El Intruso 11th Annual International Critics Poll Results

Source: El Intruso. Once again, this poll has provided a great consensus view of the best releases of 2018. My entry is below – I had to skip many categories due to time, unfortunately.

Músico: John Zorn, Gabriel Zucker, Kyoko Kitamura

Músico Revelación: Philipp Gropper, Ari Chersky, Stephanie Richards

Grupo: Albatre, Anguish, Josh Sinton’s Predicate Trio

Grupo Revelación: Big Heart Machine, Cruel Diagonals

Álbum: Ari Chersky – Fear Sharpens the Dagger (Independiente), Philipp Gropper / Philm – Live at Bimhaus (WhyPlayJazz), Anguish – Anguish (RareNoiseRecords)

Sello Discográfico: RareNoiseRecords, Iluso Records, ESP Disk