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 #13481  by LazyLightnin
 Fri Mar 02, 2007 6:08 pm
be nice to hear what the community has to say!

1. A hard rains a-gonna fall
2. You aint goin nowhere
3. Ballad of a thin man
4. Mozambique
5. positively 4th st.

 #13482  by b weird
 Fri Mar 02, 2007 6:53 pm
1. Knockin' On Heavens Door 2. All Along The Watchtower 3. Desolation Row 4. Masters Of War 5. Mr. Tambourine Man

 #13483  by jck_strw
 Fri Mar 02, 2007 7:35 pm
1. Buckets of Rain
2. Tangled Up In Blue
3. It's All Over Now Baby Blue
4. Visions of Johanna
5. Simple Twist of Fate
6. It Takes A Lot To Laugh....*

It's tough to limit it to 5. Like a Rolling Stone, Queen Jane, Girl From the North Country, Lonesome Death of Hattie Carrol, Only A Pawn In Their Game...

Top album is Blood On The Tracks though. No hesitation there.

*-I forgot this song originally. TOo many to list a top 5.

 #13486  by Chief5959
 Fri Mar 02, 2007 9:49 pm
Five is hard but so would 10 or 20.

1. I Want You
2. Sara
3. I Don't Believe You (Last Waltz Version)
4. Your a Big Girl Now
5. Subterranean Homesick Blues

Album: I would go with Blonde on Blonde but I would be more than happy with Blood On the Tracks.
Underrated Album: Street Legal

 #13488  by LazyLightnin
 Sat Mar 03, 2007 2:15 am
i know 5 is tuff, but i wanted to put the squeeze on you guys 8) nice top 5's so far! :D

 #13489  by golfnutt
 Sat Mar 03, 2007 2:37 am
Pretty Tough Question Lazy,but fun here are mine in no perticular order

1. Highway 61
2. Tangled Up in Blue
3. Idiot Wind
4. Maggie's Farm
5. Visions of Johanna
*A whole bunch tie for #6 and beyond

 #13490  by Shaggy
 Sat Mar 03, 2007 3:43 am
Really tough but I'll have a go:

(in no order)

Shelter from the Storm
If Not For You
Love Minus Zero/No Limit
You're Gonna Make Me Lonesome When You Go
Like a Rolling Stone

 #13491  by hesgone95
 Sat Mar 03, 2007 8:01 am
Hmmmm....only 5? Tough. Well I'll give it a go, in no particular order, off the top of my head:


Black Diamond Bay
The Man in Me
Shelter From the Storm
Visions of Johanna
It's all over Now, Baby Blue


My favorite albums:

Desire
Blood on the Tracks
Planet Waves
New Morning
Blonde on Blonde

 #13493  by The Doctor
 Sat Mar 03, 2007 8:47 am
1 It's all right ma (I'm only bleeding)
2 Love minus Zero/No Limit
3 Desolation Row
4 Talkin WW3 Blues
5 Isis

No particular album strikes me as a favorite...I like most of them.

Dylan is the only act I've seen more times than the dead! (27 times and growing)

 #13502  by grateful4booze
 Sat Mar 03, 2007 9:57 am
1. Like A Rolling Stone
2. Talking John Birch Society Blues
3. You Ain't Goin' Nowhere
4. Odds and Ends
5. Isis

 #13516  by hobbsy
 Sat Mar 03, 2007 12:00 pm
This changes daily but here goes....

1. Seven Curses
2. Let Me Die In My Footsteps
3. Idiot Wind
4. Positively 4th St.
5. Moonshiner

 #13521  by Billbbill
 Sat Mar 03, 2007 1:11 pm
Damn this is rough.

Oh well. In no particular order:

Blowin in the wind
A hard rain's a gonna fall
Positively 4th st
Like a rollin stone
Knockin on heavans door
shelter from the storm
forever young
The times they are a changin
Subterranean homesick blues
Tangled up in blue
I shall be released
All along the watchtower
Its all over now baby blue
Simple twist of fate

Ut oh - I went over.

OK, OK bold is my top five...I think.

:-?

 #13523  by bobbybobbob
 Sat Mar 03, 2007 1:28 pm
in no particular order:

Shelter from the Storm
Boots of Spanish Leather
Walkin' Down the Line
Who Killed Davy Moore?
Don't Think Twice

 #13525  by BigJilm
 Sat Mar 03, 2007 2:10 pm
hmmm......
in no particular order
1. Tambourine Man
2. Just Like Tom Thumb's Blues
3. Desolation Row
4. Tangled Up in Blue
5. Like A Rolling Stone

fav albums probly highway 61 or Blonde on Blonde

 #13534  by Crazy 9.5 Fingers
 Sat Mar 03, 2007 4:50 pm
off the top off the head

Isis

Tonight I'll be Staying Here With You

Baby Let Me Follow You Down

Visions Of Johnanna

She Belongs To me

-SO many more right up there, I forgot to mention the unheralded Jokerman!!