049 – “Odds and Ends”

Episode 49“Odds and Ends.” Basement Tapes. Bunker. Recorded March 1, 2018. Context (3:30) The song was recorded at Big Pink in Woodstock, New York in the summer of 1967. The reel of tape that includes “Odds and Ends” also has “Get Your Rocks Off,” “Clothes Line Saga” and “Apple Suckling Tree.” This song has never been played live. […]

022 – “Clothes Line Saga”

  Episode 22. “Clothes Line Saga.” The Basement Tapes. Bunker. July 27,  2017. Rainier. Folk songs were the underground story. If someone were to ask what’s going on, ‘Mr. Garfield’s been shot down, laid down. Nothing you can do.’ That’s what’s going on. Nobody needed to ask who Mr. Garfield was, they just nodded, they just knew. – […]