AMN Picks of the Week: Charismata / Jacob William / Daren Burns / Van der Graaf

Peter Hammill of van der Graaf Generator at th...
Peter Hammill of van der Graaf Generator at the 2009 Ottawa Bluesfest (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

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.

Charismata – The Desert Fathers (2012)
Jacob William Quartet – Secondary Deviations (2008)
Daren Burns – Fear Is Not The Natural State Of Civilized People (2012)
Van der Graaf Generator – ALT (2012)