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Not known for subtlety, Lady Gaga made food for thought literal when she arrived at the 2010 MTV Video Music Awards sporting her infamous meat dress. That year, she won five awards, including Video of the Year for “Bad Romance ...Categories: Inside the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Exhibit, History of Rock and Roll, Exclusive Interviews
The New York Times once declared that Darlene Love's “thunderbolt voice is as embedded in the history of rock and roll as Eric Clapton's guitar or Bob Dylan's lyrics.” A bold statement, but fitting for popular music ...Categories: History of Rock and Roll, Hall of Fame, Inductee, Today in Rock, Exclusive Interviews
In 1975, New Jersey native Bruce Springsteen was hailed as the new Dylan, the next great rock poet, the music's last prophet of social relevance. His picture graced the covers of Time and Newsweek (the same week, no less ...Categories: Inductee, Songs That Shaped Rock and Roll
“Wanna die today? Wanna die today?” The Damned’s Captain Sensible and I are standing on a secluded stretch of sidewalk in Croydon, South London, just a stone’s throw from his childhood home, and we’re being mugged.
In 2010, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame honored Fats Domino and Dave Bartholomew as part of its annual Music Masters series saluting pioneering figures from the past half century. Among the many who took part in that weeklong ...Categories: American Music Masters, History of Rock and Roll, Exclusive Interviews
On August 15, 1965, the Beatles performed before a crowd of more than 55,000 ecstatic fans in New York City’s Shea Stadium. That’s a lot of screaming.
The legendary performance was the first ever in a major ...Categories: Inside the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Exhibit, Today in Rock, Rock's Greatest Guitar Players, The Beatles, Inductee, Hall of Fame
Rolling Stones’ guitarist Keith Richards recently opened up about the genre he calls “the original music form in the world.”
“I recognize power when I see it,” Richards told Esquire magazine in an interview published in August 2015. “There's ...Categories: Inductee, Exhibit, History of the Blues, Rock's Greatest Guitar Players, Event, The Beatles, Rolling Stones, Hall of Fame
During a recent tour stop in Cleveland, Ohio, we caught up with 2014 Hall of Fame Inductee, much-lauded solo artist, E Street Band guitarist and incredible storyteller Nils Lofgren who shared how he first became interested in playing the guitar ...Categories: Inductee, History of Rock and Roll, Rock's Greatest Guitar Players, Event, Jimi Hendrix, The Beatles, Rolling Stones, Exclusive Interviews