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This Year’s Gala Also Featuring Meet and Greet and Performances with Kings Of Thrash Including David Ellefson & Chris Poland, London + more

TOM MORELLO, legendary guitarist for rock bands such as Rage Against The Machine, Audioslave, and Prophets of Rage, will be Inducted to the 2024 Metal Hall of Fame. Inducting Morello will be guitarist John 5 (David Lee Roth, Rob Zombie).

The Most Important Night In Hard Rock and Heavy Metal!!” will take place on Thursday January 24, 2024, beginning at 5pm at the Delta Marriott Garden Grove, Anaheim, CA.

Guest Performs include Joel Hoekstra, (Whitesnake, Night Ranger), Kings of Thrash (Featuring David Ellefson, Chris Poland of Megadeth), Ken Mary (Flotsam & Jetsam), Held Hostage, Keith St. John(Kingdom Come), Deconstruct, Jordan Ziff (Stephen Pearcy), Sergio Michel, Jack Gibson (Exodus), Ari Kamin (Adler’s Appetite), and Sean Mcnabb (Dokken).  

Iconic musicians, industry executives, major television and movie producers, and surprise guests will also be in attendance, with All Star Jams taking place throughout the night.

The Gala will be hosted by Legendary Radio/Television Host Eddie Trunk, and Entertainment Personality Cathy Rankin. Top musicians will also be performing to honor late Whisky a Go Go and Rainbow Bar & Grill owner Mikeal Maglieri. The Gala will also continue the 40th Anniversary celebration and Induction into the 2024 Metal Hall of Fame for Eddie Trunk, who is celebrating his 40th year in radio.

Blackened, the award winning whiskey from Metallica, will present the 2024 Annual Metal Hall of Fame Gala, and will have a special sampling experience included in the price of admission, for all attendees ages 21 and over.

“Tom Morello has influenced guitarists, musical peers, and fans throughout the world,” says Metal Hall of Fame President/CEO Pat Gesualdo. Numerous bands and artists in various genres throughout the Industry have called upon Tom to play guitar on their projects, making him one of the most go-to musicians of all time.”

GET TICKETS: 7TH ANNUAL METAL HALL OF FAME GALA

Red Carpet Reception: 5:00PM | Awards Ceremony / Performances: 8:00PM

2024 METAL HALL OF FAME INDUCTEES:

TOM MORELLO (Rage Against The Machine, Audioslave, Prophets of Rage)

EDDIE TRUNK (Special 40thAnniversary Induction)

MICK MARS (Special video induction)

SEBASTIAN BACH (Inducted by WENDY DIO)

TIM “RIPPER” OWENS (KK’s Priest, Judas Priest, Iced Earth)

CARLOS CAVAZO (Quiet Riot)

PENELOPE SPHEERIS (Decline of Western Civilization, Wayne’s World)

CLEOPATRA RECORDS

MIKEAL MAGLIERI – WHISKY a Go Go

BIOHAZARD

ABOUT THE METAL HALL OF FAME

The Metal Hall of Fame is a non-profit, volunteer organization dedicated to forever enshrining the iconic musicians and music industry executives responsible for making Hard Rock and Heavy Metal music what it is today. Their contribution to the genre is invaluable, and they continue to inspire fans throughout the world, from generation to generation.

100% of proceeds from Metal Hall of Fame events go to preserving Hard Rock and Heavy Metal Music for future generations, and also bring free music programs to help special needs children and wounded veterans in health facilities and community centers.

For more information, please visit www.metalhalloffame.org, or call 973-263-0420.

www.metalhalloffame.org.