Bob Dylan

Bob Dylan Breaks Silence On Nobel Prize

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 10.28.2016 | Canada Living

He said it's "hard to believe" he's being honoured.

Literature Has Long Been Radicalized By Music

Dr. Lisa Tomlinson | Posted 10.25.2016 | Canada Music
Dr. Lisa Tomlinson

Bob Dylan's recent win of the Nobel Prize in Literature has raised eyebrows and has come with mixed feelings within the literati community. There are persons who see the academy's decision to award Dylan this coveted prize as "misguided and questioned whether songwriting, however brilliant," deserves to be ranked at the same standard as literature.

Bob Dylan Is 'Impolite And Arrogant': Nobel Academy Member

CP | Jan M. Olsen, The Associated Press | Posted 10.23.2016 | Canada Living

The singer has stayed mum since receiving the 2016 Nobel Prize in literature.

Bob Dylan Wins Nobel Prize For Literature

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 10.13.2016 | Canada

Many of his albums delve into such topics as the social conditions of man, religion, politics and love.

6 Fabulous Foodie Experiences In Jamaica

Lisa Jackson | Posted 01.26.2016 | Canada Travel
Lisa Jackson

Come for the beach, stay for the food. While the cuisine may not be the initial draw to Jamaica, it's an excellent reason to stick around and explore the island -- both on and off the resort.

Paul James Band - 48 Years Of The Blissful Blues

Susan Ponting | Posted 01.19.2016 | Canada Music
Susan Ponting

Canada's blues crusader Paul James is a national treasure, and were it not for the shifting, sliding, finicky tides of the music business -- he'd be known around the world -- after all, he's toured in bands throughout the world, and Bob Dylan once told him if he moved to L.A., he'd make the big time.

Bob Dylan Giving New Album Free To Seniors

AFP | Posted 01.27.2015 | Canada Music

Bob Dylan is giving away his latest album for free to select seniors as the 73-year-old rock legend says he is at peace with getting older. Dylan's...

Mainstream Music Isn't Political Like it Used to Be

Dr. Lisa Tomlinson | Posted 03.25.2015 | Canada Music
Dr. Lisa Tomlinson

Instead of expecting socially relevant music or artistic works from mainstream artists, it is high time for us to give our support to cultural workers or artists whose songs and other productions are the voice of the voiceless.

Music Auctions Gone Wild: Dylan's Lyrics, Lennon's Car, Elvis' Hair

The Huffington Post Canada | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 06.25.2014 | Canada Music

The hand-scribbled lyrics to Bob Dylan's "Like a Rolling Stone" just sold for $2 million, a world record for a popular music manuscript and the "the o...

Bob Dylan Lyrics Headline Multi-Million Dollar Music Auction

AFP | Posted 06.24.2014 | Canada Music

Handwritten song lyrics from legendary singer Bob Dylan go under the hammer in New York Tuesday, the most treasured possessions in a collection of roc...

A Two-Year-Old's Surprisingly Satisfying Song Requests

HuffPost Canada Music | Vish Khanna | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Music

Before you have children, you hear a lot of horror stories, mostly from people who raised a kid forty years ago. There's the standard stuff about neve...

Golden Globes: Ranking The Past 15 Best Original Song Winners

HuffPost Canada Music | Anne T. Donahue | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Music

It’s that time of year -- the time in which we say, “it’s that time of year!” while indulging in our need to judge. That’s right: it’s awa...

Bob Dylan and Forever Young

Bill Haines | Posted 03.03.2014 | Canada Alberta
Bill Haines

Dylan is one of my heroes, and not all of my heroes are Christians; but they all inspire us with the breathtaking beauty of this world and the hope that we can overcome its tragedies, past, present and future.

Who Made 2013's Best Music Videos?

The Huffington Post Canada | Melody Lau | Posted 12.31.2013 | Canada Music

Music has learned to evolve and adapt to the plethora of technological advancements throughout the years and this includes music videos. Having to sta...

'80s Revival Revived By The Bangles' Susanna Hoffs And Matthew Sweet

HuffPost Canada Music | Ken Kelley | Posted 11.13.2013 | Canada Music

The '80s. For those who lived through that, like, totally awesome decade, a mere mention is likely to conjure up memories of big hair, MTV, Live Aid a...

The Band's Robbie Robertson Wants Your Kids To Listen To Better Music

HuffPost Canada Music | Karen Bliss | Posted 10.10.2013 | Canada Music

Is today's music making you wince while doing little to teach your offspring about good musical taste? Robbie Robertson to the rescue. The former Band...

What BlackBerry Could Learn From the VW Camper

Jon Packer | Posted 11.30.2013 | Canada Business
Jon Packer

Smartphone maker BlackBerry is on the ropes and we all know it. Amid the financial turmoil of this once Canadian icon, there was news that the humble VW Camper, itself an iconic brand, is set to be retired at the end of this year.

Cold War, Hot Songs: Best Tunes To Emerge From Fear Of Nuclear War

HuffPost Canada Music | Aaaron Brophy | Posted 08.29.2013 | Canada Music

The United Nations has declared August 29 the International Day Against Nuclear Tests, "a day in which educational events, activities and messages aim...

Why the Older You Are, the Happier You Get

Neil Seeman | Posted 03.25.2013 | Canada Living
Neil Seeman

There is one inalienable truth about happiness. Grumpy old men, and women, are not grumpy whatsoever -- contrary to popular myth. In fact, this truth remains the most contrarian of all research on happiness, and, to the best of my knowledge, is still the most evidence-based.