Bob Dylan's 70th Birthday

Bob Dylan's 70th Birthday

Tue 24 May 2011 | 8pm - 11pm | £4 + bf

A celebration of Bob Dylan’s 70th birthday at the Arches, Glasgow, with all proceeds donated to Crisis UK.

Tuesday 24th May marks Bob Dylan’s 70th birthday and to celebrate him being Forever Young, the Arches will be throwing a Million Dollar Bash. A host of Glasgow’s finest musicians and artists will be rifling through Dylan’s Back Pages to present an eclectic mix of live music, film, theatre, spoken word and live art written or inspired by arguably the world’s greatest living artist. So join us for a Freewheelin’ night of fun in the Subterranean Homesick Arches. It sure feels right, on a night like this…

Line-up includes:

The Southern General – Glasgow’s finest bluegrass/Cajun band, featuring Ian Bustard
Jericho Hill – Scotland’s premier Johnny Cash tribute band
Plywood – featuring Gary Tank Commander’s Callum Cuthbertson
If You Lived Here You’d Be Home By Now
John McFarlane
Brian Reynolds
Iain Campbell F-W
Rodge Glass
Louis Abbott (Admiral Fallow)
Sluts of Trust (the original line-up onstage together for the first time since the split)

some surprise Dylanesque treats…

All proceeds will go to Dylan’s preferred charity, Crisis UK.