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An Exclusive Interview with Bob Johnston

Richard Younger, On the Tracks, March 2001

THE LEGEND OF Bob Johnston looms large in the career of Bob Dylan. More than any other producer, Johnston is responsible for producing what many Dylan fans regard as the songwriter's greatest sustained body of work – Highway 61 Revisited, Blonde on Blonde, John Wesley Harding, Nashville Skyline, New Morning, Self Portrait, and Bob Dylan Live 1966.

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