Rock Daypop Archives

Pearl Jam Invite All Drumming Alums to Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction

When Pearl Jam were named as one of this year’s Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees, there were many who were surprised not to see drummer Dave Abbruzzese’s name mentioned among the inductees, including the drummer himself, who has been vocal about his exclusion. But Pearl Jam are hoping that Abbruzzese, along with all of the band’s drumming alums, will join them at the ceremony when they enter the Rock Hall, reports LoudWire.com.

Rock star dads with famous children

As this gallery of Stars With Rock Star Dads demonstrates, some of the most famous names in music, television and movies today have parents who are bona fide rock legends. In some cases, you may already know the story, or recognize the last name. But we bet you’ll discover a couple of new family connections, as you click through, reports UltimateClassicRock.com

PEARL JAM Donating Proceeds From Merch Sales To Planned Parenthood

According to The Pulse Of Radio, PEARL JAM is donating 100 percent of T-shirt proceeds and 25 percent of all goods sold on the band’s official web site through March 12 to Planned Parenthood Federation Of America. The goal is to help ensure equal health care for everyone, especially in states where clinics have been or might be defunded. The band is also donating proceeds to Planned Parenthood Global in support of health care partners across Africa and Latin America impacted by the recently reinstated global gag rule, reports BlabberMouth.net