Weekly Release Dump

Saturday, 9 March

Agustí Fernández, Joe Morris, and Charmaine Lee – Magma (experimental jazz, free jazz)

Barcelona, Spain
On Sirulita Records

Kombo C – Petelin iz Noznega (jazz fusion)

Nova Gorica, Slovenia

Mopcut – Accelerated Frames of Reference (experimental, noise)

Vienna, Austria
On Trost Records

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White Pulse – The Fast and the Furious 9 (noise jazz)

Zürich, Switzerland

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Sunday, 10

Janko – Chansons parallèles [EP] (experimental rock)

Montpellier, France
On Bermuda Cruise

Julie Hamelin – Vertige (vocal jazz, soul)

Montréal, Québec

Sankara – Total Liberation of the Human Race [EP] (blackened death metal)

Seattle, Washington

Monday, 11

Grey Aura – 2: De bezwijkende deugd (avant-garde black metal)

Utrecht, Netherlands

Tuesday, 12

Casey Golden – Chronicle [EP] (modern jazz)

Sydney, Australia

Wednesday, 13

Turner – Parliament [EP] (atmospheric djent)

Preston, UK

Friday, 15

Asymmetric Universe – When Reality Disarticulates [EP] (progressive metal, jazz fusion)


Beard Closet – Depression Memes [EP] (free rock, noise)

Toronto, Ontario
On Arachnidiscs

Body Void – You Will Know the Fear You Forced upon Us (blackened doom metal)

San Francisco, California

Boneshaker – Fake Music (free jazz)

Chicago, Illinois
On Soul What Records

The Comet Is Coming – Trust in the Lifeforce of the Deep Mystery (jazz fusion, electro-jazz)

London, UK
On Impulse!

Contrarian – Their Worm Never Dies (progressive death metal)

Rochester, New York
On Willowtip Records

David Liptak – Dove Songs (contemporary classical)

New York, New York
On New Focus Recordings

Deafkids – Metaprogramação (noise rock, world fusion)

On Neurot

Dexter Story – Bahir (world fusion)

Los Angeles, California
On Soundway Records

Dis Fig – Purge (experimental electro)

New York, New York

Fallujah – Undying Light (death metal)

San Francisco, California
On Nuclear Blast

Fine China Superbone – Plaguey (noise rock)

The Hague, Netherlands

Fred Frith – All Is Always Now [3-disc] (avant-garde classical)

Zurich, Switzerland
On Intakt Records

Gisèle – Gilles (experimental jazz)

Montréal, Québec

Gralaghorr – The Divine Spectacle of Rebirth [EP] (atmospheric black metal)

Somerville, Massachusetts

Nils Landgren, Michael Wollny, Lars Danielsson, and Wolfgang Haffner – 4 Wheel Drive (jazz fusion, vocal jazz)

On ACT Music

Püpüpïpï – Vortex [EP] (experimental metal, noise)

Vancouver, British Columbia
On Incidental Press

قيس ايشار (Qais Essar) – I Am Afghan, Afghani Is Currency, Volume Ⅲ: Zahir [EP] (folk, world)

Phoenix, Arizona
On Worlds within Worlds

Skin Graft Records – Post Now, Round One: Chicago vs New York [Compilation] (experimental rock, avant-prog)

St. Louis, Missouri

Snarky Puppy – Immigrance (jazz fusion)

Brooklyn, New York
On Groundup Music

Splinter Reeds – Hypothetical Islands (contemporary classical)

New York, New York
On New Focus Recordings

Steaksauce Mustache – Superwoke [EP] (mathcore)

New York, New York
On Silent Pendulum Records

Stephan Crump, Ingrid Laubrock, and Cory Smythe – Channels (avant-garde jazz, free jazz)

Zurich, Switzerland
On Intakt Records

Vijay Iyer & Craig Taborn – Transitory Poems: Live at Liszt Academy (avant-garde jazz)

Budapest, Hungary
On ECM Records

Upcoming Releases

Tuesday, 19

Raiju – Non sequitur (progressive metal)

San Francisco, California

Wednesday, 20

Dreams of the Drowned – I (black metal)

On Drowned Anthems Records

Thursday, 21

HMMH – Fleur de chaos (contemporary classical)

Montréal, Québec
On Actuellecd

John Butcherm, Philippe Lauzier, and Éric Normand – How Does This Happen? (avant-garde)

Montréal, Québec
On Actuellecd

Whim Ensemble – Pre-Fall (contemporary classical, avant-garde jazz)

Montréal, Québec
On Actuellecd

Friday, 22

Charles Rumback with Jim Baker, James Singleton, and Greg Ward – Cadillac Turns (experimental jazz)

