Posts with tag "china"

  • China Bans Bob Dylan, Confusing Him for '60s Radical

    Posted Apr 5th 2010 at 10:46 AM by PopEater Staff

    It seems China has mistaken today's essentially harmless Bob Dylan with the counterculture hero of the 1960s -- the nation's ministry of culture deemed the icon unfit for concerts in Shanghai and Beijing this spring. As a result, Dylan has canceled the rest of his east Asian tour. "It was not possible for him just to play concerts in Hong Kong, South Korea and Taiwan," says Jeffrey Wu, of the...

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