Bob Dylan

Bob Dylan’s Most Shocking Transformation

WITH <i>THE BOOTLEG SERIES VOL 13: Trouble No More</i>, a comprehensive archaeological reclamation of the music made by Bob Dylan between 1979 and 1981, …

Tom Petty

Bob Dylan Shares ‘Every Grain Of Sand’ Rehearsal Recording

Singer-songwriter Bob Dylan’s spiritual period is the focus the upcoming box set <i>Trouble No More – The Bootleg Series Vol. 13 / 1979-1981</i>. A recording …

MOJO 289 / December 2017

CONTENTS MOJO 289<p><b>COVER STORY: BOB DYLAN</b> Dylan a born again Christian? It was the craziest thing anyone had ever heard. Yet as an imminent new Bootleg …

Jools Holland

Essential E-Commerce Lessons From Bob Dylan’s Songbook

WikiImages / Pixabay<p>Bob Dylan is one of the great voices in modern music. Like all of the greatest artists, Dylan’s work has universal relevance. It …

eCommerce

Every Todd Haynes Movie, Ranked

Born in January 1961, the director-writer Todd Haynes grew up in Encino, California, the son of a cosmetics importer and an actress. Not to be …

Entertainment

A Classicist’s Dylan

It took six months for Richard Thomas to draft the manuscript for his newest book, <i>Why Bob Dylan Matters,</i> a study, among other things, of the …

Poetry

Ben Brookes Brings Back The 90's With Exciting The Motor Car & The Weather Balloon

You have to hand it to an artist such as Ben Brookes. Hailing from Portsmouth, the singer-songwriter roared out of the gates swinging with his debut, …

Aly Ryan Hypnotizes With Bold Dance Tunes: PopCrush Presents

Aly Ryan gets real about being bold in pop, growing up in Germany and her upcoming EP.Continue reading…

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October 16, 1992: Eric Clapton Turns a Bob Dylan Tune Into a Blues Guitar Tour de Force

Twenty-five years ago today (October 16, 1992), a truly ridiculous amount of talent packed into New York City's Madison Square Garden to honor Bob …

Guitar

Bob Dylan in Iowa: A history of his concerts in the Hawkeye state

CLOSE<p>American singer-songwriter Bob Dylan won the 2016 Nobel Prize in literature on Thursday, a stunning announcement that for the first time …

Des Moines

They Were There: Composite photos of Queen, Jagger, Beatles and Floyd on London streets then and now

I’m reliably told that photographs are polysemous—that is they have multiple meanings which can change depending on mood or understanding of what the …

London

Grammy-nominated vocalist to bring Dylan-inspired works to Livermore

Author Kazuo Ishiguro, winner of the 2017 Nobel Prize in Literature, can only hope that Joan Osborne likes his novels, short stories or …

Why Johnny Cash matters: Musicians, music aficionados offer thoughts on The Man in Black’s music, life

A few thousand people will gather in Dyess, a dot-on-the-map Arkansas Delta town, and celebrate Johnny Cash from Thursday through Saturday …

Bob Dylan art exhibition comes to Manchester

He may be best known for his legendary musical talent, but legendary singer and songwriter Bob Dylan is pretty handy with a paintbrush, too.<p>Dylan has …

Art

Bob Dylan & Mavis Staples at Beacon Theatre tickets on sale

<b>Tickets</b> for the five <b>Bob Dylan</b> and <b>Mavis Staples</b> shows at NYC’s Beacon Theatre go on sale at 10 AM.<p>That’s a small venue for Dylan, whose tour also …

Bob Dylan Shares Previously Unreleased Song: Listen | Pitchfork

Bob Dylan has shared “Making a Liar Out of Me,” a previously unreleased song from his upcoming box set <i>Trouble No More - The Bootleg Series Vol. 13 / 1979-1981</i>. Listen to it below, via <i>Rolling Stone</i>. The track is one of 100 previously unreleased recordings collected on the box set, which covers …

Tom Petty's Heartbreakers: The dreams of what they thought lay ahead

The Heartbreakers knew.<p>When Tom Petty's band gathered backstage a couple of hours before the grand finale of its sold-out, three-night homecoming …

Entertainment

Wilco announce vinyl reissues; Mavis Staples & Bob Dylan share songs

<b>Wilco</b> are reissuing their first two albums, <i>A.M.</i> and <i>Being There</i>, on vinyl and CD with bonus material including alternate takes, unreleased songs, and …

A billionaire’s quirky quest to create a mecca for Bob Dylan fans. In Tulsa, Oklahoma.

