RAIDING THE ROCK VAULT’s Howard Leese–guitarist for Heart between the years 1975 and 1997–will be inducted with the band into Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame And Museum today, April 18 as Los Angeles’ Nokia Theatre. The 28th Annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony will feature performances by four of this year’s inductees–Heart, Randy Newman, Public Enemy and Rush–and also honor Albert King and Donna Summer, as well as Lou Adler and Quincy Jones, this year’s recipients of the Ahmet Ertegun Award for Lifetime Achievement.
Overall, Heart has sold more than 30 million records. The group has had 20 Top 40 singles, seven Top 10 albums and four Grammy nominations. In 2012, Heart received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Howard is the first member of the RAIDING THE ROCK VAULT lineup–comprised of Tracii Guns [Guitar] (LA Guns, Guns n’ Roses), Robin McAuley [Lead Vocals] (MSG, Survivor), John Payne [Lead Vocals and Bass] (Asia), Paul Shortino [Lead Vocals] (Rough Cutt, Quite Riot), Jay Schellen [Drums] (Badfinger, Asia), Andrew Freeman [Lead Vocals and Guitars] (Lynch Mob, The Offspring), and Michael T. Ross [Keyboards] (Lita Ford, Hardline)–to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
RAIDING THE ROCK VAULT is the ultimate classic rock experience going on all year long at LVH – Las Vegas Hotel & Casino. Narrated, sung and acted along with compelling imagery including historical footage, the show transports the audience back to a magical musical journey from 1948 to 1989, traversing the genre’s history chronologically through the ‘40s, ‘50s, ’60s, ’70s and ’80s. “RAIDING THE ROCK VAULT” features classic anthems from The Rolling Stones, The Who, The Doors, Led Zeppelin, Jimi Hendrix, The Eagles, Queen, Van Halen, AC/DC, Journey, Free, Bryan Adams, Supertramp, Toto, Deep Purple, and more, truly boasting “The Greatest Set List Ever.“
Ticket prices for RAIDING THE ROCK VAULT range from $49 to $100 (plus fees) for a special Rock Star Package (which includes tickets in first five rows, t-shirt, signed concert program, signed album, meet and greet and VIP pass). Special discount tickets for $39 are available for locals. For an up-to-date schedule or to purchase tickets, visit the LVH box office or log onto thelvh.com or ticketmaster.com. Tickets can also be purchased by calling 702-732-5755 or 1-800-222-5361.