Songs That Shaped Rock and Roll: "Stairway to Heaven"
Songs They Wish They'd Written with Ray Davies, Slash and St. Vincent
Los Angeles in the 60s: Beefeaters, Byrds, Buffalos and Folk-rock Supergroups
Songs That Shaped Rock and Roll: "That'll Be the Day"
Pop up!: The Fine Art of Rock and Roll Comes to Cleveland
In the Studio with Metallica Producer Flemming Rasmussen
Headbanger's Anthem: AC/DC's "Highway to Hell" Celebrates 35th Anniversary
New York Times vs. New York Mag: Beyoncé "Fashion Icon" Debate Heats Up
Songs That Shaped Rock and Roll: "Shining Star"
Fifty years ago, in 1964, a group of musicians – Roger McGuinn, David Crosby and Gene Clark – came together in Los Angeles, California, calling themselves the Beefeaters. By December of 1964, the Beefeaters had recruited Chris Hillman on bass guitar and ...Categories: Inside the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Exhibit, History of Rock and Roll, Bob Dylan, Rock's Greatest Guitar Players, Inductee, Hall of Fame, Songs That Shaped Rock and Roll
Buddy Holly embodied the well-mannered, first-generation rock and roll star. He aroused hysteria among teenagers, charting seven Top 10 singles in 1957 and 1958, but with his horn-rimmed glasses, bow tie, conservative haircut and winning smile, he wasn’t reviled ...Categories: Inductee, Exhibit, History of Rock and Roll, Rock's Greatest Guitar Players, Hall of Fame, Songs That Shaped Rock and Roll
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum and Case Western Reserve University will honor rock and roll pioneers the Everly Brothers during the 19th Annual Music Masters® series this October. Don and Phil Everly were inducted into the ...Categories: Inductee, Event
"Bye Bye Love" galvanized not one but three creative teams. Don and Phil Everly were floundering prior to this first hit single. "Bye Bye Love" was also the biggest hit to date for husband-and- wife songwriters Boudleaux and Felice Bryant ...Categories: Inductee, Songs That Shaped Rock and Roll
This past weekend, we headed for the rolling hills of Southeastern Ohio for the 10th annual Nelsonville Music Festival. Family-friendly, ecologically-minded and produced by the non-profit Stuart's Opera House, the festival aims to have an impact on the region ...Categories: Exhibit
Linda Ronstadt dominated popular music in the 1970s with a voice of tremendous range and power. She was one of the most important voices in the creation of country rock, in part because she understood how to sing traditional country ...Categories: Hall of Fame, Inductee, Rolling Stones, Songs That Shaped Rock and Roll
Although it originated in Ireland, the tune and melody of "Londonderry Air" is known worldwide, its flowing cadence inextricably linked to Irish heritage. When English lawyer and songwriter Frederic Weatherly was introduced to the tune in 1913, he recast lyrics ...Categories: Inductee, Exhibit, History of Rock and Roll, History of the Blues, Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Songs That Shaped Rock and Roll
What happens when two musical giants collide, when two Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductees defying genres and generations share the stage? On October 28, 1970 just that happened on Johnny Cash's TV variety show, when he welcomed ...Categories: Inductee, Exhibit, History of Rock and Roll, History of the Blues, Hall of Fame, Johnny Cash