MINISTRY To Perform At CHEAP TRICK's 'Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts' Anniversary Concert

July 23, 2007

MINISTRY's Al Jourgensen and Sin Quirin will join CHEAP TRICK on stage when they perform THE BEATLES' "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band" in its entirety at the Hollywood Bowl on August 10-11. Jourgensen and Sin will appear for a rendition of "I Want You (She's So Heavy)".

The concert, which will celebrate the 40th anniversary of the landmark album, will feature additional appearances by Aimee Mann, Joan Osborne and The Hollywood Bowl Orchestra, among others.

According to, the artists are also expected to play tracks from other BEATLES releases, including "Magical Mystery Tour", "Norwegian Wood", and "Eleanor Rigby".

Over the years, CHEAP TRICK has recorded several BEATLES-related covers, including the band's "Magical Mystery Tour" and JOHN LENNON's "Cold Turkey", and reportedly based their live cover of FATS DOMINO's "Ain't That A Shame" on their "Live At Budokan" album on LENNON's 1975 version.

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