New Music Roundup: Guns N' Roses, The Killers, Radiohead

Gunsnroses_lWelcome to this week’s edition of EW’s New Music Roundup,aregular post highlighting the "Download This" track recommendationsfrom the latest crop of music reviews found in Entertainment Weekly.All songs are from albums that are in stores now, and most are readilyavailable via iTunes, eMusic, or similar services. Enjoy — and be sureto share with your fellow readers if you’ve got opinions on any of thefollowing albums or singles…

Guns N’ Roses (pictured), Chinese Democracy
Genre: Rock
EW Grade: B–
Download This: "Catcher in the Rye"
(Check out Guns N’ Roses online)

The Killers, Day & Age
Genre: Rock
EW Grade: B+
Download This: "Neon Tiger"
(Check out The Killers online)

Ludacris, Theater of the Mind
Genre: Rap
EW Grade: B
Download This: "Last of a Dying Breed"
(Check out Ludacris online)

Rivers Cuomo, Alone II: The Home Recordings of Rivers Cuomo
Genre: Rock
EW Grade: A–
Download This: "Can’t Stop Partying"
(Check out Rivers Cuomo online)

Kevin Rudolf, In the City
Genre: Rock
EW Grade: B+
Download This: "Let it Rock"
(Check out Kevin Rudolf online)

Scott Weiland, "Happy" in Galoshes
Genre: Rock
EW Grade: C–
Download This: "Paralysis"
(Check out Scott Weiland online)

Staff Web Pick of the Week:
Radiohead’s "Weird Fishes" video
Sunny pastoral settings and creepy stop-motion puppeteering collide in this clip, created by fan Tobias Stretch for an online contest curated by the members of Radiohead. Along with this one, two more fan-made animated Radiohead videos (for "15 Step" and "Videotape") will be rolled out throughout this week on MySpace Music.
(Watch it after the jump, or click here to open it in a new window)

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Comments (6 total) Add your comment
  • PandoraWilde

    The track by Guns N Roses “Catcher in the Rye” is not a free track. it’s .99 like all the others.

  • cm

    holy god…i’m going to have nightmares after watching 2 minutes of that radiohead video. no doubt, a lot of time and talent went into it. but hello, creepy!

  • shiatstorm

    i’m lovin the kevin rudolf cd just picked it up!

  • Rachel

    LOVE LOVE LOVE the Kevin Rudolf cd!!! I can’t get enough of it!

  • Simon22

    Axl played quickly solo at Appetite for Destruction : Breakdown.

  • Sindy Assaf

    wonderful post I truly appreciate the info!

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