Expecting Rain

Go to main page
It is currently Wed November 22nd, 2017, 22:17 GMT

All times are UTC




Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 3 posts ] 
Author Message
PostPosted: Sun August 18th, 2013, 16:38 GMT 

Joined: Fri August 26th, 2011, 12:52 GMT
Posts: 132
hehe....A little while back, it occurred to me that some of the records Bob shared on TTRH actually seem to describe him in different ways; I thought it might be fun to compile em' here; see if you agree that all of these here songs describe him.....(and if you can think of any more songs from TTRH that seem to describe Bob's character in some way, songs that I've forgotten to include here, please don't hesitate to add em'!) :)

Here's my list:
1 Cool Disc Jockey — Boyd Bennett and His Rockets (1959)
2 Hey Harmonica Man — Stevie Wonder (1964)
3 Reefer Man — Baron Lee & The Mills Blue Rhythm Band (1942)
4 Aged And Mellow — Esther Phillips (1952)
5 A Man With One Million Dollars - Joe Mooney Quartet
6 Red Cadillac & A Black Moustache — Warren Smith (1957
7 Travelin’ Man — Ricky Nelson (1961)
8 Old Man — Neil Young (1972)
9 Man With Money - The Everly Brothers
10 Guitar Pickin' Fool — Teddy Humphries (1959)
11 Happy Rovin' Cowboy - The Sons of the Pioneers (1935–1936)


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Sun August 18th, 2013, 21:15 GMT 
User avatar

Joined: Sat April 8th, 2006, 22:57 GMT
Posts: 2251
Disclaimer:This list is just from the song titles- I don't know the lyrics to them


His Stage:
Dim Lights, Thick Smoke (And Loud, Loud Music)

His Self:
Armed And Extremely Dangerous — First Choice

As a most likely culprit: :lol:
Who Stole The Lock On The Henhouse Door — Henry "Red" Allen

Reference:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Theme_Time ... e_World_II


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Mon August 19th, 2013, 07:09 GMT 
User avatar

Joined: Mon August 8th, 2011, 09:39 GMT
Posts: 1826
Location: Between Lincoln County Road and Armageddon
A lot of the songs Bob played on his show are either songs that he liked or had an influence on him or were coverd by him. Even more songs are performed by artists he likes (Sinatra,Tom Waits,Van Morrison, George Jones etc).
So I guess all songs we hear on TTRH describe Bob Dylan or tell us a little bit about him.


Top
 Profile  
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 3 posts ] 

All times are UTC


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Jump to:  
Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Group