STILL ON THE ROAD

1990 LATE SUMMER TOUR OF NORTH AMERICA

                    

            

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AUGUST

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

12

Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Jubilee Auditorium

 

13

Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Jubilee Auditorium

 

15

Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Jubilee Auditorium

 

16

Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Jubilee Auditorium

 

18

George, Washington

Champs de Brionne Music Theater

 

19

Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

Memorial Arena

 

20

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Pacific Coliseum

 

21

Portland, Oregon

Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall

 

24

Pueblo, Colorado

Colorado State Fair Grandstand

 

26

Des Moines, Iowa

State Fair Grandstand

 

27

Merrillville, Indiana

Star Theatre

 

28

Merrillville, Indiana

Star Theatre

 

29

Falcon Heights, Minnesota

Minnesota State Fair

 

31

Lincoln, Nebraska

Bob Devaney Sports Arena, State Fair Park

 

 

 

 

 

SEPTEMBER

 

 

 

 

 

 

  1

Lampe, Missouri

Swiss Villa Amphitheater

 

  2

Hannibal, Missouri

Riverfront Theater

 

  4

Tulsa, Oklahoma

Riverpark Amphitheater

 

  5

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Civic Center

 

  6

Dallas, Texas

Fair Park Music Hall

 

  8

San Antonio, Texas

Sunken Garden Theater

 

  9

Austin, Texas

Palmer Auditorium

 

11

Santa , New Mexico

Paola Solerli Amphitheater

 

12

Mesa, Arizona

Mesa Amphitheater

 

 

 


 

11295

Unidentified Studio

 

Unidentified Location, U.S.A.

 

July-August 1990

 

 

 

Rehearsals before tour.

 

 

1.   In The Pines (Huddie "Leadbelly" Leadbetter)

2.   Man Of Constant Sorrow (trad. arr. by Bob Dylan)

3.   A Long Time A-Growin' (trad.)

4.   Hey La La (Hey La La) (McBride)

5.   Precious Memories (arr. by Bob Dylan)

6.   House Of Gold (Hank Williams)

7.   Peace In The Valley (Thomas A. Dorsey)

8.   Everybody's Rockin' (Neil Young)

9.   (Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay (Steve Cropper - Otis Redding)

10.   Stand By Me (Charles Albert Tindley)

11.   Moon River (Henry Mancini - Johnny Mercer)

12.   Shut Your Mouth

13.   Trouble

14.   On A Night Like This

15.   Eternal Circle

16.   Spanish Harlem Incident

17.   Heart Of Mine

18.   Had A Dream About You, Baby

19.   One More Cup Of Coffee (Valley Below)

20.   When Did You Leave Heaven? (W. Bullock - R. Whiting)

 

 

Bob Dylan (vocal, guitar & harmonica), G.E. Smith (guitar), Tony Garnier (bass), Christopher Parker (drums).

 

1–3  acoustic.

 

Note. There is no tape in circulation from this rehearsal.

 

Session info updated 13 April 2013.

 

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11300

Jubilee Auditorium

 

Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

 

12 August 1990

 

 

1.   Maggie's Farm

2.   Shelter From The Storm

3.   Stuck Inside Of Mobile With The Memphis Blues Again

4.   Nowhere Man (John Lennon/Paul McCartney)

5.   Masters Of War

6.   Gotta Serve Somebody

 

7.   Ballad Of Hollis Brown

8.   The Water Is Wide (trad.)

9.   Gates Of Eden

10.   Don't Think Twice, It's All Right

 

11.   Everything Is Broken

12.   Political World

13.   It Takes A Lot To Laugh, It Takes A Train To Cry

14.   In The Garden

15.   Like A Rolling Stone

                                              

 

16.   Blowin' In The Wind

17.   All Along The Watchtower

 

 

Concert # 211 of The Never-Ending Tour.  First concert of the 1990 Late Summer Tour Of North America.  1990 concert # 41.

 

Concert # 133 with the second G. E. Smith band: Bob Dylan (vocal & guitar), G. E. Smith (guitar), Tony Garnier (bass), Christopher Parker (drums).

 

7-10, 16 acoustic with the band.

 

2, 8, 10, 15, 16  Bob Dylan harmonica.

 

BobTalk:

 

Thank you! I want to do a John Lennon song. One of my favorite John Lennon songs for this special occasion.

(before Nowhere Man).

 

Thank you! Thank you! Here's a song ... ???? folk festival going on this weekend ... it's an old song, a folk song.

(before The Water Is Wide).

 

Here's a song from lates album, called Oh Mercy! (before Everything Is Broken).

 

Stereo audience recording, 80 minutes.

 

Session info updated 7 February 2001.

 

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11310

Jubilee Auditorium

 

Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

 

13 August 1990

 

 

1.   Maggie's Farm

2.   Shelter From The Storm

3.   No More One More Time (Troy Seals-Dave Kirby)

4.   Stuck Inside Of Mobile With The Memphis Blues Again

5.   Masters Of War

6.   Gotta Serve Somebody

 

7.   It's Alright, Ma (I'm Only Bleeding)

8.   It's All Over Now, Baby Blue

9.   Gates Of Eden

10.   Mr. Tambourine Man

 

11.    Everything Is Broken

12.    Queen Jane Approximately

13.    Political World

14.    All Along The Watchtower

15.    I Shall Be Released

16.    Like A Rolling Stone

 

 

17.    Blowin' In The Wind

18.    Highway 61 Revisited

 

 

Concert # 212 of The Never-Ending Tour. Second concert of the 1990 Late Summer Tour Of North America. .  1990 concert # 42.

