He cracked! Photo: Daniel Bockwoldt / picture alliance via Getty Image Move over Radiohead, your messy bitch, Rock Hall time is more! Roxy Music has officially confirmed that founding member Brian Eno and longtime drummer Paul Thompson will not be attending the band’s induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame this Friday. A …

Roxy Music will be among the 2019 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees this Friday, March 29, and will perform to celebrate the occasion … most of the group, at least. Lead singer Bryan Ferry confirmed in a statement sent to fork that the original instantiation of the band would play (himself, Andy Mackay, …

“I don’t recommend retirement,” says Ian Hunter, who turns 80 in June. His card, it seems, was punched very early on. “Nothing can replace the bolt that I felt when I saw Jerry Lee,” he recalls. “Rock’n’roll, by its nature, is a young man’s game. So I think we’re all a little Peter Pan-ish. I …

Roxy Music, (left to right) Phil Manzanera, Bryan Ferry and Andy Mackay, performing at the Madison Square Garden Theater in New York City. 07/24/01. Photo by Scott Gries / ImageDirect. Like The Velvet Underground before them, Roxy Music is a band that may not have had much commercial success, but they laid the groundwork for …

There are many arguments about the merits, or lack thereof, of the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and conflicts over its criteria. Is it a question of popularity – record sales and concert tickets? Critically acclaimed? Cultural influence? A nebulous combination of all? Heated debates have been going on for years, but let’s leave …

A group that you thought you knew; an American city of rock & roll with a past that may surprise you: these two reissues come from different countries and eras – Great Britain just before the glitter; a Texas where punk was just beginning – with the same fire and the same attitude. Mott the …

The 18-year-old love child of pedophile glam rocker Gary Glitter is living a comfortable life in Cuba thanks to the money his father sends him and his mother, according to family friends. Gary Pantoja Sosa was born in 2001 during his mother Yudenia Sosa Martínez’s nine-year affair with imprisoned British musician Glitter, 74. Despite serving …

A source claimed that the public would be “disgusted” to see how the inmates of HMP The Verne live on the Isle of Portland in Dorset. An insider claimed the prison on the Isle of Portland was like a “prison camp” ( Image: Alamy Stock Photo The prison housing pedophile Gary Glitter and nearly 600 …

Walking around in trendy clothes and carrying a skateboard, this Cuban teenager stands out in the poor streets of Havana. Pictured for the first time is Gary Pantoja Sosa – the 18-year-old child of depraved glam rock pedophile Gary Glitter. And although her namesake father is serving a 16-year sentence for a sickening catalog of …

The memories and guitars put together by the man whose phone call to David Bowie in 1972 led to one of glam rock’s greatest hits must go under a hammer. uitars, posters and stage costumes belonging to the late Peter “Overend” Watts, bassist of iconic band Mott the Hoople for over 15 years, will be …