Nov 21, 2022 • 1HR 27M

146 – "Talkin' Bear Mountain Picnic Massacre Blues"


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Not the Bob Dylan podcast you need, but certainly the one you want. We explore Dylan one random song at a time.
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Daniel and Kelly are listening to Dylan one random song at a time. This episode tackles the fine lines of comedic timing and just what happened at Bear Mountain in Dylan’s “Talkin’ Bear Mountain Picnic Massacre Blues.”

initial reactions + guitar (5:00) | context, the actual bear mountain picnic, and writing disasters (9:00) | versions (22:00) | song itself + comedic timing (27:30) | does this song work today? (36:00) | we’re a real podcast with a playlist (44:15) | recommendations (1:00:30) | endings (1:20:00)

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