Tag: Bob Dylan

Bob Dylan: Travelin’ Thru, 1967-1969: The Bootleg Series, Vol. 15 (Legacy Recordings)

The meeting of minds between Bob Dylan and Johnny Cash has long been the thing of legend, but now the legend is made real with a three disc set that chronicles Dylan’s Nashville country years, featuring the historic session, as well as outtakes from his two albums from this time and an incongruous Earl Scruggs session recorded in 1970. It’s an exciting and compelling document of Dylan’s reinvention as a country crooner.

Bob Dylan: Travelin’ Thru, 1967-1969: The Bootleg Series, Vol. 15 (Legacy Recordings)

The meeting of minds between Bob Dylan and Johnny Cash has long been the thing of legend, but now the legend is made real with a three disc set that chronicles Dylan’s Nashville country years, featuring the historic session, as well as outtakes from his two albums from this time and an incongruous Earl Scruggs session recorded in 1970. It’s an exciting and compelling document of Dylan’s reinvention as a country crooner.

Dreaming of Dylan: 115 Dreams About Bob (BMG Books)

Dreaming of Dylan: 115 Dreams About Bob is a fantastically enjoyable, often hilarious collection of dreams and fantasies involving one of America’s greatest living songwriters.

Dreaming of Dylan: 115 Dreams About Bob (BMG Books)

Dreaming of Dylan: 115 Dreams About Bob is a fantastically enjoyable, often hilarious collection of dreams and fantasies involving one of America’s greatest living songwriters.

Bob Dylan: Bob Dylan Live 1962-1966: Rare Performances From The Copyright Collections (Columbia)

This no-frills two CD collection offers up choice cuts from Bob Dylan’s first era of live performances, with a set list that sticks to well-known and beloved songs that help remind the world just how to consummate a performer he was in his early days.

Bob Dylan: Bob Dylan Live 1962-1966: Rare Performances From The Copyright Collections (Columbia)

This no-frills two CD collection offers up choice cuts from Bob Dylan’s first era of live performances, with a set list that sticks to well-known and beloved songs that help remind the world just how to consummate a performer he was in his early days.

Gathered From Coincidence: The British Folk Pop Sound of 1965–66 (Grapefruit Recordings)

This wonderfully rich three disc set gathers up 79 songs all inspired by one man: Bob Dylan.

Gathered From Coincidence: The British Folk Pop Sound of 1965–66 (Grapefruit Recordings)

This wonderfully rich three disc set gathers up 79 songs all inspired by one man: Bob Dylan.

Gene Clark: Gene Clark Sings For You/The Rose Garden: A Trip Through The Garden (Omnivore)

Two recently released collections document what former Byrds guitarist Gene Clark was doing immediately after leaving the band. One collection finds him sorting out ideas on tape, the other highlights his willingness to work with a young group. While these recordings are rough and probably more for the devoted Byrds fans, they do provide an interesting look into an artist’s creative process.

Gene Clark: Gene Clark Sings For You/The Rose Garden: A Trip Through The Garden (Omnivore)

Two recently released collections document what former Byrds guitarist Gene Clark was doing immediately after leaving the band. One collection finds him sorting out ideas on tape, the other highlights his willingness to work with a young group. While these recordings are rough and probably more for the devoted Byrds fans, they do provide an interesting look into an artist’s creative process.