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A.V. Club Milwaukee

The music industry plays itself at the 2015 Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Ceremony
A.V. Club Milwaukee
Induction Ceremony, 12:47 a.m.— It's the end of the 2015 Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame Induction Ceremony, and Ringo Starr is strolling around the stage wondering what the hell is going on. He just finished performing a cover of the song “Boys,” and was ...
Which Current Artists Have The Best Chance Of Making The Rock And Roll Hall ...UPROXX (blog)
Why the aerospace industry should watch the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame ...Washington Business Journal (blog)
Joan Jett: These days, 'everything rocks except rock'Los Angeles Times
cleveland.com (blog)
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WKYT

Kentucky Speedway to host country, rock music festival
WKYT
Sparta, KY- The Kentucky Speedway in Sparta will host the NiFi music festival August 28-30th and some major artists are set to perform. Nitro Fidelity, a California-based entertainment group, and Speedway Motorsports, Inc., the auto racing corporation ...
Ky. Speedway draws big names for 1st music festThe Courier-Journal
Miranda Lambert, Hank Williams Jr. Headline New Country-Rock FestRollingStone.com
New KY music festival lineup runs the gamutCincinnati.com
WCPO -Louisville.com (press release) (registration)
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BLABBERMOUTH.NET

METALLICA Producer BOB ROCK Wasn't Aware He Was Creating Music History ...
BLABBERMOUTH.NET
Asked if he was aware that he was creating "music history" when he worked on METALLICA's mega-selling self-titled album in 1990 and 1991, Rock responded: "No, not at all. Maybe they were, but I wasn't. I was really… That's early on in my production ...


ROCK MUSIC MENU: Was B.B. King murdered?
The Delaware County Daily Times
Though they made up at last year's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony, the previous 20 years between the Nirvana frontman's bandmates, Dave Grohl and Krist Novoselic, and his widow, Courtney Love, was filled with bad blood as to how ...

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Houston Press

Looking Back at When Rock Music Was Under Attack By the PMRC
Houston Press
Rock music has been blamed for the moral decay of young people since its very beginning, with parents and various authorities fearing that listening to rock and roll might cause white kids to explore black music and the perceived dangers that entailed, ...


The New Yorker

The World Needs Female Rock Critics
The New Yorker
They're just so archetypal, so very rock and roll—and that, I find, can be a difficult thing to admire. Rock music has rarely offered women the same tangible promise of social rebellion and sexual freedom that it has given men—though plenty of women ...
Jessica Hopper's The First Collection of Criticism by a Living Female Rock ...National Post

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New York Daily News

Avid rock fans weigh in on top 10 drummers of all time
New York Daily News
In the realm of definitive list, “best of” anything polls have started wars at the dinner table and pin-drop-silent treatments. Moreover, when the genre of rock music is thrown into pit of fiery critics, fans with unique tastes should prepare for the ...

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Randy Johnson immersed in photography, rock music this summer
FOXSports.com
Since retiring from baseball, former Arizona Diamondback pitcher Randy Johnson has been doing a lot of photography. In fact, Johnson, who majored in photojournalism at USC and has his own website showcasing his work, is shooting several concerts this ...


Wall Street Journal (blog)

Music on TV: 'Aquarius' and Charles Manson's Rock Star Dreams
Wall Street Journal (blog)
When TV producer John McNamara (“Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman,” “In Plain Sight”) first conceived of his new show “Aquarius,” it was originally supposed to be a quintet of novels that told the story of a World War II-era cop working ...

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UPROXX (blog)

Here Are The Top 20 One-Hit Wonders Of '90s Alternative Rock
UPROXX (blog)
The 1990s were the pinnacle for alternative rock. After all, the very name of the genre is owed to the fact that these sorts of bands were seen as the alternative to the prevailing rock music of the late '80s, when hair metal still reigned supreme ...

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