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For Wednesday, January 15, 2020

>>Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Inductees Announced

(Cleveland, OH)  --  The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has announced its class of 2020. The Hall of Fame judges had 16 nominees to choose from.  Also making the cut are Depeche Mode, Whitney Houston, Nine Inch Nails, Notorious B.I.G. and T. Rex.  This year's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony will be held at the Public Auditorium in Cleveland on May 2nd. 

>>Foreigner, Kansas Kicking Off North American Tour With Europe

(Undated)  --  Foreigner will be touring North American this summer with Kansas for the Juke Box Heroes 2020 tour with support from Europe.  The tour kicks off July 9th in Albuquerque, New Mexico and will conclude in Austin, Texas, September 13th.  Foreigner's Mick Jones shared his excitement about the trek, "We can't wait to hit the road with our good friends Kansas and Europe and bring all our biggest hits to cities across the country."

>>Queen, Alice Cooper Confirm Benefit Show For Australia

(Undated)  --  Queen and Adam Lambert and Alice Cooper are among the acts confirmed to play Fire Fight Australia, a benefit concert in Sydney Australia on February 16th.  Hosted by comedian Celeste Barber, the event at ANZ Stadium in Sydney's Olympic Park will play host to international and local music icons, including Olivia Newton-John and Pete Murray, as they unite to share one stage for Australia during its time of need.  "Australia," says Queen, "We're proud to announce we're performing with Adam Lambert at hashtag-Fire-Fight-Australia alongside an incredible line-up of artists to raise money for national bushfire relief."

>>Meat Loaf Sues Dallas Hotel

(Dallas, TX)  --  Meat Loaf is suing a Dallas hotel where he tumbled off the stage last year.  The 72-year-old singer spoke at a horror movie convention at the Hyatt Regency in Dallas last May, and was taking questions from the audience when he accidentally fell off the stage.  His lawsuit says there was no railing or safety barrier at the back of the stage to prevent someone from falling off, and that Meat Loaf sustained serious injuries to his neck, shoulder and collarbone.  His lawsuit seeks unspecified monetary damages.


>>Charlie Daniels Band, Marshall Tucker Band Announce US Tour

(Undated)  -- The Charlie Daniels Band and the Marshall Tucker Band have announced that they will be teaming up for the Fire on the Mountain tour this Spring.  The tour will kick off in Enid, Oklahoma, on April 23rd, and carry to Cherokee, North Carolina on May 23rd, then pick up again August 14th in Cincinnati and run until November 7th in Clearwater, Florida.  The Scooter Brown Band will be joining the tour for select dates through November.