 

Concert # 134 with the second G. E. Smith band: Bob Dylan (vocal & guitar), G. E. Smith (guitar), Tony Garnier (bass), Christopher Parker (drums).

 

7–10, 17 acoustic with the band.

 

2, 8, 10, 12, 17  Bob Dylan harmonica.

 

18  G. E. Smith (electric slide guitar)

 

BobTalk:

 

Here’s a song from my latest album called Oh Mercy! (before Everything Is Broken).

 

Here’s another song from Oh Mercy called Political World.

 

7 new songs (38%) compared to previous concert. 7 new songs for this tour.

 

Stereo audience recording, 95 minutes.

 

Session info updated 7 February 2001.

 

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11320

Jubilee Auditorium

 

Calgary, Alberta, Canada

 

15 August 1990

 

 

1.   Maggie's Farm

2.   Simple Twist Of Fate

3.   Early Morning Rain (Gordon Lightfoot)

4.   Stuck Inside Of Mobile With The Memphis Blues Again

5.   Masters Of War

6.   Gotta Serve Somebody

 

7.   It's Alright, Ma (I'm Only Bleeding)

8.   Girl From The North Country

9.   Desolation Row

10.   Don't Think Twice, It's All Right

 

11.   Everything Is Broken

12.   Tears Of Rage (Bob Dylan & Richard Manuel)

13.   Political World

14.   It Takes A Lot To Laugh, It Takes A Train To Cry

15.   I Shall Be Released

16.   Like A Rolling Stone

                                              

 

17.   Blowin' In The Wind

18.   All Along The Watchtower

 

 

Concert # 213 of The Never-Ending Tour.  Third concert of the 1990 Late Summer Tour Of North America. 1990 concert # 43.

 

Concert # 135 with the second G. E. Smith band: Bob Dylan (vocal & guitar), G. E. Smith (guitar), Tony Garnier (bass), Christopher Parker (drums).

 

7-10, 17 acoustic with the band.

 

2-6, 8, 10, 17 Bob Dylan harmonica.

 

Note. Desolation Row has the Titanic verse.

 

BobTalk:

 

Thank you! Here's a song off .... a request ... (before Tears Of Rage).

 

Thank you! This song Joan Baez always used to like. She said "keep singing this song, boy, and you're gonna be a star". (before Blowin' In The Wind).

 

7 new songs (38%) compared to previous concert. 5 new songs for this tour.

 

Stereo audience recording, 95 minutes.

 

Session info updated 24 February 2009.

 

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11330

Jubilee Auditorium

 

Calgary, Alberta, Canada

 

16 August 1990

 

 

1.   Maggie's Farm

2.   Lay Lady Lay

3.   Ballad Of A Thin Man

4.   Stuck Inside Of Mobile With The Memphis Blues Again

5.   Masters Of War

6.   Gotta Serve Somebody

 

7.   Don't Think Twice, It's All Right

8.   Gates Of Eden

9.   Mr. Tambourine Man

10.   One Too Many Mornings

 

11.   Everything Is Broken

12.   I Believe In You

13.   All Along The Watchtower

14.   What Good Am I?

15.   I Shall Be Released

16.   Like A Rolling Stone

                                               

 

17.   Blowin' In The Wind

18.   Highway 61 Revisited

 

 

Concert # 214 of The Never-Ending Tour.  Concert # 4 of the 1990 Late Summer Tour Of North America. 1990 concert # 44.

 

Concert # 136 with the second G. E. Smith band: Bob Dylan (vocal & guitar), G. E. Smith (guitar), Tony Garnier (bass), Christopher Parker (drums).

 

7-10, 17 acoustic with the band.

 

1-3, 7, 9, 10, 14, 17  Bob Dylan harmonica.

 

18  G.E. Smith (electric slide guitar).

 

BobTalk:

 

Everybody's told that the Devil is buried in Stonehenge. That's what has inspired this song. (before Gotta Serve Somebody).

 

This is a song from my last record called Oh Mercy. (before Everything Is Broken).

 

8 new songs (44%) compared to previous concert. 5 new songs for this tour.

 

Stereo audience recording, 85 minutes.

 

Session info updated 24 February 2009.

 

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11340

Champs de Brionne Music Theater

 

George, Washington

 

18 August 1990

 

 

                         1.  Maggie's Farm

                         2.  Shelter From The Storm

                         3.  Sitting On The Dock Of The Bay (Steve Cropper/Otis Redding)

                         4.  Stuck Inside Of Mobile With The Memphis Blues Again

                         5.  Masters Of War

                         6.  Gotta Serve Somebody

 

                         7.  Man Of Constant Sorrow (trad. arr. Bob Dylan)

                         8.  Gates Of Eden

                         9.  Don't Think Twice, It's All Right

                       10.  It's Alright, Ma (I'm Only Bleeding)

 

                       11.  Everything Is Broken

                       12.  I Believe In You

                       13.  All Along The Watchtower

                       14.  Shooting Star

                       15.  I Shall Be Released

                       16.  Like A Rolling Stone

 

 

                       17.  Blowin' In The Wind

                       18.  Highway 61 Revisited

 

 

Concert # 215 of The Never-Ending Tour.  Concert # 5 of the 1990 Late Summer Tour Of North America. 1990 concert # 45.

 

Concert # 137 with the second G. E. Smith band: Bob Dylan (vocal & guitar), G. E. Smith (guitar), Tony Garnier (bass), Christopher Parker (drums).

 

7-10, 17 acoustic with the band.

 

2-5, 9-11, 14, 17  Bob Dylan harmonica.

 

17  G.E. Smith (acoustic slide guitar).

 

18  G.E. Smith (electric slide guitar).

 

BobTalk:

 

..... my last album. It came out a while back, called Oh Mercy. Anyway, this is a song from that album. (before Everything Is Broken)

 

5 new songs (27%) compared to previous concert. 3 new songs for this tour.

