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February

16

New York City, New York

Lone Star Café

April

11

New York City, New York

Studio A, Power Station, 1st Infidels recording session

12

New York City, New York

Studio A, Power Station, 2nd Infidels recording session

13

New York City, New York

Studio A, Power Station, 3rd Infidels recording session

14

New York City, New York

Studio A, Power Station, 4th Infidels recording session

15

New York City, New York

Studio A, Power Station, 5th Infidels recording session

16

New York City, New York

Studio A, Power Station, 6th Infidels recording session

18

New York City, New York

Studio A, Power Station, 7th Infidels recording session

19

New York City, New York

Studio A, Power Station, 8th Infidels recording session

20

New York City, New York

Studio A, Power Station, 9th Infidels recording session

21

New York City, New York

Studio A, Power Station, 10th Infidels recording session

22

New York City, New York

Studio A, Power Station, 11th Infidels recording session

23

New York City, New York

Studio A, Power Station, 12th Infidels recording session

25

New York City, New York

Studio A, Power Station, 13th Infidels recording session

26

New York City, New York

Studio A, Power Station, 14th Infidels recording session

27

New York City, New York

Studio A, Power Station, 15th Infidels recording session

29

New York City, New York

Studio A, Power Station, 16th Infidels recording session

may

  2

New York City, New York

Studio A, Power Station, 17th Infidels recording session

  5

New York City, New York

Studio A, Power Station

17

New York City, New York

Studio A, Power Station

 

 

 

 

 


 

6920

Lone Star Cafe

 

New York City, New York

 

16 February 1983

 

 

 

Guest appearance at a Rick Danko / Levon Helm gig

 

 

1.

Your Cheatin' Heart (Hank Williams)

2.

Willie And The Hand Jive (Johnny Otis)

3.

Blues Stay Away From Me (Alton Delmore/Rabon Delmore/Henry Glover/Wayne Raney)

4.

Ain't No More Cane (HuddieLeadbellyLeadbetter)

5.

Going Down (Don Nix)

 

 

Rick Danko (guitar & vocal), Levon Helm (guitar & vocal), Bob Dylan (guitar & vocal).

 

Bootleg

Lone Star Cafe. No label.

 

Stereo audience recording, 30 minutes.

 

Session info updated 18 August 2003.

 

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6921

Studio A

 

Power Station

 

New York City, New York

 

11 April 1983

 

 

 

1st Infidels recording session. Produced by Mark Knopfler and Bob Dylan.

 

 

1.

Blind Willie McTell

2.

Blind Willie McTell

3.

Blind Willie McTell

4.

Blind Willie McTell

5.

Blind Willie McTell

6.

Blind Willie McTell

7.

Blind Willie McTell

8.

Blind Willie McTell

9.

Blind Willie McTell

10.

Blind Willie McTell

11.

Blind Willie McTell

12.

Blind Willie McTell

13.

Blind Willie McTell

14.

Blind Willie McTell

15.

Blind Willie McTell

16.

Blind Willie McTell

17.

Blind Willie McTell

18.

Blind Willie McTell

19.

Blind Willie McTell

20.

Oh, Babe

21.

Oh, Babe

22.

Blind Willie McTell

23.

Blind Willie McTell

24.

(Instrumental Jam)

25.

Don't Fall Apart On Me Tonight

26.

Don't Fall Apart On Me Tonight

27.

Don't Fall Apart On Me Tonight

28.

Don't Fall Apart On Me Tonight

29.

Don't Fall Apart On Me Tonight

 

 

Bob Dylan (vocal, harmonica, keyboards & guitar), Mark Knopfler (guitar), Mick Taylor (guitar), Alan Clark (keyboards), Robbie Shakespeare (bass), Sly Dunbar (drums).

 

Notes

·        Run Down is probably Blind Willie McTell.

·        1-13 instrumentals.

·        2-6, 15, 16, 21, 25 are false starts.

·        10, 19, 23, 26, 28, 29 are complete takes.

·        The alternate take of Don’t Fall Apart On Me Tonight that is circulating may come from this session. Apart from this take, no tracks are in circulation.

·        Title in parenthesis indicates working title on recording sheet.

 

References

Michael Krogsgaard: Bob Dylan: The Recording Sessions (Part 6). The Bridge #2, Summer 1998, pp. 68-90.

Clinton Heylin: Bob Dylan. The Recording Sessions [1960 – 1994]. St. Martin’s Press December 1995, pp 149–154.

The Telegraph #49, page 119.

 

Stereo studio recordings.

 

Session info updated 18 August 2003.

 

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6922

Studio A

 

Power Station

 

New York City, New York

 

12 April 1983

 

 

 

2nd Infidels recording session. Produced by Mark Knopfler and Bob Dylan.

 

 

1.

Don't Fall Apart On Me Tonight

2.

Don't Fall Apart On Me Tonight

3.

Don't Fall Apart On Me Tonight

4.

Don't Fall Apart On Me Tonight

5.

Don't Fall Apart On Me Tonight

6.

Don't Fall Apart On Me Tonight

7.

Don't Fall Apart On Me Tonight

8.

Don't Fall Apart On Me Tonight

9.

Don't Fall Apart On Me Tonight

10.

Don't Fall Apart On Me Tonight

11.

