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Bob Dylan, born Robert Zimmerman, is believed to have changed his name in around 1962 after reading archetypal romantic poet, Dylan Thomas.

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Straight No Chaser Serve Up "THE NEW OLD FASHIONED"
Atlantic Records recording group Straight No Chaser has announced details of their new album. "THE NEW OLD FASHIONED" -- the world famous a cappella group's fifth full-length release -- arrives everywhere on October 30th.

Newport Folk Festival Features Roger Waters, The Decemberists and a Fiftieth Anniversary Tribute
Fifty years ago, Bob Dylan shocked the crowd at the Newport Folk Festival when he took the stage, plugged in an electric guitar and changed the face of folk music forever. This year, the three-day festival will culminate with a celebration of that watershed event, with a tribute the organizers have dubbed "65 Revisited

CeeLo Green Returns With Visionary New Single & Video
Atlantic Records' CeeLo Green has announced the arrival of his eagerly awaited new single and studio album. Green's new single "Robin Williams" arrives this Friday, July 17th at all DSPs. "HEART BLANCHE" -- which marks the GRAMMY® Award-winning superstar's first full-length release in nearly five years -- arrives worldwide November 13th.

Life in HD: A Conversation with Lisa Genova Tickets Now on Sale
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - May 13, 2015) - The Huntington's Disease Society of America (HDSA) announced today that tickets for the highly anticipated event Life in HD: A Conversation with Lisa Genova are now on sale. The event will also be celebrating Huntington's Disease Awareness Month.

Raj Prem and Philip Townsend Featured in New Taschen Rolling Stones Book
Music opinions are without a doubt some of the most subjective that exist, so blanket statements about songs and artists are often difficult to back up convincingly. However, there are a few that are simply impossible to argue. One of those few universally held opinions is certainly that The Rolling Stones are one of the greatest rock and roll bands of all time

Old Crow Medicine Show, Two-Time Grammy Winner, Headlines the Autotrader Pre-Race Concert at Bristol Motor Speedway
BRISTOL, TN--(Marketwired - February 13, 2015) - Hot on the heels of collecting their second Grammy, Old Crow Medicine Show isn't showing any signs of slowing down

Buddy Holly Hologram Show Headed for Texas and the World
BEVERLY HILLS, CA--(Marketwired - January 28, 2015) - Hologram USA Entertainment Inc. has announced another historic, full-length show around the image and work of one of the world's most beloved stars, Buddy Holly

Vani Paris, Founder of Trophee Paris Awards -- Europe's Version of The Oscars -- Plans Charity Concert 2015 for New Amazon Rainforest Sustainability Environmental Initiative
Vani Paris, the founder of Trophée Paris Awards -- Europe's equivalent of Hollywood's Academy Awards -- is planning a charity concert in late summer of 2015 for a new Amazon Rainforest Sustainability Environmental Initiative, to reinvigorate the support in the sustainability of protecting and development of the Amazon rainforest -- the "Lungs of the Earth."

Wiz Khalifa Unveils His First-Ever Interactive Video; Groundbreaking "Stayin Out All Night" Clip Premiered Today at stayinoutallnight.com
Rostrum/Atlantic recording artist Wiz Khalifa has released the world premiere of his groundbreaking new video, "Stayin Out All Night." The clip -- which marks the latest single/video from Wiz' chart-topping new album, "BLACC HOLLYWOOD" -- debuted this morning exclusively via www.stayinoutallnight.com.

Red Giant Entertainment Sends Creators to ALA 2014, the American Library Association's Annual Conference in Las Vegas
Red Giant Entertainment Inc. (OTC: REDG), an innovative Intellectual Property company specializing in high quality characters and content for use in a variety of media and entertainment, is pleased to announce that the company will participate in ALA 2014, the American Library Association's annual conference in Las Vegas. This year's event begins today and runs through the following Tuesday.

I Link 2 Music Appoints "Bassy" Bob Brockmann to Advisory Board
iL2M International Corp. (the "company" or "iLink2Music.com") (OTCQB: ILIM), an emerging music entertainment and social media company, is pleased to announce that "Bassy" Bob Brockmann has joined the company's advisory board.

