By EW Staff
Updated April 11, 2003 at 04:00 AM EDT

Swinging ’60s soundtracks After the Fox and the MONKEES’ Head, dig Sundazed’s reissue of music from X-rated 1969 flick The Minx, performed by the cyrkle.

The rootsy songcraft of COUNTING CROWS and the gruff alt-pop of PAUL WESTERBERG, check out Blackbird on a Lonely Wire by Nashville’s WILL HOGE.

Musically adventurous punk bands like FUGAZI and the EX, plug into More Motion, a new set of hard-to-find tracks by defunct Chicago act TRENCHMOUTH.

Nigerian Afrobeat master FELA KUTI, check out Home Cooking, the rhythm-packed new album from his longtime drummer, TONY ALLEN.

Omaha bands like BRIGHT EYES and CURSIVE, pick up the two-CD compilation Saddle Creek 50, featuring old and new songs from the label’s roster.