On This Day, February 16, 1974: Bob Dylan’s ‘Planet Waves’ becomes his first number one album

On This Day, February 16, 1974…Bob Dylan’s fourteenth studio album, Planet Waves, became his first album to hit number one on the Billboard Album chart.Recorded with his longtime collaborators The Band, Planet Waves includes the future classic “Forever Young,” which appeared on the record in two different versions. The album was originally supposed... Read More.

Bob Dylan extends Rough & Rowdy Ways tour

Bob Dylan has added more dates to the spring 2024 leg of his Rough and Rowdy Ways tour.The Rock & Roll Hall of Famer announced five new shows, starting April 1 in New Orleans. The tour will then hit Lafayette, Louisiana, and Dallas, Texas, before... Read More.

Edward Norton cast as Pete Seeger in Bob Dylan film

Edward Norton has been cast to play legendary folk singer Pete Seeger in the upcoming Bob Dylan movie A Complete Unknown, Deadline reports.Norton is replacing actor Benedict Cumberbatch, who had to drop out the project, which is set to begin production in March.Timothée Chalamet stars as Dylan in the James Mangold-directed... Read More.