Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
  • Photos: Cat Stevens' Road to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

    December 16, 2013 11:25 PM ET

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  • Vote for the 2014 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductees

    October 16, 2013 12:05 AM ET
     |  Rolling Stone

    The nominees for the 2014 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame are in, and for the second consecutive year, the public gets to vote alongside the artists, historians and music industry insiders of the Rock Hall voting body. From now until December 10th, fans can vote on RollingStone.com for the nominees they'd like to see inducted. The top five acts will comprise a "fan's ballot" that will count as one of the more than 600 ballots that determine the Class of 2014. //  | More »

  • Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Nominees: Nirvana, Hall and Oates and More

    October 16, 2013 12:05 AM ET
     |  Andy Greene

    The nominations for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's Class of 2014 are in, and the list includes Nirvana, Kiss, the Replacements and Hall and Oates. The rest of this year's hopefuls are the Paul Butterfield Blues Band, Chic, Deep Purple, Peter Gabriel, LL Cool J, N.W.A, Link Wray, the Meters, Linda Ronstadt, Cat Stevens, Yes and the Zombies. The top vote-getters will be inducted in April at a ceremony in New York City.  Vote for the 2014 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Nominees Fo...  | More »

  • Rolling Stones to Be Honored by Rock Hall

    September 5, 2013 12:52 PM ET
     |  Jon Blistein

    The Rolling Stones will be honored at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's 18th Annual Music Masters Series, which begins October 21st and runs through the 26th in Cleveland. Dubbed "It's Only Rock 'n Roll (But I Like It): The Music of the Rolling Stones," this year's series will feature a week of interviews, panels, films and other educational programs, concluding with a conference at the Rock Hall about the Rolling Stones' impact on pop music, followed by a tribute con...  | More »

  • Video: Weekend Rock Question: Who Should Be Inducted Next Into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame?

    April 19, 2013 3:00 PM ET

    The 2013 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony is less than a day behind us, but our thoughts are already turning to next year. Long overdue acts like Rush, Randy Newman and Donna Summer got in last night, but who should be next? Chuck D told us he wants to see NWA and De La Soul get the nod, while Tom Morello wants to see the MC5, Peter Gabriel and the New York Dolls make it.  Rock and Roll Hall of Fame: Rolling Stone's Complete Coverage Now we have a question for you: wh...  | More »

  • Q&A: Dave Grohl Calls Rush's Induction 'One of the Most Special Nights of My Life'

    April 19, 2013 1:45 PM ET
     |  Patrick Doyle

    After inducting Rush into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and rocking with them onstage, Dave Grohl and fellow Foo Fighter Taylor Hawkins reflected on the experience with Rolling Stone backstage at L.A.'s Nokia Theatre.  What was it like to actually play with Rush?It's terrifying to play your favorite band's song in front of your favorite band. It's one thing to sit in the basement and woodshed 2112, and its another to stand in front of Rush in a fuckin...  | More »

  • Video: Lou Adler: Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction 'Really Matters'

    April 19, 2013 1:35 PM ET

    Lou Adler has won Grammys and worked with greats like Sam Cooke and Carole King in his storied career, but the producer and owner of Los Angeles' venerable Roxy Theatre had to wait until last night to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. "It's a real nice feeling, you know, no matter what you think about it," Adler said. "Every year goes by, if you don't make it, you just say, 'Well, it doesn't matter.' But it really matters, and you find that out whe...  | More »

  • Video: Booker T. Jones: 'I'm Completely Reborn Now in the Music'

    April 19, 2013 1:25 PM ET

    At the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony last night, 1992 inductee Booker T. Jones said fellow performer Gary Clark Jr. will appear on Jones' upcoming album, Sound the Alarm. "The reason I think Gary and I clicked is because his roots are from Austin, Texas," Jones, the former leader of the Stax Records house band, told Rolling Stone. "He was raised by the old blues guys down on Congress Avenue . . . We both are just blues aficionados." Booker T. Jones, Justin Timberl...  | More »

  • Video: Rush's Geddy Lee: 'Strong Honesty' Links Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's 2013 Class

    April 19, 2013 1:05 PM ET

    The members of Rush are rethinking the idea that their overdue induction to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame was more for their fans than for them. "We've been saying for a long time, for years, that this isn't a big deal," said drummer Neil Peart. "Turns out it kind of is." Frontman Geddy Lee called the band's induction alongside Public Enemy, Heart and Randy Newman a "celebration of popular art," adding, "There's a really interesting thread through a lot of the artists to...  | More »

  • Video: Randy Newman Defends Disco at Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction

    April 19, 2013 1:00 PM ET

    Though Randy Newman doesn't evoke the image of a traditional rocker, with tuneful, mordant piano songs, the proflic singer-songwriter got his due from the rock world last night with his induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. "It's an honor and it means something to the public," Newman said. "And whatever means something to them means a great deal to me." Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction 2013: Rush (And Fans) Fight the Power As an inductee from outside rock's ...  | More »

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