Canadian giants finally get the nod for 2013 induction alongside Heart, Public Enemy, Randy Newman, Donna Summer and Albert King – but not Deep Purple or Procol Harum
This week’s Cult Heroes looks at the rather up-and-down career of southern confederate rockers Doc Holliday. Back in the late 1970s and early 1980s, a whole crop of American southern rock bands – such as The Allman Brothers, Atlanta Rhythm Section, Blackfoot, Lynyrd Skynyrd, The Outlaws, Molly Hatchet and .38 Special – were regularly breaking into the US Top 30 album charts and selling millions of records. So where do…
In the latest of our ongoing series Then And Now, Xavier Russell looks at one of the great dinosaurs of British rock, Bad Company, travelling back to Olympia 1976 and then forward to Wembley 2010. Check out our previous Then And Now features on Lynyrd Skynyrd and Kiss.
The long-running dispute between two members of Procol Harum who both claim to have written the intro to the band’s biggest hit, ‘A Whiter Shade Of Pale’, is about to draw to a close.