EOY [Mid-Year] List Aggregate: 2018 New Music: Jazz

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Ranking

  1. Kamasi Washington: Heaven and Earth (Young Turks) {140}: 405:29, ABC:13, Al:48, AV:+, Bq:12, Btz:7, C:30, Cl:23, Cmp:48, Cpu:15, CS:4, DJ:29, DJM:24, Dr:8, Du:14, DVk:28, E_UK:+, FO:36, Fp:1, G:7, Gg:9, GTV:100, Gw:13, I:28, JC:12, LBF:21, LLV:9, Mj:1, Ms:39, Mu:13, NBH:33, NME:92, No:33, NPR:18, NR:14, Oo:8, Pc:45, Pf:48, PM:24, PW:8, Q:48, RM:10, RT:22, Sb:38, Sg:34, So:3, Thr:10, Tr:10, Trk:28, UpC:23, UR:1, VF:+, U:21, Up:46, VF:50, VMP:34; am:+, bb6:3, bl:6, ex_x:2, g_e:4, gl:+, gq:+, hhv:+, jrsc:12, kc:1, mms:+, nod:+, okp:17, pi:+, sg_j:3, tms:+, v_ab:2, v_cm:1, yh:7 -- TH:***
  2. Sons of Kemet: Your Queen Is a Reptile (Impulse!) {92}: 405:42, BIW:29, Bq:14, C:3, Cl:27, Cpu:13, Dr:2, DVk:23, Fp:61, G:12, JC:11, JW:3, LBF:16, LLV:20, LQ:16, Mj:63, MO:31, Mup:43, Ne:10, No:5, Od:13, Pc:56, PO:+, Qt:7, RM:2, RT:74, Sb:+, So:13, Tr:9, Trk:48, U:10, UpC:38, UR:65, VF:13, W:1, YW:36; am:+, bb6:8, g_e:7, hmv:+, jcm:+, jpm:17, jrsc:21, sg_j:2, sl:+, xjdc:+ -- RC:A-, TH:A-
  3. Makaya McCraven: Universal Beings (International Anthem) {39}: BIW:5, DVk:12, FB:78, JC:4, Mup:18, N:62, No:29, NPR:30, PO:7, PW:18, S:38, Sb:+; am:+, bc_j:+, ex_x:7, jha:+, jjm:4, jnm:5, jrsc:23, ny_u:16, sg_j:1 -- TH:A-
  4. Henry Threadgill 14 or 15 Kestra: Agg: Dirt . . . and More Dirt (Pi) {34}: CM:9, JC:2, NPR:+, PO:+; ei:2, fd:1, fj:+, jap:6, jdm:+, jdt:+, jha:5, jkp:2, jnm:4, jpa:5, jpm:7, jtb:7, ny_u:19, sg_j:10 -- TH:A-
  5. Tyshawn Sorey: Pillars (Firehouse 12 -3CD) {31}: CM:+, JC:14, PO:+, W:16; ei:1, fj:++, jap:2, jdt:+, jgm:5, jlre:3, jnm:10, jpm:1, jsb:7, jsg:1, jtb:4, sg_j:9 -- TH:**
  6. Dave Holland: Uncharted Territories (Dare2) {27}: CM:20, JC:17, PO:+; fd:10, fj:+, jadu:6, jap:8, jcg:10, jch:6, jdt:+, jgm:4, jmsc:5, jnm:3, jsb:1, pm_j:+, xrt:+ -- TH:A-
  7. Andrew Cyrille: Lebroba (ECM) {23}: JC:3, PO:+; ei:3, fd:9, jgm:6, jha:7, jjk:+, jjm:10, jpa:8, jpm:6, jrsc:22, ny_u:7, p_j:8, sg_j:6, tn:2 -- TH:***
  8. Wayne Shorter: Emanon (Blue Note) {23}: Cpu:12, JC:1, JW:2; ei:5, gl:++, jjw:+, jms:+, jrsc:19, ny_u:1, p_j:6, pm_j:+
  9. Ambrose Akinmusire: Origami Harvest (Blue Note) {21}: BIW:6, DT:41, JC:5, JW:10, NPR:38, PO:+, VMP:38; jjm:+, jmc:10, jpm:12, jrsc:9, ny_u:2 -- TH:*
  10. Myra Melford's Snowy Egret: The Other Side of Air (Firehouse 12) {19}: BIW:9, CM:26, JC:8, NPR:42, PO:+; jjm:3, jpm:8, jrsc:6, jtd:8, ny_u:9 -- TH:A-
  11. Miles Okazaki: Work: The Complete Compositions of Thelonios Monk (self-released) {19}: BIW:50, JC:13; fj:+, jadu:10, jch:8, jcm:6, jdme:2, jgl:1, jjm:2, ny_u:5 -- TH:***
  12. Charles Lloyd & the Marvels + Lucinda Williams: Vanished Gardens (Blue Note) {18}: BS:21, JC:20, JW:1; gl:+, jjk:+, jjw:+, jms:+, jrsc:4, pm_j:+ -- TH:***
  13. Peter Brotzmann/Heather Leigh: Sparrow Nights (Trost) {17}: JC:+, PO:+; fj:++, jap:1, jdt:+, jeh:4, jgl:4, jno:2, jss:2 -- TH:*
  14. Daniel Carter/William Parker/Matthew Shipp: Seraphic Light (AUM Fidelity) {17}: CM:14, JC:27, PO:+; jadu:3, jmc:8, jsb:4, jsg:2, tn:4 -- TH:A-
  15. Steve Coleman and Five Elements: Live at the Village Vanguard Vol I (The Embedded Sets) (Pi) {17}: CM:+, JC:6; ei:4, jha:4, jmc:4, jrsc:8, jtd:1 -- TH:***
  16. Cecile McLorin Salvant: The Window (Mack Avenue) {17}: Cpu:5, JC:9, JW:5; jjm:+, jpm:+, jrsc:16, ny_u:20, v_cw:10 -- TH:*
  17. Thumbscrew: Theirs (Cuneiform) {17}: BIW:4, JC:10; bc_j:+, fd:9, jjm:+, jmc:9, jms:+, pm_j:+ -- TH:A-
  18. JD Allen: Love Stone (Savant) {16}: CM:+, JC:22, PO:16; jdb:3, jdt:+, jjm:9, jpm:3, p_j:1 -- TH:**
  19. Rodrigo Amado: A History of Nothing (Trost) {16}: CM:19, JC:74, PO:+; jap:7, jcg:7, jjsh:+, jmsc:9, jsb:2, jtb:10, tn:7 -- TH:A-
  20. Ingrid Laubrock: Contemporary Chaos Practices: Two Works for Orchestra With Soloists (Intakt) {16}: JC:21; ei:6, fj:+, jap:3, jcg:2, jdme:1, jpm:14, jtd:7, sg_j:7 -- TH:***
  21. Kamaal Williams: The Return (Black Focus) {16}: Bq:+, C:23, DJM:32, Mup:23, No:13, , Pc:48, PW:23, RT:87, VF:43, W:35; cmp:8, hmv:+, jcm:+ -- TH:**
  22. Ben LaMar Gay: Downtown Castles Can Never Block the Sun (International Anthem) {15}: Kp:20, JC:52, VF:16, W:3; jdme:7, jgl:3, jlre:9 -- TH:**
  23. Thumbscrew: Ours (Cuneiform) {15}: BIW:4, JC:10; bc_j:+, fd:9, jmc:9, jms:+ -- TH:A-
  24. Assif Tsahar/William Parker/Hamid Drake: In Between the Tumbling a Stillness (Hopscotch) {15}: JC:+; fj:+, jcg:5, jmm:1, jno:1, tn:1
  25. Idris Ackamoor & the Pyramids: An Angel Fell (Strut) {14}: JC:+, No:10, PO:+, Qt:2, RM:56; hmv:+, jcm:+ -- TH:**
  26. Mary Halvorson: Code Girl (Firehouse 12) {14}: CM:48, JC:7, Od:10; ei:7, jlre:2, jtd:2, pm_j:+ -- TH:*
  27. Frank Kimbrough: Monk's Dreams: The Complete Compositions of Thelonious Sphere Monk (Sunnyside -6CD) {14}: JC:19; fd:4, jdb:7, jjm:+, jmc:1, jms:+ -- TH:A-
  28. Joshua Redman/Ron Miles/Scott Colley/Brian Blade: Still Dreaming (Nonesuch) {14}: JC:15, JW:5; fd:2, jjm:+, jrsc:25, p_j:9 -- TH:***
  29. Sylvie Courvoisier Trio: D'Agala (Intakt) {13}: CM:44, JC:16; jha:+, jjsh:+, jpm:4, jtd:3, ny_u:15 -- TH:***
  30. Ceramic Dog [Marc Ribot]: YRU Still Here? (Northern Spy) {12}: JC:+, PO:+, YF:+, YW:38; jpa: 10 -- RC:***, TH:A-
  31. Angelika Niescier Trio: The Berlin Concert (Intakt) {12}: CM:11, JC:38, PO:+; jdt:+, jpa:6, jtd:4 -- TH:***
  32. Quin Kirchner: The Other Side of Time (Astral Spirits) {11}: BIW:3, JC:+; bc_j:+, jpm:+, pm_j:+ -- TH:***
  33. Brad Mehldau: Seymour Reads the Constitution! (Nonesuch) {11}: DVk:47, JC:24, JW:4; art:+, jdc:+, jrsc:18 -- TH:*
  34. Nicole Mitchell: Maroon Cloud (FPE) {11}: JC:35, JW:7; jap:5, pm_j:+, sg_j:8 -- TH:***
  35. David Virelles: Igbo Alakorin (The Singer's Groove) Vol I & II (Pi) {11}: JC:37; fd:7, jjm:+, jmc:+, jpm:+, jrsc:14, tn:+ -- TH:A-
  36. Salim Washington: Dogon Revisited (Passin' Thru) {11}: CM:2, JC:+, PO:+; jno:4 -- TH:***
  37. Bill Frisell: Music IS (Okeh) {10}: JC:26; jch:1, jjk:+, jjm:6, p)j:3 -- TH:**
  38. James Brandon Lewis/Chad Taylor: Radiant Imprints (OFF) {10}: CM:39, JC:46, PO:+; jmc:+, jpm:13, ny_u:8 -- TH:A-
  39. MAST: Thelonious Sphere Monk (World Galaxy) {10}: JC:+, PO:+ -- RC:A, TH:***
  40. The Necks: Body (Northern Spy) {10}: CM:21, JC:+, No:41, PO:+, U:50; g_e:6, pm_v:18, xrt:7 -- TH:**
  41. Onyx Collective: Lower East Suite Part Three (Big Dada) {10}: Gw:30, JC:+, Ju:2, RM:75 -- TH:***
  42. Walking Distance: Freebird by Walking Distance Feat Jason Moran (Sunnyside) {10}: BIW:2, JC:+, bc_j:+, ny_u:17 -- TH:***
  43. Binker and Moses: Alive in the East? (Gearbox) {9}: Dr:37, JC:+, Mj:46; jcm:+, jss:10 -- TH:A-
  44. Kaja Draksler/Petter Eldh/Christian Lillinger: Punkt Vrt Plastik (Intakt) {9}: CM:23, JC:+; jmsc:4, jpm:+ -- TH:A-
  45. Jon Irabagon Quartet: Dr Quixotic's Traveling Exotics (Irabbagast) {9}: JC:28; jdt:+, jjm:+, jmc:+, jpa:9, tn:5 -- TH:**
  46. Julian Lage: Modern Lore (Mack Avenue) {9}: Cpu:8, DT:18, JC:44; jdc:+, jjk:+, pm_j:+ -- TH:B
  47. Evan Parker/Barry Guy/Paul Lytton: Music for David Mossman: Live at Vortex London (Intakt) {9}: JC:+, PO:+; jadu:2, jdt:+ -- TH:A-
