"Searching For A Gem"

Bob Dylan's Officially Released Rarities and Obscurities

Rarities Alphabetical Listing by Song Title: T-Z

A-E F-J K-O P-S T-Z


Collage from the Highway 61 Interactive CD-ROM, see 1995

This is the fifth part of a list of songs in the Searching For A Gem pages. Titles in red are not included on a currently available Columbia Bob Dylan CD (for these see bobdylan.com ). Dates are of first release.

(Indefinite and definite articles at the beginning of song titles are ignored, so A COUPLE MORE YEARS is listed under "C" and THE BALLAD OF HOLLIS BROWN is listed under "B", for example.)

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Revised: 17 January, 2017


Take A Message To Mary (Felice Bryant/Boudleaux Bryant) [Self Portrait, 1970]

R-1104 Album track from Self Portrait with different mix, from the "West Houston Street Acetates", 2014

Take Me As I Am (Or Let Me Go) (Boudleaux Bryant) [Self Portrait, 1970]

R-1103 Album track from Self Portrait with different mix, from the "West Houston Street Acetates", 2014

Take Me Out To The Ball Game (Jack Norworth/Albert Von Tilzer)

R-0737 A cappella version (0:26) from Theme Time Radio Hour With Bob Dylan: Baseball, a CD of Dylan's historic performance on XM satellite radio on 24 May 2006, given away by bobdylan.com in conjunction with the Sony Music Store with purchases of the Limited Edition with DVD of Bob's 2006 album Modern Times, see 2006

Talkin' Bear Mountain Picnic Massacre Blues [The Bootleg Series Vols. 1-3, 1991]

R-0865 Recorded live, recorded Brandeis University, Waltham, MA, 10 May 1963, from Bob Dylan In Concert: Brandeis University 1963, bonus disc with 8CD boxed set The Original Mono Recordings, Columbia/Legacy (USA/Europe), 2010, removed now this album has been added to the bobdylan.com albums page.

Talkin' Devil

R-0025 Broadside version, Jan 1963, from the 1963 Folkways album Broadside Ballads Vol. 1, see 1963

Talkin' John Birch Paranoid Blues [Talkin' John Birch Society Blues] [The Bootleg Series Vols. 1-3, 1991]

R-0996 Recorded live at the Carnegie Hall Hootenanny, New York, 22 Sep 1962, released on the Sony Music Europe 4CD set The 50th Anniversary Collection, Dec 2012

R-0910 Performed by Bob during an interview on the Billy Faier radio show, WBAI New York, Oct 1962, and released on the Pacifica Archives CD-R Bob Dylan: Assorted Interviews, 2011

R-0692 Witmark demo, recorded Mar 1963, previously unreleased, from US MPH acetates that surfaced in 2004, now released on The Bootleg Series Vol. 9 - The Witmark Demos 1962-1964, 2010

R-1051 Recorded live, Town Hall, New York, 12 Apr 1963, from the Columbia/Legacy Europe 6LP limited edition 50th Anniversary Collection 1963, Dec 2013

R-1067 Recorded live at the Bear Club, Chicago, IL, 25 Apr 1963, from the Columbia/Legacy/Sony Music Europe 6LP limited edition 50th Anniversary Collection 1963, Dec 2013

R-0860 Recorded live, recorded Brandeis University, Waltham, MA, 10 May 1963, from Bob Dylan In Concert: Brandeis University 1963, bonus disc with 8CD boxed set The Original Mono Recordings, Columbia/Legacy (USA/Europe), 2010, removed now this album has been added to the bobdylan.com albums page.

R-0018 Studio version (stereo) from the Columbia test pressing and promotional copies of The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan, 1963

R-0018M Studio version (mono) from the Columbia test pressing and promotional copies of The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan, 1963

R-1147 Recorded live, Royal Festival Hall, London, 17 May 1964, from the 9LP Columbia/Legacy/Sony Music set The 50th Anniversary Collection 1964, 8 Dec 2014, see 2014

R-1184 Recorded live, recorded at Town Hall, Philadelphia, PA, 10 Oct 1964, from the 9LP Columbia/Legacy/Sony Music set The 50th Anniversary Collection 1964, 8 Dec 2014, see 2014

R-1206 Recorded live, recorded at Civic Auditorium, San José, CA, 25 Nov 1964, from the 9LP Columbia/Legacy/Sony Music set The 50th Anniversary Collection 1964, 8 Dec 2014, see 2014

Talkin' New York [Bob Dylan, 1962]

R-0379  An excerpt only, from Judy Collins' An Audio Discography Vol. 2, Elektra, 1979

R-0978 Recorded live at Gerde's Folk City, New York, 16 Apr 1962, released on the Sony Music Europe 4CD set The 50th Anniversary Collection, Dec 2012 (also known as "Talkin' Folk Lore Center")

R-1048 Recorded live, Town Hall, New York, 12 Apr 1963, from the Columbia/Legacy Europe 6LP limited edition 50th Anniversary Collection 1963, Dec 2013

Talkin' World War III Blues [The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan, 1963]

R-0924 Recorded live at Club 47, Harvard Square, Cambridge, MA, 21 Apr 1963, from documentary film For The Love Of The Music: The Club 47 Revival, 2012 (audio only), see VHS & DVD 2010s

R-1070 Recorded live at the Bear Club, Chicago, IL, 25 Apr 1963, from the Columbia/Legacy/Sony Music Europe 6LP limited edition 50th Anniversary Collection 1963, Dec 2013

R-0863 Recorded live, recorded Brandeis University, Waltham, MA, 10 May 1963, from Bob Dylan In Concert: Brandeis University 1963, bonus disc with 8CD boxed set The Original Mono Recordings, Columbia/Legacy (USA/Europe), 2010, removed now this album has been added to the bobdylan.com albums page.

R-0819 Recorded live, Newport Folk Festival, Newport, RI, 26 Jul 1963 (evening concert), from 2007 US Columbia/Legacy DVD The Other Side Of The Mirror: Bob Dylan Live At The Newport Folk Festival 1963-1965, see VHS & DVD 2000s Part 4

R-1086 Recorded live, Carnegie Hall, New York, 26 Oct 1963, from the Columbia/Legacy/Sony Music Europe 6LP limited edition 50th Anniversary Collection 1963, Dec 2013

R-1122 Recorded live, Quest TV show, CBC TV, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 1 Feb 1964, from the 9LP Columbia/Legacy/Sony Music set The 50th Anniversary Collection 1964, 8 Dec 2014, see 2014

R-1153 Recorded live, Royal Festival Hall, London, 17 May 1964, from the 9LP Columbia/Legacy/Sony Music set The 50th Anniversary Collection 1964, 8 Dec 2014, see 2014

R-1191 Recorded live, recorded at Town Hall, Philadelphia, PA, 10 Oct 1964, from the 9LP Columbia/Legacy/Sony Music set The 50th Anniversary Collection 1964, 8 Dec 2014, see 2014

R-1202 Recorded live,, recorded at Masonic Memorial Auditorium, San Francisco, CA, 27 Nov 1964, from the 9LP Columbia/Legacy/Sony Music set The 50th Anniversary Collection 1964, 8 Dec 2014, see 2014

R-1213 Recorded live, recorded at Civic Auditorium, San José, CA, 25 Nov 1964, from the 9LP Columbia/Legacy/Sony Music set The 50th Anniversary Collection 1964, 8 Dec 2014, see 2014

R-1516 Recorded live, Town Hall, Birmingham, England, 5 May 1965, from 50th Anniversary Collection 1965, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 4 Dec 2015

R-1530 Recorded live, correctly dated as City Hall, Newcastle, 6 May 1965, from 50th Anniversary Collection 1965, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 4 Dec 2015

R-1543 Recorded live, Free Trade Hall, Manchester, England, 7 May 1965, from 50th Anniversary Collection 1965, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 4 Dec 2015

R-0405 Recorded live, Royal Albert Hall, London, England, 9 May 1965, from the soundtrack of the 1967 film Don't Look Back (see VHS & DVD 1960s) and from Clayton Webster Corporation radio station discs D. A. Pennebaker, Rock's Cinematographer, Retro Rock Shows, broadcast 1981 (see 1981)

R-1569 Recorded live, Royal Albert Hall, London, England, 10 May 1965, from 50th Anniversary Collection 1965, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 4 Dec 2015

Tangled Up In Blue [Blood On The Tracks, 1975]

R-0120 Unreleased alternate version from the 1974 Columbia test pressing of Blood On The Tracks (alternate take to the New York sessions version released on The Bootleg Series Vols. 1-3), see 1974

R-0383 Edited album version (3:27) on Columbia promo singles, 1975

R-0313 Mono version (5:31) of Blood On The Tapes album track on Columbia promo single, see 1975

