Mitch Ryder, Chicago, Doobies, ELO, Cheap Trick: Still Ignored By The Rock Hall

Author: Jim Johnson

With tomorrow night’s Rock and Roll hall of Fame induction ceremonies taking place in Cleveland, I can’t help but reminded of those deserving artists who have yet to make the cut.  Among them Detroit’s own Mitch Ryder and so many others.

The induction tomorrow of Ringo StarrThe Paul Butterfield Blues Band, Green Day, Joan Jett & the Blackhearts, Lou Reed (for his solo work), Stevie Ray Vaughn & Double Trouble, The “5” Royales and Bill Withers into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame bring important recognition to those artists.

But a surprising number of standout names from the ’60s, ’70s and ’80s have yet to receive one of rock’s highest honors. Some very significant artists still waiting for the call from the Hall include:

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