The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame released the name of the artists that will be inducted in November. Performers Eminem was inducted in his first year of eligibility and first time on the ballot. Duran Duran, Dolly Parton, Lionel Richie, and Carly Simon were all also inducted in their first times on the ballot,Continue reading “Rock Hall 2022 Inductees Announced”
In this extension of the Rock Hall snubs series, we are looking at who becomes eligible in the next ten classes – from 2022 through 2031. I have given them odds for eventual induction, though – as you can see from our article series on previously eligible artists – there is quite a waitlist. TheContinue reading “Rock Hall Futures”
Hello ‘90s! with these artists eligible from 2015 through 2019. I added 42 more to the list and gave 31 of the artists medium odds or higher for induction, bringing that total to 183. I didn’t add any artists to the Should Be In Already list because these artists have only been eligible between twoContinue reading “Rock Hall Snubs: Eligible 2015 through 2019”
Bring on the various alternative subgenres with artists eligible from 2010 through 2014! Thirty-one more artists grace this list, 22 of which I gave medium odds or higher for induction, bringing that total to 152. I also believe two of the artists Should Be In Already, bringing that total to 22. Some of my favoriteContinue reading “Rock Hall Snubs: Eligible 2010 through 2014”
Congratulations! You are halfway through! Welcome to New Wave, heavy metal, and a punk rock revival with artists eligible from 2005 through 2009. I added 37 more artists in this list, 26 of which I gave medium odds or high for induction, bringing that list to 130. Six of the artists I believe Should BeContinue reading “Rock Hall Snubs: Eligible 2005 through 2009”
Now we’re sitting in the heart of classic rock and post-punk music, with artists eligible from 2000 through 2004. There are 40 more artists listed here, including a couple of this year’s nominees. I gave 31 artists medium odds or higher, bringing that total to 104, and I added four artists to the Should BeContinue reading “Rock Hall Snubs: Eligible 2000 through 2004”
We have now entered what most radio stations consider the beginning of “classic rock,” as opposed to “oldies,” with artists eligible from 1995 through 1999. Thirty-nine more artists make up this list (including a couple nominated this year), 34 of which I gave medium odds or better for induction, bringing that list to 73. ThreeContinue reading “Rock Hall Snubs: Eligible 1995 through 1999”
Featured image: The Rock Hall exterior. Photo by Erik Drost, courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.