Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
  • Chuck D on Kiss: 'They Deserve to be Inducted' in Rock Hall

    April 10, 2014 4:15 PM ET
     |  Jon Blistein

    Public Enemy's Chuck D had high praise for Kiss ahead of their induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, telling Billboard, "Personally, I always felt Kiss deserved to be inducted." While ostensibly just high praise from one of last year's inductees to a future Rock Hall member, the MC's comments come on the heels of a recent interview with Radio.com in which Kiss bassist Gene Simmons questioned whether hip-hop acts belong in the Rock Hall. 20 Artists Eligible for the Roc...  | More »

  • Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Radio to Take Over SiriusXM's Classic Vinyl

    April 10, 2014 3:15 PM ET
     |  Jon Blistein

    SiriusXM's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Radio channel will move from its normal home on the SiriusXM Internet Radio App to the Classic Vinyl station, channel 26, starting Thursday April 10th at 5 p.m. ET, and running through Sunday, April 13th. During its limited run, the Rock Hall station will offer listeners music and exclusive content from this year's inductees: Peter Gabriel, Kiss, Nirvana, Daryl Hall and John Oates, Linda Ronstadt, Cat Stevens and the E Street Band. Check ...  | More »

  • Tom Morello Looks Ahead to Kiss Rock Hall Induction

    April 10, 2014 1:20 PM ET
     |  Patrick Doyle

    Tom Morello first saw Kiss play when he was 12 years old and attended their shows religiously during his formative years. Tonight his life comes full circle when he inducts the band into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. We spoke to Morello about his favorite moments in Kisstory, watching them rehearse for the reunion tour, what it's like to describe a Kiss show to Bruce Springsteen and why he hopes the band drama doesn't get in the way of their own induction. Are you excited for the...  | More »

  • Metallica's Lars Ulrich Wants Deep Purple in Rock Hall

    April 9, 2014 12:15 PM ET
     |  Kory Grow

    Metallica entered the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2009, the second year they were eligible and first year they were nominated. Nirvana are entering the Hall this year, the first year they have been eligible, a decision Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich supports, but he still has some hopes for one artist who has been eligible for two decades now. "I'm not gonna get into the politics or all that stuff, but I got two words to say: 'Deep Purple,'" he tells Rolling Stone – repe...  | More »

  • Photos: 20 Classic Artists Still Not in the Rock Hall

    April 9, 2014 9:35 AM ET

    These stars are still waiting for the induction call  | More »

  • 20 Acts Eligible for the Rock Hall Next

    April 8, 2014 2:10 PM ET
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  • Photos: 26 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Reunions That Actually Happened

    April 7, 2014 2:30 PM ET

    Watch videos of every single Hall of Fame reunion - from Cream to Talking Heads  | More »

  • Yusuf Islam on His Rock Hall of Fame Honor

    April 4, 2014 2:00 PM ET
     |  Yusuf/Cat Stevens

    The announcement of my enrollment into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame will certainly bring happiness to a lot of my loyal fans, and fulfillment to all those who have long campaigned for it – not to mention how kinda tickled it makes me feel too. Look back at Yusuf Islam's road to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame But the happiest of all will be those curious characters and dusty vinyl discs that have been hiding in the shadows and waiting around all these years. I can see Teaser now...  | More »

  • Rock Hall CEO Talks Fights and Kiss' Wrath

    April 4, 2014 12:20 PM ET
     |  Andy Greene

    It's less than a week until the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's induction ceremony at Brooklyn's Barclays Center, and the organizations's President and CEO Joel Peresman is having trouble getting a good night's sleep. "Some nights I wake up at 4 a.m. and write down notes for the next day," he says from his midtown Manhattan office. "There are so many elements to deal with beyond what's on the stage. I have to deal with seating, selling tickets, the various parties i...  | More »

  • Ace Frehley on Kiss' Crazy Ride to the Hall of Fame

    December 17, 2013 5:50 PM ET
     |  Andy Greene

    The past few days have been a crazy roller coaster ride for Kiss guitarist Ace Frehley. One of his houses burned to the ground in suburban New York earlier this week, and late last night he learned that Kiss were finally inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. He called up Rolling Stone to chat about the honor and the possibility of the classic lineup of Kiss reuniting for the occasion.   Trace Kiss' (long) road to the Rock Hall in photos How are you doing, Ace?I'm...  | More »

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