On this day in 1965, Bob Dylan went electric at the Newport Folk Festival. The folk music establishment was not impressed. In fact, they were down right angry. They viewed Dylan's metamorphosis as a put-down, a betrayal. The establishment despises...
Bob Dylan, legendary singer/songwriter, is about to be featured in a Paris exhibition at the Cite de la Musique, where rare photographs of the singer from the mid-1960s will be on displaying, purporting to capture the metamorphosis ... Read Post
When Bob Dylan dropped his acoustic guitar and went electric, diehard fans felt betrayed and were actively against the move. More » Read Post