Bob Dylan

Original Album Classics, Vol. 1

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No-one would call the records Bob Dylan did in the mid-to-late 1980s and into the 1990s his best by any measure, and the man himself would no doubt agree, but there’s only one Dylan, and even when he's watered down and lost in a creative wilderness, there will always be great lines and even great songs on a Bob Dylan album. This set collects three of Dylan's most unfocused and confusing outings, 1985’s Empire Burlesque, 1988’s Down in the Groove, and 1990’s Under the Red Sky, in a single package. None of these albums is essential to Dylan's legacy, and casual fans and listeners may well want to pass on them, but there are a few gems here, including the powerful “When the Night Comes Falling from the Sky,” the deadpan-spooky “Death Is Not the End,” and the grown-up nursery rhyme “Cat’s in the Well.”

Track Listing - Disc 3

Title/Composer Performer Time
1
2:09
2
4:09
3
4:06
4
3:39
5
3:02
6
4:21
7
3:36
8
3:02
9
4:03
10
3:20
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