Canada’s Rock of Fame: Honoring Legendary Rock Icons in a Monumental Induction Ceremony
Get ready to rock as Canada’s Walk of Fame announces an extraordinary induction ceremony like no other! Thirteen influential rock legends from the ’70s and ’80s are set to be honored in a monumental celebration. This special event, dubbed “Canada’s Rock of Fame,” will take place on September 28 at Toronto’s iconic Massey Hall. It marks the first of two induction ceremonies in 2023, commemorating the 25th anniversary of Canada’s Walk of Fame. With an impressive lineup of presenters, performers, and special guests to be revealed, this event promises an unforgettable night for music enthusiasts. Tickets go on sale Friday, July 14, at 10 a.m. ET – so mark your calendars!
Canada’s rich musical heritage will be showcased as thirteen esteemed rock acts join the prestigious ranks of Canada’s Walk of Fame. This illustrious group includes April Wine, Chilliwack, Glass Tiger, Lee Aaron, Lighthouse, Loverboy, Max Webster, Michel Pagliaro, Platinum Blonde, Prism, Rough Trade, The Parachute Club, and Trooper. These legendary artists have left an indelible mark on the Canadian music scene, delivering unforgettable hits that have stood the test of time.
Canada’s Walk of Fame, in partnership with Anthem Entertainment and Live Nation, has curated an unprecedented experience for music lovers. Canada’s Rock of Fame at Massey Hall will bring together all thirteen rock icons for an extraordinary night of live performances, special guests, and a reunion of Canadian DJ legends. Led by the acclaimed musical director Lou Pomanti, this once-in-a-lifetime celebration will transport audiences through the greatest hits that have resonated with fans for decades. Prepare to be captivated by the energy, talent, and sheer rock ‘n’ roll brilliance on display.
This year’s inductees include Supreme Court Justice Rosalie Silberman Abella, Degrassi, Connor McDavid, Rick Mercer, and Dr. Brenda Milner, all of whom have made significant contributions to their respective fields. The diversity and influence of these honorees reflect the broad scope of excellence that Canada’s Walk of Fame recognizes.
As Canada’s Walk of Fame marks its 25th anniversary, this event represents a pivotal moment in its history. With Canada’s Rock of Fame leading the way, the organization remains committed to celebrating outstanding talent and accomplishments across multiple domains. The annual induction ceremony, to be held at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre on December 2, will honor all the 2023 inductees and feature memorable performances and tributes from today’s brightest stars and esteemed alumni.
Don’t miss your chance to be a part of this historic occasion! Tickets for Canada’s Rock of Fame will be available through Ticketmaster.com starting Friday, July 14, at 10 a.m. ET. A limited number of tickets will be sold during a general on-sale period on Thursday, July 13, from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. ET. AMEX cardholders can enjoy Front of the Line ticket access from Wednesday, July 12, at 10 a.m. ET to Thursday, July 13, at 10 p.m. ET. Visit www.canadaswalkoffame.com for more information on Canada’s Walk of Fame and its 25th-anniversary festivities.
(Source: Canada’s Walk of Fame)