R-0245 Video clip of live version from "Renaldo and Clara", Boston Music Hall, 21 Nov 1975 (evening show), from the 1988 Polygram video Rolling Stone: 20 Years Of Rock, 1988 (see VHS & DVD 1980s), and the Columbia CD Plus version of Bob Dylan's Greatest Hits Vol. 3, 1995, and on a bonus DVD included with the Limited Edition of The Bootleg Series Vol. 5 - Bob Dylan Live 1975: The Rolling Thunder Revue, see 2002

R-0746 Recorded live, Boston Music Hall, MA, 21 Nov 1975 (evening show), R-0245 with extended intro, on a bonus 7" single included with the 3LP Classic Record/Columbia vinyl edition of The Bootleg Series Vol. 5 - Bob Dylan Live 1975: The Rolling Thunder Revue, see 2002

R-0870 Recorded live, Boston Music Hall, MA, 21 Nov 1975 (evening show), 0:20 excerpt from The Bootleg Series Vol. 5 - Live 1975, from Bob Dylan In America, audiobook read by Sean Wilentz, Random House (USA), 2010

Tears Of Rage (Bob Dylan/Richard Manuel) [The Basement Tapes, 1975]

R-0545 Alternate take to that released on The Basement Tapes, recorded at Big Pink, West Saugerties, NY, Jul-Oct 1967, on Sunset Recorders US and Feldman/Dwarf Music UK acetate LPs, 1968
It has now been released in Nov 2014 on The Bootleg Series Vol. 11 - The Basement Tapes Complete, so is no longer a rarity.

R-0277 Recorded live, Madison Square Garden, New York, 17 Jan 1998, same as BDC22 (see Online Performances (bobdylan.com) ), from the Japanese CD single Not Dark Yet/Dylan Alive Vol. 2, 1999

BDC54 Recorded live, RPI Fieldhouse, Troy, NY, 22 Feb 1999, from bobdylan.com, May 1999, see Online Performances (bobdylan.com)

Tell Me, Momma [The Bootleg Series Vol. 4, 1998]

R-0650 Recorded live with The Band, recorded at the Odeon Theatre, Liverpool, England, 14 May 1966, from the Capitol/EMI boxed set The Band: A Musical History, 2005

Tell Me That It Isn't True [Nashville Skyline, 1969]

BDC88 Recorded live, Wiltern Theater, Los Angeles, CA, 15 Oct 2002, from bobdylan.com, Nov 2002, see Online Performances (bobdylan.com)

Tell Ol' Bill

R-0649 Previously unreleased song from Columbia/Sony Music Soundtrax album North Country: Music From The Motion Picture, 2005. A newly recorded version, not the uncirculating out-take from Self Portrait recorded at Columbia Studios, New York, 4 Mar 1970. This 2005 song, which is credited to Bob Dylan, is not the same as the traditional song, now released on The Bootleg Series Vol. 10 - Another Self Portrait (1969-1971) as This Evening So Soon, 2013.

R-1427 Temporary Like Achilles – Take 1 (3/09/1966) Complete, from The Bootleg Series Vol. 12 - Bob Dylan 1965-1966 The Cutting Edge Collector's Edition, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 6 Nov 2015

R-1428 Temporary Like Achilles – Take 2 (3/09/1966) False start, from The Bootleg Series Vol. 12 - Bob Dylan 1965-1966 The Cutting Edge Collector's Edition, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 6 Nov 2015

Temporary Like Achilles [Blonde On Blonde, 1966]

R-1427 Take 1 (3/09/1966) Complete, from The Bootleg Series Vol. 12 - Bob Dylan 1965-1966 The Cutting Edge Collector's Edition, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 6 Nov 2015

R-1428 Take 2 (3/09/1966) False start, from The Bootleg Series Vol. 12 - Bob Dylan 1965-1966 The Cutting Edge Collector's Edition, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 6 Nov 2015 (released take is Take 4)

Tennessee Blues (Robert Guidry - "Bobby Charles")

R-0105 Bob plays harmonica (uncredited) for Doug Sahm on his 1973 Atlantic album Texas Tornado, recorded Oct 1972 at Doug Sahm & Band sessions, see 1973

That Lucky Old Sun (Haven Gillespie/Beasley Smith) [Shadows In The Night, 2015]

R-0188 Recorded live with Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers, from the Westwood One Radio Broadcast Superstars In Concert, 1986

That's All Right, Mama (Arthur Crudup)

R-0582 Unreleased out-take from The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan, recorded at Columbia Studios, New York, 26 Oct 1962 (take 1), from a 1962 Columbia acetate that surfaced in Nov 1983, now released on the Sony Music Europe 4CD set The 50th Anniversary Collection, Dec 2012

R-0956 Unreleased out-take from The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan, recorded at Columbia Studios, New York, 26 Oct 1962 (take 3), previously uncirculating, released on the Sony Music Europe 4CD set The 50th Anniversary Collection, Dec 2012 (see R-0963 below)

R-0957 Unreleased out-take from The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan, recorded at Columbia Studios, New York, 26 Oct 1962 (take 5), previously uncirculating, released on the Sony Music Europe 4CD set The 50th Anniversary Collection, Dec 2012

R-0963 Unreleased out-take from The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan, recorded at Columbia Studios, New York, 1 Nov 1962 (take 3), from a 1962 Columbia acetate that surfaced in 1984. Contrary to previous reports, this has not been released on the Sony Music Europe 4CD set The 50th Anniversary Collection, Dec 2012, despite being listed as track 15, CD2 (this track is in fact an erroneous repeat of R-0956)!

R-1031 Unreleased out-take from The Times They Are A-Changin', medley with Sally Free And Easy (Cyril Tawney), recorded Columbia Studios, New York, 23 Oct 1963 (take 1), from the Columbia/Legacy Europe 6LP limited edition 50th Anniversary Collection 1963, Dec 2013

Things Have Changed [The Essential Bob Dylan, 2000]

R-0299 Specially-written song from the film and Columbia film soundtrack of Wonder Boys, also on European compilation The Best Of Bob Dylan Vol. 2, 2000 (full version)
Now no longer a rarity since it is included in The Essential Bob Dylan (2000) on the bobdylan.com albums page.

R-0667 Shortened version of R-0299, from the film of Wonder Boys, played over the opening credits, see VHS & DVD 2000s Part 1 (still a rarity)

R-0450 Radio edit of R-0299 on May 2000 Columbia European CD single, see 2000 (still a rarity)

R-0769 Recorded live, Roseland Theater, Portland, OR, 15 Jun 2000, released on the 3CD Limited Edition of The Bootleg Series Vol. 8 - Tell Tale Signs: Rare And Unreleased 1989-2006, Oct 2008

R-0469 Recorded live, Portsmouth, England, 25 Sep 2000, from Bob Dylan Live: Thirty-Nine Years Of Great Concert Performances, SME Records (Sony Music Entertainment), Japan, Feb 2001, see 2001

Things We Said Today (John Lennon/Paul McCartney)

R-1094 Cover of the Beatles' 1964 track from A Hard Day's Night, from The Art Of McCartney, Arctic Poppy Music, UK, Nov 2014

This Land Is Your Land [This Land Is My Land] (Woody Guthrie)

R-0607 Recorded live with Pete Seeger and ensemble, Newport Folk Festival, Newport, RI, 28 Jul 1963, from the Vanguard album The Newport Folk Festival - 1963: The Evening Concerts Vol. 2, see 1964 (as This Land Is My Land) (stereo version)

R-0607M Recorded live with Pete Seeger and ensemble, Newport Folk Festival, Newport, RI, 28 Jul 1963, from the Vanguard album The Newport Folk Festival - 1963: The Evening Concerts Vol. 2, see 1964 (as This Land Is My Land) (mono version)

R-0068 Recorded live with Odetta, Arlo Guthrie, The Band and ensemble, Carnegie Hall, New York, 20 Jan 1968, from the Warner Bros album Tribute to Woody Guthrie Part 2, see 1972 (as This Land Is Your Land)

This Old Man (Traditional)

R-0213 From the Walt Disney Records children's charity album For Our Children, 1991

This Train Is Bound For Glory (Woody Guthrie)

R-0067 With The Band and ensemble (backing Arlo Guthrie), from the 1972 Tribute to Woody Guthrie album, recorded Carnegie Hall, New York, 20 Jan 1968, see 1972

This Wheel's On Fire (Bob Dylan/Rick Danko) [The Basement Tapes, 1975]

R-1222 Original Garth Hudson mix of the officially released Basement Tapes track, recorded at Big Pink, West Saugerties, NY, Jul-Oct 1967, from promo Columbia/Legacy US reel-to-reel tape release The Bootleg Series Vol. 11 - The Basement Tapes, Oct 2014

