The clip The Story of Woody Part 2 from I'm Not There. (2007)
Truth is, my mind got mixed with ramblin'
when I was, oh, so young.
I reckon it was Arvella Gray,
the blind protest singer from Chicago.
She first taught me the blues
about five years back.
That's also when I first started writin' songs on my own.
I've written some hillbilly songs.
You know Carl Perkins, from Nashville?
He sings some of my songs.
Yep. Talkin' blues kind of stuff, you know?
I also played piano with Bobby Vee.
I would've been a millionaire if I stayed with him.
Well, what brings you around these parts?
I lost my one true love.
And I started drinking.
Next thing I know, I'm in a crap game.
I wake up in a pool hall.
One night, I meet up with a Chinaman
working at a dime store who says he loves my sound.
And next thing I know,
I'm all booked up at his boss's establishment.
The Tiny Troubadour!
I've been a...