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Songs That Shaped Rock and Roll: "Pride (In the Name of Love)"

Wednesday, September 12: 11 a.m.
Posted by Rock Hall

Don't miss the Rock Hall's 14th annual free admission day in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on January 19!

U2 Pride in the Name of Love, album, single, Martin Luther King Jr. tribute

For its fifth album, 1984's The Unforgettable Fire, U2 switched producers, turning from the crisp style ...

Categories: Songs That Shaped Rock and Roll
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The Rock Hall in Graceland

Wednesday, March 14: 1 p.m.
Posted by Howard Kramer
ICON: The Influence of Elvis Presley is a new exhibit at Graceland

One of the strongest and most enduring relationships the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum has enjoyed is the one we have with Elvis Presley Enterprises/Graceland. As the Museum was being developed, Graceland was on board ...

Categories: Inductee, Exhibit
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Today In Rock: Bob Marley Is Born

Monday, February 6: 3 p.m.
Posted by Rock Hall
Bob Marley (2/6/45 – 5/11/81)

Born on February 6, 1945, Bob Marley was reggae's foremost practitioner and emissary, embodying its spirit and spreading its gospel to all corners of the globe. His extraordinary body of work embraces the stylistic spectrum of modern Jamaican music ...

Categories: Hall of Fame, Inductee, Today in Rock
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A Night Never to be Forgotten

Thursday, July 28: 11:41 a.m.
Posted by Jim Henke
Bono performs during final stop of the 360° Tour. Photo courtesy of Ivor Karabatkovic

U2 played the next-to-last show on their 360° World Tour on Tuesday at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh. I was fortunate to have been there to witness this amazing spectacle. The tour kicked off back in 2009, ostensibly in support of ...

Categories: Celebrity Sighting, Inductee, Today in Rock, Other, Event
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