Bob Dylan on a motorcycle illustrates the song I SHALL BE RELEASED.

I SHALL BE RELEASED

When Bob Dylan in 1967 recorded I Shall Be Released in the basement of the Big Pink, a house rented by Rick Danko close to Woodstock, the title was elegiac and had a double meaning, naturally. The previous summer, on the night of 29 July 1966, Bob almost faced his maker when he skidded off […]

Image shows BOB DYLAN FOREVER YOUNG performance with The Band

BOB DYLAN FOREVER YOUNG

When Bob Dylan inspires us to stay forever young, he is not pondering the ageing process. You can’t hold back the hands of the clock. A fresh ring appears every year on the tree. The map of our face is being redrawn constantly by life and its myriad experiences.  On the surface, Forever Young is […]