Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Coverage

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inducts five new members tonight. The honorees are:

Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five


The hall inducts its first hip-hop artist

Billboard interviews Flash

Flash of genius

The beginning of the rap era

Mad props to Grandmaster Flash



Welcome to the club

A profile of a “25-year rockin’ role

Twenty-five years ago, R.E.M. put Athens, Ga. on the college rock map

For Michael Stipe, the feeling is mutual.

The Ronettes


A tribute to the Ronettes

Ronnie Spector waited 19 years for this day

Phil Spector blasts the group’s induction.

The mad, vicious life of Phil and Ronnie Spector

Patti Smith


Honoring Rock and roll’s Tom Paine

Patti’s take in NYT: “Ain’t it Strange?”

Patti discusses her induction with the Boston Herald.

The Rebel Grace of Patti Smith

Van Halen


David Lee Roth thinks the Hall snubbed him.

The Hall disputes Dave’s version of the story.

Eddie check into rehab and will not be attending.

Hall of Fame or Shame?

AOL will be streaming video of the event here. For live updates from the event, visit PhillyBurb’s blog, starting at 8:30pm.

In the meantime, Right Celebrity is sharing videos from the honorees.


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