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Friday, June 30:
Last night's Irvine setlist.
Fan Fury at Agent's Dylan Deals - (The Portsmouth News) (link found by Paul Stevens)
Woody Guthrie Show Cut Short to give way for an exhibit on the U.S. presidency - (Washington Post) (link found by Alex Leik)
cdworld.com - has the European Dylan CDs and single (link found by Gary De Ell)
Dead Ahead - (LA Times) (link found by JIm Short)
Delia explanation timely for reader - (Savannah Morning News) (link found by Jack Regan)
Thursday, June 29:
Hole Makes Over Fifty MP3s Available on Web Site - (Rolling Stone)
Among these: It's All Over Now, Baby Blue.
Moon Over Broadway by D.A. Pennebaker is about Carol Burnett - (Chicago Tribune)
On DVD and VHS from amazon.com.
Wednesday, June 28:
Last night's Las Vegas setlist.
In a middle-age groove - (San Jose Mercury) (link found by Jack Regan)
Grateful Dead Tribute Due In August - (Billboard) (link found by Geir Olsen and Jack Regan)
Imagine, the FBI War On Lennon (NDC) - (New York Daily News)
Bob Dylan Returning Shirley Temple to Liza Minelli - painting by Elliot Green (Artnet) (link found by David Reisman)
Tuesday, June 27:
Million Miles review - (Jambands) (link found by John Haas)
U.S. Korean War veteran won't return and 'disturb the ghosts' - (Korea Herald) (link found by worldnews.com)
Bob Dylan Biography TV show August 13 on A&E - (Musicstation) (link found by Kris K)
Blowin' In The Wind : Les Parcours de Bob Dylan - (new book) (link found by Gilles Girard)
Dylan drives it home - (SF Gate) (link found by Excite)
'Delia' of early song was Savannah resident killed in lovers' quarrel - (Savannah Morning News) (link found by Excite)
LIVE: Bob Dylan, Phil Lesh Mine Country, Blues, Jazz - (Yahoo!)
CD REVIEW: Elliott Smith's 'Figure 8' - (Daily Egyptian/Excite) (links found by Geir Olsen, Land of the Midnight Sun)
Elliott Smith interview by Carsten Wohlfeld.
Graysday - (Sunday Business Post) (link found by Kris K)
Monday, June 26:
Last night's Reno setlist.
Here is a site that indicates the release of remastered "Blonde On Blonde" and "Oh Mercy" from July 28th! (link from Avery Lerner)
Real Life Rock Top 10 - (Salon) (link found by Dane Strom)
Paul Griffin obituary - (Washington Post) (link found by Chris Contakes)
Paul Griffin, 62 - (Boston Globe) (link found by Excite)
Hattie Carroll's grave - (Find a Grave) (link found by Eyolf Østrem)
Davey Moore's grave - (Find a Grave) (link found by Eyolf Østrem and Lars Berglund)
Lyrics to The Lonesome Death of Hattie Carroll and Who Killed Davey Moore? (bobdylan.com)
Sunday, June 25:
Last night's Mountain View setlist.
Bob Dylan, Widespread Panic Cover Grateful Dead - (MTV) (link found by Keith Wootton)
Tape News No 177 - (Freewheelin')
Charlie and Will Sexton - Family Circle - (Austin Chronicle, Dec 20-26, 1996)
Mahir! Live - (SF Gate, Dec 16, 1999) (NDC) (link found by Trond Valberg)
Saturday, June 24:
Last night's Concord setlist.
