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1984 RECORDING SESSIONS

 

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July

24

New York City, New York

Intergalactic Studio, Al Green recording session.

26

New York City, New York

Delta Sound, Empire Burlesque recording session

September

 

New York City, New York

The Power Station, Lone Justice recording session

November

 

Los Angeles, California

Oceanway Studios

December

  6

Los Angeles, California

Cherokee Studio, Empire Burlesque recording session

  7

Los Angeles, California

Cherokee Studio, Empire Burlesque recording session

  9

Los Angeles, California

Cherokee Studio, Empire Burlesque recording session

10, 11

Los Angeles, California

Cherokee Studio, Empire Burlesque recording session

14

Los Angeles, California

Cherokee Studio, Empire Burlesque recording session

22

Los Angeles, California

Cherokee Studio, Empire Burlesque recording session

 

Los Angeles, California

Unidentified Studio, The Cruzados recording session

 


 

7335

Intergalactic Studio

 

New York City, New York

 

24 July 1984

 

 

 

Al Green recording session.

 

 

1.

Honey Wait (?)

2.

Mountain Of Love (Harold Kenneth Dorman)

3.

We Had It All (Donny Frittis/Troy Seals)

 

 

Bob Dylan and probably Carolyn Dennis shared vocal, Ron Wood (guitar), Steve Potts (drums).

 

Notes

This track has been circulated as "Al Green session".

Glen Dundas in Tangled Up In Tapes 3rd edition has Bob Dylan as composer.

2 and 3 are not in general circulation.

Stereo studio recordings.

 

Session info updated 4 December 2015.

 

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7340

Delta Sound

 

New York City, New York

 

26 July 1984

 

 

 

Empire Burlesque recording session

 

 

1.

Driftin' Too Far From Shore

2.

Firebird

3.

Who Loves You More

4.

Wolf

5.

Clean Cut Kid

6.

Clean Cut Kid

 

 

Bob Dylan (vocal, piano, synthesizer & guitar), Ron Wood (guitar), John Paris (bass), Anton Fig (drums), Carolyn Dennis (vocal).

Backing vocals by Queen Ester Marrow, Peggi Blue and Carolyn Dennis were added at an overdub session 3 March 1985.

Richard Seher (synthesizer) and Bashiri Johnson (percussion), Darryl Dixin, Robin Eubanks, David Watson, Marvin Daniels (horns) were added at an overdub session at Shake Down Studio, New York City, New York, March 1985.

 

Official releases

1 released on KNOCKED OUT LOADED, Columbia OC 40439, and Columbia CK 40439 (CD), 8 August 1986.

1 released in remastered version on KNOCKED OUT LOADED, Columbia 88691924312-32 as part of the CD box THE COMPLETE ALBUM COLLECTION, VOL. ONE, 5 November 2013.

1 released on single Columbia 38-07970. June 1988.

5 released on EMPIRE BURLESQUE, Columbia FC 40110, 8 June 1985, and on Columbia FK 40110 (CD), 8 August 1986.

5 released in remastered versionson EMPIRE BURLESQUE, Columbia 88691924312-31 as part of the CD box THE COMPLETE ALBUM COLLECTION, VOL. ONE, 5 November 2013.

 

References

Michael Krogsgaard: Bob Dylan: The Recording Sessions (Part 7). The Bridge #5, Winter 1999, pp. 18-35.

Clinton Heylin: Bob Dylan. The Recording Sessions [1960 – 1994]. St. Martin’s Press December 1995, pp 155–163.

 

Notes

1 was overdubbed before release at Skyline Recording Co 28 & 29 April, and 9 & 16 May 1986.

2 and 4 are instrumentals.

5 was overdubbed before release at Shakedown Studios, New York City, New York, March 1985.

Stereo studio recordings.

 

Session info updated 4 December 2015.

 

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7350

Ritz-Carlton Hotel

 

New York City, New York

 

30 July 1984

 

 

 

 

 

Interview by Bert Kleinman & Artie Mogul.

 

 

Notes

·       Broadcast by various radio stations in the U.S. from 13 November 1985 and onwards.

·       Broadcast in parts by Capitol Radio in the U.K. in the program “Roger Scott Show”, 25 November 1984.

·       Fragments broadcast by Westwood One radio 20 June 1986 in connection with the HBO-Special HARD TO HANDLE.

 

Official release

Released on DYLAN ON DYLAN, Westwood One (Radio station Disc), 17 November 1984.

