The B 52s The B 52s

Never before has the resonance of his nylon guitar strings, fingerpicked notes, shivering harmonica fills, or plainspoken timbre possessed such clarity, openness, body, or realism.

With the advantage of wider and deeper grooves, the 45 RPM pressing affords the opportunity to detect more information and lavish in extra richness. Exponentially surpassing the potential he demonstrated on his debut, Dylan became a mirror of the concerns, issues, and feelings confronting the nation.

Writing and singing with penetrating honesty, observational wit, moral conviction, and scathing emotion, he digs into the madness of war Masters of War, A Hard Rain s A-Gonna Fallhypocrisy of segregation Oxford Townurgency of civil rights and freedom Blowin in the Windand multiple angles of unrequited love Girl From the North Country, Don t Think Twice It s All Right with a literate astuteness and depth that, nearly 50 years later, still leave audiences slack-jawed.

Seattle, WA, USA KeyArena 01 SEP 2004. Portland, OR, USA Rose Garden 03 SEP 2004. Sacramento, CA, USA Arco Arena 04 SEP 2004. Fresno, CA, USA Save Mart Center 05 SEP 2004.