  48. Hanna Paulsberg Concept/Magnus Broo: Daughter of the Sun (Odin) {9}: CM:1, JC:+; jpm:19 -- TH:**
  49. Barre Phillips: End to End (ECM) {9}: CM:+, JC:62; jdt:+, jms:+, jsg:3 -- TH:***
  50. Roller Trio: New Devices (Edition) {9}: BIW:8, JC:+, JW:16; bc_j:+ -- TH:*
  51. Henry Threadgill: Double Up Plays Double Up Plus (Pi) {9}: JC:18; jha:8, jadu:8, jlre:8 -- TH:A-
  52. Nik Bartsch's Ronin: Awase (ECM) {8}: JC:91; jgt:+, jjk:+, jmju:+ -- TH:A-
  53. Don Byron/Aruan Ortiz: Random Dances and (A)tonalities (Impakt) {8}: JC:29; fd:6, jdt:+, jjm:7, jrsc:24 -- TH:***
  54. GoGo Penguin: A Humdrum Star (Blue Note) {8}: Gw:20, LLV:74, Pc:36, RM:18; jgt:+ -- TH:*
  55. Johan Lindstrom Septett: Music for Empty Halls (Moserobie) {8}: CM:22, JC:+; jeh:+, jgl:5 -- TH:***
  56. Aaron Parks: Little Big (Ropeadope) {8}: JC:47; jjk:+, jjm:8, jmju:+, pm_j:+ -- TH:***
  57. Marc Ribot: Songs of Resistance 1942-2018 (Epitaph) {8}: Btz:40, JC:96, PO:+; am:+ -- RC:*, TH:***
  58. The Jamie Saft Quartet: Blue Dream (RareNoise) {8}: JC:80; jcd:+, jmc:2 -- TH:A-
  59. Matthew Shipp: Zero (ESP-Disk) {8}: JC:87; jadu:5, jnm:7, jtb:1 -- TH:*
  60. Sly & Robbie Meet Nils Petter Molvaer Feat Eivind Aarset and Vladislav Delay: Nordub (Okeh) {8}: PO:9 -- TH:A-
  61. Jason Stein's Locksmith Isidore: After Caroline (Northern Spy) {8}: CM:+, JC:+; jgl:7, jtb:9 -- TH:A-
  62. Trondheim Jazz Orchestra/Ole Morten Vagan: Happy Endings (Odin) {8}: CM:3, JC:+; xrt:+ -- TH:**
  63. Harriet Tubman: The Terror End of Beauty (Sunnyside) {8}: CM:+, JC:36, PO:+; jjm:5, jrsc:11, ny_u:11 -- TH:*
  64. Fay Victor's SoundNoiseFunk: Wet Robots (ESP-Disk) {8}: CM:+, JC:+; jdt:+, jjm:+, jlre:4 -- TH:**
  65. Mia Dyberg Trio: Ticket! (Clean Feed) {7}: BIW:48, CM:28, JC:+; tn:6 -- TH:***
  66. Kurt Elling: The Questions (Okeh) {7}: JC:67, JW:7, SC:+; jdb:5 -- TH:B-
  67. Fire!: The Hands (Rune Grammofon) {7}: RM:9; jgl:8, jss:6 -- TH:**
  68. Satoko Fujii: Solo (Libra) {7}: JC:31; jdm:+, jha:6, jtb:5 -- TH:**
  69. Rich Halley 3: The Literature (Pine Eagle) {7}: JC:97; jdm:+, jjm:+ -- TH:A-
  70. Adam Hopkins: Crickets (Out of Your Head) {7}: CM:+, Oo:10; tn:+ -- TH:**
  71. Christian Lillingers Grund: Cor (Plaist Music) {7}: JC:+; jadu:7, jmsc:1, jpm:2
  72. Adam O'Farrill's Stranger Days: El Maquech (Biophilia) {7}: JC:32; jjm:1, jpm:5 -- TH:*
  73. Noah Preminger: Genuinity (Criss Cross) {7}: JC:93; jjm:+, jrsc:2, pm_j:+ -- TH:**
  74. Bobby Previte: Rhapsody (RareNoise) {7}: BIW:50, JC:51; bc_j:+ -- TH:B
  75. Dafnis Prieto Big Band: Back to the Sunset (Dafnison) {7}: JC:+; jdb:+, jmc:+, jtd:+ -- TH:***
  76. John Scofield: Combo 66 (Verve) {7}: JC:68; jdc:+, jjk:+, p_j:2 -- TH:**
  77. Susana Santos Silva: All the Rivers: Live at Panteao Nacional (Clean Feed) {7}: JC:89; jdt:+, jsg:9, jtd:5 -- TH:**
  78. The Thing: Again (Trost/The Thing) {7}: JC:+, PO:+; tn:9 -- TH:A-
  79. David S Ware Trio: The Balance (Vision Festival XV+) (AUM Fidelity) {7}: CM:+, JC_r:+; jmsc:8, tn:+ -- TH:***
  80. Angles 3: Parede (Clean Feed) {6}: JC:+; tn:8 -- TH:A-
  81. Bad Luck: Four (Origin) {6}: jgm:7, jnm:2 -- TH:***
  82. Kenny Barron Quintet: Concentric Circles (Blue Note) {6}: JC:23; jha:1 -- TH:**
  83. Nat Birchall: Cosmic Language (Jazzman) {6}: JW:10 -- TH:***
  84. The Nels Cline 4: Currents Constellations (Blue Note) {6}: JC:33; jch:2, jdc:+, jjk:+ -- TH:*
  85. Chris Corsano/Bill Orcutt: Brace Up! (Palilalia) {6}: JC:+, PO:+, W:22; jfn:8, jtb:2
  86. Tim Daisy's Fulcrum Ensemble: Animation (Relay) {6}: BIW:37, JC:+; jtb:8 -- TH:***
  87. Josephine Davies' Satori: In the Corners of Clouds (Whirlwind) {6}: CM:+, JC:+ -- TH:A-
  88. Kris Davis & Craig Taborn: Octopus (Pyroclastic) {6}: CM:51, JC:70 -- TH:A-
  89. Jonathan Finlayson: 3 Times Round (Pi) {6}: JC:53; pm_j:+ -- TH:A-
  90. Satoko Fujii/Joe Fonda: Mizu (Long Song) {6}: JC:92; jjsh:+, jno:6 -- TH:***
  91. Full Blast: Rio (Trost) {6}: JC:+, PO:+; tn:3 -- TH:***
  92. Devin Gray: Dirigo Rataplan II (Rataplan) {6}: JC:+; jdt:+, jpa:7 -- TH:***
  93. Carlos Henriquez: Dizzy Con Clave: Live From Dizzy's Club Coca Cola (RodBros Music) {6}: JC:+; jjm:+, p_j:10 -- TH:***
  94. Kira Kira: Bright Force (Libra) {6}: JC:90; jlre:7 -- TH:A-
  95. Peter Kuhn Trio: Intention (FMR) {6}: JC:+; jdt:+ -- TH:A-
  96. Joe Lovano & Dave Douglas: Sound Prints: Scandal (Greenleaf Music) {6}: JC:45; jjm:+, pm_j:+ -- TH:***
  97. Mahobin: Live at Big Apple in Kobe (Libra) {6}: jadu:4, jeh:5 -- TH:**
  98. Maisha: There Is a Place (Brownswood) {6}: BIW:40, FB:80, JC:+, Mj:40; jcm:+ -- TH:*
  99. Christian McBride: Christian McBride's New Jawn (Mack Avenue) {6}: CM:+, JC:42; jmju:+, jrsc:17 -- TH:**
  100. Kate McGarry/Keith Ganz/Gary Versace: The Subject Tonight Is Love (Binxtown) {6}: JC:+; jdb:10, jmc:+, jjw:+ -- TH:**
  101. Joakim Milder/Fredrik Ljungkvist/Mathias Landraeus/Filip Augustson/Fredrik Rundkvist: The Music of Anders Garstedt (Moserobie) {6}: JC:+ -- TH:A
  102. Molly Tigre: Molly Tigre (Very Special) {6}: -- RC:***, TH:***
  103. Francois Moutin & Kavita Shah Duo: Interplay (Dot Time) {6}: JC:83; p_j:4 -- TH:***
  104. Wolfgang Muthspiel: Where the River Goes (ECM) {6}: JC:75; jfkz+, jjk:+, jms:+ -- TH:**
  105. Ivo Perelman/Matthew Shipp: Oneness (Leo -3CD) {6}: JC:+; jmc:3 -- TH:***
  106. Stephanie Richards: Fullmoon (Relative Pitch) {6}: JC:+; jlre:1 -- TH:**
  107. Akira Sakata & Chikamorachi With Masahiko Satoh: Proton Pump (Family Vineyard) {6}: JC:+; jfn:7, jtd:6 -- TH:***
  108. Alexander von Schlippenbach/Globe Unity Orchestra: Globe Unity - 50 Years (Intakt) {6}: JC:+; jdt:+ -- TH:A-
  109. Martial Solal: My One and Only Love: Live at Theater Gutersloh (Intuition) {6}: JC:77; jdb:4 -- TH:***
  110. Esperanza Spalding: 12 Little Spells (Concord) {6}: JC:55, RS:49; ny_p:4, ny_u:4 -- TH:B
  111. Bobo Stenson Trio: Contra La Indecision (ECM) {6}: JC:54, JW:16; jdm:+
  112. Ken Vandermark [Marker]: Roadwork 1/Roadwork 2/Homework 1 (Audiographic -3CD) {6}: fj:+, jgl:6, jkp:1, jnm:6
  113. VWCR [Ken Vandermark/Nate Wooley/Sylvie Courvoisier/Tom Rainey]: Noise of Our Time (Intakt) {6}: JC:+; jjsh:+ -- TH:A-
  114. Sam Wilkes: Wilkes (Leaving) {6}: AV:15, PW:48; pm_b:1
  115. Arild Andersen: In-House Science (ECM) {5}: JC:84 -- TH:A-
  116. Anteloper: Kudu (International Anthem) {5}: BIW:39, JC:+; pm_j:+ -- TH:**
  117. Dmitry Baevsky/Jeb Patton: We Two (Jazz & People) {5}: JC:+ -- TH:A-
  118. Martin Blume/Tobias Delius/Achim Kaufmann/Dieter Manderscheid: Frames & Terrains (NoBusiness) {5}: JC:+; jcg:3 -- TH:**
  119. Benjamin Boone/Philip Levine: The Poetry of Jazz (Origin) {5}: JC:+ -- TH:A-
  120. Jakob Bro: Bay of Rainbows (ECM) {5}: BIW:21, JC:+; jjk:+ -- TH:**
  121. Anat Cohen/Fred Hersch: Live in Healdsburg (Anzic) {5}: BIW:31; bc_j:+, jdb:+, jgt:+ -- TH:*
  122. Dave Douglas Quintet: Brazen Heart: Live at Jazz Standard: Saturday (Greenleaf Music) {5}: JC:+; jdt:+ -- TH:***
  123. Marty Ehrlich: Trio Exaltation (Clean Feed) {5}: JC:+; jtd:9 -- TH:***
