Archive: Hall of Fame

Rock and Roll Hall Calls. Should We Pick Up?

The nominees for this year's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame class were announced last night and there's not a single Willie Mays in the bunch. More like a bunch of Orlando Cepedas. The biggest names are hard rock merchandising kings KISS (nominated after a decade of eligibility), Swedish...

By David Malitz | September 23, 2009; 12:06 PM ET | Comments (9)

For Whom The Hall Of Fame Bell Tolls

"...If we don't get it next year, we don't go in, we're not going in. I mean, what is it, five-time losers? I mean, if we don't make it this time ... And you know what? It won't break my heart. As everyone else says, it's not going to better...

By J. Freedom du Lac | September 22, 2008; 12:36 PM ET | Comments (40)

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Performance Report

Marry, (blank), kill - go!. I was stuck in the office late trying to get everything in order before heading down to Austin, so I missed the first hour or so. I then DVR'd the rest and fast-forwarded through everything that wasn't a performance. No speeches for me. Speeches...

By David Malitz | March 11, 2008; 04:38 PM ET | Comments (0)

PR Pitches We Never Finished Reading: Vol. 1, No. 3

The Material Girl is Hall of Fame material. (AP Photo/Evan Agostini) This morning the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame announced its 2008 induc... Just kidding! We actually did read the list. Then we re-read it to make sure it was for real. The 2008 class? Leonard Cohen The...

By David Malitz | December 13, 2007; 04:18 PM ET | Comments (16)


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