Tag Archives: Chuck Berry

08Apr/17

Politics pierces the nostalgia at Rock Hall of Fame induction

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inducts its newest class of musicians. Continue reading

19Mar/17

‘Bye Bye Johnny B. Goode’

Chuck Berry, who duck-walked his way into the pantheon of rock ‘n’ roll pioneers as one of its most influential guitarists and lyricists, creating raucous anthems that defined the genre’s sound and heartbeat, has died at his Missouri home at age 90.

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25Sep/16

Bush says African museum shows “commitment to truth”

Former U.S. President George W. Bush, speaking at the opening of the new African-American museum, says the museum shows America’s “commitment to truth” and its “capacity to change”. Continue reading

24Sep/16

Celebrities speak at opening of African-American Museum

Celebrities including Angela Bassett speak at the opening ceremony of the National Museum of African-American History. Continue reading