Appendix C: Sources and Acknowledgments



Searching For A Gem - Alan Fraser's copiously illustrated online catalogue of both rare and regular Dylan releases from all over the world.

45cat - an online catalogue of 7" 45rpm singles from all artists

Discogs - an online community-maintained database of record releases of all types

Back issues of Billboard and Cash Box magazines as collected on the American Radio History website

Official Charts Company - an online database of the UK Top 40 charts.  For the 1960s this uses the charts maintained by the trade magazine Record Retailer.

Bob Dylan press conference, KQED-TV, San Francisco, 3 Dec 1965, currently viewable at


Books, magazines etc:

Hermann Anschlag, Bob Dylan / Small Talk, self-published, 1982

Clinton Heylin, Revolution in the Air, Chicago Review Press, 2009

Colin Irwin, Bob Dylan: Highway 61 Revisited, Flame Tree Publishing, 2008

Daffyd Rees, Barry Lazell & Roger Osborne, 40 Years of NME Charts, Boxtree, 1992

Daryl Sanders, That Thin, Wild Mercury Sound: Dylan, Nashville and the Making of Blonde on Blonde, Chicago Review Press, 2018 (Kindle Edition)

M. C. Strong, The Wee Rock Discography, Canongate, 1996

Ian Woodward, TRACKING DYLAN #17: The "Like A Rolling Stone" Single, in issue 182 of ISIS magazine, UK, 2015

Sony Music Entertainment, booklet for Bob Dylan: The Original Mono Recordings, 2010, including a list of Dylan's mono albums and singles with their 'official' US release dates

Sony Music Entertainment, booklets included in the 2-CD, 6-CD and 18-CD editions of Bob Dylan: The Bootleg Series Vol.12, The Cutting Edge 1965-1966, including reproductions of historic documents relating to Dylan's Columbia recording sessions in New York and Nashville.


I'm very grateful to the following people for their help with this part of the site: W.B., Peter Coulthard, Randy Price, Hominy Rhodes, Gerhard Schinzel, Bob Stacy and Ian Woodward.


Last updated April 2019