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Unreleased Songs by Bob Dylan: Gimme Five

Unreleased Songs by Bob Dylan: Gimme Five

Let’s start a conversation about how the addition of just one more song might have changed the fate of several Bob Dylan albums.

Nick DeRiso’s Best of 2015 (Rock + Pop): Billy Gibbons, Toto, Death Cab for Cutie, Joe Jackson

Nick DeRiso’s Best of 2015 (Rock + Pop): Billy Gibbons, Toto, Death Cab for Cutie, Joe Jackson

Nick DeRiso also recognizes Steve Hackett, Bob Dylan, Neal Schon, Ringo Starr and others in this Best of 2015 list focusing on pop and rock.

Bob Dylan, “Pay in Blood” from Tempest (2012): One Track Mind

Bob Dylan, “Pay in Blood” from Tempest (2012): One Track Mind

As an angry young man, Bob Dylan had very few rivals. “Pay in Blood” shows that he is still in a league of his own as an angry old man, too.

Bob Dylan, “Jokerman” from Infidels (1983): One Track Mind

Bob Dylan, “Jokerman” from Infidels (1983): One Track Mind

There’s a labyrinthine quality to “Jokerman,” released by Bob Dylan on Oct. 27, 1983 at part of ‘Infidels,’ that makes it endlessly fascinating.

Songs of Thanksgiving from Bob Dylan, Joan Baez + others: Gimme Five

Songs of Thanksgiving from Bob Dylan, Joan Baez + others: Gimme Five

Sometimes it’s best to give thanks. And sometimes it helps to have songs by the likes of Bob Dylan, Joan Baez and others to remind us.

Dylan Disc by Disc, edited by Jon Bream (2015): Books

Dylan Disc by Disc, edited by Jon Bream (2015): Books

Jon Bream’s “many voices” approach on ‘Dylan Disc by Disc’ is a great way to explore Bob Dylan’s varied career from all angles.

Bob Dylan’s perhaps-overpraised Time Out of Mind held a timeless classic

Bob Dylan’s perhaps-overpraised Time Out of Mind held a timeless classic

Every time I listen to this track from Bob Dylan’s ‘Time Out of Mind,’ released in September 1997, I’m certain I hear something new.

Bob Dylan gave in to worry on Oh Mercy, and he hasn’t returned since

Bob Dylan gave in to worry on Oh Mercy, and he hasn’t returned since

‘Oh Mercy,’ released on Sept. 18, 1989, saw Bob Dylan reveal a new perspective suddenly shrouded in darkness. It was a sling-shot moment.

Producer Don Was on Bob Dylan’s Under the Red Sky: ‘I was maybe a little out of my league’

Producer Don Was on Bob Dylan’s Under the Red Sky: ‘I was maybe a little out of my league’

Don Was talks about the mistakes he made while producing Bob Dylan’s ‘Under the Red Sky,’ released on September 10, 1990.

Bob Dylan’s wrongheaded Knocked Out Loaded was almost saved by epic ‘Brownsville Girl’

Bob Dylan’s wrongheaded Knocked Out Loaded was almost saved by epic ‘Brownsville Girl’

Bob Dylan’s otherwise entirely forgettable ‘Knocked Out Loaded,’ released on July 14, 1986, had its merits. Well, one of them, anyway.