 

Reference. The Fiddler Now Upspoke, Volume 2, Desolation Row Promotions, pages 485-498.

 

Incomplete mono recording, 50 minutes.

 

Session info updated 1 September 2003.

 

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7360

The Power Station

 

New York City, New York

 

September 1984

 

 

 

Lone Justice recording session

 

 

1.

Go Away Little Boy

2.

Go Away Little Boy

3.

Clean Cut Kid

 

 

Bob Dylan (guitar), Ryan Hedecock (guitar), Ron Wood (guitar), Marvin Etzioni (bass), Benmont Tench (organ), Don Heffington (drums).

 

1, 3 Bob Dylan (vocal).

2 Maria McKee (vocal & harmonica).

 

Note. 3 is not circulating.

 

Official releases

2 released as B-side on 12” single SWEET SWEET BABY (I’M FALLING) in Europe, 1985.

2 released on LONE JUSTICE: THE WORLD IS NOT MY HOME, Geffen GED 25304, 12 January 1999.

 

Stereo studio recordings, 7 minutes.

 

Session info updated 1 September 2003.

 

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7365

Oceanway Studios

 

Los Angeles, California

 

November 1984

 

 

1.

In The Summertime (Ray Dorset)

2.

In The Summertime (Ray Dorset)

3.

In The Summertime (Ray Dorset)

4.

Freedom For The Stallion (Allen Toussaint)

5.

Freedom For The Stallion (Allen Toussaint)

6.

Freedom For The Stallion (Allen Toussaint)

7.

Instrumental # 1

8.

Help Me Make It Through The Night (Kris Kristofferson)

9.

Instrumental # 2

10.

Instrumental # 3

11.

Instrumental # 4

12.

Instrumental # 4

13.

Instrumental # 4

14.

Instrumental # 5

                                               

 

Bob Dylan (vocal & electric guitar) backed by unidentified musicians.

 

8 instrumental.

 

Bootleg

Important Words, Wanted Man WMM014.

 

Stereo studio recording, 60 minutes.

 

Session info updated 1 September 2003.

 

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7390

Cherokee Studio

 

Hollywood

 

Los Angeles, California

 

6 December 1984

 

 

 

Empire Burlesque recording session

 

 

1.

New Danville Girl

2.

New Danville Girl

3.

Queen Of Rock 'n' Roll

4.

Look Yonder

 

 

1 Bob Dylan (vocal & guitar), Ira Ingber (guitar), Vince Melamed (keyboards), Carl Sealove (bass), Don Heffington (drums).

2-4 Bob Dylan (vocal & guitar), Mike Campbell (guitar), Benmont Tench (keyboards), Howie Epstein (bass),

 

Notes

·       1 was later used for overdubbing 14-23 May 1986 and released on Knocked Out Loaded in 1986 as Brownsville Girl.

·       3 and 4 are not circulating. They may or may not be Bob Dylan compositions.

 

References

Michael Krogsgaard: Bob Dylan: The Recording Sessions (Part 8). The Bridge #5, Summer 2001, pp. 17-31.

Clinton Heylin: Bob Dylan. The Recording Sessions [1960 – 1994]. St. Martin’s Press December 1995, pp 155–163.

 

Stereo studio recordings.

 

Session info updated 1 September 2003.

 

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7391

Cherokee Studio

 

Hollywood

 

Los Angeles, California

 

7 December 1984

 

 

 

Empire Burlesque recording session

 

 

1.

Look Yonder

 

 

Bob Dylan (vocal & guitar), Ira Ingber (guitar), Vince Melamed (keyboards), Carl Sealove (bass), Don Heffington (drums).

 

Note. This track is not circulating. It may or may not be a Bob Dylan composition.

 

References

Michael Krogsgaard: Bob Dylan: The Recording Sessions (Part 7). The Bridge #5, Winter 1999, pp. 18-35.

Clinton Heylin: Bob Dylan. The Recording Sessions [1960 – 1994]. St. Martin’s Press December 1995, pp 155–163.

 

Stereo studio recordings.

 

Session info updated 1 September 2003.

 

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7392

Cherokee Studio

 

Hollywood

 

Los Angeles, California

 

9 December 1984

 

 

 

Empire Burlesque recording session

 

 

1.

Gravity Song

 

 

Bob Dylan (vocal & guitar), Ira Ingber (guitar), Vince Melamed (keyboards), Carl Sealove (bass), Don Heffington (drums).

