From the Big Pink to the Waldorf Astoria: A Brief History of "The Weight"
Songs That Shaped Rock and Roll: "Like a Virgin"
From the Late Show to Lake Erie: Making Heavy Metal History with Metallica
Who's Next: 2012 inductee Glyn Johns Shares the Incredible Story of The Who's 1971 album
5 Songs That Define the Sounds of the 1990s
Paul Simon Looks Back at "Bridge Over Troubled Water"
Where did Joe DiMaggio go? Paul Simon tells the story of "Mrs. Robinson"
A Visual History of the Everly Brothers
Donovan Pays Tribute to the Everly Brothers During Music Masters Week
Songs That Shaped Rock and Roll: "Fever"
To preview 2012 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductee Glyn Johns' interview at the Rock Hall Library and Archives on Saturday, November 15 at 4 pm, we have an excerpt from Johns' new book, SOUND MAN: A Life Recording ...Categories: Inductee, Library and Archives, Event
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductees Tom Dowd, Berry Gordy Jr., Les Paul, Sam Phillips and Phil Spector represent a 1950s and 1960s "recordist canon," pioneers of maverick recording methodologies responsible for shaping the sound of classic rock and ...Categories: Inductee, History of Punk, History of Rock and Roll, Event, Education, Exclusive Interviews
Who was Mrs. Roosevelt and what's her relation to Mrs. Robinson? Where did Joe DiMaggio go? Where does Paul Simon come up with his lyrics?
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"So goodbye to Mrs. Roosevelt, all along the road down to glory hallelujah," Simon ...
The Godfather of Soul, James Brown, revered Little Willie John, having opened shows for John early on and later recorded an entire album of his tunes, the 1968 tribute Thinking About Little Willie John and a Few Nice Things. Brown ...Categories: Inductee, Exhibit, History of Rock and Roll, History of the Blues, Elvis Presley, The Beatles, Hall of Fame, Songs That Shaped Rock and Roll
British music magazine NME recently published a feature asking more than two dozen performers what are the songs they'd wish they had written. The responses gathered from artists young and old, across genres, included nods to the likes of ...Categories: Inductee, Exhibit, History of Rock and Roll, Bob Dylan, Rock's Greatest Guitar Players, Hall of Fame, Jimi Hendrix, Exclusive Interviews
What was it like being in the studio with Metallica as they recorded some of their earliest albums: Ride the Lightning, Master of Puppets and … And Justice For All? Producer Flemming Rasmussen knows. Tapped by James Hetfield, Lars Ulrich, Kirk ...Categories: Inside the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Exhibit, History of Rock and Roll, Rock's Greatest Guitar Players, Inductee, Exclusive Interviews
This summer as rock and roll fans gather at musical festivals around the globe, the Rock Hall is celebrating the the greatest music festivals in history, the biggest and baddest music festivals of today and the fans who make Common ...Categories: Inside the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Exhibit, The Grateful Dead, Elvis Presley, The Beatles, Rolling Stones, The Greatest Festivals in Rock and Roll History, Inductee, Hall of Fame
Recently, I gave a presentation at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Library and Archives about my books on 1960s folk-rock. Most of it was centered around rare film clips, but I was also asked to talk a bit ...Categories: Inductee, History of Rock and Roll, Bob Dylan, Rock's Greatest Guitar Players, Hall of Fame, Library and Archives