“I said, ‘Well that’s a silly name for a start,” he says to his grandchild. “‘Who would ever want a group with the name ‘beetles’?’
If a second Oldchella happens, might the organizers finally reunite the Kinks? How about Fleetwood Mac with Lindsey Buckingham or Billy Joel and Elton John?
“You could never, never have talked him out of the farewell tour,” says Dolenz of his 55-year Monkees bandmate. “He was absolutely determined to finish that tour”
“We … will miss your steadfast presence, your good nature, and enduring commitment to providing that monumental bottom to the ‘Top.’ members Billy Gibbons and Frank Beard said. “You will be missed greatly, amigo.”
“I’m having a rough go with it,” Crosby says of the trying period that led up to his new LP For Free. “I needed something that enlightens me, enlivens me, and makes me feel whole”
“If there’s one common thread that’s run through the last 25 years of being in this band,” says Grohl, “it’s that everything just falls in our laps”
Carole King, Todd Rundgren, LL Cool J, and Kraftwerk also enter the Cleveland institution