Cheap Trick and The Angels are heading to Geelong in 2024

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Cheap Trick and The Angels are heading to Geelong in 2024

Credit: Jeremy Harris
Words by Staff Writer

Cheap Trick announce six more Australian shows for next February/March and will be joined by signature Australian rockers The Angels.

In a killer move for Aussie rock fans, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees Cheap Trick has cranked up the volume on their upcoming Red Hot Summer Tour by adding six more shows next February and March. Joining the legendary Cheap Trick on this sonic journey will be none other than the iconic Aussie rockers, The Angels.

Cheap Trick will already be touring the country with the Red Hot Summer Tour lineup across February and March alongside the likes of Suzi Quatro, Jon Stevens, The Angels and Baby Animals, among others.

Cheap Trick and The Angels

  • Wednesday 28th February Enmore Theatre, Sydney NSW
  • Thursday 29th February Civic Theatre, Newcastle NSW
  • Tuesday 5th March Anita’s Theatre, Thirroul NS 
  • Thursday 7th March Canberra Theatre Centre, Canberra ACT
  • Wednesday 13th March Palais Theatre, St Kilda VIC
  • Thursday 14th March Costa Hall, Geelong VIC

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Suzi Quatro, Cheap Trick and more are heading to Ballarat for Red Hot Summer Tour 2024

Cheap Trick, with a staggering 5,000 performances under their belt spanning four decades and a jaw-dropping 20 million records sold worldwide, are certifiably one of the most influential classic rock groups of the past half-century. As they gear up to celebrate their 50th anniversary next year, the lineup featuring guitarists Rick Nielsen, bassist Tom Petersson, and drummer Bun E. Carlos, alongside Robin Zander, is set to bring the house down.

The current lineup, including Rick Nielsen’s son Daxx Nielsen on drums and Robin Zander’s son Robin Taylor Zander, has kept the flame alive. Hits like ‘The Flame’, ‘Dream Police’, ‘I Want You To Want Me’, and ‘Surrender’ have etched Cheap Trick into the annals of America’s rock ‘n’ roll royalty. Their 20th studio album, ‘In Another World’, dropped in April 2021.

Joining Cheap Trick on this sonic odyssey are the ever-popular The Angels, with former drummer Nick Norton now taking centre stage. The Angels, described by American critic David Fricke as “a guaranteed great time anywhere,” will unleash their catalogue of classics that resonate in the hearts of every Australian rock fan.

General public tickets go on sale Thursday, 14th December (12.00 pm local time). Get your local tickets here.