In essence you can build all sorts of chords on any note. You say you told me. Oh, there's no need for false amending Things get so confusinf when you do When love's become a loss, we spend our nights defending I feel so damn defeated when we're through. It does that to you, so I shouldn’t be pointing the finger at the bass player. If not then what? That you know I believe are true. There is an element of blues feeling in this, but that is achieved by the use of the flattened 7th at various points in the verses. That you wanna hold me But you know you're not that strong I just can't do what I done before I just can't beg you any more I'm gonna let your pass And I'll go last Then time will tell just who has fell And who's been left behind When you go your way and I go mine. Label: Sony BMG Music Entertainment - 88697163242,Columbia - 88697 16324 2,Legacy - 886971 63242 • Format: CD Single • Country: UK • Genre: Electronic, Rock • Style: Folk Rock, Leftfield, Downtempo . Time and again in songs of this era Dylan uses the descending bass to perfection – and often to make it sum up all that has gone before, in the chorus. Listen free to Ainslie Wills – You Go Your Way, I'll Go Mine (Mary, Lemon Japan and more). It is not the harshest of Dylan farewells by any means, indeed it is stretching a point to call it a song of disdain, but he’s playing about with her by the end and suggesting that for all that she is doing hurting him, she’s the one who is going to be left behind. And who’s been left behind Lift me, won't you lift me above the old routine; Make . Change In Mind, Change Of Heart. So I do not find this verse in any way out of context with the song as a whole..it’s just done in the fragmented style of Modernist poets like TS Eliot. Add Comment. 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And he walks on stilts Recorded at Columbia Music Row Studios in Nashville, Tennessee, on March 9, 1966,[1] the instrumental track features members of the A-Team of studio musicians, including Charlie McCoy on trumpet, Kenny Buttrey on drums, Hargus "Pig" Robbins on piano, Jerry Kennedy, Joe South, and Wayne Moss on guitar, Bill Aikins on organ, and Henry Strzelecki on bass, along with guitarist Robbie Robertson. You say you disturb me And you don't deserve me But you know sometimes you lie You say you're shakin' And you're always achin' But you know how hard you try Sometimes it gets so hard to care It can't be this way ev'rywhere And I'm gonna let you pass Yes, and I'll go last Then time will tell who has fell He released the song as a single twice during his career, once in 1974, which reached number 66 on the US chart, and again in 2007, appearing at number 51 on the UK chart. Is he talking divorce? But there is still one more surprise for us in the middle 8 – we’re off to another chord – F minor. Three lines is most unusual, as is ending two lines running with the same word. Since writing this review in 2014 I have found a new recording of the song which really does take it in a different direction. "Most Likely You Go Your Way and I'll Go Mine" gained significant visibility when it was frequently the concert opening and encore song on the Bob Dylan and The Band 1974 Tour. She says she doesn’t deserve him (implying that she is so sorry for behaving so badly and asking for his forgiveness yet again), but he’s increasingly had enough. And its not something he does in any other song I can think of. Wrap Around Joy by Carole King. Watch out he don’t fall on you. We use cookies and similar tools to enhance your shopping experience, to provide our services, understand how customers use our services so we can make improvements, and display ads. And I'll go … I just can't do what I done before, I just can't beg you anymore. I remember one young sister with rainbows in her eyes Standing. Wrap Around Joy Tracklist. You may only use this 7: No Direction Home: The Soundtrack, Vol. A perfectly reasonable chord to use in this key, but very unusual for rock. 12 tracks (50:23). You go your way and I'll go mine Publication Date 1915 Holding Location University of South Florida Resource Identifier A65-00043 (usfldc doi) a65.43 (usfldc handle) Language English Creator Johnson, James Weldon Johnson, J. Rosamond Publisher J.W. What on earth are we to make of this? You and I We ought to try to face the fact The. But you know you could be wrong. Here it is – the original review continues below…. You say you’re sorry But Dylan starts on B flat minor. A dream? 8: Tell Tale Signs: Rare and Unreleased 1989–2006, Vol. Dylan released the song as a single twice during his career, once in 1974, charting at #66 in the US, and again in 2007, charting at #51 in the UK. But as before there is the falling back down – in this time from F minor back to E flat, just as in the verses it is B flat minor to A flat – in each case we are falling the same distance. There is one other point of particular interesting in verse one. “Most Likely You Go Your Way (And I’ll Go Mine)” is the first track of the second disc of Blonde on Blonde, and for this review I’m listening to the original vinyl recording. This link is included in The Bob Dylan Project at: http://thebobdylanproject.com/Song/id/421/Most-Likely-You-Go-Your-Way-and-I'll-Go-Mine (Additional Information). Required fields are marked *, The meaning behind the music and words of Bob Dylan. And as I noted in the review of Sweet Marie this is a side of the album in which Dylan plays with unexpected chords. You Go Your Way, I'll Go Mine Lyrics by Carole King. Time and again in songs of this era Dylan uses the descending bass to perfection – and often to make it sum up all that has gone before, in the chorus. 