Don't Fall Apart On Me Tonight

 

 

Bob Dylan (vocal, harmonica, keyboards & guitar), Mark Knopfler (guitar), Mick Taylor (guitar), Alan Clark (keyboards), Robbie Shakespeare (bass), Sly Dunbar (drums).

11 Sammy Figueroa (percussion) overdubbed 8 May 1983.

 

Notes

·        1-7 are called Don't Fall Apart On Me Like That on the recording sheet.

·        1, 2, 4, 8, 11 are complete takes.

·        3, 5, 9, 10 are false starts.

·        The alternate take of Don’t Fall Apart On Me Tonight that is circulating may come from this session. Apart from this take and 11, no tracks are in circulation..

·        11 is available as rough-mix of the original master tape.

 

Official releases

11 released on INFIDELS, Columbia QC-38819, 1 November 1983 and on Columbia CK 38819 (CD), February 1984.

11 released in remastered version on the CD/SACD INFIDELS, Columbia 512344-6 as part of the CD box BOB DYLAN REVISITED, THE REISSUE SERIES, 24 March 2004.

11 released in remastered version on INFIDELS, Columbia 88691924312-29 as part of the CD box THE COMPLETE ALBUM COLLECTION, VOL. ONE, 5 November 2013.

 

References

Michael Krogsgaard: Bob Dylan: The Recording Sessions (Part 6). The Bridge #2, Summer 1998, pp. 68-90.

Clinton Heylin: Bob Dylan. The Recording Sessions [1960 – 1994]. St. Martin’s Press December 1995, pp 149–154.

The Telegraph #49, page 119.

 

Stereo studio recordings.

 

Session info updated 20 November 2013.

 

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6923

Studio A

 

Power Station

 

New York City, New York

 

13 April 1983

 

 

 

3rd Infidels recording session. Produced by Mark Knopfler and Bob Dylan.

 

 

1.

Jokerman

2.

(Slow Try Baby)

3.

(Blues)

4.

Columbus Georgia

5.

Back To The Wall

6.

Oklahoma Kansas

7.

Jokerman

8.

(Blues)

9.

Jokerman

10.

Jokerman

11.

Jokerman

12.

License To Kill

 

 

Bob Dylan (vocal, harmonica, keyboards & guitar), Mark Knopfler (guitar), Mick Taylor (guitar), Alan Clark (keyboards), Robbie Shakespeare (bass), Sly Dunbar (drums).

 

Notes

·        12 is called There’s A Woman on the recording sheet.

·        4 could be Columbus Stockade Blues.

·        9-12 are complete takes.

·        The alternate take of Jokerman that is circulating may come from this session. Apart from this take and 12, no tracks are in circulation.

·        12 is also available as a rough-mix of the original master tape.

·        Title in parenthesis indicates working title on recording sheet.

 

Official releases

12 released on INFIDELS, Columbia QC-38819, 1 November 1983 and on Columbia CK 38819 (CD), February 1984.

12 released in remastered version on the CD/SACD INFIDELS, Columbia 512344-6 as part of the CD box BOB DYLAN REVISITED, THE REISSUE SERIES, 24 March 2004.

12 released in remastered version on INFIDELS, Columbia 88691924312-29 as part of the CD box THE COMPLETE ALBUM COLLECTION, VOL. ONE, 5 November 2013.

 

References

Michael Krogsgaard: Bob Dylan: The Recording Sessions (Part 6). The Bridge #2, Summer 1998, pp. 68-90.

Clinton Heylin: Bob Dylan. The Recording Sessions [1960 – 1994]. St. Martin’s Press December 1995, pp 149–154.

The Telegraph #49, page 119.

 

Stereo studio recordings.

 

Session info updated 20 November 2013.

 

 

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6924

Studio A

 

Power Station

 

New York City, New York

 

14 April 1983

 

 

 

4th Infidels recording session. Produced by Mark Knopfler and Bob Dylan.

 

 

1.

Clean-Cut Kid

2.

Clean-Cut Kid

3.

This Was My Love (Jim Herbert)

4.

Man Of Peace

5.

Man Of Peace

6.

Man Of Peace

7.

Jokerman

8.

Clean-Cut Kid

9.

Sweetheart Like You

10.

Sweetheart Like You

 

 

Bob Dylan (vocal, harmonica, keyboards & guitar), Mark Knopfler (guitar), Mick Taylor (guitar), Alan Clark (keyboards), Robbie Shakespeare (bass), Sly Dunbar (drums).

6 Mick Taylor (guitar) overdubbed 10 May 1983.

7 Sammy Figueroa (percussion) overdubbed 8 May 1983.

 

Notes

·        4-6 are called Sometimes Satan on the recording sheet.

·        9, 10 are called By The Way, That’s A Cute Hat on the recording sheet.

·        4 and 5 are false starts

·        1-3, 7, 8 are complete takes.

·        The alternate takes of Jokerman and Clean-Cut Kid that are circulating may come from this session. Apart from these takes, 7 and 12, no tracks are in circulation.

·        6 and 7 are also available as a rough-mixes of the original master tape.

 

Official releases

6, 7 released on INFIDELS, Columbia QC-38819, 1 November 1983 and on Columbia CK 38819 (CD), February 1984.

6, 7 released in remastered versions on the CD/SACD INFIDELS, Columbia 512344-6 as part of the CD box BOB DYLAN REVISITED, THE REISSUE SERIES, 24 March 2004.

