AMN Picks of the Week: Steve Roach / Black Dirt Oak / Jantar / Iron Fist of the Sun / Abbey Rader / Barton Rage and Bill Laswell

English: Bill Laswell at the Moers Festival 2006

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 – The Desert Collection Volume One (2014)
Black Dirt Oak / Jantar – Presage (2015)
Iron Fist of the Sun – We Can Yield Our Own Footsteps (2015)
Abbey Rader West Coast Quartet – First Gathering (2015)
Barton Rage / Bill Laswell – Realms I (2015)