Bob Dylan Calendar August 27


“People can learn everything about me through my songs, if they know where to look. They
can juxtapose them with certain other songs and draw a clear picture. But why would anyone
want to know about me? It’s ridiculous.”
~Bob Dylan to Edna Gundersen, August, 1990


The Bootleg Series Vol. 10: Another Self Portrait (1969–1971) is an album of unreleased recordings, demo recordings, alternative takes mostly from Bob Dylan’s 1970 albums Self Portrait and New Morning, and a couple of live tracks from the Isle of Wight Festival (31 August 1969), released on August 27, 2013.

Check out our post: August 27: Another Self Portrait The Bootleg Series Vol. 10 by Bob Dylan was released in 2013

Studio work

bob dylan studio 1986

Townhouse Studio
London, England
27 & 28 August 1986
Hearts Of Fire recording session, produced by Beau Hill.

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Press Conference

bob dylan press conference isle of wight 1969

Halland Hotel
Seaview At Isle Of Wight, England
27 August 1969

In response to pressure from the media, Dylan agrees to a press conference, which is staged at the Halland Hotel on the Wednesday afternoon. The conference receives extensive coverage on BBC news programs, although Dylan gives little away. Ar one point he claims his 1966 stage act “was all for publicity …. I don’t do that kind of thing anymore.” After the conference, which is shorter than expected (Dylan curtailing it with, “I think I’ve answered enough questions”), there is a brief photo session on the seafront, before Dylan is whisked back to Forelands Farm.
~Clinton Heylin (Bob Dylan: A Life in Stolen Moments Day by Day 1941-1995)

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Concerts – August 27

  • 1989 Starplex Amphitheatre, Dallas, TX, USA
  • 1990 Holiday Star Music Theater, Merrillville, IN, USA
    -> check out our post: Bob Dylan: Merrillville, Indiana – 27 August 1990 (full concert audio)
  • 1992 Fort Williams Garden, Thunder Bay, ON, Canada
  • 1993 Riverfest, Minnesota State Fair, Falcon Heights, MN, USA
  • 1994 The State Theatre, Kalamazoo, MI, USA
  • 1997 Deer Creek Music Center, Noblesville, IN, USA
  • 2002 Skyreach Centre, Edmonton, AB, Canada
  • 2004 Warner Park, Madison, WI, USA
  • 2006 Stadium, Manchester, NH, USA
  • 2007 Civic Theatre (The Civic), Auckland, New Zealand
  • 2008 Brady Theater, Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
  • 2010 Les Schwab Amphitheatre, Bend, Oregon
  • 2014 The Tivoli, Fortitude Valley, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    -> Check out our post: Bob Dylan: Fortitude Valley, Australia, August 27 (Videos)


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3 thoughts on “Bob Dylan Calendar August 27”

  1. I really enjoyed this calendar of Dylan events for August 27!

    Is this a new feature? I don’t recall seeing this on your site before.

    I always look forward to your daily postings (although the sheer volume of information prevents me from absorbing them all)!


    1. Hi David,

      This is a new feature 🙂
      I have high hopes for this one, will test it out & evaluate after a while.

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