My Morning Jacket's Celebración De La Ciudad Natal, a live EP recorded in Louisville and released especially for Record Store Day, was the top seller at Wax Trax for the week ending April 19. Death's 1974 demo, For the Whole World to See, which Drag City released in February, grabbed the number-two slot while local acts Tauntaun and the Omens continue to sit in the top ten. See the full breakdown after the jump.
Top Sellers 4.19.09
1. My Morning Jacket - Celebración De La Ciudad Natal (Live in Louisville)
2. Death - For the Whole World to See
3. Various Artists - Local Anesthetic
4. Beastie Boys - Paul's Boutique (20th Anniversary Edition)
5. Tauntaun - Tauntaun
6. MF Doom - Born Like This
7. United Mutation - Collection
8. The Omens - Send Black Flowers
9. Antony & the Johnsons - Epilepsy is Dancing
10. Obits - I Blame You
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