Front and Center

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.
Upcoming Air Dates
  • #608 — Cma Songwriters Series: Steven Tyler |
    Monday, Jan 23 at 12am TPT LIFE
  • #601 — Joe Jackson |
    Monday, Jan 30 at 12am TPT LIFE
  • #701 — Rob Thomas |
    Sunday, Feb 19 at 11pm TPT LIFE
  • #701 — Rob Thomas |
    Saturday, Feb 25 at 12am TPT LIFE
  • #702 — Shawn Mendes |
    Sunday, Feb 26 at 11pm TPT LIFE
  • #601 — Joe Jackson
    Iconic Jazz musician and five-time Grammy Award nominee Joe Jackson performs an electrifying set at New York City's Iridium with songs from his latest album Fast Forward including "A Little Smile" and "Keep On Dreaming." The multi-platinum selling singer/songwriter performs his chart-topping classics "Is She Really Going Out With Him? " "Steppin' Out" and "You Can't Get What You Want."
    Monday, Jan 30 at 12am TPT LIFE
  • #608 — Cma Songwriters Series: Steven Tyler
    Legendary singer/songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Steven Tyler makes his CMA Songwriters Series debut at the Melrose Ballroom in New York City. The stripped down country inspired set features Tyler sharing the story behind the making of his first country single, "Love Is Your Name," and performing the chart-topping hit with Nashville-based co-writers Lindsey Lee and Eric Paslay. The Grammy Award-winning artist, whose debut country album is due out in early 2016, also shares the stage with The Loving Mary Band which features longtime Aerosmith collaborator Marti Frederickson and country hit maker Rebecca Lynn Howard, along with Extreme lead guitarist Nuno Bettencourt for performances of "Jaded," "Janie's Got A Gun," "Sweet Emotion" and more.
    Monday, Jan 23 at 12am TPT LIFE
  • #701 — Rob Thomas
    Rob Thomas burst onto the scene in 1996 as the creative force and lead singer of Matchbox Twenty. In 2005 he branched out and has since become a three-time Grammy Award winner whose songs have consistently topped the charts. Thomas, as part of an acoustic trio, takes the stage at the Iridium in New York City to treat fans to performance of some of his biggest hits including #1s "Lonely No More," "3 AM," and "Smooth." Thomas also performs "We Are One" for the first time.
    Sunday, Feb 19 at 11pm TPT LIFE
    Saturday, Feb 25 at 12am TPT LIFE
  • #702 — Shawn Mendes
    Singer/songwriter Shawn Mendes treats fans to a performance at the Melrose Ballroom in New York City. Mendes first came into the public eye as a popular user of the social media platform Vine and at only 18 years old, he is one of only six artists to have two No. 1 albums on the Billboard Top 200 all genre chart at such a young age. He was included in Time's "The 25 Most Influential Teens" in 2014 and 2015 and was included in Forbes' "30 Under 30" for 2016. In this episode, Mendes performs some of his biggest his including "Treat You Better," "Stitches," and "Mercy."
    Sunday, Feb 26 at 11pm TPT LIFE
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