6, 7 released in remastered versions on INFIDELS, Columbia 88691924312-29 as part of the CD box THE COMPLETE ALBUM COLLECTION, VOL. ONE, 5 November 2013.

7 released in edited version (verse 2 and 4 cut out) on single Columbia 38-04425, April 1984.

7 released on DYLAN ON DYLAN, Westwood One (Radio Station Discs), 17 November 1984.

7 released on BOB DYLAN’S GREATEST HITS VOLUME 3, Columbia 477805 2, 15 November 1994.

7 released on 3 CD box set DYLAN, Columbia 88697114202-D2, 1 October 2007.

7 released in the UK on BEYOND HERE LIES NOTHIN’, Sony Music 8 86979 83862, 24 October 2011.

 

References

Michael Krogsgaard: Bob Dylan: The Recording Sessions (Part 6). The Bridge #2, Summer 1998, pp. 68-90.

Clinton Heylin: Bob Dylan. The Recording Sessions [1960 – 1994]. St. Martin’s Press December 1995, pp 149–154.

The Telegraph #49, page 119.

 

Stereo studio recordings.

 

Session info updated 20 November 2013.

 

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6925

Studio A

 

Power Station

 

New York City, New York

 

15 April 1983

 

 

 

5th Infidels recording session. Produced by Mark Knopfler and Bob Dylan.

 

 

1.

Don't Fly Unless It's Safe

2.

Don't Fly Unless It's Safe

3.

Clean-Cut Kid

4.

Jesus Met The Woman At The Well (trad.)

5.

(Half Finished Song)

6.

(Half Finished Song)

7.

16 Tons (Merle Travis)

8.

Clean-Cut Kid

9.

Clean-Cut Kid

10.

Clean-Cut Kid

11.

He's Gone (?)

12.

Clean-Cut Kid

 

 

Bob Dylan (vocal, harmonica, keyboards & guitar), Mark Knopfler (guitar), Mick Taylor (guitar), Alan Clark (keyboards), Robbie Shakespeare (bass), Sly Dunbar (drums).

 

Notes

·        3 is called Brooklyn Anthem on the recording sheet.

·        9 is a false start

·        The circulating takes of Don't Fly Unless It's Safe and Clean-Cut Kid may come from this session. Apart from these takes, no tracks are in circulation.

·        Title in parenthesis indicates working title on recording sheet.

 

References

Michael Krogsgaard: Bob Dylan: The Recording Sessions (Part 6). The Bridge #2, Summer 1998, pp. 68-90.

Clinton Heylin: Bob Dylan. The Recording Sessions [1960 – 1994]. St. Martin’s Press December 1995, pp 149–154.

The Telegraph #49, page 119.

 

Stereo studio recordings.

 

Session info updated 18 August 2003.

 

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6926

Studio A

 

Power Station

 

New York City, New York

 

16 April 1983

 

 

 

6th Infidels recording session. Produced by Mark Knopfler and Bob Dylan.

 

 

1.

(Bluesy Jam: Slow)

2.

(Bluesy Jam: Bluesier)

3.

(Bluesy Jam: Pickup Again)

4.

(Dadada Greatful Dead)

5.

(Reggae Toms Toms Jam)

6.

(Bob Said Tape This)

7.

(Mark Soop Pick Up)

8.

Oh, Susannah! (Stephen Foster)

9.

Dark Groove

10.

Dark Groove

11.

Someone's Got A Hold Of My Heart

12.

Someone's Got A Hold Of My Heart

13.

Someone's Got A Hold Of My Heart

14.

Someone's Got A Hold Of My Heart

15.

Someone's Got A Hold Of My Heart

16.

Someone's Got A Hold Of My Heart

17.

(Boogie)

18.

(Boogie)

19.

(Mark Plunks Tasty)

20.

Dark Groove

21.

Dark Groove

22.

(Diddling)

 

 

Bob Dylan (vocal, harmonica, keyboards & guitar), Mark Knopfler (guitar), Mick Taylor (guitar), Alan Clark (keyboards), Robbie Shakespeare (bass), Sly Dunbar (drums).

 

Notes

·        11-16 are called Hold My Heart on the recording sheet.

·        13, 14, 21 are complete takes.

·        14 is a false start

·        8 is in circulation. The circulating take of Dark Groove and the alternate version of Someone's Got A Hold Of My Heart may come from this session. Apart from these takes and 13 or 14,, no tracks are in circulation.

 

Official release

Mixed version of 13 or 14 released on THE BOOTLEG SERIES (RARE & UNRELEASED) 1961-1991, Volume 3, Columbia 468 086 2, 26 March 1991.

 

References

Michael Krogsgaard: Bob Dylan: The Recording Sessions (Part 6). The Bridge #2, Summer 1998, pp. 68-90.

Clinton Heylin: Bob Dylan. The Recording Sessions [1960 – 1994]. St. Martin’s Press December 1995, pp 149–154.

The Telegraph #49, page 119.

 

Stereo studio recordings.

 

Session info updated 18 August 2003.

 

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6927

Studio A

 

Power Station

 

New York City, New York

 

18 April 1983

 

 

 

7th Infidels recording session. Produced by Mark Knopfler and Bob Dylan.

 

 

1.

Sweetheart Like You

2.

