AMN Picks of the Week: Albert Beger / Jaimie Branch / Dickey & Knuffke / Jack O’ The Clock / Dan Phillips & Quartet Next

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.

Albert Beger Quartet – The Gate (2019)
Jaimie Branch – FLY or DIE II: bird dogs of paradise (2019)
Whit Dickey / Kirk Knuffke – Drone Dream (2019)
Jack O’ The Clock – Witness (2019)
Dan Phillips / Quartet Next – Dutiful Dissent (2019)