Charles Lloyd (left) and Lucinda Williams recorded a live version of "Masters Of War" at the Lobero Theatre in Santa Barbara, Calif., on Nov. 28, 2016. Erik Jacobs, Ebru Yildiz for NPR hide caption

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Nobel Laureate Bob Dylan Is A Literary 'Alchemist'

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Bob Dylan performs in Chicago in 1978. He is the first American to claim the Nobel Prize in literature since Toni Morrison won in 1993. Paul Natkin/Getty Images hide caption

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Barney Hoskyns on Bob Dylan & Small Town Talk

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Bob Dylan's new compilation, The Cutting Edge 1965-1966: The Bootleg Series Vol. 12, is out now. Don Hunstein/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Day Dylan Got It Right

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Bob Dylan's new compilation, The Cutting Edge 1965-1966: The Bootleg Series Vol. 12, comes out Nov. 5. Don Hunstein/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Mix: Bob Dylan, Frank Turner, Daughter And More

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Charlie McCoy and the Escorts perform at the Jolly Roger in Printers Alley, circa 1965. From left to right: Wayne Butler, Jerry Tuttle, Kenny Buttrey, Mac Gayden, and Charlie McCoy. Courtesy of the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum hide caption

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The Real Charlie McCoy, A Musical Quarterback Of 1960s Nashville

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50 Years Ago, Bob Dylan Electrified A Decade With One Concert

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All Songs Rewind: The Best Opening Tracks

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