Sweetheart Like You

3.

Sweetheart Like You

4.

Sweetheart Like You

5.

Sweetheart Like You

6.

Sweetheart Like You

7.

Sweetheart Like You

8.

Sweetheart Like You

9.

Sweetheart Like You

10.

Sweetheart Like You

11.

Sweetheart Like You

12.

Sweetheart Like You

13.

Sweetheart Like You

14.

Sweetheart Like You

15.

Sweetheart Like You

16.

Sweetheart Like You

17.

Sweetheart Like You

18.

Sweetheart Like You

19.

Blind Willie McTell

20.

Blind Willie McTell

 

 

Bob Dylan (vocal, harmonica, keyboards & guitar), Mark Knopfler (guitar), Mick Taylor (guitar), Alan Clark (keyboards), Robbie Shakespeare (bass), Sly Dunbar (drums).

9 Mick Taylor (guitar) overdubbed 10 May 1983.

 

Notes

·        1-11 are called In A Place Like This on the recording sheet.

·        12-18 are called In A Place on the recording sheet.

·        19, 20 are called Blind Willie on the recording sheet.

·        1-3, 7, 10, 13, 14, 16, 17 are false starts

·        6, 8, 9, 11, 18-20 are complete takes.

·        The alternate takes of Sweetheart Like You and Blind Willie McTell that are circulating may originate from this session. Apart from these and 9, no tracks are in circulation.

·        9 is also available as a rough-mix of the original master tape.

 

Official releases

9 released on INFIDELS, Columbia QC-38819, 1 November 1983 and on Columbia CK 38819 (CD), February 1984.

9 released in remastered version on the CD/SACD INFIDELS, Columbia 512344-6 as part of the CD box BOB DYLAN REVISITED, THE REISSUE SERIES, 24 March 2004.

9 released in remastered version on INFIDELS, Columbia 88691924312-29 as part of the CD box THE COMPLETE ALBUM COLLECTION, VOL. ONE, 5 November 2013.

9 released on single Columbia 38-04301, December 1983.

 

References

Michael Krogsgaard: Bob Dylan: The Recording Sessions (Part 6). The Bridge #2, Summer 1998, pp. 68-90.

Clinton Heylin: Bob Dylan. The Recording Sessions [1960 – 1994]. St. Martin’s Press December 1995, pp 149–154.

The Telegraph #49, page 119.

 

Stereo studio recordings.

 

Session info updated 20 November 2013.

 

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6928

Studio A

 

Power Station

 

New York City, New York

 

19 April 1983

 

 

 

8th Infidels recording session. Produced by Mark Knopfler and Bob Dylan.

 

 

1.

Neighborhood Bully

2.

Neighborhood Bully

3.

Neighborhood Bully

4.

Neighborhood Bully

5.

Neighborhood Bully

6.

Neighborhood Bully

7.

Green Onions (Jones/Cropper/Steinberg/Jackson)

8.

(Love You Too Jam)

9.

(Trees Hannibal Alps)

 

 

Bob Dylan (vocal, harmonica, keyboards & guitar), Mark Knopfler (guitar), Mick Taylor (guitar), Alan Clark (keyboards), Robbie Shakespeare (bass), Sly Dunbar (drums).

5 Sammy Figueroa (percussion) overdubbed 8 May 1983.

5 Mick Taylor (guitar) overdubbed 10 May 1983.

 

Notes

·        9 is called 4/20 Hannibal Trees on the recording sheet.

·        4-6 are complete takes.

·        Apart from 5, no tracks are in circulation.

·        5 is also available as a rough-mix of the original master tape.

·        Title in parenthesis indicates working title on recording sheet.

 

Official releases

5 released on INFIDELS, Columbia QC-38819, 1 November 1983 and on Columbia CK 38819 (CD), February 1984.

5 released in remastered version on the CD/SACD INFIDELS, Columbia 512344-6 as part of the CD box BOB DYLAN REVISITED, THE REISSUE SERIES, 24 March 2004.

5 released in remastered version on INFIDELS, Columbia 88691924312-29 as part of the CD box THE COMPLETE ALBUM COLLECTION, VOL. ONE, 5 November 2013.

 

References

Michael Krogsgaard: Bob Dylan: The Recording Sessions (Part 6). The Bridge #2, Summer 1998, pp. 68-90.

Clinton Heylin: Bob Dylan. The Recording Sessions [1960 – 1994]. St. Martin’s Press December 1995, pp 149–154.

The Telegraph #49, page 119.

 

Stereo studio recordings.

 

Session info updated 20 November 2013.

 

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6929

Studio A

 

Power Station

 

New York City, New York

 

20 April 1983

 

 

 

9th Infidels recording session. Produced by Mark Knopfler and Bob Dylan.

 

 

1.

(End Bob 12-string)

2.

(Robbie Sly - Aquarium)

3.

(G Boogie)

4.

This Was My Love (Jim Herbert)

5.

This Was My Love (Jim Herbert)

6.

This Was My Love (Jim Herbert)

7.

This Was My Love (Jim Herbert)

8.

This Was My Love (Jim Herbert)

9.

This Was My Love (Jim Herbert)

10.

This Was My Love (Jim Herbert)

11.

This Was My Love (Jim Herbert)

12.

Across The Borderline (Ry Cooder/John Hiatt/Jim Dickinson)

13.

