Bob Dylan to perform Red Cross benefit

BOWLING GREEN – Legendary musician and cultural icon Bob Dylan is to perform April 21 at Bowling Green State University’s Stroh Center as a benefit for the American Red Cross.

Dawes, a Los Angeles-based folk-rock band, is to open the show at 6:30 p.m. Dylan takes the stage at 8 p.m.

Dylan, known for his era-defining work including “The Times They Are A-Changing,” “Blowin’ In the Wind” and “Like A Rolling Stone,” released his 35th studio album, “Tempest,” last fall.

Last May, Dylan was recipient of the country’s highest civilian honor,

the Presidential Medal of Freedom.

Concert proceeds are to benefit the Red Cross’s Northwest Ohio region, including disaster preparedness, disaster relief and recovery assistance, support for military members and their families, health and safety training and more.

Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. March 8 at the Stroh Center box office and at www.ticketmaster.


VIP?tickets are $125 and are available exclusively through the Red Cross at (419) 329-2573. Student tickets are $25 .