Listen for £0.00 with
Join Amazon Prime now
Get ad-free access to over a million songs and hundreds of playlists with Amazon Prime.
Or
Includes FREE MP3 version of this album.

More Options
Bringing It All Back Home
 
See larger image
 

Bringing It All Back Home

6 May 1991 | Format: MP3

£0.00
Join Amazon Prime to add this album to your library for ad-free streaming
£6.09 to buy (VAT included if applicable)
Buy the CD album for £5.74 and get the MP3 version for FREE. Does not apply to gift orders.
Provided by Amazon EU Sąrl. See Terms and Conditions for important information about costs that may apply for the MP3 version in case of returns and cancellations. Complete your purchase of the CD album to save the MP3 version to your Amazon music library.
Song Title
Time
Popularity  
30
1
2:21
30
2
2:46
30
3
3:54
30
4
2:51
30
5
3:04
30
6
2:35
30
7
6:29
30
8
5:30
30
9
5:40
30
10
7:29
30
11
4:12
Your Amazon Music account is currently associated with a different marketplace. To enjoy Prime Music, go to Your Music Library and transfer your account to Amazon.co.uk (UK).
  

Product details

  • Original Release Date: 22 Mar. 1965
  • Release Date: 6 May 1991
  • Label: Columbia
  • Record Company Required Metadata: Music file metadata contains unique purchase identifier. Learn more.
  • Total Length: 46:51
  • Genres:
  • ASIN: B006J1U61M
  • Average Customer Review: 4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (67 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 13,605 in Albums (See Top 100 in Albums)

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5 stars
Share your thoughts with other customers

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

39 of 40 people found the following review helpful By A Customer on 20 July 2000
Format: Audio CD
From this distance it's hard to imagine the shock this must have caused when it first came out. Dylan's first four albums (all big sellers) had been entirely acoustic; just Bob on vocals, guitar and harmonica. This opens with the pounding, very plugged-in 'rap' Subterranean Homesick Blues and all at once with this ultimate crossover song, intelligent rock, artistic rock was born. The opening scene of Dylan's documentary the same year (Don't Look Back) also used this song to make it the first song to have what we would now call a video. Dylan's lyrics here are perfect, half-way between the impassioned beliefs of his folk protests and the beautiful nonsense of much of Blonde on Blonde.
Love Minus Zero/ No Limit is still for me the perfect love song, and I challenge you not to be moved as the album slips out of the bluesy-rock boisterousness to the more thoughtful atmosphere of pared-down voice and guitar. It is this second half that really makes the album. It's as if Dylan has just been entertaining you for half-an-hour, sits down and says "Now. Let me show you what I can do." There can be few songs in his canon more bitter than It's Alright Ma, and few more tender than It's All Over Now, Baby Blue, both made from the simplest of ingredients.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
Format: Vinyl
BRINGING IT ALL BACK HOME is Dylan's fifth album, released in 1965. Commonly regarded as one of the most influential albums in rock history, BIABH is one of Dylan's most famous albums, and also one of his best.

By 1965, Bob Dylan had released four albums in the space of three years. The first was a traditional folk album with only two original songs. This was the proving grounds, for the market Dylan aiming for focused mostly on traditional material, not new song-writing The second was Dylan the song-writer, and proved to be one of the 1960s' most important albums. The third, Times They Are, featured Dylan the protest singer. The fourth was Another Side, which moved away from the protest-folk sing to a more surreal method of songwriting. For the protest-movement, it appeared for certain they were about to lose Dylan as a member of the movement.

When Dylan released BRINGING IT ALL BACK HOME, he made it quite clear that not only was he distancing himself from the whole protest-folk movement, he was plugging in and turning on. While in ensuing years this decision has become the stuff of rock and roll legend and mythology, it should be noted this was a tremendously risky direction at the time. If Dylan didn't have the material to back his decision, he could fall flat on his face and his career could be over. Dylan was making a gamble that he could transition to a new fanbase - a very difficult move to pull off for any pop star. Fortunately, Dylan not only had the songs to back his decision, he crafted some of the most enduring music in rock history.

Dylan went electric on this album, but only for half of it, leaving the second half as acoustic.
Read more ›
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By Michael Nicholl on 17 May 2009
Format: Audio CD
This was the very first Dylan album I ever bough back in 1977 when I had begun to latch onto his genius. This is the album where controversially Dylan moved away from the acoustic folk of his first four recordings and towards that of rock with the Hawks in tow (Later to become The Band).This was the birth of Folk Rock & Intelligant rock song writing. There are still traces of his acoustic past with Mr Tambourene Man and Gates of Eden, but it is the wonderful songs such as Subterranean Homesick Blues, Maggies Farm, Love Minus Zero/No Limit etc that really nail this recording. There is still some of his wit and humor, present on earlier recordings, with the wonderful epic 'Bob Dylans 115th Dream' (Whatever he was on at this time worked wonders for his creative imagination). Most will cite Blood On The Tracks as the finest recording by Dylan ever, and I for one would find it hard to disagree, but for me there are at least 3 essential Dylan recordings and they are Bringing It All Back Home / Desire / Blood On The Tracks. Each are so good for different reasons, that I feel it is impossible to name any one of them as his best. If you are a Dylan Fan then I am talking to the converted and you will be familiar with this masterpiece, but if you are new to his work but don't know where to begin, try Bringing It All Back Home!
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By Victor HALL OF FAMETOP 500 REVIEWER on 2 Aug. 2012
Format: Audio CD
This 1965 release is the fifth studio album from icon Bob Dylan, and for me one of his all time greatest works. Dylan's music has always been evolving, and here he was moving away from the folk troubadour or protest singer images of earlier albums into more experimental in interesting pastures. Chief among the innovations for this album was the introduction of electric guitar, a move that famously outraged his folk audience.

Dylan used his new sound to craft some absolutely wonderful songs. Songs that I can just listen to over and over again. From the romanticism of `love minus zero/no limit', the trippiness of `hey Mr. Tambourine man', the weird stream of consciousness of `Bob Dylan's 115th dream', the anger at the shackles imposed on him by the folk movement (Maggie's Farm)and the absurd but infections opener `subterranean homesick blues', Dylan manages to synthesise all his previous styles, electric and acoustic, into one glorious, personal whole that will have something to say to everyone. It's a classic album, and one of Dylan's best. 5 stars.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again

What Other Items Do Customers Buy After Viewing This Item?


Look for similar items by category