Hall of Fame

I feel that there are a lot of musical performers, songwriters, producers – past and present – who do not always get the recognition they deserve. So, I’ve come up with my own “Q” Hall of Fame. I’ll add names every week or so. Let me know what you think!

April 17, 2017 – J. Geils Band

April 5, 2017 – Electric Light Orchestra (ELO)

April 5, 2017 – Journey

April 5, 2017 – Nile Rogers, Bernard Edwards, CHIC

April 3, 2017 – Pearl Jam

April 3, 2017 – Joan Baez

March 29, 2017 – Charlie Chaplin

February 27, 2017 – Professor Longhair (Roy Bird)

November 14, 2016 – Leonard Cohen

November 2, 2016 Emerson, Lake, and Palmer

October 26, 2016 Mahalia Jackson

October 19, 2016 – Herman’s Hermits

September 28, 2016 – Ed Sullivan

August 31, 2016 – Black Sabbath

August 22, 2016 – John Lee Hooker

June 1, 2016 – Herb Alpert, Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass

May 11, 2016 – Irving Berlin

April 13, 2016 – The Steve Miller Band, Steve Miller

April 13, 2016 – Chicago, Chicago Transit Authority

April 11, 2016 – Cheap Trick

April 6, 2016 – Deep Purple

April 6, 2016 – Bert Berns

April 4, 2016 – N.W.A.

March 30, 2016 – Jerry Lewis

March 14, 2016 – George Martin

February 17, 2016 – Ray Charles

February 10, 2016 – Al Kooper

January 27, 2016 – Roy Rogers and Dale Evans

January 6, 2016 – David Bowie

December 23, 2015 – Casey Kasem (DJ)

December 23, 2015 – Alan Almond (DJ)

