13th Annual Jazz Critics Poll: 2018

Ballot 2018

David Kunian (Offbeat, DownBeat, 64 Parishes, New Orleans Jazz Museum)


  1. Dr. Michael White, Tricentennial Rag (Basin Street)
  2. Gregory Agid Quartet, Jamz (Bubble Bath)
  3. Makaya McCraven, Universal Beings (International Anthem)
  4. The Rempis/Daisy Duo & Guests, Dodecahedron (Aerophonic)
  5. Ceramic Dog [Marc Ribot], YRU Still Here? (Northern Spy)
  6. Mars Williams, Presents an Ayler Xmas: Volume 2 (Soul What)
  7. Terence Blanchard Featuring the E-Collective, Live (Blue Note)
  8. Dave McMurray, Music Is Life (Blue Note)
  9. Sons of Kemet, Your Queen Is a Reptile (Impulse!)
  10. Nicola Conte Presents Cosmic Forest: The Spiritual Sounds of MPS (MPS)


  1. Miles Davis & John Coltrane, The Final Tour: The Bootleg Series, Vol. 6 (Columbia/Legacy)
  2. Sonny Clark Trio, The 1960 Time Sessions (Tompkins Square -17)
  3. Roscoe Mitchell Sextet, Sound (Delmark)