Thursday, August 21, 2014 at 0740 CEST

Dylan related
1 - Today's Bob Dylan in Melbourne show starts at 1930 AEST = 1130 CEST = 0530 EDT = In a while - (Bob Links)
2 - Bob Dylan: The Lyrics: Since 1962, ltd. ed. hardcover and Kindle Oct 28 / Nov 6 from - - .de. Or from Isis at
3 - Bob Dylan in Australia - (Facebook) from Scott Miller
4 - Jakob Dylan leads Wallflowers to Ridgefield - (Stamford Advocate) from Scott Miller
5 - 17 Awesome Things We Learnt From Bluesfest’s Peter Noble - (Tone Deaf) from Scott Miller
6 - Exclusive: For ‘New Basement Tapes’ Album, Musicians Completed Bob Dylan’s Unfinished Lyrics – ‘...folks have added to them.’ - (Days of the Crazy-Wild) from Michael Goldberg

7 - Pop Music, explained - (The New Yorker) from Scott Miller
8 - Call Me Elvis - (Bohemian) from Scott Miller
9 - 45 Years Ago: The Beatles Appear at Abbey Road Together for the Last Time - (Ultimate Classic Rock) from Scott Miller
10 - Take our Beatles lyrics quiz to see how well you know the Fab Four's songs - (Liverpool Echo) from Scott Miller
11 - Richard Thompson Reimagines His Catalog of Classics - (CMT Edge) from Scott Miller
12 - Laurie Anderson interview: ‘It’s been a wonderful, kind of hallucinatory’ - (TimeOut New York) from Eric Cocks
13 - Billboard Cover: Sinead O'Connor on Having No Regrets, Being 'Irregular' and Resurrecting Her Career - (Billboard) from Scott Miller
14 - Roll around Heaven all day: Woody Allen, Ravi Shankar, Chinmaya Dunster, Anonymous 4 and the lingering question - (Restless and Real) from Doug Heselgrave
15 - Billy Bragg Channels Social Justice Pioneers for Impromptu Ferguson Concert - (Rolling Stone) from Scott Miller

16 - Bob Dylan & Phil Lesh: Friend OF The Devil, Baltimore, Maryland 8 November 1999 (video) - (Johanna's Visions) by Egil Mosbron
17 - Dyl-Time Theme Radio Hour-The Alphabet-Pt 2 - (podOmatic) from Mel Prussack
18 - Helen Reddy and Bobby Darin - If Not For You - (YouTube) from Trev Gibb
19 - Bobby Darin - I'll Be Your Baby Tonight - (YouTube) from Trev Gibb
20 - One Track Mind: Jackson Browne, “The Birds of St. Marks” from Standing in the Breach (2014) - (else!) by Nick Deriso
21 - Pete Nash from The Beatles Fan Club Magazine Unboxes The Beatles Mono Vinyl Box Set - (YouTube) from Bob Meyer

Competition closed
10 copies of Jacob and Victor Maymudes' book "Another Side of Bob Dylan. A Personal History on the Road and Off the Tracks" will go to ten people who sent in the correct answers to these three questions before the deadline, now passed:
  1. Which board game did Victor and Bob often play?
  2. Which Greek village did Victor and Bob visit in the summer of 1964, where Bob wrote most of the songs for the "Another Side of Bob Dylan" album? (Must be spelled right!)
  3. Which American poet did Bob and Victor stop to visit in North Carolina on their 1964 road trip?

The correct answers: 1. Chess - 2. Vouliagmeni 3. Carl Sandburg. (So Vermilya has been superseded after Vouliagmeni was revealed in Victor's book.)
The lucky winners (out of 416 entries):
Robert Hempelman, Ron Simon, Ian Kemp, Dirk Andreas, Timothy Keating, Gomper, David Ward, Angela Snide, Tom Taylor, Sven Simonsen.
Thanks to Ivan Lett at St. Martin's Press, who will mail out the books to the winners.
Read about the book here: A Dylan Insider's Back Pages - (NY Times)

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at 0640 CEST

Dylan related
1 - Today's Bob Dylan in Melbourne setlist (Bob Links)
2 - Review: Bob Dylan - Melbourne “A night to remember, though maybe not for the exact reasons we had expected” - (faster louder) from Scott Miller
3 - Dylan In Melbourne – Review - (addicted to noise) from Brian Wise
4 - Artists Dust Off Old Dylan Lyrics for ‘Lost on the River: The New Basement Tapes’ - (The Wall Street Journal) from Scott Miller
5 - Unknown Dylan Songs Get Music by Elvis Costello, Marcus Mumford and Others - (NY Times) from Scott Miller, Carol Bertolotti
6 - Artwork, Song Titles for Album Based on Bob Dylan’s ‘Basement Tapes’ Lyrics Revealed - (Days of the Crazy-Wild) from Michael Goldberg
7 - Interview: Billy Joe Shaver on Bob Dylan, new country - (azcentral) from Scott Miller

