AMN Picks of the Week: Irarrázabal & Fluke-Mogul / Nordvargr / Cymerman & McCowen / Ches Smith / Mary Halvorson / Travis Laplante

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.

Amanda Irarrázabal & Gabby Fluke-Mogul – RAYAS (2022)
Nordvargr – Resignation I-II-III (2022)
Jeremiah Cymerman & John McCowen – Bitter Desert (2022)
Ches Smith – Interpret It Well (2022)
Mary Halvorson – Amaryllis (2022)
Travis Laplante – Wild Tapestry (2022)