“Post subject: Bob Dylan Cover Band in NYC The Complete Unknowns
Thu August 26th, 2010, 23:52 GMT
I went to my second Complete Unknowns show last night at The Parkside Lounge on East Houston Street here in New York City. It occurred to me towards the end of their show that Bob was on stage at the same time in San Francisco. I enjoyed the Complete Unknowns show and look forward to seeing them again. They are a cover band rather than imitators, serious musicians with great performances all around. My favorites from last night were Idiot Wind, Chimes of Freedom, and Not Dark Yet.
Credit Michael Weiskopf's delivery, credit the band, credit the material; at one point last night I realized that while I was listening to this band performing his songs, that without Bob himself there, that I somehow zeroed in on the lyrics and could still be astounded by them.
They played for an hour and a half in the back room, very comfortable, tables with a waitperson. Captain La”