Bob Dylan 18-Disc Electric Years Official Bootleg Due

For some, Bob Dylan’s trio of mid-to-late ’60s albums are three of the best albums ever recorded. 

On Nov. 6, 2015 we will have the opportunity to hear the numerous recordings that were made as Dylan created those epic albums when The Cutting Edge 1965-1966: The Bootleg Series Vol. 12 is released.

The new Bootleg series set was announced on Bob Dylan’s website today.

Here is an unofficial track listing for the six-disc version.

Disc 1

1.Love Minus Zero / No Limit (Take 1, Breakdown)

2.Love Minus Zero / No Limit (Take 2, Acoustic)

3.Love Minus Zero / No Limit (Take 3 Remake, Compl…

4.Love Minus Zero / No Limit (Take 1 Remake, Compl…

5.I’ll Keep It with Mine (Take 1, Piano Demo)

6.It’s All Over Now, Baby Blue (Take 1)

7.Bob Dylan’s 115th Dream (Take 1, Fragment)

8.Bob Dylan’s 115th Dream (Take 2, Complete)

9.She Belongs to Me (Take 1, Solo Acoustic)

10.She Belongs to Me (Take 2 Remake, Complete)

11.She Belongs to Me (Take 1 Remake, Complete)

12.Subterranean Homesick Blues (Take 1)

13.Subterranean Homesick Blues (Take 1, Alternate T…

14.Outlaw Blues (Take 1, Complete)

15.Outlaw Blues (Take 2, Alternate Take)

16.On the Road Again (Take 1, Complete)

17.On the Road Again (Take 4, Alternate Take)

18.On the Road Again (Take 1 Remake, Complete)

19.On the Road Again (Take 7 Remake, Complete)

20.Farewell, Angelina (Take 1, Solo Acoustic)

21.If You Gotta Go, Go Now (Take 1, Complete)

22.If You Gotta Go, Go Now (Take 2, Alternate Take)

23.You Don’t Have to Do That (Take 1, Solo Acoustic)

Disc 2

1.California (Take 1, Solo Acoustic)

2.It’s Alright, Ma (I’m Only Bleeding) (Take 1, False Start)

3.Mr. Tambourine Man (Takes 1-2, False Starts)

4.Mr. Tambourine Man (Take 3 with Band, Incomplete)

5.It Takes a Lot to Laugh, It Takes a Train to Cry (Take 1)

6.It Takes a Lot to Laugh, It Takes a Train to Cry (Take 8)

7.It Takes a Lot to Laugh, It Takes a Train to Cry (Take 3)

8.It Takes a Lot to Laugh, It Takes a Train to Cry (Take 3 Remake)

9.Sitting On a Barbed Wire Fence (Take 2)

10.Tombstone Blues (Take 1, Alternate Take)

11.Tombstone Blues (Take 9)

12.Positively 4th Street (Takes 1-3, False Starts)

13.Positively 4th Street (Take 4, Complete)

14.Positively 4th Street (Take 5, Alternate Take)

15.Desolation Row (Take 1, Alternate Take)

16.Desolation Row (Take 2, Piano Demo)

17.Desolation Row (Take 5 Remake, Complete)

18.From a Buick 6 (Take 1, False Start)

19.From a Buick 6 (Take 4)

Disc 3

1.Like a Rolling Stone (Takes 1-3, Rehearsal)

2.Like a Rolling Stone (Take 4, Rehearsal)

3.Like a Rolling Stone (Take 5, Rehearsal)

4.Like a Rolling Stone (Rehearsal Remake)

5.Like a Rolling Stone (Take 1 Remake, Rehearsal)

6.Like a Rolling Stone (Takes 2-3 Remake, False Start)

7.Like a Rolling Stone (Take 4 Remake)

8.Like a Rolling Stone (Take 5 Remake, Rehearsal)

9.Like a Rolling Stone (Take 6 Remake, False Start)

10.Like a Rolling Stone (Take 8 Remake, Breakdown)

11.Like a Rolling Stone (Takes 9-10 Remake, False Start)

12.Like a Rolling Stone (Take 11, Alternate Take)

13.Like a Rolling Stone (Take 12 Remake, False Start)

14.Like a Rolling Stone (Take 13 Remake, Breakdown)

15.Like a Rolling Stone (Take 14 Remake, False Start)