Chicago, Illinois
On Astral Spirits

Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah – Ancestral Recall (jazz fusion, world)

New Orleans, Louisiana
On Ropeadope

Cykada – Cykada (jazz fusion)

London, UK
On Astigmatic Records

Gomorrah – Gomorrah (death metal)

Kelowna, British Columbia

The Great Discord – Afterbirth (experimental pop, industrial metal)

Linköping, Sweden
On The Sign Records

John Zorn – The Hermetic Organ, Volume 6: For Edgar Allan Poe (contemporary classical)

New York, New York
On Tzadik

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Kuhn Fu – Chain the Snake (jazz fusion, progressive rock)

Groningen, Netherlands
On Berthold

Louis Karchin – Dark Mountains​ / ​Distant Lights (contemporary classical)

New York, New York
On New Focus Recordings

Myoora – Moon Grotto [EP] (progressive metal)

Sydney, Australia

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Piet Onthel – Kamui (hardcore)

Kuantan, Malaysia


Stephen Taranto – Permanence (progressive metal, nu prog)

Sydney, Australia

Ultra Zook – L’album (avant-prog)

On Dur et doux

Saturday, 23

Berserk – Formless (harsh noise)

Taipei, Taiwan
On WV Sorcerer Productions

Sunday, 24

Ola Englund – Master of the Universe (progressive metal)

On OE Produktioner

Tuesday, 26

The Mercury Tree – Spidermilk (avant-prog)

Portland, Oregon

Friday, 29

Alexander Adams, Bob Bucko Jr., and Alex Cunningham – Every Way but What Came to Mind (free jazz)

Atlanta, Georgia
On Already Dead Tapes

Dustin Laurenzi – Snaketime: The Music of Moondog (experimental jazz)

Chicago, Illinois
On Astral Spirits

Elder Ones – From Untruth (avant-garde jazz)

Buffalo, New York
On Northern Spy

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Fearless Trio – Unusual Solutions (jazz fusion, experimental jazz)

Cologne, Germany
On Galileo Music

Hypnotic Nausea – The Death of All Religions (progressive stoner rock)

Athens, Greece
On Ikaros Records

Kouma – Aibohphobia [EP] (avant-prog)

On Dur et doux

MoE and Mette Rasmussen – Tolerancia picante (noise rock, experimental rock)

Oslo, Norway

Patrick Shiroishi – 烏の涙 (Karasu no namida) [EP] (experimental, free jazz)

Chicago, Illinois
On American Damage

Paracelze – Ptérodactyle (experimental jazz, noise rock)

Lausanne, Switzerland

Plastik.Soldiers – Short Days (jazz fusion, electro-jazz)

Berlin, Germany
On Jazz-O-Tech

Quantum Trio – Red Fog (progressive jazz, jazz fusion)

Amsterdam, Netherlands
On Emme Records

Red Handed Denial – Redeemer (progressive metalcore)

Toronto, Ontario

Sándor Vály & Júlia Heéger – Sacred Songs (experimental electro, contemporary classical)

On Ektro

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Scopes – Scopes (modern jazz)

New York, New York
On Whirlwind Recordings

Seims – 3.1 (progressive rock)

Sydney, Australia
On Art as Catharsis

Skryptor – Luminous Volumes (progressive rock, noise rock)

St. Louis, Missouri
On Skin Graft Records

Spec Ops – Sure (avant-garde jazz)

New York, New York
On Sunnyside Records

Sutekh Hexen – Sutekh Hexen (experimental black metal)

Oakland, California
On Sentient Ruin Laboratories

Vltimas – Something Wicked Marches In (death metal)

Almada, Portugal
On Season of Mist

Saturday, 30 March

Knots – Sing, Shattering, a Poem in Reverse (free jazz, noise rock)

Perth, Australia
On Tone List

Monday, 1 April

Triocracy – Pyramid Scheme (modern jazz)

Minneapolis, Minnesota
On Shifting Paradigm Records

Thursday, 4

Mord’a’stigmata – Dreams of Quiet Places (post-black metal)

Bochnia, Poland
On Pagan Records

Friday, 5

Ikarus – Mosaismic (modern jazz)

On Iapetus

Mark de Clive-Lowe – Heritage Ⅱ (jazz fusion)

Los Angeles, California
On Ropeadope

Pixvae – Cali (jazz fusion, progressive metal)

Lyon, France
On Compagnie 4000

Suffering Hour – Dwell [EP] (blackened death metal)

On Blood Harvest

Sur écoute Quartet – Muss es sein ? Es muss sein ! (jazz fusion)

On Label pince-oreilles

Town Portal – Of Violence (post-metal, math rock)

