Previewing The Week's Top New Releases
Neil Diamond aims to recapture studio magic with producer Rick Rubin on "Home Before Dark," Clay Aiken sings from the heart on his new album and Gavin DeGraw offers up more "primal" tunes in this weekA live CD/DVD from pop superstar Josh Groban, "Awake" (143/Reprise).
An album of kids music from Barenaked Ladies, "Snacktime" (Desperation Records).
New albums from electronica mavens Four Tet ("Ringer," Domino) and Matmos ("Supreme Balloon," Matador).
The debut album from the Arctic Monkeys side band the Last Shadow Puppets, "The Age of the Understatement" (Domino).
The debut album from Los Angeles noise rock duo No Age, "Nouns" (Sub Pop).