iTunes

Opening the iTunes Store.If iTunes doesn’t open, click the iTunes icon in your Dock or on your Windows desktop.Progress Indicator
Opening the iBooks Store.If iBooks doesn't open, click the iBooks app in your Dock.Progress Indicator
iTunes

iTunes is the world's easiest way to organize and add to your digital media collection.

We are unable to find iTunes on your computer. To preview and buy music from Sex, America, Cheap Trick by Cheap Trick, download iTunes now.

Do you already have iTunes? Click I Have iTunes to open it now.

I Have iTunes Free Download
iTunes for Mac + PC

Sex, America, Cheap Trick

Cheap Trick

Open iTunes to preview, buy and download music.

Album Review

Spanning four discs and 64 songs, Sex, America Cheap Trick contains nearly all of the group's hit singles and an amazing amount of rarities — a grand total of 30 outtakes, live tracks, demos, single versions, soundtrack songs, and B-sides. Despite the abundance of material, there are still a lot of essential items missing, as well as several odd inclusions. Many of the group's biggest hits and concert staples are present, but Cheap Trick classics like "He's a Whore," "Downed," "Come On, Come On," "Taxman, Mr. Thief," "California Man," and several others are inexplicably absent. Nevertheless, the final two discs rescue all the highlights from the band's decidedly uneven '80s recordings and the rarities — particularly single versions of early tracks like "Oh, Candy" and "Southern Girls," demos like "Fan Club," and a ripping live set — are usually worthy.

Biography

Formed: 1975 in Rockford, IL

Genre: Rock

Years Active: '70s, '80s, '90s, '00s, '10s

Combining a love for British guitar pop songcraft with crunching power chords and a flair for the absurd, Cheap Trick provided the necessary links between '60s pop, heavy metal, and punk. Led by guitarist Rick Nielsen, the band's early albums were filled with highly melodic, well-written songs that drew equally from the crafted pop of the Beatles, the sonic assault of the Who, and the tongue-in-cheek musical eclecticism and humor of the Move. Their sound provided a blueprint for both power pop and...
Full bio
Sex, America, Cheap Trick, Cheap Trick
View In iTunes
  • £34.99
  • Genres: Rock, Music, Pop, Pop/Rock, Arena Rock, Hard Rock, Alternative, New Wave
  • Released: Aug 1996

Customer Ratings

We have not received enough ratings to display an average for this album.

Influencers

Followers

Contemporaries