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The 60s Spirit Lives: Bob Dylan 2015

I went to see Bob Dylan in Granada on July 8th. I took some notes that night, with the TV’s news blaring in the background, and I’ve finally got around to shoving them up here. 464 more words

Lifestyle

50th anniversary of Dylan going electric

It is one of the single most famous moments in the history of music. On the 25th July 1965, Bob Dylan made a spontaneous decision to play with an electric backing band at the Newport Folk Festival. 59 more words

Music

Blag #4: Dylanologies

I stumble across something I haven’t heard before (this time its Bob Dylan’s rendition of Pretty Saro, an old English ballad, (which again reminded me of… 750 more words

Prose

Album Review: Johnny Cash - Sings Precious Memories

One of the reasons behind Johnny Cash’s move from Sun to Columbia Records in 1959 was the Sam Phillip’s unwillingness to let Johnny release gospel music. 1,201 more words

Johnny Cash

The Times They Are a-Changin'

Come gather ’round people wherever you roam
Admit that the waters around you have grown
And accept it that soon you’ll be drenched to the bone… 354 more words

Living Life

Rock Music - Is there anything exciting or meaningful around?

In among the over-produced, musical pap that provides dross for the overexcited morons: the mass produced crap of the Voice and Simon Cowell, the regurgitated unoriginality of the tribute bands and the sanitised Muzak of the radio, there is still some acts that stand out for me. 271 more words

Zeitgeist

My Five Favorite Lesser-Appreciated Dylan Albums

Being a considerable and long-time Dylan fan, people will ask my favorite Dylan songs and albums. Those are hard to pick, as they are far too many. 1,338 more words