EW Staff
September 17, 2004 AT 04:00 AM EDT

Having previously fused pop-punk and hip-hop, SUM 41 add thrash metal to the mix?with intriguing results?on the ambitious ”We’re All to Blame,” from October’s Chuck. REAL.COM/RHAPSODY

Perhaps in honor of their namesake, the late Austrian archduke, FRANZ FERDINAND have recorded an online-only German-language version of their irresistible ”Tell Her Tonight.” FRANZFERDINAND.CO.UK

Emo pioneers JIMMY EAT WORLD turn up the volume on ”Pain,” the fervent, guitar-heavy first single from their upcoming Futures, the follow-up to 2001’s smash self-titled CD. ITUNES.COM

”Deja Vu (All Over Again),” from JOHN FOGERTY’s forthcoming album, is aptly titled: Its ”Who’ll Stop the Rain”-style guitar strumming and antiwar lyrics evoke his days in Creedence. JOHNFOGERTY.COM

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