Joan Jett

Joan Jett (Mike Lawrie/Getty Images)

Joan Jett, Bill Withers, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Green Day Lead 2015 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Nominees

Lou Reed, Bill Withers and the Marvelettes are also on the ballot.

10/09/2014

(Volunteers scrub one of the hundreds of bronze plaques along the Philadelphia Walk of Fame.  Photo by John McDevitt)

Philadelphia ‘Walk of Fame,’ on Broad Street, Gets Some Loving Attention

About 30 members of the Friends of the Avenue of the Arts, armed with metal polish and toothbrushes, used elbow grease to shine all 221 plaques along the city’s “Walk of Fame.”

09/23/2014

(Tom Cruise stars in "Rock of Ages.")

Movie Review: ‘Rock of Ages’

Narrative momentum is nonexistent in this suffocatingly generic film, offering a narrative that couldn’t be more flimsy.

06/14/2012

(credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

6 Voices From Philly’s Musical Legacy

Philadelphia’s contribution to the musical realms of rhythm and blues, glam metal and punk rock date back decades yet continue to make new history today. Here’s a look at six groundbreaking pioneers who got their start in gigs across Philly.

CBS Philly–09/23/2010

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