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Adrian Belew sets launch date for FLUX: ‘It’s what I wanted it to be’

Adrian Belew sets launch date for FLUX: ‘It’s what I wanted it to be’

Adrian Belew is readying his FLUX music app, even as preparations continue for a major North American tour with his Power Trio.

Amanda Kravat, “Wouldn’t Be This” (2014): Something Else! sneak peek

Amanda Kravat, “Wouldn’t Be This” (2014): Something Else! sneak peek

Amanda Kravat crafts a billowing dream of what could be — for herself, and for this song.

Mike Bloomfield, Al Kooper + Stephen Stills – Super Session (1968; 2014 Audio Fidelity Remaster)

Mike Bloomfield, Al Kooper + Stephen Stills – Super Session (1968; 2014 Audio Fidelity Remaster)

‘Super Session’ memorably brought Al Kooper together with Mike Bloomfield and Stephen Stills. You never heard it like this before.

Selling England by the Pound remains Genesis’ most complete album: ‘It fights off its shackles’

Selling England by the Pound remains Genesis’ most complete album: ‘It fights off its shackles’

‘Selling England by the Pound,’ issued on Oct. 12, 1973, found Genesis’ soon-to-vanish five-man lineup at the peak of its powers.

Glen Campbell, “I’m Not Gonna Miss You” (2014): One Track Mind

Glen Campbell, “I’m Not Gonna Miss You” (2014): One Track Mind

Glen Campbell, stricken with Alzheimer’s, doesn’t shy away from the disease’s brutal realities on “I’m Not Gonna Miss You.”

Simple Minds, “Honest Town” from Big Music (2014): One Track Mind

Simple Minds, “Honest Town” from Big Music (2014): One Track Mind

Simple Minds are back with something unexpected, something personal — and something as involving as anything they’ve ever done.

Houston Person, “The Song Is Ended” (2014): Something Else! sneak peek

Houston Person, “The Song Is Ended” (2014): Something Else! sneak peek

Houston Person has returned essentially unchanged on “The Song Is Ended,” if a little less prone to gail-force playing.

Bob Dylan and the Band, “Lo and Behold” (2014): One Track Mind

Bob Dylan and the Band, “Lo and Behold” (2014): One Track Mind

We review the initial take on Bob Dylan and the Band’s “Lo and Behold,” when the song was still loose and not quite fully formed.

Pink Floyd, “Louder Than Words” (2014): Something Else! sneak peek

Pink Floyd, “Louder Than Words” (2014): Something Else! sneak peek

We review the elegiac, deeply moving “Louder Than Words,” as Pink Floyd finally puts to rest old arguments.

The Band, “The River Hymn” from Cahoots (1971): Across the Great Divide

The Band, “The River Hymn” from Cahoots (1971): Across the Great Divide

“The River Hymn” tries to answer questions raised on the Band’s ‘Cahoots,’ offering one of Levon Helm’s prettiest vocals along the way.