The Florence Sylvester Memorial Senior Center in Laguna Hills took disguise as a gambling hall to raise money for its programs at its Casino Night on Saturday, Sept. 16. Proceeds from Age Well Senior Services’ 18th annual event go toward the senior center’s programs, including Meals on Wheels. Last year’s blackjack, roulette, craps and poker […]
I want to bring up a comment about the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame from the last music thread, all the way back in late July. The RnR Hall of Fame is a legitimately bad museum – it’s not kid friendly (which is not fatal, but come on now) and does not have anything […]
Grammy Award-winning Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees Green Day will perform at the Rose Bowl Stadium for the first time on Saturday, September 16th to close out their "Revolution Radio" summer North American tour. Here are the top 25 of the band's greatest songs.
"Steely Dan sold more than 40m copies of nine studio albums, won four Grammy awards and were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2001. Their music - slick and catchy, with wry, observational lyrics - was all-pervasive for much of the group's first period of activity, between 1972 and 1981."
Walter Becker wasn’t easily impressed. Addressing a crowd of show-business luminaries in 2001 as his band, Steely Dan, was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, he took a typically sly — and typically subtle — dig at the institution’s inflated self-regard by declaring, “We’re persuaded...
Walter Becker, guitarist, bassist and co-founder of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame-inducted band Steely Dan, died Sunday at the age of 67.... "Walter Becker was my friend, my writing partner and my bandmate since we met as students at Bard College in 1967," Donald Fagen wrote in a tribute to Becker.... Show More Summary
Rolling Stone reports: Walter Becker, guitarist, bassist and co-founder of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame-inducted band Steely Dan, died Sunday at the age of 67. Becker’s official site announced the death; no cause of death or other details were provided. Show More Summary
The Rock and Roll Hall of Famer was also the guitarist for the band.
It can be easy to think of telework as a silver bullet for engagement – what’s more appealing to an employee than rolling out of bed and walking across the hall to work in their pajamas? However, telework is just as new and different to employees as it is to management, and it is not...
Two music powerhouses come together Friday, Sept. 8, for an unprecedented event at the Smithsonian?s National Museum of American History. Iconic singer-songwriter Sting, a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee with The Police and 16-time Grammy Award recipient, will join three-time Academy Award-nominated composer, songwriter and social activist J. Show More Summary
Jerry Lee Lewis is one of the early pioneers of rock 'n' roll music, but he doesn't understand why his contributions to country music haven't been recognized by the Country Music Hall of Fame.
Amazing video of Matt Hughes rolling on the mats with his friend is a testament to the UFC Hall of Famer’s resiliency.Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured, Featured Videos, News, UFC
Ted Nugent and David Crosby's disagreement over the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has exploded into a war of bile.
The Associated Press reports: David Crosby says fellow rocker Ted Nugent has been kept out of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame because he’s not good enough, not because of his politics. Crosby responded to a fan’s question about whether...Show More Summary
We interrupt our weekend of Trump/Nazi news for a bit of fun had at the expense of Ted Nugent, who is apparently furious that he’s never been inducted to the Rock And Roll Hall of Fame. From the music site Metal Injection: Proud statutory rapist Ted Nugent has had a long, and inarguably, successful rock... The post Ted Nugent: I’m A Gay Pirate appeared first on Joe.My.God..
The Rock and Roll Hall of Famer is charged with murder for the deadly Aug. 1 encounter.
A new mugshot of Phil Spector in prison shows the Rock & Roll Hall of Famer completely free of the huge hair that was so striking during his murder trials. In the photo taken in June and provided Tuesday by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, the 76-year-old music producer...
The Tide rolled to an easy victory in the first exhibition game of the 2017-18 season over the Redmen of McGill University in Montreal Canada. The starting lineup was 1. Sexton 2. Petty, 3. Key, 4. Riley, 5. Hall. Dazon Ingram did not play as expected. Show More Summary
The Pro Football Hall of Fame is willing to roll out the red carpet for Hall of Famer O.J. Simpson. The University of Southern California won’t be. “Right now with USC, what the administration and the athletic department have said is, no, O.J. will not be a part of our functions,” Trojans coach Clay Helton…
Post-retirement, Dave Letterman continues to be selective (possibly even elusive) about where he pops up. A Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame induction here, a climate change documentary there, sure, but it’s rare to see him just shoot the breeze anymore. Show More Summary