AMN Picks of the Week: Gridfailure & S.C.R.A.M. / Mark Seelig / Tyshawn Sorey & Alarm Will Sound / Camila Nebbia & Patrick Shiroishi / Day Before Us / Jose Lencastre & NAU Quartet

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Gridfailure / S.C.R.A.M. – Gridfailure / S.C.R.A.M. Split EP (2021)
Mark Seelig – The Disciple’s Meditation (2021)
Tyshawn Sorey / Alarm Will Sound – For George Lewis / Autoschediams (2021)
Camila Nebbia / Patrick Shiroishi – The Human Being As A Fragile Article (2021)
Day Before Us – As My Spirit Wanders Free (2021)
Jose Lencastre / NAU Quartet – Thoughts are Things (2021)

AMN Picks of the Week: TrillaVelt / Garcia, Bruno & Díaz / Lorenzo Montana / Jakob Heinemann / William Parker

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TrillaVelt – TrillaVelt (2021)
Violeta Garcia / Daniel Bruno / Pablo Díaz – JIKJI (2021)
Lorenzo Montana – Tex-True (2021 )
Jakob Heinemann – Fragmentations (2021)
William Parker – Mayan Space Station (2021)

AMN Picks of the Week: Roland Kayn / Mela, Shipp & Parker / Neptunian Maximalism / Concussed / Barry Altschul’s 3Dom Factor

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Roland Kayn – Zone Senza Silenzio (2004)
Francisco Mela / Matthew Shipp / William Parker – Music Frees Our Souls, Vol. 1 (2021)
Neptunian Maximalism – A Solar Drone Opera Arkestra (2019)
Concussed – Precipice of the Void (2021)
Barry Altschul / 3Dom Factor – Long Tall Sunshine (2021)

AMN Picks of the Week: Skrika / Morris & McPhee / Carter & Clark / Godlevsky & Fershtman

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Skrika – Fifth Nature (2021)
Joe Morris / Joe McPhee – ERA (2021)
Jeremiah Carter / Kelby Clark – Country Music (2021)
Adaya Godlevsky / Haggai Fershtman – Sonia (2021)

AMN Picks of the Week: Mankwe Ndosi / Gustafsson & Nordwall / Marekvist / Fire! / Grdina & Black

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Mankwe Ndosi and Body MemOri – felt/not said (2021)
Mats Gustafsson / Joachim Nordwall – Shadows of Tomorrow b/w The Brain Produces Electrical Waves (2021)
Marekvist – Solrenning (2021)
Fire! – Defeat (2021)
Gordon Grdina / Jim Black – Martian Kitties (2021)

AMN Picks of the Week: Fielder, Dove, Jackson & Smith / Carter, Wilner, Toure & Ughi / Gerycz, Powers & Rolin / Unit Wail / Elisabeth Harnik

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Fielder / Dove / Jackson / Smith – The Very Cup of Trembling (2016)
Carter / Wilner / Toure / Ughi – New York United Vol. 2 (2021)
Gerycz / Powers / Rolin – Lamplighter (2021)
Unit Wail – Egares (2019)
Elisabeth Harnik – Superstructure – Holding Up a Bridge (2021)

AMN Picks of the Week: Gjerstad & Skeidsvoll / Alex Ward / Machinefabriek / Laplante & Nazary / Avenaim, Abrahams & Denley / Claire Rousay

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Frode Gjerstad / Isach Skeidsvoll – Twenty Fingers (2021)
Alex Ward – Gated (2021)
Machinefabriek – CM_30 (Music for a performance by Kolja Huneck) (2021)
Travis Laplante / Jason Nazary – Tunnel to Light (2021)
Avenaim / Abrahams / Denley – Weft (2021)
Claire Rousay – Live (2021)

AMN Picks of the Week: fluke-mogul, Liberatore, Mattrey & Mendoza / New State of Flux / Hank Roberts / Rubinstein & Larocca / Douglas J. Cuomo

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fluke-mogul / Liberatore / Mattrey / Mendoza – Death In the Gilded Age (2021)
Various Artists – New State of Flux (2021)
Hank Roberts Sextet – Science of Love (2021)
Aaron Rubinstein / Michael Larocca – Studio Sessions Vol. 8 (2021)
Douglas J. Cuomo – Seven Limbs (2021)

AMN Picks of the Week: Raphael Weinroth-Browne / Lane & Gauci / The Fourth World Quartet / Colin Marston / Jo Quail / Camila Nebbia

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Raphael Weinroth-Browne – Worlds Within Live (2021)
Adam Lane / Stephen Gauci – Pandemic Duets (2021)
The Fourth World Quartet – 1975 (1975)
Colin Marston – Symphony (2020)
Jo Quail – The Pilbara (2011)
Camila Nebbia – Corre el río de la memorial… (2021)

AMN Picks of the Week: Challenger, Hawkins & Sanders / Hoppe & Gauci / Pluto Juice / Shea & Gauci / Muhd

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Challenger / Hawkins / Sanders – Imasche (2021)
Lisa Hoppe / Stephen Gauci – Pandemic Duets (2021)
Pluto Juice – Pluto Juice (2021)
Kevin Shea / Stephen Gauci – Pandemic Duets (2021)
Muhd – Dilogia (2014)