Work continues apace (apace being a much nicer word than frantically) on our forthcoming Bob Dylan Encyclopedia, due to hit stores (as we say) on June 15th. I'm currently up to the letter C in my proofreading duties, and so far I've cried twice, laughed dozens of times, and have generally been bombarded by so much fascinating and beautifully expressed information and knowledge that I'm genuinely excited to be devoting my Sunday to C through G. All of which is a roundabout way of leading up to this:
Michael Gray, the book's esteemed author, has started a blog of his own, at
So far, posts include a list of the Dalai Lama's Tips for Humans, an extended piece about Tony Bennett, written by Michael in 1990, and an annotated list of Michael's top ten Dylan tracks of all time. Please do go and have a look, if you have the time.