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WKNC DJs’ Top Albums of 2015!

MakattackAfterhours


1. Parov Stelar – The Demon Diaries
2. ProleteR – Tribute to the Classics vol.1
3. Kognitif – Soul Food
4. Pogo – Kindred Shadow
5. GRiZ – Chasing the Golden Hour pt. 1

The CaptainSpecialty (That Emo Show/Two Guys, A Lot of Tapping)

1. Turnover – Peripheral Vision
2. The World Is A Beautiful Place And I Am No Longer Afraid To Die – Harmlessness
3. Turnstile – Nonstop Feeling
4. Rozwell Kid – Good Graphics EP
5. Diamond Youth – Nothing Matters

Blue JayUnderground

1. Kendrick Lamar – To Pimp A Butterfly
2. Mac Demarco – Another One
3. Mac Miller – GO:OD AM
4. Future – DS2
5. What A Time To Be Alive – Drake and Future

Alex the GreatIndie Rock


1. Sleater-Kinney – No Cities To Love
2. Sound and Color – Alabama Shakes
3. Guy Garvey – Courting the Squall
4. Bjork – Vulnicara
5. Beach House – Depression Cherry

Outback JakehouseAfterhours

1. Oneohtrix Point Never – Garden of Delete
2. Jamie xx – In Colour
3. Jeff Rosenstock – We Cool?
4. Vince Staples – Summertime ‘06
5. Igloo Ghost – Chinese Nu Yr

Wizard DrAmericana, Blues & Co.


1. Quarterbacks- Quarterbacks
2. Elvis Depressedly- New Alhambra
3. The Honeycutters- Me Oh My
4. Ryley Walker- Primrose Green
5. Meg Baird- Don’t Weigh Down The Light

DJ SoulwoodJazz

1. Snarky Puppy – Sylva
2. Chris Potter Underground – Imaginary Cities
3. Shaun Martin – 7 Summers
4. Diana Krall – Wallflower
5.Terri Lyne Carrington – Love and Soul

DJ LEANAfterhours

1. Glass Animals – ZABA
2. Emily King – The Switch
3. Flying Lotus – You’re Dead!
4. Shlohmo – Dark Red
5. Gavin Turek – You’re Invited (Produced by Tokimonsta)

William the ConquerorIndy-Rock

1. Joanna Newsom – Divers
2. Julia Holter – Have You in My Wilderness
3. Oneohtrix Point Never – Garden of Delete
4. Mount Eerie – Sauna
5. Sufjan Stevens – Carrie and Lowell

galpalIndi Rok


1. Lilys- Eccsame The Photon Band (reissue)
2. Beach House- Thank Your Lucky Stars
3. Wolf Alice- My Love Is Cool
4. Elementals- I’m Not Here, I’m Not Real
5. Girls Names- Arms Around A Vision

DJ Vuindie
1. The Smiths- The Smiths
2. Modest Mouse- Build Nothing Out of Something
3.Flake Music- When You Land Here it’s Time to Return
4. Belle and Sebastian – Tiger Milk
5. Andrew Jackson Jihad- People Who Can Eat People Are the Luckiest People in the World

kub scoutindie

1. sufjan stevens – carrie & lowell
2. father john misty – i love you, honeybear
3. kamasi washington – the epic
4. julia holter – have you in my wilderness
5. sheer mag – II

DadIndie Rock


1. Heems – Eat. Pray. Thug
2. Hop Along – Painted Shut
3. Ducktails – St. Catherine
4. Daddy Issues – Fuck Marry Kill
5. Screaming Females – Rose Mountain
6. Tame Impala – Currents

DJ CoucouWorld Music


1. Leon Bridges – Coming Home
2. Liniker – Cru
3. Christian Scott – Stretch Music (Introducing Elena Pinderhughes)
4. Lion Babe – Where Do We Go
5. Sages Comme Des Savages – Largue La Peau

en-decayafterhours


1. Empress Of – Me
2. Mura Masa – Someday Somewhere
3. Shlohmo – Dark Red
4. Sam Gellaitry – Short Stories
5. DJ Paypal – Sold Out

Granma KaraIndie & Local

1. Lord Huron – Strange Trails
2. Alabama Shakes – Sound & Color
3. Tame Impala – Currents
4. The Internet – Ego Death
5. Triptides – Azur
Honorable Mention: Namika – Nador

Nick W.

