027 – John Wesley Harding

Episode 27. John Wesley Harding. August 31, 2017. Bunker. Rainier. John Wesley Harding was recorded in 3 days, 4 sessions, in the fall of 1967 over the course of less than 9 hours. It was released on December 27, 1967. The album, despite Dylan asking Columbia not to do any press or promotion, debuted at #2 […]

024 – “Dear Landlord”

Episode 24. “Dear Landlord.” John Wesley Harding. August 10, 2017. The Bunker. Rainier. The song was recorded November 29, 1967, the final one of the main thrust of John Wesley Harding (“Down Along the Cove” and “I’ll Be Your Baby Tonight” came later). The majority of the songs on JWH were written without music, and “Dear Landlord” is no different. The song […]