Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Mississippi
6:04
2 Most of the Time (alternate version)
3:35
3 Dignity (piano demo)
2:12
4 Someday Baby (alternate version)
5:58
5 Red River Shore
7:34
6 Tell Ol' Bill (alternate version)
5:30
7 Born in Time
4:14
8 Can't Wait (alternate version)
5:44
9 Everything Is Broken (alternate version)
3:11
10 Dreamin' of You
5:50
11 Huck's Tune
4:04
12 Marchin' to the City
6:32
13 High Water (For Charley Patton) (live)
6:46
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Mississippi (version #2)
Bob Dylan 6:22
2 32-20 Blues
Bob Dylan 3:06
3 Series of Dreams
Bob Dylan 6:26
4 God Knows
Bob Dylan 3:07
5 Can't Escape From You
Bob Dylan 5:12
6 Dignity
Bob Dylan 5:24
7 Ring Them Bells (live)
Bob Dylan 4:59
8 Cocaine Blues (live)
Bob Dylan 4:41
9 Ain't Talkin' (alternate version)
Bob Dylan 6:09
10 The Girl on the Greenbriar Shore (live)
Bob Dylan 2:24
11 Lonesome Day Blues (live)
Bob Dylan 7:36
12 Miss the Mississippi
Bob Dylan 3:22
13 The Lonesome River
Bob Dylan with Ralph Stanley 3:05
14 'Cross the Green Mountain
Bob Dylan 8:15
CD 3
# Title Rating Length
1 Duncan & Brady
3:49
2 Cold Irons Bound (live)
5:46
3 Mississippi (version #3)
6:19
4 Most of the Time (alternate version #2)
4:43
5 Ring Them Bells (alternate version)
3:10
6 Things Have Changed (live)
5:23
7 Red River Shore (version #2)
7:06
8 Born in Time (version #2)
4:11
9 Tryin' to Get to Heaven (live)
5:10
10 Marchin' to the City (version #2)
3:44
11 Can't Wait (alternate version #2)
7:28
12 Mary and the Soldier
4:12

