This Day in Jewish History 1965: Bob Dylan Goes Electric and the Crowd Goes Something or Other

Still, there’s a difference between delivering Jesus to be crucified and adopting amplification technology, the singer pointed out.

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July 25, 1965, was the day that Bob Dylan, the 24-year-old idol of the American folk-music scene, plugged in a Fender Stratocaster guitar and flabbergasted the audience at the Newport Folk Festival with an...