Clearly, it was a departure for the Kennedy Center Honors. Now in it’s 35th year, the ceremony started out by paying tribute to cultural icons like Fred Astaire, Ella Fitzgerald and Tennessee Williams. In recent years, rock has been represented more and more at this prestigious event, with Paul McCartney, Pete Townshend, Roger Daltrey, Elton John and Bruce Springsteen all collecting the Kennedy Center medallion. But past ceremonies probably never got as loud as this year’s.
Hard rock fans may have cause to rejoice within a few weeks: after being ignored for years, Rush and Deep Purple are on this year’s Rock and Roll Hall of Fame ballot, as is Heart and Joan Jett & The Blackhearts. One question that has yet to be answered is, if inducted, which members of these groups will be included?
Looking to build up some steam for the release of their 14th studio album, Heart premiered the music video for its eponymous single, “Fanatic.” Ann and Nancy Wilson cut the production fat and stick to their bread and butter for the video – rocking out live.
On the heels of their career-spanning retrospective release, Strange Euphoria, earlier this month, the legendary ladies of Heart will release their 14th studio album on October 2nd. Scheduled to drop on VVN Records, Fanatic is […]
Let’s take a look at this week’s albums, reissues and other musical goodies from classic artists making musical waves yet again. In what may be the best week all year for classic rock releases, we’ve […]
Heart‘s Nancy Wilson may be celebrating a big summer tour come June, but for now, the guitarist/vocalist is celebrating her second marriage. Wilson wed Geoff Bywater, the head of music at Fox, on Saturday (April […]
On their upcoming box set, the Wilson sisters of Heart travel deep. With three discs of original material and a bonus disc of Led Zeppelin covers, the rock group has plenty of space for rarities, […]
It was a heart song you guys played yesterday at around 6pm… -Jonathan Don’t you hate it when they’re vague? YEAHHHHHHH! Go for it, Tami. OOOOOOOOOOOOOOK.
Say the name [lastfm]Heart[/lastfm] to any fan of classic rock and immediately you’ve got a sing-along on your hands. [lastfm]Heart[/lastfm]’s music has helped define rock ‘n roll for over a generation, so it’s nearly impossible […]
In the breaking “WTF” news realm, a new story has come out reporting that an MMA wrestler killed a man by ripping his heart out. How could he be so…heartless? Read on to find out.