Blonde on Blonde

Bob Dylan - Blonde on Blonde
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Based on 3 reviews
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Based on 269 ratings
1966 Ratings: #3
May 16, 1966 / Release Date
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Columbia / Label
Bob Johnston / Producer
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CRITIC REVIEWS

100
AllMusic
It's the culmination of Dylan's electric rock & roll period -- he would never release a studio record that rocked this hard, or had such bizarre imagery, ever again.
100
Rolling Stone

Blonde on Blonde, released just 15 months after Bringing It All Back Home climaxed the amphetamine rush of Dylan´s mid-´60s glory. Wirede, fried, the ghost of electricity howling in the bones of his face, Dylan was caught in the most intense burst of creativity any rock & roller has ever had.

100
Entertainment Weekly

This and Highway 61 are the jewels in Dylan’s crown.

EMR
100
Among Dylan's many masterpieces, Blonde on Blonde still remains as his greatest work. Immediately following up the release of his previous, Highway 61 Revisited, Dylan gave birth to the first ever double-album, and justified its lenght with some of his most evocative compositions. As the arrangements for his compositions became more and more complex along his career, the singer/songwriter has reached a creative peak with Blonde on Blonde. The free-form folk songs that compose this record show a ... read more
Doofy
97
Oh Bob, sometimes I just can't stand you I really can't. Your early material...just hand the man a notebook, if there's no melody and just the occasional blast of atonal harmonica - throw the man a notebook and tell him to stop playing and start writing poetry.

...then you get an album like this and it all makes sense, the reputation, the masterful song writing - I get it.
realphab
100
Nenhum outro compositor conseguiu superar o belo surrealismo rebelde de Bob Dylan, no meio dos anos 60 ou em qualquer tempo. Uma prova muito clara disso é esse álbum excepcional, complexo, cheio de imagens e provocações; uma célebre combustão de criatividade que faz minha alma querer abraçar cada pedaço dele.
É como se Dylan tivesse espontaneamente pulado num buraco-paradoxo, sentado à mesa com o Inimaginável em sua ... read more
Hypnoglitz
95
Dylan is the lyrical standard I base all other music against. Most others fall very short.
wolfgangAMADEUS
87
MEH COMPOSITION
GREAT IDEAS
PERFECT INNOVATION
GOOD PRODUCTION
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Track List

  1. Rainy Day Women #12 & 35
  2. Pledging My Time
  3. Visions of Johanna
  4. One of Us Must Know (Sooner or Later)
  5. I Want You
  6. Stuck Inside of Mobile with the Memphis Blues Again
  7. Leopard-Skin Pill-Box Hat
  8. Just Like a Woman
  9. Most Likely You Go Your Way (And I'll Go Mine)
  10. Temporary Like Achilles
  11. Absolutely Sweet Marie
  12. 4th Time Around
  13. Obviously 5 Believers
  14. Sad Eyed Lady of the Lowlands
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Added on: February 3, 2013