Live Review: Bob Dylan at the Greek Theatre

Dylan’s defiance invigorating, frustrating: Aidin Vaziri | Nothing much has changed since the last time Dylan was in the Bay Area, or the time before that. The encore once again saw his band burning through bludgeoning renditions of “Like a Rolling Stone” and “All Along the Watchtower,” while everything else – from 1964’s “The Lonesome Death of Hattie Carroll,” all the way through to “Jolene,” from this year’s “Together Through Life” – was delivered as a lolloping death march wrapped up in loud guitars and abrasive horn blasts, with Dylan not so much singing the lyrics as coughing up the words through his nose. Read more.

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