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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

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

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