Steel Bars

Album: Time, Love & Tenderness (1991)
Charted: 17
  • Quite surprisingly, this song was co-written by Bob Dylan. >>
    Suggestion credit:
    Jimoh - The Bronx, NY
  • Bolton: "Someone who works with Dylan called me up and said, 'Bob Dylan would like to write with you.' I was awed. I told him, 'I don't even know how I could write a lyric when working with you - I'm too intimidated.' But then we started messing around with some chords and wrote Steel Bars, a song about obsession. It took us 2 sessions to write, and when I left, I was told, 'Bob likes you and he wants you to come back.'"

Comments: 3

  • Stephanie from Fairfax, Vasteel bars rapt all arond me
  • Amanda from Petersburg, PaThis song is my favorit song because it repersents how I feel
    - Peatersburg, PA
  • Andres from GuatemalaI love this song, it reminds me when of when I was a little kid, i didn't know Bob Dylan cowrote this thou.
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