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Rise Against, Bad Religion, Cage The Elephant, Queens Of The Stone Age & More Cover Bob Dylan Songs On Tribute Album

[pullquote quote=”It was a real fun song for us to put together. It was out of the box for Rise Against.” credit=”Tim McIlrath – Rise Against”]You can now hear some of your favorite KROQ bands covering the songs of legendary [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Bob Dylan[/lastfm], available now on Chimes of Freedom: The Songs of Bob Dylan, a 76-song tribute compilation album honoring 50 years of Amnesty International.

Featured musical artists and bands, all from different genres, each took a unique approach to their selected songs, putting a very different spin on Bob Dylan’s songs.

[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Rise Against [/lastfm]covered the Dylan song, “Ballad of Hollis Brown.”  Frontman Tim McIlrath described the project saying, “It was a real fun song for us to put together. It was out of the box for Rise Against.”

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The Making of “Ballad of Hollis Brown”:

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Listen to some other unlikely, yet awesome, pairings & their original Bob Dylan inspirations:

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“It’s All Over Now, Baby Blue” – [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Bad Religion[/lastfm]

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“The Lonesome Death of Hattie Carroll” –[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”] Cage the Elephant[/lastfm]

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“Outlaw Blues” – [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Queens of the Stone Age[/lastfm]

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“The Times They Are A-Changin'” –[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”] Flogging Molly[/lastfm]

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To preview more songs & order the album, visit the Amnesty International website.

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