Chris Knox tribute STROKE is out today on Merge, as is the great new Shout Out Louds album, WORK. They make albums that sounds like albums but at the same time each song is kind of a hit, it's an underrated combination.
Also, elimination hockey starts today! (Swiss currently up 2-1 on Belarus in the 2nd)
Rocket from the Crypt - Scream Dracula Scream!
SMOG - Rain On Lens
Organos - The Limbs EP
Patti Smith - Horses
Times New Viking - born again revisited
Kris Kristofferson - Kristofferson
Shearwater - The Golden Archipelago