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Bob Dylan

  1. theater review
    Theater Review: Girl From the North Country Shows Another Side of Bob DylanA much slower and less joyful one.
  2. Every Artist in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Ranked From Best to WorstFrom Chuck Berry to Bon Jovi.
  3. enterprises
    Bob Dylan Is Selling Whiskey Now! Would You Buy It?It’s called Heaven’s Door.
  4. Titus Andronicus’s A Productive Cough Works Best When It Stops Trying So HardYou don’t have to speak to the troubles of the whole country to be profound.
  5. last night on late night
    Jimmy Fallon Rewrites Bob Dylan’s ‘The Times They Are a-Changin’’ for 2018“The New York Times, they aren’t a-failin’”
  6. roll clip!
    Bob Dylan Paid Tribute to His Pal Tom Petty With a ‘Learning to Fly’ CoverYup, this is very lovely.
  7. hugs
    Jerry Seinfeld Might Not Have Deemed Kesha Huggable, But at Least Bob Dylan DidA true consolation prize.
  8. Bob Dylan Might Have Used SparkNotes to Write His Nobel Prize LectureHis descriptions of Moby Dick seem awfully familiar.
  9. nobel lectures
    Bob Dylan Finally Gave His Nobel Prize Lecture, and You Can Listen to It NowDylan talks about idolizing Buddy Holly, folk lingo, and his grammar-school reading.
  10. awards and honors
    There’s As Much Photographic Evidence of Bob Dylan’s Nobel Ceremony As You ThinkThe ceremony was small. The people were sparse.
  11. bob dylan
    Bob Dylan to Pick Up Nobel Prize This Weekend, As He Happens to Be in StockholmThe singer-songwriter will meet with the Swedish Academy to receive his Nobel medal and diploma.
  12. dylanisms
    Bob Dylan Reveals His Love for Amy Winehouse in a Rare Interview“She was the last real individualist around.”
  13. the jukebox
    Want to Hear Bob Dylan Cover Another Frank Sinatra Tune? It’s Your Lucky DayVery smokey.
  14. covers
    Bob Dylan Made a Third Sinatra Covers AlbumIt’s a triple album. Triple!
  15. festivals
    Bob Dylan Will Come Out of Hiding to Headline Firefly Festival 2017But will he actually show up?
  16. hackers of the rich and famous
    Hacked Sony Twitter Falsely Reports Britney DeadHacker group Our Mine took credit for hacking Sony Music and Bob Dylan’s accounts.
  17. performance anxiety
    Patti Smith Explains Flubbing Bob Dylan LyricsShe definitely knew the words.
  18. honors and awards
    Bob Dylan Writes He Is ‘Truly Beyond Words’ in Nobel Prize Acceptance Speech“Being awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature is something I never could have imagined or seen coming.”
  19. roll clip!
    Patti Smith Stumbles Through Bob Dylan Lyrics at Nobel Prize Award CeremonyIt was an emotional “A Hard Rain’s A-Gonna Fall.”
  20. nobel prize
    Bob Dylan Wrote a Nobel Prize Speech Someone Else Will Have to ReadThe poet has (not quite) spoken.
  21. dgaf
    In True DGAF Fashion, Bob Dylan Skipped President Obama’s Nobel Prize Event, TooHe does want he wants.
  22. blue vinyl
    Attention, Crate-Diggers: You Can Buy Dennis Hopper’s Entire Record CollectionIt can be yours for a cool $150,000.
  23. prize fighters
    Unlike Bob Dylan, These 11 Artists Flat-Out Refused Their HonorsFrom Sinclair Lewis to The Sex Pistols.
  24. honors and awards
    Swedish Academy: Dylan Will Lecture Next YearAnd it might be a concert!
  25. rsvping
    Bob Dylan Won’t Attend the Nobel Ceremony After All“Due to pre-existing commitments.”
