#NewMusicFriday: July 5, 2019

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


Jesca Hoop: Stonechild (Memphis Industries)

Jaden: ERYS (MSFTSMusic/Roc Nation Records | Qobuz)

Dreamville, J. Cole: Revenge of the Dreamers III (Dreamville/Interscope Records)

K. Leimer: Irrational Overcast (First Terrace Records)

Mark Mulcahy: The Gus (Mark Mulcahy)

The Soft Cavalry: The Soft Cavalry (Bella Union)

Sanguine Eagle: Storm Mysticism/Shores of Avarice (Profound Lore Records)

Mac Wetha: MAC Wetha & Friends (Ponyboy Music)

Earthen Sea: Grass and Trees (Kranky)

Cagework: Cagework (Physical Education Records | Rough Trade)

Franco Ambrosetti Quintet: Long Waves (Franco Ambrosetti Quintet)

William Parker, In Order to Survive: Live/Shapeshifter (AUM Fidelity)

Whit Dickey, Tao Quartets: Peace Planet/Box of Light (Whit Dickey)

Hibou: Clarity (Barsuk Records)

Sigur Rós: Ágætis byrjun, 20th Anniversary Edition [Holy shit. I’m old.—Ed.] (Sigor Rós/KRUNK)

Félicia Atkinson: The Flower And The Vessel (Shelter Press)