Previewing The Week's Top New Releases
The Arcade Fire returns with one of the most anticipated indie rock albums in recent memory ("Neon Bible"), Air breathes in English and Japanese influences on its "Pocket Symphony" and Ry Cooder bringA new album from eight-member bi-coastal rock outfit !!!, "Myth Takes" (Warp).
The solo debut from Strokes guitarist Albert Hammond, "Yours To Keep" (New Line).
Veteran rock outfit Son Volt's "The Search" (Legacy).
New York funk/rock act Antibalas' "Security" (Anti-).
An EP from Conor Oberst's Bright Eyes, "Four Winds" (Saddle Creek), led by a track from the upcoming album "Cassadaga."
Jazz great Wynton Marsalis' "From the Plantation to the Penetentiary" (Blue Note).
South African star Vusi Mahlasaea's "Guiding Star" (ATO).
Rock combo Chimaira's "Resurrection" (Ferret).