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Songs of a weary heart: A box set revisits Bob Dylan’s luminous ‘Time Out of Mind’

Dylanologists have been anxious for a “Time Out of Mind” entry in the Bob Dylan Bootleg Series. It is finally at hand: The 17th volume in Sony’s durable series arrives on Friday.

Justin Bieber sells music catalog to Blackstone-backed Hipgnosis

Canadian pop star Justin Bieber has struck a deal to put his music under the ownership of Hipgnosis Song Management, an investment entity backed by Blackstone Inc.

MUSIC REVIEW

Emerson Quartet bids farewell to Boston

On Sunday in Jordan Hall, the veteran foursome, which has for decades occupied the highest echelons of the chamber music world, made its last local appearance.

Vast collection of Grateful Dead concert posters is truckin’ to Fall River

“Grateful Dead: The Vintage Posters, 1966-1995” opens at the Narrows Center for the Arts on Friday, in what the venue bills as the “largest collection of Grateful Dead concert posters ever exhibited.”

Guest conductor Karina Canellakis weaves clarity, control, and balance at the BSO

This program is absolutely worth leaving the house for.

Winter Arts Preview

New England Philharmonic music director Tianhui Ng shares music through ‘human stories’

The volunteer ensemble premieres a new piece by Medfield-raised composer Matthew Aucoin during its next concert on Feb. 18.

WINTER ARTS PREVIEW

Aoife O’Donovan traverses the sparse terrain of Springsteen’s ‘Nebraska’

The Grammy-nominated singer will play songs from the album at Sanders Theatre on March 17.

WINTER ARTS PREVIEW

From SZA to the Boss, 10 concerts to heat up winter

Other highlights include Maggie Rogers, Margo Price, Ari Lennox, and Dropkick Murphys' annual run of St. Patrick's Day shows.