Bob Dylan: Well, I like to think of myself in terms of a trapeze artist.
Reporter: Speaking of trapeze artists, I've noticed in some of your recent albums a carnival-type sound. Could you tell me a little about that?
Bob Dylan: That isn't a carnival sound, that's religious. That's very real, you can see that anywhere.
|A Showman Facing the Other Way|
From the 'Austin interview,' 22nd of September, 1966.
The carnivalesque and the religious are sometimes too similar to be told apart...