Highway 61 Revisited

Bob Dylan - Highway 61 Revisited
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Based on 4 reviews
1965 Ratings: #7 / 32
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1965 Ratings: #2
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The History of the Albums – n°269

[I invite you to read my previous review on Bob Dylan, below, to better understand his life and this one]. I will say first of all that Highway 61 Revisited is brilliant as it was in 1965. I'm not even halfway through the year yet, yet it's impressive to see how many classic albums have already been reviewed, and how many more are to come. In fact, 1965 was a major turning point for music, which will be amplified in the years to come. We clearly ... read more
Like a Rolling Stone is pretty much the greatest song of all time plus Bob is cute as fuck

"Highway 61 Revisited" by Bob Dylan (1965) {Folk Rock}

It's up for debate but for me personally - "Highway 61 Revisited" is Bob Dylan's best album. This masterpiece had so many breakthroughs for 1965, which boil down to the cryptic, poetic lyricism and the big, vibrant production. It sounds so full of life and exciting... just sheer brilliance & great backdrop for Dylan himself; with his iconic and captivating voice providing some of his best vocal ... read more
'Highway 61 Revisited' is a Bob Dylan masterpiece, it's my personal favourite Dylan album and that comes down to cryptic and poetic lyricism and the vibrant and large production. Each track on here has some captivating performances from Dylan with his iconic vocals (which sound the best in this album in my opinion) and his lyrics, this one contained some of his most cryptic. I adore the production on this album so much, it sounds so full of life and exciting, they're a brilliant and grand ... read more
So this album is between 89 and 90 for me. I think the tracks 2 and 4 are a litlle worse so idk. And I mostly don't know the meaning of the lyrics and I found it great cause I make up this fucked up storys of songs. I unfortanatly looked up on genius what is like a rolling stone ahout and I instantly regreted it. Ballad of a thin man is the most mysterious to me and I know it's probably about some politician or whatever but it makes me wonder so much what is it about to the point it is my ... read more
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Track List

  1. Like a Rolling Stone
  2. Tombstone Blues
  3. It Takes a Lot to Laugh, It Takes a Train to Cry
  4. From a Buick 6
  5. Ballad of a Thin Man
  6. Queen Jane Approximately
  7. Highway 61 Revisited
  8. Just Like Tom Thumb's Blues
  9. Desolation Row
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Added on: February 3, 2013