 

Stereo audience recording, 85 minutes.

 

Session info updated 7 February 2001.

 

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11350

Memorial Arena

 

Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

 

19 August 1990

 

 

1.   Maggie's Farm

2.   Shelter From The Storm

3.   Positively 4th Street

4.   Stuck Inside Of Mobile With The Memphis Blues Again

5.   Masters Of War

6.   Gotta Serve Somebody

 

7.   Man Of Constant Sorrow (trad. arr. Bob Dylan)

8.   Don't Think Twice, It's All Right

9.   Gates Of Eden

10.   Mr. Tambourine Man

11.   Boots Of Spanish Leather

 

12.   Everything Is Broken

13.   I Believe In You

14.   All Along The Watchtower

15.   I Shall Be Released

16.   Like A Rolling Stone

                                              

 

17.   Blowin' In The Wind

18.   Highway 61 Revisited

 

 

Concert # 216 of The Never-Ending Tour.  Concert # 6 of the 1990 Late Summer Tour Of North America. 1990 concert # 46.

 

Concert # 138 with the second G. E. Smith band: Bob Dylan (vocal & guitar), G. E. Smith (guitar), Tony Garnier (bass), Christopher Parker (drums)  and Steve Bruton (guitar),

 

7-11, 17 acoustic with the band.

 

2, 7, 8, 9-13, 16, 17  Bob Dylan harmonica.

 

18  G.E. Smith (electric slide guitar).

 

3 new songs (16%) compared to previous concert. 2 new songs for this tour.

 

Stereo audience recording, 85 minutes.

 

Session info updated 7 February 2001.

 

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11360

Pacific Coliseum

 

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

 

20 August 1990

 

 

1.   Maggie's Farm

2.   Shelter From The Storm

3.   Ballad Of A Thin Man

4.   Stuck Inside Of Mobile With The Memphis Blues Again

5.   Masters Of War

6.   Gotta Serve Somebody

 

7.   Man Of Constant Sorrow (trad. arr. Bob Dylan)

8.   Don't Think Twice, It's All Right

9.   It's Alright, Ma (I'm Only Bleeding)

10.   Girl From The North Country

11.   It's All Over Now, Baby Blue

 

12.   Everything Is Broken

13.   I Believe In You

14.   All Along The Watchtower

15.   Shooting Star

16.   I Shall Be Released

17.   Like A Rolling Stone

                                              

 

18.   Blowin' In The Wind

19.   Highway 61 Revisited

 

 

Concert # 217 of The Never-Ending Tour.  Concert # 7 of the 1990 Late Summer Tour Of North America. 1990 concert # 47.

 

Concert # 139 with the second G. E. Smith band: Bob Dylan (vocal & guitar), G. E. Smith (guitar), Tony Garnier (bass), Christopher Parker (drums).

 

Steve Bruton (guitar).

 

7-11, 18 acoustic with the band.

 

2, 3, 8, 10, 11, 13, 15, 17, 18  Bob Dylan harmonica.

 

19  G.E. Smith (electric slide guitar).

 

5 new songs (26%) compared to previous concert. No new songs for this tour.

 

Stereo audience recording, 90 minutes.

 

Session info updated 7 February 2001.

 

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11370

Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall

 

Portland, Oregon

 

21 August 1990

 

 

1.   Subterranean Homesick Blues

2.   I Want You

3.   You're A Big Girl Now

4.   Masters Of War

5.   I'll Be Your Baby Tonight

6.   Gotta Serve Somebody

 

7.   John Brown

8.   Song To Woody

9.   Lakes Of Pontchartrain (trad.)

10.   It Ain't Me, Babe

 

11.   Rainy Day Women # 12 & 35

12.   All Along The Watchtower

13.   I'll Remember You

14.   What Good Am I?

15.   In The Garden

16.   Like A Rolling Stone

                                              

 

17.   Blowin' In The Wind

18.   Highway 61 Revisited

 

 

Concert # 218 of The Never-Ending Tour.  Concert # 8 of the 1990 Late Summer Tour Of North America. 1990 concert # 48.

 

Concert # 140 with the second G. E. Smith band: Bob Dylan (vocal & guitar), G. E. Smith (guitar), Tony Garnier (bass), Christopher Parker (drums).

 

Steve Bruton (guitar).

 

7-10, 17 acoustic with the band.

 

2, 3, 8-10, 13, 16, 17  Bob Dylan harmonica.

 

18  G.E. Smith (electric slide guitar).

 

Note. Second and last performance of Lakes Of Pontchartrain 1990.

 

12 new songs (66%) compared to previous concert. 10 new songs for this tour.

 

Stereo audience recording, 80 minutes.

 

Session info updated 7 February 2001.

 

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11380

Colorado State Fair Grandstand

 

Pueblo, Colorado

 

24 August 1990

 

 

1.   Silvio (Bob Dylan & Robert Hunter)

2.   I'll Remember You

3.   Shelter From The Storm

4.   Stuck Inside Of Mobile With The Memphis Blues Again

5.   Masters Of War

6.   Gotta Serve Somebody

 

7.   It's Alright, Ma (I'm Only Bleeding)

8.   Don't Think Twice, It's All Right

9.   Desolation Row

10.   It Ain't Me, Babe

 

11.   Everything Is Broken

12.   Just Like A Woman

13.   All Along The Watchtower

14.   What Good Am I?

15.   I Shall Be Released

16.   Like A Rolling Stone

                                              

 

17.   Blowin' In The Wind

18.   Highway 61 Revisited

 

 

Concert # 219 of The Never-Ending Tour.  Concert # 9 of the 1990 Late Summer Tour Of North America. 1990 concert # 49.