8 - August 20: Robert Plant is 66 Happy Birthday - (Johanna's Visions) by Hallgeir Olsen
9 - Rare Beatles photographs discovered at London children's home - (Uncut) from Scott Miller
10 - I love you, I hate you, I need you! Lessons in creativity from the Beatles, Picasso and Steve Jobs - (Salon) from Scott Miller
11 - Dave Van Ronk: Live in Monterey 1998 - (PopMatters) from Scott Miller
12 - Billy Joe Shaver shines during 75th birthday party at the Satellite - (LA Times) from Tom Vanderford Jr.
13 - How to Fight Loneliness Jeff Tweedy - (Grantland) from Alan Gordon
14 - The Hanaway Band - The Hits of Bob Dylan, 2006 CD from - .de. from Martin Schäfer
15 - Sneak Peek of Gerdes documentary August 22nd - (Gerde's Folk City at 50) from Bob Porco

16 - Card Tricks with Willie Nelson - (YouTube) from Shawn
17 - Leonard Cohen - Almost Like the Blues New song - (YouTube) from Tiernan Henry, Martin Schäfer
18 - Bob Dylan: Seattle, Washington, 10 November 1978 (full concert audio) - (Johanna's Visions) by Egil Mosbron
19 - How Long Do CDs Last? It Depends, But Definitely Not Forever - (npr) from Scott Miller
20 - Bob Dylan: Slow Train Coming (released 35 years ago today) - (Johanna's Visions) by Egil Mosbron
21 - I Shall Be Released (Post Production) = The Hanaway Band - (YouTube) from Martin Schäfer
22 - Audio: Bob Dylan Sings ‘Things Have Changed’ – Perth, Australia, Aug. 13, 2014 - (Days of the Crazy-Wild) from Michael Goldberg

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23 - Swedish: Musik av Dylan insperar till kvällens musikgudstjänst i Otterstad Dylan church service tonight - (Lidköpingsnytt) from Anton Furuland
24 - German: Interview: BAP-Sänger liebt die blueslastigen Stücke Bob Dylans Wolfgang Niedecken - (Rhein-Zeitung) from Irene 1200
25 - Bob Dylan's first appearance in the Lowlands 1978 - (watchingtheriverflow) from theTwinWithin
26 - Voyages Around Van 2 : Don't Look Back - (The Immortal Jukebox) from Ramon Lamarca
27 - I Was Onstage at the Grammys During that 'Soy Bomb' Thing and I Did Nothing - (Clickhole) from Scott Downing

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 at 0640 CEST

Dylan related
1 - Today's Bob Dylan in Melbourne setlist and reviews (Bob Links)
2 - Has Bob Dylan’s ‘Shadows’ album been delayed? - (Bob Dylan Examiner) by Harold Lepidus
3 - Bob Dylan proves he hasn’t changed at Palais Theatre gig - (The Daily Telegraph) from Scott Miller
4 - Bob Dylan Plays Melbourne Theatre - (Noise 11) from Scott Miller, Paul Cashmere
5 - Bob Dylan Melbourne opening night review: Beyond here lies what? - (The Sydney Morning Herald) from Scott Miller
6 - Bob Dylan, the voice of youth at 73 - (ABC and in WhitePaper app) from Andrew Davies
7 - Top Ten Bob Dylan Albums. - (Canis Hoopus) from Scott Miller
8 - Hobby artist Suzie Spitzenberger’s main muses: birds and Bobby - (Star News) from Scott Miller
9 - Bob Dylan, Janis Joplin, Led Zeppelin written off as reality show flops - (Brisbane Times) from Scott Miller

10 - The American Band Championship Belt - (Grantland) from Alan Gordon
11 - Life Lessons From Bob Dylan’s Brilliant Jewish Singer-Songwriter Son-in-Law Peter Himmelman - (Tablet) from Karl Johnson

12 - 7 Highlights from Bob Dylan’s Europe Summer Tour 2014 (videos) - (Johanna's Visions) by Egil Mosbron
13 - Are these the best concert films of all time? - (Guardian) from Roland Taylor
14 - Bob Dylan in Melbourne, 'This Day Tonight' on ABC TV, 21 March 1978 - (YouTube) from Scott Miller
15 - Video: Bob Dylan Joins The Byrds for ‘Mr. Tambourine Man’ – 1990 - (Days of the Crazy-Wild) from Michael Goldberg, theTwinWithin

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16 - Thoughts on “Blind Willie McTell” - (Moon Going Down) from Preston
17 - Hear Bob Dylan's 'New Basement Tapes' Cut 'Nothing to It,' Sung by Jim James - (Rolling Stone) from Tiernan Henry
18 - Video: D.A. Pennebaker talks about Don't Look Back and filming Bob Dylan - ( from ruud.bishoff
19 - Audio: Raised By Eagles Cover Bob Dylan – ‘Alberta,’ ‘Wallflower,’ ‘Mama, You Been On My Mind’ & ‘House Carpenter’ - (Days of the Crazy-Wild) from Michael Goldbergx
20 - Chip Monck: Melbourne man worked with Rolling Stones, Woodstock, Bob Dylan - (Brisbane Times) from Scott Miller
21 - Lost on the River: The New Basement Tapes (Deluxe Edition), Nov 11 from from Tiernan Henry
22 - the new basement tapes - ( from Tiernan Henry
23 - Bob Dylan's Lost Lyrics Interpreted by T Bone Burnett and Friends, Set for Release - (Hollywood Reporter) from Peter Stone Brown 1700
24 - Elitism For The People: In Praise Of Pere Ubu - (Entrippy!) from Jerry Jacobsen
25 - August 19, 2014: Blind Willie McTell died 55 years ago today - (Outtakes) by Michael Gray