Bob Dylan – Christmas In The Heart

As far as Christmas albums are concerned (and I’m certainly no expert, I can assure you), names such as Bing Crosby, Frank Sinatra, Elvis Presley, and of course Michael Bublé spring to mind. But Bob Dylan! The man who wrote some of the most evocative and inspiring protest songs of the 20th Century, back in 2009,… Read More Bob Dylan – Christmas In The Heart

Bob Dylan – Highway 61 Revisited

Folk troubadour reinvents himself as surrealist poet and turns rock on its head in the process Highway 61 Revisited would be Dylan’s first solely electric album, and one which attracted its fair share of controversy, mainly from all the folk purists who felt as though their spiritual guide had betrayed them. But such cruel criticism… Read More Bob Dylan – Highway 61 Revisited

Bob Dylan – The "Royal Albert Hall" Concert Live 1966

Q: How many folk singers does it take to change a light bulb? A: Four. One to change it, and the other three to walk out of the room because it went electric. Bootlegged to death over the years, The “Royal Albert Hall” Concert received its first official release in 1998, and went straight to… Read More Bob Dylan – The "Royal Albert Hall" Concert Live 1966

Bob Dylan – Another Side of Bob Dylan

Another side indeed… By 1964 it was becoming increasingly clear that Bob Dylan was getting restless, tired of playing to the same old folk scene month after month, year after year. Although still all acoustic, on Another Side of Bob Dylan, this “prophet, mystic poet” succeeded in writing a collection of songs that would be… Read More Bob Dylan – Another Side of Bob Dylan