Copenhagen, Denmark
On Art as Catharsis / Small Pond

Waste of Space Orchestra – Syntheosis (experimental black metal)

On Svart Records

Årabrot – Die Nibelungen (art rock)

Haugesund, Norway
On Pelagic Records

Saturday, 6

Shamin – Fine Gnaw (experimental jazz, progressive rock)

Brisbane, Australia

Friday, 12

Big Business – The Beast You Are (stoner metal)

Los Angeles, California
On Joyful Noise Recordings

The Far Meadow – Foreign Land (symphonic prog)

On Bad Elephant Music

Felix Martin – Caracas (progressive metal, jazz fusion)

Los Angeles, California

Inferi – The End of an Era | Rebirth (technical death metal)

Nashville, Tennessee
On The Artisan Era

Matangi Quartet – Markus Reuter’s String Quartet No​. ​1: Heartland (contemporary classical)

Berlin, Germany
On Iapetus

Numenorean – Adore (post-black metal)

Calgary, Alberta
On Season of Mist

Poil – Sus (avant-prog)

Lyon, France
On Dur et doux

Saturday, 13

Hirveä – Tuska ja pakokauhu (atmospheric doom metal)

On Dying Sun Records

Hybrid Nightmares – Obelisk [EP] (progressive black metal)


Sunday, 14

Bruxa Maria & MoE (noise punk, noise)

On God Unknown Records

Losion – Imminent [EP] (progressive metal, electro-djent)

On Outallectuals

Friday, 19

L’acéphale – L’acéphale (experimental black metal)

Portland, Oregon
On Eisenwald

Allegaeon – Apoptosis (progressive death metal)

Denver, Colorado
On Metal Blade Records

Archaic Decapitator – The Apothecary [EP] (melodic death metal)


Bather – Bather [EP] (blackened post-hardcore)

Columbus, Ohio
On Appalachian Noise Records

Fractal Universe – Rhizomes of Insanity (progressive death metal)

Nancy, France
On Metal Blade Records

Hate Inclination – Grand Wormwood (technical death metal)

Fresno, California

Friday, 26

Aidan Baker, Faith Coloccia, and Jon Mueller – See Through (ambient jazz, post-rock)

On Gizeh Records

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Alfa Mist – Structuralism (jazz-hop)


Arashi – Jikan (avant-garde jazz)

Oslo, Kingdom of Norway
On PNL Records

Brian Krock – Liddle (modern jazz, jazz fusion)

New York
On Outside In Music

Collocutor – “The Angry One” [Single] (world fusion)

London, UK
On On the Corner

Oort Smog – Smeared Pulse Transfers [EP] (progressive rock, jazz fusion)

Los Angeles, California
On Sweat Band Records

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Paal Nilssen-Love & Ken Vandermark – Screen Off (free jazz)

Oslo, Kingdom of Norway
On PNL Records

Sly and the Family Drone – Gentle Persuaders (experimental jazz, noise rock)

Colchester, UK
On Love Love Records

Spotlights – Love & Decay (post-doom, doomgaze)

New York
On Ipecac Recordings

Tuesday, 30 April

Phineas Brady – Commonfate [EP] (experimental electro)

Iowa City, Iowa

Wednesday, 1 May

Bitter Lake – New Branches on Old Trees (avant-garde metal)

Scotland, UK

Friday, 10

Astrïd – A Porthole (I) (contemporary classical)

On Gizeh Records

Caroline Davis – Alula (experimental jazz)

Brooklyn, New York
On New Amsterdam Records

Holly Herndon – Proto (avant-pop)

Berlin, Germany
On RVNG Intl.

Inanimate Existence – Clockwork (technical death metal)

On The Artisan Era

Kongo Dia Ntotila – 360° (world fusion, jazz fusion)

London, UK
On Pussyfoot Records

Warforged – I: Voice (progressive blackened death metal)

Chicago, Illinois
On The Artisan Era

Friday, 17

Laurence Pike – Holy Spring (modern jazz, experimental electro)

Sydney, Australia
On The Leaf Label

Vale of Pnath – Accursed [EP] (technical death metal)

Denver, Colorado
On Willowtip

Scheduled for May

John Zorn – The Hierophant (modern jazz, chamber music)

New York, New York
On Tzadik

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Scheduled for 2019

Erth – Petricor (progressive rock)

Costa Rica

Bandcamp page

Ex fauna – Blue Moon (experimental punk, noise rock)

Chicago, Illinois
On Auris Apothecary

Good Nightowl – Truthmaster (progressive metal)

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Ihlo – Union (progressive metal)


On March 15 2019, this entry was posted.