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Box sets 2016: Gifts for the music-obsessed

Box sets 2016: Gifts for the music-obsessed

The industry’s shift to digital and streaming content hasn’t dulled the quality of box sets available. For the music obsessive on your holiday shopping list, there are plenty of new and recent releases to shout about. Here are 10 worth a closer look: 

The Band “The Last Waltz 40th Anniversary” (Rhino)

Four decades after the 1976 all-star swan song to touring hosted in San Francisco by perhaps the most critically acclaimed rock group of the 1970s, fans finally get the entire concert performance spread across four CDs, along with a DVD or Blu-ray of the Martin Scorsese-directed concert film. It’s long been one of the most celebrated musical summit...