There are giant figures in art who are sublimely good - Mozart, Picasso, Frank Lloyd Wright, Shakespeare, Dickens. Dylan ranks alongside these artists. --Rolling Stone Magazine
Documenting the life of one of the world's most influential musicians isn't easy, but author Brian Southall makes it look effortless. ... If you don't have a coffee table for this book, buy one. --Shortlist
... an essential purchase for devout Dylan disciples --R2 Rock 'n' Reel
About the Author
Brian Southall began writing about pop music in the 1960s on a local newspaper before graduating to the likes of Melody Maker and Disc. He then pursued a 30-year career in the record business working for A&M, Tamla Motown, EMI and Warner Music. His first book - the official history of Abbey Road Studios - was published in 1982 and since then he has written many other music books including Northern Songs - the story of the Beatles music publishing; If You Don't Know Me By Now - the authorized story of Simply Red; and The Rise & Fall of EMI.