God Don't Never Change: The Songs of Blind Willie Johnson (Various)
"This thing is so powerful, it's intimidating. It's like being thrown across a room and pinned to a wall by some unseen, immovable force. " --No Depression
"Producer Jeffrey Gaskill’s able guidance has resulted in 11 stirring renditions which replicated the soul of the songs not just the sounds." --Associated Press
GRAMMY NOMINATIONS for Best Roots Gospel Album and Best American Roots Performance for Blind Boys of Alabama recording of Mother's Children Have a Hard Time.
Label: Alligator Records
Featuring: Tom Waits, Lucinda Williams, Derek Trucks & Susan Tedeschi, Cowboy Junkies, Blind Boys of Alabama, Sinead O'Connor, Luther Dickinson featuring The Rising Star Fife & Drum Band, Maria McKee, and Rickie Lee Jones.
Gotta Serve Somebody: The Gospel Songs of Bob Dylan (DVD Documentary)
"An interesting rewind to the powerful gospel music Bob Dylan wrote in the late 70’s and early 80’s." -BobDylan.com
(2006) PARK CITY FILM MUSIC FESTIVAL
Gold Medal for Excellence
Audience Choice for Best Music Documentary
(2007) Dylan Day’s Celebration
(2007) Toronto Jewish Film Festival
(2007) Dylan Symposium
Highway 61 Revisited: Dylan’s Road from Minnesota to the World Bob Dylan’s American Journey, 1956-1966
The Frederick R. Weisman Art Museum, University of Minnesota
(2008) The Cleveland Museum of Art
(2008) Dylan Symposium
Bob Dylan’s American Journey, 1956-1966
Skirball Cultural Center, Los Angeles, CA
Features: Interviews with Dylan band members: Jim Keltner, Spooner Oldham, Regina McCrary, Fred Tackett, Terry Young, Mona Lisa Young, and producer Jerry Wexler
Commentary by: Paul Williams and Alan Light
This musical documentary premieres 1980 footage of Bob Dylan performing "When He Returns," the first archival performance released from this important era.
Studio: Image Entertainment
Gotta Serve Somebody: The Gospel Songs of Bob Dylan (Various)
The best African-American covers of Dylan songs since Jimi Hendrix. --The New York Times
GRAMMY NOMINATIONS for Best Soul Gospel Album and Best Pop Collaboration With Vocals for the Bob Dylan and Mavis Staples recording of "Gonna Change My Way of Thinking"
Featuring: Shirley Caesar, Lee Williams and the Spiritual QC's, Dottie Peoples, The Fairfield Four, Sounds of Blackness, Aaron Neville, Helen Baylor, Chicago Mass Choir, The Mighty Clouds of Joy, Rance Allen, and Bob Dylan & Mavis Staples