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Better Than The Best

With Ringo going into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, check out a drummers take on on the ultimate Classic Rock drummer, written by my friend Patrick Berkery. Every snide joke you’ve told about Ringo is wrong: The least-celebrated Beatle is finally getting the respect he deserves

Classic Rock Fan of the Year Winner

Congratulations to our newly crowned “Classic Rock Fan of the Year,” Todd Ramey from Hamilton, NJ! Along with his trip to the Hard Rock Hotel in Las Vegas, Todd is now an honorary air staff member, he’ll get to introduce a band at an MGK concert event, interview a rock star with the staff of…

Ringo Starr’s Rock Hall Induction Highlights

Ringo Starr was, appropriately, saved for the last word during Saturday’s (April 18) 30th annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony in Cleveland, where he was given the first and only Award for Musical Excellence. Paul McCartney has acknowledged that he lobbied hard for Starr, the only Beatle not to be inducted as…

Paul Butterfield Blues Band Finally Get Their Rock Hall Due

After being on the ballot four separate times, the groundbreaking Paul Butterfield Blues Band finally made it into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame at Saturday’s (April 18) 30th annual induction ceremony held this year in Cleveland. The group, which featured guitarists Michael Bloomfield and Elvin Bishop, was celebrated for both its musical mastery…