Clearly, it was a departure for the Kennedy Center Honors. Now in it’s 35th year, the ceremony started out by paying tribute to cultural icons like Fred Astaire, Ella Fitzgerald and Tennessee Williams. In recent years, rock has been represented more and more at this prestigious event, with Paul McCartney, Pete Townshend, Roger Daltrey, Elton John and Bruce Springsteen all collecting the Kennedy Center medallion. But past ceremonies probably never got as loud as this year’s.
Sisters Ann and Nancy Wilson of Heart earned the latest star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame! See photos from the ceremony.
Looking to build up some steam for the release of their 14th studio album, Heart premiered the music video for its eponymous single, “Fanatic.” Ann and Nancy Wilson cut the production fat and stick to their bread and butter for the video – rocking out live.
On the heels of their career-spanning retrospective release, “Strange Euphoria,” earlier this month, the legendary ladies of Heart will release their 14th studio album on October 2nd.
In what may be the best week all year for classic rock releases, we’ve got new music from the Beach Boys, Neil Young and Joe Walsh, as well as reissues from Heart, Paul Simon and David Bowie, and the Beatles’ Yellow Submarine animated movie on DVD. Let’s jump right into June 5’s new releases.
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