AMN Picks of the Week: Chad Taylor / Construction Party / Slumgum / Paradoxical Frog / XYQuartet

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.

Chad TaylorCircle Down (2009)
Construction Party – Instruments of Change (2012)
Slumgum – The Sky His Own (2012)
Paradoxical Frog – Union (2012)
XYQuartet – Idea F (2012)