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Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2020 Nominees Announced

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  The 35th Rock and Roll Hall of Fame nominees have been announced. Out of the sixteen nominees nine are first timers. First time nominees Pat Benatar (pictured below with husband and guitarist Neil Geraldo), The Dave Matthews Band, The Doobie Brothers, Whitney Houston, Motorhead, The Notorious B.I.G., Soundgarden, Thin Lizzy, and T. Rex join previous nominees Depeche Mode (3rd nomination), Judas Priest (2nd nomination), Kraftwerk (5th nomination), MC5 (4th nomination), Nine Inch Nails (3rd nomination), Rufus featuring Chaka Khan (4th nomination), and Todd Rundgren (2nd nomination). To be eligible for nomination the artist or act must have released their...

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The Week In Music History Oct 6-12

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The week in music history brought to you by MusicGoldmine.com. OCT 6: Sadly, Ginger Baker has passed away today. 😢He had been ill and in late September his family reported that he was critically ill in the hospital. The drummer was co-founder of Cream and he became one of rock music's first superstar drummers. Baker also was briefly involved with Blind Faith before leading Ginger Baker's Air Force. His drumming style would influence some of the best drummers in the world, including John Bonham, Stewart Copeland, Alex Van Halen, Peter Criss, and Nick Mason. RIP😢 📷: Zoran Veselinovic [https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/deed.en] OCT 6: Larry Junstrom of Lynyrd...

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The Week In Music History Sept 29-Oct 5

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The week in music history brought to you by MusicGoldmine.com. SEPT 29: Today in 1984, Prince was at #1 with "Let's Go Crazy". It was on the Purple Rain soundtrack. The song would stay at the top for two weeks, but would re-charted in 2016 due to Prince's untimely passing. SEPT 30: Today in 1988, John Lennon was posthumously awarded a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. His star is located at 1750 Vine St.🌟🌟🌟 📷: Dietmar Rabich [https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0/deed.en] OCT 1: Today in 1971, Rod Stewart was at #1 with "Maggie May". The song was inspired by Stewart's real-life experiences relationship with an older...

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This Week In Music History Sept 22-28

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The week in music history brought to you by MusicGoldmine.com. SEPT 22: Happy birthday to Joan Jett born today in 1958! She was guitarist for The Runaways before forming Joan Jett & the Blackhearts. SEPT 23: Happy 70th bithday to Bruce Springsteen! In a career that has spanned five decades, Springsteen has become one of the most recognized rockers in the world. He has sold more than 135 million records worldwide! When he saw the Beatles perform on the Ed Sullivan Show in 1964, his world changed and he bought his first guitar. The future Boss would spend the 60s and early 70s...

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This Week In Music History Sept 15-21

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The week in music history brought to you by MusicGoldmine.com. SEPT 15: Sadly, Ric Ocasek has passed away at age 75.😢 The iconic frontman of The Cars was found unresponsive in his NYC home earlier today. In addition to his successful career with The Cars, Ocasek had a solo stint and was a sought after producer. In 2018, he along with his band mates were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. 📸: Adanne Osefoh [https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/…/f/f7/Ric-Ocasek.jpg] SEPT 16: Today in 1977, Marc Bolan of T Rex was killed in a car crash. The lead singer of the glam rock band was just 29...

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