Michael Gray's "Song & Dance Man III" now in hardcover (Limited editon, 250 copies), from: amazon.com
Guster gains exposure, experience through opening slots - (Kentucky Kernel) (link found by Excite)
Lesh, Dylan stir sweet memories of tours gone by - (SacBee) (link found by Joy Munsey)
Da Vinci's Notebook "The Life and Times of Mike Fanning" has Ally McBeal "Like A Rolling Stone" parody - (Washington Post) (link found by Jack Regan)
Reverb Jim Dickinson "Time Out Of Mind" interview - (Miami New Times) (link found by Brian James)
Friday, June 23:
'60s icons Dylan and Lesh keep on rocking - (Mercurycenter)
18 days ago, the "The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan/ The Times They Are A-Changin'/Another Side Of Bob Dylan (LEGACY / COLUMBIA 61045)" was listed on the Sony Legacy New Releases page, with a release date of June 27th. Now it is no more to be seen on that page. We are not surprised (or amused).
Thursday, June 22:
Last night's Sacramento setlist.
Dough Sahm album review - (Salon) (link found by Brian James)
Energized Dylan rocks the Expo - (Mail Tribune) (link found by Alex Leik)
Wednesday, June 21:
Last night's Medford setlist.
Pick a song, any song: it's Dylan in Australian accents - (The Age.com) (link found by Phil Teece)
Tuesday, June 20:
Dharma & Greg "The Trouble with Troubadour" (ABC) tonight at 09:00 pm ET with Lyle Lovett, k.d. lang, while there is a Jester on the sidelines.
Nina Simone at the Oriental Theatre - (Chicago Sun-Times)
Deja.com loses its memory - (Salon)
Dylan: "Are you still my friend, baby..." - (click on Dylan charicature, will probably disappear soon) (mailtribune) (link found by Jim Short)
Dylan, Lesh Offer Few Surprises - (Rolling Stone) (link found by Ingve Aalbu)
Sideman Supreme - Paul Griffin played with the best and was the best - Played piano on many classics - (Daily News) (link found by Dag E Braathen)
Monday, June 19:
Last night's George setlist.
Nick Drake's post-posthumous fame - (Salon)
AdCritic - also has the Pink Moon commercial.
"Best Of Bob Dylan Volume 2" review - (Q) (link found by Sean McArdle)
"Festival" with Dylan's Newport appearances showing on July 12th in L.A. (mods and rockers)
Last year's "Mods & Rockers" film festival sponsored by the American Cinematheque proved a feast for fans of the swingin' '60s. This year, for a second edition slated to run at the Egyptian Theatre from June 30 through July 12, co-organizer Martin Lewis has unearthed another assortment of music-oriented riches and embarrassments. One of the former is "Festival," a 1967 Oscar-nominated film of the early '60s Newport Folk Festivals, including the moment when Bob Dylan "went electric" to the horror of folk purists. Lewis says the film hasn't been screened in L.A. in about 30 years and has never been on TV or video. It will be shown closing day along with "Message to Love," a documentary on the 1970 Isle of Wight festival. (Quote from LA Times)
The ballad of Ramblin' Jack Elliott (MSNBC) (link found by Jack Regan)
The Beat: Lesh grabs a few new friends for latest tour - (sacbee) (link found by Jim Short)
Sunday, June 18:
Last night's George setlist.
Surf music Bob Dylan is inside my personal computer, clearing his throat Thanks to Napster - (Chicago Sun-Times)
Sleater-Kinney Raises the Stakes in Punk Rock by Greil Marcus - (NY Times)
Saturday, June 17:
Last night's Portland Meadows setlist.
Court Rules Father of the Blues Has a Son - (NY Times)
The poet and the player - (Oregon Live) (link found by Molly)
Friday, June 16:
Last night's Roseland Theater, Portland setlist.
A King of Infinite Space - Newsweek's Jack Kroll obituary (NDC)
The-Wallflowers.net has pointer to mtv.com item about next Wallflowers album "Breach", which includes Jakob Dylan - Elvis Costello duet.
Seven Days That Rocked The World - (Real Audio Links) Newport 1965 (BBC Radio 2, Jun 7, 2000) (Real Media, 6.7 MB) "For the purpose of study, review or critical analysis only (will be removed soon)"
Thursday, June 15:
Bob Dylan resumes his tour with a concert in Portland tonight.
