Bob Dylan: 5 Brilliant live performances from the year 1989

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_message message_box_color=”mulled_wine” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-quote-left”]My reason for getting into songwriting was having something to sing. My songs aren’t written for great singers. They’re written for me.
-Bob Dylan (Edna Gundersen interview for USA Today, September 21, 1989)[/vc_message][/vc_column][/vc_row]

Facts from Wikipedia:

Start date May 27, 1989
End date November 15, 1989
Legs 3
Shows 21 in Europe
78 in North America
99 in total

Les Arènes
Frejus, France
13 June 1989

  • Bob Dylan (vocal & guitar)
  • G.E. Smith (guitar).

Lakes Of Pontchartrain (trad.)

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_message message_box_color=”mulled_wine” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-quote-left”]It was on one fine March morning,
When I bid New Orleans adieu,
And I was on the road to Jackson town,
My fortunes to renew,[/vc_message][/vc_column][/vc_row]

The Beacon Theatre
New York City, New York
10 October 1989

  • Bob Dylan (vocal & guitar)
  • G. E. Smith (guitar)
  • Tony Garnier (bass)
  • Christopher Parker (drums)

Everything Is Broken

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_message message_box_color=”mulled_wine” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-quote-left”]Broken lines, broken strings,
Broken threads, broken springs,
Broken idols, broken heads,
People sleeping in broken beds[/vc_message][/vc_column][/vc_row]

The Beacon Theatre
New York City, New York
12 October 1989

Most of the Time

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I’m clear focused all around
Most of the time
I can keep both feet on the ground[/vc_message][/vc_column][/vc_row]

The Beacon Theatre
New York City, New York
13 October 1989

What Good Am I?

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_message message_box_color=”mulled_wine” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-quote-left”]What good am I if I’m like all the rest
If I just turn away, when I see how you’re dressed[/vc_message][/vc_column][/vc_row]

Ben Light Gymnasium
Ithaca College
Ithaca, New York
29 October 1989

  • Bob Dylan (vocal & piano)

Disease Of Conceit

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Whole lot of people struggling tonight from the disease of conceitv[/vc_message][/vc_column][/vc_row]

Recommended concerts from 1989

  • June 11 – Brussels
  • June 13 – Les Arènes, Frejus, France
  • June 15 – Madrid, Spain
  • August 29 – Las Cruces, NM
  • October 10 – The Beacon, NYC
  • October 11 – The Beacon, NYC
  • October 12 – The Beacon, NYC
  • October 20 – Poughkeepsie, NY
  • October 27 – Troy, NY

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