 

Concert # 141 with the second G. E. Smith band: Bob Dylan (vocal & guitar), G. E. Smith (guitar), Tony Garnier (bass), Christopher Parker (drums).

 

Steve Bruton (guitar).

 

4-8  omit G.E. Smith.

 

7-10, 17 acoustic with the band.

 

2, 3, 8, 10, 12, 16, 17  Bob Dylan harmonica.

 

1  G.E. Smith (back-up vocal).

 

18  G.E. Smith (electric slide guitar).

 

9 new songs (50%) compared to previous concert. 2 new songs for this tour.

 

Stereo audience recording, 80 minutes.

 

Session info updated 7 February 2001.

 

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11390

State Fair Grandstand

 

Des Moines, Iowa

 

26 August 1990

 

 

1.   Maggie's Farm

2.   I Believe In You

3.   I Want You

4.   Masters Of War

5.   Ballad Of A Thin Man

6.   Gotta Serve Somebody

 

7.   Mr. Tambourine Man

8.   Girl From The North Country

9.   Desolation Row

10.   Don't Think Twice, It's All Right

 

11.   Everything Is Broken

12.   All Along The Watchtower

13.   I'll Remember You

14.   Shooting Star

15.   Let's Learn To Live And Love Again (Jimmy Rule, David Briggs)

16.   I Shall Be Released

17.   Like A Rolling Stone

                                               

 

18.   Blowin' In The Wind

19.   Highway 61 Revisited

 

 

Concert # 220 of The Never-Ending Tour.  Concert # 10 of the 1990 Late Summer Tour Of North America. 1990 concert # 50.

 

Concert # 142 with the second G. E. Smith band: Bob Dylan (vocal & guitar), G. E. Smith (guitar), Tony Garnier (bass), Christopher Parker (drums).

 

Steve Bruton (guitar).

 

7-10, 18 acoustic with the band.

3, 5, 7, 8, 10, 13-18  Bob Dylan harmonica.

19  G.E. Smith (electric slide guitar).

 

BobTalk

George Michael got a new song out now called Playing For Time. This is my version of Georgie's new song. (before Masters Of War).

Thank you! Some people say that the Devil is buried in Stonehenge. Well, maybe he is, maybe he's not. You're buried here! (before Gotta Serve Somebody).

Joan Baez first heard this song a long time ago. She said "you keep singing that and you're gonna be a star!" (before Blowin' In The Wind).

 

Reference. Concert Notes, article by Mike Savage, Look Back #26 (Fall 1990), page 32.

 

Notes

8 new songs (42%) compared to previous concert. 1 new song for this tour.

Stereo audience recording, 85 minutes.

 

Session info updated 14 August 2014.

 

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11400

Star Theatre

 

Merrillville, Indiana

 

27 August 1990

 

 

1.   Maggie's Farm

2.   I Want You

3.   Simple Twist Of Fate

4.   Stuck Inside Of Mobile With The Memphis Blues Again

5.   Masters Of War

6.   Man Of Peace

 

7.   Desolation Row

8.   Gates Of Eden

9.   It's Alright, Ma (I'm Only Bleeding)

10.   It Ain't Me, Babe

 

11.   Rainy Day Women # 12 & 35

12.   Moon River (Henry Mancini/Johnny Mercer)

13.   Friend Of The Devil (Jerry Garcia/Robert Hunter/John Dawson)

14.   All Along The Watchtower

15.   I Shall Be Released

16.   Like A Rolling Stone

                                              

 

17.   Blowin' In The Wind

18.   Highway 61 Revisited

 

 

Concert # 221 of The Never-Ending Tour.  Concert # 11 of the 1990 Late Summer Tour Of North America. 1990 concert # 51.

 

Concert # 143 with the second G. E. Smith band: Bob Dylan (vocal & guitar), G. E. Smith (guitar), Tony Garnier (bass), Christopher Parker (drums).

 

Steve Bruton (guitar).

 

7-10, 17 acoustic with the band.

 

2, 3, 10, 17  Bob Dylan harmonica.

 

18  G.E. Smith (electric slide guitar).

 

Notes.

J  Only known version of Moon River.

J  First Friend Of The Devil.

J  Moon River was dedicated to Stevie Ray Vaughan who died in a helicopter crash the night before after having played at an Eric Clapton concert in Alpine Valley.

 

BobTalk:

 

Everybody here knows about Stevie so ... So this one's for Stevie. Wherever you are Stevie. (plays Moon River).

 

Reference. Concert Notes, article by Mike Savage, Look Back #26 (Fall 1990), page 32.

 

9 new songs (50%) compared to previous concert. 3 new songs for this tour.

 

Stereo audience recording, 75 minutes.

 

Session info updated 7 February 2001.

 

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11410

Star Theatre

 

Merrillville, Indiana

 

28 August 1990

 

 

1.   To Be Alone With You

2.   Positively 4th Street

3.   All Along The Watchtower

4.   Silvio (Bob Dylan & Robert Hunter)

5.   Tears Of Rage (Bob Dylan & Richard Manuel)

6.   Gotta Serve Somebody

 

7.   Song To Woody

8.   It's All Over Now, Baby Blue

9.   Mr. Tambourine Man

10.   The Lonesome Death Of Hattie Carroll

 

11.   Rainy Day Women # 12 & 35

12.   I've Been All Around This World (trad.)

13.   It Takes A Lot To Laugh, It Takes A Train To Cry

14.   Stand By Me (Charles Albert Tindley)

15.   I Shall Be Released

16.   Like A Rolling Stone

                                              

 

17.   Barbara Allen (trad.)

18.   Highway 61 Revisited

 

 

Concert # 222 of The Never-Ending Tour.  Concert # 12 of the 1990 Late Summer Tour Of North America. 1990 concert # 52.