4: Bob Dylan Live 1966, The Bootleg Series Vol. When you go your way and I go mine. Great song, very much of its time. 11: The Basement Tapes Complete, Once Were Brothers: Robbie Robertson and the Band, This Wheel's on Fire: Levon Helm and the Story of The Band, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Most_Likely_You_Go_Your_Way_and_I%27ll_Go_Mine&oldid=990172031, Articles needing additional references from October 2010, All articles needing additional references, Articles with unsourced statements from June 2020, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, "Something There Is About You" / "Tough Mama", "Is Your Love In Vain?" to attempt to seek power in her own right. The judge, he holds a grudge A Night This Side Of Dying. Casting down the wrath of God upon women is a theme ‘judge’ Dylan continues fom the Biblical story about Eve conniving with Satan. Check out You Go Your Way, I'll Go Mine by Carole King on Amazon Music. [2] One such performance was included later that year as the first track on the resulting live album, Before the Flood. But then, but then, but then…  That really odd middle 8. Despite not appearing on the album, this version was released as an online single. But really there is no blues here. However what is not at all unusual – what is in fact rather prosaic – is the bass guitar. So we come to the end, a very very quick fade, and that’s that. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the 1974 Vinyl release of Most Likely You Go Your Way (And I'll Go Mine) on Discogs. 5: Bob Dylan Live 1975, The Rolling Thunder Revue, Vol. Well, all right, you go your way, I'll go mine I'll get over you in time There's nothing here to hold you now We left those dreams so far behind You go your way, I'll go mine. Then the bass guitarist would be asked what he did to liven things up and he’d say “E B E B E B E B” – the classic unimaginative bass line. For tellin’ stories My Lovin' Eyes. Listen online to Carole King - You Go Your Way, I'll Go Mine and find out more about its history, critical reception, and meaning. But here we have a song that is clear and straightforward in its meaning, and then suddenly a judge and stilts??? That is a real Dylan metaphor – the man walking down the long lonesome road. As for the lyrics it is mostly straightforward – he’s fed up with her and her ever changing feelings. "You say you love me. Recording. Wiki says that “Prevalent on the recording are trombone, piano, guitar, harmonica, bass guitar, drums and electronic organ.”  I’m blowed if I can hear a trombone playing the vinyl with quality modern amp and speakers. Discover more music, concerts, videos, and pictures with the largest catalogue online at Last.fm. This is the song – perhaps the only song – that was issued twice as a Dylan single, once in 1974 and once in 2007 as part of the promotion of the “Dylan” compilation. “Temporary Like Achilles” The meaning of the music and the lyrics, http://thebobdylanproject.com/Song/id/421/Most-Likely-You-Go-Your-Way-and-I'll-Go-Mine, Tombstone Blues part VII: Found someone, you have, I would say, New owners of Bob’s songs announce their position on political correctness, Bob’s 1974 return to touring – listen to the concert, as the fans demand “Tell it like it was”, Untold Showcase. I even went and looked the song up in Heylin, in the vague hope that he might offer something, but he doesn’t even recognise that the middle 8 is odd, either musically or lyrically – but then he would not, would he? Listening to this line on the original vinyl the plodding of the bass guitar is very clear – and for once it seems dead right. It starts on on A flat and works down in a classic Dylan way. [citation needed], "Most Likely You Go Your Way and I'll Go Mine", Learn how and when to remove this template message, Live 1961–2000: Thirty-Nine Years of Great Concert Performances, Bob Dylan – The Rolling Thunder Revue: The 1975 Live Recordings, Bob Dylan: The Complete Album Collection Vol. He plays one note on each beat of the bar, plod plod plod plod, reflecting the chords exactly. ( You Go Your Way) I'll Go Mine. "Most Likely You Go Your Way and I'll Go Mine" is written and recorded by Bob Dylan for his 1966 album Blonde on Blonde. But he’s badly built (“Blowed” – “trombone” – yes, ok, but I still can’t hear it.). I'm gonna let you pass. There ain’t too much worse you can say to your lover. From Song Album. Now I have argued before that images – especially the images of the curious odd folk that litter Dylan songs from this era – don’t have to represent a reality. Additional Information ) the long lonesome road suddenly a judge and stilts??????. 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