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Cheap Trick in Concert - Preview

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees, Cheap Trick, best known for timeless classics such as “Surrender” and “I Want You to Want Me” celebrate their accomplishment with an intimate performance. The band has become a musical institution with more than 5,000 performances, 20 million records sold, 29 movie soundtracks and 40 gold and platinum recording awards.

 
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From the producers of the critically acclaimed Soundstage comes the second season of FRONT AND CENTER (previously titled Front Row Center) . Utilizing state-of-the-art production techniques, the nine-part concert series caters to the live music fan, with each episode delivering powerful performances from some of the top names in music. Season two's diverse musical lineup spanning genres and generations includes Jack Johnson, Train, Buddy Guy, Preservation Hall Jazz Band, The Rides (featuring Barry Goldberg, Kenny Wayne Shepherd and Stephen Stills), Rock Candy Funk Party (featuring Tal Bergman, Ron DeJesus, Mike Merritt, Renato Neto, and Joe Bonamassa), Zakk Wylde & the Les Paul Trio, Jake Bugg, and JJ Grey & Mofro.
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  • #703 — Cheap Trick |
    New Saturday, Apr 1 at 12am TPT LIFE
  • #704 — Southside Johnny |
    New Sunday, Apr 2 at 11pm TPT LIFE
  • #704 — Southside Johnny |
    New Saturday, Apr 8 at 12am TPT LIFE
  • #705 — Steve Vai |
    New Sunday, Apr 9 at 11pm TPT LIFE
  • #705 — Steve Vai |
    New Saturday, Apr 15 at 12am TPT LIFE
  • #703 — Cheap Trick
    Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees, Cheap Trick, best known for timeless classics such as "Surrender" and "I Want You to Want Me" celebrate their accomplishment with an intimate performance. The band has become a musical institution with more than 5,000 performances, 20 million records sold, 29 movie soundtracks and 40 gold and platinum recording awards.
    New Saturday, Apr 1 at 12am TPT LIFE
  • #704 — Southside Johnny
    The Godfather of "the New Jersey Sound," Southside Johnny performs in front of an audience of his biggest fans. Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes have become a staple in the New Jersey music scene having released twelve studio albums since 1976 and featuring a rotating group of members such as Bruce Springsteen, Jon Bon Jovi, and Steve Van Zandt.
    New Sunday, Apr 2 at 11pm TPT LIFE
    New Saturday, Apr 8 at 12am TPT LIFE
  • #705 — Steve Vai
    Legendary guitarist Steve Vai takes to the stage in the smallest room that he has performed in in years. Voted the 10th Greatest Guitarist byGuitar Worldmagazine, Vai treats fans to selections throughout his three decade long career. Vai began his career as a transcriptionist for Frank Zappa in 1978 before joining his band from 1980-1983. As an independent guitarist he has won three Grammy Awards and has produced eight studio albums, two EPs, two special albums, eight live albums, twelve soundtracks, twenty compilation albums, and six DVD releases. Vai's solo sophomore release, Passion and Warfare, has earned gold certification in the US.
    New Sunday, Apr 9 at 11pm TPT LIFE
    New Saturday, Apr 15 at 12am TPT LIFE
  • #706 — The Cadillac Three
    Fronted by Grammy Award nominated songwriter Jaren Johnston, The Cadillac Three have a sound that hovers between radio-ready country anthems, hard-and-heavy rock ballads and traditional southern folk. The trio perform songs from their latest album, Bury Me in My Boots, including their three top 50 songs "The South," "Party Like You," and "White Lightning."
    New Sunday, Apr 16 at 11pm TPT LIFE
    New Saturday, Apr 22 at 12am TPT LIFE
  • #707 — Kaleo
    All the way from Iceland, indie rock band Kaleo comes to New York City to perform songs from their debut album A/B. Highlights include a performance of "Vor i Vaglaskogi," a traditional Icelandic Love song sung in the band's native language, as well as their top 10 singles "All the Pretty Girls" and "Way Down We Go." Formed in 2012, the band music is mostly influenced by folk and blues and prominently features a distinctive resonator sound.
    New Sunday, Apr 23 at 11pm TPT LIFE
    New Saturday, Apr 29 at 12am TPT LIFE
  • #708 — Dawes
    Folk-rock band Dawes take the stage for a performance of both old and new material. The band, comprised of brothers Taylor and Griffin Goldsmith, Wylie Gelber, and Lee Pardini, formed in 2009 from the band Simon Dawes after the departure of their co-songwriter. Their last two albums All Your Favorite Bands (2015) and self-released We're All Gonna Die (2016) have reached No. 1 on the Billboard Folk Chart. Dawes performs new songs "Tequila," "One of Us," and "Roll with the Punches," as well as hits such as "Little Bit" and "When My Time Comes."
    New Sunday, Apr 30 at 11pm TPT LIFE
    New Saturday, May 6 at 12am TPT LIFE

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