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The Web Reacts to this Year's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Nominees

The Web Reacts to this Year's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Nominees

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  • The rock gods have spoken. The 2012 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame nominees have been announced, and the star-studded list is filled with iconic musical acts from the ‘80s and beyond. Out of the 15 nominees, only five will be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of fame museum in Cleveland, Ohio.

    For some, the mix of musicians makes total sense and conjurs twinges of nostalgia. For others, this year’s contenders are a colossal abomination. A number of people across the web are upset that the band Rush didn’t make the cut. Here’s the Twitterverse has to say.

  • 2012 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Nominees:

    Beastie Boys
    The Cure
    Donovan
    Eric B. & Rakim
    Guns N’ Roses
    Heart
    Joan Jett and The Blackhearts
    Freddie King
    Laura Nyro
    Red Hot Chili Peppers
    Rufus with Chaka Khan
    The Small Faces/The Faces
    The Spinners
    Donna Summer
    War

    Who do you think should make it into the great halls?

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