Just working my way through a batch of seven-inches from Jack White’s Third Man label, as I write; really liking the Dex Romweber Duo one so far. Plenty more good stuff this week, including long-awaited new ones from Lightning Bolt, Broadcast and Rickie Lee Jones.

Just working my way through a batch of seven-inches from Jack White’s Third Man label, as I write; really liking the Dex Romweber Duo one so far. Plenty more good stuff this week, including long-awaited new ones from Lightning Bolt, Broadcast and Rickie Lee Jones.

A quick note about Beak>, too, which is a project involving Portishead’s Geoff Barrow. I’ll try and write more about that one, and about the Flaming Lips’ “Embryonic”, in the next day or two.

1 Fleetwood Mac – The Very Best Of Fleetwood Mac (Rhino)

2 AA Bondy – When The Devil’s Loose (Fat Possum)

3 Lightning Bolt – Earthly Delights (Load)

4 Various Artists – Ouled Bambara: Portraits Of Gnawa (Drag City)

5 Broadcast And The Focus Group – Broadcast And The Focus Group Investigate Witch Cults Of The Radio Age (Warp)

6 Alasdair Roberts – The Weird Meme (Drag City)

7 Norah Jones – The Fall (Blue Note)

8 Muse – Resistance (Helium 3/Warner Bros)

9 Beak> – Beak> (Invada)

10 Samara Lubelski – Future Slip (Ecstatic Peace!)

11 Karen O And The Kids – Where The Wild Things Are: Motion Picture Soundtrack (Polydor)

12 Hello = Fire – Hello = Fire (Schnitzel)

13 Hurrah! – Tell God I’m Here (Cherry Red)

14 Rickie Lee Jones – Balm In Gilead (Fantasy)

15 Jack White – Fly Farm Blues (Third Man)

16 Mildred And The Mice – I Like My Mice (Dead) (Third Man)

17 Transit – C’Mon And Ride (Third Man)

18 Dex Romweber Duo Featuring Jack White – The Wind Did Move (Third Man)