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1 hr ago | American Reporter

Weekend ReportMY Apology to Drug Addicts

As Leonard Cohen says in "Anthem," Ring the bells that still can ring/Forget your perfect offering/There is a crack, a crack in everything/That's how the light gets in .

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Related Topix: Peter, Paul & Mary, Folk, Pop/Rock

8 hrs ago | Examiner.com

A look back - Bob Dylan's appearances on David Letterman's talk shows

David Michael Letterman has been a fixture on American late night television since 1982, and recently announced he would retire in 2015.

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Related Topix: Late Show With David Letterman, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Celebrities, Pop/Rock, David Letterman, Dylan, CBS

12 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Jesse Winchester: An appreciation

He had a low profile compared to the artists who recorded his songs, but singer-songwriter Jesse Winchester , who died on April 11 at 69, was covered by the wide-ranging likes of Patti Page, Elvis Costello , Jimmy Buffett, Joan Baez, Anne Murray, Reba McEntire, Rosanne Cash, The Everly Brothers and Emmylou Harris--and loomed larger than most in the ... (more)

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Related Topix: Patti Page, Pop/Rock, Rosanne Cash, Anne Murray, Country, Emmylou Harris

14 hrs ago | Daily Mail

Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dead at 76 after battle with prostate cancer

Carter spent 19 years in prison after being wrongfully convicted of three murders at a New Jersey tavern in 1966 His ordeal and the alleged racial motivations behind it were publicized in Bob Dylan's 1975 protest song Hurricane Carter's life story was later adapted into the 1999 movie The Hurricane in which he was portrayed by Denzel Washington ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sport Movies, The Hurricane, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Action Movies, Prison, Pop/Rock, Celebrities, Denzel Washington, Paterson, NJ

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Examiner.com

New Dylan goodies - 'Time' LP, 'Annotated Lyrics,' 'True Detective,' 'Club 47'

Arguably the rarest of Dylan's latter day regular vinyl LP's, the multiple Grammy Award-winning release "Time Out Of Mind," is about to be reissued by Music On Vinyl.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Music, Grammy Awards, Short, Music!, Cambridge, MA

Something Else! Reviews

One Track Mind: Dolly Parton, "Don't Think Twice," from Blue Smoke

Bob Dylan's "Don't Think Twice," with its sad acceptance of life's strange twists set to a plucky finger-picked cadence, always seemed well suited for a country-music makeover.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Community Reporter

Deb Says

Thank you, dear readers, for sharing the music of your life. I am certain I haven't heard from all of you who want to add to our playlist so maybe this month's column will give you the incentive to show us your "song."

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Related Topix: Little Birds, Pop/Rock, Menominee, MI

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Sunherald.com

Dylan's 30th Anniversary Concert, Scotty & Elvis and more

This week we feature a DVD/CD package of Bob Dylan's 30th Anniversary Concert, a new "party album" by Riley Etheridge Jr., a two-CD "Essential" set from Eric Carmen and a fascinating book by Scotty Moore.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Eric Carmen, The Band, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, The Raspberries

Examiner.com

Bob Dylan 'works in' tour debut at Nagoya, Japan, concert

At the Zepp Nagoya in Japan earlier tonight, Bob Dylan played "Working Man's Blues #2" for the first time on his current tour, according to Bob Links .

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, World News, Japan,

The Winnipeg Free Press

CD reviews

FOR most of their career, Canadian twang-rockers the Sadies have effectively and purposefully defied musical convention to very positive effect.

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Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News, Pop/Rock

Wed Apr 16, 2014

American Reporter

Weekend ReportMY Apology to Drug Addicts

As Leonard Cohen says in "Anthem," Ring the bells that still can ring/Forget your perfect offering/There is a crack, a crack in everything/That's how the light gets in .

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Related Topix: Peter, Paul & Mary, Folk, Pop/Rock

Deming Headlight

Las Cruces Country Music Fest returns with a bang and a twang

The Charlie Daniels Band headlines this year's Las Cruces Country Music Festival.

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Related Topix: The Charlie Daniels Band, Country, The Band Perry, Pop/Rock, Georgia

Examiner.com

France drops hate speech charges against singer Bob Dylan

Bob Dylan is a folk-rock icon and can do no wrong to lots of people, but the 72-year-old can still push some buttons and cause controversy.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Pacifica Tribune

Steve Brown's 'Flashback Jam - Last Licks' plays the Firehouse

This Sunday, Steve Brown's film, "Flashback Jam - Last Licks," will play the Pedro Point Firehouse Film Series.

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Related Topix: Programming Languages, Science / Technology, Pop/Rock, The Grateful Dead, Pacifica, CA

Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Times of Israel

French court drops Bob Dylan incitement case

A Paris court on Tuesday dismissed a case against singer Bob Dylan on charges of incitement to hatred filed after he was quoted allegedly comparing Croats to Nazis, his lawyer said.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Prison

Saipan Tribune

A monthlong celebration of poetry

April is National Poetry Month, a monthlong, national celebration of poetry established by the Academy of American Poets as a way to increase awareness and appreciation of poetry in the United States.

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Related Topix: Arts, Poetry, Pop/Rock, Newport Folk Festival, Country

Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Globe and Mail

Prolific musician fell in love with Canada

Jesse Winchester was so talented a singer and songwriter that Bob Dylan said of him, "You can't talk about the best songwriters and not include him."

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Related Topix: Jesse Winchester, Folk, Pop/Rock, Emmylou Harris, Country, Mississippi

Sun Apr 13, 2014

American Reporter

Weekend ReportMY Apology to Drug Addicts

As Leonard Cohen says in "Anthem," Ring the bells that still can ring/Forget your perfect offering/There is a crack, a crack in everything/That's how the light gets in .

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Related Topix: Peter, Paul & Mary, Folk, Pop/Rock

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Joystiq

Bob Dylan DLC pack for Rocksmith 2014 will give you the blues (and...

Bob Dylan DLC pack for Rocksmith 2014 will give you the blues Oh the times, they are a-changin'.

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Related Topix: Ubisoft, Rocksmith, Video Games, Pop/Rock, The, Deep Silver, X360

All About Jazz

Read "Bob Dylan: The 30th Anniversary Concert Celebration Deluxe Edition"

But at the time, nobody knew if Dylan the songwriter was finished. In fact, nobody even knew if Dylan was going to show up to his own party at New York City's Madison Square Garden on October 16, 1992, where fellow '60s folk icons like Richie Havens were invited to deliver interpretations of Dylan material alongside contemporary singer/songwriters ... (more)

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Folk, Richie Havens, Rosanne Cash, Willie Nelson, Lou Reed

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