On This Day, January 17, 1996: David Bowie, Pink Floyd & more are inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

On This Day, January 17, 1996…David Bowie, Pink Floyd, Jefferson Airplane and The Velvet Underground were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in a ceremony held at the Waldorf Astoria hotel in New York.Talking Heads’ David Byrne did the honors of inducting Bowie, while Smashing Pumpkins’ frontman Billy Corgan inducted Pink... Read More.

Members of R.E.M., Steely Dan among this year’s Songwriters Hall of Fame inductees

The members of R.E.M. and Steely Dan are among the artists chosen for induction into the Songwriters Hall of Fame this year. R.E.M.’s Bill Berry, Peter Buck, Mike Mills and Michael Stipe, and Steely Dan’s Donald Fagen and the late Walter Becker will be inducted into the 2024 class in the performers category.Non-performing songwriters set for induction this year include Timbaland, best... Read More.

Darius Rucker receives star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

Darius Rucker was honored on Monday, December 4, as he received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.The Grammy-winning singer, who is best known as the lead singer and guitarist of Hootie & the Blowfish, and for songs like "Wagon Wheel" and "True Believers," was... Read More.