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Bob Dylan’s Rolling Thunder Revue Netflix Doc and Box Set Are Invaluable Documents of an Electrifying Era

"What remains of that tour? Nothing. Ashes." This was Bob Dylan’s typically evasive response when questioned about the Rolling Thunder Revue, his notorious 1975-76 North…
Winston Cook-Wilson / June 11, 2019

Bob Dylan Celebrates Nashville Skyline’s 50th Anniversary by Announcing Whiskey Distillery

Fifty years ago today, Bob Dylan released Nashville Skyline. The album is one of many curios and left turns in Dylan’s idiosyncratic career, a headfirst plunge…
Chris DeVille, Stereogum / April 9, 2019

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Bob Dylan, George Clooney Team for Film Adaptation of Baseball Novel Calico Joe

Bob Dylan is dipping his toes in the Hollywood waters again. The singer-songwriter will produce Calico Joe, which is a 2012 book by John…
Daniel Kohn / October 15, 2020

Bob Dylan Previews First Theme Time Radio Hour Episode in 11 Years

A few days ago, Bob Dylan announced the return of his Sirius XM show Theme Time Radio, and now we're getting a preview of its first episode…
Katrina Nattress / September 20, 2020

Bob Dylan’s Theme Time Radio Hour to Return to SiriusXM

By his standards, 2020 has been a busy year (from a non-touring perspective) for Bob Dylan. He released his terrific new album, Rough and Rowdy Ways, and…
Daniel Kohn / September 16, 2020

Bob Dylan, Bono, Nile Rodgers, Willie Nelson Appear in Jimmy Carter Doc Trailer

Though Barack Obama has shown time and time again that he knows music, debatably the first music-minded president was Jimmy Carter. The title for an upcoming…
Daniel Kohn / August 27, 2020

Neil Young Shares Cover of Bob Dylan’s ‘The Times They-Are-A-Changin’

Neil Young hasn't dropped a Fireside Sessions livestream in a while, but he did share a remanent from the past. On the July…
SPIN Staff / August 26, 2020

Bob Dylan’s Rough and Rowdy Ways Paints a Better Self-Portrait

For six decades, Bob Dylan has proven completely peerless. His lyrics especially have redefined risk-taking and boundary-pushing in popular song. His eyes have always been on…
John Paul Bullock / June 24, 2020

The 10 Best Punk and Alternative Bob Dylan Covers

Bob Dylan is one of the most widely covered artists in popular music – hit versions of his songs by the Byrds and Peter, Paul…
Al Shipley / June 19, 2020

Fiona Apple Contributed to Bob Dylan’s Rough and Rowdy Ways

As Bob Dylan's upcoming new album, Rough and Rowdy Ways, is set to release on Friday (June 19), more details have been released about it.
Emily Tan / June 17, 2020

Bob Dylan Opens Up About Music, George Floyd and Coronavirus Pandemic in New York Times Interview

Throughout Bob Dylan's illustrious career, the singer-songwriter hasn't been keen on doing many interviews. However, ahead of the release of his latest album, Rough and…
Emily Tan / June 12, 2020

Bob Dylan Shares Tracklist for Rough And Rowdy Ways

Next week, Bob Dylan will release Rough and Rowdy Ways, his first album of original songs since 2012's Tempest (His previous three albums was comprised of Frank Sinatra…
SPIN Staff / June 11, 2020

Songs That Reflected the Civil Unrest Then and Now

I can smell tear gas. It’s Saturday afternoon. My phone starts blowing up with texts from my lady. She’s a chef at an…
Mike Postalakis / June 3, 2020

Listen to Our Best 50 Songs of the Year So Far

Last week we shared our list of the 50 Best Songs of 2020 (So Far), and we've curated a playlist so you can listen to…
Katrina Nattress / May 30, 2020

The 50 Best Songs of 2020 (So Far)

Great songs have a freedom that albums don't because great songs only have to pull off their trick once. It's like how a great SNL…
SPIN Staff / May 22, 2020

G-Eazy Covers Bob Dylan and the xx in Latest Quarantine Session

G-Eazy is continuing to show his inner rocker with a new batch of quarantine covers. This time, the rapper took on the xx's 2009 single…
Katrina Nattress / May 17, 2020

Bob Dylan Announces Rough and Rowdy Ways, First Album of Original Songs in 8 Years

Bob Dylan has done it again. The Nobel Prize-winning legend has announced the release of Rough and Rowdy Ways, his first album of…
Daniel Kohn / May 8, 2020
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