The Bob Dylan Encyclopedia: Revised and Updated Edition

By Michael Gray

The Bob Dylan Encyclopedia is without doubt one of the so much wide-ranging, knowledgeable, interesting, provocative, and compulsively readable books ever written approximately renowned song. it is the fruits of over thirty years of committed examine and scholarship via Michael grey.

Inside those pages, you can find an international of rules, proof, and reviews. it is a international during which Baudelaire flows on from the Basement Tapes and A.S. Byatt seems to be out on the Byrds; within which Far from the Madding Crowd follows Ezekiel and Bob Geldof introduces Jean Genet; and within which Hank and William Carlos Williams stand part through aspect whereas J.R.R. Tolkien trails the substantial. such a lot of all, after all, it is a global during which every person and every thing interconnects, in perpetually attention-grabbing methods, with considered one of our best residing artists: Bob Dylan.

"Michael Gray... most likely Dylan's unmarried so much assiduous critic." - New York evaluation of Books

"Fans of Bob Dylan have a large number of decisions in terms of biographies and retrospectives, yet writer Michael grey outdistances all of them with this voluminous choice of all issues Dylan. ... Insightful and
entertaining, Gray's tome will develop appreciation of the artist, his impacts and his legacy." -Publishers Weekly (starred review)

"...has all you want to recognize, and extra" -Richard Corliss, Time

"This isn't any mere catalog of evidence, yet a piece of oceanic immersion. It has wit, opinion, kind, and asks to be learn, not only consulted." -Village Voice

"Deeply impressive...destined to be an important Dylan ebook, bar none."-Gerry Smith, The Dylan Daily

"Utterly idiosyncratic." -Janet Maslin, New York Times

"Amazingly well-researched and strangely readable work." -Library Journal (starred review)

"Door-stopping detail." -Toronto Star

"Magnificent...won't simply astonish readers with its element approximately Dylan's work...contains such a lot of insights and refutes such a lot of myths concerning the rock 'n' roll period usually that it is necessary as either a reference advisor and a character study." -Nashville urban Paper

"Comprehensive and up-to-date." -Slate

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Nel. Examples, from September: at Portland, Maine [Adrian Deevoy: Dylan interview, Narraganset, RI, Oct at the sixteenth: ‘My present female friend, Carolyn Den- 22, 1989, released Q no. 39, London, Dec 1989. additionally nis’; New Haven, Connecticut, at the seventeenth: ‘my ex- writer of ‘The Untold tale of a unprecedented Fax female friend, Carolyn Dennis’; Springfield, Massachu- to Q journal, The Telegraph no. 50, Romford, united kingdom, setts, at the twenty sixth: ‘On the left my fianceé Carolyn iciness 1994; & co-writer, with Kevin Godley, of Dennis; and within the center, my present female friend, screenplay the place the Treetops Glisten, because of cross into Helena Springs’; Uniondale, manhattan, at the twenty seventh: ‘my creation 2006.

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Humans. fas. harvard. edu/ϳ sawyer/bwf. html. ] Weavers have been Ronnie Gilbert, Lee Hays and Fred Hellerman; Lee Hays is the person who appeared, again Leadbelly [1888 - 1949] Huddie Ledbetter was once then, precisely just like the 2005 British domestic Secretary, born at Mooringsport, close to Shiloh, Louisiana, on Charles Clarke. ) January 21, 1888 and learnt to play accordion, by way of the tip of the Fifties we have been all popular piano, harmonica after which guitar. through the age of with Leadbelly songs: the UK’s father of skiffle, 15 he used to be a father of 2 with a police checklist after Lonnie Donegan, signalled his 1956 shift from his involvement in a taking pictures, and was once making a song in ‘jazz’ to ‘rock’n’roll’ with successful model of ‘Rock Is- the red-light district of Shreveport.

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