Monday, August 2, 2010



Mira Billotte recorded this Bob Dylan tune in 2007 for Todd Hayne's film I'm Not There. It stood out, and is as haunting as the original off John Wesley Harding, which is saying something. When not working the rounds as a solo artist and with that general free-for-all in today's music so beautifully done by many young musicians, Billotte is housed in the band White Magic.

and, speaking of the devil, listen to him cover a Doc Pomus tune, recorded as well by
Big Joe Turner, with equal glee:

and then the pro...

Big Joe Turner

. . . finally, here is Bob Dylan introducing Doc Pomus ~
born Jerome Solon Felder (June 27, 1925 - March 14, 1991 )
off his radio program "Theme Time Radio Hour".
He says it all the best.

Doc Pomus