Today, in 1965, Bob Dylan recorded "Like a Rolling Stone" in his first "electric session" at Columbia Studios in New York. (today-in-music)
Re-experiencing Jimi - (Globe and Mail) (link found by Arthur Louie)
Dylan brings Never-Ending Story to UK - (NME) (link found by Andrew.A.Klewan)
How Billy Bragg Brought a Legend Back to Life - (Washington Post) (link found by Amy Fuhrman)
Wednesday, June 14:
Courtney Love does the math - The controversial singer takes on record label profits, Napster and "sucka VCs." (Salon)
Woolly Rockers has hand made Dylan dolls. (link found by Ken Ashton)
"Best of Bob Dylan Vol. 2 + 2" available as an import from amazon.com.
A dome away from home - Wet 1978 Dylan concert set the stage for the building of a SuperDome. - (Sydney Morning Herald)
Bootlegs of Spanish Leather Review of the Dylan record that made this webmaster return to Dylan eight years ago
Uncertain, unfair and bloodthirsty Mystic and record collector Harry Smith knew life was cruel, yet his folk "Anthology" promised a way to "see America changed by music." - (Salon)
Dylan in the Fridge - (Requires Flash) (Icebox) (link found by Mike "Dylanphile" Paglia)
Tuesday, June 13:
European tour dates for September/October posted at bobdylan.com/live Great Britain, Holland, Germany, Belgium, Paris France and the final concert at Wembley, London - (tip from Todd Brooks)
The Village, Guitars and Hootenannies: Stuff for a Museum? - (New York Times)
Springsteen Plays Song About Diallo at the Garden - (New York Times)
Monday, June 12:
'Things Have Changed,' But Dylan's Still Vital ... giving some of the best live shows of his life these days... (SF Gate) (Jim Short)
Greil Marcus reviews Dylan's "Blowin' in the Wind (live)" and "David Johansen & The Harry Smiths" in Real Life Rock Top 10 - (Salon) (link found by Chuck Koch)
"The Best of Bob Dylan, Volume 2".
"David Johansen & The Harry Smiths" from amazon.com,
Hatfields, McCoys Stage Friendly Reunion (Excite) (NDC)
"The Ballad Operas: The Martins And The Coys", an Alan Lomax project from 1944, includes Woody Guthrie and Pete Seeger. More at amazon.com (tip from David Galbraith)
Swedish hacker-tracker is FBI and media darling. In recent weeks more than 150 foreign journalists have called James or traveled to his home -- a country cottage a short distance outside the university town of Uppsala -- to get his story. - (NDC) (Reuters)
Sunday, June 11:
Not Dark Yet RealVideo with still images - (SecondComing) (link found by Dag E Braathen)
Sealand is a tiny country, 6 miles off the cost of England. (NDC)
Saturday, June 10:
The list of Other Dylan Sites had grown too long, so I moved it to a separate page.
I am trying to make a more useful list of resouces on the left, please give me input, if you feel other things should be included.
Friday, June 9:
Early Dylan, the book with photos by Barry Feinstein, Daniel Kramer and Jim Marshall also exists in a German version, from amazon.de. (Tip from Klaus Boele) And of course the English version can be had from amazon.com and amazon.co.uk.
Thursday, June 8:
Steve Earle learns that back roads "never carry you where you want 'em to." (Salon)
Out June 15: Johnny Cash - The Man His World His Music (DVD) (includes Bob duets) from amazon.com, amazon.co.uk and amazon.de.
The Old Thing Malvina Reynolds and Harry Smith argue for folk's historical authenticity. Whatever that is. - (Dallas Observer)
Dylan pasó por España is a Spanish language site about Dylan's shows in Spain and bootlegs, by José Manuel Segovia Lillo.
