November 23, 2009 12:00 PM

>The Twilight Saga: New Moon

Moody and brooding, the No. 1-selling soundtrack to the hotly anticipated film delivers with new tracks by alternative A-listers like Thom Yorke, the Killers and Death Cab for Cutie. [3½ stars]

JOE NICHOLS

Old Things New

The “Tequila Makes Her Clothes Fall Off” singer finds more inspiration at the bottom of the bottle on this, one of the year’s best country albums. [3½ stars]

FLORENCE + THE MACHINE

Lungs

Florence Welch, with a powerful set of lungs, alternately conjures up Kate Bush, Chrissie Hynde and Sinéad O’Connor on her debut album. [3½ stars]

ROSANNE CASH

The List

Culling her latest from father Johnny’s list of “100 Essential Country Songs,” Cash makes a loving tribute that honors tradition and gives these tunes her own spin. [3½ stars]

You May Like

EDIT POST