Across The Borderline (Ry Cooder/John Hiatt/Jim Dickinson)

14.

Across The Borderline (Ry Cooder/John Hiatt/Jim Dickinson)

 

 

Bob Dylan (vocal, harmonica, keyboards & guitar), Mark Knopfler (guitar), Mick Taylor (guitar), Alan Clark (keyboards), Robbie Shakespeare (bass), Sly Dunbar (drums).

 

Notes

·        9 is called 4/20 Hannibal Trees on the recording sheet.

·        4, 5, 8-10, 14 are complete takes.

·        The alternate takes of This Was My Love that are circulating may originate from this session Apart from these, no tracks are in circulation.

·        Title in parenthesis indicates working title on recording sheet.

 

References

Michael Krogsgaard: Bob Dylan: The Recording Sessions (Part 6). The Bridge #2, Summer 1998, pp. 68-90.

Clinton Heylin: Bob Dylan. The Recording Sessions [1960 – 1994]. St. Martin’s Press December 1995, pp 149–154.

The Telegraph #49, page 119.

 

Stereo studio recordings.

 

Session info updated 18 August 2003.

 

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6930

Studio A

 

Power Station

 

New York City, New York

 

21 April 1983

 

 

 

10th Infidels recording session. Produced by Mark Knopfler and Bob Dylan.

 

 

1.

Tell Me

2.

Tell Me

3.

Tell Me

4.

Tell Me

5.

Tell Me

6.

Tell Me

7.

Tell Me

8.

Tell Me

 

 

Bob Dylan (vocal, harmonica, keyboards & guitar), Mark Knopfler (guitar), Mick Taylor (guitar), Alan Clark (keyboards), Robbie Shakespeare (bass), Sly Dunbar (drums).

 

Backing vocals by “Full Force”: Curtis Bedeau, Gerard Charles, Brian George, Lucien L. George, Paul George overdubbed on one of the complete takes 18 May 1983.

 

Notes

·        All are complete takes, except 4 which is a false start.

·        Two takes from this session are in circulation, one with the backing of “Full Force”.

 

Official release

One of the complete released on THE BOOTLEG SERIES (RARE & UNRELEASED) 1961-1991, Volume 3, Columbia 468 086 2, 26 March 1991.

 

References

Michael Krogsgaard: Bob Dylan: The Recording Sessions (Part 6). The Bridge #2, Summer 1998, pp. 68-90.

Clinton Heylin: Bob Dylan. The Recording Sessions [1960 – 1994]. St. Martin’s Press December 1995, pp 149–154.

The Telegraph #49, page 119.

 

Stereo studio recordings.

 

Session info updated 18 August 2003.

 

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6931

Studio A

 

Power Station

 

New York City, New York

 

22 April 1983

 

 

 

11th Infidels recording session. Produced by Mark Knopfler and Bob Dylan.

 

 

1.

Foot Of Pride

2.

Foot Of Pride

3.

Foot Of Pride

4.

Foot Of Pride

5.

Foot Of Pride

6.

Foot Of Pride

7.

Foot Of Pride

8.

Foot Of Pride

9.

Foot Of Pride

10.

(Reggae Jam)

11.

Christmas Song (Mel Tormé)

12.

Choo Choo Ch'Boogie (Horton/Darling/Gabler)

13.

Silent Night (Franz Gruber & Joseph Mohr)

14.

Glory To The King (Darlene Zschech)

15.

Lovers Concerto (Sandy Linzer & Denny Randell)

16.

Dark As A Dungeon (Merle Travis)

 

 

Bob Dylan (vocal, harmonica, keyboards & guitar), Mark Knopfler (guitar), Mick Taylor (guitar), Alan Clark (keyboards), Robbie Shakespeare (bass), Sly Dunbar (drums).

 

Notes

·        1-9 are called Too Late on the recording sheet.

·        16 is called Dark Dungeon on the recording sheet.

·        Only 6 and 9 are complete takes.

·        There are no tracks in circulation from this session.

·        Title in parenthesis indicates working title on recording sheet.

 

References

Michael Krogsgaard: Bob Dylan: The Recording Sessions (Part 6). The Bridge #2, Summer 1998, pp. 68-90.

Clinton Heylin: Bob Dylan. The Recording Sessions [1960 – 1994]. St. Martin’s Press December 1995, pp 149–154.

The Telegraph #49, page 119.

 

Stereo studio recordings.

 

Session info updated 18 August 2003.

 

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6932

Studio A

 

Power Station

 

New York City, New York

 

23 April 1983

 

 

 

12th Infidels recording session. Produced by Mark Knopfler and Bob Dylan.

 

 

1.

Foot Of Pride

2.

Foot Of Pride

3.

Foot Of Pride

4.

Foot Of Pride

5.

Foot Of Pride

6.

Foot Of Pride

7.

Foot Of Pride

8.

Foot Of Pride

9.

Foot Of Pride

10.

Foot Of Pride

11.

Foot Of Pride

12.

Foot Of Pride

13.

Foot Of Pride

14.

Foot Of Pride

15.

Foot Of Pride

16.

Foot Of Pride

17.

Foot Of Pride

 

 

Bob Dylan (vocal, harmonica, keyboards & guitar), Mark Knopfler (guitar), Mick Taylor (guitar), Alan Clark (keyboards), Robbie Shakespeare (bass), Sly Dunbar (drums).