  124. Espen Eriksen Trio With Andy Sheppard: Perfectly Unhappy (Rune Grammofon) {5}: CM:+ -- TH:A-
  125. Orrin Evans and the Captain Black Big Band: Presence (Smoke Sessions) {5}: CM:+, JC:64; jrsc:1 -- TH:B
  126. Ezra Collective: Juan Pablo: The Philosopher (Enter the Jungle) {5}: FB:79, Pc:9
  127. Satoko Fujii Orchestra Berlin: Ninety-Nine Years (Libra) {5}: JC:+; jsg:5 -- TH:**
  128. Hal Galper Quartet: Cubist (Origin) {5}: jdm:+ -- TH:A-
  129. Benito Gonzalez/Gerry Gibbs/Essiet Okon Essiet: Passion Reverence Transcendence: The Music of McCoy Tyner (Whaling City Sound) {5}: JC:+; jmju:+ -- TH:***
  130. Barry Guy: Barry Guy @ 70: Blue Horizon: Live at Ad Libitum (Fundacja Sluchaj -3CD) {5}: jcg:9 -- TH:A-
  131. Bjorn Marius Hegge Trio: Assosiasjoner (Particular) {5}: CM:45 -- TH:A-
  132. Eddie Henderson: Be Cool (Smoke Sessions) {5}: JC:95; p_j:7 -- TH:***
  133. Fred Hersch Trio: Live in Europe (Palmetto) {5}: JC:34; jdc:+, jdm:+ -- TH:**
  134. Art Hirahara: Sunward Bound (Posi-Tone) {5}: jrsc:20 -- TH:A-
  135. John Hollenbeck Large Ensemble: All Can Work (New Amsterdam) {5}: JC:+; bc_j:+, jjk:+, jjm:+, ny_u:18 -- TH:B
  136. Jason Kao Hwang Burning Bridge: Blood (True Sound) {5}: JC:61 -- TH:A-
  137. Juan Ibarra Quinteto: NauMay (self-released) {5}: BIW:10, JC:+; bc_j:+
  138. Ingrid Jensen/Steve Treseler: Invisible Sounds: For Kenny Wheeler (Whirlwind) {5}: JC:+; jjk:+ -- TH:***
  139. Darrell Katz and the JCA Orchestra: Rats Live on No Evil Star (JCA) {5}: JC:+; jjw:+ -- TH:***
  140. Kaze: Atody Man (Libra) {5}: JC:+; jcg:8 -- TH:***
  141. Martin Kuchen & Landaeus Trio: Vinyl (Moserobie) {5}: JC:+ -- TH:A-
  142. Michael Leonhart: The Painted Lady Suite (Sunnyside) {5}: JC:+; jjm:+, jjw:+, p_j:5
  143. Gregory Lewis: Organ Monk Blue (self-released) {5}: JC:+ -- TH:A-
  144. LFU [Lisbon Freedom Unit]: Praise of Our Folly (Clean Feed) {5}: PO:+ -- TH:A-
  145. Carol Liebowitz/Birgitta Flick: Malita-Malika (Leo) {5}: JC:+; jha:10 -- TH:***
  146. Allison Miller/Carmen Staaf: Science Fair (Sunnyside) {5}: JC:65; jjm:+, jrsc:15, ny_u:12 -- TH:*
  147. David Murray Feat Saul Williams: Blues for Memo (Motema) {5}: JC:+; ny_u:13, pm_j:+ -- TH:**
  148. No Fast Food: Settings for Three (Corner Store Jazz) {5}: JC:+ -- TH:A-
  149. Eva Novoa's Ditmas Quartet: Live at IBeam (Fresh Sound New Talent) {5}: JC:+ -- TH:A-
  150. Erlend Olderskog Albertsen: Rodssal Neen Glassdor (Dugnad Rec) {5}: CM:15 -- TH:***
  151. Houston Person & Ron Carter: Remember Love (HighNote) {5}: JC:+; jdt:+ -- TH:***
  152. Chris Pitsiokos CP Unit: Silver Bullet in the Autumn of Your Years (Clean Feed) {5}: CM:41, JC:+; tn:10 -- TH:**
  153. Rudy Royston: Flatbed Buggy (Greenleaf Music) {5}: BIW:43, JC:81 -- TH:***
  154. Jamie Saft: Solo a Genova (RareNoise) {5}: JC:+; jdc:+ -- TH:***
  155. Walter Smith III: Twio (Whirlwind) {5}: JC:100 -- TH:A-
  156. Gary Smulyan: Alternative Contrafacts (SteepleChase) {5}: JC:+; jdt:+ -- TH:***
  157. Sonar With David Torn: Vortex (RareNoise) {5}: JC:+; jms:+ -- TH:***
  158. Luciana Souza: The Book of Longing (Sunnyside) {5}: JC:76; jjm:+, pm_j:+ -- TH:**
  159. Spectral [Dave Rempis/Darren Johnston/Larry Ochs]: Empty Castles (Aerophonic) {5}: JC:+; jcg:4 -- TH:**
  160. Subtle Degrees: A Dance That Empties (New Amsterdam) {5}: JC:+, PO:+ -- TH:***
  161. Kevin Sun: Trio (Ectomorph Music) {5}: JC:+ -- TH:A-
  162. John Surman: Invisible Threads (ECM) {5}: JC:+; jjk:+ -- TH:***
  163. Mark Turner/Ethan Iverson: Temporary Kings (ECM) {5}: JC:40, JW:13 -- TH:**
  164. Chucho Valdes: Jazz Bata 2 (Mack Avenue) {5}: JC:+; jrsc:10 -- TH:***
  165. Ken Vandermark/Klaus Kugel/Mark Tokar: No-Exit Corner (Not Two) {5}: CM:6, JC:+, PO:+
  166. Marije Van Dijk: The Stereography Project Feat Jeff Taylor and Katell Keinig (Hert) {5}: BIW:7, JC:+; bc_j:+ -- TH:B
  167. Biliana Voutchkova/Michael Thieke: Blurred Music (Elsewhere) {5}: fj:+, jap:10, jdme:6, jeh:10, jkp:8
  168. Marcin Wasilewski Trio: Live (ECM) {5}: JC:+; jmju:+ -- TH:***
  169. Miguel Zenon: Yo Soy La Tradicion (Miel Music) {5}: JC:41; jjm:+ -- TH:***
  170. Stefan Aeby Trio: The London Concert (Intakt) {4}: JC:+ -- TH:***
  171. Alchemy Sound Project: Adventures in Time and Space (ARC) {4}: JC:+ -- TH:***
  172. Joey Alexander: Eclipse (Motema) {4}: JC:+; jrsc:12 -- TH:**
  173. Christopher Ali Solidarity Quartet: To Those Who Walked Before Us (Jazz Och Solidaritet) {4}: BIW:23; bc_j:+ -- TH:**
  174. Bill Anschell: Shifting Standards (Origin) {4}: JC:+ -- TH:***
  175. Simon Barker/Henry Kaiser/Bill Laswell/Rudresh Mahanthappa: Mudang Rock (Fractal Music) {4}: JC:+ -- TH:***
  176. Andy Biskin: 16 Tons: Songs From the Alan Lomax Collection (Andorfin) {4}: JC:+; jmc:+ -- TH:**
  177. Owen Broder: Heritage: The American Roots Project (ArtistShare) {4}: JC:+; fd:5, jjw:+ -- TH:B
  178. Jonas Cambien Trio: We Must Mustn't We (Clean Feed) {4}: jpm:18 -- TH:***
  179. Francois Carrier/Michel Lambert/Rafal Mazur: Beyond Dimensions (FMR) {4}: JC:+ -- TH:***
  180. Chaos Echoes & Mats Gustafsson: Sustain (Utech) {4}: jno:3, jsg:4
  181. Pierre Dorge: Soundscapes (SteepleChase) {4}: jdt:+ -- TH:***
  182. Dos Santos: Logos (International Anthem) {4}: FB:92, JC:+; bc_j:+ -- TH:*
  183. Yelena Eckemoff: Desert (L&H Production) {4}: JC:+ -- TH:***
  184. Danny Fox Trio: The Great Nostalgist (Hot Cup) {4}: JC:+ -- TH:***
  185. Gabriela Friedli Trio: Areas (Leo) {4}: JC:+; jno:8 -- TH:**
  186. Satoko Fujii: This Is It! (Libra) {4}: JC:+; jjsh:+ -- TH:**
  187. Marshall Gilkes/WDR Big Band: Always Forward (Alternate Side) {4}: JC:+; jdb:1
  188. The Vinny Golia Sextet: Trajectory (Nine Winds/Orenda) {4}: JC:+ -- TH:***
  189. Guillermo Gregorio/Rafal Mazur/Ramon Lopez: Wandering the Sounds (Fundacja Sluchaj) {4}: JC:+ -- TH:***
  190. Tord Gustavsen Trio: The Other Side (ECM) {4}: CM:30, JC:+ -- TH:**
  191. Here's to Us: Animals Wild and Tame (Hoob) {4}: JC:+; jtd:10 -- TH:**
  192. Monika Herzig: Monika Herzig's Sheroes (Whaling City Sound) {4}: JC:79; jha:3 -- TH:*
  193. Christopher Hollyday: Telepathy (Jazzbeat Productions) {4}: JC:+ -- TH:***
  194. William Hooker Trio: Remembering (Astral Spirits) {4}: JC:+ -- TH:***
  195. Francois Houle/Alexander Hawkins/Harris Eisenstadt: You Have Options (Songlines) {4}: JC:+ -- TH:***
  196. Ayn Inserto Jazz Orchestra: Down a Rabbit Hole (Summit) {4}: JC:+ -- TH:***
  197. Phillip Johnston & the Coolerators: Diggin' Bones (Asynchronous) {4}: JC:+ -- TH:***
  198. Mike Jones/Penn Jillette: The Show Before the Show: Live at the Penn & Teller Theater (Capri) {4}: JC:+ -- TH:***
  199. Kuzu: Hiljaisuus (Astral Spirits) {4}: fj:+, jlre:10, jmsc:2 -- TH:***
  200. Okkyung Lee: Cheol-Kkot-Sae (Steel Flower Bird) (Tzadik) {4}: jkp:4, jlre:5
  201. Dave Liebman/John Stowell: Petite Fleur: The Music of Sidney Bechet (Origin) {4}: JC:72; jdb:8, jdm:+ -- TH:*
  202. Brandon Lopez: Quoniam Facta Sum Vilis (Astral Spirits) {4}: CM:+, JC:+; jkp:9 -- TH:*
  203. Igor Lumpert & Innertextures: Eleven (Clean Feed) {4}: CM:+ -- TH:***
