By Jacob Maymudes, Victor Maymudes
Author note: Cowritten and Edited through Jacob Maymudes
A Los Angeles Times most sensible seller!
August 2014 marks 50 years in view that Bob Dylan published his fourth album, Another part of Bob Dylan. Recorded in a single evening, in the midst of a turbulent 12 months in his lifestyles, the song marked a departure from Dylan's socially-conscious people songs and started his evolution towards different directions.
During the years they spent jointly, few humans outdoors of Dylan's rapid relatives have been nearer than Victor Maymudes, who used to be Dylan's travel supervisor, own buddy, and vacationing better half from the early days in Nineteen Sixties Greenwich Village in the course of the overdue 90's. Another part of Bob Dylan recounts landmark occasions together with Dylan's notorious motorbike crash; assembly the Beatles on their first US travel; 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 practise for scripting this e-book, 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 shiny, first-hand account of Dylan as an artist, good friend, and famous person, illustrated with never-before-seen photos, and informed by means of a fascinating raconteur who lower his personal swathe in the course of 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