Written by: Bob Dylan. Oh, what’ll you do now, my darling young one? I’m a-goin’ back out ’fore the rain starts a-fallin’ I’ll walk to the depths of the deepest black forest Where the people are many and their hands are all empty Where the pellets of poison are flooding their waters Where the home in the valley meets the damp dirty prison Where the executioner’s face is always well hidden. Where hunger is ugly, where souls are forgotten Where black is the color, where none is the number And I’ll tell it and think it and speak it and breathe it And reflect it from the mountain so all souls can see it Then I’ll stand.
Oh, where have you been, my blue-eyed son? Oh, where have you been, my darling young one? I've stumbled on the side o. .A Hard Rain's a-Gonna Fall was written by Bob Dylan in 1962 and it appeared in his album The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan in 1963.
Where had our blue-eyed son been? Like the young seer of A Hard Rain’s a-Gonna Fall, he’d been walking through terrible lands, and seeing what we might not want to see. This is what great writers do, no matter the era. They tell us where we’ve been, where we are, where we might be headed, as we make our way down timeless and sometimes unfriendly roads. This is what Bob Dylan does now, as masterfully as he did in 1965 and 1966
When Dylan opens the verse with "where have been my blue eyed son oh where have you been my darling young one? " It sends me into meltdown. 11 Visions of Johanna. In my opinion this is Bob Dylan's best song, and I always light up whenever it gets to this track on the album. Are you kidding me? This deserves number three are you serious people? Knockin' On heaven's door?
The original opening was Where have you been, my blue eyed boy, Where have you been, my darling young son. And it wasn’t a hard rain that was gonna fall, but And it’s a hard, It’s a hard, It’s a hard rain must fall. Musically the song is as powerful and innovative as it is lyrically. Awesome price brother. You are a talented writer in your own right. Jason Hannigan says: November 13, 2016 at 9:46 pm.
About Blue-Eyed Son. Singer/songwriter Andrew Heilprin composes a tangible and more subdued sound compared to his days fronting the SoCal punk band 40 Watt Domain. He honors Bob Dylan by giving himself the moniker of Blue-Eyed Son. His collection of 50-some songs followed him on a trip to Hawaii in 2002 to meet with the folks at Volcano Records, however, the bulk of those songs were lost after Heilprin's laptop burned out. Not all was lost and luckily for Heilprin, four songs were salvaged. He recorded those four songs as a demo to send to labels. The indie imprint Eeenie Meenie received.
Having my own blue-eyed son, I sang the words to myself, over and over, in the original key, with pleasure and resolve. I had it in my mind to sing the song exactly as it was written and as well as I was capable of doing. I bought a new suit, I trimmed my hair, and felt that I was ready. I thought of my mother, who bought me my first Dylan album when I was barely sixteen. She found it in the bargain bin at the five-and-dime and bought it with her tip money. Then Bob Dylan was announced as the Nobel Laureate in Literature, and I felt my heart pounding. After a moving speech dedicated to him was read, I heard my name spoken and I rose. As if in a fairy tale, I stood before the Swedish King and Queen and some of the great minds of the world, armed with a song in which every line encoded the experience and resilience of the poet who penned them.
Bob Dylan, describing this song, said, "I had carried that song around in my head for a long time and I remember that when I was writing it, I'd remembered a Gene Vincent song. He added, "It was one of the songs I used to sing back in high school. Of course, I was singing about a different Baby Blue. It's All Over Now, Baby Blue" lyrics provided for educational purposes and personal use only.
Hard Rain is a live album by American singer-songwriter Bob Dylan, released on September 13, 1976 by Columbia Records. The album was recorded during the second leg of the Rolling Thunder Revue. The album was partly recorded on May 23, 1976, during a concert at Hughes Stadium in Fort Collins, Colorado; the penultimate show of the tour, the concert was also filmed and later broadcast by NBC as a one-hour television special in September. Hard Rain's release coincided with this broadcast).
Текст песни Where Are You Tonight (Journey Through Dark Heat) в исполнении Bob Dylan c переводом: There's a long distance train rolling through the rain, tears on the letter I writeThere's a woman I long to touch and I miss her so much but she's drifting like a sateliteThere's a neon light ablaze in the green smoky haze, and laughter down onElizabeth StreetAnd a lonesome bell tone in that valley.