CHEAP TRICK Announce First Holiday Album Christmas Christmas

September 22, 2017, 3 months ago

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CHEAP TRICK Announce First Holiday Album Christmas Christmas

Rock & Roll Hall of Famers Cheap Trick will rock in the Yuletide season with the release of their first holiday themed album Christmas Christmas, out October 20th on Big Machine Records. Arriving mere months after their critically-acclaimed 18th studio album We’re All Alright!, Cheap Trick co-produced the holiday collection alongside their longtime collaborator, Grammy® Award winner Julian Raymond (Glen Campbell, Fastball). With Christmas Christmas, Cheap Trick delivers a sleigh full of Rock & Roll Christmas classics and festive favourites by Wizzard, Slade, Chuck Berry, The Ramones and The Kinks as well as newly penned offerings like the joyous lead track, “Merry Christmas Darlings.” Explore Cheap Trick’s PledgeMusic campaign here.

Tracklisting:

“Merry Christmas Darlings”
“I Wish It Could Be Christmas Everyday”
“I Wish It Was Christmas Today”
“Merry Xmas Everybody”
“Please Come Home For Christmas”
“Remember Christmas”
“Run Rudolph Run”
“Father Christmas”
“Silent Night”
“Merry Christmas (I Don’t Want To Fight Tonight)”
“Our Father Of Life”
“Christmas Christmas”

The Rock & Roll Hall of Famers – whose four decade-plus career has seen them play more than 5,000 shows and counting – remain on the road this fall for a string of U.S. headline dates, long awaited Canadian run as special guests on Nickelback’s Feed The Machine arena tour and a top-billed set at Pembroke Pines, FL’s upcoming Rockfest 80’s (November 4th). Additional dates – including some very special Christmas Christmas concerts – will be announced soon.
 
Cheap Trick will also be among the icons performing at Rock Getaway 2017, an all-star, all-inclusive weekend event set for the Hard Rock Hotel in Rivera Maya, Mexico October 26th-November 1st. Set to appear on October 29th, Cheap Trick joins a truly extraordinary lineup of legends including Steve Miller Band, Roger Daltrey, Foreigner, Blue Öyster Cult, Bad Company, Los Lobos, and many more. Limited packages are still available.

Cheap Trick On Tour 2017:
September
23 – Saskatoon, SK – Sasktel Sports Centre *
26 – Calgary, AB – Scotiabank Saddledome *
28 – Edmonton, AB – Rogers Place *
 
October
1 – Vancouver, BC – Rogers Arena *
27 – Mahnomen, MN – Shooting Star Casino
29 – Riviera Maya, MX – Rock Getaway 2017 **
 
November
4 – Pembroke Pines, FL – Rockfest 80’s †
10 – Hampton Beach, NH – Hampton Beach Casino Ballroom
11 – Shippensburg, PA – Luhrs Performing Arts Center
12 – Jim Thorpe, PA – Penn’s Peak
16 – Wilmington, DE – The Queen
18 – Port Chester, NY – The Capitol Theatre

*with Nickelback
**Festival Performance 

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