Even in an age when most records are available online for weeks before their official release dates, Tuesday still is a magical day for music fans because this is when your friendly neighborhood record store gets re-stocked with rockin' new tunes. Here are some of the more notable titles coming out today:

Metallica, Death Magnetic

Okkervil River, The Stand Ins

LL Cool J, Exit 13

Natalie Cole, Still Unforgettable

Calexico, Carried To Dust

Mitch Hedberg, Do You Believe In Gosh?

Joan Baez, Day After Tomorrow

Dar Williams, Promised Land

Jessica Simpson, Do You Know

Eric Benet, Love & Life

Brain "Head" Welch, Save Me From Myself