Don Was Names Tess Henley Winner of Guitar Center's Third Annual Singer-Songwriter Program
ANNOUNCEMENT HIGHLIGHTS: Kent, WA native Tess Henley handpicked by Grammy Award-winning producer Don Was out of nearly 10,000 entries Henley receives opportunity to record an E.P

The Thalians Celebrate Move to UCLA Operation Mend With a Tribute Concert Honoring Smokey Robinson
The Thalians, the entertainment industry's leading nonprofit organization formed for the treatment of mental health, today announced they will honor Rock 'n Roll Hall of Famer, music legend and multi-Grammy® Award winner Smokey Robinson with its "Mr. Wonderful" award at their 56th Anniversary Gala at House of Blues, Sunset Strip, on April 26, 2014.

Author Izzy Eichenstein Provides a Courageous and Honest Look About Growing Up in a Chassidic Regal Dynasty in the United States in "The Rebel and the Rabbi's Son"
In "The Rebel and the Rabbi's Son," prominent real estate developer Israel "Izzy" Eichenstein reveals an inside look at his elite heritage as a member of a sacred Chassidic dynasty and his lifelong struggle to free himself from the bonds of his famous religious family

Golden Gate University's 14 Tips for 2014's Entrepreneurs
All indicators suggest that the Bay Area's start-up fever will extend into 2014, prompting faculty at Golden Gate University's Ageno School of Business to offer 14 tips to help new businesses go from "great idea" to IPO.

Multi-Platinum Producer Dito Godwin Brings His Diverse Background Into an Exciting Array of New Projects for Indie Artists, Danish Metal Band Phonomik and an Historical Short Film Project Based on the Phonomik Song 'Trench Tales'
Long before he launched his extraordinarily eclectic career as an award-winning multi-platinum producer, Dito Godwin was a working guitarist in NYC. His first band opened for The Blues Project (with future Blood, Sweat & Tears founder Al Kooper) and The House did a brief tour with Ozzy Osbourne and Black Sabbath.

Guitar Center Announces 3rd Annual Search for the Best Singer-Songwriter in America
ANNOUNCEMENT HIGHLIGHTS: This year's winner will get the chance to record a studio E.P. with Grammy Award-winning producer, Don Was, and will receive $25,000 in cash, along with a host of musical gear from top industry sponsors. Don Was will select the top 10 finalists from the 140 most popular, fan-selected artists from across the U.S

Dave Stewart Joins Talenthouse as Creative Director/Marketing
Dave Stewart has joined forces with Talenthouse -- "the world's platform for creative collaboration" with 2.1 million members via its website (www.talenthouse.com) -- as Creative Director/Marketing, it was announced by Amos Pizzey, Co-Founder and CCO of the company that launched in 2009.

The BeFunky Photo Booth Goes to Hollywood for Critics' Choice Movie Awards
BeFunky, the world's easiest and most powerful photo-editing application, today announced its presence at the Critics' Choice Movie Awards after party, to be held on January 10th at The Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, CA. BeFunky will take its custom photo booth to the official after party and stream live photos of the celebrities who get their photo taken

Jimi Hendrix Celebrated at Bloomingdale's With Lyric Culture Line Launch, Legacy Catalog and Ultimate Lyric Book Signing
Lyric Culture (PINKSHEETS: LYJN), the music inspired lifestyle brand driven by the lyrics of legendary musical artists, has announced the launch of its new Jimi Hendrix men's collection, exclusively at Bloomingdale's nationwide

Plum Benefits Brings Entertainment Perks to Washington D.C.
Plum Benefits has announced launch of its free and exclusive benefits service into the Washington, D.C. market. Employers within the D.C. area can sign up for the free service to give their employees special access and discounts to live entertainment in and around Washington D.C., including theater, family attractions, sporting events, concerts and more

Documentary Week: Adelaide, 25 February-3 March, 2013
Australia announces a new international event celebrating documentary, factual film and television. The Australian International Documentary Conference (AIDC Ltd) unveiled the expansion of its annual conference and the introduction of 'Documentary Week' (DocWeek) at the Australian Film Television and Radio School in Sydney today. DocWeek will be held in Adelaide, South Australia.