Credits

CD 1

violin:
Elena Fremerman (track 6)
drums:
Brian Blade (track 5)
Willie Green (tracks 7, 9)
Jim Keltner (tracks 5, 12)
Tony Mangurian (track 8)
George Recile (tracks 4, 6, 11, 13)
drums and piano:
Tony Mangurian (track 10)
tambourine:
Malcolm Burn (track 7)
organ:
Jim Dickinson (track 5)
Daniel Lanois (track 10)
Augie Meyers (track 12)
dobro:
Cindy Cashdollar (track 5)
dobro and guitar:
Daniel Lanois (tracks 7, 9)
guitar:
Robert Britt (tracks 5, 12)
Larry Campbell (worked with Bob Dylan and Phil Lesh & Friends) (track 13)
Denny Freeman (tracks 4, 6, 11)
Donnie Heron (tracks 4, 6)
Stu Kimball (tracks 4, 6, 11)
Freddy Koella (track 13)
Daniel Lanois (tracks 1, 5, 8, 12)
Tom Morrongiello (track 13)
Duke Robillard (tracks 5, 12)
Mason Ruffner (tracks 7, 9)
Brian Stoltz (tracks 7, 9)
Bob Dylan (tracks 1, 4–5, 7–10)
guitar and harmonica:
Bob Dylan (track 2)
guitar, organ and piano:
Bob Dylan (track 11)
bass:
Tony Garnier (American bassist) (tracks 4–6, 8, 10–13)
Tony Hall (tracks 7, 9)
percussion:
Daryl Johnson (tracks 7, 9)
Tony Mangurian (track 5)
Cyril Neville (tracks 7, 9)
steel guitar:
Bucky Baxter (track 5)
Donnie Heron (track 11)
piano:
Bob Dylan (tracks 3, 6, 12)
accordion and organ:
Augie Meyers (track 5)
harp and piano:
Bob Dylan (track 13)
additional lyricist:
Bob Dylan (1989-02) (track 3)
Bob Dylan (1989-04-11) (track 3)
Bob Dylan (1989-04-12) (track 2)
Bob Dylan (1990-03-02) (track 2)
Bob Dylan (1997-01) (track 1)
additional producer:
Jack Frost (pseudonym for Bob Dylan) (tracks 1, 5, 8, 10, 12)
arranger:
Bob Dylan (2001) (track 1)
composer:
Bob Dylan (1988-01-05) (track 3)
Bob Dylan (1989-02) (track 7)
Bob Dylan (1989-03) (tracks 2, 9)
Bob Dylan (1996-08 – 1997-02) (track 8)
Bob Dylan (1996-09 – 1997-01) (tracks 1, 5)
Bob Dylan (1996-10) (track 10)
Bob Dylan (1997-01) (track 12)
Bob Dylan (2001-05) (track 13)
Bob Dylan (2005) (track 6)
Bob Dylan (2006) (tracks 4, 11)
engineer:
Mark Howard (producer/recording engineer) (tracks 1, 5, 8, 10, 12)
lead vocals:
Bob Dylan (tracks 1–13)
lyricist:
Bob Dylan (1988-01-05) (track 3)
Bob Dylan (1989-02 – 1989-04) (track 7)
Bob Dylan (1989-03) (tracks 2, 9)
Bob Dylan (1996-08 – 1997-02) (track 8)
Bob Dylan (1996-09 – 1996-10) (track 1)
Bob Dylan (1996-09 – 1997-01) (track 5)
Bob Dylan (1996-10) (track 10)
Bob Dylan (1997-01) (track 12)
Bob Dylan (2001-05) (track 13)
Bob Dylan (2005) (track 6)
Bob Dylan (2006) (tracks 4, 11)
mixer:
Malcolm Burn (tracks 2–3, 7, 9)
Chris Shaw (US producer & engineer) (tracks 4–6, 8, 10–13)
producer:
Jack Frost (pseudonym for Bob Dylan) (tracks 4, 6, 11)
Daniel Lanois (tracks 1–3, 5, 7–10, 12)
publisher:
Sony/ATV Music Publishing France (tracks 1, 3–4, 8, 11)
Special Rider Music (1989 –) (tracks 2–3, 7, 9)
Special Rider Music (1997 –) (tracks 1, 5, 8)
Special Rider Music (2001 –) (track 13)
Special Rider Music (2006 –) (tracks 4, 6)
Special Rider Music (2007 –) (track 11)
Special Rider Music (2008 –) (tracks 10, 12)
is the basis for:
lobau (track 5)
later translated versions:
La Dignité (track 3)
later versions:
Doing Alright (track 12)
live recording of:
recording of:
Born in Time (track 7)
Can't Wait (track 8)
Dignity (track 3)
Dreamin' of You (track 10)
Huck's Tune (track 11)
Mississippi (song from the "Time Out Of Mind" sessions) (track 1)
Most of the Time (track 2)
Red River Shore (track 5)
Someday Baby (track 4)
Tell Old Bill (Bob Dylan song from the North Country soundtrack) (track 6)