  204. Brad Mehldau: After Bach (Nonesuch) {4}: JW:7, PM:+ -- TH:B
  205. Van Morrison and Joey DeFrancesco: You're Driving Me Crazy (Legacy) {4}: JC:+, PO:+ -- TH:**
  206. Gard Nilssen's Acoustic Unity: Live in Europe (Clean Feed -3CD -17) {4}: JC:86 -- TH:***
  207. Fredrik Nordstrom: Needs (Clean Feed) {4}: CM:+ -- TH:***
  208. Eddie Palmieri: Full Circle (Ropeadope) {4}: JC:58 -- TH:***
  209. William Parker: Flower in a Stained-Glass Window/The Blinking of the Ear (Centering/AUM Fidelity -2CD) {4}: JC:+; tn:+ -- TH:**
  210. Dave Rempis/Tomeka Reid/Joshua Abrams: Ithra (Aerophonic) {4}: JC:+; jfn:10 -- TH:**
  211. Paul Rogers/Olaf Rupp/Frank Paul Schubert: Three Stories About Rain Sunlilght and the Hidden Soil (Relative Pitch) {4}: JC:+; jpa:1
  212. Renee Rosnes: Beloved of the Sky (Smoke Sessions) {4}: JC:+; jmju:+ -- TH:**
  213. Jacob Sacks: Fishes (Clean Feed) {4}: JC:+; jpm:20 -- TH:**
  214. Christian Sands: Facing Dragons (Mack Avenue) {4}: JC:+; jmju:+ -- TH:**
  215. Trygve Seim: Helsinki Songs (ECM) {4}: jjk:+ -- TH:***
  216. Matthew Shipp Quartet: Sonic Fiction (ESP-Disk) {4}: JC:69; jgm:8 -- TH:**
  217. Julian Siegel Quartet: Vista (Whirlwind) {4}: JW:16 -- TH:**
  218. Edward Simon: Sorrows & Triumphs (Sunnyside) {4}: JC:43; jdb:9, jjw:+ -- TH:*
  219. SLUGish Ensemble: An Eight Out of Nine (Slow & Steady) {4}: BIW:28; bc_j:+ -- TH:**
  220. Stephane Spira: New Playground (Jazzmax) {4}: JC:+ -- TH:***
  221. Jon Rune Strom Quintet: Fragments (Clean Feed) {4}: CM:52 -- TH:**
  222. Steve Swell: Music for Six Musicians: Hommage A Olivier Messiaen (Silkheart) {4}: JC:39 -- TH:***
  223. Trio HLK: Standard Time (Ubuntu) {4}: bc_j:+ -- TH:***
  224. Cuong Vu 4Tet: Change in the Air (RareNoise) {4}: JC:+; pm_j:+ -- TH:**
  225. Ben Wendel: The Seasons (Motema) {4}: JC:56; jfkz:+, jmju:+ -- TH:*
  226. Kenny Werner: The Space (Pirouet) {4}: JC:+; jdb:+, jdm:+ -- TH:*
  227. Dr Michael White: Tricentennial Rag (Basin Street) {4}: JC:+, PO:+ -- TH:**
  228. Havard Wiik Trio: This Is Not a Waltz (Moserobie) {4}: CM:+ -- TH:***
  229. Juhani Aaltonen/Raoul Bjorkenheim: Awakening (Eclipse) {3}: jch:10 -- TH:**
  230. Anguish: Anguish (RareNoise) {3}: jgl:+ -- TH:**
  231. John Bailey: In Real Time (Summit) {3}: JC:+ -- TH:**
  232. Duck Baker: Plays Monk (Triple Point) {3}: JC:+; jpa:2
  233. Jamie Baum Septet+: Bridges (Sunnyside) {3}: JC:+; jgt:+ -- TH:*
  234. Samuel Blaser With Marc Ducret/Peter Bruun: Taktlos Zurich 2017 (Hatology) {3}: jch:9, pm_j:+ -- TH:*
  235. Moses Boyd Exodus: Displaced Diaspora (Exodus) {3}: C:18, JC:+
  236. Geof Bradfield: Yes and . . . Music for Nine Improvisers (Delmark) {3}: JC:+ -- TH:**
  237. Anouar Brahem: Blue Maqams (ECM -17) {3}: jgm:1 -- [TH:**]
  238. Magnus Broo Trio: Rules (Moserobie) {3}: jpm:15 -- TH:**
  239. Francesco Cafiso: We Play for Tips (Eflat) {3}: JC:+ -- TH:**
  240. Roxy Coss: The Future Is Female (Posi-Tone) {3}: JC:63; jha:2 -- TH:B
  241. Jeremiah Cymerman: Decay of the Angel (5049) {3}: JC:+; jmc:+, jsg:7
  242. Eddie Daniels: Heart of Brazil (Resonance) {3}: JC:73, PO:+; jdb:6
  243. Caroline Davis: Heart Tonic (Sunnyside) {3}: JC:+ -- TH:**
  244. Kris Davis/Matt Mitchell/Aruan Ortiz/Matthew Shipp: New American Songbooks Volume 2 (Sound American) {3}: JC:+ -- TH:**
  245. Liran Donin's 1000 Boats: 8 Songs (Cavalo) {3}: JW:10
  246. Tashi Dorji & Tyler Damon: Leave No Trace: Live in St Louis (Family Vineyard) {3}: jnm:9, jtb:3
  247. Yelena Eckemoff: Better Than Gold and Silver (L&H Production) {3}: jjk:+ -- TH:**
  248. Extra Large Unit: More Fun Please (PNL) {3}: jeh:1
  249. Michael Formanek Elusion Quartet: Time Like This (Intakt) {3}: JC:+ -- TH:**
  250. Amaro Freitas: Rasif (Far Out) {3}: CM:+; hhv:+, xrt:+
  251. Camilla George: The People Could Fly (Ubuntu) {3}: JC:+; sg_j:5
  252. Aaron Goldberg: At the Edge of the World (Sunnyside) {3}: JC:+ -- TH:**
  253. Vinny Golia/Henry Kaiser/Bob Moses/Damon Smith/Weasel Walter: Astral Plane Crash (Balance Point Acoustics) {3}: JC:+ -- TH:**
  254. Thibault Gomez: La Grande Reveuse (Parallel) {3}: jss:1
  255. Maria Grand: Magdalena (Biophilia) {3}: CM:29 -- TH:**
  256. Danny Green Trio Plus Strings: One Day It Will (OA2) {3}: jdm:+ -- TH:**
  257. Mary Halvorson/Bill Frisell: The Maid With the Flaxen Hair (Tzadik) {3}: JC:59; jjm:+, jpm:10
  258. Jeff Hamilton Trio: Live From San Pedro (Capri) {3}: JC:+ -- TH:**
  259. The Heat Death: The Glenn Miller Sessions (Clean Feed) {3}: CM:43 -- TH:**
  260. Arve Henriksen: The Height of the Reeds (Rune Grammofon) {3}: JC:+, No:47; jjk:+
  261. McClenty Hunter Jr: The Groove Hunter (Strikezone) {3}: JC:+; jrsc:5
  262. Ryan Keberle/Frank Woeste: Reverso: Suite Pavel (Phonoart) {3}: JC:+ -- TH:**
  263. Roger Kellaway Trio: New Jazz Standards Vol 3 (Summit) {3}: JC:+ -- TH:**
  264. Ernie Krivda and Swing City: A Bright and Shining Moment (Capri) {3}: JC:+ -- TH:**
  265. Rolf Kuhn: Yellow + Blue (MPS) {3}: JC:+ -- TH:**
  266. Azar Lawrence: Elementals (HighNote) {3}: JC:+ -- TH:**
  267. Joelle Leandre/Elisabeth Harnik: Tender Music (Trost) {3}: jap:4, jkp:10
  268. Pablo Ledesma/Pepa Angelillo/Mono Hurtado/Carlo Brandan: Gato Barbieri Revisitado (Discos ICM) {3}: BIW:35 -- TH:**
  269. Robbie Lee & Mary Halvorson: Seed Triangular (New Amsterdam) {3}: JC:+ -- TH:**
  270. Shai Maestro: The Dream Thief (ECM) {3}: jfkz:+ -- TH:**
  271. Joe Magnarelli: Magic Trick (SteepleChase) {3}: JC:+ -- TH:**
  272. Thomas Marriott: Romance Language (Origin) {3}: jdm:+
  273. Nellie McKay: Sister Orchid (Palmetto) {3}: nod:+ -- TH:**
  274. Dave McMurray: Music Is Life (Blue Note) {3}: JC:+ -- TH:**
  275. Momentum 2&3: Momentum 2&3 [Brullt/Monster] (Audiographic -17) {3}: JC:+; jpa:3 -- [TH:*]
  276. Jemeel Moondoc Quartet: The Astral Revelations (RogueArt) {3}: CM:+, JC:+; jjsh:+
  277. Jason Moran and the Bandwagon: Looks of a Lot (Yes) {3}: JC:+; jrsc:3
  278. Moskus: Mirakler (Hubro) {3}: CM:33 -- TH:**
  279. Adam Nussbaum: The Lead Belly Project (Sunnyside) {3}: JC:+ -- TH:**
  280. Chris Pasin: Ornettiquette (Planet Arts) {3}: JC:+ -- TH:**
  281. Jeremy Pelt: Noir En Rouge: Live in Paris (HighNote) {3}: JC:+ -- TH:**
  282. Leslie Pintchik: You Eat My Food You Drink My Wine You Steal My Girl! (Pintch Hard) {3}: JC:+ -- TH:**
  283. Noam Preminger/Frank Carlberg: Whispers and Cries (Red Piano) {3}: JC:48; jdb:2
  284. Nikita Rafaelov: Spirit of Gaia (Gotta Let It Out) {3}: jdm:+ -- TH:**
  285. John Raymond & Real Feels: Joy Ride (Sunnyside) {3}: jdb:+ -- TH:**
  286. The Rempis/Daisy Duo & Guests: Dodecahedron (Aerophonic -2CD) {3}: JC:+ -- TH:**
  287. Bobby Sanabria Manhattan Big Band: West Side Story: Reimagined (Jazzheads -2CD) {3}: JC:57; fd:3 -- TH:B
  288. Sara Serpa: Close Up (Clean Feed) {3}: JC:+; jdt:+ -- TH:*
  289. Lauren Sevian: Bliss (Posi-Tone) {3}: JC:+ -- TH:**
  290. Shakers n' Bakers: Heart Love (Little i Music) {3}: JC:+; jmc:7 -- TH:*
