Bob Dylan

Leonard Cohen – not Bob Dylan – should have won the Nobel prize

20 November 2016 8:30

It’s rare for me to celebrate anyone’s financial misfortune, but if Leonard Cohen had not lost $5 million of his…

Death of Leonard Cohen – how the light gets in

13 November 2016 9:22

For millions of people around the world the shock of the US election results will be enormously magnified by news…

The Nobel Prize for literature, at long last, has been awarded to a complete idiot

14 October 2016 10:49

Bob Dylan has won the Nobel Prize for literature. And quite right too. But many people seem discomfited by the…

Bob Dylan falls foul of Europe’s neo-blasphemy laws

4 December 2013 14:25

The French authorities are investigating Bob Dylan after some Croats were offended by something he said in an interview with…