 

Concert # 144 with the second G. E. Smith band: Bob Dylan (vocal & guitar), G. E. Smith (guitar), Tony Garnier (bass), Christopher Parker (drums).

 

Steve Bruton (guitar).

 

7-10  acoustic with the band.

 

17  Bob Dylan (vocal, guitar, harmonica), G.E. Smith (guitar).

 

1, 4, 5, 7-10, 17  Bob Dylan harmonica.

 

4  G.E. Smith (back-up vocal).

 

18  G.E. Smith (electric slide guitar).

 

Note. Only known live Bob Dylan version of Stand By Me.

 

13 new songs (72%) compared to previous concert. 5 new songs for this tour.

 

Stereo audience recording, 85 minutes.

 

Session info updated 13 April 2013.

 

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11420

Minnesota State Fair

 

Falcon Heights, Minnesota

 

29 August 1990

 

 

1.   Marines’ Hymn (Jacques Offenbach)

2.   Silvio (Bob Dylan & Robert Hunter)

3.   Masters Of War

4.   Lay Lady Lay

5.   Stuck Inside Of Mobile With The Memphis Blues Again

6.   Gotta Serve Somebody

 

7.   Ballad Of Hollis Brown

8.   The Times They Are A-Changin'

9.   Don't Think Twice, It's All Right

10.   Song To Woody

 

11.   Rainy Day Women # 12 & 35

12.   Friend Of The Devil (Jerry Garcia/Robert Hunter/John Dawson)

13.   Joey (Bob Dylan & Jacques Levy)

14.   All Along The Watchtower

15.   Simple Twist Of Fate

16.   Like A Rolling Stone

                                              

 

17.   Blowin' In The Wind

18.   Highway 61 Revisited

 

 

Concert # 223 of The Never-Ending Tour.  Concert # 13 of the 1990 Late Summer Tour Of North America. 1990 concert # 53.

 

Concert # 145 with the second G. E. Smith band: Bob Dylan (vocal & guitar), G. E. Smith (guitar), Tony Garnier (bass), Christopher Parker (drums).

 

Steve Bruton (guitar).

 

1  short instrumental.

 

7-10, 17 acoustic with the band.

 

2, 4, 8-10, 15-17  Bob Dylan harmonica.

 

2  G.E. Smith (back-up vocal).

 

18  G.E. Smith (electric slide guitar).

 

Note. First Joey since Toad's in January.

 

Reference. Concert Notes, article by Mike Savage, Look Back #26 (Fall 1990), page 32.

 

11 new songs (61%) compared to previous concert. 3 new songs for this tour.

 

Stereo audience recording, 75 minutes.

 

Session info updated 13 April 2013.

 

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11430

Bob Devaney Sports Center

 

State Fair Park

 

Lincoln, Nebraska

 

31 August 1990

 

 

1.   Marines’ Hymn (Jacques Offenbach)

2.   Tangled Up In Blue

3.   Silvio (Bob Dylan & Robert Hunter)

4.   Masters Of War

5.   Just Like A Woman

6.   Man Of Peace

 

7.   It's All Over Now, Baby Blue

8.   John Brown

9.   One Too Many Mornings

10.   Mr. Tambourine Man

 

11.   Rainy Day Women # 12 & 35

12.   I've Been All Around This World (trad.)

13.   All Along The Watchtower

14.   Shooting Star

15.   I Shall Be Released

16.   Like A Rolling Stone

                                               

 

17.   Blowin' In The Wind

18.   Highway 61 Revisited

 

 

Concert # 224 of The Never-Ending Tour.  Concert # 14 of the 1990 Late Summer Tour Of North America. 1990 concert # 54.

 

Concert # 146 with the second G. E. Smith band: Bob Dylan (vocal & guitar), G. E. Smith (guitar), Tony Garnier (bass), Christopher Parker (drums).

 

Miles Joseph (guitar).

 

1  short instrumental.

 

7-10, 17 acoustic with the band.

 

2, 5, 7, 10, 14, 16, 17  Bob Dylan harmonica.

 

3  G.E. Smith (back-up vocal).

 

18  G.E. Smith (back-up vocal).

 

BobTalk:

 

Thank you! Anybody want to come up and sing? ... Guess not. (after Shooting Star).

 

10 new songs (55%) compared to previous concert. 1 new song for this tour.

 

Stereo audience recording, 80 minutes.

 

Session info updated 13 April 2013.

 

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11440

Swiss Villa Amphitheater

 

Lampe, Missouri

 

1 September 1990

 

 

                         1.  Marines’ Hymn (Jacques Offenbach)

                         2.  Tangled Up In Blue

                         3.  Ballad Of A Thin Man

                         4.  Silvio (Bob Dylan & Robert Hunter)

                         5.  Masters Of War

                         6.  I'll Remember You

                         7.  Gotta Serve Somebody

 

                         8.  Love Minus Zero/No Limit

                         9.  Desolation Row

                       10.  Gates Of Eden

                       11.  Don't Think Twice, It's All Right

 

                       12.  Rainy Day Women # 12 & 35

                       13.  I Believe In You

                       14.  All Along The Watchtower

                       15.  What Good Am I?

                       16.  I Shall Be Released

                       17.  Like A Rolling Stone

 

 

                       18.  Blowin' In The Wind

                       19.  Maggie's Farm

 

 

Concert # 225 of The Never-Ending Tour.  Concert # 15 of the 1990 Late Summer Tour Of North America. 1990 concert # 55.

