Given all the hurdles to a successful counterinsurgency in Afghanistan, it is not too early for Petraeus and Washington to begin thinking about Plan B.
Digital media open the door to mash-ups, tributes, and other reinventions.
R.E.M. brake for nobody on 'Accelerate,' a comeback album of sorts, and The Black Keys expand their color palette with a little help from producer Danger Mouse.
'The Odd Couple' of Gnarls Barkley deliver hummable hooks, which is more than can be said of the new album by The Raconteurs.