CLEVELAND – The Beatles’ manager’s diaries, outfits from KISS and guitars from Hall and Oats headline a new exhibit showcasing the 2014 Inductees to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum. Memorabilia helps to honor those chosen this year, including Peter Gabriel, Daryl Hall and John Oates, KISS, Nirvana, Linda Ronstadt, Cat Stevens, the E Street Band, Brian Epstein and Andrew Loog Oldham.
The 2014 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony aired on HBO on May 31. The exhibit will remain open throughout 2014.
Some of the highlights of the exhibit include:
- Beatles’ manager Brian Epstein’s diaries
- Contracts and other documents related to Andrew Loog Oldham’s management of the Rolling Stones
- Clothing and instruments from the E Street Band, including the tenor saxophone played by Clarence Clemons on the “Born the Run” album
- A Peter Gabriel costume prop worn at the 1993 Grammy Awards
- Cape and boots worn by Peter Criss of KISS during publicity events and photo sessions while promoting KISS’ Dynasty tour
- Clothing and various items from Nirvanna, including a Kurt Cobain handwritten note
- A jacket worn by Linda Ronstadt on the cover of her 1978 album “Back in the U.S.A.”
- The guitar Cat Stevens played during his performance at the 2014 Induction Ceremony
- Guitars from Daryl Hall and John Oates
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