12 good Bob Dylan covers done by some incredible women
We like cover versions here at alldylan.com, and here are some really great examples. They are not better than the originals, but they are different and they are good.
P J Harvey – Shot of Love:
December 1999, Music Of The Millennium Awards, Channel 4. Polly chose Bob Dylan as her Musician of the Millennium and performed this tribute.
P J Harvey – Highway 61 Revisited (live at the Metro, Chicago 1993):
Angry and good!
Chrissie Hynde – I Shall Be Released:
Hole – It’s all over now baby blue (B-side, Malibu single, audio):
Susan Tedechi – Lord protect my child:
Live at Farm Aid 2005 at the First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre in Tinley Park, Illinois on September 18, 2005. More blues than straight rock, it is just so good!
Dixie Chicks – Mississippi:
Performed on Austin City Limits, Jan. 2007
Sheryl Crow – Mississipi:
Good version and a great intro.
Nico – I’ll keep it with mine (audio):
Joan Baez – “Farewell Angelina”:
Patti Smith – Changing of the guards:
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Ani DiFranco – Hurricane (Audio):
KT Tunstall – Tangled up in blue (Jools 04-11-2005):
– Hallgeir & Egil