071 – “One of Us Must Know (Sooner or Later)”

Episode 71“One of Us Must Know (Sooner or Later).”Blonde on Blonde.Blockhouse. Recorded October 14, 2018.  Context (4:15) Recorded in Studio A in New York City on January 25, 1966 in 19 takes. It’s the only Blonde on Blonde song not recorded in Nashville and led to some confusion as to who’s playing on the song. Sean Wilentz wades […]

067 – “Boots of Spanish Leather”

Episode 67“Boots of Spanish Leather.”The Times They Are A-Changin’.Blockhouse. Recorded September 23, 2018. Context (3:30) This song was written in Europe during the winter of 1962-63. In Scaduto’s biography, Dylan said: “Suze had gone back to the States, and that’s when I worked up the melodies of ‘Boots of Spanish Leather’ and ‘Girl from the North […]

060 – “Tight Connection to My Heart” & “Someone’s Got a Hold of My Heart”

Episode 60 “Tight Connection to My Heart (Has Anybody Seen My Love)/Someone’s Got a Hold of My Heart.”Empire Burlesque. The Bootleg Series, Vol. 1-3. Blockhouse. #3 of Music Video Month 2018.Recorded July 8, 2018.  Context (6:15) Originally, Empire Burlesque’s “Tight Connection to My Heart (Has Anybody Seen My Love)” and “Someone’s Got a Hold of My Heart” released on The Bootleg […]