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Rock Hall Ceremony Presenters Revealed

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has announced its first presenters and performers for its 2015 induction ceremony, taking place April 18 at Cleveland’s Public Hall. As previously reported, Paul McCartney will present Ringo Starr with the Rock Hall’s one-off Award for Musical Excellence, while Patti Smith will do the honors for the late Lou Reed and J. Geils Band ... Read More »

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Announces 2015 Nominees

The 2015 nominees for the Rock And Roll Hall of Fame, released TODAY (10/9), are The Paul Butterfield Blues Band, Chic, Green Day, Joan Jett & The Blackhearts, Kraftwerk, The Marvelettes, N.W.A., Nine Inch Nails, Lou Reed, The Smiths, The Spinners, Sting, Stevie Ray Vaughan, War and Bill Withers. Chic has now been nominated nine times, Butterfield four, and N.W.A. three; Sting and Reed are ... Read More »