Bob Dylan shakes President Barack Obama's hand following his performance at the
Bob Dylan shakes President Barack Obama's hand. Photo by: Pete Souza / The White House / Wikimedia Commons

Songwriting Makes a Strong Statement in the History of Literature

Bob Dylan, multiple GRAMMY award-winning musician, has been awarded the Noble Prize for literature.

His 54 years in music has left a deep impact on the world. Dylan continues to perform live at 75 years old.

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The Academy noted: ‘The Nobel Prize in Literature 2016 was awarded to Bob Dylan “for having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition”.’

Experience the depth in songwriting with Dylan’s music. His ability to write and connect with audiences is iconic.

Bob Dylan - Tangled Up In Blue

Dylan Scholar: 'Bold Move' to Award Singer Nobel

Announcement of the Nobel Prize in Literature 2016

Watch over YouTube clips featuring Bob Dylan and his recent Noble Prize win. Listen in to NPR’s piece on this topic.

Scan over upcoming tour dates for Bob Dylan. He is performing this weekend in a large scale event at ‘Desert Trip’ in Indio, CA Indio Polo Club.

Bob Dylan on the Road

Tour Dates

Date | Location | Venue

14 OCT 2016 | Indio, CA Indio Polo Club | “Desert Trip”
16 OCT 2016 | Phoenix, AZ | Comerica Theatre
18 OCT 2016 | Albuquerque, | NM Kiva Auditorium
19 OCT 2016 | El Paso, TX | Abraham Chavez Theatre
20 OCT 2016 | Lubbock, TX | City Bank Auditorium
22 OCT 2016 | Thackerville, OK | WinStar World Casino and Resort
23 OCT 2016 | Tulsa, OK | Brady Theater
25 OCT 2016 | Shreveport, LA | Municipal Auditorium
26 OCT 2016 | Baton Rouge, LA | River Center Theater
27 OCT 2016 | Jackson, MS | Thalia Mara Hall
29 OCT 2016 | Huntsville, AL | Von Braun Center
30 OCT 2016 | Paducah, KY | The Carson Center
1 NOV 2016 | Louisville, KY | The Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts
2 NOV 2016 | Charleston, WV | Clay Center
4 NOV 2016 | Durham, NC | Durham Performing Arts Center
5 NOV 2016 | Roanoke, VA | Berglund Center for the Arts
6 NOV 2016 | Charlotte, North Carolina | Blumenthal Performing Arts Center
9 NOV 2016 | Knoxville, TN | Tennessee Theatre
10 NOV 2016 | Columbia, SC | Township Auditorium
12 NOV 2016 | Asheville, NC | Thomas Wolfe Auditorium
13 NOV 2016 | Chattanooga, TN | Tivoli Theatre
15 NOV 2016 | Birmingham, AL | Concert Hall at BJCC
16 NOV 2016 | Mobile, AL | Saenger Theatre
18 NOV 2016 | Jacksonville, FL | Moran Theater
19 NOV 2016 | Clearwater, FL | Ruth Eckerd Hall
20 NOV 2016 | Fort Myers, FL | Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall
22 NOV 2016 | Orlando, FL | Dr. Phillips Center
23 NOV 2016 | Fort Lauderdale, FL | Broward Center for the Performing Arts

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Matthew McGuire is the founder and editor of Crescent Vale News. In 2014, he acquired a master's degree in Professional Media and Media Management from Southern Illinois University Carbondale.