Bob Dylan – Thinking Outside Boxes

Journalist: Do you think of yourself primarily as a singer or a poet?
Dylan: Oh, I think of myself more as a song and dance man, y’know.

— Bob Dylan, press conference at KQED, San Francisco, Dec. 1965, quoted in: Joe Kohut and John J Kohut, eds., Rock Talk (1994)


Do you remember Bob Dylan? Have you ever even heard of Bob Dylan? I am sure you heard his music, because it has been re-recorded by countless artists such as

Adele – Beck, The Black Crowes, The Black Keys, Eric Clapton, Jimi Hendrix, Kelly Clarkson, Elvis Costello, Elvis Presley, Duran Duran, Grateful Dead, Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Kenny Wayne Sheperd, William Shatner, Bruce Springsteen, U2, UB40, The White Stripes, and many more. If I missed your favorite, check out the list at the end of the post.