Top 10 records played from April 20 to April 26 at KUCI-FM 88.9 and www.kuci.org. KUCI broadcasts 24 hours a day, seven days per week from the UC Irvine campus. On the air for more than 32 years, KUCI is run by student volunteers and community members.
1) Calvin Johnson and the Sons of the Soil, Calvin Johnson and the Sons of the Soil (K)
2) Joanna Newsom, Joanna Newsom and the Ys Street BandEP (Drag City)
3) The Blow, Poor Aim: Love Songs (K)
4) Wax Tailor, Hope & Sorrow (Decon)
5) Amon Tobin, The Foley Room (Ninja Tune)
6) Blonde Redhead, 23 (4AD)
7) Charlotte Gainsbourg, 5:55 (Vice/Atlantic)
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8) Dntel, Dumb Luck (Sub Pop)
9) CocoRosie, The Adventures of Ghosthorse and Stillborn (Touch & Go)
10) J Dilla, Ruff Draft (Stones Throw)
STAFF PICK:Jacob Borshard, Songs for a Small Stereo/The Last Brontosaurus (self-released): "Hyper-adorable and intensely endearing twee-pop as performed on a ukulele, the song 'Grass Stains' is so hot it gives me a Borshard-on. ZING! Bonus: both albums are available for free download at www.creebobby.com." (Kyle Olson, music director)