Posts Tagged: bob dylan
A few months ago, we sang the praises of Bob Dylan’s Blonde on Blonde with an essay from Helena Fitzgerald.
This month, CBS Records is releasing bootlegs/session tracks from a different, much less beloved Dylan album: Self Portrait.
Kevin Courrier has some thoughts on why Another Self Portrait could be what the original wasn’t and what it (perhaps unintentionally) tells us about Dylan’s “violent battles with his audience to keep redefining himself.”...more
“As it is, it’ll get drowned out by a different kind of clamour, one that perhaps has less to do with the music (Bob) Dylan now makes than with the baby boomers’ refusal to let go of popular culture.”...more