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.
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
We know you’re anxious for the weekend to start and instead of idly watching the hands of the clock slowly tick by to release you for a couple days, we’ve got something better you can pass the time with. That’s right, it’s time for a little Friday fun with Insane Clown Posse‘s unique take on the Christina Aguilera hit “Beautiful.”, reports LoudWire.com.
Roadcase Royale, the new group that unites Nancy Wilson and a trio of Heart veterans with former Prince vocalist Liv Warfield and lead guitarist Ryan Waters, is set to make its live debut later this month — and for a good cause, reports UltimateClassicRock.com
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