Bob Dylan Opens White House Concert Series
Adams evidently changed the lyrics to "A Change is Gonna Come" to say, "A change has come -- shouting out to Obama's historic '08 campaign. (Dylan did not change the lyrics to "The Times They Are A-Changin'", and even drew attention to the lines asking Senators and Congressmen to heed the calls.) You can watch the performance Thursday a 11 p.m. on PBS, and a stream is also available on NPR's website.
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