Why Bob Dylan Has Always Been More Of A Punk Than Folkie

Senior Pop Culture Editor
05.24.15 4 Comments

Bob Dylan, who turned 74 years old today, has been called many things in his long, storied career: voice of a generation, folk hero, JUDAS, the frightening star of Hearts of Fire. But rarely has he been described as a punk. If you consider “punk” as more a lifestyle, an aggressive ethos of not giving a f*ck, than a genre of music that’s played super-fast, it fits Dylan.

Here are some reasons why.

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