CD 2

additional lyricist:
Bob Dylan (track 8)
Bob Dylan (1989-02) (track 6)
Bob Dylan (1989-03-09) (track 4)
Bob Dylan (1989-03-16) (track 4)
Bob Dylan (1989-04-10) (track 4)
Bob Dylan (1989-04-11) (track 6)
Bob Dylan (1990-01-06) (track 4)
Bob Dylan (1993-09) (track 3)
Bob Dylan (1997-01) (track 1)
arranger:
Bob Dylan (2001) (track 1)
composer:
William H. Heagney (track 12)
Robert Johnson (1930s blues legend) (track 2)
Bob Dylan (1988-01-05) (track 6)
Bob Dylan (1989-02 – 1989-03) (track 7)
Bob Dylan (1989-03 – 1989-04) (track 3)
Bob Dylan (1989-03-08) (track 4)
Bob Dylan (1996-09 – 1997-01) (track 1)
Bob Dylan (2001-05) (track 11)
Bob Dylan (2002) (track 14)
Bob Dylan (2005) (track 5)
Bob Dylan (2006) (track 9)
lyricist:
William H. Heagney (track 12)
Robert Johnson (1930s blues legend) (track 2)
Bob Dylan (1988-01-05) (track 6)
Bob Dylan (1989-02 – 1989-03) (track 7)
Bob Dylan (1989-03 – 1989-04) (track 3)
Bob Dylan (1989-03-08) (track 4)
Bob Dylan (1996-09 – 1996-10) (track 1)
Bob Dylan (2001-05) (track 11)
Bob Dylan (2002) (track 14)
Bob Dylan (2005) (track 5)
Bob Dylan (2006) (track 9)
performer:
Ralph Stanley (track 13)
writer:
Bob Dylan (track 10)
Carter Stanley (track 13)
Ralph Stanley (track 13)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 8)
publisher:
Sony/ATV Music Publishing France (tracks 1, 3, 6, 9–10, 14)
Southern Music Publishing Co., Inc. (later renamed as Peermusic) (track 12)
Special Rider Music (track 10)
Special Rider Music (1989 –) (tracks 3–4, 6–7)
Special Rider Music (1997 –) (track 1)
Special Rider Music (2001 –) (track 11)
Special Rider Music (2003 –) (track 14)
Special Rider Music (2006 –) (track 9)
Special Rider Music (2008 –) (track 5)
earliest release:
cover recording of:
32‒20 Blues (track 2)
The Lonesome River (track 13)
later translated versions:
Cloches sonnez (track 7)
Doblen campanas (track 7)
Kokain-Blues (track 8)
La Dignité (track 6)
later versions:
Corrina, Corrina (track 2)
Ring Them Bells (orchestral version) (track 7)
live cover recording of:
Cocaine Blues (additional lyrics by Bob Dylan) (track 8)
live recording of:
Lonesome Day Blues (track 11)
recording of:
Ain’t Talkin’ (track 9)
Dignity (track 6)
God Knows (track 4)
Mississippi (song from the "Time Out Of Mind" sessions) (track 1)
Ring Them Bells (track 7)
Series of Dreams (track 3)
version of:
Cocaine Blues (Rev. Gary Davis arrangement) (track 8)

CD 3

additional lyricist:
Bob Dylan (1989-04-12) (track 4)
Bob Dylan (1990-03-02) (track 4)
Bob Dylan (1997-01) (track 3)
arranger:
Bob Dylan (track 1)
Bob Dylan (2001) (track 3)
composer:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 12)
Bob Dylan (1989-02) (track 8)
Bob Dylan (1989-02 – 1989-03) (track 5)
Bob Dylan (1989-03) (track 4)
Bob Dylan (1996-08 – 1997-02) (track 11)
Bob Dylan (1996-09 – 1997-01) (tracks 3, 7)
Bob Dylan (1997-01) (tracks 2, 9–10)
Bob Dylan (1999-07) (track 6)
lyricist:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 12)
Bob Dylan (1989-02 – 1989-03) (track 5)
Bob Dylan (1989-02 – 1989-04) (track 8)
Bob Dylan (1989-03) (track 4)
Bob Dylan (1996-08 – 1997-02) (track 11)
Bob Dylan (1996-09 – 1996-10) (track 3)
Bob Dylan (1996-09 – 1997-01) (track 7)
Bob Dylan (1997-01) (tracks 2, 9–10)
Bob Dylan (1999-07) (track 6)
writer:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 1)
publisher:
Sony/ATV Music Publishing France (tracks 2–3, 6, 9, 11)
Special Rider Music (1989 –) (tracks 4–5, 8)
Special Rider Music (1997 –) (tracks 2–3, 7, 9, 11)
Special Rider Music (1999 –) (track 6)
Special Rider Music (2008 –) (track 10)
later releases:
part of:
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 2496) (track 12)
cover recording of:
Duncan and Brady (track 1)
is the basis for:
lobau (track 7)
later translated versions:
Cloches sonnez (track 5)
Doblen campanas (track 5)
Längesen (track 6)
later versions:
Doing Alright (track 10)
Ring Them Bells (orchestral version) (track 5)
live recording of:
Cold Irons Bound (track 2)
recording of:
Born in Time (track 8)
Can't Wait (track 11)
Mississippi (song from the "Time Out Of Mind" sessions) (track 3)
Most of the Time (track 4)
Red River Shore (track 7)
Ring Them Bells (track 5)

Release Group

artist & repertoire support: Steve Berkowitz (A&R executive at Sony. Also credited as reissue producer)
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/master/263673 [info]
Wikidata: Q1580962 [info]
Wikipedia: en: The Bootleg Series Vol. 8 – Tell Tale Signs: Rare and Unreleased 1989–2006 [info]
reviews: http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/reviews/wv25 [info]