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Hard Rock Heals Foundation supporter given the Leonard Bernstein Lifetime Achievement Award! We’ve talked about Vijay Gupta before on this blog, and for good reason.  Ted Talk veteran,  killer violinist, humanitarian, and co founder of one of our favorite music charities,  Street Symphony, Vijay is an advocate for the power of music to improve lives.…

A homeless violinist and how he sparked a change on Skid Row

If you’ve  ever seen “The Soloist,” starring Jamie Foxx, you are already familiar with Nathaniel Ayers’s story. The 2009 film was based on the life of Ayers, a Julliard-educated musician who has struggled with schizophrenia and homelessness throughout his life.  After a chance meeting with Los Angeles Times columnist, Steve Lopez, Ayers was introduced to…

Hamish Dodds Steps Down as President and CEO of Hard Rock Cafe International

Orlando, Fla., October 24, 2016 – Hard Rock Cafe International (USA), Inc., one of the world’s leading hospitality companies, announced today that Hamish Dodds, its President and CEO, has decided to step down from his position in early 2017 to pursue new opportunities. The company is wholly owned by the Seminole Tribe of Florida. It…

All Is One

On Wednesday, June 22nd, music will bring us together to support the victims, survivors, and their families and various communities affected by the recent tragedy in Orlando, FL. The ALL IS ONE Orlando Unity Concert will be headlined by Imagine Dragons and Nate Ruess, and held at Hard Rock Live Orlando.  100% of ticket sales…

Musicians On Call garner the healing power of music through “Half A Million Moments”

Music can be healing to both the body and soul.  Our partner, Musicians On Call, has tuned into this power to bring live and recorded music to patients in healthcare facilities across the country. TheirHalf A Million Moments campaign celebrates the milestone of more than 500,000  performances for patients, their families and caretakers! Learn more…