Wednesday, June 7:
Seven Days that Rocked the World This programme examines how Bob Dylan shocked and thrilled the audience at the 1965 Newport Festival when he appeared on stage with a full electric band. Things would never be the same again as Dylan brought to pop a lyrical intensity it had not seen before. Includes C.P. Lee. - BBC Radio 2, Wednesday 07 June, 22:00 to 22:30 - (Radio Times) (link found by Stephen Dunthorne)
I have added some more pictures to my 3-2-1 story.
Bob Dylan-skiva går inte att höra - Copies of "The Very Best of Bob Dylan" are hard to play - (Aftonbladet) (link found by Patrik Winquist)
www.ginza.se - sells the "Things Have Changed" single, but only to Sweden and Norway. (link found by Ole Lien)
Tuesday, June 6:
Reissue of Band catalog a labor of love The first four reissues will come in mid-August. - (Boston Globe)
Monday, June 5:
I have added some pictures to my 3-2-1 story.
Giulio Molfese has some pictures from the Italian concerts at Breadcrumb Sins.
Again, the "The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan/ The Times They Are A-Changin'/Another Side Of Bob Dy (LEGACY / COLUMBIA 61045)" is listed on the Sony Legacy New Releases page, with a release date of June 27th. (tip from Nick Spenceley)
Collector With a Common Name Had a Singular Ear for Important Music (Salt Lake Tribune) - about Harry Smith and Volume 4 of the Anthology Of American Folk Music.
Revenant and The Harry Smith Archives. Buy it from amazon.com: Volume 4, Anthology.
Read about the first volumes of the Anthology Of American Folk Music.
Henry McGuinn (son of...) and Jim Guittard play at The Crooked Bar on Sunset Blvd at Crescent Heights in West Hollywood on June 7th at 11pm.
Sunday, June 4:
Review from Cagliari.
Bob Dylan, il rock è leggenda - Several Dylan items from Sardinia (La Nuova Sardegna) (link found by Gianni Zanata)
Notte Magica con Bob Dylan - (L'Unione Sarda) Requires Acrobat. (link found by Andrea Orlandi)
Graham Nash's photos are music to the eyes - (Seattle P-I) (link found by Jack Regan)
Til We Outnumber 'Em: The Songs of Woody Guthrie with contributions from Country Joe McDonald, Bruce Springsteen, Ani DiFranco, Billy Bragg etc., from amazon.com.
Saturday, June 3:
Here is the Cagliari setlist, which concludes this European tour. Now back to the US, where the first concert is June 15 in Portland, Oregon, in the Roseland Theater which seats 1250. (Small, but not as small as Horsens.)
Friday, June 2: Peter Stone Brown plays in South Philly tonight!
Other dates include New York City on June 9th.
Bob Dylan, è il giorno del grande menestrello - (L'Unione Sarda) (link found by zan)
David Cushman's term paper on Bob Dylan.
The Best Of Bob Dylan Volume 2 reviewed by Jim Wirth (Take a deep breath and count...) - (NME) (link found by Tiernan Henry)
Con Bob nella macchina del tempo - (il Resto del Carlino) (link found by Alberto Cuccu)
Japanese Best of Bob Dylan vol.2 - (SME) (link found by Itsuko Nishimura)
HMV Japan sells Japanese CDs and videos to overseas customers.
Thursday, June 1:
(A red day here in Norway.)
Mermaid Avenue Vol II from Wilco and Billy Bragg contains Woody Guthrie lyrics.
Thomas Erle at his Bob Dylan: Highlands site has some 70 reviews from the German an international press about the shows in Germany and Switzerland (plus some Horsens and Polar Price). Most of them are in German, but there are some English clippings too. dates
Sugartown celebrates its one year anniversary!
Not Dark Yet is a site made by Markus in Cork, Ireland.
Woodie Guthrie's Second Life by Robert Christgau (Village Voice) (link found by Steve Walsh)
Truth is a Fixed Star - a dylanpage by hodah (plays BlueEyed Jane as it loads).
