Rock and Roll Hall of Fame to Host Simulcast of 2016 Induction Ceremony on April 8

April 8 Outside the Barclays Center
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Outside of the Barclays Center, the Official Simulcast Party at the Rock Hall is the only place to see the Induction Ceremony in its entirety, live and uncensored

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame will host an exclusive live broadcast of the 31st Annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, presented by Klipsch Audio, on Friday, April 8. Outside the Barclays Center, the official simulcast at the Rock Hall will be the only place to watch the Induction Ceremony on the night of the event. Doors for the simulcast open at 6:30 p.m., and the broadcast begins at 7 p.m. The simulcast is sponsored by Great Lakes Brewing Company and Brewery Ommegang.

Tickets for the simulcast will go on sale to the public Wednesday, February 17 at 10 a.m. via, and at the Rock Hall’s box office. The Rock Hall member presale will begin Tuesday, February 16 at 10 a.m. ET.

The 31st Annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony will honor this year’s Inductees: Cheap Trick, Chicago, Deep Purple, N.W.A and Steve Miller, as well as Ahmet Ertegun Award for Lifetime Achievement Inductee Bert Berns. Special guests include The Black Keys, Rob Thomas, Lars Ulrich of Metallica, and others that will be announced at a later date.

Simulcast tickets are $23.50 and will include access to all Rock Hall exhibits and the entire broadcast of the ceremony. Concession stands and cash bars will be available. The store will also feature commemorative 2016 Inductee items.

This year’s Inductees will be highlighted in the Rock Hall’s 2016 Inductee exhibit, opening April 6, 2016. The exhibit will feature interpretive and interactive content, and other elements exploring the musical and cultural impact of the 2016 inductees, as well as artists they’ve influenced.

Tickets for the 2016 Induction Ceremony at the Barclays Center are on sale now at For more about the inductees, the ceremony and simulcast, or to become a Member, go to

The Induction Ceremony is held in Cleveland every three years, and will return to the city in 2018 to honor the 33rd class inducted into the Hall of Fame.

About the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame:
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum’s mission is to engage, teach and inspire through the power of rock and roll. The institution carries out its mission by giving voice to the stories of the people, artifacts and events that shaped rock and roll — through Museum exhibits, materials in the Museum’s Library and Archives, traveling exhibitions, and a wide array of innovative educational programs and activities. The Museum is open seven days a week from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. On Wednesdays (and Saturdays through Labor Day), the Museum is open until 9 p.m. For more information, please call 216.781.ROCK (7625), visit or follow us on Facebook, Twitter (@rock_hall) and Instagram (@rockhall).