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Meet Leonard Cohen the ice cream vendor and Keith Richards the surgeon in Marni Jackson's Don't I Know You?

Don’t I Know You?
Marni Jackson
Flatiron Books
256 pp; $32.99

Marni Jackson’s Don’t I Know You?, a collection of linked stories featuring the adventures of a writer named Rose McEwan, is one of the few literary works where the author’s note actually imparts information helpful to the reader. 1,024 more words


Bob Dylan: The Lyrics 1961–2012

If you have any doubts about whether Bob Dylan deserved the Nobel Prize for Literature—or even if you don’t—pick up the newly issued fat book that collects his lyrics. 644 more words

Music Book Review

Father of minutes, Father of days*

Well, the weekend is upon us. Sigh. I intend to check out our Grace Church Holiday Sale, go to a baby shower for daughter #3, and attend our Advent Lessons and Carols service. 118 more words

888. a hard rain's a-gonna fall

Leon Russell, everybody’s favourite underappreciated genius of the past fifty years, takes Bob Dylan’s surrealized hymn to ongoing apocalypse and renders it soulfully, gospelly, funkily (almost) fun. 25 more words

All Vinyl Apocalypse

Bob Dylan : 30 greatest songs (Daily Telegraph) - part 3 - 20 to 16

Continuing my countdown of the 30 greatest Bob Dylan songs according to the Daily Telegraph, today I am blogging about numbers 20 to 16 in their list. 1,325 more words


365 Days of Gratitude - Day 637

Catching up with an old friend…

For many years passing and it feeling like just yesterday!

“Some people seem to fade away but then when they are truly gone, it’s like they didn’t fade away at all.” …

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Music Bites: da Dylan agli Oasis.

Ciao a tutti! Spero abbiate passato un bel mese, anche allietati dalle foto di Maria Laura. Volevo ringraziare tutti coloro che hanno letto il mio precedente articolo, a giudicare dai likes e dalle views sembra sia andato bene! 685 more words

Bob Dylan