By Marc Weingarten
May 11, 2001 at 04:00 AM EDT

A Nod to Bob

B+
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  • Music

As one of the most copped artists in history, Dylan seems a superfluous choice for a tribute. Which makes the acts on St. Paul’s Red House records a perfect choice for such a fool’s errand. Its roster of craggy cranks (Greg Brown, Ramblin’ Jack Elliott), dippy chicks (Suzzy and Maggie Roche), and folkie mavericks (Eliza Gilkyson) supplicate without leaching out the earthy eccentricity. B+

A Nod to Bob

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