One of my favorite CDs from a couple of years ago was Blonde Redhead's "23" (pronounced "two-three"). The variety of styles and sounds was simply amazing. Here's two of my favorite cuts:
Their recent CD, Penny Sparkle, has generated a pretty good amount of controversy, with some really digging its laidback style and others whining incessantly about it not being what they want from Blonde Redhead. I like it myself.