Million Dollar Bash: Bob Dylan, The Band, and the Basement Tapes

Million Dollar Bash: Bob Dylan, The Band, and the Basement Tapes

by Sid Griffin
     
 

(Book). Million Dollar Bash tells for the first time the whole story of the Basement Tapes, recorded in summer 1967 when Bob Dylan's career was at a crossroads. Recovering from a mysterious motorcycle crash, he gathered together a few musician friends in Woodstock, New York, and informally recorded a bunch of songs intended to be heard by no one but themselves.…  See more details below

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(Book). Million Dollar Bash tells for the first time the whole story of the Basement Tapes, recorded in summer 1967 when Bob Dylan's career was at a crossroads. Recovering from a mysterious motorcycle crash, he gathered together a few musician friends in Woodstock, New York, and informally recorded a bunch of songs intended to be heard by no one but themselves. Instead, they changed music forever. In this new book, musician and author Sid Griffin examines the recordings in detail, demonstrating on every page a musician's insight into the Basement Tapes, the men who recorded them, and the times in which they were made. Every Dylan fan needs this book.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781906002053
Publisher:
Outline Press, Limited
Publication date:
10/28/2007
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.40(h) x 1.40(d)

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