Positively Bob Dylan

Fine Bob Dylan stuff. Since 1997.

2010s: Still more to come

Still more to come

2010
  • "Love and Theft" album #2 in Newsweek's Top 10 albums of the decade
  • Columbia releases "The Original Mono Recordings", a box set of Dylan's first 8 LPs, reproduced from their first generation monaural mixes.
2011
  • Bob Dylan celebrates his 70th birthday on May 24th.
2012
  • President Barack Obama presented Bob Dylan with the highest civilian honor of the United States, the "Presidential Medal of Freedom", as one of the "most influential American musicians of the 20th century". "There's not a bigger giant in the history of American music", the president said. Once more, respect and congrats, Bob!
2015
  • Bob Dylan is honored as the 2015 MusiCares Person of the Year on Friday, Feb. 6. The MusiCares Person of the Year tribute ceremony is one of the most prestigious events held during GRAMMY Week.
2016
  • Bob Dylan opens the Desert Trip Festival in Indio/CA. The first of two weekends featured some of the biggest names in classic Rock that still perform today: The Rolling Stones, Paul McCartney, Neil Young and The Who.
  • Bob Dylan wins the Nobel Prize in Literature "for having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition".

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From the archives

Video: The Life and Career of Bob Dylan
  MEDIA | May 25, 2011
Bob Dylan's New York
  BOOKS | Apr 7, 2015
It's Rolling Thunder hat time again!
  ANNIVERSARIES, LIVE | Feb 29, 2008
Drawn Blank Series 2009
  ART, EVENTS | Jul 30, 2009
Neverending awards
  AWARDS | Feb 22, 2007
Mike Hobo's Legendary Bob Dylan Website relaunched as "Positively Bob Dylan"
  WEB | Dec 20, 2007
Fourth time around: Dylan at Letterman
  LIVE, MEDIA | May 20, 2015
From Iceland to Portugal
  LIVE | Jun 6, 2008
Jeff Bridges performs "The Man in Me"
  TRIBUTES | Aug 17, 2011
Top 20 tour songs 2014 as rated by fans
  LIVE, WEB | Jun 24, 2014

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