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  1. Tractor pulls, barnyard animals on tap for Woodstock FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... Belinda Carlisle is expected to sing songs from her days as lead singer for the chart-topping all-female band The Go-Go's (whose hits include “We Got the Beat,” “Our Lips Our Sealed,” “Vacation” and ...

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  2. 6amGood Morning BritainRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Radio Times

    Matt Damon talks to Ross King about his new film The Martian and Belinda Carlisle chats about her singing career as a member of the Go-Go's and a solo artist ahead of her new singles collection and tour.

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  3. BluebonnetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Houston Press

    Every rocker needs a good denim jacket, and the Bluebonnets adorn theirs with patches representing rock's best decades - '60s garage, '70s punk and glam, '80s New Wave and '90s grunge.

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  4. The Go-Go's' Biggest Billboard HitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | Billboard

    In honor of Belinda Carlisle's birthday, we rank the biggest Hot 100 hits by the Go-Go's and members Carlisle and Jane Wiedlin. Happy birthday, Belinda Carlisle! The diva and main lead singer of the Go-Go's was born Aug. 17, 1958.

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  5. August 17 celebrity birthdaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | KFVS12

    She was the lead singer on the Go-Go's. As a solo artist her hits include "Heaven is a Place on Earth" and "Mad About You."

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  6. Belinda Carlisle at the Event Center at River SpiritRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | KRAV-FM Tulsa

    Belinda Carlisle, lead vocalist for The Go-Go's, is currently touring with a set list packed with hits from her time with the group as well as her successful solo career. She is scheduled to perform at 7 p.m. Friday, September 4 at the Event Center at River Spirit .

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  7. Tame Impala, Wilco, Veruca SaltRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Colorado Springs Independent

    ... most consistent of the lot. Its 14 tracks offer all the raunchy power of L7, with a pop sensibility suggesting The Go-Go's or B-52s. When you name an opening track "The Gospel According to St. Me," the irony is self-evident, and Nina Gordon and ...

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  8. Yes, I Think We've Met BeforeRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Brew Crew Ball

    Last week I was in San Francisco for a conference. On Sunday, my wife and I went to Oakland and saw an old friend.

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  9. Musikfest news and notes: Real seats on Steel Stage bleachers, a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | The Morning Call

    ... the former also was a '70s song.) The band did nice versions of real '80s songs - Scandal's "Goodbye to You" and The Go-Go's "We Got the Beat." Duran Duran crowd size: Interesting to see the band sold an official 4,489 tickets in less than two ...

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  10. First Listen: Grace Potter, 'Midnight'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | National Public Radio

    All hail pop rock! Few categories in contemporary music are more maligned, yet what resides within this one can be tremendously energizing, adventurous and fun. The term "pop rock" affixes itself to all kinds of things - new-wave songs by women celebrating the weekend, like the Go-Go's "We Got The Beat"; boy-band charmers with a little extra kick, like One Direction's "Little Black Dress"; dance songs with guitars, like Donna Summer 's "Bad Girls"; stuff by guitar bands that takes an open-minded turn, like Def Leppard's "Pour Some Sugar On Me."

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  11. Ike Holter's Hit the Wall to Make West Coast Debut at la LGBT Center This FallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... band, and original music by Anna Waronker (former singer for That Dog) and Charlotte Caffey (guitarist for The Go-Go's), Hit the Wall will play three previews on September 15, 16, and 17, and opening is set for Friday, September 18 at 8pm. Hit the ...

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  12. The List: A movie, a book and a song that say 'summer vacation'Read the original story

    Aug 2, 2015 | Seattle Times

    ... four decades. It's a "sprawling, marvelously inventive novel," writes Associated Press reviewer Ann Levin . The Go-Go's bottled the essence of teen summer in this perfect, 3-minute pop song, back in 1982: "A week without you/thought I'd forget/Two ...

