Bob Dylan Known as a legendary songwriter, he’s giving fans a peek into his mind for an upcoming book, publishing company Simon & Schuster announced Tuesday (March 8).
modern philosophy SongDylan began writing it in 2010, delving into the art and craft of songwriting. The book contains more than 60 articles focusing on songs by other artists, spanning from Elvis Costello to Nina Simone, where he analyzes “the trap of easy rhymes, details how adding a single syllable can reduce a song, and even explains how bluegrass relates to heavy metal” , according to a press release. Throughout the book, approximately 150 handpicked images are included as well as a series of packages that, taken together, resemble a poem.
“The publication of Bob Dylan’s shimmeringly wonderful work will be an international celebration of the songs of one of the greatest artists of our time,” said Jonathan Karp, President and CEO of Simon & Schuster. “Modern song philosophy Just written by Bob Dylan. His voice is unique, and his work conveys his deep appreciation and understanding of songs, the people who bring these songs to life, and what the songs mean to all of us.”
Modern song philosophy It is the first new writing book since Dylan Chronicles, Volume One, It was published in 2004. The release also comes just two years after Dylan unveiled his 39th studio album, Rough and noisy roads.
Modern song philosophy Released November 8, 2022. See cover below.
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