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Planet Waves

Planet Waves

by Bob Dylan Bob Dylan
Planet Waves

Planet Waves

by Bob Dylan Bob Dylan

SACD(Super Audio CD - SACD Hybrid)



Reteaming with the Band, Bob Dylan winds up with an album that recalls New Morning more than The Basement Tapes, since Planet Waves is given to a relaxed intimate tone -- all the more appropriate for a collection of modest songs about domestic life. As such, it may seem a little anticlimactic since it has none of the wildness of the best Dylan and Band music of the '60s -- just an approximation of the homespun rusticness. Considering that the record was knocked out in the course of three days, its unassuming nature shouldn't be a surprise, and sometimes it's as much a flaw as a virtue, since there are several cuts that float into the ether. Still, it is a virtue in places, as there are moments -- "On a Night Like This," "Something There Is About You," the lovely "Forever Young" -- where it just gels, almost making the diffuse nature of the rest of the record acceptable.

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Product Details

Release Date: 01/22/2016
Label: Mobile Fidelity
UPC: 0821797215367
catalogNumber: 2153
Rank: 10743

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Bob Dylan   Primary Artist

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