Stories of Rock

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The Induction Ceremony returns to Cleveland in 2018

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony Cleveland Green Day
Look out Cleveland!

Revolutions: Ramones "Ramones"

The Ramones Album Cover Ramones Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Revolutions
It's loud. It's fast. It's one of the greatest debut albums of all time.

A Tribute to Prince

Prince Performing Onstage at the Induction Ceremony 2004 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
In honor of Prince's electrifying music and legacy onstage, we've created a tribute to him with footage from his 2004 Induction Ceremony. Watch and sing along.

40 Years of The Misfits: An Interview with Jerry Only

Jerry Only of the Misfits Gives the Rock Hall an Exclusive Interview
Exclusive 40th anniversary Misfits interview with founding member Jerry Only. 

Revolutions: Pearl Jam's "Ten"

Pearl Jam 1991 Rockers with Debut Album Ten Rock Hall Revolutions
1991 was a pivotal year for rock 'n' roll, thanks in no small part to Pearl Jam's uncompromising debut album Ten.

Memories of Inductions Past

Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day performing at the 2015 Rock Hall Inductions
What were the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame's Induction Ceremonies like before they were broadcast on television? Writer Andy Schwartz reveals some of his favorite Induction memories.

New Voices in Rock: Margaret Glaspy

New Voices in Rock Feature of Margaret Glaspy with the Rock Hall
Thoughtful and passionate musician Margaret Glaspy is interested in making music that adds to the storytelling tradition of singers and songwriters before her.

Revolutions: Patti Smith's "Horses"

Black and White Image of Patti Smith Performing
In 1974 clubs like CBGBs were a haven for the artistic underground in lower Manhattan. Here you could experience the rush of unapologetic rock that took no prisoners. Here, Patti Smith was a fixture.