Documentary Week Highlight: Adelaide, 25 February-3 March, 2013
Acclaimed American award winning documentary filmmakers D.A Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus will attend Adelaide's inaugural Documentary Week (DocWeek) event and present a retrospective program of their work in 2013.

First Ever "Million Eyes on the Issue" Social Action Campaign Launches With Facebook Debut of Award-Winning Documentary "THE INVISIBLE WAR"
Cinedigm Digital Cinema Corp. (NASDAQ: CIDM) -- "Million Eyes on the Issue," a new and unique social action campaign, launches with the Facebook premiere of Oscar® and Emmy®-nominated filmmaker Kirby Dick's award-winning documentary THE INVISIBLE WAR, a scathing and policy-changing investigation into the epidemic of rape in the U.S. military.

Homes by Vanderbuilt: More Companies Taking Inventive Approach to Prefab Housing
For decades, prefabricated structures have been believed to be weak and inefficient alternatives to home and office construction. However, recent advancements in design and technology are erasing that stigma, as many companies, such as Homes by Vanderbuilt, are providing property owners with energy-efficient, sturdy and customizable spaces to live comfortably

Legendary Guitar Maker C. F. Martin & Co. Expands DNA Marking to Guitar Strings and Protects Brand With Botanical DNA
Applied DNA Sciences, Inc. (OTCBB: APDN) (Twitter:@APDN), a provider of botanical DNA-based product verification solutions, announces that celebrated guitar maker C.F. Martin & Co. ("Martin Guitar") has expanded DNA marking to protect and authenticate its guitar strings

Start Earning Rewards Today with the SoFit App, Official Solution Provider for Walk A Mile
InterAmerican Gaming Inc. (OTCBB: IAGM) ("IAG" or "the Company") is pleased to announce that the SoFit Mobile application is live! SoFit is a new social gaming mobile application that lets you get fit, stay fit and earn rewards that matter.

Lyric Culture Launches Bob Marley Men's Tee Line at Bloomingdale's
Lyric Culture, the music inspired lifestyle brand driven by the lyrics of legendary artists, announced the launch of its new Bob Marley collection of men's Tees for Father's Day exclusively at Bloomingdale's nationwide

YouTube Presents Jimmy Fallon Live Friday, June 8 at 8 PM EDT
Tune-in this Friday, June 8 at 8 PM EDT at YouTube.com/Presents. Jimmy Fallon will perform songs from his upcoming album "Blow Your Pants Off," which will be released Tuesday, June 12. You can ask Fallon questions via Twitter @LateNightJimmy and by using the hash tag, #AskJimmy. Make sure to tune-in and don't miss out.

Bell Investment Advisors Sponsors Oakland East Bay Symphony's Season Finale
Again this year, in the tradition of community partnership between business and the arts, Bell Investment Advisors is the official sponsor of the Oakland East Bay Symphony's season finale. The concert, "Do That Voodoo," a rare blend of jazz and symphonic music, will be conducted by Maestro Michael Morgan on Friday, May 18 in downtown Oakland at the historic Paramount Theatre.

Jimmy Fallon Reveals His Assets on New Album Cover "Blow Your Pants Off"
Jimmy Fallon, comedian, musician and late-night host, has finally revealed the highly-anticipated cover artwork of his upcoming album, aptly titled Blow Your Pants Off, in stores June 12 on Warner Bros. Records/LoudMouth Entertainment. The album features a mind-blowing roster of guest stars, including Paul McCartney, Bruce Springsteen, Justin Timberlake, Eddie Vedder, Dave Matthews and more

Schibsted ASA (SCH) - Ferd Capital and Platekompaniet becomes Schibsted's partners in the streaming service WiMP
Ferd Capital and Platekompaniet join Schibsted Media Group in the effort to develop the music streaming service WiMP. WiMP is owned by Aspiro AB where Schibsted recently increased its ownership to 74.3%. Ferd Capital and Platekompaniet become Schibsted's partners in developing this ownership through a joint ownership of the holding company Streaming Media AS.