Style<p>October 12, 2017 at 7:00 AM<p>Bob Dylan performing in 1963 at age 22. The Bob Dylan Center, which is being built in a former warehouse in Tulsa, is set to open to tourists in 2019 and features artifacts, audio and video files from the folk singer-songwriter’s career. (Leah Binkovitz/)<p>TULSA — …

Music Festivals

Stereophonics respond to Bob Dylan being a fan of their music

Dylan recently praised the band in an interview<p>Stereophonics have responded to Bob Dylan recently proclaiming himself as a fan of their band.<p>Dylan …

Hear Bob Dylan’s Unreleased “Making a Liar Out of Me”

Next month, we'll receive the latest entry in Bob Dylan's considerable <i>Bootleg Series</i> catalog. <i>Trouble No More: The Bootleg Series Vol. 13 / 1979–1981</i> …

tix on sale: Bob Dylan, Bananarama, Sleigh Bells, Brooklyn Podcast Fest, more

<b>Tickets</b> for the five <b>Bob Dylan</b> and <b>Mavis Staples</b> shows at Beacon Theatre go on AmEx and VIP presales at 10 AM.<p>Tickets for the <b>Triple Crown Records</b> 20th …

Radio City Music Hall

How Bob Dylan and Tom Petty challenged and inspired each other

<b>Dylan and Petty got each other’s mojo back through writing, recording, and touring</b><p>Tom Petty was more than just a Heartbreaker. He didn’t act like a …

Bob Dylan & Mavis Staples add 5 Beacon Theatre shows to tour

<b>Bob Dylan</b> begins a tour with Mavis Staples this week that hits the NYC-area for a big sold-out show at Nassau Coliseum on November 8. Some very …

Bob Dylan’s Discography Available Online in One 55-Hour Playlist of 763 Tracks

Bob Dylan has had a musical career that has spanned half a century. Considered one of the most influential American rock and roll musicians, his contributions to the field are profound. They’ve inspired not only fellow music lovers, but even politicians; former U.S. president Jimmy Carter has …

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Missing A Legend: Bob Dylan Has Had To Hang Out With John Lithgow By Himself Since Tom Petty Died Even Though They Were Really Only Friends Through Tom Petty

Music fans mourned the tragic loss of Tom Petty this week, who died suddenly on Monday at his home in Santa Monica. While tributes to the late singer …

Tom Petty

A poet and editor is accused of plagiarism

A sentence you don’t get to write every day: poetry and plagiarism are having kind of a moment together. This summer, UK-based investigator <b>Ira</b> …

Poetry

Backyard Sessions and Beyond: The 20 Best Miley Cyrus Covers

Miley Cyrus has never been one to shy away from covering some of her favorite artists. From inserting covers into concert set lists to starting her …

Music

Better Than Bob Dylan, But Not as Good as Philip Roth – Kazuo Ishiguro and the Nobel Prize for Literature

Compared to other acclaimed novelists, Kazuo Ishiguro is a new kid on the literary block. And he just swiped the Nobel Prize from his more …

Literature

After the Bob Dylan Nobel prize backlash, will honoring Kazuo Ishiguro ‘make the world happy’?

In 2016, the Swedish Academy shocked, delighted and, yes, outraged the world by awarding the Nobel Prize in literature to American musician Bob Dylan. Even Dylan seemed ambivalent about the honor, refusing to acknowledge it for days and then declining to attend the awards ceremony.<p>The academy’s …

Literature