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The Basement Tapes

Year: 1975
Produced by: Bob Dylan & The Band
4/5
24 of 24 songs rated
1076 ratings in total
Originally released as one of rock history's most famous bootlegs. It was recorded with The Band in the basement of the house "Big Pink" in Woodstock 1967. 8 years later some of the over 100 recorded demos have been released officially on this album, some overdubbed or re-recorded by Robbie Robertson.
In 2009 Sony/Legacy released a remastered Digipak version of this album. Finally in 2014 a fully restored compilation of all original recordings was released: "The Basement Tapes Complete".
Musicians: Rick Danko (bass, mandolin, voc), Levon Helm (drums, mandolin, bass, voc), Garth Hudson (org, clavinette, acc, sax), Richard Manuel (piano, drums, harm, voc), Robbie Robertson (guit, drums, voc)

Track Song Ratings
1 Odds and Ends (Bob Dylan)
3.9/5
39 votes
1 comment
2 Orange Juice Blues (Blues for Breakfast) (Manuel)
3.1/5
31 votes
3 Million Dollar Bash (Bob Dylan)
 Single  
4.3/5
54 votes
4 Yazoo Street Scandal (Robertson)
3/5
29 votes
5 Goin' to Acapulco (Bob Dylan)
4.3/5
54 votes
2 comments
6 Katie's Been Gone (Manuel/Robertson)
3.2/5
30 votes
7 Lo and Behold (Bob Dylan)
4/5
38 votes
8 Bessie Smith (Danko/Robertson)
3.2/5
30 votes
9 Clothesline Saga (Bob Dylan)
4.3/5
49 votes
10 Apple Suckling Tree (Bob Dylan)
3.8/5
40 votes
11 Please, Mrs. Henry (Bob Dylan)
4.2/5
39 votes
12 Tears of Rage (Dylan/Manuel)
 Classic   B-side  
4.5/5
195 votes
1 comment
13 Too Much of Nothing (Bob Dylan)
4.2/5
39 votes
14 Yea Heavy and a Bottle of Bread (Bob Dylan)
4.2/5
43 votes
15 Ain't No More Cane (Traditional)
3.4/5
25 votes
16 Crash on the Levee (Down in the Flood) (Bob Dylan)
4.2/5
30 votes
17 Ruben Remus (Manuel/Robertson)
2.6/5
24 votes
18 Tiny Montgomery (Bob Dylan)
3.6/5
31 votes
19 You Ain't Going Nowhere (Bob Dylan)
4.7/5
63 votes
1 comment
20 Don't Ya Tell Henry (Bob Dylan)
3.3/5
26 votes
21 Nothing Was Delivered (Bob Dylan)
4.2/5
34 votes
22 Open the Door, Homer (Bob Dylan)
4.2/5
39 votes
1 comment
23 Long Distance Operator (Bob Dylan)
2.8/5
26 votes
24 This Wheel's on Fire (Danko/Dylan)
 Classic  
4.7/5
68 votes
1 comment


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