New Dead Tribute to Feature Costello, Dylan - (Rolling Stone) (link found by Jamie Lovinger)
Wednesday, May 31:
This site was down for 3-4 hours today, because a transformer melted somewhere near the steel mill in Mo!
Duncan & Brady transcribed by Eyolf Østrem.
Planned birthday party for Bob - (old news) (link found by Nelson French)
L'Unione Sarda today has Dylan article with nice drawings. Can't find it on the web site, so here is a pdf file (requires Acrobat). (Tip from Paolo Coghe)
Tuesday, May 30:
Here is the Firenze setlist.
Two Dogs Pub referat (Norwegian, but try the Quiz anyway!) - (Land Of The Midnight Sun)
Hvis du kan hjelpe med å oversette 1. runde, kontakt Dag før du begynner!
Martin Jack Rosenblum and John Hammond - Rode cab with Dylan in Milwaukee 1965.
Five San Francisco Bay Area Bob Dylan fans who wrote about their face-to-face encounters with the enigmatic and intensely private songwriter will read, answer questions, sing, and sign copies of Encounters with Bob Dylan: If You See Him, Say Hello at Borders Books in San Francisco on Wednesday evening, May 31, at 6:30 PM. Borders is located at 400 Post Street, across from Union Square.
Monday, May 29:
Yes, I'm back home, and just found the Milano setlist from last night.
Also another Dresden birthday review.
Three Concerts, Two Dogs and The One and Only Horsens - my report.
The Best of Bob Dylan - (Sony Music Italy) (link found by Dag E Braathen)
Bob Dylan Europe 2000 - made by a good, anonymous European.
Dylan And Lesh Hit The Amphitheaters - (live daily) (link found by Scott Hakes)
The Mystery Train Goes Live - Billy Bragg will discuss Woody Guthrie on Irish RTE Radio 1 Sunday June 4th - (RTE) (link found by Sean McArdle)
Midwestern Dylan fans perform works at Bob Fest 2000 - (Milwaukee Journal Sentinel) (link found by The Lymans)
Dylans Auftritt in der Arena - (Tagesspiel) (link found by Jürgen Schellhase)
Legende auf Reisen - (Berliner Morgenpost) (link found by Jürgen Schellhase)
Nichts hat nichts zu bedeuten - (Berlin Online) (link found by Jürgen Schellhase)
Bob Dylan: Bluesman? - (link found by Jeremy Mayle)
On July 25, Grateful Dead Records will release a tribute album called "Stolen Roses". This will include a Bob Dylan contribution: "Friend of the Devil", most likely a live version from the past year or two (ICE item from Bob Hudson)
January 6, 2001: The performance of Friend of the Devil released on Stolen Roses is from March 1, 1999 performed at The Rio Suites Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, NV. This was a "private" show for Lucky Brand Jeans. (info from Masato Kato)
Woody Guthrie Exhibit at the Museum of American History - (Washington Post) (link found by Joe P)
HBO special will include Eric Idle and Michael Palin (and Bob Dylan) - (Inkblotmagazine) (link found by Stephen Dunthorne)
"Bob Dylan on Film and Television" is now TV Talkin'.
Meine 5 Minuten mit dem Weltstar - (The woman who joined the band playing guitar during "Like A Rolling Stone" in Köln (Cologne) on May 11. (Express Online) (link found by Marion Hitzenhammer)
A mumbling experience - (Guardian) (link found by Tiernan Henry)
Stones' Drummer Takes An Exotic Trip - (Yahoo!) (link found by Mike Fink) Sunday, May 28:
Saturday, May 27:
Friday, May 26:
Thursday, May 25:
Dylan birthday tribute at sonicnet (Link from Kris K)
Oslo review (Norwegian)
Finnish Best of Bob Dylan TV ad at www.sonymusic.fi (Link from Jarmo Palokallio)
Wednesday, May 24:
Last Night's Berlin setlist.
