Bob Dylan Announces 'Another Self Portrait'

New instalment of the Bootleg Series...
Another Self Portrait

Bob Dylan is set to re-visit one of his most mis-understood albums with new compilation 'Another Self Portrait'.

Originally designed to beat the pirates, 'The Bootleg Series' has evolved into a fascinating body of work in its own right. Allowing Bob Dylan to purge the archives, the songwriter has revealed unheard material recorded across the decades.

For its tenth instalment, the series will now focus on 1970's 'Self Portrait' and companion piece 'New Morning'. At the time, the album received a critical mauling with Griel Marcus memorably opening his Rolling Stone assassination with the line 'what is this shit?'

Gathering material recorded between 1969 and 1971, 'Another Self Portrait' provides an alternative analysis of this period. Containing demo recordings, alternative versions and live cuts (drawing on Dylan's epochal set at the Isle of Wight in 1969) this looks to be a comprehensive overview of this period in the songwriter's career.

Amusingly, Griel Marcus has agreed to provide sleeve notes, re-assessing the period in public after a forty year gap. In addition to this, Bob Dylan has provided a new painting for the cover art - watch a trailer for 'Another Self Portrait' below.

'Another Self Portrait' will be released on August 26th. Tracklisting:

The Bootleg Series, Vol. 10 - Another Self Portrait (1969-1971) CD 1
1 Went To See The Gypsy (demo)
2 In Search Of Little Sadie (without overdubs, Self Portrait)
3 Pretty Saro (unreleased, Self Portrait)
4 Alberta #3 (alternate version, Self Portrait)
5 Spanish Is The Loving Tongue (unreleased, Self Portrait)
6 Annie's Going To Sing Her Song (unreleased, Self Portrait)
7 Time Passes Slowly #1 (alternate version, New Morning)
8 Only A Hobo (unreleased, Greatest Hits II)
9 Minstrel Boy (unreleased, The Basement Tapes)
10 I Threw It All Away (alternate version, Nashville Skyline)
11 Railroad Bill (unreleased, Self Portrait)
12 Thirsty Boots (unreleased, Self Portrait)
13 This Evening So Soon (unreleased, Self Portrait)
14 These Hands (unreleased, Self Portrait)
15 Little Sadie (without overdubs, Self Portrait)
16 House Carpenter (unreleased, Self Portrait)
17 All The Tired Horses (without overdubs, Self Portrait)

The Bootleg Series, Vol. 10 - Another Self Portrait (1969-1971) CD 2
1 If Not For You (alternate version, New Morning)
2 Wallflower (alternate version, 1971)
3 Wigwam (original version without overdubs, Self Portrait)
4 Days Of '49 (original version without overdubs, Self Portrait)
5 Working On A Guru (unreleased, New Morning)
6 Country Pie (alternate version, Nashville Skyline)
7 I'll Be Your Baby Tonight (Live With The Band, Isle Of Wight 1969)
8 Highway 61 Revisited (Live With The Band, Isle Of Wight 1969)
9 Copper Kettle (without overdubs, Self Portrait)
10 Bring Me A Little Water (unreleased, New Morning)
11 Sign On The Window (with orchestral overdubs, New Morning)
12 Tattle O'Day (unreleased, Self Portrait)
13 If Dogs Run Free (alternate version, New Morning)
14 New Morning (with horn section overdubs, New Morning)
15 Went To See The Gypsy (alternate version, New Morning)
16 Belle Isle (without overdubs, Self Portrait)
17 Time Passes Slowly #2 (alternate version, New Morning)
18 When I Paint My Masterpiece (demo)

Bob Dylan & The Band Isle of Wight - August 31, 1969
1 She Belongs To Me
2 I Threw It All Away
3 Maggie's Farm
4 Wild Mountain Thyme
5 It Ain't Me, Babe
6 To Ramona/ Mr. Tambourine Man
7 I Dreamed I Saw St. Augustine
8 Lay Lady Lay
9 Highway 61 Revisited
10 One Too Many Mornings
11 I Pity The Poor Immigrant
12 Like A Rolling Stone
13 I'll Be Your Baby Tonight
14 Quinn The Eskimo (The Mighty Quinn)
15 Minstrel Boy
16 Rainy Day Women #12 & 35

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