- Bob Dylan’s Moonlight: having fun with chords and other writers phrases.
- Bob Dylan: the gap years (1991-1995)
- Song to Woody: Bob Dylan’s “first” song, based on a Woody Guthrie classic.
- Dylan and the Wilburys: New Blue Moon, Wilbury Twist, Poor House, Cool Dry Place.
- She’s my baby: a Dylan song and a hit for the Wilburys. The meaning and the music
- Shake Shake Mama: How Dylan’s song leads us a merry dance of non-meaning.
- 1989: Bob Dylan stalked by the darkness
- Wilbury’s Seven Deadly Sins: the music, the meaning, the craving for something better
- Charles Swinburne, Wallace Stevens, And The Jack Of Hearts
- Bye and bye: Dylan quotes Shakespeare, finds Billie Holliday and has a new chord to play with.
Indexes and reference pages
- A classification of Dylan’s songs
- About the author
- 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
- The comments
- 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