#NewMusicFriday: July 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.

Leon Bridges: Gold-Diggers Sound (Columbia Records)

Brittany Howard: Jaime Reimagined (ATO)

Mega Bog: Life, and Another (Paradise of Bachelors)

Anika: Change (Sacred Bones)

Molly Burch: Romantic Images (Captured Tracks)

Brainiac: Attic Tapes (Touch and Go)

Alasdair Roberts: The Old Fabled River (Drag City)

Ora the Molecule: Human Safari (Mute)

Altin Gün: Kisasa Kisas b/w Erkilet Güzeli (ATO)

Emma-Jean Thackray: Yellow (Movement)

Zach Barocas New Freedom Sound: Four Freedoms (Zach Barocas)

Obongjayar: Sweetness (Metallic Music/1789 Records)

Ledisi: Ledisi Sings Nina (BMG)

William Parker: Mayan Space Station (Aum Fidelity)

Slowly Rolling Camera: Where the Streets Lead (Edition Records)