More Videos

UNC recruit Jordyn Adams talks about his first football game in NC 1:09

UNC recruit Jordyn Adams talks about his first football game in NC

Videos push for device-free dinners 0:31

Videos push for device-free dinners

A lighthearted look at Black Friday madness 1:57

A lighthearted look at Black Friday madness

A Chef’s Life Season 5 Trailer 3:05

A Chef’s Life Season 5 Trailer

NC State's Kevin Keatts says Arizona, not Duke, is the top team in the country 3:47

NC State's Kevin Keatts says Arizona, not Duke, is the top team in the country

Trump sows confusion over Russian hacking 2:09

Trump sows confusion over Russian hacking

'We've got to help Victor,' Hurricanes coach Bill Peters says 2:19

'We've got to help Victor,' Hurricanes coach Bill Peters says

Police dog does push-ups with Alabama officers 0:08

Police dog does push-ups with Alabama officers

AR-15: The Gun Used In So Many Mass Shootings 2:05

AR-15: The Gun Used In So Many Mass Shootings

Former CMPD cop shares fashion secrets for men 1:23

Former CMPD cop shares fashion secrets for men

  • UNC music proclamation honors James Taylor, other rock royalty.

    The UNC music proclamation program, headed by Ken Weiss, honors rock 'n' roll royalty and other artists. He tells the objective of the program and discusses the artists that have received the award so far. Staff video by Chris Seward cseward@newsobserver.com

The UNC music proclamation program, headed by Ken Weiss, honors rock 'n' roll royalty and other artists. He tells the objective of the program and discusses the artists that have received the award so far. Staff video by Chris Seward cseward@newsobserver.com Chris Seward cseward@newsobserver.com
The UNC music proclamation program, headed by Ken Weiss, honors rock 'n' roll royalty and other artists. He tells the objective of the program and discusses the artists that have received the award so far. Staff video by Chris Seward cseward@newsobserver.com Chris Seward cseward@newsobserver.com
On the Beat

On the Beat

Musings about all things related to music and culture of the popular variety

UNC’s own Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

August 22, 2015 08:16 AM

UPDATED August 22, 2015 03:28 PM

More Videos

UNC recruit Jordyn Adams talks about his first football game in NC 1:09

UNC recruit Jordyn Adams talks about his first football game in NC

Videos push for device-free dinners 0:31

Videos push for device-free dinners

A lighthearted look at Black Friday madness 1:57

A lighthearted look at Black Friday madness

A Chef’s Life Season 5 Trailer 3:05

A Chef’s Life Season 5 Trailer

NC State's Kevin Keatts says Arizona, not Duke, is the top team in the country 3:47

NC State's Kevin Keatts says Arizona, not Duke, is the top team in the country

Trump sows confusion over Russian hacking 2:09

Trump sows confusion over Russian hacking

'We've got to help Victor,' Hurricanes coach Bill Peters says 2:19

'We've got to help Victor,' Hurricanes coach Bill Peters says

Police dog does push-ups with Alabama officers 0:08

Police dog does push-ups with Alabama officers

AR-15: The Gun Used In So Many Mass Shootings 2:05

AR-15: The Gun Used In So Many Mass Shootings

Former CMPD cop shares fashion secrets for men 1:23

Former CMPD cop shares fashion secrets for men

  • The original Village People cowboy is back on the Billboard charts

    Raleigh native Randy Jones, the original Village People cowboy, is back on a Billboard chart for the first time – as a solo act.

On The Beat

David Menconi
News & Observer music critic David Menconi's random (and we do mean random) musings about all things related to music and culture of the popular variety.