Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Bob Dylan's 70th Dream - A covers' tribute to the dear ol' Bob

Spotirama is absolutely and positively proud to join the world's tribute to Bob Dylan's 70th birthday.
Buon compleanno, mister Zimmerman!

A little playlist to celebrate the event: 70 songs for 70 years. Tracks are picked from the huge Dylan's catalogue, ranked according to the Last.fm artist chart. Each song is a cover. Along with the very famous ones (Rolling Stones' Like a Rolling Stone, Jimi Hendrix's All Along the Watchtower, The Byrds' Mr.Tambourine Man, Guns n'Roses' Knockin' on Heaven's Door), you'll find covers by Simon & Garfunkel, Nina Simone, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Johnny Cash, Duran Duran, Cassandra Wilson, Kula Shaker, Bryan Ferry, Rage Against the Machine, PJ Harvey, Eddie Vedder, Jeff Buckley and many more. A great dylanesque party. Enjoy!

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Source: Last.fm

The Rolling Stones – Like A Rolling Stone
Simon & Garfunkel – The Times They Are A-Changin'
Stevie Wonder – Blowin' In The Wind
The Byrds – Mr. Tambourine Man
Nina Simone – Just Like A Woman
Indigo Girls – Tangled Up In Blue
Red Hot Chili Peppers – Subterranean Homesick Blues
The Hollies – I Want You
The Jimi Hendrix Experience – All Along The Watchtower
Guns N' Roses – Knockin' On Heaven's Door
Johnny Cash – Don't Think Twice, It's All Right
Vitamin String Quartet – Hurricane
Duran Duran – Lay Lady Lay
The Pretenders – Forever Young
Saint Etienne – Rainy Day Women
Cassandra Wilson – Shelter From The Storm
Kula Shaker – Ballad Of A Thin Man
Bryan Ferry – It's All Over Now Baby Blue
Rage Against The Machine – Maggie's Farm
Marianne Faithfull – Visions Of Johanna
Mojave 3 – Girl From The North Country
Sheryl Crow, Keith Richards & Friends – Tombstone Blues (Live)
My Chemical Romance – Desolation Row
PJ Harvey – Highway '61 Revisited
Leon Russell – It's A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall
Eddie Vedder – Masters of War
Simply Red – Positively 4th Street
Joan Baez – Simple Twist Of Fate
Gerard Quintana & Jordy Batiste – Penjat A Mobile Amb Els Blues De Memphis ("Stuck Inside Of Mobile With The Memphis Blues Again")
Nancy Sinatra – It Ain't Me Babe
Grateful Dead – Queen Jane Approximately (Live, December 29, 1988)
Freddie King – Meet Me In The Morning
Rod Stewart – If Not For You
Judy Collins – Just Like Tom Thumb's Blues
Ane Brun – She Belongs to Me
Jeff Buckley – I Shall Be Released (Live)
The Rev Tones – From A Buick 6
Greg Brown – Pledging My Time
Francesco De Gregori – Non Dirle Che Non E' Cosi' ("If You See Her, Say Hello")
Al Kooper & Steve Stills – It Takes A Lot To Laugh, It Takes A Train To Cry
Phil Pritchett – Idiot Wind
Beck – Leopard-Skin Pill-Box Hat
UB40 & Robert Palmer – I'll Be Your Baby Tonight
Flamin' Groovies – Absolutely Sweet Marie
Etta James – Gotta Serve Somebody
Barbara Dickson – Oxford Town
Bette Midler – Buckets Of Rain
Michel Montecrossa – Bob Dylan's Blues
Peter, Paul and Mary – Bob Dylan's Dream
Eliza Gilkyson – Jokerman
Wolfgang Ambros – Früher oda später ("One Of Us Must Know (Sooner or Later)")
Lloyd Cole And The Commotions – You're a Big Girl Now
Chris Whitley – 4th Time Around
The Don Olsen Gang – Temporary Like Achilles
Andrew Bird – Oh Sister
Cher – All I Really Want To Do
Kenny Wayne Shepherd – Everything Is Broken
Madeleine Peyroux – You're Gonna Make Me Lonesome When You Go
Julie Doiron – On the Road Again
Paul Weller – Corrina, Corrina (Manor Studios Demo)
Richie Havens – Sad-Eyed Lady Of The Lowlands
The Morning Benders – Outlaw Blues
Mirah – Love Minus Zero
Vandaveer – The Man in Me
Kingston Trio – One Too Many Mornings
The Dubliners – Boots Of Spanish Leather
DM Stith – Gates of Eden
Asobi Seksu – Bob Dylan's 115th Dream
The Pogues – When The Ship Comes In
Big Foot Chester – Obviously 5 Believers

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Previously spoti-tributing:
John Lennon
Jimi Hendrix
Alex Chilton
The Clash
The Beatles

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