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Joan Jett and the Blackhearts & Cheap Trick

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    Joan Jett and the Blackhearts have ruled the rock and roll world for decades with their famous hit “I Love Rock ‘n’ Roll”. Also known as the Queen of Rock ‘n’ Roll and Godmother of Punk, Jett is a legend of rock and a voice of feminism. During her extensive mainstream career, Jett released 12 studio albums and received the honor of becoming a member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2015. The Blackhearts continue to tour with Jett, including guitarist Dougie Needles, Hal Selzer on the bass, and drummer Thommy Price.
    Joining the Queen of Rock ‘n’ Roll is acclaimed rock band Cheap Trick. With 19 albums, more than five thousand live shows and multiple hits including “I Want You To Want Me”, this band from Illinois has successfully left a large imprint on rock music over the past 40 years, highlighted with an induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2016. The band currently consists of vocalist Robin Zander, guitarist Rick Nielsen, bassist Tom Petersson, and touring drummer Daxx Nielsen.