#NewMusicFriday: January 15, 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.

Apifera: Overstand (Stones Throw)

Buck Meek: Two Saviors (Keeled Scales)

Midnight Sister: Painting the Roses (Jagjaguwar)

shame: Drunk Tank Pink (Dead Oceans)

Emma Ruth Rundle & Thou: The Helm of Sorrow (Sacred Bones Records)

Pinegrove: Amperland, NY (Rough Trade Records)

Pearl Charles: Magic Mirror (Kanine Records)

Albina Shagimuratova: Donizetti : II Paria (Opera Rara)

dnss: DANSES01 (dnss)

Lon Moshe: Love Is Where the Spirit Lies (Strut)

Signum Saxophone Quartet: Echoes (Deutsche Grammophone)

Vikingur Ólafsson: Reflections Pt. 2 / Debussy: Canope (Deutsche Grammophone)

Pom Poko: Cheater (Bella Union)

Background Noise Ensemble: Metal Lake Reservoir (Full Spectrum Records)

Robohands: Shapes (KingUnderground)