Bob Dylan Teenage Acting and Motorbike Interest

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 Bob Dylan's first motor cycle Harley 45 in 1956

Actors’ Studio Midwest

Before Elvis donned black leather, the idols of many young Americans had nothing to do with music. A few idolized the genial general who moved into the White House in 1953 but a small circle of Iron Range youths found their models in the Actors’ Studio, by way of the movies. Brando’s The Wild One and Dean’s East of Eden, Giant, and, especially, Rebel Without a Cause stunned these isolated provincials.