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One Track Mind: Peter Frampton, “Friendly Fire” from Hummingbird In A Box (2014)

One Track Mind: Peter Frampton, “Friendly Fire” from Hummingbird In A Box (2014)

A song as topical as it is musically complex.

Rush – Presto (1989; 2014 Audio Fidelity Remaster)

Rush – Presto (1989; 2014 Audio Fidelity Remaster)

It’s difficult to dislike the approachable ‘Presto,’ but harder still to love it.

Exclusive stream: Zebrina with Ben Goldberg, “The Desert Speaks” from Hamidbar Medaber (2014)

Exclusive stream: Zebrina with Ben Goldberg, “The Desert Speaks” from Hamidbar Medaber (2014)

This Miles-meets-Mosada alchemy offers Interesting new twists.

One Track Mind: Gary Numan, “I Am Dust” from Splinter (2014)

One Track Mind: Gary Numan, “I Am Dust” from Splinter (2014)

He’s exchanged proto-goth black-nailed dystopia for something new.

‘We just thought that would be fun’: The Yardbirds’ lasting connection with 10cc’s Graham Gouldman

‘We just thought that would be fun’: The Yardbirds’ lasting connection with 10cc’s Graham Gouldman

They scored an early hit with a Gouldman song. But it didn’t end there.

Across the Great Divide: Levon Helm, “Hurricane” from American Son (1980)

Across the Great Divide: Levon Helm, “Hurricane” from American Son (1980)

Nobody embodies hard-bitten, country-strong determination like Levon.

‘Something’s got to trigger’: Micky Dolenz on the best Monkees song you’ve never heard

‘Something’s got to trigger’: Micky Dolenz on the best Monkees song you’ve never heard

One of their most trenchant late-1960s protest songs took a circuitous route.

‘A very romantic, sexy and happy song’: Maria Muldaur on her ageless ‘Midnight at the Oasis’

‘A very romantic, sexy and happy song’: Maria Muldaur on her ageless ‘Midnight at the Oasis’

She says it elicits “very happy and, dare I say it, X-rated memories.”

‘We’d create some sort of magic’: If Hall and Oates record again, it would be in a whole new way

‘We’d create some sort of magic’: If Hall and Oates record again, it would be in a whole new way

“The whole idea of making an album,” John Oates says, “is really old-fashioned.”

‘It invigorates the whole band’: Toto’s Steve Lukather praises Joseph Williams ahead of big U.S. tour

‘It invigorates the whole band’: Toto’s Steve Lukather praises Joseph Williams ahead of big U.S. tour

Toto has begun rehearsals for fall American dates with Michael McDonald.