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« Thread started on: Oct 13th, 2017, 07:18am »

Perhaps justice is about to happen! The Moodies are in the running for Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction, (in second place in the fans vote as I write. Feel free to vote along with me at https://www.rockhall.com/fan-vote/2018-fan-vote

You can vote for up to 5 nominees, and the other obvious one, for me, is Kate Bush.
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« Reply #1 on: Oct 14th, 2017, 07:21am »

on Oct 13th, 2017, 07:18am, foxfeeder wrote:
Perhaps justice is about to happen! The Moodies are in the running for Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction, (in second place in the fans vote as I write. Feel free to vote along with me at https://www.rockhall.com/fan-vote/2018-fan-vote

You can vote for up to 5 nominees, and the other obvious one, for me, is Kate Bush.

Yes, plus the Cars & Depeche Mode.

This year's nominees seem to include fewer than usual bands that no one outside North America has ever heard of! grin
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« Reply #2 on: Oct 15th, 2017, 5:15pm »

Can I just add, plus Dire Straits. I also wanted Kate Bush to get there but she's not polling very well.
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« Reply #3 on: Dec 6th, 2017, 07:39am »

And as the voting ends, they finish second by a huge margin, beaten only, and inexplicably (it must be a US thing, I've never seen the appeal) by Bon Jovi.

Surely 2nd out of the top 5 public supported acts must clinch it? We find out tomorrow, I believe.
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« Reply #4 on: Dec 6th, 2017, 12:52pm »

on Dec 6th, 2017, 07:39am, foxfeeder wrote:
And as the voting ends, they finish second by a huge margin, beaten only, and inexplicably (it must be a US thing, I've never seen the appeal) by Bon Jovi.

Surely 2nd out of the top 5 public supported acts must clinch it? We find out tomorrow, I believe.


Crossing my fingers for The Moody Blues to get in.

Regarding Bon Jovi, my wife and I went to one of their gigs about 10 years ago and I've got to say, it was a very enjoyable concert. Their musicianship is top notch. Mind you, Richie Sambora is no longer in the band, but he was there when we saw them, and he was fabulous. Once was enough though. I wouldn't go to another one of their shows.
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« Reply #5 on: Dec 7th, 2017, 3:00pm »

I think it's announced on December 13. Go Moody Blues & Dire Straits (who finished 3rd).
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« Reply #6 on: Dec 10th, 2017, 06:47am »

on Dec 6th, 2017, 07:39am, foxfeeder wrote:
And as the voting ends, they finish second by a huge margin, beaten only, and inexplicably (it must be a US thing, I've never seen the appeal) by Bon Jovi.

Surely 2nd out of the top 5 public supported acts must clinch it? We find out tomorrow, I believe.


I got my Wednesday's confused! embarassed
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« Reply #7 on: Today at 07:53am »

Well done to the Moody Blues, the Cars, Dire Straits & Bon Jovi for getting in:
http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/bon-jovi-dire-straits-the-cars-lead-hall-of-fame-class-w513945

Looking forward to the traditional jam at the end at the end of the ceremony when all living members of those bands are forced to perform Liviní on a Prayer together laugh
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YeeeeeHaaaar! grin

Now it's just a "Question" of who will turn up. Hopefully, all five. It could be like a "sum of the parts" moment without the bloodshed!

No doubt the 3 remaining members will attend, but Ray? I'd guess he'd like to, but is his health up to the trip? Mike? no health issues AND he lives in the US anyway, BUT after 39 years, will he be interested enough to attend? I really hope so.
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I'm delighted for them & for you!

(And even more delighted for Dire Straits).
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