Watch Cheap Trick Perform “I Want You To Want Me” With Stone Temple Pilots’ Jeff Gutt

During Cheap Trick’s March 27 show in Brisbane, Australia, the band were joined onstage by Stone Temple Pilots’ Jeff Gutt for a performance of “I Want You To Want Me.” You can find some fan-filmed footage of that below:

More Dates Added To Rod Stewart & Cheap Trick’s Upcoming Tour

Rod Stewart and Cheap Trick have added more dates to their summer North American tour. You can find their updated schedule below.

Tour Dates:

06/10 Vancouver, BC – Rogers Arena
06/11 Seattle, WA – Climate Pledge Arena
06/14 Hollywood, CA – Hollywood Bowl
06/17 Mountain View, CA – Shoreline Amphitheatre
06/18 Santa Barbara, CA – Santa Barbara Bowl
06/21 Chula Vista, CA – North Island Credit Union Amphitheatre
06/24 Phoenix, AZ – Footprint Center
06/26 Denver, CO – Ball Arena
07/01 Fort Worth, TX – Dickies Arena
07/02 The Woodlands, TX – Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
07/05 Nashville, TN – Bridgestone Arena
07/07 Milwaukee, WI – American Family Insurance Amphitheater – Summerfest Ground
07/08 Saint Paul, MN – Xcel Energy Center
07/12 Cincinnati, OH – Riverbend Music Center
07/15 Noblesville, IN – Ruoff Music Center
07/16 Tinley Park, IL – Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre
07/19 Cuyahoga Falls, OH – Blossom Music Center
07/22 Saratoga Springs, NY – Saratoga Performing Arts Center
07/23 London, ON – Budweiser Gardens
07/26 Toronto, ON – Budweiser Stage
07/27 Clarkston, MI – DTE Energy Music Theatre
08/12 Mansfield, MA – Xfinity Center
08/13 Uncasville, CT – Mohegan Sun Arena
08/16 Holmdel, NJ – PNC Bank Arts Center
08/19 Atlantic City, NJ – Mark G Etess Arena
08/20 Hershey, PA – Hersheypark Stadium
08/23 Wantagh, NY – Northwell Health at Jones Beach Theater
08/26 Charlotte, NC – PNC Music Pavilion
08/27 Columbia, MD – Merriweather Post Pavilion
08/31 Alpharetta, GA – Ameris Bank Amphitheatre
09/02 Jacksonville, FL – Daily’s Place Amphitheater
09/03 Tampa, FL – Amalie Arena
09/07 Pittsburgh, PA – PPG Paints Arena
09/09 Montreal, QC – Centre Bell
09/10 Ottawa, ON – Canadian Tire Centre
09/14 Saskatoon, SA – SaskTel Centre
09/16 Calgary, AB – Scotiabank Saddledome
09/17 Edmonton, AB – Rogers Place

Cheap Trick To Open For Rod Stewart On Summer North American Tour

Cheap Trick will be serving as the supporting act on Rod Stewart’s summer North American tour. You can find the dates for that run below.

Tour Dates:

07/01 Fort Worth, TX – Dickies Arena
07/02 The Woodlands, TX – Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
07/05 Nashville, TN – Bridgestone Arena
07/12 Cincinnati, OH – Riverbend Music Center
07/16 Tinley Park, IL – Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre
07/19 Cuyahoga Falls, OH – Blossom Music Center
07/22 Saratoga Springs, NY – Saratoga Performing Arts Center
07/26 Toronto, ON – Budweiser Stage
07/27 Clarkston, MI – DTE Energy Music Theatre
08/12 Mansfield, MA – Xfinity Center
08/13 Uncasville, CT – Mohegan Sun Arena
08/16 Holmdel, NJ – PNC Bank Arts Center
08/19 Atlantic City, NJ – Mark G Etess Arena
08/20 Hershey, PA – Hersheypark Stadium
08/23 Wantagh, NY – Northwell Health at Jones Beach Theater
08/27 Columbia, MD – Merriweather Post Pavilion
08/31 Alpharetta, GA – Ameris Bank Amphitheatre
09/02 Jacksonville, FL – Daily’s Place Amphitheater
09/03 Tampa, FL – Amalie Arena

