It may be Halloween this week, but we’re already looking forward to Christmas thanks to new holiday albums by country crooner Trace Adkins and American Idol alum Kelly Clarkson. We’ve also got the new mixtape from New York rapper Joey Bada$$, the latest album from SoCal indie pop act Hellogoodbye, and a retrospective by South Africa’s Seether in heavy rotation right now.
Arcade Fire - Reflektor
The Canadian indie rockers stretch out with a double full-length release for the fourth studio album.
Kelly Clarkson - Wrapped In Red
The American Idol presents her first Christmas album, which includes original songs as well as covers of classics.
Linkin Park - RECHARGED
This companion to the Living Things album contains remixes featuring rappers Pusha T and Bun B, master producer Rick Rubin, and more.
Death Cab for Cutie - Transatlanticism (10th Anniversary Edition)
Ben Gibbard and the boys’ fourth album gets remastered and re-released with bonus demo tracks of all the songs a decade after its debut.
One Direction - “Story Of My Life”
This single from The X Factor UK-bred boy band offers a teaser of November’s album Midnight Memories.