Beatles Bandmates Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr Share the Stage at Inductions
Bill Withers, Stevie Wonder, John Legend and a Rare Performance at the 2015 Inductions
A Moving Tribute to the Late Lou Reed at the 2015 Hall of Fame Inductions
Green Day Delivers Punk Rock Blast of Dookie-era Hits
Double Trouble's Electrifying Showcase with Jimmie Vaughan, John Mayer, Gary Clark Jr and Doyle Bramhall II
Dave Grohl joins Joan Jett and the Blackhearts for Surprise Induction Performance
The Rock Hall's Guide to the Essential "5" Royales Songs
The Rock Hall's Guide to the Essential Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble Songs
Percy Sledge and the Southern Soul Revolution
The Rock Hall's Guide to the Essential Bill Withers Songs
In 1970, Lou Reed quit the Velvet Underground at the end of a nine-week performance residency at the famous rock club Max’s Kansas City (in New York City), leaving the VU album Loaded recorded but unmixed; and leaving the ...Categories: Inductee, Exhibit, History of Rock and Roll, Event
Rock's Greatest Guitar Players,
History of Rock and Roll,
Hall of Fame
“Ain’t No Sunshine”
The song that set the framework for the Bill Withers sound with its sparse arrangement, direct, no-frills lyric and in-the-pocket groove.
“I was one of those kids who was smaller than all ...
Rock's Greatest Guitar Players,
History of the Blues,
History of Rock and Roll
“Baby Don’t Do It”
From the first rolling piano chords through the soaring vocals and swinging horn arrangement, this first “5” Royales appearance on the charts signals that they are here to rock and take no prisoners.
The 2015 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductee exhibit opens April 11, 2015, and will feature amazing stories and incredible pieces from this year's class: The Paul Butterfield Blues Band, the "5" Royales, Green Day, Joan Jett and ...Categories: Inside the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, History of Punk, History of Rock and Roll, The Beatles, Inductee, Hall of Fame, Exhibit
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame celebrates gospel music every day at the Museum as one of the essential musical roots of rock and roll. Three gospel performers who have had a profound influence on popular music have been ...Categories: Event
This week, millions of music fans, pop culture mavens and dedicated viewers tuned in to the star-studded 2015 Grammy Awards. Over the course of more than three hours, the ceremony offered up a whirlwind of performances – nearly two dozen, in ...Categories: Inside the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Exhibit, History of Rock and Roll, The Beatles, Inductee, Hall of Fame, Madonna, Songs That Shaped Rock and Roll
In the pantheon of rock and roll's greatest guitarists, there is a cadre of fabled axemen who consistently bubble to the top, including such Hall of Fame Inductees as Jeff Beck, Chuck Berry, Eric Clapton, Jimi Hendrix, Robert Johnson ...Categories: Inductee, Exhibit, History of Rock and Roll, Rock's Greatest Guitar Players, Jimi Hendrix, Hall of Fame
Recently, former Black Flag frontman, solo artist and writer Henry Rollins shared his top 10 underground songs of all time with Esquire magazine. So what does that have to do with Cleveland's rock history? Turns out, a lot.
Mid-70s ...Categories: Inside the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, History of Punk, History of Rock and Roll, Exclusive Interviews