Track Proposal: Changing Media for Social Protest in American Popular Music

In July, 1965, famed folk musician and protest anthem-writer Bob Dylan took the stage at the Newport Folk Festival without his signature acoustic guitar, replacing it with a Fender Stratocaster. The crowd loudly voiced its displeasure, erupting into “boos” after each song. The music he played still featured his signature protesting lyrics which advocated for [...]

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