Heart Enters Rock Hall Thursday
Tonight (April 18th) Heart finally gets inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame during the ceremony at L.A.’s Nokia Theater. In addition to sisters Ann and Nancy Wilson, the classic 1975 to 1979 Heart lineup featuring lead guitarist Roger Fisher, bassist Steve Fossen, longtime guitarist/keyboardist Howard Leese, and drummer Michael DeRosier will be inducted.
Jackson Browne and John Fogerty will team up to perform with inductee Randy Newman, who’ll be inducted by Don Henley.
Carole King will perform for her former label exec, Ahmet Ertegun Lifetime Achievement Award recipient Lou Adler, who’ll be inducted by King’s fellow Ode Records label-mate Cheech Marin of Cheech & Chong fame.
Quincy Jones, who is also being honored with the award, will be saluted by Usher.
Spike Lee and Harry Belafonte will induct Public Enemy, who will perform.
Soundgarden’s Chris Cornell will induct fellow Seattle legends, Heart, and will be joined by Mike McCready and Alice In Chains’ Jerry Cantrell.
Foo Fighters Dave Grohl and Taylor Hawkins will induct Rush
John Mayer and Gary Clark Jr. will perform and pay tribute to late blues legend Albert King.
Both Christina Aguilera and Jennifer Hudson will salute Donna Summer.
Heart and Jason Bonham’s Led Zeppelin Experience tour dates (subject to change):
June 17 – West Palm Beach, FL – Cruzan Amphitheater
June 18 – Tampa, FL – Live Nation Amphitheater
June 20 – Atlanta, GA – Chastain Park Amphitheater
June 21 – Charlotte, NC – Verizon Wireless Amphitheater
June 22 – Raleigh, NC – Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion
June 24 – Virginia Beach, VA – Farm Bureau Live
June 25 – Washington, D.C.- Jiffy Lube Live
June 27 – Wantagh, N.Y. – Nikon at Jones Beach Theater
June 28 – Boston, MA – Comcast Center
June 29 – Bethel, NY – Bethel Woods Center for the Arts
July 2 – Holmdel, NJ – PNC Bank Arts Center
July 3 – Philadelphia, PA – Susquehanna Bank Center
July 4 – Uncasville, CT – Mohegan Sun Arena
July 19 – Detroit, MI – DTE Energy Music Theater
July 21 – Pittsburgh, PA – First Niagara Pavilion
July 22 – Cleveland, OH – Blossom Music Center
July 27 – Cincinnati, OH – Riverbend Music Center
July 29 – Chicago, IL – Ravinia Festival
July 30 – Indianapolis, IN – Klipsch Music Center
August 1 – West Allis, WI – Wisconsin State Fair
August 14 – Houston, TX – Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
August 15 – Dallas, TX – Gexa Energy Pavilion
August 17 – St. Louis, MO – Verizon Wireless Amphitheater
August 18 – Kansas City, MO – Starlight Theater
August 20 – Denver, CO – Fiddler’s Green Amphitheater
August 22, 23 – Los Angeles, CA – Greek Theater
August 24 – Indio, CA – Fantasy Springs Resort Casino
August 26 – San Diego, CA – Open Air Theater
August 28 – San Francisco, CA – America’s Cup Pavilion
August 30 – Portland, OR – Sleep Country Amphitheater