Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Where Bob Dylan Brought It All Back Home

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Where Bob Dylan Brought It All Back Home

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Bob Dylan last year finally accepted a Nobel Prize for Literature for his lyrics after going AWOL for several weeks.

Confused fans both celebrated and puzzled over why Mr Tambourine Man was so reluctant to get the gong. Dylan is not known for following the rules, of course. The Times They Are a-Chaingin' singer outraged his core folk fans in 1965 when he released singles and albums featuring electric guitars, and embraced rock and roll.

Music Bob And so the Dylan story has continued, making several twists and turns over five decades including a relationship with singer Joan Baez, conversion to Christianity from Judaism and shifting some 100 million records.

It all started in 1960 when the still-struggling Dylan moved from Minnesota to New York and immersed himself in the city's creative and musical scene. …

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