Edition: 728 (28 February 2005)
JORGE TOMAS TOP 40
SINCE 1985
UPDATED EVERY 2 WEEKS WITH MY CURRENT FAVOURITE SONGS
1. (20) M83 - Don't Save Us From The Flames
Third band from France to reach Number One following Little Nemo (1991) and Fugu (2001). Biggest
jump to Number One since 'Panda Eyes' by Sing-Sing climbed from 24 to 1 in October 2001.
2. (2) THE DEARS - Lost In The Plot
3. (1) THE BRAVERY - Unconditional
4. (3) LOS PLANETAS - No Ardieras
5. (4) DELAYS - Lost In A Melody
6. (7) THE DEARS - We Can Have It
7. (6) THE RADIO DEPT. - Ewan
8. (8) STARS - Ageless Beauty
9. (9) THE UPPER ROOM - Her Alibi
10. (5) GENE - Let Me Move On
11. (13) INTERPOL - Evil
12. (14) IDLEWILD - Love Steals Us From Loneliness
13. (24) MERCROMINA - La Gran Aventura
14. (15) MAXIMO PARK - The Coast Is Always Changing
15. (16) THE CONCRETES - Warm Night
16. (23) NEW ORDER - Krafty
17. (-) THE HOLLOW - What You Give Is What You Get
Debut hit. New trio from Birmingham, UK. They released a 4-track EP on their own label last year
from which this is the lead song.
18. (17) JOHNNY BOY - You Are The Generation That Bought More Shoes
19. (18) MANIC STREET PREACHERS - Empty Souls
20. (19) THE BOYFRIENDS - No Tomorrow
21. (11) MANIC STREET PREACHERS - The Love Of Richard Nixon
22. (12) THE RADIO DEPT. - Where Damage Isn't Already Done
23. (10) EMBRACE - Ashes
24. (25) BRIGHT EYES - Hit The Switch
25. (27) BLOC PARTY - So Here We Are
26. (28) CHARLOTTE HATHERLEY - Bastardo
27. (29) JOSH ROUSE - Winter In The Hamptons
28. (30) ED HARCOURT - Loneliness
29. (31) APARTMENT - Everyone Says I'm Paranoid
30. (-) INTERPOL - C'Mere
5th hit. Third single from current album 'Antics' while the previous one 'Evil' is still climbing in the
chart.
31. (-) DOVES - Snowden
4th hit including their 2002 Number One 'Pounding'. This song is included in their third album 'Some
Cities' from which the first single 'Black & White Town' surprisingly failed to make the chart some
weeks ago.
32. (32) THE BRAVERY - An Honest Mistake
33. (35) HAL - What A Lovely Dance
34. (36) THE POSTAL SERVICE - We Will Become Silhouettes
35. (26) AMBULANCE LTD. - Heavy Lifting
36. (38) IAN BROWN - Time Is My Everything
37. (-) BRITISH SEA POWER - It Ended On An Oily Stage
2nd hit. First single from second album 'Open Season'. Their only previous hit was 'Carrion' (#33 in
July 2003).
38. (-) THE FIERY FURNACES - Here Comes The Summer
Debut hit. US band fronted by Eleanor Friedberger and brother Matt. This is the lead track from their
new single and it's not included in current second album 'Blueberry Boat' released through Rough
Trade.
39. (40) EMBRACE - Looking As You Are
40. (-) ALTERKICKS - Do Everything I Taught You
Debut hit. Five-piece band based in Liverpool, UK. This is their debut single released next month
through Fierce Panda.