Previewing The Week's Top New Releases

R.E.M. returns to rock, the Black Keys team up with Danger Mouse, Moby cooks up the soundtrack to a night out in New York, Sun Kil Moon ruminates on matters of the heart and Trina stands up for the si

The latest album from country veteran George Strait, "Troubadour" (MCA Nashville).

The soundtrack to the Martin Scorsese-directed Rolling Stones documentary "Shine a Light" (Interscope).

The American release of Kylie Minogue's international hit album "X" (Capitol).

A new album from vocalist Van Morrison, "Keep It Simple" (Lost Highway).

A retrospective CD/DVD from George Michael, "Twenty Five" (Epic).

A live CD/DVD set from Fall Out Boy, "**** Live in Phoenix" (Island Def Jam).

Irish singer/songwriter Paddy Casey's "Addicted to Company Pt. 1" (Victor).

Guitar whiz Joe Satriani's "Professor Satchafunkilus & The Musterion of Rock" (Epic).