Bob Dylan: 5 Great live versions of “Most Likely You Go Your Way (And I’ll Go Mine)”

You say you love me and you’re thinkin’ of me
But you know you could be wrong
You say you told me that you wanna hold me
But you know you’re not that strong

Most Likely You Go Your Way and I’ll Go Mine” was recorded by Bob Dylan on March 9, 1966 for his 1966 album Blonde on Blonde.

The song has been performed 315 times live by Dylan.

  • First performance:  Chicago Stadium, Chicago, Illinois – 3 January 1974 – January 3, 1974
  • Last performance: Skravika, Stavern, Norway – 11 July 2014 – July 11, 2014
  • Top year was 1989 – 43 performances

Madison Square Garden
New York City, New York
31 January 1974

I just can’t do what I’ve done before
And I just can’t beg you any more
I’m gonna let you pass
Pass and I’ll go last


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Bob Dylan: 5 Great live versions of “Ring Them Bells”

Ring them bells, ye heathen, from the city that dreams,
Ring them bells from the sanctuaries cross the valleys and streams
For they’re deep and they’re wide and the world’s on its side
And time is running backwards and so is the bride.

This brilliant song has been performed 31 times live by Dylan.

  • First performance:  Mid-Hudson Arena, Poughkeepsie, New York – October 20, 1989
  • Last performance: Messehalle, Erfurt, Germany – November 6, 2005
  • Top year was 1994 – 5 performances

Mid-Hudson Arena
Poughkeepsie, New York
20 October 1989

Ring them bells, St. Peter, where the four winds blow,
Ring them bells with an iron hand so the people will know.
Oh, it’s rush hour now on the wheel and the plow
And the sun is a-going down upon the sacred cow.



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February 25: The Late Great George Harrison was born in 1943


He was a giant, a great, great soul, with all the humanity, all the wit and humor, all the wisdom, the spirituality, the common sense of a man and compassion for people. He inspired love and had the strength of a hundred men. He was like the sun, the flowers and the moon and we shall miss him enormously. The world is a profoundly emptier place without him.
– Bob Dylan (George Harrison’s Obituary, Nov 2001)

“It’s being here now that’s important. There’s no past and there’s no future. Time is a very misleading thing. All there is ever, is the now. We can gain experience from the past, but we can’t relive it; and we can hope for the future, but we don’t know if there is one.”
– George Harrison

“The Beatles saved the world from boredom.”
– George Harrison

Tom Petty and Jeff Lynne induct George Harrison Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2004:

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February 22: David Crosby released If I Could Only Remember My Name in 1971

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“My girlfriend had been killed in a car crash and  the only place I could exist was in the studio, Garcia would come every night. The Airplane and the Dead were recording in the same complex… They were all buddies of mine…”
– David Crosby about the recording of his masterpiece (Mojo)

Rolling Stone Magazine put it at number 37 of the “Greatest Stoner Albums” and said:
“Like a super-stoned campfire jam with an A-list of Cali hippie-rockers – including Joni Mitchell and most of the Grateful Dead, Jefferson Airplane, and CSNY – this hazy solo project by the altered-consciousness overachiever sounds like it was pretty much made up on the spot. See the toasted strum-fest “Music Is Love” (with Neil Young on congas!) and “Tamalpais High,” with Jerry Garcia and Jorma Kaukonen noodling around wordless Crosby-Nash harmonies. By the time it’s over, you may not remember your name, either.”

I believe a couple of Santana and Quicksilver Messenger Service members also visited.

Photo: BBC/Tricia Yourkevich
Photo: BBC/Tricia Yourkevich

David Crosby – Cowboy Movie (Live, Jan 31, 2014) a very fine version! :

It is an album that grows on you, it feels like a mess at first, but it soon starts to make sense. This is a coherent album with wonderful melodies and harmonies. For me it is the quintessential “Laurel Canyon” album, a true classic.
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54 years ago today: The late great Kurt Cobain was born

I’d rather be hated for who I am, than loved for who I am not.
― Kurt Cobain

Nobody dies a virgin… Life fucks us all.
― Kurt Cobain

Smells Like Teen Spirit (Live at Reading 1992):

Nirvana – Rise And Rise Of Kurt Cobain – VH-1 Documentary (~20min)

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Bob Dylan: 7 live versions of “I Threw It All Away” from 1969, 1976, 1978, 1998, 2000, 2001 & 2002

I once held her in my arms
She said she would always stay
But I was cruel
I treated her like a fool
I threw it all away

Recorded @ Columbia Studio A, Nashville, Tennessee February 13, 1969. Released on “Nashville Skyline” April 9, 1969.

Ryman Auditorium
Nashville, Tennessee
1 May 1969

Johnny Cash Show

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