Rock and Roll Hall of Fame http://wwno.org en N.O. Producer Matassa Inducted into Hall of Fame http://wwno.org/post/no-producer-matassa-inducted-hall-fame <p>NEW ORLEANS (AP) &mdash; Cosimo Matassa, the recording producer whose New Orleans studio was where Fats Domino recorded his first album &quot;The Fat Man&quot; in 1949, has been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.</p><p>Matassa was honored over the weekend in Cleveland for his contributions to the evolution of rock and roll.</p><p>Other 2012 Hall of Fame inductees included the Beastie Boys, Guns &#39;n&#39; Roses, the Red Hot Chili Peppers and Chicago blues guitarist Freddie King.</p> Mon, 16 Apr 2012 17:27:10 +0000 The Associated Press 8836 at http://wwno.org