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Fixin' To Die

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  • From No Direction Home, by Robert Shelton; pg. 121:

    Dylan learned this other face of death from an old Okeh recording by Booker T. Washington (Bukka) White, a bluesman who served time in the Mississippi State Prison Farm at Parchman. Bukka White sang it almost as a hymn, while Dylan brightens the tempo.