October 31, 2011 12:00 AM

Herbie Hancock’s grand experiment in electronic gadgetry falters

While Herbie Hancock looked sharp in the colorful paisley and polka dot shirt he wore Sunday at the Lied Center, a white lab coat might have been more appropriate attire. An audience of about 1,500 at KU's Lied Center witnessed the legendary musician assume the role of a mad scientist as he engaged in 90 minutes of experimental music, with mixed results.

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