Bob Dylan

Born Robert Allen Zimmerman, this musician and songwriter is one of the most influential figures of the 20th century, musically and culturally.

May 20
In this photo provided by CBS, musical guest Bob Dylan performs on the...

Bob Dylan does it his way on David Letterman

They were the last two announced guests on the penultimate show, but Regis Philbin did a walk-on, of course.
February 8

Bob Dylan steals the show with speech at Grammy benefit

He spoke for an unprecedented 40 minutes about his career, process and detractors.
February 3

Regrets, he's had a few: Dylan sings Sinatra on new album

REVIEW: Bob Dylan's new album of standards, “Shadows in the Night,” out Tuesday, brings an emotional focus that seems like an extension of his more recent personal work.
February 2

Dec.: Crooner or croaky voiced? Dylan to record Sinatra

On Feb. 3, Bob Dylan releases what might be the most unusual album in a long career of surprises — a collection of songs associated with Frank Sinatra.
January 23

Dylan to AARP: 'I'd be a schoolteacher,' if not a singer

Bob Dylan says in an interview that if he weren't a musician, he would be a teacher. The 73-year-old singer is on the cover of AARP magazine's February/March issue.
November 7, 2014

Night 2 of Bob Dylan at the Orpheum Theatre

It was the same set list as Night 1 but the vibe felt different.
November 5, 2014

Bob Dylan goes eclectic in homecoming concert

REVIEW: First Orpheum show focused on the recent past and delivered a distinctively musical performance.
June 24, 2014

May 14: Dylan previews new album with song made famous by Sinatra

Dylan's spokesman confirmed that a new album will be released this year.
March 26, 2014

New project tackles 'lost' Bob Dylan songs

Five of today's biggest artists -- Elvis Costello, Rhiannon Giddens (Carolina Chocolate Drops), Taylor Goldsmith (Dawes), Jim James (My Morning Jacket), Marcus Mumford (Mumford & Sons) -- are writing music for 24 recently discovered lyrics Dylan jotted down in 1967.
March 17, 2014

Forever Bob Dylan

Accolades pile up. New, young fans fill audiences. Acclaim greets the latest album. But Bob Dylan remains very much a boy from the North Country.
January 30, 2014

Bob Dylan to be part of two commercials for the Super Bowl

One is for a Chobani yogurt, the other for Chrysler.
August 5, 2013

Bob Dylan's pastel portraits to go on display at London gallery

Portraits by Bob Dylan are going on display at the National Portrait Gallery in London.
June 4, 2013

Bob Dylan nominated for France's highest award

Bob Dylan, previously considered unworthy of France's highest award, the Legion d'Honneur, has been nominated for the Legion's Chevalier rank.
May 24, 2013

Hibbing, Duluth tangled up in Bob Dylan

Bob's birthday is being celebrated by both cities from his North Country roots, one of which could ultimately wind up with a museum in his honor. But which one?
May 23, 2013

Hibbing vs. Duluth: Dylan's hometown?

Yesterday’s facts Duluth: He was born there and stayed through kindergarten. Saw a pivotal Buddy Holly show there. Refers to the city in “Desolation Row”…
April 22, 2013

Bob Dylan returning to Midway Stadium July 10 with Wilco, MMJ

The so-called "Americanarama" tour will bring Bob back to the site of his revered 2005 concert with Willie Nelson.
March 21, 2013
Bob Dylan

CD reviews: Dylan brews 'Tempest'

On his 35th studio album, the music icon from Minnesota remains a serious contender.
March 21, 2013
Bob Dylan performs during the 17th Annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards...

A-changing times, same old Dylan

REVIEW: Bob plunked a grand piano and played it loose for first local show since the last presidential election.