Bob Dylan

FILE - This undated file photo provided by Sotheby’s shows a working draft of Bob Dylan’s “Like a Rolling Stone,” one of the most popular songs of all time.  (AP Photo/Sotheby’s, File)

Dylan’s ‘Like a Rolling Stone’ draft sells for $2M

NEW YORK (AP) — One of the most popular songs of all time, Bob Dylan’s “Like a Rolling Stone,” has been sold at auction for more than $2 million. Sotheby’s offered the working draft of […]

06/24/2014

The Forum in Inglewood, Calif. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes, File)

Live from Inglewood!

After visiting New York last year, the MTV Video Music Awards announced Wednesday that the show is returning to the West Coast this summer to become the first major awards ceremony broadcast from the storied […]

04/23/2014

Bob Dylan

Dylan’s Newport guitar sells in NY for $965,000

NEW YORK (AP) — The Fender Stratocaster that Bob Dylan played at the 1965 Newport Folk Festival when he famously went electric has been sold at auction for $965,000. The lot was sold Friday to […]

12/06/2013

U.S. singer-songwriter Bob Dylan performing at "Les Vieilles Charrues" Festival in Carhaix, western France, on July 22, 2012. (AP Photo/David Vincent, file)

Dylan’s electric guitar from Newport up for sale

NEW YORK (AP) — Bob Dylan’s sunburst Fender Stratocaster made rock history when he played it at the 1965 Newport Folk Festival. Now it is again set to make news when it goes on the […]

12/06/2013

Bruno Mars (Photo by Al Powers/Powers Imagery/Invision /AP, File)

Stars donate songs for Philippines relief album

NEW YORK (AP) — Dozens of top stars have donated songs to an album aimed at raising funds for disaster relief in the Philippines. Songs by The Beatles, Bob Dylan, Beyonce, U2 and Bruno Mars […]

11/25/2013

U.S. singer-songwriter Bob Dylan performing at "Les Vieilles Charrues" Festival in Carhaix, western France, on July 22, 2012. (AP Photo/David Vincent, file)

New video coming for Bob Dylan’s ‘Rolling Stone’

  NEW YORK (AP) — Bob Dylan’s “Like a Rolling Stone” is a getting its first official music video, nearly 50 years after the song was released. The interactive video will premiere on Dylan’s website […]

11/18/2013

In this April 2, 1973 file photo, John Lennon and his wife, Yoko Ono, speak at a news conference in New York. (AP Photo, File)

New app chronicles Lennon’s sailing trip

NEW YORK (AP) — Six months before he died, John Lennon set sail from Newport, R.I., on an ocean adventure to Bermuda that awakened his desire to make music again and is now being chronicled […]

11/14/2013

Bob Dylan

Dylan’s Newport guitar to be auctioned in NYC

NEW YORK (AP) — The sunburst Fender Stratocaster that a young Bob Dylan played at the 1965 Newport Folk Festival when he famously went electric, perhaps the most historic instrument in rock ‘n’ roll, is […]

10/31/2013

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6 weekend entertainment options

It’s a busy weekend and there’s LOTS to choose from: Way Over Yonder Oct. 5-6. The Newport Folk Festival, established in 1959 in little Newport, R.I., is responsible for launching some of folk music’s most […]

10/04/2013

Spike Lee (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File)

Spike Lee to receive $300,000 Gish Prize

NEW YORK (AP) — Spike Lee will receive the 20th annual Dorothy and Lillian Gish Prize, which carries a reward of $300,000. The Gish Prize Trust announced the selection Wednesday. Selection committee chairman Darren Walker […]

09/18/2013

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