Weekends and Bleak Days, by the Young Knives (photographed above by someone). Listen here.
The Decemberists are more fun than we first thought they were, and they have a fondness for looking stupid on press photos, which can only be endearing to us(see example below). Incidentally, their record is not bad at all. Also they have a cool website.
Louis XIV - mentioned before in these columns. Like most bands now, they have a MySpace with stuff on it.