- Going to Acapulco: Bob Dylan’s masterpiece changed and changed again.
- Bob Dylan’s Messiah: Songs Of Light And Darkness
- “Dress it up, Better have it all”: Dylan’s incomprehensible song transcribed.
- Bob Dylan and William Yeats: Heaven blazing in my head
- “All you have to do is dream”. Bob Dylan gets a bit skittish.
- Making a liar out of me: Bob Dylan talks directly to his fans
- More on TS Eliot, Walt Whitman, Percy Shelley, and Bob Dylan
- Silent Weekend: Bob Dylan confuses the publishers as he tackles narcissism and psychological projection
- Why do so many musicians rate Dylan as the most influential musician in their lives?
- Bob Dylan’s “Minstrel Boy”: a Basement Tape song or new for the gig?
Indexes and reference pages
- A classification of Dylan’s songs
- About the reviews
- Bob Dylan year by year; decade by decade
- Bob Dylan’s Themes
- Dylan songs of the 1960s
- Dylan songs of the 1970s
- Dylan songs of the 1980s
- Dylan songs of the 1990s
- Dylan songs of the 21st century
- Dylan’s creativity
- Dylan’s Opening Lines: an index
- Every Dylan Song
- Our writers
- Poets and themes within Bob Dylan’s work
- The comments
- The lighter side
- Untold Dylan: “I’ll let you be in my dream if I can be in yours”
Category Archives: Freewheelin
By Tony Attwood In the spring of 1963 Bob Dylan returned to the studio to remake part of Freewheelin. This was for two reasons. First, there was the problem of Talking John Birch Paranoid Blues which had been rejected … Continue reading
By Tony Attwood The first performance of Oxford Town came just two months after the first performance of Hard Rain’s a Gonna Fall, and yet Oxford Town sounds as if Hard Rain hadn’t happened. It is a beautiful powerful song, … Continue reading
By Tony Attwood In 2001, the Observer, an English Sunday paper, reviewed Down the Highway (the book not the song) and Heylin’s Bob Dylan, Behind the Shades: Take Two and memorably said, “Neither author, however, can explain just why Dylan, having … Continue reading
Sometimes it is a little too easy to forget just how perfect some of the early Dylan works are, and that is why the demo version of Don’t think twice is so welcome on the “No Direction Home” album. Beautifully … Continue reading
By Tony Attwood Coming back to Blowing in the Wind after 45 years is a strange experience. There was a time when I, and all those like me, not only listened to it every day but also played it every … Continue reading