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

    8 hrs ago | 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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  2. Charli XCX kicks off tour at San Diego's Observatory North Park TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | 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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  3. 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

    Saturday Jul 18 | 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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  4. The Mekons to play free show in Rehoboth BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | 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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  5. RedlandsCOMMUNITY NOTES: Go-Go's cover band to perform, moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | 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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  6. Brookfield Bassist Fronting Les Paul Trio's Intimate Town Hall SetRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 11 | 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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  7. The Jackie Fox rape disclosure shows we still have a lot to learnRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | 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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  8. 10 Musicians You Didn't Know Doubled As Comic Book CreatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | 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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  9. Swirlies Read MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 12 | Metro Times

    Formed from the shell of a Go-Go's cover band named Raspberry Bang (featuring the inimitable Rusty Nails), Swirlies began their life in Boston/Cambridge, MA in the summer of 1990. Reunited and it feels so good.

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  10. Annual Pacific Pride Festival Adds Marriage Equality As Reason to CelebrateRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 11 | Noozhawk

    ... Drag Race contestants, international pop sensation J. Carson and headliner Belinda Carlisle , lead singer of the The Go-Go's . People from all walks of life were invited to join 19 local faith groups gathering at the Santa Barbara County Courthouse ...

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  11. Former Go-Go's gal Belinda Carlisle headlines Pride in the PlazaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | New Times SLO

    ... main stage, followed by headliner Belinda Carlisle at 5 p.m. Let's talk about that headliner! Carlisle fronted The Go-Go's, who formed in 1978 and were the first all-female band that wrote their own songs and played their own instruments to top the ...

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  12. Packing tapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | NewsReview.com

    "I still remember my favorite video store back in Santa Cruz," recalled artist and songwriter Nick Minor. "Our generation is going to be the last one that remembers VHS tapes and video stores."

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

    Friday Jul 3 | 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.

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  14. 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.

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  15. 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.

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

    Jul 1, 2015 | 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.

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

    Jun 26, 2015 | 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.

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

    Jun 23, 2015 | 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.

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

    Jun 23, 2015 | 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 ...

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

    Jun 22, 2015 | 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.

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