  26. lost classics
    You Can Finally Hear the Best Show From Bob Dylan’s 1966 European Tour On May 27, 1966, Dylan played a gig that exceeds even the “Judas” concert for sheer intensity and resonance.
  27. name-dropping
    Bob Dylan Once Crashed Norman Mailer’s Xmas Bash“Dylan glared at the guy and said, ‘That’s Lillian fucking Hellman, asshole. Get back on the bus or go back to the hotel.’”
  28. Bob Dylan Once Thought Fans Wanted to Kill Him“The Band and I looked for the nearest stage exit as none of us wanted to go down in flames.”
  29. gracious winners
    Bob Dylan Throws Us a Bone, Says He’ll Go to the Nobel Ceremony If He Can“If it’s at all possible.”
  30. honors and awards
    Nobel Academy Member: Bob Dylan’s Silence Is ‘Arrogant and Impolite’Shots fired from a Swede.
  31. bob dylan
    Bob Dylan’s Website Drops Sole Mention of Nobel WinHis reverse-snub continues.
  32. brand recognition
    Well, at Least Bob Dylan’s Official Website Has Acknowledged His Nobel Prize WinA full week later.
  33. two legends
    Leonard Cohen Talks Bob Dylan, Getting OlderHe also plans to “live forever.” Twist!
  34. vulture lists
    37 Hilarious Bob Dylan StoriesHe’s not just a weirdo. He’s a Nobel Prize–winning weirdo.
  35. nobel bump
    Bob Dylan’s Book Sales Skyrocket After Nobel Prize WinSales for his music have increased, too.
  36. right-click
    Listen to Tim Heidecker Sing As Post-Nobel DylanThe comedian seems pretty sure Dylan’s not interested.
  37. radio vulture
    It Doesn’t Matter Whether Bob Dylan Is a Songwriter or a PoetHe’s both at once, and the Nobel Prize prompts a useful conversation.
  38. Writing Lyrics With Bob Dylan Is Weird“He looked like he hadn’t bathed in weeks.”
  39. history
    Bob Dylan’s Uncomfortable History With Accepting AwardsHe’s not exactly the “thank you” type.
  40. nobel prize
    Bob Dylan’s Nobel Prize Is Both Shocking and DeservedHe’s one of the signal poets of the 20th century.
  41. the awards they are a-changin'
    Celebrities, Authors React to Bob Dylan’s Nobel“I’m a Dylan fan, but this is an ill conceived nostalgia award wrenched from the rancid prostates of senile, gibbering hippies.”
  42. nobel prize
    Bob Dylan Wins Nobel Prize in Literature“He is a great poet in the grand English poetic tradition.”
  43. cracking the voice
    Which Oldchella Headliners Can Still Hit Their High Notes? Listen and Find OutCompare audio clips of the six headliners singing their most vocally demanding songs on recent tours to clips recorded decades ago when their throats were younger and in better shape.
  44. right-click
    Bob Dylan Releasing 36 Albums of 1966 Live ShowsAn early present: a rare recording of “Tell Me, Momma.”
  45. respect the classics
    Bob Dylan Welded a Massive Iron Statue for a CasinoLay, Iron, Lay.
  46. music review
    Boomer Rock Icons Are Back, and Their Albums Aren’t BadPaul McCartney, Bob Dylan, Eric Clapton, Neil Young, and Paul Simon are all releasing new material.
  47. respect the classics
    Bob Dylan Covers Lynyrd Skynyrd’s ‘Free Bird’When’s the “Free Bird” and “I Shall Be Free” remix dropping?
  48. #freekesha
    Kesha Covered Bob Dylan’s ‘I Shall Be Released’ at Dylan Fest Last NightA fitting song choice.
  49. music
    Breaking Down Bob Dylan’s Longstanding Love of Cover SongsWhat he sings when he doesn’t sing his own songs.
  50. concerts
    McCartney, Dylan, and More to Play MegaconcertA 2016 Woodstock?
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