| Jul 18, 2011
| 7:06 AM
OTTAWA, Canada (KTLA) -- Several people were injured Sunday night after a stage collapsed during a Cheap Trick concert in Ottawa.
The main stage at Ottawa Bluesfest tumbled down as a sudden thunderstorm struck the area, CBC News reports.
| Apr 16, 2012
| 6:57 PM
You may have heard Guns & Roses was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame this weekend and Axl Rose released an official statement to the hall telling them not to induct him in his absence and that no one was authorized to accept the award on his...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 9:29 AM
Cake is Generation X’s Cheap Trick. Everyone likes them, finds their music to be funny, ironic, danceable and perhaps not very deep, and few profess to be fanatical. They float above generic boundaries; if you’re narrow-minded, you can...
| May 3, 2012
| 7:53 AM
Each Labor Day weekend, the American Music Festival brings a variety of big-name acts to the Virginia Beach oceanfront. We learned this week that the 2012 edition will feature Train, Stanley Clarke, Cheap Trick and .38 Special.
Other groups set to...
| May 7, 2012
| 11:06 AM
Save the Robots
May 11, 7 p.m. at The Players Theatre, 115 MacDougal St., Greenwich Village, NYC, https://web.ovationtix.com/trs/pr/912773.
Ed Katz, out of Westport, wants to make the world safer for rock musicals. A few years ago, the 50something...
| May 14, 2012
| 11:43 AM
1) Fairfield Theatre Company
It's no surprise that the Fairfield Theatre's StageOne was voted the best place to see a live concert. It's intimate. It's got fantastic sound. It's comfortable. It attracts killer acts. It's a tightly run ship. And according...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 8:35 AM
featuring George's Left Ear, Bella and Le Strangers, The Whomping Willows, Justin Finch-Fletchley and the Sugar Quills, Lauren Fairweather and The Blibbering Humdingers. 6 p.m., April 5. $10. The Space, 295 Treadwell St., Building H, Hamden,...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 8:51 AM
Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin
With a name like Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin you might reasonably expect this band to be the kind to rub your your nose in something, make you work or wallow in whatever they’re...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 6:58 PM
The Rib America Festival will rock out this Labor Day weekend. The lineup for the festival at Military Park was released Friday.
Eddie Money will be on hand. He will take the stage on Friday, August 31, along with George Clinton and the Parliament...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 11:00 AM
You know that band with the guitarist who plays those ridiculous checkered guitars with five necks? That's Cheap Trick. They're best known for "I Want You to Want Me" and "Surrender", and they've sold over 20 million records at this point. They're...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 2:24 PM
KENOSHA -- Having shuttered their Zion-based studio and record label before the failing businesses destroyed their friendship, the three guys from the power-pop band Shoes know firsthand how brutal the music industry has become.
The conventional wisdom...
| Jan 17, 2012
| 9:21 AM
Back in the early ’80s, New Wave of British Heavy Metal bands Iron Maiden, Judas Priest, Saxon, Mötorhead and the pre-Pyromania Def Leppard battled over metal-mag cover space with softer, glossier stateside bands, who proudly wore pop...