Recorded during Dylan’s songwriting rehab, after the 1966 motorcycle wreck, and not released until a decade later. These classic home recordings — done with The Band in the legendary old house known as Big Pink — showed even Bob Dylan throwaways were table scraps worth fighting over.
Nick’s Pick: A simply beautiful “Tears of Rage.” The Band’s late keyboardist Richard Manuel, in 1985, said the group just elaborated on whatever Dylan mumbled: “I couldn’t run upstairs and say, ‘What’s this mean, Bob — Now, the heart is filled with gold, as if it were a purse?'”
Latest posts by Nick DeRiso (see all)
- Peter Gabriel, “What Lies Ahead” (2014): Something Else! sneak peek - November 22, 2014
- Foo Fighters – Sonic Highways (2014) - November 22, 2014
- Steve Earle, “You’re the Best Lover that I Ever Had” (2015): Something Else! sneak peek - November 22, 2014