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Bob Dylan played a James Brown cover for the first time to end his recent performance at William B. Bell Auditorium in Augusta.
Bob Dylan closed out Tuesday night’s show in Savannah with his first version of “Moon River” since he debuted the cover in 1990.
Saturday Stream presents a Spotify Playlist featuring covers of every single song on Bob Dylan’s masterful album ‘Blood On The Tracks.’
Release Day Picks this week highlights new albums by Tenacious D, Hiss Golden Messenger and Bob Dylan.
Listen to 10 of the tracks included in the upcoming Bob Dylan archival release, ‘More Blood, More Tracks: The Bootleg Series Vol. 14.’
The latest installment of Bob Dylan’s ‘Bootleg Series’ features the recording sessions for ‘Blood On The Tracks.’
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Bob Dylan at Etess Arena
- Things Have Changed
- It Ain't Me, Babe
- Highway 61 Revisited
- Simple Twist of Fate
- Cry a While
- When I Paint My Masterpiece
- Honest With Me
- Tryin' to Get to Heaven
- Scarlet Town
- Make You Feel My Love
- Pay in Blood
- Like a Rolling Stone
- Early Roman Kings
- Don't Think Twice, It's All Right
- Love Sick
- Thunder on the Mountain
- Soon After Midnight
- Gotta Serve Somebody
- Blowin' in the Wind
- All Along the Watchtower
About Bob Dylan
Bob Dylan (born Robert Allen Zimmerman on 24 May 1941 in Duluth, Minnesota) is an American singer-songwriter, musician and poet. He is one of America’s most highly regarded songwriters, whose enduring contributions to American music are comparable to those of Stephen Foster, Irving Berlin, Woody Guthrie, and Hank Williams.
Much of Dylan’s best known work is from the 1960s, when he became an informal documentarian and reluctant figurehead of American unrest. Many involved in the anti-war and civil rights movements found an anthem in his song “Blowin’ In The Wind”. Millions of young people embraced “The Times They Are A-Changin'” as the rallying cry of the decade.
Dylan expanded the vocabulary of popular music by incorporating politics, social commentary, philosophy and literary influences into his lyrics. In doing so he created a style which combines an often absurdist lyrical stream of consciousness with social and political imperatives, defying pop music convention and appealing widely to the counterculture of the time. While expanding and personalizing musical styles, Dylan has nonetheless shown devotion to traditions of American song, from folk and country/blues to rock ‘n’ roll and rockabilly, to Gaelic balladry, even jazz, swing and Broadway.
Dylan performs with the guitar, piano and harmonica. Backed by a changing lineup of musicians, he has toured almost constantly since the late 1980s. Although his contributions as performer and recording artist have been central to his career, his songwriting is generally held as his highest accomplishment.
Since 1994, Dylan has published three books of drawings and paintings, and his work has been exhibited in major art galleries.As a songwriter and musician, Dylan has sold more than 100 million records worldwide and received numerous awards over the years including Grammy, Golden Globe, and Academy Awards; he has been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Minnesota Music Hall of Fame, Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame, and Songwriters Hall of Fame. The Pulitzer Prize jury in 2008 awarded him a special citation for “his profound impact on popular music and American culture, marked by lyrical compositions of extraordinary poetic power.” In May 2012, Dylan received the Presidential Medal of Freedom from President Barack Obama.
Original Woodstock co-organizer Michael Lang said Woodstock 2019 is happening next summer in honor of the legendary festival’s 50th anniversary.
Jamgrass act Greensky Bluegrass unveiled “All For Money,” the title track from their forthcoming seventh studio album.
Guitarist Billy Strings told “Tour Stories” and Ron Artis II went “Reelin’ In The Years” for Episode 25 of ‘The JamBase Podcast.’
Ticketmaster’s 2018 Holiday Deals include 2-For-1 Tickets, Me+3 4-Packs and $40 Below for select concerts from Tedeschi Trucks Band, Greensky Bluegrass, Gov’t Mule and many others.
Dark Star Jubilee’s initial 2019 lineup features three nights of Dark Star Orchestra as well as performances from the Chris Robinson Brotherhood, Lukas Neslon & Promise Of The Real and more.