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  1. Saturday Night Attitude Dancing to Birthday Boy Robin Zander of Cheap TrickRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 24 | Aquarius Papers

    Yesterday was the birthday of Robin Zander , lead singer and rhythm guitarist for the band Cheap Trick, considered to be America's Beatles.

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  2. Music Review: Jellyfish - 'Bellybutton' and 'Spilt Milk' 2-CD ReissuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... influences from a pantheon of progenitors: The Beatles (indirectly), Queen, Supertramp, Squeeze, Big Star and Cheap Trick and any number of others. But during the brief heyday of Jellyfish, Sturmer and Manning succeeded with the help of their ...

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  3. Steven Tyler Joining Supergroup - and Solo AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | WMMO-FM Orlando

    ... the band is about to start up again this year with Slash in tow and also Steven Tyler, ZZ Top's Billy Gibbons, Cheap Trick's Robin Zander, Alice in Chains' guitarist Jerry Cantrell, Motorhead frontman Lemmy and Extreme guitarist Nuno Bettencourt. ...

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  4. Peter Frampton and Cheap Trick set for Maine State Pier concert on June 27Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Bangor Daily News

    Waterfront Concerts announced on Tuesday afternoon a new addition to its lineup on the Maine State Pier on Portland's waterfront as part of the Machias Savings Bank concert series: a double bill of classic rock, featuring legendary guitarist Peter Frampton and venerable rockers Cheap Trick, set for Saturday, June 27. Tickets for the concert are priced between $42 for lawn seats and $82 for reserved seating, and can be purchased beginning at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 24 via Ticketmaster.com, by calling 1-800-745-3000 for pay-by-phone purchases, or by visiting Mark's Music in Brewer in person.

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  5. This Day in Music History: January 16thRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | WPLR

    ... with "Got My Mind Set on You". This was the last number one single by any of the solo Beatles in the U.S. 1979: Cheap Trick received their first Gold record for their third album Heaven Tonight, which is also known as the first album recorded with a ...

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  6. Cheap Trick to perform at MotoGP race at Circuit of The AmericasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... Track officials at the Circuit of The Americas (COTA) in Austin have announced that the legendary rock group Cheap Trick will perform at a post-race concert at the Austin360 Amphitheater on Sunday, April 12, following the conclusion of the 2015 ...

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  7. BC Camplight Blends '70s Rock and Dream-Pop on 'You Should've Gone to School'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | Spin

    ... a barnstorming opener that kicks off with huge stadium guitar, placing the song halfway between Kiss and Cheap Trick. (The sentiment of the chorus also pays tribute to Me-Decade classic rock, echoing the mumbled adlibs of Bachman-Turner Overdrive's ...

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  8. Kings of Chaos Planning 2015 Tour with Steven Tyle...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    ... 's Steven Tyler , ZZ Top 's Billy Gibbons , Motorhead 's Lemmy , Iggy Pop , Alice in Chains ' Jerry Cantrell and Cheap Trick 's Robin Zander , as well as Sorum's ex-GN'R band mates Slash and Duff McKagan . Kings of Chaos' most recent shows took ...

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  9. Kings of Chaos Planning 2015 Tour with Steven Tyler, Billy Gibbons, Jerry Cantrell & MoreRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 7 | WJZW-FM Washington

    ... 's Steven Tyler , ZZ Top 's Billy Gibbons , Motorhead 's Lemmy , Iggy Pop , Alice in Chains ' Jerry Cantrell and Cheap Trick 's Robin Zander , as well as Sorum's ex-GN'R band mates Slash and Duff McKagan . Kings of Chaos' most recent shows took ...

