The Current presents “Boy from the North Country: Bob Dylan in Minnesota,” an MPR News documentary which explores Bob Dylan's Minnesota roots and how they influenced the evolution of his music.
Before becoming an American singer-songwriter often regarded as one of the greatest of all time, Dylan spent his formative years in Minnesota. He was born in Duluth, raised in Hibbing, and learned to become a folksinger in Minneapolis.
Documentary includes interviews, film clip audio, and music elements.
2011 NBNA Eric Sevareid Award, first place in Documentary/Special - Large Market Radio category