AMN Picks of the Week: Scheerling / Thaumaturgist / Stereocilia / Merzbow / Sutcliffe Jugend

Merzbow, prominent Japanoise musician, in 2007

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.

Scheerling / Thaumaturgist – Vertoeven LVI / Mysteries van de Droom (2016)
John Scott (Stereocilia) – The Road to the Unconscious Past (2016)
Merzbow – Life Performance (1985) (2016 reissue)
Sutcliffe Jugend – Offal (2016)