Musikwissenschaft – Vol. 4

An appreciation of some of the finest performances in musical history.   Today we will be looking back at one of rock’s most powerful protest songs – Bob Dylan’s Hurricane.  Released as a single in 1975 and selected as the opening track on Dylan’s 1976 album Desire, the song is about the imprisonment of Rubin “Hurricane” Carter, … Continue reading

Musikwissenschaft – Vol. 2

An appreciation of some of the finest performances in musical history.   In the second edition of this feature we bring you a version of Bob Dylan’s All Along The Watchtower that is like no other.  The original recording featured on Dylan’s John Wesley Harding album in 1967 but The Jimi Hendrix Experience made the … Continue reading

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