By Jacob Maymudes, Victor Maymudes
Author note: Cowritten and Edited through Jacob Maymudes
A Los Angeles Times top seller!
August 2014 marks 50 years on the grounds that Bob Dylan published his fourth album, Another part of Bob Dylan. Recorded in a single evening, in the course of a turbulent yr in his lifestyles, the track marked a departure from Dylan's socially-conscious people songs and commenced his evolution towards different directions.
During the years they spent jointly, few humans outdoor of Dylan's rapid relations have been nearer than Victor Maymudes, who was once Dylan's journey supervisor, own buddy, and traveling better half from the early days in Sixties Greenwich Village in the course of the overdue 90's. Another facet of Bob Dylan recounts landmark occasions together with Dylan's notorious motorbike crash; assembly the Beatles on their first US journey; his marriage to Sara Lownds, his romances with Suze Rotolo, Joan Baez, and others; fellow tourists Ramblin' Jack Elliott, Wavy Gravy, Dennis Hopper, The Band, The touring Wilburys, and extra; memorable concert events, and insights on Dylan's songwriting process.
On January twenty sixth, 2001, after recording greater than 24 hours of taped stories in guidance for scripting this ebook, Victor Maymudes suffered an aneurysm and died. His son Jacob has written the publication, utilizing the tapes to form the tale. the result's a bright, first-hand account of Dylan as an artist, good friend, and superstar, illustrated with never-before-seen photos, and informed by means of an attractive raconteur who reduce his personal swathe throughout the turbulent counterculture.
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Another Side of Bob Dylan: A Personal History on the Road and off the Tracks by Jacob Maymudes, Victor Maymudes