The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame’s 2013 ballot is out, and disco icons Donna Summer and Chic are both up for induction this year. Of course, “rock” fans have a complicated history with disco, although Chic’s Nile Rodgers has produced albums for rock icons including Mick Jagger, David Bowie and Stevie Ray Vaughan. Bruce Springsteen, meanwhile, thought enough of Donna Summer to write “Protection” for her.
Malcom John “Mac” Rebennack Jr., better known as [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Dr. John[/lastfm], has been recording music since 1957 in celebration of his hometown of New Orleans and passion for music. His combination of jazz, blues, and […]