Stories by Russ Borris

WFUV And The Alternate Side CMJ Showcase Wrap Up

WFUV and The Alternate Side's CMJ showcase and live broadcast at the Living Room last night was a resounding success, with compelling, strong sets from  Indians, Savoir Adore, Wax Poetic and Little Green Cars. Missed the broadcast? Llsten to highlights from the night this Thursday, October 18, from 9-11a on 91.5 WNYE and again this Friday night, October 19, on The Alternate Side on FUV from 10p-midnight. After the jump, WFUV and TAS host Russ Borris reflects on the evening; videos to follow soon.

The TAS Top 20 For The Week Ending October 21

Two local bands, Freelance Whales and our CMJ showcase friends Savoir Adore, debut on the TAS Top 20 while a dominant Dinosaur Jr. brings a Jurassic mood to the album chart.

The TAS Top 20 For The Week Ending October 14

Woodstock dweller A.C. Newman and Perth's Tame Impala make strong TAS Top 20 debuts while Dinosaur Jr. thunders to the peak of the album chart.

The TAS Top 20 For The Week Ending October 7

 Matt and Kim storm onto the TAS Top 20 with Lightning while Divine Fits don't need a tantrum to get to No. 1 on the album chart.

The TAS Top 20 For The Week Ending September 30

The Mountain Goats gambol onto the TAS Top 20 while Grizzly Bear still roams the peak of this week's album chart.

The TAS Top 20 For The Week Ending September 23

Bob Mould and Two Door Cinema Club segue onto the TAS Top 20 while Divine Fits shadow Cat Power's Sun and climb to the peak of the chart.

The TAS Top 20 For The Week Ending September 16

Stars shine and Animal Collective measure the frequency on the TAS Top 20 while Grizzly Bear lumber to peak of the album chart.

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