NEW YORK, N.Y. - Bob Dylan's sunburst Fender Stratocaster made rock history when he played it at the 1965 Newport Folk Festival. The presale estimate by Christie's auction house for the guitar, which is being sold Friday with its original black leather strap and Fender hard shell case, is $300,000 to $500,000.
NEW YORK (AP) — Bob Dylan's sunburst Fender Stratocaster made rock history when he played it at the 1965 Newport Folk Festival. Now it is again set to make news when it goes on the auction block, where it could sell for half a million dollars.
Cutting-edge pianist John Medeski inspired by vintage instrument John Medeski is a keyboard player extraordinaire, probably best known as the man who provides most of the melodic improvisations and electronic machinations in the jazz/funk/rock amalgamation that is the world-renowned Medeski, Martin & Wood trio. Medeski has also been in the company of roc […]
Just do it with a whole bunch of love, not with the attitude that you're in it to make money (how to run a folk music ‘coffee house’, according to the founder of the USA’s oldest such continuously-operating one. In 1961 Caffè Lena hosted Bob Dylan’s first ‘out of New York’ gig)
DANVERS -- After their Danversport neighborhood was left smoldering and in ruins from a paint and ink plant blast on Nov. 22, 2006, a couple of guitarists began to talk music. Neighbors Mark Lettich, 62, and John Lantych, 64, formed an impromptu band