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Bob Dylan: Basement Tapes and Free-Floating Stanzas

Geoffrey Himes, Paste, 16 December 2014

BOB DYLAN HAS been much in the press lately thanks to the release of the six-CD box set, The Basement Tapes Complete and of The New Basement Tapes, on which Elvis Costello, T-Bone Burnett and company try to do for Dylan's leftover 1967 lyrics what Billy Bragg and Wilco did for Woody Guthrie's leftovers on Mermaid Avenue.

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