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Walls of Red Wing is a folk and protest song, written by American singer-songwriter Bob Dylan. Originally recorded for Dylan's second album, The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan, it was never used, and eventually attempted for his next work, The Times They Are a-Changin', but, again, this version was never released. The version recorded for Freewheelin' eventually appeared on The Bootleg Series Volumes 1-3 (Rare & Unreleased) 1961-1991. The song describes a boys' reform school located in Red Wing, Minnesota.

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  • Avatar for RichardNormanLa
    Bob was taken to Red Wing when he was in high school in Hibbing by the cops. He never told exactly why.
  • Avatar for thevelvetjoel
    No Shouts? This is a great song...

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