Weekly Release Dump


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Friday, 3 July

Afar & Seltar – Collision/Void & Dioses de la noche

14:39
atmospheric black metal
New Jersey
Independent

Alberto N A Turra – 33 Miniatures

34:53
free improvisation
Milan, Italy
Deep Voice

And So I Watch You from Afar – Successors

13:10
post-rock
UK
Sargent House

Animatist – Inverted

42:03
jazz fusion
Toronto, Ontario
Independent

Aşıq Nargilə – Qərib həyat

38:20
folk
Tbilisi, Georgia
Mountains of Tongues

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Weekly Release Dump

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Friday, 26 June

Agrupación Changó – Berejú

37:19
folk, world
Bogotá, Colombia
Llorona

Altered Animal – Our Little System

44:18
progressive metal
Netherlands
Independent

Amiensus & Adora vivos – Split

19:34
atmospheric black metal
Rochester, Minnesota
Independent

Arca – Kick Ⅰ

38:04
experimental electro, pop
Barcelona, Spain
XL

Asian Death Crustacean – Baikal

43:31
post-metal
London, UK
Independent

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Monthly Recommendations: June 2020

Prudent Primate – Aphelion

It’s not the first Prudent Primate album I find myself enjoying, although it’s my first time writing about them here. Aphelion is Bristol’s nu jazz quartet’s latest offering, and it’s also their finest! From their debut 2018 album through their 2019 EP, the band has honed its sound and sharpened their own grasp of what exactly works right for them, giving way to a considerable album with zero filler content; only good vibes and amazing musicianship.

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June in 246 Albums

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Monday, 1 June

Αρσ δε ερLa Métamorphose

42:12
progressive rock
Minsk, Belarus
Independent

Federico Biraben, Alex Musatov, and Pablo Murgier – Tiempo interrumpido

46:14
free improvisation
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Independent

Federico Calcagno – Liquid Identities

43:13
avant-garde jazz
Berlin, Germany
Aut

French TV – Stories without Fingerprints

107:53
progressive rock
Louisville, Kentucky
Pretentious Dinosaur

God – Ⅳ: Revelation

128:07
deathcore
USA
Independent

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Grex, Nihiloxica, Maud the Moth, Brandon Seabrook, Sanggar Tripittakan, and Klô Pelgag

Grex – Everything You Said Was Wrong (Geomancy)

Grex is a project of guitarist and composer Karl Evangelista, who recently released another outstanding record on Astral Spirits. I want to talk about this one, though, out via Geomancy Records. Everything You Said Was Wrong walks the line between hip-hop and experimental rock in a truly unique fashion, often straying into jazz territory as well. Filled with noise and effect pedals, odd rhythms alongside more traditional ones, and with a general sense for unsettling themes and harmonies, the album overflows with creativity and its character is unlike anything else. A remarkable … Read more