On April 10th, KISS will be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Just don’t expect them to actually be there. According to Billboard, the members of the band that never found a toiletry they couldn’t slap their logo on are “unable...Show More Summary
Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley said they wanted to credit all members of the band.
In the infancy of my rock nerd-dom, there was a moment where I could name every musician who had ever played in Kiss: Bruce Kulick! Eric Carr! Vinnie Vincent! But everyone who gives even a tiny bit of a shit knows that there’s a classic lineup of the band: Paul Stanley, Gene Simmons, Ace Frehley, [...]
The author with Kiss. Image credit: Waring Abbott. When I heard the news that Kiss was being included in the Rock and Roll Hall of fame, I shrieked with delight. It was final validation for me and for them. You see, I was probably the first newspaper rock critic to write about the band with anything resembling seriousness. Show More Summary
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame class of 2014 is now official: Peter Gabriel is getting inducted, along with Nirvana, Cat Stevens, Linda Rondstadt, Kiss, and Hall & Oates. Of course, that means no love for Yes, along with other worthy...Show More Summary
Peter Gabriel, Hall and Oates, Kiss, Nirvana, Linda Ronstadt and Cat Stevens will be the 2014 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees. But rappers NWA and LL Cool J were passed over.
Never in a million years would I have guessed that Kiss would make it into the Rock Hall of Fame before Journey, Styx or Duran Duran. Or even after Madonna. But that's how …
Nirvana was nominated to join the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in the band's first year of eligibility—and now its place has been cemented. Nirvana, along with Kiss, Peter Gabriel, Hall and Oates, Linda Ronstadt, and Cat Stevens will join the Hall of Fame on April 10 at...
NEW YORK (AP) — Nirvana, Kiss and Peter Gabriel will be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame next year. The Rock Hall announced Tuesday that Hall and Oates, Linda Ronstadt and Cat Stevens also will be inducted April 10 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. Show More Summary
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Also in the 2014 class of inductees: Cat Stevens, Peter Gabriel and Hall and Oates, Nominees who didn't make the cut included YES, Deep Purple and The Zombies.
NEW YORK (AP) — Nirvana, Kiss and Peter Gabriel will be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame next year.
When it comes time for Rush frontman/bass icon Geddy Lee to cast his vote for the 2014 class of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, his selections probably won’t be surprising. In a recent interview with Radio.com, Lee claims he’s still trying to figure out his voting situation, but he’s definitely leaning toward a couple iconic bands. Show More Summary
In recent years, I've grown tired of hearing people who would classify themselves as music lovers offering vaguely snide comments about Rap and Hip hop artists making the grade in the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. I heard a few doubtingShow More Summary
Screw Nirvana and Kiss... Red Hot Chili Peppers frontman Anthony Kiedis says it's finally time to induct Cat Stevens into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame after years of being snubbed. Kiedis was dipping out of BOA in Hollywood Monday night when we…
To some, Hall & Oates are pop music punchlines. But after the duo's recent nomination to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, their music deserves another listen. It could be deeper than you think.
Yes - I've Seen All Good People Yes was finally nominated for the Rock Hall of Fame, by a Bipartisan group no less...
Alternative rock band Nirvana, singers Linda Ronstadt and Cat Stevens, and pop duo Hall and Oates led nominees for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's 2014 class. Other nominees include U.S. rock groups Kiss, alternative pioneers the Replacements and early rock guitarist Link Wray, along with British rock bands Yes, Deep Purple and the Zombies.
The singer talks about her induction nomination
Like Zac Efron in the trailer for That Awkward Moment, there are a handful of legendary rock stars rockin' out with their cks out tonight! Today Cleveland's Rock Hall nominated 16 talented bands and artists, including Nirvana & LL Cool J, and five of them will be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame [...]