Lyric Culture Releases Limited Edition Bob Marley Tee and Scarf to Support Every Mother Counts
Every Mother Counts, founded by Christy Turlington Burns to increase education and support for maternal mortality reduction globally, and the 1love foundation have collaborated with Lyric Culture (PINKSHEETS: LYJN) to create a limited edition scarf and tee emblazoned with lyrics from the Bob Marley classic "Get Up, Stand Up." The exclusive merchandise will be available only at www.lyricculture

Los Angeles-Based Singer and Songwriter LP to Release Major-Label Debut CD+DVD, Into The Wild: Live At EastWest Studios EP, on Warner Bros. Records on April 24th
LP, who recently charmed audiences at SXSW with her exuberant live performances, is a new edition to the Warner Bros. Records family. The acclaimed vocalist and renowned songwriter will release her debut EP for WBR, a 5-song CD + DVD package, titled Into The Wild: Live At EastWest Studios, on April 24th

'The Boss' favourite to compose new US national anthem
Two out of ten Americans (22 percent), say that if they had to get someone to compose a new national anthem for the United States, they would pick veteran rocker Bruce Springsteen.

Bob Dylan to be honoured with Presidential Medal of Freedom
Bob Dylan, who became a figurehead of the US civil rights and anti-war movement of the 1960s, is to be presented with America's highest civilian honour - the Presidential Medal of Freedom.

Bob Dylan's 'Blood on the Tracks' to be turned into movie
Bob Dylan's double platinum album 'Blood on the Tracks' is all set to be adapted into a film.

Sir Peter Blake recreates Sgt Pepper album cover to mark his 80th b'day
Sir Peter Blake has created a new artwork taking inspiration from his famous album cover of The Beatles' 'Sgt Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band' to mark his 80th birthday celebrations.

Barack Obama honours Bob Dylan with Presidential Medal of Freedom
President Barack Obama awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom, America's highest civilian honour, to Bob Dylan at the White House on Tuesday, insisting that there was "not a bigger giant in the history American music" than the diminutive folk singer.

Investor Group Including Sony Corporation of America Enters into Definitive Agreement to Acquire EMI Music Publishing from Citi

Bob Dylan learning bagpipes post Scotland trip
Veteran singer Bob Dylan is reportedly learning to play the bagpipes following a recent trip to Scotland.

Bob Dylan " hot favourite" for Nobel Literature Prize
Legendary singer-songwriter Bob Dylan is now the frontrunner among bookies for the Nobel Prize for Literature.

Mick Jagger's rare-book room visit
Mick Jagger was pictured visiting the rare-book room at the Strand near Union Square.

Dylan, Petty among music stars fighting for control of their copyrights
Bob Dylan and Tom Petty are said to be among the music stars who are trying to gain control of their copyrights.

Bob Dylan's original lyrics up for grabs!
A selection of unpublished original draft lyrics by legendary songwriter Bob Dylan is hitting the auction block later this month.

New recordings uncover Bob Dylan's heroin intake and suicidal thoughts
New recordings and interviews unearthed by BBC have shown that Bob Dylan was addicted to heroin and contemplated suicide at the height of his fame.

Lyric Culture Launches Electro Sexual Collection With Special Performance by INXS
Lyric Jeans, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: LYJN) today announced that Lyric Culture will present its 'Electro Sexual' collection inspired by the music of iconic Australian rock band INXS with a private fashion show and performance at the Gibson Showroom in Beverly Hills on Thursday, July 21st.

eMax Worldwide Inc. Announces the Completed Merger of eMax Media Inc. Into Mindpix Inc. and Provides Additional Corporate Updates
eMax Worldwide Inc. (PINKSHEETS: EMXC), www.emaxworldwide.com, a diversified holding company, announces their partly held company, eMax Media Inc, has completed the Merger Takeover of the publicly trading company, Mindpix Inc.(MPIX) and provides additional Corporate Updates

The International Vintage Poster Dealers Association Launches New Web Show "Vintage Music Posters: From Opera to Rock 'n' Roll"
When we look back at history, one of the things that defines an era is its music. Parlor music of the gilded age, the honky-tonk sound of the jazz age and the strident sounds of early rock make it easy for the listener to be transported to a time period in history. Music leaves an indelible mark and its legacy remains intact through the vintage posters which advertised it

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