Bob Dylan Apologizes for Book-Signing Controversy

The singer-songwriter apologized after a controversy around allegedly hand-signed $599 editions of his new book, The Philosophy of Modern Song. He said using an autopen, which traces one’s signature, “was an error in judgment” Dylan said he is working with Simon & Schuster to “rectify it immediately”
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2 months ago

Bob Dylan apologizes for book controversy in rare public statement - The Washington Post

The legendary musician released a rare public statement Friday following a controversy concerning supposedly autographed copies of his new book, “The Philosophy of Modern Song.” Simon & Schuster, the publisher of Dylan’s book, offered fans the opportunity to purchase a hand-signed special edition for $600.
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2 months ago

Bob Dylan regrets ‘error in judgment’ in selling machine-signed special edition books – WHIO TV 7 and WHIO Radio

Iconic singer-songwriter Bob Dylan issued a rare public statement Friday night after it was revealed that “hand-signed” copies of a $600 special edition of his new book, “The Philosophy of Modern Song,” were not individually inscribed. Simon & Schuster, the publisher of the special edition book, is offering refunds.
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2 months ago

Bob Dylan Didn’t Actually Hand-Sign All Those Copies Of His New Book, Publisher Admits

Simon and Schuster is issuing refunds for the $600 “hand-signed” edition of Bob Dylan’s new book The Philosophy of Modern Song. The book contains essays, musings, and digressions based around some of Dylan's favorite songs. It appeared that the books were actually signed not by hand but by an autopen machine that can accurately recreate someone's signature.
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2 months ago

Bob Dylan's latest book, "The Philosophy of Modern Song," released soon

The philosophy of modern song will be launched in November 2022. The collection of essays is Bob Dylan’s first book of new writing since 2004 when he released ‘Chronicles, Volume One and since winning the Nobel prize for literature in 2016.
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