Rockford - Cheap Trick guitarist Rick Nielsen takes to the national spotlight tonight.
Nielsen will be featured on the History Channel's popular, "American Pickers. Hosts Mike Wolfe and Frank Fritz met with Nielsen back in September to pick through the guitarists massive storage closet. Nielsen is a lifelong collector of rare guitars and music memorabilia.
It's the basis for his "Rick's Picks" exhibit at the Burpee Museum. "American Pickers" airs tonight at 8pm.