|Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum (7/22/2013)|
With Karen and Kathleen in town, we went to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum.
You start out in the lower level with an introductory film called Mystery Train. It was just MTV-like video snippets to the song of that title. There were guitar displays everywhere; here is Lead Belly's acoustic guitar:
The Blues with Muddy Waters jacket and guitar:
Parliament Funkadelic with George Clinton's atomic dog shoes:
Les Paul "invented" the electric guitar, as well as experimental guitars like "The Rail:"
A darkened curving hall displays signatures of the inductees:
Cleveland Rock Critic Jane Scott: