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Manuscripts of early, unrecorded Bob Dylan songs go to auction
Manuscripts of early, unrecorded Bob Dylan songs go to auction

An early mentor of Bob Dylan who helped the aspiring musician get his career rolling in New York is auctioning of a pair of manuscripts Dylan gave him more than 50 years ago to generate money to support his folklore center in Sweden. Dylan met folk music enthusiast Izzy Young when he first arrived in New York in 1961 and found his way to Young’s Folklore Center in Greenwich Village, where he soon was introduced to Dave Van Ronk and other members of the New York folk community. “One day a guy comes into my store, hangs around like anyone, quiet, plays with everyone around,” Young said in a statement. “And he also goes through the entire library I had, sheet...

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