 

Notes

·        1-7 are called Too Late on the recording sheet.

·        8-12 are called Too Late (acoustic) on the recording sheet.

·        13-16 are called Too Late (piano) on the recording sheet.

·        17 is called Reggae on the recording sheet

·        1, 2 7, 8, 11, 16, 17 are complete takes.

·        4, 9, 13 are false starts.

·        There are no tracks in circulation from this session.

 

References

Michael Krogsgaard: Bob Dylan: The Recording Sessions (Part 6). The Bridge #2, Summer 1998, pp. 68-90.

Clinton Heylin: Bob Dylan. The Recording Sessions [1960 – 1994]. St. Martin’s Press December 1995, pp 149–154.

The Telegraph #49, page 119.

 

Stereo studio recordings.

 

Session info updated 18 August 2003.

 

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6933

Studio A

 

Power Station

 

New York City, New York

 

25 April 1983

 

 

 

13th Infidels recording session. Produced by Mark Knopfler and Bob Dylan.

 

 

1.

Foot Of Pride

2.

Foot Of Pride

3.

Foot Of Pride

4.

Foot Of Pride

5.

Foot Of Pride

6.

Someone's Got A Hold Of My Heart

7.

Someone's Got A Hold Of My Heart

8.

Someone's Got A Hold Of My Heart

9.

Someone's Got A Hold Of My Heart

10.

Foot Of Pride

11.

Foot Of Pride

12.

Foot Of Pride

13.

Foot Of Pride

 

 

Bob Dylan (vocal, harmonica, keyboards & guitar), Mark Knopfler (guitar), Mick Taylor (guitar), Alan Clark (keyboards), Robbie Shakespeare (bass), Sly Dunbar (drums).

 

Notes

·        1-5 and 10-13 are called Too Late on the recording sheet.

·        6-8 are called Hold Of My Heart on the recording sheet.

·        Only 4 and 13 are complete takes.

·        4, 10, 12 are false starts.

·        There are no tracks in circulation from this session.

 

References

Michael Krogsgaard: Bob Dylan: The Recording Sessions (Part 6). The Bridge #2, Summer 1998, pp. 68-90.

Clinton Heylin: Bob Dylan. The Recording Sessions [1960 – 1994]. St. Martin’s Press December 1995, pp 149–154.

The Telegraph #49, page 119.

 

Stereo studio recordings.

 

Session info updated 18 August 2003.

 

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6934

Studio A

 

Power Station

 

New York City, New York

 

26 April 1983

 

 

 

14th Infidels recording session. Produced by Mark Knopfler and Bob Dylan.

 

 

1.

Foot Of Pride

2.

Foot Of Pride

3.

Foot Of Pride

4.

Prison Station Blues

5.

Forever My Darling

6.

Someone's Got A Hold Of My Heart

7.

Someone's Got A Hold Of My Heart

8.

Someone's Got A Hold Of My Heart

9.

Choo Choo Ch'Boogie (Horton/Darling/Gabler)

10.

Choo Choo Ch'Boogie (Horton/Darling/Gabler)

11.

Cold Cold Heart (Hank Williams)

12.

I’m Movin' On (Hank Snow)

13.

(KIM)

 

 

Bob Dylan (vocal, harmonica, keyboards & guitar), Mark Knopfler (guitar), Mick Taylor (guitar), Alan Clark (keyboards), Robbie Shakespeare (bass), Sly Dunbar (drums).

 

Notes

·        1-3 are called Too Late on the recording sheet.

·        7-9 are called Hold Of My Heart on the recording sheet.

·        3, 8-10, 13, 14 are complete takes.

·        1, 11 are false starts.

·        There are no tracks in circulation from this session.

·        Title in parenthesis indicates working title on recording sheet.

 

References

Michael Krogsgaard: Bob Dylan: The Recording Sessions (Part 6). The Bridge #2, Summer 1998, pp. 68-90.

Clinton Heylin: Bob Dylan. The Recording Sessions [1960 – 1994]. St. Martin’s Press December 1995, pp 149–154.

The Telegraph #49, page 119.

 

Stereo studio recordings.

 

Session info updated 18 August 2003.

 

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6937

Studio A

 

Power Station

 

New York City, New York

 

27 April 1983

 

 

 

15th Infidels recording session. Produced by Mark Knopfler and Bob Dylan.

 

 

1.

From Paul

2.

Foot Of Pride

3.

Foot Of Pride

4.

Foot Of Pride

5.

Foot Of Pride

6.

Union Sundown

7.

Union Sundown

8.

(Unidentified Song)

9.

(Harmonica)

10.

(Unidentified Song)

11.

I And I

12.

I And I

13.

I And I

14.

I And I

15.

I And I

16.

I And I

17.

I And I

18.

I And I

19.

I And I

20.

Julius And Ethel

21.

Julius And Ethel

 

 

Bob Dylan (vocal, harmonica, keyboards & guitar), Mark Knopfler (guitar), Mick Taylor (guitar), Alan Clark (keyboards), Robbie Shakespeare (bass), Sly Dunbar (drums).

6, 7, 20, 21 Clydie King (backing/shared vocal).

 

Notes

·        2-5 are called Too Late on the recording sheet.

