Almost needless to say, only for big Van the Man fans. From McSweeney's.
To be on your own.
With no direction home.
Like a rolling stone.
Ladies and gentlemen, the winner of the 2016 Nobel Prize for Literature is Bob Dylan.
This was a lot of work to uncover the "Major musical revolutions 1960-2010". But we'll be seeing a lot more of this kind of analysis.
The Velvet Underground. This is the longer, more up-tempo--better--version.
I don't know whether it's admirable consistency or plain crazy, but after 43 years Angus is still performing and still performing in his schoolboy uniform.
A cool little story about Bob Dylan's early acetates, Rolling Stone, and the heretofore unknown to me "Gell-Mann Amnesia Effect".
Come for Otis, stay for the wonderful backing band.
"Saint in the City" should be much higher, but this is a good ranking.
Little Feat with Emmylou Harris and Bonnie Raitt, live on The Midnight Special, 1977.