After wowing UK crowds earlier this year, American rock icons Cheap Trick are back, but this time with a Yuletide twist. Famous for their hits Surrender and I Want You To Want Me, The band will rock in the Christmas season with the release of their first holiday themed album Christmas Christmas. After news of the album broke in July this year, we can finally confirm that the album will be out October 20th on Big Machine Records

Cheap Trick (geoff.D Photography)

Arriving mere months after their critically acclaimed 18th studio album We’re All Alright!Cheap Trick co-produced the holiday collection alongside their longtime collaborator, GRAMMY®Award winner Julian Raymond, This festive compilation features  brand new Cheap Trick Christmas originals including Merry Christmas Darling alongside favourites by Wizzard, Slade, Chuck Berry, The Ramones, The Kinks, Harry Nilsson & More

Cheap Trick (geoff.D Photography)

If the album is anything like the show we checked out at the O2 Kentish Town earlier this year, Christmas Christmas will be sure to deliver a sleigh-full of Rock & Roll Christmas classics and festive favourites.

Christmas Christmas Track List

1. Merry Christmas Darlings | Robin Zander, Rick Nielsen, Tom Petersson
2. I Wish It Could Be Christmas Every Day | Roy Wood
3. I Wish It Was Christmas Today | Jimmy Fallon, Horatio Sanz
4. Merry Xmas Everybody | Neville Holder, Jim Lea
5. Please Come Home For Christmas | Charles Brown, Jr., Gene Redd
6. Remember Christmas | Harry Nilsson
7. Run Rudolph Run | Marvin Brodie, Johnny Marks
8. Father Christmas | Ray Davies
9. Silent Night | Traditional – Franz Xaver Gruber, Joseph Mohr; Arrangement by Robin Zander, Julian Raymond
10. Merry Christmas (I Don’t Want To Fight Tonight) | Joey Ramone
11. Our Father Of Life | Robin Zander, Rick Nielsen, Tom Petersson
12. Christmas Christmas | Rick Nielsen, Robin Zander, Tom Petersson

Cheap Trick @ O2 Kentish Town Forum, London 27/06/17 (geoff.D Photography)

Album Pre-Order Available Here

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