May 08, 2009

CANONIZED VOMIT

American Songwriter is profiling the thirty best Dylan songs, which is interesting really only for the Dylan-on-Dylan commentary--to wit, this morsel on "Like a Rolling Stone":

"The All Music Guide calls it “one of the most self-righteous and eloquent indictments ever committed to wax.”

Author David Hadju decreed it “his venomous rock and roll masterpiece.”

Dylan himself described it as a “long piece of vomit”

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