8      NEW BOOKS

9      SOURCES


10.1     General background

10.2     Article compilations

10.3     Articles







8         NEW BOOKS

The flood of new Dylan books goes on and on. Here's an, no doubt incomplete list:

Claude-Angele Boni:  Stuck Inside Of Mobile (With A Rhapsody For Bob Dylan)

Z'Editions 1993, 60 pages.

Tells of the author's meetings with Bob Dylan between 1978 and 1991.

Phil Bowen (ed): Jewels & Binoculars

Stride/Westwords publications 1993.

A collection of poems celebrating Bob Dylan.

Bert Cartwright: The Bible in the Lyrics of Bob Dylan

Revised and updated second edition. 160 pages.

David Castillo: Bob Dylan

Barcelona, July 1992, 150 pages.

Biography in Catalan.

Iglo Editura: Bob Dylan: A Estrada Revisitado

Sao Paolo, 1992

"A songbook with lyrics, but no music". Copyrighted to Bob Dylan, lyrics in English

and Portugese. Also includes an illustrated discography, a bibliography and filmography.

Vincente Escudero: Bob Dylan: Luces y Sombras

Editorial La Mascara, 1993. 176 pages.

Biography in Spanish with many photographs.

William McKeen: Bob Dylan: A Bio-Biography

A combination of biography and reference book. 320 pages.

Levon Helm: This Wheel's On Fire. Levon Helm and the story of The Band.

William Morrow, 320 pages.

Barney Hoskyns: Across The Great Divide. The Band and America.

Viking, 440 pages.

Enough interesting material about Bob in these two books to warrant their inclusion here.

John Way: Hungry As A Raccoon (Bob Dylan Talks to his Fans and other Strangers)


Transcripts of the WBAI radio phone-ins, with notes exploring and analysing some of Dylan's


Chris Williams: Bob Dylan In His Own Words, Volume 2

Omnibus Press 1993. Softcover, 112 pages.

Quotes from various interviews grouped together under headings like "Rock'n'roll Lifestyle",

"Religion" etc. Lots of nice pictures.

Mike Wyvill & John Wraith: Heading For Another Joint: Bob Dylan's 1992 Concerts

Wanted Man, 54 pages.

Concert listings and comments plus a lot of pictures from The Telegraph



9         SOURCES


Glen Dundas

Tangled Up In Tapes — 4th Edition

A Recording History of Bob Dylan

SMA Services, Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada 1999. Softcover 334 pages.

Clinton Heylin

A Life In Stolen Moments.

Bob Dylan Day By Day 1941-1995.

Schirmer Books 1996, 404 pages.

Clinton Heylin

Bob Dylan, The Recording Sessions 1960-1994

St. Martin's Press, 1995, 233 pages.

Ian Woodward

The Wicked Messenger column in Isis.


The tape collection of The Dylan Stockholm Society.


Articles in rec.music.dylan.


The Telegraph, On The Tracks, Series Of Dreams 1993



10.1    General background

John Bauldie

The Diary of a Bobcat
Wanted Man 1995, 90 pages. Collected diaries from The Never-Ending Tour.

Michael Gray

Song & Dance Man III. The Art Of Bob Dylan

Cassell 1999. Hardback 918 pages (!!)

Clinton Heylin

Bob Dylan: Behind The Shades. Take Two.

Viking 2000, 780 pages.

Anthony Scaduto

Bob Dylan. An intimate biography. New American Library 1973

Robert Shelton

No Direction Home. The Life and Music of Bob Dylan. New American Library 1986.

Howard Sounes

Down The Highway. The Life Of Bob Dylan. Groove Press 2001.



10.2    Article compilations

Carl Benson (ed.)

The Bob Dylan Companion — Four Decades of Commentary.

Schirmer Books, New York 1998. Softcover 306 pages.

Craig McGregor (ed.)

Bob Dylan. A Retrospective.

William Morrow 1972

Elizabeth M. Thomson (ed)

Conclusions On The Wall. New Essays On Bob Dylan.

Thin Man 1980

Paul Williams

Watching The River Flow

Observations on Bob Dylan's Art-in-Progress, 1966-1995.

Omnibus Press 1996, 255 pages.

10.3    Articles

The Roger McGuinn Interview – by Larry Jaffee, On The Tracks #1 (Summer 1993)

World Gone Wrong Review – The Telegraph 47 (Winter 1993)

World Gone Wrong: The Songs – The Telegraph 47 (Winter 1993)

Dylan's 1993 Hammersmith shows and the British press – The Telegraph 45 (Summer 1993)

Homer meets Dylan – Homer, the Slut #10

The Absolutely Unofficial Blue Jeans Bash – The Telegraph 45 (Summer 1993)

Thoughts on World Gone Wrong – by John Stokes, On The Tracks #10 (Spring 1997)

World Gone Right – by Stephen Scobie, On The Tracks #3 (Spring 1994)