R-1653 Unedited version with Bob intro from the mono vinyl releases of The Basement Tape by Bob Dylan and The Band, Other People's Music (Canada)/Columbia/Legacy (USA), 2015

A Thousand Miles Behind [The Times They Are A-Changin', 1964]

R-0069 One Too Many Mornings [Introduced as "A Thousand Miles Behind"]  - Bob and Johnny Cash duetting in the 1969 film and video Johnny Cash: The Man - His World - His Music (see VHS & DVD 1960s). For a 1984 release called The Other Side Of Nashville, see VHS & DVD 1980s

Three Angels [New Morning, 1970]

R-1112 Album track from New Morning with extra 2 secs of organ at the beginning, from the "West Houston Street Acetates", 2014

Thunder On The Mountain [Modern Times, 2006]

R-0760 Edited version of track (3:59) from Modern Times (album version is 5:55) on European Columbia promo CD, 2006

R-0761 Different edited version of track (also 3:59) from Modern Times on Sony Music Box web-site, Dec 2006, see Online Performances (Other)

Tight Connection To My Heart [Empire Burlesque, 1985]

R-0166 Columbia/CBS 7" single edit (3:45), 1985

R-0167 Columbia/CBS 7" faded single edit (3:40), 1985

BDC16 Recorded live, Supper Club, New York City, 17 Nov 1993, second show, from a shelved live album project, from bobdylan.com, Feb 1998, see Online Performances (bobdylan.com)

'Til I Fell In Love With You [Time Out Of Mind, 1997]

BDC14 Recorded live, El Rey Theater, Los Angeles, 16 Dec 1997, from bobdylan.com, Feb 1998, see Online Performances (bobdylan.com)

Time Passes Slowly [New Morning, 1970]

R-1215 Version 1 - different edit of alternate take from New Morning released on The Bootleg Series, Vol. 10 - Another Self Portrait (1969-1971), from the "West Houston Street Acetates", 2014

R-1113 Version 2 - unreleased alternate take of album track from New Morning (not one of the two alternate takes on The Bootleg Series, Vol. 10 - Another Self Portrait (1969-1971)), from the "West Houston Street Acetates", 2014

Time To End This Masquerade (Bob Dylan/Gerry Goffin)

R-0249 Bob provides vocals and guitar to this co-composition from Gerry's 1996 Genes album Back Room Blood, see 1996

The Times They Are A-Changin' [The Times They Are A-Changin', 1964]

R-0367 Excerpts from the album version, used twice on CD2, once in a medley with I Left My Heart In San Francisco by Tony Bennett and I Want To Hold Your Hand by the Beatles (the start of the "Come writers and critics" verse), and a 35 sec excerpt on its own (the whole "Come senators, congressmen" verse), from the 1970 Columbia 3LP documentary album I Can Hear It Now/The Sixties, see 1970

R-0462 35 second excerpt (the first verse) used in a special CBS album for internal circulation only: The Pitman Family of Music. Our First 20 Years. CBS Records 1960 - 1980 (released to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the CBS pressing plant in Pitman, New Jersey, 1980), see 1980

R-1652 The Times They Are A-Changin' - 20 second excerpt of album version used at the end of Somebody Said on Side 1 of Alan Leatherwood's album Rockabilly Music And Brake Jobs, Moon Records LP-777, USA, 1983

R-0515 Previously unreleased alternate take recorded Columbia Studios, New York, 23 Oct 1963, on limited edition of "Love And Theft", Sep 2001, see 2001

R-0709 Recorded live, Carnegie Hall,  New York, 26 Oct 1963, from Bob Dylan Live At Carnegie Hall 1963, Sony Music (USA/Japan), Sep 2005

R-1121 Recorded live, Quest TV show, CBC TV, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 1 Feb 1964, from the 9LP Columbia/Legacy/Sony Music set The 50th Anniversary Collection 1964, 8 Dec 2014, see 2014

R-1144 Recorded live, Royal Festival Hall, London, 17 May 1964, from the 9LP Columbia/Legacy/Sony Music set The 50th Anniversary Collection 1964, 8 Dec 2014, see 2014

R-1181 Recorded live, recorded at Town Hall, Philadelphia, PA, 10 Oct 1964, from the 9LP Columbia/Legacy/Sony Music set The 50th Anniversary Collection 1964, 8 Dec 2014, see 2014

R-0694 Recorded live, Philharmonic Hall, New York City, 31 Oct 1964, version preceded by stage announcement on early US Columbia promo copies of The Bootleg Series Vol. 6, Jan 2004, see 2004

R-1205 Recorded live, Civic Auditorium, San José, CA, 25 Nov 1964, from the 9LP Columbia/Legacy/Sony Music set The 50th Anniversary Collection 1964, 8 Dec 2014, see 2014

R-1524 Recorded live, wrongly dated as Sheffield, 30 Apr 1965, actually City Hall, Newcastle, 6 May 1965, from 50th Anniversary Collection 1965, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 4 Dec 2015

R-1537 Recorded live, Free Trade Hall, Manchester, England, 7 May 1965, from 50th Anniversary Collection 1965, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 4 Dec 2015

R-1551 Recorded live [incomplete], Royal Albert Hall, London, England, 9 May 1965, from 50th Anniversary Collection 1965, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 4 Dec 2015

R-1563 Recorded live, Royal Albert Hall, London, England, 10 May 1965, from 50th Anniversary Collection 1965, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 4 Dec 2015

Q-0027 Recorded live, Arena Di Verona, Italy, on 29 May 1984, from the Italian commercial video Tour Europeo - Arena Di Verona, 1989, see Questionable Video

Q-0022 Recorded live with the Grateful Dead on their 1987 tour on The Dead Play Dylan, Red Robin (Germany), see Questionable Releases

R-1008 Recorded live at the White House Celebration of Music from the Civil Rights Movement, Washington, DC, 9 Feb 2010, from the White House web-site, see Online Performances (Other)

The Times We've Known [Les Bons Moments] (Charles Aznavour)

BDC40 Recorded live, Madison Square Garden, New York City, 1 Nov 1998, from bobdylan.com, Dec 1998, see Online Performances (bobdylan.com)

Tiny Montgomery [The Basement Tapes, 1975]

R-1221 Original Garth Hudson mix of the officially released Basement Tapes track, recorded at Big Pink, West Saugerties, NY, Jul-Oct 1967, from promo Columbia/Legacy US reel-to-reel tape release The Bootleg Series Vol. 11 - The Basement Tapes, Oct 2014

To Be Alone With You [Nashville Skyline, 1969]

BDC46 Recorded live, RPI Fieldhouse, Troy, NY 22 Feb 1999, from bobdylan.com, Apr 1999, see Online Performances (bobdylan.com)

To Ramona [Another Side Of Bob Dylan, 1964]

R-1010 3:26 edit of album track from Another Side Of Bob Dylan (3:52) on Lay, Lady, Lay, CBS Mexico EP, 1969

R-1177 Recorded live, Newport Folk Festival, Freebody Park, Newport, RI, 26 Jul 1964 (evening show), from the 9LP Columbia/Legacy/Sony Music set The 50th Anniversary Collection 1964, 8 Dec 2014, see 2014

R-1185 Recorded live, recorded at Town Hall, Philadelphia, PA, 10 Oct 1964, from the 9LP Columbia/Legacy/Sony Music set The 50th Anniversary Collection 1964, 8 Dec 2014, see 2014

R-1207 Recorded live, recorded at Civic Auditorium, San José, CA, 25 Nov 1964, from the 9LP Columbia/Legacy/Sony Music set The 50th Anniversary Collection 1964, 8 Dec 2014, see 2014

R-1454 Recorded live, Santa Monica Civic Auditorium, Santa Monica, California, 27 Mar 1965, from 50th Anniversary Collection 1965, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 4 Dec 2015

R-0805 Recorded live, The Oval, City Hall, Sheffield, England, 30 Apr 1965 (the correct performance?), from the bonus DVD with the Docurama "1965 Tour Deluxe Edition" of Don't Look Back, 2007, see VHS & DVD 2000s Part 4

R-0294 Unidentified live performance, misdated as from The Oval, City Hall, Sheffield, England, 30 Apr 1965 (same as BDC60, see Online Performances (bobdylan.com) ), from the 2000 DVD release of D.A. Pennebaker's 1965 film Don't Look Back, see VHS & DVD 2000s Part 1. This performance is not the one Dylan collectors know as being from Sheffield, and is now known to be from City Hall, Newcastle, 6 May 1965!

