Dylan turns 70

Best Sellers From The ’60s: Bob Dylan’s “Blonde On Blonde”

Considered [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Bob Dylan[/lastfm]‘s masterwork, Blonde on Blonde was an expansive two-album, 72-minute set released in 1966. “The closest I ever got to the sound I hear in my head,” Dylan, who turns 70 today, […]

05/24/2011

Bob Dylan’s Lasting ‘Subterranean’ Influence

When documentary filmmaker D.A. Pennebaker followed [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Bob Dylan[/lastfm] around England during the young folk singer’s three week concert tour in 1965, it’s doubtful that the pair knew what an iconic film they would be […]

05/24/2011

Five Decades Of Dylan: Celebrating Bob’s 70th Birthday

Bob Dylan Photosview gallery On May 24, 2011, [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Bob Dylan[/lastfm] turns 70. How do you sum up an amazing musical career spanning five decades?  You don’t! That’s why we’re letting the music stand for itself. […]

05/24/2011

Ten Favorites: Artists Cover Bob Dylan

Photos: Bob Dylanview gallery On May 24th 1991, I was the program director of a station in Minneapolis. It was part of my lovely 12 month sabbatical in the Great White North. In honor of [lastfm]Bob […]

05/24/2011

[Gallery] Bob Dylan Album Covers And Song Lists

[lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Bob Dylan[/lastfm] has been creating musical history for five decades. Born 70 years ago today, on May 24, 1941, he was influenced by traditional folk heroes, like [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Woody Guthrie[/lastfm] and [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Hank Williams[/lastfm]. […]

05/23/2011

Covering Bob Dylan: Artists From Bruce Springsteen To Bryan Ferry Take On ‘The Times They Are A-Changin’

Released on Columbia Records in January of 1964, [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Bob Dylan[/lastfm]‘s album The Times They Are A Changin’ was the first of his to contain all original compositions. The title track, one of Dylan’s biggest […]

05/23/2011