March 14, 2014 14:56
Blood Red Shoes top Official Record Store chart
Band hold off competition from Beck and Pharrell Williams to claim top spot
The album beat off competition from Beck and Pharrell Williams to land the top spot.
Elsewhere in the Top 10, Drive-By Truckers' 'English Oceans' is new at Seven and Real Estate are new at Number Four with their new album 'Atlas'. Alongside Blood Red Shoes, Pharrell, Drive-By Truckers and Real Estate there are two further new entries in this week's chart, with Mike Oldfield's 'Man On The Rocks' new at Eight and Eagulls entering at Number Nine with their self-titled debut.
Launched as part of Record Store Day, the Official Record Store Chart reflects sales in the UK's independent record shops. The chart is made up of sales of albums from around 100 independent record retailers who participate in Record Store Day UK. The full Top 40 features every week in NME.
Official Record Store Chart (November 24)
1. Blood Red Shoes – 'Blood Red Shoes'
2. Beck – 'Morning Phase'
3. Pharrell Williams – 'G I R L'
4. Real Estate – 'Atlas'
5. Wild Beasts – 'Present Tense'
6. Temples – 'Sun Structures'
7. Drive-By Truckers – 'English Oceans'
8. Mike Oldfield – 'Man On The Rocks'
9. Eagulls – 'Eagulls'
10. Arctic Monkeys – 'AM'
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