Apple Music first impressions: something borrowed, something new

iOS 8.4 with Apple Music is here, so of course we didn’t waste any time taking it for another spin after our original hands-on back at WWDC. As Walt Mossberg wrote at Recode, it’s an impressive if slightly confusing first cut at a full-featured music streaming service. After you get through the usual Terms of Service agreements that you won’t read, you’re dropped into the classic Beats Music interface that lets you choose your favorite genres and artists. I did my level best to get my late ’90s and early aughts bands to show up there, but only a handful did. Perhaps Apple has better taste in music than I do (Apple probably has better taste in music than I do).

After that, you get your five tabs. It starts with “For You,” which presents…

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