Category: CHEAP TRICK

CHEAP TRICK – The Epic Archive Vol. 3 (1984-1992) [Record Store Day 2019]

On occasion of the Record Store Day this April 2019, Sony Music / Epic Records just released for the first time on CD / LP the CHEAP TRICK rarities compilation entitled “The Epic Archive Vol. 3 (1984-1992)”. The release complete the series with Vol 1 & 2 available HERE.The track listing on “The Epic Archive Vol. 3 (1984-1992)” is a...

ROBIN ZANDER – Robin Zander +1 [Japan HR-HM 1000 reissue series] (2018)

Universal Music Japan has started this year a more than welcomed campaign: the reissue of long time out of print albums from their catalog titled ‘HR/HM 1000‘, that meaning Hard Rock / Heavy Metal at the price of 1000 Yen = about 9 USD.While not exactly ‘hard rock’, Cheap Trick’s vocalist ROBIN ZANDER first solo album “Robin Zander +1” is...

ROBIN ZANDER – Countryside Blvd. (201?) Unreleased

This one has been requested over and over again in comments for a long time: the second unreleased solo album from Cheap Trick’s frontman ROBIN ZANDER, entitled “Countryside Blvd.“Zander’s long-gestating solo effort has a complicated release history. It was supposed to come out in 2011 but has been stalled for reasons no one seems to know.Apparently it was for sale...

V.A. – 0dayrox Advanced Releases June-July 2018 – Vol.3

Really interesting albums to be released this Summer… and beyond. Let’s check some advanced singles. Swedish AOR melodic rockers H.E.A.T have made available the previously unreleased track “Drink Alone” which is an outtake from their latest studio album Into The Great Unknown. Very good melodic midtempo tune. German melodic hard rockers KISSIN’ DYNAMITE have released the second single, ‘Ecstasy’, the...

HEAVY METAL – Music From The Motion Picture [Vinyl LP reissue] (2017)

After many requests, here’s in exclusive the legendary “HEAVY METAL : Music From The Motion Picture“, in its 2-LP recent release. This is part of the Rhino Records ‘Rocktober’ series, an annual campaign featuring limited edition vinyl releases of classic albums, issued in October, 2017.The 2-LP release is only available in the U.S. and Canada. ‘Heavy Metal’ is a 1981...

CHEAP TRICK – Greatest Hits ~ Japanese Single Collection ~ [Blu-spec CD2] (2018)

This just released “CHEAP TRICK – Greatest Hits ~ Japanese Single Collection ~” pressed on high quality Blu-spec CD2 includes all the tracks from their singles released in Japan in their Epic Records era (1977-1990). The track list is done in order of their release dates, and they are the US original versions, featuring a fresh 2017 DSD remastering. The...

CHEAP TRICK – Christmas Christmas (2017)

CHEAP TRICK – Christmas Christmas (2017)

Rock And 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 20 on Big Machine Records.Fortunately this is not just another ‘Xmas album’ covering the usual traditional material, but songs by Slade, Chuck Berry, The Ramones, The Kinks, & more, and even better, there’s 3...

CHEAP TRICK – We’re All Alright! [Deluxe Edition] (2017)

CHEAP TRICK – We’re All Alright! [Deluxe Edition] (2017)

Classic Rock icons CHEAP TRICK are ready to release worldwide tomorrow, June 19, their brand new record “We’re All Alright!“, an album that blends past and present material: featuring brand new content written specifically for the album as well as a handful of previously unrecorded tracks penned throughout the band’s illustrious career.And it’s fabulous. It’s difficult for any band or...

V.A. – 0dayrox Advanced Releases July 2017 – Vol.2

V.A. – 0dayrox Advanced Releases July 2017 – Vol.2

As usual 0dayrox brings to you all the fresh buzz from the Melodic Rock / AOR world. Let’s check more advanced singles from the most relevant releases in months to come.We have here advances from much anticipated Frontiers Music releases such as THE NIGHT‘s second single ‘Juliette’, a terrific AOR song plenty of magic. The band includes Finnish singer Sami...

BUN E. CARLOS (Cheap Trick) – Greetings From Bunezuela! (2016)

BUN E. CARLOS (Cheap Trick) – Greetings From Bunezuela! (2016)

Cheap Trick drummer and 2016 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Inductee BUN E. CARLOS has released his new solo album, “Greetings From Bunezuela!” via SPV Recordings in Europe. Bun E. Carlos’ drumming introduced some of Cheap Trick’s biggest hits; his sticks were the first sound audiences heard on I Want You to Want Me and Ain’t That a Shame...

CHEAP TRICK – Bang, Zoom, Crazy…Hello (2016)

CHEAP TRICK – Bang, Zoom, Crazy…Hello (2016)

Finally it has arrived; the long awaited first CHEAP TRICK album since 2009, titled “Bang, Zoom, Crazy…Hello” to be released tomorrow April 1st.Some classic rock bands limp into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on the basis of past reputation. On the other hand, Cheap Trick — the hard-charging, melodic rockers from Rockford, Ill. — is racing full speed...

V.A. – 0dayrox Advanced Releases April 2016 – Vol.2

V.A. – 0dayrox Advanced Releases April 2016 – Vol.2

Highly expected new AOR / Melodic Hard Rock releases are coming in the next months… let’s check some of the advanced singles from well established acts and really promising newcomers. We have here the title track of the new long awaited DRIVE SHE SAID album, ‘Pedal To The Metal’, a great tune for sure. Elegant Melodic Rockers VEGA present their...

CHEAP TRICK – The Epic Archive, Vol. 2 [1980-1983] (2015)

CHEAP TRICK – The Epic Archive, Vol. 2 [1980-1983] (2015)

Sony Music / Epic just released three new CHEAP TRICK rarities compilations entitled “Cheap Trick The Epic Archive” something that had been rumored to be in the works for years. The track listing in all volumes is a must for fans and collectors, with this “Cheap Trick The Epic Archive Vol.2” covering perhaps Cheap Trick’s more creative period (1980-1983) featuring...

CHEAP TRICK – The Epic Archive, Vol. 1 [1975-1979] (2015)

Sony Music / Epic just released three new CHEAP TRICK rarities compilations entitled “Cheap Trick The Epic Archive” something that had been rumored to be in the works for years. The track listing is a must for fans and collectors, this “Cheap Trick The Epic Archive Vol.1” including lots of rare tracks from the early era of the band. Many...