Talk:Jakob Dylan

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Shameless Plug[edit]

I removed this from the wiki because to me it sounded like a shameless plug by somebody at this festival(Voodoo Experience)... "Jakob Dylan and the Three Legs have just been added to the already stellar Voodoo Experience lineup which will take place over Halloween weekend 2010 in New Orleans, LA." —Preceding unsigned comment added by 148.109.1.11 (talk) 03:28, 24 June 2010 (UTC)

Court Yard Hounds[edit]

Would Jakob's collaboration with the Court Yard Hounds be worthy of a mention? article Samatva (talk) 22:15, 8 June 2010 (UTC)


Old untitled comments[edit]

http://www.tv.com/jakob-dylan/person/430101/summary.html is full of misinformation. Many of the so-called trivia items are false. For example, Jakob Dylan was born in New York, not Minnesota; he is the only songwriter for The Wallflowers, not "the main one"; he has recorded five albums with The Wallflowers, not four; etc. This web page can be edited by anyone and false information can be deliberately planted to "support" so-called "facts" for other Wikipedia pages. Therefore, this link is highly unreliable in serving as a reference for the statement that Heather Dylan is Jakob Dylan's adopted daughter. Separatehorns (talk) 21:44, 4 June 2008 (UTC)Separatehorns

I thought that Mr. Dylan met his present wife at Parsons School of Design in NYC?? shymoon06:15, 12 March 2007 (UTC)

Jakob Dylan knew Nicole Paige Denny when they were children. He did not meet her at PS of Design. Howard Sounes Down the Highway: The Life Of Bob Dylan, p463. Educated Guest (talk) 19:22, 20 February 2008 (UTC)

no matter what redirects here why? — Preceding unsigned comment added by 218.214.49.175 (talk)

I think "No Matter What" is a song he wrote. oncamera(t) 15:30, 17 February 2007 (UTC)

Requires a year for the Billboard comment re "20th of September" Naysie 13:11, 3 March 2007 (UTC)

Protection of Document[edit]

I requested protection of this document due to the dispute over claims made by a particular editor that Jakob Dylan adopted a daughter in 1997 and that Jakob Dylan and his family live in Pennsylvania. No validated or reliable references have been provided to prove any of the above to be true. Each time this information is removed from the bio, it is immediately reverted by the editor or his/her friends. Currently a bio about "Heather Dylan", the supposed adopted daughter, is on review for deletion on suspicion of hoax. Once the outcome of that process is finished, I hope we can reach consensus and request protection be cancelled. Daffidd (talk) 12:49, 6 June 2008 (UTC)

I think it's dumb for someone to make up lies about Jakob Dylan. He's not famous enough for anyone but his fans to care. We don't know very much about his kids but he has always said how many kids he has, their gender and the range of their ages (ie: from 8 to 11). He barely says anything about his kids. He wants them to have privacy so he doesn't tell their names, but he doesn't lie about the fact that they exist. That's just stupid. That story is so fake. In a recent interview (May 2008) he said that he has four boys from the ages 6 months to 13 years. A few photos exist with him, his wife and his kids and I've seen them and there are no girls besides his wife in the photos. —Preceding unsigned comment added by Dylan369 (talkcontribs) 02:12, 11 June 2008 (UTC)

Update: The offending article about Heather Dylan has been deleted and protected against recreation. As well, the author and several of his/her friends have been blocked indefinitely. I've asked for Jakob Dylan's bio to be un-protected. This is pending. —Preceding unsigned comment added by Daffidd (talkcontribs) 22:39, 11 June 2008 (UTC)

With the release of Seeing Things on June 10, 2008, the Jakob Dylan page needs to have the tense updated regarding this album. I'd update the page but clearly it's protected.--Mseanbrown (talk) 22:05, 23 June 2008 (UTC)

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Yes check.svg Done Cheers, PeterSymonds (talk) 07:50, 24 June 2008 (UTC)

Bot report : Found duplicate references ![edit]

In the last revision I edited, I found duplicate named references, i.e. references sharing the same name, but not having the same content. Please check them, as I am not able to fix them automatically :)

  • "Sounes" :
    • {{cite book|last=Sounes|first=Howard.|title=Down the Highway: The Life Of Bob Dylan|publisher=[[Doubleday (publisher)|Doubleday]]|year=2001|ISBN=0-552-99929-6|page=464}}
    • Sounes, Howard. ''Down the Highway, The Life Of Bob Dylan''. (Doubleday 2001. ISBN 0-552-99929-6) p 492

DumZiBoT (talk) 17:46, 9 August 2008 (UTC)

Fixed Adam McMaster (talk) 22:38, 9 August 2008 (UTC)

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Personal Life[edit]

Is there a reason why the personal life section was deleted? — Preceding unsigned comment added by SydKat (talkcontribs) 21:11, 11 April 2014 (UTC)