 

Note. This track is not circulating. It may or may not be a Bob Dylan composition.

 

References

Michael Krogsgaard: Bob Dylan: The Recording Sessions (Part 7). The Bridge #5, Winter 1999, pp. 18-35.

Clinton Heylin: Bob Dylan. The Recording Sessions [1960 – 1994]. St. Martin’s Press December 1995, pp 155–163.

 

Stereo studio recordings.

 

Session info updated 1 September 2003.

 

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7393

Cherokee Studio

 

Hollywood

 

Los Angeles, California

 

10 & 11 December 1984

 

 

 

Empire Burlesque recording session

 

 

1.

New Danville Girl

 

 

Bob Dylan (vocal & guitar), Ira Ingber (guitar).

 

Note. This take maybe the master which was later used for overdubbing 14-23 May 1986 and released on Knocked Out Loaded in 1986 as Brownsville Girl.

 

References

Michael Krogsgaard: Bob Dylan: The Recording Sessions (Part 8). The Bridge #5, Summer 2001, pp. 17-31.

Clinton Heylin: Bob Dylan. The Recording Sessions [1960 – 1994]. St. Martin’s Press December 1995, pp 155–163.

 

Stereo studio recordings.

 

Session info updated 1 September 2003.

 

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7394

Cherokee Studio

 

Hollywood

 

Los Angeles, California

 

14 December 1984

 

 

 

Empire Burlesque recording session

 

1.

Something's Burning, Baby

2.

The Girl I Left Behind (trad.)

 

 

Bob Dylan (vocal & guitar), Mike Campbell (guitar), Benmont Tench (keyboards), John R. Paruolo (keyboards), Howie Epstein (bass), Don Heffington (drums).

 

Notes

·       There were also recording sessions 13, 16 and 17 December 1984. No details from these sessions are known.

·       1 released on Empire Burlesque after overdubbing.

·       2 is not in circulation.

 

References

Michael Krogsgaard: Bob Dylan: The Recording Sessions (Part 7). The Bridge #5, Winter 1999, pp. 18-35.

Clinton Heylin: Bob Dylan. The Recording Sessions [1960 – 1994]. St. Martin’s Press December 1995, pp 155–163.

 

Stereo studio recordings.

 

Session info updated 1 September 2003.

 

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7395

Cherokee Studio

 

Hollywood

 

Los Angeles, California

 

22 December 1984

 

 

 

Empire Burlesque recording session

 

 

1.

I'll Remember You

2.

Prince Of Plunder

3.

Seeing The Real You At Last

 

 

Bob Dylan (vocal & guitar), Mike Campbell (guitar), Benmont Tench (keyboards), John R. Paruolo (keyboards), Howie Epstein (bass), Don Heffington (drums).

 

Notes

·       Some of these tracks may have been recorded during a session 30 January 1985.

·       1 and 3 are not circulating without overdubs.

·       2 may or may not be a Bob Dylan composition and is not circulating.

 

References

Michael Krogsgaard: Bob Dylan: The Recording Sessions (Part 7). The Bridge #5, Winter 1999, pp. 18-35.

Clinton Heylin: Bob Dylan. The Recording Sessions [1960 – 1994]. St. Martin’s Press December 1995, pp 155–163.

 

Stereo studio recordings.

 

Session info updated 1 September 2003.

 

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7396

Unidentified Studio

 

Hollywood

 

Probably Los Angeles, California

 

Probably December 1984

 

 

 

The Cruzados recording session

 

 

1.

Rising Sun (Steven Hufsteter/Tito Larriva/Tony Marsico/Chalo Quintana)

 

 

Bob Dylan (harmonica) with The Cruzados: Tito Larriva (lead vocal & guitar), Steven Hufsteter (guitar), Tony Marsico (bass & vocal), Chalo Quintana (drums).

Note. The Cruzados was originally called The Plugz.

 

Official releases

Released on The Cruzados: Unreleased Early Recordings, CRUX-100, 2001.

Released on Various Artists: May Your Song Always Be Sung. The Songs Of Bob Dylan Vol. 3, BMG82876 50567 2, 26 May 2003.

 

Reference. www.thecruzados.com 

 

Stereo studio recording, 6 minutes.

 

Session info updated 24 February 2011.

 

 

Beskrivning: http://www.thecruzados.com/cruzadosfrontweb.gif.

 

 

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