Neal Schon To Make Large Donation Of Personal Collection To Okpop Museum
JOURNEY founder and only remaining original member NEAL SCHON has announced that he will be donating a portion of his personal collection to the highly anticipated OKPOP Museum. The announcement was made immediately prior to Journey taking the stage with DEF LEPPARD at the BOK Center on July 9th.+
Born at Oklahoma's Tinker Air Force Base, Schon was inducted into the Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame in 2013 and the Rock and Roll Hall of Famealong with the other members of Journey in 2017.
“We’re going to get a nice collection for you all. I’m going to have to go through my zillion guitars and figure out which ones I’m going to ship. I’m also going to get you a giant platinum plaque with all our records on it.” - NEAL SCHON
At the 4th of July, Milwaukee, WI stop of the tour, Schon also invited active-duty soldiers onstage with a heartfelt performance of the "Star Spangled Banner," in honor of their upcoming deployment. The performance can be enjoyed online HERE.