Our Latest “On My Deathbed” Winner Explains His Picks

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January/February 2013 “On My Deathbed” winner Wayne Norfleet reveals his prize picks. From Kris Kristofferson to Frank Zappa, read Wayne’s ruminations on the picks that helped him win the Martin D-Mahogany Guitar. And enter the next “On My Deathbed” contest for your chance to win a Martin D-35 Seth Avett Custom Signature Guitar. In the […]

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Bob Dylan, “Scarlet Town”

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This column is generally devoted to sets of lyrics which have stood the test of time. So how does a song that was just released a month ago make the grade? Well, when Bob Dylan is involved, waving the normal rules is understandable. His songs these days seem to come out of the box sounding […]

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News Roundup: Bob Dylan, St. Vincent & David Byrne, Mumford & Sons

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Stream Bob Dylan’s highly anticipated Tempest and read our extensive review of the album before it comes out on September 11. More Check out our latest reviews, featuring new albums from The Avett Brothers, St. Vincent & David Byrne, Corb Lund, Matchbox Twenty, Alanis Morissette, My Darling Clementine and The Time Jumpers. More Our Ronnie Milsap “Country Cut” […]

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Stream Bob Dylan’s Tempest And Read Our Review

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You don’t have to wait until next week to hear Bob Dylan’s highly anticipated new album Tempest, which some  have speculated will be his last, thanks to the title’s allusion to Shakespeare’s final play. You can currently hear Tempest in its entirety for free at iTunes a full week before its official release! Visit http://smarturl.it/tempestitunesstream. […]

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Bob Dylan: Tempest

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Bob Dylan Tempest (Columbia) Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars Stream it on iTunes There is a lovely little instrumental passage that opens up Tempest, the new studio album from Bob Dylan. It’s completely unassuming and charming, something that might accompany a beautiful sunset or moonlight glancing off a tranquil ocean. It in no way […]

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New Bob Dylan: “Duquesne Whistle”

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  “You say I’m a gambler, you say I’m a pimp, but I ain’t neither one.”   The first single from Bob Dylan’s upcoming album Tempest, “Duquesne Whistle,” has surfaced at NPR Music. It’s a collaboration with Grateful Dead lyricist Robert Hunter, who worked with Dylan on Together Through Life . The Love and Theft-style […]

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Bob Dylan Writes Leonardo DiCaprio Into New Titanic Song

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Bob Dylan tells Rolling Stone that the title track to his upcoming album Tempest, which is about the Titanic, will feature a reference to actor and Titanic star Leonardo DiCaprio. “People are going to say, ‘Well, it’s not very truthful. But a songwriter doesn’t care about what’s truthful,” Dylan muses in the interview, which is […]

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Bob Dylan And Mark Knopfler To Tour The U.S.

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After an astounding European tour, Bob Dylan is coming back to the United States with special guest Mark Knopfler (of Dire Straits fame) for another leg of his Never Ending Tour. Knopfler has worked with Dylan on several occasions, and produced Dylan’s 1983 album Infidels. Most recently, Knopfler was Dylan’s opening act on the European […]

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