010563bdcc8c49ad9e1521be792e59fd.1000x1000x1Robert England

Gooood morning everybody!

Papa Roach “Help” is #1^ again for the 4th consecutive week, up 37 spins.  Jumping 4 to 2^, Starset “Monster,” up a whopping 218 spins.  Track sales are up again, 5% this week of 4,700.  Rate the Music #2 men 18-24, #4 men overall, #2 people 18-34, #3 people 25-34.  New power rotation at KDJE.  If you don’t have Starset in power yet, make that move and let’s get the band their first #1 single.  3^ is Seether “Let You Down,” up 126 spins.  Strong track sales again this week, over 1150.  New power rotations at WFXH, WFTK, KAZR, KLAQ, WXNX and many more.  Scooting from 7 to 5^, Mastodon “Show Yourself.”  The track is up 48 spins.  

6^ is Incubus “Nimble Bastard,” up 35 spins.  Moving a notch to 8^, Volbeat “Black Rose,” featuring Danko Jones.  The track is up 116 spins.  Moving a notch to #9, Skillet “Back From the Dead.”

Moving a notch to #11, Through Fire “Breathe.”  If you’re a straggler and you’re not playing “Breathe,” then your face must be turning blue. Let’s break this one and move it up in rotation this week. Moving a notch to 12^, All That Remains “Madness.”  New power rotation at WXQR.  The album, “Madness,” is in stores this Friday.  See the band at all the big upcoming festivals, including dates with Five Finger Death Punch and Korn.  Moving 15 to 13^, Avenged Sevenfold “God Damn,” up 41 spins.  New airplay at WXZZ.  New upward rotation move at WTPT.  Moving 18 to 15^, Missio “Middle Finger,” up 63 spins.

Making at major jump from 25 to 16^, As Lions “Aftermath,” (which means that you can go out and play after math.)  The track is up 155 spins.  New airplay at WXNX, WDHA, WQXA, KATT and KMRQ.   New adds at press time, WBYR and WTPT.  This is a great story.  Be part of it and make sure to listen again this week.  Moving a notch to 18^, Avatar “New Land.”  The band was recently nominated for the 15th annual Metal Hammer Golden Gods Awards in the Break Through Artist of the Year category.  Vote now. Congratulations to George and George on a huge accomplishment: Avatar Land opens at Disney World May 27.  New airplay at WWBN.  Debuting at 19^, Metallica “Now That We’re Dead,” up 419 spins-wow.  No question this will be another #1 track for the band.

Moving 24 to 21^, Motionless in White “Loud,” up 55 spins.  New add at press time, WFXH.  22^ is Godsmack “Come Together.”  The track is up 39 spins.  The track will be featured on the “Justice League” soundtrack.  New airplay at KDOT, KMOD and WCPR.  Making a nice move from 29 to 24^, Biffy Clyro “Howl.”  The track is up 150 spins.  New airplay at KATT, KXXR, KDOT, WGRD and KOMP.

28^ is DED “Anti-Everything.” The track is up 15 spins.  At #29 is A Day to Remember “Bullfight.”  New airplay at WRXK, WRKZ and KNCN.  Debuting at 30^, Royal Blood “Lights Out,” up 240 spins.  New adds at press time, KDOT, WBYR, WFXH and WDHA.

32^ is Imagine Dragons “Believer.”  Making a healthy move from 37 to 33^, Black Stone Cherry “Cheaper to Drink Alone.”  The track is up 43 spins.  New adds at press time, WXQR and WZBH.  Music Choice moves the record to B rotation.  KIOZ adds the track to Rubber Room.  Moving 39 to 34^, Stitched Up Heart, “Catch Me When I Fall.”  The track is up 45 spins.  New airplay at KFRQ, WEBN and KIOZ.  Make sure to give the single another listen in your music meeting.  35^ is Black Map “Run Rabbit Run.”  The track is up 29 spins.  Already on WMMR, Octane, Music Choice, WIIL, WXQR, KHTQ, WBYR, WJJO, WZOR, KKBZ and more.

36^ is Like A Storm “Pure Evil.”  37^ is Hell or Highwater “I Want it All.”   New airplay at KIOZ.  This should be in your music stack for a listen in this week’s meeting.  #39 is September Mourning “Twenty Below.”  New airplay at WRIF.  40^ is Kings of Leon “Reverend.”

Waiting in the Wings:  At 41^, The Revivalists “Wish I Knew You.”  43^ is Thrice “Hurricane.”

Going for Adds:  this week, At the Drive In “Hostage Stamps.”  (Which means postage due.)  Blacktop Mojo “Where the Wind Blows.”  Dinosaur Pile-Up “Grim Valentine.”  Gemini Syndrome “Sorry, Not Sorry.”  Goodbye June “Daisy.”  Royal Blood “Lights Out.”

Going for Adds:  May 2, Beartooth “Sick of Me.”  Highly Suspect “Little One.”  Hinder “Remember Me.”  Rise Against “The Violence.”

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