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  1. New downtown spot the Townsend debuts live musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Austin American Statesman

    Johnny Goudie teams with the Bluebonnets in Ladyband Johnson at the Townsend's opening gala on Thursday, July 2. Photo by Peter Blackstock It took just a quick suggestion and an affirmation for Johnny Goudie and Kathy Valentine to christen their collaboration as Ladyband Johnson before they took the stage at the Townsend. A new cocktail bar at 718 Congress Ave. across from the Paramount - see American-Statesman writer Arianna Auber's feature in Friday's Austin360 section for more - the Townsend held an opening gala Thursday evening that included its first live music performances.


  2. After Historic Marriage Equality Ruling, This Year's Pacific...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Noozhawk

    Come out and celebrate the recent historic Supreme Court ruling on marriage equality at Pacific Pride Foundation' s annual Pacific Pride Festival on July 11 from noon to 7 p.m. at De la Guerra Plaza in downtown Santa Barbara. Belinda Carlisle, leader singer of The Go-Go's, will be the headliner of this year's Pacific Pride Festival.


  3. Jane Weidlin - Rush Hour / The End Of LoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | MusicEmissions

    It is often the case, and no matter how unfair we may hold it to be, or rant against the unfairness of it, that those with the most talent are not always those who enjoy the most success. The Go-Go's were an immensely likeable all-girl powerpop band from the early eighties.


  4. Go-Go's singer to headline SLO Pride in the PlazaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Cal Coast News

    Belinda Carlisle, lead singer for eighties, all-girl pop group the Go-Go's, headlines 'Pride in the Plaza' on July 12 with a concert at Mission Plaza in downtown San Luis Obispo. The all-day festival, also featuring popular local musicians Jill Knight and Proxima Parada, caps off three days of Central Coast Pride activities.


  5. Father's Day in SavannahRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Bladen Journal

    That's what Patsy Callihan, who is as witty as anyone I know and full of stories more than most, had to say about Sunday morning's breakfast at the Savannah Baptist Center. On Father's Day weekend, Galeed Baptist Church's Vicki Clark will annually lead a group of folks to Savannah for the every-other-month mission trip to feed a group of homeless there that can range from 75 to 200.


  6. Top 8 Anthems of the SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | WTNH

    Summer has offically arrived! Break out those shades and kick back with us as News 8 brings you Rolling Stone's definitive top 8 list of the Best Summer Songs of All Time. "Vacation" is a 1982 single released by the all-female rock band The Go-Go's.


  7. Four Questions for a Filmmaker Who Captured L.A.'s Outrageous Music HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | LA Weekly

    ... so there you go. I don't regret anything I've done in my life, because I did it. In the first Decline film, The Go-Go's were supposed to be in it, but they walked out at the last minute. I do regret not having a girl band like Vixen in the second ...


  8. Today's EventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | The Austin Chronicle

    If Bethany Cosentino and Bobb Bruno evoked Fleetwood Mac on 2012 sophomore LP The Only Place - all the hooks, none of the intra-band hook-ups - California Nights all but repeats the indie pop perfection. Darker, harder, and still smarting from insomnia, romantic ennui, and maturation, the disc imagines Cosentino as all five Go-Go's guru'd by Lindsey Buckingham.


  9. Two Houston restaurants launching new locations near the HeightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Business Journal

    The Leader reported that Tacos A Go-Go and The Union Kitchen will open locations in two Braun Enterprises properties just outside of the 610 Loop. Tacos A Go-Go's third Houston location at 3401 W. TC Jester Blvd. will replace the former Roznovsky's Hamburgers restaurant, and Union Kitchen will open in Ella Plaza at 3470 Ella Blvd. Union Kitchen will be the flagship restaurant for Ella Plaza, the Leader reported. 2 comments

  10. NCTC to Stage World Premiere of Salome, Dance for MeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 |

    Heads will roll this summer when New Conservatory Theatre Center proudly presents the world premiere of Salome, Dance for Me, a savagely beautiful new glam rock re-imagining of the infamous Biblical tale, starring San Francisco's most erotically-charged and campily hilarious rock chanteuse, trixxie carr. The breathtaking vocals and outrageous ingenuity that has made carr a local rock sensation and award-winning faux queen find a theatrical story as epic as her uproarious onstage antics in this commission by NCTC, developed in a year-long residency as part of its Emerging Artist Program.


  11. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | WSJV-TV South Bend

    If this time of year has you singing the Go-Go's "Vacation", it may be time to start planning your getaway. Throwing the perfect trip together isn't something most people do at the last second.


  12. David Murdock: We got the beatRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Genesee Country Express

    ... don't know where they want to go / But they're walking in time / They got the beat …” That beat by The Go-Go's is over 33 years old, but it's a timeless and powerful pop song. I was just starting high school when the song debuted, and ...


  13. Party atmosphere sets a Go-Go's pace for 'Head Over Heels'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    Performances of "Head Over heels" start at 8 p.m. one to three times per week on varying nights through Oct. 10 in the outdoor Allen Elizabethan Theatre. Tickets are $30-105. 800-219-8161, www.osfa...


  14. Jeff Whitty's 'Head Over Heels' promises lots of laughs Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    The Oregon Shakespeare Festival's zany, romantic “Head Over Heels” is an unusual mash-up of Sir Philip Sidney's 16th-century romance “Arcadia” with the music of the 1980s all-female rock band The Go-Go's. Playwright Jeff Whitty, a veteran of Broadway, got the idea to create a “jukebox musical,” one based on existing rock music, and, in a seemingly incongruous move, to make it work with a classic Elizabethan novel.


  15. PMC Supplies Speakers For A Unique Songwriting Event In FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 5 | Mi2n

    Email: Website: A group of internationally acclaimed song writers and record producers recently completed a two week Writer's Retreat at Miles Copeland's Chateau Marouatte in the Dordogne region of France. Surrounded by medieval castle walls, gothic towers and fantastic antiques, the invited guests worked in groups to write and record new compositions that, if previous events are anything to go by, could soon find their way into the US and UK charts.


  16. Album Of The Week: PINS Wild NightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | Stereogum

    ... pop, giddy mid-'60s garage rock, jangling British indie-pop, gloomily sweeping dream-rock, trace elements of the Go-Go's and the Cramps and Lush and the Velvet Underground and the Dandy Warhols. These things all tend to pair well together, and the ...


  17. Mutual fans Franz Ferdinand and Sparks team for 'FFS' album and tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... with "Music That You Can Dance To" and "Cool Places," a hit single and video collaboration with Jane Wiedlin of the Go-Go's. The group spent much of the '90s exploring facets of dance and pop music before largely abandoning the conventional rock ...


  18. Sparks: The true godfathers of free-form, eclectic modern rockRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | Salon

    ... Love" and the title track to their 11th album, "Angst in My Pants." MTV played the hell out of Sparks' duet with the Go-Go's Jane Wiedlin, "Cool Places," but mainstream success in America continued to elude them. Ultimately, however, the Maels had ...


  19. "I'm in the fucking band!"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | The F-Word Blog

    A new set of punk grrrl heroines from Boston, the band Tomboy have been around on the US underground scene for a couple of years now. A four-piece comprised of Ali , Hanna, Madeline and Meghan, their debut EP Sweetie is currently being streamed by US website The Le Sigh , and is due for release in the UK soon.


  20. Belinda Carlisle to headline 2015 Capital City PrideFestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 7 |

    ... outside The Garden Nightclub on Saturday at 9:15 p.m. The singer rose to superstardom as the lead singer of The Go-Go's in the early Eighties. One of the most successful all-female bands of all-time, the Go-Go's sold over 7 million records in their ...