 

Concert # 147 with the second G. E. Smith band: Bob Dylan (vocal & guitar), G. E. Smith (guitar), Miles Joseph (guitar), Tony Garnier (bass), Christopher Parker (drums).

 

1  short instrumental.

 

8-11, 18 acoustic with the band.

 

2-4, 6, 8, 11, 15, 17, 18  Bob Dylan harmonica.

 

4  G.E. Smith (back-up vocal).

 

10 new songs (52%) compared to previous concert. 1 new song for this tour.

 

BobTalk:

 

Well, people say that the Devil is buried at Stonehenge (?). Well, maybe he is, maybe he ain't, but ... (before Gotta Serve Somebody).

 

Joan Baez always used to say, "you go on singing that song, boy, you're gonna be a star". Here's the song she was talking about. (before Blowin' In The Wind).

 

Reference. Concert Notes, article by Mike Savage, Look Back #26 (Fall 1990), page 32.

 

Stereo audience recording, 90 minutes.

 

Session info updated 13 April 2013.

 

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11450

Riverfront Amphitheater

 

Hannibal, Missouri

 

2 September 1990

 

 

1.   Absolutely Sweet Marie

2.   Tomorrow Is A Long Time

3.   I Want You

4.   Stuck Inside Of Mobile With The Memphis Blues Again

5.   Masters Of War

6.   Man Of Peace

 

7.   Man Of Constant Sorrow (trad. arr. Bob Dylan)

8.   Trail Of The Buffalo (trad. arr. Woody Guthrie)

9.   Mama, You Been On My Mind

10.   Boots Of Spanish Leather

 

11.   Pledging My Time

12.   Man In The Long Black Coat

13.   Silvio (Bob Dylan & Robert Hunter)

14.   In The Garden

15.   I Shall Be Released

16.   Like A Rolling Stone

                                              

 

17.   The Times They Are A-Changin'

18.   Highway 61 Revisited

 

 

Concert # 226 of The Never-Ending Tour.  Concert # 16 of the 1990 Late Summer Tour Of North America. 1990 concert # 56.

 

Concert # 148 with the second G. E. Smith band: Bob Dylan (vocal & guitar), G. E. Smith (guitar), Tony Garnier (bass), Christopher Parker (drums).

 

Miles Joseph (guitar).

 

7-10, 17 acoustic with the band.

 

1-3, 7, 9, 10, 13, 17  Bob Dylan harmonica.

 

13  G.E. Smith (back-up vocal).

 

18  G.E. Smith (electric slide guitar).

 

BobTalk:

 

Some people say the Devil is buried in Stonehenge. That may or may not be true. (before Man Of Peace).

 

This is one of my early songs about a very famous highway.

 

Thank you! On behalf of me and my band. Thank you everybody! (after Highway 61 Revisited).

 

Notes.

J  Sound man was arrested before the show for "unnecessary noise" during the support act! First four songs were played via the musicians monitors only.

J  One of three 1990 performances of Pledging My Time.

J  First electric Tomorrow Is A long Time 1990.

J  Only acoustic version with the band of Mama, You Been On My Mind 1990.

 

Reference. Concert Notes, article by Mike Savage, Look Back #26 (Fall 1990), page 32.

 

14 new songs (77%) compared to previous concert. 6 new songs for this tour.

 

Stereo audience recording, 85 minutes.

 

Session info updated 7 February 2001.

 

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11460

Riverpark Amphitheater

 

Tulsa, Oklahoma

 

4 September 1990

 

 

1.   Most Likely You Go Your Way (And I'll Go Mine)

2.   I Believe In You

3.   Tomorrow Is A Long Time

4.   All Along The Watchtower

5.   Masters Of War

6.   Man Of Peace

 

7.   It's All Over Now, Baby Blue

8.   It's Alright, Ma (I'm Only Bleeding)

9.   Trail Of The Buffalo (trad. arr. Woody Guthrie)

10.   It Ain't Me, Babe

 

11.   Rainy Day Women # 12 & 35

12.   Every Grain Of Sand

13.   Stuck Inside Of Mobile With The Memphis Blues Again

14.   I Shall Be Released

15.   Like A Rolling Stone

                                               

 

16.   Blowin' In The Wind

17.   Highway 61 Revisited

 

 

Concert # 227 of The Never-Ending Tour.  Concert # 17 of the 1990 Late Summer Tour Of North America. 1990 concert # 57.

 

Concert # 149 with the second G. E. Smith band: Bob Dylan (vocal & guitar), G. E. Smith (guitar), Tony Garnier (bass), Christopher Parker (drums).

 

Steve Ripley (guitar).

 

7-10, 16 acoustic with the band.

 

2, 7, 10, 12, 16  Bob Dylan harmonica.

 

18  G.E. Smith (electric slide guitar).

 

BobTalk:

 

Thank You! Nice to be back in my home town again! (before I Believe In You).

 

9 new songs (52%) compared to previous concert. 2 new songs for this tour.

 

Stereo audience recording, 85 minutes.

 

Session info updated 7 February 2001.

 

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11470

Civic Center

 

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

 

5 September 1990

 

 

1.   Ol' Mac Donald (trad.)

2.   Silvio (Bob Dylan & Robert Hunter)

3.   Man In The Long Black Coat

4.   I Want You

5.   Masters Of War

6.   Just Like A Woman

7.   Gotta Serve Somebody

 

8.   Girl From The North Country

9.   Trail Of The Buffalo (trad. arr. Woody Guthrie)

10.   Mr. Tambourine Man

11.   Gates Of Eden

 

12.   Everything Is Broken

13.   Every Grain Of Sand

14.   All Along The Watchtower

15.   Shooting Star

16.   I Shall Be Released

17.   Like A Rolling Stone

                                               

 

18.   Blowin' In The Wind

19.   Highway 61 Revisited

 

 

Concert # 228 of The Never-Ending Tour.  Concert # 18 of the 1990 Late Summer Tour Of North America. 1990 concert # 58.

