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 […]

032 – “Song to Woody”

  Episode 32. “Song to Woody.” Bob Dylan. Live at Town Hall 1963. Bob Dylan and George Harrison Session. Bunker. Week 1 of Woody Guthrie Month. October 5, 2017. Woody Guthrie month started off on a sad note concerning the death of Tom Petty but if there was ever a fitting song for such a week it’s “Song […]