12 Jan: Bob Dylan – Blind Willie McTell, Hollywood 2012

Seen the arrow on the doorpost Saying, “This land is condemned All the way from New Orleans To New Jerusalem” I traveled through East Texas Where many martyrs fell And I know no one can sing the blues Like Blind Willie McTell Dylan’s “Blind Willie McTell” @ the 17th Annual Critics’ Choice Movie Awards ceremony – 12 January 2012 – was performed as …

Nov 21: Bob Dylan – Soon after Midnight, Brooklyn 2012 (Video)

I’m searching for phrases, To sing your praises, I need to tell someone, It’s soon after midnight, And my day has just begun A gal named Holly, Took my money, She was passing by, It’s soon after midnight, And the moon is in my eye Barclays Center Brooklyn, New York 21 November 2012 Musicians: Bob Dylan (vocal, grand piano) Stu …

April 27: Bruce Springsteen LA Sports Arena 2012 (Videos)

April 27: Bruce Springsteen LA Sports Arena 2012 (Videos) Early-birds in the LA Sports Arena get an unexpected treat – an hour before the show Bruce appears on stage with a party (Bruce claimed they were his relatives, but we’re not so sure!) and plays an acoustic version of “For You“. ~Brucebase For You: The three-hour set opens with “No …

April 19: Levon Helm died three years ago, Rest In Peace

April 19: Levon Helm died three years ago, Rest In Peace Mark Lavon “Levon” Helm , was an American rock multi-instrumentalist and actor who achieved fame as the drummer and frequent lead and backing vocalist for The Band. Helm was known for his deeply soulful, country-accented voice, and creative drumming style highlighted on many of The Band’s recordings, such as “The Weight”, “Up on Cripple Creek”, “Ophelia” and “The …

The Best songs: Bruce Springsteen – Lost in The Flood

The Best songs: Bruce Springsteen – Lost in the flood Lost in the Flood is a song by Bruce Springsteen. It was released on his debut album, Greetings from Asbury Park, N.J. in 1973. Lost in the Flood is a sparse, piano-driven song, seemingly about a Vietnam War veteran. This is the first of many epic Springsteen songs that elicit …