14th Annual Jazz Critics Poll: 2019

Ballot 2019

Dan Buskirk (WPRB [Princeton], Fun 2 Know Podcast)


  1. Jaimie Branch, Fly or Die II: Bird Dogs of Paradise (International Anthem)
  2. Fire! Orchestra, Arrival (Rune Grammofon)
  3. Steph Richards, Take the Neon Lights (Birdwatcher)
  4. Desertion Trio, Twilight Time (Long Song)
  5. Allison Miller's Boom Tic Boom, Glitter Wolf (The Royal Potato Family)
  6. Dwight Trible, Mothership (Gearbox)
  7. Art Ensemble of Chicago, We Are on the Edge: A 50th Anniversary Celebration (Pi -2CD)
  8. Tomeka Reid Quartet, Old New (Cuneiform)
  9. Kris Davis, Diatom Ribbons (Pyroclastic)
  10. Matana Roberts, Coin Coin Chapter Four: Memphis (Constellation)


  1. Yusef A. Lateef, Hikima: Creativity (The Key System)
  2. Sounds of Liberation, Unreleased (Columbia University 1973) (Dogtown -18)
  3. June Tyson, Saturnian Queen of the Sun Ra Arkestra (Modern Harmonic/Sundazed)