Cut Of The Day: Bob Dylan and George Harrison’s Intimate Collaboration

Watch the stars of Scorsese’s documentaries team up in 1971

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Following the news that Martin Scorsese is set to direct a documentary about George Harrison, we thought we’d have a look at the result when the late Beatle and the star of Scorsese’s “No Direction Home”, Bob Dylan, collaborated.

This tentative performance seems so intimate that at one point a roadie brazenly comes up and tests the pair’s microphones. In fact, the two were sound-checking Dylan’s “If Not For You” for Harrison’s Concert For Bangladesh in 1971.

Harrison had previously covered the song on his 1970 album “All Things Must Pass”.

Check it out here:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cdvjoIfGViU

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