AMN Picks of the Week: Matthew Shipp / Cyanotype / Shifa / Isostatic / Michael Formanek

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.

Because of current events, these postings may be coming more frequently than once a week for a while.

Matthew Shipp Trio – The Unidentifiable (2020)
Cyanotype – Birdsongs of the Necromancer (2020)
Shifa (Rachel Musson, Pat Thomas, Mark Sanders) – Live in Oslo (2020)
Isostatic – Glacial Epoch (2020)
Michael Formanek Quartet – Pre-Apocalyptic (2020)

AMN Picks of the Week: Nox / Clucas, Bishop, Smith & Crane / Patrick Shiroishi / Kyle Motl & Rhonda Taylor / Kamran Sadeghi

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Because of current events, these postings may be coming more frequently than once a week for a while.

Nox – Opus Unending (2020)
Clucas / Bishop / Smith / Crane – Universal or Directional (2020)
Patrick Shiroishi – (holy alone) (2020)
Kyle Motl / Rhonda Taylor – Sepulchers (2020)
Kamran Sadeghi – Between Us (2020)

AMN Picks of the Week: Robert Scott Thompson / Cooper-Moore & Gauci / Cirera, Grandoso & Diaz / Ras Moshe Burnett / Tineidae

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.

Because of current events, these postings may be coming more frequently than once a week for a while.

Robert Scott Thompson – Pattern Language (2020)
Cooper-Moore / Stephen Gauci – Conversations Vol. 1 (2020)
Albert Cirera / Omar Grandoso / Pablo Diaz – Fortuit (2020)
Ras Moshe Burnett – Music Now! (2020)
Tineidae – Exo (2020)

AMN Picks of the Week: Nick Dunstan / Luis Lopes / Heat Death of the Sun / Daniel Barbiero

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Because of current events, these postings may be coming more frequently than once a week for a while.

Nick Dunstan – Atlantic Extraction: Live at Threes (2020)
Luis Lopes / Humanization 4Tet – Believe, Believe (2020)
Heat Death of the Sun – House of the Yellow Lotus (2020)
Daniel Barbiero – Electronic Remediations for Double Bass (2020)

AMN Picks of the Week: Titans to Tachyons / Lamia Vox / Jordan, Futterman, Parker & Drake / Lea Boudreau / Anna Webber

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Because of current events, these postings may be coming more frequently than once a week for a while.

Titans to Tachyons – Cactides (2020)
Lamia Vox – Alles ist Ufer. Ewig ruft das Meer (2020)
Jordan / Futterman / Parker / Drake – A Tribute to Alvin Fielder, Live at Vision Festival XXIV (2020)
Lea Boudreau – Chaos Contrôlé (2020)
Anna Webber – Rectangles (2020)

AMN Picks of the Week: Steve Roach / Undirheimar / Maneri, Moberg & Haker Flaten / Phonothek / Sam Eastmond & Spike Orchestra

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Because of current events, these postings may be coming more frequently than once a week for a while.

Steve Roach – A Soul Ascends (2020)
Undirheimar – Heljarrúnar (2020)
Mat Maneri / Kalle Moberg / Ingebrigt Haker Flaten – Headspin (2020)
Phonothek – Styx (2020)
Sam Eastmond / Spike Orchestra – The King of Spank (2020)

AMN Picks of the Week: The Noise Eating Monsters / Western, Creed & Spybey / Desiderii Marginis / Stirrup+6 / Post Industrial Music from Balkan Region

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Because of current events, these postings may be coming more frequently than once a week for a while.

The Noise Eating Monsters – Voracious (2020)
Western, Creed, and Spybey – W ands (2020)
Desiderii Marginis – Departed (2020)
Stirrup+6 – The Avondale Addition (2020)
Various Artists – Anthology of Post Industrial Music from Balkan Region (2020)

AMN Picks of the Week: Braxton & Kerrod / Brotzmann, Gania & Drake / Roscoe Mitchell / Thumbscrew / Llyn Y Cwn / Xerxes the Dark

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Because of current events, these postings may be coming more frequently than once a week for a while.

Anthony Braxton / Jaqueline Kerrod – Duo (Bologna) 2018 (2020)
Peter Brotzmann / Moukhtar Gania / Hamid Drake – The Catch Of A Ghost (2020)
Roscoe Mitchell – Splatter (2020)
Thumbscrew (Halvorson / Formanek / Fujiwara) – The Anthony Braxton Project (2020)
Llyn Y Cwn – Dinorwic (2020)
Xerxes the Dark – Final Crisis (2020)

AMN Picks of the Week: Rosenthal & Jarguna / La Breiche / Léandre, Dick & Masaoka / Itaca 4et

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Because of current events, these postings may be coming more frequently than once a week for a while.

Sam Rosenthal / Jarguna – Sunwashed Evening Fire (2020)
La Breiche – Le Rite (2020)
Joëlle Léandre, / Robert Dick / Miya Masaoka – Solar Wind (2020)
Itaca 4et – Vortex (2020)

AMN Picks of the Week: Reid Karris / Sly & the Family Drone / Mauve Zone / Vortex / Tone-Cluster

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.

Because of current events, these postings may be coming more frequently than once a week for a while.

Reid Karris – Cynical Nihilist (2020)
Sly & the Family Drone – Walk it Dry (2020)
Mauve Zone – Transmissions from Carcosa (2020)
Vortex – Helioz (2020)
Tone-Cluster – Kyo Shu (2020)