The white, American, guitar-based mainstream continues to find an edge on ballots
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
Dire Straits, The Moody Blues, and Sister Rosetta Tharpe round out the 2018 class.
The Thom Yorke-led outfit will be not inducted in 2018.
Bon Jovi came in first — by a considerable margin.
“They’re not attending,” a representative for the band confirms.
Ed O’Brien on Radiohead’s Rock & Roll Hall of Fame candidacy: “Us Brits are very bad at celebrating ourselves”
“If I’m honest I don’t understand it. It’s just kind of a British person going, “Okay, thanks, what does this mean?”
Correspondent Kat Timpf predicted Radiohead’s induction into the Rock Hall of Fame “seeing as that it’s about fame, and not talent.”
Nina Simone, Depeche Mode, and Judas Priest are among the other finalists.
Radiohead discuss Rock & Roll Hall of Fame uneasiness, almost working with Dr. Dre, and touring into their 70s
The band also talk “Creep”, Jonny Greenwood’s disdain for guitar solos, and more in a fascinating new interview with Rolling Stone.
Mike McCready discusses Chris Cornell’s death, Pearl Jam drummer Dave Abruzzese’s Rock Hall snub — listen
The guitarist told Sirius XM he thinks Abbruzzese should be in the Hall of Fame.
Former Pearl Jam drummer Dave Abbruzzese calls Rock & Roll Hall of Fame snubbing “a slap in the face”
Abbruzzese also maintains that he was never officially invited to attend last weekend’s ceremony.
Plus, they jam out to “Rockin’ in the Free World” with Jack Irons, Rush’s Alex Lifeson and Geddy Lee, and members of Journey and Yes.