For nearly 60 years, Bob Dylan served as albums that changed the course of human history – and much of the music – in the process. Now, he has finally gotten an in -depth retrospective to honor his work. On May 10, Tulsa, Oklahoma officially opened The Bob Dylan Center, a permanent three -story museum honoring the Pulitzer Prize winning artist.
According to The Bob Dylan Center’s website, the museum boasts “over 100,000 exclusive cultural treasures found in The Bob Dylan Archive.” It includes handwritten lyrics for some of his most beloved songs, unreleased recordings, never -before -seen film performances, rare photographs, visual art, and other inexpensive items consisting of “Deadly Murder” long career singer. The museum also includes a studio remade from his hey-day so visitors can experience “what one’s presence was like in a historic Dylan recording session.”
One of the items on display in the museum is the earliest known version of “Don’t Think Two, It’s All Right”, which Dylan recorded in his friends ’apartment in the fall of 1962. It had alternatives. lyric compared to what was heard in The Freewheelin ‘Bob Dylan. Fans can download the song for free in good faith at The Bob Dylan Center on their website.
“The Bob Dylan Center is committed to exploring the many forms of creativity that enrich the world around us,” reads a description on the museum’s website. The center will serve to educate, inspire, and motivate visitors to create their own potential as creators. Through exhibits, public programs, performances, lectures, and publications, the center aims to foster a conversation about the role of creativity in our lives. ”
A few months ago, Dylan sold his entire catalog of songwriting at Universal Music. The deal is valued at about $ 300 million, and gives the Universal owner more than 600 songs spanning nearly six decades. He also started the new year with a special new archival set called 1970 with 74 unreleased tracks, demos, and outtakes – including nine songs featuring George Harrison.