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#Bob Dylan

# bob-dylan - Monday 24 May, 2021

'Bob, a chara' — President Michael D Higgins sings Dylan's praises as the songwriter turns 80
# Forever Young
# Forever Young

'Bob, a chara' — President Michael D Higgins sings Dylan's praises as the songwriter turns 80

May 24th 2021, 12:28 PM 12,915 Views 9 Comments

The Rolling Stones and Sinead O’Connor have also paid tribute.

# bob-dylan - Monday 7 December, 2020

Bob Dylan sells rights to all his songs to Universal for reported $300 million
# It Ain't Free Babe
# It Ain't Free Babe

Bob Dylan sells rights to all his songs to Universal for reported $300 million

Dec 7th 2020, 5:12 PM 26,418 Views 32 Comments

Universal Music said the deal is the “most significant music publishing agreement this century”.

# bob-dylan - Monday 25 May, 2020

Quiz: How well do you know Bob Dylan's music?
# Evening Quiz
# Evening Quiz

Quiz: How well do you know Bob Dylan's music?

May 25th 2020, 9:00 PM 30,664 Views 29 Comments

The songwriter turned 79 yesterday.

# bob-dylan - Thursday 13 December, 2018

Bob Dylan and Neil Young to play together in Kilkenny next July
# Stocking Filler
# Stocking Filler

Bob Dylan and Neil Young to play together in Kilkenny next July

Dec 13th 2018, 7:46 AM 38,328 Views 52 Comments

Tickets go on sale on Monday at 9am; tickets will be priced from €76.

# bob-dylan - Saturday 8 July, 2017

Kesha has shared her side of the awkward Jerry Seinfeld hug incident
# Hug Denied
From The Daily Edge
# Hug Denied

Kesha has shared her side of the awkward Jerry Seinfeld hug incident

Jul 8th 2017, 2:40 PM 5,788 Views 1 Comment

She says she should have known better.

# bob-dylan - Sunday 2 April, 2017

Bob Dylan FINALLY accepts Nobel Prize for Literature
# Mr Tambourine Man
# Mr Tambourine Man

Bob Dylan FINALLY accepts Nobel Prize for Literature

Apr 2nd 2017, 11:20 AM 12,169 Views 23 Comments

The decision to give the musician the award sparked controversy in recent months.

# bob-dylan - Friday 9 December, 2016

Bob Dylan to play Dublin gig next year
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# 3Arena

Bob Dylan to play Dublin gig next year

Dec 9th 2016, 6:08 PM 12,491 Views 45 Comments

The musician recently won the Nobel Prize for Literature.

# bob-dylan - Monday 5 December, 2016

He may be a no-show, but Bob Dylan has written something special for the Nobel banquet
# In Absentia
# In Absentia

He may be a no-show, but Bob Dylan has written something special for the Nobel banquet

Dec 5th 2016, 8:07 PM 14,751 Views 36 Comments

Patti Smith will also perform a version of Dylan’s A Hard Rain’s A-Gonna Fall.

# bob-dylan - Thursday 1 December, 2016

Obama holds ceremony for Nobel Prize winners (Bob Dylan doesn't show up)

Obama holds ceremony for Nobel Prize winners (Bob Dylan doesn't show up)

Dec 1st 2016, 7:29 AM 10,964 Views 27 Comments

Dylan has also indicated he will skip the Nobel award ceremony in December.

# bob-dylan - Wednesday 16 November, 2016

Sorry, I'm busy: Dylan tells Nobel panel he won't be free to pick up award
# I'm Not There
# I'm Not There

Sorry, I'm busy: Dylan tells Nobel panel he won't be free to pick up award

Nov 16th 2016, 5:48 PM 18,800 Views 46 Comments

The 75-year-old, whose lyrics have influenced generations of fans, is the first songwriter to win the literature prize.

# bob-dylan - Saturday 29 October, 2016

Bob Dylan finally breaks silence on Nobel Prize award
# Nobel Prize
# Nobel Prize

Bob Dylan finally breaks silence on Nobel Prize award

Oct 29th 2016, 8:10 AM 26,181 Views 41 Comments

The 75-year-old is the first songwriter to win the prestigious award.

