#NewMusicFriday: April 23, 2021

Each Friday, Stephen Mejias, AudioQuest’s Director of Communications and former Stereophile and Audiostream columnist, will browse through the many exciting albums released that day and select 15 worth a closer listen.

Shame: Live In The Flesh (Dead Oceans)

Field Music: Flat White Moon (Memphis Industries)

Blue Lab Beats: The Sounds if Afrotronica (Blue Adventure)

Alfa Mist: Bring Backs (Anti)

BIG|BRAVE: Vital (Southern Lord)

Sufjan Stevens: Revelations (Asthmatic Kitty)

Remember Sports: Like A Stone (Father/Daughter Records)

Rachel Chinouriri: Four° In Winter (Parlophone Records Limited)

Birthday Ass: Head of the Household (Ramp Local)

Alan Vega: Mutator (Sacred Bones)

Modeselektor: Mean Friend (Monkeytown Records)

Yellow Ostrich: Soft (Barsuk Records)

Maxwell Sterling: Turn of Phrase (AD93)

Jen Shyu: Zero Grasses: Ritual for the Losses (Pi Recordings)

Arooj Aftab: Vulture Prince (New Amsterdam Records)