Love and Theft

Bob Dylan - Love and Theft
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Based on 7 reviews
2001 Ratings: #19 / 180
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Based on 87 ratings
2001 Ratings: #96
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September 11, 2001 / Release Date
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Sony / Columbia / Label
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Somehow Dylan managed to leave me both satisfied and disappointed with a single album.

Love And Theft is often seen as the album where Dylan proved that Time Out Of Mind wasn't just another rare good album in a time where he was just pumping out whatever he possibly could. Where previous "comebacks", such as Infidels and Oh Mercy, would be followed-up by something even more infuriating than what came before, Dylan proved that he could live up to what he had made by making Love And ... read more
The Record Has A Great Sound. I Love His Approach To Blues, Folk, And Country On This Record With Sweet Acoustic To Sometimes Trashing Guitars On The More Energetic Tracks. It Sounds Like It’s Destined To Be A Dylan Masterpiece, But My Problem Is That I Didn’t Find The Lyrics Compelling.

I Think Dylan’s Best Quality Is His Storytelling And How He Can Create And Articulate Our World And These Wonderful Tales Of Fantasy That Are So Colorful And Magical.

There Are Some Tracks ... read more
12. Moonlight
11. Sugar Baby
10. Cry a While
9. Floater (Too Much to Ask)
8. Lonesome Day Blues
7. High Water (For Charley Patton)
6. Bye and Bye
5. Po' Boy
4. Honest With Me
3. Summer Days
2. Tweedle Dee & Tweedle Dum
1. Mississippi
Time Out of Mind is better
Bloody hell Bob, this accomplished enough bluesy album is in danger of dropping out of my top 100 for 2001.

It's a little snoozy.

EDIT: it gone done dropped off the chart!
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Track List

  1. Tweedle Dee & Tweedle Dum
  2. Mississippi
  3. Summer Days
  4. Bye And Bye
  5. Lonesome Day Blues
  6. Floater (Too Much To Ask)
  7. High Water (For Charley Patton)
  8. Moonlight
  9. Honest With Me
  10. Po' Boy
  11. Cry A While
  12. Sugar Baby
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