Bob Dylan: 5 Brilliant live versions of “Can’t Wait”

I can’t wait
Wait for you to change your mind
I can’t wait
Waiting just making me go blind

Studio version
Recorded: January 1997
Recorded Criteria Studios – Miami, Florida
Producer: Daniel Lanois
Engineer: Mark Howard

Live:
Performed onstage: 1997-2005, 2008-12, 2019 -> 210 times
First time: Oct 24, 1997
Last time: Nov 01, 2019

Humphrey Coliseum
Mississippi State University
Starkville, Mississippi
24 October 1997

Well, it’s way past midnight
And there’s some people all around
Some on their way up
Some on their way down


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Bob Dylan: 15 Great Live Performances from 2019

2019 proved to be great N.E.T. year. Many brilliant and surprising live performances. Here 15 samples.

Don’t Think Twice, It’s All Right

Le Grand Rex
Paris, France
12 April 2019

When your rooster crows at the break a dawn
Look out your window and I’ll be gone
You’re the reason I’m trav’lin’ on
Don’t think twice, it’s all right



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Bob Dylan: 5 Brilliant live performances from the year 1997

A lot of people don’t like the road, but it’s as natural to me as breathing. I do it because I’m driven to do it, and I either hate it or love it. I’m mortified to be on the stage, but then again, it’s the only place where I’m happy. It’s the only place you can be who you want to be.
~Bob Dylan (John Pareles Interview, Sept. 1997)

I do a certain amount of concerts every year. But it’s not a constant never-ending tour. A part of me doesn’t wanna do it at all. Just want to quit right away. Playing is a job. My trade. Like you’re journalists. You are heading for the next news item, I’m heading for the next town.
~Bob Dylan (London press conference, 4 Oct 1997)

Never Ending Tour 1997

Start date February 9, 1997
End date December 20, 1997
Legs 6
No. of shows 11 in Asia
78 in North America
4 in Europe

93 in Total

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