Bob Dylan’s Blood on the Tracks


In 1975, Bob Dylan released "Blood on the Tracks," an album about relationship conflict that has since become a benchmark in his illustrious discography. Hosts Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot do a classic album dissection and talk to someone who played on the record and some music journalists about what makes it so iconic.

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Bob Dylan's "Blood on the Tracks"


To start their Classic Album Dissection, hosts Jim and Greg select their favorite songs from Bob Dylan's “Blood On The Tracks” and talk about the cultural context in which the album was released.


Then they revisit an interview with guitarist Kevin Odegard from 2001 about his unlikely participation in the “Blood On The Tracks” sessions in Minnesota and how he wasn’t properly credited for his work.

They conclude with a conversation with Paul Metsa and Rick Shefchik about their book “Blood in the Tracks: The Minnesota Musicians behind Dylan's Masterpiece.”

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