Top 10 records played from Sept. 7 to Sept. 13 on KUCI-FM 88.9; www.kuci.org . Run by volunteer students and community members, the 32-year-old station broadcasts 24 hours a day, seven days a week, from the UC Irvine campus.
1) The New Pornographers, Challengers(Matador)
2) Liars, Liars (Mute)
3) Pinback, Autumn of the Seraphs (Touch & Go)
4) Spoon, Ga Ga Ga Ga Ga(Merge)
5) Dirty Projectors, Rise Above (Dead Oceans)
6) Okkervil River, The Stage Names(Jagjaguwar)
7) Stereo Total, Paris-Berlin(Kill Rock Stars)
8) Various Artists, The Greatest Hits of Gamm (Gamm)
9) Numbers, Now You Are This (Kill Rock Stars)
10) Angels of Light, We Are Him (Young God)
STAFF PICK: Dirty Projectors, Rise Above (Dead Oceans): "Yale dropout Dave Longstreth's constantly fluctuating Dirty Projectors attempts to rerecord Black Flag's Damaged from memory, and it turns out exactly the same . . . except for the choir vocals, flute solos, string sections, jaw-dropping musicianship and sounding like it was recorded by an evolved race of humans 2,000 years in the future." (Kyle Olson, host ofThings That Are Square, Thursdays at 6 p.m.)
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