Tag Archives: Robin Zander

Cheap Trick and treat!

Cheap Trick — (L-R) Rick Nielsen, Tom Petersson and Robin Zander — just came out with the new studio album, "Bang Zoom Crazy... Hello" (above, right), and will promote it on their upcoming "Rock  Hall Three For All" tour with Heart and Joan Jett & the Blackhearts. (Publicity photo courtesy of Big Hassle Media)

It’s been a good year for Cheap Trick. The band released a quality studio album and then were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Frontman Robin Zander told Goldmine all about it.

Hello There – 25 Great Cheap Trick Songs


A shorter, slightly different version of this list first appeared in my 2007 book, Shake Some Action: The Ultimate Power Pop Guide. Now that Cheap Trick is (finally) (and deservedly) on this year’s Rock and Roll Hall of Fame ballot, …

Cheap Trick’s Zander speaks up at SXSW

Rick Nielsen usually does all the talking during a Cheap Trick concert. And while the guitarist spoke the most during the band’s South by Southwest interview Wednesday afternoon, it was singer Robin Zander who made some of the most interesting and humorous statements.

A look back at 2010’s SXSW

SXSW happened last month … sure, but there were some interesting events to look back on. Goldmine’s Chris M. Junior was everywhere at once and remembers the highlights.