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  10. The day they killed CoachellaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Bangor Daily News

    ... old-time music with an occasional Dolly Parton. Riot Fest in Chicago had the reformed Replacements in 2013 and Cheap Trick doing "Heaven Tonight" last year. The French Quarter Festival in New Orleans is free every April, and you can always stick ... 1 comment

  11. Kings of Chaos Promise 2015 Tour DatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 4 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    You can add Kings of Chaos to the list of bands that would like to remind you rock isn't dead in 2015. The all-star collective - whose core lineup includes ex- Guns N' Roses members Duff McKagan , Matt Sorum and Gilby Clarke recently completed a brief run of South African tour dates with a roster boasting Aerosmith 's Steven Tyler , ZZ Top 's Billy Gibbons and Cheap Trick 's Robin Zander, plus Extreme guitarist Nuno Bettencourt - and it looks like they're already making plans for the new year.

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  12. Kiss to Perform 'Alive!' Album in Entirety on 2015 Kiss KruiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 28 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... romises they'll be inviting some of "their favorite bands" for the adventure at sea. This year's lineup included Cheap Trick frontman Robin Zander and Pat Travers .

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  13. Happy 2014 Video Birthday to Guitar Master Rick Neilsen of Cheap TrickRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2014 | Aquarius Papers

    Rick Neilsen is the lead guitarist, backing vocalist, and songwriter for the band Cheap Trick, considered to be America's Beatles. Their music is amazing, beautiful, and rocks as hard as any music ever has! Great writing, great playing, and great stage performances, so what's not to like? Today I can't do a full tribute, but found a few of their greatest! We'll begin with one of their biggest hits! Live on The Midnight Special television show, here's Rick and Cheap Trick performing "Surrender" Speaking of Elvis, here Rick and the band are joined by the legend himself, Mister James Burton! "Don't Be Cruel" We'll close with two rockers that Rick wrote.

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  14. Today in HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | Daily-Jeff.com

    ... Hall-of-Famer Steve Carlton is 70. Former ABC News anchor Diane Sawyer is 69. Rock singer-musician Rick Nielsen (Cheap Trick) is 66. Baseball All-Star Steve Garvey is 66. Golfer Jan Stephenson is 63. Actress BernNadette Stanis is 61. Actor Ralph ...

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  15. pearljamRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | KDXY-FM Jonesboro

    ... Seattle. Today's birthdays: Actor Hector Elizondo is 78. TV anchor Diane Sawyer is 69. Guitarist Rick Nielsen of Cheap Trick is 66. Actress BernNadette (correct) Stanis ("Good Times") is 61. Rapper Luther Campbell is 54. Guitarist Chuck Mead (BR549) ...

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  16. Today's BirthdaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    ... Hall-of-Famer Steve Carlton is 70. Former ABC News anchor Diane Sawyer is 69. Rock singer-musician Rick Nielsen (Cheap Trick) is 66. Rock singer-musician Michael Bacon is 66. Baseball All-Star Steve Garvey is 66. Golfer Jan Stephenson is 63. Actress ...

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  17. Music notes: Drive-By Trucker Hood plays solo show at SPACERead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Daily Herald

    ... a hometown show this weekend at Durty Nellie's. Robin Zander, frontman of Rockford's beloved power-pop outfit Cheap Trick, will perform two solo shows (accompanied by the Robin Zander Band) this weekend in the suburbs. He'll be playing his own ...

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  18. Cheap Trick Are Classic In the Best Possible WayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Houston Press

    ... Pub circuit, but if you can play and you've got the songs, why not do what you love? And so we come to Cheap Trick, who can still play and who do have the songs and have been doing this whole rock and roll thing for four decades now. And somehow ...

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  19. Cheap TrickRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Houston Press

    Cheap Trick's Facebook timeline plays out like a real-life rock and roll fantasy camp.

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  20. New Orleans Bowl free concert featuring Cheap Trick and Kool & the Gang moved indoorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | NOLA.com

    A 2014 R&L Carriers New Orleans Bowl free concert featuring 1970s hitmakers Cheap Trick and Kool & the Gang on Friday has been moved to the Smoothie King Center. The show, part of the festivities in advance of this weekend's game, was previously slated to take place outdoors at Champions Square.

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