Old Dylan Tune Gets Darius All Excited!!!

Filed under: Dennis Harold |

Darius Rucker is among the latest of many music artists to discover and want to record the song, Wagon Wheel. actually, this song is a completed version of an unfinished song written by Bob Dylan. Featured in the Sam Peckinpah’s western, Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid, Dylan not only get to write the musical score for this film, he also lands an acting role in the film as the character, Alias.Rock Me Mama

Dylan’s unfinished refrain, referred to as “Rock Me Mama”, was later added to by Ketch Secor of Old Crow Medicine Show and was released as the title, Wagon Wheel in 2004.

Completed the song entitled, Wagon Wheel

Darius never heard the song until his daughter’s high school talent show featured the song. Now, Rucker is in the Wagon Wheel band wagon. With some back ground vocal help from Lady Antebellum, rucker will include Wagon wheel in his latest release, True Believers, due out later this year.




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