AMN Picks of the Week: Roach / Halley / Iyer / Cherry / Vialka

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.

Steve Roach – Journey of One (2011)
Rich Halley / 4 – Back From Beyond (2012)
Vijay Iyer – Accelerando (2012)
Vialka – Plus Vite Que la Musique (2007)
Vialka – La Poursuite de l’Excellence (2011)
Neneh Cherry and the Thing – The Cherry Thing (2012)