R-1538 Recorded live, Free Trade Hall, Manchester, England, 7 May 1965, from 50th Anniversary Collection 1965, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 4 Dec 2015

R-1552 Recorded live, Royal Albert Hall, London, England, 9 May 1965, from 50th Anniversary Collection 1965, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 4 Dec 2015

R-1564 Recorded live, Royal Albert Hall, London, England, 10 May 1965, from 50th Anniversary Collection 1965, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 4 Dec 2015

R-1589 Recorded live, Forest Hills Tennis Stadium, Queens, New York, 28 Aug 1965, from 50th Anniversary Collection 1965, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 4 Dec 2015

R-1604 Recorded live, Hollywood Bowl, Los Angeles, CA, 3 Sep 1965, from 50th Anniversary Collection 1965, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 4 Dec 2015

R-1623 Recorded live [incomplete], Bushnell Memorial Hall, Hartford, CT, 30 Oct 1965, from 50th Anniversary Collection 1965, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 4 Dec 2015

R-1021 Recorded live with The Band at the Isle Of Wight Festival, 31 Aug 1969, from CD3 of the limited Columbia/Legacy/Sony Music Deluxe Edition of The Bootleg Series, Vol. 10 - Another Self Portrait (1969-1971), Aug 2013

Tombstone Blues [Highway 61 Revisited, 1965]

R-1265 Takes 2-3 (7/29/1965) False starts, from The Bootleg Series Vol. 12 - Bob Dylan 1965-1966 The Cutting Edge Collector's Edition, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 6 Nov 2015

R-1266 Take 4 (7/29/1965) Complete, from The Bootleg Series Vol. 12 - Bob Dylan 1965-1966 The Cutting Edge Collector's Edition, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 6 Nov 2015

R-1267 Takes 5-7 (7/29/1965) False starts, rehearsal, from The Bootleg Series Vol. 12 - Bob Dylan 1965-1966 The Cutting Edge Collector's Edition, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 6 Nov 2015

R-1268 Take 10 (7/29/1965) False start, from The Bootleg Series Vol. 12 - Bob Dylan 1965-1966 The Cutting Edge Collector's Edition, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 6 Nov 2015

R-1269 Take 11 (7/29/1965) Breakdown, from The Bootleg Series Vol. 12 - Bob Dylan 1965-1966 The Cutting Edge Collector's Edition, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 6 Nov 2015

R-1307 Take 1 (8/03/1965) Complete. Vocal overdub, from The Bootleg Series Vol. 12 - Bob Dylan 1965-1966 The Cutting Edge Collector's Edition, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 6 Nov 2015

R-1014 Alternate take from Highway 61 Revisited featuring Michael Bloomfield's blistering guitar playing plus backing vocals by the Chambers Brothers, a reportedly different version from the one included on 2005's The Bootleg Series Vol. 7 - No Direction Home, from Columbia US 3CD+DVD box set, Bloomfield: From His Head To His Heart To His Hands - A Retrospective, 2014
Thanks to Sonny Boy McFitzson for pointing out that this track, Take 2 from 3 Aug 1965, is now included on the 18CD set The Bootleg Series Vol. 12 -  Bob Dylan 1965-1966 The Cutting Edge Collector's Edition, released Nov 2015 (CD8 , track 6), so it still remains a rarity.

R-1308 Take 3 (8/03/1965) Complete. Vocal overdub, from The Bootleg Series Vol. 12 - Bob Dylan 1965-1966 The Cutting Edge Collector's Edition, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 6 Nov 2015

R-1311 Take 1 (8/04/1965) Harmonica overdub, from The Bootleg Series Vol. 12 - Bob Dylan 1965-1966 The Cutting Edge Collector's Edition, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 6 Nov 2015

R-1586 Recorded live, Contemporary Songs Workshop, Newport Folk Festival, Freebody Park, Newport, Rhode Island, 24 Jul 1965, from 50th Anniversary Collection 1965, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 4 Dec 2015

R-1595 Recorded live, Forest Hills Tennis Stadium, Queens, New York, 28 Aug 1965, from 50th Anniversary Collection 1965, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 4 Dec 2015

R-1610 Recorded live [incomplete], Hollywood Bowl, Los Angeles, CA, 3 Sep 1965, from 50th Anniversary Collection 1965, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 4 Dec 2015

R-1618 Recorded live [dropouts], Back Bay Theater, Boston, MA, 29 or 31 Oct 1965, from 50th Anniversary Collection 1965, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 4 Dec 2015

R-1629 Recorded live, Bushnell Memorial Hall, Hartford, CT, 30 Oct 1965, from 50th Anniversary Collection 1965, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 4 Dec 2015

R-1637 Recorded live [incomplete], Berkeley Community Theatre, Berkeley, CA, 4 Dec 1965, from 50th Anniversary Collection 1965, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 4 Dec 2015

Q-0029 Recorded live, Arena Di Verona, Italy, on 29 May 1984, from the Italian commercial video Tour Europeo - Arena Di Verona, 1989, see Questionable Video

R-0260 Recorded live, House of Blues, Atlanta, Aug 1996, from the Columbia promo CD Live '96, see 1997

Tomorrow Is A Long Time [Bob Dylan's Greatest Hits Vol. II, 1971]

R-0913 Performed by Bob during an interview on the Skip Weshner radio show, WBAI New York, Feb 1963, and released on the Pacifica Archives CD-R Bob Dylan: Assorted Interviews, 2011 (last verse only)

R-0291 Witmark demo version from 1963 Columbia/Sound Makers US promo mono 12" LP (see 1963), the version released on Greatest Hits Vol.II (USA)/More Greatest Hits (UK), 1971, is a live performance from New York Town Hall, 12 Apr 1963. Now released on The Bootleg Series Vol. 9 - The Witmark Demos 1962-1964, 2010

R-0480 Live performance from New York Town Hall, 12 Apr 1963 on 1978 Australian Masterpieces compilation with fade out (3:03), see 1978: the version on Greatest Hits Vol. II (USA)/More Greatest Hits (UK), 1971 (3:01), is segued into When I Paint My Masterpiece

R-1006 Live performance from New York Town Hall, 12 Apr 1963 on 2013 Audio Fidelity US remastered Bob Dylan's Greatest Hits Vol. II compilation with Dylan intro and fade out (3:06), see 2013: the version on the 1971 Greatest Hits Vol.2 (USA)/More Greatest Hits (UK), 1971 (3:01) is segued into When I Paint My Masterpiece; R-0480 above, the version on 1978 Australian Masterpieces compilation has the fade out but not the Dylan intro (3:03)

Too Much Monkey Business (Chuck Berry)

R-0059 Bob was once thought to be the "Roosevelt Gook" playing piano on Tom Rush's 1966 Elektra album Take A Little Walk With Me, see 1966 and Red Herrings.

R-0059M Mono version of R-0059, see 1966 and Red Herrings.

Too Much Of Nothing [The Basement Tapes, 1975]

R-1225 Original Garth Hudson mix of the officially released Basement Tapes track, recorded at Big Pink, West Saugerties, NY, Jul-Oct 1967, from promo Columbia/Legacy US reel-to-reel tape release The Bootleg Series Vol. 11 - The Basement Tapes, Oct 2014

R-0546 Alternate take to that released on The Basement Tapes, recorded at Big Pink, West Saugerties, NY, Jul-Oct 1967, on Sunset Recorders US and Feldman/Dwarf Music UK acetate LPs, 1968
It has now been released in Nov 2014 on The Bootleg Series Vol. 11 - The Basement Tapes Complete, so is no longer a rarity.

Tragedy Of The Trade (Bob Dylan/Gerry Goffin/Barry Goldberg)

R-0248 Bob provides vocals and guitar to this joint composition from Gerry's 1996 Genes album Back Room Blood, see 1996

Train A-Travelin'

R-0080 From the 1972 retrospective Folkways album Broadside Ballads Vol. 6: Broadside Reunion, recorded Broadside offices, New York, Mar 1963, see 1972

Train Of Love (Johnny Cash)

R-0554 From the Johnny Cash Tribute special, recorded Hammerstein Ballroom, New York City, 5 Apr 1999, on the Columbia Johnny Cash Tribute album Kindred Spirits: A Tribute To The Songs Of Johnny Cash, 2002

Trouble In Mind

R-0149 Slow Train Coming out-take, B-side of 1979 Columbia single, most common version with one verse omitted, see 1979

R-0150 Slow Train Coming out-take, B-side of Brazilian 1979 Columbia single - it is reported that this release had the full song, see 1979

Troubled And I Don't Know Why

R-0219 With Joan Baez, Forest Hills, New York, 17 Aug 1963, from her Vanguard boxed set Rare, Live & Classic, 1993

Trust Yourself [Empire Burlesque, 1985]

R-0351 Recorded live with Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers, Farm Aid, Champaign, IL, 22 Sep 1985, from the 2007 DVD release of ABC TV documentary ABC News Classics: Bob Dylan - 1985, see VHS & DVD 2000s Part 4

