Last Updated on 9/28/2006 by bidz

Childhood friend to auction Dylan tape

The Enquirer
September 28, 2006

“As teenagers in Minnesota in the late 1950s, Ric Kangas and Bobby Zimmerman would spend hours playing guitar and singing. During one of those sessions, Zimmerman asked his friend to record it.

Kangas had no idea he was recording the man who would soon become Bob Dylan. Years later, he came across the tape, which features Dylan singing three songs and playing guitar on another.

In early October, Heritage Auction Galleries in Dallas will offer the tape at auction. Kangas said one expert appraised the tape at about $100,000.”

Read the Full Story >>