THE CARS

Red Hot Chili Peppers Honor Ric Ocasek With 'Just What I Needed' Cover

Red Hot Chili Peppers are one of the latest to pay tribute to Ric Ocasek , the frontman for The Cars who passed away at the age of 75 earlier this month. At a show in Sigapore for the Formula 1 Singapore Grand Prix, the band ripped through their own muscular version of “Just What I Needed,” The...
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Ric Ocasek Cause of Death Revealed

( WXRT ) -- The Cars founder Ric Ocasek was found dead on September 15th in his New York City apartment. According to the New York Daily News , Ocasek died from heart disease. The New York City medical examiner's office said the cause of death was hypertensive and atherosclerotic cardiovascular...
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Remembering Ric Ocasek: 5 Favorite Videos from The Cars

Ric Ocasek passed away this weekend at the age of 75. The frontman for The Cars , which was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame last year, leaves behind decades of music, both as an artist and a producer. Starting with their debut album in 1978 packed with hits and timeless classics, The...
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Weezer, The Killers, and More Honor Ric Ocasek

Ric Ocasek died Sunday at the age of 75, immediately setting off a flood of tributes from fans and artists impacted by the frontman from The Cars . Not only was Ocasek the leader of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame group, but he also became a prolific producer, working with artists like No Doubt ,...
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THE DAILY FEED - ALT BUFFALO ACTS IN THE ROCK AND ROLL HALL OF FAME

The nominations for 2018’s class of inductees in the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame are out and there’s AltBuffalo acts leading the list! Radiohead , Depeche Mode and Rage Against The Machine along with Kate Bush , the Cars , Eurythmics , Judas Priest , MC5 , Dire Straights , Bon Jovi and LL Cool J all...
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THE DAILY FEED-HALL OF FAME

The nominations for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's Class of 2017 are in, and the list includes AltBuffalo faves Pearl Jam , Depeche Mode and Jane’s Addiction as well as Tupac Shakur , Electric Light Orchestra , Janet Jackson , The Cars , The Zombies and Yes ! The public gets to vote and the top...
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