Bob Dylan

Event review: Bob Dylan tribute night at the Oval Tavern, Saturday 20th June 2015

Posted on June 26th, by Ian Marvin in Culture. 6 comments

Dishing up Dylan – first come, first served. Ian Marvin listens with interest

Even if not everyone counts themselves as a Bob Dylan fan, they’ll almost certainly have enjoyed covers of some of his songs without even realising it. For example, it took me a few decades to identify the origins of the Roxy Music version of ‘A Hard Rain’s A-Gonna Fall’. So I arrived at the … Read More »

Review: Bourbon and Blues at Matthews Yard

Posted on April 2nd, by Paul Dennis in Culture. No Comments

Blues fan Paul Dennis hopes that this one does what it says on the tin

I’m not a picky man. Give me a couple of shots of red eye and a hot band with a cool blues shouter and I’m as happy as the proverbial pig.

So, Blues and Bourbon at Matthews Yard – promising at least a dozen types of bourbon, similar numbers … Read More »