Jackson Browne, Neil Young and Rush’s Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson are set to induct members into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame this April. Browne will induct Joan Baez, Young will induct Pearl Jam, and Lee and Lifeson will induct Yes. Additional performers and presenters will be announced at a later date.
The 2017 Ceremony will take place on Friday, April 7th at Barclays Center in Brooklyn. It will honor this year’s inductees: ELO, Joan Baez, Journey, Nile Rogers, Pearl Jam, Tupac Shakur, and Yes.
Tickets for the 32nd Annual Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, presented by Klipsch Audio, will go on sale to the public on Friday, February 3rd at 10 am EST.
Rock Hall members will receive access to the first pre-sale with special member code on Friday, January 27th at 10 am EST through Sunday, January 29th at 10 pm EST. Please note: To be eligible for the 2017 Induction Ceremony Member Pre-Sale, members has to join prior to December 31, 2016. Citi Card members can purchase tickets before the public beginning Monday, January 30th at 10 am EST through Thursday, February 2 at 10 pm EST via citiprivatepass.com.
Tickets to the public start at $50 and will be available along with VIP packages through ticketmaster.com, barclayscenter.com, or by calling 800-745-3000. Tickets can also be purchased in person at the American Express Box Office at Barclays Center starting Saturday, February 4th at noon (if tickets are still available). Tickets are not available for purchase through the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.
The Ceremony will once again have its television premiere on HBO, and a radio broadcast on SiriusXM. Broadcast details will be announced at a later date.
The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland, Ohio, will also open a special exhibit on the 2017 Inductees in conjunction with the Ceremony. Experience the world of rock and roll through the eyes of the 2017 Inductees with iconic items from Joan Baez, ELO, Journey, Pearl Jam, Nile Rodgers, Tupac Shakur and Yes. Visitors will get a behind-the-scenes glimpse into their lives, the impact they have had and influences they continue to make. The 2017 Inductee exhibit opens March 31st.
Author: Buddy Iahn
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