Stars Coming Out for the Illinois Rock and Roll Museum Hall of Fame Ceremony Next Week!
One week from today the doors will open at 4:00PM at the beautiful Rialto Square Theatre in downtown Joliet for an amazing evening celebrating Illinois music history in various categories.
Artists scheduled to appear this year include Kevin Cronin of REO Speedwagon, who was inducted in the Hall of Fame last year. Kevin is returning to provide a very special induction presentation and performance in tribute to Gary Loizzo of American Breed and Pumpkin Studios. Also scheduled to appear is Dennis DeYoung from Styx, Jim Peterik from the Ides of March and formerly of Survivor and of 38 Special fame, the New Colony Six and many more.
Last year’s ceremony was INCREDIBLE, with Kevin Cronin teaming up with The Millennials for a finale that tore the roof off!
The Class of 2022 Hall of Fame Band or Solo Artist inductees include Styx, Chuck Berry, Sam Cooke, Dan Fogelberg and the New Colony Six. Songwriter inductees feature Dennis DeYoung and Jim Peterik. The legendary John Records Landecker will be inducted in the DJ category, trailblazing WXRT-FM will be inducted in the Radio Station category, Gary Loizzo will enter the Hall of Fame in the Recording Studio category and Mercury Records, founded in Chicago in 1945, will be inducted in the Record Label category. Hall of Fame Inductees are selected by total votes cast each year by Charter Members of the Illinois Rock and Roll Museum on Route 66.
The event will be held at the Rialto Square Theatre, 102 North Chicago Street in downtown Joliet. Doors will open at 4:00pm and the show begins at 5:00pm.
Ticket prices are $68.50, $58.50 and $48.50. Tickets are available through Ticketmaster and links on the museum’s website at www.RoadToRock.org.