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“Bob Dylan – The Words of the Songs” at Wilton’s Music Hall, 5 November 2018

On Monday I went along to Wilton’s Music Hall in the East End to see a “Dead Poets Live” show, in which three actors – Toby Jones, Sheila Atim and Robert Sheehan – performed the songs of Bob Dylan. Without … Continue reading

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Songs for America

Woke up this morning… 6.45. Grab the iPhone. Guardian news app. The latest on Hillary’s victory margin.  It’s all Trump. Why is it all about Trump? Oh…… ‘Tis democracy. The American people have spoken. Just like the people of England … Continue reading

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Have You Heard? – (20) “If Not For You” by Bob Dylan, Olivia Newton-John… and what they spawned!

I was listening to my iPod on shuffle tonight as I cooked dinner, and on came “If Not For You” by Bob Dylan. It’s from one of his post motorbike crash country albums of the late sixties/ early seventies, “New … Continue reading

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Have You Heard? – ( 15) “Girl From The North Country” by Bob Dylan…and Johnny Cash

“The Freewheelin’ Bob Dylan” is my favourite Dylan album. And that is saying something. I’m always staggered to think it was only his second album, coming out in 1963. It has tunes like “Blowing in the Wind”, ‘A Hard Rain’s … Continue reading

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