Maybe pop is the way go? You suddenly fit 19 tracks into one CD. More music is of course better, and who wants to hear these 8-9 minute remixes that go nowhere.
The highlight this month for me was Phantogram. The album is a bit uneven though. A nice live take and good song on YouTube:
Pnau with a semi-live version of Embrace:
MP3 sound bite (8 MB). 20 seconds from each song.
Cover shot: chocolate mousse on chocolate brownie. 8/10 points.