Danish String Quartet – Prism I (ECM New Series; 2018)
> Johann Sebastian Bach – Fugue in E-flat (BWV 876) from The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book II; Dmitri Shostakovich – String Quartet No. 15 in E-flat minor (Op. 144); Ludwig van Beethoven – String Quartet No. 12 in E-flat (Op. 127)
D’incise – Appalachian Anatolia – Clara de Asís (INSUB.; 2016)
King Crimson – The Rainbow, London, England, Oct. 26, 1973 (DGMLive; 2018. Audio samples here.)
Ben Bennett/Michael Foster – Lives (Anticausal Systems; 2018)
Tashi Wada with Yoshi Wada and Friends – FRKWYS Vol. 14: Nue (RVNGIntl.; 2018)
Scott L. Miller – Raba – Daniel Lippel, Laura Cocks, Ensemble U: (New Focus; 2018)
> Autumn Etude; Raba; Admiration; Hilltop at Montalvo; Meditation; The Frost Performs Its Secret Ministry; Solstice Orrery
Nordic Affect – H e (a) r (Sono Luminus; due Oct. 26, 2018)
> Halla Steinunn Steffánsdóttir – H e (a) r I-VII; María Huld Markan Sigfúsdóttir – Spirals; Mirjam Tally – Warm Life at the Foot of the Iceberg; Anna Thorvaldsdottir – Reflections; Impressions; Hildur Guðnadóttir – Point of Departure; María Huld Markan Sigfúsdóttir – Loom
King Crimson – Beacon Theater, New York, NY, Dec. 14, 2001 (DGMLive; 2018. Audio samples here.)
Brandon Lopez – quoniam facta sum vilis (Astral Spirits; 2018)
Charmaine Lee – Ggggg (Anticausal Systems; 2018)
Marillion – All One Tonight: Live at the Royal Albert Hall (Racket; 2018)
This week's tally of memorable things National Sawdust Log editor Steve Smith has stuck in his ears includes selections featuring Japanese ambient music, NbN, Paul DeMarinis, and Rajna Swaminathan.
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This week in "On the Record," the enterprising experimentalists of Yarn/Wire issue the fifth volume in their essential 'Currents' series—collect all six! Plus, dozens of listings for new and upcoming releases.
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This week's tally of memorable things National Sawdust Log editor Steve Smith has stuck in his ears includes selections featuring Michael Pisaro, David Sanford, Laura Cannell, and Edmund Finnis.
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This week in "On the Record," the quietly revolutionary guitarist and composer Michael Gregory Jackson returns with a vivid new album, recorded with a spry Danish band. Plus, dozens of listings for new and upcoming releases.
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