Bob Dylan

  • These Are The First Acts To Get The New J Files Treatment
    News

    These Are The First Acts To Get The New J Files Treatment

    Almost seven years since it last aired, triple j‘s much loved interactive music documentary show The J Files has found a new home on the station’s digital offshoot Double J and the new series will debut at 8pm Thursday, 21st August. Richard Kingsmill, host of The J Files from 1996 to 2003, will launch the

  • Bob Dylan Adds Final Melbourne And Perth Dates To Australian Tour
    News

    Bob Dylan Adds Final Melbourne And Perth Dates To Australian Tour

    Bob Dylan has extended his forthcoming Australian tour, adding extra and final dates in both Perth and Melbourne to cope with demand. The folk and rock icon had also previously confirmed shows in Canberra, Brisbane, Adelaide and Sydney. Chugg Entertainment have revealed that a third and final date at Perth’s Riverside Theatre on Friday, 15th

  • Bob Dylan Adds Second Opera House Show To Australian Tour
    News

    Bob Dylan Adds Second Opera House Show To Australian Tour

    Bob Dylan has announced an additional performance set for the Sydney Opera House this September. Last month, the folk and rock icon confirmed that he would take the Sydney Opera House stage for a special performance as a late addition to his upcoming run of Australian dates. Chugg Entertainment have now confirmed that due to

  • New Bob Dylan Australian Shows Announced
    News

    New Bob Dylan Australian Shows Announced

    Due to overwhelming popular demand, Bob Dylan has announced extra shows for his upcoming Australian tour in September. The influential singer and songwriter has confirmed third shows in both Sydney and Melbourne. Dylan, who just celebrated his 73rd birthday, is promising to deliver humbling performances within some of the most iconic and intimate Australian theatre

  • Bob Dylan Avoids Hate Speech Charges
    News

    Bob Dylan Avoids Hate Speech Charges

    Prosecutors in France have dropped charges brought against Bob Dylan by a Croatian community association, for violating anti-discrimination laws in comments he made in a 2012 Rolling Stone cover story. Instead, the magistrate ruled in favour of indicting Rolling Stone‘s French edition for printing the allegedly racist remarks in the first place. In December last

  • Bob Dylan Sued Over “Racist” Comments
    News

    Bob Dylan Sued Over “Racist” Comments

    A Croatian community association based in France is suing Bob Dylan over alleged racist comments made in a Rolling Stone cover story last year. According to Business Insider, the Council of Croats in France (CRICCF) have filed suit against Dylan and the French magazine for comments made in an interview for the September 2012 issue.

  • Black Keys Frontman Dan Auerbach Loses Bob Dylan’s Hair In Divorce
    News

    Black Keys Frontman Dan Auerbach Loses Bob Dylan’s Hair In Divorce

    The Black Keys frontman Dan Auerbach‘s divorce from estranged wife Stephanie Gonis was finalised this week and as part of the settlement, Gonis apparently received Bob Dylan‘s hair. According to TMZ, the divorce was finalised in Tennessee and as part of the settlement Gonis will receive over $5 million, the couple’s 2012 Toyota Highlander, one

  • Bob Dylan In The Running For France’s Highest Honour, The Legion d’Honneur
    News

    Bob Dylan In The Running For France’s Highest Honour, The Legion d’Honneur

    Bob Dylan is reportedly in contention for France’s highest award, the Legion d’Honneur, a French order established by Napoleon Bonaparte and given to those deemed honourable, despite almost being rejected for his history of smoking pot and opposing the Vietnam War. In an open letter in French newspaper Le Monde, the Legion d’Honneur’s grand chancellor,

  • Joan Baez Announces First Australian Tour In 25 Years For August 2013
    News

    Joan Baez Announces First Australian Tour In 25 Years For August 2013

    Musical and political force of nature Joan Baez has announced her first Australian tour in more than 25 years, with the American folk singer and activist confirming dates across the country this August. Baez was responsible for introducing Bob Dylan to the world back in 1963, with their relationship inspiring her to write her ’70s

  • Bob Dylan Inducted Into American Academy Of Arts And Letters
    News

    Bob Dylan Inducted Into American Academy Of Arts And Letters

    The legendary Bob Dylan has now become the first rock star ever to be voted into the American Academy of Arts and Letters. The wildly prestigious honour sees Dylan in fairly good company, with other inductees including Philip Roth, Jasper Johns, Meryl Streep, Woody Allen and Marty Scorsese. To give an idea of how huge

  • Bob Dylan Splendour In The Grass 2013 Appearance Leaked?
    News

    Bob Dylan Splendour In The Grass 2013 Appearance Leaked?

    Sydney Morning Herald may have spilled the beans on a potential Splendour In The Grass 2013 addition. In a list of artists who have confirmed 2013 tours, SMH casually dropped Bob Dylan, who is yet to announce said tour. The article randomly mentions that the 72-year-old will be performing at the Sydney Opera House and

  • Bob Dylan Released Boxset To Maintain Rights
    News

    Bob Dylan Released Boxset To Maintain Rights

    Bob Dylan released a limited edition boxset of rarities in 2012 in order for the songs to remain protected by copyright law in Europe. As reported by NME, The 50th Anniversary Collection is made up of 86 rarities recorded by Dylan in 1962. These 86 tunes were in danger of no longer being covered by

  • Bob Dylan Posts First Ever Facebook Status, Predicts Election Outcome
    News

    Bob Dylan Posts First Ever Facebook Status, Predicts Election Outcome

    Trust Bob Dylan to predict the results of what was like the biggest election ever on his first ever status update. The iconic musician took to the social media personally for the first time to reiterate statements made at a previous gig. Dylan, who has more than 4 million fans on his page, signed off

  • Bob Dylan New Album ‘Tempest’ Streaming Via iTunes
    News

    Bob Dylan New Album ‘Tempest’ Streaming Via iTunes

    Consequence of Sound have posted that the new Bob Dylan album Tempest, due out next week on September 11, is currently streaming via iTunes. Tempest is the 35th studio album from Dylan, a remarkable feat by any standards, and was produced by Dylan under the pseudonym ‘Jack Frost’.

monitoring_string = "5ddc797c5ea15f4a20f5b456893873a5"