Even Ace Frehley Thinks Kiss Is a Circus.
Frehley thoughtfully discusses the band's induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
After years of fans complaining about their omission (including, quite frequently, fans here on the blue), Rush is finally on the list of nominees for entry into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
Better yet -- this year, fans can vote on who gets in. [more inside]
On Saturday, iconoic rock band Guns N' Roses
was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
. Missing from the event?
. Matti Fagerholm. Wait... who? [more inside]
On March 14th, the 26th Annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony
will add 5 new performers to the growing list of well-known musicians. As previously discussed
, the 2011 inductees are Alice Cooper, Neil Diamond, Dr. John, Tom Waits and Darlene Love
. Though the last name may not be as famous as the four fellows, the chances are you know her voice, from Monster Mash
, Rockin' Robbin
, or Da Doo Ron Ron
. Except her name wasn't credited first on any of those recordings, if it was mentioned at all
. [more inside]
Little Walter ushered into Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
As I heard about the entry of Madonna, Leonard Cohen, the Ventures and the Dave Clark 5 into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame yesterday, one name way at the end of the list brought music to my ears. Little Walter Jacobs was only the best blues harmonica player ever to come out of Chicago from the Delta. Ever. Period. He has influenced everyone you every thought was a good blues harmonica player. [more inside]