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I Slept with Joey Ramone: A Family Memoir

I Slept with Joey Ramone: A Family Memoir (via http://www.leatherjacketsmens.net)

When the Ramones recorded their debut album in 1976, it heralded the true birth of punk rock. Fast and frenetic in their leather jackets and torn jeans, the Ramones gave voice to the disaffected youth of the seventies and eighties, influenced countless…

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Cyndi Lauper One Letter Away from EGOT

Cyndi Lauper One Letter Away from EGOT (via www.zblogging.com)

Cyndia Lauper won a Tony Award for Best Original Score for the musical version of “Kinky Boots” during Sunday evening’s award ceremony. She previously won a Grammy Award for Best New Artist in 1985 and an Emmy Award in 1995 for Outstanding Guest…

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Q&A: Henry Rollins Talks

Q&A: Henry Rollins talks about why he's so angry, and playing a sociopath on TV (via The Grand Rapids Press)

Courtesy photo | Heidi May   Don’t ask Henry Rollins what he’s working on and expect a short answer. The acting jobs, radio shows, spoken-word tours and writing projects stack high, a veritable brick wall of tireless achievement. IF YOU GO Henry…

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Grey Presents Patti Smith in Music Seminar at Cannes

Grey Presents Patti Smith in Music Seminar at Cannes (via PR Newswire)

Punk Rock's Poet Laureate to Discuss Creativity, Music, Art and Award-Winning Book "Just Kids" Patti Smith, Punk Rock's Poet Laureate. (PRNewsFoto/Grey) NEW YORK, June 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Grey announced today that its Fifth Annual Legends of Music…

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Christmas Documentary Reveals Sex Pistols' Cuddly Side

Christmas documentary reveals Sex Pistols' cuddly side (via AFP)

Notorious punk rocker Sid Vicious dances to Christmas hits with a gaggle of children, while fellow Sex Pistol Johnny Rotten hands out presents. It sounds implausible, but this is how the British punk band spent Christmas Day 1977. Unseen footage of…

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Bill Haley: Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Class of 1987

Bill Haley: Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Class of 1987 (via The Plain Dealer)

Click on an artist above to get more information about each inductee or use the drop-down lists/links below to navigate. Click a letter to shorten the player list. Click * to return to the full list. A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y…

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