058 – “Subterranean Homesick Blues”

Episode 58 “Subterranean Homesick Blues.”Bringing It All Back Home. Blockhouse. #1 of Music Video Month 2018.Recorded June 24, 2018.  Context (7:30) First recorded in Studio A in New York City on January 13, 1965 in 1 take (which can be heard on The Bootleg Series, Vol. 1-3 and Vol. 12: Cutting Edge). Dylan would say, “‘It [just] didn’t sound right on guitar. […]

037 – “Lenny Bruce”

  Episode 37. “Lenny Bruce.” Shot of Love. The Bootleg Series, Vol. 13: Trouble No More. Bunker. November 9, 2017. Context (7:00) The version from Shot of Love was recorded on May 14, 1981. Michael Gray, correctly, calls this an “endearingly bad song” while Clinton Heylin thinks “the sole purpose of the song seems to have […]