THE MAINE
Can’t Stop, Won’t Stop (DOGHOUSE)
“It‘s just like a play list of all of my favorite songs! The Maine has such a great sound and style–who couldn‘t be addicted to it?.” JEWELLA DAILY, Louisville, KY

CONSECUTIVE WEEKS ON CHART: 2
FROM LAST WEEK: up 9

 

Dashboard Confessional
Alter The Ending (INTERSCOPE)
“Good music, great sound and emotional lyrics. It’s relaxing music that soothes the soul!” LAUREN GERSON, Lincoln University, PA

CONSECUTIVE WEEKS ON CHART: 2
FROM LAST WEEK: up 7

 

FOREVER THE SICKEST KIDS
The Weekend: Friday (UNIVERSAL MOTOWN)
“Every time I listen to it, all I want to do is put on my party pants and dance around the house..” ELIZA GANT, Lawrence, KS

CONSECUTIVE WEEKS ON CHART: 3
FROM LAST WEEK: down 2

 

RELIENT K
Forget And Not Slow Down (JIVE)
“Relient K sounds a lot different from the mainstream music these days. Their lyrics are meaningful, and their sound is fierce! This album was my favorite this year.” LAUREN M, St. Louis, MO

CONSECUTIVE WEEKS ON CHART: 1
FROM LAST WEEK:

 

A30 SECONDS TO MARS
This Is War (VIRGIN)
“Their music is so inspirational and it has always been.” KIMBERLY HICKSON, Emerson, NJ

CONSECUTIVE WEEKS ON CHART: 1
FROM LAST WEEK:

 

BLESSTHEFALL
Witness (FEARLESS)
“They‘re simply amazing! I’m speechless.” VICTORIA BOUVIER, Sao Paulo, Brazil

CONSECUTIVE WEEKS ON CHART: 2
FROM LAST WEEK: same

 

MAYDAY PARADE
Anywhere But Here (ATLANTIC/FEARLESS)
“ All of the songs on this album are amazing. They’re all about a bunch of different things. My favorite song has to be “Still Breathing”. Their song “Save Your Heart” also has really amazing lyrics. I love Mayday Parade!” anonymous

CONSECUTIVE WEEKS ON CHART: 3
FROM LAST WEEK: same

 

PARAMORE
Brand New Eyes (FUELED BY RAMEN)
“It‘s amazing! While they still have some of their ‘old‘ stuff that‘s brilliant, they‘ve also incorporated some new stuff that‘s just as good for different reasons. It‘s still Paramore and it rocks!”COURTNEY MILLER, North Vancouver, BC

CONSECUTIVE WEEKS ON CHART: 2
FROM LAST WEEK: —

 

EVERY AVENUE
Picture Perfect (FEARLESS)
“They have made some really good music. The music has changed but didn‘t stray off of what made me fall in love with the band in the first place.”WADE HOLCOMB, Port Huron, MI

CONSECUTIVE WEEKS ON CHART: 1
FROM LAST WEEK:

 

WE THE KINGS
Smile Kid (S-CURVE)
“Eve10) We The Kings – Smile Kid “ Travis loves me and it makes me smile…like a kid!”MICHELLE DANIELSON, Hamilton, OH

CONSECUTIVE WEEKS ON CHART: 1
FROM LAST WEEK:

 

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