Inspiration for Inside Llewellyn Davis, mentor to Robert Zimmerman, sage of 1960s Lower East Side Manhattan, The Mayor of Macdougal Street himself: Dave Van Ronk.
As with a lot of his arrangements, I thought, hey that sounds easy enough, let’s pull up a tab and give it a go. Nope. Hard as shit.
I’m so tired of trying.
You do it, Dave.
“Climb this mountain, call my baby back…”