Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
Five new acts will be inducted in 2018, but two biggies have missed out.
Radiohead aren’t too keen on the honour though.
Six legendary acts are being inducted next year.
The diverse list features Pearl Jam, Kraftwerk, Janet Jackson and more.
Featuring NWA sticking it to Gene Simmons & more.
Five influential new acts will be inducted in April.
Nine Inch Nails, N.W.A., The Smiths and Chic are among 15 influential acts who have been announced as nominees for the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame‘s class of 2016. Nine Inch Nails, N.W.A. and The Smiths all missed out on being inducted into the Hall Of Fame in 2015, despite being eligible for the
The 2015 inductees into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame have officially been announced with Lou Reed, Green Day and Joan Jett leading next year’s class as Nine Inch Nails, The Smiths and Sting all missed the cut. 2015 marks the first year of eligibility for pop punkers Green Day, whose debut EP 1,000
The Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame has revealed the nominees up for possible induction into 2015 and it’s an impressive span of seminal bands and artists across various genres. The list is topped by two ’90s icons, industrial rock titans Nine Inch Nails and classic pop punker’s Green Day. NIN broke into the mainstream
Lorde has responded to Australian rapper Iggy Azalea‘s criticism of her performance at Nirvana‘s Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony. After the Kiwi singer fronted a performance of All Apologies at the ceremony, Azalea stated that she thought the collaboration was inappropriate. “Nothing against her, but I think when you’re doing a tribute
“Lorde is not Kurt Cobain’s peer.”
Footage of Nirvana‘s segment from the official broadcast of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame‘s class of 2014 induction ceremony has been released online, featuring a video reel tribute to the group, their induction by REM‘s Michael Stipe, acceptance speeches, and the band’s performance. After a reel featuring extensive audio of Nirvana’s late frontman
Former Nirvana drummer and current Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl has opened up about the hug with Courtney Love, the widow of late Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain, which took place during Nirvana’s induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in April. In a new interview with The Hollywood Reporter, Grohl has revealed the
Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Foundation CEO and President Joel Peresman says KISS frontman Paul Stanley has been “almost borderline racist” during his recent criticisms of the Rock Hall, citing alleged remarks that hip-hop artists shouldn’t be inducted because they don’t play instruments. Speaking to Radio.com, Peresman was asked about KISS bassist Gene Simmons‘
In addition to unveiling a teaser trailer for the Foo Fighters’ upcoming documentary series, HBO have offered music fans more rock goodness by sharing clips of their recent three-hour 2014 Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame induction special, including footage of Joan Jett performing with Nirvana. The full special was broadcast over the weekend, giving
Two former members of hard rock band Heart are suing the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame for using their likenesses whilst promoting the 2013 induction ceremony, even though they were not inducted. One of the complainants, bassist Mark Andes, is also currently suing Led Zeppelin for plagiarism. Andes and drummer Dennis Carmassi were members
Last month, Courtney Love did what she did best and stirred controversy by putting down Bruce Springsteen‘s sax appeal. The Hole rocker insisted saxophones don’t belong in rock and roll during a rant which she has now revealed to Pitchfork, resulted in letters of apology being written. “Unfortunately, there was my slip of the tongue,
Krist Novoselic has said he had to buy a Nirvana bass-tabs book before the band’s 2014 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction performance so that he could relearn how to play the songs. The Nirvana bassist along with drummer Dave Grohl have given a few behind-the-scenes insights into the band’s one-night-only reunion to Rolling
Following his band’s recent induction into the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame, which was capped off with a performance featuring a slew of notable frontwomen including the likes of Joan Jett, Kim Gordon, St Vincent and Lorde (followed later by a “secret show” at a Brooklyn club), Nirvana bassist Krist Novoselic has explained the