Radio Gallery: Duluth Dylan Fest

May 14, 2019

The late John Bushey, host of "Highway 61 Revisited" on KUMD for 27 years.

Duluth Dylan Fest kicks off Saturday May 18, with the opening of the William Pagel Archives Bob Dylan Exhibit at Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum, with the reception happening the following Saturday, May 25 in conjunction with the John Bushey Memorial Lecture by David Gaines.  The annual festival celebrates the legacy and music of Bob Dylan with a full week of events May 18-26 in Duluth, with art, poetry, a Dylan birthday party and of course nightly of music events.

This week on Radio Gallery we revisit our conversation with the late John Bushey, host and creator of Highway 61 Revisited on KUMD. It was Bushey who spearheaded many of the exciting events on the schedule for Duluth Dylan Fest, including the Dylan exhibit at Karpeles Manuscript Library.

Tune in Saturday, May 25 for a special rebroadcast of a John Bushey hosted episode of Highway 61 Revisited on KUMD.

Address to places you might go to enjoy Dylan art and artifacts:

Karpeles Manuscript Library 902 E 1st St, Duluth, MN 55805

Zeitgeist Atrium Arts Cafe 222 E Superior St, Duluth, MN 55802

Sacred Heart Music Center 201 W 4th St, Duluth, MN 55806

Full list of Duluth Dylan Fest Music Events

Duluth Dylan Fest Facebook Events

Duluth Dylan Fest