AMN Picks of the Week: Clucas, Motl & Hubbard / Fowler & Shipp / Dronny Darko & G M Slater / Tyshawn Sorey / Max Johnson / Tomb of Primordials

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Dan Clucas / Kyle Motl / Nathan Hubbard – Daydream and Halting (2022)
Chad Fowler / Matthew Shipp – Old Stories (2022)
Dronny Darko / G M Slater – Dissolving into Solitary Landscapes (2022)
Tyshawn Sorey – Mesmerism (2022)
Max Johnson – Hermit Music (2022)
Various Artists – Tomb of Primordials (Cryo Chamber) (2022)

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

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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)

AMN Picks of the Week: Kidambi & Stewart / Odd Circus / Doolhof / Den Sorte Død / Korekyojinn / Joanna Mattrey

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Amirtha Kidambi & Luke Stewart – Zenith/Nadir (2022)
Odd Circus – DEUS (2022)
Doolhof – Doolhof (2020)
Den Sorte Død – Undergangen (2019)
Korekyojinn – Mesopotamia (2021)
Joanna Mattrey – Veiled (2020)

AMN Picks of the Week: Patrick Shiroishi and Friends / Richard Bégin / Den Sorte Død / Marla Van Horn

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Matsumoto / Shiroishi / Watanabe – Yellow (2022)
Patrick Shiroishi & Cassiopeia Sturm – The Invention of the Saxophone (2022)
Patrick Shiroishi and Marta Tiesenga – Empty Vessel (2022)
Richard Bégin – Fragile Section (2022)
Den Sorte Død – Depressiv Magi (2022)
Marla Van Horn –  A Daughter of Hades (2022)

AMN Picks of the Week: ProtoU / Mirlitorrinco / John Zorn / Chacon, Nakatani & Santistevan

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ProtoU – Khmaoch (2016)
ProtoU – Lost Here (2016)
Mirlitorrinco – Odas Mixtas Para Criaturas Mínimas (2022)
John Zorn – Spinoza (2022)
Chacon / Nakatani / Santistevan – Inhale/Exhale (2022)

AMN Picks of the Week: Nick Dunstan / Kollaps / Crypthios / Alio Die & Dirk Serries / ProtoU

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Nick Dunstan – Spider Season (2022)
Kollaps – Until the Day I Die (2022)
Crypthios – Vestigium (2022)
Alio Die / Dirk Serries – The Chapters of the Eclipse (2022)
ProtoU – Anomalies (2019)
ProtoU – Echoes of the Future (2018)

AMN Picks of the Week: Nick Macri / Kobe Van Cauwenberghe / Ericson, Thomas & Strid / SUSS / Kloob & Onasander / Alexandra Grimal

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Nick Macri & Mono No Aware – Amache (2022)
Kobe Van Cauwenberghe – Ghost Trance Septet plays Anthony Braxton (2022)
Sture Ericson / Pat Thomas / Raymond Strid – Bagman Live at Cafe Oto (2022)
SUSS – Heat Haze (2022)
Kloob & Onasander – Tempestarii (2022)
Alexandra Grimal – Refuge (2022)

AMN Picks of the Week: Corbacho / Previte, Saft & Cline / Nate Wooley / Schwalm & Thelen / Luke Stewart

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Max Corbacho – Equinox (2022)
Bobby Previte / Jamie Saft / Nels Cline – Music from the Early 21st Century (2020)
Nate Wooley / Columbia Icefield – Ancient Songs of Burlap Heroes (2022)
J. Peter Schwalm / Stephan Thelen – Transneptunian Planets (2022)
Luke Stewart – ‘Assassinations’ for Free-Jazz Quintet (2022)

AMN Picks of the Week: JoVia Armstrong / Loris Cericola / Ravenna / Cheryl Leonard

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JoVia Armstrong – The Antidote Suite (2022)
Loris Cericola – Metaphysical Graffiti (2022)
Ravenna – For the Public (2022)
Cheryl Leonard – Antarctica: Music from the Ice (2022)

AMN Picks of the Week: Balungan / Ali, Foster, Lopez & Wallace / The Flying Luttenbachers / Shrine / Mondkopf

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Balungan –  Kudu Bisa Kudu (2022)
Ali / Foster / Lopez / Wallace – The Inflatable Leviathan (2022)
The Flying Luttenbachers – Terror Iridescence (2022)
Shrine – Nausicaä (2022)
Mondkopf – Spring Stories (2022)