·        4-7, 11, 16, 19-21 are complete takes.

·        2, 3, 12-15, 17, 18 are false starts.

·        There are no tracks in circulation from this session except:
- the released take of I And I
- one alternate take of Union Sundown
- one of the Julius And Ethel takes.

·        16 is available as a rough-mix of the original master tape.

·        16 was later overdubbed before release, one line in the lyrics was changed.

·        Title in parenthesis indicates working title on recording sheet.

 

Official releases

Probably 5 released on THE BOOTLEG SERIES (RARE & UNRELEASED) 1961-1991, Volume 3, Columbia 468 086 2, 26 March 1991.

16 released on INFIDELS, Columbia QC-38819, 1 November 1983 and on Columbia CK 38819 (CD), February 1984.

16 released in remastered version on the CD/SACD INFIDELS, Columbia 512344-6 as part of the CD box BOB DYLAN REVISITED, THE REISSUE SERIES, 24 March 2004.

16 released in remastered version on INFIDELS, Columbia 88691924312-29 as part of the CD box THE COMPLETE ALBUM COLLECTION, VOL. ONE, 5 November 2013.

 

References

Michael Krogsgaard: Bob Dylan: The Recording Sessions (Part 6). The Bridge #2, Summer 1998, pp. 68-90.

Clinton Heylin: Bob Dylan. The Recording Sessions [1960 – 1994]. St. Martin’s Press December 1995, pp 149–154.

The Telegraph #49, page 119.

 

Stereo studio recordings.

 

Session info updated 20 November 2013

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6938

Studio A

 

Power Station

 

New York City, New York

 

29 April 1983

 

 

 

16th Infidels recording session. Produced by Mark Knopfler and Bob Dylan.

 

 

1.

(Harmonica Jam)

2.

(Harmonica Jam)

3.

(Harmonica Jam)

4.

Don't Drink No Chevy (?)

5.

Don't Drink No Chevy (?)

6.

Don't Drink No Chevy (?)

7.

How Many Days (?)

8.

How Many Days (?)

9.

(Bluesy Riff)

10.

(Mark Pickin' Groove)

11.

Home, Home On The Range (William Goodwin, B. Bigley & D.Kelly)

12.

(Bob Lead Jazz)

13.

(Buttons + Buns)

14.

I’m Gonna Wash That Man Right Out Of My Hair (Richard Rodgers/ Oscar Hammerstein II)

15.

(Great Buttons Again)

16.

Foot Of Pride

 

 

Bob Dylan (vocal, harmonica, keyboards & guitar), Mark Knopfler (guitar), Mick Taylor (guitar), Alan Clark (keyboards), Robbie Shakespeare (bass), Sly Dunbar (drums).

 

Notes

·        16 is called Too Late on the recording sheet.

·        There are probably no complete takes from this session.

·        Title in parenthesis indicates working title on recording sheet.

 

References

Michael Krogsgaard: Bob Dylan: The Recording Sessions (Part 6). The Bridge #2, Summer 1998, pp. 68-90.

Clinton Heylin: Bob Dylan. The Recording Sessions [1960 – 1994]. St. Martin’s Press December 1995, pp 149–154.

The Telegraph #49, page 119.

 

Stereo studio recordings.

 

Session info updated 18 August 2003.

 

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6939

Studio A

 

Power Station

 

New York City, New York

 

2 May 1983

 

 

 

17th Infidels recording session. Produced by Mark Knopfler and Bob Dylan.

 

 

1.

Lord Protect My Child

2.

Angel Flying Too Close To The Ground (Willie Nelson)

3.

Angel Flying Too Close To The Ground (Willie Nelson)

4.

Angel Flying Too Close To The Ground (Willie Nelson)

5.

Angel Flying Too Close To The Ground (Willie Nelson)

6.

Angel Flying Too Close To The Ground (Willie Nelson)

7.

Angel Flying Too Close To The Ground (Willie Nelson)

8.

Lord Protect My Child

9.

Lord Protect My Child

10.

Lord Protect My Child

11.

Lord Protect My Child

12.

Lord Protect My Child

13.

Lord Protect My Child

14.

Union Sundown

15.

Union Sundown

16.

Union Sundown

17.

The Green, Green Grass Of Home (J. Curly Putman)

18.

The Green, Green Grass Of Home (J. Curly Putman)

19.

(Jam Groove)

20.

(Goin' Up Let It Roll)

21.

Union Sundown

22.

Union Sundown

23.

Lord Protect My Child

24.

Lord Protect My Child

25.

Lord Protect My Child

26.

Death Is Not The End

27.

Angel Flying Too Close To The Ground (Willie Nelson)

28.

Angel Flying Too Close To The Ground (Willie Nelson)

29.

Angel Flying Too Close To The Ground (Willie Nelson)

30.

Angel Flying Too Close To The Ground (Willie Nelson)

31.

Angel Flying Too Close To The Ground (Willie Nelson)

32.

Angel Flying Too Close To The Ground (Willie Nelson)

 

 

Bob Dylan (vocal, harmonica, keyboards & guitar), Mark Knopfler (guitar), Mick Taylor (guitar), Alan Clark (keyboards), Robbie Shakespeare (bass), Sly Dunbar (drums).

32 backing vocals by “Full Force”: Curtis Bedeau, Gerard Charles, Brian George, Lucien L. George, Paul George overdubbed 18 May 1983.

