Legendary American rock act Cheap Trick are looking forward to the holiday season with the release of 'Christmas Christmas' due October 20th via Big Machine Records. The album features new Cheap Trick penned material, traditional Yuletide songs and renditions of classics from Wizzard and Slade amongst others. A full track listing and more about Cheap Trick including their PledgeMusic site which offers Cheap Trick Christmas Sweaters etc follows:
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 favorites as well as newly penned offerings like the joyous lead track, ‘Merry Christmas Darlings’.
CHRISTMAS CHRISTMAS TRACK LIST
1. Merry Christmas Darlings | Robin Zander, Rick Nielsen, Tom Petersson
2. I Wish It Could Be Christmas Every Day | Roy Wood
3. I Wish It Was Christmas Today | Jimmy Fallon, Horatio Sanz
4. Merry Xmas Everybody | Neville Holder, Jim Lea
5. Please Come Home For Christmas | Charles Brown, Jr., Gene Redd
6. Remember Christmas | Harry Nilsson
7. Run Rudolph Run | Marvin Brodie, Johnny Marks
8. Father Christmas | Ray Davies
9. Silent Night | Traditional – Franz Xaver Gruber, Joseph Mohr; Arrangement by Robin Zander, Julian Raymond
10. Merry Christmas (I Don’t Want To Fight Tonight) | Joey Ramone
11. Our Father Of Life | Robin Zander, Rick Nielsen, Tom Petersson
12. Christmas Christmas | Rick Nielsen, Robin Zander, Tom Petersson
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 autumn for a string of U.S. headline dates, festival appearances and as special guests on Nickelback’s ‘Feed The Machine’ arena tour.
Explore Cheap Trick’s PledgeMusic campaign here: http://smarturl.it/CTChristmas.