Edition: 730 (31 March 2005)
JORGE TOMAS TOP 40
SINCE 1985
UPDATED EVERY 2 WEEKS WITH MY CURRENT FAVOURITE SONGS
1. (18) RUFUS WAINWRIGHT - I Don't Know What It Is
Third male solo artist to reach Number One this decade so far alongside Richard Hawley and
Morrissey.
2. (2) THE DEARS - Lost In The Plot
3. (1) THE HOLLOW - What You Give Is What You Get
4. (3) M83 - Don't Save Us From The Flames
5. (5) THE DEARS - We Can Have It
6. (4) THE BRAVERY - Unconditional
7. (9) MERCROMINA - La Gran Aventura
8. (8) INTERPOL - Evil
9. (10) IDLEWILD - Love Steals Us From Loneliness
10. (7) THE RADIO DEPT. - Ewan
11. (6) DELAYS - Lost In A Melody
12. (11) LOS PLANETAS - No Ardieras
13. (-) HARD-FI - Tied Up Too Tight
Debut hit. 4-piece band from West London. Their debut single 'Cash Machine' came close to make
the chart last January but this second single gets the highest new entry in 5 months and it's
destined to be one of the biggest hits of the year in the chart.
14. (12) STARS - Ageless Beauty
15. (14) NEW ORDER - Krafty
16. (25) INTERPOL - C'Mere
17. (20) CHARLOTTE HATHERLEY - Bastardo
18. (30) THE TEARS - Refugees
19. (13) THE UPPER ROOM - Her Alibi
20. (15) MAXIMO PARK - The Coast Is Always Changing
21. (16) GENE - Let Me Move On
22. (24) BLOC PARTY - So Here We Are
23. (-) EDITORS - Munich
Debut hit. Almost same commentary as Hard-Fi. 4-piece band from Birmingham. This is their second
single. First single 'Bullets' came also close to make the chart last January.
24. (27) ED HARCOURT - Loneliness
25. (26) JOSH ROUSE - Winter In The Hamptons
26. (28) DOVES - Snowden
27. (32) BRITISH SEA POWER - It Ended On An Oily Stage
28. (-) THE RIFLES - Peace & Quiet
Debut hit. Another UK newcomers. This is the debut single for this promising band. Released on a
limited vinyl-only edition.
29. (17) THE CONCRETES - Warm Night
30. (22) EMBRACE - Ashes
31. (23) BRIGHT EYES - Hit The Switch
32. (31) HAL - What A Lovely Dance
33. (33) RICKY - Stop Knocking The Walls Down
34. (-) FEEDER - Feeling A Moment
5th hit. They've had one hit every year since 2001. Their biggest remains the 2002 album track 'Love
Pollution' which reached #1. This is the second single from current album 'Pushing The Senses'.
35. (39) BATTLE - Tendency
36. (35) THE BRAVERY - An Honest Mistake
37. (-) ANTONIO VEGA - Angel De Orion
5th hit. He was the leader in 80's top Spanish band Nacha Pop. This is the first single from 7th solo
album '3000 Noches con Marga'.
38. (-) FANS OF KATE - I Don't Know What To Do With My Hands
Debut hit. 5-piece London based newcomers. This is their second single.
39. (-) ATHLETE - Half Light
Debut hit. Critical acclaimed UK band get their first hit with the 2nd single from 2nd album 'Tourist'.
40. (-) RILO KILEY - Portions For Foxes
Debut hit. American band fronted by Jenny Lewis. Single taken from current album 'More
Adventurous'.