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Bob Dylan Guitar Set To Fetch $300k

One of Bob Dylan's guitars is expected to sell for $300,000 when it goes up for auction next month.The legendary singer/songwriter's 1963 Martin D-28 acoustic guitar - which he used during notable concerts in the...

Bob Dylan Performs Tribute To Tom Petty

Bob Dylan paid tribute to his late friend Tom Petty with a cover of 'Learning to Fly' during a gig in Colorado.Dylan, 76, performed the Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers hit during the encore at...

Tom Petty's Home City Planning Unique Memorial Event

Residents of Tom Petty's home city are thinking up unique ways to honour the music legend. Lauren Poe, the mayor of Gainsville, Florida - the birthplace of the late star, who passed away last week...

Post Malone Receives Career Advice From Bob Dylan

Post Malone received career advice from Bob Dylan.The 22-year-old rapper is a huge fan of the 76-year-old music legend, who he has a tattoo of - along with his other idols Kurt Cobain, John Lennon...

Ezra Koenig Dedicates Show To Tom Petty

Ezra Koenig has dedicated a show to Tom Petty. The Vampire Weekend frontman paid tribute to the late music legend, who passed away last week aged 66, by doing his Beats 1 show 'Time Crisis'...

Taylor Swift 'Idolised' Tom Petty

Taylor Swift ''idolised'' the late Tom Petty.The 'Free Fallin' hitmaker passed away on Monday (10.02.17) at the age of 66 after suffering a cardiac arrest, and 27-year-old musician Taylor has taken a moment to praise...

Bruce Springsteen Feared Bob Dylan Comparisons

Bruce Springsteen feared being compared to Bob Dylan early in his career.The 68-year-old icon was widely compared to Dylan following the release of his 'Born to Run' album in 1975, and Bruce admits the parallels...

Bob Dylan Pays Tribute To Tom Petty

Bob Dylan has paid tribute to his former bandmate Tom Petty, praising him as a ''great performer''. The 76-year-old singer and his late friend - who passed away on Monday (02.10.17) aged 66 after having...

Liam Gallagher Has 'Loads Of Charm'

Liam Gallagher sees himself as a ''rock n roll singer with a dash of punk and loads of charm''.The 44-year-old rocker has revealed he primarily considers himself to be a singer, rather than a songwriter,...

Did Bob Dylan Plagiarise Part Of His Nobel Prize Lecture?

It took him the best of nine months to get round to doing it, but now it has been claimed that Bob Dylan plagiarised his Nobel Literature Prize lecture from SparkNotes, an online version of...

Shaun Ryder Wanted To Be A Rapper

Shaun Ryder always wanted to be a rapper.The Black Grape frontman felt it was ''effeminate'' to be a singer and admits the indie sound of his group Happy Mondays would have been very different if...

Bob Dylan's Nobel Literature Lecture Is Finally Here - And It's Epic

Bob Dylan is notoriously private, to such a point that he refused to attend the official Nobel Prize ceremony in Stockholm in favour of a private meeting during his tour stop. However, that hasn't stopped...

Liam Gallagher Teams Up With Adele Producer For Solo Lp

Liam Gallagher has teamed up with Adele's producer Greg Kurstin for his debut solo album.The former Oasis frontman has admitted he's ''limited'' when it comes to his flair for writing lyrics and has recruited the...

Bob Dylan Brings Tour To Wembley

Bob Dylan treated his loyal fans to a mixture of greatest hits and American songbook classics on the latest leg of his 'Never Ending Tour'.The 75-year-old singer has largely ditched playing the guitar these days,...

Bob Dylan Finally Receives His Nobel Prize For Literature

The American singer and songwriter was awarded the honour by the Swedish Academy in October (16), but he did not attend the subsequent prizegiving ceremony in December (16) due to pre-existing commitments, and he has...

Bob Dylan Picks Up Nobel Prize Medal - He Was In Town Anyway

The people at the Swedish Academy deserve a medal or two for their patience in regards to awarding Bob Dylan. No-one in modern history has been quite as difficult to impose a Nobel Prize on...

Bob Dylan Accepts Nobel Prize

Bob Dylan has accepted his Nobel Prize for Literature.The 'Blowin' In The Wind' hitmaker was announced as the 2016 recipient in October but failed to pick up the prestigious medal and diploma at a ceremony...

Bob Dylan Musical Archive Opens To Scholars

Archive organisers have announced that more than 1,000 pieces from the music icon's six-decade career, including film reels and unpublished lyrics, are now able to be viewed by scholars at the Gilcrease Museum’s Helmerich Center...

Bob Dylan Finally Agrees To Accept Nobel Prize For Literature

The American singer and songwriter was awarded the prize by the Swedish Academy in October (16), but failed to attend the prizegiving ceremony, or deliver the lecture that is required to receive the $910,000 (£730,000)...

Bob Dylan To Collect Nobel Prize

Bob Dylan is to collect his Nobel Prize for Literature this weekend - five months after he was awarded the accolade.The 'Blowin' In The Wind' hitmaker failed to pick up the prestigious medal and diploma...

Bob Dylan's Taste In Music Is Not As Predictable As You Might Have Thought

Bob Dylan is due to drop his 38th studio album 'Triplicate' next week and in anticipation for the release, he has opened up in a rare interview about some of his favourite artists. He's the...

Bob Dylan Feels 'Lonesome' After Deaths Of Greats

Bob Dylan has been feeling lonely after the deaths of many of his friends like Muhammad Ali and Leonard Cohen in the past year.The 75-year-old music legend was close to the heavyweight great Ali, fellow...

Stereophonics Fan Bob Dylan

Bob Dylan is a Stereophonics fan.The 'Blowin' in the Wind' hitmaker was asked which records he has heard lately that he likes and the Welsh rockers - fronted by Kelly Jones - were on his...

Bob Dylan Feeling 'Lonesome' After Deaths Of Legends

The 75-year-old music icon was close to stars including Muhammad Ali, Leonard Cohen, Leon Russell and Merle Haggard, all of whom passed away last year (16). In a rare interview with author...

Shawn Mendes Cast In Summer Of Love

Shawn Mendes is to make his film debut in 'Summer of Love'.The 18-year-old pop star is to swap the stage for the big screen with a role in the musical movie which has been written...

Chris Martin Joins Jakob Dylan For Crohn's Awareness Benefit

The Yellow singer and The Wallflowers frontman will hit the stage at the Teragram Ballroom in Los Angeles on Saturday (11Mar17) for the Rock the Night: A Benefit to Cure Crohn's and Colitis...

Jack White Owns A Special Bowling Ball For Bob Dylan

Jack White owns a bowling ball dedicated to Bob Dylan.The 41-year-old musician - who is best known as the lead singer of the White Stripes - has a private bowling alley in his house in...

Bob Dylan Announces 3-Night Residency In London This April

As part of a series of intimate (quickly selling out) UK shows from Bob Dylan And His Band, three further dates have been announced which will see the Nobel Prize winning American songwriter embark on...

Bob Dylan's Grandson Makes His Debut As A Catwalk Star

Levi Dylan, the 22-year-old son of The Wallflowers frontman Jakob Dylan, made his mark at Milan Men's Fashion Week for Dolce & Gabbana. Levi was turned on to modelling by his photographer...

Louisa Johnson Worried About Album Reaction

Louisa Johnson is ''scared'' of people's reactions to her debut album.The 18-year-old singer - who shot to fame after winning 'The X Factor' in 2015 - has been working hard on her record and treated...

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