Category Archives: New Morning

Dylan in 1970: a stuttering return to song writing.

By Tony Attwood Self Portrait was recorded at various times between April 1969 and March 30, 1970, but according to reports the first recordings of songs that eventually came out on New Morning were also recorded in that final month of the … Continue reading

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Bob Dylan’s Three angels: its a slog to find it, but there is curious message here

By Tony Attwood The one thing I know about Three Angels is that they are mentioned in Revelation 14.  And I’m going to deal with this for a moment because in this article I think Dylan might be talking about … Continue reading

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The Man in Me: the meaning of the music and the words

By Tony Attwood The Man in Me appears to exist in three versions by Dylan.  Two I have access to and the third is written about but have never heard, which is frustrating. The first version is the one we all … Continue reading

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Bob Dylan’s “Time passes slowly” (1970). The meaning of the music and the lyrics

By Tony Attwood This is a deceptively simple song, which seeks to offer an insight into Dylan’s very private world – at least the private world he was contemplating in the rural simplicity of parts of New Morning. But it … Continue reading

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