From Billy Joel's heavy-metal duo to Madonna's post-punk act and Neil Young's Motown outfit, these are the primordial groups that rock forgot
Watch the newest Hall of Fame inductees play "You're All I've Got Tonight" at the sole festival appearance of their brief reunion tour
The frontman shares memories of his late friend and bandmate Benjamin Orr, and reveals he's got songs for a possible new Cars album
Robinson essentially retired from the music business when the Cars split in 1987, but says he's eager to perform at the induction ceremony
The Moody Blues, the Cars also selected, as well as Sister Rosetta Tharpe as an Early Influence
LL Cool J, Kate Bush, Dire Straits, the Moody Blues, Judas Priest among 19 possible inductees
New Wave outfit uncovers demos, unreleased tracks from second, third album
Journey, Janet Jackson, Depeche Mode, ELO, Chic, Joan Baez, the Zombies and the Cars among 19 possible inductees, with voting again open to fans
Your picks include 'Sledgehammer,' 'Billie Jean' and 'Hot for Teacher'
From 'Summertime Blues' to 'Beat This Summer'
Also: The Cars on 'Colbert' and Cage the Elephant on 'Leno'
After 24 years, the ultimate New Wave hit machine roars back onto the road
Adam Levine, David Bowie, Caleb Followill, Ric Ocasek, Axl Rose, Kanye West and more
'At some point something kinda cracked around 1987 and I didn't like it as much,' says Ric Ocasek
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