Chart Analysis December 15, 2015

Amrap Chart Wrap: Squarehead and Emma Louise Top Community Radio Charts

Amrap Chart Wrap: Squarehead and Emma Louise 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 the Amrap’s AirIt music distribution service. This week sees Squarehead and Emma Louise Top Community Radio Charts.

Squarehead debut at #1 in the Amrap Metro Chart with the layered single Citamenic, having picked up a spot in SYN Melbourne’s Sweet 16 new music list. The track has racked up further airplay at stations including Triple R Melbourne, Noongar Radio in WA, FBi Radio and River FM in NSW, as well as 5THE FM and Three D Radio in SA.

Emma Louise has held onto #1 in the Amrap Regional Chart for the third week running with Underflow. The track has picked up spots in SYN Melbourne’s Sweet 16 and the Edge Radio Hobart Recommends new music lists. The track has received additional airplay at stations including 5GTR FM in SA, Switch 1197, Valley FM, Triple T and 4YOU in QLD, Twin Cities Radio in WA, 3MGB, Inner FM, Voice FM, NRG FM, 979 FM, 3RPC and 3WAY FM in VIC, as well as Port Stephens FM, 2SSR, Bay FM, Yass FM and TLC FM in NSW.

Tkay Maidza is back in the Amrap Metro Chart at #2 with Ghost having picked up spots in SYN Melbourne’s Sweet 16, Edge Radio Hobart Recommends and FBi Radio Sydney’s new music lists. Watch the film clip for the song as featured via Amrap Pages on station websites including Edge Radio Hobart, Triple R Melbourne as well as FBi Radio, Triple H, 2XX and Bay FM in NSW.

Bearfoot have entered the Amrap Regional Chart at #2 with Impolite. The band dropped into Noosa Community Radio to chat with Kristie Moore on Original Harvest. The track has received airplay all over at stations including Tyga FM in TAS, Harvey Community Radio and Twin Cities FM in WA, Valley FM in QLD, 2BOB Radio, 2SEA and Northside Radio in NSW as well as Mountain District Radio, 3WBC, NRG FM and Yarra Valley FM in VIC.

Mezko have climbed to #3 in the Amrap Metro Chart with Journey’s End having picked up a spot in FBi Radio Sydney’s New Music List. Watch the official film clip for the galactic track featured via Amrap Pages on station websites including FBi Radio Sydney, Harvey Community Radio in WA and 4ZZZ Brisbane. The band also dropped into the FBi Radio studio to spin tracks and have a yarn with Nick Hollins on Telepath.

Marlon Williams continues his solid run in both the Amrap Regional and Metro Charts taking #3 and #9 respectively with Hello Miss Lonesome. Listen to his recent interview on FBi Radio Sydney’s Jack Off with Jack Shit, featuring a live performance of an original number and a cover of The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face. Watch a live rendition of the single as featured on Mystery Train on Byron Bay FM’s Amrap Page.

Luca Brasi takes #4 in the Amrap Metro Chart with Aeroplane having picked up a spot in SYN Melbourne’s Sweet 16 new music list. Watch a live performance of the track as featured via Amrap Pages on station websites including Bay FM in NSW, Edge Radio Hobart, 4ZZZ Brisbane, 979 FM in VIC and Harvey Community Radio in WA. 

Krista Polvere takes #4 in the Amrap Regional Chart with the rollicking single Shut Up and Ride. Listen to her interview on Triple R Melbourne’s Vital Bits, having a chat and playing a couple of songs live to air. Watch the music video as featured via station websites including 4ZZZ Brisbane and Nambucca Valley Radio and Triple H in NSW  in VIC.

Tom Dockray & The Dockadoodledoos have entered the Amrap Regional Chart at #5 with When There’s No One Left To Blame. Listen to Tom’s interview with Acid Country on PBS FM.

Boy and Bear take #6 in the Amrap Metro Chart, joining the ranks with their percussive pop single Limit of Love. Watch an acoustic live performance of the song as featured via Amrap Pages including the national CRN program HomeBrew Radio, 4ZZZ Brisbane, Bay FM and Port Stephens FM in NSW, and North West FM and 979 FM in VIC.

Former Newcastle-based duo The Gooch Palms have entered the Amrap Metro Chart at #7 with Tiny Insight having picked up a spot in SYN Melbourne’s Sweet 16 new music list. Listen to their live set on Triple R Melbourne’s Neon Sunset, recorded earlier this year. Watch the official film clip for the energetic single, featuring footage from their new home on the road in the USA on station websites including 4ZZZ Brisbane, Triple R Melbourne and Harvey Community Radio in WA.

Boo Seeka have squeezed into the Amrap Metro Chart at #10 with Fool. Listen to Ben from the band chatting with Lauren and Holly from The Hoist on SYN Melbourne about how they formed and their experiences touring Europe. Watch the official film clip for the song as featured via Amrap Pages on station websites including Bay FM and 2RRR in NSW.

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

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