AMN Picks of the Week: PGA / Blonk / Ascione / MMW + Cline / Johnson

Jaap Blonk, Sound Poet
Jaap Blonk, Sound Poet (Photo credit: massdistraction)

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.

PGA – Corrections (2012)
Jaap Blonk / Sandy Ewen / Damon Smith / Chris Cogburn – North of Blanco (2014)
Patrick Ascione – Primitive / Espaces Paradoxes (2002)
Helmut Lachenmann / JACK Quartet – Complete String Quartets (2014)
Medeski, Martin & Wood / Nels Cline – Woodstock Sessions (Vol. 2) (2014)
Max Johnson – The Prisoner (2014)