  291. Josh Sinton's Predicate Trio: Making Bones Taking Draughts Bearing Unstable Millstones Pridefully Idiotically Prosaically (Iluso) {3}: JC:+ -- TH:**
  292. Thiefs: Graft (Le Greffe) (Jazz & People) {3}: JC:+ -- TH:**
  293. Steve Tibbetts: Life Of (ECM) {3}: JC:98; wp:9 -- TH:*
  294. Dan Weiss: Starebaby (Pi) {3}: JC:25; jmc:5 -- TH:B
  295. Bugge Wesseltoft & Prins Thomas: Bugge Wesseltoft & Prins Thomas (Smalltown Supersound) {3}: Pc:90 -- TH:**
  296. Veryan Weston/Element Project: The Make Project (Barnyard) {3}: JC:+; jsb:5
  297. Mars Williams: Mars Williams Presents an Ayler Xmas: Volume 2 (Soul What) {3}: JC:+ -- TH:**
  298. Peter Zak Quartet Featuring Marcos Varela: One Mind (Fresh Sound New Talent) {3}: JC:+ -- TH:**
  299. Denny Zeitlin: Wishing on the Moon (Sunnyside) {3}: JC:+; jdb:+, jdm:+
  300. Cyrille Aimee: Live (Mack Avenue) {2}: JC:+; jcmb:+
  301. Lynne Arriale Trio: Give Us These Days (Challenge) {2}: JC:82 -- TH:*
  302. Tiffany Austin: Unbroken (Con Alma) {2}: jcmb:+ -- TH:*
  303. The Bad Plus: Never Stop II (Legbreaker) {2}: JC:66, RS:+
  304. Kevin Bales & Keri Johnsrud: Beyond the Neighborhood: The Music of Fred Rogers (GabNat) {2}: JC:+; jjw:+
  305. Barker Trio: Avert Your I (Astral Spirits) {2}: JC:+ -- TH:*
  306. Jon Batiste: Hollywood Africans (Verve) {2}: fd:+ -- TH:*
  307. Han Bennink/Steve Noble/Alexander Hawkins: 11.8.17 (Otoroku) {2}: jss:4
  308. Tim Berne/Matt Mitchell: Angel Dusk (Screwgun) {2}: JC:+; jjm:+
  309. Eraldo Bernocchi: Like a Fire That Consumes All Before It (RareNoise) {2}: jms:+ -- TH:*
  310. Lea Bertucci: Metal Aether (NNA Tapes) {2}: W:17
  311. David Binney: Here & Now (Mythology) {2}: JC:+; jjk:+ -- TH:B-
  312. David Birchall/Andrew Cheetham/Colin Webster/Otto Willberg: Plastic Kneecap (Raw Tonk) {2}: jfn:4
  313. Terence Blanchard: Live (Blue Note) {2}: JC:+ -- TH:*
  314. Samuel Blaser: Early in the Mornin' (Out Note) {2}: JC:+ -- TH:*
  315. Ian Brighton/Henry Kaiser: Together Apart (Fractal) {2}: jch:3
  316. Justin Brown: Nyeusi (Biophilia) {2}: JC:+; ny_u:10 -- TH:B-
  317. Chesterfield: Consuelo (Mikroton) {2}: jeh:2
  318. The Chick Corea + Steve Gadd Band: Chinese Butterfly (Stretch/Concord -2CD) {2}: JC:+ -- TH:*
  319. Marco Colonna/Agusti Fernandez/Zlatko Kaucic: Agrakal (Not Two) {2}: JC:+; jfn:9
  320. Ronnie Cuber: Ronnie's Trio (SteepleChase) {2}: JC:+ -- TH:*
  321. Billie Davies Trio: Perspectives II (self-released) {2}: JC:+; jjw:+
  322. Dead Composers Club [Noah Preminger/Rob Garcia]: Chopin Project (Connection Works) {2}: JC:+; jgt:+ -- TH:B
  323. Dot Dash: Proto Retro (The Beautiful Music) {2}: ATH:16
  324. Kat Edmonson: Old Fashioned Gal (Spinnerette) {2}: JC:+ -- TH:*
  325. Elephant9: Greatest Show on Earth (Rune Grammofon) {2}: JC:+; jjk:+
  326. Signe Emmeluth's Amoeba: Polyp (Ora Fonogram) {2}: CM:+; jtd:+
  327. Endangered Blood: Don't Freak Out (Skirl) {2}: JC:+; jpm:9
  328. The End [Sofia Jernberg/Mats Gustafsson/Kjetil Moster/Anders Hana/Greg Saunier]: Svarmod Och Vemod Ar Vardesinnen (RareNoise) {2}: jeh:7, jmsc:10 -- TH:D+
  329. John Escreet: Learn to Live (Blue Room) {2}: JC:+ -- TH:*
  330. Frame Trio: Luminaria (FMR) {2}: jsg:6, jtb:6
  331. Jurg Frey and Magnus Granberg/Ensemble Grizzana: Early to Late (Another Timbre) {2}: jno:5
  332. Tia Fuller: Diamond Cut (Mack Avenue) {2}: JC:71 -- TH:*
  333. Sebastian Gandera: Le Raccourci (Efficient Space) {2}: Ju:14
  334. Lori Goldston: The Passion of Joan of Arc (Substrata) {2}: jgm:2
  335. Vinny Golia/Steph Richards/Bert Turetzky: Trio Music (pfMENTUM) {2}: JC:+ -- TH:*
  336. Macy Gray: Ruby (Artistry) {2}: ABC:44, Al:32
  337. Graz Composers Orchestra Meets Claudia Doffinger: Monochrome (QFTF) {2}: JC:+; jjw:+
  338. Hampshire & Foat: Nightshade (Athens of the North) {2}: Pc:54, YW:113
  339. Eric Harland: 13th Floor (13th Floor) {2}: JC:+ -- TH:*
  340. Stefon Harris + Blackout: Sonic Creed (Motema) {2}: JC:30; jdb:+ -- TH:B-
  341. Gilad Hekselman: Ask for Chaos (Hexophonic Music/Motema) {2}: JC:+; jfkz:+
  342. Magos Herrera & Brooklyn Rider: Dreamers (RCA) {2}: NPR:15
  343. Tyler Higgins: Blue Mood (Shhpuma) {2}: JC:+ -- TH:*
  344. Steve Hobbs: Tribute to Bobby (Challenge) {2}: JC:+ -- TH:*
  345. Amos Hoffman/Noam Lemish: Pardes (self-released) {2}: JC:+ -- TH:*
  346. Honest John w/ Ab Baars: Treem (Clean Feed) {2}: jpm:11 -- TH:*
  347. Peter Jacquemyn: Fundament (El Negocito) {2}: jkp:7, jsg:+
  348. Jose James: Lean on Me (Blue Note) {2}: JC:+ -- TH:*
  349. Phillip Johnston: The Adventuers of Prince Achmed (Asychronous) {2}: JC:+ -- TH:*
  350. Paul Jolly & Mike Adcock: Risky Furniture (33xtreme) {2}: jss:3
  351. Kammerflimmer Kollektief: There Are Actions Which We Have Neglected and Which Never Cease to Call Us (Bureau B) {2}: jmsc:3
  352. Kirk Knuffke/Steven Herring: Witness (SteepleChase) {2}: JC:+; jtd:+ -- TH:B
  353. Gleb Kolyadin: Gleb Kolyadin (KScope) {2}: L:+; jgt:+
  354. Sarathy Korwar and Upaj Collective: My East Is Your West (Gearbox) {2}: JC:+; jcm:+
  355. Yoni Kretzmer's New Dilemma: Months Weeks and Days (OutNow) {2}: JC:+; jjsh:+
  356. Kukuruz Quartet: Julius Eastman Piano Interpretations (Intakt) {2}: JC:+ -- TH:*
  357. Dave Liebman/Tatsuya Nakatani/Adam Rudolph: The Unknowable (RareNoise) {2}: JC:+ -- TH:*
  358. Chris Lightcap: Superette (The Royal Potato Family) {2}: JC:+ -- TH:*
  359. Joe Locke: Subtle Disguise (Origin) {2}: jdb:+, jjk:+
  360. Lionel Loueke: The Journey (Aparte) {2}: JC:+; jfkz:+
  361. Jessica Lurie: Long Haul (Chant -17) {2}: BIW:42, JC:+ -- [TH:**]
  362. Harold Mabern: The Iron Man: Live at Smoke (Smoke Sessions) {2}: JC:+; jrsc:7
  363. Donny McCaslin: Blow (Motema) {2}: JC:+ -- TH:*
  364. Jim McNeely/The Frankfurt Radio Big Band: Barefoot Dances and Other Visions (Planet Arts) {2}: JC:94; jjw:+
  365. Mephiti: Mephiti (El Negocito) {2}: BIW:20
  366. Roscoe Mitchell/Montreal-Toronto Art Orchestra: Ride the Wind (Nessa) {2}: JC:99; jdt:+
  367. Louis Moholo-Moholo's Five Blokes: Uplift the People (Ogun) {2}: JC:+; jjsh:+
  368. Moster: States of Minds (Hubro -2CD) {2}: JC:+ -- TH:*
  369. Dana Murray: Negro Manifesto (Ropeadope) {2}: JC:+, PO:+
  370. Kim Myhr/Quatuor Bozzini/Caroline Bergvall/Ingar Zach: Pressing Clouds Passing Crowds (Hubro) {2}: jeh:3
  371. Myriad 3: Vera (ALMA) {2}: JC:+ -- TH:*
  372. Meg Okura/Sam Newsome/Jean-Michel Pilc: NPO Trio Live at the Stone (Chant) {2}: JC:+ -- TH:*
  373. Meg Okura & the Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble: Ima Ima (Chant) {2}: jdb:+ -- TH:*
  374. Manu Pekar: Pagan Panic (dbMP(x) -17) {2}: BIW:19
  375. Ivo Perelman/Matthew Shipp: The Art of Perelman-Shipp Volume 1: Titan (Leo -17) {2}: jss:5 -- [TH:A-]
  376. Roberta Piket: West Coast Trio (13th Note) {2}: JC:+ -- TH:*
  377. Ryan Porter: The Optimist (World Galaxy/Alpha Pup) {2}: JC:+, PW:31
  378. Santiago Quintans/Ramon Lopez: Espadas Como Labios (Creative Sources) {2}: jch:4
  379. Kate Reid: The Heart Already Knows (self-released) {2}: JC:+; jjw:+
  380. Logan Richardson: Blues People (Ropeadope) {2}: ny_u:3 -- TH:B
