The Industry

Ryan Bingham, Arcade Fire, Git Some top sellers at local stores

Ryan Bingham, who won an Oscar for his theme song to the film Crazy Heart, claimed the number two and four spots at Albums on the Hill and Twist & Shout with his new album, Junky Star, released last week on Lost Highway. Arcade Fire's The Suburbs and the Black Keys' Brothers, meanwhile, continue to perform well, as does Git Some's Loose Control, which took the top spot at Wax Trax, while Disturbed's latest effort, Asylum, released last week on Reprise, debuted at number one on Independent's charts for the week ending September 5. See the full breakdown after the jump.

Top Sellers 09.05.2010

Albums on the Hill

1. Arcade Fire - The Suburbs 2. Ryan Bingham & the Dead Horses - Junky Star 3. DJ Muggs vs. Ill Bill - Kill Devil Hills 4. Ego vs. Id - Vol. 2 or Vol. 2 5. John Mellencamp - No Better Than This 6. Nathaniel Rateliff - Memory of Loss 7. JJ Grey & Mofro - Georgia Warhorse 8. Kings of Leon - Only by the Night 9. Marty Stuart - Ghost Train: The Studio B Sessions 10. Richard Thompson - Dream Attic

Independent Records

1. Disturbed - Asylum 2. Eminem - Recovery 3. Lyfe Jennings - I Still Believe 4. 10 Years - Feeding the Wolves 5. Tech N9NE Collabos - Gates Mixed Plate 6. Bun-B - Trill O.G. 7. Avenged Sevenfold - Nightmare 8. Fabolous - There is No Competition 2 9. Big Boi - Sir Lucious Left Foot 10. Rick Ross - Teflon Don

Twist & Shout

1. Ray LaMontagne - God Willin' & the Creek Don't Rise 2. Arcade Fire - The Suburbs 3. Richard Thompson - Dream Attic 4. Ryan Bingham & the Dead Horses - Junky Star 5. Black Keys - Brothers 6. Los Lobos - Tin Can Trust 7. Heart - Red Velvet Car 8. Miles Davis - Bitches Brew 9. John Mellencamp - No Better Than This 10. David Gray - Foundling

Wax Trax

1. Git Some - Loose Control 2. Mogwai - Special Moves 3. The Sword - Warp Riders 4. Le Divorce - Pull Yourself Together 5. Black Keys - Brothers 6. !!! - Strange Weather, Isn't It? 7. Wolf Parade - Expo 86 8. Cephalic Carnage - Misled by Certainty 9. Antony & the Johnsons - Thank You for Your Love 10. Various Artists - Local Anesthetic

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Jon Solomon writes about music and nightlife for Westword, where he's been the Clubs Editor since 2006.
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