Songs That Shaped Rock and Roll: "My Girl"
In the Museum: The Who's Roger Daltrey
Punk Goes Acoustic: Glen Matlock (Sex Pistols) and Sylvain Sylvain (New York Dolls) Bring Sex Doll Tour to Rock Hall
Johnny Cash Performs with Louis Armstrong in Rare TV Performance
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Announces Ticket Sales for 2014 Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony
On her 81st birthday, Yoko Ono Opens Up in Interview
Rare Photo Collection of Grammy Award-winning Harmonica Player Sugar Blue Unveiled
50 Years Ago: Beatlemania and the Instruments that Conquered America
On the Beatles 50th Anniversary, Sean Ono Lennon Plays "Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds"
A Beatles' Dozen: 12 Memorable Rock Songs Covered by the Beatles
Women who rock know how to rock a look. From Bessie Smith and Ma Rainey to Janelle Monáe and Lady Gaga, the ladies who have made the music that moves us have used fashion – clothes, makeup, hairdos, hats, jewels ...Categories: Hall of Fame, Inductee, Exhibit, Event
All I could think when we got a call from Joan Jett’s management offering the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum Jett’s first car was “Where are we going to put it?”
Finding room for the ...Categories: Exhibit
The handwritten lyrics to Janet Jackson’s 1989 song “Rhythm Nation” are currently on display in the Museum’s Women Who Rock exhibit: With music by our side/to break the color lines/let’s work together/to improve our ...Categories: Inductee, Exhibit, Education
The rockabilly field of the 1950s wasn’t exactly crowded with female performers, but Wanda Jackson didn’t let that stop her from making her mark. Born on October 20, 1937, she emerged from a small town in Oklahoma to ...Categories: Hall of Fame, Inductee, Exhibit, Exclusive Interviews
"The Fabulous Girl Groups" is the third installment in a special series that highlights the evolution of women in music by placing their accomplishments, inspirations and influence in the context of the eras that shaped their sounds and messages. "America ...Categories: Inductee, Exhibit, Education, Foster Theatre, Rock and Roll Night School
"America's Foremothers" is the first installment in a special series that highlights the evolution of women in music by placing their accomplishments, inspirations and influence in the context of the eras that shaped their sounds and messages.
Between 1920 ...Categories: Hall of Fame, Inductee, Exhibit
Photo: Lauren Onkey, Laura Greenwich Weiner, Jean Thomas, Mikie Harris, Paul Schaffer, Susan Collins, and Seymour Stein
Guest blog courtesy of 2011 Summer Teacher Institute participant Sarah Dougher, educator at Portland State University and at the Rock ‘n’ Roll Camp for Girls in Portland.
One thing about exploring the history of women is that in order to ...