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  13. 'A Shot of Whisky' a documentary on legendary Whisky a Go-GoRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2015 | Examiner.com

    On July 11, a documentary about the legendary Sunset Strip nightclub, "A Shot of Whisky", premiered at the Galway Film Fleadh 2015. The film was screened to a full house and received a critically acclaimed review of the film.

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  14. Charli XCX kicks off tour at San Diego's Observatory North Park TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... is heavily influenced by the female fronted bands of the 80's like Joan Jett and the Blackhearts , Blondie , The Go-Go's and The Bangles . In interviews Charli has mentioned Madonna , David Bowie , Siouxsie Sioux and the Spice Girls among others. ...

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  15. I E S 1 5 - The Indie Entertainment Summit For 2015 Is All Set For August 5-8 In L.a.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2015 | Mi2n

    IES ACCLAIMED SERIES OF CUTTING EDGE SEMINARS, WORKSHOPS, KEYNOTES BY INDUSTRY LEADERS & IES HONORS EVENTS INDUCTING QUINCY JONES, SMOKEY ROBINSON, BOB MARLEY, METALLICA, ROCKERS LEMMY & MOTORHEAD, THE RAMONES, THE RUNAWAYS, & THE POLICE IN 40th Anniversaries, SLASH, N.W.A MOVIE TRIBUTE TO DR.DRE, ICE CUBE, DJ YELLA, REN, SPECIAL P-FUNK INDUCTION WITH GEORGE CLINTON, BOOTSY COLLINS & P-FUNK ALUMNI, & TRIBUTE TO UPTOWN RECORDS WITH MARY J BLIGE, FATHER MC, JODECI, ANDRE HARRELL & TRIBUTE TO HEAVY D & JACO PASTORIUS The annual IES - INDIE ENTERTAINMENT SUMMIT runs from the amazing IES INAUGURATION Wednesday August 5 through the IES GEAR & TECH EXPO Saturday August 8 in the NoHo Arts District part of L.A..

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  16. The Mekons to play free show in Rehoboth BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | Cape Gazette

    The Mekons will bring their blend of decades' worth of punk rock, alt-country-folk to Rehoboth Beach at 10 p.m., Saturday, July 18, with a free show at Dogfish Head Brewings & Eats. Langford and the eight-person band will be right at home when they hit Rehoboth Beach's Dogfish Head Brewings & Eats for a free show Saturday, July 18. "The craft brewery thing is parallel to punk - it's against the big breweries," Langford said as he paused while driving to a gig in Wisconsin this week.

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  17. RedlandsCOMMUNITY NOTES: Go-Go's cover band to perform, moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | The Press-Enterprise

    A news release from Make-A-Wish says Tristan was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia in 2014, which prevented him from playing swimming, one of his favorite hobbies. It says Tristan began dreaming of going to Hawaii several years ago after some family friends moved there and shared their island experiences with him.

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  18. Brookfield Bassist Fronting Les Paul Trio's Intimate Town Hall SetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2015 | The Newtown Bee

    ... have Connecticut's own Tina Weymouth from Talking Heads; Sonic Youth's Kim Gordon; Cathy Valentine, formerly of The Go-Go's; certainly Smashing Pumpkins' D'arcy Wretzky; The Pixies' Kim Deal; and Jeff Beck's long, tall and wickedly talented Tal ...

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  19. The Jackie Fox rape disclosure shows we still have a lot to learnRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2015 | Boing Boing

    This article contains no "trigger warning," because it is about rape, which happens every 107 seconds in America. That's like everyone in the entire city of Pittsburgh getting raped once a year.

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  20. 10 Musicians You Didn't Know Doubled As Comic Book CreatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2015 | MTV

    ... that details an eternal struggle of good against evil. Who wins? The clues are all in the songs , man! After The Go-Go's said goodbye five years ago, guitarist Jane Wiedlin picked up another pursuit: starring in her own comic series as a ...

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