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Watch Mick Jagger, Arcade Fire, Foo Fighters On SNL Season Finale

Saturday Night Live host and musical guest Mick Jagger got a hand from Arcade Fire, Foo Fighters, Jeff Beck, and the Strokes' Nikolai Fraiture when he performed on the show's 37th season finale last night. Arcade Fire (with Nikolai) backed the Rolling Stone on "The Last Time," and returned later with a medley of "She'… More »

By: Scott Lapatine / May 20, 2012 - 9:01 am

Arcade Fire, Foo Fighters Join Jagger On SNL Season Finale

Entertainment Weekly reports that Arcade Fire and Foo Fighters will join Mick Jagger on Saturday Night Live's season finale, which Jagger is hosting. Between Nirvana, Them Crooked Vultures, Foo Fighters, and Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers this will be Dave Grohl's tenth appearance drumming on the show. Jeff Beck will perform as well. It all… More »

By: Corban Goble / May 11, 2012 - 10:49 am

Obama Sings With Mick Jagger, B.B. King, Buddy Guy

Last month, Barack Obama, the President of the United States Of America, sang a few bars of Al Green's "Let's Stay Together" at the Apollo Theater and sounded fucking incredible. He should've maybe left it there. Last night, the East Room of the White House hosted an all-star blues concert that featured B.B. King, Mick… More »

By: Tom Breihan / February 22, 2012 - 9:56 am

U2 Jam With Black Eyed Peas, Jagger, Springsteen At Rock Hall 25th Anniversary Show

The Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame celebrated a quarter century as the self-appointed, oft-suspect gatekeeper for canonical artists in the rock world (no Replacements, no Sonic Youth, no etcs. -- no vote of confidence, RRHOF dudes) with a pair of concerts at Madison Square Garden this past Thursday and Friday. Never mind that the… More »

By: Amrit Singh / November 2, 2009 - 3:31 pm

Metallica Play With Two Bassists, But Not Eminem, At Rock Hall Induction

The Rock Hall shifted gears this year for its induction ceremony, trading the swanky/stuffy hotel cocktail soiree of years past for a return to Cleveland, home to the hall since 1995. It was the second time the city hosted the event, and rather than an audience exclusively comprising ungracefully aging industry suits, this weekend's festivitie… More »

By: Amrit Singh / April 6, 2009 - 9:59 am

Eminem, RHCP Invited To R&R Hall Of Fame Inductions

At the 2009 Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame inductions next month, Marshall Mathers will induct Run-D.M.C., Jimmy Page will induct Jeff Beck, Ron Wood will induct Bobby Womack, and Red Hot Chili Peppers will induct Metallica. No word on who will pay tribute to Little Anthony & the Imperials. Hopefully Eddie Vedder. The ceremony… More »

By: Scott Lapatine / March 20, 2009 - 1:12 pm

Rock Hall Welcomes Metallica And Run D.M.C. Into Its Class Of ’09

Adidas and Armani all around: Seminal rap and influential metal outfits Run D.M.C. and Metallica have officially achieved their music-history artifact status, confirmed as inductees in the Rock 'N' Roll Hall Of Fame's Class of 2009. But the R&R HOF's idea of fun is, once again, taking a pass on the Stooges. It's a year… More »

By: Amrit Singh / January 14, 2009 - 5:22 pm

Rock Hall Nominates Metallica, Run-D.M.C., Stooges

The 2009 Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame nominees were announced this morning, and again prog get no respect. However, cheers to The Stooges for finally getting the nod (Iggy Pop's Madonna tribute put him in the Hall's good graces) along with Metallica, who we haven't heard from in a while. Also nominated: Jeff Beck,… More »

By: Scott Lapatine / September 22, 2008 - 4:32 pm