Library Rock's Backpages

Bob Dylan: He's glum, he's 55 and he sang at Hyde Park. So who listens now?

Andy Beckett, The Independent, 29 June 1996

"DON'T WRITE that we're all old hippies," said the Dylan fan, short-haired, hatchet-faced and over 40. He walked off across the bookshop, handing out set lists for yesterday's Hyde Park concert like forbidden pamphlets.

Total word count of piece: 1133


Becoming a member is easy. Membership gives you access to all the thousands of articles in the library.

Click here to go to Subscribe page.

Click here for academic and other group subscriptions.