 

Concert # 150 with the second G. E. Smith band: Bob Dylan (vocal & guitar), G. E. Smith (guitar), Tony Garnier (bass), Christopher Parker (drums).

 

Steve Ripley (guitar).

 

1  short instrumental.

 

8, 9 acoustic with the band.

 

10, 11, 18 probably acoustic with the band.

 

2, 4, 6, 8  Bob Dylan harmonica.

 

2  G.E. Smith (back-up vocal).

 

19  G.E. Smith (probably electric slide guitar).

 

BobTalk:

 

A lot of people say the Devil is buried in Stonehenge. Well, that may or may not be true, but ???? (before Gotta Serve Somebody).

 

It's nice to back in my old home town! (before Girl From The North Country).

 

Note. 10-19 is not known to be in circulation.

 

11 new songs (57%) compared to previous concert. 1 new song for this tour.

 

1-9  stereo audience recording, 35 minutes.

 

Session info updated 7 February 2001.

 

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11480

Fair Park Music Hall

 

Dallas, Texas

 

6 September 1990

 

 

1.   Ol' Mac Donald (trad.)

2.   Silvio (Bob Dylan & Robert Hunter)

3.   Man In The Long Black Coat

4.   Willing (Lowell George)

5.   Masters Of War

6.   I'll Remember You

7.   Man Of Peace

 

8.   It's Alright, Ma (I'm Only Bleeding)

9.   Trail Of The Buffalo (trad. arr. Woody Guthrie)

10.   Gates Of Eden

11.   Mr. Tambourine Man

 

12.   Rainy Day Women # 12 & 35

13.   Every Grain Of Sand

14.   All Along The Watchtower

15.   What Good Am I?

16.   In The Garden

17.   Like A Rolling Stone

                                              

 

18.   Blowin' In The Wind

19.   Highway 61 Revisited

 

 

Concert # 229 of The Never-Ending Tour.  Concert # 19 of the 1990 Late Summer Tour Of North America. 1990 concert # 59.

 

Concert # 151 with the second G. E. Smith band: Bob Dylan (vocal & guitar), G. E. Smith (guitar), Tony Garnier (bass), Christopher Parker (drums).

 

Steve Ripley (guitar).

 

1  short instrumental.

 

8-11, 18 acoustic with the band.

 

4, 6, 11, 13, 15, 18  Bob Dylan harmonica.

 

2  G.E. Smith (back-up vocal).

 

19  G.E. Smith (electric slide guitar).

 

Note. First version of Little Feat's Willing.

 

BobTalk:

 

Thank You!! George Michael's got a new song out called Playing For Time. This is my version of Georgie's new song. (before Masters Of War).

 

Some people say that the Devil is buried in Stonehenge. That's over in Britain. That may or may not be true. He ain't buried here though. (before Man Of Peace).

 

Thank You! Lots of worse ways to go than by guillotine ... (after It's Alright. Ma).

 

Here's my religious song for the evening. (before In The Garden).

 

Thank you everybody! On behalf of me and my band. Thank you everybody! (after Like A Rolling Stone).

 

It's always a pleasure to come back and play in your home town! (before Blowin' In The Wind).

 

7 new songs (36%) compared to previous concert. 1 new song for this tour.

 

Stereo audience recording, 90 minutes.

 

Session info updated 7 February 2001.

 

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11490

Sunken Garden Theater

 

San Antonio, Texas

 

8 September 1990

 

 

1.   Marines’ Hymn (Jacques Offenbach)

2.   Silvio (Bob Dylan & Robert Hunter)

3.   Man In The Long Black Coat

4.   Willing (Lowell George)

5.   Masters Of War

6.   I Believe In You

7.   Gotta Serve Somebody

 

8.   It's Alright, Ma (I'm Only Bleeding)

9.   Gates Of Eden

10.   Mr. Tambourine Man

11.   It Ain't Me, Babe

 

12.   Rainy Day Women # 12 & 35

13.   Every Grain Of Sand

14.   All Along The Watchtower

15.   Friend Of The Devil (Jerry Garcia/Robert Hunter/John Dawson)

16.   I Shall Be Released

17.   Like A Rolling Stone

                                               

 

18.   Blowin' In The Wind

19.   Highway 61 Revisited

 

 

Concert # 230 of The Never-Ending Tour.  Concert # 20 of the 1990 Late Summer Tour Of North America. 1990 concert # 60.

 

Concert # 152 with the second G. E. Smith band: Bob Dylan (vocal & guitar), G. E. Smith (guitar), Tony Garnier (bass), Christopher Parker (drums).

 

Steve Ripley (guitar).

 

1  short instrumental.

 

8-11, 18 acoustic with the band.

 

2, 4, 6, 10, 11, 13, 15, 18  Bob Dylan harmonica.

 

2  G.E. Smith (back-up vocal).

 

19  G.E. Smith (electric slide guitar).

 

BobTalk:

 

George Michael got a new song out now called Playing For Time. This is my version of Georgie's new song. (before Masters Of War).

 

This is an old song of mine. Jerry Jeff Walker used to listen to it. He used to say "keep singing this song, boy, and you're gonna be a star!" (before It Ain't Me, Babe).

 

6 new songs (31%) compared to previous concert. No new songs for this tour.

 

Stereo audience recording, 85 minutes.