  381. R+R=Now: Collagically Speaking (Blue Note) {2}: gl:++ -- TH:B
  382. Anne Sajdera: New Year (Bijuri) {2}: JC:+ -- TH:*
  383. Greg Saunier/Mary Halvorson/Ron Miles: New American Songbooks Volume 1 (Sound American -17) {2}: BIW:41, JC:+ -- [TH:**]
  384. J Peter Schwalm: How We Fall (RareNoise) {2}: jms:+ -- TH:*
  385. Andy Sheppard Quartet: Romaria (ECM) {2}: JC:+ -- TH:*
  386. Catherine Sikora/Christopher Culpo: The Spectral Life of Things () {2}: jfn:3
  387. Cory Smythe: Circulate Susanna (Pyroclastic) {2}: JC:+; jadu:9 -- TH:B-
  388. Sungjae Son: Near East Quartet (ECM) {2}: JC:+; jms:+
  389. Harvey Sorgen/Joe Fonda/Marilyn Crispell: Dreamstruck (Not Two) {2}: JC:+; jmju:+
  390. Luke Stewart: Works for Upright Bass and Amplifier (Monofonus Press/Astral Spirits) {2}: CM:+, JC:+
  391. Chad Taylor: Myths and Morals (Ears & Eyes) {2}: JC:+ -- TH:*
  392. Thollem/DuRoche/Stjames Trio: Live in Our Time (ESP-Disk) {2}: JC:+ -- TH:*
  393. Jean Toussaint Allstar 6tet: Brother Raymond (Lyte) {2}: JW:13
  394. Ben Vince: Assimilation (Where to Now?) {2}: JC:+, Qt:55
  395. Tim Warfield: Jazzland (Criss Cross) {2}: JC:+ -- TH:*
  396. Mike Westbrook: Starcross Bridge (Hatology) {2}: JC:+ -- TH:*
  397. Buster Williams: Audacity (Smoke Sessions) {2}: JC:+ -- TH:*
  398. Michael Wollny Trio: Live: Wartburg (ACT) {2}: JW:15
  399. Jack Wright: You Haven't Heard This (Spring Garden Music) {2}: jgm:3
  400. 10^32K: The Law of Vibration (self-released) {1}: JC:+
  401. Chris Abelen: Songs on the Eve of Dismissal (CAMP) {1}: BIW:46
  402. Michael Adkins Quartet: Flaneur (Hatology) {1}: jdt:+
  403. Antonio Adolfo: Encontros: Orquestra Atlantica (AAM Music) {1}: JC:+
  404. Howard Alden/Marty Krystall/Buell Neidlinger: The Happenings: Music of Herbie Nichols (K2B2 -17) {1}: JC:+
  405. Eric Alexander: Song of No Regrets (HighNote -17) {1}: JC:+ -- [TH:**]
  406. Tony Allen & Jeff Mills: Tomorrow Comes the Harvest (Blue Note) {1}: FB:65
  407. Ben Allison: Quiet Revolution (Sonic Camera) {1}: JC:85
  408. Karrin Allyson: Some of That Sunshine (Kasrecords) {1}: JC:+
  409. Leny Andrade: Bossa Nossa: Leny Andrade Canta Fred Falcao (Biscoito Fino) {1}: JC:+
  410. Ray Angry: One (JMI) {1}: JC:+
  411. Julian Arguelles: Tonadas (Edition) {1}: JC:+
  412. Joe Armon-Jones: Starting Today (Brownswood) {1}: JC:+
  413. Atomic: Pet Variations (Odin) {1}: CM:+
  414. Ab Baars/Kaja Draksler/Joe Williamson: Fish Scale Sunrise: No Queen Rises (Relative Pitch) {1}: JC:+
  415. Noah Baerman Resonance Ensemble: The Rock & the Redemption (RMI) {1}: JC:+
  416. Charlie Ballantine: Life Is Brief: The Music of Bob Dylan (Green Mind) {1}: jms:+
  417. Severine Ballon: Inconnaissable (All the Dust) {1}: jdme:8
  418. Christian Balvig 6-tet: Music for Humans (AMP) {1}: BIW:36
  419. Maria Baptist: Resonance (self-released) {1}: jgt:+
  420. Louis Beaudoin-de-la-Sablonniere/Eric Normand/Louis-Vencent Hamel: Brulez Les Meubles (Tour de Bras) {1}: jch:7
  421. Stefan Bellnas: Podunk (Country & Eastern) {1}: JC:+
  422. Adam Berenson/Scott Barnum/Eric Hofbauer: Introverted Cultures (Dream Play) {1}: JC:+
  423. Andrew Bernstein: An Exploded View of Time (Hausu Mountain) {1}: JC:+
  424. Sarah Bernstein Unearthish: Crazy Lights Shining (Phase Frame) {1}: JC:+
  425. Mica Bethea Big Band: Suite Theory (self-released) {1}: JC:+
  426. Ryan Biesack/James Miley/Mike Nord: Trio Untold (PJCE) {1}: BIW:38
  427. Big Heart Machine: Big Heart Machine (self-released) {1}: jjm:+ -- TH:B
  428. Blast: Drifting (Pince-Oreilles) {1}: BIW:22
  429. Blue Lab Beats: Xover (Blue Adventure/All Points) {1}: NPR:+
  430. Cyril Bondi/Pierre-Yves Martel/Christoph Schiller: TSE (Another Timbre) {1}: jsb:8
  431. Anthony Braxton: Solo (Victoriaville) (Victo) {1}: JC:+
  432. Peter Brotzmann & Fred Lonberg-Holm: Ouroboros (Astral Spirits) {1}: PO:+
  433. Rosa Brunello Y Los Fermentos: Volverse Live in Trieste (CAM Jazz) {1}: JC:+
  434. Burrows/Greg Campbell/Vinny Golia/Clyde Reed: Tales From the Zoo (Third Rail) {1}: jgm:10
  435. Francois Carrier/Michel Lambert: Out of Silence (FMR -17) {1}: JC:+ -- [TH:A-]
  436. Daniel Carter/Patrick Holmes/Matthew Putman/Hilliard Greene/Federico Ughi: Telepathic Alliances (577 -17) {1}: JC:+
  437. Cataclysmic Commentary: Audience Participation (Eschatology) {1}: jpa:4
  438. Amy Cervini: No One Ever Tells You (Anzic) {1}: JC:+
  439. Marko Churnchetz: Ruthenia: Retrospective of Russian Composers of the 20th Century (Fresh Sound New Talent) {1}: jms:+
  440. The Stanley Clarke Band: The Message (Mack Avenue) {1}: JC:+
  441. Emmet Cohen: Master Legacy Series Volume 2 (Cellar Live) {1}: jmju:+
  442. Anat Cohen Tentet: Happy Song (Anzic -17) {1}: JC:+ -- [TH:***]
  443. Common Objects [John Butcher/Angharad Davies/Rhodri Davies/Lina Lapelyte/Lee Patterson/Pat Thomas]: Skullmarks (Ftarri) {1}: jsb:9
  444. Marc Cuevas: Carta Blanca (Underpool Music) {1}: BIW:27
  445. Adrian Cunningham and Ken Peplowski: Duologue (Arbors Jazz) {1}: JC:+
  446. Caleb Wheeler Curtis: Brothers (self-released) {1}: jdb:+
  447. Duduka Da Fonseca Trio: Plays Dom Salvador (Sunnyside) {1}: JC:+
  448. James Davis Quintet: Disappearing Roads (Whistler) {1}: BIW:47
  449. Michael Dease: Reaching Out (Posi-Tone) {1}: JC:+
  450. Gonzalo Del Val With David Liebman & Ronan Guilfoyle: Standards in Dublin (Quadrant) {1}: JC:+
  451. Dwiki Dharmawan: Rumah Batu (Moonjune) {1}: jjk:+
  452. The Diva Jazz Orchestra: 25th Anniversary Project (ArtistShare -17) {1}: JC:+
  453. David Dominique: Mask (Orenda) {1}: BIW:33 -- TH:C
  454. Kit Downes: Obsidian (ECM) {1}: JC:+ -- TH:B
  455. Hamid Drake/Joe McPhee: Keep Going (Corbett vs Dempsey) {1}: jdt:+
  456. Paul Dunmall/Jon Irabagon/Mark Sanders/Jim Bashford: The Rain Sessions (FMR) {1}: JC:+
  457. Bokani Dyer Trio: Neo-Native (self-released) {1}: jdb:+
  458. John Edwards/Mark Sanders/John Wall: FGBH (Entr'acte) {1}: jss:7
  459. Wendy Eisenberg: Its Shape Is Your Touch (Vin du Select Qualitite) {1}: JC:+
  460. Wendy Eisenberg: The Machinic Unconscious (Tzadik) {1}: JC:+
  461. El Eco With Guillermo Nojechowicz: Puerto de Buenos Aires 1933 (Zoho -17) {1}: JC:+ -- [TH:*]
  462. Roddy Ellias/Marc Copland/Adrian Vedady: ECV: Sticks and Stones (Kwimu Music) {1}: jjk:+
  463. Amir ElSaffar/Rivers of Sound: Not Two (New Amsterdam -17) {1}: JC:+
  464. Emanative: Earth (Jazzman) {1}: jcm:+
  465. Ron English: Dance/Cry/Dance (Detroit Music Factory) {1}: JC:+
  466. Peter Evans/Barry Guy: Syllogistic Moments (Maya) {1}: jjsh:+
  467. Maria Faust: Machina (Stunt) {1}: jpm:16
  468. John Faxe: I Am Awake (Losen) {1}: jgt:+
  469. Lorraine Feather: Math Camp (Relarion) {1}: jcmb:+
  470. Lars Fill: Frit Falt 11 (Fiil) {1}: jss:9
  471. Christopher Fox: Topophony (HatArt) {1}: jsb:6
  472. James Francies: Flight (Blue Note) {1}: JC:+ -- TH:B
  473. Friends and Neighbors: What's Next (Clean Feed) {1}: CM:+
  474. Satoko Fujii Orchestra New York: Fukushima (Libra -17) {1}: JC:+ -- [TH:**]