1. N.Lannon- Falling Inside
2. Wavves- V
3. Ratatat- Magnifique
4. Caravan Palace- <|°_°|>
5. Sheer Mag- 11 7"

Muta Afterhours 


1. Purity Ring – another eternity
2. August Burns Red – Found In Far Away Places
3. Jamie XX – In Colour
4. Time Impala – Currents
5. Ackryte & J-Von – Raw Sheew

DJ Iron Mic Underground

No particular order:
1. A$AP Rocky – At Long Last A$AP
1. Vince Staples – Summer 06
1. Joey Bada$$ – B4.da.$$
1. Ghostface Killa & BADBADNITGOOD – Sour Soul
1. Gangrene – You Disgust Me

Three Bears


1. Lightning Bolt – Fantasy Empire
2. Makthaverskan – Witness
3. James Place – Living on Superstition
4. THE CALM LANDS – S/T
5. Whatever Brains – ____ ((hasn’t been officially released yet because of “equal blame to poseurs and the department of homeland security.” was meant to come out 11/20))

JuneauAfterhours

1. Jme – Integrity>
2. Kendrick Lamar – To Pimp a Butterfly
3. A$AP Rocky – AT.LONG.LAST.A$AP
4. Wiley – Snakes and Ladders
5. Travi$ Scott – Rodeo

Just DamienIndie Rock

1. Panda Bear- Panda Bear Meets the Grim Reaper
2. Superhumanoid- Do You Feel Ok
3. Deer Hunter- Fading Frontier
4. Tame Impala- Currents
5. US Girls- Half Free

DJ WhatsherfacePost rock and Daytime

1. Joanna Newsom- Divers
2. Alex G – Trick
3. Caspian- Dust and Disquiet
4. Ought- sun coming down
5. Hop Along – painted shut

Voyager 3Daytime


1. Empress Of – Me
2. BØRNS – Dopamine
3. Tame Impala – Currents
4. Natalie Prass – Natalie Prass
5. Neon Indian – Vega Intl. Night School

DJ will.im.notUnderground

1. Kendrick Lamar – to pimp a butterfly
2. Jamie xx – in colour
3. Vince staples – summertime 06
4. Beach house – depression cherry
5. FKA Twigs – M3LL155X

JB Indie


1. Tame Impala – Currents
2. Father John Misty – I Love You, Honeybear
3. Jamie xx – In Colour
4. Neon Indian – VEGA INTL. Night School
5. Knxwledge – Hud Dreems

DJ Cancel & MCMCCanto De Lobos

1. Victor Manuelle – Que Suenen Los Tambores
2. Diamante Eléctrico – B
3. Carla Morison – Amor Supremo
4. Brasil – Sudamerica
5. Los Masters Plus – Adelante

Mattador Indy Rock


1. Diet Cig – Over Easy
2. Colleen Green – I Want To Grow Up
3. Lonnie Walker – Earth Canals
4. Sheer Mag – II
5. Alex G – Trick

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Our Recurring Favorites 

Tame Impala – Currents
Jamie xx – In Color
Beach House – Depression Cherry & Thank Your Lucky Stars
Kendrick Lamar – To Pimp A Butterfly
Sheer Mag – ll 

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Saturday’s Hopscotch Photo Highlights

Thefacesblur – Kings Barcade

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Less Western – Deep South

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Boulevards – CAM Raleigh

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Drippy Inputs – Kings Barcade

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River Whyless – Tir na nOg

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Ian William Craig – Fletcher Opera Theater

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Hanz – CAM Raleigh

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Choked Out – Kings Barcade

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Sheer Mag – Slim’s

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Clark – Kings Barcade

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Godflesh – Lincoln Theater

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