Chart Analysis May 10, 2016

Amrap Chart Wrap: King Gizz and Client Liaison take the Top Spots in 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 the Amrap’s AirIt music distribution service. This week sees King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard and Client Liaison take the top spots.
 
Client Liaison take #1 in the Amrap Regional Chart, also taking #3 in the Metro Chart with World of Our Love. The track has racked up airplay in every state and territory at stations including King Island Community Radio in TAS, 8CCC in NT, 2XX Canberra, 4ZZZ Brisbane, Noongar Radio, Bunbury Community Radio and 6DBY in WA, Bay FM in QLD, Hills Radio, 5GTR, 5THE FM, Coast FM and Triple Z in SA, 2NVR, 2RRR, 2MIA, 2RDJ, FBi Radio, 2BACR, Bay FM, 2SEA and 2MCR in NSW, as well as 3MGB, 3BBB, North West FM, 3NRG, Hot FM, Inner FM, Mitchell Community Radio and SYN in VIC.
 
King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard hold onto #1 in the Amrap Metro Chart with People-Vultures, having picked up spots in 2ser Sydney’s SERvin’ Up! and 4ZZZ Brisbane’s Top 20 new music lists. Listen to Joey Walker from the band guest programming Be Suburban on PBS FM Melbourne here.
 
Jesse Redwing is going strong in the Amrap Regional Chart, taking #2 with Crawlin’ up the Walls. Watch the music video here for the modern blues tune as featured on Amrap Pages, and on stations websites such as 2xx Canberra, FBi Radio Sydney, 4ZZZ Brisbane and Tyga FM in TAS.
 
Major Leagues take #2 in the Amrap Metro Chart for the second week running with Someone Sometime having picked up a spot in 4ZZZ Brisbane’s Top 20. Watch the official film clip for the pop single as featured via Amrap Pages on station websites including 4ZZZ Brisbane, RTR FM Perth, 3MDR and Triple R in VIC, as well as FBi Radio, Triple H FM, 2RRR and Bay FM in NSW.
 
Soul/pop songstress Natalia re-enters the Amrap Regional Chart at #3 with What You Do That For. Watch a live performance of the song as featured via Amrap Pages on Inner FM in VIC and 2XX FM Canberra’s station websites. The track has racked up additional airplay all over at stations including ArtSound FM in ACT, City Park Radio in TAS, Tjuma Pulka FM and Twin Cities Radio in WA, Coast FM and 5GTR in SA, 3RPC, 3WBC, 3WAY, and North West FM in VIC, Valley FM, Radio 4YOU, Noosa Community Radio, Coast FM and Bay FM in QLD, as well as Eastside Radio, Highland FM, Monaro FM, Radio Dungog, 2MCE, Nambucca Valley Radio, Valley FM, 2GLF and Northside Radio in NSW.
 
GL enter the Amrap Metro Chart at #4 with Grip having picked up a spot in FBi Radio Sydney’s new music list. The Melbourne duo are set to play as part of a Women in Electronic Music showcase, presented by FBi Click as part of Vivid Festival.
 
Christine Jane has climbed to #4 in the Amrap Regional Chart with In this Night. Christine is no stranger to community radio, having dropped by Eastside Radio in Sydney to guest host Celluloid Dreams. Watch the music video for In this Night as featured on Amrap Pages on 2XX Canberra and Inner FM in VIC’s station websites.
 
Hockey Dad  enter the Amrap Metro Chart at #5, also taking #8 in the Amrap Regional Chart with So Tired. The upbeat track has racked up airplay across the country at stations including Twin Cities Radio in WA, SYN Melbourne, FBi Radio Sydney, Fraser Coast FM in QLD, King Island Community Radio in TAS, Alex FM and Hills Radio in SA, Sunraysia Community Radio, Inner FM and 3NRG in VIC, as well as Valley FM, 2EAR and 2MCR in NSW.
 
Cathy Menezes debuts at #5 in the Amrap Regional Chart with Waves of Seven. The soulful single has amassed airplay Australia-wide at stations including 5ZZZ in SA, Noosa Community Radio and Fraser Coast FM in QLD, 3RPC, Yarra Valley FM and 3MGB in VIC, as well as Monaro FM, 2BACR, Yass FM, Eastside Radio and Highland FM in NSW.
 
Brisbane’s Sahara Beck takes #6 in the Amrap Metro Chart in her third charting week with Spinning Time, having picked up a spot in 4ZZZ Brisbane’s Top 20 new music list. Sahara dropped by her hometown station 4ZZZ for a catch up with Remy and Clare on Girls Can Tell. Listen back here.
 
Tracy McNeil & the GoodLife enter the Amrap Regional Chart at #6 with Paradise. The band recently stopped by Twang on Triple R Melbourne for a live performance and interview, chatting about launching the single and their last trip to the States.
 
Mt. Mountain debuts at #7 in the Amrap Metro Chart with Freida, having picked up PBS FM Feature Record. Listen to Tom, Glenn and Brendan from the band, chatting with Maddy MacFarlane on PBS FM’s Homebrew.

Lupa J joins the ranks of the Amrap Regional Chart at #7 with Numb. Listen back to Lupa’s appearance on SYN Melbourne’s The Hoist, chatting about shaving her head for World’s Greatest Shave. Watch a live performance of the textured track as featured via Amrap Pages on station websites including Inner FM in VIC, RTR FM Perth, FBi Radio Sydney, 4ZZZ Brisbane, as well as 2GLF and 2RRR in NSW.
 
Marville takes #9 in the Amrap Metro Chart with 9-Iron having picked up a spot in their hometown station 4ZZZ Brisbane’s Top 20 new music list. Listen to their interview with The J Spot on the same station. The track has racked up additional airplay at stations including 4ZZZ Brisbane, SYN Melbourne, Bunbury Community Radio in WA, Valley FM in QLD, Alex FM and Hills Radio in SA, as well as Radio Dungog, 2SSR, 2SEA, 2MIA and 2MCR in NSW, and 3RPP, Inner FM, Voice FM, Southern FM, Phoenix FM and 3RPC  in VIC.
 
See the full Amrap Charts at www.airit.org.au

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