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Rod Stewart Skips Out On Rock Hall Induction

“These singers, they¹re droppin’ like flies!” Ronnie Wood joked, but longtime fans of The Faces weren’t laughing: it turns out that the band’s singer, Rod Stewart, won’t be present tomorrow night to perform with his […]

04/13/2012

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The Faces’ Ronnie Wood & Kenney Jones To The Rock Hall: Finally!

When the announcement came that this year’s Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction class would include the Faces, the reaction from many was, “They’re not in yet?” Two of the members have been inducted […]

04/13/2012

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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

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Ronnie Wood Talks The Faces, Rock Hall At His NYC Art Opening

While it appears the Rolling Stones aren’t hitting the road in 2012, it does not mean certain band members aren’t keeping busy. A second induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, a worldwide […]

04/10/2012

Best Sellers From The ’70s: Rod Stewart’s “Blondes Have More Fun”

[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Rod Stewart[/lastfm] putting the squeeze on an unidentified brunette in animal print spandex. Yeah, it was 1978.

08/09/2011

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Happy 30th Birthday, MTV!: The First 10 Music Videos Ever Played On MTV

Remember when MTV stood for Music Television? Thirty years ago, MTV was born on August 1, 1981. On its first day, MTV was still full of flaws; Black screens showed up in between videos when […]

08/01/2011

Rock Flashback: Bob Dylan’s “Girl From The North Country”

Today is [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Bob Dylan[/lastfm]’s 70th birthday. At an age, and with a bankroll, that would permit him to hole up on an island to be served grapes by scantily-clad female devotees, Dylan continues to […]

05/24/2011

Rock Flashback: “Silly Love Songs”

Earlier this week we wrote about “Ebony and Ivory,” the 1982 [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Paul McCartney[/lastfm]/[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Stevie Wonder[/lastfm] duet. At the time of its release, it was a love-it-or-hate-it record — very few people were neutral about […]

05/23/2011

Did You Know: “Tonight’s The Night” by Rod Stewart

‘Tickets @2’ features [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Rod Stewart[/lastfm]’s “Tonight’s The Night” which hit # 1 on the chart. The Muscle Shoals Rhythm Section played on this. They’re a famous group of session musicians who made a living playing […]

04/15/2011

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