Laura Nyro

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Faces, Chili Peppers, Guns N Roses Lead Rock Hall Induction Ceremony

The 2012 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony, held at Cleveland’s historic Public Hall, was packed with moving speeches and memorable performances. The show, however, was influenced as much by artists who were […]

04/16/2012

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What, Exactly, Is Rock’N’Roll? The Rock Hall Explains

This year’s Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction class isn’t short on variety – and that’s the way the Rock Hall likes it. From new-school artists with a touch of hip-hop (The Beastie Boys, […]

04/13/2012

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How Does An Artist Make It Into The Rock Hall? A Conversation With Hall Of Fame VP Jim Henke

It’s been a long four months for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Since the Rock Hall announced its class of 2012 inductees back in December, the chatter surrounding the induction ceremony — specifically, […]

04/12/2012

TOP TEN of the WEEK — 1969

  It’s late November-early December, 1969.  On November 25th, [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]John Lennon[/lastfm] returned his MBE (Member of the British Empire) medal to protest his native country’s involvement in the Viet Nam war. The first draft […]

11/26/2010

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