Metallica, Foo Fighters, The Strokes, Weezer, Etc. Set For 2022 Boston Calling Festival

The full lineup has been revealed for the 2022 Boston Calling festival. The event will take place in Allston, MA on May 27-29 and it will feature the following:

May 27: Foo Fighters, Rüfüs Du Sol, HAIM, Avril Lavigne, Cheap Trick, Oliver Tree, The Struts, Paris Jackson, The Backseat Lovers, Grandson, Paris Texas, Mob Rich, Pom Pom Squad, Born Without Bones, Avenue, Miranda Rae, and The Chelsea Curve.

May 28: The Strokes, Run The Jewels, King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard, Black Pumas, EARTHGANG, Orville Peck, KennyHoopla, Sudan Archives, Celisse, Hinds, Frances Forever, Charlotte Sands, Julie Rhodes, Van Buren Records, Ali McGuirk, Coral Moons, and Dutch Tulips.

May 29: Metallica, Weezer, Glass Animals, Modest Mouse, Goose, Ripe, Japanese Breakfast, Cults, Peach Tree Rascals, Horsegirl, Djo, Cam Meekins, Oompa, Cliff Notez, Crooked Coast, Aaron and the Lord, and Paper Tigers.

Cheap Trick Perform At Baltimore Ravens Vs. Pittsburgh Steelers Game

Earlier today (January 9), Cheap Trick performed live during halftime at the Baltimore Ravens vs. Pittsburgh Steelers game at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore, Maryland. You can see some fan-filmed footage of that below:

Cheap Trick Announce Las Vegas Residency

Cheap Trick have announced a four-night Las Vegas residency. The shows will take place at The Strat Theater on February 25-26 and March 4-5. Guitarist Rick Nielsen told the Las Vegas Review-Journal the following:

“We’re going to play sort of like what we had done before, when we’ve played a full album, and then extra tracks. We’re going to try to do that in Vegas. We can play the first album, the second album, third album and fourth album over a four-night stand.”

Cheap Trick Bassist Tom Petersson Recovering From Open-Heart Surgery

Cheap Trick bassist Tom Petersson is currently recovering from open-heart surgery. He said the following about that:

“Hi everyone, You may have noticed that I was sitting down during Stephen Colbert’s ‘Late Show’ performance last night. I had to have open heart surgery a month ago and am under doctor’s orders to take it easy. I’m currently recuperating and slowly but surely getting stronger every day. Can’t wait to get back to see all of you again soon.”

[via Blabbermouth]

Watch Cheap Trick Perform “Boys & Girls & Rock N Roll” On “The Late Show With Stephen Colbert”

Cheap Trick were the musical guests on last night’s (April 8) episode of “The Late Show With Stephen Colbert.” You can see footage of the band performing “Boys & Girls & Rock N Roll” on the show below. That track is from their new album “In Another World,” which was released today (April 9).

Rescheduled Dates Announced For Stone Temple Pilots, Cheap Trick, Bush, Etc. Australian Tour

Stone Temple Pilots, Cheap Trick, Bush, Rose Tattoo, and Electric Mary have postponed their Australian tour due to the coronavirus pandemic. The trek is now scheduled to take place this spring. Here’s the dates:

04/30 Wollongong, AUS – WIN Entertainment Centre
05/01 Newcastle, AUS – Camp Shortland
05/02 Gosford, AUS – The Entertainment Grounds
05/05 Sydney, AUS – Qudos Bank Arena
05/07 Adelaide, AUS – Bonython Park
05/08 Mornington Peninsula, AUS – Hastings Foreshore Reserve
05/09 Yarrawonga, AUS – Showgrounds
05/12 Melbourne, AUS – The Timber Yard
05/14 Caloundra, AUS – Kings Beach Amphitheatre
05/15 Gold Coast, AUS – Southport Sharks
05/16 Brisbane, AUS – Riverstage