Favorites recordings of 2017!!!

Favorites recordings of 2017.
Some new directions, old paths with new sounds and other manners, other types of experiences, you know the drill….Check them all (links in titles)!


“I knew I was on to something when I found I could make mistakes”
Ornette Coleman

George Staicu:

Bhob Rainey – From Null Lands Led, Starrily
Sote-Sacrred Horror in design ( Opal Tapes)
Basement Sessions – Bali Tapes (Cleanfeed)
Martin Küchen – Lieber Heiland, laß uns sterben (Sofa)
Wadada Leo Smith, Natsuki Tamura, Satoko Fujii, Ikue Mori ‎–Aspiration (Libra)
Ikue Mori – Obelisk (Tzadik)
Iordache – Organic Natural (Fiver House Records)
Hans Peter Hiby, Michael Bardon, Paul Hession (NotTwo)
Makaya McCraven – Highly Rare (International Anthem)
Chino Amobi – Paradiso

Jasss – 
Weightless (Ideal recordings)


Ken Vandermark – Momentum1 (Audiographic)
Brother Ah – Divine Music (Manufactured Recordings)


Gabi Burllau:

Nicole Mitchell – Mandorla Awakening II: Emerging Worlds (FPE, 2017)
Nadah El Shazly –  Ahwar 2017 (Nawa Recordings)
Vijay Iyer Sextet – Far From Over (ECM Records, 2017)
Satoko Fujii Orchestra New York – Fukushima (Libra, 2017)
Mary Halvorson – Paimon: The Book Of Angels Volume 32 (Tzadik, 2017)
LCD Soundsystem – American Dream 2017 (DFA Columbia)


Marcel Florut:

Arcade Fire – Everything Now [Sonovox Record]
LCD Soundsystem – American Dream [DFA/Columbia]
Moon Duo – Occult Architecture 1 & 2 [ Sacred Bones Records]
New Candys – Bleeding Magenta [Fuzz Club]
King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard – Flying Microtonal Banana [Flightless Records]


Laszlo Furak:

Snapped Ankles – Come play the Trees (Leaf)
New Candys – Bleeding Magenta (Fuzz Club)
JuJu – Our Mother was a Plant (Fuzz Club)
Denseland – Disco Dictionary (arbitrary)
Slowdive – Slowdive (Dead Oceans)


Andrei C. Cozma:

The Heliocentrics – The Sunshine Makers (Soundway)
Chee – Fear Monger
Yazz Ahmed – La Saboteuse (Naim Jazz)
Strange U – #LP4080 (High Focus)
Onra – Chinoiseries Pt. 3 (All City Records)
Hidden Orchestra – Dawn Chorus (Tru Thoughts)
The Comet Is Coming – Death To The Planet EP (Leaf)
Sunwatchers – Sun Worship (self-realesed)

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