R-0218 Bob contributes backing vocals to Carlene Carter's cover which first appeared on a Giant CD single Sweet Meant To Be distributed with the 1993 album Little Love Letters ( see 1993), on her 1996 Giant Records compilation album Hindsight 20/20 (see 1996), and later on the 1997 BMG Various Artists compilations What's New Vol. 16.and May Your Song Always Be Sung (for both see 1997)

Tryin' To Get To Heaven [Time Out Of Mind, 1997]

BDC57 Recorded live, Pavilhão do Atlântico, Lisbon, Portugal, 7 Apr 1999, from bobdylan.com, Aug 1999, see Online Performances (bobdylan.com)

R-0681 Recorded live, Wembley Arena, London, England, 5 Oct 2000, from US Columbia promo CD single, see 2004
This track was previously identified wrongly as from the Guildhall, Portsmouth, England, 25 Sep 2000. It can be also be found on CD3 of the 3CD Limited Edition of The Bootleg Series Vol. 8 - Tell Tale Signs: Rare And Unreleased 1989-2006, see 2008

BDC100 Recorded live, Warner Theater, Washington, DC, 4 Apr 2004, from bobdylan.com, Apr 2004, see Online Performances (bobdylan.com)

Turn Turn Turn [Biograph, 1985]

See Percy's Song

'Twas The Night Before Christmas (Clement Clarke Moore)

R-0786 B-side of Must Be Santa, Columbia US 7" vinyl single, 2009

Tweedle Dee and Tweedle Dum ["Love And Theft", 2001]

BDC78 Recorded live, UCSB Events Center, Santa Barbara, CA, 14 Oct 2001, from bobdylan.com, Oct 2001, see Online Performances (bobdylan.com)

Tweeter And The Monkey Man (Traveling Wilburys)

R-0336 From Traveling Wilburys Volume One, Wilbury Records (Warner Brothers), 1988 (Wilburys)

R-0785 Studio rehearsal of R-0336 from radio station CD The Traveling Wilburys Radio Special, 2007 (Wilburys

Two Trains Runnin’ [Still A Fool] (McKinley Morganfield "Muddy Waters")

R-0990 Recorded live at the Finjan Club, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, 2 Jul 1962, released on the Sony Music Europe 4CD set The 50th Anniversary Collection, Dec 2012


Under The Red Sky [Under The Red Sky, 1990]

BDC111 Recorded live, Beacon Theatre, New York City, NY, 26 Apr 2005, from bobdylan.com, May 2005, see Online Performances (bobdylan.com)

Untitled Blues Jam (Traditional, arr. Bob Dylan)

R-1064 Recorded at the home of Eve and Mac McKenzie, New York, 18 Apr 1963, from the Columbia/Legacy/Sony Music Europe 6LP limited edition 50th Anniversary Collection 1963, Dec 2013

The Usual (John Hiatt)

R-0191 From the 1987 Columbia Hearts Of Fire OST album, see 1987

R-0557 From the Lorimar feature film Hearts Of Fire OST, 1987 (R-0191 soundtrack album version has horns overdubbed), see VHS & DVD 1980s

R-0559 From the Lorimar feature film Hearts Of Fire OST, 1987, second appearance in the film, see VHS & DVD 1980s


VD City (Woody Guthrie)

R-1009  From the "Minnesota Hotel Tape", recorded at Bonnie Beecher's apartment, Minneapolis, MN, 22 Dec 1961, from Woody Guthrie 6CD/1DVD set American Radical Patriot, Rounder Records, Oct 2013

Visions of Johanna [Blonde On Blonde, 1966]

R-0396 [As Freeze Out] - early version of this song, recorded at Columbia Studios, New York, Dec 1965, surfaced in 1980 on unreleased Columbia acetates, see 1980
This is definitely included on The Bootleg Series Vol. 12 - Bob Dylan 1965-1966 The Cutting Edge Collector's Edition, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 6 Nov
2015, but I don't as yet know which take it is. If it's one of the complete takes on the 6CD set, R-0396 will cease to be a rarity.

R-1323 Take 2 (11/30/1965) Rehearsal, from The Bootleg Series Vol. 12 - Bob Dylan 1965-1966 The Cutting Edge Collector's Edition, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 6 Nov 2015

R-1324 Take 3 (11/30/1965) Rehearsal, from The Bootleg Series Vol. 12 - Bob Dylan 1965-1966 The Cutting Edge Collector's Edition, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 6 Nov 2015

R-1325 Take 4 (11/30/1965) Complete, from The Bootleg Series Vol. 12 - Bob Dylan 1965-1966 The Cutting Edge Collector's Edition, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 6 Nov 2015

R-1326 Take 6 (11/30/1965) Rehearsal, from The Bootleg Series Vol. 12 - Bob Dylan 1965-1966 The Cutting Edge Collector's Edition, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 6 Nov 2015

R-1327 Takes 9-12 (11/30/1965) False starts, from The Bootleg Series Vol. 12 - Bob Dylan 1965-1966 The Cutting Edge Collector's Edition, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 6 Nov 2015

R-1328 Take 13 (11/30/1965) Breakdown, from The Bootleg Series Vol. 12 - Bob Dylan 1965-1966 The Cutting Edge Collector's Edition, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 6 Nov 2015

R-1378 Take 1 (2/14/1966) False start, from The Bootleg Series Vol. 12 - Bob Dylan 1965-1966 The Cutting Edge Collector's Edition, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 6 Nov 2015

R-1379 Take 2 (2/14/1966) Breakdown, from The Bootleg Series Vol. 12 - Bob Dylan 1965-1966 The Cutting Edge Collector's Edition, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 6 Nov 2015

R-1380 Take 3 (2/14/1966) False start, from The Bootleg Series Vol. 12 - Bob Dylan 1965-1966 The Cutting Edge Collector's Edition, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 6 Nov 2015

R-0285 Alternate mix, 5 seconds longer, from original stereo pressings of Blonde On Blonde, see 1966 Blonde On Blonde Rarities

R-0415 Recorded live, Royal Albert Hall, London, England, 27 May 1966 from The Gelston Acetates, a set of Columbia acetates which surfaced in 1986

BDC3 Recorded live, Orpheum Theater, Minneapolis, MN, 3 Sep 1992, from bobdylan.com, 1997, see Online Performances (bobdylan.com)

BDC50 Recorded live, Cumberland County Civic Center, Portland, ME, 25 Feb 1999, from bobdylan.com, May 1999, see Online Performances (bobdylan.com)

BDC68 Recorded live, Continental Airlines Arena, E. Rutherford, NJ, 13 Nov 1999, from bobdylan.com, Mar 2000, see Online Performances (bobdylan.com)

BDC108 Recorded live, Beacon Theatre, New York City, NY, 25 Apr 2005, from bobdylan.com, May 2005, see Online Performances (bobdylan.com)

Vomit Express (Allen Ginsberg/Bob Dylan)

R-0159 Bob contributes vocals and plays guitar, piano and organ on this track from Allen Ginsberg's album First Blues, John Hammond Records, 1983 (see 1983), recorded New York, Nov 1971. Also on Allen Ginsberg's 1994 Rhino Word Beat 4CD boxed set Holy Soul Jelly Roll (see 1994)


Wade In The Water (Traditional)

R-0240 From the "Minnesota Hotel Tape", 1961, on Bakhålls Litterära Röster (The Ambush's Literary Voices), compilation CD given away with an issue of the literary magazine "Bakhåll", Sweden (see 1994), and an excerpt appeared on the Highway 61 Interactive CD-ROM, (see 1995). The performance is now available in full on the 2001 Japanese live compilation Bob Dylan Live 1961-2000: Thirty Nine Years Of Great Concert Performances (see 2001)

Waitin' For You

R-0552 New Dylan composition exclusive to original film soundtrack, Divine Secrets Of The Ya-Ya Sisterhood, DMZ/Columbia/Sony Music Soundtrax, 2002

An alternate take to the version on 2002 original film soundtrack, Divine Secrets Of The Ya-Ya Sisterhood, was supposedly available from the Sony Music Bob Dylan Custom Mix CD web-site, Apr 2003, see Online Performances (Other), however, it's the same version as R-0552.

