Cheap Trick, Joan Jett, Heart @ BB&T Pavilion

Camden, NJ—When the legendary band Cheap Trick took the stage on the last day of July, it was hot. Fans were still imbibing and they didn’t have a full house to play for. By the time they played their second song, “California Man,” the crowd started to fill in and …

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An Interview with Cheap Trick: On This Music Hobby Thing That’s Gone Pretty Well

After over 40 years together, what is the latest incarnation of Cheap Trick up to? Mainly a lot of touring, since the release of their 16th studio album, The Latest, back in 2009. This year, however, they’ve been touring all summer with Peter Frampton—and plan to continue playing on …

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Rant N Roll: California

Venice Beach is festooned with skateboarders, homeless people, cafés, sun, sand, the ocean, tourists, street musicians and plenty of places to buy pot. Signs saying “THE DOCTOR IS IN” are all over the place and for $60 you can get a medical marijuana card no matter what state you’re from. …

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Interview with Rick Nielsen of Cheap Trick: Of Every Era

For Cheap Trick, marking their 35th anniversary with their most recent album—aptly and simply titled The Latest—and embarking on a tireless supporting tour is all in a day’s work. An accomplished finished product from the band’s own label, Cheap Trick Unlimited (RED Distribution), The Latest is a treat for …

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