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Cheap Trick and Brad Paisley Play 'I Want You to Want Me' on a Boat in NashvilleJust when we thought Garth Brooks was the best kept secret at Nashville's Country Radio Seminar, last night also delivered something equally unexpected.
Peter Frampton, Cheap Trick Announce Co-Headlining TourIf you thought Peter Frampton was gonna let that incident where he threw a fan's phone keep him down, you were wrong. So, so wrong.
Billie Joe Armstrong, Alice Cooper Headline Joan Jett Tribute for Little Kids RockCheap Trick, Darlene Love, Brody Dalle and Kathleen Hanna with Adam Horovitz were among the other performers paying tribute to Jett last night in New York City.
Foo Fighters Team Up With Cheap Trick's Rick Nielsen for 'Stiff Competition' on 'Letterman': WatchDrummer Taylor Hawkins even came out from behind the kit to take the lead vocals — Dave Grohl filled in for him. Hawkins wore an all white suit, nonetheless. Hard to compete with that.
Radio.com Minimation: Cheap Trick on Getting Cut from John Lennon's 'Double Fantasy'Like most bands of their generation, the guys from Cheap Trick were huge Beatles fans. So it must have been a thrill when guitarist Rick Nielsen and drummer Bun E. Carlos were invited to play on a John Lennon album.
Foo Fighters Confirm Death Cab for Cutie's Ben Gibbard and The Eagles' Joe Walsh Among 'Sonic Highways' GuestsBand member Nate Mendel calls the new tunes "fairly straight forward Foo Fighters songs and almost every one of them takes a left turn and goes off on some psychic odyssey with guest musicians in the middle."
Cheap Trick Countersues Bun E. Carlos, Claim They Owe Him Nothing
Cheap Trick Drummer Bun E. Carlos Sues Bandmates For Thousands Of DollarsThough Carlos stopped touring with the band back in 2010, the lawsuit claims that according to an agreement all four members signed he is still considered a full-time member of Cheap Trick and is entitled to money made by the band. This includes “all remuneration that would have been paid to him had he fully performed at all of the live performances,” according to court documents.
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