Top Sellers at Area Record Stores: Week of August 17-23



Every Monday, A to Z publishes the best-selling releases from area independent record stores from the preceding week. An asterisk after an album name indicates that the act is coming to town. And so without further ado: Apop Records 1. Faust -- C'est Com...Com...Complique 2. Voivod -- Infini 3. Faust -- So Far 4. Russian Tsarlag -- Open Casket 5. Crocodiles -- Summer of Hate* 6. Silvester -- Anfang Silvester Anfang 2 7. Cacaw -- Get A Brain 8. V/A: Porno Groove The Sound of 70s Adult Films 9. Robert Turman / Aaron Dilloway -- Split 10. Francis Harold and The Holograms -- Who Said These Were Happy Times?

Euclid Records 1. Bottle Rockets - Lean Forward* 2. Wilco - Wilco (The Album)* 3. Modest Mouse - No One's First, And You're Next 4. Iron & Wine - Around The Well 5. Discovery - LP 6. Jay Reatard - Watch Me Fall 7. Elvis Costello - Secret, Profane, & Sugarcane 8. Drive By Truckers - Live From Austin 9. Steve Earle - Townes 10. Levon Helm - Electric Dirt Vintage Vinyl 1. K-JON---I Get Around 2. MAXWELL---BLACKSummers'night* 3. CAVO---Bright Nights, Dark Days 4. FABOLOUS---Loso's Way 5. BOTTLE ROCKETS---Lean Forward* 6. MODEST MOUSE---No One's First, And You're Next 7. SLAUGHTERHOUSE---Slaughterhouse 8. DJ CD---Hard On The Streets 9. KINGS OF LEON---Only By The Night* 10. CLUTCH---Strange Cousins From The West 11. RX BANDITS---Mandala 12. BRENDAN BENSON---My Old Familiar Friend 13. MICHAEL JACKSON---Off The Wall 14. MICHAEL JACKSON---Dangerous 15. MICHAEL JACKSON---Bad 16. MICHAEL JACKSON---Thriller 17. LEDISI---Turn Me Loose 18. MICHAEL JACKSON---Number Ones 19. MICHAEL JACKSON---The Essential Michael Jackson 20. OLIVER SAIN---St. Louis Breakdown: The Best Of Oliver Sain 21. MOS DEF---Ecstatc 22. TREVOR HALL---Trevor Hall 23. THIRD EYE BLIND---Ursa Major 24. WILCO---Wilco (The Album)* 25. BUNNYGRUNT---Matt Harnish & Other Delights

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