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  1. Mythical, Magical, TacocatRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Eugene Weekly

    ... power chords, upbeat tempos and sunshine-y harmonies - dispatches from a happy place where everyone pogos to The Go-Go's in old Weezer Blue Album t-shirts. "Beautiful Seattle, fall into the sea," sings charismatic, usually neon-color-haired vocalist ...

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  2. John Doe, out from under the big black sunRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Best of New Orleans

    ... Carol Burnett.) "Carol Burnett, for God's sakes. Shit." For Under the Big Black Sun , Doe enlisted X's Cervenka, The Go-Go's Jane Wiedlin and Charlotte Caffey, Minutemen's Mike Watt and other artists, scene regulars and writers to share revealing ...

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  3. Go-Go's Musical Has Got the Beat! Tom Kitt, Spencer Liff & More...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Broadway

    Our lips aren't sealed on this news! As previously announced , Head Over Heels , a musical featuring the songs of 1980s girl group the Go-Go's, is in the works; Gwyneth Paltrow is producing and Tony winner Michael Mayer is at the helm of the Jeff Whitty-penned production. A recent workshop included music arrangements and supervision from Pulitzer Prize and Tony winner Tom Kitt as well as choreography from Spencer Liff, whose recent Broadway projects include Falsettos and the Deaf West revival of Spring Awakening .

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  4. X's John Doe Reflects on L.A.'s Place In Punk History & the Benefits of Having 'A Small Dream'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Billboard

    ... Under the Big Black Sun is a great book and a superb audiobook, with everyone from Henry Rollins to members of The Go-Go's to Pleasant Gehman narrating their chapters (listening to X's Cervenka dismiss '70s rock gods as man-children playing on ...

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  5. Bleached releasing new EP & zine 'Can You Deal' (listen),...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Brooklynvegan

    Bleached have a new EP, Can You Deal? , which will be out March 3 via Dead Oceans. You can stream the title track below.

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  6. Bleached - "Can You Deal?"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Stereogum

    Los Angeles garage-punk trio Bleached are following up last year's triumphant Welcome The Worms with a new EP called Can You Deal? The EP will be accompanied by a zine, also titled Can You Deal? , featuring essays, art, and poetry from people like Hayley Williams, Tegan Quin, Liz Phair, Alice Glass, and Julien Baker. All proceeds from the zine will go to Planned Parenthood.

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  7. Manifest Pussy: Why don't we just let Shakina Nayfack speak for us all?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 29 | Salon

    A transgender activist has seized the pussy agenda with both hands. Let's let her run with it for awhile At first glance, Shakina Nayfack's shaved head appears naked without the platinum weave she usually wears to play Lola - the radical trans waitress on Hulu's Difficult People."

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  8. Cyndi Lauper criticizes Madonna's Women's March speecHRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | Daily Mail

    ... Stewart's 2012 autobiography in which he described losing a cocaine-snorting competition to Belinda Carlisle and The Go-Go's. Cohen then referenced the autobiography again and asked Stewart if he still felt he has a better voice than Mick Jagger. ...

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  9. For Those About to Rock...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Bonfire is the quintessential tribute to the early music of AC/DC. With hard-rocking, spot-on sound, they are selling out shows and rocking audiences out of their seats all across the U.S., including at San Diego's prestigious House of Blues.

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  10. Whisky a Go Go's famed neon sign set for auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | The China Post

    A bright neon piece of rock 'n' roll history is going up for auction - a marquee from the legendary Los Angeles club, Whisky a Go Go. The 13-foot sign, with letters alight in bright pink, adorned the West Hollywood club in the '80s and '90s, during the heyday of punk, new wave and grunge.

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  11. This week's 5 best bets for nightlife in Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... Yard at Topgolf . Joining Jane Lee Hooker will be the Bluebonnets, fronted by Kathy Valentine, ex-bassist for the Go-Go's. The free show starts at 7 p.m.. Check out beats by DJ and music producer Getter on Wednesday at Surrender Nightclub . Doors ...

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  12. CHS Pics | Sanctuary at St. Mark'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | Capitol Hill Blog

    Born into the painful years following the Great Depression, Capitol Hill's St. Mark's Cathedral has helped provide a space for shelter and contemplation during hard times before. Sanctuary , a new artwork woven through with pop culture and politics was installed earlier this Inauguration Week and now hangs the length of the Cathedral Nave's southeast pillar: Through woven texts, sheet music, DVDs, and archival documents affixed to the textile's face, the work integrates popular and sacred music, a supernatural soap opera, and records of gay politics, sexuality, and culture in Seattle.

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  13. Singer Belinda Carlisle brings anniversary tour to cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | Salisbury Journal

    ... of material. She rose to fame in the early 1980's where she gained worldwide fame as the lead vocalist of the Go-Go's. Carlisle went on to have a successful solo career with hits such as Mad About You,Circle in the Sand, Leave a Light On, Runaway ...

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  14. Review: The Regrettes' debut a fun, snarky pop-punk debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | The Daily Gazette

    The Regrettes were a band that flitted on and off my musical radar a few times in 2016. The Los Angeles quartet released five singles last year.

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  15. Popstar Belinda Carlisle set to perform Norwich gigRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | Eastern Daily Press

    ... On Earth album along with other songs. In the early 1980s she gained worldwide fame as the lead vocalist of the Go-Go's before going on to have a successful solo career with hits including Mad About You, I Get Weak, Runaway Horses, We Want The Same ...

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  16. It happened on this dayRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2017 | Eastwood Advertiser

    1900 - Edith Frank, the German-Dutch mother of Anne Frank is born. She died from starvation at the Auschwitz concentration camp in January 1945, aged 44; 1902 - Olympic champion athlete Eric Liddell, whose story featured in the Oscar-winning film Chariots of Fire, is born.

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  17. Grandmothers for Africa planning benefit concert on Jan. 19 at the LakesideRead the original story

    Jan 5, 2017 | Penticton Herald

    Planning is well under way and registration open for the Skaha Lake Ultra Swim, which is being resurrected after a 13-year absence. Planning is well under way and registration open for the Skaha Lake Ultra Swim, which is being resurrected after a 13-year absence.

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  18. Start Off the New Year with Limited-Edition Vinyl from Foreigner, The Cars, Yes & MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | KTGL-FM Lincoln

    ... High , which features songs by Jackson Browne , Joe Walsh , Don Henley , Timothy B. Schmidt , Sammy Hagar , The Go-Go's , Don Felder , Billy Squier , Graham Nash , Stevie Nicks and more. The "Start Your Ear Off Right" releases hit stores starting ...

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  19. The Deft Fingerpicking and Odd-Tuning Riffage of Stephen StillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | Guitar World

    Stephen Stills' status as a rock legend stems just as much from his singing and songwriting contributions in Buffalo Springfield, Crosby, Stills & Nash and his own solo work as it does from his innovative acoustic and electric guitar offerings. A hybrid stylist steeped in rock, blues, gospel, Latin, country and folk, Stills' unique acoustic approach mixes a variety of fingerpicking techniques, a distinctive tone, and assorted odd tunings-one of which comprises only the notes E and B! He counts Joe Bonamassa, Ray LaMontagne and Kenny Wayne Shepherd as some of his many guitar celebrity fans.

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  20. This day in history: Aretha Franklin inducted into Rock and Roll Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | Metro Times

    ... eligible for induction once their first album has been released for 25 years. Where is Carole King's induction? The Go-Go's? Hole? Janet Jackson? Cyndi Lauper? Angel from up above Dolly Parton?! You get the point. Below is a video of Aretha's ...

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