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People who want to hear Bob Dylan’s songs with unrecognisable melodies or lyrics usually have to see the great man in concert.
This album offers another option: 13 musicians from around the world make the songs strange, if not always rich.
A Burmese ‘I Want You’ is the easiest to decipher, amid a Nilotic ‘Tangled Up In Blue’ and a Rajasthani ‘Jokerman’ where the originals are mere points of departure.
From Another World: Songs Of Bob Dylan
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