 

Session info updated 7 February 2001.

 

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11500

Palmer Auditorium

 

Austin, Texas

 

9 September 1990

 

 

1.   Marines’ Hymn (Jacques Offenbach)

2.   Tangled Up In Blue

3.   Man In The Long Black Coat

4.   Willing (Lowell George)

5.   Masters Of War

6.   I Want You

7.   Man Of Peace

 

8.   It's Alright, Ma (I'm Only Bleeding)

9.   Gates Of Eden

10.   Desolation Row

11.   One Too Many Mornings

 

12.   Pledging My Time

13.   Every Grain Of Sand

14.   All Along The Watchtower

15.   Just Like Tom Thumb's Blues

16.   Shooting Star

17.   Like A Rolling Stone

                                               

 

18.   Blowin' In The Wind

19.   Highway 61 Revisited

 

 

Concert # 231 of The Never-Ending Tour.  Concert # 21 of the 1990 Late Summer Tour Of North America. 1990 concert # 61.

 

Concert # 153 with the second G. E. Smith band: Bob Dylan (vocal & guitar), G. E. Smith (guitar), Tony Garnier (bass), Christopher Parker (drums).

 

Steve Ripley (guitar).

 

1  short instrumental.

 

8-11, 18 acoustic with the band.

 

2, 4, 6, 11, 13, 18  Bob Dylan harmonica.

 

19  G.E. Smith (electric slide guitar).

 

Note. Only Tom Thumb's Blues during 1990.

 

BobTalk:

 

Did you see Little Feat the other night? They asked me to play this song. (before Willing).

 

It's nice to be back in my home town at last! (before One Too Many Mornings).

 

All right! This is a song Jerry Jeff Walker used to listen to, saying "keep singing this song, boy, and you're gonna be a star!" (before Blowin' In The Wind).

 

8 new songs (42%) compared to previous concert. 1 new song for this tour.

 

Stereo audience recording, 90 minutes.

 

Session info updated 13 April 2013.

 

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11510

Paola Solerli Amphitheater

 

Santa , New Mexico

 

11 September 1990

 

 

                         1.  Marines’ Hymn (Jacques Offenbach)

                         2.  Tangled Up In Blue

                         3.  Simple Twist Of Fate

                         4.  Friend Of The Devil (Jerry Garcia/Robert Hunter/John Dawson)

                         5.  Ballad Of A Thin Man

                         6.  Masters Of War

                         7.  Man Of Peace

 

                         8.  It's All Over Now, Baby Blue

                         9.  One Too Many Mornings

                       10.  A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall

                       11.  Don't Think Twice, It's All Right

 

                       12.  Rainy Day Women # 12 & 35

                       13.  Man In The Long Black Coat

                       14.  All Along The Watchtower

                       15.  Just Like A Woman

                       16.  I Shall Be Released

                       17.  Like A Rolling Stone

 

 

                       18.  Blowin' In The Wind

                       19.  Highway 61 Revisited

 

 

Concert # 232 of The Never-Ending Tour.  Concert # 22 of the 1990 Late Summer Tour Of North America. 1990 concert # 62.

 

Concert # 154 with the second G. E. Smith band: Bob Dylan (vocal & guitar), Cesar Diaz (guitar), G. E. Smith (guitar), Tony Garnier (bass), Christopher Parker (drums).

 

1  short instrumental.

 

8-11, 18 acoustic with the band.

 

2, 3-5, 8, 9, 11, 15, 17, 18  Bob Dylan harmonica.

 

19  G.E. Smith (electric slide guitar).

 

9 new songs (47%) compared to previous concert. 1 new song for this tour.

 

BobTalk:

 

Here's my philosophical song for tonight. (before Man In The Long Black Coat).

 

This is a song that Joan Baez always liked a lot. She used to say: "keep singing that song, boy, and you're gonna be a star".  (before Blowin' In The Wind).

 

Stereo audience recording, 95 minutes.

 

Session info updated 13 April 2013.

 

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11520

Mesa Amphitheater

 

Mesa, Arizona

 

12 September 1990     

 

 

1.   Marines’ Hymn (Jacques Offenbach)

2.   Masters Of War

3.   Tomorrow Is A Long Time

4.   Man In The Long Black Coat

5.   Watching The River Flow

6.   Simple Twist Of Fate

7.   Gotta Serve Somebody

 

8.   John Brown

9.   Song To Woody

10.   Mr. Tambourine Man

11.   Boots Of Spanish Leather

 

12.   Silvio (Bob Dylan & Robert Hunter)

13.   Tears Of Rage (Bob Dylan & Richard Manuel)

14.   All Along The Watchtower

15.   Willing (Lowell George)

16.   Maggie's Farm

17.   Like A Rolling Stone

                                              

 

18.   Blowin' In The Wind

19.   Highway 61 Revisited

 

 

Concert # 233 of The Never-Ending Tour.  Concert # 23 of the 1990 Late Summer Tour Of North America. 1990 concert # 63.

 

Concert # 155 with the second G. E. Smith band: Bob Dylan (vocal & guitar), G. E. Smith (guitar), Tony Garnier (bass), Christopher Parker (drums).

 

Cesar Diaz (guitar).

 

1  short instrumental.

 

8-11, 18 acoustic with the band.

 

3, 5, 6, 9-11, 15, 18  Bob Dylan harmonica.

 

12  G.E. Smith (back-up vocal).

 

19  G.E. Smith (electric slide guitar).

 

Note. No talking between songs during this excellent show!

 

11 new songs (57%) compared to previous concert. 1 new song for this tour.

 

Stereo audience recording, 90 minutes.

 

Session info updated 13 April 2013.

 

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