Nos. 1 and 2 remain unchanged this week, with Fleet Foxes and the Beastie Boys staying firmly in place. But the latest addition to the top 3 is Rome, a spaghetti western-themed collaboration between Italian composer Daniele Luppi and Athens, Georgia-based producer/copyright snuffer Danger Mouse that features guest vocals from Norah Jones and Jack White.
It’s baby-faced quintet Givers, from Lafayette, Louisiana, who strike hard at Radio 200: it’s debut record In Light makes a blazing debut at No. 29 and just mere inches behind the young southerners is the well-established dance-rockers Art Brut, debuting at No. 30.
Former CMJ NMR cover artist and electronic producer Daedelus lays claim to RPM while the other genre charts are left with the same benevolent ruler from last week (those being Red Fang, Atmosphere, Rebirth Brass Band and Femi Kuti).