This is a celebration of Bob Dylan's 80th Birthday with submissions from almost 100 people- Irish poets, writers, singers, songwriters, artists, photographers and an eclectic mix of admirers, some well-known, others lesser-known but all contributors in equal measure. They are a cross-section of a Bob Dylan audience ranging from a 15-year-old to those who are so much younger than that now!
Pictures include drawings of Bob Dylan by the rock legend, the late Rory Gallagher (1948-1995), Mairéad Irwin and Claire Stewart, with photographs from Antonio Parrinello, Nutan and Colm Henry.
This is a "project of the heart done with goodwill" to celebrate Bob Dylan, Nobel Laureate for Literature and one of the world's greatest and respected songwriters.
Bail ó Dhia air!
See below a list of website links for articles, reviews and bonus content:
Book contributor and Irish Times columnist Frank McNally devoted his An Irishman’s Diary to the book launch on Wed May 26th.
Rick O’Shea interviews Liamy Mac Nally on RTÉ Radio 1 The Book Show Sun 23 May. The interview starts at 0:16:00:
Liamy mac Nally described the ‘making’ of the book in his De Facto column in the Mayo News.
Ann-Marie Kelly interview for The Roadhouse Café on Midlands 103:
Dylan O’Neill from Buzz.ie on the book:
Book contributors Feargal Ó Béarra and Seán Tadhg Ó Gairbhí provide the English translation for their book submissions as Gaeilge:
Fiachna Ó Braonáin (Hothouse Flowers and RTÉ Radio 1 Late Date presenter) has ‘converted’ his poem for the book into a beautiful bi-lingual song: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sM6b-a0mcdIDylan fanatic makes the ultimate birthday gift for ‘Mr Bob’ Seán Walsh in the Western People:
Happy Birthday Mr Bob
- Product Code: Liamy MacNally
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