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Music Masters 2016: The songs take center stage as Rock Hall pays ...
CLEVELAND, Ohio – Johnny Cash's influence cut across just about every musical genre, and that surely showed Friday night as the Rock & Roll of Fame paid ...

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Rock Music Fails To Chart In Hot 100, But Americana Has A Breakthrough Week
No rock The big musical tent that is Americana had its best sales week ever, even as rock music failed to find even a single slot on Billboard's mainstream Hot 100 radio chart. The exception: rock with a heavy dose of EDM.

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Rock music fans pioneer route to a cashless future in Japan
The Denver Post
For the first time at Japan's Fuji Rock Festival this summer, concert goers like 37-year-old information technology worker Ai Okuyama were able to use tap-to-pay cards to buy food and beer as they mingled amid performances by Beck and the Red Hot Chili ...

Hear Queen's Fast Version of 'We Will Rock You' From 1977 BBC Session
"'We Will Rock You' – profundity or just another teenage anthem!?" Peel said after playing the track on the air in 1997. "I've never seen them live. I must admit I'd like to – a band that sounds like nutters, actually, and I like that because I like ...
Did The Who and KISS just have a musical baby? October 19, 2016 4:03 Music and Entertainment News

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Chuck Berry: Pioneer Of Rock Music And Plagiarism Lawsuits
Pop music pioneer Chuck Berry - who turns 90 today - is synonymous with two things: some of rock's early hits and some of rock's earliest cases of plagiarism. Berry's name is practically a byword for musicians whose music has been borrowed by their peers.
The triumph of Chuck Berry: At 90, the rock pioneer has a new album on the horizonSalon
How Jewish Record Men Helped Chuck Berry Invent Rock 'n' RollForward
Chuck Berry: from enduring Jim Crow to a comeback album at age 90The Guardian
Deutsche Welle -Global Times -Chuck Berry
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Sheepdogs builds a sturdy foundation in rock music
Buffalo News
The once direct genre of rock 'n' roll has become a pretty big tent. Previously a simple designation assigned to those employed to wield Fenders like flamethrowers and percussively work denim-clad crowds into a stomping lather, it's grown too lenient ...


Rock Hall: Tupac, Pearl Jam draw strong reactions from music fans
Just like clockwork, outrage over the 2017 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame nominations spilled onto Facebook and Twitter feeds Tuesday morning. Last year, it was for nominating (and later inducting) Straight Outta Compton rap collective N.W.A. This time ...
Tupac, Pearl Jam among finalists for Rock and Roll Hall of FameNew York Daily News
Former Pearl Jam Drummer Dave Abbruzzese Asks Band to Rectify Rock Hall
2017 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Nominees Include Tupac, Janet Jackson, Peal Jam,
Consequence of Sound (blog) -Rock & Roll Hall of Fame -New York Times
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Phil Chess, Pioneering Blues and Rock Exec, Dead at 95
The Chess brothers' specialty was blues and R&B – "race music" as it was called at the time – with Chess Records signing legendary artists like Willie Dixon, Muddy Waters, Howlin' Wolf, Bo Diddley, Chuck Berry, Sonny Boy Williamson, Etta James, John ...
Phil Chess, groundbreaking blues and rock exec, dies at 95Arutz Sheva
Phil Chess, 95; his record label incubated blues, early rock musicThe Boston Globe
Phil Chess, co-founder of Chicago's Chess Records, dead at 95Chicago Sun-Times
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What we do best: Old man rock music and hot dogs
Long Beach Press Telegram
He should stick with things he actually knows about, like best hot dog or 1960s rock music.” Well, God is smiling on our little conservative letterist today, because we're going to deal with 1960s rock music, though we will wander into the 1970s some ...

Music Masters 2016: Concert is just one way the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame is honoring Johnny Cash
Johnny Cash, captured in a 1977 publicity still, is the 21st Annual Music Masters for the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. Cash, who died in 2003, will be honored with a weeklong series of events that will culminate in a star-studded tribute concert on Friday ...