Bob Dylan

40 Years Ago: Bob Dylan Returns to the Road With the Band
During the first week of January 1974, Bob Dylan went on tour with members of the Band for the first time since 1966, when their controversial shows heralded Dylan’s move from folk music to rock. This new collaboration would prove to be no less volcanic. The Jan. 3 debut appearance in Ch…
Bob Dylan Sued for Racist Comments
Race, politics and religion are subjects probably better left out of conversation in mixed company, even if you happen to be conversing with one of rock’s greatest living poets. Just ask Bob Dylan, who’s accused of making racist comments in a lawsuit recently filed by an organization c…
Bob Dylan Featured on ‘Inside Llewyn Davis’ Soundtrack
Bob Dylan’s song ‘Farewell’ appears on the soundtrack to the upcoming Coen Brothers movie ‘Inside Llewyn Davis,’ which won the Grand Prix at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival. The soundtrack was released on vinyl at indie record stores today, and will be available on C…
16 Years Ago: Bob Dylan Releases ‘Time Out of Mind’
As an artist who had already reinvented himself several times over the years, Bob Dylan’s 1997 rebirth turned out to be not only his greatest comeback but also the greatest third act in rock ‘n’ roll history. Partly inspired by his own mortality, partly inspired by his own mytho…
49 Years Ago: Bob Dylan Introduces the Beatles to Marijuana
The mid-to-late ’60s saw the Beatles morphing from mop-topped pop stars into Nehru jacket-wearing mystics — a transformation that may have started on Aug. 28, 1964, when Bob Dylan introduced the Fab Four to the joys of smoking marijuana. The Beatles Bible looks back on the event, which…

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