#NewMusicFriday: January 20, 2023

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.


Kali Malone: Does Spring Hide Its Joy (Ideologic Organ)

Guided By Voices: La La Land (Rockathon Recods)

Melaine Dalibert: Magic Square (FLAU)

Ryuichi Sakamoto: 12 (Milan Records)

Mac DeMarco: Five Easy Hot Dogs (Mac’s Record label)

Aiming for Enrike: Empty Airports (Jansen Records)

LCY: /Y\ (SZNS7N)

Laibach: Love Is Still Alive (Mute)

Refree: el espacio entre (Glitterbeat Records)

Jose James: On & On (Rainbow Blonde Records)

Kenny Baron: The Source ([PIAS])

Hideyasu Terakawa Quartet Quartet: Hideyasu Terakawa Quartet Live Featuring Hiroshi Fujii (BBE Music)

Various Artists: Jazz Dispensary: Haunted High (Concord)

Robin Johannsen: Mozart in Milan: Sacred Music around the Exsultate, jubilate (Outhere Music)

Rian Treanor: Saccades (Nyege Nyege Tapes)