While mainstream listeners and Anne Rice obsessives try to sink their teeth into the "Queen of the Damned" soundtrack that comes out Tuesday, New York alt-pop haven Other Music will be serving up Lambchop's Is a Woman (Merge) as their dish of choice. The best thing about this week's modest release menu is that it leaves more room for dessert.

Out Tuesday, February 19:

  • Beatnuts - Best Of (Loud)
  • Boards of Canada - Geogaddi (Warp)
  • The Cars - Complete Greatest Hits (Rhino)
  • Elvis Costello - Blood & Chocolate (Rhino)
  • Elvis Costello - Brutal Youth (Rhino)
  • Elvis Costello - This Year's Model (Rhino)
  • Dakota Moon - Place to Land (Elektra)
  • Dimitri From Paris - After the Playboy Mansion (Astralwerks)
  • Doobie Brothers - Doobie's Choice (Rhino)
  • The Doors - Bright Midnight Live in America (Rhino)
  • Luminous - Luminous (Bleep)
  • Mountain Goats - All Hail West Texas (Emperor Jones)
  • Joey Ramone - Don't Worry About Me (Sanctuary)
  • Various artists - The Concert for New York City (Elektra)
  • Various artists - Definitive Jux Presents 2 (Def Jux)
  • Various artists - "Queen of the Damned" soundtrack (Warner Bros.)

Coming soon (dates subject to change)

February 26:

  • Cher - Living Proof (Reprise)
  • Gorillaz - G-Sides (Virgin)
  • Injected - Burn It Black (Island/Def Jam)
  • Norah Jones - Come Away With Me (Blue Note)
  • Montell Jordan - Montell Jordan (Island/Def Jam)
  • Lisa Loeb - Cake and Pie (Interscope)
  • Kylie Minogue - Fever (Capitol)
  • Alanis Morissette - Under Rug Swept (Maverick)
  • Phantom Planet - Guest (Epic/Sony)
  • X-ecutioners - Built From Scratch (Loud)
March 5:
  • Brandy - Full Moon (Atlantic)
  • Natalie Imbruglia - White Lilies Island (RCA)
  • Indigo Girls - Become You (Epic/Sony)
March 12:
  • B2K - B2K (Epic/Sony)
  • The Corrs - VH1 Presents the Corrs Live in Dublin (Atlantic)
  • Destiny's Child - This is the Remix (Columbia)
  • Eels - Souljacker (DreamWorks)

March 19:

  • Alice Cooper - Welcome to My Nightmare (Expanded) (Atlantic)
  • Grateful Dead - Postcards of the Hanging (Arista)
  • PPK - Resurrection (Tommy Boy)
  • Simple Plan - No Helmets, No Pads ... Just Balls (Atlantic)
  • Patti Smith - Land (Arista)

March 26:

  • Celine Dion - A New Day Has Come (Epic/Sony)
  • Jay-Z and R. Kelly - The Best of Both Worlds (Island/Def Jam)
  • Project Pat - Layin' the Smack Down (Loud)