# bob-dylan - Tuesday 18 October, 2016

The Nobel Prize panel has given up knockin' on Bob Dylan's door
# I'm Not There
# I'm Not There

The Nobel Prize panel has given up knockin' on Bob Dylan's door

Oct 18th 2016, 7:26 AM 24,511 Views 19 Comments

The panel says it’s given up trying to reach him, days after it awarded him the Prize for Literature.

# bob-dylan - Friday 14 October, 2016

Why Bob Dylan won the Nobel Prize for Literature
# No Direction Home
# No Direction Home

Why Bob Dylan won the Nobel Prize for Literature

Oct 14th 2016, 6:15 AM 15,019 Views 45 Comments

For fans of lyrics, or of lyrical music, Dylan’s output rewards thorough exploration like no other artist of the last 100 years

# bob-dylan - Thursday 13 October, 2016

Bob Dylan is responsible for writing Nathan Carter's Wagon Wheel - no, really
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From The Daily Edge
# Rock Me Mama

Bob Dylan is responsible for writing Nathan Carter's Wagon Wheel - no, really

Oct 13th 2016, 4:15 PM 10,714 Views 5 Comments

Well if anything warranted a Nobel Prize for Literature…

Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize for Literature
# Nobel Skyline
# Nobel Skyline

Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize for Literature

Oct 13th 2016, 12:05 PM 49,906 Views 112 Comments

The American singer was awarded the prize for “having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition”.

# bob-dylan - Tuesday 4 October, 2016

A hard rain's a-gonna fall: it's lashing out West (but other counties will stay dry)
# Deluge
# Deluge

A hard rain's a-gonna fall: it's lashing out West (but other counties will stay dry)

Oct 4th 2016, 8:12 AM 13,543 Views 7 Comments

Rainfall warnings remain in place on the western seaboard, from Cork to Mayo.

# bob-dylan - Monday 29 September, 2014

Swedish scientists are hiding Bob Dylan lyrics in their papers
# Like A Rolling Stone
From The Daily Edge
# Like A Rolling Stone

Swedish scientists are hiding Bob Dylan lyrics in their papers

Sep 29th 2014, 4:30 PM 2,575 Views 0 Comments

Because science.

# bob-dylan - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

Bob Dylan has escaped a jail term in France, after hate speech charges were thrown out
# Street Legal
# Street Legal

Bob Dylan has escaped a jail term in France, after hate speech charges were thrown out

Apr 15th 2014, 7:44 PM 17,908 Views 38 Comments

The legendary singer was charged with incitement to hatred over comments made to Rolling Stone in a 2012 interview.

# bob-dylan - Friday 14 February, 2014

Your essential playlist for all the stages of being Alone On Valentines Day
# Alone Again Naturally
From The Daily Edge
# Alone Again Naturally

Your essential playlist for all the stages of being Alone On Valentines Day

Feb 14th 2014, 8:52 AM 3,821 Views 1 Comment

Finding Valentine’s Day a bit tough? Come on in.

# bob-dylan - Sunday 25 August, 2013

Is that Mick McCarthy on the new Bob Dylan album?*
# Uncanny
From The42
# Uncanny

Is that Mick McCarthy on the new Bob Dylan album?*

Aug 25th 2013, 4:46 PM 3,193 Views 2 Comments

*Probably not.

# bob-dylan - Sunday 12 May, 2013

The French government can’t decide whether to honour Bob Dylan
# Blowin' In The Wind
# Blowin' In The Wind

The French government can’t decide whether to honour Bob Dylan

May 12th 2013, 3:14 PM 6,648 Views 14 Comments

The culture minister wants to make Dylan a member of the Legion d’Honneur – but not everyone is convinced.

