Thursday, June 26, 2008

Sid Griffin's future book.

Thanks for the heads up from Mary Wogan, author of the Visions of Dylan UK blog that we frequent, for informing us that Million Dollar Bash author Sid Griffin is working on another Bob Dylan-based novel about his '70s work, including the Rolling Thunder Review. Mary, who resides in Ireland, recently caught Sid's book discussion tour while visiting in NY.

Wednesday, June 25, 2008

A cool set list from a wkd performance by Levon Helm.

Here's the set list (from the website) from the Levon Helm Sunday performance in Gilford, NH:

Set List ~ June 22, 2008 Meadowbrook U.S. Cellular Pavilion, NH

The Same Thing Ophelia Scratch My Back (w/ Sammy Davis) You're Gonna Miss Me When I'm Gone Got Me a Woman Ashes of Love Long Black Veil Rag Mama Rag Tears of Rage The Shape I'm In Chest Fever The WeightWith Phil Lesh and FriendsW.S. Walcott Medicine Show

Tuesday, June 24, 2008

The Band tribute band "The Band" keeps the torch alive.

Although we can no longer enjoy the original The Band, its tribute band The Band keeps the torch alive. It will be performing live @ the Turning Point Cafe in Peirmont, NY this wkd. One of them closely resembles the appearance of the late Richard Manuel.

Rolling Stone's review of Jakob Dylan's new album.

Checkout this link to Rolling Stone's review of Jakob Dylan's new Seeing Things album:

Monday, June 23, 2008

Belated R.I.P. to folk photographer David Gahr.

Bob Dylan, Joan Baez & Bruce Springsteen were all photographed by the great folk photographer David Gahr who passed away late May.