Look out kid…Dylan hits New Zealand next week


Radio New Zealand National celebrates the arrival of Bob.

August 4: Saturday 3 to 4 p.m

Look out kid – Bob Dylan will be in the country next week for three concerts. Access All Areas tips its hat to Mr Zimmerman by showcasing Kiwi artists covering his songs (and Dylan’s cover of a kiwi artist!);

We speak to The Frames, the Dubliners who will support Dylan on this New Zealand leg of his ‘Never Ending Tour’;

August 8: Also on Wednesday morning Bob is ‘artist of the week’ 9 a.m. to noon.

The iconic songwriter is in NZ for a series of concerts this week.Marty Duda will touch on some of Dylan’s most memorable ‘in concert’moments including tracks recorded as far back as 1962 when he was still a struggling folk singer. Other highlights include Dylan’s controversial 1966 tour of England with The Band and his Rolling Thunder Revue.

From Bill Hester in NZ.
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