16.Like a Rolling Stone (Take 15 Remake, Breakdown)

17.Like a Rolling Stone (Master Take, Guitar)

18.Like a Rolling Stone (Master Take, Vocals, Guitar)

19.Like a Rolling Stone (Master Take, Piano, Bass)

20.Like a Rolling Stone (Master Take, Drums, Organ)

Disc 4

1.Can You Please Crawl Out Your Window? (Take 1)

2.Can You Please Crawl Out Your Window? (Take 17)

3.Highway 61 Revisited (Take 3, Alternate Take)

4.Highway 61 Revisited (Take 5, Complete)

5.Highway 61 Revisited (Take 7, False Start)

6.Just Like Tom Thumb’s Blues (Take 1, Breakdown)

7.Just Like Tom Thumb’s Blues (Take 3, Rehearsal)

8.Just Like Tom Thumb’s Blues (Take 13, Complete)

9.Queen Jane Approximately (Take 2, Complete)

10.Queen Jane Approximately (Take 5, Alternate Take)

11.Ballad of a Thin Man (Take 2, Breakdown)

12.Medicine Sunday (Take 1)

13.Jet Pilot (Take 1)

14.I Wanna Be Your Lover (Take 1, Fragment)

15.I Wanna Be Your Lover (Take 6, Complete)

16.Instrumental (Take 2, Complete)

17.Can You Please Crawl Out Your Window? (Take 6)

18.Visions of Johanna (Take 1, Rehearsal)

19.Visions of Johanna (Take 5, Rehearsal)

Disc 5

1.Visions of Johanna (Take 7, Complete)

2.Visions of Johanna (Take 8)

3.Visions of Johanna (Take 14, Complete)

4.She’s Your Lover Now (Take 1, Breakdown)

5.She’s Your Lover Now (Take 6, Rehearsal)

6.She’s Your Lover Now (Take 15)

7.She’s Your Lover Now (Take 16, Complete)

8.One of Us Must Know (Sooner or Later) (Take 2)

9.One of Us Must Know (Sooner or Later) (Take 4)…

10.One of Us Must Know (Sooner or Later) (Take 19)

11.Lunatic Princess (Take 1)

12.Fourth Time Around (Take 11, Complete)

13.Leopard-Skin Pill-Box Hat (Take 3, Complete)

14.Leopard-Skin Pill-Box Hat (Take 8, Alternate Take)

15.Rainy Day Women #12 & 35 (Take 1, Rehearsal)

Disc 6

1.Stuck Inside of Mobile with the Memphis Blues Again (Take 1)

2.Stuck Inside of Mobile with the Memphis Blues Again (Rehearsal)

3.Stuck Inside of Mobile with the Memphis Blues Again (Take 5)

4.Stuck Inside of Mobile with the Memphis Blues Again (Take 13, Alternate take)

5.Stuck Inside of Mobile with the Memphis Blues Again (Take 14, complete)

6.Absolutely Sweet Marie (Take 1, Alternate Take)

7.Just Like a Woman (Take 1, Complete)

8.Just Like a Woman (Take 4, Alternate Take)

9.Just Like a Woman (Take 8, Complete)

10.Pledging My Time (Take 1, Alternate Take)

11.Most Likely You Go Your Way (And I’ll Go Mine) (Take 1)

12.Temporary Like Achilles (Take 3, Complete)

13.Obviously Five Believers (Take 3, Complete)

14.I Want You (Take 4, Alternate Take)

15.Sad-Eyed Lady of the Lowlands (Take 1, Complete)

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Michael Goldberg is a distinguished pioneer in the online music space; Newsweek magazine called him an ‘Internet visionary.’ In 1994 he founded Addicted To Noise (ATN), the highly influential music web site. He was a senior vice-president and editor in chief at SonicNet from March 1997 through May 2000. In 1997, Addicted To Noise won Webby awards for best music site in 1998 and 1999, and also won Yahoo Internet Life! awards for three years running as best music site in 1998, 1999 and 2000. Prior to starting Addicted To Noise, Goldberg was an editor and senior writer at Rolling Stone magazine for 10 years. His writing has also appeared in Wired, Esquire, Vibe, Details, Downbeat, NME and numerous other publications. Michael recently completed his first novel, Days of the Crazy-Wild, and is currently writing a second novel.

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