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On the old blog I posted some musical articles. I thought it was time to get back into it. My musical taste? I love the 60's, like the Beatles, Bob Dylan, and pretty much anything from that decade. I love the 80's new wave stuff like the Smiths, Sonic Youth, Pixies to name a few. From the 90's on, I'm pretty much into "Indie Rock", like this band right here...
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Rubin “Hurricane” Carter passes away at 76

Former boxer-turned-activist Rubin “Hurricane” Carter died peacefully at his home in Toronto this morning. He was 76 years old. Carter was convicted of a triple homicide in Paterson, New Jersey in June of 1966. He served a total of 19 years in prison before he was freed for good in 1985 after years of appeals and public awareness about the case. Per the Associated Press: In June...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

RIP Rubin “Hurricane” Carter, 1937-2014

Getty Image Rubin “Hurricane” Carter, who was probably more well known for his fight behind bars than any fight he had in the ring, has died today at the age of 76. From Yahoo: He had been stricken with prostate cancer in Toronto, the New Jersey native’s adopted home. John Artis, a longtime friend and caregiver, said Carter died in his sleep. Carter spent 19 years in prison...
Via With Leather
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Boxer Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76

Boxer Rubin “Hurricane” Carter, who spent 19 years in prison for three murders that he didn’t commit, died at age 76 after suffering from prostate cancer. Carter’s story symbolized racial injustice. Academy Award-winning actor Denzel Washington portrayed the boxer in the 1999 movie The Hurricane. Bob Dylan told Carter’s story in the 1975 song “Hurricane.” Carter was...
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Chrysler and Bob Dylan team up for Super Bowl ad

If you fell asleep from this snoozefest of a Super Bowl you may have missed this year’s Chrysler Super Bowl ad featuring rock legend Bob Dylan. These commercials usually are focus heavily on Detroit pride which this one did in a sense. It had some images of Detroit but tended to play into America as a whole building your car instead of just the Motor City. Kind of ironic considering...
Via The Majors Detroit
February 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Interlude gave Bob Dylan’s “Like a Rolling Stone” an interactive website, and it’s incredible

Like a Rolling Stone is one of the most iconic songs of all-time so trying to amplify its pure beauty in any form is a tough task. That didn’t deter the people at Interlude who have managed to do just that. They have created an interactive website for the song in which different actors, actresses and TV personalities (such as the Property Brothers, BBC, The Price is Right, etc...
Via The Nosebleeds
November 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Bob Dylan Releases Interactive Music Video And CD Box Set

Almost 50 years after being release, one of Bob Dylan’s best known songs, “Like A Rolling Stone”, has received the music video treatment. It’s an interactive video that features such celebrities as Drew Carey, Danny Brown, Marc Maron, and the “Pawn Stars” family lip syncing to the song on different channels that you can switch between while the video is playing. It...
Via The Roosevelts
November 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Bob Dylan tour to stop at two Cardinals minor league venues

Bob Dylan has been on his Never-Ending Tour for multiple decades now. One of the music legend’s summer staples is holding concerts in baseball stadiums. Here in 2013, Dylan is at it again, with St. Louis Cardinals affiliates playing a leading role. Wilco, My Morning Jacket and The Richard Thompson Electric Trio will join Dylan on a 26-date tour beginning on June 26 in West Palm...
Via The Cardinal Nation blog
April 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Bob Dylan, Wilco and My Morning Jacket Coming To Hoboken’s Pier A On July 26th

It’s on! As a follow up to last year’s highly successful Mumford & Sons concert at Pier A, Hoboken is planning on bringing back waterfront concerts in the summer of 2013. They didn’t listen to any suggestions from our list of 25 Bands We Want To See Perform At Hoboken’s Pier A In Summer 2013 but Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Bob Dylan along with Wilco and My Morning Jacket...
Via The Roosevelts
April 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Review of Bob Dylan’s “Tempest”

The croak of a troubadour who will die if he ever stopped moving cracks through both the pleasant    rhythms and bluesy throwaways on “Tempest”, Bob Dylan’s 35th album. Through the cloak and  dagger decades, the most celebrated singer-songwriter of our lifetime has found himself a comfortable nook within the tradition structures of old-time Americana. Juxtaposing [...]
Via In The Neutral Zone
November 27, 2012  |  Discuss

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