Since when has rock ‘n’ roll ever played it safe? And why is the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame nominating artists outside rock ‘n’ roll?
Four Aces in Rock Hall’s 2011 deck of nominees – Neil Diamond, Donovan, Bon Jovi and Donna Summer lead candidates for induction
With the release of the album “Blood of the Nations,” it’s not hard to imagine Accept without former vocalist Udo Dirkschneider anymore.
Goldmine’s deepest sympathies to the family and friends of 5th Dimension manager Marcus Melvin Gordon, Kiss manager Bill Aucoin and Lynyrd Skynyrd backup singer Deborah Jo White, Charles “Melvin” Lewis, Lonnie W. Heard and others
After 35 years, Goldmine is still proud to be representing the avid music collector
If you want your backyard to look like it’s right off the interstate, this rock “billboard” can be yours for the right price
Looking at small bits of art necessarily enters the realm of the abstract, and, of course, a guitar solo is usually shorter than a band’s catalog, much less an album or even a song. So, this gets tricky.
In the mid-’90s, when not a whole lot was happening with KISS, filmmaker Jim Heneghan began a study of the KISS phenomenon from a whole new perspective: that of the fans.
The nominations for induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum for 2010 were announced today. The 12 nominees are: ABBA, Darlene Love, Donna Summer, Genesis, Jimmy Cliff, KISS, Laura Nyro, LL Cool J, Red Hot Chili Peppers, The Chantels, The Hollies, and The Stooges. Ballots will be sent to more than 500 voters, who will select five of the 12 nominees to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame at the 25th Annual Induction Ceremony March 15, 2010, at the Waldorf Astoria in New York City.
They say “where there’s smoke there’s fire” and on Sept. 25 there was plenty of that, along with enough explosions and fireworks to set off the Fourth of July! You see, this was the opener of the “Kiss Alive 35” North American 40-plus city tour, and the classic quartet returned to the place where it all started for them back in 1975.