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Entries in Women Who Rock (2)

Friday
Jun172011

Lady Gaga's Meat Dress Arrives at Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Kevin Winter/Getty Images(CLEVELAND) -- Not long ago, it was announced that one of the attractions at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's new Women Who Rock exhibit would be Lady Gaga's famed meat dress, but the garment didn't actually arrive at the Hall in Cleveland until Thursday, according to MTV.

The meat dress, which Gaga wore to the MTV Video Music Awards last year, will join her childhood piano, song lyrics and other memorabilia in the exhibit, where it will be on display until February of 2012.

Jim Henke, the chief curator of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, spoke to MTV about the precautions the museum is taking to keep the dress from rotting while it's on display.

"It's going to be in a case, and we are putting some canisters in there to control the humidity," he explained.  He added that they have a canister in the case that "soaks up glutens," as well as "gels to control the environment."  The dress has also been treated with a special chemical solution.

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Friday
Feb042011

Female Artists to Be Featured in Rock Hall of Fame Exhibit

Photo Courtesy - Streamline/KonLive/Interscope(CLEVELAND) -- The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum in Cleveland will be opening a new exhibit dedicated to the "women who rock."

The exhibit will explore female musicians who've influenced the rock genre through the decades, including more recent artists like Lady Gaga, Madonna, Britney Spears, Christina Aguilera, Gwen Stefani, Cyndi Lauper and Janet Jackson.

The exhibit, which is called "Women Who Rock: Vision, Passion, Power," will be open from May 13 of this year to Feb. 26 of next year.

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