s Top 20 and FBi Radio Sydney’s New Music list. Watch the official video for the track as featured via station websites including 4ZZZ Brisbane, Triple R Melbourne, and 2RRR and FBi Radio Sydney.

Bag Raiders take #2 in the Amrap Regional Chart with Friend Inside. The track has received airplay all over at stations including 4EB in QLD, Gove FM and CAAMA Radio in NT, Hills Radio and 5THE FM in SA, 3MGB, 3MDR, Mitchell Community Radio, 3ZZZ, UG FM, 3WAY FM, and 3WBC in VIC, as well as Braidwood Community Radio, 2SEA, Northside Radio, 2RDJ and Valley FM and Coast FM in NSW.

Sparrows have climbed to #3 in the Amrap Metro Chart with On your Own, having picked up a spot in FBi Radio Sydney’s New Music list. Watch her lovely animated official film clip for the song as featured via Amrap Pages on station websites including 4ZZZ Brisbane, Edge Radio Hobart, 3MDR and Alpine Radio in VIC, as well as 2MCR, Triple H, FBi Radio and 2RRR in NSW.

Bearfoot take #3 in the Amrap Regional Chart with Impolite. Watch footage of Bearfoot chatting with Kristie Moore on Noosa Community Radio’s Original Harvest about the formation of the band, and playing live-to-air.

Brisbane hip hop starlet Mallrat has taken #8 in the Amrap Metro Chart with Sunglasses having picked up positions in 4ZZZ Brisbane’s Top 20 and SYN Melbourne’s Sweet 16. Watch the humorous clip for the song as featured via Amrap Pages on station websites including Triple R Melbourne, Edge Radio Hobart, Harvey Community Radio in WA, 2RRR and FBi Radio in Sydney, as well as her hometown station 4ZZZ Brisbane.

Francesca de Valence has entered the Amrap Regional Chart at #5 with Own Self. Listen to her interview on Queer Radio with Blair and Sharon on 4ZZZ, discussing her new album and a songwriting club she founded that has become an international platform for songwriters. Watch the music video as featured via TYGA FM in TAS and North West FM in VIC ’s station websites.

Banoffee held onto #7 in the Amrap Metro Chart with the textural single Body Suit, having picked up spots in SYN Melbourne’s Sweet 16 and FBi Radio Sydney’s New Music list. Listen to her interview on Triple R’s Breaking and Entering and watch this live clip of her lighting up Triple R Melbourne’s performance space last year.

Tara Carragher debuts at #6 in the Amrap Regional Chart with Wicked World. Listen to her catch up with Ian from Breakfast on Radio Adelaide, chatting about her single launch and performing the song live-to-air. Watch the film clip as featured on Fraser Coast FM in QLD’s station website.

The Woodland Hunters enter the Amrap Metro Chart at #10 with If you Want to Wear that Crown. Watch a live performance clip of the song as featured via Amrap Pages on Triple R Melbourne’s station website.

See the full Amrap Charts at www.airit.org.au

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