May flowersYay, It’s May!
The birds are back, and the flowers are in bloom.  We’ve almost arrived on the steps of summer.  The kids are playing outside, but school is still in session; the sand is warm, but the ocean is still cold.  May is a month for bicycling and brisk walks, as we return to the shape we’d like to be in.  The spring slate provides many options for an activity playlist.

While we can’t review everything, we do try to list everything.  We hope you’ll peruse the scroll below to discover your next favorite album.  Be sure to return often, as this page is updated daily with all of the latest information.  May your May be filled with music and warmth!

Ana Never ~ Long Turning (Fluttery, 26 May)

Astrobal ~ Australasie (Karaoke Kalk, 26 May)

Blood Stereo w/Hair and Treasure ~ Split (Discrepant, 27 May)

Charbel Haber ~ Of Palm Trees and Decomposition (Discrepant, 27 May)

Klara Lewis ~ Too (Editions Mego, 27 May)

Larsen ~ Of Grog VIM (Important, 27 May)

Lone ~ Levitate (Rands Records, 27 May)

Mixed Doubles ~ Unforced Errors (Naxos/Composers Concordance Records, 27 May)

Nerftoss ~ Crushed (NNA Tapes, 27 May)

Solo Andata ~ In the Lens (12k, 27 May)

Thylacine ~ Transsiberian (Intuitive, 27 May)

Various Artists ~ Singular Forms (Youngbloods, 27 May)

Poppy Nogood ~ Music for Mourning (Preserved Sound, 30 May)

Sleepdebt ~ Gravity EP (This City Is Ours, 30 May)

Adzuki ~ Radio Sea (Shimmering Moods, 31 May)

After Osmosis ~ What Do You See When You Dream? (31 May)

Drawing Virtual Gardens ~ Charcoals (Shimmering Moods, 31 May)

Lo Tide ~ A Belief Too Far (Nuages, 31 May)

M. Sage ~ Needleworks (Patient Sounds, late May)

DJ R Tango ~ Road to Freedom (Reject and Fade, early June)

Norman Westberg ~ The All Most Quiet (Hallow Ground, 1 June)

Memory Bell ~ Obsolete (Hidden Shoal, 2 June)

Black Deer ~ Nowhere Man EP (No ‘Label’, 3 June)

Limit ~ S/T (Halocline Trance, 3 June)

Marcelus ~ Vibrations (Tresor, 3 June)

Michel Banabila ~ Early Works/Things Popping Up from the Past (Bureau B, 3 June)

Moskus & Nils Økland ~ Ulv Ulv (Hubro, 3 June)

Necro Deathmort ~ The Capsule (Rocket, 3 June)

Rhys Chatham ~ Pythagorean Dream (Foom, 3 June)

Konx-om-Pax ~ Caramel (Planet Mu, 8 June)

Asher Levitas ~ Lit Harness (Planet Mu, 10 June)

Ben Lukas Boysen ~ Spells (Erased Tapes, 10 June)

Derek Piotr ~ Drono (LINE, 10 June)

Haruo Okada & Fabio Perletta ~ Genkai (LINE, 10 June)

Merrin Karras ~ Apex (A Strangely Isolated Place, 10 June)

No Mask Effect ~ Double or Quits (Psychonavigation, 10 June)

Raime ~ Tooth (Blackest Ever Black, 10 June)

Codespira1 ~ Artefact (Moving Furniture, 13 June)

Ulrich Mitzlaff ~ X-RUN-4 Prismatique (Cronica, 14 June)

Synth Sisters ~ aube (mid-June, 17853 Records)

Crypt Thing ~ Shodan EP (Type, 17 June)

The Jazzfakers ~ Hallucinations (Alrealon Musique, 23 June)

Christian Fennesz & Jim O’Rourke ~ It’s Hard for Me to Say I’m Sorry (Editions Mego, 24 June)

David Toop ~ Entities Inertias Faint Beings (Room40, 24 June)

Ekil Fil ~ Being Near (Helen Scarsdale Agency, 24 June)

Francisco Meirino ~ Surrender, Render, End (Helen Scarsdale Agency, 24 June)

Janek Sienkewicz ~ Hideland (Recognition, 24 June)

Ólafur Arnalds ~ Late Night Tales (Late Night Tales, 24 June)

Overtone Ensemble ~ S/T (Important, 24 June)

Brian Case ~ Tense Nature (Hands in the Dark, 27 June)

LXV ~ Clear (anomia, 1 July)

Stein Urheim ~ Strandebarm (Hubro, 1 July)

Ian William Craig ~ Centres (FatCat/130701, 8 July)

IX Tab & Hoofus ~ The Blow (Front & Follow, 8 July)

Tangents ~ Stateless (Temporary Residence, 8 July)

Harold Nono ~ Ideeit (Bearsuit, 9 July)

Jherek Bischoff ~ Cistern (Leaf, 15 July)

Factory Floor ~ 25 25 (DFA, 19 August)

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