Mocks, Cleveland Rocks
2013 RRHOF Induction Ceremony Review
for WCBE's Facebook Page
taping of the 2013 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction
started nearly 50 minutes late. Randy Newman was scheduled
to be the first inductee on Thursday evening, April 18,
Strings Attached: From Nat King Cole To Philly Soul...
From Johnny Mathis to Luther Vandross
Attached" is an audio excursion that explores the beautiful
orchestration that backed moving vocal performances by black
balladeers in classic songs over the last half century.
Remembering May 4, 1970
autobiographical remembrance is sent especially for the
benefit of those among of you who were not yet born 42 years
ago. Read more...
Rock Hall Induction Ceremony Returns
the Rock Hall Museum on April 14th with “the CAR” ( 2012 Aston
Martin) that K.C. Jones often promises to give away on
April 14, 2012 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony
was typically long (nearly 6 hours). I’ve covered four of
these ceremonies since 2005 and it's been my experience that
the artists introducing the inductees deliver the most insightful
and wittiest comments of the evening. Billy Gibbons and Dusty
Hill of ZZ Top (for Freddie King), Steven Van Zandt (for Small
Faces/Faces), Bette Midler (for Laura Nyro) and Smokey Robinson
(for the back-up groups of rock legends: The Famous Flames,
Crickets, Miracles, etc.) all gave inspired and memorable
speeches on behalf of the artists they were inducting. Read
OHIO FUNK and
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Musicians Do YOU Think are Truly "Funky"?