AMN Picks of the Week: Jessica Ackerley / Poena Sensus / John Mcris / Adoct / Miracle of Love / Gerald Cleaver

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.

Jessica Ackerley – Morning / Mourning (2021)
Poena Sensus – Krubera (2021)
John Mcris – Ark (2021)
Adoct – Ouvre-Glace (2021)
Miracle of Love – Ostracism (2021)
Gerald Cleaver – Griots (2021)

AMN Picks of the Week: Milašius, Kutavičius & Naujokaitis / Three-Layer Cake / Takayanagi, Ino, Kikuchi / Godspeed You! Black Emperor / Wavefield Ensemble / Brice, Golding, Kaiser, Moore & Prevost

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.

Milašius / Kutavičius / Naujokaitis – Live at Willisau, 1993 (2021)
Three-Layer Cake – Stove Top (2021)
Takayanagi / Ino / Kikuchi – Live at Jazz Inn Lovely 1990 (2021)
Godspeed You! Black Emperor – G_d’s Pee AT STATE’S END! (2021)
Wavefield Ensemble – Concrete & Void (2021)
Brice / Golding / Kaiser / Moore / Prevost – The Secret Handshake with Danger, Vol. One (2021)

AMN Picks of the Week: Caustic Reverie / Damon Locks / Vertical Squirrels / Ganga & Marogna / Drone Islands / Orca, Attack!

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Caustic Reverie – No Remedy (2021)
Damon Locks / Black Monument Ensemble – NOW (2021)
Vertical Squirrels – The Chasm (2021)
Arvind Ganga & Riccardo Marogna – Ballads from the Wrecked Ship (2021)
Various Artists – Drone Islands – Stellar (2021)
Orca, Attack! – C​.​M​.​S​.​O. (Learning by Listening Vol. 1) (2021)

AMN Picks of the Week: Two Much / Signe Emmeluth / Patrick Shiroishi / Odd Circus / Scott Thompson

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Two Much: Reut Regev and Igal Foni – Never Enough (2021)
Signe Emmeluth – Hi Hello I’m Signe (2021)
Patrick Shiroishi – Resting in the Heart of Green Shade (2021)
Odd Circus – Mantha (2021)
Scott Thompson – Pal o’Alto (2021)

AMN Picks of the Week: Ben Goldberg / Fraser, McCowen & Weinberg / Mattie Barbier / Les Chants du Hasard / God Body Disconnect / Reid Karris

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.

Ben Goldberg – Everything Happens to Be (2021)
Fraser / McCowen / Weinberg – Thip (2021)
Mattie Barbier – Three Spaces (2021)
Les Chants du Hasard – Livre Troisième (2021)
God Body Disconnect – The Wanderer’s Dream (2021)
Reid Karris – Obscure Sorrows (2021)

AMN Picks of the Week: Vijay Anderson / Stephen Gauci / Wendy Eisenberg / Ensemble SuperMusique / Rachel Musson / Ian Nyquist / Cosack, Cansu & Gray

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Vijay Anderson / Stephen Gauci – Pandemic Duets (2021)
Wendy Eisenberg / Stephen Gauci – Pandemic Duets (2021)
Ensemble SuperMusique – Commutation (2021)
Rachel Musson – Dreamsing (2021)
Ian Nyquist – Endless, Shapeless (2021)
Cosack / Cansu / Gray – Space Bubbles (2021)

AMN Picks of the Week: Devin Sarno / Sam Rivers / Stephan Thelen / Roach & Gabriel / Keiji Haino / Golding, Edwards & Noble

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Devin Sarno – Evocation (2021)
Sam Rivers Quartet – Braids (1979)
Stephan Thelen – Fractal Guitar 2 (2021)
Steve Roach / Serena Gabriel – Temple of the Melting Dawn (2021)
Keiji Haino – Live Ateliers Claus (2020)
Golding / Edwards / Noble – Moon Day (2021)

AMN Picks of the Week: Amirtha Kidambi & Matteo Liberatore / William Parker / Lisa Cameron & Sandy Ewen / Yellow6 / Tania Giannouli Trio

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Amirtha Kidambi / Matteo Liberatore – Neutral Love (2021)
William Parker – Live Ateliers Claus (2014)
Lisa Cameron / Sandy Ewen – See Creatures Too (2021)
Yellow6 – for the first and last (2021)
Tania Giannouli Trio – In Fading Light (2021)

AMN Picks of the Week: Kenny Warren / Sana Nagano / Wojtek Kurek / Parkins, Rasmussen & Sawyer / Gray, Alessi & Sanchez

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Kenny Warren – Edges (2021)
Kenny Warren – Light Forms (2021)
Sana Nagano – Smashing Humans (2021)
Wojtek Kurek – Buoyancy (2021)
Zeena Parkins / Mette Rasmussen / Ryan Sawyer – Glass Triangle (2021)
Devin Gray / Ralph Alessi / Angelica Sanchez – Melt All The Guns (2021)

AMN Picks of the Week: Ruptured World / Leibson & Gauci / Ensemble 1 / Barbiero & Bocci / Dunmall & Sanders

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.

Ruptured World – Shore Rituals (2021)
Santiago Leibson / Stephen Gauci – Pandemic Duets (2021)
Ensemble 1 – Guitar, Bass & Drums (2021)
Daniel Barbiero / Cristiano Bocci – Now / Here (2021)
Paul Dunmall / Mark Sanders – Unity (2021)