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Richie Sambora To Perform BEFORE Rock Hall Induction

  • 1:07 pm Friday, March 23rd, 2018 by hildiwmmo

EX-Bon Jovi guitarist/songwriter Richie Sambora will kick off Rock Hall induction week with a live show in Cleveland April 7.

Sambora will be performing with his on and off-stage partner, guitarist Orianthi.

This is seen as a good indication that Sambora will also be re-joining his former band of 30 years as they are inducted to the Rock Hall at the April 14th ceremony.

Many fans are hoping these events lead to a permanent reunion between Bon Jovi and Sambora, who stopped performing together in 2013.

Sambora’s role in the band was significantly more than “guitarist”. He provided key backing vocals and created some [More]

Bon Jovi’s David Bryan And Tico Torres Talk Rock Hall, Upcoming Tour & More

  • 1:48 am Monday, February 26th, 2018 by Joe Rock

Bon Joivi keyboardist David Bryan and drummer Tico Torres discuss being inducted into The Rock Hall, touring, studio work and more.

Fan Vote for Rock Hall Ends Tonight

  • 4:21 pm Tuesday, December 5th, 2017 by hildiwmmo

Bon Jovi has dominated the fan vote since the short list of nominees was announced for 2018 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction.

The voting ends tonight at 11:59pm. You can vote here.

Official nominees will be announced Wednesday, December 13th.

You can vote for 5 acts – which is usually the number of nominees they choose each year for induction.

Your choices include Judas Priest, The Cars, J. Geils Band, The Moody Blues, Dire Straits, The Zombies, Kate Bush, Depeche Mode and many more.

Jovi, Cars, Dire, Judas On Rock Hall Short List

  • 5:35 pm Thursday, October 5th, 2017 by hildiwmmo

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has announced the bands it’s considering for induction in 2018.

Bon Jovi, Kate Bush, the Cars, Depeche Mode, Dire Straits, Eurythmics, J. Geils Band, Judas Priest, LL Cool J, the MC5, The Meters, Moody Blues, Radiohead, Rage Against the Machine, Rufus featuring Chaka Khan, Nina Simone, Sister Rosetta Tharpe, Link Wray and the Zombies are all under consideration for next year’s honor.

Fans are invited to vote (although no one knows how much weight, if any, that collective vote is given). You can VOTE HERE. 

The final nominees – usually a group of 5 or [More]

Mellencamp, Jagger, Rock World Pay Tribute to Tom Petty

  • 4:21 pm Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017 by hildiwmmo

Love the poetic way John Mellencamp paid tribute to Tom Petty on his Facebook page:

“Tom Petty was the Edward Hopper of American songwriters,” it begins. “He was a certain kind of bird that had no legs, so he could never land on this earth; he lived his whole life in the sky. And now he will spread his wings and sleep on the wind. His name is written in the stars. John Mellencamp.”

Bob Dylan:

“It’s shocking, crushing news,” Bob Dylan said in a statement to Rolling Stone. “I thought the world of Tom. He was a great performer, full of the light, [More]