Missy, Willie and George Michael among Rock Hall nominees
Missy Elliott, Willie Nelson, Kate Bush, Iron Maiden, Cyndi Lauper, Soundgarden, Sheryl Crow and the late George Michael are nominees for 2023 induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, a list that includes a mix of country, soul, hip-hop, metal, pop, rap-rock and grunge.
McDonald’s brings back sweet treat menu item from the 1980s
McDonald’s announced it will bring back a menu item that it first offered in the decade of acid-washed jeans and leg warmers: The Cheese Danish. The Cheese Danish will be available for a limited time nationwide starting Wednesday, Sept. 14 at participating restaurants, McDonald’s drive-thru or on the McDonald’s App for McDelivery. The “fresh take” on the classic danish will join other McCafe Bakery items like the Apple Fritter, Blueberry Muffin, and Cinnamon Roll. McDonald's says it's bringing back the Cheese Danish from its 1980s menu. McDonald’s also previously brought back its Szechuan sauce following demand from “Rick and Morty” fans.mlive.com
‘Stranger Things’ Season 4, Vol. 2 arrives on Netflix July 4 weekend, when to see it
Get the snacks ready and cue up Kate Bush — it’s time to head back to Hawkins for a very “Stranger Things” Fourth of July weekend. In the meantime, in our reality, “Stranger Things” season four Vol. 2, or the second half of the fourth season of “Stranger Things,” will be released at 3 a.m. ET/12 a.m. PT Friday, July 1 on Netflix. 2 of "Stranger Things" arrives for Fourth of July weekend.NetflixThere are nine episodes in the entire fourth season of “Stranger Things.”Seven were released May 27. The Duffers have said that will be the final season of “Stranger Things.”mlive.com
‘Stranger Things 4’ lifts 1985 song to No. 1
‘Stranger Things 4′ lifts a 1985 song to No. 1 on chartsA 1985 song is No. 1, thanks to “Stranger Things” season 4. Kate Bush’s hit single “Running Up That Hill (A Deal with God)” has a pivotal role for Max (Sadie Sink) in Vol. “I’ve also for the last seven years been dropping hints on set wearing my Kate Bush T-shirts,” Ryder told USA Today.mlive.com
Ranking the 2022 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame nominees, should Eminem be at the top?
CLEVELAND, Ohio – We’re still about two months away from learning which artists will make up the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame’s Class of 2022. In some circles – right or wrong -- Duran Duran’s impact is mostly held up by one album, 1982′s “Rio.”Rock & Roll Hall of FameCourtesy of the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame7. Yet, it’s difficult to assess Parton’s Rock Hall candidacy using a system that looks at rock and roll music. This comes down to whether or not you think country artists belong in the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. Pat BenatarPat Benatar (nominated with spouse and longtime musical partner Neil Giraldo) feels like a Rock & Roll Hall of Famer.mlive.com
Rock 'n' roll's big night comes to Cleveland — in fall
FILE - In this Jan. 28, 2020, file photo, images of Kobe Bryant are displayed as fans enter Rocket Mortgage Fieldhouse for an NBA basketball game between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the New Orleans Pelicans in Cleveland. The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame announced Tuesday, March 2, 2021, that the 2021 induction ceremony will take place at Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse in Cleveland on October 30. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File)CLEVELAND – The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame announced Tuesday that the 2021 induction ceremony will take place at Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse in Cleveland on October 30. President and CEO Greg Harris said the ceremony's move to the fall will likely stick, going forward, news outlets reported. Last year’s ceremony was canceled because of the coronavirus pandemic, and eventually replaced with an HBO special honoring the inductees.
Jay-Z, Foo Fighters and The Go-Go's nominated for Rock Hall
FILE - In this Sept. 29, 2019, file photo, Dave Grohl of the band Foo Fighters performs at the Rock in Rio music festival in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The band made this years list of nominees to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. There are two newly eligible acts in Jay-Z and Foo Fighters while artists nominated for the first time include Blige, The Go-Go’s, Iron Maiden, Warwick and Afrobeat pioneer Fela Kuti. Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl is already in the hall as a member of Nirvana. “This remarkable ballot reflects the diversity and depth of the artists and music the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame celebrates,” said John Sykes, Chairman of Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Foundation, in a statement Wednesday.