ROCKGODZ Hall of Fame Awards 2024 to Honor Legendary Musicians and Industry Leaders in Cleveland, Ohio

The ROCKGODZ Hall of Fame is proud to announce their 2024 awards show in Cleveland, Ohio March 21, 2024, at the legendary Music Box Supper Club, 1148 Main Ave, Cleveland, OH 44113. This event will honor some of Cleveland’s most influential local musicians and industry leaders.

The Inductees include members of the James Gang, Jimmy Fox, Dale Peters, and Joe Walsh.  Also being inducted are members of Beau Coup, Frank Amato, Tom Amato, Bill March, Dennis Lewin, Billy Sullivan, and Don Krueger.   Other local celebrities Neil Zaza, Buddy Maver, Lisa Dillon, and Charlie Wiener will be honored at the event.  RockGodz is also proud to induct in memoriam Michael Stanley of the Michael Stanley Band and Henry (Hank) LoConti Sr., founder of the infamous Agora concert club in Cleveland.  RockGodz Hall of Fame has entered a new phase for its award shows in traveling to main streets across the nation to honor local rock and roll icons and influencers in their home states. 

Rock and roll legends will honor their own during a celebration of music with passion and talent at its core, bringing recognition to individual musicians who built the legacy of rock music. All RockGodz Hall of Fame inductees are selected by inductee alumni, their peers, which continues to make the organization highly respected by the music community. This year’s Event will include an Award Show and live musical performances from the RockGodz Hall of Fame band featuring Akron/Cleveland’s own Freddie Salem, Beau Coup, Neil Zaza and LoConti.  The event will be a night of music and celebration of some of Ohio’s best!

Our mission is to acknowledge the contributions of a group of stunningly gifted musicians and professionals who flew under the radar while delivering to the world music that has orchestrated the soundtrack of many lives,” said Cindy Landeen, RockGodz Hall of Fame Founder.  We believe that these virtuosos, maestros, and those working in the trenches behind the scenes need not wait any longer to be recognized and acknowledged for their part in rock and roll history.  In the day they may have been relatively unknown to the music world and fans at large but RockGodz Hall of Fame has purposely taken on the challenge and goal of celebrating their achievements.”  

VIP Meet and Greet 5pm to 6 pm, doors open at 6pm and showtime is 7pm.

Tickets are available for purchase at:   www.musicboxcle.com/event/rockgodz-2024

RockGodz Hall of Fame is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation.  All events and initiatives are funded by ticket sales, sponsorships, volunteers, and donations.

2023 Awards Show-Nashville Tennessee

View or Download the show program here.

http://www.vintagerock.com – Highlights from the red carpet for the RockGodz Hall of Fame Awards at Bowie’s Nashville on July 21, 2023. This video features exclusive interviews with Pat Travers, Mark Stein (Vanilla Fudge), Tom Zutaut (A&R rep who signed Gun’s N’ Roses), guitarist Todd Sharp, Pete Bremy (Vanilla Fudge), drummer/educator Sandy Gennaro and Vince Martell (Vanilla Fudge).

Nashville, TN, May 20, 2023 –(PR.com)– RockGodz Hall of Fame (www.rockgodzhalloffame.com) 2023 awards show held on July 21, 2023 in Nashville, Tennessee at the legendary Bowie’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Club, honoring some of the most influential musicians and industry leaders in rock music history.

The original members of Vanilla Fudge, (Carmine Appice, Mark Stein, Vince Martell, Pete Bremy and in honorarium, Tim Bogert), Pat Travers (Pat Travers Band), Steve Popovich Sr., (Legendary record promoter for CBS records under Clive Davis, President at Cleveland Internal Records and Polygram Records Nashville), Mike Curb, (Founder of Curb Records and Music Business Impresario and Philanthropist), Bob Bender, (Host and Producer on Business Side of Music, an established music industry veteran with years of major label and indie artist experience) and many more were honored at the ceremony for their incredible contributions to rock music. This gathering will celebrated unsung heroes behind Rock and Roll’s most legendary musicians and most famous instrumentation on chart-topping albums.

Rock and Roll legends honored their own during a celebration of music with passion and talent at its core, bringing recognition to individual musicians who built the legacy of rock music. All RockGodz Hall of Fame inductees are selected by inductee alumni, their peers, which continues to make the organization highly respected by the music community.

“Our mission is to acknowledge the contributions of a group of stunningly gifted musicians and professionals who flew under the radar while delivering to the world music that has orchestrated the soundtrack of many lives,” said Cindy Landeen, RockGodz Hall of Fame Founder. “We believe that these virtuosos, maestros, and those working in the trenches behind the scenes need not wait any longer to be recognized and acknowledged for their part in rock and roll history. In the day they may have been relatively unknown to the music world and fans at large but RockGodz Hall of Fame has purposely taken on the challenge and goal of celebrating their achievements.”

Additional 2023 Inductees included: Sandy Gennaro (American rock drummer, author, musician, public speaker, and mentor who recorded and toured with many musical artists including Blackjack, The Monkees, Pat Travers, Cyndi Lauper and Joan Jett.), Todd Sharp (Lead guitarist that has toured with may including Hall & Oates, Christine McVie, Mick Fleetwood to Rod Stewart and many more), , Tom Zutaut (Founded the American record label The Enclave and former A&R executive for Geffen Records best known for signing Motley Crue and Guns N’ Roses), and Don Adkins (Music Industry Photographer with over 4 decades of achievements including 25 record covers including the first Motley Crue record cover.)

RockGodz Hall of Fame is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation. All events and initiatives are funded by ticket sales, sponsorships, volunteers, and donations.

Pop-Up Awards RockGodz Inducts Dee Snider

April 2022, RockGodz Hall of Fame surprise induction of Dee Snider, singer, songwriter, radio personality, and actor.

Best known as the Lead singer and songwriter of the heavy metal legend Twisted Sister!

What an honor to have Dee as part of our elite group of inductees.

Photo Credit: Jill Jarrett

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