  475. Yuko Fujiyama: Night Wave (Innova) {1}: JC:+
  476. Fusk: The Jig Is Up (WhyPlayJazz) {1}: JC:+
  477. Elliot Galvin: The Influencing Machine (Edition) {1}: JC:+
  478. Tim Garland: Weather Walker (Edition) {1}: JC:+
  479. GDFX: Young Ox Restraint (Mondoj) {1}: JC:+
  480. Sam Gendel/Sam Wilkes: Music for Saxofone and Bass Guitar (Leaving) {1}: PW:48
  481. Get the Blessing: Bristopia (Kartel) {1}: BIW:30
  482. Tania Giannouli/Rob Thorne/Steve Garden: Rewa (Rattle) {1}: jeh:6
  483. Pedro Giraudo & the WDR Big Band: An Argentinian in New York (Zoho) {1}: JC:+
  484. Ben Goldberg/Michael Coleman: Practitioner (BAG Productions) {1}: JC:+
  485. Larry Goldings/Peter Bernstein/Bill Stewart: Toy Tunes (Pirouet) {1}: JC:+
  486. Dayramir Gonzalez: The Grand Concourse (Hippos in Tanks) {1}: JC:+
  487. Kelly Green Trio: Volume One () {1}: jcmb:+
  488. Frode Haltli: Avant Folk (Hubro) {1}: JC:+
  489. Mary Halvorson/Joe Morris: Traversing Orbits (RogueArt) {1}: JC:+
  490. Ross Hammond/Jay Nair: Songs of Universal Peace (self-released) {1}: jmc:+
  491. Allan Harris: The Genius of Eddie Jefferson (Resilience Music) {1}: JC:+
  492. Joel Harrison: Angel Band: Free Country Vol 3 (HighNote) {1}: JC:+
  493. Sam Harris: Harmony (self-released) {1}: ny_u:6
  494. Alexander Hawkins: Unit[e] (self-released -17) {1}: JC:+ -- [TH:**]
  495. Hearts & Minds: Electroradiance (Astral Spriits) {1}: JC:+
  496. Pablo Held Trio: Investigations (Edition) {1}: JC:+
  497. Marquis Hill: Modern Flows Vol 2 (Black Unlimited Music Group) {1}: JC:+ -- TH:B
  498. Theo Hill: Interstellar Adventures (Posi-Tone) {1}: JC:+
  499. Lisa Hilton: Oasis (Ruby Slippers) {1}: jmju:+
  500. Pamela Hines Trio: The Music of Richard Whiting (Katya) {1}: jdm:+
  501. Sigurd Hole: Elvesang (self-released) {1}: jjk:+
  502. Hilde Marie Holsen: Lazoli (Hubro) {1}: jeh:9
  503. Corcoran Holt: The Mecca (Holthouse Music) {1}: JC:+
  504. Adam Holzman: Truth Decay (Big Fun Productions) {1}: jjk:+
  505. Anton Hunter: Article XI (Efpi) {1}: BIW:32
  506. Jason Kao Hwang: Sing House (Euonymous -17) {1}: JC:+ -- [TH:***]
  507. Ill Considered: Ill Considered 3" (self-released) {1}: BIW:45
  508. Irreversible Entanglements: Irreversible Entanglements (International Anthem/Don Giovanni -17) {1}: JC:+ -- [TH:A-]
  509. Clarice Jensen: For This From That Will Be Filled (Miasmah) {1}: pf_x:+
  510. Joe Armon Jones: Starting Today (Brownswood) {1}: jcm:+
  511. Achim Kaufmann: Mnemon (Nuscope) {1}: JC:+
  512. Nigel Kennedy: Kennedy Meets Gershwin (Warner Classics) {1}: JC:+
  513. Stacey Kent: I Know I Dream: The Orchestral Sessions (Okeh -17) {1}: JC:+ -- [TH:**]
  514. Mazen Kerbaj: Walls Will Fall: The 49 Trumpets of Jericho (Bohemian Drips) {1}: jsg:8
  515. Neal Kirkwood: Blue Inventions (Present Eye) {1}: JC:+
  516. Kyoko Kitamura's Tidepool Fauna: Protean Labyrinth (self-released) {1}: JC:+
  517. Adam Kolker & Russ Lossing: Whispers and Secrets (Fresh Sound) {1}: jjm:+
  518. Yusef Komunyakaa/David Cieri/Mike Brown: White Dust (Ropeadope -17) {1}: JC:+
  519. Lee Konitz/Dan Tepfer: Decade (Impulse) {1}: JC:+
  520. Koplant No: Elker (Mize Music) {1}: JC:+
  521. Marty Krystall/Mike Alvidrez/Fritz Wise: Marty's Mode (K2B2) {1}: JC:+
  522. Martin Kuchen: Lieber Heiland Lass Uns Sterben (Sofa -17) {1}: jgl:9
  523. Ola Kvernberg: Steamdome (Grappa) {1}: jjk:+
  524. Sam Leak and Paula Rae Gibson: Permission (33xtreme) {1}: jss:8
  525. Peggy Lee: Echo Painting (Songlines) {1}: bc_j:+ -- TH:B
  526. Elliott Levin/Gabriel Lauber Duo: Yu (Dimensional -17) {1}: JC:+
  527. Dave Liebman: Fire (Jazzline) {1}: JC:+
  528. Dongfeng Liu: China Caribe (Zoho) {1}: JC:+
  529. David Lopato: Gendhing for a Spirit Rising (Global Coolant) {1}: jms:+
  530. Harold Lopez-Nussa: Un Dia Cualquiera (Mack Avenue) {1}: JC:+
  531. Salvo Losappio: Long Story Short (Gut String) {1}: JC:+
  532. Lionel Loueke: Close Your Eyes (Newvelle) {1}: JC:+
  533. Phil Madeira: Providence (Mercyland) {1}: nod:+
  534. Made to Break: Trebuchet (Trost) {1}: JC:+ -- [TH:A-]
  535. Peter Madsen/Alfred Vogel: I Ching (Playscape) {1}: jmju:+
  536. The Manhattan Transfer: The Junction (BMG) {1}: JC:+
  537. Todd Marcus: On These Streets (A Baltimore Story) (Stricker Street) {1}: JC:78 -- TH:B
  538. Diane Marino: Soul Serenade: The Gloria Lynne Project (M&M) {1}: JC:+
  539. Mark Masters Ensemble: Our Metier (Capri) {1}: JC:+
  540. Matchess: Sacracorpa (Trouble in Mind) {1}: pf_x:+
  541. Toshio Matsuura Group: Loveplaydance: 8 Scenes From the Floor (Brownswood) {1}: Pc:60
  542. The Mattson 2: A Love Supreme (Spiritual Pajamas) {1}: JC:+
  543. Makaya McCraven: Where We Come From (Chicago X London Mixtape) (International Anthem) {1}: PO:+
  544. Gayelynn McKinney: McKinFolk: The New Beginning (Detroit Music Factory) {1}: JC:+
  545. John McLaughlin & the 4th Dimension/Jimmy Herring & the Invisible Whip: Live in San Francisco (Abstract Logix) {1}: JC:+
  546. Joe McPhee/Daunik Lazro/Joshua Abrams/Guillaume Seguron/Chad Taylor: A Pride of Lions (The Bridge Sessions) {1}: jdt:+
  547. Joe McPhee: One Day . . . a Lightning Storm (Sound American -EP) {1}: PO:+
  548. Joe McPhee/Pascal Niggenkemper/Stale Liavik Solberg: Imaginary Numbers (Clean Feed -17) {1}: PO:21 -- TH:***
  549. John Medeski: Mad Skillet (Indirecto) {1}: jdc:+
  550. Medeski Martin & Wood and Alarm Will Sound: Omnisphere (Indirecto) {1}: JC:+
  551. Don Menza Quartet: Sonny Daze (Alessa) {1}: JC:+
  552. Szilard Mezei Vocal Ensemble: Hotel America (Not Two) {1}: jnm:8
  553. The Carl Michel Group: Music in Motian (The Compositions of Paul Motian) (Play On) {1}: JC:+
  554. Miggy Augmented Orchestra: Colorful (ArtistShare) {1}: JC:+
  555. Mildlife: Phase (Research) {1}: Pc:58
  556. Nick Millevoi's Desertion Trio With Jamie Saft: Midtown Tilt (Shhpuma) {1}: JC:+
  557. Andy Milne & Dapp Theory: The Seasons of Being (Sunnyside) {1}: JC:+
  558. MMO-Ensemble: Any Day Now (Ora Fonogram) {1}: jms:+
  559. MoE and Marhaug: Capsaicin (Utech) {1}: jno:10
  560. Alicia Hall Moran: Here Today (Yes -17) {1}: JC:+
  561. Diane Moser: Birdsongs (Planet Arts) {1}: JC:+ -- TH:B
  562. Ra Kalam Bob Moses/Bukky Leo: Spaceships Over Africa (Ra-Kalam -17) {1}: JC:+
  563. Michael Moss/Accidental Orchestra: Helix (4th Stream) {1}: JC:+ -- TH:**
  564. Mark Murphy: Pocketful of Rainbows () {1}: jcmb:+
  565. Michael Musillami/Rich Syracuse: Bird Calls (Playscape -17) {1}: JC:+
  566. Michael Musillami Trio + 2: Life Anthem (Playscape) {1}: JC:+
  567. Quinsin Nachoff's Flux: Path of Totality (Whirlwind -19) {1}: JC:+ -- [TH:A-]
  568. New England Jazz Ensemble: Peter and the Wolf (NEJE) {1}: JC:+
  569. The New York All-Star Big Band: The Unheard Artie Shaw (Hep) {1}: JC:+
  570. Judy Niemack: New York Stories (Sunnyside) {1}: JC:+
  571. Jorge Nila: Tenor Time (Tribute to the Tenor Masters) (Ninjazz -19) {1}: JC:+ -- [TH:***]
  572. Nolatet: No Revenge Necessary (The Royal Potato Family) {1}: jdc:+
  573. Now Vs Now: The Buffering Cocoon (Jazzland) {1}: JC:88 -- TH:B
