Jerry Hopkins – “‘New’ Dylan Album Bootlegged in LA” (1969)

July 17, 2010 at 9:56 pm (Bob Dylan, Music, Reviews & Articles)

A Sept. 20, 1969 Rolling Stone article about Great White Wonder, one of the most famous bootleg albums of all time, and the first of its kind. Look what these two gentlemen started…

More then 2,300 copies of a “bootleg” Bob Dylan album are now being sold in Los Angeles in what may be the entertainment industry’s first truly hip situation comedy.

The simply-produced package … 26 cuts on two plain unmarked discs called Great White Wonder was made from tapes never before released by Dylan or by his now rather miffed record label, Columbia. Read the rest of this entry »

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