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Cheap Trick/ Dream Police(1979)

As many of you now know late 1979 and heading into 1980 Kiss and Cheap Trick were my super duper fav acts! While we all know (except for me at the time)that Kiss’ career was starting to downward spiral Cheap Trick on the other hand were on top of the world so to speak! 1,173 more words

SONIC WAVES...Album Reviews

Preview: Dream Police #6

Dream Police #6

Story By: J. Michael Straczynski
Art By: Sid Kotian
Art By: Hifi
Cover By: Sid Kotian
Cover By: Bill Farmer
Price: $2.99… 139 more words


Vinyl Countdown, New Plymouth, 4 Mar

Vinyl Countdown is another phoenix rising from the Real Groovy ashes. Like most of the shops in NZ I visited, VC mixes new and secondhand vinyl in the same bins, something I detest as it makes flipping through records more difficult than it should be.  249 more words

Record Shop Finds

Dream Police: Hypnotized

The first and title track is easily the best. It’s kind of downhill from there. Not that the rest of the album is bad, but it’s just the rest sort of sounds like what it is, a side project. 33 more words

Great Rock Albums of 1982: Cheap Trick- One on One

For many people in 1982, it was assumed that Cheap Trick had descended from the height of their popularity. True, their songs weren’t getting so much airplay on radio in those days but they were still selling records and were still a big concert draw. 484 more words


Cheap Trick

Dream Police was Cheap Trick’s fourth studio album and their most successful commercial venture. Recorded at the Record Plant in L.A. and released in 1979, the album gave us several singles including ‘Dream Police’ and ‘Way of the world’.