This inaugural edition of our new column pits one giant of folk-rock against another.
Hear unreleased recording of "Tell Me Momma".
First we honored our favorite drummers, assembling a round-up of those who bring intensity, pacing and danceability to the songs that move us. And then we honored our favorite vocalists, whose emotive or powerful pipes brought gravitas to some of those very same songs (and quite a few different ones, come to think of it). […]
Rock and roll’s most prolific and storied songwriter is no stranger to releasing albums comprising others’ songs. Bob Dylan’s self-titled 1962 debut was composed of mostly folk and gospel standards. The 1970-released Self Portrait was about three-quarters covers, and 1973’s Dylan contains no original material. In 1992 and 1993, he released back-to-back collections of traditional folk […]
Last month, Coachella organizers Goldenvoice revealed that they were planning a concert festival featuring six acts that rose to become legends in the ’60s and ’70s. The Rolling Stones, Paul McCartney, The Who, Bob Dylan, Roger Waters and Neil Young would all be featured performers at the concert, which has since become mockingly referred to […]