rock and roll

January 18, 1989

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Today in 1989, 38-year-old Stevie Wonder became the youngest person to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. The ceremony was held at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in [...]

January 3, 1987

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Today in 1987, Aretha Franklin became the first woman inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Franklin would go on to be awarded many more accolades. In 1990, she [...]

December 14, 1959

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On this day in 1959, the Ohio State University Research Center released a study showing that rock and roll was the majority favored genre of music for people aged 14-18. [...]

January 12, 1993

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Today in 1993, Van Morrison failed to appear at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction dinner. His absence made him the first living inductee not to [...]

September 13, 1969

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Today in 1969, John Lennon and Yoko Ono flew to Toronto with the Plastic Ono Band to perform at the Rock & Roll Revival Show. The Plastic Ono Band featured members Eric [...]

Fall Out Boy :: Save Rock and Roll

April 24, 2013 // 0 Comments

My expectations for Fall Out Boy’s comeback album Save Rock and Roll were very low. It has been a few years since we’ve heard anything new from Fall Out Boy, and even the [...]