Monday, October 25, 2010

Miscellaneous ramblings...

» A flood of new and old covers were reported since the last Miscellaneous Ramblings post, too many to be detailed here. I urge you to browse the New Additions page.
Here are a few highlights:

Horst Jankowski - Blowin' In The Wind on Big Band Boogie (1977 instrumental)
- Lester Lanin - Mr. Tambourine Man on At The Country Club (1966 instrumental)

Manuela (Germany) - Blowin' In The Wind on Manuela in Las Vegas (1973)
- Honky Tonk Hugo (Germany) - You Ain't Going Nowhere + Baby Blue + KOHD on Woodstock Dreams (1997 CD)

Janek Ledecký (Czech Republic) - Jako Solnej Sloup (Like A Rolling Stone) + Slyším Zvony Znít (I Shall Be Released) on Na Chvíli Mej Rád (2001)
- The Kaye Family (US) - Blowin' In The Wind on The Kaye Family Album (1972)

Thanks to Manuel Garcia Jara, Michael Tearson, Dirk Krah, Anton Bohnen, Tenho Immonen, Matthias Wagner, Martin Schaefer (and anyone else I missed)

» The Spanish duo Nena Daconte included The Mighty Quinn as a bonus track on He Perdido Los Zapatos (Edición De Lujo) the 2007 expanded reissue of their 2006 album
Thanks to Anton Bohnen

» 70's Liverpool band The Nutz perform One More Cup Of Coffee (Valley Below) on the recently released CD Tightened Up!: Live in Nottingham 1977.
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A studio version appeared on the band's album Hard Nutz released the same year.
Thanks to Anton Bohnen

» Professor Louie & The Crowmatix performed four Dylan songs at their October 3rd show in Buffalo NY, torrent available at
Like A Rolling Stone / Forever Young / Long Distance Operator / Gotta Serve Somebody

» CD Baby dis-cover-ies:
- Bombasticide - All Along The Watchtower on Lucky 21 (mp3 only)
- Deb Callahan - Cold Irons Bound on Tell It Like It Is
- Bob Dutton - You Ain't Going Nowhere on Back In The Day
- The Eugene Smiles Project - The Mighty Quinn (+ Wagon Wheel) on My American Radio
- Hannah Farries - Make You Feel My Love on Have Some Fun
- Christoph Kotze - Knocking On Heaven's Door on Sprokie Suid Afrika
- Dylan Treadway - All Along The Watchtower + Love Sick + Everything Is Broken on Keep It Going

» Recent 2 (or more) cover shows at Live Music Archive:
- Cubensis 9/4/10: Mighty Quinn + It's All Over Now, Baby Blue
- Don't Let Go 10/16/10: (5) Simple Twist Of Fate + Tangled Up In Blue + When I Paint My Masterpiece + Tough Mama + Visions Of Johanna
- Garcia Grass 10/23/10: Simple Twist Of Fate + Tangled Up In Blue
- Intermittent Animals 3/22/08: Watchtower + Tom Thumb's Blues
- JGB 10/16/10: Señor + Tangled Up In Blue
- Max Creek 1/13/01: Don't Think Twice + I Shall be Released
- Mr. Blotto 5/24/97: RDW (as Everybody Must Get Stoned) + Mighty Quinn
- Ratdog 10/22/00: When I Paint My Masterpiece + Knockin' On Heaven's Door
- Relacksacian 10/16/10: It Takes A Lot To Laugh...+ You Ain't Going Nowhere
- Rumpke Mountain Boys 9/11/10: Spanish Harlem Incident + Tough Mama
- Rumpke Mountain Boys 9/24/10: Tom Thumb's Blues + Mighty Quinn

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Blogger JDR said...

Thanks for having our version of watchtower on your page. That's awesome. If you want artwork, google our name and there's a host of it. Thanks again.

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