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17 hrs ago | Billboard

Linda Ronstadt Rocks Highest-Charting Album In 24 Years

The pop/rock icon - and now Rock and Roll Hall of Famer - returns with 'Duets,' which spurs her best chart rank since 1990 New Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Linda Ronstadt roars back onto the Billboard 200 , as her new compilation "Duets" debuts at No.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Album

Tue Apr 15, 2014


Dig These Discs :: Linda Rondstadt, Billy Porter, Betty Who, Thievery Corporation, Shonen Knife

Just days before her induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, famously versatile singer Linda Ronstadt releases "Duets," fourteen of her most memorable pairings with artists from Don Henley to Dolly Parton.


Related Topix: Thievery Corporation, Electronic, Pop/Rock, Dolly Parton, Country, Boston, MA

Sun Apr 13, 2014

The Town Talk

Eunice woman cherishes bond with Linda Ronstadt

It's not what you do, or how you do it. It's why you do it. That's how Linda Ronstadt looked at her recent induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in New York.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Fri Apr 11, 2014


Stevie Nicks on Kiss' Rock Hall Appearance: 'They Should Have Played'

Fleetwood Mac frontwoman Stevie Nicks paid tribute to Linda Ronstadt at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony Thursday night, along with an all-star lineup of women Ronstadt influenced, as Ronstadt was unable to make an appearance herself.


Related Topix: Stevie Nicks, Pop/Rock, Fleetwood Mac, Carrie Underwood, Emmylou Harris, Country, Music, Entertainment

WHP-AM Harrisburg

April 11, 2014: Things You Need To Know

There was a shift in the wind at the Atlanta Braves game the other night. That's what's being blamed for one of their pyrotechnic displays lighting their American Flag on fire.


Related Topix: Kiss, Pop/Rock, Peter Gabriel, Stevens, PA, 50 Cent, Rap, Black Entertainment, Harrisburg, PA

Thu Apr 10, 2014


10 Things to Know for Friday

Jeb Bush describes illegal immigration as an "act of love" by people hoping to provide for their families.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Jeb Bush, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Peter Gabriel, Pop/Rock, CBS


Nirvana, KISS among Rock and Roll Hall of Fame ind...

Grunge band Nirvana, flamboyant rockers KISS, country-rock singer Linda Ronstadt and chart-toppers Hall and Oates were among artists being inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on Thursday, at a ceremony marked by expectations that many inductees will either not perform or show up at all.


Related Topix: Kiss, Pop/Rock, Nirvana, Grunge, Suicide, Cat Stevens

Tue Apr 08, 2014

Seattle Times

V. Contreras offers sultry mix of pop, rock and soul | Concert preview

On a nine-hour car trip to Idaho, Contreras and her family passed the time listening to her parents' favorite albums on the car stereo.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Supremes, The Heart, Eastlake (Seattle, WA), Seattle, WA, Capitol Hill (Seattle, WA)

The Miami Herald

Linda Ronstadt is polite about Hall of Fame induction but ecstatic over 'Duets'

On Thursday she's being inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, an institution created three decades ago to extend formal recognition to the most influential artists in pop music history.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY, Carrie Underwood, Folk

Sun Apr 06, 2014

USA Today

Voices: Linda Ronstadt's biggest gift

A visit to Linda Ronstadt's house makes a reporter wonder how to delicately handle her Parkinson's, but he needn't have worried.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock


Philly duo gets its due

It may seem strange that a couple of white kids from the suburbs would grow up to be the first Philly performers to go into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame representing the city's signature soulful sound.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, Temple University, Drama Movies, FM

Sat Apr 05, 2014

The Columbian

Music by Ronstadt, Everly Brothers to join register

Linda Ronstadt's commercial breakthrough album, "Heart Like a Wheel," the Everly Brothers' career-rejuvenating 1960 hit "Cathy's Clown" and Creedence Clearwater Revival's 1969 social protest song "Fortunate Son" are among 25 new entries in the Library of Congress' National Recording Register, library officials announced recently.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Everly Brothers, Libraries, George, WA, Mead, WA

Thu Apr 03, 2014

Business Journal

5 things you don't need to know but might want to

Budweiser's "Puppy Love" commercial was named the "most viral Super Bowl campaign" at Advertising Age's 2014 Viral Video awards .


Related Topix: Pop/Rock


New Palestinian recognition bid largely symbolic

U2's classic album "The Joshua Tree," Linda Ronstadt's "Heart Like a Wheel" and an early, influential Christian rock album will play on forever, or at least as long as the Library of Congress is around.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, Palestine, TX, Pop/Rock, U2, China,


New Artists Added to National Recording Registry

The Library of Congress announced the latest sound recordings selected for the 2013 National Recording Registry, with U2, Isaac Hayes and Creedence Clearwater Revival among the stellar cast of artists whose recordings will be preserved for generations to come.


Related Topix: Libraries, Black Entertainment, Isaac Hayes, Pop/Rock, U2, Soul, Creedence Clearwater Revival

Wed Apr 02, 2014

WTVF Nashville

Coast Guard cadet accused of touching classmate

Jurors on Wednesday began deliberating the case of a man accused of killing his 2-year-old daughter by tossing her into a creek while she was still strapped into her car seat.


Related Topix: Violent Crime, Marijuana, United States Coast Guard Academy, Mudflow, Natural Disasters


U2 among 25 albums being preserved

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, U2, Washington, Entertainment


U2, CCR among 25 albums being preserved U2's classic album "The...

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, U2, CCR, Creedence Clearwater Revival, The Everly Brothers, Entertainment

News Max

Linda Ronstadt's Parkinson's Keeps Her From Rock Hall Induction

Singer Linda Ronstadt, suffering from Parkinson's disease, said she won't be attending next week's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony in New York City, but she told Cleveland's Plain Dealer she never thought she would be nominated in the first place.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Comedy Movies, The Pirates of Penzance, Musical Movies, Parkinson's Disease, Health, The Hollywood Reporter

The Fresno Bee

U2, Linda Ronstadt among 25 albums to be preserved

These albums from the 1970s and 1980s are among 25 recordings selected for long-term preservation in the library's National Recording Registry, chosen for their cultural, historical or aesthetic importance.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, U2, Joshua Tree, CA, The Everly Brothers, Larry Norman, Christian-Rock