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15 Bands That Deserve Silver Screen Biopics, Straight Outta Compton-Style

15 Bands That Deserve Silver Screen Biopics, Straight Outta Compton-Style

Originally posted 08/31/2015 05:55PM

The success of Straight Outta Compton, which was No. 1 at the box office for the third straight week, has reminded Hollywood that people are suckers for movies about the music they love. And while there is no shortage of biopics about individual singers – Ray Charles in Ray, Johnny Cash in Walk the Line, Tina Turner in What's Love Got to Do With It, Loretta Lynn in Coal Miner's Daughter, Ritchie Valens in La Bamba, just to name a few – there's a surprising dearth of movies that tell the real life stories of bands. There's Oliver Stone's The Doors and … Spice World?

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Courtney Love Unites with Remaining Nirvana Members at Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction

Courtney Love Unites with Remaining Nirvana Members at Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction

Originally posted 04/11/2014 10:15AM

In a rare show of solidarity, Courtney Love, Dave Grohl and Krist Novoselic appeared on the same stage together Thursday night to accept Nirvana's induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

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Nirvana, LL Cool J, Linda Ronstadt Among Rock Hall of Fame Nominees

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2014 Nominees Announced

Originally posted 10/16/2013 09:35AM

Grunge, old-school rap and pyro-infused '70s rock are well represented in the latest list of nominations for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

Nirvana, Kiss, N.W.A. and solo artists Peter Gabriel, LL Cool J, Linda Ronstadt and Cat Stevens are among the 16 nominees for 2014, Cleveland's Rock Hall announced Wednesday.

They are joined as nominees by Hall and Oates, the Replacements, Deep Purple, the Paul Butterfield Blues Band, Link Wray, the Meters, Chic, Yes and the Zombies.

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