Sunday, May 10, 2009

Bob Dylan: Definitive Covers

George Harrison: "I Don't Want to Do It"; from Porky's Revenge III and Let It Roll.

The Alpha Band: "You Angel You"; from Spark in the Dark (1977); T-Bone Burnett, Steven Soles, David Mansfield.

The Magakoro Brothers: "My Back Pages"; from Masked and Anonymous.

Suzzy and Maggie Roche: "Clothes Line Saga"; from the Dylan tribute album A Nod to Bob.

Scott Walker: "I Threw It All Away"; from the To Have and to Hold soundtrack.

Transvision Vamp: "Crawl Out Your Window"; from Little Magnets and the Bubble of Babble.

Caroline Doctorow: "I Want You"; from Carmel Valley Ride.

Morning Flight: "You're Gonna Make Me Lonesome When You Go"; a genuine obscurity by Bill Gurley, Pam Gurley, and Gray Granger.

Mitch Ryder: "Like a Rolling Stone"; from Ryder's 1985 12" single (produced by Don Was)

The Williams Brothers: "Straight A's in Love"; a Shot of Love outtake from 1987's Two Stories.

Rainy Day: "I'll Keep it with Mine"; from the 1984 "paisely underground" album Rainy Day (lead vocals: Susanna Hoffs).

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