  574. Thandi Ntuli: Exiled (Inpartmaint) {1}: JC:+
  575. The Oakland Elementary School Arkestra: The Saga of Padani (Modern Harmonic) {1}: JC:+
  576. Bill O'Connell: Jazz Latin (Savant) {1}: JC:+
  577. Odd Atlas: Odd Atlas (Ropeadope) {1}: BIW:34
  578. Alex Oliverio: Sunshine Ensemble (self-released) {1}: BIW:49
  579. On the Levee Jazz Band: Swinging New Orleans Jazz: For Dancing - Or Just Listening! (Big Al) {1}: JC:+
  580. Juan Andres Ospina Big Band: Tramontana (self-released) {1}: JC:+ -- TH:B
  581. Konstantinos Papachristou: The Darkness of a Fairytale (BLB) {1}: jgt:+
  582. Emile Parisien Quintet: Sfumato Live in Marciac (ACT) {1}: JC:+
  583. Han-earl Park/Catherine Sikora/Nick Didkovsky: Eris 136199 (Buster and Friends) {1}: jlre:6
  584. The Ken Peplowski Big Band: Sunrise (Arbors) {1}: JC:+ -- TH:B
  585. Ralph Peterson's Aggregate Prime: Inward Venture: Alive Vol 5 at the Side Door (Onyx Productions) {1}: JC:+
  586. John Petrucelli: Presence (self-released) {1}: JC:+
  587. Phew: Voice Hardcore (Mesh-Key) {1}: pf_x:+
  588. Phronesis: We Are All (Edition) {1}: jgt:+
  589. Dave Pietro: New Road: Iowa Memoirs (ArtistShare) {1}: jdb:+
  590. Laurence Pike: Distant Early Warning (The Leaf Label) {1}: Dr:44
  591. Charles Pillow Large Ensemble: Electric Miles (MAMA) {1}: JC:+ -- TH:B
  592. Chris Potter: The Dreamer Is the Dream (ECM -17) {1}: JC:+ -- [TH:*]
  593. Jack Radsliff: Migration Patterns (self-released -17) {1}: BIW:24
  594. Tom Rainey Obbligato: Float Upstream (Intakt -17) {1}: JC:+ -- [TH:A-]
  595. Vinnie Raniolo: Air Guitar: Songs of Flight (Raniolo Music) {1}: JC:+
  596. Mette Rasmussen/Chris Corsano: A View of the Moon (From the Sun) (Clean Feed) {1}: CM:+
  597. Xavier Reija: The Sound of the Earth (Moonjune) {1}: jms:+
  598. Poline Renou/Matthieu Donarier/Sylvain Lemetre: Adieu Mes Tres Belle (Yolk) {1}: JC:+
  599. Stephen Riley: Hold 'Em Joe (SteepleChase) {1}: jdt:+
  600. Riverloam Trio [Mikolaj Trzaska/Olie Brice/Mark Sanders]: Live at the Alchemia (Kilogram) {1}: jjsh:+
  601. Jason Robinson: Resonant Geographies (pfMENTUM) {1}: JC:+
  602. Alfredo Rodriguez: The Little Dream (Mack Avenue) {1}: JC:+
  603. Roots Magic: Last Kind Words (Clean Feed -17) {1}: JC:+ -- [TH:A-]
  604. ROVA Saxophone Quartet: In Transverse Time (Les Disques Victo) {1}: JC:+
  605. Shamie Royston: Beautiful Liar (Sunnyside) {1}: JC:+
  606. Roswell Rudd/Fay Victor/Lafayette Harris/Ken Filiano: Embrace (RareNoise -17) {1}: JC:+ -- [TH:A-]
  607. Ryuichi Sakamoto: Async Remodels (Milan) {1}: C:31
  608. Felipe Salles and Interconnections Ensemble: The Lullalby Project and Other Works for Large Ensemble (Tapestry) {1}: JC:+
  609. Marta Sanchez Quintet: Danza Imposible (Fresh Sound New Talent -17) {1}: JC:+ -- [TH:**]
  610. Sandcatchers: What We Found Along the Way (Chant) {1}: JC:+
  611. Javier Santiago: Phoenix (Ropeadope) {1}: JC:+
  612. Daniel Santiago/Pedro Martins: Simbiose (Adventure Music) {1}: jdb:+
  613. Schnellertollermeier: Rights (Cuneiform -17) {1}: JC:+ -- [TH:*]
  614. Steffen Schorn & Zurich Jazz Orchestra: Three Pictures (Mons) {1}: jdm:+
  615. Jacques Schwarz-Bart/Stephane Galland/Malcolm Braff/Laurent David: Shijn (Alter-Nativ) {1}: JC:+
  616. Lauren Sevian: Bliss (Posi-Tone) {1}: CM:+
  617. SFJAZZ Collective: Live: SFJAZZ Center 2017 (SFJAZZ) {1}: JC:+
  618. Joseph Shabason: Anne (Western Vinyl) {1}: -- No:31
  619. Anthony Shadduck: Quartet & Double Quartet (Joyful Noise/Big Ego) {1}: BIW:44
  620. Jamie Shew: Eyes Wide Open () {1}: jcmb:+
  621. Catherine Sikora & Brian Chase: Untitled: After (Chaikin) {1}: JC:+
  622. Judy Silvano & the Zephyr Band: Lessons Learned (Unit) {1}: JC:+
  623. Marc Sinan/Oguz Buyukberber: White (ECM) {1}: JC:+ -- TH:B
  624. Sitka Sun: Sitka Sun (The Long Road Society) {1}: FB:47
  625. Skadedyr: Musikk! (Hubro) {1}: CM:36
  626. Wanja Slavin Lotus Eaters: Salvation (WhyPlayJazz) {1}: BIW:26
  627. Slowly Rolling Camera: Juniper (Edition) {1}: jgt:+
  628. Dr Lonnie Smith: All in My Mind (Blue Note) {1}: Cpu:21 -- TH:B-
  629. Wadada Leo Smith/Natsuki Tamura/Satoko Fujii/Ikue Mori: Aspiration (Libra -17) {1}: jdt:+ -- [TH:**]
  630. Wadada Leo Smith: Najwa (TUM -17) {1}: JC:+ -- [TH:A-]
  631. Snowpoet: Thought You Knew (Edition) {1}: JC:+
  632. Shanna Sordahl: Radiate Don't Fear the Quietus (Full Spectrum) {1}: jdme:9
  633. Sound & Fury: Thundering of Dawn (Karkia Mistika) {1}: jjk:+
  634. Tess Souter: Picture in Black and White (NOA) {1}: JC:+
  635. Spanish Harlem Orchestra: Anniversary (ArtistShare) {1}: JC:+
  636. Spirit of Chicago Orchestra/Formation Jazz de la Musique de l'Air: Tribute to James Reese Europe (Fremeaux & Associes) {1}: JC:
  637. Spring Heel Jack/Wadada Leo Smith/Pat Thomas/Steve Noble: Hackney Road (Treader) {1}: jmsc:6
  638. Kandace Springs: Indigo (Blue Note) {1}: Al:46
  639. Jason Stein Quartet: Lucille! (Delmark -17) {1}: JC:+ -- [TH:A-]
  640. Colin Stetson: Heriditary [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] (Milan) {1}: CS:35
  641. Tim Stevens Double Trio: With Whom You Can Be Who You Are (Rufus) {1}: BIW:25
  642. Marcus Strickland Twi-Life: People of the Sun (Blue Note/Revive Music) {1}: JC:+ -- TH:B
  643. Kristen Strom: Moving Day: The Music of John Shifflett (OA2) {1}: JC:+ -- TH:B
  644. Tenderlonious: The Shakedown (22a Music) {1}: VF:26
  645. Dan Tepfer: Natural Machines (self-released) {1}: JC:+
  646. James 'Creole' Thomas: Omas Sextet (Inpartmaint) {1}: VF:+
  647. Ken Thomson: Sextet (New Focus/Panoramic) {1}: JC:+
  648. Camille Thurman: Waiting for the Sunrise (Chesky) {1}: JC:+
  649. Trio Corrente & Orquestra Jazz Sinfonica de Sao Paulo: Ao Vivo (Tratore) {1}: JC:+
  650. The Trio Waz: That's What It Waz (Asian Improv -17) {1}: JC:+
  651. Triptet: Slowly Away (Engine) {1}: jgm:9
  652. Tubis Trio: Flashback (AudioCave) {1}: jgt:+
  653. Dave Tull: Texting and Driving (Toy Car) {1}: JC:+
  654. Verve Jazz Ensemble: Connect the Dots (Lightgroove Media) {1}: JC:+ -- TH:B
  655. Elio Villafranca: Cinque (ArtistShare) {1}: J:50
  656. Claudia Villela: Encantada Live (self-released) {1}: JC:+
  657. Weasel Walter: Skhiizm (ugEXPLODE) {1}: JC:+
  658. Cory Weeds Little Big Band: Explosion (Cellar Live) {1}: jcmb:+
  659. Mars Williams: Mars Williams Presents an Ayler Xmas (Soul What -17) {1}: JC:++ -- [TH:***]
  660. Martin Wind: Light Blue (Laika) {1}: JC:+ -- TH:B-
  661. Mark Wingfield: Tales From the Dreaming City (Moonjune) {1}: jjk:+
  662. Jack Wright/Dylan van der Schyff: Two in the Bush (Whirrboom!) {1}: jfn:7
  663. The Yellowjackets: Raising Our Voice (Mack Avenue) {1}: JC:+
  664. Megumi Yonezawa/Masa Kamaguchi/Ken Kobayashi: Boundary (ESP-Disk) {1}: JC:+
  665. The Young Mothers: Morose (Self Sabotage) {1}: PO:+
  666. Pablo Ziegler Trio: Jazz Tango (Zoho) {1}: jdb:+
  667. John Zorn: In a Convex Mirror (Tzadik) {1}: JC:+
  668. John Zorn: The Urmuz Epigrams (Tzadik) {1}: JC:+

Notes

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