Other key titles
Additional titles hitting stores this week include:
-- A new album from blues guitarist Buddy Guy, "Blues Singer" (Silvertone), featuring guest appearances from Eric Clapton and B.B. King.
-- The compilation "Ultimate Smash Hits" (Arista), featuring songs from Whitney Houston, Outkast, P. Diddy, Avril Lavigne, and more.
-- Singer/songwriter Gillian Welch's "Soul Journey" (Acony).
-- The various artists collection "YES New York" (Wolfgang Morden/Vice), featuring songs from the Strokes, Interpol, the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, and Longwave, among others.
-- A new studio album from saxophonist David Sanborn, "timeagain" (Verve).
-- A career retrospective from Lou Reed, "NYC Man: The Ultimate Collection" (RCA).
-- Modern rock act Eels' "Shootenanny" (DreamWorks).
-- Female rap trio Northern State's "Dying in Stereo" (Startime International).
-- Tragically Hip frontman Gord Downie's "Battle of the Nudes" (Rounder).
-- Independent rock outfit Broken Social Scene's "You Forgot It in People" (Arts & Crafts).
-- Singer/songwriter Terence Trent D'Arby's "Wildcard! The Joker's Edition" (Compendia).
-- Reissues of reggae great Burning Spear's "Marcus Garvey" (Mango/Palm), "Man in the Hills"/"Dry & Heavy," and "Social Living" (Island).