Latest Bob Dylan News - Page 11


Bob Dylan Writer Resigns Over Invented Quotes

A top writer has resigned from The New Yorker magazine after confessing he invented Bob Dylan quotes in a new book.Bosses at publishing house Houghton Mifflin Harcourt have pulled Jonah Lehrer's tome, Imagine: How Creativity...

Bob Dylan Jonah Lehrer - New Yorker Writer Resigns Over Bob Dylan Quote Fabrication

Jonah Lehrer resigned from the New Yorker today (July 30, 2012). Lehrer was forced to admit that he fabricated quotes for his book about Bob Dylan, when he was questioned by Michael Moynihan of The...

Dark Knight Rises Earns $160 Million, In Spite Of Denver Tragedy

“Wussies and pussies.” That’s the term Bob Dylan used to describe his critics, specifically those who accused the veteran singer-songwriter of plagiarizing some of his song lyrics. In a new interview with Rolling Stone magazine,...

Mariah Carey Will Replace Jennifer Lopez On American Idol

“All those evil mother******s can rot in hell.” Harsh words there from Bob Dylan; a message to his critics, both present and past and in particular, a reference to those that labelled him ‘Judas’ when...

Bob Dylan Drama Over Newport Folk Festival Guitar

A New Jersey woman who has discovered she might own the electric guitar Bob Dylan plugged in and played at the 1965 Newport Folk Festival is considering selling the fabled instrument.Dylan's aides insist Dawn Peterson's...

Bob Dylan Plans Major U.s. Arena Tour With Mark Knopfler

Bob Dylan has wrecked The Who's big day by announcing an upcoming North American arena tour with former Dire Straits leader Mark Knopfler hours after the British rockers staged a phone-in press conference to launch...

Does Bob Dylan's Album Title Hint At Retirement?

Bob Dylan will release his 35th studio album on September 10, 2012. The album will be entitled 'Tempest' and the statement from Dylan's label Sony / Columbia suggests that the record will contain 10 original...

Bob Dylan's New Album Features Lennon Tribute

Bob Dylan's new album Tempest will feature a tribute to John Lennon.The singer/songwriter's 35th studio release will include the track Roll on John, which features lyrics from multiple Beatles songs, including A Day in the...

Rising Star Jake Bugg Wasn't Always Into Music

Jake Bugg talks to Contactmusic.com about his musical beginnings ahead of his self-titled debut album set for release this October 22nd (2012).Discussing his roots, influences and initial musical interest, the 18-year-old from Nottingham reveals how...

Folk Legend Bob Dylan Releases 50th Anniversary Album 'The Tempest'

The legendary Bob Dylan is set to release his 35th studio album 'Tempest' on the 50th year of his innovative artistry since his self-titled debut record.Columbia Records made the announcement revealing the album, featuring ten...

Bob Dylan Announces Tempest

Bob Dylan has announced the release of his 35th solo album, 'Tempest'. The 'Blowin' in the Wind' singer's latest record - his first since 2009's 'Christmas In The Heart' - will coincide with the 50th...

Woman Finds Bob Dylan's Famous Guitar In Her Attic?

The sunburst Fender Stratocaster guitar used by Bob Dylan in his controversial 'electrified' set at the Newport Folk Festival may have been found in a New Jersey attic. Dawn Peterson has been assured by a...

Legendary Bob Dylan Guitar Worth $1 Million - If It's Proved Real

Bob Dylan may be denying its authenticity, but self-styled experts are convinced they know the folk legend's guitars better than him after claiming that the now legendary Stratocaster he played at the Newport Folk Festival...

'History Detectives' Dispute The Whereabouts Of Bob Dylan's Famous Guitar

The guitar that Bob Dylan played at his legendary Newport Folk Festival concert in 1965 is currently at the centre of a dispute over its genuine whereabouts. Fox News have reported that historians at PBS...

Rhode Island Man: 'I'm Bob Dylan's Long Lost Son'

A Rhode Island man has stunned Bob Dylan fans by insisting he is the music legend's illegitimate son.William DeVogue, who bears a striking resemblance to the singer/songwriter, claims he was the product of an alleged...

