Hard Rock Cafe West Coast Raises Funds For BADD

L.A. CaliforniaJanuary 12, 1988

The Hard Rock Cafe`s West Coast head office today purchased a Specter Bass donated and signed by Motly Crue for $1,600.00. Warick Stone curator for the chain met with Danny Perkins and pledged support for BADD and the promise to purchase all the high end quality memorabilia we could come up with. Danny also met up with […]


John Kay Steppenwolf Supports BADD

Los Angeles CaliforniaJanuary 11, 1988

BADD met John Kay of Steppenwolf in his managers office in L.A. today as part of our West Coast tour. Tim Eddis GM of HRC showed up also.


Ronnie James Dio Donates Sword

MontrealJanuary 7, 1988

Metal Goth singer Ronnie James Dio played to a huge crowd here in Montreal tonight and took some time off to donate a signed sword for the cause.He personalized it to the HRC Toronto and said he would help whenever we needed him. He supports several non-profit organizations directing their efforts to children.


Ted Nugent Next In Line

Hartford CTDecember 19, 1987

Another great endorsement, Mr. Clean and Sober himself Ted Nugent backstage with Danny Perkins.


Roy Buchanon Plays For BADD

Montreal Club SodaDecember 4, 1987

Blues Legend Roy Buchanon played Club Soda and donated 2 Fender Telecasters to BADD. He signed both of them and personalized one to The Hard Rock Cafe Toronto. Best known for the song “The Messiah Will Come Again” he once was offered the lead guitar spot in the Rolling Stones when Mick Taylor left his answer was “What […]


Hard Rock Cafe Canada Closes Deal With BADD In Toronto

Toronto OntarioDecember 3, 1987

Danny Perkins is proud to announce a deal has been struck with The Bitove Corporation owners of Hard Rock Cafe Canada. Nick Bitove and Tim Eddis general manager of the restaurant agreed to purchase all their Rock and Roll memorabilia needs from Danny Perkins exclusively The Restaurant located on Young street in Toronto was the […]


Motley Crue Signs Up With B.A.D.D.

Fort Myers FloridaNovember 27, 1987

Motley Crue has lent their name and support to B.A.D.D. while on tour in Florida. The band also donated 2 Kramer guitars that they all signed as well as actress Heather Lochlear who just married drummer Tommy Lee. The opening band Guns and Roses received a long standing ovation and was amazing by all standards,this band is going […]


Fleetwood Mac Joins BADD

MontrealNovember 12, 1987

Mick Fleetwood wanted to keep the tambourin I brought for Stevie Nicks to sign, so I traded him for his shirt.