"I want to recognise the late Glenn Buxton, who was the heart and soul of the band, as black and dark as it may be." Alice Cooper paid tribute to the late guitarist as the group was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. The singer received the honour in New York on Monday (14Mar11), taking to the podium with his pet snake, an albino boa constrictor named Kachina, draped around his neck.