Walkin' Down The Line [The Bootleg Series Vols. 1-3, 1991]

R-0539 Witmark demo version from Columbia US promo mono 12" LP, 1963, mono version of track released in 1991 on The Bootleg Series Vols. 1-3, now released on The Bootleg Series Vol. 9 - The Witmark Demos 1962-1964, 2010

R-1141 Recorded at Eric von Schmidt's House, 532 Beach Road, Siesta Key, Sarasota, FL, May 1964, from the 9LP Columbia/Legacy/Sony Music set The 50th Anniversary Collection 1964, 8 Dec 2014, see 2014

Wallflower [The Bootleg Series Vols. 1-3, 1991]

R-0088 Bob shares lead vocal and plays guitar for Doug Sahm on the 1973 Atlantic album Doug Sahm & Band (see 1973), also included on the Rhino compilation CD I Shall Be Unreleased, (see 1991) and the Columbia Australia compilation Doin' Dylan 2 (see 2002)

The Walls Of Red Wing [The Bootleg Series Vols. 1-3, 1991]

R-0386 [As Red Wing Reform School] - live, Town Hall, New York, 12 Apr 1963, surfaced in 1980 on unreleased Columbia acetates, see 1980, now also released on the Columbia/Legacy/Sony Music Europe 6LP limited edition 50th Anniversary Collection 1963, Dec 2013

R-0793 Studio out-take from The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan recorded at Columbia Studios, New York, 23 Apr 1963, released in 1991 on The Bootleg Series Vols. 1-3, here with fake applause added on the end, from second version of cancelled Columbia album Bob Dylan In Concert, 1964

R-0793M Studio out-take from The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan recorded at Columbia Studios, New York, 23 Apr 1963 (mono version), here with fake applause added on the end, from second version of cancelled Columbia album Bob Dylan In Concert, 1964

R-1085 Recorded live, Carnegie Hall, New York, 26 Oct 1963, from the Columbia/Legacy/Sony Music Europe 6LP limited edition 50th Anniversary Collection 1963, Dec 2013 (previously uncirculating because R-0793/M was substituted!)

R-1150 Recorded live, Royal Festival Hall, London, 17 May 1964, from the 9LP Columbia/Legacy/Sony Music set The 50th Anniversary Collection 1964, 8 Dec 2014, see 2014

Watching The River Flow [Single, 1971, then Bob Dylan's Greatest Hits Vol. II, 1971]

R-0687 Mono version, A-side of Columbia/CBS international 7" singles, 1971 (stereo version is not a rarity)

We Are the World (Michael Jackson/Lionel Ritchie)

R-0164 Bob contributes vocals to charity Columbia/CBS single (6:22), see 1985 and VHS & DVD 1980s

R-0357 Extended version of R-0164 (7:19) on UK CBS 12" single, see 1985

R-0631 Edited version of R-0164 (3:00) on A-side of Columbia Argentina promo 7" single, see 1985

R-0632 Edited version of R-0357 (7:02) on B-side of Columbia Argentina promo 7" single, see 1985

R-0633 Edited version of R-0164 (5:50) on both sides of CBS Discos Peru promo 7" single, see 1985

R-0358  Filmed rehearsal of the recording of the song on We Are The World - The Video Event, (USA, 1985) also titled We Are The World -The Making Of (Europe 1985), see VHS & DVD 1980s

R-0750 Bob contributes to show finale at "Live Aid", Philadelphia, PA, 13 Jul 1985, from Live Aid 4DVD release, Nov 2004, see VHS & DVD 2000s Part 2

We Shall Overcome (Zilphia Horton/Frank Hamilton/Guy Carawan/Pete Seeger)

R-0023 Bob performs with the Freedom Singers and ensemble at the Newport Folk Festival, 26 Jul 1963, on the 1964 Vanguard album Evening Concerts At Newport Vol. 1, see 1964 (stereo version)

R-0023M Bob performs with the Freedom Singers and ensemble at the Newport Folk Festival, 26 Jul 1963, on the 1964 Vanguard album Evening Concerts At Newport Vol. 1, see 1964 (mono version)

Weary Blues From Waitin’ (Hank Williams) [The Bootleg Series Vol. 12 - Bob Dylan 1965-1966 The Cutting Edge Collector's Edition, 2016]

R-1438 Recorded in a hotel room, Savoy Hotel, London (5/04/1965), from The Bootleg Series Vol. 12 - Bob Dylan 1965-1966 The Cutting Edge Collector's Edition, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 6 Nov 2015

Weeping Willow (Traditional)

BDC17 Recorded live, Supper Club, New York City, 17 Nov 1993, second show, from a shelved live album project, from bobdylan.com, Feb 1998, see Online Performances (bobdylan.com)

Went To See The Gypsy [New Morning, 1970]

R-0683 Unreleased demo version (with Bob on piano) of the 1970 track from New Morning, available from the Apple iTunes Online Music Store, Oct 2004, see Online Performances (Other)
Now no longer a rarity since it appears as track 15 on CD2 of 2013's The Bootleg Series, Vol. 10 - Another Self Portrait (1969-1971)

West Texas (Traditional)

R-0708  Recorded live, Gaslight Café, New York, 15 Oct 1962, from Bob Dylan Live At The Gaslight 1962, Starbucks/Hear Music/Sony Music Custom Marketing Group (USA), 2005

What Kind Of Friend Is This? [The Bootleg Series Vol. 12 - Bob Dylan 1965-1966 The Cutting Edge Collector's Edition, 2016]

R-1444 Recorded in a hotel room, North British Station Hotel, Glasgow, Scotland (5/13/1966), from The Bootleg Series Vol. 12 - Bob Dylan 1965-1966 The Cutting Edge Collector's Edition, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 6 Nov 2015

Whatcha Gonna Do

R-0579 Unreleased out-take from The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan ,recorded Columbia Recording Studios, New York, 14 Nov 1962 (CO 77005, take 1), on a 1962 Columbia acetate that surfaced in May 1982. This was released on the Sony Music Europe 4CD-R set The 50th Anniversary Collection in Dec 2012

R-0967 Unreleased out-take from The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan ,recorded Columbia Recording Studios, New York, 6 Dec 1962 (CO 77021, take 1), on a 1962 Columbia acetate that surfaced in May 1982. This was released on the Sony Music Europe 4CD-R set The 50th Anniversary Collection in Dec 2012

When He Returns [Slow Train Coming, 1979]

R-0283 Recorded live, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 20 Apr 1980, from the Highway 61 Interactive CD-ROM, Columbia/Graphix Zone, 1995. This footage will also appear on a 2006 US DVD Gotta Serve Somebody: The Gospel Songs Of Bob Dylan, see VHS & DVD 2000s Part 3

When I Paint My Masterpiece [Bob Dylan's Greatest Hits Vol. II, 1971]

R-1007 Stand-alone version recorded Blue Rock Studios, New York, 16-18 Mar 1971 (3:27), from 2013 Audio Fidelity US remastered Bob Dylan's Greatest Hits Vol. II compilation without segue from Tomorrow Is A Long Time, see 2013 (the 1971 version is 3:22)

R-0477 Recorded live with The Band at the Academy of Music in Brooklyn, New York City, 31 Dec 1971, bonus track on the 2001 reissue of the Band's Capitol album Rock Of Ages, see 2001

R-0139 A previously unknown version is said to have been played on the radio in the US in 1978-79, this could have been the live performance from the film Renaldo & Clara, but it has not been otherwise reported as a radio station promo. Can anyone confirm? (See 1978)

When The Night Comes Falling From the Sky [Empire Burlesque, 1985]

R-0591 Edit of album version (2:30) from Empire Burlesque promo cassette, Columbia USA, 1985

R-0168 Second edit of album version (4:18), Columbia/CBS 7" singles "disco mix", 1985

R-0629 Third edit of album version (4:18), CBS 7" single edit unique to UK, same length but not the same verse selection as R-0168, the "disco mix", 1985

R-0178 Recorded live from the HBO special Hard To Handle with Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers, 1986, see VHS & DVD 1980s

R-0451 "Live" performance featured in the 1987 film Hearts Of Fire, actually excerpt from 1985 promo video for Empire Burlesque single directed by Dave Stewart, see VHS & DVD 1980s

When The Ship Comes In [The Times They Are A-Changin', 1964]

R-1082 Recorded live with Joan Baez from the "March on Washington", Washington, DC, 28 Aug 1963, from the Columbia/Legacy/Sony Music Europe 6LP limited edition 50th Anniversary Collection 1963, Dec 2013

R-0373 Recorded live, Carnegie Hall, New York, 26 Oct 1963 (stereo version), from the unreleased 1964 Columbia album Bob Dylan In Concert, see 1964, now released on The Bootleg Series Vol. 7: No Direction Home, Sep 2005

R-0373M Recorded live, Carnegie Hall, New York, 26 Oct 1963 (mono version), from the unreleased 1964 Columbia album Bob Dylan In Concert, see 1964 (still a rarity)

R-1159 Recorded live, Royal Festival Hall, London, 17 May 1964, from the 9LP Columbia/Legacy/Sony Music set The 50th Anniversary Collection 1964, 8 Dec 2014, see 2014

When You Gonna Wake Up? [Slow Train Coming, 1979]

R-0788 Recorded live on TV, "Saturday Night Live", NBC Studios, New York, 20 Oct 1979, from Saturday Night Live: The Complete Fifth Season 1979-1980, Universal Studios USA 7DVD boxed set, 2009, see VHS & DVD 2000s Part 4

Where's Bob Dylan When You Need Him? (John Oszajca/Bob Dylan)

R-0604 This song by John Oszajca on his 2000 Interscope album From There To Here features a sample from License To Kill from Infidels, see 2000

Where Were You Last Night? (Traveling Wilburys)

R-0344 From Traveling Wilburys Volume Three, Wilbury Records (Warner Brothers), 1990 (Wilburys)

Who Do You Love? (Elias McDaniels - "Bo Diddley")

R-0057 Bob was once thought to be the "Roosevelt Gook" playing piano on Tom Rush's 1966 Elektra album Take A Little Walk With Me, see 1966 and Red Herrings.

