| Mar 11, 2015
| 8:24 AM
At one point of rock 'n' roll history, The Band was iconic.
With songs like "The Weight" and "The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down," The Band was a powerhouse in the musical world. The group started as Bob Dylan's backup band and became its own entity in...
| Feb 12, 2015
| 2:05 PM
Writer's block has never been an issue for the prolific Greil Marcus. "I love to write," says the acclaimed rock critic. "If I am lucky enough to find a subject, I'll dive after it. It's as simple as that."
The author of such classic treatises as...
| Feb 18, 2015
| 12:09 PM
Bob Dylan versus Frank Sinatra? Back in his early years, Dylan's folkie fans might have predicted more than a few sparks — and possibly fisticuffs — at that meeting. But on "Shadows in the Night," his latest album, the 73-year old Dylan...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 4:55 PM
Rollins College associate professor of art Dana Hargrove was going to cancel her painting class on Wednesday.
Instead, she brought cupcakes, and, turning on a Bob Dylan recording, announced:
"[We are going to] paint our hearts out today."
| Jan 30, 2015
| 10:44 AM
Bob Dylan is as much subversive trickster as renowned songwriter, but he plays neither role on his latest album, "Shadows in the Night" (Columbia). On the surface, it's his version of one of those "Great American Songbook" albums that has been glutting...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 2:33 PM
In the generations since Bob Dylan melded the lyrical prowess of folk with rock sensibilities, music fans seem to have forgotten, or at least largely ignored, the fact that songs can be both rich literature and great tunes. And that bare and bitter...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 7:17 AM
Joe Louis Walker, the 65-year-old Blues Hall of Fame ferocious electric guitarist and fervent vocalist, cites one prime ingredient in his formula for longtime success and his undiminished capacity for delivering knockout performances both on the road...
| Feb 12, 2015
| 2:49 PM
Bob Dylan on Thursday announced the first shows on his 2015 U.S. tour, including an April 21 performance at Fort Lauderdale’s Broward Center for the Performing Arts.
Tickets for the 8 p.m. Tuesday show in the Au-Rene Theater go on sale 10 a.m....
| Feb 13, 2015
Health food companies: In the Jan. 17 Saturday section, an article about health food entrepreneurs described Ken Maeda as founder of the vegetarian Japanese food purveyor Souzai-ya. He is a co-founder.
Bob Dylan: In the Feb. 9 Calendar section, a...
| Feb 16, 2015
| 3:25 PM
We always got the easy parts, we clever teenagers. We knew that the Jester was Bob Dylan, and that "Jack Flash sat on a candlestick" referred to the Rolling Stones playing Candlestick Park. "Eight miles high and falling fast" was trivial. There were...
| Feb 16, 2015
| 7:55 AM
Singer-pianist Diana Krall wants to make one thing clear about "Wallflower," her new CD: It's a pop album, not a jazz album.
For her 12th album, Krall enlisted fellow British Columbian David Foster, a 16-time Grammy winner. Foster did the arrangements...