Things have changed is the Hot Single of the Week in Holland. (Link from Ferdinand Lubberts)
Stuttgart review. (Link from Andrew F. Wilson)
Another Danish Horsens review. (Link from Flemming Madsen)
And yet another Danish Horsens review. (Link from Flemming Madsen)
Tuesday, May 23:
The five books you would bring to a desert island. (L.A. Times)
Steely Dan honored at music biz event-cites Dylan influence. (Link from Scott Hakes)
Monday, May 22:
Two Horsens reviews.
Danish Horsens review. (Link from Geir Olsen)
Another Danish Horsens review : Med Bob Dylan pĆ bedetæppet
...and a short Horsens article from the local newspaper. : Forrygende D-dag
Rock's Original Poets, Still Howling", New York Times (Link from Randall Busack)
Another Stockholm review.
Sunday, May 21:
Tonight's Horsens setlist.
Saturday, May 20:
Tonight at 2000 I will be at Two Dogs Pub, Brugata 5, Oslo and give a talk about Expecting Rain.
Yesterday's Oslo setlist.
Stockholm review in Aftonbladet (Swedish) (Link from Ole Lien)
Listen to WFUV radio online Wednesday, May 24 : 6AM-9PM, City Folk: It's a Bob Dylan day for his 59th birthday, with wall-to-wall Dylan including covers, rarities, live tracks and more.
7-9 AM, Under the Covers: A Dylan cover-fest this morning. Hear two sets: the first of Bob's songs performed by others, plus a set of Bobby D. covering other songwriters.
(Link from Ellen Friedenberg)
More on Bob's HBO special.
(Linkfrom Sven Lewandowski) Stockholm review.
Friday, May 19:
Bobfest 2000 to be held May 28 in Spring Green, Wisconsin.
Thursday, May 18:
Tonight's Stockholm Setlist.
Another Göteborg review.
Wednesday, May 17:
Last nights Helsinki setlist and review.
The Polar Prize : Aftonbladet (Swedish), and Dagens Nyheter (Swedish) (Links from Michael Ballstav)
Tuesday, May 16:
Dennis Cleary's Dylanbase. He's on the road and will post reviews as he sees the shows:)
Monday, May 15:
I missed out on one song in yesterdays Göteborg setlist. Thanks to everyone who made me aware of it:)
Tonight at 8:00 on Swedish SVT2 is the polar music prize banquet. It will be rebroadcast Saturday on SVT1. (From Dennis Cleary)
Official site for the Polar Music Prize.
Dylan kommer! (Aftonbladet, Swedish) (Link from Dan Persson)
Interview from 1997 with Aftonbladet (Swedish) (Link from Dan Persson)
Livet i Dylans sanger (GP News, Swedish) (Link from Ole Lien)
Bob Dylan ger fortfarande tröst (Dagens Nyheter, Swedish) (Link from Roger Mänsson)
Nya rön om Bob Dylans poesi. (Dagens Nyheter, Swedish) (Link from Roger Mänsson)
Bob Dylans tradition är den gamla bluesens (Svenska Dagbladet, Swedish) (Link from Roger Mänsson)
Sunday, May 14:
Today's Göteborg setlist.
Saturday's Lund setlist and review in Aftonbladet (Swedish) (Link from Roger MĆnsson).
New "Tape News" at The Freewheelin' Journal
Scotland on Sunday has an interview with Paul Simon. (Link From Roddy Forsyth and Shim)
"But Bob, how does it feel?" - The Observer. (Link from Tiernan Henr y)
Saturday, May 13:
Friday's Hannover setlist.
Dylan 2000: Wenig Worte, viel Romantik (Hannoveresche Allgemeine) (Link from Wolfram W. Winkler)
Friday, May 12:
Unlike a Rolling Stone - (The Independent) (link found by Colin Rivers, Matt Reading, Andrew F Wilson, DHFurniss)
Bob Dylan - legend i sin livstid - (Svenska Dagbladet) (link found by Niklas Strömberg)