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Stinkweeds’ Top 10: July 15-22

Here’s the top sellers at Stinkweeds for the week of July 15-22.

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1. The Hold Steady – Stay Positive (Vagrant)
2. Beck – Modern Guilt (DGC)
3. Sigur Ros – Med Sud I Eyrum Vid Spilum Endalaust (XL)
4. Fleet Foxes – s/t (Sub Pop) // MP3: White Winter Hymnal
5. Wolf Parade – At Mount Zoomer (Sub Pop) // MP3: Language City
6. Melvins – Nude With Boots (Ipecac)
7. Hercules and Love Affair – s/t (DFA)
8. Daedelus – Love to Make Music To (Ninja Tune) // MP3: Touchtone
9. Earlimart – Hymn and Her (Shout Factory) // MP3: Song For
10. Patti Smith/Kevin Shields – Coral Sea (Pask)

ALSO: If you’re interested in picking up either the Fleet Foxes ($7.99) or Wolf Parade album ($5.99), check out Amazon’s sale on the Sub Pop catalog. (FYI, that is not a commissioned link, so click away!)

Stinkweeds’ Top 10: June 22-28

I’m going to try to keep up with the folks over at Stinkweeds – and hopefully a couple other local retailers – on a regular basis to see what their top-selling albums each week are.

I’d like to point out I was partially responsible for Nos. 2 and 3, both of which I purchased on vinyl last week. In a sign that my consumer habits are changing, I actually had the Wolf Parade CD in hand until I realized I’d get free mp3 downloads with the vinyl and the awesome artwork in a bigger size, to boot. (For more on that topic, visit Bows + Arrows.)

Otherwise, I own only one other record from this list (Evil Urges), though I do have the Silver Jews record on my to-buy list.

Stinkweeds’ Top 10 sellers for the week of June 22-28:

1. Sigur RosMed Sud I Eyrum Vid Spilum Endalaust (XL)
2. Fleet Foxes – s/t (Sup Pop) // MP3: White Winter Hymnal
3. Wolf ParadeAt Mount Zoomer (Sub Pop)
4. My Morning JacketEvil Urges (ATO)
5. NotwistThe Devil, You and Me (Domino)
6. Hercules and Love Affair – s/t (DFA)
7. King Khan & the ShrinesSupreme Genius (Vice) // MP3: Torture
8. Silver JewsLookout Mountain, Lookout Sea (Drag City) // MP3: Strange Victory, Strange Defeat
9. Love as LaughterHoly (Epic)
10. Plants and AnimalsParc Avenue (Secret City)