066 – EMPIRE BURLESQUE

Episode 66Empire Burlesque.Blockhouse.Recorded September 9, 2018. Context (4:00) Empire Burlesque was Bob Dylan’s 23rd official album. It was released on June 10, 1985, peaking at #33 on the Billboard charts in the US and #11 in the UK. The album was produced by Bob Dylan, but not Jack Frost. Dylan reportedly wanted to “make a record […]

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 […]

059 – “Jokerman”

Episode 59 “Jokerman.” Blockhouse. Infidels. #2 of Music Video Month 2018.Recorded July 1, 2018.  It isn’t a sermon or a pop song but a real creation, a work you can wander inside, explore, breathe in, pass through, wrap around you. It looks different in different lights. It’s always shifting, but this is because it’s alive, not because it’s nebulous (though […]