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December 13, 2018

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Patrick Bateman

Huey Lewis & The News not being inducted when they produced at least two dozen hit songs across a decade (1981-91) is a fucking joke.

GG Allin

That Wayne State footage is incredible - particularly "Looking At You." The crowd, the clothes, black and white people rocking together...just amazing.

Too bad Brother Wayne prevented the MC5 doc 'A True Testimonial' from being released. Bootlegs of it are widely available and it'll blow you away.

DrBOP

YEAH.....and freaking female Fleetwood Fucks croak-er gets in for putting people to sleep FOR FOUR DECADES!
Just about the WORST year ever for this bullcockery.
They can't remember what they never knew.

fwcircusfrog

I love how Gerald Casale pre-emptively took a swing at the rock and roll hall of fame, fully acknowledging Devo would most likely not be inducted.

(https://noisey.vice.com/en_us/article/qvqek5/devo-open-letter-devolution-rock-hall-trump-2018)

Janet Jackson seems more pop/R&B than rock, but what do I know? (sarcasm intended)

It is absolutely ridiculous that MC5 is not in the hall of fame. Also, if one doesn't understand what the phrase black to comm means, I would posit they don't truly understand rock and roll.

Peter Cavanaugh

Patience. MC5 will inevitably not only be enshrined in the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. They will provide the edifice with awesome authenticity.
I was there. I devoted several chapters of "Local DJ" to the band. To this day, they were the best.

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