Fender Musical Instruments Corporation, founder Leo Fender was inducted into The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1992. Fender began it’s own Fender Hall of Fame which includes Jimi Hendrix With an illustrious history dating back to 1946, Fender has touched and transformed music worldwide and in nearly every genre: rock ‘n’ roll, country and western, [...]
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Sideman, right hand man, whatever term is used to describe Johnnie Johnson, most will agree he played a pivotal role in the emergence of Rock and Roll. The story of his induction into the Hall of Fame is as unique and as individual as his music.
“We take the art form very seriously. Most people think of us as just a tourist destination – which is certainly something we are – but half of our mission is about education.”
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame’s 27th Annual Induction Ceremony will take place at Cleveland’s historic Public Hall on Saturday, April 14, 2012 and be celebrated by more than a week of events for fans, including a live simulcast of the Induction Ceremony at the Museum.