Best Of 2018: Jazz/Improv

MAGNET’s Bill Meyer picks the best jazz/improv releases of the year

1 Tyshawn Sorey Pillars (Firehouse 12)
2 Sandy Ewen/Weasel Walter Idiomatic (ugEXPLODE)
3 Chris Corsano & Bill Orcutt Brace Up! (Palilalia)
4 Dave Rempis/Tomeka Reid/Joshua Abrams Ithra (Aerophonic)
5 Quin Kirchner The Other Side Of Time (Astral Spirits)
6 “A” Trio & AMM AAMM (Al Maslakh)
7 Clara de Asís Do Nothing (Another Timbre)
8 Friends & Neighbors What’s Next? (Clean Feed)
9 Thumbscrew Ours and Theirs (Cuneiform)
10 John Coltrane Both Directions At Once: The Lost Album (Verve)