After all these years, the Dream Police had an open and shut case! Cheap Trick is a first-ballot inductee into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame! Dave Grohl, Mike McCready, Chad Smith and fans of Cheap Trick all over the world have gotten their wish. They, and each and every one of you who supported the band over the years and took the time to participate in Fan Voting should be proud.
Rick Nielsen, Robin Zander, Tom Petersson and Bun E Carlos will be inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame this April in New York! In our book, that means we’re all alright.
“How many bands of that era can be considered as heroic as Cheap Trick?”
"Cheap Trick is the soundtrack to my youth."
“There is something about Cheap Trick that spoke to me. - the melodies, the songs, what they looked like - all of that made me want to be a rock guitar player.”
"They're not? What? I thought they invented that stuff!"
and the 2 degrees of separation between perfection and imperfection - which of course, is perfect.
Help make sure Cheap Trick gets into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame on its first ballot.
If you’re a Rock & Roll Hall of Fame voting member, cast your vote for truth, justice and the American rock n roll way. Vote for Cheap Trick.
If you're a fan, visit http://bit.ly/RockHall2016VOTE choose Cheap Trick and click "Place Your Vote" at the bottom.
Long live Cheap Trick.