Mr. Tambourine Man

~ Release by The Byrds (see all versions of this release, 2 available)


Released on an orange CBS label in a unique Dutch picture sleeve.
"Recording first published 1965"
'Made in Holland' at 6 o'clock.

Annotation last modified on 2019-11-19 13:08 UTC.


7" Vinyl 1
1Mr. Tambourine Man
Terry Melcher
12 string guitar:
Jim McGuinn
Chris Hillman
drums (drum set):
Michael Clarke (drummer for the 1960s rock group The Byrds)
David Crosby
David Crosby, Chris Hillman and Jim McGuinn
phonographic copyright by:
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (in 1965)
part of:
Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 79) and The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time: 2021 edition (number: 230)
cover recording of:
Mr. Tambourine Man (in 1965)
lyricist and composer:
Bob Dylan (from 1964-02 until 1964-04)
Blossom Music Ltd., M. Witmark & Sons, Sony/ATV Music Publishing Ltd., Warner Bros. Music (publisher; do NOT use as release label), Warner Brothers Music Ltd. (UK subsidiary, so named between 1970/01/23–1971/04/26 and 1972/04/25–1988/08/23), Warner/Chappell (from 1964 until 1992) and Special Rider Music (from 1992 to present)
2I Knew I’d Want You
Terry Melcher
recording of:
I Knew I’d Want You
lyricist and composer:
Gene Clark (US singer-songwriter; founder of The Byrds)