The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony used to be a drunken, freewheeling event that would stretch to all hours of the night, today it is an arena rock spectacle stunning moments that won’t soon be forgotten.
“They spoke the truth, and people listened,” presenter Michael Stipe said. “This was not just pop music.”
“Stop Draggin’ My Heart Around” isn’t the same without Tom Petty, though.
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame will induct its newest members Thursday night amidst rumors Joan Jett might be performing for the late Kurt Cobain with the surviving members of Nirvana.
She’s jammed with the Foo Fighters, and produced Pat Smear’s ex-band, so it makes sense.
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has just announced most of the presenters for this year’s induction ceremony, taking place at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center on April 10.
To celebrate the 20th anniversary of Cobain’s death and the band’s upcoming induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, The Fine Brothers set out to gauge reactions from teens who were too young to understand Nirvana.
Last week, it was reported that the former Nirvana drummer, who played on their classic debut album, Bleach, would be inducted. Unfortunately, that has turned out to be untrue.
Billy Joel rules New York. Prince has got a lock on Minnesota. But who takes hold of Washington? Hint, it’s someone who’s not nearly as cool as Nirvana.
At age 19, it’s safe to say he has joined the ranks of these well known musicians who have all been arrested before they turned 25. From disorderly conduct to attempted murder, you won’t believe what some of these guys got arrested for.