"Monster Hospital" from Metric's guitar-driven Live It Out
"Sunken-Eyed Girl" from Mike Doughty's super-solid Haughty Melodic
"Anytime" from My Morning Jacket's unbelievably good Z
"Abel" from The National's near perfect Alligator
The title track from The New Pornographer's stupendous Twin Cinema
Not to mention Hard-Fi's The Stars of CCTV and Maximo Park's A Certain Trigger that I featured in another Five-by-Five post.