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Cut Of The Day: Dylan, Thompson and Manzanera team up

Cut Of The Day: Dylan, Thompson and Manzanera team up

Cut Of The Day: Friday August 17.

While Bob Dylan is unarguably a great songwriter, he’s never been the greatest guitarist, which is why this one-off performance is so exciting.

Dylan teams up with ex-Fairport Convention guitarist and solo artist Richard Thompson, Roxy Music axeman Phil Manzanera and Cream bassist Jack Bruce on this classic performance of “All Along The Watchtower”.

The temporary supergroup convened at a preview event for Guitar Expo 92, held in Seville, and performed a number of tracks, including “Boots Of Spanish Leather” and "Across The Borderline".

Check out the clip here:


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