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Official 2019 Awards Ceremony at the 4th Annual Berks County Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Reception

by Berks History Center

Jun 06, 2019

The Berks History Center will celebrate local rock n’ roll history by honoring the newest members of the Berks County Rock & Roll Hall of Fame at a special awards ceremony at 7:00pm on June 14, 2019, during their annual reception from 5:30-8:30 p.m. Friends, family and the general public are invited to pay tribute to Berks County’s finest musicians at the event, which will be held at the Berks History Center Museum, located at 940 Centre Avenue, Reading, PA 19601.

The Berks County Rock & Roll Hall of Fame (BCRRHOF) is a permanent exhibit at the Berks History Center (BHC) that commemorates Berks County’s legendary contemporary music scene.

During the reception participants will enjoy light refreshments, musical entertainment, and a casual meet & greet with members of the BCRRHOF. Guests will have the opportunity to tour the BCRRHOF exhibit, in addition to 12 other exhibits and galleries in the BHC museum. The Official 2019 BCRRHOF Awards Ceremony will begin at 7:00pm.

“Berks County has been the birthplace of many talented musicians and performers. Even today, our County continues to be an incubator for a vibrant arts culture. The Berks County Rock & Roll Hall of Fame was created to honor the musicians who have helped to shape our local contemporary music scene,” said Sime Bertolet, Executive Director, The Berks History Center, Reading, Pa.

This year, BHC will induct 34 new musicians and 8 bands, including the 2018 People’s Choice Award winners, into the BCRRHOF. Inductees will receive their awards at the event during the Official Awards Ceremony.

The 2019 Inductees are:

  1. Jack “Fat Jack” Berkenstock
  2. David Cullen
  3. George Del Collo
  4. Mark J. DeLucia
  5. Pete Denunzio
  6. Vince Dzukovich
  7. Michael Eben
  8. Brad Ennis
  9. Randy Gartner
  10. Jerry Garrett
  11. Pat Garrett
  12. Jan Gyomber
  13. Karl Hausman
  14. John Intelisano
  15. Andrew Kapp
  16. Steven Koval
  17. Michael Kurowski
  18. Rob Lienti
  19. Phil Long
  20. Steve Long
  21. Butch Moody
  22. Kenny Moyer
  23. Scott K. Musselman
  24. Skip Petribone
  25. Randy Posey
  26. Kenny Shott
  27. Eugene “Bean” Sholly
  28. Horace “Sonny” Stewart
  29. Bob Stoyko
  30. Warren Taft
  31. Pat Tolland
  32. Bob Wagner
  33. Gene M. Wise
  34. Billy Yuhas

2019 Bands

  1. 4 Play
  2. Slut Brothers
  3. Pride & Joys
  4. Steele
  5. Musical Chaos
  6. The Pretenders
  7. WEB
  8. Ga Ga Gorilla

Admission to the reception is $7.00 for adults, $5.00 for seniors, and free for members of the Berks History Center and the Berks County Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.

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