Nov 082011

As is the case with many Bob Dylan songs, there is no shortage on covers of “Knockin on Heaven’s Door.” Written and performed by Dylan for the soundtrack of the 1973 film Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid, the list of heavyweights who have tackled it is impressive. Eric Clapton, The Grateful Dead, Guns N’ Roses, The Alarm, Warren Zevon, Avril Lavigne, and U2 are only a handful of the many to cover it. Continue reading »