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Sunday, November 25, 2018
Steven Malkmus "Mother Of Pearl" (Live 2014) Tribute To Roxy Music; Vote Here/Now For Roxy Music's 2019 Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame Bid
Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks perform "Mother Of Pearl" by Roxy Music, Slim's, San Francisco, March 27, 2014. Video by Michael Donnelly for ThisSmallPlanet.com (P.S. Will there be a Pavement anniversary reunion tour in 2019?) Roxy Music is a 2019 nominee for the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame...
Roxy Music, Peel Session, 1972
In the 1970's and 80's, roxy music had a huge impact on glam, new wave, ART ROCk, and punk in their native england and beyond. Roxy Music is on the ballot for the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, Class of 2019. Fans can Vote for up to five artists Once a day until voting is closed. (DECEMBER UPDATE: FAN Voting is now closed) ThisSmallPlanet.com recommends: 1. ROXY MUSIC 2. MC5 3. TODD RUNDGREN 4. THE ZOMBIES
5. JOHN PRINE
THE OTHER NOMINEES FOR 2019 INCLUDE:
DEF LEPPARD, DEVO, JANET JACKSON, KRAFTWERK, LL COOL J, RADIOHEAD, RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE, STEVIE NICKS, THE CURE, AND RUFUS FEATURING CHAKA KHAN
YOU CAN VOTE HERE (FAN Voting is now Closed) Fan votes will be factored in with music industry votes to determine the "winners" for 2019. The top 5 of the 2019 fan vote: Def Leppard, stevie Nicks, Todd Rundgren, The Zombies, and The cure.
UPDATE (DECEMBER 13, 2018): THE 2019 NOMINEES HAVE BEEN ANNOUNCED. THEY ARE: THE CURE, DEF LEPPARD, JANET JACKSON, STEVIE NICKS, RADIOHEAD, ROXY MUSIC, THE ZOMBIES.