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Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Iggy Azalea Slams Lorde's Nirvana Tribute

The Huffington Post | Jessica Goodman | Posted 06.08.2014 | Entertainment

Iggy Azalea covered this week's issue of Billboard as its Hot 100 No. 1 artist, and called out Lorde's Nirvana tribute at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fa...

Come As You Are

Robin Koerner | Posted 08.04.2014 | Politics
Robin Koerner

Bizarrely, I found myself last weekend sharing a stage with Nirvana's bassist, Krist Novoselic, which, absent context, anyone who knew me when Nirvana was changing the musical world would say is just about the least likely thing that could ever happen to me.

Hall & Oates Inducted Into Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (Video)

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum | Posted 07.31.2014 | Entertainment
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum

"By far, Daryl Hall and John Oates are the most successful and the most definitive duo of all time. They've shut down any other duos."

Nirvana Inducted Into Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (Video)

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum | Posted 07.30.2014 | Entertainment
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum

Nirvana was the volatile powder keg that proved the catalyst to among the greatest music revolutions in rock history.

Linda Ronstadt Inducted Into Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (Video)

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum | Posted 07.29.2014 | Entertainment
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum

"I think that all of us girl singers that started out after Linda became very famous, in a way, wanted to be her and wanted to sound like her, and then we had to say 'we can't,' so we have to find our own inner Linda."

E Street Band Inducted Into Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (Video)

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum | Posted 07.28.2014 | Entertainment
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum

The "mighty men and women" of the E Street Band, as Springsteen calls them, have provided a unique and powerful sonic template for Springsteen's music, combining British invasion guitar-driven rock and the drama of soul music.

Peter Gabriel Inducted Into Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum | Posted 07.27.2014 | Entertainment
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum

If you're exploring making music and looking at us old-timers getting our decorations, I say two things: dream big, and let your imagination guide you.

Cat Stevens Inducted Into Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum | Posted 07.27.2014 | Entertainment
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum

Musically, let's face it: we are all infamous. Something inspires us. One of the first things that inspired me was my sister's record collection.

KISS Inducted Into Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (Video)

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum | Posted 07.26.2014 | Entertainment
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum

Few bands short of the Beatles inspired more kids to play the guitar and drums than KISS.

Conversations With Toto's Steve Lukather, Jenny Sheinman, Jeff Black and Oh Honey's Mitchy Collins and Danielle Bouchard

Mike Ragogna | Posted 07.08.2014 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

We were never the trendiest band, but we've always been here. Even the critics that hated us back in the day, you get them drunk and they know the lyrics to all these songs.

Smells like Nostalgia: A Look at the Nirvana Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction

Zachariah Ezer | Posted 06.24.2014 | Entertainment
Zachariah Ezer

While it's no surprise that Nirvana was a popular choice, the coinciding of the Hall of Fame induction with the 20th Anniversary of Kurt Cobain's death, and the prospect of a Nirvana reunion has really brought out the worst in everyone.

No Brian Epstein? No Beatles!

Martin Lewis | Posted 04.15.2014 | Entertainment
Martin Lewis

Put simply -- The Beatles changed the world. But Brian Epstein's gift was that he changed them. And gave them the pathway to reach us.

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and What It Really Means

Chris Frantz | Posted 06.14.2014 | Entertainment
Chris Frantz

Yes, we really did eat the chili at CBGB's and believe me, it was pretty tasty.

Nirvana, Kiss And The E Street Band Join Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame

AP | DAVID BAUDER | Posted 04.12.2014 | Entertainment

NEW YORK (AP) — Kiss made up, but its music went unheard. Nirvana used four women rockers to sing Kurt Cobain's songs. And Bruce Springsteen's E Str...

Yes, Hell Has Frozen Over

The Huffington Post | Stephanie Marcus | Posted 04.11.2014 | Celebrity

Hell has officially frozen over and now pigs can fly. It's common knowledge that Courtney Love and Dave Grohl like each other as much as prom quee...

Top 10 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony Performance Moments

Gregory S. Harris | Posted 06.10.2014 | Entertainment
Gregory S. Harris

For one night, a diverse mix of artists come together to pay homage to their heroes and for that brief moment, time stops and rock and roll magic comes alive. There have been hundreds of magical moments, here are 10 of them.

Finding Rock and Roll Nirvana. Or at Least One of Their Dads.

Lance Gould | Posted 06.10.2014 | Entertainment
Lance Gould

I personally found Nirvana on a remote Eastern European island so small its name could accommodate only two letters.

Everyone Snubs Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame

AP | CHRIS TALBOTT | Posted 06.09.2014 | Entertainment

Graciousness is not always high on the list of attributes you find in successful rock 'n' roll stars. Because of this, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame...

The Boss' Next Big Gig

AP | Posted 04.01.2014 | Entertainment

NEW YORK (AP) — Bruce Springsteen, Stevie Nicks, Carrie Underwood, Chris Martin: The stars are turning out to salute the 2014 Rock and Roll Hall of ...

At Least One Nirvana Member Can't Take Part In Hall Of Fame Induction

Posted 03.24.2014 | Entertainment

It takes a significant contribution to popular culture to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Not even a former Nirvana drummer makes the...

KISS Speaks Out On Rock Hall Snub

AP | MESFIN FEKADU | Posted 03.16.2014 | Entertainment

NEW YORK (AP) — Paul Stanley of Kiss wants to shout it out loud: The band is miffed at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame for not inducting members Eric...

THE HEART OF IT ALL

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 03.04.2014 | Travel

We know, we know: Ohio is an ultra-important swing state. But this place is much more than a political pawn. Ohio is also more than just "the Midwest....

2013: Music's Year of Living Dangerously

J. Edward Keyes | Posted 02.22.2014 | Entertainment
J. Edward Keyes

Appraising the musical landscape over the course of the last year, the albums that seemed most interesting were the ones that strayed furthest from familiar paths.

Hall & Oates Are Genuine Rock Stars in My Book

Christopher Cross | Posted 02.22.2014 | Entertainment
Christopher Cross

I think the way Yacht Rock has grown, garnering fans across the world and even celebrity fans like my buddy, Jimmy Fallon, is proof the that the sound Hall & Oates played such a big part in creating is truly a page in Rock and Roll lore.

My Kiss Years: A Reflection and Celebration of Their Induction Into the Rock Hall of Fame

Cynthia Dagnal-Myron | Posted 02.17.2014 | Entertainment
Cynthia Dagnal-Myron

That first time remains my fondest memory of all. They scared the bejabbers out of the adults we passed -- quite deliberately -- on their way to the place where the contest would be held.