 

Notes

·        1, 8-13, 23-25 are called Lord Protect on the recording sheet.

·        2-7, 27-32 are called Angel on the recording sheet.

·        1, 3, 4, 6, 9-14, 16, 18, 22, 25, 26, 29, 32 are complete takes!!

·        8, 15, 21, 23, 24, 30, 31 are false starts.

·        There are no tracks in circulation from this session except:
- Death Is Not The End
- the released takes of Union Sundown and Angel Flying Too Close To The Ground
- one possible alternate take of Union Sundown

·        22 and 32 are available as rough-mixes of the original master tape.

·        32 was later overdubbed before release, the harmonica solo was redone!

·        Title in parenthesis indicates working title on recording sheet.

 

Official releases

22 released on INFIDELS, Columbia QC-38819, 1 November 1983 and on Columbia CK 38819 (CD), February 1984.

22 released in remastered version on the CD/SACD INFIDELS, Columbia 512344-6 as part of the CD box BOB DYLAN REVISITED, THE REISSUE SERIES, 24 March 2004.

22 released in remastered version on INFIDELS, Columbia 88691924312-29 as part of the CD box THE COMPLETE ALBUM COLLECTION, VOL. ONE, 5 November 2013.

22, 32 released on single CBS A 3916, 28 October 28 1983 in Europe only.

22 released on single Columbia 38-04301 December 1983.

Mixed version of probably 25 released on THE BOOTLEG SERIES (RARE & UNRELEASED) 1961-1991, Volume 3, Columbia 468 086 2, 26 March 1991.

26 released on DOWN IN THE GROOVE, Columbia OC-40957, 31 May 1988.

26 released in remastered version on DOWN IN THE GROOVE, Columbia 88691924312-33 as part of the CD box THE COMPLETE ALBUM COLLECTION, VOL. ONE, 5 November 2013.

                          

References

Michael Krogsgaard: Bob Dylan: The Recording Sessions (Part 6). The Bridge #2, Summer 1998, pp. 68-90.

Clinton Heylin: Bob Dylan. The Recording Sessions [1960 – 1994]. St. Martin’s Press December 1995, pp 149–154.

The Telegraph #49, page 119.

 

Stereo studio recordings.

 

Session info updated 20 November 2013.

 

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6940

Studio A

 

Power Station

 

New York City, New York

 

5 May 1983

 

 

 

18th Infidels recording session. Produced by Mark Knopfler and Bob Dylan.

 

 

1.

Blind Willie McTell

2.

Blind Willie McTell

 

 

Bob Dylan (vocal, harmonica, keyboards & guitar), Mark Knopfler (guitar), Mick Taylor (guitar), Alan Clark (keyboards), Robbie Shakespeare (bass), Sly Dunbar (drums).

 

Official releases

Mixed version of 1 or 2 released on THE BOOTLEG SERIES (RARE & UNRELEASED) 1961-1991, Volume 3, Columbia 468 086 2, 26 March 1991.

Two mixed versions of 1 or 2 released on promotional CD single Columbia CSK 4042. The first is the complete version, the second is a "radio edit" where the second verse has been cut out.

 

Mixed version of 1 or 2 released on 3 CD box set DYLAN, Columbia 88697114202-D3, 1 October 200707.

 

Mixed version of 1 or 2 released on BLUES, Columbia/Legacy 88697009172, 19 December 2006.

 

References

Michael Krogsgaard: Bob Dylan: The Recording Sessions (Part 6). The Bridge #2, Summer 1998, pp. 68-90.

Clinton Heylin: Bob Dylan. The Recording Sessions [1960 – 1994]. St. Martin’s Press December 1995, pp 149–154.

The Telegraph #49, page 119.

 

Stereo studio recordings.

 

Session info updated 14 February 2008.

 

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6941

Studio A

 

Power Station

 

New York City, New York

 

17 May 1983

 

 

 

19th Infidels recording session. Produced by Mark Knopfler and Bob Dylan.

 

 

1.

Neighborhood Bully

 

 

Bob Dylan (vocal & guitar), Mark Rivera (guitar), Ron Wood (guitar), Lawrence H Etkin (guitar), Bob Funk (trombone), Sly Dunbar (drums).

 

References

Michael Krogsgaard: Bob Dylan: The Recording Sessions (Part 6). The Bridge #2, Summer 1998, pp. 68-90.

Clinton Heylin: Bob Dylan. The Recording Sessions [1960 – 1994]. St. Martin’s Press December 1995, pp 149–154.

The Telegraph #49, page 119.

 

Stereo studio recordings.

 

Session info updated 18 August 2003.

 

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Bootlegs with material from the Infidels sessions

Don’t Fall Apart On Me Tonight. LP

Down In The Flood. Archivio ARC 005.

Down In The Flood. Kornyfone LP

Forty Miles From Nowhere. Toasted LP

Friend To The Martyr (Outfidels). Silver Rarities 44

Here I Am Again. LP

Idiot Wind. LP

Idiot Wind Again. LP

Infidels Sessions. Reference Recording BDY-014

Outfidels. LP

Robert and Sara. LP

Rough Cuts. Gold Standard 57119XK1 2CD

Seven Days. Smokin’ Pig LP

Toasted. The Australian Collection. Toasted LP