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  The New Afternoon Show - Top 89.1 of 2009

Compiled by: 

Jonathan Gean (Co-Producer/Host/Music Director); Jonathan Williger (Co-Producer/Host/Program Director); Kayla Cohen (Music Director/co-producer Winter/Spring & current Host)

1. 39 Clocks - Zoned (De Stijl)

2. A Handful of Dust - Panegyric (Nextbestway)

3. Amen Dunes - Dia (Locust)

4. Alasdair Roberts - Spoils ( Drag City )

5. Animal Collective - Merriweather Post Pavilion, Fall Be Kind (Domino)

6. Bassholes -...And Without A Name ( Columbus Discount)

7. Beirut - March of the Zapotec (Pompeii/Ba Da Bing!)

8. Bill Callahan - Sometimes I Wish We Were An Eagle ( Drag City )

9. Black Dice - Repo (Paw Tracks), Eric Copeland  - Alien In A Garbage Dump (Paw Tracks)

10. Black To Comm - Alphabet 1968 (Type)

11. Blank Dogs - The Fields (Woodsist)

12. Blues Control - Local Flavor (Siltbreeze)

13. Brilliant Colors - Introducing (Slumberland)

14. Camera Obscura - My Maudlin Career (4AD)

15. Cave - Psychic Psummer (Important)

16. City Center - City Center (Type)

17. Comet Gain - Broken Record Players (What’s Your Rupture?)

18. Desolation Wilderness - New Universe (K)

19. Doronco Gumo - Old Punks ( Holy Mountain )

20. Eat Skull - Wild and Inside (Siltbreeze)

21. Emeralds - What Happened (No Fun), S/T (Wagon)

22. Evangelista - Prince of Truth (Constellation)

23. Fever Ray - Fever Ray (Mute)

24. Gala Drop - Gala Drop (Self-released)

25. Girls - Album (True Panther Sounds)

26. Gods Gift - Pathology 1979-1984 (Hyped 2 Death)

27. Grizzly Bear - Veckatimest (Warp)

28. Group Bombino - Guitars From Agadez Vol. 2 (Sublime Frequences)

29. Headdress - Lunes (No Quarter)

30. Home Blitz - Out of Phase (Richie)

31. Ilyas Ahmed - Goner (Root Strata)

32. Inca Ore - Silver Sea Surfer School (Acuarela/Not Not Fun)

33. Jackie O Motherfucker - Ballads of the Revolution (Fire)

34. James Blackshaw - The Glass Bead Game (Young God)

35. James Ferraro - Discovery/Clear ( Holy Mountain ), CITRAC (Arbor)

36. Jandek - Hasselt Saturday (Corwood)

37. Jesu - Opiate Sun (Caldo Verde)

38. Julianna Barwick - Florine (Self-released)

39. Julie Doiron - I Can Wonder What You Did With Your Day (Jagjaguwar)

40. Kiila – Tuota Tuota (Fonal)

41. Kurt Vile - Childish Prodigy (Matador)

42. Kuupuu - Lumen Tahden (Time-Lag)

43. Little Claw - Human Taste (Ecstatic Peace!/Not Not Fun)

44. Magik Markers - Balf Quarry ( Drag City )

45. Marissa Nadler - Little Hells (Kemado)

46. Mattress - Low Blows (self-released)

47. Mika Miko - We Be Xuxa (PPM)

48. Mirrors - Something That Would Never Do (Violet Times)

49. Mountains - Choral (Thrill Jockey)

50. NASA - Boogie Chillin Too Heavy (Does Are)

51. Night Control - Death Control (Kill Shaman)

52. Noveller - Red Rainbows (No Fun)

53. Nudge - As Good As Gone (Kranky)

54. Oneohtrix Point Never - Rifts (No Fun)

55. Oren Ambarchi – Intermission 2000-2008 (Touch)

56. Patrick Cowley and Jorge Saccaras - Catholic (Micro)

57. Real Estate - Real Estate (Woodsist)

58. Rusted Shut - Dead (Load)

59. Samara Lubelski - Future Slip (Ecstatic Peace!)

60. Silk Flowers - Silk Flowers (PPM), As Above So Below (Captured Tracks)

61. Social Junk - Born Into It (Digitalis)

62. Starving Weirdos - Into An Energy (Bo' Weavil)

63. Sunn 0)) - Monoliths and Dimensions (Southern Lord)

64. Talk Normal - Sugarland (Rare Book Room)

65. The Clientele - Bonfires On The Heath (Merge)

66. The Dirty Projectors - Bitte Orca (Domino)

67. The Fresh & Onlys - Grey-Eyed Girls (Woodsist), Self Titled (Castle Face)

68. Tor Lundvall - Sleeping and Hiding (Dais)

69. Thee Oh Sees - Dog Poison (Captured Tracks), Help (In the Red)

70. The Hunches - Exit Dreams (In The Red)

71. The Pains of Being Pure At Heart - S/T (Slumberland)

72. These Are Powers - All Aboard Future (Dead Oceans)

73. Tim Olive - The Specialist (EM)

74. Times New Viking - Born Again Revisited (Matador)

75. Tiny Vipers - Life On Earth (Sub Pop)

76. To Kill A Petty Bourgeoisie - Marlone (Kranky)

77. Twin Stumps - Twin Stumps (Dais)

78. Tyvek - Tyvek (Siltbreeze)

79. V/A - The World's Lousy With Ideas Vol. 8 (Almost Ready)

80. V/A - An Anthology of Chinese Experimental Music (Sub Rosa )

81. V/A - Crows of the World Vol. 2 (Last Visible Dog)

82. V/A - Fire in My Bones ( Tompkins Square )

83. V/A - Rocky Mountain Low: The Colorado Musical Underground Of The Late 1970s (Hyperpycnal)

84. Vivian Girls - Everything Goes Wrong (In The Red)

85. Wicked Witch - Chaos: 1978-86 (EM)

86. Woods - Songs of Shame (Shrimper)

87. Yoga - Megafauna ( Holy Mountain )

88. Zero Boys - Vicious Circle (Secretly Canadian)

89. Zomby - Where Were U In '92 (Werkdiscs)

89.1. Cheveu - Like A Deer In the Headlights 7" (Born Bad)


The New Afternoon Show staff would like to thank all the artists who stopped by for live performances, guest DJ sets, and interviews.  We'd also like to thank all record labels, program sponsors, and listeners, for their continued support throughout 2009.

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