A Summer of Two Dylans at SPAC

May 9th, 2013, 9:30 am by Greg

Back in 1986, Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers shared the stage with Bob Dylan at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center.

Now it looks like the Petty/Dylan package is headed back to SPAC again this year… but with a different Dylan.

When Petty and his band roll into Saratoga Springs on Sunday, June 23, it’s been announced that Jakob Dylan and the Wallflowers will open the show.

Of course, as announced earlier, Bob Dylan will lead the Americanarama Music Festival into SPAC a month later on Sunday, July 21, with Wilco, My Morning Jacket and Ryan Bingham.

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Jakob Dylan

In a word – underwhelming.

Before we get to the details, let’s answer the question that everybody really wants to know.

Q: Did Neko Case get a spotlight song or two in the show?
A: No, although Dylan did rejigger “Smile When You Call Me That” into a duet, trading lines back and forth with Ms. Case.

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