Lana Del Rey's Quick Set Leaves Some Fans Frustrated

Lana Del Rey left some fans frustrated during a Fourth of July concert at the Montreux Jazz Festival in Switzerland on Wednesday. Gig-goers had paid $80 for a ticket to the evening concert, though one...

How Did Lana Del Rey's 'National Anthem' Fare On Independence Day?

Lana Del Rey finished a rousing Independence Day set at the Montreux Jazz Festival with her song 'National Anthem', finding favor even though Canada celebrate their own independence day with Canada Day on July 1st...

Lana Del Rey Sings 'National Anthem' For Independence Day

Yesterday (July 4, 2012) was Independence Day in the United States of America and one of it's most popular recent musical exports made sure that the Montreux Jazz Festival joined in the patriotic celebrations. Lana...

Jimi Hendrix Movie Won't Feature His Music

A biopic about Jimi Hendrix will not include any songs written by the legendary rocker. 'All By My Side' stars Outkast musician Andre 3000 as the late guitarist, and while he will perform covers of...

Suede Play New Songs At Hop Farm

Suede debuted new material as they closed Hop Farm Festival last night (01.07.12).The 'Trash' hitmakers - who reformed in 2010 after a seven-year hiatus - interspersed a greatest hits set with two new songs, 'Sabotage',...

President Obama Honors Bob Dylan At The White House

President Obama honored folk legend Bob Dylan and eleven other personalities for influencing the people of America with their words, songs and actions, in a ceremony at the White House on Tuesday (May 29, 2012)....

Bob Dylan Receives Presidential Honour

Bob Dylan received the Presidential Medal of Freedom yesterday (29.05.12).The legendary singer was among 13 recipients of America's highest civilian honour at the White House and President Barack Obama revealed himself to be a fan...

Bob Dylan Honoured By President Barack Obama

Bob Dylan was honoured by U.S. President Barack Obama at the White House on Tuesday (29May12).The folk music icon was among the recipients of this year's (12) Medal of Freedom - the highest civilian honour...

Robert Pattinson Is With 'The Band'

Twilight star and teen heart-throb Robert Pattinson has reportedly signed up to star in a biopic about the rock group The Band, according to an interview the actor gave for French magazine les inRockuptibles. The...

Cerys Matthews Sings At Marie Colvin Memorial

Singer Cerys Matthews paid tribute to famed war correspondent Marie Colvin by singing Bob Dylan's peace anthem BLOWIN' IN THE WIND at her memorial on Wednesday (16May12).Colvin, of Britain's Sunday Times, was killed in a...

Athlete And Nitin Sawhney Added To Hop Farm Line Up

Athlete and Nitin Sawhney have been added to the bill for the Hop Farm music festival.The artists have joined the line-up alongside headliners Bob Dylan, Suede and Peter Gabriel at the three day festival held...

Hop Farm Festival Final Acts Include Legendary Bob Dylan

After immense success last year which saw Prince's first UK festival appearance, Kent's Hop Farm Festival returns with more of the world's most talented artists. The final acts announced include UK festival exclusives; the legendary...

Bob Dylan To Receive Presidential Medal Of Freedom

Bob Dylan is to be honoured with the Presidential Medal of Freedom by U.S. leader Barack Obama.The singer/songwriter is among 13 recipients to receive this year's (12) award - America's highest civilian accolade. He joins...

Bob Dylan's Emotional Tribute To Levon Helm

Bob Dylan has paid an emotional tribute to his close pal Levon Helm following The Band star's death on Thursday (19Apr12).Drummer Helm lost his battle with throat cancer at the age of 71, prompting a...

The Band's Levon Helm Dies

Musician Levon Helm has died. The singer and drummer with influential US group The Band - who famously backed Bob Dylan in the 60s - passed away today (19.04.12), two days after his family announced...

Bob Dylan

Bob Dylan Quick Links

News Pictures Video Film Music Press Festival Quotes RSS
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Artists
Actors
    Filmmakers
      Artists
      Bands
        Musicians
          Artists
          Celebrities
             
              Artists
              Interviews
                musicians & bands in the news
                  actors & filmmakers in the news
                    celebrities in the news

                      Go Back in Time using our News archive to see what happened on a particular day in the past.