074 – “Tombstone Blues”

Episode 74“Tombstone Blues.”Highway 61 Revisited.Blockhouse.Recorded November 4, 2018. Context (3:20) “Tombstone Blues” was Dylan’s first song recorded after “Like a Rolling Stone” and would be followed by “Desolation Row.” It was put to tape on July 29, 1965. (The entire session is available on The Bootleg Series, Volume 12: The Cutting Edge.) The song features Mike […]

044 – “License to Kill”

Episode 44. “License to Kill.” Infidels. Real Live. Live on David Letterman. Bunker. Recorded January 25, 2018.  Context “License to Kill” was recorded on April 13, 1983 at Power Station Studios in New York City in 1 take. It’s been played 46 times (from May 28, 1984 to September 26, 1998). Song Itself A 1990 […]

003: “Tangled Up in Blue”

Episode 3. “Tangled Up in Blue.” Blood on the Tracks. The Bootleg Series, Vol. 1-3. The Bootleg Series, Vol. 5: Rolling Thunder Revue. Real Live. Bunker. February 23, 2017. https://open.spotify.com/user/1219496309/playlist/4cahcE9ZTbIMGBeFXkmW3o