THE KILLERS Battle Born Producers: various Island Records Release Date: Sept. 18 The Killers covered an impressive amount of ground in pop music across their first three albums. But on "Battle Born", the Las Vegas quartet apparently decided it was time for some consolidation. The 12-track set touches on bits of its predecessors -- the new wave pomp of "Hot Fuss", the brawny rock of "Sam's Town", the '80s-leani
Bob Mould has signed with Anti- for the release of his next solo album, "District Line." The 10-track set is due Feb. 5 and features drumming from Fugazi's Brendan Canty, who also played on Mould's 2005 set "Body of Song."