AMN Picks of the Week: Laplante, Evans / Henry Threadgill / Kamasi Washington / Steve Coleman

Steve Coleman in Paris, July 2004

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.

Travis Laplante / Peter Evans – Secret Meeting (2015)
Henry Threadgill / Zooid – In for a Penny, In for a Pound (2015)
Kamasi Washington – The Epic (2015)
Steve Coleman / The Council of Balance – Synovial Joints (2015)