# bob-dylan - Sunday 23 December, 2012

12 tracks of Christmas: your alternative festive playlist
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From The Daily Edge
# Alternative Christmas

12 tracks of Christmas: your alternative festive playlist

Dec 23rd 2012, 11:00 AM 7,013 Views 19 Comments

Not a Mariah Carey or Slade song in sight…

# bob-dylan - Sunday 9 December, 2012

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
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# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Dec 9th 2012, 10:30 AM 6,452 Views 0 Comments

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# bob-dylan - Tuesday 31 July, 2012

New Yorker journalist resigns after fabricating Bob Dylan quotes
# Oops
# Oops

New Yorker journalist resigns after fabricating Bob Dylan quotes

Jul 31st 2012, 9:04 AM 5,588 Views 10 Comments

Journalist and author Jonah Lehrer has had his latest book pulled from shelves over quotes that ‘didn’t exist’.

# bob-dylan - Wednesday 30 May, 2012

Bob Dylan commended for influence on American culture
# TAMBOURINE MAN
# TAMBOURINE MAN

Bob Dylan commended for influence on American culture

May 30th 2012, 8:30 PM 4,164 Views 26 Comments

From protests during the civil rights movement era to a presidential honour at the White House, times are a-changin’ for Bob Dylan.

# bob-dylan - Thursday 6 October, 2011

Tomas Tranströmer wins Nobel literature prize
# Nobel Laureate
# Nobel Laureate

Tomas Tranströmer wins Nobel literature prize

Oct 6th 2011, 12:30 PM 232 Views 1 Comment

The 80-year-old Swedish poet was named this year’s winner to loud cheers at a press conference in Stockholm.

# bob-dylan - Tuesday 26 July, 2011

Bob Dylan’s grandson joins offspring raging against the machine
# TIMES ARE A-CHANGIN
From The Daily Edge
# TIMES ARE A-CHANGIN

Bob Dylan’s grandson joins offspring raging against the machine

Jul 26th 2011, 8:30 PM 1,921 Views 4 Comments

Bob Dylan’s 15-year-old grandson has launched a bid to become a rapper. He’s just the latest in a long line of celebrity offspring to put themselves up for public scrutiny.

# bob-dylan - Saturday 14 May, 2011

The Daily Fix: Saturday
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# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Saturday

May 14th 2011, 7:36 PM 3,209 Views 0 Comments

In your Fix this evening: The palace is looking forward to the Queen’s visit but Sinn Féin most definitely is not; the woman who was decapitated in Tenerife yesterday is named; Haiti’s new president takes office; Dylan gets defensive; and Jedward goes global.

Bob Dylan denies Chinese authorities vetted his songs
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From The Daily Edge
# Bob Dylan

Bob Dylan denies Chinese authorities vetted his songs

May 14th 2011, 3:02 PM 224 Views 0 Comments

The singer claims the Chinese authorities did not censor his setlist – after he was criticised for not playing his iconic 1960s-era protest songs during performances in Beijing and Shanghai.

# bob-dylan - Tuesday 15 March, 2011

Dylan to perform in Vietnam for the first time - but ticket prices equal a month's wages
# Bob Dylan
From The Daily Edge
# Bob Dylan

Dylan to perform in Vietnam for the first time - but ticket prices equal a month's wages

Mar 15th 2011, 3:54 PM 432 Views 0 Comments

Bob Dylan has announced he will play in Vietnam for the first time ever – but, with tickets priced at just over the average monthly minimum wage, how many locals will be able to go?

# bob-dylan - Monday 7 February, 2011

Former Thin Lizzy guitarist Gary Moore dies at 58
# RIP
From The Daily Edge
# RIP

Former Thin Lizzy guitarist Gary Moore dies at 58

Feb 7th 2011, 3:02 PM 806 Views 0 Comments

The Belfast-born guitarist – who played with Thin Lizzy, Bob Dylan, George Harrison and many others – has passed away while on holiday in Spain.

# bob-dylan - Tuesday 30 November, 2010

Slideshow: 7 weird celebrity sales
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From The Daily Edge
# Celebrity Auctions

Slideshow: 7 weird celebrity sales

Nov 30th 2010, 5:29 PM 746 Views 0 Comments

A selection of the strangest celebrity items to have ended up at auction.