I lived with them on Montague Street
In a basement down the stairs
There was music in the cafes at night
And revolution in the air

from Bob Dylan – Tangled Up In Blue Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Montague Street (its name inspired by Romeo and Juliet characters) is in a nice area in Brooklyn Heights, Brooklyn, where there was a music venue called Capulet’s, which was a local favorite of Bob Dylan.

Writer Norman Mailer and other successful artists lived on the street.

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