AMN Picks of the Week

Here is where I post, at a frequency of about once a week, a list of the new music that has caught my attention that week. All of the releases listed below I’ve heard for the first time this week and come recommended.

Migraine – 52-Grasshopper (2008, avant-jazz, improv)
Daniel Carter – Chinatown (2008, avant-jazz)
Festin Sagital, Un – Pharmakon (2006, avant-rock)
Festin Sagital, Un – Epitafio a la Permanencia (2007, avant-rock)
Fulminate Trio – Fulminate Trio (2008, jazz)
Finn, James – Great Spirit (2008, jazz)
Controlled Bleeding – Golgotha (1991, dark ambient)
Taylor, Cecil – The Cecil Taylor Unit (1978, jazz)