Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

Musicians Who Have Died in 2017

Popular artists like Tom Petty, Chris Cornell and Prodigy. Musical trailblazers like Fats Domino and Chuck Berry. Here is a look at some of the most influential musicians who have died in 2017.<p>For a more complete gallery of important figures in sports, the arts, fashion, books, public affairs, …

Obituaries

2018's Five Worst Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Snubs

As fan voting continues for the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame's 2018 induction class, we can't help but wonder how these five key acts were somehow …

Rock Music

26 Things to Do in Cleveland, Ohio

Your guide to visiting the Rock and Roll Capital of the World.<p>Set along America’s Rust Belt, Cleveland is a former manufacturing capital turned …

Travel

Scott Brown is trying to live his best life — in New Zealand paradise

WELLINGTON, New Zealand — “Oh ho ko mo no,” Scott Brown says, sitting on a gray couch in his office.<p>His teacher looks on approvingly. Brown speeds …

Boston

Alex Turner’s leather jacket added to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Items from the Lumineers, DNCE, Zac Brown Band and more will also feature<p><b>Alex Turner</b>‘s leather jacket has been added to the Rock and Roll Hall of …

Go behind the scenes with Austin City Limits: Backstage

“Ed​ ​Sheeran” This is Ed Sheeran’s second ACL Live performance, and since he last took the stage in 2014, his career has skyrocketed. Now, with …

Austin City Limits

Rock Hall adds items from Arctic Monkeys, Lumineers, Zac Brown and more to collection

CLEVELAND, Ohio - You'll find new items from some of your favorite modern artists on your next trip to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. The museum …

Cleveland

Cleveland's Tourism Comeback Continues With More Great Rock n' Roll

Cleveland has been trending upwards for years. New restaurants, new hotels, revamped museums to the tune of hundreds of millions of dollars, resurgent pride in the NBA’s Cavaliers, a post-season caliber MLB team in the Indians, the nation’s second most vibrant theater district after New York’s …

Cleveland

Radiohead respond to Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame nomination and say Dr Dre should be inducted instead

"It’s in our DNA to be a little ambivalent with award ceremonies," says Ed O'Brien<p>Radiohead‘s Ed O’Brien has responded to the band being nominated …

Radiohead

Backspin: X talk 40 years of marriage, divorce, punk, and being 'just a little too weird'

“Someone was asking me, ‘What advice do you have for women just starting out and playing music and in a band?’ And I blurted out, ‘Don’t get …

Music

Show Your Love for “The Land" at These Cleveland Must-Dos

Cleveland, as the song goes, rocks. It also cooks and hikes and bikes. And wields a world-class baton. And even proudly displays a little leg (lamp). …

Rock Music

Gene Simmons: How To Gain Power And Money In Your Career

I spoke to Gene Simmons, Co-founder of KISS and author of <i>On Power: My Journey Through the Corridors of Power and How You Can Get More Power</i>, about why he focused on power for his new book, how he defines the word power, how employees can gain power in the workplace, how technology can be used for …

Rock Music

From 'Gaga' to 'Whitney': Music Docs Offer an Intimate Look at Icons Beyond the Stage

As Netflix, Amazon and more streamers continue to scoop up content, a flood of new music-focused films on pop stars and industry greats are entering …

Music

10 Totally Delicious Food and Drink Trails to Discover

The world is full of creators, explorers, and foodies of all kinds — if you know where to look. Whether you find yourself skiing in the Swiss Alps or …

Travel

Prince Takes Stock of His Life With 'Reflection'

<i>To celebrate the incredibly prolific, influential and diverse body of work left behind by Prince, we will be exploring a different song of his each</i> …

Rock Music

Tom Petty's Last Tour Sold 637,671 Tickets Across 44 Shows, Earned $61 Million

More than 49,000 saw Petty at this final shows at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles.<p>The late rock legend Tom Petty wrapped his 40th anniversary tour …

Music

Neil Diamond reveals 50th anniversary tour of Australia

The anniversary tour will celebrate Diamond's sprawling back-catalogue, featuring numerous hits including 'Cherry Cherry', 'Holly Holy', and 'Sweet …

Rock Music

Get Hip at Mt. Lebanon residents’ new North Side store

When three members of the Cynics formed Get Hip Recordings in 1986, their impetus was to release the rock band’s records on their own terms.<p>Three …

Rock Music

Guns N’ Roses Are The Greatest Live Arena Rock Band On The Planet

<i>Listen To This Eddie is a weekly column that examines the important people and events in the classic rock canon and how they continue to impact the world of popular music.</i><p>Four! F*cking! Hours! That’s just about how long Guns N’ Roses remained onstage during their thunderous, brain-liquefying show …

Music

5(ish) Questions: Holly Gleason and 'Woman Walk the Line: How the Women of Country Music Changed Our Lives'

We all know music has the power to change us. I sometimes indulge in a “Sliding Doors” reverie, wondering what path my life might have taken if I …

Country Music

Joan Baez: New Album 'Whistle Down The Wind & UK & Ireland Tour

Legendary singer, songwriter, activist and Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee <b>Joan Baez</b>, has announced an extensive 2018 world tour, including UK dates …

Music (UK)

Music and Today's Social Movements

Local experts and Kent State students will explore the connection between music and social movements at a panel discussion at on Thursday, Nov. 16, …

Rock Music

‘Rolling Stone: Stories From the Edge’ bows at the altar of classic rock

HBO’s <i>Rolling Stone: Stories From the Edge</i> is for me. It’s for the classic rock obsessive, the catalog completist, and the person who still has the</i> …

Rock Music

A Day in the Life of a Rock ‘n’ Roll Librarian

It’s not all finding secret notes from Keith Richards… but some of it is.<p>The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, in Cleveland, Ohio, is best known for its …

Music

Essential Albums: Madonna - Erotica

1992 was a pivotal year for pop music icon Madonna. Two years after the release of her international smash hit ‘Vogue’, which bought underground gay …

Madonna

Blasko News – OZZY OSBOURNE Announces Farewell 2018 World Tour

Bassist Blasko News… Five decades. 18,262 days. More than 2,500 shows. On his upcoming farewell world tour, OZZY OSBOURNE–Rock & Roll Hall of Fame …

Bass Guitar

Jann Wenner on Rolling Stone at 50

The editor-publisher recalls the founding of the magazine that became a voice for the rock generation, and how it's survived a half-century

Annie Leibovitz

Rocker Richie Sambora Kicks Off 2017 Breeder's Cup at Del Mar with Bing Crosby Classic

Who knew rocker and guitarist Richie Sambora can croon with the best of them?<p>On Friday, the legendary guitarist and singer will show off his singing …

Rock Music

This Post Will Probably Make All Millennials Feel Uncomfortably Old

You are basically becoming obsolete.

Harry Potter

Fats Domino and the death of rock

As another ‘Rockstar’ goes on to that heavenly venue, is the genre dead?<p>Fats Domino, a member of the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame’s 1986 inaugural class, …

Music