While he has been bestowed endless awards--nine Grammys, a presidential Medal of the Arts, enshrined in the Rock Hall of Fame--and has sold over 72 million records, m: Herb Alpert is a trumpet player at heart and an artist in his soul. What emanates from that trumpet and its player's mind...
Dennis DeYoung is one of the good guys in rock 'n' roll. Maybe one of the last ones too, since these days the only bands getting attention don't play instruments and rely on autotune. In any case, the former Styx frontman (who still puts on a HELL of a show now with a new band) …
The Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame has unveiled its list of inductees for the 2015 class. Via Rolling Stone: Lou Reed, Green Day, Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble, Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, Bill Withers and the Paul Butterfield Blues Band will all join the class of 2015. Show More Summary
After sharing the list of nominees for its 2015 class in October, on Tuesday the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame announced the eight acts it will induct at next year’s ceremony. Green Day, as we predicted, have made the final cut. Going into...Show More Summary
Cleveland's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has announced its inductees for the Class of 2015: Lou Reed, Green Day, Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble, Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, Bill Withers and the Paul Butterfield Blues Band. The announcement was reported this …
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame’s induction Class of 2015 was announced early this morning. The performer inductees are: Lou… Read More
Lou Reed, Green Day, Ringo Starr, Stevie Ray Vaughan and Joan Jett will be welcomed into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as part of the 2015 class of inductees along with influential blues bandleader Paul Butterfield, R&B singer-songwriter Bill Withers and, for the annual early influence...
Nominees that didn't make the final cut this year include Nine Inch Nails, Sting, N.W.A, Chic and Kraftwerk.
The Smiths and N.W.A. were left off of the list of inductees for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, as Hall voters opted for acts such as Lou Reed, Bill Withers, and Joan Jett and the Blackhearts.
Texas blues-rock guitar hero Stevie Ray Vaughan and his band Double Trouble are the runaway fan favorites for induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame for 2015, according to just-concluded balloting at the hall’s website.
The public's yearning to see Morrissey and Marr together again might only be sated with rightful place in rock hall
Trent Reznor recently sat down with Billboard for a great interview which touched on a wide range of topics, including his Gone Girl score, failed Hesitation Marks recording sessions with Arcade Fire producer Markus Dravs, his Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame nomination, and his new role at apple as chief creative officer for Beats [...]
Every fall, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame announces the nominees for the following year’s induction ceremony, and every fall, music fans find new reasons to fault the organization. Sure, I’m perpetually disappointed by the lack of female...Show More Summary
Green Day, Nine Inch Nails, The Smiths, and Kraftwerk are among the nominees for the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame’s 2015 class of inductees. Other nominees include Bill Withers, N.W.A., Stevie Ray Vaughn, The Paul Butterfield Blues Band,...Show More Summary
Just before the one year anniversary of his death, Lou Reed has been nominated to enter the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
The list of nominees for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame’s Class of 2015
Velvet Underground founding member Lou Reed, punk-pop band Green Day, industrial dance-rock group Nine Inch Nails and ‘80s Brit-pop group the Smiths are among the 15 pop music acts that appear on the final nominees ballot for Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction in 2015.
Others on the ballot include Lou Reed, Kraftwerk, the Smiths, Sting, Bill Withers, Stevie Ray Vaughan, War, Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, the Marvelettes and the Spinners.
In what’s sure to be another talking point for those who lament the rise of poptimism, DJ Alan Freed’s ashes were removed from the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame today, only a few days after the opening of an exhibit featuring some of Beyoncé’s most iconic outfits, including the black leotard worn in the [...]
The ashes of disc jockey Alan Freed, who is widely credited with coining the term "rock 'n' roll," have been removed from display at the Rock Hall in Cleveland.