Category Archives: Music News

  1. 2013 Grammys

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    February 11, 2013 by hadleyf80

    Did you watch the Grammys last night? Performances, as usual, filled most of the 3+ hour long awards show, with …
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  2. An Election Year for Rock and Roll

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    October 18, 2012 by hadleyf80

    Earlier this month, the nominees for the 2013 class of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees were announced. On this year’s list, artists range from the more obscure (The Paul Butterfield Blues Band) to some of disco’s finest (Chic, Donna Summer), to super lady rockers (Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, Heart), to a few of rap’s most controversial groups (N.W.A., Public Enemy). Read on for more about the nominees.

  3. Predicting “The Next Big Thing”

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    September 28, 2012 by hadleyf80

    Two of the biggest selling acts of 2012 (so far) were Adele and Gotye. Read on to hear about two up and coming “next big thing”s, from your community librarians at the RFPL.

  4. Spotlight On: MTV Video Music Awards 2012

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    September 6, 2012 by hadleyf80

    The 2012 VMA’s air tonight at 7 PM CST (with a preshow at 6 PM). Will you be watching this year? Although MTV rarely plays those nominated videos anymore, the VMAs are probably best known for their exciting performances and outrageous fashions. So, who’s nominated this year? Read on for a list of nominees and performers at tonight’s show.