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Sylvia Tyson on the Day Dylan Went Electric
March 24, 2011
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Canadian folk-music icon Sylvia Tyson recalls first-hand the day Bob Dylan traded acoustic for electric guitar in 1965 - and the meltdown that ensued. Also, her thoughts on the concept of the protest song: 'It's like yesterday's newspaper.'


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