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not bad, not great, in the middle
for either him or me, it will end one day
Dylan recorded the entire album over six days
come gather round people wherever you roam…
complete reproduction of one of Dylan’s legendary handwritten 57 page notebooks, where you can follow the lyrical development of the songs
sets you down in the middle of what feels like a Dylan reverie
available as a strictly limited deluxe CD set
“Useful to just about any group with any cause in history”
“I wrote ‘Blowin’ in the Wind’ in 10 minutes”
you get to hear Bob Dylan’s sublime “He’s Funny That Way”
“A co-operative is a different kind of business”
Last August 2008, I caught Conor at “Other Music” (a record store) in the afternoon and Dylan at Prospect Park in the evening
“That’s how you want Bob Dylan, right?”
Essentially the same set s 2016
the mainstreaming of the 1960s into the apostate mid-1970s
it is maybe the third best Bootleg.
” Poor wretch, doomed to walk this hallway for a thousand years”
A monument to everything Dylan destroyed
a Japanese-anime makeover
‘a stockpile of unknown, unrecorded Bob Dylan songs’
published by the French music magazine ‘Rock et Folk’
The end of the 19th century
‘he is unable to travel to Stockholm in December/
‘This is an unprecedented situation’
‘like pinning a medal on Mount Everest for being the highest mountain’
Dylan is the innocent victim of the nominating commitee
There is so much talent on this page that it is ridiculous
I loved his performance but not the concert
The suited guards make sure no lawn dweller gets too close to the seated privileged
Dylan appears to have created something timeless
The effects of fame and fortune
Morris takes the reader on a personal journey
Why doesn’t he sing his own material this well?
“‘Oh God, I hope yours wasn’t Bob Dylan. He’s slept with everyone!’
First, the major question, how much will this monster concert cost?
“He was able to secure a rights deal for Dylan’s massive song catalog”
From “Blowin’ In The Wind” to “Love Sick”? That will do the job.
I’m hoping for presale code but one way or the other, I’ll be there
A musician who straps on his guitar in hotel rooms to see where he’s at
The folk stuff in the Savoy is excellent, the new stuff in Denver doesn’t quite make the cut.
It is as if Dave and Bobby have morphed into all those “Paul Is Dead” conspiracy theorists.
And that, my friends, is a wrap
On “Just Like A Woman” where it wasn’t that huge change in a line that gift wrapped the song, it was when he figured out the bridge
The all out rocker “Pledging My Time Take One” is even better than the one that made it.
Dylan will get the song right but we won’t hear it completed till Disc Fifteen.
February 14th in Nashville, the first day of the new regime
If he was, as rumoured, an out of control drug addict during these sessions, you sure can’t hear it. Immediately, like all the Dylan recording sessions, the professionalism is impeccable
Tomorrow is probably the worst day on the year. I mean, as days with nothing much wrong with them go