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Rock Cellar Magazine | Rest in Peace, Nobel Prize-Winning Author Toni Morrison: 1931 – 2019
August 6, 2019
Rest in Peace, Nobel Prize-Winning Author Toni Morrison: 1931 – 2019

Esteemed author, Nobel Prize-winner and recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom Toni Morrison has passed away at the age of 88, it was confirmed by her publisher, Knopf, on...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Bob Dylan Calls Nobel Prize News 'Amazing,' Adds, 'Whoever Dreams About Something Like That?'
October 28, 2016
Bob Dylan Calls Nobel Prize News 'Amazing,' Adds, 'Whoever Dreams About Something Like That?'

Earlier this month, Bob Dylan was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature — a prestigious designation given to one of the most beloved and prolific songwriters in music history. In...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Bob Dylan Awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature
October 13, 2016
Bob Dylan Awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature

After decades of impeccable songwriting skills and amassing an almost mythical status as a premier musician and inspiration to millions, Bob Dylan was recognized on Thursday with one of the most prestigious...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Q&A: Dion on His NYC Roots and His Star-Studded New Album, ‘Blues With Friends’
June 5, 2020
Q&A: Dion on His NYC Roots and His Star-Studded New Album, ‘Blues With Friends’

Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame icon Dion first scored major success almost sixty years ago with smash hits like “The Wanderer,” “Runaround Sue” and “Ruby Baby.” Since then, Dion...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Happy Birthday Bob Dylan, Turns 79 Years Old This Weekend (5/24, to Be Specific)
May 22, 2020
Happy Birthday Bob Dylan, Turns 79 Years Old This Weekend (5/24, to Be Specific)

On Sunday, May 24, Bob Dylan turns 79 years of age — so what better opportunity to celebrate the legendary musician/songwriter/cultural icon, who remains as crucial a part of our collective...

Rock Cellar Magazine | New from Bob Dylan: Stream ‘False Prophet,’ from New Album ‘Rough and Rowdy Ways’ Out 6/19
May 8, 2020
New from Bob Dylan: Stream ‘False Prophet,’ from New Album ‘Rough and Rowdy Ways’ Out 6/19

Turns out, those couple of recent song premieres from Bob Dylan were leading up to something, and on June 19, the iconic songwriter/lyricist will release a new album titled Rough...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Congrats to Bob Dylan on His First-Ever No. 1 Song, for the 17-Minute JFK Assassination Epic ‘Murder Most Foul’
April 9, 2020
Congrats to Bob Dylan on His First-Ever No. 1 Song, for the 17-Minute JFK Assassination Epic ‘Murder Most Foul’

It’s remarkable to sit back and read the following sentence: Bob Dylan had never had a No. 1 song on any Billboard chart under his own name — until this...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Revisiting a Wild Holiday House Party in Bob Dylan’s ‘Must Be Santa’ Video from 2009’s ‘Christmas in the Heart’
December 23, 2019
Revisiting a Wild Holiday House Party in Bob Dylan’s ‘Must Be Santa’ Video from 2009’s ‘Christmas in the Heart’

How many Nobel Prize winners have recorded chart-topping holiday albums? The list has to be short, right? But back in 2009, Bob Dylan released Christmas in the Heart, a collection...

Rock Cellar Magazine | New from Bob Dylan: Stream His Cover of 'My One and Only Love,' Made Famous by Frank Sinatra and Nelson Riddle in 1953
February 17, 2017
New from Bob Dylan: Stream His Cover of 'My One and Only Love,' Made Famous by Frank Sinatra and Nelson Riddle in 1953

On March 31, Bob Dylan will add to his exhaustive musical catalog with Triplicate, a three-disc, 30-song collection of American standards. Among the artists covered by the Nobel Prize-winning songwriter/cultural icon...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Musicians Recall ‘The First Time I Heard Bob Dylan’
January 12, 2017
Musicians Recall ‘The First Time I Heard Bob Dylan’

When he was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2012, President Obama said of Bob Dylan, “There is not a bigger giant in the history of American music.” Hailed...