Latest Bob Dylan News - Page 12


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...

Levon Helm 'In Last Stages Of Cancer,' Family Asks For Prayers

Levon Helm, the singer and drummer of The Band is in "the final stages of cancer," the Wall Street Journal have reported. Levon's family have released a statement informing his fans of his current condition,...

Richard Ashcroft To Play Hop Farm Festival

Richard Ashcroft will play his only UK show at Hop Farm Festival in Kent. The 'Break the Night with Colour' hitmaker - formerly lead singer of The Verve - is among a large number of...

Leonard Cohen To Make Special One-off UK Appearance

Leonard Cohen is to play a special one-off show in the UK in the Autumn, in better news for the 77 year-old following a court visit last week where he lashed out at his former...

Dylan Album To Be Adapted For Big Screen

Bob Dylan's classic album Blood On The Tracks is to serve as inspiration for a new film.Studio bosses at RT Features are set to translate the 1975 album, which features his iconic tracks Shelter From...

Bob Dylan To Headline Hop Farm Festival

Bob Dylan, Suede and Peter Gabriel will headline this year's Hop Farm festival. 'Blowin' in the Wind' folk legend Bob will be making his only UK appearance of the year at the event, while Suede...

Pete Seeger, 92, Aims For Billboard Chart Record

Today (March 19, 2012) marks the 50th anniversary of the release of Bob Dylan's debut album. A four-Cd tribute album to the legendary artist has been released, in aid of Amnesty International and LA Times...

Pete Seeger On Course To Break Tony Bennett's Chart Record With Dylan Anniversary Release

Folk icon Pete Seeger is aiming for the top of the world's pop charts and the chance to break Tony Bennett's six-month-old record, as the oldest person to score a hit, with an apt version...

Stars Sign Guitars For Charity Auction

Guitars signed by Green Day, Bruce Springsteen, Bob Dylan and Slash are hitting the auction block as part of a star-studded charity auction.Country legend Glen Campbell, Eddie Van Halen and Maroon 5 have also autographed...

Bob Dylan Recording New Album

Bob Dylan is recording a new album. The 70-year-old singer is working on his 35th studio album in Los Angeles, and it will reportedly have a Latin American influence. Los Lobos musician David Hidalgo -...

Counting Crows Releasing Covers Album

Counting Crows are releasing a covers album, 'Underwater Sunshine (or What We Did on Our Summer Vacation)'. The record is the first from the 'Mr Jones' group in four years - and also their first...

Bob Dylan Exhibition In Paris: A Rock Explosion In Pictures

An exhibition of photographs, depicting Bob Dylan 's early transformation journey from a rising folk star to a leader in the world of rock, has gone on display in Paris. Ontheredcarpet.com reports that the exhibition...

Paul Mccartney Quits Weed Smoking For Daughter Beatrice

Sir Paul Mccartney says he has finally given up smoking cannabis, due to a "sense of responsibility" in caring for his daughter Beatrice. MCCartney, 69, made the comment during an interview with Rolling Stone magazine.The...

The Stone Roses To Headline Optimus Alive As Part Of Reunion Tour

Optimus Alive Festival have announced the first acts and headliners at their upcoming festival. Stone Roses; Radiohead and The Cure are all set to headline; other first acts include Florence And The Machine; Snow Patrol;...

2012 Grammy Award Performers Enjoy Huge Sales Increase

Performers at the 2012 Grammy Awards, including Adele and Bruno Mars have seen their albums and singles rocket back up the charts as a result of Sunday's show - watched by a report 38 million...

Lana Del Rey Would Die To Buckley's Music

Lana Del Rey wants to die to Jeff Buckley's music.The 'Born To Die' singer says the late musician's songs - which include 'Hallelujah' - would be the perfect soundtrack for when she leaves this Earth....

Amanda Holden To Make Simon Cowell A Godfather

Britain's Got Talent judge Amanda Holden has suggested that she will be asking her Bgt boss Simon Cowell to be the godfather to her unborn daughter. Holden is heavily pregnant with her second child and...

Bob Dylan To Honour Martin Scorsese At Critics' Choice Awards

Hollywood icon Martin Scorsese will receive a special musical tribute from Bob Dylan when he is handed the Critics' Choice Movie Awards' top honour on Thursday (12Jan12).The director will receive the Broadcast Film Critics Association's...

Bryan Ferry Marries Son's Ex-girlfriend At Luxury Resort

Veteran rocker Bryan Ferry has tied the knot for the second time, marrying Amanda Shepperd, 29, in a ceremony at the luxury resort of Amanyara on the Turks and Caicos Islands on January 4, 2012....

Van Halen Reunite In Cramped New York Basement Club

Seminal rock band Van Halen played a cramped basement club in Greenwich Village on Thursday (January 5, 2012), leaving hundreds of fans huddled around the venue's back door listening out for their biggest hits, according...

Matt Damon Upstaged By A Monkey In 'We Bought A Zoo'?

Matt Damon isn't exactly winning all the plaudits for his role as single dad Benjamin Mee in Cameron Crowe's latest movie 'We Bought a Zoo'. The Hollywood actor plays a Los Angeles newspaper columnist who...

Ke$ha's Bob Dylan Cover Reduced Her To Tears

Pop star KE$HA broke down in tears as she recorded a Bob Dylan track for a charity album.The TiK ToK hitmaker is among a group of singers, including Miley Cyrus and Adele, who have contributed...

Adele And Cyrus Cover Dylan Classics For Amnesty Compilation

Adele, Miley Cyrus, Maroon 5 and KE$HA have recorded covers of classic Bob Dylan songs to raise money for Amnesty International.Lenny Kravitz, Elvis Costello, Ziggy Marley and Tom Morello have also contributed tracks to the...

Miley Cyrus To Sing Bob Dylan

Miley Cyrus has signed up to record her favourite Bob Dylan tune for a new charity album.The former Hannah Montana star will be among the artists featuring on Chimes of Freedom: Songs of Bob Dylan,...

Bob Dylan, Johnny Cash And Jackson Make Time Magazine's All-time 100 Songs

Tracks by Bob Dylan, Johnny Cash, Nirvana and Michael Jackson have been named among the All-Time 100 Songs by Time magazine editors.Dylan's 1965 release Subterranean Homesick Blues, Cash's Folsom Prison Blues (1955), Nirvana classic Smells...

Rock Photographer Barry Feinstein Dies

Celebrity photographer Barry Feinstein, best known for his portraits of Bob Dylan and George Harrison, has died at the age of 80.He lost his battle with ill health in New York on Thursday (20Oct11). Feinstein...

Sting And Smith Recording Dylan Covers

Sting, Patti Smith and KE$HA are teaming up to cover songs by folk legend Bob Dylan for a new charity compilation.British soul star Adele and the Dave Matthews Band are also contributing tracks to Chimes...

Bob Dylan Learning Bagpipes

Bob Dylan is learning to play the bagpipes following a recent trip to Scotland.The 70-year-old music legend performed two shows in Glasgow, Scotland over the weekend (08-09Oct11) and during the visit, he purchased a traditional...

Paul Mccartney And Ringo Pay Tribute To George

Sir Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr joined to paid tribute to George Harrison yesterday (02.10.11).The two surviving members of The Beatles joined with their bandmate's widow, Olivia Harrison, his son Dhani, producer Sir George Martin,...

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.