R-0057M Mono version of R-0057, see 1966 and Red Herrings.

Who Killed Davey Moore? [The Bootleg Series Vols. 1-3, 1991]

R-0388 Recorded live, Town Hall, New York, 12 Apr 1963 (stereo version), surfaced in 1980 on unreleased Columbia acetates, see 1980, now also released on the Columbia/Legacy Europe 6LP limited edition 50th Anniversary Collection 1963, Dec 2013

R-1078 Recorded for the "Studs Terkel Wax Museum" radio show, Chicago, IL, 26 Apr 1963, from the Columbia/Legacy/Sony Music Europe 6LP limited edition 50th Anniversary Collection 1963, Dec 2013

R-0820 Recorded live, Newport Folk Festival, Newport, RI, 28 Jul 1963 ("Topical Songs" workshop), from 2007 US Columbia/Legacy DVD The Other Side Of The Mirror: Bob Dylan Live At The Newport Folk Festival 1963-1965, see VHS & DVD 2000s Part 4

R-0796 Recorded live, Carnegie Hall, New York, 26 Oct 1963 (mono version), from first version of cancelled Columbia album Bob Dylan In Concert, 1964 (stereo version was released in 1991 on The Bootleg Series Vols. 1-3)

R-1146 Recorded live, Royal Festival Hall, London, 17 May 1964, from the 9LP Columbia/Legacy/Sony Music set The 50th Anniversary Collection 1964, 8 Dec 2014, see 2014

R-1183 Recorded live, recorded at Town Hall, Philadelphia, PA, 10 Oct 1964, from the 9LP Columbia/Legacy/Sony Music set The 50th Anniversary Collection 1964, 8 Dec 2014, see 2014

Who Love (If Not You Love) (David Blue)

R-0121 Bob plays harmonica on this track from David Blue's 1975 Asylum album, Com'n Back For More, see 1975

Wichita (Big Joe Williams)

R-0006 Bob plays harmonica for Big Joe Williams, from the 1964 album Three Kings And The Queen, recorded Cue Studios, New York, 2 Mar 1962, see 1964

Wichita Blues (Goin' To Louisiana) (Robert Johnson)

R-0392 Freewheelin' out-take, version 1, recorded at Columbia Studios, New York, 25 April 1962, surfaced in 1980 on unreleased Columbia acetates (this version is shown as Traditional), see 1980

R-0393 Freewheelin' out-take, version 2, recorded at Columbia Studios, New York, 25 April 1962, surfaced in 1980 on unreleased Columbia acetates (this version is shown as Traditional), see 1980

The Wicked Messenger [John Wesley Harding, 1968]

Q-0021 Recorded with the Grateful Dead on their 1987 tour on The Dead Play Dylan, Red Robin (Germany), see Questionable Releases

Wigwam [Self Portrait, 1970]

R-1091 Mono version of track from Self Portrait on promo and commercial Columbia and CBS 7" singles, 1970

R-1114 Album track from Self Portrait (identified as "Cut #4") with different mix, from the "West Houston Street Acetates", 2014

Wilbury Twist (Traveling Wilburys)

R-0348 From Traveling Wilburys Volume Three, Wilbury Records (Warner Brothers), 1990 (Wilburys)

Wild Mountain Thyme (Traditional) [also listed as "Purple Heather"]

R-0803 Listed as Purple Heather, recorded in hotel room, Savoy Hotel, London, England, 29 Apr 1965, from the bonus DVD with the Docurama "1965 Tour Deluxe Edition" of Don't Look Back, 2007, see VHS & DVD 2000s Part 4

R-1019 Recorded live with The Band at the Isle Of Wight Festival, 31 Aug 1969, from CD3 of the Columbia/Legacy/Sony Music limited Deluxe Edition of The Bootleg Series, Vol. 10 - Another Self Portrait (1969-1971), Aug 2013

Will The Circle Be Unbroken (Ada R. Haberschon/Charles H. Gabriel, arranged by A.P. Carter)

R-0019 Bob appears on Ramblin' Jack Elliott's 1964 stereo Vanguard album Jack Elliott as "Tedham Porterhouse" playing harmonica (stereo version), recorded New York, late 1963/early 1964, see 1964

R-0019M Bob appears on Ramblin' Jack Elliott's 1964 mono Vanguard album Jack Elliott as "Tedham Porterhouse" playing harmonica (mono version), recorded New York, late 1963/early 1964, see 1964

With God On Our Side [The Times They Are A-Changin', 1964]

R-1058 Recorded live, Town Hall, New York, 12 Apr 1963, from the Columbia/Legacy Europe 6LP limited edition 50th Anniversary Collection 1963, Dec 2013

R-0926 Recorded live at Club 47, Harvard Square, Cambridge, MA, 21 Apr 1963, from documentary film For The Love Of The Music: The Club 47 Revival, 2012 (audio only, incomplete), see VHS & DVD 2010s

R-1072 Recorded live at the Bear Club, Chicago, IL, 25 Apr 1963, from the Columbia/Legacy/Sony Music Europe 6LP limited edition 50th Anniversary Collection 1963, Dec 2013

R-0311 Recorded live with Joan Baez, Newport Folk Festival, Newport, RI, 27 Jul 1963 (morning workshop) (stereo version), from the 1964 Vanguard stereo album Newport Broadside: Topical Songs At The Newport Folk Festival 1963, see 1964, and in part on the 2007 US Columbia/Legacy DVD The Other Side Of The Mirror: Bob Dylan Live At The Newport Folk Festival 1963-1965, see VHS & DVD 2000s Part 4 (the version on the 1964 album was previously thought to be R-0021, see below)

R-0311M Recorded live with Joan Baez, Newport Folk Festival, Newport, RI, 27 Jul 1963 (morning workshop) (mono version), from the 1964 Vanguard mono album Newport Broadside: Topical Songs At The Newport Folk Festival 1963, see 1964

Thanks to Bob Stacy for information that R-0311/R-0311M are from the morning workshop on 27 Jul 1963, and not from the afternoon workshop on 26 Jul 1963 as previously listed. This is confirmed by Derek Barker in Appendix 1, p448, of his book "Bob Dylan Under The Influence: The Songs He Didn't Write" (Chrome Dreams, 2008)

R-0021 With Joan Baez, from the Newport Folk Festival, 28 Jul 1963 (evening concert) (stereo version), from the 2007 US Columbia/Legacy DVD The Other Side Of The Mirror: Bob Dylan Live At The Newport Folk Festival 1963-1965, see VHS & DVD 2000s Part 4
This is now known not to be the version on the 1964 Vanguard stereo album Newport Broadside: Topical Songs At The Newport Folk Festival 1963, see 1964, the mono version R-0021M therefore does not exist.

R-0039 Part 1 of the studio version from The Times They Are A-Changin', recorded Columbia Studios, New York, 7 Aug 1963, on the A-side of 1964 US Columbia promo single, see 1964

R-0594 Part 2 of the studio version from The Times They Are A-Changin', recorded Columbia Studios, New York, 7 Aug 1963, on the B-side of 1964 US Columbia promo single, see 1964

R-0048 (Début) - Part 1 (5:21) of the studio version from The Times They Are A-Changin', recorded Columbia Studios, New York, 7 Aug 1963, on the A-side of CBS 1966 France EP, see 1966 (different split from R-0039/R-0594)

R-0595 (Fin) - Part 1 (5:21) of the studio version from The Times They Are A-Changin', recorded Columbia Studios, New York, 7 Aug 1963, on the B-side of CBS 1966 France EP, see 1966 ( different split from R-0039/R-0594)

R-0713 Recorded live, Carnegie Hall,  New York, 26 Oct 1963, from Bob Dylan Live At Carnegie Hall 1963, Sony Music (USA/Japan), Sep 2005

R-0382 Recorded live, BBC TV "Tonight" show, London, 12 May 1964, on 5DVD boxed set of 1976 TV documentary series All You Need Is Love: The Story Of Popular Music - Tony Palmer's Classic Series, Voiceprint (USA), 2008, see VHS & DVD 1970s

