Lap of Luxury

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All Music Guide - Steve Huey
Cheap Trick's comeback album is by no means a return to the creativity and vitality of their glory days. But even though Lap of Luxury is largely formulaic, the band's strongest collection of material in some time fills that late-'80s pop-metal formula quite well. Combining grandly romantic power ballads "Ghost Town" with catchy hard rockers "Never Had a Lot to Lose", Lap of Luxury consistently delivers strong hooks and well-crafted songs, proving that Cheap Trick were still capable of outdoing many of the bands they helped inspire. The album produced two Top Five singles in a cover of Elvis Presley's "Don't Be Cruel" and the band's first ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Steve Huey
Cheap Trick's comeback album is by no means a return to the creativity and vitality of their glory days. But even though Lap of Luxury is largely formulaic, the band's strongest collection of material in some time fills that late-'80s pop-metal formula quite well. Combining grandly romantic power ballads "Ghost Town" with catchy hard rockers "Never Had a Lot to Lose", Lap of Luxury consistently delivers strong hooks and well-crafted songs, proving that Cheap Trick were still capable of outdoing many of the bands they helped inspire. The album produced two Top Five singles in a cover of Elvis Presley's "Don't Be Cruel" and the band's first number one hit, "The Flame."
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/11/2009
  • Label: Imports
  • EAN: 4547366047905
  • Catalog Number: 845172
  • Sales rank: 242,128

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Let Go (4:25)
  2. 2 No Mercy (3:54)
  3. 3 The Flame (5:37)
  4. 4 Space (4:16)
  5. 5 Never Had a Lot to Lose (3:22)
  6. 6 Don't Be Cruel (3:06)
  7. 7 Wrong Side of Love (3:59)
  8. 8 All We Need Is a Dream (4:20)
  9. 9 Ghost Town (4:11)
  10. 10 All Wound Up (4:45)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Cheap Trick Primary Artist
Robin Zander Vocals
Bun E. Carlos Drums
Rick Nielsen Guitar
Tom Petersson 12-string Guitar
Technical Credits
Jerry Leiber Composer
Phil Kaffel Engineer
Rick Nielsen Composer
Mike Stoller Composer
Howie Weinberg Mastering
Richie Zito Producer
Christopher Austopchuk Art Direction
George Giuffria Composer
Jo Allen Composer
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