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Stories of Rock

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.

New Voices in Rock: Lydia Loveless

Rock Hall Front Plaza View Long Live Rock Letters
Lydia Loveless is a rising Alt Country star that's not afraid to open up lyrically or with the Rock Hall team in our New Voices in Rock video series.

The Memphis Music Scene & Making Human Connections to Music Through Take Me to the River

Bobby Rush At the Rock Hall Take Me to the River Panel
Take Me to the River tells the story of human connection facilitated by music. Experience the Rock Hall's event through our guest writer Esther M. Morgan-Ellis.

Rock Hall 2017 Live

The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame 32nd Induction Ceremony
The speeches. The performances. The night we've all been waiting for. The live updates to rock's biggest night are here.

Rock 'n' Roll High School Rock Off's Final Exam Is Here

Ohio Band Assualt Playing in the High School Rock Off at the Rock Hall
Some bands made their big break before graduation. With the High School Rock Off's Final Exam days away, we look at the fortunate situations that helped other stars launch their careers.

Revolutions: The Jimi Hendrix Experience's 'Are You Experienced?'

Are You Experienced Album Cover Color
The Jimi Hendrix Experience's Are You Experienced? album created a blueprint for the fuzzed-out psychedelic rock that consumed the displaced and pierced popular rock and roll in the side.

The 2017 Rock Hall Film Series Preview

Like rock & roll? You'll probably like our rock & roll film series too. Learn more about which films we're showing this year.

Interview with Valerie June

Valerie June Interview
Musician Valerie June produces some of the most interesting sounds heard in recent years. We had the chance to ask her a few questions about her inspirations, what's next for the country scene and more.