December 16, 2015 – Frank Sinatra

December 2, 2015 – Willie Dixon

November 11, 2015 – Allen Toussaint

October 21, 2015 – Chuck Berry

August 6, 2015 – Buddy Emmons

June 21, 2015 – SRC

May 20, 2015 – Percy Sledge

May 13, 2015 – Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble

April 1, 2015 – Spike Jones and His City Slickers

August 27, 2014 – Robin Williams

May 21, 2014 – Brian Epstein

May 14, 2014 – Andrew Loog Oldham

May 14, 2014 – Cat Stevens

May 14, 2014 -The Rolling Stones

May 7, 2014 – The Beatles

April 30, 2014 – Hall & Oates

April 23, 2014 – Kiss

April 16, 2014 – Peter Gabriel

April 9, 2014 – Nirvana

April 2, 2014 – Devo

March 26, 2014 – Soupy Sales

March 19, 2014 – The Supremes, Diana Ross and The Supremes

March 12, 2014 – Shirley Temple

February 26, 2014 – Bessie Smith

January 8, 2014 – The Andrews Sisters

January 8, 2014 – Lou Reed

January 8, 2014 – Ray Price

November 13, 2013 – Savoy Brown

October 16, 2013 – Jethro Tull

September 25, 2013 – Jimi Hendrix

August 21, 2013 – Chubby Checker

August 14, 2013 – Janis Joplin

August 7, 2013 – J.J. Cale

July 3, 2013 – Sly & The Family Stone

June 12, 2013 – Bread

June 5, 2013 – Ian Dury

May 29, 2013 – The Doors

May 22, 2013– Steppenwolf

May 9, 2013 – The Band

May 2, 2013 – George Jones

April 11, 2013 – Albert King

March 28, 2013 – The Three Stooges

March 14, 2013 – The Corrs

February 21, 2013 – Dinah Washington

February 14, 2013 – Dean Martin

February 7, 2013 – Beausoleil

January 17, 2013 – Patti Page

January 10, 2013 – Gene Vincent & The Blue Caps

January 3, 2013 – Dave Brubeck

November 29, 2012 – Laura Nyro

November 22, 2012 – Ricky Skaggs

November 8, 2012 – The Stooges

October 11, 2012 – Smokey Robinson and The Miracles

October 4, 2012 – Andy Williams

September 27, 2012 – Joe South

September 20, 2012 – Faces/Small Faces

September 13, 2012 – Nanci Griffith

September 6, 2012 – The Crickets

August 30, 2012 – Woody Guthrie

August 23, 2012 – Hank Ballard and the Midnighters

August 16, 2012 – Donna Summer

August 9, 2012 – The Rutles

August 2, 2012 – Procol Harum

July 26, 2012 – Mary Chapin Carpenter

July 19, 2012 – Rick Nelson

July 5, 2012 – Willie Nelson

June 28, 2012 – The Beach Boys

June 21, 2012 – Sarah Brightman

May 31, 2012 – Queen

May 24, 2012 – Robert Moog

May 17, 2012 – John Denver

May 10, 2012 – Burt Bacharach

May 3, 2012 – Los Texas Tornados

April 19, 2012 – Dick Clark

April 12, 2012 – The Beastie Boys

April 5, 2012 – Earl Scruggs

March 29, 2012 – Weird Al Yankovic

March 22, 2012 – David Arkenstone

March 15, 2012 – Altan

March 8, 2012 – Leonard Bernstein

March 1, 2012 – James Grant, WHFR-FM radio hosthttp://philmaq.com/2013/02/james-grant-and-urban-rock-radio-remembered/

February 23, 2012 – Aretha Franklin

February 16, 2012 – Fats Domino

February 9, 2012 – Shania Twain

January 26, 2012 – Glen Campbell

January 12, 2012 – Steeleye Span

January 5, 2012 – Leiber and Stoller

December 15, 2011 – Duane Eddy

December 8, 2011 – Guyden Records

December 1, 2011 – Linda Ronstadt

November 24, 2011 – The Tail Gators

November 10, 2011 – The MC5

November 3, 2011 – Blondie

October 20, 2011 – Andrew Gold

October 13, 2011 – Yes

October 6, 2011 – John Lennon

September 29, 2011 – The Everly Brothers

September 22, 2011 – Perez Prado

September 15, 2011 – Loggins and Messina

September 8, 2011 – The Bangles

September 1, 2011 – John Hiatt

August 25, 2011 – Suzy Bogguss

August 18, 2011 – Fabulous Thunderbirds

August 11, 2011 – Lenny Gomulka

August 4, 2011 – Ten Years After

July 28, 2011 – Carly Simon

July 21, 2011 – Gary Lewis

July 14, 2011 – Mavis Staples

July 7, 2011 – Ringo Starr

June 30, 2011 – The Go-Go’s

June 23, 2011 – Clarence Clemons

June 16, 2011 – Paul McCartney

June 2, 2011 – Jackson Browne

May 26, 2011 – Bob Dylan

May 19, 2011 – Renaissance

May 19, 2011 – Be Bop Deluxe

May 12, 2011 – Emmylou Harris

May 5, 2011 – Los Lobos

April 28, 2011 – Eva Cassidy

April, 21, 2011 – Pete Seeger

April 14, 2011 – The Strawbs

April 7, 2011 – Jonathan Richman

March 31, 2011 – Johann Sebastian Bach

March 24, 2011 – David Lanz

March 17, 2011 – The Chieftains

March 10, 2011 – Neil Diamond

March 10, 2011 – Dr. John

March 10, 2011 – Alice Cooper

March 10, 2011 – Leon Russell

March 10, 2011 – Tom Waits

March 10, 2011 – Darlene Love

March 10, 2011 –Jac Holzman (Founder of Elektra Records)

March 10, 2011 – Art Rupe (Founder of Specialty Records)

March 3, 2011 – Queen Ida

February 24, 2011 – George Harrison

February 17, 2011 – Curtis Mayfield

February 10, 2011 – Robert Gordon

February 3, 2011 – Hildegard Von Bingen

February 3, 2011 – Buddy Holly, Buddy Holly and The Crickets

January 27, 2011 – Judy Collins

January 20, 2011 – The Stray Cats

January 13, 2011 – Elvis Presley

December 30, 2010 – Jeff Healey, The Jeff Healy Band

December 23, 2010 – Lorrie Line

December 16, 2010 – Nick Lowe

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