40 years ago: Bob Dylan: Blood On The Tracks, 4th Recording Session, 19 September 1974

On the 3th recording session for Blood On The Tracks on September 18th, Dylan only tried 2 takes on Buckets of Rain. The 4th recording session (on  September 19, 1974) was a way more important story…. Here are some quotes, facts & music…. If any of Dylan’s record albums deserve to be singled out as a “masterpiece” (and I’ve avoided this because how can …

Bob Dylan: Blood On The Tracks, Second Recording Session, 17 September 1974

Bob Dylan’s second recording session for Blood On The Tracks continued on  September 17, 1974. Another important day in the studio. Here are some quotes, facts & music…. We cut the entire album in one day like that. Now that blew my mind. I was 19-years-old and trying to learn how to make art. The style of the time was set by …

20 songs released in 1974 you must hear

– Earlier posts: 19 Songs released in 1961 you must hear 20 songs released in 1962 you must hear 20 songs released in 1963 you must hear 33 Songs released in 1971 you must hear 21 Songs released in 1972 you must hear 20 songs released in 1973 you must hear – The Year 1974 summary OPEC ends the oil embargo begun in …

Bob Dylan’s best songs: Shelter From The Storm #28

Thank you! This is the story of my life, this next song. ~Bob Dylan (before Shelter From The Storm – Earls Court, London, England – 20 June 1978) “Shelter from the Storm” on Blood on the Tracks is a beautiful performance-and a very intimate one, relying on the closeness of the studio microphone (picking up subtleties of guitar playing as well as voice) …