Though he will not be attending the Nobel Prize Award Ceremony on Saturday, legendary singer-songwriter Bob Dylan’s words will still be heard. The recipient of the Nobel Prize In Literature has reportedly penned an acceptance speech that will be read during the December 10 event in Stockholm, Sweden.
Dylan is the first American to be awarded the prestigious Nobel Prize In Literature since Toni Morrison was given the honor in 1993. The Nobel Prize committee praised the 75-year-old iconic folk musician “for having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition.”
Fellow musician and acclaimed writer Patti Smith will be at the Stockholm Concert Hall on Saturday to perform Dylan’s well-known composition “A Hard Rain’s A-Gonna Fall.”
Read a note from Les Claypool of Primus warning fans the trio’s current tour will be their last for awhile.
Cloud 9 Adventures has announced details and the lineup for the 12th annual Holidaze destination concert event.
Webcasts of all 24 Dead & Company concerts that will be held between May 30 – July 14 are available including a free webcast of the tour opener.
Jam quartet Gov’t Mule has expanded an already extensive summer tour with a second leg.
The complete lineup for this October’s Suwannee Hulaween festival has been revealed and includes The String Cheese Incident, Jamiroquai, ODESZA and more.
Grace Potter revealed the acts that will join her at this year’s installment of Grand Point North in Burlington, Vermont.