While craft beer has been enjoying increasing popularity in the last few years, not everyone is confident enough to stride into that new beer hall down the street and roll a beer order right off their tongue like a beer sommelier fresh from beer sommelier school. Even if you’re not steeped in hops lore, there are a few things you … [More]
Kizzy Hall are the latest entrants in Ohio’s grand tradition of scrappy, melodic, lo-fi rock ’n’ roll. It’s a lineage that stretches from ’70s DIY innovator Mike “Rep” Hummel to modern-day melodic shit-kickers Connections, most famously exemplified by Guided By Voices and Times New Viking. But if this new bunch of Columbus upstarts reminds me [...]
Earlier this year, Rush released the huge R40 box set that you absolutely needed in celebration of the Rock And Roll Hall Of Famers’ 40th anniversary. Now it’s continuing that celebration with the Rush: R40 Live Tour, a 34-city journey that will run from May to August. Show More Summary
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees will hit the road in May for 34-city outing.
EXCLUSIVE: After completing a long run as the tragic motorcycle club leader on Sons of Anarchy, Charlie Hunnam is going to play another character who gets lost in the drug trade. Legendary has acquired the 2011 Rolling Stone articleShow More Summary
Last week, we continued a yearly tradition and rolled out the worst Baseball Hall of Fame ballots following Tuesday’s election of Craig Biggio, Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez, and John Smoltz. One of the ballots that wasn’t listed, because...Show More Summary
As of 2015, veteran California thrash outfit Slayer is still not in the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame. But now the band has been honored in another, perhaps even rarer way: a YouTube hand fart parody of one of its most memorable and controversial songs. Show More Summary
From Crew of 42, Lauren Victoria Burke points out that the Congressional Black Caucus, whose members were accused last year of selling out to Wall Street -- had only five defectors on this bill. Meanwhile, there were plenty of whiteShow More Summary
The heads are rolling at Halas Hall this morning. [ more › ]
Because it’s Tuesday and the latest class for the hall was announced last week. First, the Winston-Salem Journal has a nice write-up on the “5” Royales, which will enter the hall in April as an early influence. And yes, them were from Winston-Salem though sadly the last member of the band died in 2005. And […]
Last week, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame announced their list of inductees for 2015. After two months of voting by an international body of more than 600 artists and music industry insiders, the votes were tallied and the resulting winners will be celebrated at the official ceremony on April 18th, 2015. Show More Summary
Joe Cocker, who died Monday at 70, couldn’t be surpassed for pure vocal nastiness, but he was never inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. It’s time to rectify that now.
The Rock and Roll hall of famer, Darlene Love, performed “Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)” on The Late Show with David Letterman. Love went all out for the big performance. Check out the video. The tradition of performing on the show began in 1986, when Love was just beginning with a 4 piece band. Not […]
McCann Melbourne has rolled out another “Dumb Ways to Die” spot supporting Metro Trains Melbourne for the holidays, following this Halloween effort. The simple 30-second ad is centered around a re-working of “Deck the Halls,” replacing...Show More Summary
Thousand Foot Krutch and Rock 'n' Roll Hall of Fame inductee Alice Cooper teamed up in order to benefit underprivileged teens this holiday season.
Everyone has one.
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) …
Ringo Starr's Letter to the Rock N Ro... Apparently Ringo Starr didn't know he was inducted to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame when he wrote this "angry" letter to them asking why he's not in yet. Submitted by: zpoitras Regular Keywords:...Show More Summary
Including Bill Withers, Lou Reed, and Joan Jett.