Philip Glass – Distant Figure – Anton Batagov (Orange Mountain Music; 2018. Audio sample here.)
Raul Lovisoni/Francesco Messina – Prati bagnati del monte Analogo (Cramps/Superior Viaduct; 1979/2018)
Hairbone – Earth to Momma (Blank Forms; 2018)
12 Ensemble – Resurrection (Sancho Panza; due Sept. 14, 2018)
> Witold Lutosławski – Musique funèbre; John Woolrich – Ulysses Awakes; Kate Whitley – Autumn Songs; Bryce Dessner – Résponse Lutosławski
Jeff Snyder/Federico Ughi – Duo (Carrier; 2018)
Metallica – WorldWired in Europe: 2017/18 (Blackened; 2018)
Matthew Revert/Vanessa Rossetto – Ernest Rubbish (Erstwhile; 2016)
Reidemeister Move – Borromean Rings (Corvo; 2016)
Steve Tibbetts – Life Of (ECM; 2018)
Thrainn Hjalmarsson – Influence of buildings on musical tone (Carrier; due Sept. 7, 2018)
> Influence of buildings on musical tone – Caput Ensemble/Guðni Franzson; Grisaille – Icelandic Flute Ensemble/Hallfríður Ólafsdóttir; Persona – Kristín Þóra Haraldsdóttir; Mise en scène – Ensemble Adapter; Lucid/Opaque – Nordic Affect
Peter Garland – The Landscape Scrolls – John Lane (Starkland; due Oct. 19, 2018)
Radu Malfatti – shizuka ni furu ame – Cristián Alvear (self-released; 2018)
Seth Cooke – Double B (2015-2018) (Reading Group; 2018)
Various artists – Centennial (NNA Tapes; 2018)
Tony Malaby – Adobe (FreeLance/Sunnyside; 2004)
Chitti Babu – The Art of Vina II (World Music Library/Seven Seas; 1993)
Derek Bailey/Simon H. Fell – Live at Sound 323 (Sound 323/Confront; 2002/2018)
Keith Rowe – Live at Sound 323 (Sound 323/Confront; 2003/2018)
Sarah Davachi – Gave In Rest (Ba Da Bing; due Sept. 7, 2018)
This week's tally of memorable things National Sawdust Log editor Steve Smith has stuck in his ears includes selections featuring Unsuk Chin, Minor Pieces, Regular Music, and Formanex.
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This week in On the Record, listen to (and watch) an exclusive premiere of a track from Phase Eclipse, a new album by Amirtha Kidambi and Lea Bertucci due in November on Astral Spirits.
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This week in On the Record: new arrivals from John Croft, Kris Davis, Jessica Meyer, Minor Pieces, Jessica Pavone, Tomeka Reid, and Michael Vincent Waller, plus updated listings for dozens of upcoming releases.
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