Evil is Alive and Well

Album: Seeing Things (2008)

Songfacts®:

  • Dylan told The Sun July 25,2008: "Someone said what I'd written (Evil Is Alive And Well) was quite ballsy and was I sure I wanted to say it. I replied: 'I don't mind being the one who puts his foot forward.'"
  • This song along with the rest of the album was produced by Rick Rubin.

Comments: 2

  • Megan from Stevenson, AlOMG! He's got a new album out?! lol I love Jakob! His voice is crazy! <3
  • Theresa from Murfreesboro, TnHaunting song, I agree with everything he is saying - the lyrics speak for itself.
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