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, 2015
In this photo provided by CBS, musical guest Bob Dylan performs on the set of the "Late Show with David Letterman," Tuesday, May 19, 2015, in New York

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.
Bob Dylan's Grammy honors
February 7, 2015
From left, President Jimmy Carter, Bob Dylan and Neal Portnow, President/CEO of The Recording Academy and President of The MusiCares Foundation, at th

Bob Dylan steals the show with speech at Grammy benefit

He spoke for an unprecedented 40 minutes about his career, process and detractors.
Dylan sings Sinatra
February 3, 2015
Bob Dylan performs onstage at the 17th Annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards at the Hollywood Palladium on January 12, 2012 in Hollywood, California.(Ph

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.
December 10, 2014
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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.
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.
Bob Dylan review
November 5, 2014
Bob Dylan, seen at the Hollywood Palladium in 2012, returned to the Orpheum Theatre in downtown Minneapolis this week.

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

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
This July 22, 2012 file photo shows U.S. singer-songwriter Bob Dylan performing on at "Les Vieilles Charrues" Festival in Carhaix, western France.

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.
January 30, 2014
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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
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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.
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May 24, 2013
July 22, 2012: Bob Dylan performing on at "Les Vieilles Charrues" Festival in Carhaix, western France.

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 and his band played outdoors in Carhaix, France, last year but haven't done so in his native state for a half-decade.

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
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CD reviews: Dylan brews 'Tempest'

On his 35th studio album, the music icon from Minnesota remains a serious contender.
Bob Dylan review
March 21, 2013
Back in his home state for a post-election show Wednesday, Bob Dylan performed during the Critics’ Choice Movie Awards early this year.

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.
Minnesota Profile: Bob Dylan
February 3, 2013
Bob Dylan: A Minnesota Profile by Jon Bream

Bob Dylan: A Minnesota Profile by Jon Bream

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.