On Tuesday night (Nov. 29) at the Hard Rock Cafe in London a special evening took place for former IRON MAIDEN drummer Clive Burr.
At this specially organized event, Clive Burr's drum kit from the Beast on The Road tour was given to the Hard Rock Cafe to accompany other famous artifacts from rock history such as Jimi Hendrix, Pete Townsend, B.B. King and Eric Clapton's guitars, Mitch Mitchell's drum kit and clothing worn by THE BEATLES, Jim Morrison and THE WHO.
In return the Hard Rock Cafe kindly donated a check for £10,000 to Clive Burr to further help him with his treatment and care (Clive is suffering from multiple sclerosis).
IRON MAIDEN members Bruce Dickinson, Adrian Smith and Janick Gers came down for the presentation and Bruce said a few words to pay tribute to Clive before the check was given to Clive by Hard Rock Cafe owner Don Bernstein.
Many famous faces turned up for the occasion including Tony Iommi (BLACK SABBATH), Ian Paice (DEEP PURPLE), Bernie Torme (GILLAN, OZZY OSBOURNE), THE FUN LOVING CRIMINALS, members of CRADLE OF FILTH, GIRLSCHOOL and JOHNNY PANIC and the Hard Rock Cafe kept the free bar running all night to make it a great occasion for Clive, his partner Mimi and the many friends who attended.
Check put pictures at this location.
To comment on a
story or review, you must be logged in to an active personal account on Facebook. Once you're logged in, you will be able to comment. User comments or postings do not reflect the viewpoint of
does not endorse, or guarantee the accuracy of, any user comment. To report spam or any abusive, obscene, defamatory, racist, homophobic or threatening comments, or anything that may violate any applicable laws, use the "Report to Facebook" and "Mark as spam" links that appear next to the comments themselves. To do so, click the downward arrow on the top-right corner of the Facebook comment (the arrow is invisible until you roll over it) and select the appropriate action. You can also send an e-mail to blabbermouthinbox(@)gmail.com with pertinent details.
reserves the right to "hide" comments that may be considered offensive, illegal or inappropriate and to "ban" users that violate the site's Terms Of Service. Hidden comments will still appear to the user and to the user's Facebook friends. If a new comment is published from a "banned" user or contains a blacklisted word, this comment will automatically have limited visibility (the "banned" user's comments will only be visible to the user and the user's Facebook friends).