Buy a lottery tickey, the apocolypse is upon us, wake the kids, call the neighbors, holy crap, really? Yes, really! ..............The best Rock n Roll band ever has finally become a candidate for the Rock n Roll Hall of Fame. See, whining does help. They are not in yet but they are a candidate. They have been nominated. The hat is in the ring. It is possible. RUSH made the list of nominees for the 2013 RNR Hall of Fame Class. Deep Purple equally qualified and also made the cut. Here is the breakdown:
Nominees for The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Class of 2013 have been announced. Rush, Deep Purple, Heart, Procol Harum, The Paul Butterfield Blues Band and Randy Newman are among the names being submitted to voters for next year's induction honors.
Also on the list are Donna Summer, Chic, Joan Jett, Albert King, Kraftwerk, The Meters, N.W.A. and Public Enemy.
Other than Heart, Joan Jett and Chic, this is the first time any of the artists has been nominated.
Rush have released a statement saying, “We are honored to be among the nominees for this year's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. We are especially thrilled for the many, many dedicated Rush fans to whom this nomination is so very important.”
The ballots will now be sent out to members of the music industry with the results announced in early December. In order to be eligible for induction, an artist had to release their first record at least 25 years prior.
The 28th annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony will be held in at the Nokia Theater in
Bring on the baseball playoffs!
Pigskin--I'm going with an upset tonight and picking the Rams over the Cardinals. And in the interest of full disclosure....in regards to NFL week five....I am really just waiting for Monday night. Go Texans!
Here is a look at the NEW KISS slot machine because now anything is possible(see above story).