AMN Picks of the Week: John Luther Adams / Jonathan Badger / Dylan Ryan’s Sand / Phurpa / Frith and Butcher / Desiderii Marginis

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.

John Luther Adams – Become Ocean (2014)
Jonathan Badger – Verse (2014)
Happy Family – Minimal Gods (2014)
Dylan Ryan / Sand – Circa (2014)
Phurpa – The Magic Rituals of the BON Tradition (2014)
Fred Frith / John Butcher – The Natural Order (2014)
Desiderii Marginis – Hypnosis (2014)