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The Rock Hall Ceremony Will Never Be the Same Again By Michael Petrelli   31. That’s the number of induction ceremonies that came before this year’s event in Brooklyn. 31 times fans and industry big wigs alike sat in anticipation as the year’s chosen few took the stage to receive their illustrious award and cement their name amongst the greatest of all time. 31 moments of respect and admiration for the bands that influenced generations of musicians and left catalogs worth of hit songs and unforgettable albums for music lovers to cherish for the rest of eternity. 31 induction ceremonies...

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Camp Oasis, CCFA, Flight to Mars, FTM, fundraiser, Gary Westlake, HockeyTalkter, Jennifer Jaff, Mike McCready, Mike Musburger, Paul Passerelli, Ryan Burns, Thunderpussy, Tim DiJulio, VIP -

Flight to Mars, a tribute to 1970s English heavy rockers UFO featuring Pearl Jam lead guitarist Mike McCready, play two shows at The Showbox on Friday, May 12th and Saturday, May 13th for their 15th annual benefit. Proceeds from the show will benefit the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America's Camp Oasis, as well as the Jennifer Jaff Care Line for People with IBD. Seattle-based rock band Thunderpussy will open both shows. The all-female group has garnered much attention since coming onto the scene in 2014 selling out numerous local shows…all without releasing any music. Their debut single, released by...

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The Moment By Michael Petrelli Close your eyes and picture the first time you heard Pearl Jam.  For many of us this isn’t hard as that moment was the beginning of a beautiful journey through love, heartbreak, happiness and sorrow, along that dusty road we call life.  The last 25 years have been filled with the soundtrack of a band that has helped to enhance the joys and suppress the lows and has brought together a legion of fans, the ‘Faithful’, to a sound that unified millions and lead them to this moment, the coronation of not only a band,...

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I Would’ve Fallen By Stefanie Huber The Universe has a tendency to send odd pieces of rock n’ roll memorabilia my way.  I’m not someone who clamors to meet famous people, and I’m really not a “collector” by any stretch, but once in a while I’m in the right place at the right time, and some of these items are just too good to be true.  Like the lemon from Joey Ramone’s drink that I got in high school at my first Ramones show.  Like the bottle of Jack Daniels that I swigged with Captain Sensible and Dave Vanian of the Damned.  Like the bouquet of...

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Gift of Life Family House, Michael Petrelli, Operation Yellow Ribbon, staff, staff writer -

Wishlist Foundation is happy to welcome Mike Petrelli to the organization as a staff writer!Michael has been a Pearl Jam fan since the beginning. Having seen the band over 60 times all across the country, Michael notes that it’s the experience of their live show and the unbelievable camaraderie of the Pearl Jam community that continues to resonate throughout the past 25 years of his life. Wishlist has been a huge part of bringing so many fans closer together in a common belief that it is our responsibility as human beings to help raise awareness for those causes that we...

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