R-1156 Recorded live, Royal Festival Hall, London, 17 May 1964, from the 9LP Columbia/Legacy/Sony Music set The 50th Anniversary Collection 1964, 8 Dec 2014, see 2014

R-0253 Recorded live with Joan Baez, from the Newport Folk Festival, 26 Jul 1964 (evening performance - Bob's set), previously unreleased, from the Vanguard album Joan Baez Live At Newport, 1997

R-0688 Recorded live with Joan Baez, Newport Folk Festival, Newport, RI, 26 Jul 1964 (evening concert), from 2007 US Columbia/Legacy DVD The Other Side Of The Mirror: Bob Dylan Live At The Newport Folk Festival 1963-1965, see VHS & DVD 2000s Part 4 (edited version of R-0253)

R-1180 Recorded live with Joan Baez, Forest Hills Music Festival, Forest Hills Tennis Stadium, New York, NY, 8 Aug 1964 (Joan Baez concert), from the 9LP Columbia/Legacy/Sony Music set The 50th Anniversary Collection 1964, 8 Dec 2014, see 2014

R-1195 Recorded live, recorded at Town Hall, Philadelphia, PA, 10 Oct 1964, from the 9LP Columbia/Legacy/Sony Music set The 50th Anniversary Collection 1964, 8 Dec 2014, see 2014

R-1461 Recorded live [incomplete], Santa Monica Civic Auditorium, Santa Monica, California, 27 Mar 1965, from 50th Anniversary Collection 1965, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 4 Dec 2015

R-1518 Recorded live, Town Hall, Birmingham, England, 5 May 1965, from 50th Anniversary Collection 1965, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 4 Dec 2015

R-1532 Recorded live, correctly dated as City Hall, Newcastle, 6 May 1965, from 50th Anniversary Collection 1965, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 4 Dec 2015

R-1544 Recorded live, Free Trade Hall, Manchester, England, 7 May 1965, from 50th Anniversary Collection 1965, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 4 Dec 2015

R-1558 Recorded live, Royal Albert Hall, London, England, 9 May 1965, from 50th Anniversary Collection 1965, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 4 Dec 2015

R-1571 Recorded live, Royal Albert Hall, London, England, 10 May 1965, from 50th Anniversary Collection 1965, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 4 Dec 2015

Woogie Boogie [Self Portrait, 1970]

R-1228 Basic version of album track from Self Portrait with just piano and guitar, from the "West Houston Street Acetates", 2014

Working On A Guru

R-0421 Recorded with George Harrison during the New Morning sessions at Columbia Studios, New York, 1 May 1970, from The Gelston Acetates, a set of Columbia acetates which surfaced in 1986

Worried Blues (Hally Wood) [The Bootleg Series Vols. 1-3, 1991]

R-0950 Out-take from The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan, recorded at Columbia Studios, New York, 9 Jul 1962 (take 1 - take released on The Bootleg Series Vols. 1- 3 in 1991 is take 2), previously uncirculating, released on the Sony Music Europe 4CD set The 50th Anniversary Collection, Dec 2012
 


Xmas Island (Richard Fariña)

R-0013 Bob supplies harmonica and back-up vocals to Richard Fariña and Eric von Schmidt from their 1964 Folklore album Dick Fariña & Eric von Schmidt, see 1964


Ye Playboys And Playgirls

R-0020 With Pete Seeger, live at the Newport Folk Festival, Newport, RI, 28 Jul 1963 ("Topical Songs" workshop), from the 1964 Vanguard album Newport Broadside (Topical Songs) (see 1964), also on the Vanguard Folk Festival compilation album Folk Duets, see 1998 (stereo version)

R-0020M With Pete Seeger, live at the Newport Folk Festival, Newport, RI, 28 Jul 1963 ("Topical Songs" workshop), from the 1964 Vanguard album Newport Broadside (Topical Songs), see 1964 (mono version)

Yea! Heavy And A Bottle of Bread [The Basement Tapes, 1975]

R-1217 Original Garth Hudson mix of the officially released Basement Tapes track, recorded at Big Pink, West Saugerties, NY, Jul-Oct 1967, from promo Columbia/Legacy US reel-to-reel tape release The Bootleg Series Vol. 11 - The Basement Tapes, Oct 2014

BDC89 Recorded live, Madison Square Garden, New York City, 11 Nov 2002, from bobdylan.com, Nov 2002, see Online Performances (bobdylan.com)

Yesterday (John Lennon/Paul McCartney)

R-0422 Recorded with George Harrison during the New Morning sessions at Columbia Studios, New York, 1 May 1970, from The Gelston Acetates, a set of Columbia acetates which surfaced in 1986

Yonder Comes Sin

R-0653 Special Rider demo, out-take from Shot Of Love, recorded Rundown Studios, Santa Monica, CA, 27 Oct 1980, from Columbia/CBS US/UK acetates, 1981

You Ain't Goin' Nowhere [Bob Dylan's Greatest Hits Vol. II, 1971]

R-1223 Original Garth Hudson mix of the officially released Basement Tapes track, recorded at Big Pink, West Saugerties, NY, Jul-Oct 1967, from promo Columbia/Legacy US reel-to-reel tape release The Bootleg Series Vol. 11 - The Basement Tapes, Oct 2014

BDC91 Recorded live, Madison Square Garden, New York City, 13 Nov 2002, from bobdylan.com, Nov 2002, see Online Performances (bobdylan.com)

You Belong To Me (Pee Wee King/Red Stewart/Chilton Price)

R-0231 From the Natural Born Killers: A Soundtrack For An Oliver Stone Film Nothing/Interscope film soundtrack album, 1994 and VHS & DVD 1990s Part 1

You Can Always Tell (Furry Lewis)

R-0012 Bob supplies harmonica and back-up vocals to Richard Fariña and Eric von Schmidt on their self-titled album, see 1964 (Bob's involvement on this track is disputed)

You Can Get Her (Traditional, arr. Bob Dylan)

R-1036 Recorded live from "The Banjo Tape", recorded Gerde's Folk City, New York, 8 Feb 1963, from the Columbia/Legacy Europe 6LP limited edition 50th Anniversary Collection 1963, Dec 2013

You Can't Tell A Book By Its Cover (Willie Dixon)

R-0056 Bob was once thought to be the "Roosevelt Gook" playing piano on Tom Rush's 1966 Elektra album Take A Little Walk With Me, 1966 and Red Herrings.

R-0056M Mono version of R-0056, see 1966 and Red Herrings.

You Gotta Go [The Bootleg Series Vols. 1-3, 1991]

See If You Gotta Go, Go Now

You Took My Breath Away (Traveling Wilburys)

R-0347 From Traveling Wilburys Volume Three, Wilbury Records (Warner Brothers), 1990 (Wilburys)

You're A Big Girl Now [Blood On The Tracks, 1975]

R-0117 Unreleased alternate version from the 1974 Columbia test pressing of Blood On The Tracks (a remixed version of this track appears on Biograph), see 1974

BDC8 Recorded live, El Rey Theater, Los Angeles, 17 Dec 1997, from bobdylan.com, Jan 1998, see Online Performances (bobdylan.com)

You're No Good (Jesse Fuller) [Bob Dylan, 1962]

R-0584 Alternate take from album track with intro frequently listed as Connecticut Cowboy, on John Hammond 12" acetate, Columbia, 1963

You're The One (Georges Aber/Petula Clark/Tony Hatch)

R-0806  Recorded in hotel room, Adelphi Hotel, Liverpool, England, 1 May 1965, from the bonus DVD with the Docurama "1965 Tour Deluxe Edition" of Don't Look Back, 2007, see VHS & DVD 2000s Part 4 (now confirmed as Joan Baez only)

You've Been Hiding Too Long (Traditional, arr. Bob Dylan)

R-1049 Recorded live, Town Hall, New York, 12 Apr 1963, from the Columbia/Legacy Europe 6LP limited edition 50th Anniversary Collection 1963, Dec 2013 (also known as Hiding Too Long)

You Win Again (Hank Williams)

R-0677 Live duet with Willie Nelson, recorded Los Angeles, CA, 31 May 2004, from Red Distribution Inc. DVD (USA), Oct 2004, see VHS & DVD 2000s Part 2

BDC105 Recorded live, Bonnaroo 2004 Music Festival, Manchester, TN, 11 Jun 2004, from bobdylan.com, Jun 2004, see Online Performances (bobdylan.com)

Young But Daily Growing (Traditional, arr. Bob Dylan) [The Bootleg Series Vol. 12 - Bob Dylan 1965-1966 The Cutting Edge Collector's Edition, 2015]

R-1441 Recorded in a hotel room, Savoy Hotel, London (5/04/1965), from The Bootleg Series Vol. 12 - Bob Dylan 1965-1966 The Cutting Edge Collector's Edition, Columbia/Legacy (USA), 6 Nov 2015




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