Tuesday, November 30, 2021

End of Year Poll Ballot

I apologize for the lack of blog posts, I haven't been feeling well and some projects have suffered for it. I hope to get back in the swing of things as we approach the new year and beyond. Thank you for your patience. In the meantime, here is the end of year ballot I filled out for Tom Hull and Francis Davis's end of year poll. 


1. Vijay Iyer-Linda May Han Oh-Tyshawn Sorey, Uneasy (ECM)

2. Natural Information Society & Evan Parker, Descension (Out of Our Constrictions) (Aguirre/Eremite)

3. Rodrigo Amado This Is Our Language Quartet, Let the Free Be Men (Trost)

4. Henry Threadgill Zooid, Poof (Pi)

5. Kuzu, All Your Ghosts in One Corner (Aerophonic)

6. Tim Berne-Chris Speed-Reid Anderson-Dave King, Broken Shadows (Intakt)

7. Miguel Zenón-Ariel Bringuez-Demian Cabaud-Jordi Rossy, Law Years: The Music of Ornette Coleman (Miel Music)

8. William Parker, Mayan Space Station (AUM Fidelity)

9. Ill Considered, Liminal Space (New Soil)

10. John Zorn, Heaven and Earth Magick (Tzadik)


1. Joe Harriott Quintet, Free Form & Abstract Revisited (1960-62, Ezz-Thetics)

2. Charles Mingus, Mingus at Carnegie Hall [Deluxe Edition] (Atlantic)

3. Joe Henderson, The Complete Joe Henderson Blue Note Studio Sessions (Mosaic)


1. Roseanna Vitro, Sing a Song of Bird (Skyline)


1. Emma-Jean Thackray, Yellow (Movementt/Warp)


1. Orquesta Akokán, 16 Rayos (Daptone)