Eagle Rock Entertainment has announced that it will release Lost Songs: The Basement Tapes Continued on Blu-ray and DVD on May 26th.
The film stars Elvis Costello, T. Bone Burnett, Marcus Mumford (Mumford & Sons) Rhiannon Giddens (Carolina Chocolate Drops), Taylor Goldsmith (Dawes) and Jim James (My Morning Jacket) as The New Basement Tapes and aired on Showtime in the fall of 2014.
“The film presents an exclusive and intimate look at the making of the Lost on the River album set against the important and historical cultural backdrop of Bob Dylan and the Band’s original The Basement Tapes,” according to a press release.
The film features an interview with Dylan and also includes actor Johnny Depp, who played guitar on some of the sessions.
A bevy of bonus tracks include “Diamond Ring,” “Down On The Bottom,” “Hidee Hidee Ho #16,” “Kansas City,” “Six Months In Kansas City (Liberty Street),” and “The Whistle Is Blowing.”
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